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Dr. Jawwad Ahmed Shamsi


Dr. Jawwad A. Shamsi is serving as Professor of Computer Science and the Director of the campus at National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Karachi. He is leading Systems Research Laboratory at Karachi Campus. Sys Lab focuses on research and development of Cloud Systems, Internet-based distributed systems, and mobile applications. His work has been funded by the Higher Education Commission, ICTRDF, Pakistan, and NVIDIA, USA. He has received the IEEE TCPP early adopter awards in 2012, 2013, and 2015. He served as a head of the CS Department at NUCES. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer science from Wayne State University, MI, USA, in 2009.His Pre-PhD employment includes Research Assistant at Wayne State University. He has also worked as Research Assistant, Graduate Assistant, and Java Developer at University of Michigan – Dearborn from where he has completed his MS (Computer Science) in 2002.His research interest lies in high-performance computing, software-defined networking, and network security, Cloud Computing, Computer Networks Security, Routing, Information and Communication Technology, Big Data, Software Defined Networking, Smart City / Network Management. He has authored and co-authored more that 50 publications in well reputed Journals.

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  • Ph.D(Computer Science), Wayne State University , United States (2009)
  • M.S(Computer System), University of Michigan , United States (2002)
  • B.E(Electrical), NED University of Engineering And Technology (NED UET), Karachi, Pakistan (1998)