Welcome to my page! I'm Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, working in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) [former Dept. of Applied Physics, Electronics & Communication Engineering], University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. I am looking for hard-working & good PhD students and research collaborations. Committed & hard-woring students are welcome to contact with me.

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Research Interests

  • Computer/Robot vision, Image/Medical-image analysis
  • Robotics, Pattern recognition
  • Electronics, Technologies for unreached people
  • Green technology

Some Publications

Book
Journal
Technical Report
Proceedings

Book

Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, Motion History Images for Action Recognition and Understanding, 2012 [available in ].
Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, Computer Vision and Action Recognition: A Guide for Image Processing and Computer Vision Community for Action Understanding, 2011 [available in ].
Book Chapter: Image Analysis - From Theory to Applications, Editors: Reneta P. Barneva and Valentin E. Brimkov, Research Publishing Services, 2008.

Journal

[N.B.: All submitted papers are also mentioned below. No dual submission. No submissions without the mentioned lists below.]
  • Under review: "Development of an 8DOF Quadruped Robot and Implementation of Inverse Kinematics using Denavit-Hartenberg Convention", SpringerPlus, Springer...
  • Syoji Kobashi, Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, Namkug Kim, Yubing Tong, and Naomi Yagi, "Soft Computing in Medical Informatics", International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, 2016.
  • Action recognition based on binary patterns of action-history and histogram of oriented gradient, Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer, 2016.
  • Face Recognition-based Real Time System for Surveillance, Intelligent Decision Technologies, IOS Press, 2016.
  • H Imtiaz, U Mahbub, and M Ahad, "Action Recognition by Exploiting Wavelet Features", International Journal of Intelligent Computing in Medical Sciences & Image Processing, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 6, pp. 79-91, 2015.
  • RM Mueid, C Ahmed, and M Ahad, "Pedestrian Activity Classification Using Patterns of Motion and Histogram of Oriented Gradient", Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer, pp. 1-7, 2015.
  • H Imtiaz, U Mahbub, G Schaefer, Shao Ying Zhu, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Human Action Recognition based on Spectral Domain Features", Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, Vol. 60, pp. 430-437, 2015.
  • U Mahbub, H Imtiaz, and M Ahad, "Action recognition based on statistical analysis from clustered flow vectors", Signal, Image and Video Processing, Springer, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 243-253, 2014.
  • M Ahad, "Smart Approaches for Human Action Recognition", Pattern Recognition Letters, Elsevier, Vol. 34, No. 15, pp. 1769-1770, 2013.
  • M Ahad, "Gait analysis: an energy image-based approach", International Journal of Intelligent Computing in Medical Sciences & Image Processing, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 81-91, 2013.
  • U Mahbub, H Imtiaz, T Roy, Md. Shafiur Rahman, and M Ahad, "A template matching approach of one-shot-learning gesture recognition", Pattern Recognition Letters, Elsevier, Vol. 34, No. 15, pp. 1780-1788, 2013.
  • Motion History Image: Its Variants and Applications. Machine Vision and Applications, Springer, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 255-281, 2012.
  • A Novel Randomized Quicksort with a Random Number Generator. J. of Information Technology and Applications, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 13-17, 2012.
  • Hu Moment-based Reduced Feature Vector Analysis for Recognition. DU Journal of Science, 2011.
  • Lower-Dimensional Feature Sets for Template-based Motion Recognition Approaches. Journal of Computer Science, Science Publication, Vol. 6, No. 8, pp. 920-927, 2010.
  • Analysis of Motion Self-Occlusion Problem for Human Activity Recognition. Journal of Multimedia, Academy Publisher, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 36-46, Feb. 2010.
  • A Simple Approach for Low-Resolution Activity Recognition. Int. J. for Computational Vision and Biomechanics (IJCVB), Vol. 3, No. 1, Jan.-June 2010.
  • A Robust Face Tracking Method Employing Color-based Particle Filter. Int. J. of Biomedical Soft Computing and Human Sciences, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 127-134, 2010.
  • Temporal Motion Recognition and Segmentation Approach. Int. J. of Imaging Systems and Technology (IJIST), Wiley Publications, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 91-99, 2009.
  • A Complex Motion Recognition Technique Employing Directional Motion Templates. Int. J. of Innovative Computing, Information & Control (IJICIC), Vol. 4, No. 8, pp. 1943-1954, 2008.
  • View-based Human Motion Recognition in the Presence of Outliers. Int. J. of Biomedical Soft Computing and Human Sciences, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 71-78, 2008. (Achieved the Best Paper Award)
  • Route Optimization Technique for Network Mobility (NEMO). Dhaka University Journal of Science, Vol. 55, No. 2, pp. 277-279, July 2007.
  • Optical Interconnection for Digital Systems. Journal of Electronics and Computer Science, Vol. 3, pp. 23-28, June 2002.
  • Use of Photo Voltaic Technique in Rural Electrification: Present Scenario. Journal of Electronics and Computer Science, Vol. 3, pp. 1-6, June, 2002.
  • Study on the Facet Reflectivity of Fabry-Perot Resonator for Optical Communication. Dhaka University Journal of Science, Vol. 49, No. 2, pp. 111-115, July 2001.
  • An Approach to Solve Real-time Problem Applying Semaphore. Dhaka University Journal of Science, Vol. 49, No. 2, pp. 117-121, July 2001.
  • A Model to Study the Mirror Reflectance of an Optical Resonator. Bangladesh Journal of Science and Technology, 2001. (Ref. No. BJST/ED/180/2000)
  • Laser having Wavelength of 1.3 and 1.55 micrometer for Optical Fiber Communication. Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research, 2001. (Ref. No. BJSR/ED/04/2001)

