Dr. Syed Ali Hassan
Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS)
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
NUST Campus H-12, Islamabad
Tel: 051-90852125
Email: ali.hassan at seecs.edu.pk
Web: http://ipt.seecs.nust.edu.pk

Specialization:
Wireless Communications, Signal Processing

Education:
PhD – Electrical Engineering – Georgia Institue of Technology, United States (2011)

Syed Ali Hassan received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta USA in 2011. He received his MS Mathematics from Georgia Tech in 2011 and MS Electrical Engineering from University of Stuttgart, Germany in 2007. He was awarded BE degree in Electrical Engineering from National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, in 2004. His broader area of research is signal processing for communications with a focus on cooperative communications for wireless networks, stochastic modeling, estimation and detection theory, and smart grid communications. Currently, he is working as an Assistant Professor at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS), NUST, where he is the director of Information Processing and Transmission (IPT) Lab, which focuses on various aspects of theoretical communications. He also held industry positions, in Cisco Systems Inc. CA., USA, and Center for Advanced Research in Engineering, Islamabad, Pakistan.

 

Services:

- Editorial Services:

- Organizing Committee/TPC Chairing

  • Workshop Chair: Resource Allocation and Spectrum Management in Internet of Things Heterogenous Networks, 86th IEEE Vehicular Technology Confernce (VTC-Fall), Canada, 2017. 
  • Worhshop Chair : 5G for Universal Access: Meeting the Challenges for Urban and Rural Coverage, 20th IEEE Conference on Clouds, Innovation and Networks (ICIN), Paris, 2017.
  • Workshop Chair: Communications for Networked Smart Cities, IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, Poland, 2016
  • Workshop Chair: Novel Waveform and MAC Design for 5G, IEEE Wirless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Qatar April 2016
  • TPC Chair: Emerging Massive MIMO and Millimeter Wave Technologies for Cooperative and Cognitive Networks, STEMCOM, UK, March 2016. 
  • Symposium Chair for ReAp: Recent Advances at Physical Layer for 5G Wireless Networks, IEEE International Wireless Commu nications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC) 2015.
  • Workshop Chair: Cognitive Radios for 5G, 10th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (CROWNCOM) 2015

 

- Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member

2012 International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET 2012), 2012 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ISIEA 2012), IEEE TENCON 2012, 2013 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ISIEA 2013), 2013 International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP 2013), and 2013 IEEE International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Conference (PIMRC 2013), IEEE International Conference on Computer and Communications Technology (ICCCT 2013), IEEE Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT 2013, 2014, 2015), CROWNCOM 2015, IEEE IWCMC 2015, IEEE MILCOM 2015-16, VTC Spring 2017. 

- Session Chair for 2011 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2011), 2013 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2013), 2014 IEEE IWCMC, 2015 IEEE WCNC, 2015 IEEE VTC-Spring, 2015 IEEE IWCMC. 

- Technical Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Wiley Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, Wiley International Journal of Communication Systems, ETRI Journal, IET Communications, Journal of Communications and Networks, and Journal of Communications, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II,

- Technical Reviewer for IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), IEEE Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Symposium (PIMRC), IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS), and Wireless Vitae. 

Memberships:

  • IEEE
  • IEEE Communications Society
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Society
  • IEEE GOLD
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).
  • Pakistan Engineering Council

 


Research Experience

Graduate Research Assistant, Smart Antennas Research Lab, Georgia Tech, USA
June 2008 – May 2011 (2 years 11 months )

Lab Director, Information Processing and Transmission Lab
May 2012 – Present (5 years 6 months )

Details: See our lab activities at

http://ipt.seecs.nust.edu.pk/

Journal Papers

M. T. Mushtaq, S. A. Hassan, S. Saleem, D. N. K. Jayakody, "Impacts of K-Fading on the Performance of Massive MIMO Systems", IET Electronic Letters, Vol. to appear, Dec, 2017.

E. Mushtaq, S. Ali, S. A. Hassan , "On Low Complexity ML Decoder For Quaternion Orthogonal Designs", IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 1087-1090, May, 2017.

H. Munir, Syed Ali Hassan, Haris B Parveiz, Leila Musavian, Qiang Ni, "Resource Optimization in Multi-Tier HetNets Exploiting Multi-Slope Path Loss Model", IEEE Access, No. 5, pp. 8714-8726, May, 2017.

