Research Interests

Cloud Computing Pervasive Computing Human Computer Interaction

Journal Publications

Md. Mahfuzur Rahman and Peter Graham, “Compatibility-based Static VM Placement to Minimize Interference”, in Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA), Volume 84, Pages 68-81, 2017

Mahfuzur Rahman and Peter Graham, “Responsive and Efficient Resource Provisioning for Multimedia Application”, in Elsevier Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Volume 53 Issues C, Pages 458-468, 2016
Mahfuzur Rahman, Mohammad Shorfuzzaman, and Mehedi Masud, “Characterizing End-to-End Delay Performance of Randomized TCP Using an Analytical Model”, in International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), 7(3), 2016

Conference Publications

Md. Solaiman Chowdhury, Md Abu Osman, and Md Mahfuzur Rahman. "Preference-Aware Public Transport Matching", In Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology (IEEE ICIET 2018).

Md. Mahfuzur Rahman, Ruppa Thulasiram, and Peter Graham, “Differential Time-shared Virtual Machine Multiplexing for Handling QoS variation in Clouds”, In Proceedings of the 1st International ACM Workshop on Cloud-based Multimedia Applications and Services for E-Health (ACM CBMAS-EH 2012)
Mahfuzur Rahman and Peter Graham, “Hybrid Resource Provisioning for Clouds”, in Proceedings of High Performance Computing Symposium (HPCS 2012)
Mahfuz Rahman, Sean Gustafson, Pourang Irani and Sriram Subramanian, “Tilt Techniques: Investigating the Dexterity of Wrist-based Input”, In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (ACM CHI '09), 1943-1952 [Obtained Nomination for the best paper award and current citation: 126]
Nabeel Hassan, Md. Mahfuz Rahman, Pourang Irani and Peter Graham, “Chucking: A One-handed Document Sharing Technique”, In Proceedings of the 12th IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT '09), 264-278
Md. Mahfuzur Rahman, Pourang Irani and Peter Graham, “Natural Gesture-Based Techniques for sharing Documents from a Private to a Public Display” in Proceedings of the Workshop on designing multi-touch interaction techniques for coupled Public and Private Displays (PPD 2008)
Abdur Razzaque, Mahfuzur Rahman, “An Efficient Disconnected Operation Protocol in Storage Area Network (SAN) Distributed File System” published in Proceedings of the International Conference of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering (ICCMSE 2004), 448-452

Thesis

PhD: Improved Virtual Machine (VM) based Resource Provisioning in Cloud Computing [pdf] MSc: Fully Automated Quality of Service (QoS) Aware Service Composition [pdf]

Awards & Scholarships

TRTech Research Assistantship University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship Manitoba Provincial Graduate Scholarships ACM Multimedia Conference/SIGMM Travel Grants OIC Undergraduate Scholarships

Anonymous Review

IEEE Systems Journal Journal - Concurrency and Computation Practice and Experience International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks Special issue: Ambient Assisted Living (AAL): Sensors, Architectures and Applications International Workshop on Emerging Multimedia Applications for Smart Cities ACM MM Workshop on Cloud-Based Multimedia Applications and Services for E-Health