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Dr. Kashif Bilal

Information

Title/Designation

: Assistant Professor

Specialization

:
Cloud Computing, Data Center Networks, Software Defined Networks, Internet of Things, Distributed Systems, and Expert Systems.

Email

: kashifbilal@cuiatd.edu.pk

Phone

: (92)992-383591-5

Academics/ Degrees

  • PhD in Electrical & Computer Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA, 2014.
  • MS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan, 2007
  • MCS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan, 2004
  • B.Sc., University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan, 2001

Journal Publications

  1. K.Bilal,O.Khalid "Nutshell—Simulation toolkit for Modeling Data Center Networks and Cloud Computing" , IEEE Access ,Volume 7 ,Page 19922 - 19942 , 2019
  2. K.Bilal "Collaborative joint caching and transcoding in mobile edge networks" , Journal of Network and Computer Applications ,Volume 136 ,Page 86-99 , 2019
  3. J. Chen,K. Li,K.Bilal " A Bi-layered Parallel Training Architecture for Large-scale Convolutional Neural Networks" , IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems ,Volume 30 ,Issue 5 ,Page 965-976 , 2019
  4. S.K.Zaman,T.Maqsood,Dr. Mazhar Ali,K.Bilal,S. A. Madani, A. R. Khan "A load balanced task scheduling heuristic for large-scale computing systems" , International Journal of Computer Systems Science & Engineering ,Volume 34 ,Issue 2 ,Page 1-12 , 2019
  5. K.Bilal,J Chen, K Li, H Rong,K Li, S Y Philip "A Periodicity-based Parallel Time Series Prediction Algorithm in Cloud Computing Environments" , Information Sciences , 2019
  6. K.Bilal,M Manzano, A Erbad,E. Calle, S.U. Khan "Robustness quantification of hierarchical complex networks under targeted failures" , Computers & Electrical Engineering ,Volume 72 ,Page 112-124 , 2018
  7. K.Bilal,A Erbad, M Hefeeda "QoE-aware distributed cloud-based live streaming of multisourced multiview videos" , Journal of Network and Computer Applications ,Volume 120 ,Page 130-144 , 2018
  8. K.Bilal,J Chen, K Li,A A Metwally, K Li, P Yu "Parallel Protein Community Detection in Large-scale PPI Networks Based on Multi-source Learning" , IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics , 2018
  9. M. Ali,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, B. Veeravalli,K. Li, A. Y. Zomaya "DROPS: Division and Replication of Data in the Cloud for Optimal Performance and Security" , IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing ,Volume 6 ,Issue 2 ,Page 303-315 , 2018
  10. H Liu, B Liu, L T Yang,M Lin, YDeng,K.Bilal,S U Khan "Thermal-Aware and DVFS-Enabled Big Data Task Scheduling for Data Centers" , IEEE Transactions on Big Data ,Volume 4 ,Issue 2 ,Page 177 - 190 , 2018
  11. T.Maqsood,K.Bilal,Sajjad A. Madani "Congestion-aware core mapping for Network-on-Chip based systems using betweenness centrality" , Future Generation Computer Systems ,Volume 82 ,Page 459-471 , 2018
  12. R.Wasim,R.shan,K.Bilal,A. R. Khan,J.Shujah,S. Sarwar, T. A. Altameem, S. A. Madani "An Investigation of Video Communication over Bandwidth Limited Public Safety Network" , Malaysian Journal of Computer Science ,Volume 31 ,Issue 2 ,Page 85-107 , 2018
  13. J Chen, K Li, HRong,K.Bilal,N Yang, K Li "A disease diagnosis and treatment recommendation system based on big data mining and cloud computing" , Information Sciences ,Volume 435 ,Page 124-149 , 2018
