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About Me

Welcome to Muhammad Anwar’s webpage! I am PhD. student in Educational Technology at Faculty of Science and Forestry, University of Eastern Finland.
I am also currently working as Tutor/Instructor at Computer Science Department, Virtual University of Pakistan.

Office:  54 Lawrence Road, Lahore Pakistan, Post Code: 54000.

Tel: +923214543656
Email: anwar2122 (at) gmail.com

Interest & Publication:

Research Topic:

Enhancing the Identification Process of learning styles using cognitive traits and considering dynamic aspects

Research Interests:

  • E-learning Educational Technologies
  • Collaborative Learning
  • User Modeling
  • Personalization
  • Software Engineering
  • Databases

Publications:             

  • M. M. Iqbal,A. Mohsin, M. Ramzan, S. Raza, Y. Saleem, M. Anwar, M. Farhan, "Building of Datawarehouse from OODB Schema: Design and Validation", Archives Des Sciences, Vol 65, No. 8;Aug 2012, pp: 67-77, (ISI indexed Impact factor: 0.474)
  • M. Farhan, S. S. Muhammad, M. Anwar and A. Q. Mohsin, “CPECAEE: Collaboration Platform for Extra Curricular Activities in the E-learning Environment”, International Journal of Multidisciplinary Sciences and Engineering (IJMSE), (ISSN 2045-7057), Vol. 2, No. 6, September 2011, pages 1-4.
  • M. Anwar “Automation Requirements of E-learning System” Masters of Computer Science thesis. Computer Science Department, NUCES Lahore, Pakistan, 2009.

Project Works:

  • Management Information System for Nazir Traders (Final Project)
    • Tools Used                              C#.NET, SQL Server 2000, Crystal Reports 9
    • Main Responsibilities              DB Designing and ADO.NET Handling, Software Design
    • This system mainly keeps record of sales and inventory.
  • Examination System in C/C++
    • Tools Used                              Borland C
    • Main Responsibilities              Coding
    • This system keeps record of detail students results and personal information. 
  • Messaging System in ASP
    • Tools Used                              ASP, HTML, JAVA Script, Microsoft Access, Dream Weaver
    • Main Responsibilities              Coding
    • This system was Intra Messaging system which is used to send or receive messages.
  • Developed Marketing Strategies of the Nestle Milk Pack.
  • Developed the Feasibility of Dairy farm.

Job Experience: 

Teaching in Computer Science Department, Virtual University Of Pakistan (2007-Present)

Bachelor Courses taught at VU:

  • Software Engineering-‖
  • Software Project management
  • Introduction to programming
  • Introduction to computing
  • Object Oriented Programming

Master Courses taught at VU:

  • Advance Algorithm Analysis and Design
  • Software Process Improvement
  • Software Design

One year working experience in Cyber Solutions as a Dot NET developer, Gathering requirements from the customers and developing mobile inventory software for a mobile sale point. The tools being used: C# .NET, SQL Sever and Crystal Reports.

Education:

  • Doctoral student in Educational Technology at Faculty of Computer Science and Forestry, University of Eastern Finland, Finland. (From April. 2012).
    Research topic: Enhancing the Identification Process of Learning styles using cognitive traits and considering dynamic aspects
    Supervisors: Assistant Prof. Sabine Graf and Prof. Markku Tukiainen
  • MS, Computer Science – Computer Science Department, National university of Computer and Emerging Sciences Lahore, Pakistan - June 06th, 2009.
    Thesis topic: “Automation requirements for E- learning Systems” – Advisor: Assistant  Prof. Waqas Zyad.
  • BS, Computer Science -- Comsats Institute of Information and Technology Lahore, Pakistan, 2006.
    Project topic: “Management Information System for Nazir Traders” – Advisor: Mr. Mazhar Ali.

Training

  • Got the Training of HP QuickTest Professional. HP QuickTest Professional software provides functional and Regression test automation for software applications and environments

Awards

  • I have been awarded scholarship by the Ministry of Science and Technology for whole BS(IT)
  • Secured Second Position by Obtaining GPA 3.48 during the semester spring 2006

Activities

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