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    He is a Biomedical and Electrical Engineer working in the domain of data mining, internet of things, 5G/6g Communication Technologies, Industry 4.0, data analytics, signal processing, application based machine 1learning and deep learning to develop ICT (Information and communication Technologies) based systems for remote sensing, digital health and industry 4.0. He received the B.S. electronic engineering degree from Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Pakistan, M.S. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia and PhD in Biomedical, Electrical and System Engineering from University of Bologna, Italy. He previously worked as research fellow in University of Hull, UK; University of Leeds, UK and University of Bologna, Italy. He is member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS). 

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
    • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
    • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
    • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

    Education/Academic qualification

    PhD Biomedical Electrical and System Engineering, PhD, Physical classification of elderly people using wearable sensors in free living conditions, University of Bologna

    1 Nov 20144 May 2018

    Award Date: 4 May 2018

    Electrical and Electronic Engineering, MRes, Driver Drowsiness Detection Using Physiological Signals, Universiti Teknologi Petronas

    11 Dec 201119 Aug 2014

    Award Date: 19 Oct 2014

    Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering , BSc, Energy Aware and Cost Efficient Routing in Wireless Sensors Networks, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi, Pakistan

    20 Aug 200619 Aug 2019

    Award Date: 1 Dec 2010

    Other positions

    Research Fellow in Data Analytics and Machine Learning, University of Hull

    1 Nov 201920 Jul 2020

    Research Fellow in Signal Processing and Machine Learning, University of Leeds

    30 Sept 201830 Oct 2019

    Research Associate in Digital Health and AI, University of Bologna

    1 Nov 201731 Aug 2018

    Visiting Research Fellow, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

    1 Sept 201530 Nov 2015

    Junior Lecturer, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi, Pakistan

    1 Sept 201030 Nov 2011


    • T Technology
    • Applied Machine Learning
    • Digital and Smart Health
    • Internet of Things
    • 5G/6G Communication
    • Industry 4.0


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