Profile of Md. Yousuf Gazi (মোঃ ইউসুফ গাজী)

... Name Md. Yousuf Gazi (মোঃ ইউসুফ গাজী)
Designation Lecturer
Last Degree M.S. in Geology (University of Dhaka)
   

1. 2015–2017   Master of Science (MS) in Petroleum Geology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh. CGPA: 3.98 / 4.00 Total 36 Credits Completed.  (First position out of 35 students)

Title of the Thesis: Characterization of Surma group mudrocks exposed in Sitakund structure: Interpretation and implication of analytical data.

2. 2010–2015   Bachelor of Science (BS) with Honours in Geology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh. CGPA: 3.76 / 4.00 Total 146 Credits Completed. (First position out of 37 students)

3. 2007–2009   Higher Secondary Certificate, Science, Al-Amin Accademy School and College, Chandpur. GPA – 5.00 /5.00

4. 2005–2007   Secondary School Certificate, Science, Balshid Hazee Akub-Ali High School, Chandpur. GPA – 4.75/5.00

1. Research fellow:  Delta Study Center, Department of Geology,University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000 [ June, 2017- April, 2018]

2. Geological field study: Saint Martins Island, Titas gas field area, Dakshin Nila anticline, Sitakund anticline, Sylhet anticline, Bandarban anticline, Sitapahar anticline, Sundarban coastal area, Raniganj coal field (India).

3. Workshop and Training Programs (Academic)

  1. 9 day long Training Program on “Earthquake Geology and Paleoseismology” at Department of Geology, University of Dhaka organized by USAID Peer Science Grant “Towards Geohazard Assessment in Bangladesh: Academic Infrastructure and Knowledge Transfer”
  2. 2 day Training Program on XRF and Laser Particle Size Instrument Operation and Data Interpretation” at Department of Geology, University of Dhaka organized by USAID Peer Science Grant “Towards Geohazard Assessment in Bangladesh: Academic Infrastructure and Knowledge Transfer”

4. Memberships

  1. Secretary, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Dhaka University Chapter, Membership ID:4169203 (2012-2014 )
  2. Member, Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS)
  3. Member, American Association of Petroleum Geophysicists (AAPG), DU Chapter, Membership ID:10133275 (2014-2017)
  4. Member, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), DU Chapter, Membership ID:000000376612 (2012-2015)

Journal Articles:

1. Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M., Imam, M. B., Rahman, A., & Islam, M. A. (2017). Geochemistry of Neogene Mudrocks from Sitakund Anticline, Bengal Basin: Implications for Provenance, Weathering, Tectonic Setting and Depositional Environment. Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection5(06), 147-171 (June). DOI: https://doi.org/10.4236/gep.2017.56015

2. Gazi, M. Y., Bijoy, S. D., & Nahian, A. A. (2017) A review of shale gas potentiality in Bangladesh. International Journal of Geology, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, 5 (2): 4-9 (April). https://www.woarjournals.org/IJGAES/vol_issue.php?abc1=23

3. Islam, M. A., Murshed, S., Kabir, S. M., Farazi, A. H., Gazi, M. Y., Jahan, I., & Akhter, S. H. (2017). Utilization of Open Source Spatial Data for Landslide Susceptibility Mapping at Chittagong District of Bangladesh—An Appraisal for Disaster Risk Reduction and Mitigation Approach. International Journal of Geosciences8(04), 577-598 (April). DOI: https://doi.org/10.4236/ijg.2017.84031

4.  Gazi, M. Y., S.K., Subrota, Kabir, S. M., Imam, M. B. (2018) Sedimentological and Palynological Approach for Determining the Depositional Environment of the Outcropping Surma Group Mudrocks in the Sitakund Anticline, Chittagong-Tripura Fold Belt, Bangladesh. Dhaka Univ. J. Sci. 66(1): 37-42, (January). http://journal.library.du.ac.bd/index.php?journal=dujs&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=1649

5. Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M., Imam, M. B. (2017) Silt content approximation of Neogene Surma group mudrocks, Sitakund anticline, Bengal basin.Bangladesh J. Sci. Res. 30(1&2): 35-43, (December). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bjsr.v30i1-2.36118

6. Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M., Imam, M. B., S.K., Subrota, Rahman, M. M. (2016) Mineralogy and clay diagenesis of neogene mudrocks in the sitakund anticline, bengal basin: an approach to infer burial diagenesis from surface outcropping samples.Dhaka University Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 5: 61-67, (December). https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Md_Gazi3/publications

