Mr. Md. Abul Kalam Azad

Assistant Professor
Dept. of
112, Academic Building 1, IUT

  • azad@iut-dhaka.edu
    +880 1716-398455


Md. Abul Kalam Azad obtained his M. Phil in the area of Applied Mathematics from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology(BUET). Currently, he is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at  Islamic University of Technology (IUT), a subsidiary organ of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). He has been involved in research in the fields of thermo-fluids and currently, he is looking into new approaches on different Mathematical modelings and their applications in practical fields.


Master of Philosophy(M. Phil) in Mathematics(BUET, Bangladesh), M.S in Pure Mathematics(CU), B. Sc in Applied Mathematics(CU).

Experience Portfolio

  • 2017-Till to Date: Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, IUT
  • 2015-2016: Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Army Institute of Business Administration (AIBA), BUP, Savar Cantonment, (Bangladesh)
  • 2013-2015: Assistant Professor of Mathematics, International Islamic University Chittagong, Chittagong (Bangladesh)
  • 2009-2013: Lecturer in Mathematics, International Islamic University Chittagong, Chittagong (Bangladesh)
  • 2007-2009: Demonstrator in Mathematics, Birshrestha Munshi Abdur Rouf Public College, Dhaka (Bangladesh)

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
    • Mathematical modeling

    Teaching Courses

  • MATH 4111: Differential and Integral Calculus
  • MATH 4541: Multivariable Calculus
  • MATH 4211: Differential Calculus
  • MATH 4411: Linear Algebra

  • [Supervised Bachelor and Masters students as a co-supervisor at International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Dhaka Campus, Dhaka(Bangladesh) ]


    Refereed Journal Articles

    1.A. K. Azad, M. J. H. Munshi, M. M. Rahman, and M. K. Chowdhury, "Analysis of Combined Convection in an Open Cavity under Constant Heat Flux Boundary Conditions and Magnetic Field Using Finite Element Method", Journal of Scientific Research, 2014, Vol. 6(2), pp. 243-256. https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v6i2.14505

    2.M.J.H. Munshi, A.K. Azad, Rowshon Ara Begum, M. Borhan Uddin, and M.M. Rahman, Modeling and simulation of MHD convective heat transfer of channel flow having a cavity, International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME), 2013, Vol. 8(1), pp. 63-72.


    M. M. Billah, M.J.H. Munshi, A.K. Azad, M.S. Uddin, M.M. Rahman, "Numerical simulation of magneto-hydrodynamics mixed convection in an open channel having a semi-circular heater", Journal of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 2012 Vol. 9, pp. 1-10  https://doi.org/10.3329/jname.v9i2.8020 

    4.M.M., Billah, M.M. Rahman, M. Shahabuddin and A.K. Azad, "Heat Transfer Enhancement of Copper-Water Nanofluids in an Inclined Lid-Driven Triangular Enclosure", Journal of Scientific Research, 2011, Vol. 3(2), pp. 525-538.DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v3i3.7642

    Refereed Papers in Conference Proceedings

    5. A. K. Azad, Salma Parvin, and Md. Mustafa Kamal Chowdhury, ''Effects of Hartmann number on combined convection in a channel with cavity using Cu-water nanofluid", AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume(s) 1851, 020081 (2017).https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4984710

    6.A.K. Azad, M.J.H. Munshi, and M.M. Rahman, "Double Diffusive Mixed Convection in a Channel with a Circular Heater", Procedia Engineering, 2013, Vol. 56, pp. 157-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2013.03.102  

    Funded Research Projects

  • IIUC RESEARCH GRANTS 2018 under the Center for Research and Publication (CRP)

  • Awards & Commendations

  • Achieved Dean's Award Scholarship for the outstanding performance in B. Sc(Hon's) level from the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

  • Professional Associations

  • 1. Member, Mathematics Alumni Association of University of Chittagong, Bangladesh since January 2007.
  • 2. Member, Mathematics Association of Bangladesh, since January 2011.