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Research Interests

Intelligent and Robust Multi-Robotics Applications, Autonomous Vehicles, Sensor Fusion, Networked Robots, Cloud Based SLAM

Current Position

Currently doing my PhD at Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Ram-Lab (Robotics and Multiperception Lab)Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) (Top14th in Engineering and Technologies by QS 2016 World Ranking)

Supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Ming Liu
Scholarship: Punjab Endowment Fund's Shahbaz Shareef Merit Scholarship 'SSMS', Pakistan
Previous Scholarship: HEC position based Scholarship (three times) during M.Sc. (Electronics) at QAU. 

Who am I

Wel,l I'm a researcher, an entrepreneur, a project investigator, most importantly a simple person who cannot stop learning new things :)
I have experiences in;
EE and Web Applications Project Management, Event Management, Media,Production, Marketing and Tourism

Quick review of my education:
- PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering (On going...)
- MPhil in Electronics (QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan)
- Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Electronics (QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan)
- B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics (BZU, Multan, Pakistan)

Feel Free to contact any time using the social links, I'll surely respond :)


Current Location




April, 2017 | Awarded with Silver Medal #HKUSTvsHKU #Cricket



My Supervisor 'Prof. Ming LIU' was interviewed by China Daily on driverless technology!

Call for Papers The 11th International Conference on Computer Vision Systems (ICVS 2017) will be held in Shenzhen, China, July, 2017. We warmly welcome contributions of papers targeting the conference scope. More information at http://icvs2017.ram-lab.com


Dec, 2016 | Recieved Best External Award by Ram-Lab HKUST, CityU, HK



Oct, 2016 to Present | PhD student @ Robotics Institute (RI), HKUST, HK



August, 2016 | PhD Admission at HKUST


PhD Scholarship* in Electronics & Computer Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), top 14th University of Engineering and Technology in 2016 world ranking.
📖 Research Area: Robotics and Control Systems
* Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship (SSMS) by PEEF Pakistan and more than 15 news in Pakistan reported this. Alhumdulillah, I'm one of 33 students from all over the Pakistan who got selected for scholarship :)



Feb 16 – Jun 16 | Teaching @ BZU Sub-campus Sahiwal, Pakistan

bzu sahiwal pakistan

Post:
Lecturer (Visiting), Department of Computer Science, BZU sub campus Sahiwal, Pakistan
Experience:
Teaching
Computer Organization and Assembly Language (COAL) to BS-CS 4th Semester and MCS 2nd Semester.


Oct 15-May 16 | Teaching at Department of Physics, Government PG College Sahiwal Pakistan

Government PG College Sahiwal

Teaching BS and M.Sc. physics courses (Electronics related courses + Labs + Projects

Feb 13 – Aug 15 | CEO @ Friends Corporate Technologies Islamabad


Post:
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Experience:
50+ Projects | Electronics/ Electrical Engineering, R&D, image processing, Web Applications Development, MVC Applications.
Further Details:
Being entrepreneur, I started my company ‘Friends Corporate Technologies’ in 2013. Due to 
professional development and other opportunities, I could not continue.

Journal Paper | SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL (Lahore) 2015

Zoha Qamar, Bushra Yaseen, and Usman Maqbool, "
Efficient Reset Design Techniques" in SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL (Lahore) 2015

Link: Click here to view


Conference Paper | IEEE, ICALIP 2014


Bhutta
, Muhammad Usman Maqbool, Hasan Mahmood, and Haroon Malik. "An intelligent approach for robust detection and recognition of multiple color and font styles automobiles license plates: A feature-based algorithm." In Audio, Language and Image Processing (ICALIP), 2014 International Conference on, pp. 956-961. IEEE, 2014.
  • 1st  Author: Muhammad Usman Maqbool Bhutta (Scholar, QAU Islamabad)
  • 2nd Author: Dr Hasan Mahmood (Assistant Professor, QAU Islamabad)
  • 3rd Author: Dr Haroon Mahmood (Associate Professor, University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA)


July 2011 | Receiving Certificate from U.S. Ambassador Cameron Munter


Participated in Acting and Directing Theater Workshop organized by US Embassy Pakistan and Pakistan National Council of the Arts. This picture also publish at U.S. Embassy Pakistan Facebook page.


December 2010 | With Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, Vice Chancellor of Quaid-i-Azam University

Dr. Masoom Yasinzai VC of Quaid-i-Azam University


2 dayz earlier, Inter/Hostel Competition was held and Vice Chancellor of Quaid-i-Azam University, Pakistan was also invited as Honorable guest and he saw me there,Now while giving certificate 2 me, VC looked at me and after some time he said that, '"Some of our students have joined more then one societies of this university, I am not going to point out that peoples :D & I answered at that time, " Sir I know who are that Peoples in your mind :p"

December 2008 | with Prof. Dr. Qasir A Naqvi


Receiving Award of Honour from Prof. Dr. Qasir A Naqvi (President of Teachers Society of QAU Also Chairman of Dept. of Electronics QAU) and Dr. Aqeel Ashraf