Professor Naveed Ikram
Professor / Associate Dean (Research)
PhD, Computer Science
Profile
Empirical Software Engineering, Requirements Engineering, Usability Engineering, Global Software Development, Agile Development, Software Engineering Education

Education

PhD
University of Salford
2000
Computer Science
University of Salford
1994

Experience

Associate Professor/Chairman Computer Sc. Department
International Islamic University
Pakistan
Thursday, January 4, 2007
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Associate Professor/Director Graduate Studies
Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad Campus
Pakistan
Saturday, January 1, 2005
Sunday, December 31, 2006
Director IT
Eycon (pvt) Limited
Pakistan
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Citations

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Publication

Journal
1. S. Imtiaz and N. Ikram, "Dynamics of Task Allocation in Global Software Development", Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, Vol.29, No.1, January 2017, (doi: 10.1002/smr.1832).
2. T. Ambreen, N. Ikram, M. Usman, and M. Niazi, "Empirical Research in Requirements Engineering: Trends and Opportunities", Requirements Engineering, 2016, (doi:10.1007/s00766-016-0258-2)
3. M.Bano, D. Zowghi, N.Ikram, and M. Niazi, “What makes Service Oriented Requirements Engineering challenging? A qualitative study”, IET Software, Vol.8 No.4, August 2014, 154-160pp
4. M.Niazi, N.Ikram, M. Bano, S. Imtiaz, and S.U. Khan, “Establishing trust in offshore software outsourcing relationships: an exploratory study using a systematic literature review”, IET Software, Vol.7, No.3, August 2013, 1-11 pp
5. M.Bano, N.Ikram, and M.Niazi, “Requirements Engineering Challenges in Service Oriented Software Engineering: an exploratory online survey”, International Journal of Software Engineering, Vol 6, No.2, July 2013.
6. M. Niazi, N. Ikram, A. Q. Gill, M. R.Hassan, Editorial: “Special issue on 'Empirical studies in software engineering'," in IET Software, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 295-297, December 2013
7. Z. Hashmi, S.A. Shaikh, and N. Ikram, “Methodologies and Tools for OSS Software: Current State of the Practice”, Electronic Communications of the EASST, Volume 33: Foundations and Techniques for Open Source Software Certification, 2010, ISSN 1863-2122.
8. G. Murtaza, N. Ikram, and A. Basit, “A Framework for Eliciting Value Proposition from Stakeholders”, WSEAS Transactions on Computers, Issue 6, Volume 9, June 2010, ISSN: 1109-2750
Book Chapters
9. M. Waseem and N. Ikram. "Architecting Activities Evolution and Emergence in Agile Software Development: An Empirical Investigation." Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming. Springer International Publishing, 2016. 326-332.
10. N. Ikram and S. Naz. "Extreme Requirements Engineering (XRE)." Requirements Engineering in the Big Data Era. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2015. 95-108.
11. A. Naveed and N. Ikram. "A Novel Checklist: Comparison of CBR and PBR to Inspect Use Case Specification." Requirements Engineering in the Big Data Era. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2015. 109-125.
12. M. Bano and N. Ikram. "Addressing the challenges of alignment of requirements and services: a vision for user-centered method." Requirements Engineering. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014. 83-89.
13. N. Ikram, M. Usman, J. Samad and A. Basit (2010). “Managing Requirements Risks: A Value-Based Process”, in “Advances in Risk Management”, Giancarlo Nota (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-307-138-1, Sciyo
International Conference Proceedings (Peer-reviewed)
14. N. Khan, N. Ikram and S. Imtiaz, “SCRUM Adoption: A Solution for Backlog Problems”, 5th Asian Conference on Information Systems, October 27-29, 2016, Krabi, Thailand.
15. T. Ambreen and N. Ikram, "A state-of-the-art of Empirical Literature of Crowdsourcing in Computing", 11th IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering (ICGSE 2016), August 2-5, 2016, California, USA.
16. M. Bano, D. Zowghi, and N. Ikram, “Systematic Reviews in Requirements Engineering: A Tertiary Study”, 4th IEEE International Workshop on Empirical Requirements Engineering, Karlskrona, Sweden, August 25, 2014.
17. N. Ikram, S. Siddiqui, and N.F. Khan, “Security Requirement Elicitation Techniques: A Comparison”, 4th IEEE International Workshop on Empirical Requirements Engineering, Karlskrona, Sweden, August 25, 2014.
18. M. Bano, D. Zowghi, and N.Ikram, “Alignment between business requirements and services: The state of practice”, Proceedings of 25th International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, France, November 4-6 2013.
19. N. Qureshi, M. Usman, N. Ikram, “Evidence in Software Architecture – A Systematic Literature Review”, Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2013), Brazil, 14-15 April 2013.
20. S. Imtiaz, M. Bano, N. Ikram, and M. Niazi, “A Tertiary Study: Experiences of Conducting Systematic Literature Reviews in Software Engineering”, Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2013), Brazil, 14-15 April 2013.
