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Congratulations to Twisha and Maruf for being recognized as Outstanding Ph.D. Students from the EECS department at the University of Missouri!

 

Md Maruf Hossain Shuvo successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation titled "Edge AI and Deep Learning for Precision Decision Support in Diabetes Diagnosis and Management" on April 19, 2024. Congratulations, Shuvo!

We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Shuvo will be joining The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) as a tenure-track assistant professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering starting Fall 2024. He is currently looking for Ph.D. students to join his laboratory at UTEP.

Shuvo with Dr. Islam and AVDL team after his dissertation defense

Our paper "Enhancing Personalization and Mitigating Inter-Patient Variability in Continuous Blood Glucose Prediction Using Multi-Task Deep LSTMs" is accepted for publication and presentation at MeMeA 2024. Congratulations Shuvo!

 

Congratulations to Maruf for winning the Best Poster Award at the 32nd Annual CMOC Symposium 2024, for presenting his research on "Optimizing TCAD Model for Aluminum Nitride (AlN) Schottky Diode: Exploring Forward Diode Characteristics with Different Schottky Metals"!

 

Congratulations to Twisha for being recognized as an Outstanding ECE Ph.D. Student by the College of Engineering, University of Missouri!

 

Twisha Titirsha attended NSF iREDEFINE Workshop

Supported by EECS Mizzou, Ms. Titirsha had the opportunity to attend the two-day iREDEFINE workshop organized by the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association (ECEDHA) at Tucson, Arizona. The workshop included poster sessions, faculty mock interviews, and meeting with department heads while learning about faculty life and types of institutions. Ms. Titirsha is preparing to join academia. 

Twisha Titirsha at 2024 iREDEFINE Workshop

 

Our paper "Optimizing TCAD Model for Aluminum Nitride (AlN) Schottky Diode: Exploring Forward Diode Characteristics with Different Schottky Metals " is accepted for poster presentation at 32nd Annual CMOC Symposium 2024 . Congratulations Md Maruf Hossain !

Our paper "Physics-Based Modeling of Surface Potential and Leakage Current for Vertical $Ga_2O_3$ FinFET" is accepted for publication in the Journal of Applied Physics (Impact Factor: 3.2). Congratulations Twisha!

Twisha and Shuvo presented our research on 'Two-Dimensional Analytical Modeling of Surface Potential of a Double-Gate Vertical Fin-Shaped Ga2O3 Power Transistor' at the 6th U.S. Workshop on Gallium Oxide (GOX 2023), held in Buffalo from August 13-16, 2023.

Twisha and Shuvo presenting at GOX 2023

Our paper "Unraveling the Potential of Heart Rate Variability for Type 1 Diabetes Prediction" accepted for publication and presentation at the 2023 IEEE International Workshop on “Biomedical Applications, Technologies and Sensors” - BATS 2023. Congratulations Shuvo !

 

Twisha presented our research on 'Electrothermal Modeling and Large Signal Analysis of GaN HEMT in Circuit Realization' at The 2023 Lester Eastman Conference on High Performance Devices, held in Chicago from August 7th to 9th.

Twisha presenting at LEC 2023

 

Shuvo presented our research on 'Enhancing Single Photon Detection: An Optimized Electronic Interface for Single-Photon Detection' at The 2023 Lester Eastman Conference on High Performance Devices, held in Chicago from August 7th to 9th.

Shuvo presenting at LEC 2023

The following two papers are accepted for oral presentation in the 2023 Lester Eastman Conference on High-Performance Devices, going to take place on August 7-9, 2023, in Chicago IL, USA. Congratulations AVDL Team!


1. S. A. Pullano, G. Oliva, T. Titirsha, M. M. H. Shuvo, S. K. Islam, A. La Gatta, and A. S. Fiorillo, "Enhancing Single Photon Detection: An Optimized Electronic Interface for Avalanche Diode", and 

2. S. Shamsir, T. Titirsha, M. M. H. Shuvo, J. N. Pae, L. M. Tolbert, and S. K. Islam "Electrothermal Modeling and Large Signal Analysis of GaN HEMT in Circuit Realization"

 

Dr. Syed Kamrul Islam Receives Certificate of Appreciation from Graduating Seniors for Outstanding Professorship

Dr. Syed Kamrul Islam, Principal Investigator at AVDL, was recently honored with a prestigious "Certificate of Appreciation" from the graduating seniors of the College of Engineering. The certificate recognizes Dr. Islam as an outstanding professor, handpicked by students for his unwavering support, unparalleled dedication, and extensive experience.

The graduating seniors at the College of Engineering, acknowledging the profound impact Dr. Islam has had on their academic journey, selected him unanimously for this prestigious recognition. Dr. Islam's commitment to excellence and his unwavering support for his students have been instrumental in shaping their educational experiences and preparing them for successful careers in engineering.

Dr. Syed Kamrul Islam Receives Certificate of Appreciation from Graduating Seniors

Our paper "Modeling of Enhancement Mode HEMT with π-Gate Optimization for High Power Applications" is accepted for publication in the International Journal of High-Speed Electronics and Systems. Congratulations Maruf!

Our paper "Two–Dimensional Analytical Modeling of the Surface Potential of a Double–Gate Vertical Fin–Shaped Ga2O3 Power Transistor" is accepted in the Workshop on Gallium Oxide (GOX 2023) to be held in the University at Buffalo Campus, Buffalo, New York on August 13-16, 2023. Congratulations Twisha!

Our paper "An Optimized Hardware Inference of SABiNN: Shift-Accumulate Binarized Neural Network for Sleep Apnea Detection" is accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (Impact Factor: 5.332). Congratulations Omiya!

 

Congratulations to Shuvo for being recognized as an Outstanding PhD Student by the EECS Department!

 

Omiya Hassan successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation titled "POWER-EFFICIENT MACHINE LEARNING-BASED HARDWARE ARCHITECTURES FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS" on April 27, 2023. She will join Boise State University as an Assistant Professor starting Fall 2023. Congratulations Omiya!

 

Omiya Hassan received NSF iREDEFINE Fellowship

Supported by National Science Foundation (NSF), Ms. Hassan had the opportunity to attend the two-day iREDEFINE workshop as an iREDEFINE Fellow organized by the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association (ECEDHA) at Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, in Hyatt Resort and Spa. The two-day workshop included poster sessions, faculty mock interviews, and meeting with department heads while learning about faculty life and types of institutions. Ms. Hassan is preparing herself to join academia through these resourceful and insightful workshops. 

Omiya Hassan and Dr. Islam at 2023 iREDEFINE Workshop

 

The AVDL team will present two papers (one oral, one poster) at the 31st Connecticut Symposium on Microelectronics & Optoelectronics (CMOC) on March 1, 2023.

 

Congratulations Shuvo for winning the 2023 ECE Outstanding Doctoral Student Award from the College of Engineering!

Our paper "Deep Multitask Learning by Stacked Long Short-Term Memory for Predicting Personalized Blood Glucose Concentration" is accepted for publication in the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (Impact Factor: 7.7). Congratulations Shuvo!

Our paper "Efficient Acceleration of Deep Learning Inference on Resource-Constrained Edge Devices: A Review" is published in the Proceedings of the IEEE (Impact Factor: 20.6). Congratulations Shuvo!

Omiya Hassan participated in the Rising Stars in EECS 2022 Workshop held at the University of Texas at Austin from Oct 26-28, 2022.

A review paper titled "Energy Harvesting in Implantable and Wearable Medical Devices for Enduring Precision Healthcare" is published by MDPI Energies Journal on October 12, 2022.

 

Dr. Islam presented a invited talk on "Data Driven Machine Learning Based Approach for Point-of-Care Health Monitoring Systems" at the 2022 Southeast Symposium on Contemporary Engineering Topics (SSCET) in Arkansas on September 16, 2022.

Dr. Islam presenting at 2022 SSCET

 

Twisha Titirsha presented a invited talk on Neuromorphic Computing at the 2022 Southeast Symposium on Contemporary Engineering Topics (SSCET) in Arkansas on September 16, 2022.

 

Nazmul Amin presented a invited talk on "Threshold Switching Insulator-Metal Transition Materials-Promises and Challenges" at the 2022 Southeast Symposium on Contemporary Engineering Topics (SSCET) in Arkansas on September 16, 2022.

Nazmul Amin presenting at 2022 SSCET

September 14, 2022

 

Dilruba Parvin successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation titled "DESIGN OF LOW-POWER RF ENERGY HARVESTER FOR IOT SENSORS" on September 14, 2022. She joined Texas Instruments as an Analog Design Engineer. Congratulations, Dilruba!

Dr. Islam presented a plenary talk work entitled "Biomedical Sensor Systems for Point-of-Care Health Monitoring Systems" at the fifth annual Quantum and Biomedical Applications Technologies and Sensors (qBATS) workshop in Lugano, Switzerland on June 20, 2022.

Dr. Islam presenting at qBATS workshop 2022

 

Tanmoy Paul presented a paper titled "ECG and SpO2 Signal-Based Real-Time Sleep Apnea Detection Using Feed-Forward Artificial Neural Network" at the AMIA 2022 Annual Symposium in Washington, DC on May 23, 2022.

Tanmoy presenting at AMIA 2022

Dr. Islam presented the following papers at 2022 IEEE Medical Measurements and Applications (MeMeA) conference in Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy, on June 23 and 24, 2022.

 

Omiya Received the Excellence in Research Award 2022 from the Graduate and Professionals Council (GPC) at the University of Missouri for strong commitment to research. Congratulations Omiya!

Omiya Hassan received the Excellence in Research Award 2022

Dilruba's co-authored paper titled "Implantable Aptamer-Graphene Microtransistors for Real-Time Monitoring of Neurochemical Release in Vivo" published at Nano Letters (IF: 11.2). Congratulations Dilruba!

 

Two paper accepted at the 2022 IEEE Medical Measurements and Applications (MeMeA) conference. Congratulations Team!

Dr. Islam and Dilruba attended the 2022 ECEDHA Annual conference and ECExpo.