Dr. Toqeer Mahmood

Dr. Toqeer Mahmood

Dr. Toqeer Mahmood

Assistant Professor

  •  Address: Department of Computer Science, National Textile University , Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  •  Phone: +92-41-9230081-82 Ext: 145
  •  Fax: +92-41-9230098
  •  Email: toqeer.mahmood@ntu.edu.pk / toqeer.mahmood@yahoo.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 30
  • No. of Conference Papers: 17



  1. PhD in Computer Engineering
    University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Pakistan  (2017)

Image Processing, Image Forensics, Steganography, Content Based Image Retrieval, Machine Learning


2021

1

Afaq Ahmad, Muhammad Usman Arshid, Toqeer Mahmood, Naveed Ahmad, Abdul Waheed, Syed Shujaa Safdar, "Knowledge Based Prediction of Load Carrying Capacity of RC Flat Slab through Neural Network and FEM", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2021, No. 2021, (2021), pp.2021

2

Muhammad Asif, Maaz Bin Ahmad, Shiza Mushtaq, Khalid Masood, Toqeer Mahmood, Arfan Ali Nagra, "Long multi-digit number recognition from images empowered by deep convolutional neural networks", The Computers Journal, Vol. , No. , (2021), pp.

3

Zaryab Hussain, Ghulam Murtaza, Toqeer Mahmood, Jia-Bao Liu, "Estimates for the norm of generalized maximal operator on strong product of graphs", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2021, No. 2021, (2021), pp.2021

4

Muhammad Alyas Khan, Mushtaq Ali, Mohsin Shah, Toqeer Mahmood, Muneer Ahmad, N.Z. Jhanjhi, Mohammad Arif Sobhan Bhuiyan, Emad Sami Jaha, "Machine Learning-based Detection and Classification of Walnut Fungi Diseases", Intelligent Automation & Soft Computing, Vol. 30, No. 3, (2021), pp.3

5

Momina Masood, Tahira Nazir, Marriam Nawaz, Awais Mehmood, Junaid Rashid, Hyuk-Yoon Kwon, Toqeer Mahmood, Amir Hussain, "A Deep Learning Method for Recognition and Classification of Brain Tumor from MRI images", Diagnostics, Vol. 11, No. 5, (2021), pp.5

6

Mary Aksa, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Junaid Rashid, Toqeer Mahmood, Hyuk-Yoon Kwon, Amir Hussain, "BitmapAligner: Bit-Parallelism String Matching with MapReduce and Hadoop", Computers, Materials & Continua, Vol. 68, No. 3, (2021), pp.3

2020

7

Junaid Rashid, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Toqeer Mahmood, Amjad Rehman, Syed Yasser Arafat, "A Study on Software Development Cost Estimation Techniques and Models", Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (CAT-X), Vol. 39, No. 2, (2020), pp.2

8

Rehan Ashraf, Muhammad Asif Habib, Muhammad Akram , Muhammad Ahsan Latif, Muhammad Sheraz Arshad Malik, Muhammad Awais, Saadat Hanif Dar, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Yasir, Zahoor Abbas, "Deep Convolution Neural Network for Big Data Medical Image Classification", IEEE Access, Vol. 7, No. , (2020), pp.

9

Toqeer Mahmood, Mohsin Shah, Junaid Rashid, Tanzila Saba, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Muhammad Asif, "A passive technique for detecting copy-move forgeries by image feature matching", Multimedia Tools and Applications, Vol. 79, No. 43, (2020), pp.43

2019

10

Usama Bin Abad, Muhammad Asif, Maaz Bin Ahmad, Toqeer Mahmood, Ammar Hashmi, "Towards Reducing the Damage of Fire through Firefighting Autonomous Robot", Technical Journal, University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Taxila, (Local HEC Category-Y), , Vol. 24, No. 2, (2019), pp.2

11

Junaid Rashid, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, "A Study on Software Metrics and its Impact on Software Quality", Technical Journal, University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Taxila, (Local HEC Category-Y), Vol. 24, No. 1, (2019), pp.1

12

Junaid Rashid, Syed Muhammad Adnan Shah, Aun Irtaza, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Muhammad Shafiq, Akber Gardezi, "Topic Modeling Technique for Text Mining Over Biomedical Text Corpora through Hybrid Inverse Documents Frequency and Fuzzy K-Means Clustering", IEEE Access, Vol. 7, No. , (2019), pp.