21. S. Arshad, M. Usman, and N. Ikram, "Knowledge Management Practices in GSD: A Systematic Literature Review", IARIA Seventh International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Lisbon, Portugal, 18-23 November, 2012.
22. M. Niazi, M. El-Attar, M. Usman, and N. Ikram, " An Empirical Study Identifying High Perceived Value Requirements Engineering Practices in Global Software Development Projects", IARIA Seventh International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Lisbon, Portugal, 18-23 November, 2012.
23. M. Bano, S. Imtiaz, N. Ikram, M. Niazi and M. Usman “Causes of Requirement Change – A Systematic Literature Review”, Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2012), Ciudad Real, Spain, 14-15 May 2012.
24. M. Niazi, M. El-Attar, M. Usman and N. Ikram, “GlobReq: A Framework for Improving Requirements Engineering in Global Software Development Projects: Preliminary Results”, 16th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE 2012), Ciudad Real, Spain, 14-15 May 2012.
25. H. Hameed, M. Usman, N. Ikram, “Impact of Changing Communication Media on Conflict Resolution in Distributed Software Development Projects”, Proceedings of 5th Malaysian Software Engineering Conference, Johar Bharu, Malaysia, 13-14 December 2011.
26. M. Bano and N. Ikram, “KM-SORE: Knowledge Management for Service Oriented Requirements Engineering”, Proceedings of IARIA Sixth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Barcelona, Spain, October 23-29, 2011.
27. S. Imtiaz and N. Ikram, “Effective Task Allocation in Distributed Environment: A Traceability Perspective”, Proceedings of IARIA Sixth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Barcelona, Spain, October 23-29, 2011.
28. N. Qureshi, N.Ikram, M. Bano, and M. Usman, “Empirical Evidence in Software Architecture: A Systematic Literature Review Protocol”, Proceedings of IARIA Sixth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Barcelona, Spain, October 23-29, 2011.
29. M. Bano and N. Ikram, “Issues and challenges of Requirement Engineering in Service Oriented Software Development”, Proceedings of IARIA Fifth International Conference on Software Engineering Advances, Nice, France, August 22-27, 2010.
30. S. U. Khan, M. Niazi and N. Ikram, “Software Development Outsourcing Relationships Trust: A Systematic Literature Review protocol”, 14th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering, Keele, UK, April 12-13, 2010.
31. M. Usman, J. Khan, M. Hardas, N. Ikram, “Pedagogical and Structural Analysis of SE
Courses”, Proceedings of 23rd IEEE-CS Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training, Pittsburgh, USA, March 09, 2010.
32. G. Murtaza, A. Basit, and N. Ikram, “Value Elicitation in Value Based Software Engineering”, Proceedings of 9th WSEAS International Conference on Recent Advances in Software Engineering, Parallel and Distributed Systems (SEPADS '10), University of Cambridge, UK, February 20-22, 2010.
33. A. Basit, G. Murtaza, and N. Ikram, “Validation of VRRM Process Model”, Proceedings of 9th WSEAS International Conference on Recent Advances in Software Engineering, Parallel and Distributed Systems (SEPADS '10), University of Cambridge, UK, February 20-22, 2010.
34. N. Ahmad, M. Usman, N. Ikram, “Value-Based Software Architecture Knowledge Management Tool”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2010), Innsbruck, Austria, February 16-18, 2010.
35. R. Ejaz, N. Ikram, S. Imtiaz, “Product Line Variability Management Using Traceability Information”, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT) 2009, Sofia, Bulgaria, July 26-29, 2009.
36. A. Munir and N. Ikram, “Effective Communication and Coordination: A Comparison of Requirements Validation Techniques in GSD”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2009), Innsbruck, Austria, 17-19 February 2009.
37. Salma. Imtiaz, N. Ikram, Saima Imtiaz, “Impact Analysis from Multiple Perspectives: Evaluation of Traceability Techniques”, Proceedings of IARIA The Third International Conference on Software Engineering Advances (ICSEA) 2008, Sliema, Malta, 26-31 October 2008.
38. Saima Imtiaz, N. Ikram, Salma Imtiaz, “A Requirements Change Management Process Model”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Advances in Computer Technology and Application, Malaysia, 2-4 April 2008.
39. S. Anwar and N. Ikram, “A Process for Goal-Based Requirements Engineering”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2008), Innsbruck, Austria, 12-14 February 2008.
40. J. Samad, N. Ikram, M. Usman, “VRRM: A Value Based Requirements’ Risk Management Process”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2008), Innsbruck, Austria, 12-14 February 2008.
41. N. Ikram and S. Ramzan, “Requirements Change Management Process Models: An Evaluation”, Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2007), Innsbruck, Austria, 13-15 February 2007.
42. S. Anwar and N. Ikram, “Goal Oriented Requirements Engineering: A critical study of techniques”, Proceedings of IEEE 13th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC06), Bangalore, India, 6-8 December 2006.

