School of Engineering, Information Technology and Physical Sciences

Prof Joarder Kamruzzaman

Name Prof Joarder Kamruzzaman  
Position Title Lecturer
Campus Gippsland
Room 4N232
Phone +613 51226665

Research interests

  • Internet of Things
  • Machine learning
  • Data analytics
  • Cybersecurity

Short biography

Joarder Kamruzzaman received the BSc and MSc degrees in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, and the PhD degree in Computer Science from Muroran Institute of Technology, Hokkaido, Japan. Currently, he is a Professor in the School of Engineering, Information Technology and Physical Sciences, Federation University Australia. Previously, he served Monash University Australia (2004-13) as an Associate Professor and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (1986-04) as a Professor. He has taught diverse courses including programming, networking, mobile communications, computer security and machine learning. His research interests include distributed computing, Internet of Things, machine learning and cyber security. During 2008-2014, he served as the Director of the Centre for Multimedia Computing, Communications and Artificial Intelligence Research (MCCAIR) hosted first by Monash University and later by Federation University, and as the co-Director of Research, Monash University, Gippsland campus (2009-10).

Kamruzzaman has published 240+ peer-reviewed publications which include 65+ journal papers, 160 conferences, 11 book chapters and two edited reference books. Most of his publications are in top-ranked journals and conferences in his field, including in the highest ranked journal in the whole computer science domain. He is the recipient of Best Paper award in four international conferences: ICICS’15, Singapore; APCC’14, Thailand; IEEE WCNC’10, Sydney, Australia and in the IEEE-ICNNSP’03, Nanjing, China. He was also awarded Best Researcher award in the Faculty of Science & Technology in Federation University in 2016, and was nominated for ‘Teaching Excellence’ award and ‘Supervisor of the Year’ award by Monash University in 2008. His publications are cited over 2300 times and have h-index 22, g-index 40 and i-10 index 59. He has received nearly A$2.3m competitive research funding, including prestigious ARC (Australian Research Council) grant and large CRC (Collaborative Research Centre) grant, and successfully supervised 20 PhDs and 8 Masters to completion. He was the founding Program co-Chair of the first International Symposium on Dependability in Sensor, Cloud, and Big Data Systems and Applications (DependSys), China in 2015. He has served 32 conferences in leadership capacities including Program co-Chair, Publicity Chair, Track Chair and Session Chairs, and since 2012 as an Editor of the Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications, and had served as the lead Guest of Elsevier Journal Future Generation Computer Systems and guest editor of Journal of Networks.


  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education - Monash University 2005
  • PhD (Information Systems) - Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan 1993
  • Master of Science (Electrical Engineering) - Bangladesh University of Eng. & Technology 1988
  • Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineering) - Bangladesh University of Eng. & Technology 1986

Teaching areas

  • Data Communication and Networks
  • Mobile Networks and wireless Communications
  • Network Protocol and Services
  • Information and Network Security
  • Infrastructure for e-Commerce
  • Professional Development
  • Artificial Neural Systems

Extended research profile