Year Project Title Funding source Person Involve
2014 – present Establishment of a Live Food Culture Laboratory in the Department of Aquaculture. Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP) supported by World Bank SPM

Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


Mousumi Das


Dr. Mohammad Shafiqul Alam

Md. Nurunnabi Mondal

2015 – 2016 Development of Aquaponics system: Optimizing planting density of Indian Spinach


RMC, BSMRAU Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2014 – 2015 Development of a low-cost diet for Silver barb (Barbonymus gonionotus) by substituting commercial feed with Aquatic fern Azolla pinnata. RMC, BSMRAU Mousumi Das
2013 -2014 Growth response, feed utilization and nutrient retention in monosex tilapia fed floating and sinking pellets in a recirculating aquaphonic system. RMC, BSMRAU Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2010 – 2011 Development of integrated crop-fish production system using ditch-and-dyke method in low lying areas of Bangladesh. World Bank through Agricultural Research Foundation Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2008-2009 Studies on the dietary mineral requirement of mrigel. UGC, Bangladesh. Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2007-2008 Cage culture of pabda (Ompok pabda): optimization of stocking density. UGC, Bangladesh. Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2008-2009 Food securitiy and income generation through access to common property waterbodies in the monga-affected areas of Bangladesh. FAO through national food security capacity strenthening programme Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2007-2008 Limnological studies of three selected ponds of Gazipur. RMC, BSMRAU Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain


2005-2006 Mixed culture of Channa punctatutus with Tiapia. UGC, Bangladesh Prof. Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain




  1. Hossain, M. A., Das, M., Alam, M. S. and Haque. M. E. 2015. “Fishers Access to the Common Property Waterbodies in the Northern Region of Bangladesh”. Research in Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, 2 (1), pp. 125-133.
  2. Yoshimatsu, T. and Hossain, M.A. 2014. Recent advance in high density rotifer culture in Japan. Aquaculture Intl. DOI 10.1007/s10499-014-9767-5
  3. Hossain, M.A. and Yoshimatsu, T. 2014. Dietary calcium requirement in fishes. Aquaculture Nutrition. 2014: 1-12.
  4. Hasanuzzaman, A. F. M., Das, M., Rahman, G. M. G. and Huq . K. A. 2014. “Production performance and nutritional composition of Perionyx excavatus (perrier, 1872) fed different composite organic food”. Molecular Soil Biology, 5 (1), pp. 1-8.
  5. Hasanuzzaman, A. F. M., Hossian, S. Z. and Das, M. 2010. “Nutritional potentiality of earthworm (Perionyx excavatus) for substituting fishmeal used in local feed company in Bangladesh”. Mesopotamian Journal of Marine Science, 25 (2), pp. 134-139.
  6. Hossain, M.A. and Furuichi, M. 2009. Absorption of 45calcium from seawater by marine fishes in relation to dietary calcium. J. Asiatic Soc. Bangladesh, Sci. 35(1): 9-18.
  7. Kabir, A.N.M.A., Hossain, M.A., Rahma, M.S. 2009.Use of Duckweed as Feed for Fishes in Polyculture. J. Agric. Rural Dev. 7: 157-160.
  8. Hossain, M.A. and Furuichi, M. 2008. Effect of dietary calcium on the absorption of radiocalcium from seawater in Japanese flounder Paralichthysolivaceus. Ann. Bangladesh Agric., 12(2): 63-69.
  9. Hossain, M.A., Hoq, M.E. and Mazid, M.A. 2008. Use of chemicals and biological products in aquaculture of Bangladesh. The Agriculturists, 6(1&2): 29-42.
  10. Hossain, M.A. andFuruichi, M. 2008. Necessity of dietary calcium supplement in file fish (Monacanthuscirrhifer). Bangladesh J. Fish. Res., 12 (2): 157-162.
  11. Hossain, M.A. 2008. Studies on the absorption of radiocalcium from seawater in three-line grant (Prapristipomatrilinratum) in relation to dietary calcium. The Agriculturists, 6(1&2): 23-28.
  12. Hossain, M.A. 2008. Development of a suitable diet for culture of pabda(Ompokpabda) in cage using locally available feed ingredients. Ann. Bangladesh Agric., 12: 55-62.
  13. Hossain, M.A., Rahman, M.S. andFuruichi, M. 2007. Enrichment of rotifer Brachionus rotundiformes with calcium. Bangladesh J. Fish. Research, 11(1) 51-56.
  14. Hossain, M.A., N. Sultana, Hussain, M.G. and Mazid, M.A. 2007.  Identification of freshwater mussels species in greater Mymensingh area of Bangladesh. Ann. Bangladesh Agric., 11(2): 45-53.
  1. Mustary, S., Rahman, M.S. and Hossain, M.A. 2007. Culture of rotifer Brachionus angularis Hauer feeding with dried Chlorella. Univ. J. Zool., Rajshahi Univ., 26: 73-76.
  2. Kabir, M.B., Hossain, M.A., Hossain, M.A. and Mazid, M.A. 2005. Development of a suitable diet using locally available feed ingredients for culture of pabda (Ompok Pabda) in Ponds. Bangladesh. J.Fish., 29(1.2): 23-33.
  3. Rahman, M.S., Hossain, M.A., Fatema, S. and Hossain, M.A.  2005. Culture of green algae Chlorella ellipsoidea in inexpensive media. Bangladesh J. Fish. Res. 9(2): 185-190.
  4. Kawser, A.Q.M.R., Hossain, M.A. and Yeasmin, M.F. 2016. Optimizing the planting density of lettuce (Lactuca sativa) with tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)in a recirculation aquaponic system. American Journal of Agricultural Science, Engineering and Technology, 3(4): 1-11.
  5. Kawser, A.Q.M.R., Hossain, M.A. and Sarker, S.A. 2016. Growth response, Feed utilization and Nutrient
    retention in monosex tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fed with floating and sinking pellets in a recirculating
    aquaponic system. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 4(6): 329-333.