Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME)

Lt Col Md. Maruf Hasan, Ph.D, EME

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME)


Room: 3rd Floor, Tower-4, MIST.

Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.



  • PhD in Neuroimmunology

           University of Regensburg, Germany. Duration: 2008-2012

  • M.Sc. in Biotechnology

           Lund University, Sweden. Duration: 2005-2007

  • B.Sc. in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering

           Khulna University, Bangladesh. Duration: 1998-2002



  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Lunbeckfonden (Lundbeck foundation) and Danish Multiple Sclerosis Society, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
    • September, 2012- March, 2014
  • Research Fellowship, Focus Program Translational Neuroscience (FTN), University medical center, Mainz, Germany.
    • July, 2011-August, 2012
  • PhD Fellowship, German Science Foundation (DFG)
    • 2008-2012
  • Travel Grant, Keystone Congress in Th17 cells. Vancouver, Canada.
    • 2009
  • Travel Grant, International Congress of Immunology, Berlin, Germany.
    • 2009
  • Research Assistant Fellowship, Neuroinflammation Unit, Department of Experimental Medicine. University of Lund, Sweden.
    • July, 2007-November, 2007
  • Master’s thesis scholarship. Bibi & Nils Jensen’s Foundation, Sweden.
    • 2007
  • Summer scholarship. University of Lund, Sweden.
    • 2006
  • Merit scholarship for 1 semester. University of Khulna, Bangladesh.
    • 2000


  • FACULTY MEMBER, Department of BME, Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
    Duration: 2015 – Present.
  • MANAGER, Biosafety Office, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b), Mohakhali, Dhaka.
    Duration: 2014 – 2015
  • POSTDOC, Neuroimmunology, Biotech Research & Innovation Centre (BRIC), University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
    Duration: 2012 – 2014
  • RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, Neuroimmunology, University Medical Center, Mainz, Germany.
    Duration: 2011 – 2012



Research Domain: Bioengineering, Neuroinflammtion, Neuroscience, Tumor Immunology, Immunoengineering, Tissue engineering, Stem cell engineering, Autoimmunity, Biosafety and Security.



  • Rahman MM, Hasan M, Ahmed A. (2021). Potential detrimental role of soluble ACE2 in severe COVID-19 comorbid patients. Journal of Reviews in Medical Virology. Impact factor: 6.98


  • Anik, M.I., Mahmud, N., Al Masud, A. and Hasan, M., 2021. Gold nanoparticles (GNPs) in biomedical and clinical applications: A review. Nano Select.


  • Hasan M, Neumann B, Haupeltshofer S, Stahlke S, Fantini MC, Angstwurm K, Bogdahn U and Kleiter I (2015). Activation of TGF-β-induced non-Smad signaling pathways during Th17 differentiation. Immunology & Cell Biology. Impact factor: 5.12


  • Hoppmann N, Graetz C, Paterka M, Poisa-Beiro L, Larochelle C, Hasan M,Lill CM, Zipp F and Siffrin V. (2014). New candidates for CD4 T-cell pathogenicity in experimental neuroinflmmation and multiple sclerosis. BRAIN,Impact factor: 13.50


  • Liu Y, Carlsson R, Comabella M, Wang J, Kosicki M, Carrion B, Hasan M, Wu X, Montalban X, Dziegiel MH, Sellebjerg F, Sørensen PS, Helin K. and Issazadeh-Navikas S. (2014). FoxA1 directs the lineage and immunosuppressive properties of a novel regulatory T cell population in EAE and MS. Nature Medicine. Impact factor: 53.44


  • Liu Y, Carlsson R, Ambjorn M, Hasan M, Badn W, Darabi A, Siesjö P and Issazadeh-Navikas S. (2013).PD-L1 expression by neurons nearby tumors indicates better prognosis in glioblastoma patients.Journal of Neuroscience.Impact factor: 6.16


  • Kleiter I, Song J, Lukas D, Hasan M, Neumann B, Croxford AL, Pedré X, Hövelmeyer N, Yogev N, Mildner A, Prinz M, Wiese E, Reifenberg K, Bittner S, Wiendl H, Steinman L, Becker C, Bogdahn U, Neurath MF, Steinbrecher A, Waisman A. (2010). Smad7 in T cells drives T helper 1 responses in multiple sclerosis and experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. BRAIN,Impact factor: 13.50


  • Teige A, Bockermann R, Hasan M,Olofsson K E, Liu Y, Issazadeh-Navikas S. (2010). CD1d-dependent NKT cells play a protective role in acute and chronic arthritis models by ameliorating antigen-specific Th1 responses. Journal of Immunology.Impact factor: 5.42





Human Physiology

Molecular Biology for Engineers

Tissue Engineering

Cell and Tissue Engineering

Hospital Planning, Design, and Management

Professional Ethics

Human Physiology

Physiological Control Systems

Biomedical Engineering Design

Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurement