Research & Publication

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·        2018-2023
Ayesha Akter,ab Masafumi Goto,*a Megat Johari Megat Mohd Noor,a Ahmed Parvez,c Shamsunnahar Khanam, Md. Abu Bakar Siddique, e Md Faysal Hossainf and Tapos Kormoker (2023),
“Immobilization of heavy metals in tannery sludge by the formation of tobermorite in subcritical water treatment with rice husk silica, Royal Society of Chemistry. IF:4.036 (Q1)

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·         Tahsina Khan, Shamsunnahar Khanam, Md Habibur Rahman, Syed Mahbubur Rahman | Determinations of microfinance facility or installing solar home system (SHS) in rural Bangladesh | Energy Policy | Volume 132 | 2019, IF: 5.042 (Q1)

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·         Shamsunnahar Khanam, Md. Golam Muktadir and Afnan Dilshad (2022) Climate Change and Its Impact in Different Seasons: A Micro-level Community Based Study in the South-Western Coastal Area, Bangladesh” JOURNAL OF FST (Volume 1, Issue 1).

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·         Raihan Sorker and Shamsunnahar Khanam (2022) “Phthalate esters (PAEs) : Emerging organic pollutant  in Aquatic Ecosystems”, for publication in the JOURNAL OF FST (Volume 1, Issue 1).

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·        Eng. K.J. Sirikumara   and  Dr. Shamsunnahar Khanam (2021), “Understanding the Diffusion,Performance and Barriers of Biogas Development” INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FORINNOVATIVE RESEARCH IN MULTIDISCIPLINARY FIELD, (ISSN: 2455-0620) (ScientificJournal Impact Factor: 6.719) Monthly Peer-Reviewed, Refereed, Indexed ResearchJournal, Index Copernicus International - IC Value: 86.87.

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

·        Shamsunnahar Khanam1*,Tabassum Sultana2, and Zannatul Ferdous3 (July, 2021)“Retail Food Waste: Existing Research and Research Gap”, Ann Soc Sci Manage Stud.2021; 6(5): 555696. DOI: 10.19080/ASM.2021.06.555696

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

Ayesha Akter, MegatJohari Megat Mohd Noor, Masa Goto, Shamsunnahar Khanam, Ahmed Parvez, Md.Rasheduzzaman (2019), “Landslide Disaster in Malaysia: An Overview”,INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, Vol 8 Issue 6, DOINo. : 10.24940/ijird/2019/v8/i6/JUN19058

D. Shamsunnahar Khanam

Md. Istiak Hossain, Dr.Shamsunnahar Khanam, Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan (June, 2021), “ Assessment ofWater Quality Parameters and Associated Health Impacts of Supplied DrinkingWater in Mohakhali and Banani Area of Dhaka City, Bangladesh, InternationalOrganization of Scientific Research (IOSR), Journal of Environmental Science,Toxicology and Food Technology, Vol. 15 (6), DOI: 10.9790/2402-1506025966

Alamgir Kabir

(6) Sorker, R., Khan, M.W., Kabir, A., Nawar, N. (2023) Variations in ecosystem service value in response to land use changes in Dhaka and Gazipur Districts of Bangladesh. Environmental Systems Research, 12, 32. 

(5) Rahman, RR. & Kabir, A. (2023). Spatiotemporal analysis and forecasting of air quality in the greater Dhaka region and assessment of a novel particulate matter filtration unit. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 195: 824.

(4) Kabir, A., Sraboni, H. J., Hasan, M. M. & Sorker, R. (2022). Eco-environmental Assessment of the Turag River in the Megacity of Bangladesh. Environmental Challenges, 6: 100423. 

(3) Kabir, A., Amin, M. N., Roy, K. & Hossain, M. S. (2021). Determinants of climate change adaptation strategies in the coastal zone of Bangladesh: implications for adaptation to climate change in developing countries. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 26, 30.

(2) Amin, M. N., Assaduzzaman, M., Kabir, A., Snigdha, S. S. & Hossain, M. S. (2021) Lessons from local indigenous climate adaptation practices: perceptions and evidence from coastal Bangladesh. Local Environment, 26:8, 967-984.

(1) Hossain, M.S., Kabir, A. & Nargis, P. (2017) Climate Change impacts and adaptation in wetlands. In: Prusty BA, Chandra R, Azeez PA (ed.) Wetlands Science: Perspective from South Asia. Springer Nature. 

