Jesmin Farzana Khan, Ph.D.


                                                         

Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering
307 Luther H. Foster Hall
Tuskegee University
Phone: +1-334-727-8987 (Office)
Email: khanj@tuskegee.edu


Education

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2009
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of South Alabama, 2004
B.S., Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 1998

Research Area/Interest

Signal Processing, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Communications, Power Electronics, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Biomedical Engineering, Smart Grids, RF, Radar, Remote Sensing, Hyper-Spectral Imaging, Education .

Work Experience

Assistant Professor    Department of Electrical Engineering, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama, USA., August 2009 to Present.

Campus Director of  Education and Diversity Program   NSF/DOE CURENT ERC (Center for Ultra-wide-area Resilient Electric Energy 
Transmission Networks) 

Part-Time Faculty   Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama, USA, Summer 2009 Semester. 

Teaching Assistant    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama, USA, January 2005 to August 2005 and August 2006 to May 2009. 

Research Assistant    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of South Alabama, USA, August 2002 to May 2005.

Lecturer    Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, February 9, 1999 to August 20, 2003.
              

Publications and Other Writings

Referred Journal Papers (Published/Accepted)

1. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, Mohammd S. Alam, Reza R. Adhami, “Color image trend adjustment using a color bidimensional empirical mode decomposition method,” to appear in Journal of Electronic Imaging, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2012.
2. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Feature Points Extraction from the Local Frequency Map of an Image,” Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol. 2012, Article ID 182309, pp. 1-15, 2012.
3. Jesmin F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, “Image segmentation and shape analysis for road sign detection,” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp 83-96, March 2011. 
4. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, “A novel approach of edge detection via a fast and adaptive bidimensional empirical mode decomposition method,” Advances in Adaptive Data Analysis, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 171-192, April 2010. 
5. Jesmin F. Khan, M. S. Alam and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Automatic Target Detection in FLIR Imagery via Probabilistic Neural Networks,” Applied Optics, Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 464-476, 2009. 
6. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “A Customized Gabor Filter for Unsupervised Color Image Segmentation,” Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 489-501, March 2009.
7. Jesmin F. Khan, Kenneth E. Barner and Reza R Adhami, “Feature Point Detection Utilizing the Empirical Mode Decomposition,” EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Vol. 2008, Special Issue on the Empirical Mode Decomposition and the Hilbert-Huang Transform, Article ID 287061, pp. 1-13, 2008.
8. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, Jesmin F. Khan, “Fast and adaptive bidimensional empirical mode decomposition using order-statistics filter based envelope estimation,” EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Special Issue on the Empirical Mode Decomposition and the Hilbert-Huang Transform, Article ID 728356, pp. 1-18, 2008. 
9. Q. Huda, F. Ferdous, Jesmin F. Khan and K. Tahera, “Design of a Detector Circuit in the Visible Region by Using LED,” Asian Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 565-568, 2005
10. Jesmin F. Khan and M. S. Alam, “Target Detection in Cluttered Forward-looking Infrared Imagery,” Optical Engineering, Vol. 44, No. 7, pp. 076404: 1-8, July 2005. 
11. M. R. Haider, M. N. Islam, M. S. Alam and Jesmin F. Khan, “Shifted phase-encoded fringe-adjusted joint transform correlation for multiple target detection”, Optics Communications, Vol. 248, pp. 69-88, April 2005.
12. M. S. Alam, M. Haque, Jesmin F. Khan and H. Kettani, “Fringe-adjusted JTC Based Target Detection and Tracking in FLIR Image Sequence”, Optical Engineering, Vol. 43, No. 6, pp. 1407-1413, 2004. 
13. M. S. Alam, Jesmin F. Khan and A. Bal, “Heteroassociative multiple-target tracking by fringe-adjusted joint transform correlation”, Applied Optics, Vol. 43, No. 2, pp. 358-365, 2004. 


Submitted

1. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan, and Kazi Rahman, “Space Vector PWM for a Two-Phase VSI,” submitted to Electric Power Systems Research. 
2. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan, Gregory Murphy and Mohammad Alam, “Characteristic Wave Detection and Noise Removal from ECG signal using Empirical Mode Decomposition”, submitted to Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.
3. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan and Reza Adhami, “Local Frequency Information for Object Recognition”, submitted to Engineering Applications in Artificial Intelligence.
4. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan and Reza Adhami, “Hierarchical Clustering of EMD based Interest Points for Road Sign Detection”, submitted to Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies.
5. Jesmin Khan and Sharif Bhuiyan, “Weighted Entropy for Segmentation Evaluation”, submitted to Journal of the Optical Society of America A.
6. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan, Mohammad Alam, Paheding Sidike, and Ravi Gollapalli, “Oil Spill Detection from the Classification of Multispectral Imagery”, submitted to Journal of Applied Remote Sensing.
7. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Sherell Carey, Jesmin F. Khan, “Analysis of signal trend by a pseudo-EMD method with applications to weather and speech data,” submitted to Advances in Adaptive Data Analysis.

