Faculty Profile

Mukta, Md. Saddam Hossain, Ph.D

Assistant ProfessorEmail : saddam@cse.uiu.ac.bd

Dr. Saddam is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Department. He achieved his PhD degree from BUET Data Science and Engineering Research Lab (DataLab) in 2018. His research interest includes social network analysis and mining, social computing, data mining, and machine learning. He has a number of quality publications in both national and international conferences and journals.

PhD (2014-2018)
Data Science and Engineering Research Lab (DataLab), BUET
Thesis Title: Modeling and Predicting Psychological Attributes and Preferences of Users from Social Media Usage
Supervisors: Professor Dr. Mohammed Eunus Ali and Dr. Jalal Mahmud

BSc. in Computer Science and Information Technology (2003-2006)

IUT, Gazipur, Dhaka

  • Social Computing
  • Mental Health Modeling
  • Data Mining
  • Machine Learning

Tenure: January 2019-Present
Affiliation: Department of CSE, UIU

Designation: Assistant Professor


Tenure: May 2018-December 2018

Affiliation: Department of CS, AIUB

Designation: Assistant Professor


Tenure: October 2017-May 2018

Affiliation: Department of CSE, UIU

Designation: Assistant Professor


Tenure: May 2013-Aug 2014

Affiliation: Department of CS, AIUB

Designation: Assistant Professor


Tenure: June 2011-April 2013

Affiliation: Department of CSE, BUBT

Designation: Assistant Professor


Tenure: January 2007-August 2008

Affiliation: Huawei Technologies (BD) Ltd.

Designation: Application and Software Engineer

Journal Papers

[J.1] Giunchiglia F, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Nayeem MT, Hasan KT. Semantic Enabled Role Based Social Network. International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications. 2012 Nov 1:4(12):1, MECS Press, Hong Kong. [PDF]

[J.2] Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “Identifying and validating personality traits-based homophilies for an egocentric network.” Journal of  Social Network Analysis and Mining 6(1): 74:1-74:16, Springer International Publishing, 2016. [IF-1.61] [PDF]

[J.3]  Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “Temporal Modeling of Basic Human Values from Social Network Usage.” Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 70(2):151-163, Wiley, 2019. [IF-2.83] [PDF]

[J.4]  Euna Mehnaz Khan, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali and Jalal Mahmud, “Predicting Users’ Movie Preference and Rating Behavior from Personality and Values”, ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS), 2019. [IF- 2.69][PDF]

[J.5]  S. Nawshin, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, M. E. Ali and A. K. M. N. Islam, “Modeling Weather-Aware Prediction of User Activities and Future Visits,” in IEEE Access, 2020. [IF-3.74] [PDF]

[J.6] Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Md. Adnanul Islam, Faisal Ahamed Khan, Afjal Hossain, Shuvanon Razik, Shazzad Hossain, and Jalal Mahmud , “A Comprehensive Guideline for Bangla Sentiment Annotation”, ACM Transactions on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing. [IF-1.42] [Accepted]

[J.7] K M Jawadur Rahman, Faisal Ahmed, Nazma Akhter, Mohammad Hasan, Ruhul Amin, Kazi Ehsan Aziz, A.K.M. Muzahidul Islam, Md Saddam Hossain Mukta, and A.K.M. Najmul Islam, “Challenges, Applications and Design Aspects of Federated Learning: A Survey”, vol 9, pp-124682-124700, in IEEE Access, 2021. [IF-3.36] [PDF]


Conference Papers

[C.1] Khan, Md Rezaul Haque, Md Akbar Hossain, and Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta. Zigbee cross layer optimization and protocol stack analysis on wireless sensor network for video surveillance. International conference on electronics, computer and communication (ICECC 2008), pp. 795-799. 2008. [PDF]

[C.2] Nayeem, Mir Tafseer, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Ahmed, S., and Rahman, M. M. “Use of Human Cognition in HIP Design Via EmotIcons to Defend BOT Attacks”. Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), (pp. 178-185), 2012 IEEE 15th International Conference on. IEEE, 2012.

[C.3] Hasan KT, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, and Nayeem MT, Hasan Z. “Event-based content management by spontaneous metadata generation and diffusion”. In Computational Intelligence and Informatics (CINTI), 2012 IEEE 13th International Symposium on 2012 Nov 20 (pp. 97-102). IEEE.

[C.4]  Rahman, Md Mahabur, Md Taksir Hasan Majumder, Md Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, and Jalal Mahmud: “Can we predict eat-out preference of a person from tweets?.” Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Web Science (WebSci). ACM, Hannover, Germany, 2016. [PDF]

[C.5]  Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “User Generated vs. Supported Contents: Which One Can Better Predict Basic Human Values?” In International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo) (pp. 454-470). Springer International Publishing, Bellevue, WA, USA, 2016. [PDF]

[C.6]  Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Euna Mehnaz Khan, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “Predicting Movie Genre Preferences from Personality and Values of Social Media Users.” The International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM), 624-627, Montreal, Canada, 2017. [PDF]

[C.7]  Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “Identifying and Predicting Temporal Change of Basic Human Values from Social Network Usage.” The IEEE/ACM international conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), Sydney, Australia, 2017. [PDF]

[C.8] Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Jalal Mahmud: “Deriving Interpersonal Role Identities from Social Network Interactions”. ACM International Conference on Networking, Systems, and Security (NSysS 2019). [PDF]