M. Hussain, S. A. Hassan, "Impact of Intra-Flow Interference on the Performance of 2D Multi-Hop Cooperative Network", IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 869-872, Apr, 2017.

M. A. Aslam, Syed Ali Hassan, "Analysis of Linear Network Coding in Cooperative Multi-Hop Networks", Springer Wireless Personal Communications, Vol. 95, No. 4, pp. 4967-4981, Apr, 2017.

Aneeqa Ijaz, S. A. Hassan, S. A. R. Zaidi, D. N. K. Jayakody, , "Coverage and Rate Analysis for Downlink HetNets Using Modified Reverse Frequency Allocation Scheme", IEEE Access, Vol. 5, pp. 2489-2502, Feb, 2017.

Muhammad Shahmeer Omar, Syed Ahsan Raza Naqvi, Shahroze Humayun Kabir, Syed Ali Hassan, "An Experimental Evaluation of a Cooperative Communication-based Smart Metering Data Acquisition System", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 399-408, Feb, 2017.

S. Qureshi, S. A. Hassan, D. N. K. Jayakody, "Divide-and-Allocate: An Uplink Successive Bandwidth Division NOMA System", Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, 2017.

S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, H. Pervaiz, Q. Ni, "Drone-aided Communication as a Key Enabler for 5G and Resilient Public Safety Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. to appear, 2017.

R. I. Ansari, S. A. Hassan, S. Ali, C. Chrysostomou, M. Lestas, "On the Outage Analysis of a D2D Network with Uniform Node Distribution in a Circular Region", Elsevier Physical Communications , Vol. to appear, 2017.

R. I. Ansari, C. Chrysostomou, S. A. Hassan, M. Guizani, S. Mumtaz, J. Rodrigues , "5G D2D Networks: Techniques, Challenges, and Future Prospects", IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. to appear, 2017.

F. Nawaz, S. A. Hassan, S. Saleem, S. Aissa, "Outage Probability for a Decode-and-Forward SWIPT Relaying System in Nakagami Fading", Wiley Internet Technology Letters, Vol. to appear, 2017.

Muhammad Ahsen, Syed Ali Hassan, Nalin K. Jayakody, "Propagation Modeling in Large-Scale Cooperative Multi-hop Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE Access, Vol. 4, pp. 8925-8937, Dec, 2016.

M. N. Javed, S. Ali, S. A. Hassan , "3D MCRLB Evaluation of a UMTS-based Passive Multistatic Radar Operating in a Line-of-Sight Environment", IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 64, No. 19, pp. 5131-5144, Oct, 2016.

H. Mazhar, S. A. Hassan, "Analysis of Target Multipaths in WiFi-based Passive Radars", IET Radar, Sonar & Navigation, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 140-145, Jan, 2016.

M. S. Zia, S. A. Hassan, "On the Impacts of Composite Fading on Large-Scale Multi-User MIMO Systems", IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 19, No. 12, pp. 2286-2289, Dec, 2015.

M.B. Haroon, S. A. Hassan, "A New Approach for Coverage Analysis of Multi-hop Cooperative Networks Subject to Lognormal-Rice Fading", International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, pp. , Oct, 2015.

M. Hussain, S. A. Hassan , "The Effects of Multiple Carrier Frequency Offsets on the Performance of Virtual MISO FSK Systems", IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 22, No. 7, pp. 905-909, Jul, 2015.

M. Hussain, S. A. Hassan , "Performance of Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks Subject to Timing Synchronization Errors", IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 63, No. 3, pp. 655-666, Mar, 2015.

A. Afzal, S. A. Hassan , "Stochastic Modeling of Cooperative Multi-Hop Strip Networks with Fixed Hop Boundaries", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 13, No. 8, pp. 4146-4155, Aug, 2014.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "Analysis of an Opportunistic Large Array Line Network with Bernoulli Node Deployment", IET Communications, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 19-26, Jan, 2014.

S. A. Hassan, "Performance Analysis of cooperative multi-hop strip networks", Springer Wireless Personal Communications, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 391-400, Jan, 2014.

M. Bacha,S. A. Hassan, "Performance Analysis of Linear Cooperative Multi-hop Networks Subject to Composite Shadowing-Fading", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 12, No. 11, pp. 5850-5858, Nov, 2013.

