Colleges of Information Technology

Babar Shah

Assistant Professor

PhD Wireless and Mobile Communication, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea
MSC Computer Networks, University of Derby, UK
MSC Computer Science, University of Peshawar, Pakistan


Babar Shah is an Assistant Professor in the College of Information Technology at Zayed University. Dr. Babar Shah received his PhD on the topic of energy efficient wireless and mobile communication from Gyeongsang National University, where he studied at the Department of Informatics. He holds two Master degrees, Master in Computer Networks from Derby University, UK (2007) and Master in Computer Science from Peshawar University, Pakistan (2002). Dr. Babar’s research interests center on improving the energy efficiency in Wireless and Mobile networks, Secure Routing Protocols for both WSNs and MANETs, Searching in Peer-to-peer Networks, and Communication in 3D WSNs. He is also interested in other aspects of informatics and has published many articles in this area. Prior to working at Zayed University, he worked as an academic and industry in South Korea, Oman, United Kingdom, Rep of Ireland and Pakistan.

Office: Dubai Academic City, (MF2-00-014)
Phone: +97125 993 231

Teaching Areas

Communication Networks
Information Security
Embedded Distributed System

Research and Professional Activities

Journal Articles

1. Babar Shah, Farkhund Iqbal, Ali Abbas, and Ki-Il Kim “Fuzzy Logic Based Guaranteed Lifetime  Protocol for Real-Time Wireless Sensor Networks”, Sensors journal, 15(8), 2015

2. Chung Jae Lee, Babar Shah and Ki-Il Kim “An Architecture for (m,k)-firm Real-Time Streams in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Wireless Networks, 2015

3. Babar Shah, Farkhund Iqbal, Omar Alfandi and Ki-Il Kim “Efficient Searching and Routing Schemes Based on Fuzzy Logic in Unstructured Mobile Peer-to-Peer Networks”, In press Journal of Multiple- Valued Logic and Soft Computing

4. Babar Shah and Ki-Il Kim “Towards Enhanced Searching Architecture for Unstructured Peer-to-Peer over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks”, Journal of Wireless Personal Communications, 77(2), 2014

5. Babar Shah and Ki-Il Kim “A Survey of Three Dimensional Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, 2014

6. Babar Shah and Ki-Il Kim “A new Real-time and Guaranteed Lifetime Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, 2014

Refereed Conferences Papers

1. Babar Shah, Asad Masood Khattak and Ki-Il Kim “A Fuzzy Logic Scheme for Real-time Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Proc of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Computing Communication and Networking Technologies, USA, 2015

2. BeyoungGil Ku, Asad Masood Khattak, Babar Shah “Smartphone based High-level Context Recognition”, Accepted in 9th International Conference on Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering (MUE-15), Vietnam, 2015

3. Babar Shah and Ki-Il Kim “A Guaranteed Lifetime Scheme for Real-Time Applications in Wireless Sensor Networks” Proc of the 28th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2014), Canada, 2014

4. Babar Shah, Chungjae Lee and Ki-Il Kim “Fuzzy Search Controller in Unstructured Mobile Peer-to-Peer Networks” Submitted to The 12th IEEE International Conference on Embedded Computing (EmbeddedCom 2014), China, 2014