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Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology
Ph.D. Engineering Management 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. Ali Ahsan
PhD: Engineering Management (UET, Taxila)
MSc: Engineering Management (UET, Taxila)
BS:Computer Software Engineering (Foundation University Islamabad)
Specialization: Engineering Management, Industrial Engineering, ICT Management, Management and related disciplines, OD, Technology Management, Productivity and Quality Management, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering and related disciplines.
Research Areas:Same as above.

Dr. Aamer Ahmed
PhD: Industrial & Mechanical Engineering , ParisTech Metz, France.
MS: Industrial & Mechanical Engineering, ParisTech Metz, France.
Specialization: Manufacturing System Design.
Research Areas: Manufacturing System Design, Optimization Techniques, Qualitative and Quantitative Quality Control, Production Tooling and Automation, Optimum Design, Operations research, Enterprise Modeling, Production Management, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Problem Solving and decision making, Experimental design and design of experiments.

Dr. Ali Sajid
PhD: Engineering Management, The George Washington University, USA, 1995.
MS: In Engineering Administration, The George Washington University.
Specialization: Engineering Management
Research Areas: Increasing Productivity in White/Blue Collar Environment, Good Governance, Application of Quality and Project Management in Public Sector/Industry

Dr. Amer Farhan Rafique
PhD: Flight Vehicle Design and Optimization (Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (BUAA), Beijing, China.)
MSc: Engineering Management, UET Taxila
Research Areas: Project Management, Technology Management, System Design and Optimization, Design and Manufacturing of Aerospace and Mechanical Systems.

Dr. Asim Nisar
PhD: Mechanical Engineering (Asian Institute of Technology, AIT, Thailand)
MS: Mechanical Engg (University of Manchester, United Kingdom)
B.E: Mechanical Engineering (University of Engg & Tech Lahore)
Research Areas: Optimization, Configuration Management, Maintenance Management, Supply Chain Network Design, Measures of Bullwhip Effect in Supply Chains, Discrete Event Simulation, Enterprise Resource Planning, Production Planning and Scheduling, Manufacturing Decision Support System, Quality Management, Geographic Inforamtion Systems (GIS) for Health applications.

Dr. Azhar Mansur
PhD: Aerospace/Mechanical Engg (Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta Georgia 30332, U.S.A)
MS: Applied Economics (Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta Georgia, U.S.A)
BE: Specialization in Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering (N.E.D. University Karachi, Pakistan)
Specialization: Fluid Mechanics with Cost Optimization Modeling
Research Areas: Project Management, Engineering Management, Technology Management

Dr. Daniel Saeed Pirzada
PhD: Washington State University, USA.
MS: University of Idaho, USA.
Specialization: Manufacturing.
Research Areas: Production & Operation Management.

Dr. Faheem ul Islam
PhD: University of Cambridge, UK
MBS: National University of Singapore (NUS)
Research Areas: Marketing Management, Microeconomics of Competitiveness, Retail Operations Management, Marketing of Technology & Enterprise Management, Corporate Strategy.

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: Management

Dr. Irfan Anjum Manarvi
PhD: Design and Manufacturing (University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK)
M Phil: Design and Manufacturing (University of Strathclyde, Glasgow)
BE: Aerospace (College of Aeronautical Engineering Risalpur)
Research Areas: Design and Manufacturing, Competitiveness & Technology

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: Technology Management
Research Areas: Business Development

Dr. Memoona Rauf Khan
PhD: Production Economics (Michigan State University, USA.
MA: International Trade & Development Economics, Yale University , USA.
Specialization: Agricultural and Industrial Economics
Research Areas: Quantitative Methodology, Industrial Economics, WTO Issues, Knowledge & Project Management

Dr. Muhammad Irfanullah Arfeen
PhD: Engineering Management (2012) Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology (SS-CASE-IT).
MCS: E-Commerce (2002)
MBA: Management Information System, (1999)
Specialization: Management of Technology.
Research Areas: e-Governance, e-Government, Management of Technology, Management Information System, Project Management.

Dr. Muhammad Umer
PhD: Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and Management, SMME, NUST.
MS: Engineering Management, CASE, Islamabad.
BE: Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering, College of Aeronautical Engineering, NUST.
Specialization: Optimization, Swarm Intelligence, Meta-Heuristics, Mathematical Modelling.
Research Areas: Supply Chain Optimization, Systems Scheduling, Industrial Management, Manufacturing Management, Operations Management, Neural Networks.

Dr. Muhammad Zubair Khan
PhD: Mechanical Engineering (Brunel University Uxbridge Middlesex London England U.K)
M.Phil: Mechanical Engineering (Brunel University Uxbridge Middlesex London England U.K)
Specialization: Structural Dynamics
Research Areas: Structural Dynamics, Force & Motion Sensors and Technology Management.

Dr. Mujtaba Hassan Agha
PhD: Industrial Engineering (2009) France.
MBA: NUST Business School (NBS) (2005), NUST, Rawalpindi.
BSc: Mechanical Engineering (2001), GIK Institute, Swabi.
Research Areas: Modelling and Simulation, Manufacturing and Production Management, Supply Chain Management, Quality Management, Energy Management.

Dr. Murtaza Mir
PhD: Engineering Management (2011) Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology (SS-CASE-IT)
MS: Engineering Management (2005) Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology (SS-CASE-IT).
BE: Avionics Engineering, (1998) NUST, Islamabad.
Specialization: Modeling and Simulation of Engineering Management Systems
Research Areas: Modeling and Simulation of Mobile Telecomm Systems, Decision Support Systems, Algorithms Development, Entrepreneurship

Dr. Nadeem Ehsan
PhD: Project Management (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)
MSc: Materials, Control Engineering & Management (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)
Specialization: Project Management.
Research Areas: Technology Management, Project Management.

Dr. Nadeem Ishaque Kureshi
PhD: Engineering Management (2009) Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology (SS-CASE-IT).
MSc: Engineering Management (2009) Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology (SS-CASE-IT).
BE: Mechanical Engineering, (1998) NED University, Karachi.
Specialization: Project Management, Logistics Management.
Research Areas: Project Management, SMEs, Strategy Management & Balanced Scorecard

Dr. Nawar A Khan
PhD: Engineering Management (UET Lahore / DMU – UK)
M.Sc: Mechanical Engineering (UET Lahore)
B.Sc: Mechanical Engineering (NWFP UET Peshawar)
Research Areas: Total Quality Management, Production / Manufacturing, HRM

Dr. Syed Waqar Azim
PhD: Management of Projects (2010) University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.
MS: Mechanical Engineering (1998) George Washington University, Washington DC, USA.
BS: Mechanical Engineering (1992) UET, Lahore.
Research Areas: Project Complexity, People and Organization, Management of Projects, Management in Practice, Importance of Soft Skills

Dr. Usman Mustafa
PhD: Economics, University of the Philippines at Los Banos (UPLB), 1991
MS: Economics, UPLB, 1986
Specialization: Environment, Agriculture and Applied Economics, Project Preparation Monitoring, Evaluation and Management, Formal and Informal Diagnostic Survey i.e. Participated Reflection & Action (PRA).
Research Areas: Impact Evaluation, Policy analysis, Environment, Applied and Agricultural Economics.

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.