Technical Report

A DMHI Technique for Human Motion Separation and Recognition. IPSJ SIG Technical Reports, 2007-AVM-58, Information Processing Society Japan (IPSJ), pp. 55-60, Sept. 2007.

Proceedings

[N.B.: All submitted papers are also mentioned below. No dual submission. No submissions without the mentioned lists below.]
  • Performance Evaluation of a Two-Stage Clustering Technique for Time-Series Data, 5th Int Conf on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, 2016.
  • FS Mahin, MN Islam, G Schaefer, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "A Simple Approach for Abandoned Object Detection", The 19th International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition (IPCV), Las Vegas, USA, pp. 427-430, 27-30 July, 2015.
  • N Sakib and M Ahad, "Enhanced Absorption of Solar Energy in Elliptical GaAs Nanowire Array Solar Cells", 4th Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, Japan, 2015 (Achieved Best Student Paper Award).
  • A Kalyaev, I Korovin, M Khisamutdinov, G Schaefer, and M Ahad, "A Hardware Approach for Organisation of Software Defined Network Switches based on FPGA", 4th Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, Japan, 2015.
  • AK Jha, A Kumar, G Schaefer, and M Ahad, "An Adaptive Distance-based Edge Preserving Interpolation Algorithm for Natural Images", 4th Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, Japan, 2015.
  • A Kalyaev, I Korovin, M Khisamutdinov, G Schaefer, and M Ahad, "A Novel Method of Organisation of a Software DefinedNetwork Control System", 4th Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, Japan, 2015.
  • Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Datasets for Action, Gesture and Activity Analysis", 2nd Int. Conf. on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing, Japan, 2014.
  • Md. Zahidul Islam, Raufar Shameem, Anindita Mashsharat Naziba, Md. Fazley Rafy, Md. Shakil Pervej, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "A Study of Solar Home System in Bangladesh: Current Status, Future Prospect and Constraints", 2nd IEEE Int. Conf. on Green Energy & Technology (ICGET), Bangladesh, 2014.
  • Md. Talal Bin Noman and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Easy-Bill: An Mobile Application Program for Users to Pay Various Bills", National Conference on Electronics for Digital Society, organized by Bangladesh Electronics Society, Bangladesh, June 2014.
  • Indorjit Sarkar and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Human Action Recognition Using Motion History Image in the presence of Camera Jitter", National Conference on Electronics for Digital Society, organized by Bangladesh Electronics Society, Bangladesh, June 2014.
  • K.A.Ghany, G. Hassan, A.E. Hassanien, H. Hefny, G. Schaefer, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "A Hybrid Biometric Approach Embedding DNA Data in Fingerprint Images", 3rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, 2014.
  • S. Aly, H. Elshazly, A. Ali, H. Hussein, A.E. Hassanien, G. Schaefer, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Molecular Classification of Newcastle Disease Virus Based on Degree of Virulence", 3rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, 2014.
  • Moin Atique and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Inverse Kinematics Solution for a 3DOF Robotic Structure using Denavit-Hartenberg Convention", 3rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, 2014.
  • A. Jha, A. Kumar, G. Schaefer, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "An Efficient Edge Preserving Image Interpolation Algorithm", 3rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, 2014.
  • H.M. Elahi, Didar Islam, Imtiaz Ahmed, Syoji Kobashi, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "Webcam-based Accurate Eye-central Localization", IEEE International Conference on Robot, Vision and Signal Processing, pp. 47-50, Dec. 2013.
  • H. Imtiaz, U. Mahbub, G. Schaefer, and Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad, "A Multi-resolution Action Recognition Algorithm using Wavelet Domain Features", IAPR Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR2013), Nov. 2013.
