Dr. Imtiaz Alam
Last updated on June 10th, 2020
Name Dr. Imtiaz Alam
Email ialam.buic@bahria.edu.pk
Phone +92-51-9260002 Ext: 1452
Research Area Antennas and wave propagation at UHF and VHF

Signal Strength Analysis

Meteorological Investigation

Refractivity variations and their effects on propagation

Parabolic Equation Method

Number of Publications 15
Designation Associate Professor
Department Department of Electrical Engineering
University Bahria University Islamabad Campus
PhD 2015 Propagation at UHF/VHF University of Leicester, UK
MS 2008 Telecommunication and Networking Bahria University, Islamabad
BSc Electrical Engineering 2003 Communication Group University of Engineering & Technology Peshawar
Associate Professor July 2018 Present Bahria University, Islamabad
Senior Assistant Professor Aug 2015 June 2018 Bahria University, Islamabad
Postgraduate Researcher Sep 2009 Sep 2014 University of Leicester, UK
Lecturer Apr 2005 Sept 2009 Bahria University, Islamabad
Assistant Developer (Electronics) Sept 2003 Apr 2005 Bavo Zulu International, at Aircraft Manufacturing Factory, Kamra
  1. Waqar, Asad, M. Amir, Imtiaz Alam, Zeashan Hameed Khan, Sohaib Ali Khan, Tausif Zahid, and M. Zahid. “Harmonics Suppression in Distribution Networks composed of Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems.” In 2019 4th International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ICEEST), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2019.
  2. Alam, Imtiaz. “Modeling, Estimation and Experimentation for Radio-wave Propagation for Optimizing Opex and Capex in NG Networks.” In 2019 International Conference on Electrical, Communication, and Computer Engineering (ICECCE), pp. 1-5. IEEE, 2019, doi:10.1109/ICECCE47252.2019.8940770.
  3. Waqar, Asad, Muhammad Shahzad Nawaz, Muhammad Aamir, Imtiaz Alam, Syed Umaid Ali, and Jehanzeb Ahmad. “Multi-Objective Analysis of DER Sizing in Microgrids using Probabilistic Modeling.” In 2019 International Conference on Electrical, Communication, and Computer Engineering (ICECCE), pp. 1-6. IEEE, 2019, doi: 10.1109/ICECCE47252.2019.8940702.
  4. Khan, Naeem, Khushal Khan, Asfandyar Khan, Imtiaz Alam, Faheem Ullah Khan, Shafi Ullah Khan, and Amjad Ali. “Accommodate Data Loss in Monitoring Vital Signs Through Autoregressive Model.” Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics, Volume no. 9, Issue no. 6, (2019), Page no.1205-1214.
  5. Khan, Y. Naseer, Imtiaz Alam, T. Abbas, and Y. Iqbal, “Wireless controlled smart digital energy meter and theft control using GSM with GUI,” in 2018 International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies: Invent, Innovate and Integrate for Socioeconomic Development, iCoMET 2018 – Proceedings, 2018. 10.1109/ICOMET.2018.8346430
  6. Waqar, Z. Khurshid, J. Ahmad, M. Aamir, M. Yaqoob, and Imtiaz Alam, “Modeling and Simulation of Phasor Measurement Unit ( PMU ) for Early Fault Detection in Interconnected Two-Area Network,” 2018 1st Int. Conf. Power, Energy Smart Grid, pp. 1–6, 2018. 10.1109/ICPESG.2018.8384491
  7. Naila, Shaikh Saaqib Haroon, Shahzad Hassan, Salman Amin, Intisar Ali Sajjad, Asad Waqar, Muhammad Aamir, Muneeb Yaqoob and Imtiaz Alam., “Multiple Fuel Machines Power Economic Dispatch Using Stud Differential Evolution,” Energies, vol. 11, no. 6, p. 1393, May 2018.
  8. Imtiaz Alam, Asad Waqar, Muhammad Aamir, Shahzad Hassan, Syed Asim Ali Shah, 2018, “Anomalous waves propagating at very high frequency in the atmosphere and their disturbances due to changes in refractivity profiles”, Results in Physics, Volume 8, issue 2018, page(s) 496 – 501 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rinp.2017.12.027.
  9. Imtiaz Alam, S Asim Ali Shah, Muhammad Aamir and Shahid N. Bhatti, 2017, “Comparative Analysis of different Characteristic Parameters and its Association with ionospheric Propagation”, International Journal of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Volume 6, Number 5, October 2017, page(s) 55 – 58. http://www.iteejournal.org/Archive_oct_2017.php
  10. Imtiaz Alam, M. Najam-ul-Islam, U. Mujahid, S. A. A. Shah and R. ul-Haq, 2017, “Refractivity variations and propagation at Ultra High Frequency”, Results in Physics, Volume 7, issue 2017, Page(s) 3732 – 3737 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rinp.2017.09.050.
  11. Imtiaz Alam, L. Ali and S. A. A. Shah, 2017, “Reduction of Mutual Coupling for UWB MIMO Antenna with a Broadband Balance T-Line”, In Proceedings of the 14th International Joint Conference on e-Business and Telecommunications – Volume 3: DCNET, (ICETE 2017) ISBN 978-989-758-256-1, pages 93-96. DOI: 10.5220/0006483100930096, Madrid, Spain, 26-28 July 2017.
  12. Tabassum, I. Manzoor, S. N. Bhatti, A. R. Asghar and Imtiaz Alam, 2017, “Optimized quality model for agile development: extreme programming (XP) as a case scenario”, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), volume 8, issue 4.
  13. Imtiaz Alam, N. Mufti, S. A. A. Shah and M. Yaqoob, 2016, “The Effect of Refractivity on Propagation at UHF and VHF Frequencies”, International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, Volume 2016, Article ID 4138329, page(s) 08, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4138329.
  14. Ali, Imtiaz Alam, S. A. A. Shah and M. Yaqoob, 2017, “Various Meteorological Parameters Effect on GSM Radio Signal Propagation for a Moderate Area”, In Proceeding of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers of Information, Islamabad, Pakistan, 18-20 December 2017.
  15. Iftikhar, M. Aamir, A. Waqar, Naila, F. Bin Muslim, and Imtiaz Alam, “Line-Interactive Transformerless Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) with a Fuel Cell as the Primary Source,” Energies, vol. 11, no. 3, p. 542, 2018.

