Faculty Profile

Dr. Shahid Masud

Professor

Department Of Elect. Engineering

Shahid Masud received BSc Electrical Engineering from EME College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan in 1990, MEngSc in Electronics from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia in 1992 and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Queen's University, Belfast, UK in 1999. He has been a receipient of prestigious AIDAB EMSS scholarship (Australia) and Commonwealth scholarship (UK). He was a Senior Design Engineer at Amphion Semiconductor Ltd. (later Conexant / NXP Semicondutor) before joining LUMS in 2002. His research interests include design and implementation of DSP Systems and computer architecture. He has published over fifty refereed papers in major international journals and conferences and holds three patents in VLSI design. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, Member of IET and a Chartered Engineer.

    • Article
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Implementation of wavelet functions in hardware . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Efficient block size selection in H. 264 video coding standard . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Selection of variable block sizes in H. 264 . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Reusable silicon IP cores for discrete wavelet transform applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Design and implementation of the symmetrically extended 2-D wavelet transform . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Efficient sample rate conversion for multi-standard software defined radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Finding a suitable wavelet for image compression applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). A variable block size motion estimation algorithm for real-time H. 264 video encoding . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Harmonic power detection in wideband cognitive radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid design of biorthogonal wavelet transforms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). On vowels segmentation and identification using formant transitions in continuous recitation of Quranic Arabic . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Sample rate conversion filter design for multi-standard software radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). VLSI systems for discrete wavelet transforms. . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Efficient color space conversion using custom instruction in a risc processor . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Automatic arabic speech segmentation system . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Low complexity recursive search based motion estimation algorithm for video coding applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). An efficient architecture for the 2-D biorthogonal discrete wavelet transform . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). A novel approach to increase the robustness of speaker independent Arabic speech recognition . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid software power estimation of embedded pipelined processor through instruction level power model . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Application of concurrent generalized regression neural networks for arabic speech recognition. . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Semiconductor IP core for ultra low power MPEG-4 video decode in system-on-silicon . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Support vector machine based voice activity detection . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Multilevel optimization of speech coding algorithms for modern DSP architectures . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Simulation of Arabic phoneme identification through spectrographic analysis . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Design of silicon IP cores for biorthogonal wavelet transforms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Improved factorization for sample rate conversion in software defined radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Design and FPGA implementation of a 2nd order adaptive delta sigma modulator with one bit quantization . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Advanced Intelligent Computing Theories and Application, with Aspects of Theoretical and Methodological Issue . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Continuous Arabic speech segmentation using fft spectrogram . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Performance improvement in motion estimation of Dirac wavelet based video codec . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Efficient scheme for motion estimation and block size mode selection in H. 264 . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). FPGA design for statistics-inspired approximate sum-of-squared-error computation in multimedia applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Architectural optimizations for software-based MPEG4 video encoder . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Wavelet packet transforms for system-on-chip applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid design of discrete orthonormal wavelet transforms using silicon IP components . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Efficient computation of correlation coefficient using negative reference in template matching applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). FPGA based bandwidth adjustable all digital direct frequency synthesizer . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Arabic phoneme identification using conventional and concurrent neural networks in non native speakers . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Design and implementation of a hardware divider in finite field . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Web Based Portal for Capacity Building of Development Sector Enterprises in Pakistan . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid VLSI design of biorthogonal wavelet transform cores . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). FPGA-based Implementation of Efficient Sample Rate Conversion for Software Defined Radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Superscalar architecture design for high performance DSP operations . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Programmable IF architecture for multi-standard software defined radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). A hybrid multi-layered speaker independent Arabic phoneme identification system . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Architecture component and method for performing discrete wavelet transforms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Design and implementation of an ML decoder for tail-biting convolutional codes . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). High performance fine grained dynamic power estimation technique for multilevel caches using architectural simulator-Imperas . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Teaching and research in FPGA based Digital Signal Processing using Xilinx System Generator . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Survey of Dirac: A Wavelet Based Video Codec for Multiparty Video Conferencing and Broadcasting . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Open source wavelet based video conferencing system using SIP . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Architecture level design space exploration of superscalar processor for multimedia applications . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Memory Efficient VLSI Architecture for QCIF to VGA Resolution Conversion . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Power aware design of superscalar architecture for high performance DSP operations . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). DSP implementation of concurrent GSM and CDMA modems for software defined radios . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Chip design for high-performance DSP . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Stochastic model based dynamic power estimation of microprocessor using Imperas simulator . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Improved low power scheduler for OSS-7: An open source DASH7 stack . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Pipelined phase accumulator using han carlson adders and reduced pre-skewing flip-flops for DDFS . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). I-LEACH: energy-efficient routing protocol for monitoring of irrigation canals . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). FIR filter implementation through Speculative Sub-Expression Sharing in image data . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Framework for performance analysis of RTOS-enabled embedded systems on FPGA . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Memory and architectural optimizations for soft video encoders . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Virtual classroom environment using low bandwidth PSTN . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Akiyoshi, Masanori 203 Andrade, Javier 183 Ares, Juan 183 Awais, Mian Muhammad 155 . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Computationally efficient fine grained scalability for low bit rate video coding . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Intelligent Computing in Signal Processing-Arabic Phoneme Identification Using Conventional and Concurrent Neural Networks in Non Native Speakers . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Reconfigurable SOC Platforms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Real-time Implementation of G. 729A Speech Codec on Media Processor Architectures . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Performance evaluation of advanced features of H. 26L video coding standard . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). VLSI design and implementation of 2-D Inverse Discrete Wavelet Transform . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid silicon design of discrete orthonormal wavelet transforms based algorithms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Rapid design of discrete orthonormal wavelet transforms . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). ARCHITECTURAL OPTIMIZATIONS FOR SOFTWARE- BASED MPEG4 VIDEO ENCODER (MonPmPO4) . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Akiyoshi, Masanori 203 Andrade, Javier 183 Ares, Juan 183 . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Shahab M Baqai . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). LUMS School of Science and Engineering . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Sadaf N awaz . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). A Flexible Approach to High Level Simulation of Complex System-on-Chip . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). A Configurable Platform for Simulating Multiprocessor Based System-on-Chip . ,
      • Masud, S. .(1999). Signal Processing Corrections to `Area-and Power-Efficient Design of Daubechies Wavelet Transforms Using Folded AIQ Mapping´................................................................. S.-C. Lai, Y.-P. Yeh, and S.-F. Lei 511 Nonlinear Circuits and Systems On Sampled-Data Control for Master-Slave Synchronization of Chaotic Lur´e Systems... W.-H. Chen, Z. Wang, and X. Lu 515 . ,
    • Journal Articles
      • Masud, S. A Framework for Code-Level Power Estimation of Embedded Soft-Core Processors . IET Journal Computers and Digital Techniques , IET, UK
      • Masud, S. I-LEACH: Energy Efficient Routing Protocol for Monitoring of Irrigation Canals . Computers and Electronics in Agriculture , Elsevier
    • Conference Papers
      • Masud, S. .(2014). System-level Power Estimation for Embedded Processors . German Embedded Systems Symposium , Forum Funktionale Sicherheit
TitleSemesterCode
Senior Project IFall Semester 2014-151401
Digital System DesignFall Semester 2014-151401
Digital System Design LabFall Semester 2014-151401
Master's Thesis IIFall Semester 2014-151401
