Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman

Professor &
Director (Faculty of Engineering)
 

Educational Background: 

PhD, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 2013
MEngg., Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand, 2006
BSc.,(Engg.), American International University Bangladesh (AIUB), 2002

Research Interest: 

Biomedical Signal Processing;
PHY/MAC protocols;
Emergency networks;
Cognitive radio;
Software defined radio;
Wireless distributed system;
Digital signal processing;
Modulation classifications

Selected Publications: 

Journals:

  1. Md. Abdur Rahman, Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, Jun-ichi Takada, ”Robustness in Supervised Learning based Blind Automatic Modulation Classification” IEICE Trans on Commun., Vol.E96-B, No.04, April 2013.
  2. Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, Md. Abdur Rahman, Jun-ichi Takada, ”Spectral Correlation Based Blind Automatic Modulation Classification using Symbol Rate Estimation”, IEICE Trans. on Commun., Vol. E96-B No.05, May 2013.
  3. Md. Abdur Rahman and Kazi M. Ahmed, ”Optimum Cell Size Evaluation for Telecommunications in Riverine Transportation Systems in 5.8 GHz. Band”, AIUB Journal of Science and Engineering (AJSE), Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp. 15-20, August 2006
  4. Md. Abdur Rahman, Mohammad Upal Mahfuz, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P Rajatheva, ”ICT Based Sustainable Rural Business Opportunities in Developing Countries: A Wireless-Networked RCP-RAP Approach”, American Journal of Applied Sciences [AJAS], Science Publications, Vol. 2, No. 8, pp. 1256-1260, August, 2005
  5. Shamim Akhter, Md. Ashrafur Rahaman, Razwan Kader, Md. Abdur Rahman, ”GSM-SMS Technology for Controlling Home Appliances Remotely”, International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 388-400, 2009

 
Conferences:

