Dr. Abdullah Waqas

Designation                       Assistant Professor   

Email ID(s)                          abdullah@nutech.edu.pk 

NUTECH ext.                     235

Profile Summary

I received my Ph.D degrees from Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan in 2018. Currently, I am working as Assistant Professor in Department of Electrical Engineering, National University of Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan. My research interests includes wireless communication, network protocols, game theory, and ad hoc and sensor networks.

Sr. NoDegreeUniversityYear
1P.hDQuaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan2018
2MSQuaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan2010
3BSQuaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan2008

Teaching Experience

Sr. NoDesignationUniversityYear
1Assistant ProfessorNational University of Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan2018to date
2Visiting LecturerQuaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan20102018
3Visiting LecturerFederal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology20082008

Honors and Awards

Sr. NoAwardYear
1Sportsman of the year2008-10

Research Areas/Interests

Sr. NoAreaDescription
1Game TheoryApplication of game theory in communication networks
2CommunicationsAnalysis and design of infrastructureless communication networks
3NetworksDesign of routing protocols for wireless ad hoc networks


Sr. NoPublication TitleCategoryYear of Publication
1Interference Aware Route Discovery in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc NetworksJournal
2A game theoretical approach for topology control in wireless ad hoc networks with selfish nodesJournal2017
3Energy efficient route discovery for reactive protocols in wireless ad hoc networksConference2012
4Interference aware route discovery in wireless mobile ad hoc networksJournal2020
5Interference Aware Cooperative Routing Algorithm for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks over Nakagami Fading and Lognormal ShadowingJournal2016
6Interference aware adaptive routing for cdma based mobile ad hoc networksConference2013
7Distributed Destination Search Routing for 5G and beyond NetworksJournal2022
8Power Control for Cognitive Radio Networks: A Game Theoretic ApproachJournal2022
9Interference Aware Cooperative Routing for Edge Computing-Enabled 5G NetworksJournal2022
10A Method to Reduce Route Discovery Cost of UAV Ad Hoc NetworkJournal2023
11Connectivity analysis of multihop wireless networks using route distribution modelJournal2023