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Dr. Abdul Waheed Khan
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Software Engineering

MCS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Military College of Signals, Humayun Road, Rawalpindi.
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Specialization
Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks/Adhoc Networks

Education
PhD (Computer Science), University of Technology Malaysia

Dr. Abdul Waheed Khan is working as Assistant Professor at Department of Computer Software Engineering, NUST Military College of Signals (MCS). He completed his PhD in Wireless Sensor Networks from Department of Computing, University of Technology Malaysia in 2015. He has done Masters with distinction in Digital Communications Networks from London Metropolitan University, UK in 2008. He has got several awards in recognition of his academic/ research accomplishments.

Dr. Khan has research interests in the following areas:

  • Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN)/Adhoc Networks
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Software Defined Networks (SDNs)
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    • ​Abdul Waheed Khan, Javed Iqbal Bangash, Adnan Ahmed, Abdul Hanan Abdullah. QDVGDD: Query-Driven Virtual Grid based Data Dissemination for Wireless Sensor Networks using Single Mobile Sink. (2017). Wireless Networks. (Impact Factor: 1.58)
    • Adnan Ahmed, Kamalrul Nizam Abu Bakar, Muhammad Ibrahim Channa, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2016). A Secure Routing Protocol with Trust and Energy Awareness for Wireless Sensor Network. Mobile Networks and Applications. Vol. 21. No. 2. pp. 272-285. (Impact Factor: 1.53)
    • Abdul Waheed Khan, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, and Javed Iqbal Bangash. (2015). VGDRA: A Virtual Grid based Dynamic Routes Adjustment Scheme for Mobile Sink based Wireless Sensor Networks. IEEE Sensors Journal. Vol. 15. No. 1. pp. 526-534. (Impact Factor: 1.8)
    • Javed Iqbal Bangash, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2014). Reliability-Aware Routing for Intra-Wireless Body Sensor Networks. International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks. Vol. 2014, No. 786537. pp. 1–10. (Impact Factor: 0.923)
    • Adnan Ahmed, Kamalrulnizam Abu Bakar, Muhammad Ibrahim Channa, Khalid Haseeb, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2014). A Survey on Trust based Detection and Isolation of Malicious Nodes in Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks. Frontiers of Computer Science. pp. 1-17. (Impact Factor: 0.405)
    • Javed Iqbal Bangash, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Abdul Waheed Khan, Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, and Rohana Yusof. (2014). CDR: Critical Data Routing for Intra Wireless Body Sensor Networks. TELKOMNIKA Telecommunication Computing Electronics and Control. Vol. 13. No. 1.
    • Abdul Waheed Khan, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, and Javed Iqbal Bangash. (2014). Issues towards Efficient Time Synchronization in Wireless Sensor Networks. TELKOMNIKA Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering. Vol. 12. No. 10. pp. 7509-7522.
    • Sami Muhammad Halawani, Abdul Rahman Al-Talhi, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2013). Speech Enhancement Techniques for Hearing Impaired People – Digital Signal Processing based Approach. Life Science Journal. Vol. 10. No. 4. pp. 3467-3476. (Impact Factor: 0.16)
    • Sami Halawani and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2010). Sensors Lifetime Enhancement Techniques in Wireless Sensor Networks – A Survey. Journal of Computing. Vol. 2. No. 5. pp. 34-47.
    • Abdul Waheed Khan, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Muhammad Abdur Razzaque, Javed Iqbal Bangash, and Ayman Altameem. (2015). VGDD: A Virtual Grid based Data Dissemination Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sink. International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks. Vol. 2015. No. 890348. pp. 1-17. (Impact Factor: 0.923)
    • Adnan Ahmed, Kamalrulnizam Abu Bakar, Muhammad Ibrahim Channa, Abdul Waheed Khan, Khalid Haseeb. (2015). Energy-aware and Secure Routing with Trust for Disaster Response Wireless Sensor Network. Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications. Vol. 10. No. 1. pp. 216-237. (Impact Factor: 1.51)
    • Javed Iqbal Bangash, Abdul Waheed Khan, Abdul Hanan Abdullah. (2015). Data Centric Routing for Intra Wireless Body Sensor Networks. Journal of Medical Systems. Vol. 39. No. 9. pp. 1-13. (Impact Factor: 2.21)
    • Adnan Ahmad, Kamalrulnizam Abu Bakar, Muhammad Ibrahim Channa, Khalid Haseeb, Abdul Waheed Khan. (2015). TERP: A Trust and Energy Aware Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks. IEEE Sensors Journal. Vol. PP. No. 99. (Impact Factor: 1.85)​
    • Adnan Ahmed, Kamarulnizam Abu Bakar, Muhammad Ibrahim Channa, Khalid Haseeb, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2015). A Trust Aware Routing Protocol for Energy Constrained Wireless Sensor Network. Telecommunication Systems. pp. 1-18. (Impact Factor: 1.4)
    • Abdul Waheed Khan, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Muhammad Hossein Anisi, and Javed Iqbal Bangash. (2014). A Comprehensive Study of Data Collection Schemes using Mobile Sink in Wireless Sensor Networks. Sensors. Vol.14. No. 2. pp. 2510-2548. (Impact Factor 2.45)
    • Javed Iqbal Bangash, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Muhammad Hossein Anisi, and Abdul Waheed Khan. (2014). A Survey of Routing Protocols in Wireless Body Sensor Networks. Sensors. Vol. 14. No. 1. pp.1322-1357. (Impact Factor 2.45)

    Courses Taught at UG Level:

  • ​Computer Networks
  • Network Analysis and Design
  • Network Administration and Management
  • Multimedia Network Technology
  • Programming I (C/C++ Language)
  • Programming II (Object Oriented Programming using C++/Java)
  • Database System
  • Operating System
  • Wireless Network Technologies
  • Courses Taught at PG Level:

  • ​Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing
  • Research Methodologies​
  • June 2018 – to Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Software Engineering, Military College of Signals, NUST, Pakistan

    October 2015 – June 2018: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computing & Information Technology, Rabigh Campus, King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia

    March 2015 – September 2015: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science, Qurtuba University of Science and Information Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan

    September 2010 - June 2012: Lecturer, Faculty of Computing & Information Technology, Rabigh Campus, King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia

    November 2009 - September 2010: Lecturer, College of Computer Sciences & Information Systems, Najran University, Saudi Arabia

    March 2009 - June. 2009: Visiting Lecturer, College of Computer Science, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan, Pakistan​