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Name Dr. Gulistan Raja
Designation Professor
Department Electrical Engineering (Taxila)
Highest Qualification PhD
Specialization Digital Image/Video Processing, Image & Video Compression, Medical Image Processing, ASIC Design
Phone No 051-9047549
Cell No On request
Fax No 051-9047420
Email [email protected]
  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, UET Taxila, 2008
    Specialization - Image and Video Coding

  • M.S. Information Systems Engg., Osaka University, 2002 
    Specialization - VLSI Design of Video Coding Systems 

  • B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, UET Taxila, 1996
    Specialization - Electronics and Communication

      ORCID ID: Gulistan Raja

     PhD Research Supervision

      Former/Current PhD Students:

  1. Dr. Hafiz M. Irfan Arshad (09-PhD-EE-37), "An Improved Latent Fingerprint Feature Extraction and Matching Algorithm", Graduated: Jan. 2015

  2. Dr. Furqan Shoukat (11-EE-PhD-51), "An Efficient Scheme for Lung Nodule Detection", Graduated: Apr. 2018

  3. Dr. Ahmad Saeed Khattak (11-EE-PhD-43), "A Multi-Feature Hybrid Object Tracking Algorithm", Graduated: Dec. 2019

  4. Muhammad Qasim (15-PhD-ENC-06) , "Image Dehazing using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks", in Research Phase

  5. Mansoor Ahmad (17-PhD-EE-83), “CAD for Medical Imaging"DQE passed

  6. Muhammad Abdullah Umar (19-PhD-EE-96), "Detection of Diabetic Retinopathy Lesions from Retinal Images", in Course Work Phase

  7. Yasar Rizwan (19-PhD-EE-97), "Emotion Recognition using EEG Signals", in Course Work Phase

  8. Zaeem Anjum Wakeel (19-PhD-EE-98), "Lung Nodule Detection using Artificial Intelligence", in Course Work Phase

     PhD Thesis Evaluated/Examined: 

  1. Sajid Hussain Alvi, “Performance Analysis of Cooperative Communications over Fading Channels” COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Dec. 2016

  2. Sardar Muhammad Gulfam, “Geometrically based Modeling and Characterization of 3D Aeronautical Radio Propagation Channels”, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Feb. 2017

  3. Abrar Ahmad, “Geometric Modeling and Characterization of 3-D Land Mobile Radio Cellular Propagation Channels”, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Aug. 2017

  4. Bakhtiar Ali, “Rate Optimization and Resource Allocation in Cooperative Cognitive Radio Network”, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Dec. 2017

  5. M. Nadeem Sial, "Analysis  of Decoupled  User Association  in Multi-Tier 5G Heterogeneous  Cellular Networks", COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad, Mar. 2018

  6. Mohsin Fayyaz, “Optical Interconnects in Data Center Networks”, COMSATS University, Abbotabad Campus, Jan. 2019

  7. Aadil Raza, “Radio-over-Fiber Transmission Schemes for Next Generation Wireless Access Networks”, COMSATS University, Islamabad, May 2019

  8. Muhammad Tahir (PE113012), “Fast Video Coding using Spatio-Temporal Features and Ensemble Classification”, Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Sep. 2019

     MSc Research Supervision

  1. Sadiqullah (03-MS-C-05), "VLSI Design and Implementation of Transform & Quantization Module for Advanced Coding Standard H.264", 2005

  2. Jamshed Iqbal (03-MS-E-10), "Low Power Design and Implementation of Embedded Hardware for Text, Audio and Image Processing Applications", 2005

  3. Muhammad Qasim (01-MS-E-15), "Real Time Adaptive Video Enhancement Using Local Statistics", 2006

  4. Sijjad Minallah (04-MS-EE-26) , "FFT Processor Implementation", 2006

  5. Gul Ahmed Kayani (04-MS-EE-15), "Performance Analysis of OFDM for Wireless Environment", 2006 

  6. Saira Zafar (05-MS-EE-01), "Performance Analysis of Dual-Band 802.11a+g in the Same Environment", 2007

  7. Farhan Ahmad Nadeem (04-MS-EE-36), "Design and Implementation of National Data Cache for Research Data Archival", 2007

  8. Muhammad Umer Farooq (04-MS-EE-33), "Evaluation of IP over Resilient Packet Rings", 2007

  9. Uzma Siddique (06-MS- EE-18), "Analysis of GSM Transmission Networks in Pakistan", 2008

  10. Naeem Iqbal Ratyal (05-MS-EE-07), "Implementation of RF Jamming Detection in Wireless Networks", 2008

  11. Ansar Ali (04-MS-EE-04), "Implementation of a Post Processing Algorithm to Reduce Quantization Effect in Images", 2008

  12. Hina Saleem (06-MS-EE-07), "Design and Implementation of Embedded hardware Echo Cancellation Solution for PSTN Interfaced Applications", 2008

