Kamran Arshad

Kamran Arshad

Dean of Graduate Studies & Research
Ext: 6027

Prof. Kamran Arshad has 18+ years of research and teaching experience in higher education and he is currently Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, and a Professor in Electrical Engineering at Ajman University, UAE. Prior to join Ajman University in January 2016, he has been associated with the University of Greenwich, UK as a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) and a Program Director of MSc Wireless Mobile Communications Systems Engineering. Prof. Arshad is a Senior Member of IEEE (SM-IEEE), a Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy (SF-HEA) and an Associate Editor of EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking. Prof. Arshad research interests are in the areas of cognitive radio, LTE/LTE-Advanced, 5G, and cognitive Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications. He was a project manager at the University of Surrey, UK for the European project QoSMOS and lead University of Surrey team involved in the project. He has a global collaborative research network spanning both academia and key industrial players in the field of wireless communications. Prof. Arshad has contributed to several European and international large-scale research projects. Prof. Arshad worked closely with leading European companies in communications, such as British Telecom (UK), Toshiba (UK), Thales (France), NEC (Japan/France), Agilent (Belgium), Alcatel Lucent (Germany), Nokia (Finland), Ericsson (Sweden) etc. and produced several joint publications. He has supervised 5+ successful PhD graduates and supervised 40+ MSc thesis. Prof. Arshad has 120+ technical peer-reviewed papers in top quality journals and international conferences. He received 3 best paper awards, 1 best R&D track award and chaired technical sessions in several leading international conferences. Prof. Arshad also authored/co-authored 25+ technical reports submitted to the European Commission (EC). He served 100+ international conferences as a Technical Program Committee (TPC) member and an editor of several international journals. Prof. Arshad returned research outputs in UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 .

Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Middlesex University, London UK, 2007
  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 2003
  • BEng in Electrical Engineering (Distinction), NED University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan, 2000
Experience
  • Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, Ajman University, UAE, March 2018 - date
  • Professor in Electrical Engineering, Ajman Univrsity, UAE, 2018-date
  • Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering, Ajman University, UAE, 2016-2018
  • Senior Lecturer & Program Director of MSc Wireless Mobile Communications Systems Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom, 2012-2016
  • Project Manager and Research Fellow, Centre for Communication Systems Research (now Institute for Communication Systems), University of Surrey, United Kingdom, 2008-2012
  • Research Officer, Institute of Advanced Telecommunications, Swansea University, United Kingdom, 2007-2008
  • Lecturer (PT), Department of Computer and Communications Technology, Middlesex University, United Kingdom, 2005-2007
  • Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia, 2003-2005
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia, 2001-2003
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia, 2001-2003
  • Network Engineer, Mobilink GSM (Motorola) Private Ltd., Pakistan, 2000-2001
  • Lecturer in Electronic Engineering, Department of Electronic Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan, 2000
Teaching Area
  • Probability and Random Process
  • Principles of Communication
  • Telecommunicaiton Systems and Networks
  • Electronic Circuits and Devices
  • Signals and Systems
  • Communication Engineering
Research
  • Wireless and Mobile Communications
  • LTE/LTE-Advanced and 5G
  • Cognitive M2M
  • Radio Resource Management
  • Radio Wave Propagation Modelling
Publications
  • Abubakar Sharif, Jun Ouyang, Kamran Arshad, Muhammad A. Imran and Qammer H. Abbasi (2021) "Passive UHF RFID tag Antennas based sensing for Internet of Things paradigm", Backscattering and RF Sensing for Future Wireless Communication, First Edition. © 2021 John Wiley & Sons Ltd. Published 2021 by John Wiley & Sons Ltd. ,ISBN-13: 978-1119695653 ISBN-10: 1119695651
  • Abbasi, Q.H., Abbas, H.T., Alomainy, A., Imran, M.A., Sharif, A., Ouyang, J., Arshad, K., Imran, M.A. and Abbasi, Q.H. (2021). Metasurfaces Based on Huygen's Wavefront Manipulation. In Backscattering and RF Sensing for Future Wireless Communication (eds Q.H. Abbasi, H.T. Abbas, A. Alomainy and M.A. Imran). https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119695721.ch4
  • Liaqat, S.; Dashtipour, K.; Zahid, A.; Assaleh, K.; Arshad, K.; Ramzan, N. (2021) A hybrid posture detection framework: Integrating machine learning and deep neural networks, Accepted for Publication in IEEE Sensors Journal (ISSN 1530-437X) 26 January 2021.
