Faculty Profile

Dr. Shafay Shamail

Associate Professor

Department Of Computer Sciences

Dr. Shafay Shamail completed his BSc Electrical Engineering from UET Lahore, MSc Electronics from University of Wales, UK and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Bath U.K. Before joining LUMS Dr Shamail worked in both the software industry as well as in the academia. During his stay at SoftNet Systems, he gained experience in e-commerce technologies, especially those from Microsoft. Dr. Shamail has taught at UET Lahore as well as at Pak-AIMS, and has a vast experience of curriculum design and implementation. He was Chair Department of Computer Science LUMS from 2004 to 2009. He worked as Vice Provost LUMS from 2010 to 2012. Since 2012 he is working as Director Office of Sponsored Prorammes (OSP). He is a Senior Member of IEEE and chaired IEEE Lahore Section for the session 2010-2011.

Title Publication Author Year
A privacy-sensitive collaborative approach to business process development Communications in Computer and Information Science Irshad H., Shafiq B., Vaidya J., Bashir M.A., Asif H.S., Ghayyur S., Shamail S., Nabil A. 2016
Preserving privacy in collaborative business process composition SECRYPT 2015 - 12th International Conference on Security and Cryptography, Proceedings; Part of 12th International Joint Conference on e-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2015 Irshad H., Shafiq B., Vaidya J., Bashir M.A., Shamail S., Adam N. 2015
Improving Recall of software defect prediction models using association mining Knowledge-Based Systems Rana Z.A., Mian M.A., Shamail S. 2015
Lean quality improvement model for quality practices in software industry in Pakistan Journal of Software: Evolution and Process Shah F.T., Shamail S., Ahmad Akhtar N. 2015
Impact of using information gain in software defect prediction models Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) Rana Z.A., Awais M.M., Shamail S. 2014
Enterprise architecture and e-government projects in Punjab, Pakistan ACM International Conference Proceeding Series Rehman M., Shamail S. 2014
Identifying association between longer itemsets and software defects Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) Rana Z.A., Malik S.A., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2013
Enterprise architectures for e-government development Developing E-Government Projects: Frameworks and Methodologies Farooq M.K., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2013
A randomized partitioning approach for CBR-Based autonomic systems to improve retrieval performance Computer Journal Khan M.J., Awais M.M., Shamail S. 2013
Internet voting: A smarter way to vote in Pakistan ACM International Conference Proceeding Series Muneer U., Shamail S. 2013
Data analysis and visualization using spectral decomposition and feature selection ICET 2013 - 2013 IEEE 9th International Conference on Emerging Technologies Kamran A., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2013
Agile model adaptation for e-learning students' final-year project Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment, and Learning for Engineering, TALE 2012 Ashraf M.A., Shamail S., Rana Z.A. 2012
Finding focused itemsets from software defect data 2012 15th International Multitopic Conference, INMIC 2012 Zafar H., Rana Z., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2012
Using association rules to identify similarities between software datasets Proceedings - 2012 8th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology, QUATIC 2012 Anwar S., Rana Z.A., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2012
An empirical study of modeling self-management capabilities in autonomic systems using case-based reasoning Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory Khan M.J., Awais M.M., Shamail S., Awan I. 2011
Nomenclature unification of software product measures IET Software Rana Z.A., Awais M.M., Shamail S. 2011
Improving efficiency of self-configurable autonomic systems using clustered CBR approach IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems Khan M.J., Awais M.M., Shamail S. 2010
Automated optimum test case generation using web navigation graphs 2009 International Conference on Emerging Technologies, ICET 2009 Shahzad A., Raza S., Azam M.N., Bilal K., Inam-Ul-haq, Shamail S. 2009
Ineffectiveness of use of software science metrics as predictors of defects in object oriented software 2009 WRI World Congress on Software Engineering, WCSE 2009 Rana Z.A., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2009
Intelligent project approval cycle for local government: Case-based reasoning approach ACM International Conference Proceeding Series Farooq M.K., Khan M.J., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2009
A comparison between cadastre 2014 and cadastral systems of different countries ACM International Conference Proceeding Series Manzoor S., Qureshi T.A., Liaqat M.D., Farooq M.K., Shamail S. 2009
An FIS for early detection of defect prone modules Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) Rana Z.A., Awais M.M., Shamail S. 2009
Decision making in autonomic managers using fuzzy inference system Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, ICAS 2009 Khan M.J., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2009
Survey of frameworks, architectures and techniques in autonomic computing Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems, ICAS 2009 Khalid A., Haye M.A., Khan M.J., Shamail S. 2009
Towards a generic model for software quality prediction Proceedings - International Conference on Software Engineering Rana Z.A., Shamail S., Awais M.M. 2008
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Topics in Software Quality 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Data Structures 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Computational Problem Solving 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Doctoral Thesis Research 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis 1603
Summer Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1603
Summer Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis II 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 ICT in Government 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 E-Government 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Computational Problem Solving 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Directed Research Project 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Data Structures 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Computational Problem Solving 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Doctoral Thesis Research 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis I 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 E-Government 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Data Structures 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1501
Summer Semester 2014-15 Doctoral Thesis Research 1403
Spring Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis II 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Doctoral Thesis Research 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis I 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Introduction to Computing 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Summer Semester 2013-14 Doctoral Thesis Research 1303
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Research Trends in Software Engineering 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Master's Thesis II 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project II 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Master's Thesis I 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Introduction to Computing 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Research Trends in Software Engineering 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Introduction to Computing 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Research Trends in Software Engineering 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Introduction to Computing 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Research Trends in Software Engineering 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Introduction to Computing 1001
    Summer Semester 2009-10 MS Independent Study 903
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Doctoral Thesis Research 901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Master's Project 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Doctoral Thesis Research 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Research Trends in Software Engineering 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Software Development: Tools & Processes 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Doctoral Thesis Research 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 704
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Master's Project 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Research Trends in Software Engineering 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research Units 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Software Development: Tools & Processes 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Circuits & Systems-I 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research Units 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Doctoral Thesis Research 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Data Structures & Algorithms 701
    Summer Qtr 2006-07 Doctoral Thesis Research 604
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Doctoral Thesis Research 603
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 IT Architecture 603
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Software Development: Tools & Processes 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Doctoral Thesis Research 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Master's Project 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 MS Independent Study 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Circuits & Systems-I 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Doctoral Thesis Research 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Data Structures & Algorithms 601
    Summer Qtr 2005-06 Seminar-II 504
    Spring Qtr 2005-06 IT Architecture 503
    Spring Qtr 2005-06 Circuits & Systems-I 503
    Summer Qtr 2004-05 Master's Thesis I 404
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 IT Architecture 403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Problem Solving & Computer Programming using C++ 402
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Data Structures & Algorithms 402
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Software Engineering 1 401
    Winter Qtr 2003-04 Problem Solving & Computer Programming using C++ 302