Staff Details

M.M. Hafizur Rahman

M.M. Hafizur Rahman
Designation: Assistant Professor
KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
IIUM Gombak Campus
Extension: 5667
Email address: hafizur@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • B.Sc Engineering (Electrical & Electronic) - Bachelor Degree , Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET)
  • Information Science - Masters Degree , Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST)
  • Ph.D in Information Science - Doctor of Philosophy , Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST)

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Communication ~ Switched Networks - Interconnection Network, Parallel and Distributed Computing, Optical Switching Network

Professional Membership

  • 2015-2017 Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)
  • 2011-2015 KUET Excellence Foundation
  • 2013 Science Publications
  • 2013 Springer
  • 2013 IEICE, Japan

Teaching Responsibilities

COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE & ASSEMBLY LANGUAGE 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2015/2016 2014/2015 2012/2013 2011/2012
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER ORGANIZATION 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER ORGANIZATION 2013/2014
IT SECURITY I 2011/2012
SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012

Research Projects

Completed

2013 - 2017
A New Hierarchical Interconnection Network for Future Generation Massively Parallel Computer Systems
2011 - 2013
RU 2011: On Adverse and Non-Uniform Traffic Patterns on H3DM Network

In Progress

2016 - Present
Tori-Connected Flattened Butterfly Network (TFBN)
2016 - Present
Formulation of Smart Contract for Blockchain Implementation in Islamic Financial Technologies (Islamic Fintech)

Award and Recognitions

12-12-2012
Best Paper Award . First International Symposium on Computing and Networking - International level.
06-12-2008
JSPS Post-doctoral Fellowship . JSPS, Japan - International level.
03-12-2005
Best student award . Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) - International level.
06-12-2003
Travel Grant to attend the conference ISPAN'2004 . C & C foundation, Osaka, Japan - International level.
12-12-2002
Gold Medal for the outstanding research in Masters . IEICE, Hokuriku Chapters, Japan - International level.
01-12-1999
Japanese Govt. MONBUKAGAKUSHO Scholarship . Ministry of Education, Japan Government - International level.
01-12-1993
Scholarship . Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh - International level.
01-12-1985
Junior School Scholarship . Govt. of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh - International level.
02-12-2012
Bronze Medal . IRIIE 2013 - University level.
02-12-2011
Silver Medal . IRIIE 2012 - University level.