U. Javed, S. A. Hassan, "SNR Estimation for Non-Coherent M-FSK Receivers in Rice Fading Environment", IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 17, No. 9, pp. 1786-1789, Sep, 2013.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "The Benefit of Co-Locating Groups of Nodes in Cooperative Line Networks", IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 234-237, Feb, 2012.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "SNR Estimation for M-ARY Non-Coherent Frequency Shift Keying Systems ", IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 59, No. 10, pp. 2840-2851, Oct, 2011.

S. A. Hassan , M. A. Ingram, "SNR estimation in a non-coherent BFSK Receiver with a Carrier Frequency Offset", IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 59, No. 7, pp. 3481-3486, Jul, 2011.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "A Quasi-stationary Markov Chain model of a cooperative Multi-hop linear Network", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 10, No. 7, pp. 2306-2315, Jul, 2011.

S. A. Hassan , Y. G. Li,P. S. S. Wang,M. Green, "A full rate dual relay cooperative system for wireless communications", Journal of Commun. and Networks (JCN), Vol. 5, No. 12, pp. 442-448, Oct, 2010.

Conference Papers

U.M. Khan, Z. Kabir, S. A. Hassan, S. H. Ahmed, "A Deep Learning Framework using Passive WiFi Sensing for Respiration Monitoring ", Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom, Dec, 2017, Singapore.

M. Nasar Jamal, S. A. Hassan, D. N. K. Jayakody, "A New Approach to Cooperative NOMA Using Distributed Space Time Block Coding", Proceedings of the IEEE PIMRC, Oct, 2017, Canada.

A. Umer, S. A. Hassan, H. B. Parveiz, L. Musavian, Q. Ni, "Coverage and Rate Analysis for Massive MIMO enabled Heterogeneous Networks with Millimeter wave Small Cells", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring), Jun, 2017, Australia.

T. Azmat, S. F. Khan, S. Saleem, S. A. Hassan, "Frequency Domain Equalization of SOQPSK for Aeronautical Telemetry Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring), Jun, 2017, Australia.

O. W. Bhatti, H. Suhail, U. Akber, S. A. Hassan, H. Pervaiz, L. Musacian, Q. Ni, "Performance Analysis of Decoupled Cell Association in Multi-Tier Hybrid Networks using Real Blockage Environments", Proceedings of the IEEE IWCMC, Jun, 2017, Spain.

S. Habib, S. A. Hassan, A. A. Nasir, H. Mehrupuyn, "Millimeter Wave Cell Search for Initial Access: Analysis, Design, and Implementation", Proceedings of the IEEE IWCMC, Jun, 2017, Spain.

A. Raza, A. Aziz, S. Q. A. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, A. A. Nasir, "Multiple Carrier Frequency Offsets Estimation in Cooperative Networks: An Experimental Study", Proceedings of the IEEE IWCMC, Jun, 2017, Spain.

J. Abdullah , S. A. Hassan, "Geometry Optimization for WiFi-based Indoor Passive Multistatic Radars' ", Proceedings of the IEEE IWCMC, Jun, 2017, Spain.

U. M. Khan, Z. Kabir, S. A. Hassan, "Wireless Health Monitoring using Passive WiFi Sensing", Proceedings of the IEEE IWCMC, Jun, 2017, Spain.

E. Mushtaq , S. Ali, S. A. Hassan, "Novel Construction Methods of Quaternion Orthogonal Designs based on Complex Orthogonal Designs", Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Jun, 2017, Germany.

Soma Qureshi, S. A. Hassan, N. K. Jayakody, "Successive Bandwidth Division NOMA Systems: Uplink Power Allocation with Proportional Fairness", Proceedings of the IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), pp. , Jan, 2017, Las Vegas United States.

S. Afridi, S. A. Hassan, "Spectrally Efficient Adaptive Generalized Spatial Modulation MIMO Systems", Proceedings of the IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), pp. , Jan, 2017, Las Vegas United States.

A. Ijaz, Syed Ali Hassan, Nalin K. Jayakody,, "A Multiple Region Reverse Frequency Allocation Scheme for Downlink Capacity Enhancement in 5G HetNets", Proceedings of the IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Jan, 2017, Las Vegas United States.

S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, H. Parveiz, Q. Ni. Parveiz, Q. Ni, "Self-Adaptive Power Control Mechanism in D2D Enabled Hybrid Cellular Network with mmWave Small Cells: An Optimization Approach", Proceedings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), Dec, 2016, Washington United States.

S.Nawaz, S. A. Hassan, S. A. R. Zaidi, M. Ghogho, "Throughput and Energy Efficiency of Two-tier Cellular Networks: Massive MIMO Overlay for Small Cells", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Sep, 2016, Paphos Cyprus.