13

Bilal Tahir, Sajid Iqbal, Muhammad Usman Ghani Khan, Tanzila Saba, Zahid Mehmood, Adeel Anjum, Toqeer Mahmood, "Feature Enhancement Framework for Brain Tumor Segmentation and Classification", Microscopy Research and Technique, Vol. 82, No. 6, (2019), pp.6

14

Shahzad Akbar, Muhammad Sharif, Muhammad Usman Akram, Tanzila Saba, Toqeer Mahmood, Mahyar Kolivand, "Automated Techniques for Blood Vessels Segmentation through Fundus Retinal Images: A Review", Microscopy Research and Technique, Vol. 82, No. 2, (2019), pp.2

15

Uzma Sharif, Zahid Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Arshad Javid, Amjad Rehman, Tanzila Saba, "Scene analysis and search using local features and support vector machine for effective content-based image retrieval", Artificial Intelligence Review, Vol. 52, No. 2, (2019), pp.2

2018

16

Mohsin Shah, Wei-Ming Zhang, Hong-Gang Hu, Hang Zhou, Toqeer Mahmood, "Homomorphic encryption based reversible data hiding for 3D mesh models", Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol. 43, No. 12, (2018), pp.12

17

Zahid Mehmood, Fakhar Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Arshad Javid, Amjad Rehman, Tabassam Nawaz, "Content-Based Image Retrieval Based on Visual Words Fusion Versus Features Fusion of Local and Global Features", Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol. 43, No. 12, (2018), pp.12

18

Amjad Rehman, Tanzila Saba, Toqeer Mahmood, Zahid Mehmood, Mohsin Shah, Adeel Anjum, "Data hiding technique in Steganography for information security using number theory", Journal of Information Science, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

19

Amjad Rehman, Naveed Abbas, Tanzila Saba, Zahid Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Khawaja Tehseen Ahmed, "Microscopic malaria parasitemia diagnosis and grading on benchmark datasets", Microscopy Research and Technique, Vol. 81, No. 9, (2018), pp.9

20

Toqeer Mahmood, Zahid Mehmood, Mohsin Shah, Zakir Khan, "An Efficient Forensic Technique for Exposing Region Duplication Forgery in Digital Images", Applied Intelligence, Vol. 48, No. 7, (2018), pp.7

21

Amjad Rehman, Naveed Abbas, Tanzila Saba, Toqeer Mahmood, Hoshang Kolivand, "Rouleaux red blood cells splitting in microscopic thin blood smear images via local maxima, circles drawing, and mapping with original RBCs", Microscopy Research and Technique, Vol. 81, No. 7, (2018), pp.7

22

Zahid Mehmood, Naila Gul, Muhammad Altaf, Toqeer Mahmood, Tanzila Saba, Amjad Rehman, Muhammad Tariq Mahmood, "Scene search based on the adapted triangular regions and soft clustering to improve the effectiveness of the visual-bag-of-words model", EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, Vol. 48, No. 1, (2018), pp.1

23

Toqeer Mahmood, Zahid Mehmood, Mohsin Shah, Tanzila Saba, "A robust technique for copy-move forgery detection and localization in digital images via stationary wavelet and discrete cosine transform", Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Vol. 53, No. , (2018), pp.

24

Safia Jabeen, Zahid Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Tanzila Saba, Amjad Rehman, Muhammad Tariq Mahmood, "An effective content-based image retrieval technique for image visuals representation based on the bag-of-visual-words model", Plos One, Vol. 13, No. 4, (2018), pp.4

25

Muhammad Yousaf, Zahid Mehmood, Hafiz Adnan Habib, Toqeer Mahmood, Tanzila Saba, Amjad Rehman, Muhammad Rashid, "A Novel Technique Based on Visual Words Fusion Analysis of Sparse Features for Effective Content-Based Image Retrieval", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2018, No. , (2018), pp.