  • Temporal Segmentation of Gestures Using Gradient Orientation of Depth Images. Intl. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, May 2013.
  • One-Shot-Learning Gesture Recognition Using Motion History Based Gesture Silhouettes. Intl. Conf. on Industrial Application Engineering (ICIAE), Japan, Mar. 2013 (Achieved Best Presentation Award).
  • Gesture Recognition with Depth Image - A Simple Approach. SICE Annual Conference, Japan, pp. 1723-1728, Aug. 2012.
  • Motion Clustering-based Action Recognition Technique Using Optical Flow. International Conference on Informatics, Electronics and Vision (ICIEV), Bangladesh, pp. 919-924, May 2012.
  • An Optical Flow-based Approach for Action Recognition, 14th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology. Bangladesh, 2011 (Achieved Best Paper Award).
  • Action Dataset - A Survey. SICE Annual Conference, Japan, Sept. 2011.
  • Improved Approach for Action Recognition based on Local and Global Features. SICE Annual Conference, Japan, Sept. 2011.
  • Action Recognition Algorithm Based on Optical Flow and RANSAC in Frequency Domain. SICE Annual Conference, Japan, Sept. 2011.
  • SURF- and Optical Flow-based Action Recognition with Outlier Management. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) workshop on Gesture Recognition, USA, June 2011.
  • An Optical Flow-based Action Recognition Algorithm. IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) workshop on Gesture Recognition, USA, June 2011.
  • SURF-based Spatio-Temporal History Image Method for Action Representation. IEEE Int. Conf. on Industrial Technology (ICIT), USA, Mar. 2011.
  • Approaches for Global-based Action Representations for Games and Action Understanding. IEEE Conf. on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition workshop (FGw-ECAG), USA, Mar. 2011.
  • Action Recognition by Employing Combined Directional Motion History and Energy Images. IEEE Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition workshop (CVPRw-CVCG), USA, Jun. 2010.
  • Reduced Feature Vector Analysis for Motion Recognition. Int. Symposium on Robotics and Intelligent Sensors (IRIS), pp. 315-320, Japan, Mar. 2010.
  • Human Behavior Analysis with Optical Flow and Median-filtered Temporal Motion Segmentation Method. 15th Int. Symposium on Artificial Life and Robotics (AROB), pp. 1022-1025, Japan, Feb. 2010.
  • Human Activity Analysis: Concentrating on Motion History Image and Its Variants. SICE-ICASE Joint Annual Conf., Japan, Aug. 2009.
  • Action Recognition with Various Speeds and timed-DMHI Feature Vectors. Int. Conf. on Computer and Info Tech (ICCIT), Bangladesh, pp. 213-218, Dec. 2008.
  • Solutions to Motion Self-Occlusion Problem in Human Activity Analysis. Int. Conf. on Computer and Info Tech (ICCIT), Bangladesh, pp. 201-206, Dec. 2008.
  • Directional Motion History Templates for Low Resolution Motion Recognition. 34th Annual Conf. IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON), Florida, USA, pp. 1875-1880, Nov. 2008.
  • Template-based Human Motion Recognition for Complex Activities. IEEE Int. Conf. on Systems, Man, Cybernetics (SMC), Singapore, pp. 673-678, Oct. 2008.
  • Human Activity Recognition: Various Paradigms. Int. Conf. on Control, Automation and Systems (ICCAS), Seoul, Korea, pp. 1896-1901, Oct. 2008.
  • Motion Recognition Approach to Solve Overwriting in Complex Actions. IEEE Int. Conf. Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG), Amsterdam, The Netherland, pp. 1-6, Sept. 2008.
  • A Simple Real-time Approach for Action Separation into Action Primitives. British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC) Workshop on Tracking Human for the Evaluation of Their Motion in Image Sequences, Leeds, UK, pp. 69-78, Sept. 2008.
  • Face Tracking Employing Color-based Particle Filter. SCIS-ISIS, Nagoya, Japan, Sept. 2008.
  • Moment-based Human Motion Recognition from the Representation of DMHI Templates. SICE Annual Conf., Japan, pp. 578-583, Aug. 2008.
  • Complex Motion Separation and Recognition Using Directional Motion Templates. 12th Int. Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis (IWCIA), Buffalo, NY, pp. 73-82, April 2008. (Achieved Best Student Paper Award)
