- Naveed Bhatti, Affan A. Syed, Muhammad Hamad Alizai: " Laser based Energy Distribution Architecture for Decoupling Energy and Sensing Planes in WSN", International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IDJSN),2015.
- Waqaas Munawar, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: "Modular Remote Reprogramming of Sensor Node", International Journal of Sensor Networks (IJSNet), 2015.
- Muhammad Hamad Alizai: "Practical and Self-Configurable Multihop Wireless Infrastructure – A Functional Perspective", International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC).
- Ismet Aktas, Florian Schmidt, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: "Harnessing Cross Layer Design", Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier), 13(B): 444-461, 2014.
- Waqas Abbas, Niaz Ahmed, Chaudhry Usama, Affan A. Syed: "Design and Evaluation of a Low-cost, DIY-inspired, Underwater Platform to Promote Experimental Research in UWSN", Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks, October 2014.
- Kamran Khan, Zaafar Ahmed, Shabbir Ahmed, Affan A. Syed, Syed Ali Khayam: "Rapid and Scalable ISP Service Delivery through a Programmable MiddleBox", SIGCOMM CCR, June 2014.
- Sheharbano Khattak, Naurin Ramay, Kamran Khan, Affan Syed, Syed Ali Khayam: "A Taxonomy of Botnet Behavior, Detection and Defense" IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials (COMST), October 2013.
- Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: " Probabilistic Location-Free Addressing Scheme for Multi-Hop Wirleless Network", Journal of Network and Computer Applications(JNCA, Elsevier), 2013.
- Affan A. Syed, John Heidemann, and Wei Ye: "Tones for Real: Managing Multipath in Underwater Acoustic Wakeup", ACM Transaction on Sensor Networks (TOSN), V. 9 (2), March 2013.
- Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Hanno Wirtz, Bernhard Kirchen, Klaus Wehrle: "Portable Wireless-Networking Protocol Evaluation", Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA, Elsevier), 36(4): 1230-1242, 2013.
- Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Qasim Raza, Yasra Chandio, Affan A. Syed, Tariq M. Jadoon: "Simulating Intermittently Powered Embedded Networks", 13th International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks EWSN, Graz, Austria, 2016.
- Alizai M.H, Khattak M.M, Han D, Gnawali O, Syed A: "Recycling Corrupt Packets over Multiple Hops", EWSN, Porto, Portugal, 2015.
- Osama Haq, Zainab Abaid, Naveed Bhatti, Zaafar Ahmed, Affan Syed: "SDN-inspired, Real-time Botnet Detection and Flow-blocking at ISP and Enterprise-level", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), London, UK, 2015.
- Noman Bashir, Zohaib Sharani, Khushboo Qayuum, and Affan Syed: "Delivering Smart Loadshedding for Highly-stressed Grid", IEEE SmartGridComm’15, Miami Florida, USA, 2015.
- Bhatti N, Syed A, Alizai M.H: "Sensors with Lasers: Building a WSN PowerGrid", ACM International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Berlin, Germany, 2014.
- Ismet Aktas, Matin Henze, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Kevin Moellering, Klaus Wehrle: "Graph-based Redundancy Removal Approach for Multiple Cross-Layer Interactions", 6th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS), Bangalore, India, 2014.
- Osama Haq, Waqar Ahmed, Affan A. Syed: "Titan: Enabling Low Overhead and Multi-faceted Network Fingerprinting of a Bot", IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), 2014.
- Rajesh Narayanan, Geng Lin, Affan A. Syed, Saad Shafiq, and Fahd Gilani: "A Framework to Rapidly Test SDN Use-Cases and Accelerate Middlebox Applications", Proceedings of IEEE Local Computer Networks Conference (LCN'13), 2013.
- Hanno Wirtz, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: "Fuzzy Logical Coordinates and Location Services for Scalable Addressing in Wireless Networks", 10th Annual Conference on Wireless On-Demand Network Systems and Services (WONS), Banff (Alberta), Canada, 2013.
- Niaz Ahmed, Waqas Abbas, Affan Syed: "A Low-cost and Flexible Underwater Platform to Promote Experiments in UWSN Research", In proceedings of the seventh ACM WUWNet Conference, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 2012.
Technical reports/Posters/Demo Publications
- Zohaib Sharani, Noman Bashir, Khushboo Qayuum, Affan Syed: "Enabling Practical Demand Response in Highly-Stressed Grids using Aashiyana", Poster paper at ACM eEnergy’15, Bangalore, India, July 2015.
- Syed Aftab Rashid, Affan A. Syed: "Low Cost HVAC Systems for Energy Management in Developing Countries", Poster at BuildSys 2014, Nov 5, 2014.
- Zohaib Sharani, Khushboo Qayuum, Noman Bashir and Affan Syed: "SoftUPS: Eliminating the need and cost of battery backups in the developing world", demo poster at ACM e-Energy’14, Cambridge, UK, June 2014.
- Sheharbano Khattak, Zaafar Ahmed, Affan A. Syed, Syed Ali Khayam: "BotFlex: A Community-driven Tool for Botnet Detection ", ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), Berlin, 2013.
- Naurin Rasheed Ramay, Sheharbano Khattak, Affan A. Syed, Syed Ali Khayam: " Bottleneck: A Generalized, Flexible, and Extensible Framework for Botnet Defense", IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (Oakland), May 20-23, 2012.