Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam

Professor, Dept. of CSE & Director, DCCSA

ROOM: 612

PABX: 1501, 6201

Email: muzahid@cse.uiu.ac.bd

Biography

Prof. Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam was born in Shariatpur district of Bangladesh. He has received M.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering with Honours from Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics (NURE), Ukraine, in 1999 and D.Eng. in the field of Computer Science and Engineering from Nagoya Institute of Technology (NiTech), Japan in 2007. He has received Japanese Government Monbusho Scholarship (October 2002 – March 2006). Prof. Muzahid has over Six (06) years of Industrial experiences in Bangladesh and in Japan. In January 2011, Prof. Muzahid has started his career as an Academician. Until January 2017, he served as a Senior Lecturer at Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has served as the IT Manager and a Member of the Management Committee of MJIIT for around 05 years. He then served as an Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), Bangladesh until September 2018. Currently, he is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at United International University (UIU), Bangladesh and the Director of the Directorate of Career Counselling and Student Affairs (DCCSA).  Earlier, he has served as the Director of Center for International Affairs and Cooperation (CIAC). His research interests include Network Architecture, Communication Protocol, Cognitive Radio Network, Software Defined Radio, Wireless Sensor Network, IoT, Cloud Computing, Smart Healthcare, Smart Agriculture, etc., whereas teaching interests include Structured Programming Language, Data structure, Computer Networks, Data Communication, Wireless Communication, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things (IoT), etc. Prof. Muzahid has published 106 Research Publications (including 01 Book, 02 Book Chapter, 34 peer-reviewed Journals and 69 Conference Papers). He has secured more than 10 National and International Research Grants. Prof. Muzahid has supervised 08 PhD students (05 – as the Main Supervisor), 07 master’s students, and many BEng Final Year Project through their graduation. Prof. Muzahid is the initiator and General Chair of the International Conference on Bangabandhu and Digital Bangladesh (ICBBDB 2021, Technically Co-Sponsored by CCIS, Springer), and WICBBDB 2023 & WICBBDB 2024 Workshops. He is also the initiator and Technical Program Chair in ICAICT 2016 and ICAICT 2020 Int’l Conferences (ICAICT 2020 Technically Co-Sponsored by IEEE Bangladesh Section). He has served as the TPC Chair in the ETCCE 2020 and ETCCE 2021 Int’l Conferences and as Secretariat in the ICaTAS 2016 Int’l Conference, Malaysia and 7TH AUN/SEED-Net 2014 Int’l Conference on EEE. He was an Advisory Member of ICBAPS2015, Malaysia, and also played as the Communication Track Chair at ICIEV15, ICAEE 2015, ICAEE 2017 and ICAEE 2019 Int’l Conferences. Dr. Muzahid has served as an Associate Editor in the International Journal of Computer and Information Technology (IJCIT).

Professional Engagements:

  • Chartered Engineer (CEng)
  • Elected Member, Computer Division, IEB
  • Chair/Member, Evaluation Team, BAETE, IEB
  • Senior IEEE Member (SMIEEE)
  • Fellow IEB (FIEB)
  • Ex-Educational Activity Coordinator, IEEE Bangladesh Section
  • Ex-Student Activity Coordinator, IEEE Bangladesh Section

Profile Summary

  • Professor, Department of CSE, United International University (UIU), Bangladesh
  • Director, Directorate of Career Counselling and Student Affairs (DCCSA)
  • Visiting Professor, Dept. of CTN, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of CSE, MIST, Bangladesh
  • Member, Evaluation Team, BAETE, IEB
  • Ex-DirectorCenter for International Affairs and Cooperation (CIAC), UIU, Bangladesh
  • Ex-Educational Activity Coordinator, IEEE Bangladesh Section.
  • Ex-Associate Professor and Head, Department of CSE, ULAB
  • Ex-Senior Lecturer & IT Manager, Malaysia-Japan Int’l Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia
  • Research Interest on Network Architecture, Communication Protocol (WSN, CRN), IoT, Healthcare.
  • Over 15 years of experience in Teaching, Research & Students Supervision.
  • Over Six (06) years of Industrial experience in Japan and Bangladesh.
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng), the IET, UK
  • Fellow IEB (FIEB)
  • Senior Member IEEE (SMIEEE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).
  • Member of Harvard Business School Alumni Club Malaysia (HBSACM).
  • Good communication skills in Bengali, English, Japanese, and Russian.
  • General Chair, Workshop on Int’l Conference on Bangabandhu and Digital Bangladesh (WICBBDB 2023 and WICBBDB 2024).
  • General Chair, Int’l Conference on Bangabandhu and Digital Bangladesh 2021 (ICBBDB 2021).
  • Initiator and Technical Program Chair of ICAICT 2016 and ICAICT 2020 Int’l Conference.
  • Technical Program Chair of ETCCE 2020 Int’l Conference.
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Computer and Information Technology (IJCIT).
  • Associate Editor, ULAB Journal of Science and Engineering.
  • Expert in Outcome Based Education (OBE).
  • Number of Publications: 106 (01 Book, 02 Book Chapter, 34 Journals and 69 Conference Papers)

