Dr. Mohammad Jahangir Alam


Academic Background

PhD, University Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2009

MSc, BUET, Bangladesh, 2002

BSc, BUET, Bangladesh, 1999

Contact Info
  • mjalam@eee.buet.ac.bd

  • ECE 429

  • +88 01911 356 905

Mohammad Jahangir Alam received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 1993 and 1996, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in Thin Film Technology from Dublin City University, Republic of Ireland in 2001. In 1994, he joined BUET as a Lecturer in the Department of EEE. He is currently working as a Professor in the same department. His current research interests are in Thin Film Technology, Power Electronics and Renewable Energy Systems.

Keywords/ Research Interest

Power electronics, renewable energy systems, PV system design and optimization, Energy Efficiency, Electrical Design, LED lighting. etc.


Best Paper Award by IEB, Bangladesh in 2004

Recent/Selected Publications

1.    M. M. Hasan, D. Chowdhury, and M. Z. R. Khan, "Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring Using Current Shapelets," Applied Sciences, vol. 9, p. 5363, 2019.

2.     S. Shuvo, E. Hossain, T. Islam, A. Akib, S. Padmanaban, and M. Z. R. Khan, "Design and Hardware Implementation Considerations of Modified Multilevel Cascaded H-Bridge Inverter for Photovoltaic System," IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 16504-16524, 2019.