PhD in Computer Science
Telecom SudParis & 

Institut Polytechnique de Paris (IP Paris), France
Thesis title: Privacy Preserving Internet of Things Recommender Systems for Smart Cities
November 2016 - January 2020

Master of Sciences (MS) in Computer Science  (By Research)
Sunway University, Malaysia and Lancaster University, UK (Dual Degree Programme)
Thesis title: A Spectrum-Aware Cluster-Based Routing Scheme for Cognitive Radio Networks: A Simulation Study
August 2013 - September 2015 (Pass with Distinction)

Bachelor of Sciences in Information Technology (BS-IT) 
National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan.
October 2008 - June 2012


Postdoctoral Researcher
Since February 2020

Research Engineer
Service Architecture LabInstitut Mines Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
October 2015 - January 2020

Research Assistant
Sunway University, Selangor, Malaysia
March 2015 - October 2015

Research Assistant  
MIMOS Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
August 2013- February 2015

Software Developer 
July 2012- May 2013

Research Internship 
Cognet Lab, NUST-SEECS, Pakistan
July 2011- Aug 2011

  • Internet of Things
  • Semantic Web
  • Wireless Networks
    • Cognitive Radio Networks
    • Wireless Sensor Networks
    • Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks
  • Routing
    • Flat
    • Clustered
  • Cloud Computing
  • Research in Internet of things and wireless networks
  • Good programming skills in C++, Java, Python and C#
  • Problem solving and algorithm designing
  • Simulation based study of protocols including design, implementation, validation and evaluation
  • Achieved 4-Years full funded Scholarship for undergraduate studies from National ICT R&D Fund.
  • Achieved Merit Scholarship from NUST on obtaining 3.94 GPA in 7th Semester of undergraduate studies.


SimulatorNetwork Simulator 2 (NS-2), QualNet
Web Development ASP.NET, PHP, Web2Py, HTML, CSS, JSP, JSF, 
Mobile Development Android
Operating Systems Linux, Windows
Programming Languages C/C++, Python, Java, C#, Bash, AWK, LaTeX
Database MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle
SoftwareJCreator, Netbeans, MS Visual Studio (6,2008,2010)Oracle 10g, Oracle XE, Office