  13. Abdul Majid, (06-MS-EE-SS-06)"Hardware Implementation of Canny Edge Detection Algorithm", 2009

  14. Saima Ishtiaq (06-MS-EE-SS-05), "Implementation of High Range Dynamic Histogram Equalization Technique for Image Enhancement", 2009

  15. Sufian Anwar (06-MS-EE-SS-10), "Implementation of Fractal Encoder for Image Compression", 2009

  16. Qaiser Hussain Alvi (07F-MS-EE-12), "Implementation of Long Term Evolution (LTE) Mobile Broadband Standard Physical Layer", 2010

  17. Adnan Younus (09-MS-EE-06), "Performance Analysis of Lossless Compression Methods for Biomedical Images", 2011

  18. Furqan Shoukat (08-MS-EE-03), "Implementation of Optimized Algorithm for Medical Image Recognition", 2011

  19. Junaid Mir (09-MS-EE-01), "Compression of Medical Images using Fractal Technique", 2011

  20. Fatima Nazir (09-MS-EE-03), "Performance Analysis of H.264/SVC for Medical Video Compression", 2011

  21. Muhammad Riaz ur Rehman (09-MS-EE-20), "Hardware Implementation of Lapped Biorthogonal Transform for JPEG-XR Compression", 2011

  22. Syed Kashif Husaain (07F-MS-EE-05), "Implementation of Hybrid Image Compression Technique for Medical Images", 2011

  23. Muhammad Abdul Basit (07F-MS-EE-13), "Hybrid Image Compression of Medical Images using Lapped Biorthogonal Transform and Discrete Cosine Transform", 2011

  24. Zubair Khalid (08-MS-EE-17), "Hardware Implementation of Deblocking Filter for Reduction of Blocking Artifacts", 2012

  25. Muhammad Laeeq ur Rehman (10-MS-EE-01), "Implementation of Monomodal Registration for Medical Images", 2012

  26. Aysha Khalid Khan (11F-MS-EE-28), "Implementation of Region based Segmentation for Medical Images", 2013

  27. Tasleem Kausar (11F-MS-EE-26), "Congestion Control Protocol Design for Efficient Broadcast in VANETs", 2013

  28. Imran Amjad (09-MS-EE-14), "Segmentation of Medical Images using Non-Rigid Registration", 2013

  29. Jawad Ali Raja (09-MS-EE-10), "Selective Compression of Medical Images using Multiple Regions of Interest", 2013

  30. Madiha Azam (10-MS-EE-88), "Registration of Medical Images using Non-Rigid Transformation", 2013

  31. Zain ul Abdin (09-MS-EE-12) , "Implementation of 3-D Wavelet Transforms for Medical Image Processing", 2013

  32. Muhammad Muzammil (10-MS-EE-79), "Hardware Implementation of Diamond Search Motion Estimation Algorithm for Real Time Video Applications", 2014

  33. Awais Khan (12F-MS-EE-11), "Design and Implementation of In-loop Filter for Emerging HEVC Standard", 2014

  34. Anza Ahmad (10-MS-EE-86), "Partial and Latent Fingerprints Image Enhancement", 2014

  35. Saeed ur Rehman (10-MS-EE-07), "Performance Evaluation of High Efficiency Video Coding over Broadband Networks", 2014

  36. Syed Shahzad Hussain Shah (12-MS-EE-89), "Hardware Implementation of an Improved Image Encryption Algorithm" , 2015

  37. Zahra Aleem (11-MS-EE-78), "A Transform Coefficients Coding Architecture for HEVC", 2015

  38. Muhammad Atif Imtiaz (11-MS-EE-75), "Speech Recognition using Mel-Frequency Cepstral Coefficient (MFCC)", 2015

  39. Saira Arif (13F-MS-EE-38), "Performance Analysis of QoS Aware Wireless Sensor Networks", 2015

  40. Zubair Bashir (11F-MS-EE-14), "An FPGA Implementation of Video Enhancement Algorithm for Real Time Applications", 2016

  41. Humaira Batool (11-MS-EE-81), "Sleep Apnea Detection based on Classifiers and Heart Rate Variability", 2016

  42. Saad Bin Shafique (13F-MS-EE-17), "Architecture Design and Implementation of Object Detection for Real-Time Surveillance Systems", 2016

  43. Bilal Hassan (14F-MS-EE-15), "Automatic Identification of Macular Edama from Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Images", 2016

  44. Hira Waris (13-MS-EE-88), "GA-EDA: Hybrid Metaheuristic for Design Space Exploration of Multicore Architecture", 2016 

  45. Ayesha Ehtesham (14F-MS-EE-12), "Design of a Phase Unwrapping Method for an Optical Feedback Laser Sensor", 2017

  46. Asra Abid Siddiqui (14F-MS-EE-13), "Robust Signal Processing for Speckle affected Self-Mixing Interferometric Signals", 2017

  47. Muhammad Naseem Majoka (12-MS-EE-80), "VLSI Design and Architecture of Image De-Hazing Algorithm for Real Time Applications", 2017

