Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Asad Ur Rehman

PhD Student

Asad Rehman

Academic position: PhD Student
Joining date: 16-06-2016
Roles in IT: PhD Student
Thematic Line: Networks and Services
Group: Telecommunications and Networking – Av

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Address: IT – Aveiro
Instituto de Telecomunicações
Campus Universitário de Santiago
Tel: +351 234 377 900
Fax: +351 234 377 901


Asad Ur Rehman received the bachelor’s degree (Hons.) in telecommunications engineering from Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Pakistan, in 2009, and the master’s degree (Hons.) in telecommunications engineering from The University of Sunderland, U.K., in 2011. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in telecommunications with MAP-tele (a joint Doctoral Program of the Universidade do Porto, the Universidade de Aveiro, and the Universidade do Minho, Portugal, three universities with a strong tradition in the area of telecommunications engineering). He was a Visiting Instructor with Telecom Foundation, Pakistan. He was a Teaching Assistant with Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, for several years. He is currently involved in the research areas of telecommunications and Internet with the Instituto de Telecomunicaçoes, Portugal, where he is an Active Member of the Network Application and Services Group. His research interests include software-defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV), and the reliability and resilience of future networks. He is also a member of the Communication Society (ComSoc) and the Software Defined Networks Community, IEEE.

Scientific Achievements

  • MSc, University of Sunderland, UK, 15-06-2011
  • Licenciatura, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (M.A.J.U), 17-03-2009
  • IEEE Communications Society, 02-04-2019, R8-Portugal Section
  • IEEE Software Defined Networks Community, 18-12-2017, R8-Portugal Section
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN)
  • Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)
  • Future Reliable and Resilient Networking
  • Next Generation Software Driven and Virtualized Networks
  • IARIA International Conference on Performance, Safety and Robustness in Complex Systems and Applications PESARO, Technical Programme Committee, 2020
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Access
    2020, 1 review(s);
  • IARIA International Conference on Performance, Safety and Robustness in Complex Systems and Applications PESARO
    2020, 1 review(s);