Faculty Muhammad Faisal Amjad

Dr. Muhammad Faisal Amjad

Associate Professor
  • MCS
Summary

Research Scientist University of Nevada Reno, USA, PhD University of Central Florida, MS Software Engineering NUST, Pakistan, BE Software Engineering NUST Pakistan

Academic Background
PhD (Computer Science) University of Central Florida 2010 - 2015
Master of Science (Computer Software Engg) National University of Sciences and Technology - 2004
Honours and Awards
Senior Member of the IEEENovember 01, 2016.
Presidents Gold MedalSecured the Top position in MS Software Engineering Program.October 01, 2004.
Member UPEInducted as a member of the Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) International Honor Society for the Computing DisciplinesOctober 01, 2014.
Research ScientistUniversity of Nevada Reno, USAOctober 18, 2018 - February 18, 2019.
Publications
Cybersecurity Standards in the Context of Operating System: Practical Aspects, Analysis, and Comparisons May 15, 2021 Syed Wasif Abbas Hamdani, Haider Abbas, Abdul Rehman Janjua, Waleed Bin Shahid, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Jahanzaib Malik, Malik Hamza Murtaza, Mohammed Atiquzzaman, Abdul Waheed Khan ACM Computing Surveys - Volume 54, Issue 3, Article Number 57
AdS : An Adaptive Spectrum Sensing Technique for Survivability under Jamming Attack in Cognitive Radio Networks April 15, 2021 Hammad Afzal, Haider Abbas, Abdul B. Subhani, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Computer and Communications - Volume 172, Pages 25-34
Evaluating the Harmonized Digital Forensic Investigation Process based on Call Detail Records June 01, 2020 Khaweris Khaula, Imran Touqir, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Muhammad Riaz Mughal IEEEP New Horizons - Volume No.102, Issue 1, Pages 35-40
Smarter World, Bigger Threats: Understanding the Internet of Things January 28, 2020 Abdul B. Subhani, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Smarter World, Bigger Threats: Understanding the Internet of Things - Pages 1-146, Publisher: Abbott Press
On the efficiency of software implementations of lightweight block ciphers from the perspective of programming languages October 04, 2019 Abdur Rehman Raza Khan, Khawir Mahmood, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Haider Abbas Future Generation Computer Systems - Volume 104, Pages 43-59
AdDroid: Rule-Based Machine Learning Framework for Android Malware Analysis August 19, 2019 Anam Mehtab, Waleed Bin Shahid, Tahreem Yaqoob, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Haider Abbas, Hammad Afzal, Malik Najmus Saqib Mobile Networks and Applications - Pages 1-13
Accelerated Dynamic MRI Using Kernel-Based Low Rank Constraint July 05, 2019 Omar Arif, Hammad Afzal, Haider Abbas, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Jiafu Wan, Raheel Nawaz Journal of Medical Systems - Volume 43, Pages 1-11
Framework for Calculating Return on Security Investment (ROSI) for Security Oriented Organizations June 01, 2019 Narmeen Shafqat, Tahreem Yaqoob, Azka Arshad, Haider Abbas, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Future Generation Computer Systems - Volume 95, Pages 754-763
Forensic Analysis of Tor Browser: A Case Study for Privacy and Anonymity on the Web May 01, 2019 Abid Khan Jadoon, Waseem Iqbal, Hammad Afzal, Yawar Abbas Bangash, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Forensic Science International - FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL Volume: 299 Pages: 59-73
Auto-MeDiSine: An Auto-Tunable Medical Decision Support Engine using an automated Class Outlier Detection method and AutoMLP April 08, 2019 Maham Jahangir, Hammad Afzal, Mehreen Ahmed, Raheel Nawaz, Haider Abbas, Khawar Khurshid, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Neural Computing and Applications - Pages 1–13
Fog computing in internet of things: Practical applications and future directions March 30, 2019 Rida Zojaj Naeem, Saman Bashir, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Haider Abbas, Hammad Afzal Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications - 1-27
A Framework to Estimate the Nutritional Value of Food in Real Time Using Deep Learning Techniques December 27, 2018 RAZA YUNUS, OMAR ARIF, HAMMAD AFZAL, MUHAMMAD FAISAL AMJAD, HAIDER ABBAS, HIRA NOOR BOKHAR, SYEDA TAZEEN HAIDER, NAUMAN ZAFAR, RAHEEL NAWAZ IEEE Access - Volume: 7, Pages 2643-2652
AndroKit: A Toolkit for Forensics Analysis of Web Browsers on Android Platform October 09, 2018 Muhammad Asim, Hammad Afzal, Yin Zhang, HAIDER ABBAS, Waseem Iqbal, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Future Generation Computer Systems - Volume 94, Pages 781-794
Exploring Nested Ensemble Learners using Over-production and Choose Approach for Churn Prediction in Telecom Industry August 18, 2018 Mahreen Ahmed , Hammad Afzal, Imran Siddiqi, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Khawar Khurshid Neural Computing and Applications - Neural Computing and Applications
An Evolutionary Routing Game for Energy Balance in Wireless Sensor Networks June 19, 2018 Afraa Attiah, Mainak Chatterjee, Cliff Zou, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Computer Networks - COMPUTER NETWORKS Volume: 138 Pages: 31-43
Defence Against PUE Attacks in Ad hoc Cognitive Radio Networks: A Mean Field Game Approach May 29, 2018 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Saim Bin Abdul Khaliq, Haider Abbas, Narmeen Shafqat, Hammad Afzal Telecommunication Systems - Volume: 70 Issue: 1 Pages: 123-140 Published: JAN 2019
Gateway independent user-side wi-fi Evil Twin Attack detection using virtual wireless clients May 01, 2018 Omar Nakhila, Cliff Zou, Eric Dondyk, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Computers & Security - COMPUTERS & SECURITY Volume: 74 Pages: 41-54
