Sakib Ullah Sourav

ML Engineer 

Md Sakib Ullah Sourav has been engaged in academic research since 2017 and is mostly interested in image processing, machine learning, computational intelligence, engineering design, and others. He loves to exchange innovative ideas with peers and collaborate with other researchers from various domains. Mr Sakib has accomplished several research works with our group and a few more are on the way. He is currently doing his PhD at Concordia University Montreal Canada.



  • Master of Science in Management Science & Engineering, Shandong University of Finance & Economics, China. (Sept. 2020 – June 2023) – GPA 89.31/100
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, East West University, Bangladesh. (May 2013 – Jan. 2018) – GPA 78.2/100
  • Wang H, Sourav MSU, Yang M and Zhang J (2023) Classifying mental disorders through clinicians’ subjective approach based on three-way decisions. Front. Psychol. 14:1144826. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2023.1144826
  • Sourav, M.S.U., Wang, H. Intelligent Identification of Jute Pests Based on Transfer Learning and Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. Neural Process Lett (2022). (IF= 2.6)
  • S. U. Sourav et al., “Exploring Engineering Education in Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Switzerland: An International Perspective,” 2022 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE), Hung Hom, Hong Kong, 2022, pp. 740-743, doi: 10.1109/TALE54877.2022.00132.
  • M. S. U. Sourav, X. Zhang and H. Wang, “Social Media as Information Support in Reducing COVID – 19 Depressions: Self-Efficacy as Mediator for Behavioral Modeling,” 2021 11th International Conference on Intelligent Control and Information Processing (ICICIP), 2021, pp. 82-87, doi: 10.1109/ICICIP53388.2021.9642194
  • Islam M., Shuvo SA, Nipun MS, Bin Sulaiman R, Shaikh M M, Nayeem J, Haque Z, Sourav MSU, Ameer K. (2023). Efficient approach of using CNN based pretrained model in Bangla handwritten digit recognition. In: Smys, S.,Tavares, J.M.R.S., Shi, F. (eds) Computational Vision and Bio-Inspired Computing. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1439. Springer, Singapore.
  • A. T. M. M. M. Chowdhury, J. Sultana and M. S. U. Sourav, “IoT-based Efficient Streetlight Controlling, Monitoring and Real-time Error Detection System for Smart Cities in Bangladesh,” 2023 International Conference on Electrical, Computer and Communication Engineering (ECCE), Chittagong, Bangladesh, 2023, pp. 1-6, doi:10.1109/ECCE57851.2023.10101600.
  • M. S. U. Sourav, H. Wang, M. R. Chowdhury and Bin Sulaiman R, CNN based Intelligent Streetlight Management Using Smart CCTV Camera and Semantic Segmentation. Digital Future: Technology and Talent Strategies for Sustainable Smart Cities, 2023, (in press)
  • M. R. Chowdhury, M. S. U. Sourav, Bin Sulaiman R, The Role of Digital Agriculture in Transforming Rural Areas into Smart Villages, Digital Future: Technology and Talent Strategies for Sustainable Smart Cities, 2023, (in press)
  • M. S. U. Sourav and H. Wang, “Transformer-based Text Classification on Unified Bangla Multi-class Emotion Corpus,“ Language Recourses and Evaluation, 2023, (Pre-print, in-review)
  • Lu Wang, H.Wang and M. S. U Sourav, “A multi-center k-means clustering framework,“ First National Workshop on Big Data and Machine Learning, CUET, Chattogram, Bangladesh, 2020 (Oral presentation)
  • M. S. U. Sourav, C. Diordieva, J. Radloff, Ibrahim H. Yeter and SMA Iqbal, “A Study of the Bangladeshi Engineering Students’ Perceptions to Succeed Academically” . In 2023 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, 2023 (In press)
  • M. S. U. Sourav, MS Mahmud, K Sadatdiynov and B Fayzullaev, “IoMT-Blockchain-based Secured Remote Patient Monitoring for Neuro-Stimulation Devices”, 2022 International Conference on Information Science and Communication Technologies (ICISCT), Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 2022 (In press)
  • Image Processing
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Engineering Design
  • Computer Vision
  • Engineering Education
  1. Graduate Research Assistant (September 2020 – June 2023) – Shandong University of Finance and Economics, China
  2. Independent Researcher and Founder (2018 – Present) – STEM in Bangla
  3. Research Collaborator ( Aug 2022 – present ) – STEMresearch.AI, United Kingdom
  4. Research Assistant ( Aug 2022 – December 2022 ) – National Institute of Education (NIE), Singapore
  5. Assistant Engineer (2018-2019) – Shakti Engineering Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  6. Product Designer/Bio-engineering Researcher (2016-2017) – East West University, Dhaka.
  7. Compliance Officer (2015-2015) – Aarong Bangladesh.
  8. Data Analyst (2016) – Core Knowledge Ltd, Rahimafrooz, Bangladesh.
  1. Foreign Faculty – Music & Science (2018) – Delhi Public School, Sonepat, India
  2. Freelance Musician and Instructor, Sakib’s Guitar School, Self-employed (2006 – Present). (Playing guitars, ukulele; singing selected songs and composing music)