Adnan Khan's web space
RESEARCH INTERESTS
Mathematical
Epidemiology* (MS and PhD Students)
Available Projects (with Dr. Mudassar Imran and Dr. Shaper Mirza)
Radiology* (MS and PhD Students)
Available Projects (with Dr. Matt Davison and Dr. Sultan Sial)
Quantitative Finance* (MS Students)
Available Projects (with Dr. Riaz Ahmad
and Dr. Sultan Sial)
PERSONAL
My Travel Blog*:
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TEACHING
Calculus (Undergraduate) – F’08, W’09, F’09, S’09, S’10, F’10, F’12, F’13, F’14, F’15, F’16, F’18
Calculus with Theory (Undergraduate) – F’10, S’11, F’11, S’12
Differential Equations (Undergraduate) – S’07, F’11, F’13
Probability (Undergraduate) – F’08, S’14
Linear Algebra (Undergraduate) – S’12, F’12, S’15
Mathematical Methods for Physicists (Undergraduate) – S’10
Dynamical Systems Theory with Applications (Graduate/Undergraduate) – W’09, S’11, F’14, F’15, S’18
Mathematical Modeling with Applications (Graduate/Undergraduate) – S’08, W’09
Mathematical Biology (Graduate/Undergraduate)  S’10, S’12
Methods of Applied Mathematics (Graduate) –
F’09, F’18
Applied Stochastic Processes (Graduate/Undergraduate) – F’11, S’13, S’14, S’15, S’16
Quantitative Finance (Graduate/Undergraduate) – F’12, F’14
PRESENTATIONS
Quantitative Finance for Engineers and Scientists
CASM Workshop, LUMS, Dec 2018
International Conference on
Mathematics & its Applications, GCU, Lahore, Nov 2018
Optimal Dosing Strategies in
Radiotherapy
12^{th} AIMS
Conference, Taipei, Taiwan, 49 July 2018
Modeling the Transmission
of Congo Virus Fever
X SOLABIMA, Cusco, Peru,
August 711 2017
Transmission and Control of
MultiStrain Influenza
SMB Conference, Salt Lake
City, UT, July 17 20 2017
Financial Mathematics: Teaching the Teachers
CASM Workshop, LUMS, Dec 2016
Antibiotic
Dosing Strategies for Resistant Bacteria
AIMS Conference, Orlando FL,
July 1 July 5 2016
SMB Conference, Atlanta GA,
July 30 August 3 2015
Optimal Control in Epidemiology: How we won against
the Zombies?
Mathematical and Statistical Models in Economics, Finance and Applied Sciences, LSE, Lahore, Feb 67 2015
Optimally Controlling Epidemics: Lessons from the
Zombie Apocalypse
Optimal DecisionMaking in Economy, Healthcare, and sustainable Ecosystems, Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, Dec 1011 2014
Comparison of a
Deterministic and Stochastic Model for the Transmission Dynamics of Influenza
SIAM Conference on
Life Sciences, Charlotte NC, USA, August 2014
A Model for Transmission
Dynamics and Control of
Hep C
10^{th} AIMS
Conference on Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations, Madrid, Spain, July
2014
Analysis and Control in
a Deterministic Model for Influenza
9^{th}
European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology, Gothenburg,
Sweden, June 2014
Black Scholes and Beyond: Pricing Equity Derivatives
CASM Workshop, LUMS, May 2014
Of Zombies, Parasites and Mosquitoes: How Mathematical Models Can Help Control Epidemics
Punjab Mathematical Society Public Lecture, UET Lahore February 2014
Parameter Estimation for Markov Processes using Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Second National Conference on Space Science, ISPA, Karachi, October 2013
Who is Afraid of Black Scholes: A gentle Introduction to Mathematical Finance?
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru, July 2013
Workshop on Stochastic and Deterministic Epidemiological Models
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, July 2013
Estimating R_0 for Dengue Outbreak in Lahore
SMB Conference, Tempe, AZ, USA, June 2013
Periodic Homogenization Theory for a Two Scale Flow with Strong Mean Flow
First National Conference on Space Science, ISPA, Karachi, October 2012
Hedge with an Edge: An Introduction to the Mathematics of Finance
LUMS, Lahore, April 2012
An Invitation to Mathematical Modeling of Epidemics
SSE Faculty Seminar, LUMS, April 2012
Workshop on Stochastic Differential Equations and Statistical Inference for Markov Processes
LUMS, Lahore, January 2012
The Art and Science of Mathematical Modeling
Undergraduate Math Talk at University of Karachi, Karachi, February 2011
Summer Undergraduate Research Experience 2010
Lahore University if Management Sciences JuneJuly 2010
Theory of Homogenization with Applications to Turbulent Transport
International Symposium on Frontiers in Computational
Sciences, Islamabad, June 2010
Fractional
Dimensions, Strange Attractors & Chaos
Popular Math Talk at LUMSSPADES Psi Fi '10, Lahore, March 2010
Non Standard
Homogenization Theory for Transport by a Strong Mean Flow and Periodic
Fluctuations
Turbulent Mixing and Beyond Trieste, Italy 2009
(Video available at http://www.ictp.tv/eya/tmb09.php
16:3017:00 27/7/09)
Parameterization of
Water Dynamics Around a Solute using SDEs
Summer School and Workshop on Stochastic Differential Equation Models
Middelfart Denmark 2008
Thesis (RPI May 2007) – Parameterization for Some Multiscale Problems in Biology and Turbulence
Parameterization
for solvent molecules around a solute
Midwest Quantitative Biology Conference, Michigan 2006
Turbulent Transport
in the Presence of Periodic Fluctuations and Strong Mean Flow
Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics, NJIT 2005
Some Non Standard
Multiple Scales Problems
SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird 2005
STUDENTS SUPERVISED
Graduate
Academic
Year 
Student 
Project
Title 
Next
Placement 
20172018 
Mohsin
Ali (PhD) 
In
progress 

