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Military College of Signals  (MCS)
Engr Dr Tauseef Ahmad Rana
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Software Engineering

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Military College of Signals, Humayun Road, Rawalpindi.
Tel : 0313-1481484

Component Based Software Development

PhD (Component-Based Development) University of Manchester, UK

  • ​Life PEC membership since 2005,
  • Computer Languages: Basic, Pascal, C, C++, Java, VB6/Vb.Net, ArchJava
  • Database engines: Access, SQL server, MYSQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL
  • Web Development: HTML/XHTML, XML, JavaScript, ASP, ASP.Net, C-sharp, PHP, JSP, CSS
  • Operating Systems: MSDOS, Window 3.1,Win 95/98,VAX, Unix, Xwindows
  • Analysis Skills: Component oriented approaches, OOA/D, OMT/UML, Database Design and principles
  • Modeling and Simulation Tools: CPN Tools, Modelica
  • Awards and Distinctions: Overseas bursary awarded by Manchester University for the PhD studies.​
  • Component Based Software Development​​​​
  • ​Incremental Construction: A study based on Refinement and Composition based Approaches, T. Rana. In Proceedings of National Software Engineering Conference 2014 (NSEC2014), MCS, NUST, Pakistan.

  • Incremental Construction of Component-based Systems, K.-K. Lau, K.-Y. Ng, T. Rana and C.M. Tran. In Proceedings of Fifteenth International ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Component-based Software Engineering, pages 41-50, ACM, 2012.

  • Constructing Component-based Systems Directly from Requirements using Incremental Composition., K.-K. Lau, A. Nordin, T. Rana and F. Taweel., In Proceedings of Thirty-sixth Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications, pages 85-93, IEEE, 2010.

  • A Taxonomy of Software Composition Mechanisms. , K.-K. Lau and T. Rana, In Proceedings of Thirty-sixth Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications, pages -, IEEE, 2010.

  • (Behavioural) Design patterns as composition operators, K.-K. Lau, I. Ntalamagkas, C. Tran and T. Rana. In L. Grunske, R. Reussner and F. Plasil, editors, Proceedings of Thirteenth International Symposium on Component-based Software Engineering, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6092(232-251), Springer-Verlag, 2010

  • Mobile agent's host security with access control, Tauseef Ahmad Rana, International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modeling, Control and Automation - CIMCA'2006 and International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet Commerce – IAWTIC'2006, Sydney, Australia, 2006, Proceedings will be published by IEEE

  • Kaleem Iqbal Siddiqui, Raja Iqbal, Tauseef Ahmad Rana,” Qualifier-based access to Web Services for Portal-to-Portal Communication”, International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet Commerce, Vienna, Austria, 2005, Proceedings published by IEEE

  • Tauseef Ahmad Rana, Kaleem Iqbal Siddiqui, “Manual data entry forms to XML-based profiles”, First National Information Technology Symposium (NITS 2006) Bridging the Digital Divide: Challenges and Solutions, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, February 5-7, 2006

  • Suleiman Ali Khan, Tauseef Rana, Shoaib Ahmed, Humayun Feroze, Raashid Kiani, Usman Burki, “Distributing the HLA-RTI to manage increasingly complex simulations”, International Conference on HLA Simulation Methodology and Applications, Lerici (La Spezia), Italy, June 23, 2005​
  • ​Fundamentals of Programming
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Software Quality Engineering
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Software Project Management 
  • ​Assistant Professor (MCS, NUST, Pakistan)
  • Senior Lecturer (Manchester International College)
  • Manchester ( UK Sept 2010- Dec 2013)
  • Manager (Ideal Solution Limited (Lahore, Pakistan) July 2001- August 2002)
  • Analyst Programmer (Team Leader),(ESP Business Solutions (London, UK) May 2000 - April 2001)