26

Zahid Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Arshad Javid, "Content-Based Image Retrieval and Semantic Automatic Image Annotation Based on the Weighted Average of Triangular Histograms using Support Vector Machine", Applied Intelligence, Vol. 48, No. 1, (2018), pp.1

2017

27

Toqeer Mahmood, Aun Irtaza, Zahid Mehmood, Muhammad Tariq Mahmood, "Copy-Move Forgery Detection through Stationary Wavelets and Local Binary Pattern Variance for Forensic Analysis in Digital Images", Forensic Science International, Vol. 279, No. , (2017), pp.

2016

28

Zakir Khan, Mohsin Shah, Muhammad Naeem, Toqeer Mahmood, Shah Nawaz Ali Khan, Noor Ul Amin, Danish Shahzad, "Threshold-based Steganography: A Novel Technique for Improved Payload and SNR", International Arab Journal of Information Technology , Vol. 13, No. 4, (2016), pp.4

29

Toqeer Mahmood, Tabassam Nawaz, Aun Irtaza, Rehan Ashraf, Mohsin Shah, Muhammad Tariq Mahmood, "Copy-move Forgery Detection Technique for Forensic Analysis in Digital Images", Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2016, No. , (2016), pp.

30

Rehan Ashraf, Khalid Bashir, Toqeer Mahmood, "Content-based Image Retrieval by Exploring Bandletized Regions through Support Vector Machines", Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 32, No. 2, (2016), pp.2


2021

1

Amber Haroon, Toqeer Mahmood, Rehan Ashraf, Muhammad Asif, Saba Naseem, Abdul Wahab Khan, "A Comprehensive Survey of Sentiment Analysis Based on User Opinion", IEEE 4th International Conference on Computing & Information Sciences, Venue: Karachi, Pakistan, (2021)

2

Saba Naseem, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Asif, Junaid Rashid, Muhammad Umair, Mohsin Shah, "Survey on Sentiment Analysis of User Reviews", 2021 IEEE International Conference on Innovative Computing, Venue: Lahore, Pakistan, (2021)

3

Muhammad Awais, Muhammad Asif, Maaz Bin Ahmad, Toqeer Mahmood, Sundus Munir, "Comparative Analysis of Traditional and Software Defined Networks", IEEE Mohammad Ali Jinnah university International Conference on Computing 2021, Venue: Karachi, Pakistan, (2021)

4

Saba Batool, Junaid Rashid, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Jungeun Kim, Toqeer Mahmood, Amir Hussain, "A Random Forest Students’ Performance Prediction (RFSPP) Model Based on Students’ Demographic Features", IEEE Mohammad Ali Jinnah university International Conference on Computing 2021, Venue: Karachi, Pakistan, (2021)

2020

5

Tahira Nazir, Aun Irtaza, Junaid Rashid, Marriam Nawaz, Toqeer Mahmood, "Diabetic Retinopathy Lesions Detection using Faster-RCNN from retinal images", IEEE First International Conference of Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, (SMARTTECH’2020), Venue: Riyad, Saudi Arabia, (2020)

6

Junaid Rashid, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Tahira Nazir, "Phishing Detection Using Machine Learning Technique", IEEE First International Conference of Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, (SMARTTECH’2020) , Venue: Riyad, Saudi Arabia, (2020)

7

Rehan Ashraf, Muhammad Sheraz Mehmood, Toqeer Mahmood, Junaid Rashid, Muhammad Wasif Nisar, Mohsin Shah, "An Efficient Forensic Approach for Copy-move Forgery Detection via Discrete Wavelet Transform", IEEE International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security (ICCWS’2020), Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan, (2020)

8

Rehan Ashraf, Iqra Kiran, Toqeer Mahmood, "An efficient technique for skin cancer classification using deep learning", IEEE 23rd International Multitopic Conference (INMIC’2020), Venue: Bahawalpur, Pakistan, (2020)

2019

9

Muhammad Sheraz Mehmood, Muhammad Rehman Shahid, Abid Jamil, Rehan Ashraf, Toqeer Mahmood, Aatif Mehmood, "A Comprehensive Literature Review of Data Encryption Techniques in Cloud Computing and IoT Environment", 8th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICICT’2019), Venue: Karachi, Pakistan, (2019)

