Dr. Faisal Bashir
Category: Faculty
Published on: January 1, 2015
Last updated on July 24th, 2020
Personal Information
Campus Islamabad
Department Computer Science
Designation Professor
Name Dr Faisal Bashir Hussain
Email fbashir.buic@bahria.edu.pk
Phone 9260002 ext 361
Research Area Ad hoc Networks, Wireless Sensor Networks, Wireless Personal Area Networks and Wireless Body Area Networks
Number of Publications Conferences 34Journals = 21

Book Chapters = 02

Degree Passing Year Majors University
Post Doctorate 2013 ZigBee Networks Chosun University, South Korea.
PhD in Computer Engineering 2008 Wireless Sensor Networks Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey.
MSc in computer Science 2002 Computer Networks International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Bachelors of Science 1999 Double Math, Physics Punjab University Lahore.
Teaching Experience
Designation From To Organization
Sr. Professor June 2019 Date Bahria University, Islamabad.
Professor July 2018 June 2019 Bahria University, Islamabad.
Associate Professor Aug 2013 July 2018 Bahria University, Islamabad.
Assistant Professor Jan 2009 July 2013 National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad.
Junior Lecturer July 2002 Aug 2003 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad.


Sr. #
1. Kashif Naseer Qureshi, Abdul Hanan Abdullah, Faisal Bashir, Saleem Iqbal, and Khalid Mahmood Awan, “Cluster-based data dissemination, cluster head formation under sparse, and dense traffic conditions for vehicular ad hoc networks,” International Journal of Communication Systems (SCI-E), Jan 2018.
2. Usman Shafique, Abid Khan, Abdur Rehman, Faisal Bashir, and Masoom Alam, “Detection of rank attack in routing protocol for Low Power and Lossy Networks,” Annals of Telecommunications, (SCI-E), May 2018.
3. Shumaila Javed, Hamza Fahim, Zara Hamid, Faisal Bashir, “Traffic-aware Congestion Control for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks”, MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS, (SCI-E), DOI: 10.1007/s11042-016-4224-2, Dec 2016.
4. Moneeb Gohar, Faisal Bashir, Jin-Ghoo Choi, Seok-Joo Koh, Waleed Ahmad, “A Hash-based Distributed Mapping Control Scheme in Mobile LISP Networks” International Journal of Network Management, (SCI-E), Jan 2017.
5. Muhammad Lodhi, Meer Khan, Abdul Rehman, Faisal Bashir, “Transient Multipath routing protocol for low power and lossy networks” KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems (SCI-E), April 2017.
6. Shagufta Henna, Muhammad Sajeel, Faisal Bashir, Muhammad Asfand-e-yar and Muhammad Tauqir “A Fair Contention Access Scheme for Low-PriorityTraffic in Wireless Body Area Networks,” Sensors (SCI-E), Aug 2017.
7. Kashif Naseer Qureshi, Abdul Hanan, Omprakash Kaiwarty, Saleem Iqbal, Rizwan Aslam Butt, Faisal Bashir, “Dynamic Congestion Control Scheme for Safety Applications in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks,” Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Dec 2017.
8. Usman Shafique, Asma Sher, Faisal Bashir et. al., “Modern Authentication Techniques in Smart Phones: Security and Usability Perspective” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA) (E-SCI), 2017.
9. Arshad Farhad, Yousaf Zia, Sajid Farid, and Faisal Bashir, “D-MAC: A Dynamic MAC Algorithm for the Body Area Sensor Networks Based on IEEE 802.15.4” International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security (E-SCI), VOL.16 No.5, May 2016.
10. Arshad Farhad, Yousaf Zia, and Faisal Bashir, “Survey of Dynamic Super-frame Adjustment Schemes in Beacon-Enabled IEEE 802.15.4 Networks: An Application’s perspective,” Springer’s Wireless Personal Communications (SCI-E), vol. 89, no. 2, DOI 10.1007/s11277-016-3448-9, July 2016.
11. Zafar Faheem, Abid Khan, Mansoor Ahmed; Zara Hamid, Faisal Bashir “A Scalable Data Integrity Mechanism Based on Provable Data Possession and JARs” KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems (SCI-E), vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 2851 – 2873, June 2016.
