Faculty Umer Asgher

Umer Asgher

Assistant Professor
  • School of Interdisciplinary Engineering & Sciences
  • 0515444447
Summary

Academic Background
PhD (Artificial Intelligence and Brain computer Interface ) NUST, Islamabad September 08, 2014 - September 21, 2020
Honours and Awards
Publications
The application of Fuzzy Delphi Method for evaluating biopsychosocial factors for prioritization of patients June 05, 2023 Hassan Sikandar Rana, Muhammad Umer, Uzma Hassan, Umer Asgher, Faheem Qaisar Jamal, Afshan Naseem, Nadeem Ehsan, IISE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering - Pages 1-14
Cerebellar connectome alterations and associated genetic signatures in multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder May 27, 2023 Yuping Yang, Junle Li , Ting Li, Zhen Li, Zhizheng Zhuo, Xuemei Han, Yunyun Duan, Guanmei Cao, Fenglian Zheng , Decai Tian, Xinli Wang, Xinghu Zhang, Kuncheng Li, Fuqing Zhou, Muhua Huang, Yuxin Li, Haiqing Li, Chun Zeng, Ningnannan Zhang, Jie Sun, Chunshui Yu, Fudong Shi, Umer Asgher, Nils Muhlert, Yaou Liu , Jinhui Wang, Journal of Translational Medicine - Volume 21, Article Number: 352
Recognition of Children’s Facial Expressions Using Deep Learned Features May 26, 2023 Unqua Laraib, Arsalan Shaukat, Rizwan Ahmed Khan, Zartasha Mustansar, Muhammad Usman Akram, Umer Asgher, Electronics - Volume: 12 Issue: 11, Article Number:2416
Application of fuzzy TOPSIS for prioritization of patients on elective surgeries waiting list - A novel multi-criteria decision-making approach April 09, 2023 Hassan Sikandar Rana, Muhammad Umer, Uzma Hassan, Umer Asgher, Fabián Silva-Aravena, Nadeem Ehsan, Decision Making: Applications in Management and Engineering - Volume 6(1), Pages 603-630
Application of hybrid SFLA-ACO algorithm and CAM softwares for optimization of drilling tool path problems January 20, 2023 Nasir Mehmood , Muhammad Umer, Umer Asgher, SN Applied Sciences - Volume 5, Issue 2, Article Number 61
Multi-Hole Drilling Tool Path Planning and Cost Management through Hybrid SFLA-ACO Algorithm for Composites and Hybrid Materials December 02, 2022 Nasir Mehmood , Muhammad Umer, Umer Asgher, Journal of Composites Science - Volume 6, Issue 12, Article Number 364
Application of hybrid SFLA and ACO algorithm to omega plate for drilling process planning and cost management September 30, 2022 Nasir Mehmood , Muhammad Umer, Umer Asgher, Archives for Technical Sciences - Volume 26(1), Pages 1-12
A novel multi-criteria decision-making approach for prioritization of elective surgeries through formulation of “weighted MeNTS scoring system” August 01, 2022 Hassan Sikandar Rana, Muhammad Umer, Uzma Hassan, Umer Asgher, Heliyon - Volume 8, Issue 8, Article Number e10339
Novel fNIRS study on homogeneous symmetric feature-based transfer learning for brain–computer interface February 24, 2022 Khurram Khalil, Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, Scientific Reports - Volume 12, Issue 1, Article Number 3198
Motor Training Using Mental Workload (MWL) With an Assistive Soft Exoskeleton System: A Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Study for Brain–Machine Interface (BMI) March 18, 2021 Umer Asgher, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Muhammad Hamza Asif Nizami , Muhammad Hamza Asif Nizami, Khurrum Khalil, Riaz Ahmad, Yasar Ayaz, Noman Naseer, Frontiers in Neurorobotics - Volume 15, Article Number 605751
A Preliminary Study on Effectiveness of a Standardized Multi-Robot Therapy for Improvement in Collaborative Multi-Human Interaction of Children With ASD June 24, 2020 Sara Baber Sial, Faisal Mehmood, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Yasar Ayaz, Umer Asgher, Haleema Sadia, Ernest Edifor, Raheel Nawaz, IEEE Access - Volume 8, Pages 109466-109474
Enhanced Accuracy for Multiclass Mental Workload Detection Using Long Short-Term Memory for Brain-Computer Interface June 23, 2020 Umer Asgher, Khurram Kahlil, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Riaz Ahmad, Shahid Ikram Ullah Butt, Yasar Ayaz, Noman Naseer, Salman Nazir, Frontiers in Neuroscience - Volume 14, Article Number: 584
Assessment and Classification of Mental Workload in the Prefrontal Cortex (PFC) using Fixed-Value Modified Beer-Lambert Law October 01, 2019 Umer Asgher, RIAZ AHMAD, Noman Naseer, Yasar Ayaz, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Muhammad Kamal Amjad, IEEE Access - Volume 7, Pages 143250-143262
