Dr. Arif Ur Rahman
Category: Faculty
Published on: January 10, 2015
Last updated on October 14th, 2021
Name Dr. Arif Ur Rahman
Email arif.buic@bahria.edu.pk
Phone 9260002 ext 1427
Research Area
Digital Preservation, Database Preservation, Information Retrieval, Information Systems
Number of Publications 27
Designation Head of Department / Sr. Associate Professor
Department Department of Computer Science
University Bahria University Islamabad Campus
PhD 2013 Computer Science University of Porto, Portugal
Senior Associate Professor Jul 2021  Date Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Associate Professor Jul 2019  June 2021 Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Sr. Assistant Professor Jan 2017  Jun 2019 Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Assistant Professor Jan 2015  Jan 2017 Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
PUBLICATIONS DBLP: https://dblp.uni-trier.de/pers/hd/r/Rahman:Arif_Ur

ORCID:   http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8239-2033

1 Muhammad Yasir, Arif Ur Rahman, Moneeb Gohar, “Habitat Mapping Using Deep Neural Networks”, Multimedia Systems, 2020
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00530-020-00695-0 (IF: 1.563)
2 Chong Feng, Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, Arshad Ahmad, “News Recommendation Systems – Accomplishments, Challenges & Future Directions”, IEEE Access, V.8, pp. 16702-16725, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2020.2967792 (IF: 3.745)
3 Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, “A Content-based Technique for Linking Dual Language News”, Journal of Information Science, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1177/0165551520937614 (IF: 2.410)
4 Moneeb Gohar, Jin-Ghoo Choi, Waleed Ahmed, Arif Ur Rahman, Muhammad Muzammal, Seok-Joo Koh, “Distributed Identifier-Locator Mapping Management in Mobile ILNP Networks”, Electronics (ISSN 2079-9292), 2019 https://doi.org/10.3390/electronics9010058 (IF: 1.764)
5 Mohammad Faisal, Sohail Abbas, Haseeb Ur Rahman, Muhammad Zahid Khan, Arif Ur Rahman “An Analysis of DDoS Attacks on the Instant Messengers”, Security and Communication Networks, 2019 https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/1751285 (IF: 1.376)
6 Kaleem Ullah, Imran Ahmed, Misbah Ahmad, Arif Ur Rahman, Muhammad Nawaz, Awais Adnan, “Rotation Invariant Person Tracker Using Top View”, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2019 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12652-019-01526-5 (IF: 1.910)
7 Anwar Ghani, Khwaja Mansoor, Shahid Mehmood, Shehzad Ashraf Chaudhry, Arif Ur Rahman, Malik Najmus Saqib, “Security and key management in IoT-based wireless sensor networks: An authentication protocol using symmetric key”, International Journal of Communication Systems, vol. 32, no. 16, 2019 https://doi.org/10.1002/dac.4139 (IF: 1.376)
8 Anwar Ghani, Husnain Naqvi, Arif Ur Rahman, Imran Khan, “Capacity Gain in Spread Spectrum Based Collaborative Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Journal of Internet Technology, vol. 20, no. 3 , pp. 731-740, May 2019 https://doi.org/10.3966/160792642019052003007 (IF: 0.715)
9 Arif Ur Rahman, Muzammil Khan, “A Systematic Approach Towards Web Preservation”, Information Technology and Libraries, Vol 38, No. 1, pp. 72-90, 2019 https://doi.org/10.6017/ital.v38i1.10181 (IF: 0.800)
10 Muhammad Muzammal, Moneeb Gohar, Arif Ur Rahman, “SMART TSS: Defining Transportation System Behavior using Big Data Analytics in Smart Cities”, in Sustainable Cities and Society, Volume 41, pp. 114-119, August 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2018.05.008 (IF: 4.624)
11 Muhammad Muzammal, Moneeb Gohar, Arif Ur Rahman, Qiang Qu, Awais Ahmad, “Trajectory Mining using Uncertain Sensor Data”, in IEEE Access, vol. 6, pp. 4895–4903, 2018 https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2778690 (IF: 4.098)
12 Moneeb Gohar, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Murad Khan, Nadra Guizani, Awais Ahmed, Arif Ur Rahman, “Big Data Analytics for Internet of Small Things Deployment through LoRa for Smart Cities”, in IEEE Communications Magzine, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 128-133, 2018 https://doi.org/10.1109/MCOM.2018.1700273 (IF: 10.356)
13 Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, M. Daud Awan, “Exploring the Digital World of Newspaper Archives”, in Journal of Ciencia e Tecnica Vitivinicula, 32(6), pp. 430-449, 2017 (IF: 0.5)
14 Jose G. Borges, Eva-Maria Nordstrom, Susete Marques, Jordi Garcia, Arif Ur Rahman, Miguel Sottomayor, Pedro Ochoa De Carvalho, “A multiple criteria approach for negotiating ecosystem services supply targets and forest owners’ programs”, in Forest Science, Vol. 63, no. 1, 2016. https://doi.org/10.5849/forsci.2016-035 (IF: 1.058)
15 Sobia Gill, Muhammad Muzammal, Awais Majeed, Arif Ur Rahman, Zahoor Jan, “Navigational evaluation model for content management system”, in The Nucleus, 2(53), 2016.


1 Arif Ur Rahman, Syed Mehtab Alam, Patrick Dallasega, Elisa Marengo and Werner Nutt, “Increasing Control in Construction Processes: the Role of Digitalization”, Int. Conf. on Business Process Management (BPMinDIT), 2020
2 Mehtab Alam Syed, Arif Ur Rahman, Muzammil Khan. “Quantifying the Use of English Words in Urdu News-Stories”, International Conference on Asian Language Processing (IALP), Shanghai, November 2019, pp. 1-6 https://doi.org/10.1109/IALP48816.2019.9037734
3 Ali Irfan, Arif Ur Rahman. “Tracking the Ripple Impact of Code Changes through Version Control Systems”, Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT’19), Islamabad, December 2019 https://doi.org/10.1109/FIT47737.2019.00056
4 Muhammad Muzammil, Arif Ur Rahman, Muhammad Ullah, Rashid Naseem. “The Role of Named Entities in Linking News Articles During Preservation”, International Conference on Sciences of Electronics, Technologies of Information and Telecommunications (SETIT’18), Maghreb, Tunisia, 2018, pp. 50-58 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-21005-2_5
5 Moneeb Gohar, Muhammad Muzammil, Arif Ur Rahman, Jin-Ghoo Choi, Seok Joo Koh. “Extension of Localized Routing to PMIP-SAE Based Mobile Networks”, Vehicular Technology Conference, Porto, Portugal, Spring 2018, pp. 1-4 https://doi.org/10.1109/VTCSpring.2018.8417858
6 Schimanski, C.P. , Marcher, C. , Dallasega, P. , Marengo, E. , Follini, C. , Rahman, A.U., Revolti, A. , Nutt, W. and Matt, D.T. “Promoting Collaborative Construction Process Management by Means of a Normalized Workload Approach”, 26th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction. Chennai, India, 18-20 Jul 2018. pp 764-774 https://doi.org/10.24928/2018/0488
7 Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, M. Daud Awan, “Term-Based Approach for Linking Digital News Stories”, in 14th Italian Research Conference on Digital Libraries, Italy, pp. 127-138, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1007/ 978-3-319-73165-0_13
8 Uzair Kamal, Imran Siddiqi, Hammad Afzal, Arif Ur Rahman, “Pashto Sentiment Analysis Using Lexical Features”, in Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Tebessa, Algeria, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1145/3038884.3038904
9 Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, M. Daud Awan, Syed Mehtab Alam, “Normalizing Digital News-Stories for Preservation”, in International Conference on Digital Information Management, Porto, Portugal, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICDIM.2016.7829785
10 Muzammil Khan, Arif Ur Rahman, “Digital News-Story Preservation Framework”, in International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, Seoul, South Korea, LNCS 9469, pp.350-351, 2015 https://doi.org/10.1007/ 978-3-642-13654-2_10
11 Arif Ur Rahman, Gabriel David, Cristina Ribeiro, “SIARD Archive Browser”, in The International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries, Paphos, Cyprus, LNCS 7489, pp. 496-499, 2012 https://doi.org/10.1007/ 978-3-642-33290-6_58
12 Arif Ur Rahman, Gabriel David, Cristina Ribeiro, “Transformation Rules for Model Migration in Relational Database Preservation”, in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects (iPRES), Singapore, 2011 http://hdl.handle.net/11353/10.294268
13 Arif Ur Rahman, Gabriel David, Cristina Ribeiro, “Model Migration Approach for Database Preservation”, in Proceedings of the role of digital libraries in a time of global change, and 12th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, Gold Coast, Australia, LNCS 6102, pp.81-90, 2010 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-13654-2_10
14 Arif Ur Rahman, Gabriel David, Cristina Ribeiro, “Model Migration Approach for Database Preservation”, in 5th International Digital Curation Conference on Digital Libraries, London, UK, 2009 http://hdl.handle.net/10216/24333