Dewan Md. Farid

Dewan Md. Farid is a former member of the lab who is no longer affiliated with the VUB AI Lab.
Postal address:

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Artificial Intelligence Lab
Pleinlaan 2
Building G, 10th floor
1050 Brussels

Room: 730
Phone: (+32) 466 38 32 39

Dr. Dewan Md. Farid is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Computational Modeling Lab (CoMo), Department of Computer Science, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. He is also an Assistant Professor (on leave), Department of Computer Science and Engineering, United International University, Bangladesh. He was a Visiting Faculty at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal in June 2016. He worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Computational Intelligence Group (CIG), Department of Computer Science and Digital Technology, University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK in 2013. He holds a PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh in 2012. Part of his PhD research has been done at ERIC Laboratory, University Lumière Lyon 2, France. He has published 48 peer-reviewed scientific articles, including 18 journal papers in the field of data mining and machine learning. Dr. Farid received United Group Research Award 2016 in the field of Science and Engineering. He received following Erasmus Mundus scholarships: (1) LEADERS (Leading mobility between Europe and Asia in Developing Engineering Education and Research) in 2015, (2) cLink (Centre of excellence for Learning, Innovation, Networking and Knowledge) in 2013, and (3) eLink (east west Link for Innovation, Networking and Knowledge exchange) in 2009. Dr. Farid also received Senior Fellowship I, and II award by National Science & Information and Communication Technology (NSICT), Ministry of Science & Information and Communication Technology, Government of Bangladesh respectively in 2008 and 2011. He is a member of IEEE and IEEE Computer Society.