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Professor Alexander Kist

Professor Alexander Kist
Name Alexander Kist
Position Head of School (Mechanical and Electrical Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z444
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 5419
Extension 5419
Qualifications PhD RMIT
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Executive Support

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Distributed Computing not elsewhere classified ( 080599 )
  • Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 099999 )
  • Communications Technologies not elsewhere classified ( 100599 )
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Research interests
Computer Networking, Teletraffic Engineering, Network Optimisation, Quality of Experience, Energy Efficient Networking, Engineering Education

Professional memberships
Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - SMIEEE
Member, Engineers Australia - MIE(Aust)

Industry affiliations
Telecommunication Society of Australia (TSA)
Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AAEE)
American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

USQ Research affiliations

  • Computational Engineering and Science Research Centre (CESRC)

Currently teaching courses/programs
ELE3305 Computer Systems & Communications Protocols
ELE3914 Electrical and Electronic Practice D
ELE3915 Electrical and Electronic Practice E
ENG3902 Professional Practice 1
ENG4903 Professional Practice 2
ENG4111/ENG4112 Research Project

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
16 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
1 Years

Administrative responsibilities
School Coordinator (Learning and Teaching)

Research most notable
Maiti, A., Kist, A. A., & Maxwell, A. D. (2015). Real-time remote access laboratory with distributed and modular design. Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on, 62(6), 3607-3618.

Kist, A. A., & Aldraho, A. (2011). Dynamic topologies for sustainable and energy efficient traffic routing. Computer Networks, 55(9), 2271-2288.

Kist, A. A., Lloyd-Smith, B., & Harris, R. J. (2005). A simple IP flow blocking model. Performance Challenges for Efficient Next Generation Networks, 6, 355-364.

Kist, A. A., & Harris, R. J. (2003). SIP signalling delay in 3GPP Converged Networking (pp. 211-222): Springer US.

Publications in ePrints

Albdair, Mostfa and Addie, Ronald G. and Kist, Alexander (2019) Better Service from Understanding the Social Network Behaviour in the Internet. In: 2018 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON 2018), 28-31 Oct, 2018, Jeju, South Korea.

Kist, Alexander A. and Maiti, Ananda and Hills, Catherine and Maxwell, Andrew D. and Henke, Karsten and Wuttke, Dieter and Fath, Tobias (2019) Enabling remote PLC training using hardware models. In: 15th International Conference on Remote Engineering and Virtual Instrumentation (REV 2018): Smart Industry and Smart Education, 21-23 March 2018, Duesseldorf, Germany.

Hammer, Sara and Ayriss, Peter and Basson, MaritaORCID: and Batorowicz, BeataORCID: and Devine, Jo and Forbes, MelissaORCID: and Kist, Alexander and McCredie, Tessa and McCubbin, Amanda and Wade, Bill (2019) Integrating connectedness learning into institutional program review processes in an Australian regional university. In: Higher education and the future of graduate employability: a connectedness learning approach. Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 209-229. ISBN 978-1-78897-260-4

Kist, Alexander A. , ed. (2019) Undergraduate engineering and built environment project conference 2019: book of abstracts - Toowoomba, Australia, 23-27 September 2019. University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia.

Smith, Mark and Maiti, Ananda and Maxwell, Andrew D. and Kist, Alexander A. (2019) Using Unity 3D as the augmented reality framework for remote access laboratories. In: 15th International Conference on Remote Engineering and Virtual Instrumentation (REV 2018): Smart Industry and Smart Education, 21-23 March 2018, Duesseldorf, Germany.

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