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Ph.D. Electrical & Computer Engineering Program
List of Ph.D. Supervisors w.r.t Area of Specialization/Research

Following is the list of Ph.D. Supervisors at CASE. All the students seeking admission in Ph.D. program from Fall 2010 are required to attach the form for the consent of Ph.D. Supervisor and area of research at the time of admission.

Dr. Saeed-ur-Rehman
PhD & MS: Electrical Engineering (1996, 1993) Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
BSc: Electrical Engineering (1989), UET, Lahore.
Specialization: Control Systems.
Research Areas: Control System, Digital System Design and Real-Time Embedded Systems.

Dr. Farrukh Kamran
PhD & MS: Electrical Engineering (1995, 1992) Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
BSc: Electrical Engineering, UET, Lahore.
Specialization: Electronics/Digital System Design.
Research Areas: Power Electronics, Networking Communication & Control Systems.

Dr. Shoab A . Khan
PhD & MS: Electrical Engineering (1995, 1993) Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
BSc: Aerospace Engineering, College of Aeronautical Engineering (CAE), NUST, Risalpur.
Specialization: Digital Signal Processing
Research Areas: Image Processing, Parallel Processing, ASIC Design, Micro-controller System Design, Computer Architecture and Microprocessor Design.

Dr. M.Shamim Baig
PhD: Computer Science (Hardware & Systems: 1992) George Washington University, USA.
MS: Electronics System Design (1980) Cranfield Institute of Technology, UK.
BE: (Avionics Engg) College of Aero Engg, PAF.
Specialization: Parallel and Distributed Computing.
Research Areas: Parallel Processing, Digital Communication, Digital System Design, Network Security.

Dr. Abdul Khaliq
PhD & MS: Electrical Engineering (1995, 1992) Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
BSc (Hons): Electrical Engineering (1990), UET, Peshawar.
Specialization: Power Systems and Control.
Research Areas: Utility Planning, Dynamic Security Control and Optimization of Large Scale Systems.

Dr. S. A. Bazaz
PhD: Controls & Industrial Informatics (Robotics: 1998) Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA) Toulouse (France), USA.
MS: Controls and Production Engineering (1994) Université de Franche Comté, Besanconon (France).
BE: (Elec. Engg), NED University, Pakistan.
Specialization: Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) design, Fabrication and Testing.
Research Areas: Microgyroscope, Micro-accelerometer, Microgrippers, Chip design, VLSI Design, Integrating MEMS and Electronics on Chip, MEMS for Energy harvesting.

Dr. Zaheer Ahmed
PhD: Electrical Engineering (2009), UET, Taxila.
MS: Computer Engineering, NUST, Rawalpindi.
BE: Electronics Engineering, NED University, Karachi.
Specialization: Computer Engineering.
Research Areas: Embedded Systems, Industrial Control, FPGA/ASIC and Enterprise Software.

Dr. M. Mohsin Rehmatullah
PhD: Electrical Engineering (2009), UET, Taxila.
MS: Electrical Engineering (1995), Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA.
BS: Electrical Engineering (1994), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA.
Specialization: Hardware Software Distributed Architecture & System Design.
Research Areas: ASIC Design, FPGA Based Digital Design & Communication Solutions.

Dr. Muhammad Hassan Islam
PhD: Computer Engineering (2009), UET, Taxila.
MS: Computer Engineering (1998), UET, Lahore.
BSc: Electrical Engineering (1989), UET, Lahore.
Specialization: Computer Engineering.
Research Areas: Wireless and Mobile Networks, System Administration, Design and Analysis.

Dr. Sadia Aziz
PhD: Computer Engineering (2007) Wuhan University of Technology, China.
MS: Computer Science (2003) Bahauddim Zakaria University, Multan.
Specialization: Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.
Research Areas: Mobile Ad-hoc Networks, Wireless Communication & Networking, QoS & Reliability in Real Time Systems, Distributed System Design.

