Graduate Students

Dr. Peter He

Mudassar Liaq (Ph.D. student)

M. Liaq completed his Masters degree from Jeju National University (South Korea) in Computer Engineering from Machine Learning Lab in the fall session of 2019. Thereafter, he worked for J.AI Labs(South Korea) as Data and Optimization Engineer for over thirteen months before starting his PhD studies at Lakehead University. Prior to his MS he had already worked in industry for 3 years ( with Chanasi, Afiniti) after completing his Bachelor's in Computer Science from National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan. His research interests include Wireless Networks, and application of Machine Learning in Networks ( Particularly in Wireless Networks).

Muhammad Omair Butt (Ph.D. student)

Reda Khalid (MASc student)

R. Khalid received BEng (hons.) Electronic Telecommunications and Internet Engineering with first class honors from University of Bradford, UK in 2014. She worked as software developer and solutions consultant in Reva Solutions, one of the leading providers of enterprise content management solutions, for 5 years. She is currently pursuing MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Lakehead University. Her research interests are wireless networks and Internet of things.

Sana Sharif (MASc student)

Sana is a Computer Engineer, she did her bachelors from Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan and Masters in Computer Engineering from NUST, Pakistan. She worked as a DBA (Data Base Administrator) for an Auto company in Saskatchewan for 3 years. She is co-author in two conference papers published in SPIE. She is currently pursuing MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Lakehead University. Her research interests are Wireless communication, Computer Networking and Image Processing.

Muhammad Adnan Qadir (MASc student)

M. A. Qadir is an Electrical Engineer with a research interest in wireless networks and worked on a project, wireless power transfer by using high power laser during my undergraduate research. Currently pursuing my Masters of Electrical Engineering at Lakehead University Canada, also working under great supervision and group with the research of Wireless networks and 5G devices.


  • Shamim Taimoor (MASc), "Holistic resource management in UAV-assisted wireless networks," 2022-2022.

  • Sajid Goria (Undergraduate), "Radio resource management in aerial connectivity," Lakehead University (NSERC USRA), 2021.

  • Dr. Lilatul Ferdouse, "Portable water treatment system" IURC/Tri-University Partnership Research, Thompson Rivers University, 2021.

  • Megan Rouault (Undergraduate), "UAV-assisted wireless networks," Thompson Rivers University, 2020.

  • Ahmed Haroon (Undergraduate), "Blockchain-enabled IoT platform for food supply chain," Thompson Rivers University, 2019.

  • Lewis Nkenyereye (Visiting Professor), Thompson Rivers University, 2019.