Research Activities

RESEARCH & SCHORALSHIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • 500+ publications: 15 book chapters, 195 journal publications, and 325+ conference publications
  • 100+ keynote/invited papers, seminars, and tutorials presented at international conferences and research institutions
  • 30+ project reports (submitted to funding agencies supporting my research projects)
  • Organized/chaired many international conferences, symposia, technical sessions, and expert panels
  • Served or serves as a reviewer of papers for 30+ refereed journals and 15+ professional conferences
  • Google Scholar Citations: 5800+, h-index: 37, i10-index: 132; ResearchGate: Impact Points: 394, RG Score: 42.24

LEADERSHIP ROLES AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

  1. General Chair, Int’l Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), IEEE, 2016 - present
  2. Chair, Int’l Conference on Pattern Recognition & Tracking, SPIE, 2016 - present
  3. Chair, Int’l Conference on Optical Pattern Recognition, SPIE, 2015 
  4. Co-Chair, Int’l Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT), IEEE, 2015
  5. Chair, Plenary Session, ICCIT, IEEE, December 21-23, 2015
  6. Organizer and Chair, Panel on Ethics and Professional Integrity, ICCIT, IEEE, December 21-23, 2015
  7. Chair, Technical Committee, Int’l Conference on Computer and Information Technology, 2015 - present
  8. Co-Chair, Int’l Conference on Optical Pattern Recognition, SPIE, 2014 - 2015
  9. Member, Advisory Board, Int’l Symposium on 3D Imaging, Metrology and Data Security, OSA, Sept. 26-29, 2015
  10. Chair, Plenary Session, Int’l Conference on Computer & Information Technology, December 22-23, 2014
  11. Organizer and Chair, Responsible Conduct in Research, ICCIT, IEEE, Dhaka, December 22-23, 2014
  12. Organizer and Chair, Panel on Improving Engineering Education in Bangladesh - Prospects and Challenges, Int’l Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering, Dhaka, December 19-21, 2013
  13. Co-Chair, International Program Committee, Int’l Conference on Computer & Information Technology, 2014
  14. Chair, International Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Advances in Electrical Engineering, Dhaka, 2011- 2013
  15. Chair, Plenary Session, Int’l Conf. on Advances in Electrical Engineering, Dhaka, December 19-21, 2013
  16. Chair, Technical Committee, Int’l Conf.  on Computer, Communication, and Informatics, India, January 4-6, 2013
  17. Chair, Multimedia Track, Int’l Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks, Dalian, China, 2011
  18. Member, Program Committee, International Conf. on Ubi-media Computing, IEEE, 2008 - present
  19. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Electrical and Electronic Engineering, IEEE, Tripoli, 2010
  20. Member, Program Committee, Conference on Optical Pattern Recognition, SPIE, 2000 - 2013
  21. Member, Program Committee, Conference on Automatic Target Recognition, SPIE, 2007 - present
  22. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Computer, Information, System Science & Engineering, 2005-present
  23. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Multispectral Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, 2006-present
  24. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conference on Computer and Information Technology, Dhaka, 2004 - 2013
  25. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Electrical and Computer Engineering, IEEE, Dhaka, 2002 - 2012
  26. Member, SPIE International Technical Working Group on Optical Processing and Computing, 1997 - 2000
  27. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Imaging and Signal Processing in Healthcare & Technology, 2010
  28. Co-Chair, Plenary Session, Int’l Conference on Computer and Information Tech., Dhaka, December 23-25, 2010
  29. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Network-Based Information Systems, Indianapolis, August 2009
  30. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, May 26-29, 2009
  31. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Parallel & Distributed Computing & Networks, Austria, Feb. 16-18, 2009
  32. Panel Member, Skills for the 2020 Department Head, ECEDHA Annual Meeting, New Orleans, March 2009
  33. Panel Member, Pro-Innovation Infrastructure, Global Knowledge Forum, Madinah, June 22-24, 2008
  34. Chair, Plenary Session, Int’l Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dhaka, December 22-24, 2008
  35. Co-Chair, Int’l Conference on Computing, Communications and Networking, Karur, India, December 18-20, 2008
  36. Conference Chair and Organizer, Int’l Conf. on Graphics and Visualization in Engineering, Florida, January 3-5, 2007
  37. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, September 24-26, 2007
  38. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Las Vegas, June 25-28, 2007
  39. Panel Member, “Composite Filter Functions for ATR,” Int’l Symposium on Defense/Security, SPIE, April 9-13, 2007
  40. Organizer, Panel on Knowledge Based Economic Development, 32nd AMSE Annual Conference, Aug. 31- Sept. 3, 2007
  41. Member, Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Visualization, Imaging & Image Processing, Spain, August 28-30, 2006
  42. Co-organizer, Panel on Strategies for Successful ABET Accreditation, SECEDHA, Atlanta, November 9-10, 2006
  43. Organizer, Application of Information Technology Towards Improving Economic Conditions in Developing Countries, The 31st AMSE Annual Conference, Chicago, September 1-4, 2006
  44. Co-organizer, Panel on Ongoing ABET Issues Under EC 2000, SECEDHA, Atlanta, November 3-4, 2005
  45. Member, International Program Committee, International Conference on Communications, Internet and Information Technology, IASTED Cambridge, Massachusetts, October 31- November 2, 2005

