Education

Doctoral Candidate at Marquette University, USA

JAN 2015 - PRESENT

Advisor: Professor Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed
CGPA: 4.00 (Out of 4.00)
Thesis: BEst (Biomarker Estimation): Health Bio-marker Prediction Noninvasively, Ubiquitously and Frequently
Expected Completion Date: Spring 2019

Master Degree in Computer Sciences at University of Trento, Italy

SEP 2007 - OCT 2009

Advisor: Dr. Paolo Bouquet (Unitn) and Dr. Luciano Serafini (FBK), Italy
Thesis: Integrating Ontological Representation of Process in Collaborative Environment

B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering at Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET), Bangladesh

JUN 1999 - SEP 2003

Thesis: Swarm Intelligence: Modification and application of ACS algorithm
Advisor: Professor MMA Hashem, Department of Computer Science and Engineering(CSE), KUET

Journal Publications

17. SMART HEALTH 2017

Hasan, Md Kamrul, Munirul Haque, Nazmus Sakib, Richard Love, and Sheikh I. Ahamed. "Smartphone-based Human Hemoglobin Level Measurement Analyzing Pixel Intensity of a Fingertip Video on Different Color Spaces." Smart Health (2017).

16. INFORMATION PROCESSING 2016

Hasan, Md Kamrul, Golam Mushih Tanimul Ahsan, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Rechard Love, and Reza Salim. "Pain Level Detection From Facial Image Captured by Smartphone." Journal of Information Processing 24, no. 4 (2016): 598-608.

15. JIT 2012

Hasan, Md Kamrul, AHM Amimul Ahsan, and M. Mostafizur Rahman. "IEEE 802.11 b Packet Analysis to Improve Network Performance." JU Journal of Information Technology (JIT) 1 (2012): 27-28.

Conference Publications

14. AMIA 2018

Md Kamrul Hasan, Md Munirul Haque, Riddhiman Adib, Jannatul F. Tumpa, Richard R. Love, Young L. Kim, Sheikh I Ahamed. "SmartHeLP: Smartphone-based Hemoglobin Level Prediction Using an Artificial Neural Network." In AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings, Accepted in American Medical Informatics Association, 2018.

13. IEEE UEMCON 2017

Hasan, Md Kamrul, Nazmus Sakib, Richard R. Love, and Sheikh I. Ahamed. "Analyzing the existing noninvasive hemoglobin measurement techniques." In Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), 2017 IEEE 8th Annual, pp. 442-448. IEEE, 2017.

12. IEEE UEMCON 2017

Hasan, Md Kamrul, Nazmus Sakib, Richard R. Love, and Sheikh I. Ahamed. "RGB pixel analysis of fingertip video image captured from sickle cell patient with low and high level of hemoglobin." In Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), 2017 IEEE 8th Annual, pp. 499-505. IEEE, 2017.

11. IEEE COMPSAC 2017

Hasan, Md Kamrul, Nazmus Sakib, Joshua Field, Richard R. Love, and Sheikh I. Ahamed. "A Novel Technique of Noninvasive Hemoglobin Level Measurement Using HSV Value of Fingertip Image." In 2017 IEEE 41st Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), pp. 221-229. IEEE, 2017.

10. IEEE COMPSAC 2017

Ahsan, Golam MT, Md O. Gani, Md K. Hasan, Sheikh I. Ahamed, William Chu, Mohammad Adibuzzaman, and Joshua Field. "A Novel Real-Time Non-invasive Hemoglobin Level Detection Using Video Images from Smartphone Camera." In Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 2017 IEEE 41st Annual, vol. 1, pp. 967-972. IEEE, 2017.

9. IEEE GLBC 2017

Hasan, M. K., Sakib, N., Field, J., Love, R. R., & Ahamed, S. I. (2017). Bild (Big Image n Less Dimension): A Novel Technique for Image Feature Selection to Apply Partial Least Square Algorithm. In Biomedical Conference (GLBC), 2017 IEEE Great Lakes (pp. 1-1). IEEE.

8. IEEE GLBC 2017

Hasan, M. K., Sakib, N., Field, J., Love, R. R., & Ahamed, S. I. (2017). A Novel Process to Extract Important Information From Invisible Video Captured by Smartphone. In Biomedical Conference (GLBC), 2017 IEEE Great Lakes, (pp. 1-1). IEEE.

