Dr. Md. Showkat Osman

Professor, Department of CE, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur

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Journal Publications
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2001), “Ground Water Contamination in Dhaka City from Tannery Waste”, Journal of Civil Engineering, IEB (Institution of Engineers Bangladesh), Vol. CE 29, No. 2, December 2001
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2005), “Estimation of Arsenic Accumulation in Irrigated Soil and Paddy Plant “, Journal of Civil Engineering, IEB (Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh), Vol. CE 33, No. 2, December 2005
  • Saha, G. C., Akhter, S. R. and Ali, M. A. (2006), “Mobilization of arsenic from paddy field soil through adsorption-desorption and reductive dissolution processes “, Journal of Civil Engineering, IEB (Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh), Vol. CE 34, No. 1, July 2006
  • Islam, S. M. A., Fukushi, K., Yamamoto, K., and Saha, G. C. (2007) “Estimation of Biological Gasification Potential of Arsenic from Contaminated Natural Soil by Enumeration of Arsenic Methylating Bacteria”, Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, S.A. Vol. 52, 2007
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2007), “Dynamics of arsenic in agricultural soils irrigated with arsenic contaminated groundwater in Bangladesh”, Science of the Total Environment, S.A, Vol. 379, No. 2-3, July 2007
  • Dittmar, J., Roberts, L. C., Saha , G. C., Hug , S. J., Voegelin , A., Kretzschmar , R., Ali , M. A. and Badruzzaman , A. B. M. (2007), “Spatial Distribution and Temporal Variability of Arsenic in Irrigated Rice Fields in Bangladesh”. Environmental Science & Technology, V0l. 41, No. 17, U.S.A, 2007
  • Roberts, L. C., Dittmar, J., Saha , G. C., Hug , S. J., Voegelin , A., Kretzschmar , R., Ali , M. A. and Badruzzaman , A. B. M. (2007), “Spatial Distribution and Temporal Variability of Arsenic in Irrigated Rice Fields in Bangladesh. 1. Irrigation Water” Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 41, No. 17, U.S.A, 2007
  • Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Saha , G. C., Dittmar, J., Voegelin , A., Kretzschmar , R., Wehrli, B., Cirpka, O. A., Ali , M. A. and Badruzzaman , A. B. M. (2009), “Arsenic release from paddy soils during monsoon flooding” Nature Geoscience , Published online 13 December 2009
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2010), “Arsenic Concentrations in Irrigation Water, Soil and Selected Vegetables in Bangladesh”, International Journal of Environmental Engineering, U.S.A, Vol. 2, No. 4, 2010
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2010), “Enrichment and Depletion of Arsenic in Paddy Field Soil irrigated with arsenic bearing irrigation water”, DUET Journal, Bangladesh, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010
  • Dittmar, J., Voegelin , A., Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Saha , G. C., Ali , M. A. Badruzzaman , A. B. M. and Kretzschmar , R. (2010), “Arsenic Accumulation in a Paddy Field in Bangladesh: Seasonal Dynamics and Trends over a Three-Year Monitoring Period” Environmental Science & Technology, U.S.A, 2010
  • Dittmar, J., Voegelin , A., Saha , G. C., Maurer. , Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Ali, M. A. Badruzzaman , A. B. M. and Kretzschmar , R., (2010), “Arsenic in soil and irrigation water affects As uptake by rice: Complementary insights from field and pot studies” Environmental Science & Technology, U.S.A, 2010
  • Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Saha , G. C., Voegelin , A., Dittmar, J., Kretzschmar , R., Wehrli, B., Badruzzaman , A. B. and Ali, M. A. (2010), “Arsenic dynamics in porewater of an intermittently irrigated paddy field in Bangladesh” Environmental Science & Technology, U.S.A, 2010
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Hassan, J. (2013), “Effect of Textile Wastewater on Yield and Nutritional Qualities of Stem Amaranth”. International Journal of Agricultural Science and Research.3 (3), 2013, 171-178. 2013
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., and Hassan, J. (2013), “Effects of Textile Dyeing Wastewater on Growth, Yield and Nutritional Qualities of Indian Spinach”. American Journal of Agricultural Science, Engineering and Technology (AJASET), U. S. A. Vol. 2(6), 1-11, 2013
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Hassan, J., Bhuiyan, A. H., and Kamal, M. Z. U. (2013), “Accumulation of Heavy Metals at the Different Parts of Vegetables Irrigated with Textile Dyeing Wastewater”. Manuscript ID No: APES-16-2013. Journal of Applied Phytotechnology in Environmental Sanitation. Indonesia, 2014.
