Dr. Abbas Javed
Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Area of Interest: Internet of Things, IoT Security, Machine Learning, IIoT, Blockchain integration with IoT, Building Energy Management Systems, Outdoor Air Quality, Low power wide area networks, Distributed Control Systems, Computer Vision, Gas Turbine Engine Contro
Tel # (Off): 111-001-007   (103)

HEC Approved PhD Supervisor
Dr. Abbas Javed
received his BSc. degree in Computer Engineering from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Pakistan in 2006, MSc degree in Control Systems from The University of Sheffield, UK in 2008 and a PhD degree from Glasgow Caledonian University, UK in 2016. In 2009-2012, he worked as Lecturer at Department of Electrical Engineering, CIIT. After completing his PhD degree, he worked as research associate at School of Engineering and Built Environment, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK for a year. In June 2017, he rejoined Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, CUI Lahore Campus. His current research interests are in embedded systems, Internet of Things (IoT), IoT Security, cloud computing, building energy management systems (BEMS), outdoor air quality, energy harvesting and machine learning.

Funded Projects:

Completed Projects:
1. Real Time Air Pollution Mapping Using LoRaWAN (2019 - 2020) PIs: Dr. Abbas Javed, Other Team: Dr. Saleem Akhtar, Budget: PKR 415000/-, Funded By: HEC .


Journal Papers:
1. Tahira Naseem, Abbas Javed, Mirza Tariq Hamayun, Muhammad Jawad, Ejaz A Ansari, Muhammad AB Fayyaz, Ali R Ansari, Raheel Nawaz (2023), "Design of an EnergyPlus Model-Based Smart Controller for Maintaining Thermal Comfortable Environment in Non-Domestic Building", IEEE Access, pp: 33134-33147, Vol: 11, ISSN: 2169-3536, DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2023.3262934, Impact Factor: 3.476    (External URL)
2. J. Ahmad, H. Larijani, R. Emmanuel, M. Mannion, A. Javed (2020), "Occupancy detection in non-residential buildingsā€“A survey and novel privacy preserved occupancy monitoring solution", Applied Computing and Informatics, Vol: 17, Issue: 2, ISSN: ISSN: 2634-1964   
3. Ayyaz-Ul-Haq Qureshi, Hadi Larijani, Nhamoinesu Mtetwa, Abbas Javed, Jawad Ahmad (2019), "RNN-ABC: A new swarm optimization based technique for anomaly detection", Computers, pp: 59, Vol: 8, Issue: 3, Standard: 2073-431X, Impact Factor: CiteScore: 2.5    (External URL)
4. Hadi Larijani, Ali Ahmadinia, Rohinton Emmanuel, Abbas Javed (2018), "Patent: EP3025099B1 CONTROL DEVICE AND METHOD FOR BUILDINGS ", European Patent    (External URL)
5. Ahmad Mudassir, Saleem Akhtar, Hesham Kamel, Abbas Javed (2018), "Intelligent spectral efficiency and energy efficiency enhancement in LTE-Advanced heterogeneous networks", Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, Vol: 29, Issue: 10, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/ett.3431, Impact Factor: 2.638   
6. Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani, Andrew Wixted (2018), "Improving Energy Consumption of a Commercial Building with IoT and Machine Learning", IT Professional, pp: 30-38, Vol: 20, Issue: 5, Standard: 1941-045X, Impact Factor: 1.66    (External URL)
7. Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani, Ali Ahmadinia, Rohinton Emmanuel, Mike Mannion, Des Gibson (2017), "Design and Implementation of a Cloud Enabled Random Neural Network-Based Decentralized Smart Controller With Intelligent Sensor Nodes for HVAC", IEEE Internet of Things Journal, pp: 393-403, Vol: 4, Issue: 2, Impact Factor: 7.597    (External URL)
8. Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani, Ali Ahmadinia, Rohinton Emmanuel (2017), "Random Neural Network Learning Heuristics", Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, pp: 436-456, Vol: 31, Issue: 4, Standard: 1469-8951, Impact Factor: 0.562    (External URL)
9. Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani, Ali Ahmadinia, Des Gibson (2017), "Smart random neural network controller for HVAC using cloud computing technology", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, pp: 351-360, Vol: 13, Issue: 1, Standard: 1551-3203, Impact Factor: 6.764    (External URL)
10. Ahmed Saeed, Ali Ahmadinia, Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani (2016), "Intelligent intrusion detection in low-power IoTs", ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), pp: 27, Vol: 16, Issue: 4, Standard: 1533-5399, Impact Factor: 0.705    (External URL)
11. Abbas Javed, Hadi Larijani, Ali Ahmadinia, Rohinton Emmanuel, Des Gibson, Caspar Clark (2015), "Experimental testing of a random neural network smart controller using a single zone test chamber", IET Networks, pp: 350-358, Vol: 4, Issue: 6, Standard: 2047-4962, Impact Factor: CiteScore: 1.630 SNIP: 1.160 SJR: 0.346   


Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
Feb 2012 to Jul 2016
MSc Control Systems
The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Oct 2007 to Sep 2008
BSc Control Systems
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
Sep 2002 to Sep 2006


Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, COMSATS University Islamabad, Lahore Campus
Jan 2018 to Date
COMSATS University Islamabad, Lahore Campus
Jun 2017 to Dec 2017
Research Associate
Glasgow Caledonian University
Jun 2016 to Jun 2017
Dec 2008 to Feb 2012
External Research Assistant
Rolls Royce UTC, The University of Sheffield,UK
Sep 2008 to Nov 2008
May 2007 to Sep 2007
Lab Engineer
CIIT Lahore
Sep 2006 to Apr 2007

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