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Name Dr. Furqan Shaukat
Designation Assistant Professor
Department Electronics Engineering (Chakwal)
Highest Qualification
Specialization
Phone No 0543-551278
Cell No 0333-5903313
Fax No 0543-541366
Email [email protected]
  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, UET Taxila, 2018
    Specialization - Image Processing and Analysis

  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, UET Taxila, 2011 
    Specialization -  Image Processing and Analysis

  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, UET Lahore, 2007
    Specialization - Electronics and Communication

   

         Research Funding

  1. Recipient of Faculty Research Grant of Rs. 17,42,500/- Recommended by the Research Grant Regulating Committee on 5.3.2015 For The Financial Year 2015-16 in UET Taxila.
  2. Ignite National Technology Fund, Ministry of Information and Telecom, Government of Pakistan via Letter No. Ignite/NGIRI/2017-18/03, Dated: 25th June 2018.
  3. Recipient of Six Months Scholarship under the scheme, “International Research Support Initiative Program” (No. I-8/HEC/HRD/2015/5464).
  4. Ignite National Technology Fund, Ministry of Information and Telecom, Government of Pakistan via Letter No. Ignite/NGIRI/2012-13, 2013.

       

  • Image Processing and Analysis 

  • Computer Vision

  • Image Recognition

  • Biomedical Imaging

  • Artificial Intelligence

International Journal Publications:

  1. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, A. Gooya and A. F. Frangi, "Fully Automatic Detection of Lung Nodules in CT images using a Hybrid Feature Set", Medical Physics Journal, Vol. 44, Issue 7, July 2017, pp. 3615-3629.
  2. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, Rehan Ashraf, Shehzad Khalid, Mudassir Ahmed and Amjad Ali, “Artificial Neural Network based Classification of Lung Nodules in CT Images Using Intensity, Shape and Texture Features”, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing 2019, pp. 1-15.
  3. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, A. Frangi, Computer-Aided Detection of Lung Nodules: A Review, SPIE Journal of Medical Imaging, Vol. 6, No. 2, (2019), pp.1-12
  4. F. Shaukat, K. Javed, Gulistan Raja , J. Mir, and M. L. R. Shahid, Automatic Lung Nodule Detection in CT Images using Convolutional Neural Networks, IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals on Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences, Vol. 102, No. 10, (2019).
  5. K. Javed, G. Hussain, F. Shaukat, S. O. Hwang, A neural network approach to remove rain using reconstruction and feature losses, Neural Computing and Applications, Oct. 2019, pp. 1-15, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-019-04558-2.
  6. H. Nawaz, A. Basit, F. Shaukat, "Dual Polarized, Slot Coupled Monostatic Antenna with High Isolation for 2.4GHz Full Duplex Applications" Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Oct. 2019.
  7. Nawaz, Haq; Niazi, Ahmad Umar; Basit, Muhammad Abdul ; Shaukat, Furqan; Usman, Muhammad, "Dual-polarized, Monostatic Antenna Array with Improved Tx-Rx Isolation for 2.4GHz in-band full duplex Applications",International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Nov. 2019 (Accepted)

Local Journal Publications:

  1. I. Amjad, F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja and A.K. Khan, "An Algorithm to Segment the Mid-Brain Structures Using Multiresolution Non-Rigid Registration ", Pakistan Journal of Science, Vol. 69, Issue 2, June 2017, pp. 221-227.
  2. A. Murtaza, F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja and A.K. Khan, "An Efficient Algorithmic Solution for High Payload Good Imperceptibility Hybrid Image Steganography", Pakistan Journal of Science, Vol. 69, Issue 2, June 2017, pp. 228-234.
  3. N. Ashraf, F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "Full-Duplex Millimeter-wave Radio over Fiber with 24 Gbps 4-QAM Downstream Signal in W-Band (75-110GHz)", B. U. Journal of Information and Communication Technologies, Vol. 10, Issue 1, June 2017, pp. 21-28.
  4. F. Shoukat and Gulistan Raja, "An Efficient Algorithmic Solution for Automatic Segmentation of Lungs from CT Images", Pakistan Journal of Science, Vol. 70, No. 1, Mar. 2018, pp. 71-78.
  5. N. U. Ain, F. Shaukat, A.S. Nagra and Gulistan Raja, "An Efficient Algorithm for Fingerprint Recognition using Minutiae Extraction", Pakistan Journal of Science, Vol. 70, No.2, Jun. 2018, pp. 169-176.
  6. R. Chughtai , Gulistan Raja, J. Mir and F. Shaukat, An Efficient Scheme for Automatic Pill Recognition Using Neural Networks, The Nucleus Journal, Vol. 56, No. 1, (2019), pp. 42-48.