  48. Zeeshan Arshad Jadoon (13-MS-EE-91), "Moving Object Detection and Classification based on HOG Features and Linear SVM Classifiers", 2018

  49. Muhammad Fawad (13-MS-EE-88), "Suppression of Intercarrier Interference in OFDM using Discrete Wavelet Transform", 2018

  50. Muhammad Usman (16F-MS-EE-26), "Detection of Multimodal Fringes for a Self-Mixing Interferometric Displacement Sensor", 2018

  51. Muhammad Rizwan Chughtai (14-MS-EE-41), "Design and Implementation of Automatic Pills Recognition System", 2018

  52. Yasir Rizwan (14-MS-EE-45), "Adaptive Filter Design for Power Inverters", 2019

  53. Muhammad Kashif (17F-MS-EE-10), "An Effective Content based Image Retrieval System for Lung Diseases", 2019

  54. Iqra Bibi (17F-MS-EE-17) "Automated Detection of Diabetic Retinopathy using Fundus Images", 2020

  55. Muhammad Ayaz (17F-MS-ENC-04), "Accurate Detection of Pulmonary Tuberculosis using Chest Radiograph Images", 2020

  56. Muhammad Shan Saleem (17F-MS-ENC-05), "Design and Implmentation of Improved Single Image Dehazing Algorithm", 2020

  57. Mariam Nawaz (17F-MS-EE-33), "Implementation of Dehazing and Enhancement Algorithm for Images", in Research Phase

  58. Laiba Khursheed (17F-MS-EE-34), "Real Time Architecture for Image Dehazing", in Research Phase

  59. Khadija Anam (17-MS-EE-94), "Melanoma Recognition in Dermascopic Images using Encoded Deep Features", in Research Phase

  • Signal and Image Processing
     
  • VLSI Architecture of Image Processing Systems
     
  • Medical Image Processing
     
  • Computer Networks

      Books/Monographs

  1. Gulistan Raja, "Optimized Low Bit Rate Video Coding: Algorithms for Suppression of Blocking Artifacts",  Published by LAP Publishing, Germany, Sept. 2011, ISBN: 978-3-8454-4091-0.

  2. M. R. Rehman, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "Implementation of Lapped Biorthognal Transform for Image Coding" Chapter in Book Titled: Advanced Video Coding for Next-Generation Multimedia Services, Intech Publishers, Rijeka, Croatia, Dec. 2012, ISBN: 980-953-307-677-0. 

      Publications in International/National Journals

  1. Gulistan Raja and M.J. Mirza, "Evaluation of Loop Filtering for Reduction of Blocking Effects in Real Time Low Bit Rate Video Coding",  M.U. Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2007, pp. 211-218.

  2. Gulistan Raja, M. J. Mirza, and T. Song, “H.264/AVC Deblocking Filter based on Motion Activity in Video Sequences”, Journal of IEICE Electronics Express, Vol. 5, No. 19, 2008, pp. 809-814.

  3. N. I. Rityal, M. Waris, and Gulistan Raja, "Impact of Data Jamming on Throughput of IEEE 802.11b Networks", Journal of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEEP), Vol 63, 2009, pp. 19-23.

  4. A. K. Khan, Gulistan Raja, and H. Jamal, "Performance Analysis of Macroblock Partitions for H.264/AVC Motion Estimation”,  M.U. Research Journal of Engineering & Technology, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2010, pp. 19-24.

  5. S. Anwar and Gulistan Raja, "Fractal Color Image Compression using a Fast Encoding Algorithm", Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2010, pp. 45-54.

  6. Gulistan Raja, "H.264/AVC Deblocking Filter for 1080p High Definition Video", P. Journal of Sci., Vol. 63, No. 1, 2011, pp. 40-43.

  7. S. K. Hussain and Gulistan Raja, "A JPEG 2000 based Hybrid Image Compression Technique for Medical Images", The Nuc. Journal, Vol. 48, No. 4, Dec. 2011, pp. 287-293.

  8. U. Siddique, L. Ahmad and Gulistan Raja, "Microwave Attenuation and Prediction of Rain Outage for Wireless Networks in Pakistan Tropical Regions", International Journal of Microwave Science and Technology, Vol. 2011, 2011, pp. 1-6.

  9. A. Mazhar, S. Jabeen, S, Nisar and Gulistan Raja, "Performance Evaluation of H.264/AVC Fidelity Range Extensions", Technical Journal, Taxila, 2011, pp. 59-64. 

  10. I. Ali, M. Muzammil and Gulistan Raja, "Performance Analysis of Motion Estimation Algorithms based on Motion Activity in Video Sequences", P. Journal of Sci., Vol. 64, No. 1, 2012, pp. 39-45.

  11. Gulistan Raja, "Statistical Analysis of H.264/AVC Deblocking Filter", The Nuc. Journal, Vol. 49, No. 1, Mar. 2012, pp. 29-34.

  12. Gulistan Raja and Z. Khalid, "Hardware Implementation of H.264/AVC Deblocking Filter", Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2012, pp. 31-35.