  • Comparative Analysis Between Two View-based Methods: MHI and DMHI. 10th Int. Conf. on Computer and Info Tech (ICCIT), Bangladesh, pp. 190-195, Dec. 2007.
  • A Smart Automated Complex Motion Recognition Technique. 8th Asian Conf. on Computer Vision (ACCV'07) Workshop on Multi-dimensional and Multi-view Image Processing, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 142-149, Nov. 2007.
  • Performance of Multi-directional MHI for Human Motion Recognition in the Presence of Outliers. 33rd Annual Conf IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON), Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 2366-2370, Nov. 2007.
  • Robust Human Motion Recognition Based on Multi-directional Motion Representation. Int. Conf. on Innovative Computing, Info and Control (ICICIC), Kumamoto, Japan, pp. 241-244, Sept. 2007.
  • Directional Motion Templates: New Appearance-based Recognition Method. Symp. Info Comp Elements (ISICE), Japan, pp. 303-308, Sept. 2007.
  • Constraints and Improvements of Factorization Methods for 3D Recovery. accepted at SICE-ICASE Int. Joint Conf., Korea, Oct. 2006.
  • MAR Ahad, ASMF Alam, M Waheduzzaman, "Resource Management in Next Generation Cellular Networks", 8th Int. Conf. Computer and Info Tech (ICCIT), Bangladesh, pp. 1183-1187, 28-30 Dec. 2005.
  • An in Depth Analysis on e-Governance. Its Challenges and Prospect in Bangladesh, Proc. of Annual Convention 2005 of Bangladesh Computer Samity (Society), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2005.
  • Route Optimization for Network Mobility. SICE Annual Conf, Sapporo, Japan, Vol. 1, pp. 702-704, Aug. 2004.
  • Augmented Reality and its Challenges. SICE Annual Conf, Sapporo, Japan, Vol. 2, pp. 1041-1043, Aug. 2004.
  • Improvement of TCP Performances over Wireless Networks. accepted for publication at Wireless Communications and Information Technology (WCIT), Orlando, USA, July, 2004.
  • Imminent Issues to Handle in Augmented Reality. accepted for publication at Wireless Communications and Information Technology (WCIT), Orlando, USA, July, 2004.
  • Modernized GPS and Galileo - New Trend in GNSS Technology. accepted for publication at the Joint Meeting of Int. Conf. on Cybernetics and Info. Tech., Systems and Applications (CITSA 2004) and 10th Int. Conf. on Info. Systems Analysis and Synthesis (ISAS 2004), Orlando, USA, July, 2004.
  • Transport Telematics, Its 'Killer Apps' and Some Concerns for the least Developed World. accepted for publication at Wireless Communications and Information Technology (WCIT), Orlando, USA, July, 2004.
  • Optical Interconnection for Networking. Conf. on Horizons of Telecommunication, p. 86, India, Feb. 2003.
  • Electrical and Thermal Properties of Semiconductor Lasers for Optical Fiber Communication. Conf. on Horizons of Telecommunication, p. 36, Kolkata, India, Feb. 2003.
  • Sensitivity Model of Facet Reflectivity of Optical Device. Int. Conf. on Electrical & Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 32-34, Jan. 2001.
  • Threshold Current Density and Temperature Dependence of Lasers having Wavelength of 1.3 and 1.55 micrometer for Optical Fiber Communication. Int. Conf. on Electrical & Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 35-37, Jan. 2001.
  • Solar Electrification at Cyclone Shelters and Hill Tracts Region in Bangladesh: LGED's Experience. Int. Conf. on Electrical & Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 187-188, Jan. 5-6, 2001.
  • An Approach to Solve Real-time Problem Applying Semaphore. Int. Conf. on Electrical & Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 57-59, Jan. 5-6, 2001.
  • Lasers Having Wavelength of 1.3 and 1.55 micrometer for Optical Fiber Communication. Int. Conf. on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 173-176, Jan. 2001.
  • Study on the Facet Reflectivity of Fabry-Perot Resonator. Int. Conf. on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 170-172, Jan. 2001.
  • Temperature Dependence and Threshold Current Density of 1.3 and 1.55 micrometer Lasers for Optical Fiber Communications. Int. Conf. Communications, Computers & Devices, India, 2000.