SOURCES OF FUNDED RESEARCH

(Total Research Volume ~ $15 M)

  1. National Science Foundation (NSF)
  2. Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC)
  3. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  4. Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
  5. Air Force Research Lab (AFRL)
  6. Department of Energy (DoE)
  7. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  8. Army Research Office (ARO)
  9. Alabama Department of Commerce
  10. NFINA Technalogies, Inc.
  11. British Petroleum (BP)
  12. ITT Aerospace/Communications Division, Fort Wayne, Indiana
  13. Technology/Scientific Services, Inc., Dayton, Ohio
  14. Purdue Research Foundation, West Lafayette, Indiana

POST-DOC and VISITING SCHOLAR SUPERVISION

POST-DOCTORAL STUDENT SUPERVISION:

  1. Dr. R. Gollapalli (Ph.D. - University of Alabama in Huntsville)
  2. Dr. S. Bhuyian (Ph.D. - University of Alabama in Huntsville)
  3. Dr. J. Khan (Ph.D. - University of Alabama in Huntsville)
  4. Dr. N. Sisworahardjo (Ph.D. - University of Alabama)
  5. Dr. M. I. Elbakary (Ph.D. - University of Arizona)
  6. Dr. M. Y. Elshark (Ph.D. - University of Alabama)
  7. Dr. T. Yalcinoz (Ph.D. – Imperial College, UK)
  8. Dr. M. Uzunoglu (Ph.D. - Yildiz Technical University)
  9. Dr. E. Sarigul (Ph.D. - Virginia Tech)
  10. Dr. M. N. Islam (Ph.D. - Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan)
  11. Dr. M. Tanrioven (Ph.D. - Yildiz Technical University)
  12. Dr. A. Dawoud (Ph.D. - University of Waterloo, Canada )
  13. Dr. E. Horache (Ph.D. - University of Marne-La-Vallée, France)
  14. Dr. M. A. Salam (Fukui University, Japan)
  15. Dr. A. Bal (Ph.D. - Istanbul Technical University, Turkey).

VISITING SCHOLAR SUPERVISION:

  1. Prof. B. M. Jomaa (May 2010 - June 2010)
  2. O. Onar (August 2005 - August 2006)
  3. Dr. J. Sang (September 2004 - September 2005)
  4. Prof. J. Cai (January 2002 - July 2002)
  5. Dr. Y. H. Doh (February 2001 - March 2002)
  6. Dr. A. K. Cherri, Professor (May 1999 - July 2000)
  7. Z. Salman (March 2011 – June 2011)

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