Ongoing Research Projects

Total projects: 355

Completed projects: 273

Ongoing projects: 82

UGC funded projects: 43 (2019-2010)

Completed Research Projects:

Following research projects are going on under SAURES


Faculty of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences

Sl no Project title Name of (PI) Funded
1. Sero-survey of Q fever (Coxiella burnetii infection) in Sylhet dairy cattle for the development of adoptive targeted surveillance and sustainable control system. Dr. Suman Paul
Associate Professor
Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health
Ministry of  Education
(2015-19)
2. Livelihood improvement through promotion of dairy and milk market access to poor farmers in haor areas of Bangladesh Dr. Md. Abdul Baset
Professor
Dept. of Livestock Prod. & Management
BAS-USDA Program

(2017-19)

3. Solid State Fermentation: A Bio-technological approach for Bio-conservation and Nutritional improvement of Crop residues for Ruminant Dr. Md. Jasim Uddin

Professor

Department of Animal Nutrition

BAS-USDA Program

(2017-19)

4. An investigation on profitability and performance of sucks through disease control and feed supplementation strategies in smallholder duck production in haor area of Sylhet Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Miah

Professor

Department of Poultry Science

BANBEIS

(2016-18)

5. Identification of causes of calf mortality in buffalo and their mitigation measures in Bangladesh Dr. Md. Masudur Rahman

Professor

Dept. of Pathology

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

6. Characterization of Mycoplasma gallisepticum isolates from Bangladesh and their use in production of diagnostic antigen and development of vaccine candidate Dr. Monira Noor

Associate Profesor

Dept. of Pathology

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

7. Isolation and identification of multi-drug resistant ESBL-producing Escherichia coil from chicken meat at Sylhet division of Bangladesh Dr. Md. Masudur Rahman

Professor

Dept. of Pathology

UGC Fund

(2016-17)

8. Adaptation and Conservation of Hilly resilient forage (Tripsacum andersonii) for climate strengthening of livestock in Sylhet Dr. Md. Jasim Uddin

Professor

Department of Animal Nutrition

UGC Fund

(2016-17)

9. Dietary supplementation of tea by-products on growth performance and physiological parameters in calves Dr. Md. Mahfujur Rahman

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

UGC Fund

(2016-17)

10. Effects of thawing rates on quality and fertilizing capability of frozen bull sperm and its subsequent impact on conception rate in artificially inseminated dairy cows. Dr. Md. Bashir Uddin

Assistant Professor Department of Medicine

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

11. Enteric methane emissions from dairy cows using in-vitro technique Dr. Md. Abdul Baset

Professor

Dept. of Livestock Produc. &Management

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

12. Hydroponic Fodder Production: An alternative technology for sustainable dairy production against hampering climate change DR. Md. Nazmul Hossain

Lecturer

Dept. of Livestock Produc. &Management

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

13. Effect of vasectomy on testosterone, seminal characteristics and testicular parameters of Black Bengal Bucks (Capra hircus). Gitaindro Nath Adhikary

Professor

Department of Anatomy and Histology

UGC

(2017-18)

14. Molecular detection of extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli isolated from commercial broiler and layer chickens at Sylhet division of Bangladesh Dr. Md. Masudur Rahman

Professor

Department of Pathology

UGC

(2017-18)

15. Nutritional evaluation of tender green coconut (cocosnuciferal.) residue for ruminant feeding and reduction of environmental pollution at Sylhet city corporation Dr. Md. JasimUddin

Professor

Department of Animal Nutrition

UGC

(2017-18)

16. Prevalence of Salmonella infection in cattle and buffalo and sensitivities to antibiotics in Sylhet Dr. Md. Mukter Hossain

Professor

Department of Medicine

UGC

(2017-18)

17. Identifying prospects and problems of artificial insemination in three varieties of native chickens (Gallus domesticus) Morphological and physiological perspectives Dr. Muhammad Nazrul Islam