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., and Miah, M. A. (2015), “Removal of Chromium from Aqueous Solution Using Locally Available and Inexpensive Taro and Water Hyacinth as Biosorbent”. IIUM Engineering Journal, Malaysia, 17, No. 1, 2016
  • Islam, M. S., Mahmud, Z. H., Islam, M. S., Saha, G. C., Zahid, A., Ali, A. H. M. Z., Hasan, M. Q., Islam, K., Jahan, H., Hossain, Y., Hasan, M. M., Luby, S. P., Cravioto, A. and Endtz, H. P. (2016), “Safe Distance between Ground Water Point and Pit Latrine at Different Hydrogeological Conditions in Bangladesh”, Environmental Earth Science (Elsevier Publication), U. S. A., 2016
  • Ravenscroft, P., Mahmud, Z. H., Islam, M. S., Saha, G. C., Zahid, A., Ali, A. H. M. Z., Islam, K., Hossain, A. K. M. Z., Cairncross, S., Clemens, J. D., Islam, M. S. (2017), “The Public Health Significance of Latrines Discharging to Groundwater used for Drinking”, Water Research (Elsevier Publication), U. S. A., 124, 2017
  • Saha, G. C., Hoque, M. I. U., Miah, M. A. M., Holze, R., M. Q., Chowdhury, D. A., Khandaker, S. and Chowdhury, S. (2017), “Biosorptive Removal of Lead From Aqueous Solutions onto Taro (Colocasiaesculenta(L.) Schott) as a Low Cost Bioadsorbent: Characterization, Equilibria, Kinetics and Biosorption-Mechanism Studies”, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (Elsevier Publication), U. S. A., 5, 2017
  • Faysal, G.M., Saha, G. C. and Khandaker, S. M. (2019), “Environmental and financial benefits of improving resources from Cotton spinning wastes in agriculture of Bangladesh”, Science of the Total Environment, S.A, Review in process, 2019
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Toyohara, and Awual, M. R. (2020), “Development of Synthetic Zeolites from Bio-Slag for Cesium Adsorption: Kinetic, Isotherm and Thermodynamic Studies”. Journal of Water Process Engineering (Elsevier Publication), U. S. A., Vol. 33, 2020
Conference Proceedings
  • Saha, G. C., Rahman, M. H., Ahammed, M. and Cowdhury, M. A. I. (2001), Municipal Waste Management in Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the conference of Shajalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhat, Bangladesh, March 2001.
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2001), Ground Water Quality of Dhaka WASA and Probable Contamination from Tannery Waste, In: Proceedings of the First Annual Paper Meet and International Conference on Civil Engineering, Organized by IEB (Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh) and FEISCA (Federation of Engineers Institution of South and Central Asia), 2-3 November 2001
  • Ali, M. A., Saha, G. C., Rashedujjaman, M. and Khan, S.S.A. (2002), Monitoring and Assessment of Groundwater Quality of Dhaka City, In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Lowland Technology, Organized by The Institute of Lowland Technology, Saga University, Saga ,Japan, 18-20 September, 2002.
  • Cowdhury, M. A. I., Saha, G. C., Rahman, M. H. and Rahaman, M. (2002), Community Initiatives and Recycling of Solid Waste in Dhaka, In: Proceedings of the 28th WEDC Conference on Sustainable Environmental Sanitation and Water Services, Kolkata, India. November, 2002.
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2004), Accumulation of Arsenic in Agricultural Soil from Irrigation Water in Different Regions of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment, Hanoi, Vietnam, December 1-3, 2004.
  • Saha, G. C. and Ali, M. A. (2004), Effect of Arsenic-bearing Irrigation Water on Accumulation of Arsenic in Soil and Selected Vegetables in Bangladesh, Proceedings of international conference organized by IWA-ASPIRE (International Water Association – Asia Pacific Regional Group), Singapore, July 10–15, 2005.
  • Dittmar, J., Voegelin , A., Saha , G. C., Kretzschmar , R., Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Ali , M. A. and Badruzzaman , A. B. M. (2006), Biogeochemical cycling of As in a paddy soil–rice plant system in Bangladesh, World Congress of Soil Science, 2005.
  • Roberts, L. C., Dittmar, J., Saha , G. C., Hug , S. J., Voegelin , A., Kretzschmar , R., Ali , M. A. and Badruzzaman , A. B. M. (2006), Spatial heterogeneity of Arsenic input to paddy soil through irrigation water in Bangladesh, International Symposium on Environmental Sustainability (ISES), Dhaka, Bangladesh. February 7-9, 2006.
  • Dittmar, J., Voegelin , A., Saha , G. C., Roberts, L. C., Hug , S. J., Ali , M. A. Badruzzaman , A. B. M. and Kretzschmar , R., (2008), Mass balance of arsenic input, release and accumulation in irrigated paddy fields in Munshiganj/Bangladesh, Annual Meeting and Exposition, Houston, Texas, USA. October 5–9, 2008.
