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Mr. Bilal Afzal [Senior Research Officer]

Email: bilal.afzal@kics.edu.pk
Mr.Bilal Afzal


Bilal Afzal is a graduate from National University of Science and Technology (NUST) Islamabad, Pakistan. He worked as research associate at NUST School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences. Currently, he is Sr. Research Officer at Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science, UET Lahore. He has served as program committee member of ICOSST Conference (2014-2016) and is also a regular reviewer of multiple Elsevier and IEEE Journals and Conferences. He is a registered member of Pakistan Engineering Council.

Research Interest

  • Internet of Things
  • Machine-to-Machine Communication
  • 5G Communication Technologies
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Cognitive Radio Networks
  • Intereference Analysis of Wireless Networks


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Opportunistic Duty Cycling in Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks Atiq ur Rehman, Ghalib A. Shah, Bilal Afzal, Yong Xiang IEEE Infocom 2018 -- International Conference


Energy Efficient Context Aware Traffic Scheduling for IoT Applications Bilal Afzal, Sheeraz A. Alvi, Ghalib A. Shah, Waqar Mehmood Elsevier Adhoc Networks Vol. 62, pp. 101-115, July International Journal
Enabling IoT Platforms for Social IoT Applications: Vision, Feature Mapping, and Challenges, Bilal Afzal, Muhammad Umair, Ghalib A. Shah, Ejaz Ahmed Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems in press, International Journal


Adaptive Duty Cycling based Multi-hop PSMP for Internet of Multimedia Things Bilal Afzal, Sheeraz A. Alvi, Ghalib A. Shah in Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (IEEE CCNC 2016), Las Vegas, USA, pp. 895-900, Jan. International Conference


Internet of Multimedia Things: Vision and Challenges Sheeraz A Alvi, Bilal Afzal, Ghalib A. Shah in Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks. (Impact factor = 1.66) Local Conference