  13. M. L. Shahid and Gulistan Raja, "Implementation of Modified Control Point Image Registration Method", The Nuc. Journal, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2013, pp. 53-60.

  14. A. K. Khan, Gulistan Raja and Ahmad K. Khan, “Implementation of Marker based Watershed Image Segmentation on Magnetic Resonance Imaging”, Life Sci. Journal,  Vol. 10, No. 2, Mar 2013, pp. 115-118.

  15. Gulistan Raja, A. Khan, A. Rashid and Ahmad K. Khan, “Performance Analysis of Emerging High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC)”, Life Sci. Journal, Vol. 10, No.3, June 2013, pp. 800-803.

  16. A. Younus, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "Hybrid Compression of Medical Images based on Lapped Biorthogonal Transform and Discrete Cosine Transform", P. Journal of Sci., Vol. 65, No. 2, 2013, pp. 219-223.

  17. A. Farooq, A. K. Khan and Gulistan Raja, “Implementation of a Speech Based Interface System for Visually Impaired Persons”, Life Sci. Journal, Vol. 10, No. 9s, Sep. 2013, pp. 398-400.

  18. J. A. Raja, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, “Selective Compression of Medical Images using Multiple Regions of Interest”, Life Sci. Journal, Vol. 10, No. 9s, Sep. 2013, pp. 394-397.

  19. B. Khan, A. K. Khan, Gulistan Raja and M. H. Yousaf, “Implementation of Modified Mean-shift Tracking Algorithm for Occlusion Handling”, Life Sci. Journal, Vol. 10, No.11s, Nov. 2013, pp. 337-342.

  20. Gulistan Raja, A. Khan, A. K. Khan and M. H. Yousaf, “Performance Analysis of HEVC In-Loop Filter”, Life Sci. Journal, Vol. 10, No.11s, Nov. 2013, pp. 331-336.

  21. R. Afzal, A. K. Khan and Gulistan Raja, "Reduction of Color Images using Averaging Functions", Technical Journal, Taxila, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2014, pp. 23-28.

  22. T. Kausar and Gulistan Raja, "Vehicle Load and Moving Similarity based AODV Routing Scheme for VANETs", Information Journal, Vol. 17, No. 6(B), June 2014, pp. 2813-2822.

  23. S. U. Rehman and Gulistan Raja, "Performance Evaluation of HEVC High Efficiency Video Coding over Broadband Networks", International Journal of Computer Science Issues, Vol. 11, Issue 4, July 2014, pp. 68-74.

  24. I. Arshad, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "Latent Fingerprints Segmentation: Feasibility of using Clustering based Automation Approach", Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, Vol. 39, Issue 11, Nov. 2014, pp. 7933-7944.

  25. A. Ahmad, I. Arshad and Gulistan Raja, "Partial Fingerprint Image Enhancement using Region Division Technique and Morphological Transform", The Nuc. Journal, Vol. 52, No. 2, June 2015, pp. 63-70.

  26. M. Muzammil, Gulistan Raja and I. Ali, "FPGA Architecture of Diamond Search Motion Estimation Algorithm for Real-Time Video Applications", NED University Journal of Research, Vol. XII, No. 4, Sep. 2015, pp. 93-100.

  27. A. Raza, M. H. Yousaf, H. A. Sial and Gulistan Raja, "HMM based Scheme for Instructor Activity Recognition in Lecture Room Environment", The Smart Computing Review Journal, Vol. 5, No. 6, Dec. 2015, pp. 578-590.

  28. N. Ashraf , A. K. Khan and Gulistan Raja, "64-QAM Full-Duplex DWDM Radio over 10 G-bit/s and 25 G-bit/s Data and Video Transmission in the 5 GHz and 60 GHz Dual Frequency Bands", Journal of Optics, Springer, Vol. 45, Issue 1, Mar. 2016, pp. 21-25.

  29. B. Hassan, Gulistan Raja, T. Hassan and M. U. Akram, "Structure Tensor Based Automated Detection of Macular Edema and Central Serous Retinopathy using Optical Coherence Tomography Images", Journal of Optical Society of America A, Vol. 33, Issue 4, Apr. 2016, pp. 455-463.

  30. M. Z. Ahmad, I. Arshad, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan," Textured Cosmetic Contact Lens Detection using Statistical Features and SVM Classifier", B. U. Journal of Information and Communication Technologies, Vol. 9, Issue 1, June 2016, pp. 23-29.

  31. S. Arif and Gulistan Raja, "Energy and Priority Aware Scheduling Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks", B. U. Journal of Information and Communication Technologies, Vol. 9, Issue 1, June 2016, pp. 36-42.

  32. Z.  Bashir, Gulistan Raja and M. Obaid Ullah, "A Video Enhancement Algorithm for Low-Lighting Environment using FPGA Architecture",  NED University Journal of Research, Vol. XIII, No. 4, Sep. 2016, pp. 81-89.

