05 June 2020
২২ জ্যৈষ্ঠ ১৪২৭

Engr. Md. Habibur Rahman

Assistant Professor

Position Held:


Graduate Teaching Assistant &

Graduate Research Assistant (M.Eng)

Memorial University, NL, Canada; Supervisor

Assistant Professor, ECE, RUET (on study leave). 

Ex-lecturer, PUST, Pabna & Ex-AE, DESCO, Dhaka.



Cell/Viber/WhatsApp: +1-709-219-5007

IMO: +88-01758096759

Email: habib@ece.ruet.ac.bd, habibruet1@gmail.com, mhrahaman@mun.ca


Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Joined: 01 October, 2016



Educational Background


  • SSC in Science           HSC in Science          B.Sc/M.Sc. in EEE           M.Eng.(Electrical)
  •       (2005)                          (2007)                     (07/12) Supervisor    (Fall 20) Supervisor






Professional Training/



  • Foundation of Project Management Training program by MITACS, Canada. 
  • Professional Skill Development Program (PSDP), Career and development center, MUN, Canada. Duration: one semester.  
  • Entrepreneurship Training Program (ETP) in Business, Faculty of Business Administration, MUN, Canada. Duration: One semester. 
  • Teaching Assistant (TA) Training certificate, Memorial University (MUN), Canada.
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) certificate.
  • Lab/Workplace Safety Certificate (SC-1807), Provided by Memorial University, NL, Canada.


Professional Experiences


Research Grand 


  • Associate Director, Research Project Title: "Design & Implementation of a Low-Cost Protective Relay System for Laboratory Experiment," Duration: FY: 2017-2018, Grand Amount: BDT 11,12,000.00 from University Grand Commission of Bangladesh through RUET


Research Software Skill 


  • MATLAB, EMTDC/PSCAD, Texas Instrument C2000, CCS V7, TRNSYS, ANSYS, SAM, TRNFLOW, BEopt., REopt., CanMETRO, CAN-QUEST, EnergyPlus, Homer Grid/Pro, HOT2000, POLYSUN, MINSUN, Photovoltaic software (PVsyst), RETScreen, AUTO DESK REVIT, GEOTSOL, SHW, DSP Board, Arduino, Intel Galileo, PIC microcontroller and so on.  

Professional Memberships




Research Publications



  • Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq IqbalLoad analysis of RUET, ECE building and design of a rooftop PV system to meet all its energy needs", The 28th IEEE Annual Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC-2019), Canada. 
  • Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq Iqbal, “Comparison of Solar PV and Solar Thermal System for Domestic Water and Space Heating in a Residential House”, Energies, MDPI Journal, (Revision).

  • Habibur Rahman, Rabbani Rasha, Dr. Tariq Iqbal, "Design and Analysis of a Solar Water Heating System for a Detached House in Newfoundland," The 32nd Annual IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (IEEE CCECE, 2019), Alberta, Canada. 
  • Rabbani Rasha, Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq Iqbal, "Sizing, Modeling and Analysis of a Solar Sessional Energy Storage System for Space Heating in Newfoundland", 27th CSME-CFDSD International Congress 2019, Ontario, Canada. The Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME) and the CFD Society of Canada (CFDSC). Paper, Page: 93.  
  • Habibur RahmanDr. MRI Sheikh, Rezwan Shawon "Multi-pulse over-modulation AC-DC power converter design for medium voltage," European Journal of Engineering and Technology, UK, vol. 6, no. 3, 2018. (paper) 
  • Habibur RahmanDr. MRI Sheikh, "Design a phase-shifted multi-pulse AC-DC power converter," 3rd IEEE Asia Pacific conference on convergence in Technology (IEEE I2CT 2018), Mumbai, India. (Paper)
  • Asaduz-ZamanHabibur Rahman, "Optimum Economic Scheduling Strategy of Islanded Multi-Microgrid", Journal of World's Electrical Engineering and Technology, Turkey, vol.7, no.1, p.01-08, 2018. (paper) 
  • Asaduz-Zaman, Habibur Rahaman et al., "A Method for Distributed Generator Dispatch Strategy in Distribution Network," Journal of Electrical Engineering, USA vol.6 p. 261-270, 2018. (paper)     
  • Asaduz-ZamanHabibur Rahman, "Coordinated Operation of Interconnected Microgrid and Energy Storage System," Int. Journal of Electrical & Computer Engineering (IJECE), Indonesia, Vol. 8, No. 6, 2018. (Scopus Q2 ranked) (paper).
  • Habibur RahmanDr. MRI Sheikh“, Stability Improvement of Simultaneous AC-DC Power Transmission System” 2nd Int. Conf. on Electrical, Computer & Telecommunication Engineering(ICECTE-2016), 08-10 Dec-2016, PID-35, RUET, Bangladesh (Paper).  
  • Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh, Harun, “ Stability Improvement of Power System By Using SVC With PI And PD Controller, “David Publishing Academy-Journal of Computer Technology & Application, USA, no. 2, P.111-118, 2013. (Journal Link) View (paper)
  • Habibur Rahman Dr. Fayzur Rahman, Harun” On-Line Voltage Level Improvement of Power System By Using Static VAR Compensator And  PSS,” Int. J. of System & Simulation’, vol. 6 no. 2, P.37-42, 2012. Full volume

          Google Scholar Citations

Project Supervision 


  •   The students were working in my group. Click to see my supervision history. 


Research Interest

  • Renewable Energy (Solar/Wind-based Hybrid System), Net Zero Energy House, Solar Thermal Energy Storage System Design and Control, Power System Stability, FACTS Devices, Optimum  Control, Power Converters & Inverters, Harmonic Analysis. 

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