Imad Mahgoub, PI; Student: Hamid Akbarian
Unauthorized use of cellular communication can put people’s safety at risk as in illegal use of cell phones in prisons.
Texting while driving
It can also cause distractions, which may be fatal as in the case of texting while driving. The goal is to research cost-effective solutions for selective blocking of cellular communication (voice and data) in a specific area where only authorized users can send or receive voice and data. The solutions have to cater to the different existing voice and data protocols and needs to address relevant legal and privacy issues.