R. I. Ansari, S. A. Hassan, C. Chrysostomou , "Energy Efficient Relay Selection in Multi-hop D2D Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Sep, 2016, Paphos Cyprus.

Muhammad Tauseef Mushtaq, Syed Ali Hassan, Nalin K. Jayakody, "Ergodic Rate Analysis of Massive MIMO Systems in K-Fading Environment", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Sep, 2016, Montreal Canada.

Hamnah Munir, Syed Ali Hassan, Haris B Parveiz, Leila Musavian, Qiang Ni, "Energy Efficient Resource Allocation in 5G Hybrid Heterogeneous Networks: A Game Theoretic Approach", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Sep, 2016, Montreal Canada.

Syed Ahsan Raza, Syed Ali Hassan, "Combining NOMA and mmWave Technology for Cellular Communication", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Sep, 2016, Montreal Canada.

Muhammad Ahsen, Syed Ali Hassan, "On the Ratio of Exponential and Generalized Gamma Random Variables with Applications to Ad Hoc SISO Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Sep, 2016, Montreal Canada.

M. S. Omar, M. A. Anjum, S. A. Hassan, H. Parveiz, Q. Ni, "Performance Analysis of Hybrid 5G Cellular Networks Exploiting mmWave Capabilities in Suburban Areas", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), May, 2016, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

H. Munir, S. A. Hassan, H. Parveiz, Q. Ni, "A Game Theoretical Network-Assisted User-Centric Design for Resource Allocation in 5G Heterogeneous Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring), May, 2016, Nanjing China.

S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, Z. Mulk, "Pilot Reuse and Sum Rate Analysis of mmWave and UHF-based Massive MIMO Systems", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring), May, 2016, China.

S. Amin, S. Ashraf, M. S. Faisal, M. S. Omar, S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, M. U. Ilyas, "Implementation and Evaluation of a Cooperative MAC Protocol for Smart Data Acquisition", Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring), May, 2016, Nanjing China.

M. N. Javed, S. A. Hassan, S. Ali , "Characterizing the Impacts of Rice Fading on a WiFi-based Passive Multistatic Radar Using Cramer-Rao Bound", Proceedings of the IEEE Radar Conference , May, 2016, Philadelphia United States.

Soma Qureshi, S. A. Hassan, "MIMO Uplink NOMA with Successive Bandwidth Division", Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Apr, 2016, Qatar.

M. A. Aslam, S. A. Hassan , "Coverage Analysis of a Dual Source Opportunistic Network Utilizing Cooperation", Proceedings of the International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing (ICICS), Dec, 2015, Singapore.

R. I. Ansari, S. A. Hassan, C. Chrysostomou , " RANC: Relay-Aided Network-Coded D2D Network", Proceedings of the International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing (ICICS), Dec, 2015, Singapore.

S. H. Kabir, M. S. Omar, S. A. Raza, M. Hussain, S. A. Hassan, "Demonstration and Implementation of Energy Efficiency in Cooperative Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Aug, 2015, Croatia.

R. Zahid, S. A. Hassan, "Stochastic Geometry-based Analysis of Multiple Region Reverse Frequency Allocation Scheme in Downlink HetNets", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Aug, 2015, Croatia.

S. W. Hasan, S. A. Hassan, "Fuzzy Logic-based Downlink Subchannel Allocation for Capacity Maximization in OFDMA Femtocells", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Aug, 2015, Croatia.

M. S. Omar, S. A. Raza, S. H. Kabir, M. Hussain, S. A. Hassan, "Experimental Implementation of Cooperative Transmission Range Extension in Indoor Environments", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Aug, 2015, Croatia.

S. S. Syed, S. A. Hassan, S. Ali , "Near-Orthogonal Randomized Space-Time Block Codes for Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2015, Croatia.

M. Ahsen, S. A. Hassan , "A Poisson Point Process Model for Coverage Analysis of Multi-hop Cooperative Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Aug, 2015, Croatia.

M. A. Aslam, S. A. Hassan, "Analysis of Multi-Source Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks Employing Network Coding", Proceedings of the 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring) , pp. , May, 2015, Glasgow United Kingdom.

M. S. Zia, S. A. Hassan, "Outage Analysis of Multi-User Massive MIMO Systems Subject to Composite Fading", Proceedings of the 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring) , pp. , May, 2015, Glasgow United Kingdom.