Dr. Asad Mahmood
PhD: Telecom Engineering (2008) ENSTA, Paris, France.
DAE (Masters): Electronic Systems & Treatment of Information (2004) University of Paris-Sud, France.
Specialization: Wireless Communications, Signal Processing for Communications.
Research Areas: Physical Layer Design, Resource Allocation Optimization in Wireless Systems, Software/Cognitive Radio Design Processor Systems.

Dr. Aamir Hassan
PhD: Electrical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin.
MS: Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Southern California, USA.
BS: Aeronautical Engineering, Pakistan Air Force Academy, Risalpur.
Research Areas: Interference Suppression in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks.

Dr. A . Mahmood Mughal
PhD: Control Systems, University of Arkansas, USA.
MS: Applied Mathematics, University of Arkansas, USA.
BSc: Electronic Engineering, GIK Institute, Topi.
Research Areas: Biomechanical Models, Dynamical systems, Robust and optimal control systems, Bond graph modeling & simulation, Intelligent control systems, Active vibration control.

Dr. Riaz Inayat
PhD: Information Engineering (Telecommunication), Hiroshima University Japan
Research Areas: Information Engineering , Ubiquitous Networking;
Heterogeneous Networking, Mobile Internet & Mobile IP ; Handoffs

Dr. Adnan Ahmed Khan
PhD: Computer Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology Taxila
MS: Computer Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology Taxila
Specialization: Wireless Systems
Research Areas: Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) wireless communications systems, MIMO-Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) , CDMA-MUD, Software Defined Radios (SDR), MIMO-SDR development, Satellite Communication systems.

Dr. Tahir Zaidi
PhD: Electrical & Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
MS: Computer Engineering, CASE, Islamabad
Specialization: Ferromagnetic and Multiferroic thin films aimed towards Optoelectronics and Spintronics applications. Compound semiconductor growth and analysis. Rare earth and transition metal incorporation in compound semiconductors. Spin polarized LED growth.
Research Areas: Compound semiconductors (III_V and IV-VI) growth and analysis, Light emitting diode (LED), Solar Cells, Digital signal processing (DSP) applications, Biomedical applications and devices.

Dr. Khurram Hameed
PhD: Computer Science, University of Reading, Reading, UK, March 2011, Dissertation: “Adaptive Smoothing and Texture Segmentation of Aerial-Satellite Imagery Based on Surround Inhibition”.
M.Sc: Embedded Digital Systems, University of Sussex, Sussex, UK, Oct 2006, Thesis: “Object Recognition for Video Tracking (Hardware Implementation)”.
B.E: Industrial Electronics, Institute of Industrial Electronics Engineering, NED Karachi, Dec 1998, Major: Industrial Electronics.
B.Sc: University of Punjab, Lahore, 1994, Major: Pure Math, Applied Math, Physics.
Specialization: Embedded Systems and Computer Vision.
Research Areas: Embedded vision, Vision perception, Aerial image/video processing, Image analytics, Bio-inspired vision systems, Image enhancement and segmentation, Automatic video surveillance and event detection.

Dr. Saqib Ali
PhD: Communication Systems, Lancaster University, UK, July 2010, Dissertation, “Nonlinearity Mitigation in Wireless Broadband Access Systems”
M.Sc: Computer Engineering, Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering, Islamabad, 2005. Majors in Communication/ Networks.
B.Sc: Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, 2001. Majors Electronics/ Communications.
Specialization: Wireless communications, Embedded systems, Digital Signal Processing.
Research Areas: Software defined radio, Cognitive radio, System identification, Synchronization, OFDMA and Linearization of RF amplifier.

Dr. Amir Qayyum
PhD: Electrical Engineering (2000) University of Paris-Sud, France.
MSc: Engineering Management, UET, Taxila.
M.S: Computer Engineering, Ecole Sup? Erieure d? Ing? enieurs de Marseille, France
BSc: Electrical Engineering, UET, Lahore.
Specialization: Mobile Wireless Networks.
Research Areas: Mobile Networks, Computer Networks, Communication

Dr. Muddassar Farooq
PhD: Informatics (2006) University of Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany.
MSc: CS & Engg, (1999) University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
BE: Avionics, (1996) NUST, Islamabad.
Specialization: (Natural Computing Series).
Research Areas: Bee-Inspired Protocol Engineering From Nature to Networks Natural Computing Series

Dr. Syed Ismail Shah
PhD: Electrical Engineering (1997) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
MSc: Electrical Engineering (1993) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
BSc: Electrical Engineering (1989) N. W. F. P, University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar.
Specialization: DSP, Digital Communication.
Research Areas: Advanced Digital Communications, Mobile Communications

Dr. Aamer Iqbal Bhatti
PhD: Industrial Control Engineering (1997) University of Leicester, UK.
MSc: Control Systems (1994) Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London.
BSc (Hons): Electrical Engineering (1993) UET, Lahore.
Specialization: Control Systems Design.
Research Areas: Automotive Engine Control, Sliding Mode Control, Applications of Robust Control, Radar Signal Processing, Electronic Warfare

Dr. Imtiaz Ahmad Taj
PhD: Electronics & Information Engineering (2001) Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.
MS: Electronics & Information Engineering (1998) Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.
BSc: Electrical Engineering (1993) UET, Peshawar.
Specialization: Laser Optics, Optical Switching and Networking.
Research Areas: Medical imaging and diagnostics , Super resolution imaging from multiple low resolution images, Automatic video tracking , Vision based navigation , Pattern classification algorithms, Optical interconnections and optical switching based on photorefractive wave mixing, Biometrics based personal identification algorithms and hardware implementation

Dr. Muhammad Sheikh Farhan
PhD: Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology Taxila.
MSc: Computer Engineering, NUST, Rawalpindi.
BSc: Electrical Engineering, NUST, Rawalpindi.
Specialization: Embedded Systems, Quality Assurance.
Research Areas: FPGA Based Systems, Systems-on-Chip (SoC), Cryptography.

Dr. Usman Riaz
PhD: Electrical Engineering (2008), University of Southern California. USA
MS: Electrical Engineering (2004), University of Southern California. USA
BE: Avionics/Electrical Engineering. College of Aeronautical Engineering, NUST, Islamabad
Research Areas: MC-OFDM/OFDMA, Wimax (802.16/802.16e) 802.11n WCDMVLTE, DSP and FPGA for communication, imaging and radar systems, error correction coding and Pre-coding Techniques for Wireless Communications (turbo/LDPC, Space Time Codes etc)

Dr. Waheed Iqbal
PhD: Computer Science (2012), Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
MS: Computer Science (2009), Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and Technical University Catalonia, Spain
BS: Software Engineering (2005). Bahria University Karachi Campus, Pakistan
Research Area: Cloud Computing, Distributed Systems, High Performance Computing, and Machine Learning.

Dr. Hamood Ur Rahman
PhD: Electrical Engineering (2010) The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia.
MS: Electrical Engineering, NUST, Rawalpindi.
BSc: Electrical Engineering, UET, Lahore.
Research Areas: Micro/Nano Fabrication, Process Engineer, RF MEMS/NEMS Analysis, Design of RF MEMS/NEMS, MEMS/NEMS Applications.

Dr. Amanullah Yasin
PhD: Computer Science, School of Engineering, University of Nantes, France.
MS: (By Research), Partnership with the Universities of Nantes, Lyon, Paris France and Bucarest Romania.
M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
Research Areas: Data mining, Data stream mining, Machine learning, Data science, Big Learning from Data Streams, Probabilistic reasoning, Bayesian inference, Bayesian network structure learning, Knowledge engineering, Business intelligence.