Publications

Article

2017
A new power efficient high performance interconnection network for many-core processors. Journal of Parallel Distributed Computing , 101 pp.92-102.
2016
Convolutional neural network based handwritten Bengali and Bengali-English mixed numeral recognition. International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing (IJIGSP) , 8 (9). pp.40-50.
2016
An optimum value of dynamic communication performance for midimew connected mesh network. Indian Journal of Science and Technology , 9 (31). pp.1-6.
2016
Dynamic communication performance of a horizontal midimew connected mesh network. International Journal of Advancements in Computing Technology (IJACT) , 8 (1). pp.31-40.
2016
SCCN: a cost effective hierarchical interconnection network for network-on-chip. International Journal of Advancements in Computing Technology(IJACT) , 8 (5). pp.70-79.
2016
Building CMU Sphinx language model for the Holy Quran using simplified Arabic phonemes. Egyptian Informatics Journal , 17 (3). pp.305-314.
2016
Towards using CMU sphinx tools for the Holy Quran recitation verification. International Journal on Islamic Applications in Computer Science And Technology (IJASAT) , 4 (2). pp.10-15.
2016
Topological analysis of low-powered 3D-TESH network. IEICE Technical Report , 115 (399). pp.143-148.
2016
HTM:a new hierarchical interconnection network for future generation parallel computers. IETE Technical Review , 33 (2). pp.93-104.
2015
Bringing order in segments for a robust network in mobile services. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , 10 (23). pp.17808-17815.
2015
The non-uniform communication performance of adaptive routing for hierarchical interconnection network for 3D VLSI. Transactions on Networks and Communications , 3 (3). pp.49-64.
2015
Architecture and network-on-chip implementation of a new hierarchical interconnection network. Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers , 24 (2). pp.1540006-1.
2015
Bangla handwritten character recognition using convolutional neural network. International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing , 7 (8). pp.52-59.
2014
Particle swarm optimization with partial search for solving traveling salesman problem. Green University Bangladesh (GUB) Journal of Science and Engineering , 1 (1). pp.16-25.
2014
Adaptive interval type-2 fuzzy logic controller for autonomous mobile robot. Green University Bangladesh (GUB) Journal of Science and Engineering , 1 (1). pp.6-15.
2013
The communication performance of link-sharing method of buffer in NoC router: the relation between the communication performance and the number of banks. Transactions on Networks and Communications , 1 (1). pp.1-13.
2013
High and stable performance under adverse traffic patterns of tori-connected torus network. Computers and Electrical Engineering , 39 (3). pp.973-983.
2013
Adaptive routing algorithms and implementation for TESH network. Communications and Networks , 5 (1). pp.34-49.
2013
Concomitant aorto-axillary bypass and beating heart total arterial coronary artery bypass grafting by RIMA-LIMA “Y” graft. Cardiovascular Journal , 5 (2). pp.201-205.
2013
Pattern generation through feature values modification and decision tree ensemble construction. International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing (IJMLC) , 3 (4). pp.322-331.
2013
Reconfiguration and Yield of a Hierarchical Torus Network. IETE Technical Review , 30 (2). pp.120-128.
2012
Dynamic communication performance enhancement in hierarchical torus network by selection algorithm . Journal of Networks , 7 (3). pp.468-479.
2012
High performance hierarchical torus network under adverse traffic patterns . Journal of Networks , 7 (3). pp.456-467.
2011
On nonuniform traffic pattern of modified hierarchical 3D-torus network. IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems , E94D (5). pp.1109-1112.
2011
Symmetric and folded Tori connected Torus Network. Journal of Networks , 6 (1). pp.26-35.
2011
Artificial intelligence model to predict surface roughness of Ti-15-3 alloy in EDM process. International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering , 5 (2). pp.503-507.
2009
Dynamic communication performance of the TESH network under nonuniform traffic patterns . Journal of Networks , 4 (10). pp.941-951.
2009
TTN: a high performance hierarchical interconnection network for massively parallel computers. IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems , E92D (5). pp.1062-1078.
2006
A deadlock-free routing algorithm using minimum number of virtual channels and application mappings for Hierarchical Torus Network. International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (IJHPCN) , 4 (3/4). pp.174-187.
2006
A new algorithm to measure relevance among Web pages. WIT Transactions on Information and Communication Technologies , 37 pp.243-251.
2005
Modified hierarchical 3D-torus network. IEICE Transactions , 88-D (2). pp.177-186.
2005
Routing performance enhancement in hierarchical torus network by link-selection algorithm. Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing , 65 (11). pp.1453-1461.
2004
Dynamic communication performance of a hierarchical torus network under non-uniform traffic patterns. IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems , E87-D (7). pp.1887-1896.
2003
HTN: a new hierarchical iterconnection network for massively parallel computers. IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems , E86-D (9). pp.1479-1486.
1999
Fuzzy logic versus P-I control of separately excited DC motor drive - A comparison. Journal of Mechanical Engineering , EE27 (1). pp.37-42.

Book

2012
An Integrated Approach of Biomedical Image Management System. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing , Saarbrucken, Germany . ISBN 978-3-8433-6052-4.
2011
Hierarchical Interconnection Networks for Massively Parallel Computer Systems. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing , Germany . ISBN 978-3843360524.

Book Section

2016
Long wire length of midimew-connected mesh network. In: Distributed computing and Internet technology . Springer International Publishing , Switzerland , pp.97-102. ISBN 978-3-319-28033-2.
2014
Wire length of midimew-connected mesh network. In: Network and Parallel Computing . Springer International Publishing , pp.132-143. ISBN Print ISBN: 9783662449165, Online ISBN: 9783662449172.
2013
Hierarchical Tori Connected Mesh Network. In: Computational Science and Its Applications – ICCSA 2013 : 13th International Conference, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, June 24-27, 2013, Proceedings, Part V . Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg , Berlin , pp.197-210. ISBN 978-3-642-39640-3 (O), 978-3-642-39639-7 (P).
2011
A survey of photonic switching network. In: An anthology of applied computer technologies . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.243-263. ISBN 9789674181062.
2011
An evaluation of photonic switching network. In: An anthology of applied computer technologies . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.265-284. ISBN 9789674181062.

