Abid Ali Minhas
Al Yamamah University
Engineer Doctor Abid Ali Minhas is Chairman of Department of Computer Engineering in the College of Computer and Information System (CCIS). He is also acting Quality Liaison Officer at college level in CCIS. He did his PhD in Wireless Sensor Networks from Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria from the department of Electrical Engineering. He won PhD scholarship from Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan and completed his PhD with highest honour. He is recognized Professional Engineer by Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). He is Approved Supervisor of HEC to supervise PhD students. He has the honour of starting PhD program in department of Computer Science and Engineering in 2007 in Bahria University (BU) and produced first PhD student in this department. He has been supervising students for their PhD dissertations, MS theses and undergrad projects in Austria, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. He is author of a book and published about 55 research publications in International Journals and Conferences. He had been heading a research group Bahria University Wireless Research Center (BUWRC). This group included the activities related to wireless mobile communications/ Networks. A special interest group with name, “Wireless ad hoc Sensor Networks” was also working. He remained the Editor of “Bahria University Journal of Information & Communication Technology”. He was awarded the Best University Teacher Award for the year 2008, by HEC of Pakistan in 2009. He is member (expert – Electrical (Telecommunications/ Networking) of accreditation team proposed by Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and acting as an expert.