Zahed Hossain received the B.S. in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering with the academic distinction of summa cum laude from North South University, Bangladesh in 2010. From January 2010 to August 2012, he was a Lab Instructor at the same university. He received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York(UB), in 2014.

Since August 2014, he is a PhD student under the guidance of Professor Josep Miquel Jornet at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. He has worked as Lecturer in the same department and taught Signals and Systems in the Summer of 2014-2016. He was the recipient of the Best Paper Award for ACM NanoCom in 2017. His current research interests include modulation, channel modeling, interference modeling, protocol design, performance analysis and network simulation for Terahertz-band communication networks, with applications in terabit wireless personal and local area networks, next generation small cells, wireless nanosensor networks and the Internet of Nano-Things.

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award, ACM 4th International Conference on Nanoscale Computing and Communications, Washington DC, 2017.
  • Third place, Electrical Engineering department poster competition, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 2016.
  • Summa Cum Laude, B.S. in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, 2010.
  • Runner up, inter-university Electronics Olympiad, Organized by North South University Wireless Forum, Spring 2009.
  • Runner up, inter-university Electro Quest (Electrical, Electronics and Communication), Organized by BRAC University Electrical and Electronics Club, Summer 2010.
  • 75% tuition waiver, awarded during undergraduate study in North South University.