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Dr. Muhammad Imran                         (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Associate Head of Department
Department of Electrical Engineering

MCS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
 Military College of Signals (MCS),Humayun Road, Rawalpindi.
Tel : 051-9272948, +92-333-5493465

Specialization
Control Systems

Education
PhD – Electrical Engineering – NUST (2014)

Dr. Muhammad Imran received his Masters and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering from Natioanl University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), Pakistan, in 2011 and 2014, respectively. He received his BE degree in Information & Communication System Engineering from NUST, in 2007. His research interests include model/ Controller order reduction, Control Systems theory, Communication Systems and Signal Processing.​​​

  • Model / Controller Reduction
  • Signal Processing​
  • Journal Publications

    2017

  • M. Imran, A. Ghafoor and M. Imran, "Frequency limited model reduction techniques with error bounds", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, DOI: 10.1109/TCSII.2017.2703117, pp. 1-6, In Press, 2017. (IF: 1.136)
  • M.Imran and A. Ghaffor,"Frequency weighted passivity preserving model reduction technique", IMA Journal of Mathematics, Control and Information, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/imamci/dnx001, pp. 1-10, In Press, 2017. (IF: 1.156)
  • K. Shafiq, A. Ghafoor, M. Imran and M. F. Mumtaz, "Model reduction of large scale descriptor systems using time limited Gramians", Asian Journal of Control, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 1217-1227, 2017. (IF: 1.407)
  • A. Ghafoor and M. Imran, "Passivity preserving frequency weighted model order reduction technique", Circuits, Systems and Signal Processing, DOI: 10.1007/s00034-017-0540-7, pp. 1-13, 2017. (IF: 1.178)
  • K. Shafiq, A. Ghafoor, M. Imran and M. F. Mumtaz, "Frequency interval Gramians based structure preserving model order reduction for second order systems", Asian Journal of Control, Accepted, In Press, 2017. (IF: 1.407)
  • M. Rahman and M. Imran, "CPW fed miniaturized tri-notched ultra-wideband antenna",   Advanced Engineering Technology and Application, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 1-5, 2017.
  • U. Zulfiqar, M. Imran, A. Ghafoor, "Model order reduction using limited frequency/time interval cross Gramian", Circuits, Systems and Signal Processing, Accepted with revisions, 2017. (IF: 1.178)
  • Submitted 2017

  •  M.J. Awan, M. Imran and A. Ghafoor,"Frequency limited impulse response Gramians based model reduction" IMA Journal of Mathematics, Control and Information, submitted, 2017. (IF: 1.156)
  • K. Shafiq, A. Ghafoor, M. Imran and M. F. Mumtaz, "Frequency limited Gramians based structure preserving model order reduction for discrete time second order systems", Interantional Journal of Control, Submitted, 2017. (IF: 1.880)
  • U. Zulfiqar, M. Imran, A. Ghafoor, "Controller order reduction via limited frequency interval Gramian", IMA Journal of Mathematics, Control and Information, submitted, 2017. (IF: 1.156)
  • K. Shafiq, A. Ghafoor, M. Imran and M. F. Mumtaz,"Time limited Gramians based model order reduction for second order systems", Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, submitted, 2017. (IF: 0.820)
  • 2016

  • U. Zulfiqar, M. Imran, A. Ghafoor and M. Liaqat, "A new frequency limited interval Gramian based model order reduction technique", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs,vol. 64, no. 6, pp. 680-684, 2016. (IF: 1.136).
  • U. Zulfiqar, M. Imran and A. Ghafoor, "Cross Gramian based frequency weighted model order reduction technique", IET Electronics Letter, vol. 52, no. 16, pp. 1376-1377, 016. (IF: 0.854) 
  • 2015

  • A. Ghafoor and M.imran, “Hierarchical balancing approach for frequency-weighted model reduction”, IET Electronic Letters, vol. 51, no. 10, pp. 763-765, 2015. (IF: 0.93)
  • M. Imran, A. Ghafoor, and V. Sreeram, “Limited frequency interval Gramians based model reduction for Generalized non-singular discrete time systems”,  IET Control Theory and Applications, vol. 9, no. 9, pp. 1356-1363, 2015.  (IF: 2.048)
  • M. Imran and A. Ghafoor, “A frequency limited interval Gramians-based model reduction technique with error bounds”, Circuits, Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 34, no. 11, pp. 3505-3519,  2015. (IF: 1.118)
  • M. Imran and A. Ghafoor, “Model reduction of Descriptor systems using frequency limited Gramians”, Journal of The Franklin Institute, vol. 352, no. 1, pp. 33-51, 2015  (IF: 2.395)
  • 2014

  • M. Imran, A. Ghafoor and V. Sreeram, “Frequency weighted model order reduction technique and error bound”,  Automatica, vol. 50, no. 12, pp. 3304-3309, 2014.  (IF: 3.02)
  • M. Imran and A. Ghafoor, “Stability preserving model order reduction technique using frequency limited Gramians for discrete time systems”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, vol. 61, no. 9, pp. 716-720, 2014. (IF: 1.234)
  • M. Imran, A. Ghafoor and V. Sreeram, “Frequency weighted model order reduction technique and error bounds for discrete time systems”, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2014, pp. 1-8, 2014.  (IF: 0.762)
  • M. Imran and A. Ghafoor, “Limited frequency Gramians based model reduction for Generalized non-singular systems”, IMA Journal of Mathematics, Control and Information, doi:10.1093/imamci/dnu045, 2014. (IF: 0.75)
  • Conference Publications

    2017

    • M. Imran, M.J. Awan and A. Ghafoor,"Model reduction techniques with error bounds", 13th IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering, Xian, Aug. 20-23, 2017.
    • K. Shafiq, A. Ghafoor, M. Imran and M. F. Mumtaz, "Techniques for computation of frequency limited H_\infty norm", 6th IEEE International Conference on Systems and Control, Batna, May 7-9, 2017.

    2013

  • M. Imran, A. Ghafoor, S. Akram, and V. Sreeram, “Limited frequency interval Gramians based model reduction for nonsingular generalized systems”,  IEEE 3rd Australian Control Conference, Perth, Nov. 5-6, pp. 441-444, 2013.
    • ​Linear Control Systems
    • Instrumentation and Measurements
    • Digital Signal Processing
    • Digital Logic Design