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Emerging small-scale textile industries in residential areas of Mirpur, Dhaka City, Bangladesh: an assessment of the discharged wastewater quality and potential impacts. 2022. Tania, K.A., Bhuiyan, M.R. & Ferdous, M. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 194, 560. Publisher: Springer Nature.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Human perspectives on rooftop gardening for ensuring food security in COVID-19 situation in Dhaka City, Bangladesh. 2021. Md Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan, Zannatul Ferdous. Big Data in Agriculture. 3(2), 74-78. Publisher: Zibeline International Publishing

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Macroplastics on Soil-Plant System: Inhibiting Effects of Macroplastics on the Growth of Green Amaranth (Amaranthus viridis). 2021. M Ferdous, MAR Bhuiyan and KA Tania. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 12(6), 926-933. Publisher: SCIRP.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Assessment of water quality parameters and associated health impacts of supplied drinking water in Mohakhali and Banani area of Dhaka City, Bangladesh. 2021. MI Hossain, S Khanam and MAR Bhuiyan. IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Techbnology. 15(6 ii), 59-63.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Cadmium and Lead tolerant bacteria isolated from industrial wastewater. 2017. MAR Bhuiyan, TF Khan, MS Chowdhury and SMI huq. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences. 26(1), 29-38.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Impacts of Tannery Effluents on the Environmental Quality of Hazaribagh Area of Bangladesh and its Possible Remediation Measures: A Review. 2022.  Faria Jahan, Md Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan, Israt Jahan, Md Golam Muktadir, Fatema Shahinur Jahan. Journal of FST. 1(1), 241-262.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

CROP GROWTH ENHANCEMENT: INVESTIGATING THE SIGNIFICANCE OF TEA WASTE COMPOST APPLIED AS ORGANIC FERTILIZER ON THE GROWTH RESPONSE OF MAIZE (ZEA MAYS) PLANT. 2023. Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan, Syeda Tahmida Mutahara Abdal, Intehum Taufique Aurnab, Rifat Ahmed Shanto, Zannatul Ferdous. Journal of Wastes and Biomass Management. 5(2). 41-45. Publisher: Zibeline International Publishing.

Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan

Implementation of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) and water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes) in the re-treatment of conventionally treated pharmaceutical wastewater: a case study of Radiant Pharmaceuticals Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 2023. Era Juliet Das, Md. Arifur Rahman Bhuiyan, Md. Mahfuz Hasan. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 195:1210. Publisher: Springer

Israt Jahan

.,Bhuiyan, M. A. R., Jahan, I.,Muktadir, M. G., and Jahan, F. S., (2023). Effectsof Tannery Effluents on the Environmental Quality of Hazaribagh Area ofBangladesh and Its Possible Remediation Measures: A Review. Journal of FST,Vol 1, Issue 1, pp. 249- 271. 

Israt Jahan

Jahan, F., Bhuiyan, M. A. R., Jahan, I., Muktadir, M. G., and Jahan, F. S., (2023). Effects of Tannery Effluents on theEnvironmental Quality of Hazaribagh Area of Bangladesh and Its PossibleRemediation Measures: A Review. Journal of FST, Vol 1, Issue 1, pp. 249-271.

Israt Jahan

Jahan, F., Bhuiyan, M. A. R., Jahan, I., Muktadir, M. G., and Jahan, F. S., (2023). Effects of Tannery Effluents on theEnvironmental Quality of Hazaribagh Area of Bangladesh and Its PossibleRemediation Measures: A Review. Journal of FST, Vol 1, Issue 1, pp. 249-271

Israt Jahan

Roth, D., Khan, M.S.A., Jahan, I.,Rahman. M.R., Narain, V., Sing, A.K., Priya,M., Sen, S., Shrestha, A., and Yakami, S., (2018). Climates ofUrbanization: Local Experiences of WaterSecurity, Conflict and Cooperation in peri-Urban South-Asia. ClimatePolicy, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2018.1530967.

Md. Golam Muktadir

Raff, J.L., Goodbred, S.L., Pickering, J.L. et al. Sediment delivery to sustain the Ganges-Brahmaputra delta under climate change and anthropogenic impacts. Nat Commun 14, 2429 (2023).