  • Liaqat, S.; Dashtipour, K.; Zahid, A.; Assaleh, K.; Arshad, K.; Ramzan, N. (2020) Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Using a Machine Learning Approach. Information 2020, 11, 549. https://doi.org/10.3390/info11120549
  • Liaqat, S.; Dashtipour, K.; Arshad, K.; Ramzan, N. (2020) Non Invasive Skin Hydration Level Detection Using Machine Learning. Electronics 2020, 9, 1086. doi: 10.3390/electronics9071086
  • Alnwaimi, G., Boujemaa, H. & Arshad, K. Throughput optimization of cooperative non orthogonal multiple access. Telecommun Syst (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11235-020-00726-1
  • Sharif, A., Guo, J., Arshad, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) Spider Web Shaped Near-Field UHF RFID Reader Antenna for Healthcare and IOT Applications, 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North American Radio Science Meeting in Montréal, Québec, Canada on 5-10 July 2020 (Accepted for Publication)
  • A. M. Ridha, W. Shehieb, P. Yacoub, K. Al-Balawneh and K. Arshad, "Smart Prediction System for Facial Paralysis," 2020 7th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ICEEE), Antalya, Turkey, 2020, pp. 321-327, doi: 10.1109/ICEEE49618.2020.9102600.
  • Sharif, A., Guo, J., Ouyang, J., Sun, S., Arshad, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2019) "Compact Base Station Antenna Based on Image Theory for UWB/5G RTLS Embraced Smart Parking of Driverless Cars," in IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 180898-180909, 2019. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2959130
  • Alnwaimi, G., Boujemaa, H., & Arshad, K. (2020). Optimal packet length for ARQ and HARQ I with chase combining. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 45(8), 6467-6474. doi:10.1007/s13369-020-04520-8
  • Barakat B., Steponenaite A., Lall G.S., Arshad K., Wassell I.J., Keates S. (2020) Assistive Technology for the Visually Impaired: Optimizing Frame Rate (Freshness) to Improve the Performance of Real-Time Objects Detection Application. In: Antona M., Stephanidis C. (eds) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Practice. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12189. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-49108-6_34
  • A. Sharif, J. Guo, J. Ouyang, K. Arshad, M. A. Imran and Q. H. Abbasi, "Ultra-wideband Sensor Antenna Design for 5G/UWB Based Real Time Location Systems," 2020 International Workshop on Antenna Technology (iWAT), Bucharest, Romania, 2020, pp. 1-4, doi: 10.1109/iWAT48004.2020.1570618250.
  • Basel Barakat, Simeon Keates, Ian J. Wassell & Kamran Arshad (2019) Modelling IoT devices communication employing representative operation modes to reveal traffic generation characteristics, International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems, DOI: 10.1080/17445760.2019.1649402
  • Ghassan Alnwaimi, Hatem Boujemaa, and Kamran Arshad (2019) Optimal Packet Length for Free-Space Optical Communications with Average SNR Feedback Channel, Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, vol. 2019, Article ID 4703284, 8 pages, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/4703284.
  • B. Barakat, S. Keates, I. Wassell and K. Arshad, (2019) "Is the Zero-Wait Policy Always Optimum for Information Freshness (Peak Age) or Throughput?," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 987-990, June 2019. doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2019.2907935
  • G. Alnwaimi, H. Boujemaa and K. Arshad, (2019) "Packet Length Optimization for Two Way Relaying," 2019 15th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Tangier, Morocco, 2019, pp. 735-740. doi: 10.1109/IWCMC.2019.8766703
  • [Book Chapter] Barakat B., Keates S., Wassell I., Arshad K. (2019) Adaptive Status Arrivals Policy (ASAP) Delivering Fresh Information (Minimise Peak Age) in Real World Scenarios. In: Antona M., Stephanidis C. (eds) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Multimodality and Assistive Environments. HCII 2019. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11573. Springer, Cham
  • Barakat, Basel, Yassine, Hachem Keates, Simeon, J. Wassell, Ian & Arshad, Kamran (2019) How to Measure the Average and Peak Age of Information in Real Networks?, accepted for oral presentation in European Wireless 2019
  • Ghassan Alnwaimi, Hatem Boujemaa and Kamran Arshad (2019) Optimization of Packet Length for MIMO systems, in International Journal of Computer Networks & Communications, Vol 11, No. 1, January 2019, ISSN: 0974-9322.
  • Basel Barakat, Simeon
 Keates, Kamran Arshad, Ian Wassell (2019) Adaptive Status Arrivals Policy (ASAP) Delivering Fresh Information (Minimise Peak Age) in Real World Scenarios (Invited Paper) HCI International 2019 Conference (Accepted Feb. 2019)
  • S. Rostami, K. Arshad and P. Rapajic, (2018) "Optimum Radio Resource Management in Carrier Aggregation Based LTE-Advanced Systems," in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 67, no. 1, pp. 580-589, Jan. 2018. doi: 10.1109/TVT.2017.2741780
  • A. Rizwan; K. Arshad; F. Fioranelli; A.Imran; M. A. Imran, (2018) Mobile Internet Activity Estimation and Analysis at High Granularity: SVR Model Approach" 2018 IEEE 29th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC): IEEE PIMRC 2018 (Accepted for Publication)
  • Rizwan, Ali, Zoha, Ahmed, Zhang, Rui, Ahmad, Wasim, Arshad, Kamran, Abu Ali, Najah, Alomainy, Akram, Imran, Muhammad, Abbasi, Qammer (2018) "A Review on the Role of Nano-Communication in Future Healthcare Systems: A Big Data Analytics Perspective," in IEEE Access, vol. 6, pp. 41903-41920, 2018. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2859340
  • Wessam Shehieb, Mohammed Osama Nasri, Noureldin Mohammed, Omar Debsi and Kamran Arshad (2018) Intelligent Hearing System using Assistive Technology for Hearing-Impaired Patients, IEEE IEMCON 2018 (Accepted for Publication)
  • K. Arshad and S. Rostami, (2018) "Resource Allocation for Multi-Carrier Cellular Networks”, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Barcelona, 2018, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.1109/WCNC.2018.8376971.
