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Dr. Shoab A Khan

PI

Professor at College of E&ME, NUST.

PhD Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Signal & Image Processing, Networks, Digital System Design

Dr. Shoab has an extensive industrial experience of more than 22 years in USA & Pakistan. He’s authored more than 300 publications in his field of computer engineering and is an inventor of 5 awarded US patents. Dr. Shoab is also a recipient of several prestigious honours including Tamgha e Imtiaz (Civil), National Education Award, and NCR National Excellence Award in Engineering Education. He’s served as

  • Chairman of Pakistan Association of Software Houses (P@SHA)
  • Member board of governance of many entities in Ministry of IT & Commerce
  • Member National Computing Council and National Curriculum Revision Committee

Presently, Dr. Shoab is member of PM Task force of Knowledge Economy and heads IT HRD task force. He has a keen interest in Industry 4.0

Dr. Syed Tahir Zaidi

Co-PI

Professor at College of E&ME, NUST.

PhD Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Dr. Tahir’s multidimensional expertise lie in range of disciplines including system development, networking, provisioning of IT services, and data processing, and he has authored more than 100 publications. He’s a part of multiple academic and technical committees at NUST and national level including National Curriculum Revision Committee. Dr. Tahir has served as Director ICT at College of E&ME and has been on the forefront for introduction of Cloud Computing Labs and Infrastructure at NUST. He has completed numerous projects involving distributed computing and understands the requirements, and implementation of a cloud setup. His interest lies in Internet of Things, Big Data & Cloud Computing.

Dr. Imran Akhtar

Co-PI

Professor at College of E&ME, NUST.

PhD Virginia Tech, USA

HPC & Nonlinear Systems and Control

Dr. Imran Akhtar is an expert in the field of computational mechanics, modelling and simulation. He has authored more than 120 publications with more than 1200 citation in the field. Dr. Imran has also developed software using MPI platform for fluid flows and is currently in the field of flow control in energy efficient building. Dr. Imran Akhtar was the Principal Investigator of the research project titled ‘High Performance & High Productivity Computing (HP2C) based Integration and Automation in Energy Efficiency Buildings” funded by COMSTECH-The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS).

Dr. Usman Qamar

Co-PI

Asst. Professor at College of E&ME, NUST.

PhD Manchester University, UK

Data Engineering, Data Sciences, NLP

Dr. Usman has authored more than 150 publications and also published 2 books with Springer & Co. He has 2 patents applied with Intellectual Property Office, UK. He was awarded best researcher of Pakistan 2015-16 and received two best research paper awards at Outstanding Research awards by HEC. He’s an experts committee member of Engineering & Technology for the Evaluation of National Research Journal (HEC). Dr. Usman was also a visiting research fellow at Centre of Decision Research, University of Leeds (UK) and served as scientific doctor at Data & Text Mining Lab, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

Zainab Gulzar

Zainab Gulzar

Business Development Manager

MS International Management, UK

Ibrar Hussain

Team Lead

BS Electrical Engineering, GIKI

Ali Hasnain

Ali Hasnain

Research Associate

BS Mechanical Engineering, NUST

Aneeq Rehman

Aneeq Rehman

Research Associate

Computer Engineering, CASE

Fahad Rafi Butt

Fahad Rafi Butt

Research Associate

CFD Application Engineer

MS Mechanical Engineering, NUST

Hafsa Khalid

Hafsa Khalid

Research Associate

BS Computer Sciences, PMAS-Arid

Jalal Mehmood

Jalal Mehmood

Research Associate

BS Computer Sciences, PMAS-Arid

Memoona Iftikhar

Memoona Iftikhar

Research Associate

MS Computer Engineering, NUST

Muhammad Bilal

Muhammad Bilal

Research Associate

BS Mechanical Engineering, NUST

Muhammad Zain

Muhammad Zain

Research Associate

BS Electrical Engineering, NUST

M Junaid Ali

M Junaid Ali

Research Associate

BS Engineering, NUST

Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Research Associate

Cloud Engineer

MS Information Security, RIU

Shahzeb Javed

Shahzeb Javed

Research Associate

Software Engineering, UOW

Shumaila Qamar

Shumaila Qamar

Research Associate

MS Software Engineering, NUST

Usama Hussain

Usama Hussain

Research Associate

Automation Engineer

BS Electrical Engineering, FUI

Zulfiqar Mukhtar

Zulfiqar Mukhtar

Research Associate

Computer Networking Engineer

MS Information Security, RIU

Abdul Wahab

Research Associate

BS Computer Science