Professor

Department of Anatomy & Histology

UGC

(2017-18)

18. Effect of dietary supplementation of bacteriophage on egg performance, excreta micro flora and moisture content in laying hens Dr. Monira nor

Associate Professor

Department of Pathology

UGC

(2017-18)

19. Characterization and Conservation of Different Native Chicken Genetic resources in Bangladesh Dr.  Md. Nazmul Haque

Professor

Dept. of Genetics & Animal Breeding

UGC

(2017-18)

20. Effects of tea by-products on growth performance and physiological parameters in goats Dr. Md. Mahfujur Rahman

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

UGC

(2017-18)

21. Anti diabetogenic Effects of Gymnema sylvestre leaves extract on streptozotocin induced experimental diabetic rats. Dr. Md. Siddiqul Islam

Professor

Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology

UGC

(2017-18)

22. Optimization of artificial insemination in goat by evaluating post-insemination sperm survival in oviduct Dr. Mohammad Atikuzzaman

Professor

Department of Surgery and Theriogenology

UGC

(2017-18)

23. Occurrence and control measures of buffalo calf mortality due to Neoascaris vitulorum infection at Sylhet region of Bangladesh Dr. Kazi Mehetazul Islam

Professor

Department of Parasitology

UGC

(2017-18)

24. System modeling for the development of community dairy in the hoar areas of

Sunamgonj District

Dr. Md. Abdul Baset

Professor

Dept. of Livestock Production And Management

MoST

(2017-18)

25. Conservation of red jungle fowl as a potential genetic resource in Bangladesh Dr. Md. Nazmul Haque

Professor

Department of Genetics Animal Breeding

MoST

(2017-18)

26. Molecular detection of extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-Producing Escherichia coli isolated from food animals at Sylhet division of Bangladesh Dr. Md. Masudur Rahman

Professor

Dept. of Pathology

MoST

(2017-18)

27. Isolation and Molecular characterization of Haemophilus paragallinarum from the commercial layer and native chicken in Bangladesh and development of its effective vaccine Dr. A.T.M.Mahbub-E-Elahi

Professor

Dept. of  Microbiology &  Immunology

MoST

(2017-18)

28. Epidemiology and Economics of Brucellosis Dr. Syed SayeemUddin Ahmed

Professor

Dept. of Epidemology and Public Health

MoST

(2017-18)

29. Influence of peripartum nutritional supplementation on resumption of postpartum Dr. Md. Rafiqul Islam

Professor

Dept. of Medicine

MoST

(2017-18)

30. Selection of cytokine and chemokine biomarkers for goat semen quality Dr. Mohammad Atikuzzaman

Professor

Department of Surgery and Theriogenology

MoST

(2017-18)

Faculty of Agriculture

Sl no  

Project title

 

Name of (PI)

 

Funded

31. Survey on Baseline Condition and Competitiveness of Agricultural Produces in the Sylhet Region and Upgrade Market Directory of Sylhet and Chittagong Division Dr. Md. Abul Kashem
Professor

Department of Soil Science

DAM

(2015-19)

32. Yield improvement of Sweet Potato at acidic soils of Sylhet region using photosensitive cultivars. Dr. A.F.M Saiful Islam

Professor

Dept. of Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology

UGC Fund

2014-18

33. Farm productivity improvement in haor areas through integrated farming system approach Dr. Md. Abul Kashem

Professor

Department of Soil Science

KGF

(2015-16)

34. Collection and Characterization of Local Rice Cultivar of Northeast Region of Bangladesh (Sylhet) with Respect to Morphological and Molecular Characteristics Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam

Associate Professor

Dept of Agronomy and Haor Agriculture

BAS-USDA Program

(2017-19)

35. Collection, Evaluation, Characterization and Establishment of Citrus Germplasms Center by utilization of tilas of Sylhet Agricultural University Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam

Associate Professor

Dept of Agronomy and Haor Agriculture

BANBEIS

(2016-18)

