Principal Scientist

(Associate Professor),

Block A-216, PIEAS, Nilore,

Islamabad, Pakistan.

Phones  Off. 051 9290273-4

              Mob. 03015526054

              Res. 051-5386879

NIC       6110118027689

E-mail ab_majid@pieas.edu.pk

           abdulmajiid@gmail.com  

Dr. Abdul Majid Bhatti

Education

History

2003 – 2006                         GIK Institute                                   Topi, NWFP, Pakistan

Ph. D. Computer Systems Engineering

2001 – 2003                         GIK Institute                                   Topi, NWFP, Pakistan

M. S. Computer Systems Engineering

1992 – 1993                         PIEAS                                               Islamabad, Pakistan

Applied Laser & Optics Course

1990 – 1992                         QAU                                                  Islamabad, Pakistan

M. Sc. Electronics

1989 – 1990         Govt. Degree College                                 T.T. Singh, Pakistan

B. Sc.

1983-1986            Govt. Degree College                                 T.T. Singh, Pakistan

F. Sc.

1981-1983            Govt. high school                                                         T.T. Singh, Pakistan

Matric

 

 

 

Professional Experience

·         Research and development experience in the field of electronics and computer technology.

·         Research and development of various electronics based projects useful for commercial, industry and military.

·         Worked as a consultant in industrial automation & computer control processes in Hattar factories.

·         Development of various electronics interfacing and addressed software related issues.

·         Development of various LASER based projects, integration of electro-optics modules for ranging, tracking, target designation and sensing applications.

 

Teaching Experience

Following BS, MS and PhD level courses taught

Multimedia Applications, Digital Image Processing, Digital signal Processing Operations Research, operating system, Machine Learning techniques (GA, GP and SVM), Pattern classification, Image and Video Compression, Operations Research, artificial neural networks, probability and statistics, GA/GP based intelligent watermarking techniques, Computational intelligence, Modeling and Simulation

 

Research Areas

Combining Classifiers, Artificial Neural Network and Support Vector Machine, Applications of Genetic Algorithm and Genetic Programming based Evolutionary techniques, Machine Learning, Genetic Programming based Intelligent Digital Watermarking, Computational Materials Science and Pattern Recognition/Classification and Bioinformatics

 

MS and BCIS Project Supervised

 

 

·         Study of Image Fusion techniques for Improved Performance, MS Thesis, Anwar Ahmed, GIK Institute, 2004.

·         Lattice Constant Prediction of Perovskites Materials Using Machine Learning Techniques, MS Thesis, Jibran Javed, GIK Institute, 2006.

·         Intelligent Decoding of A Watermark in View of an Anticipated Attack, MS Thesis, Fahad Tahir, GIK Institute, 2006.

·         Classification of medical disease data using classification techniques, BCIS project, PIEAS (continue).

·         Fusion of IR and visible region images using Support Vector Machines (SVM) and Artificial Neural classifiers, BCIS project, PIEAS (continue).

·         Application of Genetic Programming in audio watermarking, BCIS project, PIEAS (continue).

 

Co-supervisor;

PhD  Research

·         Study of non-destructive testing methods using genetic programming, Mohammad Usman, PhD Research, (in progress), 2007, Sponsored by Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan.

·         Developing a classifiers combination methods using machine learning techniques, Zafer Iqbal, PhD Research, (in progress), 2007, PIEAS, Pakistan.

·         Digital Watermarking using Machine Learning Approaches, Imran Usman, HEC Scholar, PIEAS.

·         Intelligent Image Authentication Using Watermarking, Rafiullah Chamlawi, HEC Scholar, PIEAS.

 

 

Publications

Thesis / Projects:

1.     Optimization of classifiers using Genetic Programming, PhD thesis, GIK Institute, Pakistan, 2006.

2.     Face Recognition and Classification using Principal Component Analysis, MS Thesis, GIK Institute, 2003.

3.     Designing a Multiplex Digital Signal Transmission through Optical Fiber, M.Sc Electronics Thesis, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1992.

International Journal Publications:

1.     A. Khan, S. F. Tahir, A. Majid, and Tae-Sun Choi, “Machine Learning based Adaptive Watermark Decoding in View of an Anticipated Attack”, Pattern Recognition, Elsevier Science, 2008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.patcog.2008.01.007, PR reference: PR 3112.

2.     A. Majid, A. Khan and Anwar M. Mirza, “Combining Support Vector Machines Using Genetic Programming,” International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems, vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 109-125, 2006. iospress.metapress.com/index/D5U73E9LPF6493NB.pdf

3.     A. Khan, A. Majid, and Anwar M. Mirza, “Combination and Optimization of Classifiers in Gender Classification Using Genetic Programming”, International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, vol. 9, page 1-11, 2005.

 iospress.metapress.com/index/J0MNT4T904CEBHH8.pdf

4.     A. Khan, A. M. Mirza, A, Majid, “Optimizing Perceptual Shaping of a Digital Watermark Using Genetic Programming,” Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), vol. 3, pp. 144-150, 2004. http://www.sid.ir/En/VEWSSID/J_PDF/89020040210.pdf

5.     S. F. Tahir, A. Khan, A. Majid, and Anwar M. Mirza, “Intelligent Decoding of a Watermark in View of an Anticipated Attack”, ISSN 1305-5313, Transactions On Engineering, Computing And Technology, v. 15, 2006, pp. 175-180.

www.iospress.metapress.com/index/1RVGBKB5WTT3005G.pdf

6.     J. Javed, A. Khan, A. Majid, Anwar. M. Majid, and J.Bashir, “Lattice Constant Prediction of orthorhombic ABO3 Perovskites using Support Vector Machines”, Journal of Computational Materials Science, Elsevier Science, 2006.  doi:10.1016/j.commatsci. 2006.08.015.

