Dr Mahtab Hossain BSc, MEng, PhD

Senior Lecturer

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain received his B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering from BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology) in 2003. He then received his M.Eng. in Computer Science from AIT (Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand) in 2005, and PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from NUS (National University of Singapore) in 2010.

He worked as a Post-doctoral Researcher in University College Cork, Ireland, and as a Research Specialist in Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand before joining University of Greenwich in May, 2015.

Responsibilities within the university

Course leader 2018/19

  • Enterprise Patterns and Frameworks 
  • User Centred Web Engineering 
  • Web Application Development

Recognition

  • Irish Research Council/UTRC Post-doctoral Fellowship, 2013.
  • Ph.D. University of Singapore, 2010.
  • M.Eng. Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand, 2005.
  • B.Sc. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), 2003.

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Localization and Positioning Systems
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Mobile Ad-hoc Network Routing
  • Internet Mobility (Mobile IP)
  • Wireless Communications

Key funded projects

Middleware Techniques for Robust Control in Cyber-Physical Systems (Funded by Irish Research Council/United Technologies Research Center Ireland Ltd.), Jan., 2013 - Jan., 2015.

Publications

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, and George Loukas, ""Participatory Location Fingerprinting through Stationary Crowd in a Public or Commercial Indoor Environment," Mobiquitous conference, ACM, 2019.

A K M Mahtab Hossain, "Chapter 5: Crowdsourced Indoor Mapping". In Geographical and Fingerprinting Data for Positioning and Navigation Systems, Elsevier, pp. 97-114, September 2018.

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, Cormac J. Sreenan and Rodolfo de Paz Alberola, " Neighbour-Disjoint Multipath for Low-Power and Lossy Networks " ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 23:1 - 23:25, August 2016.

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, and Wee-Seng Soh, " A Survey of Calibration-free Indoor Positioning Systems, " Computer Communications, vol. 66, pp. 1-13, Jul. 2015.

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, Yunye Jin, Wee-Seng Soh and Hien N. Van, " SSD: A Robust RF Location Fingerprint Addressing Mobile Devices' Heterogeneity, " IEEE TMC (Transaction on Mobile Computing) Journal, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 65-77, Jan. 2013.

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, and Wee-Seng Soh, " A Survey of Calibration-free Indoor Positioning Systems, " Computer Communications, vol. 66, pp. 1-13, Jul. 2015.

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, Yunye Jin, Wee-Seng Soh and Hien N. Van, " SSD: A Robust RF Location Fingerprint Addressing Mobile Devices' Heterogeneity, " IEEE TMC (Transaction on Mobile Computing) Journal, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 65-77, Jan. 2013.