Dr. Ashfaq Khokhar: Professional Service

Editorial Boards

  1. Associate editor, Journal of Distributed and Parallel Databases, Kluwer Publishers, March 2002 – present
  2. Associate editor, Journal of Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing, John-Wiley, August 2003 – present

Guest Editor Special Issues:

  1. ACM/Springer Verlog Journal of Multimedia Systems, Special Issue on Multimedia Document Management Systems, December 2003.
  2. Journal of Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing, Special Issue on Multimedia Communication over Wireless Networks, call for papers in preparation.

Conference/Workshop Chair

  1. Program Co-Chair, International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 2012.
  2. Program Co-Chair, Mobile Adhoc Sensor Networks Symposium, IEEE Globecom (2009).
  3. Member Steering Committee, IEEE International Conference on Green Computing (2009 – present)
  4. Registration Chair, ACM International Conference on Knowledge and Data Discovery (KDD) (2005)
  5. Proceedings Chair, IEEE Collaborative Systems and Technologies (CST) (2005)
  6. Program Chair, International Workshop on Frontiers of Informational Technology, (2004)
  7. Program Chair, International Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS) (2004)
  8. Program Vice Chair, International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP) (2004)
  9. Program Chair, International Workshop on Frontiers of Informational Technology, (2003)
  10. Tutorials Chair, 9th IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (1995)

Selected Conference/Workshop Program Committee Membership

  1. IEEE Cluster Computing (2010)
  2. IEEE GLOBECOM Wireless Adhoc and Sensor Networks Workshop (2008, 2009, 2010)
  3. IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC) (2008, 2009, 2010)
  4. Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS) (2007, Las Vegas, USA)
  5. International Symposium on Object-oriented Real-time Computing (ISORC) (2005, Seattle, USA)
  6. IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC) (2005, Seoul, Korea)
  7. IEEE GLOBECOM Wireless Ad hoc and Sensor Networks Workshop (2004, Dallas, Texas)
  8. International Symposium on Object-oriented Real-time Computing (ISORC) (2003, Kyoto, Japan)
  9. IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC) (2005, Seoul, Korea)
  10. International Conference on Information Systems and Engineering (ISE) (2003, Montreal, Canada)
  11. International Workshop on Heterogeneous Computing, (HCW) (2003, Niece, France)
  12. International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) (2002, Vienna, Austria)
  13. International Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems (PDCS) (2002, Louisville, Kentucky)
  14. International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (ISRDS)  (2001, New Orleans, Louisiana)
  15. International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) (2000, New York, New York)
  16. IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC) (2000, Los Vegas, Nevada)
  17. Workshop on Advances in Parallel and Distributed Systems (APADS) (1998 , West Lafayette, Indiana)
  18. International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC) (1998 , Madras, India)
  19. International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP) (1998, Minneapolis, Minnesota)
  20. 29th International Symposium on Automotive Technology and Automation (ISATA) (1996, Frankfurt, Germany)
  21. 10th Annual Conference on High Performance Computers (SUPERCAN HPSC) (1996,Ottawa, Canada)
  22. SPIE Symposium on Information, Communication and Computer Technology, Applications and Systems (1995, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  23. 4th IEEE Workshop on Heterogeneous Computing in International Parallel Processing Symposium (1994, Cancun, Mexico)

Peer Reviewer

  1. National Science Foundation
  2. National Institute of Health
  3. Irish Science Foundation
  4. National Academy of Sciences
  5. Qatar National Research Foundation

Journals

  1. Algorithmica
  2. Concurrency: Practice and Experience
  3. IEEE Transactions on Computers
  4. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  5. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
  6. Image and Vision Computing Journal
  7. Information Processing Letters
  8. Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing
  9. Parallel Processing Letters
  10. Software: Practice and Experience

Conferences (Sample Set)

  1. ACM Symposium on Parallel Algorithms and Architectures
  2. IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing
  3. IEEE ICME
  4. IEEE Globecom
  5. IEEE ICASSP
  6. IEEE ICIP

Invited Talks

  • 2016
Keynote Talk, International Conference on Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing, (IWCMC), Tunisia, Cyprus, September, 2016.
  • 2016
Keynote Talk, International Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications (ISNCC), Tunisia, May 2016.
  • 2014
Keynote Talk, The First International Workshop on Recent Advances in WBANs Design and Deployment for Real-time and Healthcare Applications (RA-WERHA 2014), Edmonton, Canada. (September 2014)
  • 2014
Keynote Talk, The 1st IEEE International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM’2014), Algiers, Algeria, March 2014.
  • 2013
Invited Talk, University of Texas, San Antonio, March 2013
  • 2013
Keynote Talk, 5th International Conference on Computer Science & Information Technology, Amman, Jordan, March 2013.
  • 2011
Keynote Talk, Frontier of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, December 2011.
  • 2010
Distinguished Lecture: Queens University, Kingston, Canada, May 13, 2010.
  • 2010
Distinguished Lecture: SUNY Fredonia, NY, March 26, 2010.
  • 2009
Keynote Talk, IEEE Local Computer Networks (LCN), Zurich Switzerland, October 2009.
  • 2007
Keynote Talk, IEEE International Conference on Electrical Engineering, March 2007
  • 2006
Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Technology, Pakistan
  • 2006
Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan, December 2006,
  • 2006
Keynote Talk, International Workshop on Frontiers of Information Technology, December 2006
  • 2005
Purdue University
  • 2004
Air Force Research Labs, Dayton
  • 2004
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 2004
University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Pakistan
  • 2003
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo
  • 2003
National Science Foundation
  • 2002
Sony Corporation, San Jose
  • 2001
Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan
  • 2000
Purdue University, West Lafayette
  • 1999
University of California, San Diego
  • 1998
University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Pakistan
  • 1996
CESDIS, NASA
  • 1994
DIMACS Workshop on Parallel Algorithm Specification, Princeton University
  • 1994
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
  • 1993
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark
  • 1993
DIMACS Workshop on Data Movement in Parallel Machines, Princeton University