7.     A. Khan, Anwar M. Mirza and A. Majid, “Intelligent Perceptual Shaping of a Digital Watermark: Exploiting Characteristics of Human Visual System,” International Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems, vol. 10, no. 3, 2006, pp. 213-223.

8.     I. Usman, A. Khan, R. Chamlawi, and A. Majid, “Image Authenticity and Perceptual Optimization via Genetic Algorithm and a Dependence Neighborhood”, International journal of Applied Mathematics and Computer Sciences, Vol. 4 No. 2, 2007 ISSN 1305-5313.

9.     J. Javed, A. Majid and A. Khan, Prediction of lattice constant in cubic perovskites using support vector machine, (in progress)

 

International Conference Publications:

1.     A. Majid, A. Khan and Anwar M. Mirza “Intelligent combination of Kernels information for improved classification”, in the proc. of International conference on machine learning and its applications ICMLA’05, Los Angeles, California, USA, 2005.

http://csdl2.computer.org/persagen/DLAbsToc.jsp?resourcePath=/dl/proceedings/&toc=comp/proceedings/icmla/2005/2495/00/2495toc.xml

2.     A. Majid, A. Khan, and Anwar M. Mirza, “Improving Performance of Nearest Neighborhood Classifier Using Genetic Programming,” in the proc. of International conference on machine learning and its applications ICMLA’04, Louisville, KY, USA, 16-18 Dec. 2004. http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1126252.1126508&coll=Portal&dl=GUIDE&CFID=15151515&CFTOKEN=6184618 

3.     A. Majid, A. Khan and Anwar M. Mirza, “Combination of Nearest Neighborhood Classifiers Using Genetic Programming” in the Proceedings of the International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference, (INMIC2005), Karachi, Pakistan.

4.     A. Majid, A. Khan and Anwar M. Mirza “Gender Classification using Cosine Discrete Transformation: A Comparison of Different Classifiers”, in the Proceedings of the International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference (INMIC2003), Dec.2003, Islamabad, Pakistan. ieeexplore.ieee.org/iel5/9707/30640/01416616.pdf.

5.     I.Usman, A. Khan, R. Chamlawi, and A. Majid, “Image Authenticity and Perceptual Optimization via Genetic Algorithm and a Dependence Neighborhood” , International Conference on Computer, Information, and Systems Science, and Engineering, April 25-27, 2007, Barcelona, Spain

6.     I.Usman, A. Khan, R. Chamlawi, and A. Majid, Towards a Better Robustness-Imperceptibility Tradeoff in Digital Watermarking, International Joint Conferences on Computer, Information, and Systems Sciences, and Engineering (CIS2E 07), December 3  - 12, 2007.

7.     Aqeel Mumtaz, Abdul Majid,  “Genetic Algorithm and its Application to Image Fusion”, IEEE ICET2008, NUST Rawalpindi, October 2008.

8.     Aqeel Mumtaz, Abdul Majid,  “Image Fusion Algorithm based on Dual Tree Complex Wavelet Transform and Support Vector Machine” , IMTC2008, BizTek, Karachi, August 2008.

 

Awards & Scholarships

  • Award of indigenous HEC PhD scholarship from Ministry of S&T, 2001.
  • Award of Fellowship " Applied Optics and Laser Technology Course”, PIEAS, Nilore, Islamabad, 1992.

 

References

1.     Dr. Anwar Majid Mirza, Associate Professor, NU-FAST, Islamabad.

        Anwar.m.mirza@gmail.com

2.     Dr. Nasir Majid Mirza, Deputy Chief Scientist, PIEAS, Nilore, Islamabad

        nasir-majid@pieas.edu.pk.pk

3.     Dr. Masroor Ikram, Deputy Chief Scientist, PIEAS, Nilore, Islamabad

        masroor@pieas.edu.pk

4.     Dr. Sikandar Majid Mirza, Deputy Chief Scientist, PIEAS, Nilore, Islamabad

        sikander@pieas.edu.pk.pk

 

Presentation and Participation

Conferences, Workshops, and development programs participated

1.     IEEE international conference ISCON, on emerging Technologies, Lahore, 2002

2.     International Workshop on 3G technologies,  Lahore, 2002

3.     International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference (INMIC2002), LUMS, Lahore, 2002

4.     International workshop on applied mathematics, Islamabad, 2003

5.     International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference (INMIC2003), Islamabad, 2003

6.     International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference (INMIC2004), Fast, Lahore, 2004

7.     International Multi-topic, IEEE Conference (INMIC2006), Islamabad, 2006

8.     Attend one month Workshop on FPGA based Digital System Design using Verlog in Islamabad, Dec. 2007

9.     Attend one week Workshop on Computer Vision using hyper dimensional image representation in GIK Topi, Swabi Nov. 2007.