Portrait of Dr Qasim Z Ahmed Dr Qasim Z Ahmed

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q.ahmed@hud.ac.uk | 01484 473973


Areas of research expertise and interest


1)University of Huddersfield: Huddersfield, United Kingdom 2017-01-05 to present | Lecturer (Computing and Engineering)

2) University of Kent: Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom 2015-01-05 to 2017-01-04 | Lecturer in Wireless Communications (Engineering and Digital Arts)

3) University of Exeter: Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom 2014-04-14 to 2014-12-15 | Associate Research Fellow (Engineering)

4) King Abdullah University of Science and Technology: Thuwal, Mekkah Province, Saudi Arabia 2011-06-20 to 2014-06-19 | Post Doctorate Fellow (Physical Science and Engineering)

5) National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences: Islamabad, Pakistan 2009-11-05 to 2011-06-20 | Assistant Professor (Electrical Engineering)

Research and Scholarship

  1. Development of sustainable energy harvested (EH) and energy aware wireless personal area network (WPAN), The Royal Society, Research Grant $10; 950, PI ,
  2. Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) moisture sensor network for landslide monitoring, The Royal Academy of Engineering, Research Grant $18; 000, co-I,
  3. Localization for Ultrawide Bandwidth Systems, University of Kent, Tranche, $550, PI

Publications and Other Research Outputs


Pan, Y., Pan, C., Zhu, H., Ahmed, Q., Chen, M. and Wang, J. (2017) ‘On consideration of content preference and sharing willingness in D2D assisted offloadingIEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications , 35 (4), pp. 978-993. ISSN 0733-8716

Ahmed, Q., Park, K. and Alouini, M. (2015) ‘Ultrawide bandwidth receiver based on a multivariate generalized gaussian distributionIEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications , 14 (4), pp. 1800-1810. ISSN 1536-1276

Ahmed, Q., Ahmed, S., Alouini, M. and Aissa, S. (2015) ‘Minimizing the symbol-error-rate for amplify-and-forward relaying systems using evolutionary algorithmsIEEE Transactions on Communications , 63 (2), pp. 390-400. ISSN 0090-6778

Abuzaid, A., Ahmed, Q. and Alouini, M. (2015) ‘Joint preprocesser-based detector for cooperative networks with limited hardware processing capabilityIEEE Signal Processing Letters , 22 (2), pp. 216-219. ISSN 1070-9908

Conference Item

Mistry, K., Lazaridis, P., Glover, I., Holmes, V., Khan, F., Ahmed, Q., Zaharis, Z. and Xenos, T. (2017) ‘Measurement, simulation and optimization of wideband log-periodic antennas’. In: URSI GASS 2017, 19-26 August 2017, Montreal, Canada

Husbands, R., Ahmed, Q., Khan, F., Lazaridis, P. and Glover, I. (2017) ‘Transmit Antenna Selection for Massive MIMO Systems’. In: URSI GASS 2017, 19-26 August 2017, Montreal, Canada


Technical Programme Committee for

  1. IEEE International Conference in Communications 2015, 2016 and 2017
  2. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference 2015, 2016 and 2017

IEEE GlobecommConference 2016 and 2017.



Research Degree Supervision

Administrative Responsibilities

  1. School International Committee
  2. SCE Teaching, Learning and Qualtiy Support
  3. UG Electrical Engineering Course Committee

Teaching and Professional Activities

  • NHE 2487- Control Systems

  • NIE 2203- Electronics 2

  • NIE 2226- Communication Systems

  • NIE 2229-Electrical Principles 2

  • NME 3536- MSc Communications

  • NHP 2400- Final Year Projects