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Mohammad Atiqul Islam

[Mohammad Islam]

Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Last Updated: June 14, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Computer Architecture and Security, Data Center Management, Cyber-physical Systems

Biography

Biography

I received my PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Riverside in 2018. I got my bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in 2008.

Education

Education

    • 2018 PhD in Electrical Engineering
      University of California Riverside, Riverside, California
    • 2008 BS in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
      Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Appointments

Appointments

    • Jan 2019 to Present Assistant Professor
      Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • Aug 2008 to July 2012 Specialist
      Core Network Planning, Robi Axiata Ltd. (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
    • Apr 2008 to July 2008 Engineer
      BSS, Huawei Technologies Ltd. (Dhaka, Bangladesh)

Memberships

    • Jan 2020 to Present Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
      IEEE Young Professionals is the group of IEEE members and volunteers who have graduated from their first professional degree within the past 15 years. It is an international community, whose members are interested in elevating their professional image, expanding their global network, connecting with peers locally and giving back to their community. Since it encompasses all members from recent university graduates to experienced professionals and entrepreneurs, the group is highly diverse in what it has to offer.
    • Jan 2018 to Present IEEE Computer Architecture
    • May 2017 to Present ACM
    • Mar 2013 to Dec 2013 IEEE

Awards and Honors

    • Jan  2019 Rising STARs Program sponsored by University of Texas System
    • Sep  2015 Dean's Distinguished Fellowship sponsored by University of California, Riverside

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • June 2021 to Aug 2022 Ultra-Low-Cost Server-Level Power Monitoring in Data Centers sponsored by  -  $10000
      Mohammad Islam (Funded)

Publications


      2020
      • Conference Proceeding
        PowerKey: Generating Secret Keys from Power Line Electromagnetic Interferences
        [Yang, Fangfang, Islam, MohammadA., Ren, Shaolei]. "International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS)". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-65745-1_21
      • Conference Proceeding
        DeepPM: Efficient Power Management in Edge Data Centers using Energy Storage
        [Shao, Zhihui, Islam, Mohammad A, Ren, Shaolei]. "2020 IEEE 13th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD)". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CLOUD49709.2020.00058
      • Conference Proceeding
        Your Noise, My Signal: Exploiting Switching Noise for Stealthy Data Exfiltration from Desktop Computers
        [Shao, Zhihui, Islam, MohammadA, Ren, Shaolei]. "ACM SIGMETRICS '20". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/3393691.3394178

      In Process
      • Conference Proceeding
        Heat Behind the Meter: A Hidden Threat of Thermal Attacks in Edge Colocation Data Centers
        [Shao, Zhihui, Islam, Mohammad, Ren, Shaolei]. "IEEE International Symposium on High-Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA-27)". Accepted.

      2018
      • Conference Proceeding
        Why Some Like It Loud: Timing Power Attacks in Multi-tenant Data Centers Using an Acoustic Side Channel
        [Islam, MohammadA., Yang, Luting, Ranganath, Kiran, Ren, Shaolei]. Proceedings of the ACM on Measurement and Analysis of Computing Systems - SIGMETRICS. New York, NY, USA: "ACM". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/3179409
        http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3179409
      • Conference Proceeding
        Multi-operator backup power sharing in wireless base stations
        NOMS 2018 - 2018 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium
        [Nguyen, M.N. H., Tran, N.H., Islam, M.A., Pham, C., Ren, S., Hong, C.S.]. 1-9. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/NOMS.2018.8406244
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Spot Capacity Market to Increase Power Infrastructure Utilization in Multi-tenant Data Centers
        2018 IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA)
        [Islam, M., Ren, X., Ren, S., Wierman, A.]. 776-788. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/HPCA.2018.00071

      2017
      2016
      • Conference Proceeding
        Co-scheduling of datacenter and HVAC loads in mixed-use buildings
        2016 Seventh International Green and Sustainable Computing Conference (IGSC)
        [Wei, T., Islam, M.A., Ren, Shaolei, Zhu, Qi]. 1-8. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IGCC.2016.7892609
      • Conference Proceeding
        Minimizing electricity cost for geo-distributed interactive services with tail latency constraint
        2016 Seventh International Green and Sustainable Computing Conference (IGSC)
        [Islam, M.A., Gandhi, A., Ren, S.]. 1-8. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IGCC.2016.7892602
      • Conference Proceeding
        A market approach for handling power emergencies in multi-tenant data center
        2016 IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA)
        [Islam, M.A., Ren, X., Ren, S., Wierman, A., Wang, X.]. 432-443. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/HPCA.2016.7446084

      2015
      • Conference Proceeding
        A Contract design approach for colocation data center demand response
        2015 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD)
        [Ahmed, K., Islam, M.A., Ren, S.]. 635-640. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICCAD.2015.7372629
      • Conference Proceeding
        Paying to save: Reducing cost of colocation data center via rewards
        2015 IEEE 21st International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA)
        [Islam, M.A., Mahmud, H., Ren, S., Wang, X.]. 235-245. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/HPCA.2015.7056036

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        Can Data Center Become Water Self-sufficient?
        Proceedings of the 6th USENIX Conference on Power-Aware Computing and Systems
        [Ahmed, Kishwar, Islam, MohammadA., Ren, Shaolei, Quan, Gang]. 8--8. Berkeley, CA, USA: "USENIX Association".
        http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2696568.2696576
      • Conference Proceeding
        GreenColo: A novel incentive mechanism for minimizing carbon footprint in colocation data center
        International Green Computing Conference
        [Islam, M.A., Ren, S., Wang, X.]. 1-8. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IGCC.2014.7039140

      2013
      • Conference Proceeding
        Online Energy Budgeting for Virtualized Data Centers
        2013 IEEE 21st International Symposium on Modelling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems
        [Islam, M.A., Ren, S., Quan, G.]. 424-433. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MASCOTS.2013.64
      • Conference Proceeding
        Distributed resource management in data center with temperature constraint
        2013 International Green Computing Conference Proceedings
        [Islam, M.A., Ren, S., Pissinou, N., Mahmud, H., Vasilakos, A.V.]. 1-10. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IGCC.2013.6604466

Presentations

    • June  2020
      Islam, Mohammad, "Your Noise, My Signal: Exploiting Switching Noise for Stealthy Data Exfiltration from Desktop Computers". (June , 2020).
    • July  2019
      Islam, Mohammad, "Securing Warehouse-Scale Computers", University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute (UTARI), Arlington, Texas. (July 26, 2019).
    • June  2018
      Islam, Mohammad, " Why Some Like It Loud: Timing Power Attacks in Multi-tenant Data Centers Using an Acoustic Side Channel", ACM, Irvine, CA. (June 18, 2018).
    • February  2018
      Islam, Mohammad, "A Spot Capacity Market to Increase Power Infrastructure Utilization in Multi-tenant Data Centers", IEEE, Vienna, Austria. (February 26, 2018).
    • October  2017
      Islam, Mohammad, "Exploiting a Thermal Side Channel for Power Attacks in Multi-Tenant Data Centers", ACM, Dallas, Texas. (October 30, 2017).
    • June  2017
      Islam, Mohammad, "A First Look at Power Attacks in Multi-Tenant Data Centers", ACM, Urbana-Champaign, IL. (June 5, 2017).
    • June  2017
      Islam, Mohammad, "A Spot Capacity Market to Increase Power Infrastructure Utilization in Multi-Tenant Data Centers", ACM, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois. (June 5, 2017).
    • March  2016
      Islam, Mohammad (Author & Presenter), "A New Perspective on Energy Accounting in Multi-Tenant Data Centers", USENIX, Santa Clara, CA. (March 19, 2016).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Iftakhar Ahmad, (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • 2020
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      (Computer Science and Engineer)

Courses

      • CSE 4323-001 QUANTITATIVE COMPUTER ARCH
        (Course Id: 102470)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4323-002 QUANTITATIVE COMPUTER ARCH
        (Course Id: 102470)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4323-001 QUANTITATIVE COMPUTER ARCH
        (Course Id: 102470)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4323-002 QUANTITATIVE COMPUTER ARCH
        (Course Id: 102470)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CSE 4323-001 QUANTITATIVE COMPUTER ARCH
        (Course Id: 102470)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus

Service to the University

    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Faculty Search Committee
    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      PhD Admissions Committee

Service to the Profession

    • Apr 2020 to  Present
      Committee Member
      NSysS 2020
    • Oct 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Access
    • Aug 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Transactions on Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computing Systems
    • June 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Transactions on Sustainable Computing
    • Apr 2018 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
    • Oct 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
    • May 2017 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking
    • Dec 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
    • June 2016 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing
    • Feb 2015 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Journal of Communications and Networks
    • June 2014 to  Present
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      ACM Computing Surveys
    • Dec 2014 to  Dec 2014
      Reviewer, Conference Paper
      Design Automation Conference