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  • BS in Computer Science, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, India

About Me

  • Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Field of Study: Computer Science
  • PhD Advisor: Magy Seif El-Nasr


Sabbir Ahmad is a PhD student in the Computer Science program at Northeastern University, advised by Magy Seif El-Nasr. Sabbir’s research is focused on machine learning and data analytics. Prior to joining Northeastern, Sabbir earned his Bachelor’s degree in computer science from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology.

What are your research interests?

My research interest lies in machine learning and data analytics. I am interested in applying and modifying machine learning techniques to study user behavior and patterns in data. I am also interested in finding and predicting strategies in team works.

What’s one problem you’d like to solve with your research?

Understanding user behavior and creating models for behavioral patterns that would help to identify different aspects of user behavior. This would help the developers and researchers to have a better understanding of their data and create products according to user experience.

What do you find most interesting about your work?

Including real user experience and behavioral models into research work is fascinating in the sense that it helps to understand the underlying human behaviors and thought-processes as well as improves user satisfaction for using a product that considers these human aspects.

What are your research or career goals, going forward?

I would like to continue contributing my knowledge to academia, research, and the development sectors.