Dr. Md. Jahangir Hossain

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering (University of British Columbia, Canada)
  • M.A.Sc., Electrical and Computer Engineering (University of Victoria, Canada)
  • B.Sc., Electrical and Electronic Engineering (ranked first, Bangladesh University of Engg. and Technol., Bangladesh)

General Background

Dr. Hossain has held research fellow appointments at Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Canada, Institute for Telecommunications research (ITR), Australia and McGill University, Canada.  He has also gained  practical experiences towards developing contemporary wireless communication systems through  his industrial appointments. In particular, he has worked at Intel Inc., USA as a research intern and at Redline Communications, Canada as a senior systems engineer. His research has focused on developing bandwidth and energy efficient technologies for wireless systems, which lead to longer battery life and the ability to support high data rate applications for devices such as laptops, smart phones, and tablets.

Teaching Interests

  • Communications systems
  • Signal processing
  • Wireless communications
  • Analysis and design of communication networks
  • Random variables
  • Stochastic processes

Course Taught at UBC

  • ENGR 465: Wireless Communications (2012 Term II, 2014  Term II, 2015 Term II)
  • ENGR 565: Wireless Communications (2012 Term II, 2014 Term II, 2015 Term II)
  • ENGR 461: Digital Communications (2011 Term II, 2012 Term I, 2013 Term I, 2014 Term I, 2015 Term II)
  • ENGR 362: Digital Signal Processing I (2011 Term I, 2012 Term I, 2013 Term I)
  • APSC 177:  Engineering Computation/Instrumentation (2014 Term I)

Research Interests

  • Cooperative communication systems  
  • Cognitive radio systems
  • Hierarchical and multidimensional modulations
  • Bit-interleaved-coded modulation

