Pabna University of Science and Technology

Faculty Profile

Md. Abdur Rahim

B.Sc(Hons.) and M.Sc in CSE (RU) 

Assistant Professor (On study leave)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Pabna University of Science and Technology

Pabna, Bangladesh

Contact Information

+8801728548300 (Personal)

+81-7041025292 (Personal)

rahim@pust.ac.bd (Office)

rahim_bds@yahoo.com (Personal)

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Total Publications: 31

Total Publications (31)

19
12

Biography (1)

  • A short biography of Md Abdur Rahim. He received the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science and Engineering at University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh in 2008 and 2009, respectively. Now He is working towards the Ph.D. degree in the Pattern Processing Laboratory, Graduate School of Computer Science and Engineering, The University of Aizu, Fukushima, Japan. He is working (now on study leave) as an assistant professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pabna University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh. Previously, he worked as a Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Uttara University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, and also worked as an assistant programmer in Bangladesh Computer Council. His research interests include human-computer interaction, pattern recognition, computer vision and image processing, human recognition and machine intelligence. He has published several journals and conference publications. He is a reviewer of some SCIE indexed journal. He is active in some social activities. He also served as: a) Secretary, Teacher-Officer Club, PUST. b) Joint-Secretary, Teacher Association, PUST. c) Member, Teacher Association, PUST. d) Assistant Proctor, PUST. e) Member, Campus Network Sub-Project of BdREN, PUST. f) Coordinator, MCSE Evening Program, CSE, PUST.

Education (5)

  • Ph.D. Research Student in Graduate School of Computer Science and Engineering, The University of Aizu, Fukushima, Japan.
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science and Engineering in 2009 with First Class Second Position, GPA conversion: 3.95 (Out of 4.00 Scale) from University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh.
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Computer Science and Engineering in 2008 with First Class Second Position, CGPA conversion: 3.82 (Out of 4.00 Scale) from University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh.
  • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Examination in 2004 with GPA: 4.90 (out of 5.00) from Bhurungamari Degree College, Bhurungamari, Kurigram, Bangladesh.
  • Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Examination in 2002 with GPA: 4.38 (without 4th subject out of 5.00) from Bhurungamari Pilot High School, Bhurungamari, Kurigram, Bangladesh.

Teaching Experience (3)

  • Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Engineering department from 12.11.2014 to till now at Pabna University of Science and Engineering, Rajapur-6600, Pabna, Bangladesh.
  • Lecturer in Computer Science and Engineering department from 12.11.2012 to 11.11.2014 at Pabna University of Science and Technology (PUST), Rajapur-6600, Pabna, Bangladesh.
  • Lecturer in Computer Science and Engineering department from 07.12.2011 to 11.11.2012 at Uttara University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Research Interests (4)

  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Human-computer interaction

Active Research Project (2)

  • Parkinson’s Disease (PD) Diagnosis
  • Hand Gesture-Based Non-Touch Human-computer-interaction (HCI)

Previous Research Project (7)

  • Simulating Oriental Brush Character
  • Human Machine Interaction Based on Hand Gesture Recognition
  • Sleep Disorder Diagnosis
  • Image Stitching with Efficient Brightness Fusion
  • Handwritten Character Recognition
  • Face Recognition using Local Binary Pattern (LBP)
  • Bengali Sign Language Recognition

Awards & Recognition (3)

  • Best Conference Paper Award in 3rd Eurasian Conference on Educational Innovation 2020 (ECEI'2020)
  • Best Conference Paper Award in 2019 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Knowledge Innovation and Invention (ICKII'2019).
  • Best Paper Certificate In Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Applications in Information Technology (ICAIT'2018), ACM

Journal Articles (19)

  • [2020] Md. Abdur Rahim, Jungpil Shin and Keun Soo Yun, "Hand Gesture-based Sign Alphabet Recognition and Sentence Interpretation using a Convolutional Neural Network”, Annals of Emerging Technologies in Computing (AETiC), Print ISSN: 2516-0281, Online ISSN: 2516-029X, pp. 19-26, Vol. 4, No. 4, 1st October 2020, Published by International Association of Educators and Researchers (IAER), DOI: 10.33166/AETiC.2020.04.003, Available: http://aetic.theiaer.org/archive/v4/v4n4/p3.html (It will available on 1st October 2020)
  • [2020] Md Abdur Rahim, Jungpil Shin, “Hand Movement Activity-Based Character Input System on a Virtual Keyboard,” Electronics 2020, 9(5), 774; https://doi.org/10.3390/electronics9050774
  • [2013] Md. Najmul Hossain, Md Abdur Rahim, Iffa Ara, "SIR-Based Power Control Algorithms in CDMA Networks." Global Journal of Computer Science and 3Technology, Vol. 13, Issue. 10, 2013.
  • [2020] Rahim, Md Abdur, Jungpil Shin, and Md Rashedul Islam. "Hand gesture recognition-based non-touch character writing system on a virtual keyboard." Multimedia Tools and Applications: 1-24, SCIE index, Impact factor- 2.10. DOI: 10.1007/s11042-019-08448-6
  • [2020] Jungpil Shin, Md Abdur Rahim, Md Rashedul Islam, and Keun Soo Yun, “A Novel Approach of Cursive Signature Generation for Personal Identity," International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology (IJCAT) [Scopus, ESCI], Vol. 62, No. 4, pp. 384-394, May, 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJCAT.2020.10029607
  • [2019] Rahim MA, Shin J, Islam MR. Gestural flick input-based non-touch interface for character input. The Visual Computer. 2019:1-4. SCIE index, Impact Factor- 1.41. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00371-019-01758-8
  • [2019] Md Abdur Rahim, Md Rashedul Islam, Jungpil Shin, “Non-Touch Sign Word Recognition Based on Dynamic Hand Gesture Using Hybrid Segmentation and CNN Feature Fusion,” Appl. Sci. 2019, 9(18), 3790; https://doi.org/10.3390/app9183790
  • [2019] Shin, J.; Rahim, M.A.; Chang, W.-D. Learning System for Japanese Kanji Calligraphy with Computerized Supervision. Symmetry 2019, 11, 1071. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/sym11091071
  • [2019] Jungpil Shin, Cheol Min Kim, Md Abdur Rahim, “Simulating oriental brush character considered with aerial action of pen tablet,” Multimedia Tools and Applications, pp. 1-19, 2019. SCIE indexed. Impact factor- 2.10. DOI 10.1007/s11042-019-7287-z
  • [2019] Jungpil Shin, Md Rashedul Islam, Md Abdur Rahim, and Hyung-Jin Mun, "Arm movement activity-based user authentication in P2P systems." Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications (Springer) [SCI], Special Issue on P2P Computing for Intelligence of Things (ISSN: 1936-6442), Vol. 13, pp. 635–646; Feb. 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12083-019-00775-7
  • [2014] Pronab Kumar Mondal , Uzzal Kumar Prodhan , Md. Selim Al Mamun , Md. Abdur Rahim , Kazi Kamal Hossain, “Segmentation of White Blood Cells Using Fuzzy C Means Segmentation Algorithm”, IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering (IOSR-JCE), e-ISSN: 2278-0661, p- ISSN: 2278-8727, vol. 16 no. 3, pp. 01-05, 2014
  • 2013: Md. Rashedul Islam, Dr. Md. Babul Islam , Md. Firoz Ahmed , Md. Najmul Hossain , Md. Abdur Rahim, “MEL-LP BASED GENERALIZED CEPSTRAL ANALYSIS FOR NOISY SPEECH RECOGNITION USING HMM”, International Journal of scientific research and management (IJSRM), vol. 1 no. 9, pp. 466-470, 2013 Website: www.ijsrm.in ISSN (e): 2321-3418
  • 2013: Md. Najmul Hossain, Md. Abdur Rahim, Md. Rashedul Islam, Md. Shafiul Azam, “Performance Analysis of Nash and Power Balancing Algorithms for SIR-Based Power Control in CDMA Networks”, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, vol. 4 no. 5, May 2013; ISSN 2229-5518.
  • 2013: Md. Abdur Rahim, Md. Najmul Hossain, Tanzillah Wahid, Md. Shafiul Azam, “Face Recognition using Local Binary Patterns (LBP)”, Golbal Journal of Computer Science and Technology (F), vol. XIII, no. IV, 2013. Online ISSN: 0975-4172 & Print ISSN: 0975-4350.
  • 2014: Iffat Ara, Md. Najmul Hossain, Md. Abdur Rahim,”ECG Signal Analysis Using Wavelet Transform”, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 5, Issue 5, May-2014, ISSN 2229-5518.
  • 2014: Md. Abdur Rahim, Tanzillah Wahid, Md. Khaled Ben Islam, “Visual Recognition of Bengali Sign Languague using Artificial Neural Network”, International Journal of Computer Applications, vol. 94 no. 17, pp. 0975-8887, May 2014
  • 2015: Md. Niaz Imtiaz, Md. Abdur Rahim, “An Improved Energy Efficient Optimized Link-State Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad-hoc Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE Journal), ISSN: 2306‐708X, vol. 4 no. 4, Aug 2015
  • 2015: Md. Khaled Ben Islam, Julia Rahman, Md. Al Mehedi Hasan and Md. Abdur Rahim, “Protein Function Prediction Using Hypergeometric Distance with Background Frequency from Protein-Protein Interaction Network”, International Journal of Computational Bioinformatics and in Silico Modeling, vol. 4 no. 3, pp. 667-672, 2015, Research Article Open Access, ISSN: 2320-0634
  • 2018: Jungpil Shin, Md Abdur Rahim, and Keun Soo Yun, “Panoramic Image Stitching with Efficient Brightness Fusion Using RANSAC Algorithm.” International Journal of Engineering & Technology, vol. 7, no 3.34, pp. 267-272, 2018. doi: 10.14419/ijet.v7i3.34.18981

