Teacher Info:

Name: Dr. Md. Abdul Alim
Designation: Professor and Head, Department of Mathematics, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Ph.D. with specialization in CFD, Combustion and Heat Transfer from  Mechanical Engineering, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK. 
M.Phil. (Fluid Dynamics) from Department of Mathematics, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics from Department of Mathematics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
B.Sc.
(Honours) in Mathematics from University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Correspondencemaalim@math.buet.ac.bd, a0alim@gmail.com, a.alim@live.com
Telephone: +8802-9665603 (off), 9665650-80/Ext-7494, 7338 or 7750(off), 7953(Res), 01552345618(m)

Websitehttp://teacher.buet.ac.bd/maalim/
Publications: Click here for List of Publications

Conference Organization

Assistant Secretary:  Organizing Committee of the  16th Mathematics Conference

Member: Organizing committee of the 13th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics (13ACFM)

Member: Organizing Committee of the  17th Mathematics Conference, JU, Savar, Dhaka

 

Review Works

1. Reviewer of many articles (more the 300) of different (more than 90 ) international journals/Conference Proceedings

2. University Grants Commission (UGC) of  Bangladesh, Research Projects Evaluation

3. DAERS, BUET,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, Research Project Evaluation.

4. Evaluated many MSc, MPhil and PhD theses as external examiner of different Universities of
Bangladesh and other Countries
.

5. Evaluated Ministry of Sci Tech, Govt Bangladesh Research Project Proposal Evaluation.

6. Reviewed/evaluated research project proposal/report from other countries.

 

 

Math Olympiad

Member: Organizing Committee of the  Inter University Mathematical Olympiad 2009

Judge:  Eastern University Math Olympiad, EUMO 2011, 27 January 2011

Member Secretary and Judge:  5th National Undergraduate Mathematics Olympiad 2013

Member Organizing Committee and Judge:  7th Dhaka SRU Mathematics Olympiad 2015

Convener: 8th National Undergraduate Mathematics Olympiad (NUMO 2016), Final Round

 

 

Postgraduate Thesis Supervised

 

 

M.Phil/M.Sc

  1. Md. Miraj Ali, Numerical Study of Radiation on Natural Convection Flow on a Sphere with Heat Generation, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (15 January - 2007).

  2. Tahmina Akhter, Effect of Radiation on Natural Convection Flow on a Sphere with Isothermal surface and uniform Heat Flux, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (17 April - 2007).

  3. Dipika Rani Dhar, Group-Theory Method on Similarity Solution of Unsteady Free -Convection Flow from a Moving Vertical Surface with Suction and Injection, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (30 September- 2007).

  4. Md. Mahbubar Rahman, Application of Finite Volume Method for Solving Fluid Structure Interaction Problem, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (26 April - 2008).

  5. A .T. M. Mahobubur Rahaman Sharker, Effects of Temperature Dependent Thermal Conductivity on Magnetohydrodynamic Free Convection Flow Along A Vertical Flat Plate with Heat Conduction, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (27 August - 2008).

  6. Fariza Tul Koabra, Finite Element Simulation of Natural Convection from an Open Rectangular Cavity Containing Adiabatic Circular Cylinder, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (23 September - 2008).   

  7. Mohammad Ali, Optimization Techniques Applied In Vehicles Replacement Period: A Case Study of BRTC Public Buses, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (24 February - 2009).

  8. Amena Ferdousi, Numerical Study of The Effects of Radiation on Natural Convection Flow From A Porous Vertical Plate In Presence of Heat Generation, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (31 March - 2009).

  9. Rehena Nasrin, Effects of Temperature Dependent Thermal Conductivity on the coupling of conduction and Joule heating with Magnetohydrodynamic free convection Flow Along a Vertical Flat Plate , M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (08 August - 2009).

  10. Sheikh Anwar Hossain, Numerical Investigation on Natural Convection from an Open Rectangular Cavity Containing a Heated Circular Cylinder, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (04 December - 2010).

  11. Monjur Morshed, Generalization of Simplex Method with Analytical and Computational Techniques for Solving Linear Programming Problem, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (11 December - 2010).

  12. Mohammed Nasir Uddin, Finite Element Analysis for Steady State Natural Convection in an open Square Cavity having Partially Heated Circular Cylinder, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (22 January - 2011).

  13. Mahmuda Binte Mostofa Ruma, Conjugate effects of heat and mass transfer on natural convection flow for a vertical flat plate with chemical reaction, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 19 February - 2011)

  14. Mozzem Hossain, Effects of Temperature Dependent Thermal Conductivity on Magnetohydrodynamic Free Convection Flow Along a Vertical Flat Plate with Heat Generation, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 17 September - 2011)

  15. A. K. M. Safiqul Islam¸ Effects of Temperature Dependent Thermal Conductivity on   Magnetohydrodynamic Free Convection Flow along a Vertical Flat Plate, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 11 October - 2011).