  33. M. Asghar, I. Arshad, I. A. Taj, Gulistan Raja and A.  K. Khan, "Palm and Finger Segmentation of High Resolution Images using Hand Shape and Texture",  Proc.  Pakistan Academy of Sciences: A, Vol. 53, No. 4, Dec. 2016, pp. 401-416.

  34. Z. Shabbir, I. Arshad, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "Content Based Image Retrieval using Improved Local Tetra Pattern and Neural Network", The Nuc. Journal, Vol. 53, No. 4, Dec. 2016, pp. 225-232.

  35. A. Khan and Gulistan Raja, "FPGA Implementation of HEVC Deblocking Filter for Fast Processing of Super High Resolution Applications",  Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Vol. 24, No. 6, Dec. 2016, pp.4661-4669.

  36. 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.

  37. 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.

  38. 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.

  39. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, A. Gooya  and A. Frangi, "Fully Automatic and Accurate Detection of Lung Nodules in CT images using a Hybrid Feature Set", Medical Physics Journal, Vol. 44, Issue 7, July 2017, pp. 3615-3629.

  40. A. A. Siddiqui, U. Zabit, O. D. Bernal, Gulistan Raja and T. Bosch, "All Analog Processing of Speckle affected Self-Mixing Interferometric Signals", IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 17, Issue 18, Sep. 2017, pp. 5892-5899.

  41. A. Ehtesham, U. Zabit, O. D. Bernal, Gulistan Raja and T. Bosch, "Analysis and Implementation of a Direct Phase Unwrapping Method for Displacement Measurement using Self-Mixing Interferometry", IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 72, Issue 22, Nov. 2017, pp. 7425-7432.

  42. F. Shaukat 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.

  43. 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.

  44. A. S. Khattak, Gulistan Raja and N. Anjum, "Adaptive Framework for Multi-Feature Hybrid Object Tracking", Applied Sciences Journal, Vol. 8, No. 11, Nov. 2018, pp. 1-17.

  45. 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, Jun. 2019, pp. 42-48.

  46. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja and A. Frangi, "Computer-Aided Detection of Lung Nodules: A Review",  SPIE Journal of Medical Imaging, Vol. 6, No. 2, Apr-Jun. 2019, pp. 1-11.

  47. 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. E102-A, No.10, Oct. 2019, pp.1364-1373.

  48. F. Shaukat, Gulistan Raja, R. Ashraf, S. Khalid, M. Ahmad and A. 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, Vol. 10, Issue 10, Oct. 2019, pp. 4135-4149.

  49. M. Usman, U. Zabit, O. D. Bernal, Gulistan Raja and T. Bosch, "Detection of Multi-Modal Fringes for Self Mixing based Vibration Measurement", IEEE Transactions on Instrument and Measurement, Vol. 69, Issue 1, pp. 258-267, Jan. 2020.

  50. M. Usman, U. Zabit, O. D. Bernal and Gulistan Raja, "Blind Identification of Occurrence of Multi-modality in Laser Feedback based Self-Mixing Sensor", Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp.  011201- (2020) ,  Jan. 2020.

  51. M. Kashif, Gulistan Raja, F. Shaukat, "An Efficient Content based Image Retrieval System for Diagnosis of Lung Diseases", Journal of Digital Imaging, Online First Article, pp. 1-17, May. 2020.

Publications in International Conferences

  1. Gulistan Raja, T. Song, G. Fujita, T. Onoye, and I. Shirakawa, “VLSI Design of Deblocking Filter and Advanced Intra Coding for H.263”, Proceedings of IEICE General Conference, Mar. 27-30, 2002, Tokyo, Japan, pp. A-3-7.

  2. Gulistan Raja, U. Farooq, and H. Jamal, “VLSI Architecture of Supplemental Enhancement Module & Modified Quantization Module for H.263+ Video Codec”, Proceedings of 7th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Dec. 8-9, 2003, Islamabad, pp. 118-120.

  3. Gulistan Raja, and M. J. Mirza, “Performance Comparison of Advanced Video Coding H.264 Standard with Baseline H263 and H.263+ Standards”,  Proceedings of 4th International Symposium on Communications & Information Technologies, Oct. 26-29, 2004, Sapporo, Japan, pp. 743-746.

  4. S. Khan, and Gulistan Raja, “Integer Cosine Transform and Its Application in Image/Video Compression”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications, ICSEA-2004, December 30-31, 2004, Islamabad, pp. 187-191.

  5. Gulistan Raja, S. Khan, and M. J. Mirza, “VLSI Architecture & Implementation of H.264 Integer Transform”, Proceedings of 17th IEEE International Conference on Microelectronics, Islamabad, December 13-15, 2005, pp. 218-223.

  6. Gulistan Raja, and M. J. Mirza, “Evaluation of Emerging JVT H.264/AVC with MPEG Video”, Proceedings of 9th IEEE International Multi-topic Conference, Karachi, December 24-25, 2005, pp. 626-629.

