Mahtab Hossain

Dr Mahtab Hossain BSc, MEng, PhD

Dr Mahtab Hossain
BSc, MEng, PhD

Senior Lecturer

Computing and Information Systems

Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities

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.

Course leader 2018/19

  • Enterprise Patterns and Frameworks 
  • User Centred Web Engineering 
  • Web Application Development
  • 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.
  • Localization and Positioning Systems
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Mobile Ad-hoc Network Routing
  • Internet Mobility (Mobile IP)
  • Wireless Communications

Funded research 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.

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.

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A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain and Wee-Seng Soh, "Cramer-Rao Bound Analysis of Localization Using Signal Strength Difference as Location Fingerprint," IEEE INFOCOM, San Diego, California, USA, Mar. 2010. (Acceptance ratio: 17.5% = 276/1575). 

A.K.M. Mahtab Hossain, Hien Nguyen Van, Yunye Jin and Wee-Seng Soh, "Indoor Localization using Multiple Wireless Technologies," IEEE MASS, Pisa, Italy, Oct. 2007. (Acceptance ratio: 25.3% = 67/265)

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