Md Ashiqur Rahman

PhD Student

Office: GS 718

Interests: Computer networks, Internet Architecture and Named Data Networking


I'm a continuing Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science. I completed my B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering in 2015 from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET), Bangladesh. I grew up in Dhaka city, the capital of Bangladesh.

​​​​​Research Interests

Computer Networks, Internet Architecture and Protocol design and Network Security. I am currently working with Dr. Beichuan Zhang and focusing on the architectural analysis and protocol design of Named Data Networking (NDN) in wireless networks. Previously I worked on scheduling algorithms with network coding in vehicular ad-hoc networks during my undergrad research.

What long-term project do you want to work on?

I want to work on the analysis, application, performance, and security perspectives of Information-Centric Networking for building a scalable internet.

What do you enjoy most about your work?

Working with the complex problems related to internet architecture and building scalable solutions. I also enjoy working with a large group of scholars who work on NDN.

What are your career goals?

I plan to study more on Information-Centric Networking and continue research in this field.

​​​​Tell us something interesting about yourself!

I love to play badminton and cricket. Love watching science fiction and thriller movies and TV series.