Dr. Abdul Rauf (Chief Instructor)
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Humayun Road, Rawalpindi
+92 51 9272102
Telecommunication Engineering / Optical Communication
PhD (Telecomm Engineering / Optical Communication) from The University of Sheffield, UK
Dr. Abdul Rauf completed his BE Electrical Engineering (Telecomm) from National University of Sciences and Technology in October 1998, Master’s in Telecomm Engineering from Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in January 2004, PCHE (Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education) from The University of Sheffield, UK in July 2010 and PhD (Telecomm Engineering / Optical Communication) from The University of Sheffield, UK in September 2011. He joined NUST in August 1999.
A. Rauf, R.J. Hand and S.A. Hayes, 'Modifying the Refractive Index of Epoxy Resins Using Reactive Diluents to Enable Optical Self-Sensing in E-Glass Fibre Composites', Applied Mechanics and Materials, 625 (2014) 90-93.
A. Rauf. 'The role of engineering PhD towards development of teachers in higher education'. in Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE), 2013 IEEE International Conference on. 2013, 679-682.
A. Rauf. 'Optical health monitoring of aerospace composite structures'. in ICASE-2013, International Conference on Aerospace Science and Engineering 2013. IST, Islamabad.
F. Ansari, M. Akhlaq and A. Rauf. 'Social networks and web security: Implications on open source intelligence'. in Information Assurance (NCIA), 2013 2nd National Conference on. 2013, 79-82.
T.J. Swait, A. Rauf, R. Grainger, P.S. Bailey, A.D. Lafferty, E.J. Fleet, R.J. Hand and S.A. Hayes, 'Smart composite materials for self-sensing and self-healing', Plastics, Rubber and Composites, 41(4-5) (2012) 215-224.
A. Rauf, R.J. Hand and S.A. Hayes, 'Optical self-sensing of impact damage in composites using E-glass cloth', Smart Mater. Struct., 21(4) (2012) 045021.
A. Rauf, R.J. Hand and S.A. Hayes, Self-sensing of Damage in Composites, in 14th European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM-14). 2010: Budapest, Hungary.
A. Rauf, R.J. Hand and S.A. Hayes, Effect of different cladding materials on the optical transmission characteristics of reinforcing glass fibres in International Conference on Interfaces & Interphases in Multicomponent Materials (IIMM 2010). 2010: Sheffield, UK.
A. Rauf, I. Rashid, A. Ahmed and F. Ahmed. 'Crosstalk Analysis in Planner Waveguide Couplers'. in Emerging Technologies, 2006. ICET '06. International Conference on. 2006, 8-14
Z. Murtaza, V.B. Iversen and A. Rauf. 'Performance Evaluation of a Cellular Data Network using Generalized Processor Sharing Model'. in Multitopic Conference, 2006. INMIC '06. IEEE. 2006, 359-363.
A. Ahmad, I. Rashid and A. Rauf. 'Investigation of intra channel non linear effects for high speed optical communication systems'. in Emerging Technologies, 2006. ICET '06. International Conference on. 2006, 362-367.
Optical Communication Systems
Wireless Communication Systems
Digital Logic Fundamentals
AC/DC Circuit Analysis
Supervising UG/PG degree/research Projects
Academic Management Assignments
Chief Instructor (Engineering Wing), MCS / NUST, Oct 2015 to Date
Head of Department (Department of Electrical Engineering) MCS / NUST, Jul 2012 – Dec 2014
EFONGA (European Forum on New Glass Applications) Summer School on Glass Structure Property relationships. Montpellier, France (4-5th May 2009)
ECCM Seminar by HARRIS Corporation, Rochester NY, USA (6 Sep – 15 Sep 2006)
Technical Seminar on Advance Wireless Technologies and Products by HARRIS Corporation, Rochester NY, USA (30 Aug – 1 Sep 2005)
Advance Wireless Mobile Networks Course from IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark (30 Jun – 4 Jul 2003)
ETS 450 WLL Engineer Course from Huawei Training Centre Shenzhen China (30 Oct – 27 Nov 2000)
Professional Affiliations and Memberships:
Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) lifetime member since 1999
The Institute of Engineers Pakistan lifetime member since 2004
The Higher Education Academy, UK, Associate member since 2010