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Faculty of Science & Technology (FST)

Sharmin Yousuf Rikta

Lecturer (Environmen

Profile Information

Name (English): Sharmin Yousuf Rikta

Name (Bangla): শারমিন ইউসুফ রিক্তা

Department: Faculty of Science & Technology (FST)

Rank: Lecturer

Designation: Lecturer (Environmen

Appointment Type: Permanent

Blood Group: O-


Details of Education

MSc in Environmental Water Magagement (Cranfield University, UK)
MS in Environmental Sciences (Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh)
BSc in Environmental Sciences (Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh)

Academic Achievement & Awards

1. Selected for President Gold Medal Award for university highest score (CGPA) in BSc (Honor) level.
2. Awarded with Prime Minister Gold Medal Award 2013 for faculty highest result in BSc (Honor) level.
3. Awarded with Commonwealth Shared Scholarship, UK 2015-2016.
4. Awarded with UGC Merit Scholarship 2012-2013.
5. Awarded with National Science and Technology (NST) Fellowship by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Bangladesh, 2014-2015.
6. Awarded with Jahangirnagar University Merit Scholarship 2009-2012.
7. Awarded with Faculty Highest Scorer Grant (1st Year B.Sc result) by “Aklima Anowara Trust Fund Scholarship” - 2012.
8. Awarded with Postgraduate (MS) Research Scholarship by Jahangirnagar University, funded by Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP) - a project of University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh- 2014.


1. Field Researcher and Volunteer of Canal & River Trust, UK from May 2016- September 2016.
2. Field Researcher and Volunteer of Environment Agency, UK from March 2016- May 2016.
3. Research Assistant in HEQEP project (Strengthening postgraduate research by establishing wastewater research unit) from January 2014- December 2014.
4. Field Researcher and Volunteer of Waste to Biogas project funded by JICA and Grameen Shakti, 2013.


Number Of Publication: 0

Details Of Published:

Number Of Publication: 11

Details Of Publication:

1. Toxic metals (Ni2+, Pb2+, Hg2+) binding affinity of dissolved organic matter (DOM) derived from different ages municipal landfill leachate
2. Impacts of Engineered Nanoparticles (ENPs) on Aquatic Organisms and Public Health.” Journal of Desalination and Water Purification, 6:3-8, 2017.
3.Physicochemical Composition of the Household Solid Waste and Prospect for Biogas Production. Journal of Environmental Science & Natural Resources, 9(2): 151-154, 2016.
4. Lead polluted hotspot: environmental implication of unplanned industrial development. Present Environment & Sustainable Development. Vol. 10 (1), 51-60, 2016.
5. Seasonal Variations in Water Quality of the Ganges and Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh.” Journal of Jahangirnagar University Environmental Bulletin (Peer-Reviewed), Vol. 2, 75-86, 2013.