Bidhan Chandro Sarker
Associate Professor

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PhD (on-going): Nutrient management of Sunflower in Wet and Saline Soils of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh

Research Fellow Under the Project of “Nutrient Management for Diversified Cropping in Bangladesh” funded by Krishi Gobeshona Foundation (KGF), Bangladesh and Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Australia

 Organization: Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

 

Master of Science (M.S.) in Agronomy

Organization: Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

CGPA: 3.80 on a scale of 4.00 (equivalent marks-70.93%)

Position: First Class Second

 

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Honours) [B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)]

Organization: Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

CGPA: 3.82 on a scale of 4.00 (equivalent marks-7.31%)

 Position: First Class Third

 

Higher Secondary School Certificate (H.S.C)

Organization: Govt. Satkhira College, Satkhira, Bangladesh Under Jashore Board

 Group: Science

 Result: First Division (marks-68.40%)

 

Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C)

Organization: Babulia J.S. Secondary School, Satkhira, Bangladesh Under Jashore Board

 Group: Science

 Result: First Division (marks-77.50%)

-Stress Agriculture

-Crop Nutrition

-Organic Farming

-Sustainable Agriculture


Service Experience

Associate Professor, Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

Duration: 08.05.2019 to till date

 

Assistant Professor, Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

Duration: 08.05.2014 to 07.05.2019

 

Lecturer, Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

Duration: 08.05.2012 to 07.05.2014



Administrative Experiences

- Assistant Provost, Khan Jahan Ali Hall, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (August 2013 to September 2016)

- Assistant Provost, Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnessa Mujib Hall, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh  (September, 2016 to December 2019)


Leadership Experiences

Publication Secretary, Teachers’ Association, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (2017)

 

Treasurer, Teachers’ Association, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (2018)

 

Joint Secretary, Agrotechnology Alumni Association, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (April, 2016 to February, 2020)



Others Experiences

- Member, Self-Assessment Committee, Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (2016-2017)

- Convener, Sports committee, Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh (May , 2012 to December 2019)






