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He has more than 19 years of research experience and is working as an Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at PIEAS. He has 88 journal and 49 conference publications to his credit.Overall Impect factor of his publication is 160. He has Supervised 12 PhD scholars so far and 05 scholars are currently enrolled in PhD under his supervision. He is on the Panel of Reviewers of 47 ISI International Journals.

He has been declared Top Productive Computer Scientist in Pakistan in Year 2013,2014 and 2015 by Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST). In addition, he has received HEC's Outstanding Research Awards 2010-2011 and Best University Teachers Award for the Year 2011. He has also received PAS-COMSTECH Prize 2011 in Computer Science & I.T by PAS, Pakistan as well as received Research Productivity Award (RPA) from Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST), in year 2011-12 and 2012-13. His research interests include digital watermarking, pattern recognition, image processing, and evolutionary algorithms.

 
 Post-Doc
Post-Doc Computer Science, 2007-2009, GIST, Gwangju, South Korea.
 Ph.D.
Ph.D. Computer Systems Engineering, 2006, GIK Institute, Topi, K-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
 M.S.
M.S. Computer Systems Engineering, 2003, GIK Institute, Topi, K-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
 M.Sc.
M.Sc. Nuclear Engineering, 1998, PIEAS, Islamabad, Pakistan.
 M.Sc.
M.Sc. Physics, 1996, University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan.

Awards Received

 
  • HEC's Outstanding Research Awards 2010-2011.
  • Best University Teachers Award for the Year 2011 by HEC, Pakistan.
  • PAS-COMSTECH Prize 2011 in Computer Science & I.T by PAS, Pakistan.
  • Research Productivity Award (RPA) from Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST), in year 2011-12 and 2012-13.
  • HEC Approved PhD Supervisor.
  • Gold Medalist in M.Sc. Physics, University of Peshawar.
  • Award of Post-Doc Scholarship under Brain Korea Program, South Korea.
  • Best Research Paper Award at IEEE ICET-2013 conference; “Particle Swarm Optimization based Object Tracking using HOG Features”.
  • Best Research Paper Award at IEEE ICET-2010 conference; Membrane Protein Prediction Using Wavelet Decomposition and Pseudo Amino Acid based Feature Extraction”
  • Award of HEC indigenous PhD scholarship.
  • Award of Fellowship M. S. Nuclear Engineering from PIEAS.
  • Best BS Thesis Project Supervised in DCIS, PIEAS in 2011.
  • Best MS Thesis Project Supervised in DEE, PIEAS in 2012.