Professor Mustafizur Rahman

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Scholarships

  • 1972 – 1979: ‘Monbusho’ (Ministry of Education, Govt. of Japan) scholarship for Japanese Language (1972 – 1974), M. Eng. (1974 – 1976) and PhD (1976 – 1979) studies.
  • 1979 – 1981: JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) scholarship for post-doctoral industrial attachment.
  • 1989 – 1990: Hitachi Fellowship, Tokyo Institute of Technology.
  • 1999 (Nov-Dec): Hitachi Fellowship, Tokyo Institute of Technology

 

Scholarships

  • Dr. Eng., 1979, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • M. Eng., 1976, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • B.Eng., 1969, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology.

Professional qualifications

  •  Professional Engineer (Singapore), 1987.
  •  Chartered Engineer (IMechE., UK), 1986.

Personal data

  • Date of birth: 15-01-1949.
  • Place of birth: Bangladesh.
  • Marital status: Married to Noor Jahan Mustafiz (Singaporean),
  • Siblings: Nabil Mustafiz (30), Nafis Mustafiz (27) and Nahin Mustafiz (21).
  • Citizenship: Citizen of Singapore (since 1993).

 

Service in Professional Society

  •  Regional Editor (for Asia): Int. J. of Mechatronics and Manufacturing Systems, UK
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Engineering Design, UK
  •  Editorial Board Member, Journal of Machine Engineering, Poland
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Manufacturing Technology, India
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Automation Technology, Japan
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Precision Engineering, USA
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology, France
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Materials Processing Science and Technology, China
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Precision Technology, UK
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Micro Systems Design, KSA
    Visiting Professorships
  • Visiting Guest Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, December 1989 – July 1990
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, Mechanical Engineering Dept., Changsha National University, China, June 2011
  • Visiting Professor, Mechanical Engineering Dept., Tokyo University of Agriculture and Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, June 2003
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Manufacturing Engineering, University of Malay, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2009 – April 2010.
  • Consultant, United National Development Programme. 2002-2005

 

Employment History

  • 1970 – 1972: Assistant Production Engineer, Bangladesh Machine Tools Factory
  • 1979 – 1982: Planning Engineer, Makino Milling Machine Co, Japan.
  • 982 – 1985: Lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1985 – 1995: Senior Lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1995 – 2004: Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
  • 2004 – to-date: Professor, National University of Singapore

 

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