Faculty Profile



Anichur Rahman






Contact Information

Name of the Dept.

Computer Science and Engineering





Academic Details


M.Sc in CSE, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) 


B.Sc in CSE, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU)

Employment History

Lecturer, Dept. of CSE

Green University of Bangladesh (GUB), Dhaka (May 2019 to October 2019)

Lecturer, Dept. of CSE

Khwaja Yunus Ali University (KYAU), Sirajgonj (April 2018 to May 2019)

Lecturer (Part-Time), Dept. of CSE

International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Chittagong (November 2017 to March 2018)


Leveraging information and communication technology for growth employment and governess project, Project us being implemented by Earnst and Youth (EY) (Top-Up IT in Java)

Oracle Forms Developer 10g Training Provided by DevNet It, Dhaka (Vanue: Tangail). (Oracle 10g)

Awards & Recognition

  • University Faculty(Science & Engineering) Scholarship of Mawlana Bhashani Science & Technology University, Tangail
  • 1st Runner-up (2nd International Conference on Trends in Computational and Cognitive Engineering(TCCE-2020))
  • Board Scholarship
  • Best Speaker among the Faculties of KYAU

Research Interest

  • Blockchain
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • IoT and Smart Industrial IoT
  • Industry 4.0 applications
  • Smart Healthcare System
  • Software-Defined Networking
  • Network Function Virtualization
  • Federated Learning
  • Machine Learning and Data Science
  • Image Processing & ANN

Current Project

1.   Impacts of Blockchain in Software-Defined IoT Ecosystem with NFV for Smart Applications: Present Perspectives and Future Directions, IEEE IoT (Q1), 2022 [status: under review]

2.   Towards a Blockchain-SDN based Secure Architecture for Cloud Computing in Smart Industrial IoT, Digital Communications Networks (Q1), 2022 [status: under review]

3.   On the Integration of ICN-IoT with Federated Learning: Concepts, Security-Privacy Issues, Applications, and Future Perspectives, ACM Computing Surveys (Q1), 2022 [status: under review]

4.   BlockSD-5GNet: Enhancing Security of 5G Network through Blockchain-based SDN-IoT Framework with Bandwidth Prediction. Journal ETT (Q1), Springer, 2021 [status: under review]


International Journals:

1)      Rahman A, Nasir MK, Rahman Z, Mosavi A, Shahab S, Minaei-Bidgoli B. DistBlockBuilding: A Distributed Blockchain-Based SDN-IoT Network for Smart Building Management. IEEE Access 2020; 8: 140008–140018, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9151145, [JR: Q1 (IF: 4.640), Indexing: ISI & Scopus]

2)     Islam MJ, Rahman A, Kabir S, Karim MR, Acharjee UK, Nasir MK, Band SS, Sookhak M, and Wu S. “Blockchain-SDN based Energy-Aware and Distributed Secure Architecture for IoTs in Smart Cities.” IEEE Internet of Things 2021; 9: Page(s): 3850-3864, DOI: 10.1109/JIOT.2021.3100797, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9499121?source=authoralert, [Journal Rank (JR): Q1 (IF: 11.705), Indexing: ISI & Scopus]

3)     Rahman A, Islam MJ, Montieri A, Nasir MK, Reza MM, Band SS, Pescapè A, Hasan M, Sookhak M, and Mosavi A, "SmartBlock-SDN: An Optimized Blockchain-SDN Framework for Resource Management in IoT", IEEE Access 2021; vol. 9: Page(s): 28361-28376, DOI: 10.1109/ ACCESS.2021.3058244, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9350593, [Journal Rank (JR): Q1 (IF: 4.640), Indexing: ISI & Scopus]

4)     Rahman A, Chakraborty C, Anwar A, Karim MR, Islam MJ, Kundu D, Rahman Z, Band SS. “SDN-IoT Empowered Intelligent Framework for Industry 4.0 Applications during COVID-19 Pandemic.” Cluster Computing 2021; Springer: Page(s): 1–18, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10586-021-03367-4, [Journal Rank (JR): Q3 (IF: 1.906), Indexing: ISI & Scopus]