  14. Dr. Mazhar Ali,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan,B. Veeravalli,K. Li,A. Y. Zomaya "DROPS: Division and Replication of Data in the Cloud for Optimal Performance and Security" , IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing ,Volume 6 ,Issue 2 ,Page 303-315 , 2018
  15. S.Mustafa,K.Bilal,S. R. Malik,S. A. Madani "SLA-Aware Energy Efficient Resource Management for Cloud Environments" , IEEE Access ,Volume 6 ,Page 15004-15020 , 2018
  16. K.Bilal,O.Khalid,A Erbad, S U Khan "Potentials, trends, and prospects in edge technologies: Fog, cloudlet, mobile edge, and micro data centers" , Computer Networks ,Volume 130 ,Page 94-120 , 2018
  17. A. W. Malik,K.Bilal,S. U. R. Malik, Z. Anwar, K. Aziz,D. Kliazovich, N. Ghani,S. U. Khan, R. Buyya "CloudNetSim++: A GUI Based Framework for Modeling and Simulation of Data Centers in OMNeT++" , IEEE Transactions on Services Computing , 2017
  18. K.Bilal,A. Erbad, M. Hefeeda "Crowd sourced Multi-View Live Video Streaming using Cloud Computing" , IEEE Access ,Volume 5 ,Page 12635 - 12647 , 2017
  19. Dr. Usman Shahid,Jacob Glower,Scott Smith,Samee U. Khan,Keqin Li,Albert Zomaya,S. M. Ali,K.Bilal,Muhammad Jawad "An Ancillary Services Model for Data Centers and Power Systems" , IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing , 2017
  20. J. Chen,K.Bilal "A Parallel Random Forest Algorithm for Big Data in a Spark Cloud Computing Environment" , IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems ,Volume 28 ,Issue 4 ,Page 919 - 933 , 2017
  21. S. U. R. Malik,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, B. Veeravalli,K. Li, A. Y. Zomaya "Modeling and Analysis of the Thermal Properties Exhibited by Cyber Physical Data Centers" , IEEE Systems Journal ,Volume 11 ,Issue 1 ,Page 163-172 , 2017
  22. F.Rehman,O.Khalid,N. Haq,Atta ur Rehman,K.Bilal,Sajjad A. Madani "Diet-Right: A Smart Food Recommendation System" , KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems ,Volume 11 ,Issue 6 ,Page 2910-2925 , 2017
  23. J.Shujah,A. Gani, S. Shamshirband,R.Wasim,K.Bilal "Sustainable Cloud Data Centers: A survey of enabling techniques and technologies" , Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews ,Volume 62 ,Page 195–214 , 2016
  24. J.Shujah,A. Gani,K.Bilal,A. R. Khan, S. A. Madani, S. U. Khan,A. Zomaya "A Survey of Mobile Virtualization: Taxonomy and State of the Art" , ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR) ,Volume 49 ,Issue 1 , 2016
  25. Y. Lin, S. U. R. Malik, ,K.Bilal,Q. Yang, Y. Wang, S. U. Khan "Designing and Modeling of Covert Channels in Operating Systems" , IEEE Transactions on Computers , 2016
  26. J.Shujah,K.Bilal,M. Othman, S. A. Madani, S. U. Khan,P. Balaji, R. Ranjan "Survey of Techniques and Architectures for Designing Energy-Efficient Data Centers" , IEEE Systems Journal ,Volume 10 ,Issue 2 ,Page 507 - 519 , 2016
  27. J. Chen, K. Li, Z. Tang,K.Bilal,K. Li "A Parallel Patient Treatment Time Prediction Algorithm and Its Applications in Hospital Queuing-Recommendation in a Big Data Environment" , IEEE Access ,Volume 4 ,Page 1767 - 1783 , 2016
  28. K.Bilal,Ahmad Fayyaz, Samee U. Khan, Saeeda Usman "Power-aware resource allocation in computer clusters using dynamic threshold voltage scaling and dynamic voltage scaling: comparison and analysis" , Cluster Computing, 2015 ,Volume 18 ,Issue 2 ,Page 865-888 , 2015
