Dr. Ammar Muthanna is an Associate Professor at the Department of Telecommunication networks and Head of SDN Laboratory. He received his B.Sc. (2009), M.Sc. (2011) and as well as Ph.D. (2016) degrees from Saint – Petersburg State University of Telecommunications. 2017-2019 he worked as Postdoctoral Researcher at RUDN University. In 2012 and 2013, he took part in the Erasmus student Program with the Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana and in 2014 he was visitor researcher at Tampere University, Finland. His area of research includes, wireless communications, 5G/6G cellular systems, IoT applications, Edge computing and software defined networking.