Conference or Workshop Item

2017
Testing Sphinx’s language model fault-tolerance for the Holy Quran. In: 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2017
Time-cost effective factor of a Midimew connected Mesh network. In: 2016 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2017
Handwritten Bangla numeral recognition using deep long short term memory. In: 2016 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for The Muslim World , Jakarta, Indonesia
2017
A practical and interactive web-based software for online Qur’anic Arabic learning. In: 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2016
Linear sure bootstraper: Self-stabilizing nodes for network construction. In: 6th International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2016) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Convolutional neural network training with artificial pattern for Bangla handwritten numeral recognition. In: 5th International Conference on Informatics, Electronics and Vision (ICIEV) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2016
Distance based sweep nearest algorithm to solve capacitated vehicle routing problem. In: 2nd International Conference on Engineering, Technologies, and Social Sciences (ICETSS 2016) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Cancer classification from DNA microarray data using mRMR and artificial neural network. In: 2nd International Conference on Engineering, Technologies, and Social Sciences (ICETSS 2016) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Packing density and message traffic density of a midimew connected mesh network. In: 6 th International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering 2016 (ICCCE 2016) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016
The performance evaluation of 3D torus using link-sharing method in NoC router. In: 2016 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan (ICCE-TW) , Nantou, Taiwan
2016
A practical and interactive web-based software for online Qur'anic Arabic learning. In: 2016 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2016
Power analysis with variable traffic loads for next generation interconnection networks. In: 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2016) , Sydney, Australia
2016
Packing density and message traffic density of a midimew connected mesh network. In: 6th International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2016) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Cost effective factor of a Midimew connected Mesh Network. In: 2nd International Conference on Engineering, Technologies, and Social Sciences (ICETSS 2016) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Multiple convolutional neural network training for Bangla handwritten numeral recognition. In: 2016 International Conference on Computer & Communication Engineering ICCCE 2016 , Kuala Lumpur
2016
A high radix hierarchical interconnection network for network-on-chip. In: 12th International Conference on Computing and Information Technology (IC2IT) , Khon Kaen, Thailand
2016
Midimew-connected Gaussian network. In: 2015 4th International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies (ACSAT 2015) , Kuala Lumpur
2016
Analyzing communication overhead in linearizing peer to peer system. In: 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2016
Testing Sphinx's language model fault-tolerance for the Holy Quran. In: 2016 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2016) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2015
A low hop distance hierarchical interconnection network. In: 2nd International Conference on Electrical Information and Communication Technology (EICT 2015) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2015
Towards using CMU Sphinx Tools for the Holy Quran recitation verification. In: 3rd International Conference on Islamic Applications in Computer Science and Technologies (IMAN 2015) , Konya, Turkey
2015
HMM as an inference technique for context awareness. In: International Conference on Computer Science and Computational Intelligence (ICCSCI 2015) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2015
A PSO based transportation network design optimization of the mega city Dhaka. In: 2nd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2015
On uniform traffic pattern of symmetric midimew connected mesh network. In: 2nd International Symposium on Big Data and Cloud Computing (ISBCC'15) , VIT University, Chennai, India
2015
Bringing order in segments for a robust network in mobile services. In: 4th International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems – 2015 (ICRIIS’15) , Holiday Inn, Melaka
2015
Uniform traffic patterns using virtual cut-through flow control on VMMN. In: International Conference on Computer Science and Computational Intelligence (ICCSCI 2015) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2015
Bangla handwritten numeral recognition using convolutional neural network. In: 2nd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (iCEEiCT 2015) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2015
Butterfly traffic pattern in selection algorithm on hierarchical torus network. In: 2nd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information & Communication Technology (iCEEiCT 2015) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2014
A novel positioning technique for context awareness. In: 5th International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2014) , Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
2014
Midimew-connected mesh network. In: International Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2014 (IRIIE2014) , Gombak, Kuala Lumpur
2014
A new derivative of midimew-connected mesh network. In: The 10th International Conference on Computing and Information Technology (IC2IT2014) , Phuket, Thailand
2014
A new hierarchical interconnection network for future generation parallel computer. In: 16th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2013) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2014
Dynamic communication performance of TTN with uniform and non-uniform traffic patterns using virtual cut-through flow control. In: 3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies (ACSAT2014) , Amman, Jordan
2014
Dynamic communication performance of STTN under various traffic patterns using virtual cut-through flow control. In: IEEE 17th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering , Chengdu, China
