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    Forestry and Wood Technology Discipline Khulna University, Khulna-9208

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Dr. Md. Kamruzzaman

Professor

Research Interest:

Mangrove Phenology, Reconstructing development of stand structure and biomass growth of mangrove species

Education

DSc in Forest Ecology, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan

MSc in Forestry, Khulna University, Khulna

Bio

Experiences

Experience in Forestry Project Implementation

Associate Investigator “Selection of disease resistant clones of Dalbergia sissoo  seedlings obtained from disease affected and non-affected trees and their propagation and conservation” funded by Ministry of Science, Information and Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Financial Year -2005-06.


 Associate Investigator “Efficient and Economic use of muli bamboo (Melocana bacifera) through bio-pulping and bio-bleaching” funded by Ministry of Science, Information and Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Financial Year 2008-2009.

  Associate InvestigatorCarrying capacity assessment for eco-tourism and development of information hub for virtual tourism in the Sundarbans, BangladeshFunded by World Bank, 1st December 2013-30th June 2014.


Fellowship and Awards

Visiting Professor at Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan starting from 1st December 2018 to 28th February 2019

JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Overseas Researchers (Standard), Kyoto University, Japan starting at 2nd November 2015 to 1st November 2017.

 President Honorary Award, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan, 12 September 2013, in  recognition of scholarly achievement and contribution to the University commuity.

 Japanese Government Monbukagakusho: MEXT Scholarship at the University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan, starting at October, 2010 as a PhD student.

 Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP-AP) for the MSC program in Forest and Nature Conservation at Wageningen University and Research Centre, the Netherlands starting in September, 2010

 ERASMUS MUNDUS scholarship for the Sustainable Forestry program at Bangor University, United Kingdom by scheme secretariat in Copenhagen, Denmark starting at September, 2010



Publication

1.       Kamruzzaman M, Paul SK, Ahmed S, Azad MS, Osawa A “Phenology and litterfall production of Bruguiera sexangula (Lour.) Poir. in the Sundarbans mangrove forests, Bangladesh” DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/21580103.2019.1638314.


2.  Azad MS, Kamruzzaman M, Osawa A “The influences of cyclone on abundance, species diversity and floristic composition in mangrove ecosystem in the Sundarbans, Bangladesh” Regional Studies in Marine Science,  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsma.2019.100621.

 

2.       Kamruzzaman M, Basak K, Paul SK, Ahmed S, Osawa A “Litterfall production, decomposition and nutrient accumulation in Sundarbans mangrove forests, Bangladesh” Forest Science and Technology, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/21580103.2018.1557566.

 

3.       Kamruzzaman M, Mouctar K, Sharma S, Osawa A “Comparison of biomass and net primary productivity among three species in a subtropical mangrove forest at Manko Wetland, Okinawa, Japan” Regional Studies in Marine Science,  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsma.2018.100475.

 

4.       Kamruzzaman M, Osawa A, Ahmed S, Rahman MM “Stand structure and carbon storage in oligohaline zone of the Sundarbans mangrove forest, Bangladesh” Forest Science and Technology, 14:23–28, 2018.

 

5.       Kamruzzaman M, Ahmed S, Osawa A “Biomass and Net Primary Productivity of Mangrove Communities along the Oligohaline zone of Sundarbans, Bangladesh” Forest Ecosystems, 4(16): 1–9, 2017.

 

6.       Kamruzzaman M, Siraj MU, Ahmed S, Osawa A “Regeneration status of mangrove species under mature stands in the oligohaline zone of the Sundarbans, Bangladesh” Regional Studies in Marine Science, 16:15–20, 2017.

 

7.       Kamruzzaman M, Osawa  A,  Deshar R, Sharma S, Kamara M “Species Composition, Biomass, and Net Primary Productivity of Mangrove Communities along Okukubi River, Okinawa Island, Japan” Regional Studies in Marine Science,12:19–27, 2017.

 

8.       Kamruzzaman M, Osawa A,  Kamara M,  Sharma S “Comparative reproductive phenology of subtropical mangrove communities at Manko Wetland, Okinawa Island, Japan” Journal of Forest Research, 22:118–125, 2017.

 

9.       Kamruzzaman M, Kamara M, Sharma S, Hagihara A “ Stand structure, phenology and litterfall dynamics of a subtropical mangrove Bruguiera gymnorrhiza” Journal of forestry Research 27(3):513–523, 2016.

 

10.    Kamara M, Analuddin K, Deshar R, Analuddin K, Kamruzzaman M, Hagihara A “ Self-thinning of stems, branches, and leaves in overcrowded mangrove Kandelia obovata stands on Okinawa Island, Japan” Aquatic Botany 119:20–27, 2014.