  • Barakat, Basel & Keates, Simeon & Arshad, Kamran & J. Wassell, Ian. (2018). Deriving Machine to Machine (M2M) Traffic Model from Communication Model. 1-5. 10.1109/ISIICT.2018.8613727.
  • S. O. Aramide, B. Barakat, Y. Wang, S. Keates and K. Arshad (2017), "Generalized proportional fair (GPF) scheduler for LTE-A," 2017 9th Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CEEC), Colchester, 2017, pp. 128-132. doi: 10.1109/CEEC.2017.8101612.
  • D. Muirhead, M. A. Imran and K. Arshad (2016) A Survey of the Challenges, Opportunities and Use of Multiple Antennas in Current and Future 5G Small Cell Base Stations, in IEEE Access, vol. 4, no. , pp. 2952-2964, 2016. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2569483
  • S. Rostami, K. Arshad and P. Rapajic, (2016) Energy-Efficient Resource Allocation for LTE-A Networks," in IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 1429-1432, July 2016. doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2016.2562106
  • Soheil Rostami, Sajad Alabadi, Kamran Arshad and Predrag B. Rapajic (2016) Spectrum Assignment Algorithm for Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Networks, Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2016, Article ID 3282505, 8 pages, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/3282505
  • S. Alabadi, Predrag Rapajic, Kamran Arshad and Soheil Rostami (2016) Energy Efficient Cognitive M2M Communications, International Journal of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications and Networking, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 1-9, 2016
  • Muirhead, D.; Imran, M.A.; Arshad, K., (2015) Insights and Approaches for Low-Complexity 5G Small-Cell Base-Station Design for Indoor Dense Networks, in IEEE Access, vol.3, no., pp.1562-1572, 2015 doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2015.247366
  • Arshad, K.; Mackenzie, R.; Celentano, U.; Drozdy, A.; Leveil, S.; Rico, J.; Medela, A.; Rosik, C., (2014) Resource management for QoS support in cognitive radio networks, IEEE Communications, vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 114,120, March 2014, doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2014.6766095
  • Mohammad Deghani and Kamran Arshad (2014) LTE-Advanced Radio Access Enhancements: A Survey, Springer Journal: Wireless Personal Communications pp. 1-31, 2014. [Online]. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11277- 014-2062-y
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2013) Robust spectrum sensing based on statistical tests, IET Communications, vol.7, no.9, pp., June 11 2013. doi: 10.1049/iet-com.2012.0499.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2013) Robust Collaborative Spectrum Sensing in the presence of Deleterious Users, IET Communications, 2013, 2, (3), pp. 103-108, doi:10.12785/ijcds/020301
  • Eleazar Chukwuka and Kamran Arshad (2013) Energy Efficient MAC Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Survey, International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp: 75-89, August 2013, DOI:10.5121/ijwmn.2013.5406
  • Sricharan Madduri and Kamran Arshad (2013) Validation of an Energy Efficient MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Network, International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems, 2013, 7, (1), p. 49-56, DOI: 10.1049/iet-com.2012.0082.
  • Deepaknath Tandur, Jonathan Duplicy, Kamran Arshad, Klaus Moessner, David Depierre, Janne Lehtomäki, Keith Briggs, Luis Gonçalves and Atilio Gameiro (2012) Cognitive Radio Systems Evaluation: Measurement, Modeling, and Emulation Approach, IEEE Vehicular Technology, vol.7, no.2, pp.77-84.
  • Olasunkanmi Durowoju, Kamran Arshad, Klaus Moessner (2012) Distributed power control algorithm for cognitive radios with primary protection via spectrum sensing under user mobility, Ad Hoc Networks, Volume 10, Issue 5, July 2012, Pages 740-751, ISSN 1570-8705, 10.1016/j.adhoc.2011.02.005.
  • Soheil Rostami, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2012) Order-Statistic based Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, IEEE Communications Letters, vol.16, no.5, pp.592-595.
  • Talha Zahir, Kamran Arshad, Atsushi Nakata and Klaus Moessner (2011) Interference Management in Cognitive Femtocells, IEEE Tutorials and Surveys, vol. PP, no.99, pp.1-19, 0, doi: 10.1109/SURV.2012.020212.00101.
