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Fahim Kawsar

  • Director, Internet of Things Research
  • Bell Labs
  • 68PublicationsNumber of items in Fahim's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 8Followers


Dr. Fahim Kawsar leads the Internet of Things research activity at Bell Labs. His current work focuses on building human centred software architectures, applications and interaction tools with awareness technologies (sensor-actuator-perception algorithm) in the cross-section of Ubiquitous Computing and Human Computer Interaction. He has a keen interest in understanding what aspects of system infrastructure can be part of the user experience and what design and interaction rationales lead to such system. Fahim's work has been published widely in international books and journals, presented at conferences across the world and has had projects commissioned. Fahim has a PhD in Computer Science from Waseda University, has worked before at Nokia Research, and Lancaster University.

Recent publications

  • Informing the design of situated glyphs for a care facility

    • Vermeulen J
    • Kawsar F
    • Simeone A
    • et al.
  • Prototyping Smart Objects for the Mass

    • Vanderhulst G
    • Kawsar F
    • Criel J
    • et al.

Professional experience

Director, Internet of Things Research

Bell Labs

November 2010 - Present

PostDoc Researcher

Department of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University

January 2009 - July 2011(3 years)

Researcher (Part-Mode)

Nokia Research Center

September 2004 - September 2006(2 years)


PhD and M.Engg

Department of Computer Science, Waseda University

April 2004 - March 2009(5 years)

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