Dr. Muhammad Ali Ismail

Dr. Muhammad Ali Ismail

Associate Professor & Co-Chairperson, Department of Computer & Information Systems Engineering, NEDUET 

Director High Performance Computing Centre

Principal Investigator Exascale Open Data Analytics Lab

Email: alibaluja@gmail.com

contact: 99261261-7  Ext: 2237 , 2371

 

Honors and Awards

  • Research Productivity Award 2015, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology- Ministry of Science and Technology, Pakistan
  • Principal Investigator of “Exascale Open Lab @ NEDUET” won as a part of national center of “Data Analytics and Cloud Computing”
  • Member of committee won Huawei Academy @ NEDUET ;
  • Member of committee won “National center of Artificial Inelegance” @ NEDUET
  • Best Paper Award: M. A. Imsial and K. Shamim, “Parallel Implementation of Morphological Image Processing Algorithm for GPGPU", in proceeding of Recent Advances in Computer Systems (RACS), 2015 International Conference on, 30 Nov – 1 Dec. 2015, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Have given talks in many national and international conferences as an invited speaker
  • Won Erasmus Munds Post-Doctorate scholarship to for Romania
  • Honorary Secretary and founding member of Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Karachi Network
  • 3rd Best Paper Award: F. Hayder, M. A. Ismail, “Application level Trust Mechanisms for Enhancing the Operational Trust in a Cloud”, in IEEE international conference on Cloud Computing, ICCC 2015, Riyadh, KSA. 26-27-April, 2015.
  • 4th Best Paper Award: M. A. Ismail, H. Ahmed, F. Hayder, “Open Stack Cloud Performance Optimization using Linux Services”, in IEEE international conference on Cloud Computing, ICCC 2015, Riyadh, KSA. 26-27-April, 2015.
  • First Prize and GOLD medal on presenting a aper "A Gait on the Way of High Performance Computing Using Clusters" in IEEEP – All Pakistan Student Seminar on 11th Feb 2004.
  • Third Best Paper Award: in a technical writing paper competition named E–INDUS 2003 organized by IEEE Pakistan. (Paper Topic : Clustering on The Way of High Performance Computing and its Applications

 

Education

  • Post Doctorate, Automatic Design Space Exploration and Multi Objective Optimization, Lucian Blaga University Sibiu, Romania
  • PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering, NED University of Engineering & Technology


Certification and Professional Registration

  • HCNA – Huawei Certified Network Associate – 2018-2021
  • Member PEC – Pakistan Engineering Council - Since 2004 till Life time

 

Current Membership in Professional Societies and Organizations

  • Member and Hon. Sec. IET Karachi Networks, IET - Institute of Engineering Technology
  • Member, IEEE
  • Member, ACM - HPC
  • Member, Intel Academic Community
  • Member, HiPEAC: European Network of Excellence on High Performance & Embedded Architecture & Compilation
  • Senior Member, Universal Association of Computer and Electronics Engineers (UACEE)

 

Principle Publications / Presentations

  • US PATENT: M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “Binary tree based multilevel cache system for multi-core processors,” US 8,694,730 B2, 08-Apr-2014

