Dr. Rizwan Akhtar


Rizwan Akhtar

Assistant Professor


Rizwan Akhtar is working as an Assistant Professor in Pak-Austria Fachhocshucle Institute of Applied  Science and Technology Mang Haripur, Pakistan. He did Ph.D in Information and Communication Engineering in the year 2014. He did his master’s degree in Engineering from UET Peshawar in the year 2011. He worked as Associate Professor at Jiangsu University of Science and Technology. His major research includes ITS, VANet, P2P Communication, Network Securities and Cloud Computing. He has published more than 50 research articles in international journals and conferences.  


  • Ph.D, UESTC, China, July, 2014



  • Post-Doctor Strat up Research grand of Jiangsu province (2016-2018) Title: Content-Centric Networks (CCNs) and Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) in WSN.
  • Startup research grant of Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, CHINA Under Grand No JUST-3032931809. Title: Enabling Future Technologies over Wireless Sensor Networks and Internet of Things

Awards & Prizes

  • Research Productivity Award, Comsats and HEC, 2015

Professional Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, Pak-Austria Fachhocshucle Institute of Applied Science and technology, 2020 -To till Now
  • Associate Professor, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, China, 2018-2020