Conference Papers (Published/Accepted)

1. Jesmin Khan, Sharif Bhuiyan and Morgan Arline, “Embedded Zerotree Wavelet Based Data Compression for Smart Grid”, accepted in Proc. of IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC).
2. Paheding Sidike, Jesmin F. Khan, Mohammad S. Alam, and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Spectral Unmixing of Hyperspectral Data for Oil Spill Detection”, accepted in Proc. of SPIE Optics and Photonics for Information Processing VI.
3. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan and Mohammad S. Alam, “Spatial domain sharpening of color image employing bidmensional empirical mode decomposition,” Proc. of SPIE (Defense, Security and Sensing 2012: Optical Pattern Recognition XXIII), Vol. 8398, 2012, (Baltimore, Maryland, USA, April 2012).
4. Paheding Sidike, Jesmin F. Khan, Mohammad S. Alam, Ravi Gollapalli, and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Efficient classification of multispectral imagery for oil spill detection,” Proc. of International Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering (ICAEE, 2011), (December 2011, Dhaka, Bangladesh).
5. Jesmin F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Gregory V. Murphy, and Mohammad S. Alam, “Empirical Mode Decomposition of the ECG signal for Noise Removal,” (Invited Paper) Proc. of SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing, (Orlando, Florida, USA, April 2011)
6. Jesmin. F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Kazi M. Rahman, “Voltage Enhancement of A Two-phase Inverter Using SVPWM,” Proc. of 2011 Joint IEEE Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT) & 43rd Southeastern Symposium on System Theory (SSST), (Auburn, Alabama, USA, March 2011).
7. Jesmin. F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Evaluation of the Number of Segments using Weighted Entropy,” Proc. of 2011 Joint IEEE Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT) & 43rd Southeastern Symposium on System Theory (SSST), (Auburn, Alabama, USA, March 2011).
8. Jesmin F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, “Empirical mode decomposition based interest points for road sign detection,” Proc. of 2010 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS), pp. 278-283, (October 2010, San Francisco, California, USA).
9. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, “A bidimensional empirical mode decomposition method for color image processing,” Proc. of 2010 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS), pp. 272-277, (October 2010, San Francisco, California, USA).
10. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, Mohammad S. Alam, “Trend adjustment in color images using bi-dimensional empirical mode decomposition,” Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 7696, pp. 76961R:1-12, (SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing; Optical Pattern Recognition XXI), (Orlando, Florida, USA, April 2010).
11. Jesmin F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, “Distortion invariant road sign detection,” Proc. of 2009 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2009), pp. 841-844, 2009, (Cairo, Egypt, November 2009).
12. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, Nii O. Attoh-Okine, Reza R. Adhami, “Study of Bidimensional Empirical Mode Decomposition Method for Various Radial Basis Function Surface Interpolators,” Proc. of Eighth IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA 2009), pp. 18-24, 2009, (Miami, Florida, USA, December 2009).
13. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Image segmentation based road sign detection,” Proc. of IEEE SoutheastCon 2009, pp. 24-29, 2009, (Atlanta, Georgia, March 2009). 
14. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, Jesmin F. Khan, “Edge detection via a fast and adaptive bidimensional empirical mode decomposition,” Proc. of 2008 IEEE International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing, pp. 199-204, 2008 (Cancun, Mexico, October 2008).
15. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Kenneth E. Barner, “Empirical mode decomposition based interest point detector,” Proc. of 2008 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal processing (ICASSP), pp. 1317-1320, 2008, (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, March-April 2008).
16. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “'Unsupervised image segmentation utilizing penalized inverse expectation maximization algorithm,” Proc. of 2008 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal processing (ICASSP), pp. 937-940, 2008, (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, March-April 2008).
17. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, Jesmin F. Khan, “A novel approach of fast and adaptive bidimensional empirical mode decomposition,” Proc. of 2008 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal processing (ICASSP), pp. 1313-1316, 2008 (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA March-April 2008).
18. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza. R. Adhami and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Color Image Segmentation Utilizing a Customized Gabor Filter,” Proc. of IEEE SoutheastCon 2008, pp. 539-544, 2008 (Huntsville, Alabama, USA, April 2008). 
19. Jesmin F. Khan, Reza R. Adhami and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Interest Points Detection based on Local Frequency Information of an Image,” Proc. of IEEE SoutheastCon 2008, pp. 569-574, 2008 (Huntsville, Alabama, USA, April 2008).
20. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Reza R. Adhami, Heggere S. Ranganath, Jesmin F. Khan, “Aurora Image Denoising with a Modified Bidimensional Empirical Mode Decomposition Method,” Proc. of IEEE SoutheastCon 2008, pp. 527-532, 2008 (Huntsville, Alabama, USA, April 2008).
21. Jesmin. F. Khan, M. S. Alam, R. R. Adhami, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Minimax distance transform correlation filter-based target detection in FLIR imagery,” Proc. of SPIE (Applications of Digital Image Processing XXVIII), Vol. 5909, pp. 62-73, August 2005, (50th SPIE Annual Meeting, Optics and Photonics, San Diego, California, 31 July- 4 August 2005). 
22. Jesmin. F. Khan, and M. S. Alam, “Target detection in cluttered FLIR imagery using probabilistic neural networks,” Proc. of SPIE (Automatic Target Recognition XV), Vol. 5807, pp. 55-66, May 2005, (Orlando, Florida, March-April 2005). 
23. Jesmin. F. Khan, and M. S. Alam, “Efficient target detection in cluttered FLIR imagery,” Proc. of SPIE (Optical Pattern Recognition XVI), Vol. 5816, pp. 39-53, March 2005, (Orlando, Florida, March-April 2005). 
24. M. S. Alam, Jesmin. F. Khan and A. Bal, “Fringe-adjusted joint transform correlation based hetero-associative multiple target tracking” Proc. of SPIE (Automatic Target Recognition XIV), Vol. 5426, pp. 176-187, September 2004, (Orlando, Florida, April 2004).
25. M. R. Haider, M. N. Islam, M. S. Alam and Jesmin. F. Khan, “Modified phase-encoded fringe-adjusted joint transform correlation for multiple target detection,” Proc. of SPIE (Optical Pattern Recognition XV), Vol. 5437, pp. 75-86, April 2004. 
26. Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin. F. Khan, M. N. Islam and M. S. Alam, “Distortion Invariant Target Detection Using Phase-only Filter in Fractional Power Optical Joint Transform Correlator,” Proc. of ICEECE, pp. 68-73, December 2003, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
27. M. S. Alam, M. Huq, Jesmin. F. Khan, H. Kettani, Abdul A. S. Awwal, K. M. Iftekharuddin, "Fringe-adjusted JTC based target detection and tracking using subframes from a video sequence," Proc. of SPIE (Photonic Devices and Algorithms for Computing V) Vol. 5201, pp. 85-96, December 2003, (San Diego, California, 2003). 
28. Jesmin. F. Khan, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Kazi M. Rahman, “Improvement of Output Phase Voltage Amplitude of A Two-phase Inverter by Using Space Vector Pulse Width Modulation,” Proc. of ICECE 2002, pp. 328-331, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 2002.

