DR. FARRUKH SHAHZAD

Farrukh Shahzad received the BE (Electrical Eng.) from the NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan in 1992 and the MSEE from King Fahd University of Petroleum &Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 1996. He recently completed his Ph.D. from KFUPM in 2016. In 1996, he moved to the USA, where he gained 20 years field experience in product design, software development, engineering, and implementation of many M2M and satellite-based remote monitoring systems. His current interests include Visualization and Simulation, Big Data analytics, Data sciences, Business intelligence, Machine learning and IoT/Wireless Sensor networks. He holds US copyright for four engineering software. His research activities resulted in the publication of more than 20 technical papers in IEEE and other journals/proceedings.
He completed 3-years B.A. (Islamic studies) degree program from Aress University in 2012. He has designed and developed several interactive Islamic websites including muslimscholars.info and QaalaRasulAllah.com. He was one of the winners in the 4th student conference organized by the ministry of higher education in Saudi Arabia in May 2013 for his work on muslimscholars.info. He joined Al-Huda University as adjunct assistant professor and web developer in 2017.

Education

  • BE (Electrical Eng.) from the NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Pakistan in 1992.
  • MSEE from King Fahd University of Petroleum &Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 1996.
  • Completed 3-years B.A. (Islamic studies) degree program from Aress University in 2012.
  • Recently completed his Ph.D. from KFUPM in 2016.

Experience

  • 20 years field experience in product design, software development, engineering, and implementation of many M2M and satellite-based remote monitoring systems.
  • Research activities resulted in the publication of more than 20 technical papers in IEEE and other journals/proceedings.