Faculty Shahzor Ahmad

Dr. Shahzor Ahmad

Assistant Professor
  • College of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
  • 05154444290
  • s.ahmad@ceme.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral
Summary

Dr Shahzor Ahmad received his Ph.D. from National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2016, focusing on Computer Vison, an M.Sc. in Signal Processing from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapor

Academic Background
Doctor of Philosophy (COMPUTER VISION) Doctoral National University of Singapore January 18, 2011 - July 31, 2016
Signal Processing (ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (SIGNAL PROCESSING)) Masters Nanyang Technological University January 11, 2010 - March 08, 2011
Electronics Engineering (ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING) Bachelor National University of Sciences and Technology July 01, 2005 - January 01, 2009
Honours and Awards
NUS Research Scholarship A 4-year fully-funded academic scholarship to train for a doctorate at National University of Singapore, ranked #1 in Asia and #12 in the world by QS World University Rankings 2015-16. January 01, 2011
Presidents Gold Medal Received the President of Pakistan Gold Medal Award at the 21st Convocation, PNEC, NUST for securing the highest CGPA among the Class of 2009. November 14, 2009
Merti Scholarships Received NUST merit scholarships throughout undergraduate studies for scoring semester GPAs>3.5.
4th Best Student Paper 4th best student paper at the 24th IEEEP All Pakistan Students’ Seminar 2009. Thus received Silver Medal and cash prize at the 24th IEEEP Multi-Topic International Symposium, Apr. 2009, Karachi, Pakistan. February 25, 2009
2nd in DHA Karachi Declared 19th in Karachi in Secondary School Examinations (Science Group), scoring a total of 90.7% marks. Awarded certificates and cash prizes by both the Board of Secondary Education Karachi, and Administrator DHA, as well as academic scholarship by Bahria College Karachi for Higher School Education. December 01, 2003
Publications
A Novel Convolutional Neural Network-Based Approach for Fault Classification in Photovoltaic Arrays March 11, 2020 Azhar -ul-Haq, Farkhanda Aziz , Shahzor Ahmad , Yousef Mahmoud , Marium Jalal , Usman Ali IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 41889-41904
Robust Detection and Affine Rectification of Planar Homogeneous Texture for Scene Understanding March 22, 2018 Loong-Fah Cheong, Shahzor Ahmad International Journal of Computer Vision -
Conferences
Facilitating and Exploring Planar Homogeneous Texture for Indoor Scene Understanding October 11, 2016 - October 14, 2016 Shahzor Ahmad, Loong-Fah Cheong Computer Vision – ECCV 2016 - Netherlands
Teaching Experience:
Assistant Professor NUST March 14, 2017 -
Teaching Assistant National University of Singapore June 02, 2014 - November 30, 2016
Lab Demonstrator National University of Sciences & Technology September 01, 2009 - December 31, 2009
Professional Experience:
R&D Engineer SalTec Powerlink April 01, 2009 - July 10, 2009