I have a keen interest in networking and network security and, to keep the balance, I am a member and past president of the Rotary club of Sunderland and a qualified karate instructor.
Teaching and supervision
- MSc Telecommunications Engineering
- MSc Network Systems
- MSc Cybersecurity
- BSc Network Systems
- BSc Information Communication Technology
- Degree Apprenticeship
- Telecommunications (Level 6)
- Digital Telephony (Level 7)
- Local and Wide Area Networks (Level 7)
- Network Infrastructure (Level 7)
- Network Security (Level 5)
Research interests for potential research students
- Wireless Asset Tracking
- Mobile Ad-hoc NETworks (MANET's)
A. Ochang, Paschal, Irving, Philip and O. Ofem, Paulinus (2016) Research on Wireless Network Security Awareness of Average Users. International Journal of Wireless and Microwave Technologies, 6 (2). pp. 21-29. ISSN 2076-1449
Irving, Philip and Ochang, Pascal A (2016) Evolutionary Analysis of GSM, UMTS and LTE Mobile Network Architectures. World Scientific News, 54. pp. 27-39. ISSN 2392-2192
Irving, Philip (2003) Barriers and Challengers to Ecommerce. International Journal of e-Business Strategy Management, 4 (3). pp. 179-190. ISSN 14670305
Irving, Philip (1996) Problems in developing expert systems for fire investigation (lead author). Fire Safety by Design.
Irving, Philip (1995) Application of expert systems and machine learning in fire investigation (lead author). Eurofire.
Irving, Philip (2005) Unit 4 Systems design and installation. In: GCE Applied ICT. Lexden Publishing. ISBN 1904995195
Irving, Philip (2005) Unit 6 Technical support. In: GCE Applied ICT. Lexden Publishing. ISBN 1904995209
Irving, Philip (2000) Chapter 1. In: The PC Support Handbook. Dumbreck Publishing. ISBN 9780952148470
Irving, Philip (1999) School telematic project (2nd author). UNSPECIFIED. UNSPECIFIED.
Conference or Workshop Item
Irving, Philip (2017) Security Analysis and Development of VolP Testing Methodologies: Becoming the Hacker. In: FTC 2017 - Future Technologies Conference 2017, 29-30 Nov 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (Unpublished)
Irving, Philip (2017) Pragmatic teleconsultation network model to address the bandwidth deficiency inhibiting real-time telemedicine implementation in the sub-Saharan Africa. In: Conference: African Conference on Information Systems and Technology 2017, At University of Cape Town, South Africa, July 2017, University of Cape Town.
Irving, Philip and Nelson, David (2006) A Survey of Risk Assessment for Corporate Networks. In: Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on IS Management, Leadership and Governance, July 2006.
Irving, Philip, Tindle, John and Tindle, Sonia (2006) Potential weaknesses in risk assessment for business data communications. In: Conference Paper presented at 17th IRMA International Conference.
Irving, Philip and Edwards, Helen (2003) Network Risk Assessment for Systems Change. In: IRMA Track: Networking.
Irving, Philip (1999) Telematicising modules (Teaching and Learning Conference, University of Sunderland. (Joint author). In: Teaching and Learning Conference, 1999.
Irving, Philip (1998) Telematics in higher education (Lead author). In: Teaching and Learning Conference, University of Sunderland, 1998.
Irving, Philip (2010) Computer networks. Lexden Publishing Ltd; 3rd edition. ISBN 9781904995548
Irving, Philip (2005) Computer networks. Lexden Publishing Limited; 2nd Revised edition edition. ISBN 9781904995081
Irving, Philip (2003) Computer networks. Learning Matters Ltd.. ISBN 9781903337066
- Telecommunications: mobile, VoIP and security
- Wireless Asset Tracking: hybrid system
- Networking and security: forensics and cybersecurity