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                               M. Zahangir Kabir, PhD, PEng

                               Associate Professor


                                       Electrical and Computer Engineering,
                               Concordia University
                               1455 de Maisonneuve West, S-EV16.183
                               Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M8, CANADA
                               E-mail: kabir@encs.concordia.ca
                               Phone: (514) 848 2424, Ext. 5688, Fax:  (514) 848 2802









   Research interests

   Graduate students

   Former graduate students

   Awards and honors


     Interesting Links  



PhD Admission: Looking for a PhD student who has background and keen interest in Electronic Materials and Devices. She/he must have excellent analytical and mathematical skills. Contact person: Dr. M. Z. Kabir. 





             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), Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh




          ELEC 311 (Electronics I)

          ELEC 312 (Electronics II)

ELEC 321 (Introduction to semiconductor materials and devices), winter 2014-15

          ELEC 421/6221 (Solid state devices), Fall 2014-15

          ELEC 422/6231 (Design of integrated circuit components)

ELEC 425/6261 (Optical Devices),

               ELEC 6281 (Principles of Nano Devices), winter 2014-15

          ELEC 6961 (Graduate seminar for M. Eng. students), 2014-15



       Research interests


          Theory, modeling, analysis, and characterization of electronic materials and devices

          Carrier transport in novel semiconductor materials and nano scale devices

          X-ray detectors and Photovoltaics

          Amorphous Selenium Avalanche detector

          GaN-based devices



     Graduate students



   Mr. Saleh Esbika

   Ms. Nour Hijazi




Ms. Sinchita Siddiquee

Mr. Md Mesbahus Saleheen



     Former Graduate students

             Dr. Shaikh Asif Mahmood, Ph.D. (completed in 2012)

Dr. Farzin Manouchehri,  MASc, PhD, completed in 2014 (co-supervised with Dr. P. Valizadeh)

Mr. Wen Yuan Shen, MASc (completed in 2010)

Mr. Md. Wasiur Rahman, MASc (completed in 2010)

Mr. Mazharul Huq Chowdhury, MASc (completed in 2010)

Mr. Md. Shahnawaz Anjan, MASc (completed in 2011)

Mr. Abdul Mannan, MASc (completed in 2011)

Mr. Mohammad Salehizadeh, MASc, in 2011 (co-supervised with Dr. A. Aghdam)

Mr. Khalid Sakib, MASc, in 2013 (Co-supervised with Dr. S. Williamson)

             Mr. Salman Moazzem Arnab, MASc (completed in 2013)

             Mr. Safayat-Al Imam, MASc (completed in 2013)




     Awards and honors


·        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)