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Abid Hossain Khan has completed his M.Sc in Nuclear Engineering from University of Dhaka (DU) in 2018 and B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in 2016.

He has worked as a Project Engineering on the installation and commissioning project of "Super Insulated Vacuum Line (SIVL)" at Coca-cola Plant, International Beverage Private Ltd. (IBPL), Valuka, Mymensingh from April, 2016 to August, 2016. He has also served as Lecturer and Assistant Course Coordinator, Department of Mechanical Engineering at Sonargaon University (SU) from September, 2016 to January, 2018. After that, he joined as a Lecturer at Jashore University of Science and Technology (JUST) on January, 2018 and served the university till April, 2021.

He is currently employed as Assistant Professor, Institute of Nuclear Power Engineering, BUET. He has published 02 book chapters, 16 journal articles and 02 conference papers as a researcher. His research interests are Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer, Nuclear Thermal Hydraulics and Nuclear Safety.



B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)

Passing year: 2016

M.Sc in Nuclear Engineering

University of Dhaka (DU)

Passing year: 2018



Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)

Assistant Professor

Institute of Nuclear Power Engineering (INPE)

Duration: 2nd May, 2021 - present

Jashore University of Science and Technology (JUST)


Department of Industrial and Production Engineering (IPE)

Duration: 13th January, 2018 - 28th April, 2021

Sonargaon University (SU)


Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Duration: 19th September, 2016 - 9th January, 2018

ProActive Engineering Limited Bangladesh (PEL-BD)

Project Engineer

SIVL Project, Coca-Cola IBPL Pvt. Ltd.

Duration: 5th May, 2016 - 15th September, 2016



Book Chapters

  • Khan, Abid Hossain, Muhammed Mahbubur Razzaque, and Md Shafiqul Islam. "Performance Evaluation of Multi-layer Barriers for Machine-Induced Low-Frequency Noise Attenuation.",Intelligent Manufacturing and Energy Sustainability. Springer, Singapore, 2020. 1-10, DOI: 10.1007/978-981-15-1616-0_1
  • Ghosh, Angkush Kumar, Abid Hossain Khan, and ANM Mizanur Rahman. "Improvement of Electric Heater Design for Household Cooking Application in Developing Countries." Intelligent Manufacturing and Energy Sustainability. Springer, Singapore, 2020. 33-41, DOI: 10.1007/978-981-15-1616-0_1

Journal Articles

  • Khan, Abid Hossain et al. "Development of an optimized thermodynamic model for VVER-1200 reactor-based nuclear power plants using genetic algorithm." Alexandria Engineering Journal (2022), DOI: 10.1016/j.aej.2022.02.052
  • Islam, Md Shafiqul, Abid Hossain Khan, and Sohel Rana. "Knowledge, Belief, and Attitude of Bangladeshi Youth toward the Development of Nuclear Power." Nuclear Energy and Technology 7.4 (2021): 271-283, DOI: 10.3897/nucet.7.69414
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, Md Shafiqul Islam, and Istiak Uddin Sazzad. "Calibration of κ-ε turbulence model for thermal–hydraulic analyses in rib-roughened narrow rectangular channels using genetic algorithm." SN Applied Sciences 3.6 (2021): 1-26, DOI: 10.1007/s42452-021-04645-x
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, et al. "Applying quality function deployment for designing a cryogenic piping system." International Journal of Quality Engineering and Technology 8.2 (2021): 119-150, DOI: 10.1504/IJQET.2021.113710
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, and Md Shafiqul Islam. "A New Algorithm for a Condenser Design for Large-Scale Nuclear Power Plants in Tropical Region." Journal of Thermal Science 29.5 (2020): 1370-1389, DOI: 10.1007/s11630-020-1270-x
  • Ahmed, S. M., et al. "Modelling the barriers in managing closed loop supply chains of automotive industries in Bangladesh." International Journal of Supply and Operations Management 7.1 (2020): 76-92, DOI: 10.22034/ijsom.2020.1.5
  • Islam, Md Shafiqul, and Abid Hossain Khan. "Thermal-hydraulic analysis of fuel rod of a TRIGA Mark II research reactor." International Journal of Engineering & Technology 9.1 (2020): 69-76, 10.14419/ijet.v9i1.30035
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, et al. "A Numerical Study on the Transient Response of VVER-1200 Plant Parameters during a Large-break Loss of Coolant Accident." Indian Journal of Science and Technology 12 (2019): 27, DOI: 10.17485/ijst/2019/v12i27/145294
  • Nain, HM Zulqar, Md Shafiqul Islam, and Abid Hossain Khan. "A Study on Thermal-Hydraulics Characteristics for Designing a Shell and Tube Conderser for a 1200 MWe Nuclear Power Plant." Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 43.2 (2019): 181-189, DOI: 10.3329/jbas.v43i2.45739
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, and Md Shafiqul Islam. "A PCTran-Based Investigation On The Effect Of Inadvertent Control Rod Withdrawal On The Thermal-Hydraulic Parameters Of A VVER-1200 Nuclear Power Reactor." Acta Mechanica Malaysia 2.2 (2019): 32-38, DOI: 10.26480/amm.02.2019.32.38
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, et al. "An Investigation on the Possible Radioactive Contamination of Environment during a Steam-Line Break Accident in a VVER-1200 Nuclear Power Plant." Current World Environment 14.2 (2019): 299-311, DOI: 10.12944/CWE.14.2.14
  • Rahman, Md Sumon, et al. "Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders: A Case Study of Sawmill Workers in Bangladesh." Current World Environment 14.2 (2019): 336-345, DOI: 10.12944/CWE.14.2.18
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, and Md Shafiqul Islam. "Prediction of thermal efficiency loss in nuclear power plants due to weather conditions in tropical region." Energy Procedia 160 (2019): 84-91, DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.02.122
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, et al. "Evaluation of cooling capability of an eco-cooler: experimental and numerical analyses." Energy Procedia 160 (2019): 100-107, DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2019.02.124
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, S. Hasan, and M. A. R. Sarkar. "Analysis of Possible Causes of Fukushima Disaster." International Journal of Nuclear and Quantum Engineering 12.2 (2018): 53-58
  • Khan, Abid Hossain, M. A. R. Sarkar, and Imran Khan. "Development of a prosthetic hand operated by EEG brain signals and EMG muscle signals." International Journal of Control Theory and Applications 8.3 (2015): 941-948

Conference Papers

  • Hossain, M., A. H. Khan, and M. A. R. Sarkar. "A Numerical Approach of Designing the Primary Containment Building of a Pressurized Water Reactor." Transactions of American Nuclear Society 118.1 (2018): 809-810
  • Khan, A. H., I. Khan, and M. A. R. Sarkar. "Design and Development of a Mind-controlled Prosthetic Hand Using Electroencephalography Sensor." ICMIME-2015, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Project Reports

  • Haque, A. S. M., A. H. Khan, and S. M. T. Ahmed. "A Study on Identifying Skill and Technology Gap of Jashore Light Engineering Cluster." SME Foundation (Studies) url: https://smef.portal.gov.bd/site/files/f1146e08-0069-4cdf-ae11-b9ef298b51e6


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NPE 6114

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