Z. Mulk, S. A. Hassan, "On Achievable Rates in Massive MIMO-based Hexagonal Cellular System with Pilot Contamination", Proceedings of the 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring) , pp. , May, 2015, Glasgow United Kingdom.

A. Rahman, S. A. Hassan, " Analysis of Composite Fading in a Single Cell Downlink Cooperative Heterogeneous Networks", Proceedings of the 81st IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring) , pp. , May, 2015, Glasgow United Kingdom.

A. Arshad , S. A. Hassan , "Maximum likelihood SNR Estimation for Non-Coherent FSK-based Cooperative Networks over Correlated Rayleigh Fading Channels", Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), pp. , Mar, 2015, New Orleans United States.

M. Hussain, , S. A. Hassan, , "Performance of Non-Coherent FSK Virtual MISO Systems in Correlated Rayleigh Fading ", Proceedings of the IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS), pp. , Jan, 2015, San Diego, CA United States.

M. Hussain, , S. A. Hassan, , "Imperfect Timing Synchronization in Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks: Statistical Modeling and Performance Analysis", Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Wireless Days, Nov, 2014, Rio de Janeiro Brazil.

M. Hussain, , S. A. Hassan, , "Analysis of Bit Error Probability for Imperfect Timing Synchronization in Virtual MISO Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Wireless Days, Nov, 2014, Rio de Janeiro Brazil.

Q. Shafi, , S. A. Hassan, , "Interference Analysis in Cooperative Multi-Hop Networks Subject to Multiple Flows", Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Wireless Days, Nov, 2014, Rio de Janeiro Brazil.

A. Arshad , S. A. Hassan, "SNR Estimation in a Non-Coherent MFSK Receiver with Diversity Combining", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2014, Nicosia, Cyprus.

R. Zahid, A. Rahman, S. A. Hassan, "On the Performance of Multiple Region Reverse Frequency Allocation Scheme in a Single Cell Downlink Heterogeneous Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2014, Nicosia, Cyprus.

S. S. Syed, S. A. Hassan, "On the Use of Space-Time Block Codes for Opportunistic Large Array Network", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2014, Nicosia, Cyprus.

M. B. Haroon, S. A. Hassan, "On the Impacts of lognormal-Rice Fading on Multi-Hop Extended Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2014, Nicosia, Cyprus.

M. Bacha, S. A. Hassan, "Coverage Aspects of Cooperative Multi-hop Line Networks in Composite Fading Environment", Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp. , Aug, 2014, Nicosia, Cyprus.

R. I. Ansari,S. A. Hassan, "Opportunistic Large Array with Limited Participation: An Energy-Efficient Cooperative Multi-Hop Network", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), pp. , Feb, 2014, Hawaii United States.

M. Bacha,S. A. Hassan, "Coverage Aspects of Cooperative Multi-hop Line Networks in Correlated Shadowed Environment", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), pp. , Feb, 2014, Hawaii United States.

A. Afzal, S. A. Hassan, "A Stochastic Geometry Approach for Outage Analysis of Ad Hoc SISO Networks in Rayleigh Fading", Proceedings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), Dec, 2013, Atlanta, Georgia United States.

M. Bacha, S. A. Hassan, "Distributed versus Cluster-Based Cooperative Linear Networks: A Range Extension Study in Suzuki Fading Environments", Proceedings of the IEEE Intl. Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), pp. , Sep, 2013, London United Kingdom.

S. A. Hassan, "Optimal Throughput Analysis for Indoor Multi-Hop Wireless Networks in IEEE 802.11n", Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference (WAMICON), Apr, 2013, Orlando United States.

S. A. Hassan, "Range extension using optimal node deployment in multi-hop cooerative linear networks", Proceedings of the IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS), pp. , Jan, 2013, Austin United States.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "Pilot Assisted SNR Estimation in a Non-Coherent M-FSK Receiver with a Carrier Frequency Offset", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. , Jun, 2012, Ottawa Canada.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "On the Modeling of Randomized Distributed Cooperation for Linear Multi-Hop Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. , Jun, 2012, Ottawa Canada.