  • H. Ahmed, M. a. Ismail, ‘ DYNAMIC ONTOLOGY MODELING FOR HUMAN ACTIVITY RECOGNITION", accepted for publication in the NED University Journal of Research
  • M. A. Ismail , J. Shbbir , “DEEP LEARNING BASED SMART LICENSE NUMBER PLATE RECOGNITION SYSTEM FOR MOVING CARS” accepted for NED University Journal of Research - Special Issue on Advances in Image and Video Processing
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “Hadoop based Human Activity Recognition Framework: An innovative approach towards Activity Recognition supporting Big Data,” Accepted in International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security (IJCSIS) (ISI Indexed)
  •  H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, F. Hayder , "Performance Comparison of Spark Clusters Configured on Virtual Machines and as a Cloud Service" in Procedia Computer Science, Volume 82, 2016, Pages 99–106.
  • L. Vinţan, R. Chiş, M. A. Ismail and C. Coţofană, "Improving Computing Systems Automatic Multiobjective Optimization Through Meta-Optimization," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 35, no. 7, pp. 1125-1129, July 2016. doi: 10.1109 / TCAD. 2015. 2501299 (ISI Indexed)
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, "Performance Comparison of Activity Recognition Classifiers using Big Dataset," New Horizons IEEEP, Journal of the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Pakistan, vol. 85, pp. 31-37. 2015, ISSN 2226-3659
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “LogN+1 and LogN Model: A Binary Tree Based Multi-Level Cache System for Multi-Core Processors,” IJCSSE, vol. 29, no. 2, 2014. (ISI Indexed)
  • M. A. Ismail, “Performance Behaviour Analysis of the Present 3-Level Cache System for Multi-Core Processors,” Computer Technology and Application, vol. 3, no. 11, pp. 729–733, 2012.
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “A Parallel and Concurrent Implementation of Lin-Kernighan Heuristic (LKH-2) for Solving Travelling Salesman Problem for Multi-Core Processors using SPC 3 Programming Model,” Intl. J. of Adv. Comp. Sc. & App.(IJACSA), vol. 2, no. 7, pp. 34–43, 2011. (ISI Indexed)
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “Concurrent matrix multiplication on multi-core processors,” Intl. J. of Comp. Sc. & Security, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 208–220, 2011. (ISI Indexed)
  • F. Aftab, M.A. Ismail, Web Ontology based Multi-level CACHE Simulator, in IEEE International Conference on Communication, Computing and Digital Systems, CCODE 2017.
  • Syed Muhammad Sheraz, Muhammad Faraz Hyder, Muhammad Ali Ismail and Nida Fouq, “Forensic Analysis of Cross-Site Scripting Attacks”, in proceeding of 2nd International Conference on Anti-Cyber Crimes (ICACC 2017), 27-28 March 2017, Riyadh KSA.
  • Syed Muneeb Arif, Muhammad Ali Ismail, Muhammad Faraz Hyder, Marwan Qaiser, Yousuf Siddiqui, Sonia Ali, “Soft Firewall : Firewall as a Service” , in proceeding of 2nd International Conference on Anti-Cyber Crimes (ICACC 2017), 27-28 March 2017, Riyadh KSA.
  • Afzal, S. H. Ahmad, H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “Dynamic Ontology Modeling for Human Activity Recognition,” Presented at 1st International Conference on Innovations in Computer Science & Software Engineering (ICONICS), December 15-16, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • B. Ayaz, W. Altaf, F. Sadiq, H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “Novel Mania: A Semantic Search Engine for Urdu Novels,” Presented at 10th International Conference on Open-Source Systems and Technologies (ICOSST), December 16-17, 2016, Lahore, Pakistan.
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, W. Hassan, “Towards Efficient Analytics of Agricultural Data using a Cloud based Analytics Engine,” Presented at 1st Pak-German Workshop on Smart Irrigation (SIR'16), May 12, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail , “Towards Fast and Scalable Machine Learning for Big Dataset using Apache Spark’’, in 31st IEEEP International Multi-Topic Symposium 2016, March 16-17, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Z. Qasim, M. A. Ismail, “Performance Gaining for solving Many-objective Optimization Problems using Variation Operators”, in International Electrical Engineering Congress (IEEC 2016), May 13-14, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • F. Hayder, M. A. Ismail, “Hybrid Trust Model for Enhancing the Operational Trust in Cloud Computing”, in International Electrical Engineering Congress (IEEC 2016), May 13-14, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, "Impact of HDFS Block Size in MapReduce based Segmentation and Feature Extraction Algorithm," in proceeding of IEEE 9th International Conference on Open-Source Systems and Technologies (ICOSST-2015), 17 – 19 Dec. 2015, Pakistan
