Dr. Zahid Mahmood Jehangiri

Designation: Assistant Professor
Email: zahid0987@cuiatd.edu.pk
Phone No. : 0334-9628379
Role: Faculty
Research Interests:

Digital Image Processing

Computer Vision

Machine Learning

Pattern Recognition

Academics/ Degrees

  • PhD in Electrical Engineering, North Dakota State University, NDSU, USA, 2015
  • MS, Hanyang University, South Korea, 2011
  • BS, COMSATS Institute of 'information Technology, Abbottabad, 2007

Profile/Bio

PROFESSIONAL AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor (December 2015 – Till date):

Department of Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad.

Ph.D Scholar and Teaching Assistant (August 2013 –  December 2015):

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, USA.

Lecturer (July 2011 – August 2013): 

Department of Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad.

MS Scholar and Teaching Assistant (August 2009  –  June 2011): 

Radio Frequency ID and Communication Lab, Hanyang University, South Korea.

Lab Engineer (February 2008  –  August 2009):

Department of Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad.

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Associations/Memberships

  • Paper Review Committee Member, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics.
  • Paper Review Committee Member, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing.
  • Paper Review Committee Member, IET Biometrics.
  • Paper Review Committee Member, Pattern Analysis and Applications.
  • Paper Review Committee Member, The International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT).
  • Paper Review Committee Member, The International Conference on Informatics Engineering & Information Science (ICIEIS)
  • Member, Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE)

Awards/ Appreciations

·  Received the Best Researcher Award in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Abbottabad Campus for the Year 2018. I was also awarded with the Research Productivity Award by Director COMSATS Abbottabad Campus for the years 2017, 2018, and 2019 for distinguished contributions in the research.

·   Lead the Electrical Engineering Department team to prepare Self-Assessment Report (SAR) with the result of first ever Outcome Based Education (OBE) accreditation from Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) for the three engineering programs (computer, electronics, and power) of electrical engineering department at CUI Islamabad, Abbottabad Campus.

·  Initiated and lead the team to shift the labs of electrical engineering department as per OBE standards at CUonline and prepared the OBE based course outlines of 4 subjects (Digital System Design, Probability Methods, and Electronics−I&II).

·       Received the HEC approved supervisor status. Supervised the completion of 1 Ph.D. Dissertation, 12 MS Theses, and Supervised 19 undergraduate Final Year Projects (FYP), with two projects lead to IEEE conference paper publications. Another project received the National Grassroot Information and Communication Technology Research Initiative (NGIRI) funding of 35000 PKR for the duration of one year from July 2019–July 2020.

·   Received the prestigious COMSATS Faculty Development program (FDP) scholarship award for PhD studies in North Dakota State University, USA from years 2013 – 2015.

·   Received the prestigious Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of Pakistan scholarship award for MS studies in Hanyang University, South Korea in 2009. Also received the MS Scholarship from Hanyang University, South Korea from years 2009 – 2011.

·   Research collaborations have resulted in 50 publications, which include 23 Impact Factor Journals and 27 International Conference publications.

·    Served as the reviewer of top-tier journals, such as the IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Access, IEEE Transaction on Cloud Computing, IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, IET Image Processing, IET Biometrics, and IET Computer Vision. Moreover, I am also an active Technical Program Committee member in IEEE International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT) and IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET).