Dr. Farooque Hassan Kumbhar , PhD


Dr. Farooque Hassan Kumbhar , PhD

Associate Professor and HOD
HEC approved PhD Supervisor


More than 7 years of experience in developing algorithms, protocols, and systems for cyber-physical systems, data-oriented solutions, networks, and communications and achieving 50+ cumulative impact factors.

Courses Taught

  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Web Programming
  • Introduction to the Internet of Things
  • Routing and Switching


  • PhD in Computer Engineering


Cumulative IF: 50+, H-Index=5, Citations 94; Substantial publications in IEEE, IET, IETE and Springers; Publication in IEEE Communications Magazine (IF. 11.052); PI of funded project worth 60K USD/year by Korean Ministry of ICT; PI of funded project on smart renewable energy source monitoring using IoT. ; PhD approved supervisor by HEC, Pakistan; Superior Research award during PhD; Heading ACM Chapter, Webmaster Team of talented individuals;


  • Irfan Azam, Farooque Hassan Kumbhar, Soo Young Shin. “BVP: Balanced Vehicular Pairing for Fair Resource Distribution in Downlink NOMA”, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, pp 1-8 [IF: 6.492].
  • F. H. Kumbhar , S. Y. Shin, “Novel Vehicular Compatibility based Ad-hoc Message Routing Scheme in the Internet of Vehicles using Machine Learning”, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Accepted, 2021, [IF. 9.96]
  • R. Ahmed, F. H. Kumbhar , “VC 3 : A Novel Vehicular Compatibility-Based Cooperative Communications in 5G Networks” IEEE Wireless Comm. Letters, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 1207-1211, 2021. [IF. 4.66]
  • F. H. Kumbhar , S. Y. Shin, “VAR 2 : Vehicular Ad-hoc Reliable Routing for Compatible, Trustworthy and Connected Paradigm”, IEEE Comm. Letters, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 670-674, 2021 [IF. 3.41]
  • F. H. Kumbhar , S. A. Hassan, S. Y. Shin, “New Normal: Cooperative Paradigm for Covid-19 Timely Detection and Containment using Internet of Things and Deep Learning”, Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, vol. 29, pp. 2795-2806, 2021 [IF. 0.806]
  • F. H. Kumbhar , S. Y. Shin, “DT-VAR: Decision Tree Predicted Compatibility based Vehicular Ad-hoc Reliable Routing” IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 10, no. 1, pp.87-91, Jan. 2021. [IF.4.66]
  • A. Roy, F. H. Kumbhar , H. S. Dhillon, N. Saxena, S. Y. Shin and S. Singh, “Efficient Monitoring and Contact Tracing for COVID-19: A Smart IoT based Framework” IEEE Internet of Things Magazine, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 17-23, Sept. 2020