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Supervision

SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
1 Grpwth and yield performance of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) at different sowing dates of different tillage conditions in Batiaghata upazila under Khulna District Bachelor Supervisor
2 Effect of Subculturing and Culture Age on Sporultion and Morphological Characteristics of Bipolasir sorokiniana Bachelor Co-Supervisor
3 Effect of Some Physiological Parameters on Mycelial Growth of Sclerotium oryzae Bachelor Co-Supervisor
4 Effect of Number of Seedlings/hill and Spacing on Growth and Yield of Local Transplanted Aman Rice (Var. Ranisalute) Bachelor Supervisor
5 Effect of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizer on the Growth and Yield of Sunflower in Batiaghata Upazila under Khulna District of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
6 Yield Response of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) to Nitrogen Rates under Zero Tillage in Coastal Soil of Southwestern Bangladesh Masters Supervisor
7 Response of Broadcast Aus Rice (Oryza sativa L.) to Omission of Added Fertilizers in Coastal Soil of Southwestern Bangladesh Masters Supervisor
8 Effect of Seedling Age and Transplanting Date on Establishment and Yield of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in Coastal Region of Southwestern Bangladesh Masters Supervisor
9 Effect of Row Arrangement and Number of Seedlings Per Hill on Growth and Yield of Aman Rice Var. BINA-7 Masters Supervisor
10 Effect of Potassium on Yield of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in Southwestern Coastal Region of Bangladesh Masters Supervisor
11 Evaluation of Sowing Dates on Wheat Grown in a Medium High Land of Southwestern Bangladesh Masters Supervisor
12 Effect of Silicon in Alleviating Salinity Stress on Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Masters Co-Supervisor
13 Effect of Residual and Added Phosphorous on Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in Wet Soil of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh Masters Co-Supervisor
14 Yield Response of Transplanted Aman Rice (Oryza sativa L) to Phosphorus Rates in Coastal Region of Southwestern Bangladesh Masters Co-Supervisor
15 Evaluation of Sowing Dates of Wheat Grown in a Coastal Saline Soil of Bangladesh Masters Co-Supervisor
16 Evaluation Of Sowing Dates on Mustard Grown in a Coastal Saline Soil of Bangladesh Masters Co-Supervisor
17 Effect of Different Nitrogen and Phosphorus Ratios on Seed Yield of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in the Southwestern Coastal Soil of Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
18 Growth and Yield Response of Aman Rice to Nitrogen and Phosphorous Variation in the Medium High Land of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
19 Growth and Yield Evaluation of Aman Rice Variety (Binadhan-7) as Influenced by Transplanting Dates in a Medium High Land of Southwestern Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
20 Growth and Yield Response of Mustard Varieties Grown in a Medium Highland of a Southwestern Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
21 Growth and Yield Evaluation of Mungbean (Bari Mung 6) Influenced by Fertilizers and Pesticides Application in a Southwestern Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
22 Growth and Yield Performance of Black Gram (Bari Mash-3) Influenced by Fertilizers and Pesticides in Khulna Region of Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
23 Effect of Reduced and Delayed Nitrogen Application on Growth and Yield of Wheat in Costal Soil of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
24 Seed Yield and Growth Response of Late-Sown Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) to Spacing (Plant Population) in The Southwestern Coastal Soil of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
25 Effect of NPK Combination on Seed Yield of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in Southwestern Saline Soil of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
26 Effect of NPK and Their Combination on Growth and Yield of T. Aman in the Coastal Soil of Southwestern Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
27 Yield Response of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) to Phosphorus Variation in Coastal Soil of Southwestern Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
28 Performance Study of Yield and Yield Contributing Characters of Local T. Aman Rice Varieties in Khulna Region of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
29 Yield Performance of Local T. Aman Rice (Var. Bashful Balam) to Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers in Batiaghata Upazilla of Khulna District Bachelor Co-Supervisor
30 Response of a T. Aman Rice (BRRI Dhan73) to Omission of Nutrient Elements in a Southwestern Coastal Soil Masters Co-Supervisor
31 Effect of Phosphorus on the Growth and Yield of BRRI Dhan28 at Batiaghata Upazilla of Khulna District in Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
32 Effect of Drought Stress on Some Physiological and Growth Characters of Maize Bachelor Co-Supervisor
33 Effect of Integrated Fertilizer Management on Growth and Yield of Sunflower Bachelor Co-Supervisor
34 Maize Grain Yield Response to Irrigation with Mixtures of Fresh and Saline Water in a Southwestern Coastal Soil of Bangladesh Masters Co-Supervisor
35 Grain Yield of Mungbean under Different Tillage Options Using Versatile Multi-Crop Planter in the Coastal Soil Ganges Delta Masters Co-Supervisor

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Journal Articles

Jahan, M.S., Ujjaman, S., Rahman, M.S., Sarker, B.C.,*Hossain, M.Z. and Kamal, M.M. 2022. Physicochemical Properties and Nutrient Contents of Compost as Influenced by Organic Wastes and Methods of Composting, Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science, 70(1): 106-112. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5958/0974-0228.2022.00006.8    


Sarker, B.C.,* Islam, M.M., Kabir, M.E. and Kabir, M.N. 2022. Evaluation of Suitable Sowing Window to Fit Wheat after Transplant Aman Rice in the Medium Highland of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 20(1): 20–26.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5455/JBAU.3829


Sarker, B.C*., Ali, M.Y., Bell, R.W. and Kabir, M.E. 2022. Effect of nitrogen rate and application ratio on late sown sunflower in wet soil under zero tillage in the coastal zone of southwestern Bangladesh. Indian Journal of Agricultural Research, (Published in online)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.18805/IJARe.A-671

Lima, F., Sarker, B.C*., Kabir, M.E. and Kabir, M.N. 2021. Yield Response of Short Duration HYV Aman Rice to Transplanting Times in the Coastal Region of Southwestern Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Advances in Agricultural Research. 17, 1 (Nov. 2021), 42-51.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaar/2021/v17i130189.

Sarker*, B.C.,* Hanif M.A. and Debnath, R.2021. Growth and Yield Evaluation of Mustard Varieties Grown in a Medium Highland of Khulna Region. Khulna University Studies, 18(1): 1-8. DOI: https://doi.org/10.53808/KUS.2021.18.1.1811-L

Kabir, M.E. Sarker, B.C. and. Rahman, S.M.H 2021. Performance of Maize and Sunflower to Abiotic Stress: Excess Water during Emergence and Salinity during Reproductive Stage. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 8(1&2):29-35.

Kabir, M.N. Sarker, B.C.,* and Kabir, M.E. 2021. Yield Response of Aman Rice to Transplanting Geometry and Seedlings per Hill in Southwestern Coastal Soil of Bangladesh. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research, 18(1): 1-9.

Debnath, R., Hanif M.A. and Sarker, B.C.* 2020. Effect of Primary Nutrient (NPK) Rates on Growth and Yield of Mungbean (Vigna radiata) at Batiaghata Upazila in Khulna. Khulna University Studies, 17(1 & 2):1-7.

Sarker, B.C.,* Das, M.K., Ray, J. and Biswas, A. 2020. Yield Response of Black Gram to Nitrogen, Phosphorous and Potassium Combinations Grown in Khulna District of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh. Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, 7(9): 64-69.

Podder, S., Roy, J., Das, D. and Sarker, B.C. 2020. Effect of Salinity (NaCl) on Germination and Seedling Growth of Mungbean (Vignaradiata L.). Journal of Bioscience and Agriculture Research, 24(2): 2012-2019.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.18801/jbar.240220.246

Kabir, M.E., Sarker, B.C., Ghosh, A.K., Mainuddin, M. and Bell, R.W. 2019. Effect of Sowing Dates on Yield of Wheat Grown in Excess Water and Salt Affected Soils in Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh. Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research, 37(2): 51-59.

Rony, I.A., Das, A., Quddus, K.G. and Sarker, B.C.* 2019. Effect of Nitrogen on Growth and Yield of Aman Rice (BRRI dhan51) in Batiaghata Upazila of Khulna District. Bangladesh Journal of Agriculture and Environment, 15(1): 19-26.

Shanta, L.A., Haque, M.T., Quddus, K.G. and Sarker, B.C.* 2018. Growth and yield response of BRRI dhan28 to phosphorous rates in Batiaghataupazila of southwestern Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 7(1&2):30-33.

Sarker, B.C.,* and Nahar, N. 2017. Effect of number of seedlings per hill and spacing on growth and yield of transplanted aman rice (var. Ranisalute). Khulna University Studies, 14(1&2):27-38.

Nasrin, Z., Ferdousy, Z.A., Sarker, B.C., Sultana, S., Adhikary, S.K. and Mondal, C. 2017. Effect of Subculturing and Culture Age of Sporulation and Morphological Characteristics of Bipolarissorokiniana.Khulna University Studies, 14(1&2): 59-70.

Nurani, F.J., Quddus, K.G., Sarker, B.C.,* and Nasreen, M. 2015. Effect of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on the Growth and Yield of Sunflower in Batiaghata Upazila under Khulna District of Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 6(1&2):87-95.

Sarker B.C.,* Nasreen, M., Quddus, K.G. and Nurani, F.J., 2015. Growth and Yield Performance of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) at Different Dates of Sowing under Different Tillage Conditions in Batiaghata Upazila under Khulna District. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 6(1&2):97-110.

Jahan, M.S., Sarker B.C.,* and Mondal, T.J. 2015. Effect of Different Fertilizer Combinations of Yield Performance of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 6(1&2):117-126.

Adhikary, S.K., DAS, P.K., Islam, M.R., Sarker, B.C.,* and Sultana, S. 2013. Evaluation of Botanicals and Cow Urine on Invitro Mycelial Growth and Sporulation of Bipolaris oryzae Causing Brown Spot of Rice. Bangladesh Journal of Agriculture and Environment, 9(2):29-34.