36. Growth and Productivity Assessment of Agar Plant (Aquilaria malaccensis Roxb.) through Management Practices Dr. Md. Abul Kashem

Professor

Department of Soil Science

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

37. Status of insect biodiversity and ecosystem functions in tea estates of the Sylhet Region Dr. Md. Abdul Maleque

Associate Professor

Department of Entomology

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

38. Productivity Enhancement of Promising Vegetable Varieties during Winter and Summer in Sylhet Region Dr. Shahidul Islam

Professor

Dept of Horticulture

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

39. Vertical farming: The future solutions for organic vegetables production in urban area Dr. Md. Fuad Mondal

Assistant Professor

Department of Entomology

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

40. Innovation of flashflood coping promising rice technology for haor area through participatory approach Dr. Mohammad  Ashraful Islam

Professor

Dept. of Agricultural Extension Education

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

41. Evaluation of tree-crop interaction from existing agroforestry systems in Sylhet region for food security by the lens of climate-smart agriculture framework Mohammad Samiul Ahsan Talucder

Associate Professor

Dept. of Agro. and Environmental Science

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

42. Farmers Participatory Validation and Dissemination of floating culture as a manage of Vegetable Production in Haor Area Dr. Mohammad  Ashraful Islam

Professor

Dept. of Agricultural Extension Education

UGC Fund

(2016-17)

43. Development of Diseased Plant Specimen Herbarium at Sylhet Agricultural University Dr. Md. Monirul Islam

Associate Professor

Dept. Plant Pathology & Seed Science

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

44. Selection of superior sweetpotato genotypes based on better nutritional quality and higher yield Sharifunnnessa Moonmoon

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

45. Documenting the occurrence of insect and mite pest species on sweet pepper at open and barrier fields in Sylhet region Dr. Md. Abdul Maleque

Associate Professor

Department of Entomology

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

46. Production and Evaluation of Vermi-compost Dr. Md. Abul Kashem
Professor

Department of Soil Science

UGC

(2017-18)

47. Occurrence and severity of blast of rice in greater Sylhet resign and its impact of seed

transmission on planting value

Dr. Md. Asad-ud-doullah

Professor

Dept. Plant Pathology & Seed Science

UGC

(2017-18)

48. Study on plant and animal biodiversity in Ratargul swamp forest of Sylhet in Bangladesh Tahmina Afroz

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Agro. and Environmental Science

UGC

(2017-18)

49. An efficient in vitro plant regeneration of wild eggplant (Solanum sisymbriifolium) in order to produce large number of rootstocks for minimizing fungal, bacterial and nemic wilt diseases in tomato and eggplant production Dr. M. Shafi Ullah Bhuiyan

Associate Professor

Dept. of Genetics & Plant Breeding

UGC

(2017-18)

50. Alkaloids impact on pollinator behavior and ecology Kamrul Hassan

Assistant professor

Department of Entomology

UGC

(2017-18)

51. Development of Plant Anatomy Laboratory at Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology Department to conduct anatomical researches Md. Mehedi Hasan

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Crop Botany and Tea Produc. Technology

UGC

(2017-18)

52. Screening of wheat varieties for resistance against blast disease of wheat Dr. A.H.M. Mahfuzul Haque

Associate Professor

Dept. Plant Pathology & Seed Science

UGC

(2017-18)

53. Bio-rational Insecticides for Sustainable and Economic Management of Brinjal Shoot and Fruit Borer (Leucinodes orbonalis Guen.) Md. Abdur Razzak Choudhury

Assistant professor

Department of Entomology

UGC

(2017-18)

54. Up-gradation of diagnostic facilities of Plant Pathology Laboratory of Sylhet Agricultural University Dr. Abdul Muqit

Professor

Dept. Plant Pathology & Seed Science

UGC

(2017-18)

55. Establishment and Management of Nursery for the Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science at Sylhet Agricultural University Dr. Md. Sharaf Uddin

Associate Professor

Dept. of Agro. and Environmental Science

UGC

(2017-18)