  • M. A. Imsial and K. Shamim, " Parallel Implementation of Morphological Image Processing Algorithm for GPGPU", in proceeding of Recent Advances in Computer Systems (RACS), 2015 International Conference on, 30 Nov – 1 Dec. 2015, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. [Best Paper Award]
  • U. Mohiuddin, H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “NEWSD: A Realtime News Classification Engine for Web Streaming Data,” in proceeding of Recent Advances in Computer Systems (RACS), 2015 International Conference on, 30 Nov – 1 Dec. 2015, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • F. Hayder, M. A. Ismail, “Application level Trust Mechanisms for Enhancing the Operational Trust in a Cloud”, in IEEE international conference on Cloud Computing, ICCC 2015, Riyadh, KSA. 26-27-April, 2015. [ 3rd Best Paper Award]
  • M. A. Ismail, H. Ahmed, F. Hayder, “Open Stack Cloud Performance Optimization using Linux Services”, in IEEE international conference on Cloud Computing, ICCC 2015, Riyadh, KSA. 26-27-April, 2015. [ 4th Best Paper Award]
  • Amjad Ali, M. A. Ismail, “Benchmarking of a Distributed Memory Parallel Flow Solver on a Shared Memory Parallel Architecture”, 30th IEEEP Multi-Topic International Symposium, Pakistan, March-2015.
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “Comparative Analysis of Activity Recognition Classifiers using Big Dataset”, 30th IEEEP Multi-Topic International Symposium, Pakistan, March-2015.
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, “Performance Comparison of Classifiers for Activity Recognition using Big Dataset" in IMTIC 2015, Pakistan, February 11-13, 2015.
  • H. Ahmed, M. A. Ismail, F. Hayder, “Performance Optimization of Hadoop Cluster Using
  • Linux Services” in 17th IEEE International Multi-topic Conference (INMIC), Pakistan, Dec. 2014.
  • F. Hayder, M. A. Ismail, H. Ahmed, “Performance Comparison of Hadoop Clusters Configured on Virtual machines and as a Cloud Service” in 10th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET 2014), Pakistan, Nov. 2014.
  • K. Muhammad and M. A. Ismail, “Multichannel SDR using Multicore General Purpose Processors,” in 20th Electronics New Zealand Conference, ENZCon, Auckland, New Zealand, 2013, pp. 32–36.
  • S. Q. Khan and M. A. Ismail, “Design and implementation of parallel SOM model on GPGPU,” in Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT), 2013 5th International Conference on, Jordan, 2013, pp. 233–237.
  • M. A. Ismail, T. Altaf, and S. H. Mirza, “MCSMC: A new parallel Multi-level Cache Simulator For multi-core processors,” in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), 2013 Saudi International, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2013, pp. 1–6.
  • M. A. Ismail, “Multi-core processor based parallel implementation for finding distribution vectors in Markov processes,” in Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), 2013 Saudi International, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2013, pp. 15–20.
  • M. A. Ismail, “Green Computing and Electrical Carbon Footprint,” in International Conference on Energy and Sustainability, Pakistan, 2013, pp. 79–85.
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “SPC3 PM: A multi-threaded Parallel Software Development Environment for Multi-core Processors,” in ACACES 2012 Poster Abstracts Advanced Computer Architecture and Compilation for Embedded Systems, Fuggi, Italy, 2012, pp. 71–74.
  • M. A. Ismail, T. Altaf, and S. H. Mirza, “Parallel Matrix Multiplication on Multi-Core Processors using SPC 3 PM,” in Proc. of International Conference on Latest Computational Technologies (ICLCT’2012), Bangkok , Thailand, 2012, pp. 73–77.
  • M. A. Ismail, “Performance behaviour analysis of the present 3-level cache system for multi-core systems using queuing modelling,” in Proc. of International Conference on Latest Computational Technologies (ICLCT’2012), Bangkok, Thailand, 2012, pp. 61–64.
  • Amjad Ali, K. S. Syed, A. Hassan, I. Ahmad, and M. A. Ismail, “On parallel performance of an implicit discontinuous Galerkin compressible flow solver based on different linear solvers,” in Multitopic Conference (INMIC), 2011 IEEE 14th International, Pakistan, 2011, pp. 182–187.
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “Design of a Cache Hierarchy for LogN and LogN+1 Model for Multi-level Cache System for Multi-core Processors,” in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology, New York, NY, USA, 2009, pp. 24:1–24:6.
  • M. A. Ismail, S. H. Mirza, and T. Altaf, “Binary Tree Based Multi-level Cache System for Multi core Processors,” in International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking and Communication Systems, HPCNCS-09, Orlando, Florida, USA, 2009, pp. 46–51.
  • M. A. Ismail, “Clusters: A gait on the way of High Performance Computing [re-presented],” in 19th IEEE Multi-topic international symposium, Pakistan, 2004, pp. 20–24 (Best Paper Award, Gold Medal).