Profile of Dr. Md. Alamgir Hossain

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Dr. Md. Alamgir Hossain

Professor

Department of Entomology (ENT)

Faculty of Agriculture

Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University, Dinajpur.

E-mail: alamgir@hstu.ac.bd


RESEARCH INTEREST

    Integrated pest management (IPM) and food security, storage pests management, biological control etc

EDUCATION

  1. Ph.D. (Entomology), 2012

    Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladseh

  2. M.S. in Entomology, 1996

    Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensin

  3. B. Sc. Ag. (Honours), 1990

    Faculty of Agriculture, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

  1. Lecturer
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    February 15, 1998 to May 23, 2004

  2. Assistant Professor
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    May 24, 2004 to August 20, 2008

  3. Associate Professor
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    August 21, 2008 to January 08, 2012

  4. Professor
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    August 21, 2008 to Present


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers

  1. International level

    1.  Alim, M. A., Song, J., Lim, U. T., Choi, J. J. and Hossain, M. A. 2017. Bioassay of plant extracts against Aleurodicus dispersus (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Florida Entomologist. 100(2): 350-357.

    2.       Hossain, M. A., M. A. Alim, K. S. Ahmed, and M. A. Haque. 2015. Insecticidal potentials of plant oils against Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) in stored chickpea. J. Entomol. Soc. Iran. 34(3): 47-56.

    3.  Hossain, M. A. and M. A. Haque. 2015. Influence of food supplements on the reproductive potential of the parasitoid, Dinarmus basalis (Rondani) (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) on Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). African Entomol. 23(1): 89-94.

    4. Hossain, M. A., M. A. Alim, K. S. Ahmed and M. A. Haque. 2014. Biocontrol potential of the Dinarmus basalis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Rondani as a parasitoid of Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) in stored pulse. African Entomol. 22(2): 285-290.

    5. Hassan, S. M. E., S. M. M. Hossain, A. K. Azad, M. A. Hassan, H. F. El Taj and M. A. Hossain. 2011. Effect of BAU-Biofungicide and plant extracts against root-knot (Meloidogyne javanica) of okra. Int. J. Bio-resource Stress Manage. 2(4): 432-436.

    6. El Taj, H. F., S. Mahmood, M. A. Kabir, M. A. Hossain and M. A. Alim. 2011. Influence of apple cultivars on the development and fecundity of the two spotted spider mite (Tetranychus urticae (Koch). Int. J. Bio-resource Stress Manage. 2(4): 403-408.

    7. Hoque, A. T. M. R., M. M. Uddin, M. J. Islam and M. A. Hossain. 2002. Supply response of mungbeen in Bangladesh. Indian J. Agric. Res. 36(4): 241-247.

    8. Ahad, M. A., M. A., Hossain, H. F. EL Taj, M. A. Khan and M. J. Islam. 2002. Relative susceptibility of some wheat lines to the pink borer, Sesamia inferens Walker (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on wheat. Asian J. Plant Sci. 1 (4): 405-406.

    9. Zahan, Z. M. S., M. A. Ahad, M. S. Bari, M. A. Hossain and Islam, M.J. 2001. Estimation of yield and quality of banana fruit affected by banana leaf and fruit beetle, Nodostoma viridipennis (Coleoptera: Eumolpidae) in Bangladesh. Pakistan J. Biol. Sci. 4(9): 118-119.

    10. Hossain, M. A., K. S. Islam, M. A. Ahad and A. T. M. R. Hoque. 2001. Biology and predation efficiency of the coccinellid beetle, Propylea fallax (Khuzorian) on Mungbean aphid. Pakistan J. Biol. Sci. 4(3): 326-328.

    11. Hossain, M. A., M. A. Ahad, H. F. El Taj, M. R. Amin, and A. K. M. Azad, 2001. Prevalence and relative abundance of coccinellied beetle on mustard (Brassica campestris) crop. Pakistan J. Biol. Sci. 4(2): 136-138.


    National level

    12. Rahman, M.S., Arifunnahar, Mst., Alim, M.A. and Hossain, M.A. 2018. Effect of some leaf powders and doses of tobacco leaf powder to protect chickpea seeds in storage against Callosobruchus chinensis. BOU J. Agric Rural Dev. 10(1): 35-42.