  • Ghassan Alnwaimi, Kamran Arshad, and Klaus Moessner (2011) Dynamic Spectrum Allocation Algorithm with Interference Management in Co-Existing Networks, IEEE Communication Letters, Vol. 15, No. 9, pp: 932-934.
  • Kamran Arshad, Muhammad Ali Imran, and Klaus Moessner (2010) Collaborative Spectrum Sensing Optimisation Algorithms for Cognitive Radio Networks, International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting, vol. 2010, Article ID 424036, 20 pages, 2010. doi:10.1155/2010/424036.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2008) Modelling Obstructions in Straight and Curved Rectangular Tunnels by Finite Element Approach, Journal of Electrical Engineering, Issue No. 1, Vol. 59, ISSN: 1335-3662.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2007) Effects of different parameters on attenuation rates in circular and arch tunnels, Progress In Electromagnetics Research (PIER), Vol. 3, No. 5, pp: 607-611, DOI: 10.2529/PIERS060628070308.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2005) An investigation of Tropospheric wave propagation using Finite Elements, WSEAS Transactions in Communications, Issue 11, Volume 4, ISSN: 1109-2742.
  • Muhammad Ali Imran and Kamran Arshad (2013). Increasing the interaction time in a lecture by integrating flipped classroom and just-in-time teaching concepts., Compass: The Journal of Learning and Teaching, North America, 7, jun. 2013
  • T. Spathopoulos, O. Onireti, A. Khan, M. Imran, and K. Arshad, "Hybrid cognitive satellite terrestrial coverage," in Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (M. Weichold, M. Hamdi, M. Z. Shakir, M. Abdallah, G. K. Karagiannidis, and M. Ismail, eds.), vol. 156 of Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, pp. 523-533, Springer International Publishing, 2015.
  • D. Abouelmaati, A. Saeed, O. Onireti, M. Imran, and K. Arshad, "Femtocell collaborative outage detection (fcod) with built-in 
sleeping mode recovery (smr) technique," in Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (M. Weichold, M. Hamdi, M. Z. Shakir, M. Abdallah, G. K. Karagiannidis, and M. Ismail, eds.), vol. 156 of Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, pp. 477-486, Springer International Publishing, 2015.
  • S. Rostami, K. Arshad and P. Rapajic, (2016) Resource Allocation in LTE-Based MIMO Systems with Carrier Aggregation," 2016 IEEE 84th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall), Montreal, QC, 2016, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.1109/VTCFall.2016.7881200
  • M. Sharsheer, B. Barakat and K. Arshad, (2016) Coverage and capacity self-optimisation in LTE-Advanced using active antenna systems," 2016 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, Doha, 2016, pp. 1-5. doi: 10.1109/WCNC.2016.7564650
  • S. Rostami, K. Arshad and P. Rapajic, (2015) Resource allocation algorithms for OFDM based wireless systems," 2015 IEEE 26th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Hong Kong, 2015, pp. 1105-1110. doi: 10.1109/PIMRC.2015.7343463
  • B. Barakat and K. Arshad, (2015) Energy efficient scheduling in LTE-advanced for Machine Type Communication," 2015 International Conference and Workshop on Computing and Communication (IEMCON), Vancouver, BC, 2015, pp. 1-5. doi: 10.1109/IEMCON.2015.7344443
  • Papaioannou, Charalampos; Onireti, Oluwakayode; Imran, Muhammad Ali; Arshad, Kamran, (2015) Self-optimization of cell sizes in cellular networks, in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), 2015 International , vol., no., pp.1406-1411, 24-28 Aug. 2015
  • Nur, Firat C.; Imran, Muhammad A.; Onireti, Oluwakayode; Arshad, Kamran, (2015) System level power consumption model for mobile phones as part of E3F, in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), 2015 International, vol., no., pp.1133-1138, 24-28 Aug. 2015 doi: 10.1109/IWCMC.2015.7289242
  • Theodoros Spathopoulos, Oluwakayode Onireti, Ammar H. Khan, Muhammad A. Imran and Kamran Arshad (2015), Hybrid Cognitive Satellite Terrestrial Coverage: A case study for 5G deployment strategies, 10th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (CROWNCOM 2015), 21-23 April 2015, Doha, Qatar.
  • Dalia Abouelmaati, Arsalan Saeed, Oluwakayode Onireti, Muhammad Ali Imran and Kamran Arshad (2015), Femtocell Collaborative Outage Detection (FCOD) With Built-In Sleeping Mode Recovery (SMR) Technique, 10th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks (CROWNCOM 2015), 21-23 April 2015, Doha, Qatar.