7. ICOST 2016

Kawsar, F., Hasan, M. K., Roushan, T., Ahamed, S. I., Chu, W. C., & Love, R. (2016). Activity Detection Using Time Delay Embedding in Multi-modal Sensor System. In International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics (pp. 489-499). Springer, Cham.

6. RESNA 2015

Johnson, N, Saxena,P, Williams, D, Bangole, O.C., Hasan, K, Ahamed, S.I., Smith, R.O., & Tomashek, D. (2015). Smartphone-based light and sound intensity calculation application for accessibility measurement. Platform session at the RESNA 38th International Conference on Technology and Disability.

5. RESNA 2015

Williams, D, Johnson, N, Bangole, O.C., Hasan, K, Tomashek, D, Ahamed, S.I. & Smith, R.O. (2015). Access Tools: Developing a Usable Smartphone-Based Tool for Determining Building Accessibility. Platform session at the RESNA 38th International Conference on Technology and Disability.

4. IEEE COMPSAC 2015

Kawsar, F., Hasan, M. K., Love, R., & Ahamed, S. I. (2015). A novel activity detection system using plantar pressure sensors and smartphone. In Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 2015 IEEE 39th Annual (Vol. 1, pp. 44-49). IEEE.

3. IEEE EICT 2014

Hasan, M. K., Khan, J. I., Ahmed, R., Hossain, M. M. A., & Nur-Us-Shams, M. (2014). Road structure analysis using GPS information. In Electrical Information and Communication Technology (EICT), 2013 International Conference on (pp. 1-6). IEEE.

2. IEEE ICIEV 2012

Hasan, M. K., Ahsan, A. A., & Hossain, M. J. (2012). IEEE 802.11 b ad hoc network: Performance analysis is a primary issue. In Informatics, Electronics & Vision (ICIEV), 2012 International Conference on (pp. 469-475). IEEE. Technical Report

1. TECH REPORT 2009

Ghidini, C., Hasan, M. K., Rospocher, M., & Serafini, L. (2009). A proposal of merging axioms between bpmn and dolce ontologies. Technical report, FBK-irst, 2009. https://dkm. fbk. eu/index. php/BPMN Related Resources.

Poster Publications

14. BHI 2018

Md Kamrul Hasan, Richard Love, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed. NICE HELP: Non-Invasive Computational Evolution (NICE) for Hemoglobin Level Prediction (HELP). Poster is presented at the IEEE Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI) 2018; 2018 March 4-7; Las Vegas, Nevada.

13. BHI 2018

Md Kamrul Hasan, Anmol Paudel, Richard Love, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed. ProPar HELP: Programming in Parallel (ProPar) for Hemoglobin Level Prediction (HELP). Poster is presented at the IEEE Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI) 2018; 2018 March 4-7; Las Vegas, Nevada.

12. Forward Thinking 2017

Md Kamrul Hasan, Jordan Trinka, Michelle A. Visbal Onufrak, Md Munirul Haque, Young L. Kim, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed. Develop a Conversion Matrix Using Hyperspectral and RGB Data for Noninvasive Hemoglobin Level Measurement. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2017 Nov 28; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

11. GLBC 2017

Md Kamrul Hasan, Nazmus Sakib, Joshua Field, Richard R. Love and Sheikh I. Ahamed: BILD (Big Image in Less Dimension): A Novel Technique for Image Feature Selection to Apply Partial Least Squared Algorithm, 2017 IEEE Great Lakes Biomedical Conference (GLBC); 2017 April 06 - 07; Milwaukee, WI

10. GLBC 2017

Md Kamrul Hasan, Nazmus Sakib, Joshua Field, Richard R. Love and Sheikh I. Ahamed: A Novel Process To Extract Important Information From Invisible Video Captured by Smartphone, 2017 IEEE Great Lakes Biomedical Conference (GLBC); 2017 April 06 - 07; Milwaukee, WI

9. Forward Thinking 2016

Md Kamrul Hasan, Richard Love, MD, Sheikh Iqbal Ahmed. Globally Food and Nutrition Level Detection Using Smartphone Camera Image. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2016 Nov 29; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

8. Forward Thinking 2016

Md Kamrul Hasan, Richard Love, MD, Sheikh Iqbal Ahmed: Novel Data Collection Technique Using Smartphone Camera for Image and Spectrum Analysis. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2016 Nov 29; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

7. COMPSAC 2016

Md. Kamrul Hasan, GM Tanimul Ahsan, Amit Kumar Saha, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Richard Love : Noninvasive Hemoglobin Level Measurement Using Spectroscopy. Poster presented at the 40th IEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computers, Software & Applications (COMPSAC); 2016 June 10-14; Atlanta, GA.