    13. Arifunnahar, Mst., Raju, M.R. Hossain, M.A. and Alim, M.A. 2018. Varietal preference of mungbean (Vigna radiata) against sucking pests under field conditions. BOU J. Agric Rural Dev. 10(1): 43-49.

    14. M. J. Alam, M. A. Alim, M. A. A. Bachchu and M. A. Hossain. 2017. Biology and predation efficiency of Menochilus sexmaculatus (f.) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on different three species of aphid. Bangladesh J. Entomol. 27(2): 35-46.

    15. M.H. Rashid, H. F. El Taj, M. A. A. Bachchu, M. Arifunnahar and M.A. Hossain. 2017. Efficacy of some synthetic pesticides applied against the mango leaf cutting weevil (Deporaus marginatus Pascoe).  Bangladesh J. Entomol. 27(2): 73-85.

    15. Hossain, M. A., M. A. A. Bachchu, K. S. Ahmed and M. A.   Haque. 2014. Effectiveness of indigenous plant powders as grain protectant against Callosobruchus chinensis (l.) in stored chickpea (Cicer arietinum). Bangladesh J. Agril. Res. 39(1): 93-103.

    16. M. Arifunnahar, Z. Ferdous, MA Alim and M. A. Hossain. 2016. Incidence of spiraling whiteflies Aleurodicus dispersus Russell and its natural enemies on guava orchards. Journal of Bio-Science. 24: 67-74.

    17. M. A. Alim, M. A. Hossain, F. Rahman, M. Arifunnahar A. A. Sabir & M. Mostafiz. 2015.  Evaluation of synthetic pesticides against spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus dispersus (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae). Bangladesh j. entomol. 25(2): 1-12.

    18. Sarker, A., Alim, M.A., Uddin, M.A. and Hossain, M.A. 2015. Insecticidal potencyof non-edible oils in stored green gram seeds against Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Bangladesh j. entomol. 25(1): 85-98.

    19. Rana, M. S., M. A. A. Bachchu, M. A. Hossain, R. Ara and H. Rahman. 2015. Effect of some indigenous plant extracts against brown plant hopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Stal.) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae). Bangladesh j. entomol. 25(1): 15-32.

    20. Rana, M. S., Bachchu, M. A. A., Hossain, M. A. and Ara, R. 2014. Evaluation of different doses of urea and plant spacing as management approach against rice brown plant hopper, Nilaparvata lugens Stal. Bangladesh j. entomol. 24(1): 37-46.

    21. Alim, M. A., Hossain, M. A. and Rahman, F. 2014. Population dynamics of spiraling whitefly on ornamental plants and its natural enemies in Bangladesh. Bangladesh j. entomol. 24(1): 47-55.

    22. Hossain, K.F., Alim, M. A., El Taj, H. F. and Hossain, M. A. 2014. Biological activity of botanical oils against Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) in stored blackgram seed. Bangladesh j. entomol. 24(1): 57-74.

    23. Ghani, M. O., M. A. A. Bachchu, M. A. Hossain and R. Ara. 2014. Bioefficacy of some indigenous plant extracts against rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae L. J. Sci. Tech.12: 26-34.

    24. Bachchu, M. A. A., M. O. Ghani, M. A. Hossain and R. Ara. 2013. Insecticidal and repellant effect of some indigenous plant extracts against rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Bangladesh j. entomol. 23(2): 97-114.

    25. Ahad, M. A., S. I. Raja, M. M. Khatun and M. A. Hossain. 2012. Aquatic insect biodiversity of northern region of Bangladesh. Int. J. Bio-resource Stress Manage. 3(3): 387-393.

    26. Hasan, M. M., A. Khatun, M. A. A. Bachchu, M. M. H. Bhuyai and M. A. Hossain. 2011. Efficacy of akanda (Calotropis gigantea) against some phytopathogenic bacteria. J. Agrofor. Env. 5(1): 15-18.

    27. Azam, M. G., M. N. Uddin, M. M. H. Bhuyain, M. A. Hossain and K. H. Kabir. 2010. Efficacy of synthetic and botanical insecticides for the management of stem fly, Ophiomyia phaseoli, (Tryon) of mungbean. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci. 18: 145-148.

    28. Hossain, M. A. and M. A. Haque. 2010. Efficacy of some indigenous plant extracts as grain protectant against pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.). J. Agrofor. Env. 4(1): 197-202.