Recent Research Trends in Genetic Algorithm based Flexible Job Shop Scheduling Problems February 28, 2018 Muhammad Kamal Amjad, Shahid Ikramullah Butt, Rubeena Kousar, Riaz Ahmad, Mujtaba Hassan Agha, Zhang Faping, Naveed Anjum, Umer Asgher, Mathematical Problems in Engineering - Article Number 9270802, 32 pages
Intelligent Machine Vision based Modeling and Positioning System in Sand Casting Process February 08, 2017 Shahid Ikramullah Butt, Umer Asgher, Umar Mushtaq, Riaz Ahmad, Faping Zhang, Yasar Ayaz, Mohsin Jamil, Muhammad Kamal Amjad, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering - Volume 2017, Article Number 3192672
Computational fluid dynamics for the nordic combined skiing jump October 07, 2015 Nicolas Gardan, J. Laheurte, E. Gouy, Nilanjan Dey, E. Abdi, Umer Asgher, M. A Choukou, A. Schneider, R. Taiar, Series on Biomechanics - Volume 29, No. 2-3, Pages 31-38
Environmental Impact Assessment for an Industrial Solid Waste Deposit Located in Constanta Harbour May 01, 2015 Octavian Valerian Bold, Roland Iosif Moraru, Janusz Grabara, Umer Asgher, Annals of Faculty Engineering Hunedoara - International Journal of Engineering - Volume 13, No. 2, Pages 61-67,
Conferences
Socio-Cultural Factors of Industrial Workers in Low-Middle Income Countries (LMIC): Pilot Study July 20, 2023 - July 24, 2023 Umer Asgher, Sara Ali, Yasar Ayaz, Sofia Scataglini, Salman Nazir, Usama Rashed, Ellie Abdi, Fahad Iqbal Khawaja, Redha Taiar, José Arzola-Ruiz, 14th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2023) and the Affiliated Conferences
Barriers in the Implementation of Effective Intelligent Knowledge Management in the Pakistani Organizations September 23, 2022 - September 24, 2022 Amna Zia, Umer Asgher, 2022 International Conference on Emerging Trends in Smart Technologies, ICETST 2022
Image Classification for Project-based Learning to Differentiate Diagrams and Figures July 24, 2022 - July 28, 2022 Asmara Safdar, Sara Ali, Muhammad Sajid, Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Affiliated Conferences
Personality Prediction in Human-Robot-Interaction (HRI) July 24, 2022 - July 28, 2022 Anum Jaffer, Sara Ali, Khawaja Fahad Iqbal , Yasar Ayaz, Muhammad Sajid, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2022
A Chain-Driven Live Roller Mechanism for Loading and Unloading Packages on Autonomous Mobile Robots in Warehouses July 24, 2022 - July 28, 2022 Muhamad Ammar, Muhammad Moeed Ahmed, Muhammad Abdullah Younas, Khezar Qayyum, Khawaja Fahad Iqbal , Sara Ali, Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2022
Novel Approach for Sensing the Humanoid Hand Finger Position Using Non-contact TMR Sensor July 24, 2022 - July 28, 2022 Saeed Iqbal, Shahid Nawaz Khan, Muhammad Sajid, Sara Ali, Khawaja Fahad Iqbal , Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) 2022
Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Approach for the Optimal Generation and Selection of Batches Destination Options in Steel Making Factories July 25, 2021 - July 29, 2021 Denis-Joaquín Zambrano-Ortiz, José Arzola-Ruiz, Rosa-Mariuxi Litardo-Velásquez, Umer Asgher, AHFE Conferences on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, and Cognitive Computing and Internet of Things
Detection of Subject Attention in an active environment through Facial Expressions using Deep Learning Techniques and Computer Vision July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Ahmed Husnain Johar, Imran Malik, Faisal Shafait, Naqash Gerard, Talha Yousuf, Umer Asgher, Adnan Ul Hasan, 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
An Empirical Study on Organizational Socialization and its Relationship with Employees’ Age and the Knowledge Management July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Khurram Khalil, Umer Asgher, Mahmoona Khalil, Kausar Khawaja, Yasar Ayaz, Salman Nazir, Noriyuki Oka, Jose Arzola Ruiz, Advances in Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2020)
Investigation of EEG Correlate in NIRS Signal for BCI July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Ahmed Husnain Johar, Talha Yousaf, Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, Salman Nazir, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Lala Mustafa, Khurram Khalil, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2020)