Work Experiences

10. 2018–Present ProfessorDepartment of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)

United International University (UIU), Bangladesh

01. 2017–09.2018 Associate Professor and HeadDepartment of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), Bangladesh

01. 2011 –01.2017 Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT)

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

07.2009 – 12. 2010 Systems Engineer Mehran Trading Co. Ltd, Aichi, Japan
07. 2008 – 06. 2009 Network Engineer CONEXTIVO Inc., Aichi, Japan
04. 2007 – 06. 2008 Programmer Ibis Inc., Aichi, Japan
11. 1999 – 09. 2002 Senior Officer First Security Bank LTD., Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

A D M I N I S T R AT I V E  P O S I T I O N S  H E L D

  • Director, Directorate of Career Counselling and Student Affairs (DCCSA), UIU, Bangladesh (February 2024 ~ Present)
  • Director, Center for International Affairs and Cooperation, UIU, Bangladesh (June 2022 ~ March 2024)
  • Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, ULAB, Bangladesh (October 2017 ~ September 2018)
  • Coordinator, Office of Faculty Research (OFR), ULAB, Bangladesh (May 2017 ~ May 2018)
  • IT Manager, Malaysia-Japan Int’l Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM, Malaysia (September 2011 ~ August 2015)

Education

2003 – 2007 Doctor of Engineering (DEng)

Major: Computer Science and Engineering

Nagoya Institute of Technology (NiTech)

Nagoya, Aichi, Japan

Awarded D.Eng. Degree

1994 – 1999 M.Sc. in Engineering (5-Year Russian Education System)

Major: Computer Intellect Systems and Networks

Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics (NURE).

Kharkiv, Ukraine

1993 – 1994 UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION PROGRAMME

Major: Science

Moscow State University of Railway Engineering (MIIT)

Moscow, Russia

1991 – 1992 Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC)

Major: Science Group

Notre Dame College (NDC), Dhaka, Bangladesh

1986 – 1990 Secondary School Certificate (SSC)

Major: Science Group

Damodya Muslim High School, Shariatpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

Keynote / Invited Talk

  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, Annual Paper Meet, EEE Division, IEB, Bangladesh (APMEE 2022), October 2022 – Invited Speaker
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “International Conference on Quality for Sustainable Development (ICQSD), 25-27 November 2016, Chittagong, Bangladesh – Keynote Speaker
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “Seminar of Communication Techniques on Wireless Sensor Networks“, 02 November 2016, PCIU, Chittagong, Bangladesh – Keynote/Invited Speaker
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “Seminar ofDynamic Wireless Sensor Networks fort he IoT“, 02 November 2016, CIU, Chittagong, Bangladesh – Keynote/Invited Speaker.
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “Seminar of Communication Techniques on Ad Hoc Networks“, 01 November 2016,BGC Trust University, Chittagong, Bangladesh – Keynote/Invited Speaker
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “Architectures and Communication Protocols on Dynamic Wireless Sensor Networks”, BIT’s 2nd Annual World Congress f Emerging InfoTech-2013, Mobile Communication (I), June 2013, Dalian, China – Invited Speaker
  • A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, “Introduction to MJIIT and Our Research Trends”, Independent University of Bangladesh, Dhaka May 2013 and May 2014.
  • Dr. Shozo Komaki of MJIIT, UTM has become an Invited Speaker of ICEV13 through an effort of Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam of MJIIT, UTM. URL: http://cennser.org/ICIEV13/#speaker
  • Dr. Toshio Wakabayashi of MJIIT, UTM has become an Invited Speaker of ICEV14 through an effort of Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam of MJIIT, UTM. URL: http://cennser.org/ICIEV/
  • Prof. Dr. Anthony Centeno of MJIIT, UTM has become an Invited Speaker of ICEV14 through an effort of Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam of MJIIT, UTM. URL: http://cennser.org/ICIEV/