Journal Publications

  1.  A. Alorainy and Md. J. Hossain, “Cross-layer performance of downlink  dynamic cell selection with random packet scheduling and partial CQI feedback in wireless networks with cell sleeping,” accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, May 2017.
  2. H. Tabbassum, E. Hossain, and Md. J. Hossain, “Modeling and analysis of uplink non-orthogonal multiple access (NOMA) in large-scale cellular networks using  poisson cluster processes,” accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Communications,  Apr. 2017.
  3. Y. Dong, X. Ge, Md. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and V. Leung, “Proportional fairness based beamforming and signal splitting for MISO-SWIPT systems,” IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 21, No. 17, pp. 1135-1138, May 23, 2017.
  4. M. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, "Cooperative beamforming for cognitive-radio-based broadcasting systems in presence of asynchronous interference," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 2311-2323, Mar. 2017.
  5. Z. Haijun, Y. Dong, J. Cheng, Md. J. Hossain, and V. Leung, “Fronthauling for 5G LTE-U ultra dense cloud small cell networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications, vol. 23, pp. 48-53, Dec. 2016.
  6. S. Tharranetharan and Md. J. Hossain, "Data rate fairness cooperative beamforming techniques for cognitive radio systems in the presence of asynchronous interferences,"  IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 64, No. 10, pp. 4083-4096, Oct. 2016.
  7. M. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, "Distributed beamforming and autonomous participation decision making in cooperative CR systems in presence of asynchronous interference," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 15, No. 7, pp. 5016-5029, Jul. 2016.
  8. E. Bedeer and Md. J. Hossain, "Performance of low-complexity uniform power loading OFDM systems with reduced feedback over Rayleigh fading channels," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 15, No. 6, pp. 3783-3795, Jun. 2016.
  9. Md. Z. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and V. Leung, “Subcarrier intensity modulated optical wireless communications: a survey from communication theory perspective. In: ZTE Communications, vol. 14, No. 2, Apr. 2016, 2-12. (Invited Paper)
  10. Md. Z. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and V. Leung, “Effective capacity of coherent POLMUX OWC impaired by atmospheric turbulence and pointing errors,” J. Lightwave Technol. 34, 5007-5022 (2016).
  11.  Y. Dong, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, "Performance of wireless powered amplify and forward relaying over Nakagami-m fading channels with nonlinear energy harvester," IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 672-675, Apr. 2016.
  12. Y. Dong, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, "Joint power control and time switching for SWIPT systems with heterogeneous QoS requirements," IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 20, No. 2,  pp. 328-331, Feb. 2016.
  13. M. Bedeer, A. Alorainy, Md. J. Hossain, O. Amin, and M.-S. Alouini, “Fairness-aware energy-efficient resource allocation for AF cooperative OFDMA networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Vol. 33, No. 12, pp. 2478-2493, Dec. 2015. 
  14. A. Alorainy and Md. J. Hossain, “Cross-layer performance of channel scheduling mechanisms in  small  cell   networks with non-line-of-sight   wireless backhaul links,’’ IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 14, No. 9, pp. 4907-4922, Sep. 2015.
  15. H. Tabbassum, E. Hossain, Md. J. Hossain, and D.-I. Kim, “On the spectral efficiency of multiuser scheduling in RF-powered uplink cellular networks,’’ IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 14, pp. 3586-3600, Jul. 2015.
  16. M. T. Malik, Md. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and M.-S. Alouini, “Performance of BICM-based SIM OWC over Gamma-Gamma turbulence channels,’’ IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, pp. 731-734, May 2015.
  17. S. M. Tanzil, Md. J. Hossain and M. M. Rashid, “Rate allocation mechanisms for multi-class service transmission over dynamic spectrum access-based networks,“ IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, 6876-6890, Dec. 2014.
  18. M. T. Malik, Md. J. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini, “Analysis and design of generalized BICM-T transceivers,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, pp. 3223-3236, Sep. 2014.
  19. H. Mohammadnavazi and Md. J. Hossain, “A novel symbol mapping method for BICM-ID systems for higher order signal constellations,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, pp. 1323-1326, Aug. 2014.
  20.  H. Tabbassum, U. Siddique, E. Hossain, and Md. J. Hossain, “Downlink performance of cellular systems with base station sleeping, user association, and scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, pp. 5752-5767, Jul. 2014.  
  21. A. R. Sidduque, J. Kamruzzaman, and Md. J. Hossain, “An analytical approach for voice capacity estimation over Wi-Fi network using ITU-T E model,” IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 16, pp. 360-372, Feb. 2014.
  22. M. Hassan and Md. J. Hossain, “Cooperative beamforming for cognitive radio systems with asynchronous interference to primary user,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 12, pp. 5468-55479, Nov. 2013.
  23. M. Z. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Ergodic capacity comparison of optical wireless communications using adaptive transmissions,” Optics Express, vol. 21, pp. 20346-20362, Aug. 2013.
  24. M. Z. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Performance of non-adaptive and adaptive subcarrier intensity modulations in gamma-gamma turbulence,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 61, pp. 2946-2957, Jul. 2013.
  25. G. Bansal, Md. J. Hossain, V. K. Bhargava, and T. Le-Ngoc, “Subcarrier and power allocation for OFDMA-based cognitive radio systems with joint overlay and underlay spectrum access mechanism,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 62, pp. 1111-1122, Mar. 2013.
  26. Md. J. Hossain, A. Alvarado, and L. Szczecinski, “Towards fully optimal BICM transceiver design,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, pp. 3027-3039, Nov. 2011.
  27.  G. Bansal, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Adaptive power loading for OFDM-based cognitive radio systems with statistical interference constraint,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 10, pp. 2786-2791, Sep. 2011.
  28. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Queuing delay and buffer distribution of two-user opportunistic scheduling schemes in wireless networks,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 58, pp. 2077-2087, Jul. 2010.
  29. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Two-user opportunistic scheduling using hierarchical modulations in wireless networks with heterogeneous average link gains,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 58, pp. 880-889, Mar. 2010.
  30. M. M. Rashid, Md. J. Hossain, E. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Opportunistic spectrum scheduling for multiuser cognitive radio: a queuing analysis,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, pp. 5259 - 5269, Oct. 2009.
  31. M. Khabbazian, Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Exact method for error probability calculation of three-dimensional signal modulations,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 57, pp. 922-925, Apr. 2009.
  32. G. Bansal, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Optimal and suboptimal power allocation schemes for OFDM-based cognitive radio systems,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, pp. 4719-4718, Nov. 2008.
  33. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Rate adaptive hierarchical modulation-assisted two-user opportunistic scheduling,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 6, pp. 2076-2085, Jun. 2007.
  34. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Multiple best user opportunistic scheduling using power-controlled hierarchical constellation,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 6, pp. 1581-1586, May 2007.
  35. Md. J. Hossain, P. K. Vitthaladevuni, M.-S. Alouini,V. K. Bhargava, and A. J. Goldsmith, “Adaptive hierarchical modulation for simultaneous voice and multi-class data transmission over fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 55, pp. 1181-1194, Jul. 2006.
  36. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Hierarchical constellation for multi-resolution data transmission over block fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, pp. 849-855, Apr. 2006.
  37. Md. K. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and Md. A. Haque, “Mutichannel autoregressive spectral estimation from noisy observations,” Signal Processing, Elsevier Science, vol. 33, pp. 603-610, Apr. 2003.