Organizational Socialization: An Important Factor for Knowledge Creation in Knowledge Based Industrial Organizations and Enterprises July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Khurram Khalil, Umer Asgher, Mahmoona Khalil, Umer Asgher, Kausar Khawaja, Yasar Ayaz, Salman Nazi, Noriyuki Oka, Jose Arzola Ruiz, Muhammad Sajid, Conferences on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, and Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, 2020
Cognitive Computing for Human-Machine Interaction: An IBM Watson Implementation July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Yasar Ayaz, Sara Ali, Muhammad Sajid, Khurram Khalil, Umer Asgher, Riaz Ahmad, Jose Arzola Ruiz, Noriyuki Oka, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
Detection and Prevention of a Malicious Activity in Industrial Federated Cloud Computing Paradigm July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Naqash Gerard, Ahmed Husnain, Umer Asgher, Akash Gerard, Rabia Latif, Waseem Iqbal, Rabia Latif, 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
Mathematical Modeling and Optimization of Downdraft Gasifiers Using Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) and Stochastic Programming Techniques July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Umer Asgher, Jose Arzola Ruiz, E. R. Gutiérrez-Gualotuña, Yasar Ayaz, Muhammad Sajid, Khurram Khalil, Sara Babar, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
A Methodology for Integrating Project Based Learning Outcomes and Attributes via Questionnaire July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Sara Babar, Muhammad Sajid, Yasar Ayaz, Umer Asgher, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Feature Based Comparative Analysis of Online Malware Scanners (OMS) July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Ahmed Husnain Johar, Akash Gerard, Nawal Athar, Umer Asgher, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Efficient Extreme Learning Machine (ELM) Based Algorithm for Electrocardiogram (ECG) Heartbeat Classification July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Khurram Khalid, Umer Asgher, Yasar Ayaz, Riaz Ahmad, Salman Nazir, Sara Babar, Sofia Scataglini, Noriyuki Oka , AHFE Virtual Conferences on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, and Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, 2020
Changes in Prefrontal Cortex and Skeletal Muscle Metabolism Associated with Muscle Fatigue: An FNIRS Study July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Noriyuki Oka, Umer Asgher, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Effect of Paired Stimuli on Joint Attention of Children with ASD July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Sara Ali, Yasar Ayaz, Muhammad Jawad Khan, Faisal Mehmood, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
Multi-level Optimization of Reactive Power Compensation in Industrial Nets with Heuristic Modelling Techniques July 16, 2020 - July 20, 2020 Yasar Ayaz, Muhammad Sajid, Sara Ali, Umer Asgher, Jose Arzola Ruiz, Khurram Khalil, AHFE Virtual Conferences on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, and Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, 2020
Classification of Mental Workload (MWL) using Support Vector Machines (SVM) and Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN) January 29, 2020 - January 30, 2020 Umer Asgher, Khurram Khalil, Yasar Ayaz, Riaz Ahmad, Muhammad Jawad Khan, IEEE International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies (iCoMET)
Novel metaheuristic approach: integration of variables method (IVM) and human-machine interaction for subjective evaluation July 24, 2019 - July 28, 2019 Umer Asgher, Rolando Simeón, Riaz Ahmad, José Arzola-Ruiz, International Conference on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, 2019 and the AHFE International Conference on Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, 2019
Using Adaptive Integration of Variables Algorithm for Analysis and Optimization of 2D Irregular Nesting Problem July 24, 2019 - July 29, 2019 José Arzola-Ruiz, Arlys Michel Lastre-Aleaga, Alexis Cordovés, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, 2019 and the AHFE International Conference on Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, 2019
