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Dr. Wasif Naeem PhD, MSc, BE, FHEA
Senior Lecturer
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Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4066
E-mail: w dot naeem at qub dot ac dot uk
Recent Publications





Work Experience

  • Senior Lecturer, Energy, Power and Intelligent Control, QUB (2016 to date)
  • Lecturer, Intelligent Systems and Control, QUB (2007 to date)
  • Research Fellow in Autonoums Vehicle Control, School of Engineering, University of Plymouth, UK (2005 - 2007)
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia (1999 - 2001)
  • Research and Development Engineer, Laser Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd., Pakistan (1998 - 1999)

Research Interests

  • Control algorithms development for unmanned systems including robotics
  • Collision avoidance strategies for unmanned aerial and marine vehicles with emphasis on standardised procedures
  • System identification and modelling of electro-mechanical systems

Research Funding

Professional Activities and Memberships

Awards / Achievements

  • Michael Richey medal by the Royal Institute of Navigation for authoring the best journal paper published in the Journal of Navigation in 2007 (details)
  • Denny Medal by the Institute of Marine Engineering Science and Technology (IMarEST) for authoring the best journal paper published in the Journal of Marine Science and Environment in 2004.
  • Fully funded EPSRC studentship to pursue a PhD program at the University of Plymouth
  • Fully funded by IMarEST, UK to present an invited paper at the World Maritime Technology Conference in San Francisco in 2003
  • Research and Teaching Assistantship at KFUPM

PGR Supervision

  • Sable Campbell (Marine Collision Avoidance)
  • Steven Byrne (Cooperative Control of Robotic Manipulators)
  • Sookyen Lau aka Lesley (Formation Control Algorithms for Unmanned Vehicles)
  • Ziqi Yang aka Wallace

Past Students

  • Aolei Yang aka Bert (Formation Control Algorithms for UAVs)
  • Okechukwu Ihemadu aka Okey (Intelligent Simultaneous Localisation and Mapping)

Dr W Naeem: Google Scholar Citation Report