  29. Assad Abbas,K.Bilal,Limin Zhang,S. U. Khan "A Cloud Based Health Insurance Plan Recommendation System: A User Centered Approach" , Future Generation Computer Systems, 2015 ,Volume 43 ,Page 99-109 , 2015
  30. J.Shujah,K.Bilal,S. A. Madani, S. U. Khan "Data center energy efficient resource scheduling" , Cluster Computing ,Volume 17 ,Issue 4 ,Page 1265–1277 , 2014
  31. K.Bilal,S. U. R. Malik,O.Khalid,A. Hameed, E. Alvarez,V. Wijaysekara, R. Irfan,S. Shrestha, D. Dwivedy,M. Ali, U. S. Khan,A. Abbas, N. Jalil, S. U. Khan "A Taxonomy and Survey on Green Data Center Networks" , Future Generation Computer Systems ,Volume 36 ,Page 89-109 , 2014
  32. A. Chandio,K.Bilal,N. Tziritas, Z. Yu,Q. Jiang, S. U. Khan,C. Xu "A Comparative Study on Resource Allocation and Energy Efficient Job Scheduling Strategies in Large-Scale Parallel Computing Systems" , Cluster Computing, June 2014 ,Volume 17 ,Issue 4 ,Page 1349-1367 , 2014
  33. K.Bilal,S.U.R. Malik,S. U. Khan, A. Zomaya "Trends and Challenges in Cloud Data Centers" , IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine ,Volume 1 ,Issue 1 ,Page 10-18 , 2014
  34. M. Manzano,K.Bilal,E. Calle, S. U. Khan "On the Connectivity of Data Center Networks" , IEEE Communications Letters ,Volume 17 ,Issue 11 ,Page 2172-2175 , 2013
  35. K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, M. Manzano,E. Calle, K. Li, A. Zomaya "On the Characterization of the Structural Robustness of Data Center Networks" , IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing ,Volume 1 ,Issue 1 ,Page 1 , 2013
  36. K.Bilal,Samee U. Khan,S.Madani,K.Hayat,Majid I. Khan,Nasro Min-Allah,Joanna Kolodziej,Lizhe Wang,Sherali Zeadally,Dan Chen "A survey on Green communications using Adaptive Link Rate" , Cluster Computing ,Volume 16 ,Issue 3 ,Page 575-589 , 2013
  37. K.Bilal,Limin Zhang,Hongxiang Li,S.Madani,Nasro Min-Allah,Lizhe Wang,Dan Chen,Majid Iqbal,Cheng-Zhong Xu,Albert Y. Zomaya,Samee U. Khan "Quantitative comparisons of the state-of-the-art data center architectures" , Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience ,Volume 25 ,Issue 12 ,Page 1771–1783 , 2013
  38. Mehran Ajmal,S.Madani,T.Maqsood,K.Bilal,B.Nazir,K.Hayat "Coordinated opportunistic routing protocol for wireless mesh networks" , Computers & Electrical Engineering, 12th August, 2013 , 2013
  39. J.Shujah,S.Madani,K.Bilal,K.Hayat,Samee U Khan,Shahzad Sarwar "Energy-efficient data centers" , Computing , 2012
  40. S.Mustafa,S.Madani,K.Bilal,K.Hayat,Samee U Khan "Stable‐path multi‐channel routing with extended level channel assignment" , International Journal of Communication Systems 25, no. 7 , 2012
  41. U. Muhammad,K.Bilal,A. Khan, N. Khan "AGHAZ: An Expert System Based approach for the Translation of English to Urdu" , International Journal of Human and Social Sciences ,Volume 3 ,Issue 1 ,Page 70-74 , 2008
  42. K.Bilal,T.Iqbal,A. Safi, N. daudpota "Dynamic Load Balancing in PVM Using Intelligent Application" , World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology ,Volume 5 ,Page 132-135 , 2007
  43. K.Bilal,U. Muhammad, N. Khan "Extracting Multiword Expressions in Machine Translation from English to Urdu using Relational Data Approach" , World Academy Of Science, Engineering, and Technology ,Volume 12 ,Page 474-476 , 2007

