Faculty Profile

Abu Shafin Mohammad Mahdee

Jameel, Abu Shafin Mohammad Mahdee

Asst. ProfessorMobile : 01551813587Email : mahdee@cse.uiu.ac.bd

Degree Institute Year
M.Eng. in Computer and Systems Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA 2014
M.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering BUET 2012
B.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering BUET 2009


  • “An Approach for Human Identification Based on Time and Frequency Domain Features Extracted from ECG Signals”, in IEEE TENCON 2011, Indonesia.
  • “ECG Signal Based Human Identification Method Using Features in Temporal and Wavelet Domains”, in IEEE TENCON 2012, Phillipines.
  • “An Approach for Formant Based Speech Recognition in Noise”, in IEEE TENCON 2012, Phillipines.
  • “Human Identification Method Using Time And Wavelet Domain Features Based on Modified DECG”, in ICECE 2012, Bangladesh.


  • “Human Identification Using Time and Frequency Domain Features of ECG Signals”, in proc IEBAPM 2012, Bangladesh.
  • “Formant Based Voice Print for Vowel Recognition”, in proc IEBAPM 2012, Bangladesh.


  • “Design of a low cost ICU system for real-time monitoring of ECG, Oxygen rate, Temperature and Blood pressure” in EUProW2009, BUET, Bangladesh.
  • “Design of a low cost EEG system for brain wave monitoring with remote observation via internet” in EUProW2009, BUET, Bangladesh.



  • “Biometric Security: Recognition Techniques and Challenges”, in ICEEICT 2014, Bangladesh.
  • “Pattern Recognition: Applications and Techniques”, organized by IEEE student Branch, BUET, 2013.


  • Computer Vision
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Speech Processing
  • Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Embedded Systems


  • Noise Robust Formant Frequency Estimation Method for Speech Recognition Based on Spectral Model of Repeated Autocorrelation of Speech (M.Sc.), Under Prof. Shaikh Anowarul Fattah.
  • Development of a Low Cost Microcontroller Based Patient Monitoring System for Intensive care unit of hospitals (B.Sc.), Under Prof. Mohammad Ali Choudhury.


Masters term papers include

  • Plant species detection from leaf images
  • Detection of attack and congestion conditions in smart grid networks using neural networks
  • Compression of 2D signals using image processing techniques
  • Social networks as distributed systems: information flow
  • ECG based human identification
  • Bangla digit recognition
  • Long term anomaly detection in crowd sourced webcam videos


Significant undergraduate projects are

  • Construction of a basic web enabled EEG machine
  • Webcam based motion sensor
  • Smart card identification using micro-controller
  • Power System Symmetrical and unsymmetrical fault analysis
  • Automation of Cold storage using micro-controller and control via internet
  • Development of custom libraries for interfacing any micro-controller with LCD module
  • Complete wiring design of a 4 story building with real life and CAD models
  • Design of the security system for a museum
  • Hardware and Software Implementation of Arithmetic and Logic Unit Design.


Some of the research projects I supervised

  • Soil Type Detection From Images
  • Low Cost Document Camera With Motorized Zoom
  • Bangla License Plate Reader
  • Stochastic modeling of Bangla speech for HMM
  • Bangla written digit recognition using edge detection method
  • PWM inverter using micro-controller
  • Automatic solar energy based lighting system using micro-controller

  • Dean’s Merit Award (‘the dean’s list’) – awarded by BUET. Received this award in the junior year (Level-3) and Final year (senior year, Level-4).
  • Dhaka Education Board Scholarship for Higher Secondary Certificate Examination.
  • Dhaka Education Board Scholarship for Secondary School Certificate Examination.
  • Talent pool Scholarship, Government Junior merit examination (Class 8). Stood 1st in Ishwarganj school district.

Numerous awards in general knowledge competitions, including:

  • Champion in Inter college competition, Holy Cross College.
  • Runner UP in Inter college competition, Notre Dame College.


Numerous awards in math olympiads, including:

  • Champion in inter college math olympiad, Viqarunnisa Noon College.
  • Champion in inter college math olympiad, Notre Dame College.

Courses I’ve Taught

  • Pattern Recognition,
  • Microprocessor and Interfacing (Theory and Lab),
  • Electronics (Theory and Lab),
  • Data Communication,
  • Measurement and Instrumentation I (Theory and Lab),
  • Digital Electronics (Theory and Lab),
  • Solid State Devices,
  • Digital signal processing,
  • Signals and Systems,
  • Control System I (Theory and Lab),
  • Power Electronics,
  • Electrical Circuits,
  • Embedded Control,
  • Electronic Instrumentation,
  • Integrated Electronics

Major Graduate courses I had as a student

  • Image Processing,
  • Pattern Recognition,
  • Machine Learning,
  • Distributed Systems and Sensors,
  • Speech Communication,
  • Biomedical Signal Processing,
  • Design of Power semiconductor circuits and drives,
  • Carbon Nanotechnology,
  • Broadband Wireless Communication,
  • Synthetic Biology,
  • Physical Foundations of Solid State Devices,
  • R&D Management,
  • Starting Up a new Venture,
  • Portfolio Management,
  • Corporate Finance,
  • Managerial Accounting,
  • Integrated Marketing Communication