5)     Rahman A, Islam MJ, Rahman Z, Reza MM, Anwar A, Mahmud MAP, Nasir MK,and Noor RM, “DistB-Condo: Distributed Blockchain-based IoT-SDN Model for Smart Condominium”, IEEE Access 2020; 8: Page(s): 209594-209609, ISSN: 2169-3536, DOI:10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3039113. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9262955, [JR: Q1 (IF: 4.640), Indexing: ISI & Scopus]

6)     Rahman A, Sara U, Kundu D, Islam S, Islam MJ, Hasan M, Rahman Z and Nasir MK. “DistB-SDoIndustry: Enhancing Security in Industry 4.0 Services based on Distributed Blockchain through Software Defined Networking-IoT Enabled Architecture.” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 11(9), 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14569/IJACSA.2020.0110980, [JR: Q4 (IF: 1.324), Indexing: WoS & Scopus]

7)     Islam MJ, Rahman A, Kabir S, Khatun A, Pritom A, & Chowdhury M, “SDoT-NFV: Enhancing a Distributed SDN-IoT Architecture Security With NFV implementation for Smart City”, GUB Journal of Science and Engineering, 7, 27-35, 2021, https://doi.org/10.3329/gubjse.v7i0.54015, [Peer Reviewed]

8)    Islam S, Sara U, Kawsar A, Rahman A, Kundu D, Dipta DD, Karim ANMR, Islam MJ, Hasan M. “SGBBA: An efficient method for prediction system in machine learning using Imbalance dataset.” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications, 12(3), 2021, http://dx.doi.org/10.14569/IJACSA.2021.0120351, [JR: Q4 (IF: 1.324), Indexing: WoS & Scopus]

9)     Khan MSI, Karim MR, Sahriar A, Hasan M, Rahman A. "MultiNet: A Deep Neural Network Approach for Detecting Breast Cancer through Multi-scale Feature Fusion". Journal of King Saud University-Computer and Information Sciences 2021, ISSN 1319-1578, Elsevier, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jksuci.2021.08.004, [JR: Q1 (IF: 13.473), Indexing: Scopus]

10) Rahman A, Rahman M, Kundu D, Karim MR, Band SS, Sookhak M. "Study on IoT for SARS-CoV-2 with Healthcare: Present and Future Perspective". Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering (MBE), AIMS Press, 2021, 18(6): 9697-9726. doi: 10.3934/mbe.2021475, https://www.aimspress.com/article/doi/10.3934/mbe.2021475, [JR: Q2 (IF: 2.30), Indexing: Scopus]

11)  Khan MSI, Rahman A, Islam S, Nasir MK, Band SS, and Mosavi A. "IoT and WSN based Effluent Treatment Plant Monitoring System". Acta Polytehnica Hungarica, Volume 18-Number 10, 205-224, ISSN-17858860, 2021, http://acta.uni-obuda.hu/IslamKhan_Rahman_Islam_Nasir_SBand_Mosavi_117.pdf [JR: Q2 (IF: 1.806), Indexing: Scopus]

12) Ahammad MS, Rahman A, Karim MR, and Rahaman MM. “An Empirical Mode Decomposition (EMD) based on Steganographic Method for Digital Images”. International Journal of Imaging and Robotics™, Volume 20, Issue Number 3, 2020, ISSN: 2231-525X, http://www.ceser.in/ceserp/index.php/iji/article/view/6518, [JR:Q4 (IF: 0.330), Indexing: Scopus]

13) Ahammad MS, and Rahman A, “A Framework for M-Health Services Using 4G (LTE)Technology”, International Journal of Innovative Science and Research Technology(IJISRT), Volume 5, Issue 3, March – 2020, ISSN: 2456-2165, https://ijisrt.com/a-framework-for-mhealth-services-using-4g-lte-technology, [SJIF Impact Score:6.253, Peer Reviewed]

14) Rahman A, Wadud MAH, Karim MR, Rahman MW, and Ahammad MS, "An Efficient Image Denoising Technique for Unprocessed Raw Images using Combine Linear and Non-Linear Filtering", International Journal of Computer Applications, Volume 177 – Number 38:1-7, February 2020, ISBN: 973-93-80900-83-9, https://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume177/number38/rahman-2020-ijca-919877.pdf, [Peer Reviewed]

