Shahid Masud
Embedded Systems, FPGA, VLSI Design


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Shahid Masud received BSc Electrical Engineering from EME College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan in 1990, MEngSc in Electronics from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia in 1992 and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Queen's University, Belfast, UK in 1999. He has been a receipient of prestigious AIDAB EMSS scholarship (Australia) and Commonwealth scholarship (UK). He was a Senior Design Engineer at Amphion Semiconductor Ltd. (later Conexant / NXP Semicondutor) before joining LUMS in 2002. His research interests include design and implementation of DSP Systems and computer architecture. He has published over sixty refereed papers in major international journals and conferences and holds three patents in VLSI design. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, Member of IET and a Chartered Engineer.



Current research is explained through the following links:





  • Electronic Systems
  • Digital System Design using Verilog and FPGA
  • Computer Organization and Assembly Language
  • Digital Logic Design
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Circuits and Electronics
  • Real-time DSP Laboratory
  • Electrical Workshop



  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • VLSI Design in CMOS
  • VLSI Implementation of DSP Algorithms
  • Embedded Systems using RTOS and FPGA



      Publications and Patents


Papers in IEEE Xplore

Papers in Sciencedirect

Papers in Springerlink

Papers in Eusipco

Patents (USA and EU)





Dr. Shahid Masud

          Associate Professor

          Department of Electrical Engineering

          Lahore University of Management Sciences

          Sector-U, D.H.A.

          Lahore Cantt. 54792, Pakistan


Tel: +92 42 3560 8000
Fax: +92 42 3560 8306





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