Mahshid Mehrabi

M.Sc. Mahshid Mehrabi

PhD Researcher

Mahshid Mehrabi is a Ph.D. student at the “Deutsche Telekom Chair of Communication Networks” at TU Dresden, working on the EU project SECRET. She has been working with the chair since March 2018.
She received her Bachelor and Master Degree in Electrical Engineering from Zanjan and Amirkabir university of technology (Tehran polytechnic), respectively. During her Master period, she developed deep interests in research on Wireless Communication Networks. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD on the topic of Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) at TU Dresden and her main interests are offloading schemes and content caching. She served as a reviewer for different conferences and journals including IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials and IEEE Communications Standards Magazine.


Phone: +49 351 463-32234

Research Interests

  • Mobile Edge Computing
  • Computation offloading
  • Device to Device communication (D2D)
  • Cooperative communication systems
  • Wireless Sensor Networks



Mahshid Mehrabi; Dongho You; Vincent Latzko; Hani Salah; Martin Reisslein; Frank H. P. Fitzek

Device-Enhanced MEC: Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) Aided by End Device Computation and Caching: A Survey Journal Article

IEEE Access, 2019.


Mahshid Mehrabi; Hani Salah; Frank H. P. Fitzek

A Survey on Mobility Management for MEC-enabled Systems Inproceedings

IEEE 5G World Forum's Secret Workshop, Dresden, Germany, 2019.


Dongho You; Tung V. Doan; Roberto Torre; Mahshid Mehrabi; Alexander Kropp; Hani Salah; Vu Nguyen; Giang T. Nguyen; Frank H. P. Fitzek

Fog Computing as an Enabler for Immersive Media: Service Scenarios and Research Opportunities Journal Article

IEEE Access, 2019.



Mahshid Mehrabi; Hassan Taheri; Pooria Taghdiri

An improved DV-Hop localization algorithm based on evolutionary algorithms Journal Article

Telecommunication Systems, 64 (4), pp. 639–647, 2017.