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Lamia Chaari

Head of the team: Intelligent Networks and TELecommunication ProtocoLs for Emerging Communication Technologies (INTELLECT)

Address:Technopole of Sfax, PO Box 275, Sakiet Ezzit, 3021 Sfax - Tunisia
Phone:(+216) 74 863 042 - 74 863 044 / Fax: (+216) 74 863 041


Lamia CHAARI FOURATI is an associate professor at Computer Science and Multimedia Higher Institute She focused her research activities on conception and validation of new protocols and mechanisms for emerging networks technologies. Her research activities are related to digital telecommunication networks. She focused her research on applications that impact positively our society through the conception of innovative protocols and mechanisms for health monitoring, remote systems monitoring, the environmental control as well as energy-saving approaches. Her scientific publications have met the interest of the scientific community and her work has been published in a very good journal and conferences. Prof. Lamia CHAARI FOURATI is the laureate for the Kwame Nkrumah Regional Awards for women 2016 (North Africa Region).


  • A researcher at Laboratory of Electronic and Information Technology (LETI), Sfax National Engineering School (ENIS), SFAX University, TUNISIA.
    Sep 1997 -Dec 2016
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Computer science Department, Sfax National Engineering School (ENIS).
    Oct 1997 -Sep 2000
  • Assistant in telecommunication, Computer Science Department, faculty of Science, SFAX University.
    Sep 2000 -Sep 2004
  • Assistant Professor in telecommunication, at Computer science and multimedia higher institute (ISIMS).
    Sep 2004 -Dec 2012
  • Head of Multimedia & Computer Engineering Department
    Aug 2011 -Dec 2017
  • Associate Professor in telecommunication, Department of Multimedia & Computer Engineering at Computer Science and Multimedia Higher Institute (ISIMS), SFAX University
    Dec 2012 -Jun 2018
  • A researcher at Laboratory of Technologies for Smart Systems (LT2S), Digital Research Center of Sfax, TUNISIA.
    Jan 2017 - Now
  • Professor in telecommunication, Department of Multimedia & Computer Engineering at Computer Science and Multimedia Higher Institute (ISIMS), SFAX University
    Jun 2018 - Now
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  • - Wireless Body Area Network (WBAN): MAC Protocols, Quality of Services Provisioning, Routing Protocol, Localization and security.
  • -Wireless Networks mechanisms (MAC, Quality of Services Provisioning) related to 802.11n, 802.11ac and 802.11aa.
  • - Vehicular Area Network, Internet of Vehicles (IoV), Smart Connected Cars (SCC)
  • - Remote Wireless Sensor Systems.
  • - Broadband Wireless Access, WiMAX: admission control mechanisms, QoS.
  • - Internet of Thing and M2M communications.
  • - Information Centric Network.
  • - Software Defined Network.
  • - UAV, FANET
  • - Ambient Intelligence
  • - Cloud Computing, Virtualisation, fog computing
  • - 5 Generation, C-RAN
  • - Healthcare Systems
  • - Sustainable development
  • - Green Computing
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  • conference paper Mekki Tesnim, Jmal Rihab, Chaari Lamia, Jabri Issam, Rachedi Abderrezak, Vehicular Fog Resource Allocation Scheme: A Multi-Objective Optimization based Approach, conference paper, 2020. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Rezgui Jihene, Hbaieb Amal, Chaari Lamia, Maryland Julien, Traffic Sign Recognition Using Neural Networks Useful for Autonomous Vehicles, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • Article Mohamed Saifeddine Hadj Sassi, Faiza Ghozzi Jedidi, Lamia Chaari Fourati, A New Architecture for Cognitive Internet of Things and Big Data, Article, volume 159, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Hentati Aicha Idriss, Fourati Lamia Chaari, Framework For UAV Mobile Object Tracking based on UE4SIM, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper HADJ SASSI M. Saifeddine, CHAARI FOURATI Lamia, GHOZZI JEDIDI Faiza, Business Information Architecture for Big Data and Internet of Things, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Saddoud Ahlem, Doghri Wael, Charfi Emna, Fourati Lamia Chaari, 5G Dynamic Borrowing Scheduler for IoT communications, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper HADJ SASSI M. Saifeddine, GHOZZI JEDIDI Faiza, CHAARI FOURATI Lamia, Computer-Aided Software Engineering (CASE) Tool for Big Data and IoT Architecture, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper TITI Sondes, ELHADJ Hadda BEN, CHAARI Lamia, An ontology-based healthcare monitoring system in the Internet of Things, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Hbaieb Amal, Rezgui Jihene, Chaari Lamia, Pedestrian Detection for Autonomous Driving within Cooperative Communication System, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Abdelhafidh Maroua, Fourati Mohamed, Fourati Lamia Chaari, ben Mnaouer Adel, Zid Mokhtar, Novel Data Preprocessing Algorithm for WSN Lifetime Maximization in Water Pipeline Monitoring System, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Rhaiem Olfa Ben, Fourati Lamia Chaari, Ajib Wessam, Multi-segment cooperative transmission of scalable video streaming over vehicular networks, conference paper, 2019. [bibtex] [doi]
  • Article Rihab Maaloul, Lamia Chaari, Bernard Cousin, Energy saving in carrier-grade networks: A survey, Article, volume 55, 2018. [bibtex] [doi]
  • Article Charfi Emna, Chaari Lamia, Ben Hlima Souha, Kammoun Lotfi, Multi-User Access Mechanism with Intra-Access Categories Differentiation for IEEE 802.11ac Wireless Local Area Networks, Article, Kluwer Academic Publishers, volume 64, 2017. [bibtex] [doi]
  • Article Rihab Jmal, Lamia Chaari Fourati, An OpenFlow Architecture for Managing Content-Centric-Network (OFAM-CCN) based on popularity caching strategy, Article, volume 51, 2017. [bibtex] [doi]
  • Article Manirabona Audace, Fourati Lamia Chaari, Boudjit Sa\^adi, Investigation on Healthcare Monitoring Systems: Innovative Services and Applications, Article, IGI Global, volume 8, 2017. [bibtex] [doi]
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  • Preparatory cycle for the engineering study, Preparatory Institute For Engineering Study at SFAX UNIVERSITY.
    Sep 1991 -Jun 1993
  • Electrical Engineering degree, ENIS. Ranked first during my engineering study.
    Sep 1993 -Jun 1997
  • Master degree in electronic (option : telecommunications), ENIS Master Thesis title: Hardware Implementation of FDDI Transmitter.
    Sep 1997 -Dec 1998
  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering , ENIS, SFAX University Dissertation title: Study And Conception of A Electric Vehicle Piloting System Based on Controller Area Network Communications.
    Jan 1999 -Mar 2004
  • HDR degree (The ability for supervising research activities) in telecommunication field from Sfax National engineering School in 2011. Research subject: Study And Conception Of Mechanism For Enhancing The Performances Of Communica
    Jul 2011 -Jul 2011
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