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Prof Nauman Aslam


Department: Computer and Information Sciences

EE Naumanaslam Staffprofile 255Dr. Nauman Aslam is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Digital Technologies. He joined Northumbria University in August 2011.

Dr. Nauman received his PhD in Engineering Mathematics from Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 2008. He was awarded Master of Engineering Degree in Internetworking from Dalhousie University in 2003; and BSc in Mechanical Engineering from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan in 1993. Prior to joining Northumbria University he worked as an Assistant Professor at Dalhousie University, Canada from 2008 - 2011. Currently, he also holds an adjunct assistant professor position at Dalhousie university.

Dr. Nauman has extensive research experience in wireless ad hoc and sensor networks. Currently he is leading a team to set up a research facility for developing wireless sensor based health care applications. He has held research supports from industry including CMC Microsystems Canada and federal funding organizations including ACOA/AIF.

Dr. Nauman has published over 25 refereed research articles in international journals and conference proceedings. He has also co-organized international workshops and conference. He also served on many technical program committees and reviewed papers for several journals. Dr. Nauman is a member of IEEE and IAENG.


  • Engineering Mathematics PhD June 30 2008
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2014
  • Information not provided Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE) 2011

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Android Malware Classification Using Machine Learning and Bio-Inspired Optimisation Algorithms, Pye, J., Issac, B., Rafiq, H., Aslam, N. 14 Oct 2020
  • An efficient reinforcement learning-based Botnet detection approach, Alauthman, M., Aslam, N., Alkasassbeh, M., Khan, S., AL-qerem, A., Raymond Choo, K. 15 Jan 2020, In: Journal of Network and Computer Applications
  • A Unified Deep Metric Representation for Mesh Saliency Detection and Non-rigid Shape Matching, Hu, S., Shum, H., Aslam, N., Li, F., Liang, X. Sep 2020, In: IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
  • Call for Special Issue Papers, Din, S., Aslam, N., Cheung, S., Hasan, K. 1 Dec 2020, In: Big Data
  • Deep Q-Network Based Dynamic Trajectory Design for UAV-Aided Emergency Communications, Wang, L., Wang, K., Pan, C., Chen, X., Aslam, N. 17 Nov 2020, In: Journal of Communications and Information Networks
  • Establishing effective communications in disaster affected areas and artificial intelligence based detection using social media platform, Raza, M., Awais, M., Ali, K., Aslam, N., Paranthaman, V., Imran, M., Ali, F. 1 Nov 2020, In: Future Generation Computer Systems
  • Filtering Techniques for Channel Selection in Motor Imagery EEG Applications: A Survey, Baig, M., Aslam, N., Shum, H. 1 Feb 2020, In: Artificial Intelligence Review
  • Finding optimal transmission strategy for intra-WBAN communications, Roy, M., Chowdhury, C., Bhattacharyya, S., Aslam, N. 12 Nov 2020, In: Electronics Letters
  • From Smart Parking Towards Autonomous Valet Parking, Khalid, M., Wang, K., Aslam, N., Cao, Y., Ahmed, N., Khan, M. 23 Nov 2020, In: Journal of Network and Computer Applications
  • High-speed Multi-person Pose Estimation with Deep Feature Transfer, Huang, Y., Shum, H., Ho, E., Aslam, N. 1 Aug 2020, In: Computer Vision and Image Understanding

PGR Supervision

  • Husnain Rafiq Start: 01/10/2018
  • Mohammad Al Ja'idi Start: 01/10/2018
  • Rizwan Hamid Randhawa Start: 01/10/2018
  • Stephen Doswell Measurement and Management of the Impact of Mobility on Low-Latency Anonymity Networks Start: 09/12/2011
  • Stephen Doswell Measurement and Management of the Impact of Mobility on Low-Latency Anonymity Networks Start: 09/12/2011

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