Faculty Profile

  • Postdoc, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan (2005 -2007)

    PhD in EEE, Kanazawa University, Japan 2003

    MS in EEE, Kanazawa University, Japan 2000

    B.Sc in EEE, BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology 1994

Areas of Interest
Renewable Energy, Antenna Engineering, Plasma Processing of Materials

Prof. M. Mofazzal Hossain, PhD

Professor & Head, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

Overview

Teaching is his passion. M. Mofazzal Hossain have been in teaching for 24 years plus (since 27 April 1994). After his Graduation in EEE from BUET (Marks: 73.9%, position 21st), he started his career at Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (former BIT Chittagong) in 1994. M. Mofazzal Hossain received M. Eng. and PhD from Kanazawa University, Japan in 2000 and 2003 respectively. He served as the Head of EEE dept. of CUET and provost of Ladies Hall. In May 4, 2008 he joined in Electronics and Communications Engineering Department, East West University. M. Mofazzal Hossain served there as Chairperson of the ECE dept for more than 6 years and as a Dean, Faculty of Sciences and Engineering for 1.5 years. He has keen interest to research. He has published 69 articles in reputed International journals and International conference proceedings.

Research & Awards

Project during JSPS: Modeling and Simulation of Thermal Treatment of Granulated Powders by Induction Thermal Plasmas

Current Research Projects:

  • Design and performance analysis of planner antennas
  • Design and simulation of high efficiency thin film solar cells.

Awards and Scholarships:

Postdoc: JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) fellowship for 3months in 2014.  

Postdoc: JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science) fellowship (2005-2007)

PhD: Japanese Govt Scholarship and Yuasa Foundation Scholarship (2000-2003)

Publications

Journal Articles

Nahid A. Jahan, Md. Minhaz Ul Karim and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “ A High Efficiency Ultra Thin (1.8 m) CdS/CdTe p-i-n Solar Cell with CdTe and Si as BSF layer,” ASTESJ, vol.3, pp-213-217 (2018).

R. Islam, M. M. Uddin, M. Mofazzal Hossain and M. A. Matin, “Design and Performance Analysis of Depletion-Mode InSb Quantum-Well Field-Effect Transistor for Logic Applications”, J. of Molecular and Engineering Materials vol. 5, No. 3 p.1750006, (2017). 

M. T Rahman and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “A time-dependent model of pulse-driven radio frequency capacitively coupled collisional plasma sheath,” J. Phys. of Plasmas, vol.24, p. 013516 (2017).

Fahmida Azmi, M. Mofazzal Hossain “On the Determination of Levelized Cost of Electricity of Wind Energy in the Coastal Areas of Bangladesh,” J. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, vol. 5(2), pp. 74-79 (2017), (doi: 10.11648/j.jeee.20170502.18).

M. Rafiqul Alam, Feroza Begum, Quazi Delwar Hossain, M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Effects of carrier gas flow-rate and oxygen admixture ratio on particle properties in Ar-O2 plasma,” International Journal of Materials Science and Applications, vol. 3 Issue 2, pp. 14-19 (2014).

M. Mofazzal Hossain, M. Rafiqul Alam, and Takayuki Watanabe, “Thermal Treatment of Al2O3, MgO, and CeO2 Granulated Powders by Induction Thermal Plasma: A Numerical Approach,” Japanese Journal of Applied Physics vol. 52 (2013). 

Sakib M. Muhtadi, S. M. Sajjad Hossain1, Ashraful G. Bhuiyan, K. Sugita, A. Hashimoto, A.  Yamamoto and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “DC and RF performance of an In0.1Ga0.9N/InN high electron mobility transistor,” P hys. Status Solidi C vol. 8, No. 7–8, pp. 2292–2295 (2011).

N. Choudhury, M. Q. Islam, I. Murshed, M. A. Matin, Z. Rahman, M M Hossain, “A Study and Design of Direct Sequence Code Division Multiple Access (DS-CDMA) Transceiver,” Engineering -e-Transaction (ISSN 1823-6379), vol. 4, No.1 (2009).

M. Mofazzal Hossain, Yaochun Yao and Takayuki Watanabe, "A Numerical Study of Plasma-Particle Heat Transfer Dynamics in Induction Thermal Plasmas for Glassification," IEEJ Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Volume 4 Issue 4, pp. 504 – 509, 2009. [Malaysia].

