Employee Details



Name: Maj Md. Mahbubar Rahman, PhD, Engrs
Appointment: Associate Professor
Department: Department of Science and Humanities
E-mail: md.mahbubar@gmail.com
Address (Office): Department of Science and Humanities,

Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST),

Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh

 

Academic Qualification

Doctor of Engineering (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering)

School of Engineering,

Osaka University, Japan

Masters of Engineering (Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering)

School of Engineering,

Osaka University, Japan

Masters of Philosophy (MPhil)

Dept. of Mathematics & Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh

Masters in Mathematics

Dept. of Mathematics

Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Bangladesh

Bachelor of Mathematics

Dept. of Mathematics

Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Bangladesh

 

Teaching Interests

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering , Engineering Mathematics, Basic Mathematics, Statistics in Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Analysis, Research Methodology.

 

Teaching Experience

1. Associate Professor,

Dept. of Sc. & Hum,

Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST)

Mirpur Cantonment, Bangladesh.

July 2015-Till  date

2. Senior Lecturer,

Program of Maritime Technology

School of Ocean Engineering,

University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT),

21030 Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia.

Dec 2013 to Jul 2015

3. Teaching Assistant (TA),

Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean

Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Japan.

May 2010 to Sept 2011

4. Lecturer & Assistant Professor (Math),

Department of Natural Science,

Stamford University

Bangladesh.

March 2004 to Aug 2008

5. Lecturer (Math),

Collage & University of Development Alternative,

Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Sept 2001 to March 2004

 

 

Research Areas

1. Underwater Robotics
2. Biomimetics
3. Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
4. Motion Simulation of Underwater Robot
5. Undulating fin propulsion system
6. Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
7. Engineering Mathematics

 

List of Publications (Journal and Conference Papers)

 [1] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, W.B. Wan Nik and Yasuyuki Toda, Review on the Development of a Squid-like Biomimetic Underwater Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins. Journal Teknologi, Vol 74, No. 9, Pp 129-136. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11113/jt.v74.4816

Web: http://www.jurnalteknologi.utm.my/index.php/jurnalteknologi/article/view/4816

[2] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Kunihiko Mochida,  Norihiro Jufuku,  Yasuyuki Toda, Development of Undulating Fin Propulsion System of a Squid-Like Biomimetic Underwater Robot by using Scotch-Yoke Mechanism, Journal of Aero Aqua Bio-mechanisms. (on review)
[3] W.B. Wan Nik, F. Zulkifli, S.S. Lam , M.M. Rahman,  A.A. Yusof,  M.M. Rahman, Experimental Stadies of the Rheological and Hydarulic Performance of Palm based Hydraulic Fluid, Journal Teknologi, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 7-13 (2014). eISSN 2180-3722

Web: http://www.jurnalteknologi.utm.my/index.php/jurnalteknologi/article/view/2686/2149

[4] Md. Mahbubar Rahman , Sinpei Sugimori, Hiroshi Miki, Risa Yamamoto, Yugo Sanada and Yasuyuki Toda, Braking Performance of the Undulating Fin Propulsion System of a Biomimetic Squid-Like Underwater Robot, Journal of Bionic Engineering (Published by the Elsevier, Electronic version by The Science Direct, Impact Factor 1.144), Vol. 10, No.3 pp. 265-273, (2013).

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(13)60222-X

[5] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Hiroshi Miki, Shinpei Sugimori, Yugo Sanada and Yasuyuki Toda, Development of a Real Time Simulator Based on the Analysis of 6-Degrees of Freedom Motion of a Biomimetic Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, Journal of Aero Aqua Bio-mechanisms. Vol. 3, No. 1, pp 71-78, (2013).

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5226/jabmech.3.71

[6] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Yasuyuki Toda, Hiroshi Miki, Computational Study on A Squid-Like Underwater Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins. Journal of Bionic Engineering, (Published by the Elsevier, Electronic version by The Science Direct, Impact Factor 1.144), Vol. 8, pp. 25-31, (2011).

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6529(11)60003-6

[7] M. M. Karim, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Alim, Performance of SST k-ω Turbulence Model for Computation of Viscous Drag of Axisymmetric Underwater Bodies, International Journal of Engineering (Iran based int. journal), Vol. 24-2- Transactions B: application, July 2011, pp. 139-146, (2011).

Web: http://www.ije.ir/abstract/%7BVolume:24-Transactions:B-Number:2%7D/

[8] Md. M. Alam, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Alim, Viscous Dissipation Effects on Natural Convection Flow Along a Sphere, Journal of Math & Mathematical Science, Vol. 24, (2009).
[9] M. M. Karim, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Alim, Computation of Turbulent Viscous Flow around Submarine Hull using Unstructured Grid, Journal of Ship Technology (India based int. journal), ISSN: 0973-1423, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 38-52, (2009).

Web: http://jstindia.org/journal.html?j=vol-5-no-1-january2009

[10] M. M. Karim, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Alim, Computation of Axi-symmetric Turbulent Viscous Flow around Sphere, Journal of Scientific Research, ISSN: 2070-0237(Print); ISSN 2070-0245 (Online). Vol.1, No. 2, pp 209-219, (2009).       DOI: 10.3329/jsr.v1i2.1286

Web: http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/JSR/article/view/1286/2130

[11] M. M. Karim, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Alim, Effectiveness of Two-Equation Eddy-Viscosity Turbulence Models for Calculation of Flow over Underwater Bodies of Revolution, Southeast University Journal of science and Engineering, Vol. 2, No.2, (2008).
[12] Md. Mashud Karim, Md. Mahbubar Rahman and Md. Abdul Alim, Numerical Computation of Viscous Drag for Axisymmetric Under Water Vehicles, Jurnal Mekanikal (Malaysia based int. journal),  ISSN: 0127-3396. No. 26, pp 9-21, (2008).

