Assistant Professor, Machine Learning
PhD in Computer Science and Engineering, 2019, University of Notre Dame
MS in Computer Science, 2014, University of Memphis
BS in Computer Science and Engineering, 2009, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
NSF Smart and Connected Health (SCH) Aspiring Principal Investigator Award, 2020
Nominated for the Eli J. Helen Shaheen Award from the CSE Dept, College of Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2020 (this is the most prestigious award, annually given to three outstanding graduating students, one from each of the three colleges consisting of many departments)
Outstanding Research Assistant Award, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2018 (awarded to a top student annually)
Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award, Graduate School and Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Notre Dame, 2018 (awarded to top 3 teaching scholars annually)
Best Paper Nomination, IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI), Chicago, Illinois, October 2016
First Place Winner, Poster Presentation, CS Research Day, University of Memphis, Spring 2014
Dean’s Award, BUET (awarded annually to students with GPA above 3.75 in
2 consecutive semesters, received 4 times), March 2004 to March 2009
Merit Scholarship, BUET (awarded to top 10 students, received 8 times), March 2004 to March 2009
I am an assistant professor in the Department of Computer and Information Technology at Purdue University. I received my Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame with Prof. Christian Poellabauer. I completed my M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Memphis and B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology.
I am leading interdisciplinary collaborative research teams consisting of researchers from a range of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, medical sciences, laryngology, otolaryngology, speech-language pathology, communication sciences and disorders, health sciences, behavioral sciences, statistics, mathematics, and electrical engineering; from the top academic and industrial research institutions in the US and Europe, including IBM Research.