Education Profile

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada (Jan. 2005- Aug. 2009).
  • M. Phil. in Electronics,  Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan (Feb. 2000 - Sep.  2002).
  • M. S. in Electronics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan (Mar. 1998 - Jan. 2000).

Muhammad Mehboob Fareed is now a Technical Lead in Mircom, Toronoto, Canda.

Selected Publications

Book Chapters:

  • M. Uysal and M. M. Fareed, “Cooperative Diversity Systems for Wireless Communication,” Chapter in Handbook on Information and Coding Theory, I. Woungang, S. Misra and S. C. Misra (Eds.), World Scientific, 2010.

PhD Thesis:

  • M. M. Fared, "Optimum Power Allocation for Cooperative Communications," University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, Aug. 2009.

Journal Publications:

  • M. M. Fareed and M. Uysal, “On relay selection for decode-and-forward relaying,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no. 7, pp. 3341-3346, Jul. 2009.
  • M. M. Fareed and M. Uysal, “BER optimized power allocation for fading relay channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7,  no. 6, pp. 2350-2359, Jun. 2008.  
  • O. Canpolat, M. Uysal, and M. M. Fareed, “Analysis and design of distributed space-time trellis codes with amplify-and-forward relaying,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, no. 4, Part 1, pp. 1649-1660, Jul. 2007.
  • M. Uysal, O. Canpolat, and M. M. Fareed, “Asymptotic performance analysis of distributed space-time codes,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 10, no. 11, pp. 775-777, Nov. 2006.

Conference Publications:

  • M. M. Fareed, S. -Rehman, and M. Uysal, “Performance analysis of multi-relay two-way cooperative communication system over Rayleigh fading channels,” in Proc. of IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Communications, Computers and Signal Processing (PACRIM 2009), Victoria, BC, Canada, Aug. 2009. 
  • M. M. Fareed and M. Uysal, “A novel relay selection method for decode-and-forward relaying,” in Proc. of Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE 2008), Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, May 2008. 
  • M. M. Fareed and M. Uysal, “Optimum power allocation for fading relay channels,” in Proc. of IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Fall 2007), Baltimore, MD, USA, Sep. 2007.