Conference Publications

  1. Y. Dong, M. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and V. C. M. Leung, “Joint RRH selection and beamforming in distributed antenna systems with energy harvesting,” to appear in Proc. of IEEE International Conf. on Networking and Commun. (ICNC’17), Silicon Valley, CA, USA, pp. 1-6, Jan. 2017.
  2. Y. Dong, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Joint power control and subchannel allocation for D2D communication underlying cellular networks: a coalitional game perspective,” in Proc. of Gamenet’16, Jun. 2016, Kelowna, BC, Canada.
  3. M. Ghorbel, E. Bedeer, Md J. Hossain, C. Howlett, B. Berscheid, J. Cheng, “A Clustering-Based Approach for Low-Complexity Adaptive Profile Selection in DOCSIS 3.1,” in Proc. of the 28th Biennial Symposium on Communications (BSC 2016), Jun. 2016.
  4. A. Alorainy, Md. J. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini, “Multi-flow carrier aggregation in heterogeneous networks: cross-layer performance analysis,” in Proceedings of IEEE Global Telecommunications Workshops, Washington, DC, USA, December 2016.
  5. H. Ghazzai, M. Ghorbel, A. Kadri, and Md. J. Hossain, “Energy efficient 3D positioning of micro unmanned aerial vehicles for underlay cognitive radio systems,” accepted to be presented IEEE International Conf. on Commun., Paris, May 2017, Paris, France.
  6. M. Ghorbel and Md. J. Hossain, “Energy efficient hybrid-powered communication systems using joint adaptive power allocation and energy exchange,” accepted to be presented in IEEE 15th International Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2017, Paris, France.
  7. Md. Z. Hassan, V. C. Leung, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “QoS-aware and energy-aware adaptive power allocations for coherent optical optical wireless communications,” accepted to be presented in IEEE International conference on Communications (ICC'16), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  8. H. Tabassum, Md. Ali, E. Hossain, Md. J. Hossain, and D.-I. Kim, “Uplink Vs. Downlink NOMA in cellular networks: challenges and research directions,” to be presented in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. (VTC2017-Spring) NOMA Workshop, Jun. 2017, Sydney, Australia. (Invited paper).
  9. Md. Z. Hassan, V. C. Leung, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, "QoS-aware joint power allocations and relay selection for NLOS coherent optical wireless communications," accepted to be presented in IEEE International conference on communications (ICC'16), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.   
  10. M. Beeder and Md. J. Hossain, “Short Paper: Performance analysis of low-complexity uniform power loading with reduced-overhead OFDM systems over Rayleigh fading channels,” in Proc. of IEEE Vehicular Technology conference (VTC’15 Fall), Boston, MA, USA, Sep. 2015 (Invited paper).
  11. I. Ahmed, Md. J. Hossain, and I. Ahmed, “Resource allocation for decode-and-forward relayed system with interference aided energy harvesting,” in Proc. of workshop on Next Generation Green ICT and 5G Networking (GreeNets) 2015 in conjunction with IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband (ICUWB), Montreal, Canada, Oct. 2015 (invited paper).
  12. S. Tharranetharran and Md. J. Hossain, “Cooperative transmission for CR systems with multiple primary and secondary receivers in presence of asynchronous interference,” accepted in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’15), Jul. 2015.
  13. A. Alorainy and Md. J. Hossain, “Downlink dynamic cell selection in wireless networks with cell sleeping: cross layer performance analysis”, accepted in IEEE Global Telecommunications (Globecom’15), Jul. 2015.
  14.  Md. Z. Hassan, V. Leung, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Effective capacity performance of coherent POLMUX OWC with power adaptation,” accepted in IEEE Global Telecommunications (Globecom’15), Jul. 2015.
  15. Y. Dong, H. Zhang, Md. J. Hossain, J. Cheng, and V. Leung, “Energy efficient resource allocation for OFDMA full duplex distributed antenna systems with energy recycling,” accepted in IEEE Global Telecommunications (Globecom’15), Jul. 2015.
  16. M. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Distributed beamforming and autonomous participation decision making in cooperative CR systems,” accepted to be presented in IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’15), London, UK, Jun. 2015. 
  17. M. T. Malik, Md. J. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini, “BICM-based cooperative communication systems with relay selection: constellation and multiplexer design,” in Proc. of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Sep. 2014.
  18. S. Tharranetharan and Md. J. Hossain, “A hierarchical modulation and network coding-assisted BICM for asymmetric two way relay channels,’’ in Proc. of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Sep. 2014.
  19. M. Hassan and Md. J. Hossain, “Cooperative beamforming in CR systems with asynchronous interferences to multiple primary users,’’ in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14), Istanbul, Turkey, Jun. 2014.
  20. K. Ahuja, M. Hassan, and Md. J. Hossain, “To participate or not in spectrum auctions with entry fee: Bayesian game theoretic approach,” in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14), Istanbul, Turkey, Jun. 2014.
  21. M. T. Malik, Md. J. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini, “Performance of BICM-T transceivers over Gaussian mixture noise channels,”  in Proc. of Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14), Istanbul, Turkey, Jun. 2014.
  22. A. Alorainy, S. M. Tanzil, and Md. J. Hossain “Cross-Layer performance of channel scheduling mechanisms in small-cell networks,” in Proc. of  Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14), Istanbul, Turkey, Jun. 2014.
  23. Md. Z. Hassan, Md J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Exact BER analysis of subcarrier QAM and PSK intensity modulations in strong turbulence,” in Proc. of International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications, Optical and Grid Networking Symposium, Honolulu, HI, USA, Jul. 2013.
