Dr Asiya Khan
Lecturer in Control Systems Engineering
School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)
PGCert , Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (LTHE) 500, University of Plymouth
MSc in Communications, Control and Digital Signal Processing, University of Strathclyde
BEng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Glasgow
Associate Lecturer - Foundation Numerical Techniques
CEng, MIET, IEEE - member
Roles on external bodies
Journal of Marine Engineering & Technology
IET Image Processing
International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing
QoMEX Conference Melbourne Australia
WPMC Conference Brest, France
QoMEX Conference Mechelin Belgium
Special issue on ‘Video communications over wireless networks, IET Journal on Communication.
Special issue on 'Quality of Experience issues in Multimedia Provision' of the Telecommunications Journal.
Control and Intelligent Systems Design (ML)
- Video Quality of Service over wireless networks (WLAN + 3G)
- Multimedia communication and QoS
- Multimedia content
- Full/reduced/no reference methods for objective video quality evaluation
- Subjective video quality evaluation
- Mapping of network (e.g. PER, delay, jitter, etc) and application (e.g. frame rate, send bitrate) parameters to perceived QoS
- Control/Adaptation of video quality
- Control of autonomous vehicles
- Control of autonomous networks
Member of Autonomous Marine Systems (AMS) research group
Research degrees awarded to supervised students
Fourth supervisor for Yogang Singh, "Cooperative Swarm Optimisation of Unmanned Surface Vehicles", completed 2018.
Grants & contracts
Key publications are highlightedJournals
S. Oliver and A. Khan, Design and Evaluation of an Alternative Wheelchair Control System for Dexterity Disabilities, IET Healthcare Technology Letters, vol. 6 issue 4, Aug. 2019.
T. Szyrowski, A. Khan, R. Pemberton, S. K. Sharma, Y. Singh and R. Polvara. "Range Extension for Electromagnetic Detection of Subsea Power and Telecommunication Cables", Journal of Marine Engineering & Technology, 1st July 2019.
Liz Hodgkinson, Asiya Khan andSam Braide Exploring Women’sExperiences of Choosing and Studying Engineering and Navigation: A case study,Gender, Science and Technology, Special issue, June, 2019.
Asif Ali Laghari, Hui He, Rashid Ali Laghari, Asiya Khan, Rahul Yadav, "Cache Performance Optimization of QoC Framework", EAI Endorsed Transactions on Scalable Information Systems, Feb. 2019.
Asif Ali Laghari, HuiHe, Muhammad Shafiq and Asiya Khan, Application of Quality of Experience in Networked Services: Review, Trend &Perspectives", Systemic Practice and Action Research, 2018.
Y. Singh, Sharma, S., Hatton, D., Sutton, R. and Khan, A. "A constrained A* approach towards optimal path planning of an unmanned surface vehicle in a maritime environment containing dynamic obstacles and ocean currents". Ocean Engineering, 169, Pages 187-201, 2018
A. Khan, C. Goh, C-L, Lim & S. Sharma, QoS Assessment and Modelling of Connected Vehicle Network within Internet of Vehicles, Int. Journal in Advances in Software, 2018, no.1 & 2. Invited paper.
A. A. Laghari, H. He, A. Khan, M. Shafiq, Assessment of Quality of Experience (QoE) of Image Compression in Social Cloud Computing, International Journal of Multiagent and Grid Systems, 1-2018, 1-19.
A.Khan, P. Schoenborn and S. Sharma, “The use of clickers in Instrumentation andControl Engineering Education: A Case Study”, European Journal of Engineering Education, 2017.
K.Owa, A. Khan, S. Sharma & R. Sutton, “A non-minimum phase robust non-linearneuro-wavelet predictive control strategy for a quadruple tank process”, Int. J. of ProcessSystems Engineering (IJPSE), 2017.
W. Abed, S. Sharma, R. Sutton and A. Khan, An unmanned marine vehicle thruster fault diagnosis scheme based on OFNDA, Journal of Marine Engineering& Technology, vol. 16, issue 1, 2017
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , QoE Prediction Model and its Application in Video Quality Adaptation over UMTS networks
IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol.14, issue 2 , pp 431-442, April 2012.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Learning Models for Video Quality Prediction over WLAN and UMTS Networks IET Communications, vol.4, issue 12, pp 1389-1403, August 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Emmanuel Jammeh and Emmanuel Ifeachor , QoE-driven Adaptation Scheme for Video Applications over Wireless Networks, IET Communications Special Issue on "Video communications over wireless networks", Vol. 4, No.2, July 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Jose-Oscar Fajardo, Fidel Liberal, Harilaos Koumaras and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Video Quality Prediction Models based on Video Content Dynamics for H.264 Video over UMTS Networks, International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting special issue "IP and Broadcasting Systems Convergence (IPBSC)", Vol. 2010, Article ID 608138, http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijdmb/2010/si.ipbsc.html
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Video Quality Assessment as Impacted by Video Content over Wireless Networks,
Journal on Advances in Networks and Services, Vol.2, No.2&3, Nov. 2009 - Invited Paper.