 

  • Research grant of 1.74 Million PKR for project “An Efficient Scheme for Lung Nodule Detection”, 2015                                                                                                                       
  • An Efficient Scheme for Lung Nodule Detection (PhD Thesis)                                                                                                                                                                             
  • Implementation of Optimized Algorithm for Medical Image Recognition(M.Sc Thesis)                                                                                                                                        
  • Study of Different Wireless Communication Systems and CDMA Based WLL Implementation (PTCL Gujranwala) including Site Survey, Commissioning, Installing, Drive Test, PAT, Optimization of BTS Site (BSc Thesis)                                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Feasibility Report & Presentation on the establishment of Networking System in Campus

 

 

 

 

 

  • Warden  Boys Hostel (2019-Present)                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Director Computer Lab  (2008-Present)                                                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Convener Shops and Canteen Committee (2019-Present)                                                                                                                                                                                                    
  • Past Administrative Responsibilities                                                                                                                                                                           

  • Resident Tutor Boys Hostel (2017-2019)
  • Advisor Cultural & Dramatic Society (2007-2012)                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Advisor Alumni Association (2013-2015)

 

Assistant Professor, Electronics Engg. Department, UET Taxila Sub Campus Chakwal
May 2012 - Present

Lecturer, Electronics Engg. Department, UET Taxila Sub Campus Chakwal
September 2007 - April 2012

Resarch Associate, Centre for Computational Imaging & Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine (CISTIB), Univeristy of Sheffield UK.
November 2015 - May 2016

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Member

PEC (Pakistan Engineering Council) Member

IEICE (The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Japan) Member

  1. Digital Image Processing
  2. Artificial Intelligence
  3.  Object Oriented Programming
  4.  Computer Fundamentals
  5. Computer Communication Networks  
  6.  Technical Report Writing And Presentation Skills
  7. Analog and Digital Communication
  8.  Integrated Circuits    
  9.  Wireless Communication
  10.  Data Structure and Algorithms        

 

Assistant Professor, Electronics Engg. Department, UET Taxila Sub Campus Chakwal
May 2012 - Present

Lecturer, Electronics Engg. Department, UET Taxila Sub Campus Chakwal
September 2007 - April 2012

Resarch Associate, Centre for Computational Imaging & Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine (CISTIB), Univeristy of Sheffield UK.
November 2015 - May 2016

Convener Semester Committee (2018-2019)

Convener Subject Committee (2019-Present)

Director Postgraduate Studies (2019-Present)

University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Pakistan

Recipient of Six Months Scholarship under the scheme, “International Research Support Initiative Program” (No. I-8/HEC/HRD/2015/5464).

1. Kamran Javed, Ghulam Hussain, Furqan Shaukat and Seong Oun Hwang , "Removing Rain using Generative Neural Network", Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Green and Human Information Technology (ICGHIT) Malaysia Jan 2019.

2. Furqan Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, "Implementation of Rule-Based Medical Image Recognition for Lung CT Images", Proceedings of International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, January 09 – 12, 2012

 B.Sc. Thesis Supervised

  1. Continuous Gesture Recognition for Flexible Human-Robot Interaction (2020) 

  2. Computer Vision based Fire Detection and Extinguisher System (2019) 

  3. An Efficient Density Based Traffic Control System (2019)
  4. Brain Controlled Wheel Chair Using Brain Computer Interface (BCI) System (2018)
  5. Autonomous Object Tracking and Targeting Gun (2018)
  6. Hand Gesture Based Movement Control Smart Wheel Chair (2017)
  7.  Modified Implementation of ACFR Based Security System Using Minutiae Extraction Techniques (2009)

Continuing Professional Development Activity on Re-inforcing Concepts on Outcome Based Education, UET Taxila, January 2020

National Workshop on Curriculum Design by PEC, Islamabad 2019.

Continuing Professional Development Course by Cornwall Education and Training UK 2016.

Presentation Skills Course by Cornwall Education and Training UK 2016.

Inclusion and Diversity Course by Cornwall Education and Training UK 2016.

Adult Learning Course by Cornwall Education and Training UK 2016.

One Week Training Program , Professional Skill Enhancement Program UET Taxila 2007.

Signal and Image Processing Research Group

http://web.uettaxila.edu.pk/uet/EED/researchGroups.asp#