12. Meer M. Khan, M. Ali Lodhi, Abdul Rehman, Abid Khan, and Faisal Bashir “Multi-sink coordination frame work using RPL for enhancing network performance”, Journal of Sensors (SCI-E), DOI: 10.1155/2016/2635429, July 2016.
13. Zara Hamid, Faisal Bashir and Jae-Young Pyun, “Delay and link utilization aware routing protocol for wireless multimedia sensor networks” Springer’s Multimedia Tools and Applications 2015, (SCI-E) doi: 10.1007/s11042-015-2737-8.
14. Saifullah Khalid, Ashraf Masood, Faisal Bashir Hussain, Haider Abbas, and Abdul Ghafoor, “Load Balanced Routing for Lifetime Maximization in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks vol. 2014, Article ID 979086, 13 pages.
15. Faisal B. Hussain and Jae-young Pyun, “Preemptive Re-association Scheme for Beacon-enabled Wireless Personal Area Networks” in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, doi:10.1186/1687-1499-2014-97, 2014.
16. Zara Hamid, and Faisal B. Hussain, “QoS in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks: A Layered and Cross-Layered Approach,” Springer’s Wireless Personal Communications, Aug 2013, doi: 10.1007/s11277-013-1389-0 (SCI-E).
17. Faisal Bashir and Jae-Young Pyun, “Coordinator Discovery and Association in Beacon-enabled IEEE 802.15.4 Network,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2013. (dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/635234) (SCI-E).
18. Zara Hamid, and Faisal Bashir, “XL-WMSN: Cross Layer QoS protocol for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks,” EURASIP’s Wireless Communication and Networks (SCI-E), June 2013:174 doi:10.1186/1687-1499-2013-174.
19. Ghalib A. Shah, Muslim. Buyurman Baykal, and Faisal Bashir “Cluster-based Coordination and Routing in Wireless Sensor and Actor Networks” Wiley Journal of Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing (WCMC), 2010 (DOI:10.1002/wcm.885) (SCI-E).
20. Faisal B. Hussain and Yalcin Cebi, “Event Reporting with Fairness in Wireless Sensor Networks” Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 23 No. 3 May 2010 (SCI-E).
21. Faisal B. Hussain, Yalcin Cebi, and Ghalib A. Shah, “A Multi-event Congestion Control Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, vol. 2008, Article ID 803271, 12 pages, 2009. doi:10.1155/2008/803271 (SCI-E).


Sr. #
1. Kashif Naseer Qureshi, Faisal Bashir, and Abdul Hanan Abdullah, “An energy and link aware next node selection protocol for body area networks,” International Conference on Information Networking (ICOIN), pp. 721–726, Thailand, 2018.
2. Qureshi, K.N., Faisal Bashir and A.H. Abdullah, “Cloud Computing Model for Vehicular Ad hoc Networks”, 2017 5th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology (ICoIC7),  IEEE Malaysia Section.
3. Qureshi, K.N., Faisal Bashir and Abdullah, “Real Time Traffic Density Aware Road based Forwarding Method for Vehicular Ad hoc Networks”, 10th IFIP Wireless and Mobile Networking Conference (WMNC), IEEE Section Spain, 2017.
4. Qureshi, K.N., Abdullah, A.H, Faisal Bashir. “Provision of Security in Vehicular Ad hoc Networks through An Intelligent Secure Routing Scheme” In 15th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT’17), Pakistan.,2017.
5. Qureshi, K.N., Abdullah, A.H, Faisal Bashir. Systematic Study of Geographical Routing Protocols and Routing Challenges for Vehicular Ad hoc Networks,” The 13th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET-2017), Pakistan, 2017.
6. Qureshi, K.N., Abdullah, A.H, Faisal Bashir. “An Intelligent Hybrid Approach for Sensor Deployment in Wireless Sensor Network”, The 13th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET-2017), Pakistan, 2017.
7. M. Ehtasham Azhar, Ismail Rashid, Samira Kanwal, Faisal Bashir and Yousaf Zia “IEEE 802.15.6 Super frame Adjustment By Using Drop Packet Estimation Technique,” proceedings of International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology (INTECH), Islamabad, 2016.