Administrative Position Held

  • Director, Directorate of Career Counselling and Student Affairs (DCCSA), UIU, Bangladesh (February 2024 ~ Present)
  • Director, Center for International Affairs and Cooperation, UIU, Bangladesh (June 2022 ~ March 2024)
  • Former Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, ULAB, Bangladesh (October 2017 ~ September 2018)
  • Ex-Coordinator, Office of Faculty Research (OFR), ULAB, Bangladesh (May 2017 ~ May 2018)
  • Ex-IT Manager, Malaysia-Japan Int’l Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM, Malaysia (September 2011 ~ August 2015)

Publication

Journal Papers

2023

Transfer Learning for Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis using EfficientNet-B0 Convolutional Neural Network

Publication: Journal of Advanced Research in Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

A Survey on IoT Driven Smart Parking Management System: Approaches, Limitations and Future Research Agenda

Computer Science

Publication: IEEE Access

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

A Survey on IoT Driven Smart Parking Management System: Approaches, Limitations and Future Research Agenda

Computer Science

Publication: IEEE Access

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

An Attention-Guided Deep-Learning-Based Network with Bayesian Optimization for Forest Fire Classification and Localization

Artificial Intelligence

Publication: Forests

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

DOLG-NeXt: Convolutional Neural Network with Deep Orthogonal Fusion of Local and Global Features for Biomedical Image Segmentation

Artificial Intelligence

Publication: Neurocomputing

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

2022

Blockchain-Based Identity Management System and Self-Sovereign Identity Ecosystem: A Comprehensive Survey

Blockchain Technology

Publication: IEEE Access

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

Symptom Based Explainable Artificial Intelligence Model for Leukemia Detection

Computer Science

Publication: IEEE Access

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

BanglaSER: A speech emotion recognition dataset for the Bangla language

Computer Science

Publication: Data in Brief

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

2021

Towards development of IoT-ML driven healthcare systems: A survey

Publication: Journal of Network and Computer Applications

Author List: A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, Nabila Sabrin Sworna, Swakkhar Shatabda,

Challenges, Applications and Design Aspects of Federated Learning: A Survey

Publication: IEEE Access

Author List: A. K. M. Najmul Islam, A. K. M. Muzahidul Islam, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Nazma Akhter, Faisal Ahmed, K. M. Jawadur Rahman, Kazi Ehsan Aziz, Mohammad Hasan, Ruhul Amin,

2020

IProCAD: Intelligent Prognosis of Coronary Artery Disease Excluding Angiogram in Patient with Stable Angina

Computer Science

Publication: International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

Conference Papers

2024

IoT and Satellite Image Driven Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment Method in Coastal Region

Artificial Intelligence

Conference: Algorithms for Intelligent Systems

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

CropCare: Advanced Crop Management System with Intelligent Advisory and Machine Learning Techniques

Artificial Intelligence

Conference: 6th International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (ICEEICT)

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

2022

Implementation of GSM and LTE Re-Configurable Cellular System Using USRP B200

Communications

Conference: Tensymp 2022, July 1-3, India

Author List: AKM Muzahidul Islam,

2021

An Effective Leukemia Prediction Technique Using Supervised Machine Learning Classification Algorithm

Conference: Proceedings of International Conference on Trends in Computational and Cognitive Engineering

Author List: Ashir Ahmed, A. K. M. Muzahidul Islam, Salekul Islam, Swakkhar Shatabda, Md. Moshiur Rahman, Mohammad Akter Hossain, Mubtasim Islam Sabik, Shadikun Nahar Sakiba,

2021

An Effective Leukemia Prediction Technique Using Supervised Machine Learning Classification Algorithm

Conference: Proceedings of International Conference on Trends in Computational and Cognitive Engineering

Author List: Ashir Ahmed, A. K. M. Muzahidul Islam, Salekul Islam, Swakkhar Shatabda, Md. Moshiur Rahman, Mohammad Akter Hossain, Mubtasim Islam Sabik, Shadikun Nahar Sakiba,