Dr. Zahid Halim

Position

Assistant Professor

Education

PhD (CS), NUCES, Islamabad (2010),
MS (CS), NUCES, Islamabad (2007)
BS(CS), University of Peshawar (2005)

Contact

+92 (051) 111 128 128 Ext. 268
zahid.halim@nu.edu.pk
Home Page:    http://ming.org.pk/zahid.htm
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Dr. Zahid Halim is Assistant Professor of Department Computer Science in National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad. He is HEC approved PhD Supervisor. His areas of intrest are omputational Intelligence and Data Mining.
  • Local Arrangement Chair IEEE 6th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Islamabad, Pakistan, October 18-19, 2010
  • Public Relations Co-Chair IEEE 5th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET), Islamabad, Pakistan, October 19-20, 2009
  • Consultancy for Game AI (Moobila Pakistan Pvt. Ltd Islamabad)
  • Youngest PhD in CS, indigenously produced by Pakistan (2010)
  • Academic Experience

    Teaching

  • 3 Year teaching experience in FAST Islamabad
  • Taught Courses

  • Computer Programming
  • Data Mining
  • Data Structures
  • Areas of Interests

  • Computational Intelligence
  • Data Mining
  • Books and Chapters

  • [Book] Zahid Halim and Rauf Baig, "Experiments in Automated Generation of Games, Basics, Concepts and Methods", LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG. ISBN:3843360243.
  • 2.[Book Chapter] Zahid Halim and Rauf Baig, "Evolutionary Algorithms towards Generating Entertaining Games", Next Generation Data Technologies for Collective Computational Intelligence, Studies in Computational Intelligence Series, Springer, 2011.
  • Journal Paper(s)

  • Zahid Halim and A. Rauf Baig , " Evolutionary Search in the Space of Rules for Creation of New Two-Player Board Games", IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games, [ISSN: 1943-068X]. (under review)
  • Zahid Halim, A. Rauf Baig and Hasan Mujtaba, "Evolutionary Search for Entertainment in Games", Intelligent automation and Soft Computing, [ISSN: 10798587], (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.462). (accepted, yet to publish)
  • Kashif Zafar, Rauf Baig, Nabeel Bukhari and Zahid Halim, "Route planning and optimization of route using Simulated ant agent system", Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers, Vol.20, No.30, May 2011. [ISSN: 1793-6454; ISI – SCI - Impact Factor JCR 2008: 0.264]. (accepted, yet to publish)
  • Zahid Halim, Ali Nizami, Mutahir Javed, Samir Anwar, Mobin Mukhtar and A. Rauf Baig, "Dynamic Content Generation for Platform Game", International Journal of Computer Mathematics, [ISSN: 1819-4966] , (SCI, Impact Factor: 0.546). (accepted, yet to publish)
  • Zahid Halim, A. Rauf Baig, Hasan Mujtaba, Samir A. Butt, Ali Nizami, Mutahir Javed, Mobin Mukhtar and Kashif Zafar, "Entertaining level generation for platform games", International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Vol.7, No.8, August 2011. [ISSN: 1349-4198; ISI – SCI - Impact Factor 2009: 2.932]. (accepted, yet to publish)
  • Hasan Mujtaba, Rauf Baig, Zahid Halim and Amjad Iqbal , “Self-Motivated and Task-Oriented, Multi-Dimensional Learning in a Dynamic and Uncertain Environment without Human intervention”, International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, Vol.7, No.4, April 2011. [ISSN: 1349-4198; ISI – SCI - Impact Factor 2009: 2.932]. (accepted, yet to publish)
  • Atif Aftab Ahmed Jilani, Muhammad Usman, Zahid Halim, "Comparative study for Model Transformation in Model Driven Architecture", Universal Journal of Computer Sciences and Engineering Technology, October 2010.
  • Zahid Halim, A. Rauf Baig and Hasan Mujtaba , “Measuring Entertainment And Automatic Generation Of Entertaining Games”, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010, pp.92–107 [ISSN: 2042-3217].
  • Zahid Halim, A. Rauf Baig and Hasan Mujtaba, “Evolutionary Strategy based automated board based game generation”, ICIC Express Letters, Part B: Applications, Vol.1, No.2, December 2010. [ISSN: 2185-2766].
  • Hasan Mujtaba, Rauf Baig, Amjad Iqbal and Zahid Halim, “Automated Game Learning”, ICIC Express Letters, Part B: Applications, , Vol.1, No.1, September 2010. [ISSN: 2185-2766].
  • Zahid Halim, M. Fazal-ur-Rehman and A. Rauf Baig, “Evolution of Entertainment in Computer Games”, International Journal of Computer Applications, Volume 3 – No.9, July 2010, [ISSN:0975-8887].
  • Conference