  1. Md.Abdur Rahman, Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Implementation issues of Automatic Modulation Classification on Software Defined Radio Platform” (Demonstration) IEICE Technical Report, SR2011- , July, 2011
  2. Md.Abdur Rahman, Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Automatic Modulation Classification in Wireless Disaster Area Emergency Network (W-DAEN)”  in International ICST Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CrownCom), June 2011
  3. Azril Haniz, Md.Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Emergency Radio Information System for Post-disaster Communication” (Demonstration) on International ICST Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (CrownCom), June 2011
  4. Md.Abdur Rahman, Azril Haniz, Santosh Khadka, Iswandi, Mutsawashe Gahadza, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Implementation of a Spectrum Sensing Based Emergency Radio Information System” (presentation only)Wireless Innovation Conference and Product Exposition(SDR’0), November 2010
  5. Azril Haniz, Md.Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Spectrum Sensing on Emergency Radio Spectrum Management” International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT 2010), October 2010
  6. Md.Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Emergency Radio Identification by Supervised Learning based Automatic Modulation Recognition” Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference (AP-RASC’10), Poster presentation, CP-4, September 2010
  7. Santosh Khadka, Md.Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Disaster Affected Area” IEICE Society Conference, B17-21, September 2010
  8. Md.Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Performance Evaluation of Supervised Learning based Automatic Modulation Classification” IEICE Society Conference, B17-19, September 2010
  9. Md.Abdur Rahman, Azril Haniz, Santosh Khadka, Iswandi, Mutsawashe Gahadza, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Design and Implementation of Emergency Radio Information System” IEICE Technical Report, SR2010-34, July 2010
  10. Azril Haniz, Md Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Implementation of a Cooperative Spectrum Sensing System using GNU Radio and USRP,” IEICE General Conference, B-17-18, Mar. 2010.
  11. Md. Abdur Rahman, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Performance Analysis of A Supervised Learning Based Automatic Modulation Classification Technique,” IEICE General Conference, B-17-16, Mar. 2010.
  12. Md. Abdur Rahman, Santosh Khadka, Iswandi, Gahadza Mutsawashe, Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Development of Spectrum Sensing System with GNU radio and USRP to Detect Emergnecy radios” IEICE Technical Report, SR2009-57, October 2009
  13. Md. Abdur Rahman, Santosh Khadka, Iswandi, Gahadza Mutsawashe, Azril Haniz, Minseok Kim, and Jun-ichi Takada, ”Design and implementation of a Cognitive Radio Based Emergency Sensor Network in Disaster Area” IEICE Technical Report, SR2009-27, July 2009
  14. Md. Abdur Rahman, Kazi M. Ahmed and Jun-ichi Takada, ”An Energy Efficient MAC Protocol for Densely DeployedWireless Sensor Networks”I, IEICE-RCS Technical Report, Vol. 108, No. 445, pp. 313-318, March 6, 2009
  15. Md. Abdur Rahman, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P. Rajatheva, ”Performance Evaluation of A Three-Tier Transport to Riverside Communications architecture in the 5.8 GHz. Range for Riverine Systems”, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dhaka Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2006
  16. Md. Abdur Rahman, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P. Rajatheva, ”A New TD-SCDMA Based MAC Protocol For Densely Deployed Wireless Sensor Networks”, Proceedings of 9th international Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC’06), San Diego, CA, USA, T1-6-5 p.1093-p.1097, September 17-20, 2006
  17. Md. Abdur Rahman, Mohammad Upal Mahfuz, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P. Rajatheva, ”Wireless Networked Remote Area Connectivity: Harnessing ICT for Poverty Alleviation”, Proceedings of First International Conference onNext-GenerationWireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 287-291, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006
  18. Md. Abdur Rahman, Abul Hasanat Md. Rezaul Karim, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P. Rajatheva, ”E-Governance for overall development by empowering disadvantaged communities”, Proceedings of First International Conference on Next-GenerationWireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 297-301, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006
  19. Md. Abdur Rahman, Abul Hasanat Md. Rezaul Karim, Shamim Akhter, Afroza Nahar, Kazi M. Ahmed and R.M.A.P. Rajatheva, ”Agricultural e-Commerce for Marginalized Communities: An Effective Utilization of ICT for Bangladesh”, Proceedings of First International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 292-296, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006
  20. Md. Abdur Rahman and Kazi M. Ahmed, ”Wireless Navigation System for Riverine Transportation: Improved Communications and Effective Management”, Proceedings of First International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 277-281, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006
  21. Md. Abdur Rahman, Mohammad Upal Mahfuz and Kazi M. Ahmed, ”Strategies for e-Exam Infrastructure in Developing Countries: A Perspective of Bangladesh”, Proceedings of First International Conference on Next-GenerationWireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 326-329, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006
  22. Abul Hasanat Md. Rezaul Karim, R. M. A P. Rajatheva, Kazi Mahmuda Akhter, Md. Abdur Rahman, and Kazi M. Ahmed, ”Analyzing E-Governance Models and proposing a new model (Comparative Decisive Flow Model) for E-Government in Bangladesh”, Proceedings of First International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems (ICNEWS 2006), pp. 302-306, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2006

Professional Affiliations: 

1. Member, IEEE
2. Life Member, NOAMI
3. Student Member, IEICE

Awards and Honors: 

ACADEMIC

  • Received ”Summa Cum Laude” Distinction for the highest CGPA in undergraduate degree
  • Received ”Vice Chancellor’s Award” for the best design project in undergraduate degree
  • Monbukagakusho Scholarship by Government of Japan for Doctoral Study
  • Full scholarship from Finland government and AIT fellowship to complete the Masters Degree
  • Full Scholarship from AIUB to complete the Undergraduate degree

RESEARCH

  • Second prize on 3rd Smart Radio Challenge organized by Wireless Innovation forum 2009.
  • Best student demonstration award (IEEE SP Japan chapter) on 12th DSPS educators conference, 2010.
  • One of the five ”Outstanding Student Humanitarian Prize Award” in the 2011 IEEE Presidents’ Change the World competition, 2011.
  • First prize in the IEEE Student Paper contest for graduate and postgraduate students of Tokyo Tech, 2012.

Contact: 

American International University –Bangladesh (AIUB)
House# 82, Block B, Road# 14,
Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani,
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Phone:+88-02-55033595,+88-02-55033594 [Ext# 204]
Email: arahman@aiub.edu