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Dr. Muhammad Siraj Rathore (PhD KTH, Sweden)

Assistant Professor
PROFILE SUMMARY

M. Siraj Rathore has blend of experience both from academia and IT industry. He started his professional career in 2002 after completing his Master of Computer Science degree from university of arid agriculture Rawalpindi. He worked as a software engineer at Pakistan International Computer Limited and contributed in various software development projects. Meanwhile he also enrolled in MS Computer Engineering program at Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering and completed degree in 2005. After that, Dr. Rathore started his academic career and served as a faculty member at University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila. Later he did his Ph.D. from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. At KTH, he worked at networked systems laboratory and participated in international research projects. He also served as a consultant at Ericsson Sweden for some time. Later he came back to Pakistan in 2019 and joined Barani Institute of Information Technology Rawalpindi as an assistant professor. Currently he is working as an assistant professor at Capital University of Science and Technology. He is the member of Advanced Network and Security research group and teaching computer networks and object-oriented programming courses.

QUALIFICATION
PhD Information Communication & Technology KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, Sweden 2017
MS Computer Networks Center for Advance Studies in Engineering (CASE), UET Taxila, Pakistan 2005
MSc Computer Science University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi, Pakistan 2001
BSc Mathematics/Physics University of the Punjab Lahore, Pakistan 1999
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad Since – 2021
Assistant Professor Barani Institute of Information Technology (BIIT), Rawalpindi 2019 – 2020
Research Associate KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden 2011 – 2017
Ph.D. Scholarship KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden 2007 – 2011
Assistant Professor University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila 2006 – 2007
Lecturer University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila 2005 – 2006
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Consultant Ericsson, Stockholm 2018 – 2019
Software Engineer Pakistan International Computer Ltd (PICL), Islamabad 2002 – 2003
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS
  1. Network function virtualization;
  2. High performance networking;
  3. Software defined networking;
  4. Network security;
  5. Cloud Computing
RESEARCH SUPERVISION
1. MS Analysis of OpenCL Application on CPU and GPU
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. M. Siraj. Rathore, M. Hidell, P. Sjödin, “KVM vs. LXC: comparing performance and isolation of hardware-assisted virtual routers,” American Journal of Networks and Communications (Science publishing group), vol. 2, no. 4, pages 88-96, 2013.
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
1. V. Tanyingyong, M. Siraj Rathore, M. Hidell, and P. Sjödin, “Resilient Communication through Multihoming for Remote Healthcare Applications”, In Proceedings Of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), pp. 1357-1363, Atlanta, GA, December 2013.
2. V. Tanyingyong, M. Siraj Rathore, M. Hidell, and P. Sjödin, “Carenet: An Architecture for Home-based Healthcare Services”, In Proceedings Of 9th Swedish National Computer Networking Workshop SNCNW, Lund, Sweden, June 2013.
3. M. Siraj. Rathore, M. Hidell, P. Sjödin, “PC-based Router Virtualization with Hardware Support,” In Proceedings Of IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Fukuoka, Japan, March 2012.
4. M. Siraj. Rathore, M. Hidell, P. Sjödin, “Data Plane Optimization in OpenVirtual Routers,” In Proceedings Of IFIP Networking, Valencia Spain, May 2011.
5. M. Siraj. Rathore, M. Hidell, P. Sjödin, “Performance Evaluation of Open Virtual Routers,” In Proceedings Of IEEE GLOBECOM Workshop on Future Internet, Miami, Florida, December 2010.
6. A. Razzaq, M. Siraj Rathore, M. Hidell, and P. Sjödin, “An Approach towards Resource Efficient Virtual Network Embedding”, In Proceedings Of IEEE International Conference on Evolving Internet, Valencia, Spain, September 2010.
7. M. Siraj Rathore, A. Razzaq, M. Hidell, P. Sjödin and B. Pehrson, “Site-to-Site VPN Technologies: A Survey”, In Proceedings Of Swedish National Computer Networking Workshop SNCNW, Uppsala, Sweden, May 2009.

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