Dr. Muhammad Afzal

Dr. Muhammad Afzal
Associate Professor, Computer Science

Area of Interest: Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Management, Machine Learning, Ontology, Intelligent Agents, Deep Learning, Data Flow Architecture, and Distributed Systems, Bioinformatics.
Tel # (Off): 03004245770

Dr. Muhammad Afzal has produced one PhD under his supervision: Muhammad Adnan and Dr. Muhammad Afzal, “Ontology based Agile SoftwareEffort Estimation System for E-commerce Applications”, Completed PhD Thesis, UET, Lahore, March, 2019


Journal Papers:

1.Muhammad Adnan and Muhammad Afzal, Khadim H. Asif, “Ontology-oriented Software Effort Estimation System for E-commerce Applications based on Extreme Programming and Scrum Methodologies”, The Computer Journal, Impact factor 0.98
2.Muhammad Adnan and Muhammad Afzal, “Ontology Based Multiagent Effort Estimation System for Scrum Agile Method”, IEEE Accesss, 5(1), pp. 25993-26005, 2017. DOI:10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2771257         Impact Factor : 4.098
3.M. Afzal, T. Ahmad, M.F. Hayat, K.H. Asif, H.M. Shahzad, “Comparison of Sub-Model Curtailing Techniques to Accelerate Vector Quantization based Speaker Identification”, JQTM, XI(I),pp.97-106, 2015
4.N. Ahmed, Y. Saleem, H. A. Habib, S. M. Afzal and S. K. Khurshid, “A Novel Image Encryption Scheme Based on Orthogonal Vectors”, The Nucleus, 52(2), pp.71-78, 2015
5.T. Ahmed and M. Afzal, “A Cognitive Model for Emotion Based Man-Machine Social Interaction”, Pakistan Journal of Science, 67(2), pp.217-221, 2015
6.M. Afzal, T. Ahmad, M. F. Hayat, H.M. S. Asif and K. H. Asif, “Combining Features At Vector Level for Higher Speed And Accuracy Of Speaker Identification”, Pakistan Journal of Science, 67(1),pp.59-63, 2015
7.Muhammad Faisal Hayat, Tomasz Holenski, Muhammad Afzal, “Performance Study Of OBS Combined Node Via Mixed Loss Delay Queueing System”, Mehran Univ. Research journal of Engg & Tech, 33(1),pp.27-58, 2014.
8.M. Afzal, T. Ahmad, M. F. Hayat, H.M. S. Asif And K. H. Asif, “Efficient Vq-Based Speaker Identification Through Elimination Of Anomalous Vectors During Mfcc Feature Extraction”, 66(1), pp.36-38,  Pakistan Journal of Science, 2014.
9Y. Saleem , A. Ahmad, O. B. Naeem, M. F. Hayat, S. M. Afzaal, M. Amjad* And M. Saleem, “WINDOWS INTERFACE FOR DISABLED PERSON”,  Pakistan Journal of Science, 66(1), pp.29-35, 2014.
10.Y. Saleem, S. Hussain, M. F. Hayat, M. Afzal, H. M. S. Asif, J. H. Butt*, M. Saleem, “Cost Effective Charge Controller For Wind Based Power Generation”, Pakistan Journal of Science, 66(2), pp.102-105, 2014
11.T. Ahmad, M. F. Hayat, M. Afzal And H.M.S. Asif, “Design Quality Metrics For Remote Sensing Applications”, Pakistan Journal of Science, 66(2), pp.106-109, 2014
12.Muhammad Mansoor, Faisal Hayat, Muhammad Ali, M. Afzal, Shahzad Asif, Nida Jafri, “To Innovate Wireless Security Protocols’ Improvement: Inventive Principles, Guidelines And Potential Recommendations”, JFET, 21(1), pp.69-75, 2014
13.Muhammad Usman Ghani Khan, Hafiz Muhammad Shahzad Asif, Khadim H Asif, Tauqir Ahmad, Muhammad Afzal,  “Visual Speaker Identification Using Lip and Body Movements”, JFET, 21(1), pp.22-30, 2014
14.M. Junaid Arshad, Arjumand Iqbal, Amjad Farooq, M. Usman Ghani Khan, M. Afzal, Amna Wajid, Abdul Nasir, “A Study Of Internet Threats, Avoidance And Biometric Security Techniques – Comparison Of Biometric Techniques”, JFET, 21(2), pp.135-146, 2014
15.T. Ahmad, M.F. Hayat, M. Afzal, H.M.S. Asif and K.H. Asif, “A Framework For Developing Remote Sensing Applications”, Pakistan Journal of Science, 66(3), pp.204-208, 2014
16.M.F. Hayat, H.M. Shahzad, M. Afzal, T. Ahmad, K.H. Asif, M. Mansoor, “Tele-Traffic Analysis Of All-Optical Packet/ Burst Switched Nodes”, JQTM, X(I), pp.105-121. 2014
17.Syed Ahsan, Faisal Hayat, Muhammad Afzal, Tauqir Ahmad, Khadim H. Asif, H.M. Shahzad Asif, Yasir Saleem, ”Object Oriented Metrics for Prototype based Languages”, Life Sci J, 9(4), pp.63-66, 2012.
18.Farrukh Zeeshan Khan, Faisal Hayat, Muhammad Afzal, Syed Ahsan, ”Analysis of an Edge-Core Joint Node on OBS Networks”, Life Sci J, 9(4), pp.67-73, 2012.
19.Muhammad Faisal Hayat, Tauqir Ahmad, Muhammad Afzal, Khadim Asif, H. M. Shahzad Asif, Yasir Saleem, “Modelling Scheduling System with Exhaustive Priority Service”, Life Sci J, 9(4), pp.74-80, 2012.
20.Tauqir Ahmad, Muhammad Afzal, Faisal Hayat, H.M. Shehzad Asif, Syed Ahsan, Yasir Saleem ”Need for Software Design Methodology for Remote Sensing Applications”, Life Sci J, 9(3), pp.2152-2156, 2012.
21.1Muhammad Afzal, 1Syed Ahsan, 1Tauqir Ahmad, 1M. Faisal Hayat,  1Shahzad H. Asif, 1Khadim  Asif, , 2Talab Hussain, “Rotation and Size Tolerant Feature Set for Static Off-line Signature Identification Technique”, Life Sci J, 9(3), pp.2147-2151, 2012.
22.Muhammad Afzal, Mohammad A. Maud And Ali Hammad Akbar, “Toggling And Circular Partial Distortion Elimination Algorithms To Speedup Speaker Identification Based On Vector Quantization”, PJEAS, 11(2), pp.1-13, 2012.