S. A . Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "A Stochastic Approach for Modeling Cooperative Line Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), pp. , Mar, 2011, Cancun Mexico.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "Modeling of a cooperative one-dimensional multi-hop network using Quasi-stationary Markov Chains", Proceedings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), pp. , Dec, 2010, Miami, Fl United States.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "SNR estimation for non-coherent M-FSK receiver in a Rayleigh Fading environment", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. , May, 2010, Cape Town South Africa.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "SNR estimation for non-coherent M-FSK receiver in a slow Flat Fading environment", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), May, 2010, Cape Town South Africa.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "SNR estimation of a non-coherent binary frequency shift keying receiver", Proceedings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), Dec, 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii United States.

S. A. Hassan, P. S. S. Wang, "Dual Relay Communication System: Channel capacity and Power Allocations", Proceedings of the 0th IEEE Intl. Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference, Apr, 2009, Clearwater, Fl. United States.

S. A. Hassan, M. A. Ingram, "Equalization for Symmetrical Cooperative Relay scheme for Wireless Communications", Proceedings of the 11th IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS), Jan, 2009, San Diego, CA United States.

S. A. Hassan, P. S. S. Wang, Y. G. Li, "A Symmetrical Cooperative Diversity Approach for Wireless Communications", Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Circuits and Systems for Communications (ICCSC), pp. , May, 2008, Beijing China.

S. A. Hassan, B. Yang, "Maximum likelihood performance over higher-order statistics for Blind Source Separation in Wireless Systems", Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE), Mar, 2008, Lahore Pakistan.

I. Askari, S. A. Hassan, K. Munawar, M. B. Malik, "Development of a High Performance Servo Drive/Anti Drive Mechanism for Backlash Removal", Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE International conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (ICINCO), Aug, 2006, Setubal Portugal.

S. A. Hassan, A. Latif, A. I. Bhatti, "Emitter Recognition using Fuzzy Adaptation of ARTMAP Neural Networks", Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Multi Topic Conference (INMIC), Dec, 2005, Karachi Pakistan.

I. Askari, , M. S. Fareed, K. Munawar, M. B. Malik, "Development of a 2 Degrees of Freedom Tracking System Part II: Controller Design and Implementation", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), pp. , Sep, 2005, Islamabad Pakistan.

S. A. Hassan, I. Askari, M. S. Fareed,K. Munawar, M. B. Malik, "Development of a 2 Degrees of Freedom Tracking System Part III: System Modeling", Proceedings of the EEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Sep, 2005, Islamabad Pakistan.

S. A. Hassan, A. Latif, A. I . Bhatti, "Emitter Recognition using Fuzzy Inference System", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Sep, 2005, Islamabad Pakistan.

Books/Chapters Published

[Chapter]R. I. Ansari, S. A. Hassan, C. Chrysostomou, "Device to Device Communication for 5G", IET, ISBN 978-1-78561-213-8, Aug, 2017.

[Chapter]S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, F. Hussain, "IoT Applications and Business Models", Springer International Publishing, ISBN 978-3-319-55405-1, 2017.

[Chapter]S. A. Hassan, S. S. Syed, F. Hussain, "Communication Technologies in IoT Networks", Springer International Publishing, ISBN 978-3-319-55405-1, 2017.

[Chapter]S. A. Hassan, M. S. Omar, M. A. Imran, J. Qadir, D. N. K. Jayakody , "Universal access in 5G networks, potential challenges and opportunities for urban and rural environments", Wiley, ISBN 9781119332732, 2017.

[Chapter]S. A. R. Naqvi, S. A. Hassan, Z. Mulk, "Encoding and Detection in mmWave Massive MIMO", Springer, ISBN 978-0-12-804418-6, Nov, 2016.

Assistant Professor , National University of Sciences and Technology
January 2012 – Present (5 years 10 months )

Details: EE839 Wireless Communication Systems (Spring 12, Spring 13, Spring 14, Spring 15, Spring 16, Spring 17)
EE451 Mobile Communications (Fall 12, Fall 13, Fall 14, Fall 15, Fall 16)

Teaching Assistant , Georgia Tech
January 2009 – May 2011 (2 years 4 months )

Details: Digital Communications
Wireless Communications
Mathematical Methods in Engineering
Random Processes
Numerical Linear Algebra

Lab Supervisor DSP , University of Stuttgart, Germany
November 2005 – February 2007 (1 year 3 months )

Teaching Assistant , Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering
August 2004 – August 2005 (1 year )

Details: Communication Systems
Signals and Systems
Radar Signal Processing

Design Engineer, Center for Advanced Research in Engineering
June 2004 – August 2005 (1 year 2 months )

Research Associate, Cisco Systems Inc., California, USA
May 2011 – December 2011 (7 months )