  • Arshad, K., (2015) LTE system level performance in the presence of CQI feedback uplink delay and mobility, 2015 International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications (ICCSPA), vol., no., pp.1,5, 17-19 Feb. 2015, doi: 10.1109/ICCSPA.2015.7081294
  • Barakat, Basel; Arshad, Kamran (2015) An adaptive hybrid scheduling algorithm for LTE-Advanced, 2015 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), vol., no., pp.91,95, 27-29 April 2015, doi: 10.1109/ICT.2015.7124663
  • Rostami, Soheil; Arshad, Kamran; Rapajic, Predrag, (2015) A joint resource allocation and link adaptation algorithm with carrier aggregation for 5G LTE-Advanced network, 2015 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), vol., no., pp.102,106, 27-29 April 2015, doi: 10.1109/ICT.2015.7124665
  • Barakat, Basel; Arshad, Kamran (2015) Energy efficient carrier aggregation for LTE-Advanced, 2015 IEEE 8th GCC Conference and Exhibition (GCCCE), vol., no., pp.1,5, 1-4 Feb. 2015, doi: 10.1109/IEEEGCC.2015.7060066.
  • Dehghani, M.; Arshad, K., LTE-advanced, and the way forward, 2014 14th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), vol., no., pp.466,469, 24-26 Sept. 2014, doi: 10.1109/ISCIT.2014.7011956.
  • Durowoju, O.; Arshad, K.; Moessner, K., (2013) Distributed Power Control and User Selection Algorithms for Cognitive Radios, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Fall), 2013 IEEE 78th , vol., no., pp.1,5, 2-5 Sept. 2013, doi: 10.1109/VTCFall.2013.6692164.
  • Md Mehedi Hasan and Kamran Arshad (2013) Robust home automation scheme using cognitive ZigBee network, 2013 20th International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), vol., no., pp.1,4, 6-8 May 2013, doi: 10.1109/ICTEL.2013.6632127.
  • Md Abdul Hannan and Kamran Arshad (2013) An Experimental Study of Interference in Smart Buildings, IEEE International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing and their Applications (ICCSPA'13), vol., no., pp.1,5, 12-14 Feb. 2013, doi: 10.1109/ICCSPA.2013.6487240.
  • Sricharan Madduri and Kamran Arshad (2013) Experimental Validation of an Energy Efficient MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Network, IEEE International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing and their Applications (ICCSPA'13), vol., no., pp.1,5, 12-14 Feb. 2013, doi: 10.1109/ICCSPA.2013.6487267.
  • Gabriel Eluma and Kamran Arshad (2013) Indoor Statistical Channel Modelling Using Agilent 8960, Current Trends in Information Technology (CTIT), 2013 International Conference on, vol., no., pp.265,269, 11-12 Dec. 2013, doi: 10.1109/CTIT.2013.6749515.
  • Raya Moradi and Kamran Arshad (2013) Carrier Aggregation in LTE-Advanced: A Review, Second Joint International Workshop on Applied Radio Systems Research and Smart Wireless Communications (ARSR/SWICOM 2013), 21-22 May 2013, Luton, United Kingdom.
  • Rostami, S.; Arshad, K.; Rapajic, P., (2013) Aggregation-based spectrum assignment in cognitive radio networks, Advanced Computing and Communication Systems (ICACCS), 2013 International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1,6, 19-21 Dec. 2013, doi: 10.1109/ICACCS.2013.6938698
  • Davood Godarzi, Kamran Arshad, Youngwook Ko and Klaus Moessner (2012) Selecting Users in Energy-Efficient Collaborative Spectrum Sensing, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'12), vol., no., pp.1029-1033, 1-4 April 2012, doi: 10.1109/WCNC.2012.6213924.
  • Asad Javied, Sutharshan Rajasegarar, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2012) A Statistical Moment Deviation Approach to Identify Outliers in Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, Future Network and Mobile Summit (FuNeMS'12), vol., no., pp, 4-6 July 2012.
  • Kamran Arshad (2012) Malicious Users Detection in Collaborative Spectrum Sensing Using Statistical Tests, IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks, vol., no., pp.109-113, 4-6 July 2012, doi: 10.1109/ICUFN.2012.6261674.
  • Rohit Datta, Kamran Arshad and Gerhard Fettweis (2012) Analysis of Spectrum Sensing Characteristics for Cognitive Radio GFDM Signal, IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC'12), vol., no., pp.356-359, 27-31 Aug. 2012 doi: 10.1109/IWCMC.2012.6314230.
  • Kamran Arshad et al. (2012) Resource Management of Centrally Controlled Cognitive Radio Networks, Future Network and Mobile Summit (FuNeMS'12), vol., no., pp.1-9, 4-6 July 2012.
  • Nakata, A, Arshad, K and Moessner, K (2011) Interference Tolerable Threshold Analysis in Cognitive Femtocells In: Wireless Innovation Conference and Product Exhibition (SDR'11-WinnComm), 2011-11-29 - 2011-12-02, Washington DC, USA (BEST PAPER IN R&D TRACK).
