Faculty Syed Ali Hassan
SYED ALI HASSAN
HOD Institute of Telecom (IOT)
School SEECS
Email ali.hassan@seecs.edu.pk
Phone 90852125
Education PhD

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering working at the interface of Wireless Communications, Signal Processing and Applied Mathematics.


Academic Background:

PhD (Electrical Engineering) in 2007 - 2011 from Georgia Institute of Technology.

PhD ( ) in 2021 - 2011 from Georgian Technical University.

MS (Mathematics) in 2009 - 2011 from Georgia Institute of Technology.

MS (Electrical Engineering) in 2005 - 2007 from Universität Stuttgart.

BE (Electrical Engineering) in 2001 - 2004 from National University of Sciences and Technology.


Honours and Awards:

SEECS Best Researcher – , on December 15, 2020.

Super Star Researcher – Awarded to the top three researchers of institute, on April 15, 2019.

Research Productivity – Awarded by Ministry of Science and Technology, GoP, on April 07, 2017.

SEECS Best Researcher – , on May 13, 2015.

Productive Scientist Pak – Included in Productive Scientist of Pakistan-2016 by Pakistan Council for Science and Technology,, on September 23, 2016.

Teaching Excellence Award – For all semesters at SEECS starting Fall 2014 until now for outstanding student feedback, on June 15, 2021.

Research Productivity – Awarded by Ministry of Science and Technology. GoP, on May 13, 2013.

