Ashfaq Ahmad (S'15) is pursuing the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from The School of Electrical Engineering and Computing, The University of Newcastle, Australia. Previously, he has completed MS Electrical Engineering from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Pakistan in 2015. His MS Thesis is entitled, "A Scalable Short Term Load Forecasting Model for Micro-grid Communication Networks". He did BS Electrical (Telecommunication) Engineering; with Final Year Project entitled as, "Enhancing Energy Efficiency at MAC and Routing Layers in WSNs", from the same university in 2013. He has served and is actively serving as an invited reviewer and a technical program committee member of several prestigious international journals and conferences/workshops. He has (co-)authored 35+ research articles in technical journals and peer reviewed conferences. His research interests include wireless sensor networks, smart grid, internet of things and artificial intelligence.

Professional Affiliations:
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • ResearcherID (Thomson Reuters)
  • Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

Contact details:
  • ashfaqcomsats[at]gmail.com
  • ashfaqahmad[at]ieee.org
  • ashfaq.ahmad[at]uon.edu.au