8. Sajid Farid, Yousaf Zia, Arshad Farhad, Faisal Bashir, “Homogeneous Interference Mitigation Techniques for Wireless Body Area Network Under Coexistence: A Survey” in proceedings of IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Wireless and Mobile (APWiMob), Indonesia, 2016.
9. Muazzam A. Khan Khattak, Munazza Shabbir, Umair Shafiq Khan, Faisal Bashir, “Detection and Prevention of Distributed Denial of Service Attacks in VANETs” proceedings of Future Technologies Conference (FTC), San Francisco, United States, Dec 2016.
10. Abdul Rehman, and Faisal Bashir, “Rank attack using objective function in RPL for low power and lossy networks” 2nd IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics and Computer Systems (CIICS16), Dubai, 13-15 March 2016.
11. Meer M. Khan, and Faisal Bashir, “A multi-sink coordination framework for low power and lossy networks” 2nd IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics and Computer Systems (CIICS16), Dubai, 13-15 March 2016.
12. Arshad Farhad, and Faisal Bashir, “A Delay Mitigation Dynamic Scheduling Algorithm for the IEEE 802.15.4 based WPANs” 2nd IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics and Computer Systems (CIICS16), Dubai, 13-15 March 2016.
13. M. Lodhi, Abdul Rehman, Meer M Khan and Faisal Bashir, “Multi-path RPL for low power lossy networks” to appear in proc. of 2nd IEEE Asia Pacific Wireless and Mobile (APWiMob) Conference, Indonesia, 26-28 Sep 2015.
14. Arshad Farhad, Yousaf Zia, Sajid Fareed and Faisal Bashir, “A Traffic Aware Dynamic Super-frame Adaptation Algorithm for the IEEE 802.15.4 Based Networks” to appear in proc. of 2nd IEEE Asia Pacific Wireless and Mobile (APWiMob) Conference, Indonesia, 26-28 Sep 2015.
15. Anum Kaleem, Hammad Afzal, Faisal Bashir and Awais Majeed, “Volunteer Reputation Evaluation for Emergency  Response Operations” to appear in proc. of 2nd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM’2015), France, 30 Nov – 2 Dec 2015.
16. Zara Hamid and Faisal Bashir, “A Dynamic MAC for Wireless Visual Sensor Networks,” in Proc of 11th IEEE Malaysia International Conference on Communications, Malaysia, 26-28 Nov, 2013.
17. Danesh Pandey, Suk-Seung Hwang, Faisal Bashir, Jae-Young Pyun, “SINR-Aware IEEE 802.21 Assisted Handover Over Wireless Heterogeneous Networks”, in proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Smart Media Applications (SMA), Malaysia, Oct 14-17, 2013 (BEST PAPER AWARD).
18. Zara Hamid, Faisal Bashir, Jae Young Pyun, “Dynamic Duty Cycle Assignment for Video Surveillance Sensor Networks,” Proc. of IEEE Sensors Applications Symp. (SAS), Texas, USA, Feb 2013.
19. Dinesh Pandey, Faisal Bashir, Guen-Young Kee, and Jae-Young Pyun, “Performance Evaluation of Vertical Handover for IEEE 802.21 Enabled Proxy Mobile IPv6,” Proc. of IEEE  of ComManTel, Vietnam, Jan 2013.
20. Faisal Bashir, Woon-Sung Baek, Pranesh Sthapit, Dinesh Pandey and Jae-Young Pyun, “Coordinator Assisted Passive Discovery for Mobile End Devices in IEEE 802.15.4,” Proc. of IEEE Work-in-progress of CCNC, pp. 586-589, USA, Jan 2013.
21. Woon-Sung Baek, Dong-Min Kim, Faisal Bashir, Jae-Young Pyun, “Real Life Applicable Fall Detection System Based on Wireless Body Area Network,” Proc. of IEEE CCNC, pp. 62-67, USA, Jan 2013.
22. Fazlullah, Faisal Bashir, “Dual Head Clustering Scheme in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proc. of IEEE ICET, Oct 2012, Pakistan.