Islam, S.S., Paul, C. and Sarker, B.C. 2013. A Comparative Study on the Performances of Layer Hybrids in Some Selected Areas of Khulna Region. Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science, 42(2):114-122.

Sarker, B.C.,* Adhikary, S.K., Sultana, S., Biswas, A. and Azad, S.F.D. 2013. Influence of pH on Growth and Sclerotia Formation of Sclerotium rolfsii Causal Agent of Foot Rot Disease of Betel Vine. IOSR Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, 4(1):67-70

Amin, R., Sarker B.C.,* Adhikary, S.K., Sultana, S. and Zubair, T. 2013. Effect of Some Botanical Extracts and Cow’s Urine on Sclerotium rolfsi Causal Agent of Foot and Root Rot of Betel Vine. The International Journal of Engineering and Science, 2(9): 77-82.

Sarker, B.C.,* Adhikary, S.K. and. Jahan, M.S. 2012. Effect of Sowing Dates on the Yield of Wheat Grown under Zero Tillage Condition. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 5(12):125-129.

 

Short Communications

Ahmad, M.I., Biswas, A.K., Sultana, S., Sarker, B.C., Mondal, C., 2019. Effect of Different Media and pH on Mycelial Growth of Sclerotium oryzae Causing Sheath Rot of Rice. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 7(1&2):67-72.

 

Conference proceedings (Abstract)

P.K. Ghosh, M.S. Islam, S.S. Islam and B.C. Sarker, 2019. Effect of Salinity Stress on Growth and Yield Forage Genotypes. Conference on Sustainable Crop and Livestock Farming in Coastal Areas of Bangladesh Conference, Khulna University, Bangladesh, 28 August 2019.

B.C. Sarker*, M.E. Kabir, M.Y. Ali, 2019. Response of Sunflower to Rates and Application Ratio (Basal:Topdressed) of Nitrogen in the Wet Soil of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh. Conference on Sustainable Crop and Livestock Farming in Coastal Areas of Bangladesh Khulna University, Bangladesh, 28 August 2019.

M.E. Kabir and B.C. Sarker, 2019. Constraint-level Water in Coastal Soil can be a Resource for Cropping During Winter in the Southwestern Region of Bangladesh. International Conference of Saline Futures: Addressing Climate Change and Food Security, Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, 10-13 September 2019.

K.K. Sarkar, S.K.S.A. Kamar, M.A. Hossain, M. Mainuddin, R. Bell. E.G Barret-Lennard, D. Gaydon, M. Glover, M.H. Rashid, M.H.I. Khan, M. Moniruzzaman, M.B. Hossain and B.C. Sarker, 2020. Effects of Fresh and Saline Water Irrigation for Maize in Coastal Areas of Bangladesh. Abstract published by MDPI. International Tropical Agriculture Conference (TROPAG 2019), Brisbane, Australia, 11–13 November 2019.

B.C. Sarker*, M.E. Kabir, M.Y. Ali and R.W. Bell, 2020. Yield Response of Sunflower to Sowing Dates and NPK Rates under Zero Tillage in Wet Soil of Southwestern Coastal Bangladesh. Abstract published by MDPI. International Tropical Agriculture Conference (TROPAG 2019), Brisbane, Australia, 11–13 November 2019.

B.C. Sarker*, P.L.C. Paul, R.W. Bell and M.E. Kabir, 2021. Optimization of Nitrogen Rate for Wheat Grown under Zero Tillage in Coastal Saline Clay Soils of Southwestern Bangladesh. International Symposium on Coastal Agriculture: Transforming Coastal Zone for Sustainable Food and Income Security, India, 16-19 March, 2021.

B.C. Sarker*, M.E. Kabir. M.Y. Ali and R.W. Bell, 2021. Timing of Nitrogen Application Influence the Seed Yield of Sunflower Grown in the Coastal Soil of Southwestern Bangladesh. International Symposium on Coastal Agriculture: Transforming Coastal Zone for Sustainable Food and Income Security, India, 16-19 March, 2021.