Muhammad E. H. Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Qatar University
Short Biography: Muhammad E. H. Chowdhury (Senior Member, IEEE) received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees with record marks from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Nottingham, U.K., in 2014. He worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow and a Hermes Fellow at the Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre, University of Nottingham. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Qatar University. Before joining Qatar University, he worked in several universities in Bangladesh. He has two patents and published around 85 peer-reviewed journal articles, conference papers, and four book chapters. His current research interests include biomedical instrumentation, signal processing, wearable sensors, medical image analysis, machine learning, embedded system design, and simultaneous EEG/fMRI. He is currently running several NPRP and UREP grants from QNRF and internal grants from Qatar University along with academic and government projects. He has been involved in EPSRC, ISIF, and EPSRC-ACC grants along with different national and international projects. He has worked as a Consultant for the projects entitled Driver Distraction Management Using Sensor Data Cloud (2013–14, Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF) Asia). He is an Active Member of British Radiology, the Institute of Physics, ISMRM, and HBM. He received the ISIF Asia Community Choice Award 2013 for a project entitled Design and Development of Precision Agriculture Information System for Bangladesh. He has recently won the COVID-19 Dataset Award and National AI Competition awards for his contribution to the fight against COVID-19. He is serving as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access and a Topic Editor and Review Editor for Frontiers in Neuroscience.