Work Experience

  • Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) [former Dept. of Applied Physics, Electronics & Communication Engineering (APECE)], University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (1st joined in May 2001 as Lecturer)
  • Visiting Researcher, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan, Duration: Nov. 2011 ~ Mar. 2012
  • JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Japan, Duration: Nov. 2009 ~ Nov. 2011
  • Internship, Nikon Corporation, Tokyo Head Quarter, Japan, Duration: Dec. 2007 ~ Feb. 2008
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Control Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan, Duration: Oct. 2007 ~ Mar. 2008
  • Academic (Casual), School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, Duration: 2002, 2003 and 2004
  • Worked in several other places.

Research Partner/Collaborator

  • few more are underprocess...
  • MOU between RCC Intitute of Information Technology, India and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • MOU between Fukuoka Women University, Japan and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • MOU between Clemson University, USA and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • MOU between University of Hyogo, Japan and University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Agreement with Advanced Graduate Program in Global Strategy for Green Asia, Kyushu University, Japan [with Faculty of Engineering & Technology, University of Dhaka]
  • Research Partner: Hakaru Tamukoh, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Research Partner: Syoji Kobashi, Univeristy of Hyogo, Japan
  • Research Partner: Gerald Schaefer, Loughborough University, UK
  • Research Partner: Nabeel Mohammad, ULAB, Bangladesh
  • Research Partner: Sozo Inoue, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Research Partner: Mohammad Tariqul Islam, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Research Partner: Seiichi Serikawa, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Research Partner [former]: Upal Mahbub, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
  • Research Partner [former]: Hafiz Imtiaz, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh

Editorial Board Member/Reviewer/Program Committee Member

Journal

Conference/Workshop


Keynote/Invited Talk/Guest

  • Keynote Speaker: International Conference on Intelligent Control, Power and Instrumentation (ICICPI-2016), Tech. Co-sponsor: IEEE, India, 21-23 Oct, 2016.
  • Invited Speaker: University of Liberal Arts of Bangladesh (ULAB), BD, 2016.
  • Keynote Speaker: EEE Fest, Bangladesh University, BD, 2016.
  • Panel Speaker: 18th Intl Conf on Computer & Information Technology (ICCIT), MIST, BD, 2015.
  • Keynote Speaker: CSE Fest, Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology, BD, 2015.
  • Invited Speaker: Symposium at University of Hyogo, Himeji, Japan, Nov. 2015.
  • Special Guest, 6th Bangladesh Physics Olympiad, Mymensingh Zone, BD, October, 2015.
  • Worskhop on Research Methodology & How to Write Good Papers, Mie University, Mie, Japan, June, 2015.
  • Workshop on Action Recognition using MATLAB, University of Hyogo, Himeji, Japan, June, 2015.
  • Invited Speaker: Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu, Japan, June, 2015.
  • Workshop Speaker: 'Mobile Vision' with Matthew Turk (University of California, Santa Barbara), 17th [IEEE] International Conference on Computer & Information Technology (ICCIT), Bangladesh, Dec. 2014
  • Invited Speaker: Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan, Dec., 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan, Dec., 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: Joint 7th International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems and 15th International Symposium on Advanced Intelligent Systems, SCIS & ISIS 2014, Japan, Dec. 3-6, 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan, Dec., 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: Int. Conf. on Green Technologies for Environmental Protection, Hyderabad, India, Dec. 2014 [could not attend]
  • Invited Speaker: Student Association of Excellent and Progressive Spirit (STPES), Faculty of Science & Engineering, Saga University, Saga, Japan, Dec., 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: IEEE/IIAE International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing (ICISIP), Nishinippon Institute of Technology, Japan, 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: American International University Bangladesh (AIUB), Bangladesh, Nov. 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: BRAC University, Bangladesh, 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: Oxford International School, Bangladesh, Sept. 2014.
  • Speaker: Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology, Bangladesh 2014.
  • Invited Speaker: BRAC University, Bangladesh, June, 2014.
  • Keynote Speaker: IEEE/IIAE International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan, 2013.
  • Invited Speaker: Seminar of Himeji Initiative in Computational Medical and Health Technology (Hi-MED), Graduate School of Engineering, University of Hyogo, Japan, 2013.
  • Keynote Talk: International Symposium on Nature Grid in Green Campus and City, Japan, 2012.
  • Invited Talk: International Conference on Environmental Aspects of Bangladesh, University of Kitakyushu, Japan, 2012.
  • Invited Talk: IEEE FormulaR and Seminar on Gesture Recognition and Robotics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh, June 2012.
  • Invited Talk: Symposium on Environmental Issues of Bangladesh and Japan, Kitakyushu International Association, Japan, Sept. 2009
  • Special Guest, iARC Bangladesh Round, at United International University, BD, 20 Feb. 2015.

Courses

Computer Vision
Microprocessor, Microcontroller & Assembly Language
Programming Language - C/C++

Computer Vision, Digital Signal Processing, Digital Signal & Image Processing, Computer Programming - C & C++, Intelligent System Engineering, Microprocessor & Assembly Language, Data Structure, Algorithm, Research Methodology, Electrical Circuit and Device, Nuclear Physics, Discrete Math, Theory of Computing, Communication Theory, Computer Networks & Applications, Database Systems, Optical Fiber Communication, Solid State Devices, Management Information System (MIS), Digital Electronics & Circuits, Principles of Programming, Introduction to Computer, Modern Physics, etc.

