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Details of Dr. Hussain Monsur


 

Publications                : Number of published scientific papers – 35 (List attached)

                                                 : Number of published books – 2

                                                  : Number of abstracts – 7

                                                  : Number of Reports – 4

                                                  : Number of thesis supervision - 6

 

   Published books         : Published two books on Quaternary Geology (One in English and

  other in Bengali. Title: An Introduction to The Quaternary Geology of

  Bangladesh. The other in Bengali; Quaternary Ebong Bangladesher

  Bhutattik Kramabikash, published by Bangla Academy).

Projects: A) International Project : International Geological Corrilation

  Programme (IGCP). Worked as the Global Leader, involved Indian,

  British, German and Nepalese Geologists. Project Title, “Quaternary

  Stratigraphic Correlation of the Ganges-Brahmaputra Sediments and

  of the Indian Sub-continent”, Sponsored by UNESCO,

B) Consultant, Comprehensive Dissaster Management Programme (CDMP).

            C) National Project: 1) University Grant Commission. Worked as Project Leader,

                                            entitled : Stratigraphy and Tectonics of Lalmai Hill area.

                    2) Delta study Center : Holocene Sea-level changes along the   

                        Maiskhali and Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Coast.

                                                    3) Stratigraphical Studies of Dahagram-Panchagahr Gravel beds

                                                        and their economic importance. Submitted to BOSE Cetre,

                                                        Dhaka University.

 

  Participation to International Seminar:

                          1986 : Seminar on coastal plain in Belgium.

                          1987 : Seminar on coastal plain in Greece.

                          1995 : Seminar on IGCP-347 in India as the Global Leader.

                          1995: Seminar of Nepal Geological Society in Kathmandu, Nepal.

                          1996 : Seminar on IGCP-347 in Nepal.

                          1997 : Seminar on coastal plain environment in Orissa (India).

                          1998 : Seminar and field work in Bihar in India

                          2002 : Eighth Conference on Arsenic, Japan Research Group on Arsenic,

Matsue, Osaka.

                        2005 : Visiting Professor, Okayama University, Japan.

 

Elected Position          : 1) General Secretary of Geological Society of Bangladesh (Twice).

  2) General Secretary of Dhaka University Teachers’ Association (Twice)

  3) Join Secretary of General Secretary of Dhaka

     University Teachers’ Association.

 4) Member of Dhaka University Teachers Association (Five times).

 5) Senate Member of Dhaka University (Twice).

6. President, Bangladesh Students’ Organization, Free University of

    Brussels, Belgium.

 

List of publications of Dr. Md. Hussain Monsur

 

Monsur, M. H., 1990 : Stratigraphical and Palaeomagnetical Studies of Some Quaternary Deposits of the Bengal Basin. Doctoral dissertation, Free University of Brussels, Belgium.

 

Monsur, M. H. and R. Paepe, 1990 : Heavy mineral characteristics of the Barind and Madhupur Formations of the Bengal basin, Bangladesh. Bang. J. Geol., v. 9, p. 41-46.

 

Monsur, M. H. and R. Paepe, 1992 : Quaternary stratigraphy of the Barind area of the Bengal basin, Bangladesh. Ind. J. Earth. Sci., v. 19, n. 2-3, p.79-84.

 

Monsur, M. H. and M. S. Hossain, 1992 : Palaeopedological and miromorphological studies of the Lalmai Clay, Madhupur and Barind Formations of the Bengal Basin. Bang. J. Sci. Res., 10(2): 143-152.

 

Monsur, M.H. and M.H. Rahman, 1992 : Rock magnetic and environmental studies of siderite nodules exposed in the Campine Formation, Belgium. Raj. Univ. Stud. Part B, v.XX., p. 143-150

 

Monsur, M.H., R. Paepe and M.H. Rahman, 1993 : Quaternary Stratigraphy of the Chalanbil area of the Bengal Basin. Raj. Univ. Stud. Part B, v.XXI., p. 99-108

 

Monsur, M.H. and M.S. Hossain, 1993 : Palaeomagnetic studies of siderite nodules in the Rijkevorsel Clay Member of the Campine Formation. Dhaka Univ. stud. B., v. 41(1), p.27-30

 

Monsur, M.H., R. Paepe and S, Wartel, 1993 : Palaeoclimmatic significance of the humic layers in the Rijkevorsel Clay Member (Belgium). Dhaka Univ. stud. B, v.41(1), p.27-30.

 

Monsur, M. H. and Paepe, R., 1994 : Quaternary stratigraphy of the Madhupur area of the Bengal Basin, Bangladesh. Bang. J. Sci. Res., v. 12, no. 1, p. 41-47.

 

Monsur, M. H. and A. S. M. M. Kamal, 1994 : Holocene sea-level changes along the Maiskhali and Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf coast of the Bay of Bengal. The Jour. Noami, vol. 11, no. 1. p. 15-21.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1995 : Sedimentostratigraphical investigations of the Madhupur and Basabo Formations of the Bengal basin, Bangladesh. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci., 43(2): 243-251.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1995 : Magnetic susceptibilities of the Quaternary deposits of the Barind and Chalanbil areas in comparison with the Madhupur Formation. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci., v. 43, no. 1, p. 59-65.

 

Monsur, M. H. : On the depositional environment of the Madhupur and Barind Formations of the Bengla Basin. Asiatic Society..

 

Monsur, M. H, 1995. : Variation of magnetic susceptibilities of the Quaternary deposits of the Madhupur area. Bangladesh J. Sci. Res..

 

Monsur, M.H., 1995 : Magnetic susceptibilities of the Quaternary deposits of the Barind and Chalanbil Areas in comparison with the Madhupur Formation. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci., v.43, no.1, p.59-65.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1995 : Textural characteristics of the Quaternary deposits of the Barind area of the Bengla basin. Bangladesh J. Sci. Res., 13(2): 111-117.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1995 : Procedure of removal of secondary magnetic components of the Quaternary sediments of the Barind area of the Bengal basin. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci., v. 43, no. 1, p. 53-57.

 

Monsur, M. H. and R. Paepe, 1994 : Holocene stratigraphy and palaeoclimatical interpretation of the deposits of the Madhupur, Barind and Chalanbil areas of the Bengal basin (Bangladesh). Bangladesh J. Sci. Res., v. 12, no. 2, p. 255-264.

 

Monsur, M. H. 1994 : Palaeomagnetic studies of the Quaternary deposits, exposed in the Madhupur area of the Bengal basin. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci., v. 42, no. 2, p. 247-252.

 

Monsur, M. H. : A preliminary Palaeomagnetic results of the Quaternary deposits exposed in the Barind area of the Bengal basin, Bangladesh. Bang. J. Sci. Res. V.14(2), p.177-183.

 

Monsur, M. H. 1995 : Behavior of magnetic components of the sediments of the Madhupur area during the demagnetizatin tests. Bang. J. Sci. Res. 13(1) : 71-77.

 

Monsur, M. H., Paepe, R. and M. H. Rahman, 1993 : Quaternary stratigraphy of the Chalanbil area of the Bengal basin. The Raj. Univ. Stud., part-B, vol. XXI, p. 99-108.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1995 : Upper Pleistocene monsoon climatic fluctuations and the depositional history of the ‘Bengal basin. J.. Nepal Geol. Society. Special Issue, v. 12. p. 32.

 

Monsur, M. H. and M. M. M. Chowdhury : Late Quaternary climatic fluctuations and the depositional history of the Bengal basin. J. Nepal Geol. Society. V.14, p.79-86.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1994 : Some geological and economical aspects of the gravel deposits exposed in Dahagram-Panchagarh areas. Bengal Delta, Vol. 1, No. 1. p. 8-9.

 

Monsur, M. H., 1993 : Holocene sea-level changes along the Maiskhali Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf coasts. BAAS 18th conference Issue, Sec. V, p. 4.

 

Monsur, M.H. and A.S.M. Kamal, 1993 : A comparative study of heavy mineral assemblages of Holocene deposits with Plio-Pleistocene deposits of the Bengal Basin, Bangladesh. J. Geol., v.12, p.19-26.

 

Monsur, et. Al., 2001 : A Review and Correlation of Quaternary Deposits Exposed in the Bengal Basin and its Surrounding areas. Bangladesh J. Geology, vol.20,p.33-54.

 

Abstracts

 

1. Monsur. M.H.,1994: Some geological and economical aspects of the gravel deposits exposed in Dahagram-Panchagarh areas. Bengal Delta, Vol.1, No. 1, p.8-9.

 

2, Monsur, M.H., 1994: Sedimentological and palaeomagnetical investigation of the

(N.Belgium). IFAQ, Q.F.1, p.16.

 

3. Monsur, M.H., 1995: Upper Pleistocene monsoon climatic fluctuations and the depositional history of the Bengal basin. Jour. Nepal Geol. Society. Special Issue, Vol.12,p.32

 

4. Monsur, M.H. and Anjam, M.T., 1994: Holocene sea-level changes along the Maiskhali Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf coasts. BAAS 18th conference Issue, Sec. V, p.4.

 

5. Monsur, M.H., 1995: Late Quaternary monsoon climatic episodes and the depositional history of the Bengal basin. 30th International Geological Congress, Beijing, China.

 

6. Monsur, M.H., 1995: Evidences of Holocene sea-level rise along the eastern coast of the Bay of Bengal.30th International Geological Congress, Beijing. China.

 

7. Monsur, M.H., 1995: Quaternary depositional and Erosional history of the Bengal basin Abstract Volume of the International Seminar organised by the IGCP-347 Group at the Geology dept. of Dhaka University, 9-12 December, 1995.