Electrical Engineering Student

Mahmudur Khan


  • Ph.D., Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2018
  • M.S. Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, 2015
  • B.Sc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 2011


  • Design and Analysis of Digital Circuits
  • Fundamentals of Computer Engineering
  • Microprocessor System Design
  • Embedded System Design

Research Interests

  • Free-Space-Optical Communication
  • UAV Networks and Communication
  • Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
  • Optical Wireless Communication for Virtual Reality Systems


  • Best Paper Award at the ACM NOSSDAV 2021
  • Graduate Research Fellowship, University of Nevada, Reno, 2014

Recent Publications

  • Jessica Vazquez-Estrada, Suman Bhunia, Mahmudur Khan, Yicheng Qian, and Nero Tran Huu. "Neighbor Discovery in a LoRa Assisted Multi-Transceiver Free-Space-Optical Network." Accepted, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, Austin, Texas, April 2022.
  • Jacob Chakareski, and Mahmudur Khan. "Wifi-VLC dual connectivity streaming system for 6DOF multi-user virtual reality." Proceedings of the ACM Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video, Pages 106-113, Istanbul, Turkey, September 2021.
  • Jacob Chakareski, Mahmudur Khan, Tanguy Ropitault, and Steve Blandino. "6DOF Virtual Reality Dataset and Performance Evaluation of Millimeter Wave vs. Free-Space-Optical Indoor Communications Systems for Lifelike Mobile VR Streaming." Proceedings of Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pages 1051-1058, Virtual, November 2020.
  • Mahmudur Khan, Jacob Chakareski, and Sabyasachi Gupta. "RF-FSO Dual-Path UAV Network for High Fidelity Multi-Viewpoint Scalable 360  Video Streaming." Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing, Pages 1-6, Tampere, Finland, September 2020.
  • Mahmudur Khan, and Jacob Chakareski. "Neighbor Discovery in a Free-Space- Optical UAV Network." Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Waikoloa, HI, USA, December 2019.