Prof. Dr. Saad Ahmed Qazi

Prof. Dr. Saad Ahmed Qazi

Professor & DEAN

Faculty of Electrical Computers and Electronics Engineering, (ECE)

MR ISO, Director QEC

NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi-75270.

E-Mail: saadqazi@neduet.edu.pk

Tel:+92(21)99261261-8 Ext:2390

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FIELD OF SPECILIZATION & INTEREST

  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Intelligent Algorithms

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Current Course Load

  • EE-115 (Digital Signal Processing)
  • EE-433 (Feedback Control System)

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Prof. Dr. Saad Ahmed Qazi

Professor & DEAN (ECE)



QUALIFICATIONS:

*PhD (Intelligent Algorithms & Signal Processing)2006Brunel University, U.K.
*M.Engg. (DSP), (Distinction.)2002Lancaster University, U.K.
*B.E (Electrical) 3rd Position2001NED University of Engineering & Technology


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

*2011 – date Chairman, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2010 – date Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2010 – date Secretary Advanced Studies & Research Board, NED University
*2008 – 2010 Co-Chairman, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2007 – 2010 M.Engg Coordinator, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2007 – 2010 Deputy Management Representative (Quality Management Cell) – ISO 9000 Certification, NED University
*2007 – 2010 Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2002 – 2007 Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University
*2002 – 2002 Lecturer, Electrical Engineering Department, NED University


RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

[1] Qazi S. A., Ayoubian S., Stergioulas L. K., Time-Frequency and Time-Frequency Coherence Correlates of Change Blindness - Using Wigner Distributions, WSEAS Transactions on Biology and Biomedicine, vol. 2, no. 3, ISSN 1109-9518, http://www.wseas.org, pp. 290-294, Jul 2005.
[2] Qazi S.A., Stergioulas L.K., Higher Order Nested Wigner Distributions: Properties and Applications, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Volume 54, Issue 12, 2006, pp: 4662-4674, Dec. 2006. (Impact Factor: 2.335)
[3] Qazi S. A., Georgakis A., Stergioulas L. K., Interference suppression in the Wigner distribution using fractional Fourier transformation and signal synthesis, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Volume 55, Issue 06, 2006, pp: 3150-3154, Jun 2007. (Impact Factor: 2.335)
[4] Qazi, S. A., Stergioulas L. K., Fractional Fourier Transform based Blind Cross-Term Detection and signal synthesis in Wigner Distribution, Mediterranean Journal of Electronics and Communications, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 93-99, July 2007.
[5] Coulton P., Khirallah C., Qazi S.; Increasing the Spectral Efficiency in a Fixed Point-to-point Microwave Radio System using Multiple Antenna Arrays; In Proceedings of the IEE Colloquium on DSP Enabled Radio; Institute for System Level Integration, Livingston, UK. 22nd-23rd September 2003. pp. 1-9. Paper 2B.4.
[6] Khirallah C., Coulton P., Qazi S., Zein N.; Applying Spatial Diversity to a Fixed Point-to-point Microwave Radio System; In 3rd Annual Postgraduate Symposium on the Convergence of Telecommunications, Networking and Broadcasting; Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK. 2003. pp. 256-258.
[7] Qazi S. A., Stergioulas L. K.; Nested Wigner Distributions and their application to signal separation; In Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Communication Systems, Networking and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP 2004); pp. 533-536, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, U.K., Jul 2004.
[8] Qazi S. A., Stergioulas L. K.; Application of Nested Wigner Distributions to Radar Signal Analysis; In Proceedings of London Communications Symposium (LCS 2004), University College London, Sep 2004.
[9] Qazi S. A., Stergioulas L. K.; First order Nested Wigner Distributions for tone estimation and signal separation; In Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Electronics (AE 2004), pp. 182-185, Czech Republic, Sep 2004.
[10] Qazi S. A., Ayoubian S., Stergioulas L. K.; Time-Frequency and Time-Frequency Coherence Correlates of Change Blindness; In Proceedings of International Conference on Applied lectronics (AE 2005), pp. 277-280, Czech Republic. Aug 2005.
[11] Markazi, S.A.; Qazi, S.A.; Stergioulas, L.K.; Study of Change Blindness EEG Synchronization using Wavelet Coherence Analysis; In Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'05 - IEEE EMBS 2005), 01-04 Sept., 2005 pp: 5995 – 5998.
[12] Ayoubian S., Qazi S., Stergioulas L. K., Ramchun A., Bunce D.; Wavelet Filtering of the P300 Components in Evoked Related Potentials, In Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'06 - IEEE EMBS 2006), August 30 - September 3, 2006, New York City, New York, USA, ISBN: 14244-0033-3, pp. 1719-1722.
[13] Qazi S. A., Stergioulas L. K.; Blind Interference Reduction in Wigner Distributions using the Fractional Fourier transform; In Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networking and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP 2006), Patras, Greece, 19-21 July 2006, pp. 718-721.
[14] Georgakis A., Qazi S. A., Stergioulas L. K.; Detection and Elimination of Interference Terms in the Wigner Distribution; In Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networking and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP 2006), Patras, Greece, 19-21 July 2006, pp. 735-738.
[15] Qazi S., Afsheen U., Stergioulas L.K., Blazevich A., Instantaneous frequency based study of the effects of physical training on muscle fiber recruitment strategy, IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication, 24-27 November, 2007, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, pp. 612-615.
[16] Qazi S., Afsheen U., Study Of Non-Synchronized EMG Epochs Using A Simple Synchronizing Mechanism In Time Domain, 3rd International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP), 12-14 March, 2008, Malta.
[17] Gul M., Qazi S., Power Generation through Human Mobility employing Sliding Magnet Generator, ICREGA’10 conference, 8-10 March, 2010, Al-Ain, UAE.
[18] Amjad, F., Qazi, S., EGPRS based design solution for Tariff Transparency Issue in Mobile Number Portability, International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Control, 2 – 4 November, 2010, Cairo, Egypt.