  24. S. M. Tanzil, Md. J. Hossain, and M. M. Rashid, “Rate allocation mechanisms for multi-class service transmission over cognitive radio networks,” in Proc. of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, (GLOBEOM’13), Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 2013.
  25. M. T. Malik, Md. J. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini, “Generalized BICM-T transceivers: constellation and multiplexer design,” in Proc of IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC’13), London, UK, Sep. 2013.
  26. M. Hassan and Md. J. Hossain, “Cooperative beamforming for cognitive radio systems with asynchronous interference to primary user,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’13), Budapest, Hungary, Jun. 2103.
  27. S. M. Tanzil and Md J. Hossain, “Cross-layer performance analysis for cognitive radio network with a random transmission protocol in presence of sensing errors,”  in Proc. of  8th International Conference on Cognitive Radio  Oriented Wireless Networks (CROWNCOM’13), Washington DC, USA, Jul. 2013.
  28. M. Z. Hassan, Md. J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Performance of non-adaptive and adaptive subcarrier intensity modulations in gamma-gamma turbulence,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’13), Budapest, Hungary, Jun. 2103.
  29. M. Z. Hassan, Md J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Ergodic capacity of coherent optical wireless communications in Gamma-Gamma turbulence,” in Proc. of the 22nd Wireless and Optical Communication Conference (WOCC’13), Chongqing, China, May 2013.
  30. M. Z. Hasan, Md J. Hossain, and J. Cheng, “Performance of MIMO adaptive subcarrier QAM intensity modulation in Gamma-Gamma turbulence,” in Proc. of 13th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT’13), Toronto, ON, Canada, Jun. 2013.
  31. Md. J. Hossain, A. Alvarado, and L. Szczecinski, “Constellation and interleaver design for BICM,” in  Proc. of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM’11), Houston, TX, USA, Dec. 2011.
  32. Md. J. Hossain, A. Alvarado, and L. Szczecinski, “BICM transmission using non-uniform QAM constellations: performance analysis and design,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conf. on Communications (ICC’10), Capetown, South Africa, May 2010.
  33. K.-S. Hwang, Md. J. Hossain, Y.-C. Ko, and M.-S. Alouini, “Channel allocation and rate adaptation for relayed transmission over correlated fading channel,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PMIRC’09), Tokyo, Japan, Sep. 2009.
  34. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Two-user opportunistic scheduling using hierarchical modulations in wireless networks with heterogeneous average link gains,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’08), Beijing, China, May 2008.
  35. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Queuing delay and buffer distribution of two-user opportunistic scheduling schemes in wireless networks,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’08), Beijing, China, May 2008.
  36. M. M. Rashid, Md. J. Hossain, E. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Opportunistic spectrum access in cognitive radio networks: a queueing analytic model and admission controller design,” in Proc. of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’06), San Francisco, CA, USA, Nov. 2007.
  37. G. Bansal, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Power and bit loading algorithms for OFDM- based cognitive radio systems,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’07), Glasgow, UK, Jun. 2007.
  38. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Higher layer performance study of power- controlled hierarchical constellation based two best user scheduling,” in Proc. of  the IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom’06), San Francisco, CA, USA, Nov. 2006.
  39.  Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Real-time multi-resolution data transmission over correlated fading channels using hierarchical constellations,” in Proc. of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’04 Fall), Melbourne, Australia, May 2006.
  40. D. V. Djonin, Md. J. Hossain, and V. K. Bhargava, “Multi-carrier rate allocation for correlated fading channels with and without delay constraints,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Next Generation Wireless Communication Systems (ICNEWS’06), Dhaka, Bangladesh, Jan. 2006.
  41. Md. J. Hossain, D. V. Djonin, and V. K. Bhargava, “Delay limited optimal and suboptimal power and bit loading algorithms for OFDM systems over correlated fading channel,” in Proc. of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’05), St. Louis, MO, USA, Nov. 2005.
  42. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Rate adaptive hierarchical modulation- assisted two-best user opportunistic scheduling,” in Proc. of the IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom’05), St. Louis, MO, USA, Nov. 2005.
  43. Md. J. Hossain, D. V. Djonin and V. K. Bhargava, “Delay limited bit loading algorithms for OFDM systems over correlated fading channel,” in Proc. of IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit, Dresden, Germany, Jun. 2005.
  44. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Multiple best user opportunistic scheduling using power-controlled hierarchical constellations,” in Proc. of the IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit, Dresden, Germany, Jun. 2005.
  45. Md. J. Hossain, M.-S. Alouini, and V. K. Bhargava, “Hierarchical constellations for multi-resolution data transmission over block fading channels,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference in Communications (ICC’04), Paris, France, Jun. 2004.
  46. Md. J. Hossain, P. K. Vitthaladevuni, M.-S. Alouini, V. K. Bhargava, and A. J. Goldsmith, “Adaptive hierarchical modulation for simultaneous voice and multi-class data transmission over fading channels,” in Proc. of the IEEE IV Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC’03), Rome, Italy, Jun. 2003.

