Quality of Venues: Conferences are usually considered more prestigious than journals in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) discipline. The top two conferences in this area are CHI and CSCW. In the ICTD field, the top conferences are ICTD, COMPASS (DEV), and LIMITS. [See Google ranking for HCI venues]

Authorship order: the first author is usually the person who leads the project and writing, the last author performs a supervisory role, and the other authors make important and non-trivial contributions to the paper.

2020

  • Understanding the Challenges for Bangladeshi Women to Participate in #MeToo Movement

Aparna Moitra, Naeemul Hassan, Manash Kumar Mandal, Mansurul Bhuiyan, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

GROUP 2020 

  • Towards Automated Sexual Violence Report Tracking

Naeemul Hassan, Amrit Poudel, Jason Hale, Claire Hubacek, Khandakar Tasnim Huq, Shubhra Kanti Karmaker Santu, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ICWSM 2020 

2019

  • The Breaking Hand: Knowledge, Care, and Sufferings of the Hand of an Electronic Waste Worker in Bangladesh

Mohammad Rashidujjaman Rifat, Hasan Mahmud Prottoy, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

CHI 2019 

Best Paper Honorable Mention Award

  • "Everyone Has Some Personal Stuff”: Designing to Support Digital Privacy with Shared Mobile Phone Use in Bangladesh 

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Romael Haque, Irtaza Haider, Jay Chen, Nicola Dell

CHI 2019

  • Witchcraft and HCI: Morality, Modernity, and Postcolonial Computing in Rural Bangladesh 

Sharifa Sultana, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

CHI 2019 ​

  • Of Ulti, ‘Hajano’, and “Matachetar otanetak datam”: Exploring Local Practices of Exchanging Confidential and Sensitive Information in Urban Bangladesh 

S M Taiabul Haque, Pratyasha Saha, Muhammad Sajidur Rahman, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

CSCW 2019 ​

  • “Parar-daktar Understands My Problems Better”: Disentangling the Challenges to Designing Better Access to Healthcare in Rural Bangladesh 

Sharifa Sultana, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Susan Fussell

CSCW 2019

  • Trust and Technology Repair Infrastructures in the Remote Rural Philippines: Navigating Urban-Rural Seams 

Esther Jang, Philip Garrison, Mary Claire Barela, Ronel Vincent Vistal, Thessa Cunanan, Philip Martinez, Mia Perez, Matthew William Johnson, Andoy Evangelista, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Josephine Dionisio, Kurtis Heimerl

CSCW 2019

Diversity and Inclusion Award

  • "My cousin bought the phone for me. I never go to mobile shops”: The Role of Family in Women’s Technological Inclusion in Islamic Culture 

Samia Ibtasam, Lubna Razaq, Maryam Ayub, Jennifer R Webster, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Richard Anderson

CSCW 2019

  • The Art and Craft of Fraudulent App Promotion in Google Play

Mizanur Rahman, Nestor Hernandez, Ruben Recabarren, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Bogdan Carbunar

CCS 2019

  • Critical Requirements Engineering in Practice

Leticia Duboc, Curtis McCord, Christoph Becker, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE Software 2019

  • Online Sexual Harassment over Anonymous Social Media in Bangladesh

Fayika Farhat Nova, Shion Guha, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat, Pratyasha Saha, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha

ICTD 2019

  • Exile Within Borders: Understanding the Limits of the Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in Iraq 

Dina Sabie, Samar Sabie, Cansu Ekmekcioglu Dedeoglu, Yasaman Rohanifar, Fatma Hashim, Steve Easterbrook, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

LIMITS 2019 

  • Moving into a Technology Land: Exploring the Challenges of the Refugees in Canada in Accessing its Computerized Infrastructures

Dina Sabie, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

COMPASS 2019

  • Can Women Break the Glass Ceiling?: An Analysis of #MeToo Hashtagged Posts on Twitter 

Naeemul Hassan, Manash Kumar Mandal, Mansurul Bhuiyan, Aparna Moitra, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ASONAM 2019 

  • Health risk assessment of heavy metals in E-waste recycling shops in Dhaka, Bangladesh 

Marfua Mowla, Ehsanur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud Prottoy, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nirupam Aich, Nafisa Islam

iCERP 2019 

  • Silencing the Minority through Domination in Social Media Platform: Impact on the Pluralistic Bangladeshi Society 

Arpeeta Shams Mizan, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ELCOP Yearbook of Human Rights

  • Nonparticipation of Bangladeshi women in# MeToo movement

Naeemul Hassan, Manas Kumar Mandal, Mansulurl Alam Bhuiyan, Aparna Moitra, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ICTD 2019 (poster/ short paper)

 

  • Shada Baksho: a hardware device to explore the fears of using mobile phones among the rural women of Bangladesh

Sharifa Sultana, Shaid Hasan, Khandaker Reaz Mahmud, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ICTD 2019 (poster/short paper) 

  • Ambivalence: Simultaneous Tactile Experiences of Using and Recycling Smartphones

Yasaman Rohanifar, Mohammad Rashidujjaman Rifat, Nusrat Jahan Mim, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

DIS 2019 (Demo)

2018

  • Designing for Voice: The Challenges of Access, Autonomy, and Accountability 

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed 

Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University.

