Dr. A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam

Professor , Dept. of CSE

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 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 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 and Healthcare, 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 103 Research Publications (including 01 Book, 02 Book Chapter, 32 peer-reviewed Journals and 68 Conference Papers). He has secured more than 10 National and International Research Grants. Prof. Muzahid has supervised 07 PhD students (05 – as the Main Supervisor), 04 Masters students, and many BEng Final Year Project through their graduation. Currently, he is also supervising 02 other PhD students (external supervisor) and several Master’s Students. Prof. Muzahid is the initiator and General Chair of the International Conference on Bangabandhu and Digital Bangladesh (ICBBDB 2021 and 2023 Technically Co-Sponsored by CCIS, Springer). 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)
  • Educational Activity Coordinator, IEEE Bangladesh Section
  • Chair/Member, Evaluation Team, BAETE, IEB
  • Senior IEEE Member (SMIEEE)
  • Fellow IEB (FIEB)

Profile Summary

  • Professor, Department of CSE, United International University (UIU), Bangladesh
  • Visiting Professor, Dept. of CTN, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of CSE, MIST, Bangladesh
  • DirectorCenter for International Affairs and Cooperation (CIAC), UIU, Bangladesh
  • Member, Evaluation Team, BAETE, IEB
  • Educational Activity Coordinator, IEEE Bangladesh Section.
  • Former Associate Professor and Head, Department of CSE, ULAB
  • Former Senior Lecturer & IT Manager of 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.
  • Founder, Information and Communication Research Community, Bangladesh (ICRCB)
  • 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: 103

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 EngineerMehran Trading Co. Ltd, Aichi, Japan
07. 2008 – 06. 2009 Network EngineerCONEXTIVO Inc., Aichi, Japan
04. 2007 – 06. 2008 ProgrammerIbis Inc., Aichi, Japan
11. 1999 – 09. 2002 Senior OfficerFirst 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, Center for International Affairs and Cooperation, UIU, Bangladesh (June 2022 ~ Present)
  • Former Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, ULAB, Bangladesh (October 2017 ~ September 2018)
  • Former Coordinator, Office of Faculty Research (OFR), ULAB, Bangladesh (May 2017 ~ May 2018)
  • Former IT Manager, Malaysia-Japan Int’l Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM, Malaysia (September 2011 ~ August 2015 (Two Terms))

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 PROGRAMMEMajor: 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, Center for International Affairs and Cooperation, UIU, Bangladesh (June 2022 ~ Present)
  • Former Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, ULAB, Bangladesh (October 2017 ~ September 2018)
  • Former Coordinator, Office of Faculty Research (OFR), ULAB, Bangladesh (May 2017 ~ May 2018)
  • Former IT Manager, Malaysia-Japan Int’l Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM, Malaysia (September 2011 ~ August 2015 (Two Terms))

Publication

Journal Papers

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,

Conference Papers

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,