Osama Mahfooz

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Electrical Engineering Department
Lecturer

mahfooz.osama@iobm.edu.pk
(+92-21)111-002-004

Osama Mahfooz has earned an MBA degree in Telecommunication Management from Institute of Business Management (IoBM), Karachi and BE in Electronics from PAF-Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology. He has completed a CCNA Exploration certification from Aptech. He also has six research publications in journal of CCSIS, IoBM recognized by HEC that is PJETS (Pakistan Journal of Engineering Technology & Science)

  • 2011 – 2013 – MBA Telecom Management, Institute of Business Management  Karachi, Pakistan
  • 2004 – 2008 – B.E. Electronics, PAF-KIET Karachi, Pakistan
  • 2002 – 2004 – F.Sc. [Pre-Engineering], Foundation Public Higher Secondary School Karachi, Pakistan
  • 2000 – 2002 – Matriculation [Science], Foundation Public School Karachi, Pakistan
CERTIFICATES
  1. Technology Entrepreneurship (IBA-Karachi)
  2. NS-2 Simulator (EMEC-IOBM)
  3. Android Application Development (EMEC-IoBM)
  4. Alternate Energy Fuels (NED University CCEE Academy)
  5. Renewable Energy (Wind) (Conducted by PEC in NED University CCEE Academy)
  6. Managing the Maintenance Department (NED University CCEE Academy)
  7. CCNA Exploration from Cisco Haidri Academy (APTECH)

Institute of Business Management (IoBM)

Jan 16- Till date Lecturer (Electrical Engineering)
Jan 14- Dec 15 Junior Lecturer (Electrical Engineering)
Jan 12-Dec 13 Assistant Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering (formerly Telecom)
Aug 10- Dec 12 Lab Engineer, Department of Telecommunication Engineering
May 10-Jul 10 Management Trainee, Department of Telecommunication Engineering
Job Description:
  • Academic Coordinator for Course Allocation of BE Electrical and MS Engineering Management
  • Coordinator for Purchase of Equipment for Electrical Engineering Labs
  • Former Publication Coordinator for PJETS, Pakistan Journal of Engineering Technology and Science (HEC Z-Category Journal)
  • Team member for preparation of Zero Visit, Interim Visit, AC-1 forms for PEC accreditation
  • Coordinator for MS Engineering Management Program
  • Coordinator for labs of BE Electrical Engineering.
  • Assistant to Track Director ICEL in Electrical Engineering Track IoBM
  • Member of Board of Studies for College of Engineering
  • Member of Organizing Committee of WHY-PHY event for CES
  • Member of Final Year Projects Committee
  • Team member for preparation of Self-Assessment Manual for HEC for BE Electrical Engineering and MBA Telecommunication Management program.
  • Laboratories developed for BE Electrical Engineering:
    Electrical Machines, Electronic Communication Systems, Industrial Control Electronics, Instrumentation & Measurement, Data Communication & Networks, Microprocessor & Micro controller Systems, Amplifier & Oscillators, Digital Control Logic, Basic Electrical Engineering, Basic Electronics, Applied Physics
  • Courses taught:
    Power Electronics, Embedded Systems, Electrical Machines, Linear Control Systems,   Business and Information Technology, Industrial Control Electronics, Electronic Instrumentation & Measurement, Amplifier & Oscillators, Basic Electrical Engineering,

Final Year Projects Supervised:

  1. Automatic Paint Mixing Plant using PLC
  2. Automatic Vending Machine using Arduino UNO and RFID and Security System
  3. Automatic Grocery Store System using PLC
Brief statement of research interest
  • Telecommunication, Industrial Control and Automation.

Courses taught:

  • Engineering Economics, Digital Image Processing, Renewable Energy Methods, Power Electronics, Microprocessor and Microcontrollers, Electrical Machines, Linear Control Systems,   Business and Information Technology, Industrial Control Electronics, Instrumentation & Measurement, Amplifier & Oscillators, Linear Circuit Analysis, Applied Physics, Computer Communication & Networks, Computer Architecture & Organization, Operating System Concepts, Computer Concepts and Applications
  • ARTICLES:
    • Osama Mahfooz and Asadullah Shah (2011). “Revisiting Far/Near Infrared Pyramid-Based Fusion Types for Night Vision Using Matlab”. PJETS Institute of Business Management Volume-1 Number-1 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Osama Mahfooz (2011). “Monitoring & Automation of Concrete Plant using PLC”. PJETS Institute of Business Management  Volume-1 Number-2 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Osama Mahfooz, Mujtaba Memon and Asim Iftikhar (2012). “Project Review on Water Level Controlling using PLC” PJETS Institute of Business Management Volume-2 Number-2 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Osama Mahfooz, and Mujtaba Memon (2013). “Role of Contact Centers for Smart Cities” PJETS Institute of Business Management Volume-3 Number-1 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Osama Mahfooz and Mujtaba Memon (2015). Review Paper on Use of Wireless Sensor Network to Overcome Agricultural Problems of Pakistan, PJETS Vol 5, No 1 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Seema Ansari and Osama Mahfooz (2015). Research in Pakistan: Structure, Funding and Results, PJETS Vol 5, No 1 (HEC Z-Category Journal)
    • Mubashir Azmat and Osama Mahfooz (2018). “Experiential Learning in making a Fire Fighting Robot using Arduino UNO Controller” ICEL 2018 Conference, IoBM
    BOOK CHAPTERS:
    • Shah, Asadullah and Mahfooz, Osama (2011) Const correctness. In: C++ Programming: Step by Step. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 229-234. ISBN 9789674180904
    • Shah, Asadullah and Mahfooz, Osama (2011) Goto statement. In: C++ Programming: Step by Step. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 241-247. ISBN 9789674180904
    • Shah, Asadullah and Mahfooz, Osama (2011) Handling errors in C++. In: C++ Programming: Step by Step. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 249-252. ISBN 9789674180904
    • Shah, Asadullah and Mahfooz, Osama (2011) More on const keywords. In: C++ Programming: Step by Step. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 235-239. ISBN 9789674180904
    • Shah, Asadullah and Mahfooz, Osama (2011) Static: the multipurpose keyword. In: C++ Programming: Step by Step. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 253-255. ISBN 9789674180904
HONORS and AWARDS
  • Academic Coordinator for Course Allocation of BE Electrical and MS Engineering Management
  • Lab Coordinator
  • Coordinator for Purchase of Equipment for Electrical Engineering Labs
  • Former Publication Coordinator for Pakistan Journal of Engineering Technology & Science (PJETS)
  • Assistant to Track Director ICEL Electrical Engineering Track
  • Lifetime Member of Pakistan Engineering Council: ELECTRO/10334
  • IoBM IEEE Student Chapter Faculty Mentor