Senior Project IISpring Semester 2014-151402
VLSI DesignSpring Semester 2014-151402
Independent StudySpring Semester 2014-151402
Advance Digital Signal ProcessingSpring Semester 2014-151402
Senior Project IFall Semester 2015-161501
Digital System DesignFall Semester 2015-161501
Digital System Design LabFall Semester 2015-161501
Master's Thesis IFall Semester 2015-161501
Senior Project IISpring Semester 2015-161502
Master's Thesis IISpring Semester 2015-161502
Master's Thesis IFall Semester 2016-171601
Master's Thesis IIFall Semester 2016-171601
Master's Thesis IISpring Semester 2016-171602
  • Past Courses
    TitleSemesterCode
    Computer Organisation & Assembly LanguageSpring Qtr 2003-04303
    Computer Organisation & Assembly LanguageSummer Qtr 2003-04304
    Principles of Digital Audio and VideoAutumn Qtr 2004-05401
    Digital System DesignAutumn Qtr 2004-05401
    Digital LogicWinter Qtr 2004-05402
    Digital Logic LabWinter Qtr 2004-05402
    Digital LogicSpring Qtr 2004-05403
    Digital Logic LabSpring Qtr 2004-05403
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSpring Qtr 2004-05403
    Digital System DesignAutumn Qtr 2005-06501
    Digital LogicWinter Qtr 2005-06502
    Electronic SystemsWinter Qtr 2005-06502
    Doctoral Research ThesisWinter Qtr 2005-06502
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSpring Qtr 2005-06503
    Real-time DSP LaboratorySummer Qtr 2005-06504
    Doctoral Research ThesisAutumn Qtr 2006-07601
    VLSI Implementation of DSP AlgorithmsAutumn Qtr 2006-07601
    Digital Signal ProcessingWinter Qtr 2006-07602
    Digital System DesignWinter Qtr 2006-07602
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSpring Qtr 2006-07603
    MS Independent StudySpring Qtr 2006-07603
    Electronic SystemsSummer Qtr 2006-07604
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    VSLI DesignAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Digital Signal ProcessingWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Digital System DesignWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Electronic SystemsSpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Independent Study ISummer Qtr 2007-08704
    Master's ProjectSummer Qtr 2007-08704
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSummer Qtr 2007-08704
    MS Independent StudyAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Digital System DesignAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    VLSI Implementation of DSP AlgorithmsAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Master's ProjectAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Digital Signal ProcessingWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    MS Independent StudyWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Master's ProjectWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    MS Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Master's ProjectSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Master's Thesis ISpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Master's ProjectSummer Qtr 2008-09804
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSummer Qtr 2008-09804
    MS Independent StudyFall Semester 2009-10901
    Master's ProjectFall Semester 2009-10901
    Digital System DesignFall Semester 2009-10901
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchFall Semester 2009-10901
    Circuits 1Fall Semester 2009-10901
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2009-10901
    Master's ProjectSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSpring Semester 2009-10902
    VLSI DesignSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Embedded SystemsSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Advanced Computer ArchitectureSummer Semester 2009-10903
    MS Independent StudySummer Semester 2009-10903
    Master's ProjectSummer Semester 2009-10903
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSummer Semester 2009-10903
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchSummer Semester 2009-10903
    Independent StudySummer Semester 2009-10903
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2010-111001
    Digital System DesignFall Semester 2010-111001
    Doctoral Thesis ResearchFall Semester 2010-111001
    Electrical WorkshopFall Semester 2010-111001
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2010-111002
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2010-111002
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Embedded SystemsSpring Semester 2010-111002
    Electrical WorkshopSpring Semester 2010-111002
    Senior Project IISummer Semester 2010-111003
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2011-121101
    Digital System DesignFall Semester 2011-121101
    Master's ProjectFall Semester 2011-121101
    Electrical WorkshopFall Semester 2011-121101
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2011-121102
    VLSI DesignSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2012-131201
    Digital System DesignFall Semester 2012-131201
    MS Thesis IFall Semester 2012-131201
    Electrical WorkshopFall Semester 2012-131201
    Digital System Design LabFall Semester 2012-131201
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2012-131202
    Master's Thesis IISpring Semester 2012-131202
    VLSI DesignSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Electrical WorkshopSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Senior Project ISummer Semester 2012-131203
    Senior Project IISummer Semester 2012-131203
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2013-141301
    Digital System DesignFall Semester 2013-141301
    Independent StudyFall Semester 2013-141301
    Digital System Design LabFall Semester 2013-141301
    Engineering LaboratoryFall Semester 2013-141301
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2013-141302
    VLSI DesignSpring Semester 2013-141302
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2013-141302
    Master's Thesis ISpring Semester 2013-141302
    Engineering LaboratorySpring Semester 2013-141302
    Engineering LaboratorySummer Semester 2013-141303