  • See our research activities at http://ipt.seecs.nust.edu.pk as Lab Director at SEECS-NUST, From May 15, 2012 - To June 15, 2021.
  • Dynamic Mode Decomposition Based Epileptic Seizure Detection from Scalp EEG - Electronics, on July 05, 2018.
  • Impacts of K-fading on the performance of massive MIMO systems - ENGG/IT, on January 11, 2017.
  • Estimation of Modulation Index for Partial Response CPM Signal - ENGG/IT, on March 01, 2018.
  • On the Estimation of Modulation Index for Binary Full Response CPM Signals - Image, Video and Signal Processing, on May 01, 2018.
  • Resource Optimization in Multi-Tier HetNets Exploiting Multi-Slope Path Loss Model - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 02, 2017.
  • Performance of Multi-Hop Cooperative Networks Subject to Timing Synchronization Errors - Networks and Network Security, on March 01, 2015.
  • An Experimental Evaluation of a Cooperative Communication-based Smart Metering Data Acquisition System - Control, on February 01, 2017.
  • Impact of Intra-Flow Interference on the Performance of 2-D Multi-Hop Cooperative Network - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 01, 2017.
  • Joint Subcarrier and Power Allocation in Energy Harvesting-aided D2D Communication - Eng/IT, on June 01, 2018.
  • Performance Analysis of Cooperative Multi-hop Strip Network - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 01, 2014.
  • On the outage analysis of a D2D network with uniform node distribution in a circular region - ENGG/IT, on December 01, 2017.
  • 3D MCRLB Evaluation of a UMTS-based Passive Multistatic Radar Operating in a Line-of-Sight Environment - Physics, on January 01, 2016.
  • Drone-Aided Communication as a Key Enabler for 5G and Resilient Public Safety Networks - ENGG/IT, on January 01, 2018.
  • On secrecy performance of industrial Internet of things - ENGG/IT, on January 26, 2018.
  • Analysis of target multipaths in WiFi-based passive radars - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 01, 2016.
  • Energy-Aware Radio Resource Management in D2D-Enabled Multi-Tier HetNets - ENGG/IT, on March 19, 2018.
  • Analysis of Linear Network Coding in Cooperative Multi-hop Networks - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on August 01, 2017.
  • Stochastic Modeling of Cooperative Multi-Hop strip Networks with fixed Hop Boundaries - Modulation and Simulation, on August 01, 2014.
  • Analysis of an opportunistic large array line network with Bernoulli node deployment - Fluid Dynamics, on January 03, 2014.
  • Propagation modeling in large-scale cooperative multi-hop Ad hoc networks - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 01, 2016.
  • The Effects of Multiple Carrier Frequency Offsets on the Performance of Virtual MISO FSK Systems - Networks and Network Security, on July 01, 2015.
  • On the Impacts of Composite Fading on Large-Scale Multi-User MIMO Systems - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on December 01, 2015.
  • Coverage and Rate Analysis for Downlink HetNets Using Modified Reverse Frequency Allocation Scheme - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on January 01, 2017.
  • A New Approach for Coverage Analysis of Multi-hop Cooperative Networks Subject to Lognormal-Rice Fading - Networks and Network Security, on January 01, 2015.
  • Outage Probability for a Decode-and-Forward SWIPT Relaying System in Nakagami Fading - ENGG/IT, on February 01, 2018.
  • Computationally Intelligent Techniques for Resource Management in mmWave Small Cell Networks - ENGG/IT, on August 01, 2018.
  • Multiobjective Optimization in 5G Hybrid Networks - ENGG/IT, on June 01, 2018.
  • Optimal Polarization Diversity Gain in Dual-Polarized Antennas Using Quaternions - ENGG/IT, on April 01, 2018.
  • Network Coding for Distributed Antenna Systems - ENGG/IT, on August 22, 2018.
  • Device-to-device communication for 5G - ENGG/IT, on August 31, 2017.
  • Universal Access in 5G Networks: Potential Challenges and Opportunities for Urban and Rural Environments - Software, on September 14, 2018.
  • 5G D2D Networks: Techniques, Challenges, and Future Prospects - Networks and Network Security, on December 14, 2018.
  • Efficient Nonorthogonal Multiple Access: Cooperative use of Space-Time Block Coding - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on September 26, 2018.
  • On Decoupled Decoding of Quasi-Orthogonal STBCs using Quaternion Algebra - Networks and Network Security, on June 17, 2019.
  • Scalability Analysis of a LoRa Network Under Imperfect Orthogonality - Networks and Network Security, on March 12, 2019.
  • Game theoretic efficient radio resource allocation in 5G resilient networks: A data driven approach - Networks and Network Security, on August 01, 2019.
  • An Improved Data-Aided Linear Estimator of Modulation Index for Binary CPM Signals - Networks and Network Security, on May 14, 2019.
  • Control-Data Separation Architecture for Dual-Band mmWave Networks: A New Dimension to Spectrum Management - Networks and Network Security, on July 24, 2019.
  • A New Dimension to Spectrum Management in IoT Empowered 5G Networks - Networks and Network Security, on July 25, 2019.
  • Guest Editorial Special Issue on 5G and Beyond-Mobile Technologies and Applications for IoT - Networks and Network Security, on February 01, 2019.
  • Editorial on energy-aware future networked smart cities - Networks and Network Security, on January 14, 2019.
  • Physical Layer Security in 5G Hybrid Heterogeneous Networks - Networks and Network Security, on January 07, 2019.
  • Intelligent Tracking and Positioning of Targets Using Passive Sensing Systems - Networks and Network Security, on January 01, 2019.
  • A physical layer scheduling approach in large scale cooperative networks - Networks and Network Security, on September 30, 2019.
  • Energy Efficiency of a Decode-and-Forward Multiple-Relay Network with Rate Adaptive LDPC Codes - Networks and Network Security, on November 04, 2019.
  • Full-Duplex Enabled Time-Efficient Device Discovery for Public Safety Communications - Networks and Network Security, on June 10, 2019.
  • Optimization of MAC Frame Slots and Power in Hybrid VLC/RF Networks - Networks and Network Security, on February 04, 2020.
  • Exploring Multi-hop LoRa for Green Smart Cities - Networks and Network Security, on April 06, 2020.
  • Minimizing the Transaction Time Difference for NOMA-Based Mobile Edge Computing - Networks and Network Security, on April 08, 2020.
  • Auxiliary beam pair enabled initial access for mmWave D2D networks - Networks and Network Security, on April 01, 2020.
  • Machine Learning for Resource Management in Cellular and IoT Networks: Potentials, Current Solutions, and Open Challenges - Networks and Network Security, on May 28, 2020.
  • Epileptic Seizure Detection with a Reduced Montage: A Way Forward for Ambulatory EEG Devices - Networks and Network Security, on April 17, 2020.
  • Secrecy Spectrum and Energy Efficiency Analysis in Massive MIMO- enabled Multi-Tier Hybrid HetNets - Disaster Management, on March 01, 2020.
  • Machine Learning in IoT Security: Current Solutions and Future Challenges - Networks and Network Security, on September 01, 2020.
  • On Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks Routing Protocols: A Review - Networks and Network Security, on September 15, 2020.
  • UAVs: communication aspects and cellular service provisioning - Disaster Management, on June 05, 2020.
  • STBC-Aided Cooperative NOMA With Timing Offsets, Imperfect Successive Interference Cancellation, and Imperfect Channel State Information - Networks and Network Security, on October 22, 2020.
  • Spectrum on Demand: A Competitive Open Market Model for Spectrum Sharing for UAV-Assisted Communications - Networks and Network Security, on December 01, 2020.
  • Linear and Decoupled Decoders for Dual-Polarized Antenna-Based MIMO Systems - Networks and Network Security, on December 13, 2020.
  • The shift to 6G communications: vision and requirements - Networks and Network Security, on December 21, 2020.
  • Enhancing Backscatter Communication in IoT Networks with Power-Domain NOMA - Networks and Network Security, on June 27, 2020.
  • Age of Information in Backscatter Communication - Networks and Network Security, on June 25, 2020.
  • Autonomous Interference Mapping for Industrial Internet of Things Networks over Unlicensed Bands - Networks and Network Security, on March 01, 2021.
  • Quaternion Codes in MIMO System of Dual-Polarized Antennas - Networks and Network Security, on April 01, 2021.
  • TaNTIN: Terrestrial and non-terrestrial integrated networks-A collaborative technologies perspective for beyond 5G and 6G - Networks and Network Security, on February 01, 2021.
  • Divide-and-allocate: An uplink successive bandwidth division NOMA system - ENGG/IT, on January 01, 2018.
  • On Low Complexity ML Decoder for Quaternion Orthogonal Designs - RF, Microwave and Telecom, on March 01, 2017.