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Statistical Models for Spectrum Opportunities for Cognitive Radio, Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2011 IEEE 22nd International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.2310,2314, 11-14 Sept. 2011 doi: 10.1109/PIMRC.2011.6139931.
  • Kamran Arshad, Keith Briggs and Klaus Moessner (2011) Robust Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio based on Statistical Tests, International Conference on Cognitive Radio and Advanced Spectrum Management (CogART'11), 26-29 October 2011, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Ghassan Alnwaimi, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Dynamic Spectrum Allocation Algorithm with Interference Management in Displaced Networks, IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC'11), vol., no., pp.941-946, 4-8 July 2011 doi: 10.1109/IWCMC.2011.5982528.
  • Talha Zahir, Kamran Arshad, Youngwook Ko and Klaus Moessner (2011) A Downlink Power Control Scheme for Interference Avoidance in Femtocells, IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC'11), vol., no., pp.1222-1226, 4-8 July 2011, doi: 10.1109/IWCMC.2011.5982714.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Robust Collaborative Spectrum Sensing based on Beta Reputation System, Future Network and Mobile Summit (FutureNetw'11), vol., no., pp.1-8, 15-17 June 2011 (Received BEST PAPER AWARD).
  • Mange, G.; Rosik, C.; Leveil, S.; Celentano, U.; Durowoju, O.; Arshad, K., (2011) Cognitive resource management for QoS support in mobile opportunistic communications, Future Network & Mobile Summit (FutureNetw), 2011 , vol., no., pp.1,9, 15-17 June 2011.
  • Olasunkanmi Durowoju, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Distributed Power Control for Cognitive Radios based on Incumbent Outage Information, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2011), vol., no., pp.1-5, 5-9 June 2011 doi: 10.1109/icc.2011.5962937.
  • Olasunkanmi Durowoju, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Distributed Power Control and User Selection for Cognitive Radios based on Incumbent Outage Information, ACROPOLIS 1st Annual Workshop on "Advanced coexistence technologies for radio resource usage optimisation, 4-5 October 2011, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Efficient Spectrum Management among Spectrum Sharing UMTS Operators, 73rd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2011-Spring), vol., no., pp.1-5, 15-18 May 2011 doi: 10.1109/VETECS.2011.5956619.
  • Olasunkanmi Durowoju, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2011) Cognitive Time Variant Power Control in Slow Fading Mobile Channels, 73rd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2011-Spring), vol., no., pp.1-5, 15-18 May 2011 doi: 10.1109/VETECS.2011.595655..
  • Olasunkanmi Durowoju, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2010) Distributed Power Control for Cognitive Radios with Primary Protection via Spectrum Sensing, 72nd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'10), vol., no., pp.1-5, 6-9 Sept. 2010.
  • Uvaraj Rajasekaran, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2010) Joint Rate and Power Optimisation using Distributed Power Control Algorithms in Cognitive Radio Networks, In: Proceedings of the SDR '10 Technical Conference and Product Exposition. Wireless Innovation Forum.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2010) Fusion strategies in Collaborative Spectrum Sensing, Wireless Innovation Forum and Reconfigurable Radio Technologies Workshop (ERRT'10), 23-25 June 2010, Mainz, Germany.
  • Kamran Arshad et al (2010) Collaborative Cognitive RRM, Dynamic Spectrum Management, and Self-Organisation for Future Mobile Networks, Future Internet and Mobile Summit (FuNeMS'10), vol., no., pp.1-9, 16-18 June 2010.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2010) Mobility driven energy detection based Spectrum Sensing framework of a Cognitive Radio, 2010 Second UK-India-IDRC International Workshop on Cognitive Wireless Systems (UKIWCWS), vol., no., pp.1-5, 13-14 Dec. 2010 doi: 10.1109/UKIWCWS.2010.5724224.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Genetic Algorithm based Optimised Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, In: Proceedings of the SDR '09 Technical Conference and Product Exposition. SDR Forum
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Collaborative Spectrum Sensing: Optimising the number of collaborating users, UK-India International Workshop on Cognitive Wireless Systems, vol., no., pp.1-5, 10-12 Dec. 2009 doi: 10.1109/UKIWCWS.2009.5749394.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Optimisation of Collaborative Spectrum Sensing with SIMO Cognitive Terminals using Genetic Algorithm, 20th IEEE International Symposium On Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC'09), vol., no., pp.1707-1711, 13-16 Sept. 2009 doi: 10.1109/PIMRC.2009.5449756.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Dynamic Spectrum Allocation between two UMTS operators to maximise Spectrum Opportunity Index, 12th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC'09), 7-10 September 2009, Sendai, Japan.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshops (ICC'09), vol., no., pp.1-5, 14-18 June 2009 doi: 10.1109/ICCW.2009.5208032.
  • Ghassan Alnwaimi, Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Collaborative Spectrum Sensing in OFDM-based Cognitive Radio, UK-India International Workshop on Cognitive Wireless Systems, vol., no., pp.1-5, 10-12 Dec. 2009 doi: 10.1109/UKIWCWS.2009.5749394.
  • Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2009) Impact of User Correlation on Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio, ICT MobileSummit 2009, ISBN: 978-1-905824-12-0, 10-12 June 2009, Santander Spain.
  • Kamran Arshad, Ferdinand Katsriku, and Aboubaker Lasebae. 2007. An investigation of wave propagation over irregular terrain and urban streets using finite elements. In Proceedings of the 6th WSEAS Int. Conference on Telecommunications and Informatics (TELE-INFO'07), Kleanthis Psarris and Andrew D. Jones (Eds.). World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA, 105-110. (Received BEST PAPER AWARD).
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2006) Finite Element Formulation of Radio Wave Propagation in Tunnels, International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, November 1-4, 2006, Singapore.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2006) Finite Element based beam propagation method for 3D Wave Propagation in troposphere, 8th International Conference on Advanced Communication Technology, vol.3, no., pp.2090-2094, 20-22 Feb. 2006 doi: 10.1109/ICACT.2006.206410.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2006) Radiowave VHF propagation modelling in forest using finite elements, 2nd Information and Communication Technologies, ICTTA '06. , vol.2, no., pp.2146-2149, 0-0 0 doi: 10.1109/ICTTA.2006.1684735.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2005) Propagation modelling in troposphere using paraxial form of Helmholtz equation, IEEE Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, vol.2, no., pp. 4 pp., 4-7 Dec. 2005 doi: 10.1109/APMC.2005.1606373.
  • Kamran Arshad, F.A. Katsriku and Aboubaker Lasebae (2005) A new approach in modelling EM Wave Propagation in Troposphere using Finite Elements, WSEAS Conference on Information Technology, Corfu Island, Greece
  • Kamran Arshad, F. A. Katsriku, and Aboubaker Lasabae (2005) A new approach in modelling EM wave propagation in troposphere using finite elements. In Proceedings of the 5th WSEAS international conference on Applied electromagnetics, wireless and optical communications(ELECTROSCIENCE'05), A. Y. Al-Zoubi and Ioannis O. Vardiambasis (Eds.). World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA, 31-36 (Received BEST PAPER AWARD).
  • Kamran Arshad and Asrar U. H. Sheikh (2004) Effect of Doppler Frequency on Pilot Arrangements in Wireless OFDM Systems, IEEE International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies: from Theory to Applications, vol., no., pp. 261- 263.
  • Kamran Arshad and Asrar U. H. Sheikh (2004) Performance of Wireless OFDM System Channel Estimation with Different Pilot Patterns, 8th IEEE International Symposium on Spread Spectrum Techniques and Applications, vol., no., pp. 179- 183, 30 Aug.-2 Sept. 2004.
Conference Presentation
  • “Ultra-wideband Sensor Antenna Design for 5G/UWB Based Real Time Location Systems”, The International Workshop on Antenna Technology (iWAT), 24-29 February 2020, Bucharest, Romania.
  • “Packet Length Optimization for Two Way Relaying” The International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference ( IWCMC 2019), 24-28 June 2019, Tangier, Morocco.
  • "Mobile Internet Activity Estimation and Analysis at High Granularity: SVR Model Approach" in 29th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC): IEEE PIMRC 2018, Bologna, Italy
  • “Resource Allocation for Multi-Carrier Cellular Networks” at 2018 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’18), 15-18 April 2018, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Keynote Speaker in International Symposium on Wireless Networks and Systems (ISWSN'17) , "How Cognitive M2M Solutions can Boost Pakistan Economy? Challenges and Opportunities" November 2017
  • Keynote Speaker in Mobile Deployable Conference, "M2M Communications in Whitespaces", February 2015, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Guest Speaker at University of Oklahoma, USA, "Cognitive Machine to Machine", December 2014, Tulsa OK USA
  • Invited Speaker in Military Satellite Communication Conference, "Cognitive Radio: Are Licensed Users Protected?", August 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Keynote Speaker in Mobile Deployable Conference, Cognitive Radio Technology, Feb 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Invited Speaker in Software Defined Radio Conference, "Spectrum Sensing for Future Networks", June 2012, London UK
  • Panel Member in IEEE PIMRC'2011, "Practical Scenarios and Opportunities for Future Cognitive Radio Systems", September 2011, Toronto, Canada
  • "Energy efficient scheduling in LTE-advanced for Machine Type Communication" at International Conference and Workshop on Computing and Communication (IEMCON), Vancouver, BC, 2015
  • "Self-Optimization of Cell Sizes in Cellular Networks" in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), August 2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • "System level power consumption model for mobile phones as part of E3F" in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), August 2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • "LTE system level performance in the presence of CQI feedback uplink delay and mobility" in 2015 International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications (ICCSPA), Feb. 2015, Sharjah, UAE
  • "An adaptive hybrid scheduling algorithm for LTE-Advanced", in 2015 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), April 2015, Casablanca, Morroco
