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Jawwad Nasar Chattha is currently in later stages of his Phd from LUMS in Electrical Engineering. His research area involves exploring cooperative communication techniques for Wireless Networks. He completed his Masters from Virginia Tech (USA) focused on selfish behavior of Ad-hoc Networks. He did his undergrad in Electrical Engineering from UET Lahore, Pakistan.

Academic Experience
Mar 2017 – Present Senior Lecturer
Namal College, Mianwali, Pakistan
Aug 2014 – Dec 2014 Teaching Fellow
Lahore University of Management and Sciences (LUMS),Lahore, Pakistan
Aug 2015 – Dec 2015 Assistant Professor
University of Management and Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan
Sept 2010 – Aug 2013 Graduate Research Assistant
Advanced Research Institute (ARI), Virginia Tech, Arlington VA, USA
Industrial Experience
Nov 2009 – Aug 2010 Consultant for Qualcomm Inc.
San Diego, California, USA
Aug 2008 – Dec 2008 System Test Engineer for Qualcomm Inc.
San Diego, California, USA
Jan 2006 – Dec 2006 Operations Engineer at Mobilink
Lahore, Pakistan
Education Summary
2011 – 2017 Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan
Ph.D (Electrical Engineering)
2007 – 2009 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA
M.S. (Electrical Engineering)
2002 – 2005 University of Engineering and Technology Lahore (UET), Lahore, Pakistan
B.S. (Electrical Engineering)
Journal Publications
  • J. N. Chattha, M. Uppal, “Layered Multiplexed-Coded Relaying in Wireless Multicast Using QAM Transmissions,” IEEE Communications Letters, 2016.
  • K. Mazher U. Farooq, J. N. Chattha and M. Uppal, “A Practical Layered Multiplexed-Coded Relaying Scheme for Wireless Multicast,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, (Under Review)
  • J. N. Chattha, M. Uppal, “Hybrid Relay-Aided Non-orthogonal Multiple Access through Noisy Network Coding and Decode Forward,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, 2016. (In Preparation)
Conference Publications
  • J. N. Chattha, M. Uppal, “Relay-Aided Non-orthogonal Multiple Access with Noisy Network Coding,” Communications (ICC), 2017 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2017.
  • I. Ullah, F. Ud-Din, J. N. Chattha, and M. Uppal, “Compress-and-Forward Relaying: Prototyping and Experimental Evaluation using SDRs,” Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC)-Fall, Montreal, Canada, September 2016.
  • K Mazher, F Javed, U. B. Farooq, J. N. Chattha, M Uppal, “Layered Multiplexed-Coded Relaying: Design and Experimental Evaluation,” IEEE Global Communications Conference, 2015.
  • V. Srivastava, A. B. Hilal, M. S. Thompson, J. N. Chattha, A. B. MacKenzie, L. A. DaSilva, “Characterizing mobile ad hoc networks the maniac challenge experiment,” WINTECH, 2008, pp. 65-72.
Electricity and Magnetism
Communication Systems