Award/Fund/Recognition

  • Winner of the Japan Society for Fuzzy Theory and Intelligent Informatics (SOFT) Prize, 2015.
  • Best Student Paper Award, 4th Int. Conf. on Informatics, Electronics & Vision, Japan, 2015.
  • Research Fund, from University Grants Commission (UGC) Bangladesh, 2013.
  • Certificate of Merit, for Outstanding Performance as Invited Lecture, at the seminar of Himeji Initiative in Computational Medical and Health Technology (Hi-MED), Graduate School of Engineering, University of Hyogo, Japan, July 2013.
  • Best Presentation Award, International Conference on Industrial Application Engineering (ICIAE), Mar. 2013, Japan.
  • SICE International Scholarship award, awarded during the SICE Annual Conference, Aug. 2012, by the Society of the Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE), Japan.
  • Best Paper Award, 14th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), Dec. 2011, Bangladesh.
  • JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), 2 years, Japan.
  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan
  • Best Paper Award, Biomedical Fuzzy Systems Association, 2008, Japan.
  • Best Student Paper Award, International Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis (IWCIA), April 2008, Buffalo, NY, USA.
  • Monbukagakusho Scholarship, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, JAPAN, for Doctoral Program at Kyushu Institute of Technology, Tobata campus, Japan, Oct. 2005 ~ Sep. 2009.
  • AusAID Scholarship, Government of AUSTRALIA, for Masters in Computer Science at University of New South Wales, Australia, 2002~2004.
  • Selected for Who'sWho, Marquis Who'sWho in the World for 2010 Edition, NJ, USA, 2009.
  • Research Trip Award, NEC, 2008.
  • Research Trip Award, Ogasawara Foundation for the Promotion of Science & Engineering, 2008.
  • Research Trip Award, International Information Science Foundation (IISF), 2008.
  • Research Trip Award, Meisenkai, Kyushu Institute of Technology, 2007, 2008.
  • Research Fund, Kyushu Institute of Technology, 2007.
  • Research Fellow, Renewable Energy Research Center (currently Institute of Energy), University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (2000)
  • University Grants Commission (UGC) Scholarship of Bangladesh for Undergrad result (Highest total marks in Science Faculty, University of Dhaka for that academic session), Bangladesh, 1997.

Affiliation


Volunteer/ Non-academic Activities

  • Executive Committee member of Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA EC) [for period 2015-'16] [It is a common forum of citizens and organizations concerned with the environment of Bangladesh], Bangladesh
  • Founding Moderator, IEEE Student Branch University of Dhaka (IEEESBDU), launched in 2015.
  • Director, Center for Natural Science & Engineering Research (CNSER/CenNSER)
  • Organizing Secretary, Alumni of Applied Physics, Electronics & Communication Engineering, University of Dhaka, 2012~2014, 2015~2016, Bangladesh
  • Exhibition Chair, 1st Bangladesh Electronics Olympiad (BEO), May 2015
  • Member Secretary of Exhibition, 5th Bangladesh Physics Olympiad (BPO), 30-31 Jan. 2015
  • Founder & Coordinator (former), Bangladesh Environment Network Japan (BENJapan)
  • BEN Initiators' Group member, Bangladesh Environment Network (BEN)
  • Consultative Committee Member, Bangladesh Environment Network (BEN)
  • Life Member, Dhaka University Alumni Association
  • Life Member, Alumni Association of APECE-EEE, DU
  • Life Member, Notre Dame Nature Study Club, Notre Dame College, Bangladesh
  • Member, Education for Sustainable Development, Kitakyushu (ESD-Kitakyushu), JAPAN
  • Member, Kitakyushu forum on Asian Women, Kitakyushu, JAPAN
  • Former President (April 2006 ~ March 2007), Foreign Students Association (FSA), Kyushu Institute of Technology, Tobata, JAPAN
  • Volunteer (former), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Kitakyushu, 2008
  • Volunteer (former), Kitakyushu International Association (KIA), Kitakyushu
  • Assistant General Secretary (former), Alumni of Applied Physics, Electronics & Communication Engineering, University of Dhaka, 2005, BANGLADESH
  • Founder & Founding Moderator, Electronics & Communication Club (ECC), Applied Physics, Electronics & Communication Engineering, (founded in 2004) [renamed as 'Electrical and Electronic Club (EEC)' since Sept. 2015 in the dept. of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE)], University of Dhaka, BD
  • Former President, Youth for Rights & Justice, a social organization, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
  • Participant of Photography Training Program by NDNSC, BANGLADESH
  • Participant of Journalism Training Program by NDNSC, BANGLADESH
  • Participant of Field Work Training Program by NDNSC, BANGLADESH
  • Participant of Newspaper Publication Training Program by NDNSC, BANGLADESH

