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Dr Foisal Ahmed

Dr Foisal Ahmed

Assistant Professor
Doctor of Engineering, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan
M.Sc. in EEE, Islamic University of Technology (IUT)
Post Graduate Diploma(PGD) in Information and Communication Technology, (IICT),(BUET) Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, Prime University
Phone : 01916861826
Office : PABX: 88-02-8014045, 8051782,8055646, ext: 122
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VLSI Testing and Reliability Circuit Design
Counterfeit Integrated Circuit Detection and Avoidance
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Digital Signal Processing, Bio-medical Signal Processing
Wireless Communication

International Journal Papers

1. Foisal Ahmed, Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "Accurate Recycled FPGA Detection Using an Exhaustive-Fingerprinting Technique Assisted by WID Process Variation Modeling," IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, 2020.
(Published in early access)

2. Foisal Ahmed , Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "Cost-efficient Recycled FPGA Detection through Statistical Performance Characterization Framework," IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences, Vol.E103-A, pp.1045-1053, Sep.2020.

3. Foisal Ahmed, Md. Fokhrul Islam, "The Energy Efficient FIR Filter for Biomedical Application using FPGA", In Computer Reviews Journal 3 (Vol 3), 236-244, 2019.

4. Foisal Ahmed, Md. Fokhrul Islam, "FPGA Based Implementation of a Multiplier-less FIR Filter for ECG Signal Processing", In the journal of Electrical Engineering (JEE), Romania, ISNN 1582-4594, 2016.

5. Foisal Ahmed, Md. Abu Zaman and Shuvodip Das, "Performance Evaluation of different level Modulation schemes for an efficient Mobile WiMAX system in OFDM under Rayleigh Fading and AWGN channel", International Journal Of Mobile and ADHOC Network (IJMAN), Vol. 3, Issue: 4, November 2012, (IFRSA) ISSN (Online) 2231:6825 ISSN (Print) 2249- 202X.

International Conference Papers

1. Foisal Ahmed "Study on High-Accuracy and Low-Cost Recycled FPGA Detection," in Proc. of IEEE Asian Test Symposium (ATS) (Penang, Malaysia), November 22-25. 2020.
(Won Best Doctoral Thesis Award ATS 2020)

2. Foisal Ahmed, Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "Low Cost Recycled FPGA Detection Using Virtual Probe Technique," in Proc. of IEEE International Test Conference in Asia (ITC-Asia) (Tokyo, Japan), Sep. 2019.

3. Foisal Ahmed, Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "Feature Engineering for Recycled FPGA Detection Based on WID Variation Modeling," in Proc. of IEEE European Test Symposium (ETS) (Baden-Baden, Germany), pp.1-2, May. 2019.

4. Foisal Ahmed, Md. Liakot Ali and Mohammad Imam Hasan Bin Asad, "Design of a High Speed OFDM Transmitter and Receiver," in the 8th International IEEE Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), 2014. BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

5. Biswajit Roy Dakua, Ismail Hossain and Foisal Ahmed, "Design and Implementation of UART Serial Communication Module Based on FPGA", in the International Conference on Materials, Electronics & Information Engineering, ICMEIE-2015, at University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.
p Technical Papers

1. Michihiro Shintani, Foisal Ahmed, Michiko Inoue, "Accurate Recycled FPGA Detection Based on Exhaustive Path Analysis," IEICE Technical Report, DC2019 -96, pp.61-66, February 2020.

2. Foisal Ahmed, Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "An Efficient Approach to Recycled FPGA Detection Using WID Variation Modeling," IEICE Technical Report, DC2017-77, pp.37-42, February 2019.

3. Foisal Ahmed,Michihiro Shintani, and Michiko Inoue, "Counterfeited FPGA Detection Using Fingerprinting," International Workshop on FOSCOM, pp.13, March 2018, Nara, Japan.
(Awarded Outstanding Presentation)

4. Foisal Ahmed, Main Riaz-ul Haque, Islam Syful and Michihiro Shintani, "FPGA Reliability and Security", CICP Workshop-2017, NAIST, Japan.

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Prime University, Bangladesh June, 2010 to Continuing.
# Affiliation: Senior Lecturer (Full Time)
Dept. of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (ETE) under the Faculty of Engineering.

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