2016

10

Toqeer Mahmood, Tabassam Nawaz, Zahid Mehmood, Zakir Khan, Mohsin Shah, Rehan Ashraf, "Forensic Analysis of Copy-Move Forgery in Digital Images Using the Stationary Wavelets", 6th IEEE International Conference on Innovative Technology (INTECH’2016) , Venue: Dublin, Ireland, (2016)

11

Ammad Ul Islam, Faiza Khalid, Mohsin Shah, Zakir Khan, Toqeer Mahmood, Adnan Khan, Usman Ali, Muhammad Naeem, "An Improved Image Steganography Technique based on MSB using Bit Differencing", 6th IEEE International Conference on Innovative Technology (INTECH’2016), Venue: Dublin, Ireland, (2016)

12

Sahib Khan, Tawab Khan, Toqeer Mahmood, Nasir Ahmad, "Analysis of Data hiding in R, G and B Channels of Color Image using Various Number of LSBs", 6th IEEE International Conference on Innovative Technology (INTECH’2016), Venue: Dublin, Ireland, (2016)

2015

13

Toqeer Mahmood, Tabassam Nawaz, Rehan Ashraf, Mohsin Shah, Zakir Khan, Aun Irtaza, Zahid Mehmood, "A Survey on Block Based Copy Move Image Forgery Detection Techniques", 11th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, Peshawar, Pakistan (ICET’2015), Venue: Peshawar, Pakistan, (2015)

14

Mazhar Islam, Mohsin Shah, Zakir Khan, Toqeer Mahmood, Muhammad Jamil Khan, "A New Symmetric Key Encryption Algorithm using Images as Secret Keys", 13th IEEE International Conference on Frontier of Information Technology (FIT'2015), Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan, (2015)

15

Abdul Qadir, Mohsin Shah, Zakir Khan, Toqeer Mahmood, Noor Ul Amin, Abdul Hakeem, "Efficient Hybrid Image Steganography Based on Pattern Matching", International Conference on Big Data Analysis and Data Mining (ICBDADM’2015), Venue: Kentucky, USA, (2015)

2014

16

Zakir Khan, Mohsin Shah, Muhammad Naeem, Danish Shahzad, Toqeer Mahmood, "LSB Steganography using Bits Complementation", International Conference on Chemical Engineering & Advanced Computational Technologies (ICCEACT’2014), Venue: Pretoria, South Africa, (2014)

2013

17

Mohsin Shah, Muhammad Asif Khan, Toqeer Mahmood, Khawar Islam, Jehan Akbar, "Generation of Orthogonally Polarized Chaotic Waveforms for Secure Optical Communication", 9th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET’2013), Venue: Islamabad, Pakistan, (2013)


2021

1 Master Recognizing Factors Effecting the Use of Mobile Apps Through Sentiment and Thematic Analysis on User Reviews
2 Master Automated Accessibility Evaluation Tool for the Design of Mobile Applications at Initial Stages of Development
3 Master Obstacle Avoidance and Path Planning System for UAVs in Non-GPS Environment using a Single Camera with an Improved Deep Learning Technique
4 Bachelor E-Commerce Web Application
5 Bachelor Ballon shooting in augmented reality
6 Bachelor Guide Pose
7 Bachelor Go and Green Pakistan
8 Bachelor NTU ELECTIONS – mELECTION
9 Bachelor Community Service Donation App.
10 Bachelor Pakistan E-Voting System
11 Bachelor Amazon Affiliate Website (Web-based)

2020

12 Master App-Based Gamification for Educational Learning Environment to Increase the Level of Engagement Leading to the Final Behavior
13 Master Blockchain-based Trade Finance to Enhance the Transactions Security by Using Smart Contract
14 Bachelor Real Time Museum Using Augmented Reality
15 Bachelor Auto Form Filling (OCR)
16 Bachelor Bus Tracking and Monitoring System
1
Best Paper Award 2020
Elsevier  (2020)