Tooba Khan

Ph.D. Student

Next-generation and Wireless Communications Laboratory

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Koc University


Office: ENG-140, College of Engineering, Koc University, Rumelifeneri Yolu,
           Sariyer, Istanbul 34450, Turkey

Phone: +90 (0)212 338 2605



Tooba Khan received her B.E. and M.S. degrees in Telecommunications Engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan in 2009 and 2012 respectively. She taught as a Lecturer in the Department of Electronic Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology for two years. Then she joined DHA Suffa University, Karachi, in August 2013. She is currently a research assistant in NWCL and pursuing her Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering under the supervision of Dr. Ozgur Baris Akan at Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey.


      • Molecular Communications
      • Nanonetworks


[Submitted Papers]
  1. M. Civas, T. Khan, O. B. Akan, "Optimal Transceiver Placement for Indoor Terahertz Band Communication for 5G Networks," 2017.
  2. T. Khan, O. B. Akan, "Rate Region of Multiple-Access Neuro-Spike Communication Channel Under Energy Constraint", 2017.
[Journal Papers]
  1. H. Ramezani, T. Khan, O. B. Akan, "Sum Rate of MISO Neuro-spike Communication Channel with Constant Spiking Threshold," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, 2018.
  2. T. Khan, B. A. Bilgin, O. B. Akan, "Diffusion-based Model for Synaptic Molecular Communication Channel," IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 299-308, June 2017.
  3. O. B. Akan, H. Ramezani, T. Khan, N. A. Abbasi, M. Kuscu, "Fundamentals of Molecular Information and Communication Science," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 105, no. 2, pp. 306-318, February 2017.
[Conference Papers]
  1. H. Ramezani, T. Khan, O. B. Akan, "Information Theoretical Analysis of Synaptic Communication for Nanonetworks," to appear in Proc. IEEE INFOCOM 2018, Honolulu, USA, April 2018 (Best-in-Session Presentation Award).
  2. T. Khan, I. Ahmed, "Capacity optimization in cognitive radio network through power control," in International Conference on Engineering and Emerging Technologies, Lahore, Pakistan, March 2014.