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Dr. A. K. Shakur  Ahammad
Dr. A. K. Shakur Ahammad

Associate Professor Contact No : 01703363183 & 01719599249
Department of Fisheries Biology and Genetics Email : sahammad09@yahoo.com
Faculty of Fisheries ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:   Molecular Biology, Sarcopenia and Aging
Doctor Of Philosophy (PhD)    - 2015
The University of Tokyo
Japan
MS In Fisheries Biology And Genetics    - 2008
Department of Fisheries Biology and Genetics, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensinghes
Bangladesh
B. Sc. Fisheries (Hons.)    - 2006
Faculty of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202
Bangladesh
Total Number:  13
 
  • Working as a Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council, BARC-NATP funded research project; Seed production of Bhagna, Labeo ariza (Hamilton, 1807) through line breeding trial in Bangladesh from May, 2017- September, 2018.
  • Working as a Principal Investigator of the Ministry of Education (MoE) funded research project; Restoration of indigenous koi (Anabas testudineus) through high quality seed production by line breeding trial in Bangladesh from July, 2017- June, 2020.
  • Working as a Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute (BFRI) funded research project; Studies on the causes of gonadal developmental in small size hilsha: Assessment of the factors associated with the early gonadal development of Hilsha from July, 2017- June, 2020.
  • Worked as a Principal Investigator of the Ministry of Science and Technology, GoB funded research project; Evaluation of growth of Bhagna, Labeo ariza (Hamilton, 1822) using commercially available probiotics in Bangladesh implicated for muscle development from July 2017 to June 2018.
  • Worked as a Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System, BAU funded research project; Domestication and induction on induced breeding of potential aquaculture species,  Anabas testudineus for its conservation from July 2017 to June 2018.
  • Worked as a Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System, BAU funded research project; Cellular analysis underlying the effect of embryonic temperature on muscle growth phenotype of local koi, Anabas testudineus in Bangladesh from July 2016 to June 2017.
  • Worked as a Principal Investigator of the Ministry of Science and Technology, GoB funded research project; Landmark-based morphometric and meristic analysis in response to characterize the wild Bhagna, Labeo ariza populations for its conservation from July 2016 to June 2017.
  • Worked as a Co-Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Academy of Science (BAS), GoB funded research project; Development of breeding and fry rearing techniques of endangered Tengra, Mystus vittatus and Gulsha, Mystus cavasius from July 2011 to September 2012.
  • Worked as a Co-Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Academy of Science (BAS), GoB funded research project; Study of reproductive biology and stock variability of bele (Glossogobius giuris) with a view to establishing its induced breeding technique from July 2010 to September 2012.
  • Worked as a Co-Principal Investigator of the Bangladesh Academy of Science (BAS), GoB funded research project; Development of breeding and fry rearing techniques of endangered Tengra, Mystus vittatus and Gulsha, Mystus cavasius from July 2011 to September 2012.
  • Worked as Research Fellow of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) funded project; Genetic variation assessment and breeding programme on Nandus nandus for maintaining sustainable brood stock and its conservation from July 2008 to June 2009.
  • Worked as Research Assistant of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) funded project; Genetic Improvement of Baghna (Labeo ariza) through molecular marker from July 2007 to June 2008.
  • Worked as Research Skilled Man of the Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES) funded project; Study of growth performance and genetic variation of Thai and local koi (Anabas tesudineus) from January to June 2007.
Total Number:  11
 

 

i.

Dates

August 22 to 29, 2011

Title

An advanced training on “International Summer School Training Program”

Principal subjects/skills covered

Marine Biology

Name and type of organization providing training

Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan

  

ii.

Dates

March 30-31, 2011

Title

A  Training on “Good Aquaculture Practices”

Principal subjects/skills covered

Code of conduct of shellfish and finfish culture, Types of Aquaculture practices

Name and type of organization providing training

Bangladesh Shrimp And Fish Foundation (BSFF) & Faculty Of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU)

  

iii.

Dates

20 March to 14 May, 2010

Title

Foundation Training for University Teachers

Principal subjects/skills covered

Teaching Methods & Technique, Computer Literacy & ICT (Web Page Design), Project Cycle & Research Management, Statistical Methods & Data Analysis, Scientific Report Writing, Administration & Office Management, Bangladesh Studies, Globalization & Development, Physical Conditioning & Car Driving and Study Tour & Co-curricular Activities.

Name and type of organization providing training

Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh & University Grants Commission of Bangladesh.

 

iv.

Dates

November, 2006-January, 2007

Title

An Advanced Course on Communicative English

Principal subjects/skills covered

Listening, speaking, reading and writing and use of Grammar and cultural rules

Name and type of organization providing training

Department of Languages, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh.

v.

Dates

September 16 to 28, 2006

Title

Basics of MS Office

Principal subjects/ skills covered

MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint

Name and type of organization providing training

Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University,Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh

 

vi

Dates

December 17 to 21, 2006

Title

A Training on “Web Design and Hosting”.

Principal subjects/ skills covered

Web site Preparation, HTML file Preparation, Web Design  and Hosting

Name and type of organization providing training

Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh

 

vii.

Dates

April 16 to 19, 2005

Title

Training Course on “Fisheries and Aquaculture Research”.

Principal subjects/ skills covered

Breeding and Fish Culture Strategy,  Research Planning,  and Methodology

Name and type of organization providing training

Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute (BFRI), Mymensingh-2202

 

 

viii.

Dates

March 28 to 31,  2005

Title

Training Course on “Aquaculture, Extension and Training Methodology”.

Principal subjects/ skills covered

Culture potentiality in Northwest region in Bangladesh, Technology Dissemination, Training Process

Name and type of organization providing training

Northwest Fisheries Resources Development And Management Project (Phase-III), Parbatipur, Dinajpur, Bangladesh

 

ix.

Dates

April 10 to 15, 2005

Title

Training Course on “Aquaculture and Extension: MAEP Experiences”.

Principal subjects/ skills covered

Fish Culture Methodology, Fishery Extension

Name and type of organization providing training

Mymensingh Aquaculture Extension Project, Mymensingh, Bangladesh

 

x.

Dates

April 01 to 10, 2006

Title of qualification awarded

Training on “Fish & Shrimp Marketing, Transportaton and Export through Annual Study Tour”.

Principal subjects/ skills covered

Visited to Chittagong, Cox’s-Bazar and Rangamati Region in Bangladesh

Name and type of organization providing training

Faculty of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh

xi.

Dates

June 18 to 23, 2006

Title

Extension Field Trip

Name and type of organization providing training

Department of Agricultural Extension Education, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh.

Lecturer
26 Oct, 2009 - 26 Oct, 2011
Associate Professor
26 Oct, 2017 -
Assistant Professor
27 Oct, 2011 - 26 Oct, 2016
Total Number:  18
 

1. Ahammad, A.K.S., M. M. Haque, M. A. Rahman, M. Asaduzzaman. Morpho-genetic Analysis of Three River Populations of Bhagna, Labeo ariza (Hamilton 1807) in Bangladesh. Journal of Aquaculture & Marine Biology, 2,3, 00029, July, 2015 (USA).

2. Ahammad, A.K.S., M. Asaduzzaman, S. Asakawa, S. Watabe and S. Kinoshita. Regulation of gene expression mediating indeterminate muscle growth in teleosts. Mechanism of Development, 137, 53-65, April, 2015 (UK).

3. Ahammad, A.K.S., M.M.R. Khan, M.A. Hossain and I. Parvez (2009). Nursery rearing of Thai sarpunti, Barbonymus gonionotus larvae using three different supplementary feeds. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 7,1, 103-108, January, 2009 (BAU).

4. Ahammad, A.K.S., M.M.R. Khan, M.E. Islam, M.A. Hossain and M. Hasan. Growth response of Thai sarpunti (Barbodes gonionotus) fry to three selected feeds under laboratory condition. International Journal of BioRsearch, 4, 3, 75-80, March, 2008 (INRInet).

5. Ahammad, A.K.S., M.M.R. Khan, M.A. Hossain and M.E. Islam. Production of cross koi through crossing between Local and Thai koi (Anabas testudineus, Bloch). Journal of  Bangladesh Agricultural University, 6,1, 161-166, June, 2008 (BAU).

6. M. Asaduzzaman, A.K.S. Ahammad, S. Asakawa, S. Kinoshita and S. Watabe. 5′-flanking sequences of zebrafish fast myosin heavy chain genes regulate unique expression in the anterior, medial subsection and posterior tail somites of the skeletal muscle. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology), 191,1-12, January, 2016(Ontario, Canada).

7. Amin, R., A.K.S. Ahammad, H. A. Amin , F. Mehbub, M. U. Miah. Biodiversity study of SIS (Small Indigenous Species) of fish in Northwest part of Bangladesh and detection of threatened species. Biological Diversity and Conservation, 3,1, January, 2010 (Turkey).

8. Hasan, M. M., A.K.S. Ahammad and M.M.R. Khan. A preliminary investigation into the production of Thai koi (Anabas testudineus) reared in nylon hapas in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Research Publication Journal, 4, 1, 15-23, May-June, 2010.

9. Hasan, M.M., A.K.S. Ahammad, M.B.A Talukder, S. M. Farid,R. K. Adhikary and M. A. Islam,. A Comparative study on plankton communities in ponds between Tilapia monoculture and Tilapia carp polyculture. Eco-friendly Agriculture Journal, 2, 4, 509-515, April, 2009 (BAU).

10. Ferdaus, L. M.S.E. Mahfuj, A.K.S. Ahammad, M.H. Minar and M.M.R. Khan. Cytological studies and karyotype analysis of Oreochromis niloticus L. International Journal of Biosciences, 3, 3, 83-91, March, 2013 (International Network for Natural Sciences).

 11. Hasan, M.M., M.A.Islam, A.K.S. Ahammad, S.M. Farid and M. I.Miah, Comparative study on benthic community in ponds between Tilapia monoculture and Tilapia Carp polyculture. Journal of Environmental Science and Natural Resources, 2, 2,17-22, June 2009.

 12. Hossain, M.A., M.M.R. Khan, A.K.S. Ahammad and M.E. Islam, 2008. Effect on growth, survival and sex-ratio of common carp, Cyprinus carpio var. communis (Linnaeus) using 17α-methyl testosterone. Journal of Bangladesh Society for Agriculture, Science and Technology, 5,1&2, 49-52, May, 2008.

 13. Farid, S. M., M. I. Miah, M. M. Hasan, A.K.S. Ahammad, M. A. Alam and I. Parvej. Nursery rearing of Macrognathus aculeatus under three supplementary feeding regimes in earthen ponds in Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Eco-friendly Agriculture Journal, 2, 5, 541-548, May, 2009.

 14. Mollah, M.F.A., S. Yeasmine, M.B. Hossen and A.K.S. Ahammad. Landmark-based morphometric and meristic variations of Glossogobius giuris in three stocks, Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University,10, 2, 375–384, December, 2012.

 15. Amin, A.K.M.R. M. M. H. Mian, M. K. Islam, M. B. Zaman and A.K.S. Ahmmad.. Impact of Azolla on water quality, soil properties and nutrient availability in rice-fish farming system. International Journal of BioRsearch, 8, 1, 20-24, December, 2010.

 16. Suraiya S., M.M.R Khan, M.Haq, M.A.Hossain and A.K.S Ahammad. Morphological and allozyme variation of three river populations of Bata, Labeo bata (Hamilton) in Bangladesh. International Journal of BioRsearch, 6, 3, 6-13, May, 2009.

 17. Farid, S. M., M. I. Miah, M. A. B. Habib, M. M. Hasan A.K.S. Ahammad. Nursing and rearing of Macrognathus aculeatus at different stocking densities in pond culture system. Journal of Agroforesty Environment 3, 1, 101-104, December, 2009.

18. Zohora N., M.M.R Khan, M.Haq, A.K.S Ahammad and M. Hasan. Morphological and allozyme variation of three river wild meni (Nandus nandus, Hamilton) populations in Bangladesh. International Journal of BioRsearch, 1, 5, 33-40, May, 2010.

Total Number:  7
 

1. March, 15-18, 2018 - Oral presentation at the ‘BAURES Annual Workshop’, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Title: ‘Cellular analysis underlying the effect of embryonic temperature on muscle growth phenotype of local koi, Anabas testudineus in Bangladesh’.

2. March, 15-18, 2018 - Poster presentation at the ‘BAURES Annual Workshop’, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Title: ‘Landmark-based morphometric and meristic analysis in response to characterize the wild Bhagna, Labeo ariza populations for its conservation’.

3. September,20-21, 2014 - Oral presentation at the ‘International conference of 20th Japanese Medaka and Zebrafish Meeting’, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. Title: ‘Torafugu MYHM2528-1 promoter in zebrafish: the regulatory mechanism of its expression in relation to indeterminate muscle growth’.

4. September, 20-21, 2013 - Poster presentation at the ‘International conference of 19th Japanese Medaka and Zebrafish Meeting’, Tohoko University, Sendai City, Tokyo, Japan. Title: ‘Transient analysis of torafugu MYHM2528-1 promoter in zebrafish embryos: the regulatory mechanism of its expression in relation to muscle hyperplasia’.

5. March, 26-30, 2013 – Oral presentation at the ‘The Japanese Society of Fisheries Science International conference’, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan. Title: ‘Regulatory mechanism of MYHM2528-1’expression in relation with muscle hyperplasia’.

6. June, 7-8, 2008- Oral presentation at the International Biotechnology Conference (Biotechnology for Food Security, Renewable Energy and Poverty Alleviation), Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BRAC), Dhaka, Bangladesh. Title: “Morphological and genetical analysis of three river populations of Bhagna, Labeo ariza (Hamilton, 1807) in Bangladesh”.

7. August, 7-8, 2008-attended at the 15th International Congress on Biotechnology in Animal Reproduction (ICBAR) was held conference room, Central library, Bangladesh Agricultural University that jointly organized by Association of ICBAR, Japan and Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2002.

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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
Prime Minister Gold Medal Award PMO & UGC B. Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) Not Yet held
NST Fellowship-2007 MOST MS in FBG 2007
“MEXT Scholarship” for PhD studies The University of Tokyo Molecular Biology and Biotechnology 2015
“Dr. Shahidul Haque Shrity Trust Fund Gold Medal Award” Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202 B. Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) 2009
“Dr. S. D. Chowdhury Trust Fund Gold Medal and Cash Money Award” Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202 B. Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) 2005
Membership Type Organization
General Member Democratic Teacher Forum, BAU
General Member Japanese Society of Fisheries Science, Tokyo, Japan
Member Bangladesh Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh
Member Bangladesh Agricultural University Teacher’s Club
Member Bangladesh Agricultural University Teacher’s Council