Asgher Ali (PhD) 
In Progress 






20152016 
Ayesha Ahmed (MS) 
Monte Carlo Methods for Valuation of
American Options 
RA:
Dept of Mathematics, LUMS 
Mohsin Ali (MS) 
Multi Strain Model for Transmission of Influenza and its Control 
PhD Candidate: Dept of
Mathematics, LUMS 

Touqeer Shah (MS) 
Modeling the Transmission Dynamics of the Congo Virus Fever 
PhD Candidate: Dept of
Mathematics, LUMS 



20142015 
Asgher Ali (MS) 
A Study of Disease Based Extinction in an Amphibian Population with Allee Effect 
PhD Candidate: Dept of
Mathematics, LUMS 

Undergraduate

Student 
Project
Title 
Next
Placement 

20152016 
Kinza Rizvi Michelle Naeem & Noor Rahman 
Study of the Black Litterman Model 

Batool Abbas 
Computer Aided Analysis of RFLP Gel Images for an HCV Assay 
MS Candidate: Polytechnic
University of New York 



20142015 
Maneesh Kesani 
Effectiveness of VaR as a measure of risk in South Asian Markets 
MS Candidate University of
Bologna, Italy 

201314 
Muhammad Waleed 
Analysis of a Model for Transmission of Influenza 
PhD Candidate, University of
Maine, USA 

Beesham Lal 
Parameter Estimation in SDEs using MCMC 
MS Candidate Goethe
University, Frankfurt 






20122013 
Mohammad Hassan 
Stochastic and Deterministic Dynamics
of some Epidemiological Models 
MS
Candidate: ETH Zurich 





Hassan Rafique 
Optimal Control Strategies for some
Epidemiological Models 
MS
Candidate: Northern Illinois University 

Romana Sohail 
Pricing Options Under Stochastic
Volatility 
Actuarial
Intern: Cigna USA 

Saad Qadeer 
Optimal Antibiotic Dosing in a
Chemostat Setting 
PhD
Candidate: UC Berkeley 

Sadeeqa Shahzad 
Study of an Optimal Distribution
Model 
Research
Assistant SDSB LUMS 

20112012 
Wafa Veljee 
An Efficient Algorithm for Solving
the Poisson Boltzmann Equation for Drug Like Molecules 
MS
Candidate: University of Alberta 

Kanwal Rizvi 
Modeling Recent Outbreaks of Dengue
Fever in Pakistan 
MS
Candidate: Polytechnic University of New York 

Hasin Yousuf & Saad Shabbir 
Exchange Rate Fluctuations in
Pakistan 
PhD
Candidate: Carlos III University MPhil
Candidate (PIEAS) 

Haroon Masood 
A Stochastic Model for Dengue Fever 
MS Candidate: Tilburg University 

Laraib Malik 

v 





20102011 
Anoushe Sheharnaz Hassan 
Numerical Methods for Pricing Rainbow
Options 
MS Student: University of Western
Ontario 

Haris Baig & Faiza Khan 
Computer Aided Analysis of RFLP Gel
Images for an HCV Assay 
PhD Student: Dartmouth College^{} MS Student:
Stonybrook University 




20092010 
Muhammad
Saqib Khan 
Asymptotic Analysis of Non Linear
Oscillators 
PhD Student: Florida Atlantic
University 

Hira Manzoor 
Computerized
Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDRTB) Test Diagnosis 
v 

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