A K M Mahbubur Rahman, PHD

A K M Mahbubur Rahman, PHD

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
akmmrahman@iub.edu.bd

I have joined IUB in April 2018 as assistant professor. Before joining in IUB, I had worked at Eyelock Inc, USA as Senior  Research Scientist. I have completed my PhD at CVPIA Lab, University of Memphis in 2013. 

 

Link for my full resume

 

My Research Interest:

  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Vision
  • Image Processing

 

Research Grant:

   Principle Investigator (PI)

  • IUB Startup Research Grant (2018)      144,000/=
  • ICT Bangladesh (2019)                        500,000/= 
  • IUB Sponsored Research (2020)           11, 50,000/=
  • IUB Sponsored Research (2021)           10, 70,000/=

   Co-Principle Investigator (Co-PI) : Agency LAB

  • ICT Bangladesh (2020)                        20,00,000/= 

 

 

Publication List

   Journal:

  • Qianwei Cheng *, Moinul Zaber, A K M M Rahman, Haoran Zhang, Zhiling Guo, Akiko Okabe, Ryosuke Shibasaki, "Understanding the urban environment of developing countries from satellite images", MDPI Sustainability, (Impact factor: 3.251,  Scimago Journal  Rank: Q1 ), 2022
  • A K M M Rahman, Moinul Zaber, Qianwei Cheng,  Abu Bakar Siddik Nayem, Anis Sarker, Ovi Paul, and Ryosuke Shibasaki, "Applying State-of-the-Art Deep-Learning Methods to Classify Urban Cities of the Developing World",  Special Issue: Urban Information Sensing for Sustainable Development, MDPI Sensors (Impact factor: 3.57,  Scimago Journal  Rank: Q1 ), 2021
  • A K M M. Rahman, ASM. I. Anam, and M. Yeasin, "Robust Modeling of Epistemic Mental States”, Special Issue: Socio-Affective Technology, Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications (Impact factor: 2.10,  Scimago Journal  Rank: Q1 ), 2020.
  • Arif, M. Zaber, Amin A. Ali, M. Ashraful Amin, A K M M Rahman, ASM. I. Anam, and M. Yeasin, "Visual Attention Based Comparative Study on Disaster Detection from Social Media Images",  Innovations in Systems and Software Engineering,  (Impact factor: 0.94,  Scimago Journal  Rank: Q3 ), 2020.  

   Book Chapter:

  • Abu Bakar Siddik Nayem, Anis Sarker, Ovi Paul, Amin Ali, Md. Ashraful, Amin, A K M M Rahman, "LULC Segmentation of RGB Satellite Image Using FCN-8", 3rd SLAAI-International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Springer,  Srilanka, 2019 
  • Arif, Abdullah Omar, Sabah Ashraf, A K M M Rahman, Amin Ahsan Ali, M Ashraful Amin, “A Comparative Study on Disaster Detection from Social Media Images using Deep Learning",  Proceedings of the Global AI Congress (GAIC 2019),  Kolkata, India, 2019
  • Md Wahidul Hasan, Akil Hamid Chowdhury, Md Mehedi Hasan, Arup Ratan Datta, A K M M Rahman, M Ashraful Amin, “IoT Based Smart Application System to Prevent Sexual Harassment in Public Transport”, Book Chapter, AISC, Bangkok, Thailand, Springer, 2019

   Conference:

  • Tonmoay Deb, Akib Sadmanee, Kishor Kumar Bhaumik, Amin Ahsan Ali, M Ashraful Amin, and  A K M M Rahman, “Variational Stacked Local Attention Networks for Diverse Video Captioning”, Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV 2022), Hawaii, USA, (Core Rank: A) 
  • F.F. Niloy, M.A. Amin, A.A. Ali,  and A K M M Rahman, "Attention toward Neighbors: A Context Aware Framework for High Resolution Image Segmentation", The 28th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (IEEE - ICIP 2021), Anchorage, USA, (H Index: 52)
  • Amit Roy, Kashob Kumar Roy, Amin Ahsan Ali, M Ashraful Amin and A K M  Rahman,  "Unified Spatio-Temporal Modeling for Traffic Forecasting  using Graph Neural Network",  The International Joint Conference on Neural Network, 2021, (Core Rank: A)
  • Kashob Kumar Roy, Amit Roy, A K M M Rahman, M Ashraful Amin and Amin Ahsan Ali, "Structure-Aware Hierarchical Graph Pooling using Information Bottleneck",  The International Joint Conference on Neural Network, 2021, (Core Rank: A)
  • Kashob Kumar Roy, Amit Roy, A K M M Rahman, M Ashraful Amin and Amin Ahsan Ali, "Node Embedding using Mutual Information and Self-Supervision based Bi-level Aggregation",  The International Joint Conference on Neural Network, 2021, (Core Rank: A)
  • S. Mahmud, M.T.H. Tonmoy, A K M M  Rahman, M A. Amin,  and A.A. Ali,, "Hierarchical Self Attention Based Autoencoder for Open-Set Human Activity Recognition", 25th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining25th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Core Rank: A, acceptance rate: 20%)
  • Amit Roy, Kashob Roy, M A. Amin, A.A. Ali, and A K M M  Rahman, "SST-GNN: Simplified Spatio-temporal Traffic forecasting model using Graph Neural Network", 25th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining25th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (Core Rank: A, acceptance rate: 20%)
  • F.F. Niloy, Arif, A.B.S. Nayem, A Sarker, O Paul, M.A. Amin, A.A. Ali, M.I. Zaber, and A K M M Rahman, “A Novel Disaster Image Data-set and Characteristics Analysis using Attention Model”, 25th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR 2020) (Core Rank: B, acceptance rate: 43.4%)
  • Md. Saif Hassan Onim, Aiman Rafeed Ehtesham, Amreen Anbar, A. K. M. Nazrul Islam and A K M M Rahman, "LULC classification by semantic segmentation of satellite images using FastFCN", 2nd International Conference on Advanced Information and Communication Technology (ICAICT), IEEE Xplore, Dhaka, 2020
  • Md. A. Pramanik, Md M. Rahman,  ASM I Anam, Amin A Ali, Md A Amin, and A K M M  Rahman, Modeling Traffic Congestion in Developing Countries using Google Map Data", Future of Information and Communication Conference (FICC) 2021, Springer,  Vancouver, Canada, 2021
  • Qianwei Cheng, A K M M Rahman, Anis Sarker, Abu Bakar Siddik Nayem, Ovi Paul, Amin Ahsan Ali, M Ashraful Amin, Ryosuke Shibasaki, Moinul Zaber, "Deep-learning coupled with novel categorization method to classify the urban environment of the developing world", 2nd International Conference on Signal Processing and Machine Learning (SIGML 2021), Switzerland, 2021
  • S. Mahmud, M.T.H. Tonmoy, K.K. Bhaumik, A K M M  Rahman, M A. Amin, M. Shoyaib, A.H Khan and A.A. Ali, “Human Activity Recognition from Wearable Sensor Data using Self-Attention”, ECAI, Spain, 2020, (Core Rank: A, acceptance rate: 26.8%)

 

  • A K M M. Rahman, ASM. I. Anam, M. I. Tanveer, and M. Yeasin, “EmoAssist: A Real-time Social Interaction Tool to assist the Visually Impaired", In Proceedings of the 15th  International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCII 2013), Las Vegas, NV.
  • A K M M. Rahman, M. I. Tanveer, ASM. I. Anam, and M. Yeasin, "IMAPS: A Smart Phone Based Real-Time Framework For Prediction Of Affect In Natural Dyadic Conversation", In Proceedings of the conference of Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP 2012) , San Diego, CA (acceptance rate = 22.3% oral).
  • A K M M. Rahman, M. I. Tanveer, and M. Yeasin. "A spatio-temporal probabilistic framework for dividing and predicting facial action units". In Proceedings of the 4th international conference on Affective computing and intelligent interaction - Volume Part II, ACII’11. 
  • M. I. Tanveer, A.S.M. I. Anam, S. Ghosh, A K M M. Rahman, and M. Yeasin, “FEPS: A Sensory Substitution System for the Blind to Perceive Facial Expressions”, In Proceedings of the ASSETS 2012, Boulder, Colorado.
  • R. Azevedo, R. Landis, R. F. Behnagh, M. Duffy, G. Trev., J. Harley, F. Bouchet, J. Burlison, M. Taub, N. Pacam., M. Yeasin, A K M M. Rahman, M. I. Tanveer, and G. Hossain, “The Effectiveness of Pedagogical Agents’ Prompting and Feedback in Facilitating Co-Adapted Learning with MetaTutor”, Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS), LNCS, Vol. 7315/2012, 2012.
  • A K M M. Rahman, Sidney D’Mello, “Tracking Facial behavior from Video”,  IIS, May, 2010

 

 




Assistant Professor                                                                                          April/2018 – Present

Department of CSE

Independent University Bangladesh

Bashundhara RA, Bangladesh

 

Senior Research Scientist                                                                               Dec/2015 – Apr/2018

Eyelock Inc, 42 Washington Rd, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

 

Research Scientist                                                                                           Nov/2013 –Nov/2015

Eyelock Inc, 42 Washington Rd, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

 

Software Development Intern I                                                                      Jun/2008 - Aug/2008

FedEx Services, IT, Rocky Mountain Technology Center, Colorado Springs, USA

 

Lecturer                                                                                                            Feb/2007 - Jul/2007

The People’s University of Bangladesh,

Asad Gate, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

Adjunct Faculty                                                                                                May/2006 - Dec/2006

Daffodil International University

Sukrabad, Dhaka, Bangladesh


  • PhD in Computer Engineering, 2013
    University of Memphis, USA
  • MSc in Computer Engineering, 2011
    University of Memphis, USA
  • BSc in Computer Science and Engineering, 2006
    Jahangirnagar University