Department of Electrical, Electronic and Communication Engineering (EECE)

Md Ahsan Kabir

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical, Electronic and Communication Engineering (EECE)

Contact Information

Department of EECE, 9th Floor, Tower 2, MIST

Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh. 


Contact: 01926662864 

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Research Interest

Power System Analysis, Smart Grid, Renewable Energy Integration, Demand Side Management (DSM), Energy Efficiency, Electricity Market, Distributed Generation, Energy Storage, Energy Management.

Academic Qualification

Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Electric Power Engineering

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Islamic University of Technology (IUT), OIC, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor (July 2019 – Present)

Department of Electrical, Electronic & Communication Engineering (EECE) 

Military Institute of Science & Technology (MIST)

Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Senior Lecturer (Jan 2017 – Jan 2019)

Department of Electrical Electronic Engineering (EEE)

Uttara University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Research Assistant (Jan 2016 – Aug 2016)

KIC InnoEnergy, Stockholm, Sweden                                                                                                                                                                        

Specialist, (Jan 2014 - Aug 2014) 

Integrated Network planning, Robi Axiata Limited, Bangladesh

Planning Associate Engineer (Jan 2011 - Dec 2013)

Radio Network Planning, Banglalink, Dhaka, Bangladesh

List of Peer-reviewed publications

Journal Articles

  1. Md Ahsan Kabir, Faija Farjana, Rukhsana Choudhury, Ahmed Imrul Kayes, Md Sawkat Ali, and Omar Farroq ‘’Net-metering and Feed-in-Tariff Policies for the Optimum Billing Scheme for Future Industrial PV Systems in Bangladesh.” Alexandria Engineering Journal, Elsevier, 2022. 
  2. Nazrul Islam Siddique, ASM Monjurul Hasan, Md. Ahsan Kabir, Fatema Zerin, Abrer Mohsin Samin, Shadman Sakib Shoumik and Andrea Trianni “Energy Management practices, barriers, and drivers in Bangladesh: an exploratory insight from pulp and paper industry” Journal of Energy for Sustainable Development, Elsevier, 2022.
  3. ASM Monjurul Hasan, Md Ahsan Kabir, Md Tanbhir Huq, Maria Johansson, and Thollander, Patrik, ‘‘Drivers and Barriers to the Implementation of Biogas Technologies in Bangladesh’’, Biofuel, Taylor & Francis, Nov 2020. DOI 10.1080/17597269.2020.1841362. 
  4. Md. Saif Hassan Onim, Adil Ahnaf Mugdho, Md. Ahsan Kabir, Md Sawkat Ali, “SolNet: A Convolutional Neural Network for Detecting Dust on Solar Panel”, Energies, MDPI, August 2022 (Under Review).
  5. A. S. M. Monjurul Hasan, Md Habibullah, Khaza Newaz Muhammad, Mohammad Walid Bin Siraj, Md Ahsan Kabir, A. S. M. Muhaiminul Hasan. Energy Demand & Prospect of Geothermal Energy as the Solution of Energy Crisis of Bangladesh – an Approach to Green Energy Solution. International Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy. Vol. 2, No. 6, 2013, pp. 217-221. doi: 10.11648/j.ijrse.20130206.15