  7. A. Sana, Gulistan Raja, S. Hussain, R. N. Zaidi, M. A. Ali, and S. Ahmed, “A Novel Fair Queuing Algorithm for Hybrid Wired/Wireless Quality of Service Support with Wireless Compensation”, Proceedings of 2nd IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, ICET 2006, Peshawar, Nov 13-14, 2006, pp. 44-49.

  8. U. Siddique, I. Sabbir, and Gulistan Raja, "Rain Outage Prediction for GSM Networks in Pakistan", Proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, ISWCS 08, Reykjavik, Iceland, , 21-24 Oct. 2008, pp.85-88.

  9. Gulistan Raja and M. J. Mirza, "Low Complexity Deblocking Filter using Motion Vectors", Proceedings of International Conference on Consumer Electronics, ICCE-10, Las Vegas, USA, 11-13 Jan 2010, pp. 9.2-5.

  10. F. Shoukat and Gulistan Raja, "Implementation of Rule-Based Medical Image Recognition for Lung CT Images", Proceedings of 9th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Islamabad, 9-12 Jan 2012.

  11. F. Nazir and Gulistan Raja, "Performance Analysis of H.264/SVC Spatial Scalability for Medical Videos", Proceedings of 9th International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Islamabad, 9-12 Jan 2012.

  12. Gulistan Raja and A. Khan, "The Emerging High Efficiency Video Coding Standard (HEVC)", IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng., Vol. 51, 012010, Dec. 2013.

  13. S. S. H. Shah, M. N. Majoka and Gulistan Raja, "Design and Implementation of 32-bit Vedic Multiplier on FPGA", Proceedings of 1st International Conference on Modern Communication and Computing Technologies, Nawabshah, 26-28 Feb 2014.

  14. I. Ali, Gulistan Raja, M. Muzammil and A. K. Khan, "Adaptive Modified Hexagon Based Search Motion Estimation Algorithm", 4th International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Berlin, 7-10 Sep. 2014.

  15. I. Ali, Gulistan Raja and A. K. Khan, "A 16-bit Architecture of Advanced Encryption Standard for Embedded  Applications", 12th International Conference on Frontiers in Informaion Technology, Islamabad, 17-19 Dec. 2014, pp. 220-225. 

  16. A. S. Khattak, Gulistan Raja, N. Anjum and M. Qasim, "Integration of Mean-Shift and Particle Filter: A Survey", 12th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology, Islamabad, 17-19 Dec. 2014, pp. 286-291.

  17. F. Shoukat and Gulistan Raja, “Computer Aided Detection of Lung Cancer Nodules: A Review”, International Multi-Topic Conference, Mehran University, Jamshoro, 11-13 Feb 2015.

  18. S. S. H. Shah and Gulistan Raja, "FPGA Implementation of Chaotic based AES Image Encryption Algorithm", IEEE International Conference on Signal and Image Processing Applications, ICSIPA 2015, Kuala Lampur, 19-21 Oct. 2015, pp. 574-577.

  19. B. Hassan and Gulistan Raja, " Fully Automated Assessment of Macular Edema using Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Images", International Conference on Intelligent Systems Engineering, ICISE 2016, Islamabad, 15-18 Jan. 2016.

  20. M. A. Imtiaz and Gulistan Raja “Isolated Word Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) System using MFCC, DTW and KNN”, IEEE 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Multimedia and Broadcasting, APMediaCast 2016, Bali, Indonesia, 17-19 Nov. 2016.

  21. M. N. Majoka and Gulistan Raja, "FPGA based Image De-Hazing Architecture for Real Time Applications", IEEE IntelliSys Conference, London, 7-8 Sep. 2017, pp. 609-613.

  22. K. Saeed and Gulistan Raja, "Performance Evaluation of Modern Broadwell Architecture of a Parallel & Distributed Microprocessor", International Symposium on Wireless Systems and Networks (ISWSN), Lahore, 19-21 Nov. 2017.

  23. Z. Rauf and Gulistan Raja, "Requirement Based Transform Coefficient Coding Architecture for DCT/DST for HEVC", International Symposium on Wireless Systems and Networks (ISWSN), Lahore, 19-21 Nov. 2017.

  24. Gulistan Raja, "Outcome based Education and Accreditation - Challenges for Pakistani Engineering Programs", International Engineering Conference & Exhibition, Riyadh, KSA, 4-7 Dec. 2017

  • Research grant of 0.2 Million PKR for project "Generic Classification of Scene Contents using Multispectral Imaging", 2020

  • Research grant of 0.1 Million PKR for project "Image Enhancement Techniques (Night Time)", 2019

  • Research grant of 1.74 Million PKR for project “An Efficient Scheme for Lung Nodule Detection”, 2015

  • Research grant of 1.075 Million PKR for project “Implementation of Latent Fingerprint Enhancement and Marking Region of Interest (ROI)”, 2013

  • Research grant of 0.2 Million PKR for project “Design & Implementation of Improved Quality Low Bit Rate Video Coding”, 2005

  • ​​Chairman, Central Purchase Committee, UET Taxila
    Jan. 2015 - Present
     
  • Member, Porgram Committee, OBE, Electrical Engg. Dept.
    Sep. 2018 - Present 
     

      Past Administrative Responsibilities

  • Chairman, Selection Committee, UET Taxila
    June 2018 - Nov. 2019

  • Founding Chairman, Biomedical Engg. & Tech. Dept., UET Taxila
    Oct. 2017 - Apr. 2018

  • Chairman, Electronic Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Mar. 2015 - Apr. 2018

  • Director, Telephone Exchange, UET Taxila 
    Mar. 2012 - Apr. 2016

  • Chairman, Livery Committee, UET Taxila 
    Jan. 2011 - Mar. 2015

  • Director, Digital Systems Lab, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Oct. 2011 - Mar. 2015

  • Member, Central Purchase Committee, UET Taxila
    Jan. 2012 - Dec. 2014

  • Scrutinizer, MSc / PhD Examinations, UET Taxila
    Aug. 2007 - Aug. 2014

  • Director, Postgraduate Studies, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Jan. 2004 - Jun. 2013

  • Member, Library Committee, UET Taxila
    Dec. 2010 - Mar. 2013

  • Member, Board of Advanced Studies & Research, UET Taxila
    Jul. 2009 - Dec. 2012

  • President, Teaching Staff Association, UET Taxila
    For the Year 2011

  • Chairman, Financial Aid / Fee Concession Committee, UET Taxila
    Mar. 2011 - Oct. 2011

  • Transport Officer, UET Taxila
    Sep. 2007 - Nov. 2010

  • Director, Multimedia & Vision Lab, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Mar. 2009 - May. 2010

  • Focal Person, HEC-JNBS Program, UET Taxila
    May. 2006 - Nov. 2010

  • Director, Computer Communication Lab, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Mar. 2007 - Feb. 2009

  • Establishement of BS Biomedical Engg. Technology Program in Biomedical Engineering & Technology Dept., UET Taxila, 2017

  • Implementation of OBE System in Electronic Engineering Department, UET Taxila, 2015-2018

  • Establishment of HEC Recognized MSc/PhD Program in Electronic Engineering Department, UET Taxila, 2017

  • Establishment of Intrumentation/Micropressor & Microntoller/Digital System Lab in Electronic Engg. Dept., UET Taxila, 2017

  • Preparation of PC-1 for Video and Image Processing Laboratory, UET Taxila, 2005 

  • More than 22 Years of Teaching and Research Experience 

  • Academic Editor, PLOS ONE Journal
    Aug. 2020 - Present

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Access Journal
    Aug. 2019 - Present

  • Awards and Recognition Chair, IEEE Islamabad Section
    Apr. 2018 - Present

  • Counselor, IEEE UET Taxila Student Branch
    Dec 2009 - Present

  • Joint Secretary, Monbukagakusho Alumni Association of Pakistan (MAAP)
    Nov. 2019 - Present

  • Member, Organizing Committee
    South Asia Symposium on Greener-Safer South Asia, FAST, Islamabad, 17 Mar. 2018

  • Finance Secretary, Monbukagakusho Alumni Association of Pakistan (MAAP)
    May 2017 - Nov. 2019

      Reviewer of following Journals/Conferences

  • Zooming Innovation in Consumer Technologies International Conference (ZINC 2020), Novi Sad, Serbia, May 26-27, 2020

  • IEEE Access Journal, 2019-2020

  • International Journal of Computing & Digital Systems, 2019-2020

  • Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, 2019
  • 22nd IEEE International Multi Topic Conference (INMIC), Islamabad, Nov. 29-30, 2019

  • International Conference on Applied and Engineering Mathematics (ICAEM), Taxila, Aug. 27-29, 2019

  • IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Berlin, Sep. 2014-2019

  • IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Japan, 2017-2019

  • IEEE International Conference on Open Source and Technologies, Lahore, Dec. 2014-2019

  • IEEE International Conference on Signal and Image Processing (ICSIPA), Kuala Lumpur, 17-19 Sep. 2019
  • KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, Korea, 2016

  • IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences, Japan, 2016

  • 5th International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics, Jaipur, Sep. 2016

  • IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, Japan, 2015

  • 4th International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics, Kerala, Aug. 2015

  • IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Texas, Aug. 2014

  • IEEE 2nd National Conference on Information Assurance, NCIA-2013, Rawalpindi, Dec. 2013

  • IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences Special Section on VLSI Design and CAD Algorithms, Japan, 2009, 2010 and 2014.

