Ahmed Khwaja received the B.Sc. degree in electronic engineering from the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, and the Ph.D. and M.Sc. degrees in signal processing and telecommunications from the University of Rennes 1, France. He is currently a Senior Research Associate with the WINCORE Lab. His research interests include machine learning, compressed sensing, remote sensing, and optimization problems in wireless communication systems and smart grid.


Mehak Bashrat received her BS in Telecom Engineering from National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan. Currently she is MASc candidate at WINCORE lab, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. Her current research interests includes the following: 5G networks, cognitive radio networks, and RF energy harvesting.


Pooyan Vajar received his Bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering with a sub-major in Control systems from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran. Currently, Pooyan is pursuing his Master of electrical and computer engineering with a concentration on artificial intelligence at the WINCORE lab, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. His research interests include machine learning, data science and their applications for improving quality of experience in healthcare systems and more specifically, the internet of medical things.

Ayat Hama Saleh received her BSc. in Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering from Salahaddin University, Erbil, Iraq, in 2008. During the period 2009-2016, she worked as an Engineer in the WLAN/LAN networking and telecommunications sectors. Currently, she is working as a technical specialist in IoT-based smart lighting control systems in Toronto, Canada, and pursuing a Master of Engineering degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering with an Artificial Intelligence (AI) concentration at WINCORE lab, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. Her current research interests are in IoT, Machine learning, Deep learning and reinforcement learning and their applications, specifically in the Vehicular Networks.

Syed Moiz is currently pursuing a MASc in Computer Networks at the WINCORE Lab, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His research interests broadly include information security, cloud computing and machine learning. He obtained his BASc (Honours) in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo.