Dr. Nayyer Masood (PhD University of Bradford, UK)


Nayyer Masood has been teaching at university level for more than 25 years. He started his career from Bahauddin Zakariay Unviersity, Multan and is among the pioneer teachers of the department. He played pivotal role in initiating different programs in the Department of Computer Science at the BZU Multan. Later he did his PhD from University of Bradford, UK and rejoined BZU Multan. Meanwhile he also served at different universities or degree awarding institutes like Barani Institute of Information Technology, Rawalpindi and COMSATS Wah. Later he served at Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad as Associate Professor and Head of Computer Science Department. for more than eight years. Currently he is serving as HoD Computer Science at Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad. He is mainly involved in teaching Database related courses.

PhDComputer ScienceUniversity of Bradford, UK1999
MScComputer ScienceQuaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad1988
BScMaths A & B, StatBahauddin Zakariya University, Multan1985
Associate ProfessorCapital University of Science and Technology (CUST), IslamabadSince – 2015
Associate ProfessorMohammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad2007 – 2015
Associate ProfessorBahauddin Zakariya University, Multan2005 – 2007
Associate ProfessorCOMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Campus2003 – 2005
Assistant ProfessorBahauddin Zakariya University, Multan2000 – 2003
Associate ProfessorBarani Institute of Information Technology, Rawalpindi1999 – 2000
Lecturer/Assistant ProfessorBahauddin Zakariya University, Multan1988 – 1999
Head of DepartmentCapital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad2015 – 2017
Head of DepartmentMohammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad2007 – 2015
Head of DepartmentCOMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Campus2003 – 2005
DirectorCOMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Campus2005 – 2005
Head of DepartmentBarani Institute of Information Technology, Rawalpindi2000 – 2001
Professional MemberACM (No:1645200)

1. Multidatabase Systems
2. Schema Translation
3. Schema Evolution
4. Schema Integration
5. Data Integration
6. Data Mining

1.Ayyaz, S., Masood, N., Islam, A., ” Predicting Scientific Impact Based on h-index”, Scientometrics (IF = 2.084) , (Article in Press)2017
2.Masood, N., Bibi, A., Islam, A, “Schema Integration of Web Tables (SIWeT)”, Sukkur IBA Journal of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (SJCMS), (Article in Press)No: 2, 2017
3.K. Shaukat, N. Masood, S. Mehreen, “”Dengue Fever Prediction: A Data Mining Problem””, J Data Mining Genomics Proteomics, No: 3, 2015
4.N. Masood, “A Schema Comparison Approach to Determine Semantic Similarity among Schema Elements” Information Technology Journal, 2004
5.N. Masood, “Shallow and Deep Semantic Similarity among Schema Elements”, J. Research (Sc.), No: 2, Pages: 213-223, 2003
6.N. Masood, B. Eaglestone, “Component and Federation Concept Models in a Federated Database System”, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, No: 2, Pages: 47-57, 2003
7.N. Masood, “Semantic Heterogeneities: An Impedance to the Interoperability among Databases”, Karachi University Journal of Science, University of Karachi, Pages: 79-92, 2001
8.N. Masood, “Schema Interpretation”, Gomal University Journal of Research, Pages: 117-130, 1999
1.Shaukat, K., Tariq, T., Junaid, A., Mehmood, K., Aizaz, A., Masood, N,
“KSD an Efficient Algorithm for Association Rule Mining”, SAI Computing Conference , 2017
2.Shaukat, K., Masood, N., Mehreen, S., Haider, F., Bakar, A, “Population of Data in Web-Tables Schema”, 9th INMIC Conference, 2016
3.N. Masood, N. Andleeb, “A Taxonomy of Changes in Schema Evolution”, IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Technologies, 2014
4.G. A. Mirza, N. Masood, S. Asghar, “Formal Representation and Resolution of Null Value Conflict in Database Integration”, 2nd IEEE Conference on Computer and Management, Pages: 1527-1533, 2012
5.G. Jabeen, N. Masood, “Tuned Schema Merging (TuSMe)”, IEEE SKIMA 2011, 2011
6.T. Hussain, S. Asghar, N. Masood, “Web Usage Mining: A Survey on Preprocessing of Web Log File”, IEEE ICIET, 2010
7.A. Mirza, N. Masood, S. Asghar,
“A Survey of Data Level Conflicts in Database Integration”, SKIMA 2010, 2010
8.N. Masood, N. Zahra, “Generic Metadata Repository for a Data Warehouse”, IEEE 13th INMIC 2009, 2009
9.N. Masood, O. Iqbal “Conceptual and Context based Combination of Schema Matchers”, IEEE-ICET08, 2008
10.N. Masood, O. Iqbal, M. Iqbal, “Architecture of a Virtual Mass Storage System”, MASSG 06, 2006
11.N. Masood, M. M. Junaid, M. F. Khan, O. Iqbal, M. Iqbal, “An Architectural Survey of Online Virtual Data Stores”, 1st International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Information Technology (INIT 05) in OIC states, 2005
12.N. Masood, M. M. Junaid, M. F. Khan, “A Virtual Mass Storage System”, 2nd International Workshop on Frontiers of IT, 2004
13.N. Masood, B. Eaglestone, “The Use of Ontologies for verifiable Information System Integration” , Proceedings of International EUOROVAV’99 Conference, 1999
14.N. Masood, B. Eaglestone, “Semantics Based Schema Analysis”, Proceedings of 9th International Conference, DEXA’98, Pages: 80-89, 1998
15.B. Eaglestone, N. Masood, “Schema Interpretation: An Aid to the Schema Analysis in Federated Database Design”, EFDBS’97, Proceedings of International CaiSE97 Workshop, Pages: 1-12, 1997

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