Emmanuel Jammeh, Is-Haka Mkwawa, Asiya Khan, Mohammad Goudarzi, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor, Quality of Experience (QoE) Driven Adaptation Scheme for Voice/Video over IP, Telecommunications Journal, Springer Editions, Special Issue on the "Quality of Experience issues in Multimedia Provision", 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Content-based Video Quality Prediction for MPEG4 Video Streaming over Wireless Networks, Journal of Multimedia, Issue 4, Vol.4, August 2009 (ISSN : 1796-2048) pg 228-239.
1. Gloria Ejehiohen Iyawa, AsiyaKhan, Sesinam Dagadu, Kristine Mae Magtubo and Rupert Calvin Sievert, Identifying the Components of a SmartHealth Ecosystem for Asthma Patients: A Systematic Literature Review andConceptual Framework, The IoT and the Net Revolutions Automating the World, IGIGlobal, ed. Dinesh Goyal, 2019.
2. A. A. Laghari, A. Khan and H. He Quality of Experience (QoE) and Qualityof Service (QoS) in UAV Systems, IET book chapter for Imaging and sensing forunmanned aerial vehicles, vol. 2 – deployment and applications, (accepted), Edby Vania V. Estrela and Jude Hemanth, 2019.
3. Y. Singh, Sharma, S., Hatton, D., Sutton, R. and Khan, A. "Efficient Optimal Path Planning of Unmanned Surface Vehicles". In: Navigation and Control of Autonomous Marine Vehicles. Ed. by Sanjay Sharma and Bidyadhar Subudhi. (Accepted). Stevenage: IET, 2018. Chap. 9.
C. Day, L. McEachen, A. Khan, S. Sharma and G. Masala,Pedestrian Recognition and Obstacle Avoidance for Autonomous Vehicles usingRaspberry Pi, IntelliSys conference, London, 5-6 September 2019
AsiyaKhan, Richard Pemberton, Abdul Momen and Daniel Bristow, De-Noising Signalsusing Wavelet Transform in Internet of Underwater Things, IntelliSys conference, London, 5-6 September 2019.
Sahand Murad, Stavros Shiaeles, Asiya Khan and Giovanni Masala, Data Encryption and Fragmentation in Autonomous Vehicles using Raspberry Pi 3, IEEE Services Workshop on Cyber Security and Resilience in the Internet of Things, 8-13 July 2019.
Asiya Khan, Richard Pemberton, PriskaSchoenborn, Andrew Edward-Jones and Suki Honey, Delivering Impact via Student Research:Sharing Best Practice, 7th Annual PedRIO Conference, University of Plymouth, 20th April 2018.
A. A. Laghari, H. He, M. Shafiq & A. Khan,Impact of Storage of Mobile on Quality of Experience (QoE) at User LevelAccessing Cloud, Accepted in publication for ICCSN May 6-8 2017, Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou, China.
M. Bibuli, Singh, Y.,Sharma, S., Sutton, R, Hatton, D., and Khan, A. .“A Two Layered Optimal Approach towards Cooperative Motion Planning of Unmanned Surface Vehicles in a Constrained Maritime Environment”. In: 11th IFAC Conference on Control Applications in Marine Systems, Robotics, and Vehicles – CAMS 2018, Sep 10–12, Opatija, Croatia, 2018.
T. Szyrowski, P.Bogdan, A. Khan, R. Pemberton, S. Sharma, Y. Singh & R. Polvara, “Range extension forelectromagnetic detection of power and telecommunication cables”, Marelec 2017 23-27 June.
A. Khan, R. Pemberton and P.Schoenborn, "Exploring innovative methods of teaching and learning inengineering education", 15th VCs Conference, 28-30th June 2017.
A.Khan, R. Pemberton, D. Bristow, A. Memon, T. Syrowski and S. Sharma,“Underwater wireless sensor monitoring”, 4th PRIMaRE Conference 6-7July 2017, Southampton, UK.
A.Khan, S. Sharma, C. Goh & C.Lim, “QoS Assessment in ConnectedVehicles”, The 6th Int. Conf. on Advances in Vehicular Systems,Technologies and Applications, Vehicular 2017, 23-27 July, Nice, France, 2017.
A.Khan, S. Sharma, C. Goh & C.Lim, “AReview of Network Models for Internetof Vehicles”, The 6th Int. Conf. on Advances in Vehicular Systems,Technologies and Applications, Vehicular 2017, 23-27 July, Nice, France, 2017.
C. Lim, C. Goh, A. Khan and Y. Li, , Understanding Spatial Related Network Challenges from Physical and Network Layers, ICNC, 26-29 Jan 2017.
C. Lim, C. Goh, A. Khan, A. Syed and Y. Li , Predicting Types of Failures in Wireless Sensor Networks Using an Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System, 9thIEEE International Workshop on STWiMob, New York, USA 17-19 Oct. 2016.
A. Laghari, H. Hui, A. Khan and S. Shafiq , Assessing Effect of Cloud Distance on End User’s Quality of Experience, ICCC, Chengdu, China, 14-17 Oct. 2016
Asiya Khan & Priska Schoenborn, , Measuring student engagement and participation: how can an engineering lecturer’s use of technology in teaching andlearning contribute towards institutional research? HEIR Conference, Liver John Moores University, 7-8 Sept. 2016.
Asiya Khan & Abigail Mcquatters-Gollop , Enhancing Student Learning and Participation Interactively through the use of Clickers in science and Engineering, 14th VCs Teaching and Learning Conference, 29th June 2016.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Jose-Oscar Fajardo, Ianire Tabaoda, Fidel Liberal and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Impact of End Devices on Subjective Video Quality Assessment for QCIF Videos, Third International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience, 7-9 Sept., 2011, Mechelen, Belgium (Acceptance rate 45%).
Asiya Khan, Is-Haka Mkwawa, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , QoE-driven Sender Bitrate Adaptation Scheme for Video Applications over IP Multimedia Subsystem, IEEE ICC, 2011, Kyoto Japan, 5-9 June 2011.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Jose Oscar Fajardo, Fidel Liberal and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Impact of RLC losses on Quality Prediction for H.264 Video over UMTS Networks, IEEE ICME, 2010, Singapore, 19-23 July 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Jose Oscar Fajardo, Fidel Liberal and Emmanuel Ifeachor, An ANFIS-based Hybrid Quality Prediction Model for H.264 Video over UMTS Networks, IEEE CQR, 2010, Vancouver, Canada, 8-10 June 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Jose Oscar Fajardo, Fidel Liberal and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Video Quality Prediction Model for H.264 Video over UMTS Networks and their Application in Mobile Video Streaming, IEEE ICC, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa, 23-27 May 2010.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun, Emmanuel Jammeh and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Content classification-based and QoE-driven Video Send Bitrate Adaptation Scheme, Mobimedia, London, UK, 7-9 Sept 2009.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Content Classification Based on Objective Video Quality Evaluation for MPEG4 Video Streaming over Wireless Networks, World Congress on Engineering, track on International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN), 1-3 July 2009, London, UK.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Content Clustering-based Video Quality Prediction Model for MPEG4 Video Streaming over Wireless Networks, IEEE International Conference on communications (ICC), 14-18 June, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Impact of Video Content on Video Quality for Video over Wireless Networks, Fifth International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (ICAS)
April 20-25, 2009, Valencia, Spain. Awarded with BEST PAPER AWARD.
Is-Haka Mkwawa, Emmanuel Jammeh, Lingfen Sun, Asiya Khan and Emmanuel Ifeacor Open IMS Core with VoIP Quality Adaptation, Fifth International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (ICAS), April 20-25, 2009, Valencia, Spain.
Asiya Khan, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , An ANFIS-based Hybrid Video Quality Prediction Model for Video Streaming over Wireless Networks, Proceedings of the IEEE Computer Society Press, NGMAST 2008, September 16-19, 2008, Cardiff, Wales, UK.
Asiya Khan, Zhuoqun Li, Lingfen Sun and Emmanuel Ifeachor , Audiovisual Quality Assessment for 3G Networks in Support of E-Healthcare,
Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Medicine and Healthcare(CIMED 2007), July 25-27, Plymouth, UK, 2007.
Reports & invited lectures
ICE Inclusivity event
Soapbox Science Plymouth
Athena SWAN panelist