23. Veena Safdar    Faisal Bashir, Zara Hamid, Hammad Afzal and Jae Young Pyun, “Hybrid routing protocol for wireless sensor networks with mobile sinks,” Proc. of IEEE 7th Intl Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing, July 2012, China.
24. Zara Hamid, Faisal Bashir, and Jae Young Pyun, “Cross -Layer QoS Routing Protocol for Multimedia Communications in Sensor Networks,” Proc. of IEEE 4th Intl Conf on Ubiquitous & Future Networks, July 2012. Thailand.
25. Sana ul Haq, and Faisal Bashir, “Out-of-band Wormhole Attack Detection in MANETs,” Proc. of ECU AISM, Dec 2011, Australia.
26. Ayesha Nayyar, and Faisal Bashir, “Intelligent routing protocol for multimedia sensor networks,” IEEE Proc. of ICIMu, Nov 2011, Thailand.
27. Usama Ahmed and Faisal Bashir, “Energy Efficient Routing Protocol for Zone Based Mobile Sensor Networks”, Proceedings of IEEE 7th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC) Istanbul, Turkey, 5-8 July 2011.
28. Ayesha Nayyar, Faisal Bashir and Ubaid ur Rehman, “Load Based Energy Aware Multimedia Routing Protocol (LEAR)”, In Proceedings of IEEE 3rd International conference on Computer Research and Development (ICCRD), Shanghai, China, March 11-13, 2011, pp. 427-430.
29. Waqas Aman, Faisal Bashir and Firdous Kausar, “Instituting Secure Trust Relationship in WPANs Using Bluetooth”, In proceedings of IEEE 3rd International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Industrial Application (PACIIA), Dec 4-5 2010, Wuhan, China, vol 3, pp. 134-137, ISBN: 978-1-42449945-8.
30. M. Qaisar Shafi, Faisal B. Hussain and Usama Ahmad “Topology-based Efficient Downstream Transport in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proceeding of 6th IEEE’s  International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET 2010), Islamabad, Pakistan, pp. 353-358, Oct 18-19, 2010. ISBN:978-1-4244-8055-5 IEEE Catalog:CFP10617-PRT
31. Fahad Ahmed, Faisal Bashir, Asif Masood, “A Publicly Verifiable Low Cost Signcryption Scheme Ensuring Confidentiality,” vol. 1, pp.232-235, Second International Conference on Networks Security, Wireless Communications and Trusted Computing, 2010, Wuhan China.
32. Kabeer Ahmed, Faisal Bashir, Najum-ul-Hassan and M. Ehsan ul Haq, “Comparative Study of Centralized Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks”, in Proceedings of 2nd IACSIT/IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing Systems, Dalian, China, 5-7 July 2010, page 246-249,  Print ISBN: 978-1-4244-6892-8
33. Faisal B., Hussain, Gamze Seckin, Yalcin Cebi, “Many-to-one congestion control scheme for densely populated WSNs”, In Proceedings of Third IEEE/IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet (ICI), Tashkent, Uzbekistan, pp. 1-6, Sep 2007.
34. Ghalib A. Shah, Bozyigit, Faisal B., Hussain, Ozgur B. Akan, “Multi-Event Adaptive Clustering (MEAC) Protocol for Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks”, In Proceedings of Fifth Annual Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop, Sicily, Italy, IFIP, pp. 30-37, June 2006.

Book Chapters:

Sr. #
1. Ghalib A. Shah, Shaleeza Sohail and Faisal Bashir, “QoS in Wireless Sensor networks”, Book chapter in “Intelligent Quality of Service Technologies and Network Management: Models for Enhancing Communication” Published by IGI Global, Edited by Pattarasinee Bhattarakosol, publishing date March 2010. ISBN-10: 1615207910; ISBN-13: 978-1615207916
2. Faisal Bashir and Yalcin Cebi, “A unified event reporting solution for wireless sensor networks” (pages 167 – 172). Book chapter in “Novel Algorithms and Techniques in Telecommunications and Networking” edited by Tarek Sobh, Khaled Elleithy and Ausif Mahmood, ISBN-978-90-481-3661-2; DOI-10.1007/978-90-481-3662-9; 1st Edition Jan 2010, Publisher Springer Netherlands, Hardcover 489 pages.