Dr. Asib Ahmed

  • Ahmed, A., Nawaz, R., Woulds, C. and Drake, F. 2020. Influence of hydro-climatic factors on future coastal land susceptibility to erosion in Bangladesh: a geospatial modelling approach. Journal of Geovisualization and Spatial Analysis. 4(1). (Publisher: Springer Nature)
  • Ahmed, A., Drake, F., Woulds, C. and Nawaz, R. 2020. Prioritizing the weighted resilience of coastal community to build the capacity of protecting erosion in the coastal areas of Bangladesh. Oriental Geographer. 61(1&2), 1-22. ISSN 00305308
  • Ahmed, A., Drake, F., Nawaz, R. and Woulds, C. 2018. Where is the coast? Monitoring coastal land dynamics in Bangladesh: An integrated management approach using GIS and remote sensing techniques. Ocean and Coastal Management. 151, 10–24. DOI: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.10.030 (Publisher: Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.595)
  • Ahmed, A., Nawaz, R., Drake, F. and Woulds, C. 2018. Modelling land susceptibility to erosion in the coastal area of Bangladesh: A geospatial approach. Geomorphology. 320, 82-97. DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2018.08.004 (Publisher: Elsevier; Impact Factor: 3.681)
  • Ahmed, A., Woulds, C., Drake, F., Nawaz, R. 2018. Beyond the tradition: using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps to elicit expert views on coastal susceptibility to erosion in Bangladesh. Catena. 170, 36-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2018.06.003 (Publisher: Elsevier; Impact Factor: 3.851)
  • Nahar, N., Ahmed A. and Paul S.K. 2014. Flood Disaster: A Case Study on Chilmari Upazila. Oriental Geographer, 55(1&2), 115-126. ISSN 0030-5308
  • Ahmed, A. and Hossen, M.J. 2014. Spatial and Temporal variation of Temperature in Bangladesh: An Analysis from 1950 to 2012. Oriental Geographer, 58(1), 89-110. ISSN 00305308
  • Ahmed, A. and Huq-Hussain S., 2012. Changing Urban Landuse and Agricultural Land Transformation: A Case Study of Narayanganj City. ASA University Review. 6(1), 273-284. ISSN 1997-6925. URL:
  • Ahmed, A. 2012. Hill Cutting in and Around the Chittagong City: A Geographical Study. Journal of Nepal Geological Society. 42, 183-188. ISSN: 0259-1316. URL: 
  • Ahmed, A., Huq-Hussain S. and Moniruzzaman, M. 2012. Water Quality of Shitalakhya River Adjacent to Narayanganj City. Journal of Bangladesh National Geographical Association. 38(1&2), 95-104.
  • Ahmed, A., Huq, N. A. and Mannan, M. A. 2012. Transportation System for Physically Disabled School Going Children: A Case of Selected Institutions in Dhaka City. Oriental Geographer, 56 (1&2).
  • Ahmed, A. and Mobarak, S. 2012. Solid Waste management System of Narayanganj City in Bangladesh: An Environmental Study. The Journal of Local Government, 38 (2).
  • Ahmed, A. 2012. Trans Boundary Woman and Child Trafficking in Bangladesh: A Geographical Investigation (In Bengali). Jahangirnagar Bishwavidyalay Vhugol o Paribesh Samikkhan, 31 (0).
  • Ahmed, A. 2011. Some of the Major Environmental Problems Relating to Land Use Changes in the Coastal Areas of Bangladesh: A Review. The Journal of Geography and Regional Planning. 4(1), 1-8.
  • Ahmed, A. and Huq-Hussain S. 2011. Landuse – Noise Pollution Nexus: A Case Study of Narayanganj City. The Dhaka University Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences. 1(1), 51-60. ISSN 2220-640X


1) Anik, A.H.*, Sultan, M.B., Alam, M., Parvin, F., Ali, M.M., Tareq, S.M., (2023). The impact of climate change on water resources and associated health risks in Bangladesh: A review. Water Security, 18, 100133, (Q-1, SCOPUS, IS: 4.58, CS: 7.1)

2) Khan, R., Anik, A.H., Hossain, S., Phoungthong, K., Islam, A.R.M.T., Saha, N., Idris, A.M., Khan, M.H.R., Aldawood, S., Alam, M., (2023). Receptor model-based source tracing and risk assessment of elements in the sediment of a transboundary Himalayan River. Chemosphere. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 8.8, CS: 13.3)

3) Khan, R., Hossain, S., Anik, A.H., Phoungthong, K., Islam, A.R.M.T., Saha, N., Idris, A.M., Alam, M., (2023). Indexical and statistical approaches to investigate the integrated origins of elements in the sediment of Teesta River, Bangladesh: Sediment quality and ecological risks assessment. Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 5.5)