Conference

  • Outage Analysis of a Dual Relay SWIPT System in Hybrid Forwarding Schemes - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Indoor Motion Classification Using Passive RF Sensing Incorporating Deep Learning - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • An Energy-Efficient Approach for Large Scale Opportunistic Networks - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Performance Analysis of Flexible Duplexing-enabled Heterogeneous Networks Exploiting Multi Slope Path Loss Models - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Networks and Network Security, on June 15, 2021.
  • A Method of Moments Estimator for Modulation Index of Continuous Phase Modulation - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Efficient Quaternion-Based Fast-Decodable Space Time Codes - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Outage Analysis of a Dual Relay SWIPT System in Hybrid Forwarding Schemes - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Wireless Mediation of Multiple Equi-Priority Events in Time-Critical Industrial Applications - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Secrecy Outage Analysis for Massive MIMO-enabled Multi-Tier 5G Hybrid HetNets - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Wireless One-Shot Polling of a Cluster of Sensors using Transmit Diversity - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Experimental Performance Analysis of Network Coding in Wireless Systems - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Indoor Motion Classification Using Passive RF Sensing Incorporating Deep Learning - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Smart Waste Bin: A New Approach for Waste Management in Large Urban Centers - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • An Energy-Efficient Approach for Large Scale Opportunistic Networks - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Performance Analysis of LDPC-based Rate Adaptive Relays over Nakagami Channels - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • Wireless Mediation for Multi-Hop Networks in Time Critical Industrial Applications - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Networks and Network Security, on June 15, 2021.
  • BLOCK-ML: Blockchain and Machine Learning for UAV-BSs Deployment - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.
  • A Method of Moments Estimator for Modulation Index of Continuous Phase Modulation - School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for Disaster Management, on June 15, 2021.

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor at NUST, From January 16, 2012 - To January 15, 2018.
  • Associate Professor at NUST, From January 16, 2018 - To June 15, 2021.