Sanaul Haque

Sanaul Haque
Post-doctoral researcher
Software Engineering
LUT School of Engineering Sciences


Sanaul Haque holds a PhD in Medicine (Medical, Physics, and Technology) from the University of Oulu, Finland in 2020, an MSc degree in Telecommunications in the Business Environment from QMUL (Queen Mary, University of London), London, the UK in 2014 and holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Business Information Systems from UEL (University of East London), London, the UK in 2012. Sanaul also holds a Certification in Teaching and Learning from South East Technological University (SETU), Ireland in 2021.

He has been conducting multidisciplinary collaborative research activities. His research area covers persuasive technology and gamification towards digital solutions. His research aims at how digital interventions can be sustained through the users' behavioural change perspective.

He is the winner of Marie Curie Research Fellowship (2016) under EU funded CHESS-ITN Project, SETU President Fellowship, Ireland (2016), and Government of Ireland International Educational Fellowship (GOI-IES) (2019). 

Research supervision:

  • Doctoral co-supervision at LUT University, Finland:
    • 1. Larry Abdullai (Aug, 2021-present),
    • 2. Laura Partanen (Mar, 2022-present),
    • 3. Isak Archer (Jan, 2024-present)

  • EULiST co-operation research supervision at Jönköping University, Sweden: Isak Archer (May, 2023-Dec, 2023)

  • Master thesis:
  • 1) Asif Hassan Russel (Jun, 2024-present)
  • 2) Mansoor Waseem (Oct, 2023-Mar, 2024)
  • 3) Ashan Sami Turzo (Mar-Jun, 2024) 

  • Bachelor thesis:
  • 1) Veeti Engblom (Feb, 2024-Jun, 2024)


  • CS30A7402: Software and Application Innovation (Master degree module) (2022-present)
  • CT10A7004: Sustainability and IT (Master degree module) (2023-present)
  • CT10A7022: Personal Literature Study (2023-present) (For Doctoral students only)
  • CT10A2100: Research Project 1 - Services and Platform (Master degree module) (2023-present)
  • CT10A2200: Research Project 3 - Innovation and Digital Sustainability (Master degree module) (2023-present)

Sanaul always welcomes new people, such as students and research collaborators, to work with.