Kidney Tumor Diagnosis wins first prize at the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

7 Mar 2024

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted the CSE Annual Research Day 2024 on 07 March 2024. The event united student researchers and faculty for a collaborative exchange of ideas and research plans.

Amidst an atmosphere charged with intellectual enthusiasm, participants eagerly presented their research findings, each striving to encapsulate the essence of their thesis within a strict three-minute timeframe. The audience, comprising esteemed faculty members, peers, and industry professionals, were captivated by the innovative ideas and groundbreaking discoveries presented by the students.

Amongst the standout presentations, our project, “Kidney tumor diagnosis” emerged victorious, clinching the prestigious first prize. Currently two undergraduate students are working in this project. Joyita Faruk and SK Sadia Tasnim Elma worked brilliantly to formulate a pictorial overview of the project as Joyita Faruk took the stage to present with great confidence.

The students have been showing remarkable performance throughout the projects progress and have demonstrated academic excellence by showcased their ability to communicate complex ideas effectively to a diverse audience. Dr. Saadia Binte Alam, our esteemed supervisor, associate professor and Head of the Department, graced the event with her presence, radiating pride and satisfaction towards the outcome.

The success of this inaugural 3MT competition not only celebrated the dedication and hard work of the participating students but also underscored the growing importance of research dissemination and communication in academia. As the event concluded, it left a lasting impact, inspiring the undergraduate researchers to embrace the challenge of presenting their work succinctly and persuasively.