  16. Aki Farhana¸ Finite Element Analysis on Magneto-Hydrodynamic Mixed Convection Flow in a Triangular Enclosure, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 17, January - 2012).

  17. Salina Akter¸ Drag Analysis of Different Ship Models Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Tools, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 26  June - 2012).

  18. Muhammad Sajjad Hossain¸ Finite Element Analysis on Heat Flow Based on Heatline Concept for MHD Free Convection within Trapezoidal Cavity, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 01 July - 2012).

  19. Abdul Halim Bhuiyan, Study of Free Convection in A Square Cavity with Magnetic Field and Semi Cylindrical Heat Source of Different Orientations, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 13 Dec - 2014).

  20. Kakali Chowdhury¸ MHD Mixed Convection Flow Around A Triangular Obstacle Placed in A Lid Driven Square Cavity, M.Phil Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 31, May - 2015).

  21. Marin Akter (Std No. 1014092501)¸ ANALYTICAL SOLUTION OF THE DISTRIBUTIVE THRUST FORCES DUE TO STORM SURGES IN COASTAL AREA, M.Sc Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, ( 22, November - 2016).

  22. Shoriful Islam (Std No. 1014092507), Study of Mixed Convection Flow Around A Falling Spherical Object Within Water Filled Vertical Tube, M.Sc Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (28, February - 2017).

 PhD

  1. Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Numerical Study on  The Effect of Conduction in Mixed Convection Flow in A Rectangular Cavity with A Heat Conducting Horizontal Cylinder, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (02 May - 2009).

  2. Nazma Parveen, Magnetohydrodynamic Natural Convection Flow with Temperature Dependent Physical Properties Along a Vertical Wavy Surface, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (08, October- 2011).

  3. Md. Miraj Ali, “Conjugate Effects of Radiation and Joule Heating on Magnetohydrodynamic Free Convection Flow along a Sphere with Heat Generation”, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (09, February- 2012).

  4. Kazi Humayun Kabir, “Numerical Study of The Effects of Stress Work on MHD Natural Convection Flow of Viscous Incompressible Fluid along a Uniformly Heated Vertical Wavy Surface”, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 23 August - 2014;  Date of thesis submission 02 June 2013, Defense 09 Aug 2014, Approval at syndicate 23 August - 2014).

  5. Md. Rezaul Karim, “Analytical and Numerical Study of Traveling Wave Solution for Higher Dimensional and Higher Order K-dV Equations”, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (23 August - 2014; Date of thesis submission 31 March 2014, Defense 16 Aug 2014, Approval at syndicate 23 August - 2014).

  6. Rehena Nasrin, A 3D Numerical Study of Thermofluid Characteristics of a Flat Plate Solar Collector using Nanofluid, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (23, August- 2015).

  7. Fariza Tul Koabra, Study of Natural Convective Heat Transfer of Nanofluids in Cubical Enclosure, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, (25 June - 2016).

  8. Dipika Rani Dhar, Study of Group-Theory Method on Similarity Solution of Unsteady Convective Flow Past on A Moving Curved Surface with Suction and Injection, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (June, 2016, Defense 22 January 2017).

  9. Md. Abdur Rahman , Thermophoretic Particle Deposition on MHD Convective Flow of Micropolar Fluid over A Stretchable Sheet, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Natural Science Group, National University, Gazipur-1704, Bangladesh, (December 2016, Defense 2017).

  10. Sheikh Anwar Hossain, Numerical Investigation on MHD Natural Convection in an Open Square Cavity Containing a Heated Circular Cylinder, PhD Thesis, Department of Mathematics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, (December 2016, Defense 2017).

Supervisory responsibilities: Some of the present postgraduate students are:

  1. Mohammed Nasir Uddin (Teacher, BUP, Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka), (PhD)
  2. Md. Nasir Uddin (Assistant Professor, BAUET, Qadiarabad Cantonment),(PhD)
  3. Mohammad Ali (Teacher, CUET), (PhD)
  4. M. Jahirul Haque Munshi (PhD)
  5. Shahidul Alam (PhD)
  6. Mohammad mokaddes Ali (PhD)
  7. Sayeda Fahmida Ferdousi (M.Phil)
  8. Ishrat Zahan (M.Phil)
  9. Abdur Rob (M.Phil)
  10. Md. Rezaul Haque (M.Phil)
  11. Saika Mahjabin (M.Phil)
  12. Samsun Nahar (M.Phil)
  13. Farzana Akhter (M.Sc)
  14. Shewly Aktar (M.Sc)