CSP 545



Dr. Luay Tahat
Background Information

Dr. Tahat is a part time instructor and a member of a research team in the Computer Science Department at IIT. Dr. Tahat currently teaches CSP 545: Wireless Networking Technologies and Applications. This course presents the foundation of wireless technologies and examine state-of-the-art wireless systems and services.


Dr. Tahat is  a lead end–to-end solution architect  with more than 13 years of professional experience in mobile/fixed network solutions in Alcatel-Lucent and IBM corporation. He is a lead architect for a dual mode service solution for a wireless operator based on Internet Multimedia Subsystem (IMS). He has a master’s degree in computer science from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago and a Ph.D. in computer science from the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), also in Chicago. In his time at Alcatel-Lucent, Dr. Tahat has held several positions in software development, system engineering, and system architecture and has contributed to several areas in the fields of software engineering in the wireless industry. His research interests include software testing, software  maintenance, and wireless network solutions. The results of his research were published in several conference and Journals papers.