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Dr. Hameeza Ahmed

1. About

I have been associated with this department since 2014. My job involves teaching, research, and administrative duties.    

2. Education and Certification

  • 2021 Ph.D. (Big Data Computing) - NEDUET
  • 2015 M.Engg. (Computer Architeture and Systems Design with 1 year dissertation) -  NEDUET
  • 2012 B.E. (Computer Systems Engineering) - NEDUET

3. Honors and Awards

  • Awarded with best researcher award for publishing 3 JCR research papers in 2021.

4. Research Activity

  • HEC approved PhD supervisor
  • Supervising undergraduate and postgraduate research projects
  • Research Areas

    • Big data computing
    • Compilers
    • Machine learning
    • Computer architecture

5. Professional/Community/Industrial Services

  • Reviewer for reputed international journals like the computer journal, IEEE access, journal of big data 
  • 2022- to date FYDP coordinator
  • 2021 - to date library and publication record coordinator

6. Supervision

  • Flood-safe, a flood inundation modelling and mapping service (FYDP - ongoing)
  • Artificial intelligence based PCB floor planning (MS thesis - Co-supervised Ongoing)
  • Machine learning based bovine disease detection (MS thesis - Co-supervised 2023)
  • Forensic Investigation of Microservices (MS thesis - Co-supervised 2023)

7. Research Publications

  1. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “Toward a novel engine for compiler optimization space exploration of big data workloads,” Software: Practice and Experience, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 1262–1293, 2022, doi:
  2. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “A structured approach towards big data identification,” IEEE Transactions on Big Data, pp. 1–13, 2021, doi: 10.1109/TBDATA.2021.3139069.
  3. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “REDUCER: Elimination of repetitive codes for accelerated iterative compilation”, Computing and Informatics, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 543–574, Nov. 2021, doi:
  4. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “Towards a novel framework for automatic big data detection,” IEEE Access, pp. 186304-186322, 2020.
  5. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “LLVM Miner: Text analytics based static knowledge extractor,” in European LLVM developers’ meeting, 2019. Brussels, Belgium: Apr. 2019.
  6. H. Ahmed et al., "A Compiler for Automatic Selection of Suitable Processing-in-Memory Instructions," 2019 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition (DATE), 2019, pp. 564-569, doi: 10.23919/DATE.2019.8714956.
  7. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “Towards efficient vectorization using polyhedral compilation,” in Second International Conference on Innovations in Computer Science and Software Engineering, 2018. Karachi, Pakistan: Dec. 2018. (Awarded Second Best Paper).
  8. A. Afzal, S. H. Ahmad, H. Ahmed, and M. A. Ismail, “Dynamic ontology modeling for human activity recognition,” NED University Journal of Research, pp. 1-13, 2018.
  9. H. Ahmed and M. A. Ismail, “Hadoop based human activity recognition framework: An innovative approach towards activity recognition supporting big data,” International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, vol. 14, no. 12, p. 619, 2016.
  10. B. Ayaz, W. Altaf, F. Sadiq, H. Ahmed, and M. A. Ismail, “Novel Mania: A semantic search engine for Urdu,” in Open Source Systems & Technologies (ICOSST), 2016 International Conference on, 2016, pp. 42–47.
  11. H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, M. F. Hyder, S. M. Sheraz, and N. Fouq, “Performance comparison of spark clusters configured conventionally and a cloud service,” Procedia Computer Science, vol. 82, pp. 99–106, 2016.
  12. H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, "Impact of HDFS block size in MapReduce based segmentation and feature extraction algorithm," Open-Source Systems and Technologies (ICOSST), 2015 IEEE 9th International Conference, 17 – 19 Dec. 2015, Lahore, Pakistan.
  13. U. Mohiuddin, H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “NEWSD: a realtime news classification engine for web streaming data,” Recent Advances in Computer Systems (RACS), 2015 International Conference, 30 Nov – 1 Dec. 2015, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  14. M.A. Ismail, M.F. Hyder, H. Ahmed, "Openstack cloud performance optimization using linux services," in Cloud Computing (ICCC), 2015 International Conference, 2015, pp.1-4, 26-29.
  15. H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, "Performance comparison of activity recognition classifiers using big dataset," in New Horizons IEEEP, Journal of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Pakistan, vol. 85, pp. 31-37. 2015, ISSN 2226-3659.
  16. H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, and M. F. Hyder, “Performance optimization of Hadoop cluster using linux services,” in Multi-Topic Conference (INMIC), 2014 IEEE 17th International, 2014, pp. 167–172.
  17. M. F. Hyder, M. A. Ismail, and H. Ahmed, "Performance comparison of Hadoop Clusters configured on virtual machines and as a cloud service," in Emerging Technologies (ICET), 2014 IEEE International Conference, 2014, pp.60-64.
  18. H. Ahmed, M. Khurram, "Performance analysis of MAC layer protocols in wireless sensor network," in International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business (IJIEEB), vol.6, no.5, pp.44-52, 2014.
Assistant Professor
FYDP Coordinator