Dr. Saad Naeem Zafar
Dean Faculty of Computing & Director RISE
PhD, Software Engineering
Software Engineering, Requirements Engineering, Software Quality, Software Engineering Education (e-Learning), Cybersecurity (Governance, Management, Audit, Data Security and Privacy)


PhD Computing
Griffith University
MS Software Engineering
Griffith University


Riphah International University
Friday, November 1, 2013
Director, Riphah Institue of Informatics
Riphah International Univesity
Monday, May 4, 1998




(1) Integrating safety and security requirements into design of an embedded system S Zafar, RG Dromey, Software Engineering Conference, 2005. APSEC'05. 12th Asia-Pacific, 8 pp. 2005 (2) Experience with fault injection experiments for FMEA, L Grunske, K Winter, N Yatapanage, S Zafar, PA Lindsay Software: Practice and Experience 41 (11), 1233-1258, 2011 (3) Formal verification of the ieee 802.11 i wlan security protocol E Sithirasenan, S Zafar, V Muthukkumarasamy Software Engineering Conference, 2006. Australian, 10 pp.-190, 2006 (4) Slicing behavior tree models for verification N Yatapanage, K Winter, S Zafar Theoretical Computer Science, 125-139 , 2010 (5) Evaluation of use of e-learning in undergraduate radiology education: a review S Zafar, S Safdar, AN Zafar European journal of radiology 83 (12), 2277-2287, 2014 (6) Early validation and verification of a distributed role-based access control model S Zafar, R Colvin, K Winter, N Yatapanage, RG Dromey Software Engineering Conference, 2007. APSEC 2007. 14th Asia-Pacific, 430-437, 2007 (7) A systematic mapping study on software engineering education B Malik, S Zafar Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 2061, 2012 (8) Verification of an Integrated Role-Based Access Control Model S Zafar, K Winter, R Colvin, RG Dromey 1st Asian Working Conderence on Verified Software 130, 2006 (9) A Light-Weight Formal Approach for Modeling, Verifying and Integrating Role-Based Access Control Requirements S Zafar, Software Engineering Conference, 2009. APSEC'09. Asia-Pacific, 257-264, 2009 (10) Analysis of IEEE 802.11 i WLAN Security Protocol E Sithirasenan, S Zafar, V Muthukkumarasamy ISAST Transactions on Computers and Software Engineering 2 (1), 13-25, 2008 (11) Security quality model: an extension of Dromey’s model S Zafar, M Mehboob, A Naveed, B Malik Software Quality Journal 23 (1), 29-54, 2015 (12) Online behaviour of students in a new blended learning course: An experience report S Zafar, S Safdar, B Malik Teaching, Assessment and Learning (TALE), 2014 (13) Machine learning based decision support systems (DSS) for heart disease diagnosis: a review 2017 S Safdar, S Zafar, N Zafar, NF Khan Artificial Intelligence Review, 1-27 (14) Internet Addiction or Problematic Internet Use: Current Issues and Challenges in Conceptualization, Measurement and Treatment SN Zafar, Journal of Islamic International Medical College 11 (2), 46-47, 2016 (15) Requirements simulation for early validation using Behavior Trees and Datalog S Zafar, N Farooq-Khan, M Ahmed, Information and Software Technology 61, 52-70, 2015 (16) Trends on The Use of E-Learning in Continuing Medical Education: A Review S Zafar, B Malik, JIIMC JOURNAL OF ISLAMIC INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL COLLEGE, 58, 2014