 

11.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Kamara M, Hagihara A “Phenological traits of the mangrove Rhizophora stylosa Griff. at the northern limit of its biogeographical distribution” Wetlands Ecology and Management 28:277–288, 2013.

 

12.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hagihara A “Vegetative and reproductive phenology of the mangrove Kandelia obovata” Plant Species Biology 28:118–129, 2013.

 

13.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Kamara M, Hagihara A “Vegetative and reproductive phenology of the mangrove Bruguiera gymnorrhiza (L.) Lam. On Okinawa Island, Japan” Trees-Structure and Function 27:619–628, 2013.

 

14.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Kamara K, Deshar R, Hagihara A “Temporal variation in litterfall production of Bruguiera gymnorrhiza stands on Okinawa Island, Japan” APCBEE Procedia 5:16–21, 2013.

 

15.    Kamara M, Deshar R, Kamruzzaman M, Analuddin K, Hagihara A “Dynamics of aboveground mass hierarchy in overcrowded mangrove Kandelia obovata stands on Okinawa Island, Japan” APCBEE Procedia, 5:38–43, 2013.

 

16.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hoque ATMR, Hagihara A “Litterfall of three subtropical mangrove species in the family Rhizophoraceae” Journal of Oceanography 68:841–850, 2012.

 

17.    Kamara M, Deshar R, Sharma S, Kamruzzaman M, Hagihara A “The self thinning exponent in overcrowded stands of the mangrove, Kandelia obovata, on Okinawa Island, Japan” Journal of Oceanography 68:851–856, 2012.

 

18.    Sharma S, Kamruzzaman M, Hoque ATMR, Hagihara A “Leaf phenological traits and longevity of three mangrove species (Rhizophoraceae) on Okinawa Island, Japan” Journal of Oceanography 68:831–8405, 2012.

 

19.    Kamruzzaman M, Mollick AS, Islam MZ, Rahman MA “White rot of Dalbergia sissoo Roxb. and Swietenia macrophylla King, by Schizophyllum commune” Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Environmental Aspects of Bangladesh, Fukuoka, Japan, pp. 57-59, 2012.

 

20.    Sharma S, Kamruzzaman M, Hoque ATMR, Analuddin K, Hagihara A “Vegetative and reproductive phenology, and litterfall production of Rhizophora stylosa in Okinawa Island, Japan” International Journal of Environment 1:20-26, 2011.

 

21.    Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hoque ATMR, Hagihara A “Phenology of Bruguiera gymnorrhiza (L.) Lamk. in Manko Wetland, Okinawa Island, Japan” Proc. of the International Conference on Environmental Aspect of Bangladesh, Fukuoka, Japan, pp. 63-66, 2011.

 

22.    Mollick AS, Kamruzzaman M, Mitlohner R “Volume production models of teak (Tectona grandis Linn. F.) plantations in Bangladesh” Journal of the Timber Development Association of India 57:1–7, 2011.

 

23.    Kamruzzaman M, Saha SK, Bose AK, Islam MN “Effects of Age and Height of Bamboo on Its Physical and Mechanical Properties” Journal of Tropical Forest Science 20(3):211–217, 2008.

 

24.    Kamruzzaman M, Rahman MA, Mollick AS, Sadath MN “Soil in Relation to Mortality of Sissoo (Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.)” Journal of the Timber Development Association of India 53(3& 4):50–60, 2007.

 

25.    Mollick AS, Mitlohner R, Kamruzzaman M Stand Structure Analysis of Teak (Tectona grandis Linn. F) Plantations in Bangladesh Journal of the Timber Development Association of India 53(3 & 4):21–29, 2007.

 

26.    Sadath MN, Hoque AKF, Kamruzzaman M Study on the Development of Seed Storage Technique for Sonneratia apetala South Asian Journal of Agriculture 2(1):85–88, 2007.

 

27.    Mollick AS, Kamruzzaman M, Rashiduzzaman M “Sissoo (Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.) Based Agroforestry System: A Case Study” South Asian Journal of Agriculture 2(1):79–84, 2007.

 

28.    Rahman MM, Sadath MN, Kamruzzaman M, Saifuzzaman M “Phytochemical and Pharmacological Investigation of Excoecaria agallocha (Gewa) latex: A study on its medicinal significance” South Asian Journal of Agriculture 2(1):75–78, 2007.

 

29.    Rahman MS, Kamruzzaman M, Mahfuz AA “Ownership Status of Private Woodlot owner with Particular Reference to Jessore District” South Asian Journal of Agriculture 2(1):19–22, 2007.

 

30.    Islam MM, Islam MW, Ashaduzzaman M, Kamruzzaman M, Dey BK “Study on moisture content, density and shrinkage properties of two low cost timber species of Bangladesh” Journal of the Timber Development Association of India. 52(3 & 4):56–63, 2006.

 

31.    Kamruzzaman M, Rahman MA “Incidence of wilt disease of Sissoo (Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.) in relation to soil pH” Journal of the Timber Development Association of India 52(1& 2):32–38, 2006.

 

32.    Rahman MS, Mahfuz AA, Kamruzzaman M, Islam MN “Social forestry as a strategy for women’s empowerment with particular reference to Jessore district” Indian Journal of Forestry 29(4):373–378, 2006.

 

33.    Chakma D, Mahfuz AA, Kamruzzaman M, Islam MN “Socio-Economic Status of The Jhum Cultivators of Dighinala Upazila Under Khagrachari District of Bangladesh” South Asian Journal of Agriculture 1(1):9–13, 2006.

 

34.    Sadath MN, Rahman R, Kamruzzaman M, Ali MS “Value change along the Timber Marketing Channel in Bangladesh” Business Revivew 5(1):39–47, 2005.

 

35.    Haque SMS, Islam MN, Hannan MO, Saha SK, Kamruzzaman M  “Suitability of Using Sawdusts of Five Different Tree Species With Rice Husk for the Production of Briquette” Timber Development Association of India 51(3 & 4): 70–78, 2005.


Conference proceedings –abstracts

 


1.      Kamruzzaman M, Osawa A, Sharma S, Kamara M (2016) Comparative Reproductive Phenological Studies of Three Subtropical Mangrove Species. Mangrove and Macro Benthos Meeting (MMM4); University of Florida, St. Augustine, Florida, United States of America, held on July 18-22, 2016, p134.

 

2.      Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Kamara M, Hagihara A (2013) Phenological traits of the mangrove Rhizophora stylosa Griff. at the northern limit of its biogeographical distribution. The 59th Annual Meeting of ESJ, Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center, Granship, Shizuoka, Japan held on March 5-9, 2013, p 160.

 

3.      Kamara M, Kamruzzaman M, Deshar R, Sharma S, Hagihara A (2013) Self-thinning exponents of partial organs and aboveground mass of mangrove Kandelia obovata stands. The 59th Annual Meeting of ESJ, Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center, Granship, Shizuoka, Japan held on March 5-9, 2013, p 145.

 

4.      Mori S, Yamaji K, Suwa R, Hoque ATMR, Kamruzzaman M, Ishida A, Koyama K, Nishizono T, Hagihara A (2013) Is metabolic scaling of vascular plants self-organized? Proc. of the 60th Annual Meeting of ESJ, Shizuoka Convention & Arts Center, Shizuoka, Japan held on March 5-9 March, 2013, p 212.

 

5.      Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hagihara A (2012) Phenology and litterfall of the mangrove Kandelia obovata. Joint Meeting of The 59th Annual Meeting of ESJ and The 5th EAFES International Congress, Ryukoku University, Otsu, Japan held on March 17-20, 2012, p 340.

 

6.      Sharma S, Kamruzzaman M, Hoque ATMR, Hagihara A (2012) Litterfall dynamics of three mangrove species of family Rhizophoraceae in Manko Wetland, Okinawa. Joint Meeting of The 59th Annual Meeting of ESJ and The 5th EAFES International Congress, Ryukoku University, Otsu, Japan held on March 17-20, 2012, p 328.

 

7.      Mori S, Ishida A, Yamaji K, Nishizono T, Koyama K, Hoque ATMR, Kamruzzaman M, Suwa R, Hagihara A, Osawa A, Yoshimura J, Prokushikin SG, Masyagina OV (2012) Linkage between above- and underground parts of whole-plant metabolism from seedlings to giant trees. Proc of the Metabolic Basis of Ecology and Evolution in a Changing World, Gordon Research Seminar, University of New England, ME, USA, 21-22 July 2012, p 32.

 

8.      Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hagihara A (2011) Vegetative and reproductive phenological traits of mangrove Kandelia obovata dense stands of Manko Wetland, Okinawa Island. Proceedings of the 21 Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Tropical Ecology in Okinawa 2011, Okinawa, Japan, held on May 27-29 2011, p 13.

 

9.      Kamruzzaman M, Sharma S, Hoque ATMR, Hagihara A (2011) Comparative studies on the reproductive organs litterfall of three mangrove species of the family Rhizophoraceae. The 8th International Workshop on the Oceanography and Fisheries Science of the East China Sea (2011 ECS Workshop), University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan, held on November 24-25, 2011,  p 48.

 

10.  Rahman MA, Khan MNI, Kamruzzaman M (2006) Study of the wilting of Sissoo (Dalbergia sissoo) in the north Bengal in order to find out suitable methods of prevention and/or control. 1st Khulna University Research Cell Conference, held on August 28-29, 2006, p 37.