M. Zahangir Kabir, PhD, PEng (PEO)
1455 de Maisonneuve West, S-EV16.183
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M8, CANADA
Phone: (514) 848 2424, Ext. 5688, Fax: (514) 848 2802
PhD Admission: Dr. M. Z. Kabir is looking for a PhD student who has keen interest in Electronic Materials and Devices. The student must have excellent analytical and mathematical skills. Interested student may contact him.
· Editorial Board Member: Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (Springer).
· Subject editor: FACETS (a multidisciplinary open access Canadian Science Publishing journal, NRC).
Ph. D. (Electronic materials and devices), University of Saskatchewan, Canada (2005)
M. Sc. (Electronic devices), Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh
B. Sc. (Electrical and Electronic Engineering), BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Professor (June 2018-present), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Associate Professor (tenured, June 2011-May 2018), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Assistant Professor (July 2006-May 2011), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (NSERC, October 2005 - June 2006), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada.
PhD student (September 2000 – September 2005), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada.
Lecturer-B (September 1999 - August 2000), Department of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Research Assistant (February 1998 – July 1999), Department of Electrical and information Engineering, Yamagata University, Yonezawa, Japan.
Assistant Professor (tenured, October 1996 - January 1998), Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Lecturer (June 1994 – October 1996), Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
ELEC 311 (Electronics I), Winter 2018-19
ELEC 312 (Electronics II)
ELEC 321 (Introduction to semiconductor materials and devices)
ELEC 421/6221 (Solid state devices), Fall 2017-18
ELEC 422/6231 (Design of integrated circuit components)
ELEC 425/6261 (Optical Devices for High Speed Communications), Fall 2015-16
ELEC 6281 (Principles of Solid State Nano Devices), winter 2018-19
ELEC 691R (Radiation detectors for medical imaging), Fall 2018
ENCS 6931 (Industrial Stage and Training), Summer 2018
Theory, physics-based modeling, simulation, and characterization of electronic materials and devices
Carrier transport in novel semiconductor materials and devices
X-ray detectors, Photodetectors, and Photovoltaic Devices
Amorphous Selenium Avalanche Detectors
Organic Perovskites for X-ray Detectors
High-field carrier transport in amorphous materials
Mr. Salman Moazzem Arnab
Ms. Nour Hijazi
Mr. Mithun Roy
Mr. Milad Zoghi
Former Graduate students
Dr. Shaikh Asif Mahmood, Ph.D., 2012
Dr. Farzin Manouchehri, MASc, PhD, 2014 (co-supervised with Dr. P. Valizadeh)
Mr. Wen Yuan Shen, MASc, 2010
Mr. Md. Wasiur Rahman, MASc, 2010
Mr. Mazharul Huq Chowdhury, MASc, 2010
Mr. Md. Shahnawaz Anjan, MASc, 2011
Mr. Abdul Mannan, MASc, 2011
Mr. Mohammad Salehizadeh, MASc, 2011 (co-supervised with Dr. A. Aghdam)
Mr. Khalid Sakib, MASc, 2013 (Co-supervised with Dr. S. Williamson)
Mr. Salman Moazzem Arnab, MASc, 2013
Mr. Safayat-Al Imam, MASc, 2013
Ms. Sinchita Siddiquee, MASc, 2015
Mr. Md Mesbahus Saleheen, MASc, 2016
Mr. Dhilippan M. Panneerselvam, MASc, 2017
Awards, distinctions and honors
· Senior Member of IEEE.
· The sole-supervised undergraduate student project, “Low cost biomedical signal transceiver”, received 2nd best Capstone project award (April 2008).
· Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) postdoctoral fellowship award 2005
· University of Saskatchewan Graduate Scholarship, Saskatoon, Canada (September 2000- August 2003)
· Merit Scholarship, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh (1990-1993)
· Chancellor Award for outstanding performance in Secondary School Certificate Examination by the President of Bangladesh (July 1987)