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


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)


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.

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