15)  Rahman A, and Nasir MK, “A Distributed Blockchain-SDN based Architecture for Cloud Computing Applications” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), 2020, [Status: Accepted, JR: Q4 (IF: 1.324), Indexing: WoS & Scopus]

16) Rahman A, Rahman MS, Islam MT and Rahman MM, “Esophageal Cancer Recognition Using an Artificial Neural Networks”, International Journal of Computer Applications (IJCA), Volume 181-Number 29, 2018, ISBN: 973-93-80899-47-4, doi: 10.5120/ijca2018917970,https://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume181/number29/30121-2018917970, [Peer Reviewed]

International Conferences

1.       Rahman A, Islam MJ, Karim MR, Kundu D, Kabir S. "An Intelligent Vaccine Distribution Process in COVID-19 Pandemic through Blockchain-SDN Framework from Bangladesh Perspective". International Conference on Electronics, Communications and Information Technology 2021 (ICECIT 2021), pages 1-4, doi:10.1109/ICECIT54077.2021.9641303, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9641303, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

2.      Rahman A, Islam MJ, Khan MSI, Kabir S, Pritom AI, and Karim MR. “Block-SDoTCloud:Enhancing Security of Cloud Storage through Blockchain-based SDN in IoT Network”. In 2020 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Industry 4.0 (STI 2020),Dhaka, 2020, pages 1-6, doi:10.1109/ STI50764.2020.9350419, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9350419, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

3.      Rahman A, Islam MJ, Sunny FA and Nasir MK. “DistBlockSDN: A Distributed Secure Blockchain Based SDN-IoT Architecture with NFV Implementation for Smart Cities”. 2019 2nd International Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology (ICIET), Dhaka, 2019, pages 1-6, doi:10.1109/ICIET48527.2019.9290627, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9290627, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

4.      Hasan M, Rahman A, and Islam MJ. “DistB-CVS: A Distributed Secure Blockchain based Online Certificate Verification System from Bangladesh Perspective”. 2020 2nd International Conference on Advanced Information and Communication Technology (ICAICT), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2020, pp. 460-465, doi:10.1109/ICAICT51780.2020.9333523, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9333523, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

5.      Hasan M, Rahman A, Karim MR, Khan MSI, Islam MJ. “Normalized Approach to Find Optimal Number of topics in Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA)”. In: Kaiser M.S., Bandyopadhyay A., Mahmud M., Ray K. (eds) Proceedings of International Conference on Trends in Computational and Cognitive Engineering. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1309. Springer, Singapore, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-33-4673-427, [Publisher: Springer]

6.      Hossain MJ, Wadud MAH, Rahman A, Ferdous J, Alam MS, Bhuiyan TMAUH, Mridha MF. “A Secured Patient Online Data Monitoring through Blockchain: An Intelligent way to Store Lifetime Medical Records”. International Conference on Science and Contemporary Technologies (ICSCT), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2021, pp. 1-6, doi:10.1109/ICSCT53883.2021.9642537,https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9642537, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

7.      Azad KMS, Hossain N, Islam MJ, Rahman A, Kabir S. “Preventive Determination and Avoidance of DDoS Attack with SDN over the IoT Networks”. In Press: International Conference on Automation, Control and Mechatronics for Industry 4.0 (ACMI 2021), Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 2021, pages 1-6, doi:10.1109/ACMI53878.2021.9528133, https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9528133, [Publisher: IEEE, Indexing: Scopus]

8.     Karim MR, Rahman A, Rahman DS, Ali A and Kundu D, and Khan MSI. “Smart-MSW: Collection of Waste to Energy Conservation that Mitigates the Demerits on the Environment and Human.” 2022 International Conference on Innovations in Science, Engineering and Technology (ICISET 2022), IEEE, 10-FEB-2022, (ACCEPTED)

9.      Hossain ME, Rahman MW, and Rahman A. “A Mobile Application Which is Depicted for The Addicted Users.” International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Industry 4.0 (STI 2019), IEEE, 03-Nov-2019, (ACCEPTED)

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