Forensic Investigation to detect forgeries in ASF Files of Contemporary IP Cameras April 26, 2018 Rashid Masood Khan, Hammad Afzal, Maroof Pasha, HAIDER ABBAS, Abdul Rauf, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Waseem Iqbal The Journal of Supercomputing - Page 1–22
Algebraic Side Channel Attack on Trivium and Grain Ciphers October 25, 2017 ASIF RAZA KAZMI, MEHREEN AFZAL, MUHAMMAD FAISAL AMJAD, HAIDER ABBAS, XIAODONG YANG IEEE Access - IEEE ACCESS Volume: 5 Pages: 23958-23968
Evolutionary Non-Cooperative Spectrum Sharing Game: Long Term Coexistence for Collocated Cognitive Radio Networks October 01, 2016 Mainak Chatterjee, Cliff Zou, Omer Nakhila, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing - Volume 16, Issue 15, Pages 2166-2178
High Capacity Multi-Layer Framework for Highly Robust Textual Steganography September 01, 2016 Ahmed Khan, Muhammad Sohaib, Muhammad Faisal Amjad SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL - SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL Volume 28(5) Pages 4451-4457, 2016
Coexistence in heterogeneous spectrum through distributed correlated equilibrium in cognitive radio networks April 07, 2016 Mainak Chatterjee, Cliff Zou, Muhammad Faisal Amjad Computer Networks - COMPUTER NETWORKS Volume: 98 Pages: 109-122, 7 April 2016
Towards trustworthy collaboration in spectrum sensing for ad hoc cognitive radio networks April 01, 2016 Baber Aslam, Cliff C. Zou, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Afraa Attiah Wireless Networks - WIRELESS NETWORKS Volume: 22 Issue: 3 Pages: 781-797, April 2016
Conferences
Inter Cloud Interoperability Use Cases and Gaps in Corresponding Standards 2020 - 2020 Dr Abdul Rauf, Dr. Haider Abbas, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Syed Imran Akhtar 2020 IEEE Intl Conf on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, Intl Conf on Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, Intl Conf on Cloud and Big Data Computing, Intl Conf on Cyber Science and Technology Congress - Canada
Cuckoo's Malware Threat Scoring and Classification: Friend or Foe? 2019 - 2019 Aaron Walker, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Shamik Sengupta IEEE 9th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference (CCWC) - United States
A Multi-Classifier Framework for Open Source Malware Forensics 2018 - 2018 Naeem Amjad, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Hammad Afzal, Farrukh Aslam Khan Proceedings - IEEE 27th International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE 2018) - France
Feasibility analysis for deploying national healthcare information system (NHIS) for Pakistan 2017 - 2017 Tahreem Yaqoob, Faiza Mir, Dr. Haider Abbas, Waleed Shahid, Dr. Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Narmeen Shafqat 2017 IEEE 19th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom) - China
An Evolutionary Game for Efficient Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks 2016 - 2016 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, mainak chatterjee, cliff zou, afraa attiah IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) held from 4-8 Dec 2016 in USA - United States
ADP: An adaptive feedback approach for energy-efficient wireless sensor networks 2016 - 2016 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, afraa attiah, omar nakhila 2016 International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC) held from 15-18 Feb 2016 in USA - United States
User-Side Wi-Fi Evil Twin Attack Detection Using SSL/TCP Protocols 2015 - 2015 omar nakhila, eric dondyk, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, cliff zou User-Side Wi-Fi Evil Twin Attack Detection Using SSL/TCP Protocols - United States
Inducing Voluntary Cooperation for Optimal Coexistence in Cognitive Radio Networks: A Game Theoretic Approach 2014 - 2014 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, mainak chatterjee, cliff zou 2014 IEEE Military Communications Conference - United States
DS3: A dynamic and smart spectrum sensing technique for cognitive radio networks under denial of service attack 2013 - 2013 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, baber aslam IEEE Global Communications Conference, GLOBECOM 2013 held from 9-13 December 2013 in Atlanta, United States - United States
PMTR: Privacy-enhancing Multilayer Trajectory-based Routing Protocol for Vehicular ad hoc Networks 2013 - 2013 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, baber aslam, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, baber aslam IEEE Military Communications Conference held from 18-20 Nov 2013 in USA - United States
Transparent cross-layer solutions for throughput boost in Cognitive Radio Networks 2013 - 2013 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, baber aslam 10th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference held from 11-14 Jan 2013 in USA - United States
Optimal Roadside Units Placement in Urban Areas for Vehicular Networks 2012 - 2012 Muhammad Faisal Amjad, Cliff zou, baber aslam 2012 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC) - Turkey
Performance Evaluation of IEEE 802.11 DCF in Comparison with IEEE 802.11e EDCA 2009 - 2009 Dr. Bilal Rauf, Dr. Faisal Amjad, Dr. Kabeer Ahmed 4th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions held from 9-12 Nov 2009 in UK - United Kingdom
Teaching Experience:
Associate ProfessorNational University of Sciences and Technology PakistanMarch 20, 2020 - April 09, 2021
Assistant ProfessorNational University of Sciences and Technology PakistanFebruary 19, 2019 - March 20, 2020
Assistant ProfessorNational University of Sciences and Technology PakistanJune 01, 2015 - October 17, 2018
InstructorUniversity of Central Florida, USAJanuary 01, 2014 - May 04, 2014
LecturerNational University of Sciences and Technology PakistanDecember 01, 2005 - August 01, 2010
Professional Experience:
Campus Data Center ManagerNational University of Sciences and Technology PakistanDecember 01, 2005 - August 01, 2010
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