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Date of Birth: May 31st

Present Address: Department of Applied Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Curzon Hall Campus, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Tel: (+8802)9661900 ext.7380/7390

Designation: Professor & Ex-Chairman

Email: sdin@du.ac.bd

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE: Reaction dynamics, reaction kinetics, laser spectroscopy, thin film sensors, organometallic synthesis, environmental chemistry etc.

EDUCATION:

  • Ph.D. in Environmental Earth Sciences, 1996, Results: Grade A, Hokkaido University,  Japan

  • M.Sc. in Chemistry, 1986,  Results: 1st Class, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) in Chemistry, 1985, Results: 1st Class, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

COMPLETE PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND:

Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, September 1991 – January 1992

Research Associate, Research Institute for Electronic Sciences, Hokkaido University, Japan,      January 1992 – March 1993

Ph.D. Researcher, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Sciences, Laboratory of Molecular Photochemistry, Hokkaido University, Japan, April 1993 – March 1996

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Dhaka  University, Bangladesh, July 1996 -  May 2000

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, June 2000 – July 2000

Postdoctoral teaching fellow, Marquette University, Chemistry Department, U.S.A., August 2000 – May 2001, (mentor: Prof. Jeanne M. Hossenlopp)

Postdoctoral Fellow, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Chemical Engineering Department, U.S.A., June 2001 – May 2002: (mentor: Prof. Arthur Fontijn)

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, June 2002 – December 2003

Postdoctoral Fellow, National Taiwan University, Department of Chemistry, Taiwan., January 2004 – July 2004, (mentor: Professor K. C. Lin)

Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Atomic & Molecular Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan., August 2004 – July 2005, (mentor: Dr. Yen - Chu Hsu)

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, August 2005 – December 2006

Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, December 2006 – present

 

FELLOWSHIP/SCHOLARSHIP:

• National Science Council Fellowship, Taiwan, January 2004 – July 2005

• Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, USA, June 2000 – May 2002

• Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship, USA,  August 2000 – May 2001

• Japanese Government Graduate Fellowship, January 1992 – March 1996

 

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE:

  • Acting Chairman, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, March 2010 – February 2011.

  • Student Advisor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, January 2009 –December 2011.

  • Chairman, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Dhaka University, Bangladesh, February 2013 – January 2016.

 

EXPERT MEMBER:

  • University Grants Commission, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh

  • Bangladesh Standards & Testing  Institution

  • Bangladesh Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

  • Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation

 

PUBLICATIONS:

I. DISSERTATIONS:

M.Sc. Thesis

The nature of the mixed diorganomagnesium cuprate reagents, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (1991).

Ph.D. Thesis

Molecular reaction dynamics of oxygen and sulfur atoms in the singlet excited states, Laboratory of Molecular Photochemistry, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Sciences, Hokkaido University, Japan (1996).

 

II. RESEARCH PAPERS:

1. O(3Pj) atom formation from photodissociation of ozone in the visible and ultraviolet region, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yousuke Inagaki, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki, Can. J. Chem. 72, p.637-642 (1994).

2. Dynamics of the reaction S(1D) + HD, H2 and D2: Isotopic branching ratios and translational energy release, Yousuke Inagaki, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki, Laser Chem. 14, p.235-244 (1994).

3. Laser-induced fluorescence detection of ClO radicals at 167- 180 nm, Yutaka Matsumi, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin and Masahiro Kawasaki, J. Chem. Phys. 101 (9), p.8262-8263 (1994).

4. Velocity relaxation of hot O(1D) atoms by collisions with rare gases, N2 and O2, Yutaka Matsumi, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yoshihiro Sato and Masahiro Kawasaki, J. Chem. Phys. 101 (11), p.9610-9618 (1994).

5. Vibrational and rotational energy distribution of ClO produced in reactions of O(1D) atoms with HCl, CCl4 and chlorofluoromethanes, Yutaka Matsumi and Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, J. Chem. Phys. 103 (11), p.4490-4495 (1995).

6. Anisotropy and energy disposal in the 157.6 nm N2O photodissociation measured by VUV laser-induced fluorescence of O(1D), S. M. Shamsuddin, J. Bang. Chem. Soc. 12 (2), p.141-147 (1999).

