Dr. Krishan Lal Khatri

Assistant Professor


Department of Electrical Engineering
NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi-75270.

E-Mail: krishan.lal@neduet.edu.pk
Tel:+92(21)99261261-8 Ext:2667

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FIELD OF SPECILIZATION & INTEREST

  •  Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning
  • Health Informatics, Bioinformatics
  • Machine learning Applications in Medicine and Biology
  • Machine learning Applications in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication

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Dr. Krishan Lal Khatri

Assistant Professor



Profile Summary

Dr. Krishan L. Khatri received his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree in Electrical Engineering from The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, United States in August 2017. He has over 17 years’ experience in industry and academia. He received his B.E (Electrical) from Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan, in 1999, with 1st Class, 1st Position, and MS Electronic Engineering from Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan in 2008, with CCGPA of 4.0 out of 4.0.
He is currently working as Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering at NED University of Engineering and Technology since year 2011. He worked as Lecturer in Electrical Engineering at NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan from 2001 to 2002, and then worked as Engineer and later as Senior Engineer / Manager with Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited from 2002 to 2010.
Dr. Khatri is recipient of Foreign Fulbright Scholarship for Ph. D in United States, Gold Medal from Siemens Pakistan Engineering Company Limited, Silver Medal from Mehran University, and Quaid-e-Azam Aligarh Scholarship for undergraduate studies, besides other certificates and funding awards.


QUALIFICATIONS:

* Ph.D (Electrical Engineering) 2017 The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, United States
* M.S Electronic Engineering
(Spec: Telecommunication)
2009 Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi
* B.E (Electrical Engineering) 1999 Mehran University of Engineering & Technology Jamshoro


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

* 2011 – date Assistant Professor Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
* 2010 – 2011 Senior Lecturer Institute of Business Management
* 2001 - 2010 Senior Engineer pakistan Telecommunication Compny Ltd.
* 2000 - 2001 Lecturer Electrical Engineering Department, NED University


Scholarships and Awards

Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship for Ph.D / Fulbright Scholar (2012-2017)
USAID/USTTI Funding assistance for training in telecommunication in Washington, DC / Torrence, CA, United States (2010, 2004)
Development Gateway Foundation-Korea Training Center (DGF-KTC) Funding for telecommunication training in Seoul, Republic of Korea (2005)
Gold Medal for Academic Excellence from Siemens Pakistan (2000)
Silver Medal for Academic Excellence at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro – 1st Class, 1st Position in Department of Electrical Engineering and 2nd position in Faculty of Engineering (1999)
Quaid-e-Azam Aligarh Scholarship for B.E. (1995-1999)

Computer Skills

WEKA, MATLAB, R-Programming, C, FORTRAN
MS-Office, Mathtype, Endnote

Research Publications

K. L. Khatri and L. S. Tamil, "Early Detection of Peak Demand Days of Chronic Respiratory Diseases Emergency Department Visits Using Artificial Neural Networks”, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2017 (doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2017.2698418) (Impact Factor: 3.451/Thomson Reuters 2016 JCR)
A. S. Saand, K. L. Khatri, F. Memon, V. Jeoti and R. N. Memon, "Source and Relay Pre-coding Design for Dual-hop Multiuser Network," International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, vol. 14, No.8, pp. 586-593, 2016. (Impact Factor: 0.519)
A. Shah and K. L. Khatri, "Digital Speech Interpolation Advantage of Statistical Time Division Multiplexer," Pakistan Journal of Engineering, Technology & Science. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010

Conference

K. L. Khatri and L. S. Tamil, "Predicting Peak Emergency Department Admission Days for Asthma in Dallas County using Random Forests Classification," Poster presented at the 4th IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics held in Orlando, Florida, United States, 16-19 February 2017.
K. L. Khatri and L. S. Tamil, "Forecasting Peak Hospital Admission Events for Respiratory Diseases Based on Weather and Environmental Pollution Data," Poster presented at the 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, held in Orlando, |Florida, United States, 17-20 August 2016

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning
• Health Informatics, Bioinformatics
• Machine learning Applications in Medicine and Biology
• Machine learning Applications in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication

Teaching Assignments

• Occupational Safety and Health, in Electrical Engineering Department (2017)
• Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering, in Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering Department (Spring 2012)
• Communication Systems, in Electrical Engineering Department (Fall 2011)
• Telecommunications Network Operations (M.Engg (Telecommunication Engg.) in Electronic and elecommunication Engineering Department (Sprint 2012)

Other Trainings / Workshops / Inspections / Courses

• Conference tutorials in IEEE’s 4th International Conference Biomedical and Health Informatics, held in Orlando, Florida, United States in February 2017
• Conference tutorials in 38th International Conference of IEEE’s Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, held in Orlando, Florida, United States in August 2016
• 15-days course in New Technologies in Broadcasting by Voice of America through United States Telecommunication Training Institute, Washington, DC, USA, May 2010
• 5-days Configuration of Alcatel ISAM (DSL Services) at KTC Karachi
• 3-weeks orientation of Etisalat’s Integrated Service Network at Sharjah, Nov-Dec 2007
• Attended SANOG Conference and Workshops/Tutorials on Routing, Security, Data Centers, VoIP and Next Generation Telecom Technologies, 27-Aug to 04-Sep 2006
• Automation of Telecommunication Operations in PTCL at Karachi Telecom College Karachi Pakistan, May-2007
• CDMA BSS Engineer’s Training by M/s Huawei Technologies Pakistan @ ICT Islamabad Pakistan, 1-Aug to 2-Sept 2005
• Wireless Communication Technology and Policy by DGF-KTC, Korea Information Strategy Development Institute @ Seoul Republic of Korea, 6-Jul to 16-July 2005
• Next Generation Networks at Telecommunication Staff College@ Haripur, Pakistan, 4-Apr to 8-apr 2005
• Wireless Rural Telecommunication Systems Planning and Infrastructure Development by Telemobile Inc. at Torrance, CA, United States of America, 4-Oct to 8-Oct 2004
• Satellite Communication Systems and Services by Intelsat Global Services Corp. at Washington, DC, United States of America, 27-Sep to 1-Oct 2004
• Online Training in Next Generation Networks by DGF-KTC Republic of Korea, 5-Jul to 29-Aug 2004
• Traffic Fundamentals and Forecasting (PSTN) at ICT Islamabad, Pakistan, 26-Dec to 30-Dec 2003
• Huawei TELLIN/FIN by M/s Huawei Technologies Pakistan @ ICT Islamabad Pakistan, 26-May to 30-May 2003
• MBA Level Courses (Principles of Management, Financial Accounting, Managerial Communication) at Iqra University Karachi, Pakistan, Jun to Sep 2002

Other Memberships and Volunteer Positions

• Professional Engineering (Registered Life Member Pakistan Engineering Council)
• Member IEEE and IEEE EMB Society
• Member ISOC
• Former Member Board of Directors, Sami Foundation, Umerkot (Sindh)