  • Digital Privacy Challenges with Shared Mobile Phone Use in Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Romael Hoque, Jay Chen, Nicola Dell

CSCW 2017/18

  • Making or Making Do?  Challenging the Mythologies of Making and Hacking

Morgan G. Ames, Silvia Lindtner, Shaowen Bardzell, Jeffrey Bardzell, Lilly Nguyen, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nusrat Jahan, Steven J. Jackson, Paul Dourish

Journal of Peer Production, Vol.  12, 2018.

  • , Confronting Autism in Urban Bangladesh: Unpacking Infrastructural and Cultural Challenges

Upol Ehsan, Nazmus Sakib, Md Munirul Haque, Tanjir Soron, Devansh Saxena, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Amy Schwichtenberg, Golam Rabbani, Shaheen Akter, Faruq Alam, Azima Begum, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

EAI Transactions on Pervasive Health and Technology. Vol. 4(14), 2018

2017

  • Privacy, Security, and Surveillance in the Global South: A Study of Biometric Mobile SIM Registration in Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Romael Hoque, Shion Guha, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat, Nicola Dell

CHI 2017

 

  • Market Practices and the Bazaar: Technology Consumption in Informal ICT Markets in the Global South 

Priyank Chandra, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Joyojeet Pal

CHI 2017​

  • When the internet goes down in Bangladesh 

Mehrab Bin Morshed, Michaelanne Dye, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Neha Kumar

CSCW 2017

  • Working with Women in ICTD 

Jasmine Hentschel, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Faheem Hussain, Nova Ahmed, Neha Kumar

ICTD 2017 (note)

  • Privacy Vulnerabilities in the Practices of Repairing Broken Digital Artifacts in Bangladesh 

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha, Mohammad Rashidujjaman Rifat, Faysal Hossain Shezan, Nicola Dell

ITID 2017

2016

  • Peer-to-peer in the workplace: A view from the road

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nicola Bidwell, Himanshu Zade, Srihari Muralidhar, Anupama Dhareshwar, Baneen Karachiwala, Cedrick Tandong, Jacki O'Neill

CHI 2016

Best Paper Honorable Mention Award

 

  • Values in Repair

Lara Houston, Steven J. Jackson, Daniela Rosner, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Meg Young, Laewoo Kang

CHI 2016​​

  • Privacy in Repair: An Analysis of the Privacy Challenges Surrounding Broken Digital Artifacts in Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat, Md. Foysal Hossain, Nicola Dell

ICTD 2016

Best of ICTD 2016 Papers

  • In search of missing pieces: A re-examination of trends in ICTD research

Meghana Marathe, Priyank Chandra, Vaishnav Kameswaran, Tsuyoshi Kano, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ICTD 2016 (short paper)​

  • Computing beyond Gender-Imposed Limits

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nova Ahmed, Faheem Hussain, and Neha Kumar

LIMITS 2016

  • Privacy Concerns in Repairing

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha, Md Rashidujjaman Rifat

SOUPS 2016 (poster)

2015

  • Residual Mobilities: Infrastructural Displacement and Post-Colonial Computing in Bangladesh 

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Nusrat Jahan Mim, Steven J. Jackson

CHI 2015

  • Learning to Fix: Knowledge, Collaboration and Mobile Phone Repair in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Steven J. Jackson, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat

ICTD 2015

  • Suhrid: A Collaborative Mobile Phone Interface for Low Literate People

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Maruf Zaber, Mehrab Bin Morshed, Habibullah Bin Ismail, Dan Cosley, Steven J. Jackson

DEV 2015

2014

  • Protibadi: A Platform for Fighting Sexual Harassment in Urban Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Steven J. Jackson, Nova Ahmed, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat, A.S.M. Rizvi, Shamir Ahmed, Rifat Sabbir Mansur

CHI 2014

  • Learning, Innovation, and Sustainability among Mobile Phone Repairers in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Steven J. Jackson, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat

DIS 2014

  • Privacy Concerns in Repairing

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha, Md. Rashidujjaman Rifat

SOUPS 2014 (poster)

  • Sensing Stress Network for Social Coping

Mashfiqui Rabbi, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

CSCW 2014 (poster)

  • Sex and the ICT

Tasmin Chowdhury, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

Workshop on Women Empowerment through ICT

2013

  • Ecologies of Use and Design: Individual and Social Uses of Mobile Phones Within Low-Literate Rickshaw-Puller Communities in Urban Bangladesh

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Steven J. Jackson, Maruf Zaber, Mehrab Bin Morshed, Habibullah Bin Ismail, Sharmin Afrose

DEV 2013​

  • Following Bibliometric Footprints: The ACM Digital Library and the Evolution of Computer Science

Shion Guha, Stephanie Steinhardt,Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Carl Lagoze

JCDL 2013

  • Toward a Time-sensitive Mesoscopic Analysis of Co-Author Networks: A Case Study of Two Research Specialties

Theresa Velden, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Scott Allen Cambo, Carl Lagoze

ISSI 2013

  • Toward a Mesoscopic Analysis of the Temporal Evolution of Scientific Collaboration Networks

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Scott Allen Cambo, Carl Lagoze, Theresa Velden

iConference 2013 (short paper)

  • Types of Autistic Children Identification and Implementation in e-Learning Software

Ishrat Ahmed, Samiha Samrose, Anika Anwar, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, and Md. Md Mustafizur Rahman

IEEE Workshop on Human and technology (WHAT), 2013.

