Shahbaz Ahmad Sahi

Shahbaz Ahmad Sahi


  • Address: First Floor, IT Center, National Textile University, Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  • Phone: +92-41-9230081-82 Ext: 288
  • Fax: +92-41-9230098
  • Email: /
  • No. of Journal Publications: 2
  • No. of Conference Papers: 6

Shahbaz Ahmad Sahi graduated with distinction at the GC University and completed his master’s degree in Computer Science with Honors at the National Textile University. His research interests span both information retrieval and bibliometrics. Much of his work has been on improving the accuracy of research paper recommender systems using co-citation and metadata analysis. He is serving as Lecturer at Department of Computer Science for 3 years and responsible for teaching undergraduate courses and supervising student projects. He also looks the matter of NCEAC accreditation of degree programs and member of faculty board of study.


  • MS Computer Science
    National Textile University, Faisalabad, Pakistan  (2012-2014)
  • BS Information Technology
    Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan  (2008-2012)


  • Natural Language Processing (Sentiment Analysis, Relation Extraction and Text Summarization)
  • Bibliometrics (co-citation, citation sentiment analysis and citation extraction)
  • Information Retrieval in Digital Libraries

Courses Taught

  • Natural Language Processing (UG)
  • Fundamentals of Programming (UG)
  • Web Application Engineering (UG)
  • Mobile Application Development (UG)
  • Visiting Lecturer
    NTU Faisalabad (2 Years)

  • Visiting Lecturer
    RIU Faisalabad Campus (1 Semeter)


Shahbaz Ahmad and Muhammad Tanvir Afzal, "Combining Metadata and Co-Citation for Recommending Related Papers", TURKISH JOURNAL OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING & COMPUTER SCIENCES , Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.


Shahbaz Ahmad, Muhammad Asif, "An Image Processing Based Algorithm for Discovering Co-Location Patterns", International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. , No. , (2016), pp.


Shahzad Nazir, Dr. Muhammad Asif and Shahbaz Ahmad, "Exploring the Proportion of Content Represented by the Metadata of Research Articles", 3rd International Conference on Advancements in Computational Sciences (ICACS’20) , Venue: The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan, (2020)


Shahzad Nazir, Dr. Muhammad Asif and Shahbaz Ahmad, "Important Citation Identification by Exploiting the Optimal In-text Citation Frequency", 2nd International Conference on Engineering & Emerging Technologies (ICEET), Venue: Superior University Campus, Lahore, (2020)


Noman Tahir, Ali Hassan, Muhammad Asif, Shahbaz Ahmad, "MCD: Mutually Connected Community Detection using clustering coefficient approach in social networks", 2nd International Conference on Communication, Computing and Digital Systems (C-CODE’ 19), Venue: Bharia University Islamabad, (2019)


Shahzad Nazir, Muhammad Asif, Shahbaz Ahmad, "The Evaluotion of Trends and Techniques Used for Data Mining", 2nd International Conference on Advancements in Computational Sciences (ICACS’19), Venue: The University of Lahore, (2019), (2019)


Shahbaz Ahmad, M. Tanveer Afzal, "Combining co-citaion and metadata for recommending more related paper", 15th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT'17), Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan, (2017)


Shahbaz Ahmad, "Recommending More Related Papers Using Co-Citation and Metadata", 4th International Conference on Biological And Computer Sciences (C-BICS 2016), Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan, (2016)

1 Bachelor InsightDive (Funded)
2 Master A Novel Approach for Important Citation Identification (Co-Supervision)
3 Master Important citation Identification using Sentiment Analysis of In-text citations (Co-Supervision)
4 Bachelor Notifier
5 Bachelor Evaluation of keyword generation models for research papers

Awarding Body: Ignite - National Technology Fund
Awarding Year: 2019
Amount: 68600

Student Member


Member Faculty Board of Study

Dept of Computer Science, National Textile University

Dr. Muhammad Asif

Designation: Associate Professor/Chairman |  Institution / Organization: National Textile University Faisalabad, Pakistan
Phone: +92-41-9230081 Ext: 140 |  E-Mail:
Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610 |  Country: Pakistan