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Dr Daniyal Haider

Job: Lecturer in Games & AI

Faculty: Computing, Engineering and Media

School/department: School of Computer Science and Informatics

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, UK, LE1 9BH

T: 0116 250 6662



Personal profile

Daniyal Haider is an experienced academic with more than 5 years of research and teaching experience in prestigious institutes including De Montfort University, University of Surrey, CY Cergy Paris University, France, Xidian University, China, and Linkoping University, Sweden. He has experience in Circuit Design, machine learning/Deep learning for communications and Healthcare applications, image / video processing, 5G wireless sensing, sensors for Internet-of-Things. Moreover he is the author of appealing research articles related to novel remote healthcare system deployment using next-generation AI technologies. Dr Daniyal is a member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics engineers and serves regularly as an organizer of conferences, special sessions, and workshops for several IEEE flagship conferences. In addition, he is an active reviewer of several academic publishers including IEEE, IET, John Wiley & Sons and MDPI etc.

Research group affiliations

Institute of Artificial Intelligence (IAI)

Publications and outputs

1) Daniyal Haideret al…"Utilizing 5G Spectrum for healthcare to detect the tremors and breathing activity for Multiple Sclerosis”, Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies,vol 29, no. 10, July 2018,
2) Qing Zhang, Daniyal Haider…“Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Warning in the Approximate Ward Environment”,MDPI, Applied Sciences, vol8, no. 10, October 2018, doi:10.3390/app8101915.
3) Daniyal Haider et al....., “An Efficient Monitoring of Eclamptic Seizures in Wireless Sensors Networks”, Elsevier Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, vol 70, pp 1- 1110, COMPELECENG_2018_1525.
4) Xiao Fan, Wanrong Sun... Daniyal Haider, “Detection and Diagnosis of Paralysis Agitans”, IEEE Access, November 2018, 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2882134. (Impact Factor 3.75)
5) Daniyal Haider, “Posture-Specific Breathing Detection”, MDPI, Sensors 2018, 8(12), 4443; doi:10.3390/s18124443.
6) B. Dong,A. Daniyal Haider,…, "Monitoring of Atopic Dermatitis using leaky Coaxial cable," in Healthcare Technology Letters, vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 244-248, 12 2017.doi: 10.1049/htl.2017.0021.
7) Arnab Barua, Daniyal Haider “Gait Signals Classification and Comparison”, International Journal of Numerical Modeling(Wiley), 2018, 10.1002/jnm.2577.
8) Daniyal Haider, Xiaodong Yang, Qammer H. Abbasi, “Post-surgical fall detection by exploiting the 5 G C-Band technology for eHealth paradigm”, Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier,.
9) Xiaodong Yang, Dou Fan, ……., Daniyal Haider, “Non-contact early warning of shaking palsy”,IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, PP (99): 1-1, DOI: 10.1109/JTEHM.2019.2919065.
10) Daniyal Haider et al, …, “Monitoring Body Motions Related to Huntington Disease by Exploiting the 5G Paradigm”, IEEE Fourth International Conference on UK-China Emerging Technologies, Glasgow, August 21st, 2019.
11) Syed Shah, …… , Daniyal Haider, “Identifying Elevated and Shallow Respiratory Rate Using mmWave Radar Leveraging Machine Learning Algorithms”, 2019 International conference on Advances in the Emerging Computing Technology.
12) Dou Fan, Aifeng Yen,……. , Daniyal Haider, “Small Scale Perception in Medical Body Area Networks”, IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, PP(99):1-1, November 2019, DOI: 10.1109/JTEHM.2019.2951670.,
13) Noor Muhammad,, Daniyal Haider, “ Reliability and remaining life assessment of electronic fuse using accelerated life testing”, Micro Machines, Future Wearable and Implants, MDPI, 2020.
14) Adil Mustafa Khattak, Daniyal Haider,,….,…..,” A microfluidic viscometer based on micropillar deflection and machine learning”, Springer, Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, Volume 12, Dec 2021 (Accepted, IF 7.104)

Research interests/expertise

5G Wireless sensing, IoT for Digital Healthcare, Machine Learning/ Deep Learning, AI for Intelligent Healthcare, sensors for Internet-of-Things, Computer Programming.

Areas of teaching

AI, Computer Science, Games Production/Programming



Courses taught

1) Object Oriented Programming in C++, 2) Physics Engine Programming

Honours and awards

1) PhD Degree Studentship –Received fully funded PhD scholarship from Chinese Student Council sponsored by Chinese Central Government (worth £ 26,000). (2016)
2) MS Degree Studentship – Received fully funded MS scholarship sponsored by Linkoping University, Sweden (worth £ 31,000) (2010)

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