Conference Proceedings (12)

  • [2020] Md Abdur Rahim, Abu Saleh Musa Miah, Jungpil Shin, "Hand gesture recognition based on optimal segmentation techniques in human-computer interaction," The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Knowledge Innovation and Invention 2020 (IEEE ICKII 2020), August 21-23, 2020, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. [Accepted]
  • [2020] Jungpil Shin, Md Abdur Rahim, Okuyama Yuichi, Yoichi Tomioka, "Deep Learning-based Hand Pose Estimation from 2D Image," The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Knowledge Innovation and Invention 2020 (IEEE ICKII 2020), August 21-23, 2020, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. [Accepted]
  • [2019] Shunsuke Kobayashi, Ryoma Takahashi, Mitsuki Aihara, Md Abdur Rahim, Md Rashedul Islam, Jungpil Shin, Kazuaki Kanai, Yoshikazu Ugawa, "Pathophysiology of Micrographia in Parkinson's Disease", 60th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Neurology, Pe-051-1, May 22-25, 2019, Osaka, Japan. [POSTER]
  • [2020] Jungpil Shin, Md Abdur Rahim, "Handedness Detection Based on Drawing Patterns using Machine Learning Techniques," The Thirteenth International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions (ACHI2020), pp. 68-71, March 2020.
  • [2020] Md Abdur Rahim; Md Rashedul Islam; Ui-Pil Chong; Jungpil Shin, "Hand movement activity-based approach for virtual keyboard input," 3rd Eurasian Conference on Educational Innovation 2020 (ECEI 2020), February 5-7, 2020, Ha Long Bay/ Hanoi, Vietnam. [Best Conference Paper Award]
  • [2019] Md Abdur Rahim, Jungpil Shin, Md Rashedul Islam, "Dynamic Hand Gesture based Sign Word Recognition using Convolutional Neural Network with Feature Fusion," In 2019 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Knowledge Innovation and Invention (ICKII), pp. 221-224, July, 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/ICKII46306.2019.9042600 (Best Conference Paper Award)
  • 2019: Islam, Md Rashedul, Md Abdur Rahim, Md Rajibul Islam, and Jungpil Shin. "Genetic Algorithm Based Optimal Feature Selection Extracted by Time-Frequency Analysis for Enhanced Sleep Disorder Diagnosis Using EEG Signal." In Proceedings of SAI Intelligent Systems Conference, pp. 881-894. Springer, Cham, 2019.
  • 2018: Md Abdur Rahim, Jungpil Shin, Keun Soo Yun, “Integrated Recognition of Handwritten and Printed Character using Machine Learning Algorithm”, The 5th International Conference on Small & Medium Business (ICSMB 2018), W15-200, Jan. 17-19, 2018, Manila, Philippines.
  • 2018: Jungpil Shin, Md Abdur Rahim, Keun Soo Yun, “Continuous Motion Detection using Histogram of Oriented Gradients”, The 5th International Conference on Small & Medium Business (ICSMB 2018), W15-199, Jan. 17-19, 2018, Manila, Philippines.
  • 2018: Md Rashedul Islam, Md Abdur Rahim, Hafeza Akter, Raihan Kabir and Jungpil Shin. “Optimal IMF Selection of EMD for Sleep Disorder Diagnosis using EEG Signals,” In Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Applications in Information Technology, pp. 96-101, ACM, Nov. 2018 (Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan, November 1-3, 2018). [Best Paper Awarded] doi: 10.1145/3274856.3274876
  • 2018: Md Abdur Rahim, Jungpil Shin, and Md Rashedul Islam. "Human-Machine Interaction based on Hand Gesture Recognition using Skeleton Information of Kinect Sensor," In Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Applications in Information Technology, pp. 75-79, ACM, Nov. 2018. doi.10.1145/3274856.3274872
  • 2019: Md Abdur Rahim, Hyung-Jin Mun, Jungpil Shin, “Content-Based Image Retrieval (CBIR) Using Gabor Wavelet, Color Moments and Shape Features,” International Research Conference on Innovation, Technology, and Sustainability, pp. 701-702, January 24-25, 2019, Century Park Hotel, Manila, Philippines.

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