Technical Reports
43. M. Bano, N. Ikram, and M. Niazi (2011), “Knowledge Management in Service Oriented Requirements Engineering (KM – SORE)”, Keele technical Report (TR/2011-02), ISSN: 1353: 7776, School of Computing and Mathematics, Keele University, Keele, UK, 2011.
44. Muneera Bano, Salma Imtiaz, N. Ikram, Muhammad Usman, and Mahmood Niazi, "Systematic Literature Review for Causes of Requirements Change", Technical Report: TR/2010-01, ISSN: 1353:7776, School of Computing and Mathematics, Keele University, Keele, UK, 2010
45. S. U. Khan, M. Niazi and N. Ikram, “Systematic Literature Review Protocol for SORT: Software Outsourcing Relationships Trust”, Technical report TR/2009-01, ISSN: 1353-7776, School of Computing and Mathematics, Keele University, UK, 2009
National Conference Proceedings (Peer-reviewed)
46. Z. Huma, N. Ikram, M. Bano, “Software Process Improvement: A systematic literature review”, 15th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Islamabad, 13-15 December 2012.
47. F. Yousuf, Z. Zaman, N. Ikram, “Requirements Validation Techniques in GSD: A survey”, 12th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Karachi, December 2008, pp.553-557.
48. S. Ramzan and N. Ikram, “Requirement Change Management Process Models: Activities, Artifacts and Roles”, 10th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Islamabad, 23-24 December 2006, pp.219-223.
49. J. Samad and N. Ikram, “Managing the Risks: An Evaluation of Risk Management Processes”, 10th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Islamabad, 23-24 December 2006, pp.281-287.
50. M. Usman and N. Ikram, “The Architecture of a Tool for Scenario-Based Software Architecture Evaluation”, 10th IEEE International Multitopic Conference, Islamabad, 23-24 December 2006, pp.288-292.
51. S. Ramzan and N. Ikram, “Making decision in requirements change management”, IEEE 1st International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies, August 2005, Karachi.
52. N. Ikram, “Systems Analysis: Systematic or Systemic”, IEEE 1st International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies, August 2005, Karachi.
53. A. Qureshi and N. Ikram, “Software Cost Estimation: A study of Pakistan’s software industry”, 1st National Conference on Software Engineering and Applications, December 2004, Islamabad.