56. Development of gladiolus production technology for sylhet region Dr. Md. Shahidul Islam

Professor

Dept of Horticulture

UGC

(2017-18)

57. Insect as a food: Bangladesh Perspectives Dr. Md. Fuad Mondal

Assistant Professor

Department of Entomology

UGC

(2017-18)

58. Effect of agronomic management practices on the enhancement of productivity of local fine and aromatic T. Aman rice cultivars of Sylhet region Dr. Mrityunjoy Biswas

Professor

Department of Agronomy and Haor

UGC

(2017-18)

59. Improvement of Winter and Summer Tomato Production in Sylhet Region Dr. Shahidul Islam

Professor

Department of Horticulture

MoST

(2017-18)

60. Canker disease of citrus  in Bangladesh; Epidemiology, quality degradation  and

management .

Dr. A.H.M.Mahfuzul Haque

Associate Professor

Dept. Plant Pathology & Seed Science

MoST

(2017-18)

61. Methane and nitrous oxide emission status and mitigation options from rice paddy in Sylhet region Mohammad SamiulAhsanTalucder

Associate Professor

Dept. of Agro.  and Environmental Science

MoST

(2017-18)

Faculty of Fisheries

Sl no  

Project title

 

Name of (PI)

Funded
62. Bacteriological and chemical analysis of Indian Major carps of Hakaluki haor in Sylhet region Dr. Md. Motaher Hossain

Associate Professor

Dept. of Fish Tech. and Quality Control

BANBEIS

(2016-18)

63. Production and Productivity improvement of Haor flood plain Fisheries for upliftment of fishers Livelihood Dr. Nirmal Chandra Roy

Associate Professor

Dept. of Fish Biology and Genetics

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

64 Development of Quality Value Added Fish Products and Utilization of By-products Dr. Md. Abu Sayeed

Professor

Dept. of Fish Tech. and Quality Control

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

65. Potentials of modernization in fisheries sector of Bangladesh: Study on the peoples’ profile, technologies and policies Dr. Md. Tariqul Alam

Professor

Department of Aquaculture

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

66. Service to produce participatory case study in support of the implementation of the SSF Guidelines on: The enabling environment for supporting implementation of SSF guidelines for disaster risk reduction in Bangladesh Dr. Mohammed Mahmudul Islam

Assistant Professor

Department of Coastal and Marine Fisheries

FAO

United Nations

67. Quality Status of Dried Fish in Sylhet SadarUpazila Dr. Md. Abu Sayeed

Professor

Dept. of Fisheries Tech. & Quality Control

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

68. Trophic level, stomach content analysis and reproductive potential of Mystusbleekeri (Day, 1877), a commercially important catfish of Bangladesh Dr. SabujKantiMazumder

Associate Professor

Dept. of Aquatic Resource Management

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

69. Impact of probiotics application on growth and health performances of commercially cultured silurid catfish Dr. Md. Sakhawat Hossain

Associate Professor

Department of Aquaculture

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

70. Assessment of Post-harvest losses of fish in the Tanguar haor, under Sunamganj district Debarshi Bhattacharjee

Lecturer

Dept. of Fisheries Tech. and QualityControl

UGC

(2017-18)

71. PCR and histopathology based diagnosis and optimization of dosage of aqua-drugs to control diseases in Tilapia and Thai Pangas Dr. M. M. Mahbub Alam

Assistant Professor
Department of Fish Health Management

UGC

(2017-18)

72. Status of Aquarium Fisheries in Sylhet Division Dr. Md. ShahabUddin

Professor

Department of Aquaculture

UGC

(2017-18)

73. Present status of fish diseases and their impacts on different freshwater
aqua cultural farms in Sylhet division
Sayed Mashequl Bari

Assistant Professor
Department of Fish Health Management

UGC

(2017-18)

