“If the Day of Judgment erupts while you are planting a new tree, carry on and plant it.” – Prophet Mohammad.Screenshot 2015-06-13 22.47.32Literal translation:

I remain in search of the lost always

What was lost, I could never comprehend

Mohammad Aazam, Senior Member IEEE (SMIEEE), is currently working as Post-doctoral Fellow with Carnegie Mellon University. He is also working with Ryerson University, Canada at the same position. Previously, he has been Sessional Faculty and Post-doctoral Fellow with Carleton University, Canada. Moreover, he is actively collaborating with University of Kentucky, USA and University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). He completed his Ph.D. Computer Engineering from Kyung Hee University (KHU), Korea, in 2015 where he also served as Research Engineer and worked on large scale R&D projects. In addition to that, he has completed a course on Internet of Things (IoT) from King’s College London, UK, in 2016. He started his professional career in 2006, serving as University Lecturer. Since then, he has served at Federal Urdu University, Islamabad, Mohiuddin Islamic University, Islamabad, Bahria University, Islamabad, SZABIST, Islamabad, and Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Islamabad. Aazam has been a Research Engineer and Events Manager at Center of Research in Networks and Telecom (CoReNeT), Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU), Islamabad, for more than 4 years. He has also served as Web Developer and Webmaster at Commissioner’s Officer Rawalpindi. More details are here.

He is currently serving IEEE Communications Magazine and Sensors & Transducers Journal as Editor/Associate Editor. He has served Elsevier Digital Communications and Networks journal as Guest Editor as well. He has served for several conferences and workshops as General Chair, Invited Speaker, and Invited Session Chair. He has also been serving several highly reputed journals and conferences as editorial board member, reviewer board member, or technical program committee member. Some of those journals include, but not limited to: IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Transactions on Emerging Telecommunication Technologies, Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, IEEE Wireless Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Networks, etc.

He has around 90 journal and conference publications, so far, in his domain. His research contribution also includes patents, book chapters, IETF I-Ds, and research theses. List of publications is here.

Korea’s higher education is ranked no. 1 in the world:

Koreas_higher_education_2014Research Interests:

  • Fog computing / Edge computing / Micro Datacenter (MDC)
  • Cloud computing
  • Cloud federation / Inter-cloud computing
  • Media cloud
  • Intelligent Transportation System (ITS)
  • Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud of Things (CoT)
  • Thin-Thick Client Collaboration in cloud computing
  • QoS related issues and QoS provisioning mechanisms
  • Smart cities
  • IPv4-IPv6 transitioning
  • Context-aware computing

Places worked at:

  • Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Ryerson University, Canada
  • Carleton University, Canada
  • Real-time Mobile Cloud Research Center (RmCRC) / Innovative Cloud and Security Lab. (ICNS), Kyung Hee University (KHU), Korea
  • Federal Urdu University, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Mohiuddin Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • SZABIST, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • CoReNeT, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU), Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Commissioner’s Office, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  • National Testing Service (NTS)

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