I am a second-year PhD student at the Boston University (BU). At BU, my advisor is Prof. Ibrahim Matta. Before joining BU, I was working as a research assistant at the New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) in Design Technology Lab headed by Dr. Jay Chen. I completed my Bachelor degree in Computer Science from the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan, where I worked with Dr. Ihsan Ayyub Qazi. My primary area of research is computer networks.
"Virtual Function Placement and Traffic Steering over 5G Multi-Technology Networks"
Nabeel Akhtar, Ibrahim Matta, Ali Raza, Torsten Braun, Leonardo Goratti, Flavio Esposito
IEEE NetSoft 2018, Montreal, Canada
"EL-SEC: ELastic Management of SECurity Application on Virtualized Infrastructure"
Nabeel Akhtar, Ibrahim Matta, Ali Raza, Yuefeng Wang
IEEE INFOCOM Workshop CNERT 2018, Hawaii, USA
"xCache: Rethinking Edge Caching for Developing Regions" [PDF]
Ali Raza, Yasir Zaki, T‘omas Potsch, Jay Chen, Lakshmi Subramanian
ACM ICTD 2017, Lahore, Pakistan
"Low-Carb: Reducing Energy Consumption in Operational Cellular Networks" [PDF]
M. S. Ilyas , G. Baig, M. A. Qureshi, Q. U. A. Nadeem, A. Raza, M. A. Qazi, B. Rassool
IEEE GLOBECOM 2013, Atlanta, USA