On September 23, 2021, the Department of Computer Science, AIUB organized its 2nd session of Computing Lecture Series. The session began at 1:00PM at online platform MS Teams. The purpose of this lecture series is to share and highlight research and development work of faculty members of computer science within the department. The young faculty members of the department can be benefitted most from this type of event by engaging themselves with senior faculty members to develop and promote their research skills.
The speaker of the 2nd session of Computing Lecture Series was Dr Kamruddin Md Nur who is an Associate Professor in the department of Computer Science. Dr. Nur presented his research talk on “Computer Vision-based Disaster Detection and Risk Assessment using Machine Learning”. During the presentation, Dr. Nur mainly focused on how to detect disaster and assess risk using Machine Learning approaches. In support of this research talk, Dr Nur showed and shared research findings on the presented topic.
Besides, there was a discussion session after the presentation where interested faculty members actively participated with their thoughts and views on Computer Vison-based disaster and risk assessment, particularly in the direction of machine learning approaches.
The event was graced by the presence of Associate Professor Mr. Mashiour Rahman (Associate Dean, FST) and Prof. Dr Dip Nandi (Director, FST). Dr Md Mahbub Chowdhury Mishu (Head of Computer Science) moderated the session.