4) Khan, R., Basir, M. S., Akhi, S. Z., Anik, A. H., Hossain, S., Islam, H. M. T., Islam, A. R. M. T., Idris, A. M., Khan, M. H. R., Aldawood, S., & Tareq, S. M. (2023). Radiation exposure and health concerns associated with the environmental geochemistry of relatively higher radioactivity in a freshwater basin. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 196, 115588. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 5.8, CS: 10.1)

5) Anik, A.H., Khan, R., Hossain, S., Siddique, M.A.B., Tamim, U., Islam, A.R.M.T., Idris, A.M., Tareq, S.M., (2022). Reconciling the geogenic and non-crustal origins of elements in an Indo-Bangla transboundary river, Atrai: Pollution status, sediment quality, and preliminary risk assessment. Environmental Research, 114134. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 8.3, CS: 11)

6) Hossain, S., Khan, R., Anik, A.H., Siddique, M.A.B., Tamim, U., Islam, A.R.M.T., Idris, A.M., Khaleque, M.A., (2022). Natural and anthropogenic contribution to the elemental composition and subsequent ecological consequences of a transboundary river's sediments (Punarbhaba, Bangladesh). Environmental Research, 114444. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 8.3, CS: 11)

7) Hossain, S., Anik, A.H., Khan, R. et al., (2022). Public Health Vulnerability Due to the Exposure of Dissolved Metal(oid)s in Tap Water from a Mega City (Dhaka, Bangladesh): Source and Quality Appraisals. Expo & Health, 1-20.    (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IF: 6.7)

8) Alam, M.*, Sultan, M.B., Mehnaz, M., Fahim, C.S., Hossain, S., Anik, A.H.*, (2022). Production of biogas from food waste in laboratory scale dry anaerobic digester under mesophilic condition, Energy Nexus, 100126, ISSN 2772-4271, (Q-3, DOAJ)

9) Anik, A.H., Hossain, S., Alam, M., Sultan, M.B., Hasnine, M.T., Rahman, M.M., (2021). Microplastics Pollution: A Comprehensive Review on the Sources, Fates, Effects, and Potential Remediation. Environmental Nanotechnology Monitoring & Management, 16(100530), 2215-1532. (Q-1, SCI, SCOPUS, IS: 7.09, CS: 9.3)

10) Hossain, S., Anik, A.H., and Alam, M., (2021). Radioactivity and its possible impact on the environment and human health: A review. Int. Res. J. Environment Sci., Volume: 10, Issue (4): 24-34.


1. Sultan, M. B, Rahman, M. M., Khatun, A., Shahjalal, M., Akbor, M. A., Siddique, A. B., Huque, R., & Malafaia, G. (2023). Microplastics in Different Fish and Shellfish Species in the Mangrove Estuary of Bangladesh and Evaluation of Human Exposure. Science of the Total Environment, 858, 159754.

2. Rahman,M. M., Sultan, M. B., & Alam, M. (2022). Microplastics and AdsorbedMicropollutants as Emerging Contaminants in Landfill- A Mini-Review. CurrentOpinion in Environmental Science & Health, 100420.

3. Sultan, M.B., Choudhury, T.R., Alam, M.N.E, Doza, M.B, & Rahman, M.M. (2022). Soil, Dust, and Leaf-based Novel Multi-sample Approach for Urban Heavy Metal Contamination Appraisals in a Megacity, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Environmental Advances, 7, 100154.

4. Alam, M., Sultan, M. B., Mehnaz, M., Fahim, C. S. U., Hossain, S., & Anik, A. H. (2022). Production of biogas from food waste in laboratory scale dry anaerobic digester under mesophilic condition. Energy Nexus, 7, 100126.

5. Anik, A. H., Hossain, S., Alam, M., Sultan, M. B., Hasnine, M. T., & Rahman, M. M. (2021). Microplastics pollution: A comprehensive review on the sources, fates, effects, and potential remediation. Environmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring and Management, 16, 100530.

6. Anik, A. H., Sultan, M. B., Alam, M., Parvin,F., Ali, M. M., & Tareq, S. M. (2023). The impact of climate change onwater resources and associated health risks in Bangladesh: A Review. WaterSecurity, 18, 100133.


Kabir, A., Sraboni, H. J., Hasan, M., & Sorker, R. (2022). Eco-environmental assessment of the Turag River in the megacity of Bangladesh. Environmental Challenges6, 100423.