Session on “Design and Applications of Central Processing Units (CPUs)”

On Tuesday, 23rd November 2021, the Department of Management and Social Sciences at DHA Suffa University organized a guest speaker session on the topic, “Design and Applications of Central Processing Units (CPUs)”. The event was organized for the benefit of the BBA, BS A&F, and BS English students, related to the course “Introduction to Computing”, under the supervision of their course instructor, Ms. Sadia Mehboob.

The session was conducted by Engr. Rizwan Fazal, who has been associated with academia for the last 8 years. He has also served in the National Space Agency of Pakistan, SUPARCO, for more than 4 years in the Satellite Research & Development Center. He has worked as research associate in the department of Electronics & Communications Engineering at Tampere University of Technology, Finland. His current research interests include hardware and software design of heterogeneous computing systems.

Mr. Rizwan briefed the audience about the basic concepts of computer systems from the hardware and software perspective and enlightened students with lots of new trends and aspects of computer technology and also shared his experiences from corporate sector.

The event was graced by Prof. Dr. Bashir Ahmad, Dean Management and Social Sciences and Engr. Prof. Dr. Johar Khurshid Farooqi, Dean (EAS). The session was concluded with a Q/A session followed by presentation of plaque of appreciation to Engr. Rizwan Fazal by Engr. Prof. Dr. Johar Khurshid Farooqi, DHA Suffa University.