Web: http://www.fkm.utm.my/~mekanika/Issue%2026/Numerical(mmkarim-jilid26).pdf

[13] M. A. Alim, M. M. Rahman and M. M. Karim, Separation Points of Magnetohydrodynamic Laminar Boundary Layer Flow Along a Vertical Plate with Exponentially Decreasing Free Stream Velocity, Journal of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (Bangladesh based int. journal), ISSN: 1813-8535 (Print), ISSN 2070-8998 (Online), Vol. 5, No. 1, pp 11-18, (2008).

Web: http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/JNAME/article/view/1868/1859

[14] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Md. Mashud Karim & Md. Abdul Alim, Numerical Investigation of Unsteady Flow Past a Circular Cylinder Using 2-D Finite Volume Method, Journal of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (Bangladesh based int. journal), ISSN: 1813-8535 (Print), ISSN 2070-8998 (Online), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 27-42, (2007).

Web: http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/JNAME/article/view/914/980

[15] M. A. Alim M. M. Rahman and Md. M. Alam, Separation Points of Laminar Boundary Layer Flow Along a Vertical Plate with Exponentially Decreasing Free Stream Velocity, Journal of Math. & Mathematical Science, Vol. 22, pp 101-111, (2007).
Conference/ Symposium/Poster
[16] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, CFD Computation on a Flat Fish like Underwater Robot, The 19th International Mathematics Conference-2015 , Dhaka, Bangladesh (2015).
[17] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, W. B. Wan Nik, Y. Toda, History of Development of a Biomimetic Squid-Like Underwater Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, The 5th International Conference on Underwater System Technology: Theory and Applications 2014 (USYS’14), Melaka, Malaysia (2014).
[18] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Kunihiko Mochida,  Norihiro Jufuku,  Yasuyuki Toda, Development of Undulating Fin Propulsion System of a Squid-Like Biomimetic Underwater Robot by using Scotch-Yoke Mechanism, Proceeding of the 6th International Symposium of Aero Aqua Bio-mechanism (ISAMBEC2014), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA., (2014).
[19] M. S. Noor Idora, M. M. Rahman, W. B. Wan Nik, Effect of Zinc Coating Thickness on Corrosion Performances of Mild Steel in Atmospheric and Seawater Environment, Proceedings of the World Virtual Conference on Advanced Research in Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Malaysia, (2014)
[20] Md. Mahbubar Rahman , Adi Maimun Bin Abdul Malik , Mohammad Mobasser and Yasuyuki Toda, Computation of the Flow Field of an Environmentally Friendly Squid-like Underwater Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, The International Marine Safety & Environment Conference (IMSE2013), 12-13 November 2013, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bharu, Malaysia.
[21] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Sinpei Sugimori, Hiroshi Miki, Risa Yamamoto, Yogo Sanada and Yasuyuki Toda, Study on the Braking Performance of a Biomimetic Squid-Like Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, The 6th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Marine Hydrodymics (APHydro), September 3-5, (2012), UTM, Johor, Malaysia. (Awarded as the Best Paper Presenter)

Web: http://www.fkm.utm.my/APHydro2012/index.php

[22] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Hiroshi Miki, Shinpei Sugimori, Yugo Sanada and Yasuyuki Toda, Development of a Real Time Simulator Based on the Analysis of 6-Degrees of Freedom Motion of a Biomimetic Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, The Fifth International Symposium on Aero Aqua Bio-Mechanisms (ISABMEC), August 25-28, 2012, Taipei, Taiwan. (Achieved the Student Award)

Web: http://www.abmech.org/isabmec2012/

[23] Md. Mahbubar Rahman , Hiroshi Miki, Risa Yamamoto, Yugo Sanada and Yasuyuki Toda, The

Motion of a Squid-like Underwater Vehicle with Two Undulating Side Fins, International Bionic

 Engineering Conference, 18-20 September (2011), Boston, USA.

Web: http://www.bionicengineeringconference.com/

[24] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Yasuyuki Toda, Hiroshi Miki, Computational Study on the Fish-Like Underwater Robot With Two Undulating Side Fins for various Aspect Ratios, Fin Angles and Frequencies, The International Conference on Marine Technology (MARTEC), 11-12 December (2010), BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Web: http://www.buet.ac.bd/name/martec2010/index.php

[25] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Yasuyuki Toda, Hiroshi Miki, Study on the Performance of the Undulating Side Fins with Various Aspect Ratio using Computed Flow, Pressure Field and Hydrodynamics Forces, The 5th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Marine Hydrodynamics. July 1 – 4, (2010), Sakai, Japan.

Web: http://www.marine.osakafu-u.ac.jp/~APHydro2010/

[26] M. A. Alim, M. M. Rahman and Salina Akhter, Viscous Dissipation Effects on Natural Convection Flow Along A Sphere with Radiation Heat Loss, The 4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering, Paper No. 093, 27-29 December, 2008, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
[27] Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Development of the Real Time Simulator of a Biomimetic
Robot with Two Undulating Side Fins, Spring Meeting, The Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE), May 17-18, (2012), Kobe, Japan.Web: http://www.jasnaoe.or.jp/en/conference/meetings_o.html