Travel

  • Australia (July 2010, Jan. 2002 ~ June 2004: 2.5 years - Sydney, Canberra, New Castle, etc.)
  • Bangladesh - as native
  • China (2012/2013/2014)
  • Japan (Oct. 2005 ~ Sept. 2009; Nov. 2009 ~ April 2012, 2012/2013/2014/2015): Fukuoka, Tokyo, Kyoto, Kumamoto, Himeji, Hiroshima, Osaka, Nagasaki, Oita, Yamaguchi, Nagoya/Aichi, Shimane, Okayama, Chiba, Yokohama, Saga, Mie, Yamanashi, Kagoshima, etc.)
  • Malaysia (April 2012; Dec. 2007; July 2004 - Kuala Lumpur, Malacca)
  • South Korea (Oct. 2008)
  • Taiwan (Nov. 2007)
  • The Netherlands (Sept. 2008)
  • USA (June 2011 - Dallas, Houston, Colorado Springs, Denver; March 2011 - Alabama, Dallas, Santa Barbara, San Diego; June 2010 - San Francisco, San Diego; Oct. 2008 - San Francisco, Florida; April 2008 - New York, New Jersey, Buffalo, Boston)

Interview

  • NHK Radio, Japan - interview in 4 series.
  • Fukuoka Overseas Students Association (FOSA), Fukuoka, Japan

About

  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (former Dept. of Applied Phy., Electronics & Communication Engineering), University of Dhaka, Dhaka - 1000, Bangladesh
  • Senior Member, IEEE
  • Assistant House Tutor, Bijoy Ekattor Hall, University of Dhaka, BD
  • JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow [former], Japan Society for Promotion of Science, Japan
  • Ph.D., Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Internship, Nikon Corporation, Tokyo, Japan
  • Teaching Assistant [former], Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Academic [Casual, former], School of CSE, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • M.S. (2 years), School of Computer Science & Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • M.Sc. in Applied Physics & Electronics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • B.Sc. (Honors) in Applied Physics & Electronics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Hobby

  • Bird watching, Reading books, Traveling & wandering, Cooking, Gardening, etc.
  • Playing and watching sports - mainly soccer & cricket.
  • Blood donation.
  • Knowing other cultures and a bit writing.

Preferred Websites


Recommended by Me

Only the following students/colleagues are referred/recommended by me for higher study/job.

Research Students (Present/Past)

Ph.D. student:
  • Major Saif-Ul-Islam Khan, EEE, U of Dhaka, 2015
Masters student:
  • Israt Jahan, EEE, DU, 2016
  • Rifat Reza, EEE, DU, 2016
  • Aloomgir Hossain, EEE, DU, 2016
  • Fahian Shahriar Mahin, EEE, University of Dhaka, 2015
  • Nazmus Sakib, EEE, U of Dhaka, 2014
  • Talal Noman, APECE, U of Dhaka, 2013
  • Fakhrul Alam, APECE, U of Dhaka, 2005
  • Edi Amin, APECE, U of Dhaka, 2005
Undergraduate student: Other research student:

More/Past News


Contact

  • Contact Email: atiqahad [_ATmark_] du DOT ac DOT bd, or atiqahad [_ATmark_] yahoo DOT com
  • Postal Address:
    Md. Atiqur Rahman Ahad
    Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
    University of Dhaka
    Dhaka - 1000
    Bangladesh

 

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