Muhammad Adnan, Muhammad Afzal, and Muhammad Aslam, “Minimizing Big Data Problems using Cloud Computing Based on Hadoop Architecture”, 11th IEEE International Conference HONET-PfE., Charlotte, North Carolina, USA,  pp.99-103, (2014)

2.Muhammad Adnan, Muhammad Afzal, “A Novel Approach to Super Quality Software Development using Workflows”, Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), IEEE Annual, Yew York, USA,  2016, DOI: 10.1109/UEMCON.2016.7777855


PhD (Computer Science)
University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan


MS (Computer Science)
University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan


MS Computer Science 3 Semesters Completed
Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA


BSc Engineering 
University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan



Associate Professor, Computer Science
University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan

Jan. 1999 to Sep. 2020   

Research & Development Engineering in Packages Limited & Others

Jun. 1985  Sep. 1994

Additional Information:

  • Member Pakistan Engineering Council.
  • Member Pakistan Engineering Congress
  • License Plate Reader (LPR), Won 3rd Best Software Prize in ITEC4, Software Competition, 2004.  
  • Forensic Expert System (FOX), Won overall best software prize in ITEC6, Software Competition, 2006
  • Handwritten English Character Recognition System (System IntelliFlow, ICR,OCR), 3rd Best Software Prize in NESCON,07 held in FAST University, Islamabad.
  • Audio and Video Human Character Synthesis System (VEELOX), 1st prize in Best Business Idea  Competition KalSoft, PinnaKal, Karachi, held on 9th November, 2008.
  • Audio and Video Human Character Synthesis System (VEELOX), 1st position in Software Competition category in TECHELITE 2008 held at NED University of Engineering and Technology on 3rd May 2008
  • Audio and Video Human Character Synthesis System (VEELOX), 1st position in Project Competition category in VISIO SPARK 2008 held at COMSATS Wah Cantt on 7th April 2008
  • Audio and Video Human Character Synthesis System (VEELOX), 3rd position in Utilities and Entertainment category in COMPPEC 2008 held at EME College Islamabad on 26th April 2008
  • Audio and Video Human Character Synthesis System (VEELOX), 3rd position in Software Project Category in NASCON 2008 held at FAST-NU Islamabad on 5th April 2008.
  • Islamic Semantic Web Search Engine, 1st position in ITEC’18, Final Year Project Competition held in Computer Science & Engineering Department, UET, Lahore on May 11, 2018.  
  • Teaching and supervising PhD, MS, BS level research & course work in OBE based education system
  • Supervising 2 PhD students; 1PhD completed
  • Supervised 30+ MS research theses
  • Supervised more than 60+ BS final year projects
  • Convener Curriculum Committee of the Department
  • Convener Disciplinary Committee of the Department

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