Momotaz Begum

Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-2046
Office: Computer Science, Kingsbury Hall Rm N221C, Durham, NH 03824
Momotaz Begum


  • Ph.D., Univ of Waterloo
  • M.S., Memorial University
  • B.S., Bangladesh University of Engin

Courses Taught

  • CS 733: Mobile Robotics
  • CS 780: Top/Intro to Mobile Robotics
  • CS 980: Adv Top/Human Robot Interact

Selected Publications

Wang, R. H., Sudhama, A., Begum, M., Huq, R., & Mihailidis, A. (2017). Robots to assist daily activities: views of older adults with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers. International Psychogeriatrics, 29(01), 67-79. doi:10.1017/S1041610216001435

Begum, M., Serna, R. W., & Yanco, H. A. (2016). Are Robots Ready to Deliver Autism Interventions? A Comprehensive Review. International Journal of Social Robotics, 8(2), 157-181. doi:10.1007/s12369-016-0346-y

Begum, M., Huq, R., Wang, R., & Mihailidis, A. (2015). Collaboration of an assistive robot and older adults with dementia. Gerontechnology, 13(4). doi:10.4017/gt.2015.

Portet, F. O., Christensen, H., Rudzicz, F., & Alexandersson, J. (Eds.) (2015). Perspectives on Speech and Language Interaction for Daily Assistive Technology. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, 7(2), 1-8. doi:10.1145/2791576

Rudzicz, F., Wang, R., Begum, M., & Mihailidis, A. (2015). Speech Interaction with Personal Assistive Robots Supporting Aging at Home for Individuals with Alzheimer?s Disease. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, 7(2), 1-22. doi:10.1145/2744206

Begum, M., & Karray, F. (2011). Visual Attention for Robotic Cognition: A Survey. IEEE Transactions on Autonomous Mental Development, 3(1), 92-105. doi:10.1109/TAMD.2010.2096505

Begum, M., Karray, F., Mann, G. K. I., & Gosine, R. G. (2010). A Probabilistic Model of Overt Visual Attention for Cognitive Robots. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B (Cybernetics), 40(5), 1305-1318. doi:10.1109/TSMCB.2009.2037511

Begum, M., Mann, G. K. I., & Gosine, R. G. (2008). Integrated fuzzy logic and genetic algorithmic approach for simultaneous localization and mapping of mobile robots. Applied Soft Computing, 8(1), 150-165. doi:10.1016/j.asoc.2006.11.010

Begum, M., Mann, G. K. I., & Gosine, R. G. (2007). An evolutionary algorithm for simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) of mobile robots. Advanced Robotics, 21(9), 1031-1050. doi:10.1163/156855307781035664

Most Cited Publications