Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Dhaka Engineering University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Southampton University, 1977. Diploma in Management, East London University, 1990.
Assistant engineer, WAPDA, Bangladesh, 1968-1969; lecturer, Dhaka Engineering U., Bangladesh, 1969-1972; researcher, U. Southampton, 1972-1981; senior engineer, Birmid Qualcast, 1981-1983; senior lecturer, Nanyang Technological U., Singapore, 1983-1988; director Research and Development, Maxtor Corporation, Singapore, 1988-1993; associate professor, National U., Singapore, since 1993. Consultant project manager Superconductor Technologies, 1993-1994, Lin Xiang Technologies, Singapore, 1993, Synergy Power boulevard, Malayasia, 1994-1995.
Fellow IEB/Bangladesh. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Institution of Electrical Engineers/London, IES/Singapore.
Married Begum Mariam Rashid, August 12, 1972. Children: Brishte Fatema, Barsha Ayesha, Rabi Sulaiman.