Education

Qualifications

  • January 2012April 2015
    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science
    University of Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Thesis — NETCODE: An XOR-based Warning Dissemination Scheme for Vehicular Wireless Networks.
    A copy of the thesis can be downloaded from the British Library or the University of Glasgow Library.
  • October 2007October 2009
    M.Sc leading to PhD in Computer Science (Discontinued)
    Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

  • January 2006December 2006
    Masters of Science (M.Sc) in Computer Science and Engineering
    CGPA: 4.00 on 4.00 (Gold Medalist)
    East West University, Bangladesh

  • January 2002December 2005
    Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Computer Science and Engineering
    CGPA: 3.71 on 4.00 (twice on the Dean’s list))
    East West University, Bangladesh

Selected Academic Awards

  • September 2011
    Scottish Overseas Research Students Award Scholarship (SORSA) at the University of Glasgow
    Awarded to a limited number of top international students by the Scottish Government through the Scottish Funding Council.

  • July 2011
    College of Science and Engineering Scholarship at the University of Glasgow
    Awarded to the top students of the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Glasgow.

  • August 2007
    Government of Ireland IRCSET Embark Scholarship at Trinity College Dublin
    Awarded to a very small number of international students by the Irish Research Council and funded by the Irish Government.

  • July 2007
    TCD Postgraduate Research Scholarships at Trinity College Dublin
    Awarded competitively on the basis of academic merit by the college. Not aviled due to obtaining the IRCSET Embark Scholarship.

  • May 2007
    Chancellor's Gold Medal at East West University
    The highest academic award of the university awarded by H.E. President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.

  • December 2006
    Merit Scholarship at East West University
    The most prestigious scholarship of the university awarded to the top students of graduate and undergraduate program.

Selected Achievements in Extracurricular Activities

  • 2006
    12th place
    ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, Asia Region
    Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
  • 2005
    8th place
    ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, Asia Region
    North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • 2005
    Honorable Mention
    ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, Asia Region
    Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
  • 2004/05
    Round-robin stage
    World Universities Debating Championship
    Multimedia University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia