Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Aslam

Dr. Muhammad Aslam

Associate Professor, Tenured
Post-Doc (IMB, France), Ph.D., M.Sc. (BZU, Multan), PGD (CP & CS), SCJP
HEC Approved Supervisor
+92 (0) 61 9210087; +92 (0) 300 9550007

Research Areas:
Regression, Statistical Inference

Membership of learned societies:
APA, ASA, EcoSta, IASC, ISBA, ISI, ISOSS, ORCID (http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2290-2307), Publon, RSS, SAS Community.

Honours and Awards at National/ International Level:
  • Won Travel Grant for Pisa, Italy, from Punjab Higher Education Commission (2018)
  • Won Travel Grant for London, UK, from Punjab Higher Education Commission (2017)
  • Won A Nine-month Post-Doc Fellowship under "HEC & French Embassy Joint Post-Doctoral Fellowships Program" from Insitut de Mathematiques de Bourgogne, Dijon, France.

Link of Selected Publications
  1. Aslam, M., Ahmad, S.. (2020). The modified Liu-ridge-type estimator: a new class of biased estimators to address multicollinearity. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation DOI: 10.1080/03610918.2020.1806324.
  2. Aslam, M. . (2020). Using the kalman filter with Arima for the COVID-19 pandemic dataset of Pakistan. Elsevieer Inc. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2020.105854.
  3. Ahmad, S. and Aslam, M. (2019). Another proposal about the new two-parameter estimator for linear regression model with correlated regressors. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation, DOI: 10.1080/03610918.2019.1705975.
  4. Aslam, M., Asif, M., Altaf, S., Joiya, S. J. and Bhatti, S. H. (2019). Establishing Growth Reference Charts for Head Circumference of the Pakistani Children, using the Lambda-Mu-Sigma (LMS) Statistical Method. Iranian Journal of Pediatrics, 9(3):e84970.
  5. Majid A., Aslam, M, Altaf, S. and Amanullah, M. (2019). Addressing the distributed lag models with heteroscedastic errors. Communications in Statistics- Simulation and Computation.
  6. Kashif, M., Amanullah, M. and Aslam, M. (2019). Influential diagnostics with Pena’s statistic for the modified ridge regression Pena’s Statistic for the Liu Regression. Communications in Statistics- Simulation and Computation.
  7. Asif, M., Aslam, M. and Altaf, S. (2018). Evaluation of Anthropometric Parameters of Central Obesity in Pakistani Children aged 5-12 Years, using Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Analysis. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism Sep 25;31(9):971-977.
  8. Imdad, M. U., Aslam, M., and Altaf, S. (2018). lmridge: A Comprehensive R Package for the Ridge Regression. The R Journal 10(2): 326-346.
  9. Imdadullah, M., Aslam, M., and Altaf, S. (2017). liureg: A Comprehensive R Package for the Liu Estimation of Linear Regression Model with Collinear Regressors. The R Journal, 9(2):232-247.
  10. Imdadullah, M., Aslam, M., and Altaf, S. (2016). mctest: An R Package for Detection of Collinearity among Regressors. The R Journa,l 8(2):499-509.
  11. Aslam, M. (2014). Using Heteroscedasticity Consistent Standard Errors for the Linear Regression Model with Correlated Regressors. Communications in Statistics- Simulation and Computation 43(10): 2353-2373.
  12. Aslam, M. (2014). Performance of Kibria’s Method for the Heteroscedastic Ridge Regression Model: Some Monte Carlo Evidence. Communications in Statistics- Simulation and Computation 43(4): 673-686.
  13. Aslam, M., Riaz, T. and Altaf, S. (2013). Efficient Estimation and Robust Inference of Linear Regression Models in the Presence of Heteroscedastic Errors and High Leverage Points. Communications in Statistics-Simulation and Computation 42(10): 2223-2238.
  14. Aslam, M. and Altaf, S. (2011). Growth Charts of Body Surface Area for Adults in Pakistan using Quantile Regression. Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences, 27(3): 613-617.

Books/ Contribution to Edited Volumes:
  • A Practical Guide to MicroTSP. ISBN : 969-8131-17-5
  • (Edited) A Quick Approach to Statistics, Ilmi Kitab Khana, Lahore

Administrative Assignments:
Chairman, Department of Statistics, BZU, Multan

Research Grants/Projects:
Following two research projects, funded by BZU, Multan, have been successfully completed:
  • Influence Diagnostics under a New Estimation Method: Least Squares Ratio
  • Construction of Fetal Growth Charts for Pakistan using Quantile Regression: A Case Study of Multan