Abubakr Muhammad

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== Contact Information ==
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Dr Abubakr Muhammad leads the CyPhyNets group at LUMS-SSE.
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===Affiliations===
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Director, Center for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT)
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Abubakr Muhammad received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Insitute of Technology (2005). As a graduate student, he also got a masters degree in Mathematics (2005) and a masters degree in Electrical Engineering (2002) from Georgia Tech. Before that, he completed his BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan (2000).
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Director, Laboratory for Cyber-Physical Networks and Systems ([[CYPHYNETS|CYPHYNETS]])
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Abubakr does fundamental research in robotics, sensor networks, networked control, and recenlty in quantum information sciences. He is developing some novel analytical techniques at the interface of computational algebraic topology, differential geometry, distributed algorithms and control theory for these applications.
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Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, [http://www.lums.edu.pk LUMS] Pakistan
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His PhD thesis Graphs, Simplicial Complexes and Beyond: Topological Tools for Multi-agent Coordination won the Georgia Tech Sigma Xi Best PhD Dissertation Award for the year 2006. Nominations for this award are received from all departments of science and engineering at Georgia Tech. The thesis has appeared in book form in 2008.
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Jr Associate Fellow, Abdul Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics ([http://www.ictp.trieste.it ICTP]), Italy
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Before joining McGill University, He was a postdoctoral researcher at the General Robotics, Automation, Sensing and Perception (GRASP) Lab at the University of Pennsylvania. He has also spent brief periods of collaboration and research at the Mathematics departments of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Stanford University, the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) at Berkeley, and at Caltech.
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=== Mailing address ===
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Dr Abubakr Muhammad
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Before starting his gradute studies, he worked in the industry on several problems in signal processing, target tracking, estimation theory, radar & sonar systems and pattern recognition.
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Dept of Electrical Engineering
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* [[Media:Muhammad_Research_Statement.pdf|Research Statement]]
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[[LUMS|LUMS]] [[SSE|School of Science & Engineering]], Opp Sector U, DHA, Lahore, Pakistan, 54792
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* [[Media:Muhammad_teaching_statement.pdf|Teaching statement]]
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* [[Media:Abubakr_CV.pdf|Curriculum Vita]]
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Tel: +92 (42) 3560-8132
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Email: abubakr [at] lums [dot] edu [dot] pk
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=== Short Bio ===
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Dr Abubakr Muhammad is the founding director of [[CYPHYNETS|CYPHYNETS]] Lab and the Center for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT) at [[LUMS|LUMS]]. He is a tenured associate professor of electrical engineering at LUMS, a Jr Associate Fellow of the International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy (2011-2016). In the recent past, he has worked as a visiting assistant professor of mechanical engineering at KAUST, Saudi Arabia (2011) and as secretary NMO in Pakistan for the Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria (2012-15).
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He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering in 2005 from [http://www.gatech.edu Georgia Insitute of Technology] where his [http://etd.gatech.edu/theses/available/etd-11152005-171405/ PhD thesis] won the Sigma Xi Best PhD Dissertation Award. As a graduate student, he also obtained two masters degrees in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech. Before that, he completed his BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan. He was a postdoctoral researcher first at the [http://www.upenn.edu University of Pennsylvania] and then at [http://www.mcgill.ca McGill University].
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In 2008, he established [[CYPHYNETS|CYPHYNETS]], the Laboratory for Cyber Physical Networks and Systems at LUMS. He does fundamental research in robotics, cyber physical systems and hydro-systems engineering. His group is developing both analytical techniques and experimental systems related to these disciplines. 
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During his research career, he has spent time as an invited visiting researcher at UIUC, Stanford, ETH Zurich, KAUST, TU Kaiserslautern and University of Melbourne. He has also briefly worked in the industry on applications related to air traffic control, bio-medical instrumentation and embedded systems.
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=== Curriculum Vita ===
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* [[Media:Abubakr_CV_08_2015.pdf|Curriculum Vita]]
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=== Trivia ===
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* [[Abubakr_Name|Abubakr Muhammad or Muhammad Abubakr?]]

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Contact Information

Affiliations

Director, Center for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT)

Director, Laboratory for Cyber-Physical Networks and Systems (CYPHYNETS)

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, LUMS Pakistan

Jr Associate Fellow, Abdul Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Italy

Mailing address

Dr Abubakr Muhammad

Dept of Electrical Engineering

LUMS School of Science & Engineering, Opp Sector U, DHA, Lahore, Pakistan, 54792

Tel: +92 (42) 3560-8132

Email: abubakr [at] lums [dot] edu [dot] pk

Short Bio

Dr Abubakr Muhammad is the founding director of CYPHYNETS Lab and the Center for Water Informatics & Technology (WIT) at LUMS. He is a tenured associate professor of electrical engineering at LUMS, a Jr Associate Fellow of the International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy (2011-2016). In the recent past, he has worked as a visiting assistant professor of mechanical engineering at KAUST, Saudi Arabia (2011) and as secretary NMO in Pakistan for the Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria (2012-15).

He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering in 2005 from Georgia Insitute of Technology where his PhD thesis won the Sigma Xi Best PhD Dissertation Award. As a graduate student, he also obtained two masters degrees in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech. Before that, he completed his BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan. He was a postdoctoral researcher first at the University of Pennsylvania and then at McGill University.

In 2008, he established CYPHYNETS, the Laboratory for Cyber Physical Networks and Systems at LUMS. He does fundamental research in robotics, cyber physical systems and hydro-systems engineering. His group is developing both analytical techniques and experimental systems related to these disciplines.

During his research career, he has spent time as an invited visiting researcher at UIUC, Stanford, ETH Zurich, KAUST, TU Kaiserslautern and University of Melbourne. He has also briefly worked in the industry on applications related to air traffic control, bio-medical instrumentation and embedded systems.

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