Modeling and Multi-objective Optimization of Insulating Lining Using Heuristic Technique “Exploration of Variable Codes (EVC)” July 24, 2019 - July 28, 2019 Yasar Ayaz, Sara Ali, Umer Asgher, José Arzola-Ruiz, Riaz Ahmad, Osmel Martínez-Valdés, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics
Cognitive assessment for autistic children using robotic therapy: an fNIRS study October 05, 2018 - October 08, 2018 Sara Ali, Faisal Mehmood, Yasar Ayaz, Noman Naseer, Umer Asgher, Muhammad Jahangeer Qureshi, M. Jawad Khan, The Society for Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy FNIRS 2018
Enhanced classification accuracy using deep learning for mental math: an fNIRS study October 05, 2018 - October 08, 2018 Sara Ali, M. Jawad Khan, Yasar Ayaz, Faisal Mehmood, Noman Naseer, Umer Asgher, Muhammad Jahangeer Qureshi, The Society for Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy FNIRS 2018
Mathematical modeling and process optimization of the radial continuous casting of steel August 27, 2018 - August 29, 2018 José Arzola Ruiz, Yusdel Díaz Hernández, Umer Asgher, Alberto Fiol Zulueta, Thomas Hanne, 6th International Symposium on Computational and Business Intelligence, ISCBI 2018
Novel multi-objective optimization algorithm incorporating decisions factors in design modeling of hydraulic nets July 21, 2018 - July 25, 2018 Jesús Rafael Hechavarría Hernández, José Arzola Ruiz, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Human Factors, Business Management and Society, 2018
Incorporating the cultural and decisions factors in multi-objective optimization of air conditioning conduit design process July 17, 2017 - July 21, 2017 Alexis Cordovés-García, José Arzola-Ruiz, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Cross-Cultural Decision Making
Analyzing various functions of prefrontal cortex (PFC) in decision making via brain imaging techniques July 17, 2017 - July 21, 2017 Umer Asgher, Riaz Ahmad, Yasar Ayaz, Noman Naseer, Liaqat Ali, José Arzola Ruiz, Maureen Kole, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Historical Patterns in Ancient and Contemporary Migration Phenomena in the Mediterranean Area July 26, 2015 - July 30, 2015 Umer Asgher, György Bánhegyi, 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2015) and the Affiliated Conferences, AHFE 2015
Analysis and Modeling of Academia's Collaborative Decision Support System Based on Key Performance Indicators and Degree of Certainty July 26, 2015 - July 30, 2015 Umer Asgher, Romero, Margarida, 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2015) and the Affiliated Conferences, AHFE 2015
Mathematical Modelling of Manufacturing Process Plan, Optimization analysis with Stochastic and DSM modelling Techniques August 03, 2013 - August 04, 2013 ume Asgher, Riaz Ahmad, Shahid Ikram Ullah Butt , International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology (ICMST 2013)
Optimization of a Screw Press using Linear Programming techniques August 03, 2013 - August 04, 2013 Abbas Ihsan, Riaz Ahmad, Umer Asgher, International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology (ICMST 2013)
A Survey of Recent Developments for JSSP and FJSSP Using ACO August 03, 2013 - August 04, 2013 Nasir Mehmood, Umer Asgher, Riaz Ahmad, International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology (ICMST 2013)
Analysis of vendor's satisfaction level and generating an optimized vendor relationship model in public sector organizations of Pakistan October 24, 2012 - October 26, 2012 Umer Asgher, Farooq Akbar, Riaz Ahmad, Aamer Ahmed Baqai, Muhammad Qasim Khan, 2012 World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science, WCECS 2012
Effects of project manager's competency on project success June 02, 2010 - June 05, 2010 Nadeem Ehsan, K. Z. Waheed, Umer Asgher, Muhammad Tahir Nawaz, Ebtisam Mirza, S. Z. Sarwar, 5th IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology, ICMIT2010
Asst Professor College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (CEME), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) September 15, 2021 - February 23, 2022
Adjunct Professor SMME NUST December 04, 2020 - September 15, 2021
Manager Tech National Logistics Cell (NLC) Ministry of Planning ,Development & Special Initiatives February 17, 2018 - September 05, 2021
Temporary Visiting Faculty SADA NUST February 01, 2015 - February 02, 2016
Major (Officer Technical Operations and Engineering management)) Min of Defence October 07, 2004 - August 17, 2018