Honors & Awards

  • HEC Approved Supervisor
  • HEC PhD Scholarship Holder for UK, 2009.


  • Pakistan Engineering Council
  • HERC, BU
  • FRC, BU (Former Secretary)
  • CAC, BU (Former Secretary)
  • DRC, BU (Secretary)
  • FBOS, BU
  • Post-graduate program coordinator – EE, BUIC.

Supervision of Students

S. No. Year Thesis/ Dissertation Title Degree Name of student
1 2017 The effect of refractivity with evaporation duct at different frequencies and path lengths MSEE Luqman Ali
2 2017 The Analysis of surface wave guide for propagating of radio waves in UHF band. MSEE Saima Gull
3 2017 Performace of nano composites for high voltage insulation under dc stress MSEE Rashid Iqbal
4 2017 Economic dispatch using hybrid of differential evolution and water cycle algorithm MSEE Hammad Aslam
5 2016 Intelligent vehicular Accident prevention system

(Funded by National ICT R&D Fund)

BEE Muhammad Waqas
6 2016 Improvisation of security systems using RFID technology BEE M Ahad Ali

University and Public Service Activities

  • PGP Coordinator (EE) – Major responsibility includes overseeing of postgraduate program of Electrical Engineering department at Bahria University Islamabad

Selected Professional Presentations/ Seminars

  • Seminar on Atmospheric propagations phenomena attended by Faculty members/students of all departments of Bahria University Islamabad campus in December 2017.
  • Seminar on Techniques in radio propagation, attended by Faculty members/students of all departments of Bahria University Islamabad campus in April 2016.
  • Seminar on Anomalous Propagation, attended by Faculty members of all departments of Bahria University Islamabad campus in January 2016.
  • Seminar on Propagation and Atmosphere, attended by Faculty members of all departments of Bahria University Islamabad campus in December 2015