  • "A joint resource allocation and link adaptation algorithm with carrier aggregation for 5G LTE-Advanced network", in 2015 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), April 2015, Sydney, Australia
  • "A Joint Resource Allocation and Link Adaptation Algorithm with Carrier Aggregation for 5G LTE-Advanced Network", in 2015 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), April 2015, Sydney, Australia
  • "Energy Efficient Carrier Aggregation for LTE-Advanced" in IEEE GCC, Feb. 2015, Muscat, Oman
  • "LTE-Advanced, and the Way Forward" in The 14th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), Sept. 2014, Seoul, South Korea
  • "Indoor Statistical Channel Modelling Using Agilent 8960" in Current Trends in Information Technology (CTIT), Dec. 2013, Dubai, UAE
  • "Robust Home Automation Scheme using Cognitive ZigBee Networks" in IEEE Conference on Information & Communication Technologies (ICT), , May 2013, Casablanca, Morocco
  • "Malicious Users Detection in Collaborative Spectrum Sensing using Statistical Tests" in International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN), July 2012, Phuket, Thailand
  • "Statistical Models for Spectrum Opportunities for Cognitive Radio" in IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC), Sept. 2011, Toronto, Canada
  • "Efficient Spectrum Management among Spectrum Sharing UMTS Operators" in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), May 2011, Budapest, Hungry
  • "Cognitive Time Variant Power Control in Slow Fading Mobile Channels" in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), May 2011, Budapest, Hungry
  • "Joint Rate and Power Optimisation using Distributed Power Control Algorithms in Cognitive Radio " in Software Defined Radio Confernece, Dec. 2010, Washington D.C., USA
  • "Fusion strategies in Collaborative Spectrum Sensing" in Europeon Reconfigurable Conference (ERRT), June 2010, Mainz, Germany
  • "Optimisation of Collaborative Spectrum Sensing with SIMO Cognitive Terminals using Genetic Algorithm", in IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC), Sept. 2009, Tokyo, Japan
  • "Dynamic Spectrum Allocation between two UMTS operators to maximise Spectrum Opportunity Index" in International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications, Sept. 2009, Sendai, Japan
  • "Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio" in IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), June 2009, Dresden, Germany
  • "Impact of User Correlation on Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio" in ICT Summit, June 2009, Santander, Spain
  • "Finite Element Formulation of Radio Wave Propagation in Tunnels" in International Symposium on Antennas & Propagation (ISAP), Nov. 2006, Singapore
  • "A new Approach in Modelling EM Wave Propagation in Troposphere using Finite Elements", in 5th WSEAS international conference on Applied electromagnetics, wireless and optical communications(ELECTROSCIENCE'05), Aug. 2005, Corfu Island, Greece
  • "Performance of Wireless OFDM System Channel Estimation with Different Pilot Patterns" in 8th IEEE International Symposium on Spread Spectrum Techniques and Applications (ISSTA), Sept. 2004, Sydney, Australia
  • "Effect of Doppler Frequency on Pilot Arrangements in Wireless OFDM Systems" in 3rd International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies: from Theory to Applications (ICTTA), , April 2004, Damascus, Syria
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Senior Member - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Senior Fellow - UK Higher Education Academy (HEA)
  • Associate Editor - EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking
  • Founding member - IEEE Special Interest Group on Green Smart Grid Communications
  • Senior Fellow - Greenwich Opportunities in Learning and Development (GOLD)
  • Editorial Board Member - Journal of Telecommunications System and Management (JTSM)
  • Editorial Board Member - Journal of Science, Technology and Development
  • Best Research Paper Award in Future Network and Mobile Summit conference 2011 (Warsaw Poland)
  • Best Paper in R&D Track Award - SDR Wireless Innovation Conference and Product Exhibition (SDR'11-WinnComm) (Washington DC, USA)
  • Inclusion of biography in Marquis Who'sWho in Science and Engineering, 9th Edition (March 2009)
  • Received Performance Related Payment (PRP) from the University of Surrey for exceptional performance (November 2009)
  • Inclusion of biography in Dictionary of International Biography, IBC Cambridge United Kingdom (March 2008)
  • Best Paper Award - 6th International Conference on Telecommunications and Informatics, Dallas, USA (March 2007)
  • Best Paper Award in 5th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics, Wireless and Optical Communications, Corfu Island, Greece (October 2005)
  • University Research Scholarship (URS) - Full scholarship for PhD studies was awarded by the Middlesex University, London UK (Aug. 2004)
  • Full scholarship for MSc studies awarded by the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia (April 2001)
  • Merit Certificate of Academic Excellence awarded by the NED University of Engineering and Technology for academic performance (April 2001)
  • Awarded silver medal for obtaining first class second position in the department of Electrical Engineering at the NED University (November 2000)
  • Lead Guest Editor of an Special Issue (Resource Management for 5G, M2M/IoT, and Beyond) in Wireless Communicatios and Mobile Computing (2018)
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