Akter Hossain

Hokkaido UniversityJapan

******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** ►► Academic background :::::::::: • Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy), March 2010, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan :::: • M. Sc. (Master of Science) in Applied Mathematics, 1995 , Department of Mathematics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh :::: • B. Sc. (Bachelor of Science, Hons.) in Mathematics, 1994, Department of Mathematics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh :::: ********************************************************************************************************************************************************** ►►Professional Experiences ::::::::: ► Working as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow/Research Fellow /Collaborative Researcher /Research Student/ Visiting Researcher :::: • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow [ 1st April 2014 ~ ] Department of Mechanical Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT), Japan :::: • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow [April 1, 2010 ~ March 19, 2014 ] Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan :::: • Research Fellow [April 1, 2008 ~ March 31, 2010 ] Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan :::: • Researcher (Working as a Research Student) [ Oct. 2004 to March 2005 ] Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Tokyo, Japan :::: • Research Fellow [1st July 1999 to 30 June 2000] Bose Centre for Advanced Study and Research in Natural Sciences, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh :::: • Visiting Researcher (Working as a Research Assistant) [ Dec. 2007 to March 2008 ], Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan :::: • Collaborative Researcher (Working as a collaborative research student) [ Dec. 2005 to Nov. 2007 ] Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering , Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan :::: ********************************************************************************************************************************************************** ►► Working as a Teaching Faculty :::::::::: • Lecturer in Mathematics [1st Sep. 1999 to 19th Nov. 2002] Department of Arts and Science , Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh :::: • Assistant Professor in Mathematics [20th Nov. 2002 to 24th Sep. 2004.] Department of Arts and Science, Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh :::: • Assistant Professor in Mathematics ( on Study leave) [25th Sep. 2004 to 24th Nov. 2009], Department of Arts and Science, Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh ::::: ********************************************************************************************************************************************************** ►►Research Interests (Numerical Simulation) :::::::::: • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) [ Single- and Multi-phase], Boundary Layer Theory • Fundamentals of Combustion Physics ( Premixed- and Diffusion-flames ) • Micro-Combustion Physics • Flame spread over solid fuels • Multi-phase (solid/liquid/gas) combustion Modelling • Heat and Mass transfer behavior in Fluid flows / Phase Change Material (PCM) • Modelling of interface dynamics ( e.g. melting and solidification of PCM) ********************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************

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