M. Mofazzal Hossain, Yaochun Yao, Takayuki Watanabe, Fuji Funabiki and Tetsuji Yano, “In-flight thermal treatment of soda-lime-silica glass powders for glass production by argon–oxygen induction thermal plasmas,” Chemical Engineering Journal, vol 150, pp. 561-568, 2009. [Elsevier].

Yaochun Yao, M. Mofazzal. Hossain, T. Watanabe, "Numerical and experimental investigation on the in-flight melting behavior of granulated powders in induction thermal plasmas," Plasma Science and Technology, vol 11, No.1, Feb 2009. [IOP, UK]

Y. Yao, M. M. Hossain, T. Watanabe, T. Matsuura, F. Funabiki, and T. Yano, “A multi-phase AC arc discharge and its application in in-flight thermal treatment of raw glass powders,” Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 139, pp. 390-397, 2008. [Elsevier]

Yao Yaochun, Hossain M M, Watanabe T, Funabiki F, Yano T, "Application of in-flight melting technology by RF induction thermal plasmas to glass production, ", Plasma Science and Technology, vol. 10, No.3 , 2008. [IOP,UK]

M. Mofazzal Hossain, Yaochun Yao, Takayuki Watanabe, “A numerical analysis of plasma-particle heat exchange during in-flight treatment of granulated powders by argon-oxygen induction thermal plasmas,” Thin Solid Films, vol. 516, pp. 6634-6639, 2008. [Elsevier]

Yaochun Yao, M. Mofazzal Hossain, Takayuki Watanabe, Tomoyuki Tsujimura, Fuji Funabiki, Tetsuji Yano, “Effects of Feed Rate and Particle Size on the In-flight Melting Behavior of Granulated Powders in Induction Thermal Plasmas,” Thin Solid Films, vol. 516, pp. 6622-6627, 2008. [Elsevier]

Yaochun Yao, M. M. Hossain, Yasuko Oyamatsu, Takayuki Watanabe, Fuji Funabiki and Tetsuji Yano “In-flight Melting of Granulated Powders in Thermal Plasmas for Glass Production,” Trans. Materials Research Society of Japan, vol 32, pp. 509-512, 2007.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Yao, Y. Oyamatsu, T. Watanabe, F. Funabiki and T. Yano, “Determination of the Melting Mechanism of Granular Powders for Vitrification by Argon-Oxygen Induction Thermal Plasmas”, WSEAS Trans. on Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 1, Issue 6, pp.625-631, 2006.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Transient Nature of Argon and Molecular Gas-Seeded Argon Inductive Thermal Plasmas in Pulse Amplitude Modulation Approach”, Trans. IEE Japan, vol.123, pp.1333-1339, 2003.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Dynamic Responses of Ar-CO2 and Ar-N2 Induction Thermal Plasmas in Pulse Modulation Approach”, Thin Solid Films, vol. 435, pp.19-26, 2003. [Elsevier]

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Extinguishing Phenomenon and Critical Discharge Boundaries of Argon and Molecular Gas-Seeded Argon Pulse Modulated Induction Thermal Plasmas”, Plasma Sources Sci. Technol., vol. 12, pp. 22-29, 2003. [IOP, UK].

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Time Dependent Analysis of Electromagnetic Fields in Inductively Coupled Thermal Plasma”, Journal of the Japan Society of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, vol. 14, pp. 121-128, 2003.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Particle Concentrations and Transport Properties of a Partially Ionized Argon Plasma in a Two-Temperature Reaction Kinetic Approach”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., vol. 35, pp. 529-35, March, 2002. [IOP, UK]

M. M. Hossain, Y. Hashimoto, Y. Tanaka, K.C. Paul and T. Sakuta, “A Comparative Study of Transient Characteristics of Argon and Hydrogenated-Argon Pulse-Modulated Induction Thermal Plasma”, IEEE Trans. on Plasma Sci., vol. 30, Issue: 1, pp. 327-337, Feb. 2002. [IEEE, USA]

K.C Paul M. M. Hossain Y. Hashimoto Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Responses of a Long-Coil Pulse-Modulated Induction Plasma” IEEE Trans. on Plasma Sci., vol. 29, no.2, pp.326-334, April 2001. [IEEE, USA].