74. Optimization of dosage of aqua drugs and chemicals to control fish diseases through proper diagnosis using plate culture, histopathology and

pcr techniques

Dr. M. M. MahbubAlam

Assistant Professor
Department of Fish Health Management

MoST

(2017-18)

75. Seasonal Variation of Water Quality and Bacteriological Contamination of Selected Fishes of Surma River in Sylhet Dr. Md. Motaher Hossain

Associate Professor

Dept. of Fish. Tech. and Quality Control

MoST

(2017-18)

Faculty of Agricultural Economics and Business Studies

Sl no Project title Name of (PI) Funded
76. Agricultural Practices and Livelihood Patterns of Selected Tribal Communities in Bangladesh Dr. Jasim Uddin Ahmed

Professor

Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Policy

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

77. Technical, allocative and Economic Efficiency of Citron (JaraLebu) cultivation in some selected areas of Sylhet district. Dr. Jiban Krishna Saha

Professor

Dept. of Agricultural Finance & Banking

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

78. Factors affecting on Agricultural production in Hakaloki Haor of Bangladesh Masud Alam

Assistant Professor

Department of Agricultural Statistics

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

79. Food security and dietary diversity analysis of marginalized tea workers in Sylhet region of Bangladesh Dr. Jasim Uddin Ahmed

Professor

Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Policy

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

80. Post-harvest loss assessment and marketing practices of fruits: an empirical study in moulvibazar district Maimuna Begum

Lecturer

Dept. of Agri. Marketing and Business Management

UGC

(2017-18)

81. Competitive advantage of duck agribusiness in haor areas of Sunamgonj district: an econometric analysis Md. Shaikh Farid

Lecturer

Dept. of Agri. Marketing and Business Management

UGC

(2017-18)

82. Flash Flood in Haor Areas of Sunamganj District: The Impact on Crop Production, Food Security and Livelihood of Farmers Md. Rashid Ahmed

Lecturer

Dept. of Agricultural Finance & Banking

UGC

(2017-18)

83. Economics of Groundnut Cultivation in Some Selected Char Areas of Modhumati River of Narail District. Subrata Koiry

Lecturer

Department of Agri. Finance and Banking

UGC

(2017-18)

84. Poverty and Livelihood Diversification of Fishing Community in DekharHaor of Sunamganj District, Bangladesh Md. NurMozahid

Lecturer

Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Policy

UGC

(2017-18)

85. Causes and consequences of being child laborer: a study in Sylhet city Md. Abdul Ahad

Lecturer

Dept. of Agri. and Rural Development

UGC

(2017-18)

86. A Socio economic Study on Slum Areas of Sylhet City Corporation: Food Security and Migration Perspective Md. Sherf-Ul-Alam

Lecturer

Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Policy

UGC

(2017-18)

87. Prospects of Major Fruits in Sylhet Region: A Value Chain Analysis Dr. Jiban Krishna Saha

Professor

Dept of Agricultural Finance & Banking

MoST

(2017-18)

Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology

Sl no Project title Name of (PI) Funded
88. Development of a Sustainable agricultural risk management technology in areas affected by flash flood using numerical climate modeling data analysis Dr. Md. AltafHossain

Associate Professor

Dept. of Farm Structure

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

89. Develop a hydro geological framework and a sustainable crop establishment period for haor areas of Bangladesh Dr. SanjidaParveenRitu

Associate Professor

Dept. of Irrigation & Water Management

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

90. Mathematical Model to Simulate Branch Canker and Thorny Stem Blight of Tea Disease Dynamics in Bangladesh. Md. Khalid Hossen

Assistant Professor

Dept.of Computer Science and Engineering

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

91. Design a low-cost water treatment plant to enhance potable water supply system in sylhet agricultural university campus. Md. Abdur Rashid Sarker

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Agri. Cons. and Environ. Eng.

