Nazmul Islam

Associate Professor
School of Engineering and Computational Sciences
The University of Texas at Brownsville
LHSB 2.712

One West University Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78520
Phone: 956-882-6664 



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Dr. Nazmul Islam is serving as an associate professor in the School of Engineering and Computational Sciences at the University of Texas at Brownsville. He also has served as an assistant professor in the Electrical Engineering at Northern Arizona University. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He worked as a post-doctoral research associate in biomedical engineering department at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Islam finished his M.Sc in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech in 2002. Dr. Islam earned his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 1999. He worked at the Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN, as research associate.

Dr. Islam is leading the research efforts of MEMS/NEMS Research Group at the University of Texas at Brownsville. His current research concentrates in the areas of Micro/Nano-fluidics, Bio-sensors and MEMS/NEMS devices. He organizes numerous symposiums, sessions at ASME conferences. Currently he is a Senior IEEE member and associated with ASME. Dr. Islam is the recipient of Olegario Vazquez Rana Faculty Fellow Award, FY 2008-10, and 2011-12 at the University of Texas. He is also the recipient of NSF-NUE, NSF-MRI, DoEd, SFAz, AWI research award. Dr. Islam was recognized for Excellence in Research by College of Science, Mathematics and Technology, CSMT 2013, at UTB.


New University is coming in the Valley.  The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will enroll its inaugural class of first-year students in the Fall 2015.

Dr. Islam will be the part of College of Engineering and Computer Science at UT-RGV.

Visit following link to know more about the new university.