M. M Hossain, K.C Paul, Y. Tanaka, T. Sakuta and T. Ishigaki, “Prediction of Operating Region of Pulse-Modulated Radio Frequency Inductively Coupled Thermal Plasma,” J. Phy. D: Appl. Phys., vol 33, No. 15, pp. 1843-1853, 2000. [IOP, UK]

T. Sakuta, Y. Tanaka, K.C Paul, M. M. Hossain and T. Ishighaki, “Non-Equilibrium Effects in Pulse Modulated Induction Thermal Plasma for Advanced Processing” Trans. Materials Research Society, Japan, Vol.25, No.1, pp 35-38, March 2000.

Conference Proceedings

Nahid A. Jahan and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Synthesis of TiO2 Nano-particles by Pulse Modulated Induction Thermal Plasma: a Numerical Investigation,” Int. Conf. on Computer, Communication, Chemical, Materials and Electronic Engineering, 8-9 February 2018, Rajshahi University, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

Nahid A. Jahan and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Performance Comparison of Short and Long Torches for the Thermal Treatment of Granulated Micro-particles Using Ar-O2 and Ar-He Induction Plasma,” Int. Conf. on Electrical, Electronics, Computers, Communication, Mechanical and Computing (EECCMC), 28-29 Jan 2018, Priyadarshini Engineering College, Chettiyappanur, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.


M A Matin, M Mofazzal Hossain, Pg Muhd Nazri, “A Comparative Study of Millimeter-Wave Antennas.” Proc. 6TH BICET 2016, 14-16 November, 2016, Brunei Darussalam.

M. Mofazzal Hossain, Md. Minhaz Ul Karim, S. Banik, Nahid A. Jahan and M A Matin, “Design of a high efficiency ultrathin CdTe/CdS p-i-n solar cell with optimized thickness and doping density of different layers,” Proc. ICAEESE 2016, Putrajaya, Malaysia, 14-16 Nov, 2016 [IEEE Xplore].

M. A. Matin and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “A New Planar Printed Antenna with Band-notch Characteristics for UWB Applications,” IEEE TENCON2015 International Conference, 1-4 November 2015, Macau, China. [IEEE Xplore].

Md. Sohidul Islam, M. Mofazzal Hossain and Mohammad Rakibul Islam, "Computation of Thermally Accessible Electronic States and Potentials of Fluorine, Oxygen and Nitrogen at Thermal Equilibrium Condition,” 23rd Bangladesh Science Conference, BSMRAU, 2015.

Islam, Md. Shantanu, Matin, M A  Hossain, M. Mofazzal “Electromagnetic wave propagation characteristics in single walled metallic carbon nanotube,” Proc. 8th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, ICECE 2014, 20-22 December 2014, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp 575-578. [IEEE Xplore]

M. Rafiqul Alam, Feroza Begum, Quazi Delwar Hossain and M. Mofazzal Hossain “Comparative performance study of short and long induction plasma torches: a numerical approach,” Strategic Technology (IFOST), 2014 9th International Forum on, pp.511-515, 21-23 October 2014, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh [IEEE Xplore].

Md Shantanu Islam, Feroza Begum, Afsana Umme Hani, M A Matin and M Mofazzal Hossain, “On the Determination of Penetration Losses of Microwave Signals in Different Building Materials,” 5th Brunei Int. Conf. on Engineering and Technology, 1-3 Nov 2014, Brunei Institute of Technology, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam [IEEE Xplore].

M. Mofazzal Hossain and Md. Shantanu Islam, “Fundamental Properties and Applications of Carbon Nanotubes as Antennas,” The 5th International Conference on Plasma-Nenotechnology and Science, March 9-10, 2012, Freude, Inuyama International Sightseeing Center, Aichi, Japan

M. Mofazzal Hossain and M. Rafiqul Alam, “Thermal Treatment of Al2O3, MgO and CeO2 Granulated Powders by Induction Thermal Plasma - a Numerical Approach,” 4th International Symposium on Advanced Plasma Science and its Applications for Nitrides and Nanomaterials, ISPLASMA2012, March 4-8, 2012, Chubu University, Aichi, Japan

Md. Delowar Hossain, Tanay Kumar Ganguly, Sarwar Jahan and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Detection ability of parametric faults in Analog circuits using CBT concept and its test limitations,” Proc. 6th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, ICECE 2010, 18-20 December 2010, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp 446-449. [IEEE Xplore]

C. K. Das, N. K. Das, Md. Mahabub Hassan, S. K. Biswas, M. Mofazzal Hossain, “An Advanced Ship Guidance System Using Grid Mapping Technique,” Proc. TENCON 2010, Fukuoka, Japan, Nov 21-24, 2010, pp1466-1471.

Sakib M. Muhtadi, S. M. Sajjad Hossain, Md. Sherajul Islam, Ashraful G. Bhuiyan and M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Effect of Gate Voltage on the Performance of a Novel InmGa1-mN/InN HEMT: A Quantum Mechanical Self Consistent Study,” Proc. TENCON 2010, Fukuoka, Japan, Nov 21-24, 2010, pp140-143.

M. Rafiqul Alam, P. K. Shadhu Khan, M. A Matin, M. Mofazzal Hossain, “Effects of Carrier Gas Flow-Rate and Oxygen Admixture Ratio on Particle Parameters in Ar-O2 Plasma,” IFOST 2010 Proceedings, Ulsan, South Korea, Oct 13-15, 2010. [IEEE Xplore]

M A Matin, Md. Monir Hossain, Md Foizul Islam, Muhammad Nazrul Islam, M Mofazzal Hossain, “Performance Evalution of Symmetric Encryption Algorithm in MANET and WLAN,” Proc. TECHPOS 2009, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, 14-15 Decmber 2009. [IEEE Xplore]

M. Torikul Islam, M. Mofazzal Hossain, M. Salahuddin, “Thermal Treatment of Granulated fine powder using induction thermal plasma: A numerical Approach,” Jahang. U. J. Sc. (Bangladesh), vol.15, ISSSN 1999-6632, (2009).

Hossain, M. M.; Yao, Y.; Alam, M. R.; Alam, M. M.; Watanabe, T., “Modeling and numerical analysis of thermal treatment of granulated porous particles by induction plasma,” Proc. Inter. Conf. on Electrical and Computer Eng., ICECE 2008, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec 20-22, pp 827-832, 2008. [IEEE Xplore]

Y. Yao, M. M. Hossain, Y. Oyamatsu, T. Watanabe, F. Funabiki and T. Yano, “Plasma-particle heat transfer mechanism for in-flight melting of powders in induction thermal plasmas,” Proc. of 1st Asian Symposium on Computational Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (ASCHT07), Xi’an, China, October 18-21, 2007.

M. M Hossain, Y. Yao and T. Watanabe, “A Numerical Study of Plasma-Particle Energy Exchange Dynamics in Induction Thermal Plasmas for Glassification,” Proc. Material Science & Technology Conference 2007, Detroit, Michigan, USA, Sep 16-20, 2007.
M. M. Hossain, Y. Yao, Y. Oyamatsu, T. Watanabe, F. Funabiki, and T. Yano, “In-flight melting mechanism of granulated powders for glass production by argon-oxygen induction thermal plasmas,” Proc. Int. Symposium on Plasma Chemistry (ISPC-18), Kyoto, Japan, August 26-31, 2007.

M. Mofazzal Hossain, Y. Yaochun and T. Watanabe, “A Numerical Analysis of Plasma-Particle Heat Exchange during In-Flight Treatment of Granulated Powders Argon-Oxygen Induction Thermal Plasmas,” Proc. The 20th Symposium on Plasma Science for Materials, Nagoya University, Japan, June 21-22, 2007.
Y. Yaochun, M. Mofazzal Hossain, T. Watanabe, F. Funabiki and T. Yano, “Effects of Feed Rate and Particle Size on the In-Flight Melting Behavior of Granular Powders in Induction Thermal Plasmas,” Proc., The 20th Symposium on Plasma Science for Materials, Nagoya University, Japan, June 21-22, 2007.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Yaochun, Y. Oyamatsu, T. Watanabe, F. Funabiki and T. Yano, “Numerical and Experimental Investigation to the Melting Mechanism of Granular Powders for Virtification by Induction Thermal Plasmas,” Proc. 4th WEAS Int. Conf. on Heat and Mass Transfer, Gold Coast, Australia, January 17-19, 2007.
Yao Yaochun, Md. M. Hossain, Yasuko Oyamatsu, Takayuki Watanabe, Fuji Funabiki and Tetsuji Yano, “In-flight Melting of Granulated Powders in Thermal Plasmas for Glass Production”, Proc. 17th Int. MRSJ Academic Symposium, Tokyo, Japan, Dec 8-10, 2006.

Hossain M M, Okumiya H. and Watanabe T., “Nucleation and growth of cobalt and iron silicide nanoparticles in RF induction thermal plasma reactor,” Proc. Int. Conf. on Electrical and Computer Engg. ICECE 06, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dec. 17-21, 2006.

Hossain M. Mofazzal, Tanaka Yasunori and Watanabe Takayuki, “Kinetic Modeling of Ar-O2 Thermal Plasma including Metastable and Resonant States of Atoms and Molecules”, 33rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Plasma Science, Traverse City, Michigan, USA, June 4-8, 2006.

M. M. Hossain, M. Mizanur Rahman and Y. Tanaka, “Pressure Effects upon the Characteristics of Pulse-Modulated Induction Plasma during the Pulsing Transition,”Proc. 2nd BSME-ASME Int. Conf. on Thermal Engineering, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 2-4, 2004.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka, M. Katayama, and T. Sakuta, “Transient Nature of Argon and Molecular Gas-Seeded Argon Inductive Thermal Plasmas in Pulse Amplitude Modulation Approach”, Int. Workshop on High Voltage, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, January 23-24, 2003.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Dynamic Responses of Ar-CO2 and Ar-N2 Induction Thermal Plasmas in Pulse Modulation Approach: A Numerical Analysis”, Proc. of Joint Int. Symposium of 6th APCPST, 15th SPSM, OS2002 and 11th KAPRA, Jeju, South Korea, July 1-4, 2002.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Time Dependent Analysis of Electromagnetic Fields in Inductively Coupled Thermal Plasma”, International Japan-Australia-New Zealand Joint Seminar, Kanazawa University, Japan, January 24-25, 2002.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Particle Concentrations of a Partially Ionized Atmospheric Pressure Argon Plasma in Two-Temperature Reaction Kinetic Approach”, Proc. 25th International Conf. on the Phenomena of Ionized Gases, Nagoya, Japan, vol. 3, pp. 233-234, July, 2001.

M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Numerical Investigation of O2/CO2 Admixing Effects upon the Stability and Dynamic Responses of Argon Induction Thermal Plasma”, Proc. 15th Int. Symp. Plasma Chem., GREMI, University of Orleans, France, July 9-13, 2001, pp. 1115-1121.

K.C. Paul, M. M. Hossain and A.H.M. Zahirul Alam, “Dynamic response of pulse Modulated Ar-H2 thermal plasmas”, Proc. Int. Conf. on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 5-6, 2001, pp. 38-41.

M. M. Hossain, K. C Paul, Y. Hashimoto, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Transient Responses of Mixed-Gas Induction Thermal Plasma in Pulse Modulated Mode” Proc. 13th Int. Conf. on Gas-discharge and their Applications, Glasgow, UK, September 3—8, 2000, vol. 2, pp.567-570.

M. M. Hossain, K.C Paul, T. Tanaka and T.Sakuta, “Prediction of Operating Region of Pulse Modulated RF Plasma” Joint Conference of Hokuriku Chapter of IEE Japan, Fukui, October, 1998.

K.C Paul, M. M. Hossain and T. Sakuta, “A Theoretical Study of Pulse Modulated Ar, SF6 and N2 Plasmas” Joint Conference of Hokuriku Chapter of IEE Japan, Fukui, October, 1998.

Yoshifumi Hashimoto, Makoto Katsuki, M. M. Hossain, Yasunori Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Development of Pulse Modulated Plasma Reactor” Joint Conference of Hokuriku Chapter of IEE Japan, Fukui, October, 1998.

M. M. Hossain, K.C Paul, Y. Tanaka, Y. Hashimoto and T. Sakuta, “Two-dimension Simulation of Large Volume Pulse Modulated RF Plasma” National Convention of IEE Japan, Yamaguchi, March 1999.

K.C Paul, M. M. Hossain, Y. Hashimoto and T. Sakuta, “Determination of Different Response Times by Pulse Modulation in Ar-H2 and Ar-N2 Plasma” National Convention of IEE Japan, Yamaguchi, March 1999.

Yoshifumi Hashimoto, Makoto Katsuki, M. M. Hossain, Yasunori Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Time Dependence of Radiation Intensity in Pulse Modulated Ar-H2 Thermal Plasma” National Convention of IEE Japan, Yamaguchi, March 1999.

M. Katayama, Y. Hashimoto, M. M. Hossain, Y. Tanaka and T. Sakuta, “Effect of H2 and N2 Gas Injection on Transient Response of Pulse Modulated Induction Ar Thermal Plasma”. National Conference of Japan on Circuit Breaker and High Voltage, Nagoya, November, 1999.

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