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

92. Rapid Sand Filtration Technique to reduce Iron in SAU Campus Ashutus Singha

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Irrigation & Water Management

UGC

(2017-18)

93. Production of bio-methane and bio-fertilizer by utilization of rumen digesta for sustainable environment Muhammad Rashed Al Mamun

Associate Professor

Dept .of Farm Power and Machinery

UGC

(2017-18)

94. Development of Water Management Systems for Improving Agricultural Productivity in Haor areas of Sunamganj District. Tahmina Akter

Assistant Professor

Department of Irrigation and Water Management

UGC

(2017-18)

95. An investigation on failure of submersible embankment at the Hoar area Fahmida Ishaque

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Irrigation & Water Management

UGC

(2017-18)

96. Reuse of Municipal Wastewater to Agriculture using Low-cost Material Md. Suruj Mia

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Irrigation & Water Management

UGC

(2017-18)

97. Design and Development of a Mobile Application for SAU on the Android platform Pranajit Kumar Das

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering

UGC

(2017-18)

98. Development of an android application for SAU diary Hira Lal Gope

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering

UGC

(2017-18)

99. Determination of Hydro-geological Properties for Upper Soil Layer Regarding Irrigation design and Groundwater Recharge in Sylhet region Ajoy Kumar Saha

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Irrigation & Water Management

UGC

(2017-18)

Faculty of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering

Sl no Project title Name of (PI) Funded
100. Floating bed fodder cultivation in submerged and flooded areas in Sylhet District: A tool for climate resilient livestock production Dr. Mohammad Mehedi Hasan Khan

Professor
Dept. of Biochemistry and Chemistry

BARC, NATP-2

(2017-18)

101. Production of industrially important cellulose enzyme through the isolation of cellulolytic bacterial and fungal isolates from rumen environment : An approach to control environmental pollution from cellulosic waste materials Dr. Mohammad Mehedi Hasan Khan
Professor

Dept. of Biochemistry and Chemistry

UGC Fund

(2016-17)

102. Nutritional and Antimicrobial Evaluation of industrially important seaweeds from Bay of Bengal Mahmudul Hasan

Lecturer

Dept. of Pharmaceuticals and Industrial Biotechnology

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

103.. Screening of antimicrobial activity of some important medicinal plants collected from Sylhet region of Bangladesh. Parsha Shanzana

Lecturer

Dept. of Molecular Bio. & Genetic Eng.

UGC

Revised

(2016-17)

104. Screening of proteolytic bacteria from spoiled fruits and vegetables for producing protease enzyme using fruit and vegetable wastes (FVW) Mohammad Rejaur Rahman

Lecturer

Dept. of Molecular Biolo. & Genetic Eng.

UGC

(2017-18)

105. Assessment of bio-physicochemical quality of surface & ground water from Haor areas of Sunamganj district Tanjia Afrin Chowdhury

Lecturer

Department of Microbial Biotechnology

UGC

(2017-18)

106. Screening of Potential Fungal Isolates for Bioremediation of Xenobiotics in Contaminated Agricultural Soil Suma Bala Dabi

Lecturer

Dept. of Pharmaceuticals and Industrial Biotechnology

UGC

(2017-18)

107.. Characterization,Molecular Identification and Antibiotic Sensitivity Pattern of Bacteria Associated With Tail and Fin Rot Bacterial Disease in Carp Fishes. Dilruba Afrin

Lecturer

Dept. of Animal and Fish Biotechnology

UGC

(2017-18)

108.. Green tea waste as a source of protein for ruminants DR. Mohammed Rashed Chowdhury Assistant Professor

Dept. of Biochemistry and Chemistry

UGC

(2017-18)

109. Breeding for abiotic stress (submergence) resistant rice varieties through rapid screening and DNA maker assisted selection Shamsunnahar Mukta

Lecturer

Dept. of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology

UGC

(2017-18)

110. Isolation and characterization of arsenic resistant bacteria from arsenic affected groundwater in Bangladesh and assessment of its bioremediation potential. Mahmuda Akter Moli

Lecturer

Dept. of Pharmaceuticals and Industrial Biotechnology

UGC

(2017-18)