7. Comparative study of biogas production from organic waste mixed with poultry droppings, S. S. M. A. Khorasani, Md. A. Quaiyyum, S. M. Shamsuddin, Md. Kabirul Islam and Md. Nazmul Hossain. J. Asiat. Soc. Bangladesh, Sci. 26 (2), p.265-270 (2000).

8. The nature of the mixed diorganomagnesium cuprate: addition of RR'CuMgX to methyl cinnamate, S. M. Shamsuddin, M.T. Rahman, Md. Abdul Quaiyyum and Mizanur Rahman, J. Bang. Chem. Soc. 14 (1), p.101-107 (2001).

9. The nature of the reagent prepared by mixing [2PhMgBr + CuI] with [2MeMgI + CuI] in ether: A chemical approach, Husna Parvin Nur, S. M. Shamsuddin and M. T. Rahman, Bangladesh J. Sci. Ind. Res. 39 (1-2), p.27-32 (2004).

10. Characterization of 1,4 – addition product from the reaction between methylphenylmagnesium reagent with methyl cinnamate, S. M. Shamsuddin,  A. Quaiyyum,  B. Hossain, M. M. Rahman and  N. H. Bhuiyan,  Bangladesh J. Sci. Ind. Res.  39(3-4), p.248-252, (2004).

11. Phenol  removal from aqueous system by adsorbents, Farzana Ferdoush, S. M. Shamsuddin and Ahmad Ismail Mustafa, Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 53 (1), p.105-110 (2005).

12. Kinetics of the NH reaction with H2 and reassessment of HNO formation from NH + CO2, H2O, Arthur Fontijn, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Duane A. Crammond, Paul Marshall  and William R. Anderson, Combust. Flame, 145(3), p.543-551, (2006).

13. Dynamics of the reaction C(1D) + HD, H2 and D2: Isotopic branching ratios and translational energy release, S. M. Shamsuddin and A.M. Sarwaruddin Chowdhury, Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 55(1), p. 119-122, (2007).

14. Development of non-alcoholic, carbonated health drink for athletes in Bangladesh, Bellal Hossain, M. A. Babu, A. K. Obidul Huq, Marufa Hossain, Muazzem Hossain, Md. Nizamul Hoque Bhuiyan, and S. M. Shamsuddin, Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 55(1), p. 123-128, (2007).

15. Effects of thermokinetics and mass changes on biscuit properties baking in PLC gas tunnel oven, S. M. Shamsuddin, Bellal Hossain, Muazzem Hossain, A. K. Obidul Huq, Z. Rahman, Md. Nizamul Hoque Bhuiyan and  M. A. Babu, Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 55(2), p. 243 -247, (2007).

16. Synthesis of silylium salt and its application to Aldol reaction as a catalyst, Md. Mizanur Rahman and S. M. Shamsuddin, SUST Studies, 8(2), p. 94-96, (2007).

17. Status of some essential and toxic elements in different varieties of market rice in Bangladesh, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Gazi Nurun Nahar Sultana, Luba Shabnam and Amir H. Khan, Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 57(1), p. 93 -96, (2009).

18. Characterization of plant and animal based natural fibers reinforced polypropylene composites and their comparative studies, Quazi T.H. Shubhra, A. K. M. M. Alam, M. A. Gafur, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Mubarak A. Khan, M. Saha, Dipti Saha, M. A. Quaiyyum, Jahangir A. Khan, Md. Ashaduzzaman, Fibers and Polymers. 11(5), p. 725-731, (2010).

19. A new approach for the preparation of chitosan from γ- irradiation of prawn shell: effects of radiation on the characteristics of chitosan, Taslim Ur Rashid, Mohammed Mizanur Rahman, Shahriar Kabir, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Mubarak A. Khan, Polymint. 61, p. 1302-1308, (2012).19.

20. Evaluation of fat binding capacity of gamma irradiated chitosan extracted from prawn shell, Taslim Ur Rashid, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Mubarak A. Khan, and Mohammed Mizanur Rahman,: Soft Materials, 12(3), 262-267, (2014).

21. Preparation, characterization and performance evaluation of chitosan as an adsorbent for remazol red, Shaikat Chandra Dey, Mohammad Al-Amin,Taslim Ur Rashid, Md. Zakir Sultan, Md. Ashaduzzaman, Mithun Sarker and Sayed Md. Shamsuddin, International Journal of Latest Research in Engineering and Technology (IJLRET), ISSN: 2454-5031, www.ijlret.com, Volume 2 Issue 2, February 2016,  PP 52-62.

22. Solar assisted photocatalytic degradation of reactive azo dyes in presence of anatase titanium dioxide, Mohammad Al Amin, Shaikat Chandra Dey, Taslim Ur Rashid, Md. Ashaduzzaman and  Sayed Md. Shamsuddin, International Journal of Latest Research in Engineering and Technology (IJLRET), ISSN: 2454-5031, www.ijlret.com, Volume 2 Issue 3, March 2016, PP 14-21.

23. pH Induced Fabrication of Kaolinite-Chitosan Biocomposite, Shaikat Chandra Dey, Mohammad Al-Amin, Taslim Ur Rashid, Md. Ashaduzzaman, Sayed Md. Shamsuddin, International Letters of Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, ISSN: 2299-3843, doi: 10.18052, www.scipress.com/ILCPA.68.1, Vol. 68, pp 1-9 , (2016). 

24. Studies on Interaction of Lidocaine Drug with Natural Cellulosic Fibres, Md. Ashaduzzaman, Abdullah Al-Rafin, Nusrat Mustary, Sayed Md. Shamsuddin, International Journal of Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Ethnomedicine, ISSN: 2297-6922, doi:10.18052, www.scipress.com/IJPPE.4.36, Vol. 4, pp 36-46, (2016).

25. Cephradine Intercalated Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxide, Md. Ashaduzzaman, Nashid Kaisher Riyadh, Nusrat Mustary, Sayed Md. Shamsuddin, International Letters of Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, ISSN: 2299-3843, doi:10.1805, www.scipress.com/ILCPA.69.1, Vol. 69, pp 1-9 (2016).

 

III. PRESENTATION:

1. Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yousuke Inagaki, Yutaka Matsumi, Masahiro Kawasaki, Makoto Abe and Shihou Shusuke, "Reaction dynamics of C(1D) with molecular hydrogen"; Annual Winter Conference, Chemical Society of japan, Hokkaido Branch, 1B24, Sapporo (February 1993).

2. Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yousuke Inagaki, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki, "Adiabaticity of predissociating potential surface in visible and uv photodissociation of O3"; 9th Symposium on Chemical Reaction, 1P05, Kyoto (June 1993).

3. Zhen Song, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Masafumi Ohashi, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki, "Gas phase reactions of S(1D) generated from photochemical processes"; Annual Symposium on Photochemistry 1B132, Sapporo (October 1993).

4. Yutaka Matsumi, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin and Masahiro Kawasaki,  "Translational energy relaxation of high speed  O(1D)  by collisions with rare gases and N2 "7th European Workshop on Molecular Spectroscopy and Photon-induced Dynamics, Maratea, Italy (November 1993).

5. Yoshihiro Sato, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki, "Velocity relaxation of high speed  O(1D)  by collisions ";  Annual Winter Conference, Chemical Society of japan, Hokkaido Branch, 1B26, Sapporo (February 1994).

6. Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin, Yutaka Matsumi and Masahiro Kawasaki,"VUV-LIF spectrum of ClO radical generated from the reactions of O(1D) and chlorine compounds"; 10th Symposium on chemical Reaction, Tokyo (May 1994).

7. Yutaka Matsumi, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin and Masahiro Kawasaki, "LIF detection and formation process of ClO radical"; Symposium on Molecular structure and Dynamics, Tokyo (September 1994).

8. A. M. Sarwaruddin Chowdhury, Sayed Mohammed Shamsuddin and Yutaka Matsumi, "Translational relaxation and electronic quenching of hot O(1D)  by collisions with N2 "; 11th Symposium on Chemical Reaction, 1P1-10, Sapporo (May 1995).

9. Arthur Fontijn, Sayed M. Shamsuddin, Paul Marshall and William R. Anderson “Wide-Temperature Range Kinetics of the NH Reactions with H2 and CO2”, Eastern States Combustion Institute meeting, held on Oct 26-29, 2003.
 

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES: 

  1. Life Member, The Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS), Membership No. LM-536(iv).

  2. Life Member, Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS), Membership No. LM-891.

  3. Life Member, Japanese Universities Alumni Association in Bangladesh (JUAAB).