Mr. Hafiz Anas Bilal (PhD Scholar FAST, Pakistan)


Anas Bilal is pursuing his PhD in Software Engineering from FAST-NU. He joined Capital University of Science and Technology as a Lecturer in 2020. He has been associated with academia for past 6 years. His main areas of research include Software Engineering and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) with a focus on issues of accessibility and usability, collaboration and social interaction, such as computer-mediated communication, emergent technologies, social media, and human computation.

PhD Scholar Software Engineering FAST-National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences Since – 2020
MS Software Engineering COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI) 2017
BS Software Engineering University of Sargodha 2014
Lecturer Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad Since – 2020
Lecturer University of Lahore 2017 – 2019
Visiting Lecturer University of Sargodha 2014-2015
1. Participated in ACM-SIGCHI MobileHCI 2020 as an SV
2. Participated in ACH-SIGCHI NordiCHI 2020 as an SV
3. Research grant from ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers, Australia (2018)
4. Research grant from COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Islamabad, Pakistan (2018)
5. Research grant from ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers, Australia (2017)
6. Scholarship in undergraduate
  1. Human-Computer Interaction;
  2. Usability Engineering & User Experience Engineering;
  3. Empirical Software Engineering;
1. Bilal. A, Rextin. A, Kakakhel. A, and Nasim. M. “Analyzing Emergent Users’ Text Messages Data and Exploring Its Benefits,” IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 2870-2879, 2019.
2. Ilyas. M., Bilal. H. A, Tariq. Q, and Awan. S. A, “Sourceviz: A tool for supporting software metrics visualization,” in International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB), vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 18-25, 2017
1. Bilal. A, Ahmad. N, and Basharat. A, “Accessible or Not? A step towards Genre-specific Guidelines for Web Accessibility,” ICCHP 2020 – 17th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs. Springer, 2020. (Accepted)
2. Bilal. A, Rextin. A, Nasim. M, and Kakakhail. A, “Romantxt: Forms and Functions of Roman Urdu Texting,” MObileHCI 2017 – 2019th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services. ACM, 2017, Article No.: 15, Pages 1-9.
3. Asim. Y, Raza. B, Malik. A. K, Rathore. S, and Bilal. A, “Improving the Performance of Professional Blogger’s Classification,” in iCoMET 2018- 15th International Conference on Computing and Mathematical Sciences. IEEE, 2018.
4. Asim. Y, Malik. A. K, Raza. B, Bilal. A, and Hussain. L, “Ensemble of SVM classifiers for automated multi-modality segmentation of Whitematter lesions.” FIT 2017 – 15th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology. IEEE, 2017.

Other Members