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Muhammad Arif Butt
Assistant Professor, Punjab University College of Information Technology,
University of the Punjab,
Allama Iqbal (Old Campus), Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam (The Mall) Lahore, Pakistan
Phone Office: +92 42 111 923 923 (554)
arif@pucit.edu.pk
http://arifbutt.me

Salient Features

  • Currently working as full time Assistant Professor in College of Information Technology at University of the Punjab Lahore
  • Five years of technical / administrative working experience in software houses
  • Ten years of management and teaching experience in various set ups of Pak Army
  • Received two Gold Medals, one during MSc (CS) and other in MPhil (CS) program
  • Function well in fast-paced environment
  • Willing to take on extra responsibilities to get work done
  • Detail-oriented, multi-tasker with strong organizational skills
  • Able to work with and maintain relations with staff and clients on all levels
  • Tactful team player, thrive within group environment. Enjoys a pleasant personality

Academic Qualifications

Examinations Institutions Year Division
PhD (CS) Punjab University Lahore 2016 (Thesis Viva left)
MPhil (CS) Punjab University Lahore 2009 1st (Gold Medal)
MSc (CS) Punjab University Lahore 2005 1st (Gold Medal)
Graduation Pakistan Military Academy Kakul 1989 1st
Intermediate Govt. Science College Lahore 1986 1st
Matriculation Don BosCo High School Lahore 1984 1st

Employment History

  • Assistant Professor Punjab University College of Information Technology
    09/2008 – till date

    Job Description

    • Degree Coordinator BS Computer Science program
    • Domain Head Computer Architecture and Digital Logic Design
    • Member Board of Studies
    • Member Disciplinary Committee
    • Member Unfair Means Committee
    • Worked as Chief Security Officer Punjab University in 2011
    • Teaching subjects includes Operating System, System Programming, Computer Architecture, Digital Logic Design, and Introduction to Computing
  • Lecturer Punjab University College of Information Technology
    03/2005 – 09/2008

    Job Description

    • Degree Coordinator BS Computer Science program
    • Domain Head Computer Architecture
    • Domain Head Digital Logic Design
    • To update the curriculum of BCS and MCS
    • Teaching subjects includes Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, Digital Logic Design and Introduction to Computing
  • Worked as Project Manager in Star Solutionz.
    04/2002 – 06/2007

    Job Description

    • Dealing with the clients, understanding their requirements and later act as a bridge between the clients and various sections of the software house
    • Participated in development of various medium/small Enterprise level Projects
      • Library System of School of Military Intelligence (Pak Army)
      • Army Recruitment & Selection Center (Pak Army)
      • Complete Accounting System for Lahore Chemical Industries
      • Pay Roll System for Sharment Fabrics
      • Accounting, Inventory, Production and HRM for Fazal Younas Industries.
      • Accounting System for Samar Traders
      • Accounting & Inventory System for Gul Ahmed Fabrics
      • Complete Accounting System for Bilal Carpets
    • Established computer networks of the following organizations:
      • Rangers Head Quarters Punjab (Pak Army)
      • Army Recruitment & Selection Center (Pak Army)
      • Fazal Younas Industries
      • Lahore Chemical Industries
  • Project Manager Gates College of Computer Sciences and Software Engineering
    05/2000 – 03/2002

    Job Description

    • Degree Coordinator BS Computer Science program
    • Domain Head Computer Architecture and Digital Logic Design
    • Member Board of Studies
    • Member Disciplinary Committee
    • Member Unfair Means Committee
    • Worked as Chief Security Officer Punjab University in 2011
    • Teaching subjects includes Operating System, System Programming, Computer Architecture, Digital Logic Design, and Introduction to Computing
  • OIC IT Center School of Infantry and Tactics Quetta (Pak Army)
    11/1997 – 08/1998

    Job Description

    • Worked as OIC Computer Cell
    • Taught various IT courses
  • Instructor School of Infantry & Tactics Quetta (Pak Army)
    08/1996 – 10/1997

    Job Description

    • Taught various courses of Small arms at SI&T Quetta
    • Supervised the overall training aspects
  • Joined Pakistan Army
    1988

    Job Description

    • Served as staff as well as on instructional appointments in various units/formations
    • Served in snowy mountains of Kashmir and Siachin
    • Supervised the overall training aspects of soldiers

Research & Publications

Books

  • A. Butt (2010), Taxonomy of IDS: Intrusion Detection using System Call Sequence, Pearson Education, USA, ISBN: 3639294092

Journal Articles

  • A. Butt and M. Akram, “A new intuitionistic fuzzy rule-based decision-making system for an operating system process scheduler”, SpringerPlus, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 1-17, DOI: 10.1186/s40064-016-3216-z
  • A. Butt and M. Akram, “A novel fuzzy decision-making system for CPU scheduling algorithm”, Neural Computing and Applications, vol. 27, no. 7, pp. 1927–1939, 2016
  • Akram, S. Shahzad, A. Butt, and A. Khaliq, “Intuitionistic Fuzzy Logic Control for Heater Fans”, Mathematics in Computer Science, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 367–378, 2013

Thesis

  • Doctoral Dissertation: “Fuzzy Decision-making Systems for Operating System Kernel”, 2016. (advised by Muhammad Akram)
  • MPhil Thesis: “Taxonomy of IDS: Intrusion Detection using System Call Sequence”, 2008. (advised by Syed Mansoor Sarwar)
  • MSc Thesis: “Real Time Embedded System for Industrial Automation of LCI”, 2005. (advised by Faisal Nadeem)