Qahhar has a PhD in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia. In 2005, he migrated to Australia on skilled-independent visa. He has 15 years tertiary teaching experience and 10 years industrial experience in communications, computer system engineering and computer networking in Kurdistan, Australia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Mr Qadir has a number of professional certificates including
the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Network
Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE), Microsoft
Certified System Administrator (MCSA). He also holds a certificate in
E-Government from the Maastricht School of Management and is the Cisco
certified academic instructor.
He has published in well regarded journals such as the IEEE Transaction on Multimedia and he is an organising committee of the International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference ITNAC and a technical program committee for a number of International conferences.
He is the recipient of a number of international scholarships such as APA from Australia, MENA from the Netherlands, IRPA from Malaysia. He is a member of Kurdistan Engineers Union, IEEE, Engineers Australian, Australian Computer Society, Engineers Canada.
He joined UKH in 2017.
9/2014 – 12/2017 Lecturer at USQ, Toowoomba, Australia.
2/2012 – 9/2014 Associate Lecturer at USQ, Toowoomba, Australia.
10/2008 – 2/2012 Assistant Lecturer, IT Manager and Cisco Instructor at Salahaddin University, Hawler, Kurdistan Region.
1/2006 – 8/2007 IT Administrator at Australian Brushware Corporation, Melbourne, Australia.
15/3/2006 – 26/3/2006 Network Engineer for the Melbourne2006 Commonwealth Games at BCAIT, Melbourne, Australia.
11/2005 – 1/2006 IT Support at the Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Australia.
M., Q., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “A QoE-Aware Cross-Layer
Architecture for Video Streaming Services", Computer
M., Q., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “A novel traffic rate
measurement algorithm for QoE-aware video admission control",
IEEE Transaction on Multimedia, Vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 711-722,
M., Q., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “The probability
relationship between videos instantaneous and average aggregate
rates", Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 74,
no. 9, pp. 1-6, May 2015.
M., Q., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “Mechanisms for QoE
optimisation of video traffic: a review paper", International Journal of Information, Communication Technology and Applications,
Vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 1-18, March 2015.
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
Certificate in E-Government from MSM, the Netherlands
Local organising committee of International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ITNAC), http://www.itnac.org.au.
Qadir, S. and Kist, A. A., “Quality of experience enhancement through adapting sender bit rate", IEEE TENCON Spring Conference, Sydney, Australia, April 2013.
Qadir, S. and Kist, A. A., “Video-aware measurement-based admission control", IEEE ATNAC Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, November 2013.
Qadir, S., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “QoE-Aware Cross-Layer Architecture for Video Traffic over Internet", IEEE TENSYMP, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 2014.
Qadir, Q., Kist, A. A. and Zhang Z., “Optimization of Quality of Experience for Video Traffic", the 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications, Sydney, Australia, April 2015.
S Al-Irhayim, JA Zubairi, Q Mohammad, SA Latif, “Issues on voice over Diffserv/MPLS domain”, Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, November 2000.
S Al-Irhayim and Qahhar M. Qadir, “Implementing Per-EF Aggregate Admission Control at the ingress of a Diffserv domain”, International Conference on Information & Communication Technology (ICT 2004), Bangkok, Thailand, November 2004.