2014
Four persons envy-free division: a case study. In: 5th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2014) , Kuching, Sarawak
2014
Crosstalk freeness of concatenated modified plus-minus 2i photonic switching network. In: 5th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2014) , Kuching, Sarawak
2014
Context awareness through identifying user activities and positioning. In: International Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2014 (IRIIE2014) , Cultural Activity Center (CAC), Internatioanal Islamic University Malaysia
2014
Decision tree ensemble construction incorporating feature values modification and random subspace method. In: 3rd International Conference on Informatics, Electronics & Vision (ICIEV) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2014
A new assignment of free links in Midimew connected mesh network. In: 1st International Conference on Electrical Information and Communication Technology (EICT 2013) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2014
Hot-spot traffic pattern on hierarchical 3D mesh network. In: 3rd International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies (ACSAT2014) , Amman, Jordan
2014
The proposal of partial sharing for link-sharing method of buffer in NoC router. In: The Second International Symposium on Computing and Networking , Mt. Fuji, Shizuoka, Japan
2014
TOPAZ simulator on mesh and torus network. In: 5th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2014) , Kuching, Sarawak
2013
The performance evaluation of link-sharing method of buffer in NoC router. In: First International Symposium on Computing and Networking , Matsuyama, Japan
2013
Network-on-Chip implementation of Midimew-Connected Mesh Network. In: 2013 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies , Taiwan
2013
Network-on-chip implementation of hierarchical torus network. In: 3rd International Conference on Software Engineering and Computer Systems (ICSECS - 2013) , Kuantan, Pahang
2013
Hierarchical 3D-Mesh Network. In: IRIIE2013 , Gombak, Kuala Lumpur
2012
High performance hierarchical torus network. In: IRIIE2012 , Gombak, Kuala Lumpur
2012
Tori-connected torus network and its derivative. In: 4th ICDIP/ICSEM , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2012
A cost and delay estimation of a suite of low-cost adaptive routers for hierarchical torus network. In: IEEE/OSA/IAPR International Conference on Informatics, Electronics & Vision , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2012
Particle swarm optimization with partial search to solve traveling salesman problem. In: International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2012) , Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
2012
Bangla speech-to-text conversion using SAPI. In: International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2012) , Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
2012
On dynamic communication performance of a hierarchical 3D-mesh network. In: The 9th IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing (NPC 2012) , Gwangju, South Korea
2012
A deadlock-free dimension order routing for hierarchical 3D-mesh network. In: 2012 International Conference on Computer & Information Science (ICCIS) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2012
Ensembles of diverse classifiers using synthetic training data. In: International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2012) , Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
2012
A concatenated modified plus-minus 2^i (CMPM2I) photonic switching network. In: International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE 2012) , Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
2011
Dynamic communication performance of a Hierarchical 3D-Torus network. In: Parallel and Distributed Computing and Networks (PDCN 2011) , Innsbruck, Austria
2010
A new optical switching network architecture with crosstalk free and nonblocking routing algorithm. In: Annual International Conference on Network Technologies & Communications (NTC 2010) , Phucket, Thailand
2010
Dynamic communication performance enhancement in Hierarchical Torus Network by selection algorithm. In: 13th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2010) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2010
Dynamic communication performance of a modified hierarchical 3D-Torus network under non-uniform traffic patterns. In: 2010 First International Conference on Networking and Computing (ICNC 2010) , Hiroshima, Japan
2010
High performance Hierarchical Torus Network under adverse traffic patterns. In: 13th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2010) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2009
Symmetric Tori connected Torus Network. In: 12th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2009) , Dhaka
2009
Network performance of pruned hierarchical torus network . In: 2009 Sixth IFIP International Conference on Network and Parallel Computing , Gold Coast, Australia
2008
Dynamic communication performance of a TESH network under the nonuniform traffic patterns. In: 11th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2008) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2008
A crosstalk free routing algorithm of Generalized Recursive Non-blocking Network. In: 11th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (ICCIT 2008) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2008
On hot-spot traffic pattern of TESH network. In: 11th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, 2008. ICCIT 2008. , Khulna, Bangladesh
2007
A new wide-sense non blocking optical switching network. In: 10th international conference on Computer and information technology, 2007. , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2006
Inter-Processor Communication Performance of a Hierarchical Torus Network under Bit-Flip Traffic Patterns. In: Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2006. ICECE '06. International Conference on , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2004
High performance hierarchical torus network under matrix transpose traffic patterns. In: 7th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Networks (ISPAN 04) , Hong Kong
2002
Dynamic communication performance of hierarchical interconnection network: H3D-Mesh. In: 2nd International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CECE 2002) , Dhaka, Bangladesh