Profile of Anwar Hossain

... Name Anwar Hossain
Designation Assistant Professor
Last Degree MS (DU) [On study leave]
   

Education

 

Title of qualification                          PhD on going (MEXT fellow-2015)

                                                             Yokohama National University, JAPAN

 

Title of qualification awarded          Master of Sciences (MS) (Thesis group)

MS research title                                 Ratio optimization of media ingredients for the culture of fish live food Tubificid worms in Bangladesh

Dates (from – to)                                2005-2006 (Exam held in 2009)

Results                                               First class First position (In order of merit)

 

Title of qualification awarded         Bachelor of Sciences (BSc) (4 years integrated course)

Internship title                                    Microbiological quality of processed frozen black tiger shrimps in fish processing plant

Dates (from – to)                                 2001-2005 (Exam held in 2007)

Results                                                First class Second position (In order of merit)

 

Name of the Institutation            Department of Fisheries

           Faculty of Biological Sciences

           University of Dhaka

           Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Research Experiences

 

International research project funding

 

1. Occurrence and seasonal variation of antibiotics in finfish and shellfish aquaculture of Bangladesh. Research Collaboration Promotion Fund provided by the Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences, Yokohama National University, Japan, 2017. (Principal Investigator)

 

Industrial-Academia funding

 

1. Surveillance of White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) in Farmed Shrimp of Southwest Coastal Region in Bangladesh. Funded by ACI Ltd. Bangladesh, 2013-14. (Principal Investigator)

 

University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) research project funding

 

1. Quantification of white spot syndrome virus in post-larvae of shrimp and prawn. Grants for research in Life-science, 2014-15. (Principal Investigator)

 

2. Effects of different feed stuffs on the growth performance and survivability of stinging catfish fingerlings in Bangladesh. Grants for research in Life-science, 2013-14. (Principal Investigator)

 

3. Identification and culture of tubificid worms in different growth media in laboratory condition. Grants for research in Life-science, 2012-13. (Principal Investigator)

 

Ministry of Science and Technology research project funding

 

1. Fraudulence detection in fish marketing of Bangladesh using DNA Barcoding as modern molecular technique. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2014-15. (Principal Investigator).

 

2. Evolution of virulence of Vibrio vulnificus, V. parahaemolyticus and V. alginolyticus in fish and shellfish of coastal regions of Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2012-13. (Co-Investigator).

 

3. Impacts of Climate Change on the Occurrence and Epidemics of Fish diseases in Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Co-Investigator)

 

4. Effects of salinity on the growth performance and survival of Rohu (Labeorohita) and Catla (Catlacatla) fingerlings. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Research Associate)

 

5. Development of the Culture Media Suitable for Mass Culture of Live Food Tubificid Worms in Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Co-Investigator)

Publications

 

Articles published from PhD research

1. Hossain, A., Nakamichi, S., Habibullah-Al-Mamun, M., Tani, K., Masunaga, S., Matsuda, H., 2017. Occurrence, distribution, ecological and resistance risks of antibiotics in surface water of finfish and shellfish aquaculture in Bangladesh. Chemosphere, 188, 329-336.

2. Hossain, A., Nakamichi, S., Habibullah-Al-Mamun, M., Tani, K., Masunaga, S., Matsuda, H., 2018. Occurrence and Ecological Risk of Pharmaceuticals in River Surface Water of Bangladesh. Environmental Research, 165, 258-266.

 

Articles published from MS research

1. Hossain, A., Mollah, M.F.A., Hasan, M., 2012. Ratio optimisation of media ingredients for mass culture of tubificid worms (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae) in Bangladesh. Asian Fisheries science, 25, 357-368.

2. Hossain, A., Hasan, M., Mollah, M.F.A., 2011. Effects of soybean meal and mustard oil cake on the production of fish live foods tubificid worms in Bangladesh. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences, 3 (3), 183-189.

3. Hossain, A., Rahman, M.S., Hasan, M., 2011. Optimum Harvest for Sustainable Yield of Fish Live Food Tubificid Worms. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 20 (1): 57- 63.

 

Article published from Internship of BSc

1. Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S, Rahman, M.M., Hasan, M., 2010. Microbiological Quality of Processed Frozen Black Tiger Shrimps in Fish Processing Plant. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences, 2 (2), 124-128.

 

Other publications

International journal

14. Siddique, M.A., Haque, M.I., Sanyal, S.K., Hossain, A., Nandi, S.P., Alam, ASMRU, Sultana, M., Hasan, M., Hossain, M.A., 2018. Circulatory white spot syndrome virus in South-West region of Bangladesh from 2014 to 2017: molecular characterization and genetic variation. AMB Express, 8, 25.

13. Kabir, A., Habib, M. A., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., 2015. Genetic diversity of olive barb (Systomus sarana, Hamilton, 1822) from different locations of Bangladesh. Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 2015, 73, 6–12.

12. Hossain, A., Nandi, S.P., Sultana, M., Hossain, M.A., 2014. Prevalence and distribution of white spot syndrome virus in farmed shrimp of coastal regions in Bangladesh. Letters in Applied Microbiology, 60, 128-134.

11. Islam, M., Ahsan, D.A., Mandal, S.C., Hossain, A., 2014. Effects of Salinity Changes on Growth Performance and Survival of Rohu Fingerlings, Labeo rohita (Hamilton, 1822). Journal of Coastal Development, 17 (1), 379.

10. Rahman, M.M., Rahman, M.S., Hossain, A., Hasan, M., 2011. Seminal Plasma composition and their physiological relationship with spermatozoa motility in silver carp Hypophthalmichthys molitrix). World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences 3(3): 194-200.

National Journal

9. Hasan, M.A.R., Haque, M.I., Hossain, A., Hasan, M., Rahman, M.S., 2017. Bacterial loads in shrimp and fish hatchery environments of Bangladesh. Journal of Asiatic Society Bangladesh, Science, 43 (1): 37-47.

8. Smriti, S., Islam, T., Begum, M.K., Punom, N.J., Mitra, S., Hossain, A., Sarker, R.H., Rahman, M.S., 2017. Fraudulence detection in fish marketing of Bangladesh using DNA barcoding. Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, 41 (1): 17-27.

7. Hossain M. J., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., 2016. Impact of live tubificid worms on the growth and survival of Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794) reared in tanks. Bangladesh Journal of Science and Industrial Research, 51(3), 175-182.

6. Rohomania, T., Saha, M.L., Hossain, A., Rahman, M.S., 2015. Morphological and Biochemical Characterization of Bacteria isolated from fresh and salted Hilsa, Tenualosa ilisha (Hamilton, 1822). Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology, 32, 07-13.

5. Haque, M.M., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., Mahmud, Z.H., 2015. Prevalence, characterization and antibiotic susceptibility of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from fishes and shellfishes of coastal regions of Bangladesh. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 24(2): 121-129.

4. Husain, M.A., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C. Kabir M.A. Rahman. M.S. 2015. Optimization of feeding frequency on the growth performance of thai pangas, Pangasius hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878). Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 24(1):83-90.

3. Hossain, A., Sanyal, S.K., Siddique, M.A., Bishwas, R.K., Sultana, M, Hossain, M.A., 2014. Envelope protein gene vp466-a target for PCR detection of white spot syndrome virus in shrimp. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology, 31, 65-68.

2. Rohomania, T., Saha, M.L., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., 2014. Microbial and proximate composition of fresh and salted hilsa, Tenualosa ilisha. Bangladesh Journal of Zoology, 42, 235-244.

1. Rabbane, M.G., Rahman, M.S., Hossain, A., 2013. Role of maternal cortisol hormone on gene regulation of Zebra fish (Danio rerio, Hamilton, 1822). Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 22, 135-144.

 

Conference Attendances

1. The Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017 (WET2017) held on July 22-23, 2017 and presenting. Hokkaido University, Sapporo campus, Japan.

2. ASM 114th general meeting held on May17-20,2014 and presenting a poster on “Prevalence of white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) in coastal region shrimp farms of Bangladesh". Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

3. International conference on “Problem and Prospects of Coastal Aquaculture and Application of Biotechnological Tools for Rural Development” Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal, India. 01-03, March 2013.

4. 5th International Conference on Microbiology of Food, Health and Environment: Problems and Prospects in Developing Countries, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2010.

Teaching Experiences

 

Present position                             Assistant Professor

Dates (from – to)                             April 10, 2013 to present

Position held                                   Lecturer

Dates (from – to)                             May 15, 2010 to April 09, 2013

 

Main activities                                 Teaching and Research

Name and address of employer      Department of Fisheries

                                                        Faculty of Biological Sciences

         University of Dhaka

         Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

 

Dates (from – to)                             April 2013 to June 2015

Position held                                    Part-time Lecturer

          Department of Oceanography

          Faculty of Earth and Environment Sciences

          University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Type of Organization                      Public University

Awards

  • Japan Society on Water Environment “Excellent Presentation Award-2018” for oral and poster presentation in WET conference-2018 held on July 14-15, 2018 at Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan.
  • Japan Society on Water Environment “Excellent Presentation Award-2017” for oral and poster presentation in WET conference-2017 held on July 22-23, 2017 at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.
  • MONBUKAGAKUSHO fellowship award pursuing PhD from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT-2015).
  • Provost Award 2009, Fazlul Haq Muslim Hall, University of Dhaka for securing first class first position in MS.
  • University merit scholarship from University of Dhaka for the academic performance at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.

Research Interests    

Environmental chemistry special emphasize on emerging contaminants (Pharmaceuticals/Antibiotics) in the environments and their impacts on environment and human health.

Multiple antibiotic resistant bacteria in environment and their resistance risk.

Bacterial and Viral (particularly white spot syndrome virus) diseases in finfish and shellfish aquaculture.

Teaching Experiences

 

Present position                             Assistant Professor

Dates (from – to)                             April 10, 2013 to present

Position held                                   Lecturer

Dates (from – to)                             May 15, 2010 to April 09, 2013

 

Main activities                                 Teaching and Research

Name and address of employer      Department of Fisheries

                                                        Faculty of Biological Sciences

         University of Dhaka

         Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

 

Dates (from – to)                             April 2013 to June 2015

Position held                                    Part-time Lecturer

          Department of Oceanography

          Faculty of Earth and Environment Sciences

          University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Type of Organization                      Public University

 

Personal Information

Name                   ANWAR HOSSAIN

Address               Assistant Professor, Department of Fisheries, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh.

E-mail                  ahossain@du.ac.bd; hossain-anwar-hw@ynu.jp

DU website         http://www.du.ac.bd/faculty/faculty_details/AQF/1503

Nationality           Bangladeshi

 

Research Interests

Environmental chemistry special emphasize on emerging contaminants (Pharmaceuticals/Antibiotics) in the environments and their impacts on environment and human health.

Multiple antibiotic resistant bacteria in environment and their resistance risk assessment. 

Bacterial and Viral (particularly white spot syndrome virus) diseases in finfish and shellfish aquaculture.

 

 

 

Teaching Experiences

Present position                             Assistant Professor

Dates (from – to)                             April 10, 2013 to present

Position held                                   Lecturer

Dates (from – to)                             May 15, 2010 to April 09, 2013

 

Main activities                                 Teaching and Research

Name and address of employer      Department of Fisheries

                                                        Faculty of Biological Sciences

                                                       University of Dhaka

                                                       Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

 

Dates (from – to)                             April 2013 to June 2015

Position held                                    Part-time Lecturer

                                                        Department of Oceanography

                                                        Faculty of Earth and Environment Sciences

                                                        University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Type of Organization                       Public University

 

 

Research Experiences

International research project funding

1. Occurrence and seasonal variation of antibiotics in finfish and shellfish aquaculture of Bangladesh. Research Collaboration Promotion Fund provided by the Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences, Yokohama National University, Japan, 2017. (Principal Investigator)

Industrial-Academia funding

1. Surveillance of White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) in Farmed Shrimp of Southwest Coastal Region in Bangladesh. Funded by ACI Ltd. Bangladesh, 2013-14. (Principal Investigator)

University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) research project funding

1. Quantification of white spot syndrome virus in post-larvae of shrimp and prawn. Grants for research in Life-science, 2014-15. (Principal Investigator)

2. Effects of different feed stuffs on the growth performance and survivability of stinging catfish fingerlings in Bangladesh. Grants for research in Life-science, 2013-14. (Principal Investigator)

3. Identification and culture of tubificid worms in different growth media in laboratory condition. Grants for research in Life-science, 2012-13. (Principal Investigator)

Ministry of Science and Technology research project funding

1. Fraudulence detection in fish marketing of Bangladesh using DNA Barcoding as modern molecular technique. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2014-15. (Principal Investigator).

2. Evolution of virulence of Vibrio vulnificusV. parahaemolyticus and V. alginolyticus in fish and shellfish of coastal regions of Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2012-13. (Co-Investigator).

3. Impacts of Climate Change on the Occurrence and Epidemics of Fish diseases in Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Co-Investigator)

4. Effects of salinity on the growth performance and survival of Rohu (Labeorohita) and Catla (Catlacatla) fingerlings. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Research Associate)

5. Development of the Culture Media Suitable for Mass Culture of Live Food Tubificid Worms in Bangladesh. Grants for advanced Research in Science from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2011-12. (Co-Investigator)

 

Publications

Articles published from PhD research

1. Hossain, A., Nakamichi, S., Habibullah-Al-Mamun, M., Tani, K., Masunaga, S., Matsuda, H., 2017. Occurrence, distribution, ecological and resistance risks of antibiotics in surface water of finfish and shellfish aquaculture in Bangladesh. Chemosphere, 188, 329-336.

2. Hossain, A., Nakamichi, S., Habibullah-Al-Mamun, M., Tani, K., Masunaga, S., Matsuda, H., 2018. Occurrence and Ecological Risk of Pharmaceuticals in River Surface Water of Bangladesh. Environmental Research, 165, 258-266.

 

Articles published from MS research

1. Hossain, A., Mollah, M.F.A., Hasan, M., 2012. Ratio optimisation of media ingredients for mass culture of tubificid worms (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae) in Bangladesh. Asian Fisheries science, 25, 357-368.

2. Hossain, A., Hasan, M., Mollah, M.F.A., 2011. Effects of soybean meal and mustard oil cake on the production of fish live foods tubificid worms in Bangladesh. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences, 3 (3), 183-189.

3. Hossain, A., Rahman, M.S., Hasan, M., 2011. Optimum Harvest for Sustainable Yield of Fish Live Food Tubificid Worms. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 20 (1): 57- 63.

 

Article published from Internship of BSc

1. Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S, Rahman, M.M., Hasan, M., 2010. Microbiological Quality of Processed Frozen Black Tiger Shrimps in Fish Processing Plant. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences, 2 (2), 124-128.

 

Other publications

International journal

14. Siddique, M.A., Haque, M.I., Sanyal, S.K., Hossain, A., Nandi, S.P., Alam, ASMRU, Sultana, M., Hasan, M., Hossain, M.A., 2018. Circulatory white spot syndrome virus in South-West region of Bangladesh from 2014 to 2017: molecular characterization and genetic variation. AMB Express, 8, 25.

13. Kabir, A., Habib, M. A., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., 2015. Genetic diversity of olive barb (Systomus sarana, Hamilton, 1822) from different locations of Bangladesh. Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 2015, 73, 6–12.

12. Hossain, A., Nandi, S.P., Sultana, M., Hossain, M.A., 2014. Prevalence and distribution of white spot syndrome virus in cultured shrimp. Letters in Applied Microbiology, 60, 128-134.

11. Islam, M., Ahsan, D.A., Mandal, S.C., Hossain, A., 2014. Effects of Salinity Changes on Growth Performance and Survival of Rohu Fingerlings, Labeo rohita (Hamilton, 1822). Journal of Coastal Development, 17 (1), 379.

10. Rahman, M.M., Rahman, M.S., Hossain, A., Hasan, M., 2011. Seminal Plasma composition and their physiological relationship with spermatozoa motility in silver carp Hypophthalmichthys molitrix). World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences 3(3): 194-200.

National Journal

9. Hasan, M.A.R., Haque, M.I., Hossain, A., Hasan, M., Rahman, M.S., 2017. Bacterial loads in shrimp and fish hatchery environments of Bangladesh. Journal of Asiatic Society Bangladesh, Science, 43 (1): 37-47.

8. Smriti, S., Islam, T., Begum, M.K., Punom, N.J., Mitra, S., HossainA., Sarker, R.H., Rahman, M.S., 2017. Fraudulence detection in fish marketing of Bangladesh using DNA barcoding. Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, 41 (1): 17-27.

7. Hossain M. J., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., 2016. Impact of live tubificid worms on the growth and survival of Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794) reared in tanks. Bangladesh Journal of Science and Industrial Research, 51(3), 175-182.

6. Rohomania, T., Saha, M.L., Hossain, A., Rahman, M.S., 2015. Morphological and Biochemical Characterization of Bacteria isolated from fresh and salted Hilsa, Tenualosa ilisha (Hamilton, 1822). Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology, 32, 07-13.

5. Haque, M.M., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., Mahmud, Z.H., 2015. Prevalence, characterization and antibiotic susceptibility of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from fishes and shellfishes of coastal regions of Bangladesh. Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 24(2): 121-129.

4. Husain, M.A., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C. Kabir M.A. Rahman. M.S. 2015. Optimization of feeding frequency on the growth performance of thai pangas, Pangasius hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878). Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 24(1):83-90.

3. Hossain, A., Sanyal, S.K., Siddique, M.A., Bishwas, R.K., Sultana, M, Hossain, M.A., 2014. Envelope protein gene vp466-a target for PCR detection of white spot syndrome virus in shrimp. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology, 31, 65-68.

2. Rohomania, T., Saha, M.L., Hossain, A., Mandal, S.C., Rahman, M.S., 2014. Microbial and proximate composition of fresh and salted hilsa, Tenualosa ilisha. Bangladesh Journal of Zoology, 42, 235-244.

1. Rabbane, M.G., Rahman, M.S., Hossain, A., 2013. Role of maternal cortisol hormone on gene regulation of Zebra fish (Danio rerio, Hamilton, 1822). Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences, 22, 135-144.

Conference Attendances

1. The Water and Environment Technology Conference 2017 (WET2017) held on July 22-23, 2017 and presenting. Hokkaido University, Sapporo campus, Japan.

2. ASM 114th general meeting held on May17-20,2014 and presenting a poster on “Prevalence of white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) in coastal region shrimp farms of Bangladesh". Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

3. International conference on “Problem and Prospects of Coastal Aquaculture and Application of Biotechnological Tools for Rural Development” Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal, India. 01-03, March 2013.

 

 

 Awards

Japan Society on Water Environment “Excellent Presentation Award-2018” for oral and poster presentation in WET conference-2018 held on July 14-15, 2018 at Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan.

Japan Society on Water Environment “Excellent Presentation Award-2017” for oral and poster presentation in WET conference-2017 held on July 22-23, 2017 at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

MONBUKAGAKUSHO fellowship award pursuing PhD from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT-2015).

Provost Award 2009, Fazlul Haq Muslim Hall, University of Dhaka for securing first class first position in MS.

University merit scholarship from University of Dhaka for the academic performance at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.