Syed Muhammad Bilal was born in Wah Cantt, Pakistan, on April 4, 1986. He received the M.Sc. degree in Electronics Engineering with distinction from University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Pakistan in 2011 and PhD degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Politecnico di Torino, Italy in 2015. As a PhD student he worked at ISMB (Istituto Superiore Mario Boella), Italy, in 2013 and as an RA (Research Assistant) at the Photonics Research Centre in Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2014. Mr. Bilal is a member of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and IEEE. He has co-authored more than 20 papers in leading Journals and Conferences and is currently working as a Post Doc. researcher with the OptCom group at Politecnico di Torino, Italy.