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Assoc Prof Alexander Kist

Assoc Prof Alexander Kist
Name Alexander Kist
Position Associate Professor (Telecommunications)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z303
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 5419
Extension 5419
Qualifications PhD RMIT
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Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Distributed Computing not elsewhere classified ( 080599 )
  • Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 099999 )
  • Communications Technologies not elsewhere classified ( 100599 )

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

Maiti, Ananda and Maxwell, Andrew and Kist, Alexander (2018) Comparison of QoS optimisation techniques in adaptive smart device peer-to-peer overlay networks. International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems. pp. 1-19. ISSN 1744-5760

Maiti, Ananda and Zutin, Danilo G. and Wuttke, Heinz-Dietrich and Henke, Karsten and Maxwell, Andrew D. and Kist, Alexander A. (2017) A framework for analyzing and evaluating architectures and control strategies in distributed remote laboratories. IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies. ISSN 1939-1382

Gray, James and Banhazi, Thomas M. and Kist, Alexander A. (2017) Wireless data management system for environmental monitoring in livestock buildings. Information Processing in Agriculture, 4 (1). pp. 1-17.

Qadir, Qahhar Muhammad and Kist, Alexander A. and Zhang, Zhongwei (2016) A quality of experience-aware cross-layer architecture for optimizing video streaming services. Computer Networks, 102. pp. 38-49. ISSN 1389-1286

Albion, Peter and Wu, Ting and Kist, Alexander A. and Orwin, Lindy and Maxwell, Andrew and Maiti, Ananda (2016) Alleviating pre-service teachers’ STEM anxiety through the use of remote access laboratories. In: Research highlights in technology and teacher education 2016. Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC USA, pp. 77-85. ISBN 978‐1‐939797‐26‐1

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