  • Shafiq ur Rehman, Zahid Halim, Adeel Hashmi, Zeshan Nawaz and Muhammad Fahim , "Classifying Of Electroencephalographic Data a Rhythmic Model", International Conference on Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Venice, Italy, November 24-26, 2010.
  • Sameer Qayyum, Shaheer Mansoor, Adeel Khalid, Khushbakht, Zahid Halim and A.Rauf Baig, "Fraudulent Call Detection for Mobile Networks", IEEE International Conference on Information and Emerging Technologies, Karachi, Pakistan, June 14-16, 2010.
  • 3.Shafiq ur Rehman, Zahid Halim and Farhan Rafique, "Frequent Itemsets through Bayesian Network Modeling" , International Conference On Computer, Electrical, And Systems Science, And Engineering, Rome, Italy, April 28-30, 2010.
  • Zahid Halim and A. Rauf Baig, "Towards Evolutionary Game Generation", International Arab Conference on Information Technology, Sana'a, Yemen, December 15-17, 2009.
  • Zahid Halim, A. Rauf Baig and Salabat Khan, "Modular Indoor Games: A Hybrid of Video and Outdoor Games", International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering (CiSE), Wuhan, China, December 11-13, 2009.
  • Zahid Halim and A. Rauf Baig, “Automatic Generation of Interesting Games”, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Computer Science and Its Applications (CSA 2009), Jeju Island, Korea, December 10-12, 2009.
  • Shafiq ur Rehman, Naveed Ejaz, Zahid Halim and Jan E Alam, "Artificial Neural Network Based Software Defect Prediction", International Conference On Computer, Electrical, And Systems Science, And Engineering, Venice, Italy, October 28-30, 2009.
  • Syed Salman Ahmed, Zahid Halim, Rauf Baig and Nusrat Habib, "Association Rule Mining Towards Business Solution", 1st National Conference On Security Computing & Communication, Kohat, Pakistan, 23-25 May, 2008.
  • Muhammad Aniq, Zahid Halim and Rauf Baig, "MST and SFMST based Clustering", 1st National Conference On Security Computing & Communication, Kohat, Pakistan, 23-25 May, 2008.
  • Shariq Bashir, Zahid Halim and Rauf Baig, “Mining Fault-Tolerant Frequent Patterns using Pattern Growth Approach”, 6th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA-08),Doha, Qatar, March 31 - April 4, 2008.
  • Syed Salman Ahmed, Zahid Halim, Rauf Baig, and Shariq Bashir, “Web Content Mining: A Solution to Consumer’s Product Hunt”, International Conference on Computer, Electrical, and Systems Science, and Engineering, Cairo, Egypt, February 06-08, 2008.
  • Zahid Halim, Rauf Baig, Shariq Bashir “Temporal Patterns Analysis in EEG Data using Sonification”, First IEEE International Conference on Information and Emerging Technologies, Karachi, Pakistan, 6-7 July, 2007.
  • Zahid Halim, Rauf Baig, Shariq Bashir “Classifying EEG data based on Rhythms Extraction Technique”, (NCICT-2007) National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies, Bannu, Pakistan ,9th June, 2007.
  • Zahid Halim, Rauf Baig, Shariq Bashir “Sonification: A Novel Approach towards Data Mining”, Second IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, Peshawar, Pakistan, 13th -14th November, 2006 .