Full First Name(s)
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (2013, University of Aberdeen); MSc (2008, Uppsala University); MSc (2002, Nnamdi Azikiwe University); BSc (1998, Nnamdi Azikiwe University)
Brief Biography (English)

Celestine Iwendi is a Senior Member of IEEE, ACM Distinguished Speaker, Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, United Kingdom, visiting Professor with Coal City University Enugu, Nigeria, and Associate Professor with BCC of Central South University of Forestry and Technology, China. He completed his second master’s degree in communication Hardware and Microsystem Engineering at Uppsala University, Sweden, 2008, ranked under 100 in the world University ranking and obtained a PhD in Electronics at University of Aberdeen, UK in 2013.

He is a highly motivated researcher with a wireless sensor network security book, and over 100 publications. He has a strong teaching emphasis on communication, hands-on experience, willing-to-learn and 19 years technical expertise and teaches Engineering team Project, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Networks, Electronics, Cybersecurity, Distributed Systems, and Control Systems. He has developed operational, maintenance, and testing procedures for electronic products, components, equipment, and systems; provided technical support and instruction to staff and customers. He is a wireless sensor network and AI Chief Evangelist, researcher, Community developer, Philanthropist and an International speaker in many top conferences and webinar.

A Board Member of IEEE Sweden Section (2017 to date). He is the Editor of the international Journal of Engineering and Allied Disciplines 2015, Newsletter Editor, IEEE Sweden section- 2016-2018, Editor–in–Chief of Wireless Sensor Network Magazine, 2009, Committee Member, International Advisory Panel, International Conference on Marine, Ocean and Environmental Sciences and Technologies (MAROCENET) 2014-2016, Editor–in–Chief, Journal of Wireless Sensor Network, 2009, Advisory Board, International Journal of Innovative Computer Science and Engineering (IJICSE) 2013. He is the Co-chair of the special session on “Wireless Sensor Networks: Hardware/Software Design aspects for Industry” at the Prestigious International Conference of Industrial Technology (ICIT). His research focuses on Wireless Sensor Networks, Cybersecurity, Security of Things (SoT), Machine Learning, AI, Communication Controls, Internet of Things (IoT), Electromagnetic Machines, 5G Networks and Low Power Communication Protocols.

Job Title
Senior Lecturer
Primary Organisation
BCC of Centrral South University of Forestry and Technology
African Country
African Region
West Africa

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