Dr. Bushra Anjum  

Assistant Professor

BS(CS), NUCES, Lahore, Pakistan (2005)
MS(CS), LUMS, Lahore, Pakistan (2007)
PhD(CS), North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA (2012)

Dr. Bushra Anjum, a Fulbright scholar, completed her PhD from the Computer Science Department at North Carolina State University (NCSU), Raleigh, USA in 2012, advised by Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor and IEEE Fellow Dr. Harry Perros . Alongside, she also completed a one year Certificate of Accomplishment in Teaching curriculum at NCSU. She received her Master's of Science (CS) in 2007, maintaining rank 1 in a batch of 250 students and earning the Gold Medal, from the Computer Science Department at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan. She received her Bachelor’s of Science (CS), Summa Cum Laude, from the Computer Science Department at National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST-NU), Pakistan. She has authored scholarly papers in the areas of performance modeling, computer networks, and quality of service provision.

Publications and Research:
"End-to-end Delay Percentiles for Video Traces using a MAP2 Approximation” by Bushra Anjum and Harry Perros. NETWORKS 2012.15th International Telecommunications Network Strategy and Planning Symposium, Italy, 2012

2."MMPP-2 Approximation of Aggregate IPPs with Application to Expedited Forwarding Class in IP-based Networks” by Bushra Anjum. 13th IEEE International Conference on Communication Technologies (ICCT), 25-28 Sep 2011, Page 494-498, DOI: 10.1109/ICCT.2011.6157925

3.“Bandwidth Allocation under End-to-End Percentile Delay Bounds” by Bushra Anjum, Harry Perros, Xenia Mountrouidou, Kimon Kontovasilis. Wiley, International Journal of Network Management,
Dec 2011, Volume: 21 Issue 6, Pages 536-547, DOI: 10.1002/nem.783

4.“Adding Percentiles of Erlangian Distributions” by Bushra Anjum and Harry Perros. IEEE Communications Letters, March 2011, Volume: 15 Issue: 3, Page 346-348, DOI: 10.1109/LCOMM.2011.011011.102143

5.“Multi-class QoS in 802.11 Networks using Gentle Decrease of Multiple Contention Windows” by Bushra Anjum and Zartash Afzal Uzmi. IEEE Globecom Telecommunications Conference, 26-30 Nov. 2007, Page 5242-5247, DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2007.994"

6."Multiple Poll Scheme for Improved QoS using IEEE 802.11 PCF" by Bushra Anjum, Saima Mushtaq, Dr. Arshad Hussain. IEEE INMIC: 9th International Multitopic Conference, 24-25 Dec. 2005, Page 254-259 DOI:10.1109/INMIC.2005.334466

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     1."January 2013" Dr. Bushra Anjum and Mr. Abdul Qadeer (Research Manager, Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science) are very excited to offer a new course "Introduction to Cloud Computing" using Amazon Web Services for Spring 2012 semester for Junior and Senior undergraduate students . A tentative course outline is now available. 

     2."March 2013"Dr. Bushra Anjum of FAST-NU Lahore Campus is representing the technical women of Pakistan at the International GlobalTechWomen VOICES conference on 8th March 2013.More details can be found here

    3."April 2013" With the aim of increasing international exposure for local students, Dr. Bushra Anjum, Assistant Professor CS Department, invited Barry Pierce (Mulkey Inc, Elim-IT) from USA to visit Pakistan for an educational guest lecture series. More details can be found here

    4."Dr. Bushra Anjum, FAST Lahore Campus, is selected as one of the 200 qualified young researchers in the fields of mathematics and computer sciences who were chosen by the Scientific Committee to attend the 1st Heidelberg Laureate Forum, which will take place from September 22 until 27, 2013 in Heidelberg, Germany.More Details can be found here.
    5."October 2013" Dr. Bushra Anjum, FAST Lahore Campus, spoke at the first Breast Cancer Awareness event organized at FAST-NU Lahore Campus. More Details can be found here.

    6."Spring 2014" Dr. Bushra Anjum and Mr. Abdul Qadeer (Research Manager, Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science) are very excited to plan and launch a second offering of the course "Introduction to Cloud Computing" using Amazon Web Services for Spring 2014 semester at FAST-NU Lahore Campus. This time we are hoping to expand registration and offer the course as a CS elective to Junior, Senior and Masters students. A tentative course outline is now available here.