    29. Bhuyain, M. M. H., M. N. Uddin, M. O. Faruk and M. A. Hossain. 2009. Efficacy of akanda leaf, Calotropis procera Aiton extract as botanical insecticide against bean aphid, Aphis craccivora Koch infesting country bean. Bangladesh J. Crop Sci. 20(2): 187-196.

    30. Soren, E., M. M., Uddin, M. A. Hossain and M. A. Hauqe. 2009. Antiovipositional, ovicidal and larvicidal properties of celaflor against Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) in chickpea. Bangladesh J. Seed Sci. Tech. 13(1&2): 97-101.

    31. Hosan, S. M. A., M. A. Hossain, Khatun, R. and M. A. Haque. 2009. Efficacy of celaflor as grain protectant against Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) in chickpea. Bangladesh J. Environ. Sci. 17: 150-153.

    32. Parvin, R. H., H. F. El Taj, M. A. Hossain and M. M. H. Bhuiyan. 2008. Biology and food consumption of hide beetle, Dermestes maculatus Degeer on rupchanda dried fish. J. Environ. Sci. Nat. Res. 1(2): 135-139.

    33. Hossain, M. A. and M. A. Haque. 2008. Effect of different storage containers of chickpea seeds infestation by the pulse beetle Callosobruchus chinensis (L.). J. Seed Sci. Tech. 12(2): 187-191.

    34. Hossain, M. A., H. F. El Taj, M. A. Haque, R. Ara and M. N. Uddin. 2008. Biology, food consumption and natural enemies of epilachna beetle, Epilachna dodecastigma (Wied.) Int. J. Sustain. Agril. Tech. 4(2): 59-64.

    35. El Taj, H. F., M. A. Haque, M. A. Hossain and S. Mahmood. 2006. Biological weed control using the phytophagous insect, black beetle (Altica foveicollis Jacoby). J. Bangladesh Soc. Agric. Sci. Technol. 3(1 & 2): 73-76.

    36. Islam, M. J., B. Roy, M. N. Uddin, M. A. Hakim and M. A. Hossain. 2005. Suitability assessment of ground water for drinking and industrial uses in some selected sites of Dhaka city. J. Sci. Tech. 3: 47-90.

    37. Ara, R., B. C. Das, Z. I. Sarkar, H. F. El Taj and M. A. Hossain. 2005. Effects of various plant materials admixture with wheat flour storing in traditional devices on population growth of red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum). J. Sci. Tech. 3: 59-62.

    38. Hossain, M.A., H. F. El Taj, M. A. Ahad and R. Ara. 2004. Biology and food consumption of mango defoliator (Cricula trifenestrata). J. Agric. Educ. Technol. 7(1 & 2):83-88.

    39. Hossian, M. A., H. F. El Taj, M. A. Ahad, and R. Ara. 2004. Biology and food consumption of Hogplum leaf beetle, Podontial quatodocimpunctata L. J. Subtrop. Agric. Res. Dev. 2(3): 45-50.

    40. Islam, M. J., Nuruddin, M. M., S. Bari, M. A. Hossain and Jahan, K. H. 2001. Quality assessment of ground water for irrigation at Dinajpur in Bangladesh. J. Agric. Educ. Technol. 4(1&2): 47-52.

    41. Hossain, M. A., M. A. Ahad and M. J. Islam. 2000. Abundance of coccinellid beetles on wheat crop at Mymensingh. Bangladesh J. Train. Dev. 13 (1 & 2): 81-86.

    42. Hossain, M. A., K. S. Islam and M. Jahan. 2000. Abundance of coccinellid beetle on country bean crop at Mymensingh. Progress. Agric. 11(1&2): 65-68.

     43. Amin, M. R., M. Shahjahan, H. F., El Taj, T. M. T. Iqbal, and Hossain, M. A. 2000. Use of akanda, biskatali and neem leaves as botanical insecticides against lesser grain borer. Bangladesh J. Entomol. 10(1&2): 1-13.

    44. Ahad, M. A., H. F. El Taj and M. A. Hossain. 1999. Screening of sugarcane varieties against early shoot borer. Bangladesh J. Train. Dev. 12(1&2): 49-51.



SCHOLARSHIPS

  1. International Training Workshop

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology, PR China

  2. Wageningen University and Research

    Funded by: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs