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Engr. Fawad Khan
Lecturer
Department of Computational Engineering

RCMS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Research Center of Modeling and Simulation (RCMS), Academic-I Building, NUST Campus, H-12, Islamabad Pakistan
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Specialization
Optical Networks

Education
MS Computer Software Engineering, Military College of Signals (MCS), NUST, Pakistan

Mr. Fawad Khan completed his MS in Computer Software Engineering with specialization in Optical Networks from Military College of Signals (MCS), NUST, Pakistan in 2007. Before that he completed his B.E in Software Engineering from N.U.M.L Islamabad in 2004.
He was presented with various awards for his outstanding performance throughout his academic career. Few are mentioned below:

Awards & Accomplishments

  • GOLD MEDAL was awarded to Mr. Fawad Khan by MR. R.  ZAKIR MAHMOOD, the then PRESIDENT & CEO, HBL for securing FIRST POSITION in the B.E(S.E) University Degree Examinations on 20-06-2006
  • Another GOLD MEDAL was awarded to him by the then DR. ATTA-UR-REHMAN, FEDERAL MINISTER & CHAIRMAN HEC, for securing FIRST POSITION in the B.E(S.E) University Degree Examinations on 11-05-2006
  • He was awarded SCHOLARSHIPS by the MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE OF HBL right from Matric to MS(CSE) for securing outstanding positions throughout
  • Merit Certificates/Trophies/Shields were awarded to him for participation in National & International (IEEE) Conferences/Seminars and Presentation of his TECHNICAL/RESEARCH papers held on the topic of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) at UNCC USA 2006, HONET 2007 Dubai, UAE and NUST Institute of Information Technology (NIIT), Islamabad 2007, Pakistan
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    He started his Teaching career during his MS when he taught to Graduate classes at N.I.IT (Currently N.S.E.E.C.S). He has diverse experience of both academia and industry because he joined PeopleLogic Pvt. Ltd. (Canadian Telecom Company) where he served as PMO Coordinator for more than 5 years.

    ​Research Interests:

  • Photonics
  • Triple Play
  • Computer Networks
  • Research Project:

    Ethernet Passive Optical Network (EPON) System with Triple Play Support for NUST Access Network

    Professional Memberships:

  • N.N.R.G (NUST Network Research Group)
  • IEEE (Digital Library for Research Publications)
  • ACM (Digital Library for Research Publications)
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    ​International Conferences

    1. WDM Protection Schemes – A Review

    Name of Authors Mr. Fawad Khan
    Name of Co-Author(s) Dr.S.M. Hassan Zaidi
    Published In 3rd Pak-US International Symposium High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET 2006), USA
    PP 9
    Date 06-Sep-2006
     

    2. NUST Hybrid EPON based Access Network with Triple Play Support

    Name of Authors Mr. Fawad Khan
    Name of Co-Author(s) Dr.S.M. Hassan Zaidi Mr. Raheeb Muzaffar
    Published In 4th Pak-US International Symposium High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), Dubai, UAE
    PP 11
    Date 18-Nov-2007
     

    3. Evolving (NH-PON)TM from TDM to WDM

    Name of Authors Mr. Raheeb Muzaffar
    Name of Co-Author(s) Dr.S.M. Hassan Zaidi, Mr. M. Ramzan, Mr. Fawad Khan
    Published In 4th Pak-US International Symposium High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), Dubai, UAE
    PP 5
    Date 18-Nov-2007

    National Conferences

    1. Ethernet Passive Optical Network (EPON) System with Triple Tray Support for NUST Access Network

    Name of Authors Mr. Fawad Khan
    Name of Co-Author(s) Dr.S.M. Hassan Zaidi
    Published In 4th International Workshop on Multi Agent Systems and Semantic Grid (MASSG)
    PP 6
    Date 16-Dec-2006

    2. Triple Play Over FTTX – Challenges and Resolutions (A Review)

    Name of Authors Mr. Fawad Khan
    Name of Co-Author(s) Dr.S.M. Hassan Zaidi
    Published In One day International Workshop on Connection Oriented Networks, MPLS, GMPLS and Optical Networks
    PP 5
    Date 26-Apr-2007
     

    ​Teaching Experience during MS

    Courses Taught: OFC (Optical Fiber Communications) and Optical Networks to Graduate Classes at N.I.I.T (NUST Institute of Information Technology currently N.S.E.E.C.S, Sector H-12) Islamabad.
    Apart from this, major responsibilities included:
  • Conducting Labs
  • Setting Question Papers
  • Checking and marking Answer Scripts and finally
  • Compilation and Declaration of Examination Results of Graduate Classes at N.I.I.T
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    ​Project Management Office (PMO) Coordinator, PeopleLogic Pvt. Ltd. (2008 – 2013)

    Carrying out the duties of Project Management Office (PMO) Coordinator at PeopleLogic Pvt. Ltd. (Multi-National Canadian Telecom Company)
  • Responsible for supervision of new rollouts, O&M activities under PLC contracts with various GSM operators (Telenor & Mobilink) & vendors (Huawei) nationally.
  • Central point of contact for PLC products (Content Manager)
  • Organizing and conducting internal trainings on PLC developed software
  • Communicating reporting & Interacting with Field Operations (FOPS) Managers for smooth running of business life cycle
  • Coordinating with Procurement team and monitoring of Purchase Requisition process
  • Preparing Consolidated DG, AC, CP OPEX Reports using OPEXLOGIC
  • Site Monitoring, Inventory and NMS (Network Management System) using SITELOGIC