7. Islam, M.A., Hasan, M.M., Peas, M.H., Naime, M.A., Gazi, M. Y.Rahman, M.  (2016) Shoreline Vulnerability Assessment in an offshore island (Sandwip), Bangladesh – an Appraisal of Geospatial Techniques. Dhaka University Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 5: 51-60, (December). https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Md_Gazi3/publications

8. Gazi, M.Y., Islam, M.A., Rahman, M., Hossain, S. (2016) Flood hazard mapping using Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP): A GIS aided Multi-Criteria Evaluation Technique (MCE) for north-eastern part of Bangladesh. (Submitted and Proceeding to Journal of Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, Science)

9. Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M., Imam, M. B.(2018) Characterization of peculiar nodular structure in shale with their hypothetical growth model: Comprehensive Study over the Sitakund anticline, Bengal basin. (Submitted and Proceeding to the Arabian journal of Geoscience)

10. Sourov, B.D., Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M.,Imam, M. B., Anwar, B.H. (2018) A multidisciplinary geological and geophysical observations to ascertain the gas seepage source of Titas gas field, Bangladesh. (Submitted and Proceeding to the Egyptian Journal of petroleum)

Conference Proceedings:

1. Gazi, M. Y., Kabir, S. M.,Imam, M. B. (2015) Sedimentary depositional environments which produce facies in association with petroleum source, reservoir and seal occurences. In SPE Petroleum Conference-2015, Dhaka University chapter. DOI: https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.2.23412.04488

Books & Reports:

1. Imam, M. B., Kabir, S. M., Bijoy, S. D., Hossain, A., Ahmed, B., Gazi, M. Y. & Nahian, A. A. (2017). A multidisciplinary geological and geophysical observations to assess gas seepage of Titas gas field, Bangladesh. Bangladesh Ministry of Science & Technology. https://most.gov.bd/

Theory Courses: Elementary Petrology (BS), Exploration Geology (MS), Geographical Information System (MS) (BS), Remote Sensing (BS)  

Practical Courses: Sedimentary Petrology Lab. (BS), Geographical Information System Lab (MS), Remote Sensing Lab (MS)

Academic Research Supervision: Supervising 3 project students on Petroleum geology

Website Link
ResearchGate http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Md_Gazi3

Google Site:  

http://sites.google.com/site/mdyousufgazi43/
Academia.edu:  http://univdhaka.academia.edu/MdYousufGazi
SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/MdYousufGazi
Linkedin:  http://www.linkedin.com/in/md-yousuf-gazi-7245b4135/

 

1. Recieved Prime Minister gold medal-2015

2. Deans Award-2013 (University of Dhaka) for academic excellent result in B.S (Hons.)

3. Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Scholarship 2007-2009

4. Obtained 1st position in poster presentation in SPE Petroleum Conference-2015, Dhaka University chapter

5. National Science and technology fellowship 2016-2017

6. Achieved 1st position in Earth Olympiad 2015, University of Dhaka

7. Runner up in Petro Bowl Competition organized by SPE Dhaka University Chapter

8. Dhaka University Undergraduate Scholarship

9. Undergraduate Talent pool Board Scholarship ( University of Dhaka)

I am working on multi-disciplinary fields particularly in the following ones:

1. Geochemistry

2. Sedimentology and Sedimentary Facies Analysis

3. Hazards and vulnearabilty study

4. XRF and Laser Particle size Data Interpretation- application in Sedimentology

5. Sedimentary rock characterization.

Theory Courses: Elementary Petrology (BS), Exploration Geology (MS), Geographical Information System (MS) (BS), Remote Sensing (BS)  

Practical Courses: Sedimentary Petrology Lab. (BS), Geographical Information System Lab (MS), Remote Sensing Lab (MS)

Academic Research Supervision: Supervising 3 project students on Petroleum geology

Website Link
ResearchGate http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Md_Gazi3

Google Site:  

http://sites.google.com/site/mdyousufgazi43/
Academia.edu:  http://univdhaka.academia.edu/MdYousufGazi
SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/MdYousufGazi
Linkedin:  http://www.linkedin.com/in/md-yousuf-gazi-7245b4135/

 

Short Biography:

Md. Yousuf Gazi received his B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology and M.sc. with specialization in Petroleum Geology from the University of Dhaka securing 1st positions in the faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences in his academic session. He is working as a faculty (now as a Lecturer) in the Department of Geology, University of Dhaka from 2017. He has seven publications in national and international peer reviewed journals of repute and two conference proceedings. He also worked as a research assistant in the Delta Study Center, University of Dhaka. Md. Yousuf Gazi has several remarkable achievements including Prime Minister Gold Medal-2015, Dean’s Award-2016, Undergraduate Scholarship, University Merit Scholarship and Earth Olympiad Award-2015. Gazi awarded “Best poster presentation” in the SPE.