6. HotMobile 2016

Md Kamrul Hasan, GM Tanimul Ahsan and Amit Kumar Saha and U. Olivia Kim and Mir A. Basir and Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed. Mobile Based Learning Architecture for Expectant Parents of Premature Babies. Poster presented at The 17th International Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile); 2016 23-24 Feb; St. Augustine, FL.

5. Forward Thinking 2015

Golam Mushih Tanimul Ahsan, Md. Kamrul Hasan. Noninvasive way hemoglobin level measurement using smartphone. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2015 Dec 1; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

4. Forward Thinking 2015

Md. Kamrul Hasan , Golam Mushih Tanimul Ahsan. Personalized Mobile Based Learning Tool for Pregnant Women Regarding Premature Baby. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2015 Dec 1; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

3. Forward Thinking 2015

Mohammad Adibuzzaman, Golam Golam Mushih Tanimul Ahsan, Md. Kamrul Hasan. Pain Level Measurement Using Facial Images. Poster presented at Forward Thinking Poster Session and Colloquy; 2015 Dec 1; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

2. Computational Sciences Symposium 2015

Drew Wiliams, Nadiyah Johnson, Ola Clair Bangole, Md Kamrul Hasan, Dennis Tomashek, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Roger O. Smith. Towards a Usable Smartphone-Based To Determine Building Access Levels. Poster presnted at Computational Sciences Symposium; 2015 April 21, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

1. Computational Sciences Symposium 2015

Golam Mushih Tanimul Ahsan, Md. Kamrul Hasan, Duc Do, Mohammad Adibuzzaman. Analysis of Mini Video images from Cellphone camera for Hemoglobin Level Assessment. Poster presented at Computational Sciences Symposium; 2015 April 21; Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI.

Honors & Awards

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

Marquette University Arthur J. Schmitt Leadership Fellow, to express the commitment to education, and to develop the responsible leadership.

SUMMER 2018

Computational Sciences Summer Research Fellowship, MSCS Department, Marquette University

MAR 2018

Graduate Student Research Travel Awards by Marquette University to present posters at the IEEE Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI) 2018 and the IEEE Conference on Body Sensor Networks (BSN) 4-7 March 2018, Treasure Island, Las Vegas, NV

NOV 2017

Marquette University Registration Support to attend the 2017 HHS SBIR/STTR Conference, Milwaukee, WI

NOV 2017

Marquette University Travel Support to attend the Conference in Columbia University, NY

SUMMER 2017

Computational Sciences Summer Research Fellowship, MSCS Department, Marquette University

JUL 2017

NSF Funded Travel Award, To join the Mason Modeling Days 2017 at the Key Bridge Marriott hotel in Rosslyn, VA

JUN 2017

Graduate Student Research Travel Awards by Marquette University to attend the Conference in Yale University, New Haven, CT

JUN 2017

Intel Funded Travel Grant to join the PETSc User Meeting, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, Colorado

MAY 2017

Travel Award from University of Southern California (USC) to join the Conference on Nonconvex Statistical Learning 2017 at the USC

FEB 2017

Travel Award by Bangladesh-Sweden Trust fund, Bangladesh

JUN 2016

Travel Support by Iowa State University to join the Midwest Big Data Summer School, Ames, Iowa

JUN 2016

Travel Award by COMPSAC to present a poster at the 40th IEEE COMPSAC Conference, Atlanta, GA

FEB 2016

Graduate Student Research Travel Awards by Marquette University to present a poster in HotMobile 2016, St. Augustine, Florida

SEP 2014

Japanese Government Monbukagakusho (MEXT) Scholar, as Research Student at Kyushu University, Japan

SEP 2007

Scholarship for Higher Education, by Opera Universitaria di Trento, Italy

2000 - 2003

Merit Award Scholarship, for the excellent academic result at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology

Work Experience

Arthur J. Schmitt Leadership Fellow@Marquette University

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

Responsibilities: Working on Bio-marker Estimation (BEst) project under the supervision of Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed at the Ubicomp Lab of Marquette University, and with the additional collaboration at Biomedical Engineering Department of Purdue University, Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering of Purdue University, and Blood Center of Wisconsin at Medical College of Wisconsin. My research focuses on the development of non-invasive mHealth Bio-markers using deep learning and machine learning approaches for biomedical data, with a focus on medical image analysis.