 

 Post-Doctoral Fellows and Graduate Students
    • Dr. M. Ben-Ghorbel, Post-doctoral fellow (04/2016-)
    • Dr. H. Mahasneh, Post-doctoral fellow (06/2016-) 
    • Dr. S. Rahman, Post-doctoral fellow (10/2015-03/2015)
    • Dr. E. Bedeer, Post-doctoral fellow (09/2014-08/2015)
    • A. Alorainy, Ph.D. (09/2012-)
    • H. Mohammadnavazi, Ph.D.  (01/2015-)
    • Md. Z. Hassan, Ph.D. (09/2014-)
    • M. Hassan, Ph.D. (09/2011-08/2015)
    • Y. Dong, Ph.D. (09/2016-)
    • S. Abedin, M.A.Sc. (09/2016-)
    • I. Ahmed, M.A.Sc. (09/2015-)
    • Y. Dong, M.A.Sc. (01/2015-05/2016)
    • M. Malik, M.A.Sc. (01/2012-07/2013)
    • S. Tanzil, M.A.Sc. (01/2012-09/2013)
    • S. Tharrantharran, M.A.Sc. (01/2013-04/2015)
    • Md. Z. Hassan, M.A.Sc. (09/2012-09/2013)

     

Professional Activities

 Board Membership

  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2009-2014)

Technical Program Committee Membership

  • Member, Technical Program Committee, Green and Sustainable 5G Wireless Networks Workshop (GRASNET) to be held in conjunction with IEEE WCNC 2015.Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’15).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’15).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’15-Fall).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference  (WCNC’14).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference On Communications (ICC’14).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’12).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’12). 
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’11).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’10).
  • Member, Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’11).
Major Awards
  • Natural Science and Engineering Research Council Post-doctoral Fellowship, Canada
  • University graduate Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Li Tze Fong Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Hui Memorial Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • University of Victoria Fellowship, University of Victoria, Canada
  • Petch Research Award, University of Victoria, Canada

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Jahangir Hossain

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Title: WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS WITH ENERGY HARVESTING NODES

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