International Conference

  1. Mahmood Reaz Sunny, Md Ahsan Kabir, Roubaith Islam, and Saraban Nazifa, ‘‘Smart Meter Data Compression and Load Profile Classification using UMAP and Random Forest’’ In Proc. of ICEEICT, IEEE, 2022. DOI: 10.1109/ICEEICT53905.2021.9667889
  2. Md. Arafat Alam, Sheikh Mehrab Hossain, Dibaloke Chanda and Md Ahsan Kabir ‘‘Performance Analysis of LSTMs and Fbprophet Models for Short Term Load Forecasting’’ In Proc. of ICEEICT, IEEE, 2022. DOI: 10.1109/ICEEICT53905.2021.9667833
  3. Md Ahsan Kabir, Mahmood Reaz Sunny and Nazrul Islam Siddique ‘‘Assessment of Grid-connected Residential PV-Battery Systems in Sweden – A techno-economic perspective’’ In Proc. of ICPEA, IEEE, 2021. DOI:  10.1109/ICPEA51500.2021.9417835
  4. Md Saffatul Islam, Md Alamin Hossain, Md Ahsan Kabir and Md Mahadi Hasan, ‘’ Analysis of the Applicability of DSM Techniques in Industrial Load Management: Bangladesh Perspective’’ In Proc. of ACMI, IEEE, 2021 DOI: 10.1109/ACMI53878.2021.9528141
  5. Ahmed Imrul, Rukhsana Choudhury, Md Ahsan Kabir and Faija Farjana, ‘’ Assessment of Grid Limiting Factor to Enhance Net-Energy Metering Schemes for Industrial PV Systems in Bangladesh’’ In Proc. of ACMI, IEEE, 2021 DOI: 10.1109/ACMI53878.2021.9528155
  6. Saraban Nazifa, Roubaith Islam, Md Ahsan Kabir and Md Mahadi Hasan, ‘’ Analysis of the Impact of PV Penetration in Distribution Network: A Case Study in IEEE 14 Bus System’’ In Proc. of ACMI, IEEE, 2021. DOI: 10.1109/ACMI53878.2021.9528090
  7. Mahmood Reaz Sunny, Md Ahsan Kabir, Intisar Tahmid Naheen, and Md Tanveer Ahad "Residential Energy Management: A Machine Learning Perspective," In Proc. of IEEE Green Technologies Conference (Green-Tech), 2020. DOI: 10.1109/GreenTech46478.2020.9289737
  8. Md Ahsan Kabir, Roubaith Islam, Saraban Nazifa and Rukhsana Choudhury ‘’Dust Effect on Photovoltaic Output Performance: Comparative Analysis and A Case Study in Dhaka, Bangladesh’’ In Proc. of ACMI, IEEE, 2021. DOI: 10.1109/ACMI53878.2021.9528120
  9. Md Ahsan Kabir, Mahmood Reaz Sunny and Chi Zhang, "An Approach to Imbalance Power Management Using Demand Response in Electricity Balancing Market," In Proc. of ICAEE, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/ICAEE48663.2019.8975500.
  10. Md Tanveer Huq, A.S.M Monjurul Hasan, Md Ahsan Kabir and Tayieb Hasan Sakib,  ‘‘Renewable energy potential assessment for electricity production in Hatiya Island Bangladesh’’. In Proc. of ICDRET, IEEE, Paper Id-53, 2018, Kathmandu University, Nepal.
  11. A.S.M Monjurul Hasan, Md Tanveer Huq, Md Ahsan Kabir and Tayieb Hasan Sakib,  , ‘‘The Cost Factor Analysis of Wind Power Plants-An Economic Perspective’’. In Proc. of ICDRET, IEEE, Paper Id-57, 2018, Kathmandu University, Nepal.
  12. Md Ahsan Kabir, Hasan, A.S.M Monjurul Hasan, Tayieb Hasan Sakib and S J Hamim ‘‘Challenges of Photovoltaic Based Hybrid Mini-grid for Off-grid Rural Electrification in Bangladesh’’. In Proc. of ICAEE, 2017, DOI: 10.1109/ICAEE.2017.8255443.


  • Swedish Institute Study Scholarship (SISS). (2014 - 2016).
    Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) scholarship. (2005 - 2008).

Professional Membership

  • Member (M/39668), Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB).
  • Member, IEEE
  • Member, IUT Alumni Association.
  • Executive member, Swedish Institute (SI) Alumni Network in Bangladesh (2019- 2020)

Course Taught

  • EECE 481 - Power System Operation and Control Power System                                                  
  • EECE 483- High Voltage Engineering                                                                                                            
  • EECE 471- Power System II                                                                                                                
  • EECE 478- Power System Protection Lab
  • EECE 474- Power Electronics Lab