Submitted

1. Paheding Sidike, Jesmin F. Khan, Mohammad S. Alam, Ravi Gollapalli, and Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, “Techniques for multispectral image classification to detect oil spill,” submitted to IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA).
2. Sherell Carey, Sharif M. A. Bhuiyan, Jesmin F. Khan, “Trend Analysis of Sea Surface Temperature and Sea Level Pressure Employing a Pseudo-EMD method,” submitted to Eleventh International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications 2012 (ICMLA 2012), (Boca Raton, Florida, USA, December 12-15, 2012).


                                                                            

Professional Recognition

Listed in Marquis Who's Who in America (65th Edition 2011).


  • Listed in Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering (11th Edition 2011-2012)
  • Member of Phi-Kappa-Phi. Honor Society.
  • Member of Tau-Beta-Pi. Honor Society.
  • Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
  • Member of American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)
  • School of Graduate Studies Dean's List, Academic Year 2006-08, University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Other Professional Activities/Experience

Research/Grant Proposal :
Submitted as PI
• “Wavelet packet transform for the analysis, denoising and compression of power system signals in smart grid”, NSF Advanced-Paid Grant, April 2012, (Not Funded).
• “Remote Non-Contact Monitoring of Human Cardiopulmonary Activity”, NSF Advanced-Paid Grant, April 2011, (Not Funded). 
• “2010 PACE/HP Workstation and Printer Offer Proposal”, October 2010, (Not Granted).

Submitted as CO-PI
• “Acquisition of a complete hyperspectral imaging system for research, education, training and development”, Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) proposal, NSF, January 2011 (Not Granted). 
• “Technology developments for improved response, mitigation, detection, characterization, and remediation associated with oil spills and accompanying release of gas”, British Petroleum (BP), July 2011 (Not Funded).
• “Petroleum Incident Detection and Monitoring via Imaging” British Petroleum (BP), February 2012 (Not Funded).
• “Arctic Surface Awareness via Remote Sensing (ASARS)”, DARPA under BAA-12-28, May 2012 (Not Funded).

Reviewing :

Technical Reviewer:
• Panel reviewer, the National Science Foundation (2009)

Journals
• IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
• IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement
• IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
• IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics
• IET Computer Vision
• EURASIP Advances in Signal Processing
• Optical Engineering
• Journal of X-ray Science and Technology

Conferences
• 42nd annual Southeastern Symposium on System Theory (SSST 2010)
• International Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering (ICAEE, 2011)

Professional Memberships/Recognitions
• Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in America (65th Edition 2011).
• Listed in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (11th Edition 2011-2012)
• Member of Phi-Kappa-Phi. Honor Society.
• Member of Tau-Beta-Pi. Honor Society.
• Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
• Member of American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)
• Best Graduate Student in the University of Alabama in Huntsville by Phi-Kappa-Phi, Academic Year 2007-2008
• School of Graduate Studies Dean’s List, Academic Year 2006-08, University of Alabama in Huntsville.