[C.9] Aneem Ahsan Rupai, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, A. K. M. Najmul Islam: “Predicting Bowling Performance in Cricket from Publicly Available Data”. ACM International Conference on Computing Advancements, ICCA 2020. [PDF]

[C.10] Md. Fazla Rabbi, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Tanjima Nasreeen Jenia, A. K. M. Najmul Islam: “Predicting Fans’ FIFA World Cup Team Preference from Tweets”. 2nd International Conference on Cyber Security and Computer Science (ICONCS 2020), Springer International  Publishing. [PDF]

[C.11]  Abu Sadat Al Rafi, Tauhidur Rahman, Tanvir Ahmed Rajib, Mohammed Abdur Rahman Al Abir, Muhayminul Islam, and Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, “A New Classification Technique: Random Weighted LSTM (RWL)”, IEEE Tensymp 2020. [PDF]

[C.12] Akif Ahmed, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Fardin Muntasir, Shaguffta Rahman, A.K.M. Najmul
Islam and Mohammed Eunus Ali, “Can COVID-19 Change the Big5 Personality Traits of the US Health Workers?”, ACM International Conference on Networking, Systems, and Security (NSysS 2020). [PDF]

[C.13] Nabila Kamal, Farhana Sarker, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Khondaker A. Mamun, “Predictive Analysis of the Effects of Personality Traits on an Academic Program”, 2nd ICAICT, 28-29 November 2020, Dhaka, Bangladesh. [PDF]

[C.14] Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Ahmed Shahriar Sakib, Md. Adnanul Islam, Mohammed Eunus Ali, Mohiuddin Ahmed and Mumshad Ahamed Rifat, “Friends’ Influence Driven Users’ Value Change Prediction from Social Media Usage”, SBP-BRiMS 2021, Washington, DC, USA. [PDF]

[C.15] Faisal Ahmed, Nazma Akther, Mohammad Hasan, Kibtia Chowdhury and Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, “Word Embedding based News Classiffication by using CNN”, ICSECS 2021, IEEE, Malaysia. [Accepted]

[C.16] Proshanta Kumer Das, Minhaj Al Banna, Md. Abdullah Al Fahad, Salekul Islam and Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, “Word Embedding based Event Identification and Labeling of Connected Events from Tweets”, ICSECS 2021, IEEE, Malaysia. [Accepted]

[C.17] Shah Nafiz Monjoor, Omar Faruk, K. M. Mahmudul Haque, Fatema Binte Iqbal, Mahmuda Akter Mitu, Md. Adnanul Islam and Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, “A Comparative Study for Sentiment Analysis of Raw and Translated Text”, ICDSIS 2021. [Accepted]


Book Chapters

[b.1] Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Saiful Azad, Practical Cryptography: Algorithms and Implementations Using C++, CRC press, USA, 2019.

[b.2] Md. Saef Ullah Miah, Mashiour Rahman, Md. Saddam Hossain Mukta, Aneem Ahsan Rupai. Introduction to Blockchain. Blockchain for Data Analytics. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, UK, 2019. [PDF]

Undergraduate courses

  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Concrete Mathematics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Operating Systems
  • Database Management Systems
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Structured Programming Language
  • Software Engineering
  • Artificial Neural Networks

Graduate Courses

  • Data Analytics
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Data Mining
  • Advanced Database
  • Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence
  • Spatial Data Science


  • Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • IEEE
  • IEEE Computer Society 

Scholarship and Awards

  • AAAI Partial Travel Grant @ ICWSM 2017
  • ICT fellowship scholarship for doctoral program by Bangladesh Government
  • Opera Universitaria Trento Scholarship for masters program
  • OIC Scholarship for Bachelor program

Research Project [Consultancy]

  • Lead NLP Researcher
  • Affiliation: Giga Tech Limited
  • Tenure: January 2020 to Present
  • Project: Development of Sentiment Analysis Software  in Bangla (SD 18), A project funded by Information and Communication Technology Division (ICTD), Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Bangladesh.

Community Services

  • Organizing Committee Member of WALCOM 2015
  • Sub-Reviewer of WISE, NSysS, ICISET 2018, ICREST 2018, ICCIT 2020, WIECONECE 2020
  • Session Co-Chair, Big Data Track, ACM Int’l Conference, ICCA 2020
  • Session Co-Chair, International Joint Conference on Advances in Computational Intelligence (IJCACI) 2020
  • TPC Member, International Joint Conference on Advances in Computational Intelligence
    (IJCACI) 2020
  • Session Chair, AI and Machine Learning Track, IEEE Computer Society Bangladesh Chapter Winter Symposium (IEEE CS BDC WS) 2020
  • Track Chair, NLP, Int’l Conference on Advanced Information and Communication Technology (ICAICT)
  • Executive member of International Conference on Advanced Information and Communication Technology (ICAICT)
  • Track Chair, Machine Learning and Big data track, IEEE International Conference on Tensymp 2020
  • TPC Member and Publication Chair, Int’l Conference on Emerging Technology in Computing, Communication and Electronics (ETCCE 2020)
  • Reviewer of Prestigious journals: SNAM, Cognitive Computation, JKSUCIS, etc.
  • Mentor of UIU Robotics Club.
  • Organizer of National Robotics Competition, Innobotics 2020


ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2675-5471

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