  • 8th-9th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, Islamabad, Oct. 2012 and Dec. 2013

  • 8th-13th International Conferences on Frontiers on Information Technology, Islamabad, Dec. 2010-Dec. 2015 

  • Egyption Informatics Journal, Published by Elsevier, 2013

  • The Imaging Science Journal, Maney Publishing, UK, 2012

  • IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS-10, Paris, May 2010

  • IEEE International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering, Malaysia, May 2010

  • Journal of IEICE ELectronics Express (ELEX), Japan, 2009

  • 13th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Islamabad, Dec. 2009

  • Senior Member IEEE (USA)

  • Member IEEE (Pak)

  • Member PEC (Pak)

    Other Memberships

  • Member, Board of Faculty, FE&CE, UET Peshawar
    Feb. 2020 - Present

  • Member,  Board of Undergraduate Studies, Electronic Engg. Dept., UET Taxila
    Dec. 2018 - Present

  • Member, Board of Faculty of Industrial Engineering, UET Taxila
    May 2014 - Present

  • Member, Academic Council, UET Taxila
    Dec 2013 - Present

  • Member, Board of Faculty of Electronics and Electrical Engg., UET Taxila
    Dec. 2012 - Present

  • Member, Board of Postgrduate Studies, EED, UET Taxila
    Dec. 2012 - Present

  • Member, Board of Undergraduate Studies, EED, UET Taxila
    Apr. 2002 - Present

  • Member, Institutional Scholarship Award Committee, UET Taxila
    May 2013 - June 2019

    Past Memberships

  • Member, National Curriculum Revision Committee, HEC, Islamabad

  • Member, Board of Studies, Islamic International University, Islamabad

  • Member, Board of Faculty, Riphah Intl. University, Islamabad

  • Member, Board of Faculty, Wah Engineering College, Wah Cantt

  • Member, Board of Studies, Computer Systems Engg., MUST, AJK

  • Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Apr. 2018 - Present

  • Professor/Chairman, Electronic Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Mar. 2015 - Apr. 2018

  • Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, UET Taxila
    Dec. 2012 - Mar. 2015

  • Associate Professor, Electrical Engg. Department, UET Taxila
    April 2012 - Dec. 2012

  • Assistant Professor, Electrical Engg. Department, UET Taxila
    May 2003 - March 2012

  • LSI Designer, Synthesis Corporation, Osaka, Japan
    April 2000 - March 2002

  • Research Associate, Electrical Engg. Department, UET Taxila
    June 1997 - April 2000

Served as Visiting Faculty in 

  • Adjunct Faculty, IIU, Islamabad

  • Air University, Islamabad

  • Wah Engineering College, Wah Cantt.

  • Chakwal Campus, UET Taxila

  • International Conference on Electrical, Comm. & Comp. Engineering (ICECCE-2019), Swat, 24-25 July 2019.

  • International Symposium on Wireless Systems and Networks (ISWSN), Lahore, 19-21 Nov. 2017

  • SAI Intelligent Systems Conference, IntelliSys 2017, London, United Kingdom, 7-8 Sep. 2017

  • IEEE International Conference on Signal and Image Processing Applications, ICSIPA 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 19-21 Oct. 2015

  • International Conference on Sensing for Industry, Control, Comm. & Security Technologies, Karachi, 24-26 Jun. 2013

  • International Conference on Engineering Sciences, Punjab University Lahore, 28-29 Feb. 2012

  • International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Las Vegas, USA, 10-13 Jan. 2010

  • Global Pervasive Signal Processing Conference, Santa Clara, California, USA, Oct. 2005

  • IEICE General Conference, Tokyo, Japan, Mar. 27-30, 2002

  • Virtual Conference Organizers’ Panel - To Explore the Challenges of Organizing a Full Virtual Technical Conference, organized by IEEE Bangladesh Section, via Zoom, 1-2 July 2020

  • Washington Accord Workshop on Sharing Best Practices and Policies for Online Teaching Learning and Assessment System and Virtual/Remote Accreditation Process, via Zoom, 13 June 2020

  • Two Days International Training Workshop on OBE & Implementation, UET Taxila organized by PEC Islamabad, 6-7 Feb 2018

  • One Day Training Session on OBA Accreditation Process for Program Evaluators by Pakistan Engineering Council, 29 Apr. 2017

  • Two Days International Training Workshop on Outcome Based Education and Implementation organized by QEC UET Taxila in collaboration with PEC, 1-2 Feb. 2017

  • Workspace Ethics, Team Building & Time Management and Leadership & Decision Making by Cornwall Education & Training (UK) Limited at UET Taxila, 1-2 Dec. 2016

  • SMART Goals & Strategic Thinking and Interpersonal Skills & Corporate Communication by Cornwall Education & Training (UK) Limited at UET Taxila, 24-25 Nov 2016

  • Two Days Workshop on Outcome based Education & Assessment System of Accreditation, PEC, 2-3 Mar 2015

  • Two Days Workshop on OBA System of Accreditation for Program Evaluators, Islamabad, 6-7 Nov. 2014

  • Workshop on Complex Problem Solving and Activities, PEC, Islamabad, 24 Apr 2014

  • Short course on Outcome based Education and Accreditation, PEC, Islamabad, 28 Feb 2014

  • Short course on Leadership for Engineers & Technical Managers, PEC, Islamabad, 27 Jan 2014

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Signal and Image Processing (SIP) Research Group

http://web.uettaxila.edu.pk/EED/SIP.asp