Conference Publications

  1. A Erbad,K.Bilal "Crowdsourced MultiView Live Video Streaming using Cloud Computing" , Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference Proceedings , 2018
  2. K.Bilal,A. Erbad "Edge computing for interactive media and video streaming" , Fog and Mobile Edge Computing (FMEC), 2017 Second International Conference on , 2017
  3. K.Bilal,A. Erbad "Impact of Multiple Video Representations in Live Streaming: A Cost, Bandwidth, and QoE Analysis" , Cloud Engineering (IC2E), 2017 IEEE International Conference on , 2017
  4. S.Mustafa,K.Bilal, S. A. Madani, N. Tziritas,S. U. Khan, L. T. Yang "Performance Evaluation of Energy-aware Best Fit Decreasing Algorithms for Cloud Environments" , GreenCom 2015 , 2015
  5. U. Rahman,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, L. T. Yang "Nutshell: Cloud Simulation and Current Trends" , IEEE International Conference on Smart City (SmartCity) , 2015
  6. K. Aziz, S. U. Khan, R. Buyya,K.Bilal,A. Malik "CloudNetSim++: A Toolkit for Data Center Simulations in OMNET++" , 11th International Conference on High-capacity Optical Networks and Enabling/Emerging Technologies (HONET’14) , 2015
  7. S. Usman,K.Bilal,N. Ghani, S. U. Khan, L. T. Yang "Thermal-Aware, Power Efficient, and Makespan Realized Pareto Front for Cloud Scheduler" , Thermal-Aware, Power Efficient, and Makespan Realized Pareto Front for Cloud Scheduler , 2015
  8. K.Bilal,S.U. Khan, A. Zomaya "Green Data Center Networks: Challenges and Opportunities" , 11th IEEE International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), Islamabad, Pakistan , 2013
  9. A. A. Chandio, C.-Z. Xu, N. Tziritas,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan "A Comparative Study of Job Scheduling Strategies in Large-Scale Parallel Computational Systems" , 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom), 2013 , 2013
  10. K.Bilal,S. Mohsin "Muhadith: A Cloud Based Distributed Expert System for Classification of Ahadith" , 10th IEEE International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), Islamabad, Pakistan , 2012
  11. K.Bilal,Samee U Khan,Joanna Kolodziej,Limin Zhang,S.Madani,Nasro Min-Allah,Lizhe Wang,Dan Chen "A comparative study of data center network architectures" , 26th EUROPEAN conference on modelling and simulation, ECMS. 2012 , 2012
  12. Siqian Liu,K.Bilal,Samee U Khan,Hongxiang Li,Nasro Min-Allah,Juan Li,Nasir Ghani,Pascal Bouvry,S.Madani "Heuristics-based nominal channels allocation in cellular networks" , In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology, p. 4. ACM, 2010. , 2010
  13. Aida Vosoughi,K.Bilal,Samee U Khan,Nasro Min-Allah,Juan Li,Nasir Ghani,Pascal Bouvry,S.Madani "A multidimensional robust greedy algorithm for resource path finding in large-scale distributed networks" , In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology, p. 16. ACM, 2010 , 2010
  14. R.Jadoon,K.Bilal,M. Afzal "An Improved Energy Efficient Cluster Based Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks" , International Symposium on Intelligent Science and Technology, India , 2009
  15. S.M.H Shah,K.Bilal,AN Khan,A. U. Rehman "TCP Congestion Control: a Hybrid Approach" , IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Islamabad, Pakistan , 2007
  16. F.G Khan,A. Saeed,B.Nazir,K.Bilal,N. Ayub "Improved IP Network for Emergency Service" , IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Islamabad, Pakistan , 2007

BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS:

  1. K.Bilal,O.Khalid,U. Khan, S. Malik, S. U. Khan,A. Zomaya "Fault Tolerance in Cloud" , Encyclopedia on Cloud Computing , 2016
  2. K.Bilal, Samee U Khan, Marc Manzano, Eusebi Calle, ,Sajjad A Madani, Khizar Hayat, Dan Chen, ,Lizhe Wang, Rajiv Ranjan "Modeling and Simulation of Data Center Networks" , Handbook on Data Centers , 2015
  3. Y. Wu,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, L. Wang, A. Y. Zomaya "Scalable Computing and Communications: Past, Present, and Future" , Scalable Computing and Communications: Theory and Practice , 2013
  4. P. Lindberg,K.Bilal,S. U. Khan, P. Bouvry,N. Ghani, N. Min-Allah, J. Li "Comparison and Analysis of Greedy Energy-Efficient Scheduling Algorithms for Computational Grids" , Energy Aware Distributed Computing Systems , 2012

Profile/Bio

  • Aug. 2014 to continued: Assistant Professor, Department of CS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad
  • Apr. 2008 to Aug. 2011: Lecturer, Department of CS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad
  • Aug. 2007 to Apr. 2008: Assist. Manager, Air Weapons Complex (NESCOM), Wah
  • Mar. 2004 to Aug. 2007: Lecturer, Department of CS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology

Awards/ Appreciations

Awards 
  • North Dakota State University, CoE Researcher of the Year 2014

Research Interests

Cloud Computing, Data Center Networks, Software Defined Networks, Internet of Things, Distributed Systems, and Expert Systems.