Research Assistant@MSCS Department, Marquette University

Fall 2016 - Spring 2018

Responsibilities: Investigate the human hemoglobin level measurement via fingertip video captured by a smartphone, study the hyperspectral responses of the lower eyelid image for hemoglobin level identification noninvasively, develop a conversion matrix for RGB image to generate hyperspectral information, build a machine learning algorithm using medical data analysis and regression techniques.

Teaching Assistant@MSCS Department, Marquette University

Spring 2015 - Spring 2016

Responsibilities: Served as a COSC 1010 and COSC 1020 lab instructor where about sixty students in total were actively participated to learn Introduction to Computer Programming and Object-Oriented Software Design in Java, taught three hours quiz session (twice in a week) where about twenty-five undergraduate students attended per quiz section of Calculus-II and Calculus-III (MATH 1451, and MATH 2450), maintained the office hours and graded the quiz, midterm and final examination with the course instructor.

Faculty Member, Computer and Communication Engineering Department @Patuakhali Science & Technology University (PSTU) Bangladesh

Feb. 2006 - Dec. 2014

Responsibilities: Acted as the Department Chair (2009 - 2011 and 2013 - 2014), taught in Software Engineering, Data Structures and Algorithm, Web Programming, Programming in C/C++ and Object Oriented Programming in Java, supervised the undergraduate students’ research, coached ACM Programming Contestants of PSTU Branch, guided the students in different extracurricular activities: workshop, programming contest, study tour, software showcase, and IT carnival.

Asst. Programmer@Pubali Bank Limited (Information Technology Division) Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dec. 2005 - Jan. 2006

Responsibilities: Designed and developed online banking software using Oracle developer and Oracle database, supported the bank management staff with software troubleshooting for secure transaction

Software Developer@Microcel Limited, Bangladesh and India (Kolkata and Mumbai)

Dec. 2003 - Nov. 2005

Responsibilities: Developed biometric fingerprint and payroll application using Microsoft Visual Basic, Microsoft SQL Server, and Crystal Reports, mentored junior software engineer in India, and helped the human resource (HR) division to select IT professionals.

Extracurricular Activities

Professional Services

IEEE COMPSAC 2018 (Proceedings Co-chairs)

The IEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computers, Software & Applications Tokyo, Japan - July 23-27 2018

IEEE COMPSAC 2017 (Program Committee Member)

1st IEEE International COMPSAC Workshop on Embedded Internet of Things (eIoT 2017)

ACM SAC 2017 (Program Committee Member)

The 32nd ACM Symposium on Applied Computing April 3-6, 2017, Marrakesh, Morocco

IEEE COMPSAC 2016 (Web Chair)

The 40th IEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computers, Software & Applications Atlanta, Georgia, USA - June 10-14, 2016

COMPSAC 2015 (Web and MyReview Chair)

The 39th Annual International Computers, Software & Applications Conference Taichung, Taiwan - July 1-5, 2015

Coach, Programming Contest Team

Supervised the undergraduate programming contestants of Computer Sceicne and Engineering Faculty, Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU), Bangladesh

Supervisor, Digital Innovation Fair Team

Runners-up in the Digital Innovation Fair 2010 which was organized by Barisal Division Commissioner’s Office and Access to Information Programme under the prime minister’s office

Mentor, Student Team for SUST CSE Carnival 2011

Awarded in the CSE Carnival 2011 at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST), Bangladesh

External Examiner

Visited Pabna Science and Technology University as an external examiner

Social Services

Mentoring the Ubicomp Lab students

Mentoring new graduate students of the Ubicomp Lab, Marquette University.

Ankur Undergraduate Scholarship, Jan 2013

Organized Ankur Undergraduate Scholarship for the students of Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU) which helps financially challenged talented students at PSTU, Bangladesh.

