On Leave

Md. Habibur Rahaman

মোঃ হাবিবুর রহমান

Assistant Professor

  •  Room No:  (On Study leave-Canada)
  •  Phone:   880-17092195007
  •  Email:
  •  Website:

Highlighted Awards:        

1. Bangladesh Prime Minister's Gold Medal award, 2012. 

2. The University Gold Medal award at RUET 3rd Convocation. 

3. Graduate Research Assistant, Memorial University of NL, Canada.

4. 3 MT Thesis competition winner (3rd) at MUN, Canada.

5. "The Fellow of The Graduate Studies" award at MUN. 

5. Ex-Lecturer, PUST, Pabna & Ex-AE, DESCO, Dhaka. 

Field of Research
  •  Control Systems
  •  Renewable Energy Systems
  •  Solar Thermal Energy Storage Systems
  •  Power Systems
  •  Micro-grid
Md. Habibur Rahaman
  •  First Joined: 01st Oct, 2016
  •      Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering



Book / Book Chapter
Journal Articles
Conference Papers
SL Authors Title Publisher Details Publication Year Type
1 K. Staubitzer, H. Rahaman, M. Jamil Maximum Power Point Tracking of a Variable Speed Wind Turbine Electrical Engineering Journal 2020 Journal
2 H.Mahmud, M.H.H.Hasib, H. Rahaman et. al., Wind Speed Forecasting With Artificial Neural Network Back Propagation Method in Cox’s Bazar Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (AJSE) 2020 Journal
3 S. Islam, B. Kumar, P. Das, H. Rahaman Techno-economic Optimization of a Zero Emission Energy System for a Coastal Community at Newfoundland, Canada Energy-Elsevier 2020 Journal
4 U. G. Khadodra, Habibur Rahaman, M. jamil Design of Renewable Energy System for a House in St. John’s, Canada European Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 2020 Journal
5 Habibur, Rubaith, Munem, Hasib et. Al, Bayesian Optimization Based ANN Model for Short Term Wind Speed Forecasting in Newfoundland, Canada 2020 IEEE Electrical and Power Engineering Conference (EPEC), An IEEE PES Conference 2020 Conference
6 Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq Iqbal A Remote Thermostat Control and Temperature Monitoring System of a Single-Family House using openHAB and MQTT European Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 2020 Journal
7 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. 2019 Conference
8 Habibur Rahman, Rabbani Rasha, Dr. Tariq Iqbal Design and Analysis of a Solar Water Heating System for a Detached House in Newfoundland IEEE CCECE, 2019, Alberta, Canada. 2019 Conference
9 Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq Iqbal A Comparison of Solar PV and Solar Thermal System for Domestic Water and Space Heating in a Residential House European Journal of Engineering Research and Science, Belgium 2019 Journal
10 Habibur Rahman, Dr. Tariq Iqbal Load analysis of RUET, ECE building and design of a rooftop PV system to meet all its energy needs IEEE NECEC-2019 Conference, NL, Canada 2019 Conference
11 Asaduz-Zaman, Habibur Rahman Coordinated Operation of Interconnected Microgrid and Energy Storage System Int. Journal of Electrical & Computer Engineering (IJECE), Indonesia 2018 Journal
12 Asaduz-Zaman, Habibur Rahaman et al. A Method for Distributed Generator Dispatch Strategy in Distribution Network Journal of Electrical Engineering, USA 2018 Journal
13 Asaduz-Zaman, Habibur Rahman Optimum Economic Scheduling Strategy of Islanded Multi-Microgrid Journal of World's Electrical Engineering and Technology, Turkey 2018 Journal
14 Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh Design a phase-shifted multi-pulse AC-DC power converter IEEE I2CT Conference, Mumbai, India 2018 Conference
15 Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh, Rezwan Shawon Multi-pulse over-modulation AC-DC power converter design for medium voltage European Journal of Engineering and Technology, UK 2018 Journal
16 Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh A Review of Multi-pulse AC-DC Power Converter IEEE ICEEE 2017 conference, RUET, Bangladesh 2017 Conference
17 Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh Stability Improvement of Simultaneous AC-DC Power Transmission System IEEE ICECTE-2016 Conference, RUET, Bangladesh 2016 Conference
18 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 2013 Journal
19 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 2012 Journal
20 Habibur Rahman, Dr. MRI Sheikh, Harun Or Rashid Power System Stability Improvement by Using FACTS With Controllers Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany. 2012 Journal
  •  "The Fellow of The Graduate Studies" award at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada.
  •  Nominated for "The Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award", 2020 at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  •  "3MT Thesis Competition Award (3rd)" at the Memorial University of NL, Canada among MS/PhD students.
  •  "Graduate Research Assistantship Award", Memorial University, NL, Canada from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
  •  ‘Prime Minister Gold Medal Award 2012" from Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh for standing the first position at ECE faculty, RUET.
  •  ‘University Gold Medal Award 2016’ from Honorable President of Bangladesh for standing the first position at EEE Dept, RUET.
  •  "Best Student Award 2012” from Honorable Vice-Chancellor of RUET
  •  "Best Student Award 2011” from Honorable Vice-Chancellor of RUET
  •  "Best Student Award 2010” from Honorable Vice-Chancellor of RUET.
  •  Graduate Research Assistant Award, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  •  Bangladesh-Sweden Trust Fund Scholarship, 2018
  •  Merit based undergraduate scholarship for four years at RUET (2008-2012)
  •  Bangabandhu memorial trust scholarship, Dhaka (2008-2012)
  •  EXIM bank foundation scholarship, Dhaka (2008-2012).
  •  Human development foundation (HDF) scholarship, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2008-2012)
  •  Rois Uddin Memorial Trust Scholarship-RUET (2008-2010)
  •  American Association of Bangladeshi Engineers & Architects, Inc, NY through RUET (2008-2010).
  •  Online Course Developer, Introduction to MIS, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, 2020.
  •  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.
  •  Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering(EEE), Pabna University of Science and Technology (PUST), 22 Jun, 2013 to 01 April 2014.
  •  Assistant Engineer, Dhaka Electric Supply Co. Ltd (DESCO), under the Ministry of Power Energy and Mineral Resources, Government of Bangladesh, 1st April 2014 to 30th Sept. 2016.
  •  Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering(EEE), Varendra University (VU), 18 May 2013 to 22 Jun 2013.
  •  Lecturer, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering(EEE), University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS), 10 Jan 2013 to 16 May 2013.
  •  Executive member, Finance & Academic committee, Graduate Student Union, Memorial University, Canada.
  •  Executive member, The sustainable society, Memorial University, Canada.
  •  Organizing member and reviewer, IEEE sponsored ICEEE conference, RUET, Bangladesh.
  •  Organizing member and reviewer, IEEE sponsored ICECTE conference, RUET, Bangladesh.
  •  Organizer, Technocracy 2018~2019 (National Technological event), RUET, Bangladesh.
  •  Member, The Institution of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Canada.
  •  Member, The Institution of Engineers Bangladesh (Membership No: M/37788).
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Activity Description
Hardware skill Renewable energy systems, Grid integration, power system simulator, Electrical machine, Power electronics, Advanced powertrain, DSP Board, Arduino, Intel Galileo, PIC microcontroller and so on.  
Teaching Assistant at Memorial University, Canada

1. Power and renewable energy lab

2. Computer programming lab

3. Electrical design project lab

4. Electronic circuit lab

5. Electrical circuit lab 

6. Instrumentation and control systems lab

7. Digital electronics lab

Taught Courses

 Analog, and Digital Electronics, AC/DC Machines, Electronic Circuit-I, II, Switchgear & Protection, Load Flow & Numerical Analysis, Renewable Energy & Energy Conservation, Power System I,II,III, Electrical Circuit-I, II, III, Introduction to Programming,  Advanced Control Systems, Power Electronics, Microprocessor.   

Computer Programming skill C/C++, Python, MATLAB, Simulink interface with hardware, EMTDC/PSCAD, TRANSIS, Maplesoft, COMSOL Code, Multisim, PSpice, HTML, JAVA, MySQL, PHP, Assembly Languages, etc.
Research Software Skill MATLAB/Simulink, EMTDC/PSCAD, dSpace, Thermal control, Texas Instrument C2000, CCS V7, TRNSYS, ANSYS, SAM, TRNFLOW, BEopt., REopt., Homer Grid/Pro, HOT2000, POLYSUN, MINSUN, Photovoltaic software (PVsyst), AUTO DESK REVIT, SHW etc.
Professional Training/ Certificates

1. Foundation of Project management training, The Memorial University, Canada.

2. Professional Skill Development Program, MITACS Academy, Canada

3. Entrepreneurship Training Program in Business Studies, The Memorial University, Canada.

4. Teaching Assistant (TA) Training certificate, Memorial University (MUN), Canada.

5. Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) certificate.

6. Lab/Workplace Safety Certificate (SC-1807), Provided by Memorial University, NL, Canada.