Ghulam Muhammad, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Engineering

College of Computer and Information Sciences (CCIS)

King Saud University, P.O. Box: 51178, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  

 


 Education:                                                                        

 

Ph.D.

March 2006

Electronics and Information Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan;

Thesis Title: A study on auditory based feature extraction and HMM/SM based classification for robust automatic speech recognition.

M.S.

March 2003

Knowledge-based Information Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan;

Thesis Title: Normalization of acoustic quality of the monophones in an utterance.

B.S.

July   1997

Computer Science and Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh;

  


Experience:

 

Assistant                         August 2007 ~ present

Professor                        Department of Computer Engineering,  

                                       College of Computer and Information Sciences,

King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

 

JSPS Post Doctoral           April 2007 ~ August 2007

Research Fellow               Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan.

                                           

 Researcher                       April 2006 ~ March 2007

                                          Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan.

Collaboration with Toshiba Co. Japan.

 

Lecturer                             February 1998 ~ March 2006.

                                          Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST),

                                          Dhaka, Bangladesh

                                          Responsibilities: 

                                                 (a) Teaching undergraduate courses on

         Programming language

        Algorithms and data structures

        Digital electronics and pulse techniques 

        Computer mathematics

        Operating systems 

        Databases

    (b) Designing course curriculum of the Dept. of   Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), AUST.

 

Lecturer                            July 1999 ~ November 1999.

(part-time)                         Comilla University, Bangladesh.

 

 Lecturer                           September 1998 ~ April 2000.

(part-time)                         Bangladesh Open University, Bangladesh

 


Other Professional Experience: 

 

IT Consultant                     August 2004 ~ March 2006

part-time                       ST Brain, Toyohashi, Japan.

 Responsibilities:

Designing webs and training IT courses.

 

Tutor                                 October 2005 ~ March 2006

part-time                       Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan.

Responsibilities:

Guiding foreign students and helping them in research.


Research Interest: 

 

·          Human-Computer Interaction.

·          Robust Automatic Speech Recognition using auditory models.

·          Multi-Modal Interaction.

·          Simulation and modeling.

·         Software engineering.

·          Algorithms.


Skills:                                                                         

 

                Systems:

             Windows95-2000/NT, Linux, and Unix.

                Programming Languages:

                          C, C++, FORTRAN, Pascal, Prolog, Assembly, Matlab. 

                Other Computer Languages:

             LaTex, HTML, and Java Script.

                Tools:

             HTK, Julius (both are HMM-based tools for speech recognition).

 


Awards:                                                                        

  •             JSPS Post Doctoral Research Fellowship from the ministry of education, culture, sports, science and technology (MONBUKAGAKUSHO), Japan for my outstanding research (acceptance rate: 21%) from April 2007. The monthly maintenance allowance is 382,000 J Yen (approx. US$3500).

  •             Scholarship awarded by MONBUKAGAKUSHO throughout MS and PhD courses, October 2000-March 2006. (\185,500 Japanese Yen per month.)

  •             Dean Award for the first year of the undergraduate study.

  •            Board Talent pool scholarship throughout the whole undergraduate study (for being among the first eight from approx. 0.1 million students in 12th grade).

  •            Grants for attending international conferences (Eurospeech’03, Interspeech’04, Interspeech’06) from The 21st Century COE Program “Intelligent Human Sensing”, from MONBUKAGAKUSHO.

  •             Grants for attending international conferences (ICASSP’06, ICASSP’05) from Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT), Japan.

 


Professional Affiliations:                                                         

  

        International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), Member.

        Acoustic Society of Japan (ASJ), Member.

        IEEE, Member.

        IEICE, Reviewer.

        IASTED, Reviewer.

          


Community Involvement:

 

 Sports Secretary: Ahsanullah Hall, BUET. 1993-1994.

       Student Advisor: Student advisor, AUST. 1998-2000.

       Organizer: 1st and 2nd AUST intra-CSE cricket tournament, AUST. 2000- 2001.

       Organizer: 1st indoor games tournament, AUST. 2000.

       Member:  champion team of 2nd TUT soccer tournament, 2002, Toyohashi, Japan.

       Language Proficiency:

English:          Excellent speaking, listening, writing

Japanese:       Mid-level speaking and listening

Bengali:          Native

Others:           Hindi, Urdu (understanding), Arabic (reading, writing)

                            


Personal Data:                                                                  


Date of birth: September 19, 1973.                 

Nationality: Bangladeshi.                          

Marital Status: Married.                            

Religion: Islam

Address in Bangladesh: 

94/2, Housing Estate, P.O. Rajshahi Cantonment, RajshahiBangladesh,

Phone: 880-721-760697