Faculty Profile

Dr. Shahid Masud

Professor

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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
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Spring Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis II 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis II 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis I 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Digital System Design Lab 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Digital System Design 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Advance Digital Signal Processing 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 VLSI Design 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Senior Project II 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis II 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Digital System Design Lab 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Digital System Design 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Summer Semester 2013-14 Engineering Laboratory 1303
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Engineering Laboratory 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Master's Thesis I 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 VLSI Design 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project II 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Engineering Laboratory 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Digital System Design Lab 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Digital System Design 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Summer Semester 2012-13 Senior Project II 1203
    Summer Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1203
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Electrical Workshop 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 VLSI Design 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Master's Thesis II 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project II 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Digital System Design Lab 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Electrical Workshop 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 MS Thesis I 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Digital System Design 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 VLSI Design 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project II 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Electrical Workshop 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Master's Project 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Digital System Design 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Senior Project I 1101
    Summer Semester 2010-11 Senior Project II 1003
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Electrical Workshop 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Embedded Systems 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Senior Project II 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Electrical Workshop 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Doctoral Thesis Research 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Digital System Design 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1001
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Master's Project 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 MS Independent Study 903
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Advanced Computer Architecture 903
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Embedded Systems 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 VLSI Design 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Master's Project 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Senior Project I 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Circuits 1 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Digital System Design 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Master's Project 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 MS Independent Study 901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Master's Project 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Doctoral Thesis Research 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Doctoral Thesis Research 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Master's Thesis I 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Master's Project 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 MS Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Advanced Computer Architecture 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Master's Project 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 MS Independent Study 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Digital Signal Processing 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Master's Project 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 VLSI Implementation of DSP Algorithms 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Digital System Design 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 MS Independent Study 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 704
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Master's Project 704
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Independent Study I 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Advanced Computer Architecture 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Electronic Systems 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Digital System Design 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Digital Signal Processing 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 VSLI Design 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 701
    Summer Qtr 2006-07 Electronic Systems 604
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 MS Independent Study 603
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Advanced Computer Architecture 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Digital System Design 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Digital Signal Processing 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 VLSI Implementation of DSP Algorithms 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Doctoral Research Thesis 601
    Summer Qtr 2005-06 Real-time DSP Laboratory 504
    Spring Qtr 2005-06 Advanced Computer Architecture 503
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Doctoral Research Thesis 502
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Electronic Systems 502
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Digital Logic 502
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Digital System Design 501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Advanced Computer Architecture 403
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Digital Logic Lab 403
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Digital Logic 403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Digital Logic Lab 402
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Digital Logic 402
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Digital System Design 401
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Principles of Digital Audio and Video 401
    Summer Qtr 2003-04 Computer Organisation & Assembly Language 304
    Spring Qtr 2003-04 Computer Organisation & Assembly Language 303