Imran Babar

Assistant Professor
  • Department of Computer Science
  • imran.babar@nu.edu.pk
  • (041) 111-128-128
  • Ext: 129

Introduction

  • Interests:
  • Software Engineering, Expert Systems, Recommender Systems, Robotics, Soft Robotics, and Artificial Intelligence

Muhammad Imran Babar is an Assistant Professor at National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences. He received his PhD degree in Computer Science in 2015 from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He has an academic experience of 6 years as an Assistant Professor and Head of Computer Science Department at APCOMS, University of Engineering & Technology Taxila, Pakistan. Along with it he has an academic experience of 4 years at Bahria University Islamabad as a visiting Assistant Professor.

His research interests are in Software Engineering, Software Architecture, Expert Systems, Recommender Systems, Robotics, Soft Robotics, and Artificial Intelligence. He is interested to supervise projects that are closely related to software engineering, artificial intelligence and inter-disciplinary research in the said domains.

He is Editor in Chief of Journal of Software Engineering and Intelligent Systems (JSEIS) and Area Editor of KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems Journal. Moreover, he is program committee member and reviewer of many reputed conferences and journals.

 

Honors & Awards:

  • PhD Best Student Award
  • International Doctoral Fellowship Award UTM Malaysia
  • Indigenous PhD Fellowship Award HEC Pakistan

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Science), 2012-2015
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia
  • Master of Science (Software Engineering), 2008-2011
  • International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Master of Computer Science, 2003
  • AKU, AJK, Pakistan

Publications

  • 1.       Imran Ghani, Angelica Lim, Muhammad Hasnain, Israr Ghani, M.I. Babar, Challenges in Distributed Agile Software Development Environment: A Systematic Literature Review, KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems.
  • 2.       M. I. Babar, Ghazali, M, Dayang N. A. Jawawi, Noraini Ibrahim, Shamsuddin S. M., (2015). PHandler: An expert system for a scalable software requirements prioritization process. Knowledge-Based Systems, Vol, 84, 2015.
  • 3.       M. I. Babar, Masitah Ghazali, Dayang N.A. Jawawi, Kashif Bin Zaheer. “StakeMeter: Value-Based Stakeholder Identification and Quantification Framework for Value-Based Software Systems”. PLoS ONE, 10(3). 2015.
  • 4.       M. I. Babar, Masitah Ghazali, Dayang N.A. Jawawi, Abubakar Elsafi. “Stakeholder Management in Value Based Software Development: A Systematic Review”, IET SOFTWARE.8(5).2014.
  • 5.       Awad Ali, Dayang N.A. Jawawi, Mohd Adham, M. I. Babar, Technique for Early Reliability Prediction of Software Components using Behaviour Models. PLoS ONE.