Research Projects

The current focus of the SysLab team is to develop solutions and solve research problems related to many emerging topics in computer science and distributed/parallel systems. The continuous growth of Big data systems and evolution of NewSQL systems have highlighted many opportunities and applications. Similarly, advancements in Software defined Networking, Internet of Things, Cloud, Deep learning and Big data have opened corridors of research for a smarter Planet. The SysLab team is working on numerous possibilities.

Current Projects
Phd Students:
  1. Big data for smart city
  2. SDN for Smart City
  3. SDN and GPUs
  4.  BIg Data GPUs
  5. Big Data Security
MS Students:
  1. Azfar Niaz (Big Data Analytics)
  2. Sandesh Kumar (Streaming on GPUs)
  3. Sohaib Husaib (Lifi)
  4. Android Security ( Ms. Lareb Usman )
  5. SDN ( Ms. Hafiza Maryam )
BS Students:
  1. Incorporating RDMA based data transfer for multi node GPU (Mr. Ahsan Shahid Masood, Mr. M.Rafique Abid, Mr. Noman Ejaz Siddiqui, and Mr. Talha Ansar)
  2.  Malwar​e detection using deep learning (Mr. M.Haris Khan, Mr. Ahmed Khan, and Mr. Aleeya Shah)
  3. Self driving car using GPUs (Mr. Huzaifa Mansoor, Mr. Hussain Mustafa, Mr. Pawan Kumar, and Mr. Ravendhar Lalwani)
  4.  Smart Traffic Management (Mr. Saif-ur-Rahman, Mr. Maaz Ansari, Mr. Usama Alavi)
Previous Projects:
  1. Heterogeneous Volunteer Computing
  2. BGP Prefix Hijacking using Comparative Analysis
  3. A Backfill Based Scheduler with Job Running Time Predictor For Heterogeneous GPU Clusters
  4. Multi-threaded Implementation of Data Stream Processing Framework on GPUs
  5. Health Quest
  6. RCSDN: Resilient Controller Software Defined Network
  7. A comparative Analysis of Abstract Text Summarization
  8. Resource Manager for MapReduce Based Heterogeneous GPU Cluster
  9. GPU-Based firewall
  10. Signature-based pattern matching using GPUs
  11. XFast Pro
  12. Vdrive
  13. ClickSafe
  14. Cloud Security
  15. Advancements in Hadoop
  16. Botnet Mitigation
  17. Android Security
  18. Browser Security
  19. Volunteer computing for Mobile
  20. Virtual Machines on Cloud
  21. Fuzzy Clustering of Web Documents using Hadoop
  22. Nano Data Centers
  23. Cloud Simulator
  24. Botnets
  25. Light weight Hadoop
  26. Collaborative Computing
  27. Droid Cloud
  28. Data Intensive Cloud Computing
  29. Internet Privacy

Last Updated: November 2017