Technical talk to the non-technical people, June-July 2013

Presented seminar in multiple districts organized by the Bangladesh Hi-tech Park Authority to establish, manage and operate technology business parks throughout the country. The seminars were organized under the initiatives to set up hi-tech parks/software technology parks in all divisions and districts for the development of IT/IT Enabled Services (ITES) sector in Bangladesh.

Boot Camp on Mobile Application Development, 2014

Gave a talk in the Boot Camp of the National Mobile Application Development Awareness & Capacity Building Program, organized by the ICT Division, Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad (BdMO) program 2014

Participate in the Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad (BdMO) program 2014 at the Governemnt Girls School, Patuakhali, Bangladesh.

Professional Development (Workshop/Training)

CTC Business & Commercialization micro-grant, June 2018

organized by the Center for Technology Commercialization who provided up to $4500 for business validation activities (equivalent to the CTC Business & Commercialization micro-grant Stage 1 efforts). Efforts are customized with CTC after the main SBIR Ready programming and will only be granted to teams prepping for an SBIR submission.

Midwest ML Symposium (MMLS), June 2018

organized by the UChicago. The MMLS aims to convene regional machine learning researchers for stimulating discussions and debates, to foster cross-institutional collaboration, and to showcase the collective talent of machine learning researchers at all career stages.

SBIR Ready program, May 2018

organized by the Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) that supports Wisconsin Innovators and technology-based firms from Feasibility to Funding, provide hands-on coaching and counseling in: Feasibility analysis using Lean Startup, Federal funding through SBIR/STTR grants and contracts, and Business and commercialization planning.

Catalyst Leadership Program, April 2018

It is a one-day dynamic and innovative program is designed for students interested in exploring the best approaches to leadership based on their unique talents and interests. This program is offered by the Marquette University Graduate School with generous support from the Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation (Monday, April 23, 2018).

The 2018 Annual Meeting: The Journey from Machine Learning to Deep Learning, April 2018

organized by the Office of Statistical Consulting and Training (OSCT), Marquette University, April 13, 2018.

Mason Modeling Days, June 2017

organized by the Department of Mathematical Sciences of George Mason University. It was a 4-day Mason Modeling Days workshop (June 28-July 1, 2017) at Key Bridge Marriott hotel in Rosslyn, VA. The aim of the workshop was to get together groups of undergraduate, graduate students and faculty from different universities around the country to work on real-life applied mathematics problems arising in other disciplines. Participants were engaged in intensive brainstorming sessions and present their findings in a form of a written report and an oral presentation during the last day of the workshop.

Modern Advances in Computational and Applied Mathematics, June 2017

organized by the Yale University (June 9-10, 2017). This was a two-day workshop which featured ten speakers that celebrated the far-reaching impact in applied mathematics of the work of both Charlie Epstein and Leslie Greengard. The topics included fast algorithms, PDEs and integral equations, medical imaging, numerical analysis, population genetics, and data analysis. (https://cims.nyu.edu/~oneil/egfest2017/).

PETSc USER MEETING June 2017

organized by the University of Colorado Boulder, College of Engineering and Applied Science, Boulder, Colorado June 14-16, 2017. PETSc, the Portable, Extensible Toolkit for Scientific Computing, is one of the world’s most widely used software libraries for high-performance computational science. The workshop provided themes on the Algorithms: Presentations on advanced algorithms that use PETSc, Applications: Presentations on large-scale application codes that use PETSc. High-performance numerical software library design, Future directions, including new hardware architectures (http://www.mcs.anl.gov/petsc/meetings/2017/index.html).

Conference on Nonconvex Statistical Learning, May 2017

The Conference on Nonconvex Statistical Learning was held at the University of Southern California May 26-27, 2017. The goal of the conference was to pull together “researchers at all levels, from established to junior, and from cross disciplines that include computational and applied mathematics, optimization, statistics, computer science, and engineering to report on the state of the art of the conference subject, to exchange ideas for its further development, and to foster collaborations among the participants with the goal of advancing the science of the field of tistical learning and promoting the interfaces of the involved disciplines.”

Short course, November 2010.

Participated in the short course on "Next Generation Internet Technologies and Mobile Applications" offered by CIT Department of Islamic University of Technology (IUT) held from 06-10 November 2010.

Short course on Embedded System, 2013.

Attended the short course on Embedded System Design & Development and micro-controller based design & development (Phase-1&2) organized by the Institute of Information and Communication Technology (IICT), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET).