JOURNAL PAPERS

  1. K. Gideon, C.N. Nyirenda, C.N. Temaneh, Echo State Network based Radio Signal Strength Prediction for Wireless Communication in Northern Namibia, IET Communications, 2017, DOI: 10.1049/iet-com.2016.1290.
  2. E. Hamatwi, C.N. Nyirenda, and I.E. Davidson, Optimization of a Hybrid PV-Diesel System for Rural Application: The Case of Oluundje Village, Namibia, International Science and Technology Journal of Namibia (ISTJN), Vol. 8, pp. 117-133, 2016.
  3. J.M. Mohale, M. R. Handura, T.O. Olwal, and C.N. Nyirenda, Feasibility study of Free Space Optical Communication for South Africa, Optical Engineering, 0001;55(5):056108. doi:10.1117/1.OE.55.5.056108, 2016.
  4. M.R. Handura, K.M. Ndjavera, C.N. Nyirenda, and T. O. Olwal, Determining the Feasibility of Free Space Optical Communication in Namibia Optics Communication, Volume 366, pages 425-430, ISSN 0030-4018, May 2016.
  5. J. Hong, S. Kawakami, C.N. Nyirenda, and T. Ohtsuki, Array Antenna based Localization Using Spatial Smoothing Processing, Special Issue on Future Directions on Computing and Networking Communications (JCM, ISSN 1796-2021), 2012.
  6. C.N. Nyirenda, F. Dong, and K. Hirota, Distance Based Triggering and Dynamic Sampling Rate Estimation for Fuzzy Systems in Communication Networks, International Journal of Computers, Communications & Control, Vol.6, No.3, pp.433-444, September 2011.
  7. C.N. Nyirenda, D.S. Dawoud, F. Dong, M. Negnevitsky, and K. Hirota, A Fuzzy Multiobjective Particle Swarm Optimized TS Fuzzy Logic Congestion Controller for Wireless Local Area Networks, Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics (JACIII), Vol.15, No.1, pp. 41-54, January 2011.
  8. C.N. Nyirenda and D.S. Dawoud, Self-Organization in a Particle Swarm Optimized Fuzzy Logic Congestion Detection Mechanism for IP Networks, Scientia Iranica, International Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 15, No. 6, pp. 589-604, December 2008.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  1. A. Salom, C. N. Nyirenda, and T.O. Olwal, BER Performance for Feasible FSOC Deployment in Namibia and South Africa , IST-Africa Conference, Windhoek, Namibia, May 31-June 2, 2017.
  2. J. Kemba and C. N. Nyirenda, “Leakage Detection in Tsumeb East WaterDistribution Network using EPANET And Support Vector Regression , IST-Africa Conference, Windhoek, Namibia, May 31-June 2, 2017.
  3. K. Gideon, C.N. Nyirenda, and C.N. Temaneh, “Radio Strength Prediction using Echo State Networks”, 7th International Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Industrial Applications (ISCIIA2016), Beijing, China, pp. 1-6, November 3-6, 2016.
  4. C.N. Nyirenda, P. Makwara, and L.N. Shitumbapo, “Particle Swarm Optimization based Placement of Data Acquisition Points in a Smart Water Metering Network”, SAI Intelligent Systems Conference 2016, London, UK, September 21-22, 2016.
  5. C.N. Nyirenda, I.T. Nyandowe, and L.N. Shitumbapo, “A Comparison of the Collection Tree Protocol (CTP) and AODV Routing Protocols for a Smart Water Metering Network in Tsumeb, Namibia”, IST-Africa Conference, Durban, South Africa, May 11-13, 2016.
  6. L.N. Shitumbapo and C.N. Nyirenda , “Simulation of a Smart Water Metering Network in Tsumeb East, Namibia”, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Network and Computer Communication (ETNCC 2015), Windhoek, Namibia, pp. 44 – 49, May 17-20, 2015.
  7. F.S. Shafuda and C.N. Nyirenda , “A Fuzzy Metric for Collection Tree Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Network and Computer Communication (ETNCC 2015) Windhoek, Namibia, pp.50 – 55, May 17-20, 2015.
  8. C. N. Nyirenda, T. Ohtsuki, N. Kato, and M. Ueda, A Hierarchical Reservoir Computing Technique for Position Classification based on Signal Subspace features, In proc. of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers General Conference, Okayama, Japan, March 1-3, 2012.
  9. C.N. Nyirenda, F. Dong, and K. Hirota, A Preference-enhanced Multi-objective SIRMs Fuzzy Diffusion Routing Mechanism for Wireless Networked Control Systems, In proceedings of the International Workshop on Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics (IWACIII 2011),Suzhou, China, Nov. 19-23, 2011. [Best Presentation Award]
  10.  C.N. Nyirenda, F. Dong, and K. Hirota, Performance Evaluation of the Fuzzy Logic Congestion Detection Mechanism in Networked Control Systems, In proceedings of the World Conference on Soft Computing (WConSC 2011), San Francisco, USA, May 23-26, 2011.
  11. C.N. Nyirenda, F. Dong, and K. Hirota, Euclidean Distance Based Triggering of Fuzzy Systems in Communication Networks, In proceedings of the International Symposium on Intelligent Systems (iFAN 2010),Tokyo, Japan, 25-26 September 2010.
  12.  C.N. Nyirenda, F. Dong, and K. Hirota, Reverse Traffic Reduction in Fuzzy Logic Congestion based Dual Explicit Congestion Notification Mechanism in Satellite TCP/IP Networks, In proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics (ISCIII 2009), Egypt, pp. 45 – 50, 21-25 October 2009.
  13. C.N. Nyirenda and D.S. Dawoud, Fuzzy Logic Congestion Control in IEEE 802.11 Wireless Local Area Networks: A Performance Evaluation, In proceedings of IEEE AFRICON 2007, Namibia, South Africa, pp. 1 – 7, 26-29 September 2007.
  14. C.N. Nyirenda and D.S. Dawoud, A Fuzzy Logic Based Dual Explicit Congestion Control Mechanism for Satellite TCP/IP Networks, In proceedings of IEEE EUROCON 2007 , Warsaw, Poland, pp.1040 – 1045,7-9 September 2007.
  15. C.N. Nyirenda and D.S. Dawoud, Performance Evaluation of the Swarm Optimized Fuzzy Logic Congestion Detection Mechanism in Proportional Differentiated Services IP Networks, In Proceedings of Southern African Telecommunications Networks and Applications Conference (SATNAC 2006) , ISBN: 0-620-37042-4, Cape Town, South Africa, 3-6 September 2006.
  16. C.N. Nyirenda and D.S. Dawoud, Multi-objective Particle Swarm Optimization for Fuzzy Logic Based Active Queue Management, In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference in Fuzzy Systems as part of the 4th IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (IEEE WCCI 2006), Vancouver, BC, Canada, pp. 2231 – 2238, 16-21 July 2006.
  17. C.N. Nyirenda, Fuzzy Logic Congestion Control for TCP/IP Networks: A Dual Explicit Notification Mechanism, African Telecommunications Networks and Applications Conference (SATNAC) 2005 proceedings, ISBN: 0-620-34907-7, Champagne Sports, Drakensberg, South Africa, pp.419 – 424,11-14 September 2005.