  • Usage of the Memory of Mobile Phones by Illiterate People

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Maruf Zaber, Shion Guha

DEV 2013 (poster)

  • Design implication for a customized smartphone file explorer from user feedback

Sabirat Rubya, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

DEV 2013 (poster)

2012

  • Distance matters: an exploratory analysis of the linguistic features of Flickr photo tag metadata in relation to impression management

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Shion Guha

SIGMOD DBSocial 2012

  • The State of Open- StreetMap in Bangladesh

Sohaila Binte Ridwan, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 7546, 2012

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  • VizResearch: Linking the knowledge of people and the people with knowledge

Sarah Masud, Monjura Afrin, Farhana Murtaza Choudhury, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

Procedia Computer Science

2011

  • A-Class: Intelligent Classroom Software for the Autistic Children

Md. Ridwanur Rahman, Proteek Chandan Roy, Shujon Naha, Ishrat Ahmed, Samiha Samrose, Md. Mizanur Rahman, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ISCI 2011

  • A computer game based approach for increasing fluency in the speech of the autistic children

Anika Anwar, Md Mustafizur Rahman, SM Ferdous, Samiul Alam Anik, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE ICALT 2011

  • Speech Development of Autistic Children by Interactive Computer Games

Md. Mustafizur Rahman, S. M. Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Anika Anwar,

Journal of Interactive Technology and Smart Education (ITSE)

  • Cutting a cornered convex polyhedron out of a sphere

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Masud Hasan, Md. Ariful Islam

Graphs and Combinatorics

  • Toward a Robust Trust Model for Ensuring Security and Privacy in VANETs

Une Thoing Rosi, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

In “Security of Self-Organizing Networks: MANET, WSN, WMN, VANET”, CRC Press 2011.

  • Birth Record Communicator: A Pathway to Automated Health Data Acquisition System

Ali S Sabbir, M Omar Rahman, Khosru M. Salim, Raihan Bin Rafique, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md Hasanuzzaman Bhuiyan, Md. Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Shahid Ferdous

WISH 2011

  • Smart Blood Query: A Novel Mobile Phone Based Privacy-Aware Blood Donor Recruitment and Management System for Developing Regions

Sajidur Rahman, Khondoker Asif Akter, Shakil Hossain, Anjon Basak, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE DMWPC 2011

  • The state of OpenStreetMap in Bangladesh

Sohaila Binte Ridwan, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

HCIToCH 2011

  • Toward a mobile phone based solution for microcredit in rural Bangladesh

Masum Ahmed, AKM Fahad Aziz, Raj Narayan Saha, Susmita Das, Laila Sharmin, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE SCOReD 2011

  • Developing the concept of money by interactive computer games for autistic children

Arshia Zernab Hassan, Bushra Tasnim Zahed, Fatema Tuz Zohora, Johra Muhammad Moosa, Tasmiha Salam, Md Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Shahid Ferdous, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE ISM 2011

  • OpenStreetMap for the disaster management in Bangladesh

Sufian Latif, KM Rakibul Islam, Md Monjurul Islam Khan, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE ICOS 2011

2010

  • Vindictive Voronoi Games and Stabbing Delaunay Circles

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Masud Hasan, Awalin Sopan

 ISVD 2010​

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  • Cutting a cornered convex polygon out of a circle

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Ariful Islam, Masud Hasan

Journal of Computers

  • Cutting a convex polyhedron out of a sphere 

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Ariful Islam, Masud Hasan

WALCOM 2010

  • On finding a better position of a convex polygon inside a circle to minimize the cutting cost

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Mansurul Alam Bhuiyan, Masud Hasan, Ishita Kamal Khan

WALCOM 2010

2009

  • Algorithms in Computational Geometry

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

Bachelor Thesis 2009

  • An Efficient System for Searching Frequently Lost Objects Using Binary Detection Sensor

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

ASME ICACTE 2009

  • Searching for the Centers of Spheres and Ellipsoids

Md Hasanuzzaman Bhuiyan, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE ACT 2009

  • Policy Requirements to Ensure Security in Enterprise Grid Security Systems

Md Hasanuzzaman Bhuiyan, Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed

IEEE CSA 2009

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  • Cutting a convex polyhedron out of a sphere

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md. Ariful Islam, Masud Hasan

2008

  • Cutting a cornered convex polygon out of a circle

Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed, Md Ariful Islam, Masud Hasan

 ICCIT 2008