  • Saha, G. C., Chakma, R., Singha, M., and Alam, M. M. (2010), Assessment of Safe Distances between Tubewell and Pit Latrine in Sandy Soil of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment, Phuket, Thailand, October 23-26, 2010.
  • Saha, G. C. and Chakraborty, A. K. (2011), Recent Trends of Climate Change on Southern Region of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 4th Environmental Technology and Management Conference, Institute of Technology Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia, November 3-4, 2011.
  • Islam, S. M. A., Osman, M. S., Saha, G. C., Hoque, H. M. A., Hasan, M. A., Biswas, B., Reza, M. S., and Afroze, S. (2012), Socio-economic Impacts of Climate Change: Case Study of Coastal Village of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 1st Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaption, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, June 12-13, 2012.
  • Hasan, J., Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Osman, M. S., Islam, S. M. A., Kamal, M. Z. U. (2012), Effect of Different Stages of Textile Dying Effluent on Seed Germonation of Kangkong, In: Proceedings of the 1st Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaption, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, June 12-13, 2012.
  • Hoque, H. M. A., Biswas, B., Osman, M. S., Saha, G. C., Islam, S. M. A., Afroze, S., Hasan, M. A., and Reza, M. S., (2012), Impact of Climate Induced Disaster in Some Coastal Areas of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 1st Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaption, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, June 12-13, 2012.
  • Ahamed, Z., Osman, M. S., Saha, G. C., Islam, S. M. A. and Hoque, H. M. A. (2012), Industrial Zoning Through GIS Database and Introduction of CETP Concept for Industrial Wastewater Management, In: Proceedings of the 1st Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaption, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, June 12-13, 2012.
  • Hasan, J., Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Islam, S. M. A., Sharif, M. A., and Hasan, M. M. (2012), Nutritional and Quantitative Assessment of Heavy Metals in Stem Amaranth and Indian Spinach Irrigated with Textile Effluents, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Hoque, H. M. A., Ahamed, Z., Islam, S. M. A., and Saha, G. C., (2012), Pollution Scenario of Brick Industry and Why Forward, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Khandaker, S., Hasan, J., Saha, G. C., Hasan, A., Reza, M. S., Osman, M. S., and Islam, S. M. A. (2012), Effect of Textile Dying Wastewater on Growth and Yield of Indian Spinach and Stem Amaranth, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Chackrabarty, S., Alam, A. A., Saha, G. C., Reza, M. S., Hasan, A., Khandaker, S., and Islam, S. M. A. (2012), Electrocoagulation in Textile Wastewater Treatment, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Adhikary, S. K., Ahmed, C. A., and Saha, G. C. (2012), Assessment of Shallow Groundwater Quality for Irrigation and Drinking Purposes: A case Study from Northwestern Region of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Reza, M. S., Bari, Q. H., Saha, G. C., and Hasan, M. A. (2012), Increase Water Holding Capacity of Soil Using Compost in Southern Region of Bangladesh, In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, November,12-14, 2012.
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Hassan, J. (2013), “Effects of Textile Dyeing Wastewater on Yield, Growth and Food Value of Two Vegetables.” In: Proceedings of the 19th International Islamic World Academy of Sciences Conference, Poster Presentation. Dhaka, Bangladesh. May 5-9, 2013.
  • Khandaker, S., Saha, G. C., Islam, M. S., and Ratan, M. M. R. (2014), Reuse of Textile Dying Wastewater for Irrigation in Cultivation of Some Selected Crops: A Review, In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on ‘Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development, KUET, Khulna, Bangladesh, February,14-16, 2014.
  • Saha, G. C., Islam, M. S., Khandaker, S., and Hoque, H. M. A. (2014), “Classification of Textile Wastewater from Different Sections of Dyeing Process as Irrigation Water” In: Proceedings of the 4th IWA Specialist Conference on ‘Global Challenges: Sustainable Wastewater Treatment and Resources Recovery’, Kathmandu, Nepal, October, 26-30, 2014.
  • Uddin, M. J., Sattar, M. A., Saha, G. C., and Osman, M. S. (2015), “ Climate Change Adaptation Scenario Related to Water and Environment in the District of Patuakhali, Bangladesh” In: Proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Climate Change Related to Water and Environment’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, April,09-11, 2015.
  • Hoque, H. M. A., Saha, G. C., Osman, M. S., and Islam, S. M. A. (2015), “ Integrated Agriculture: A possible Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change” In: Proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Climate Change Related to Water and Environment’, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, April,09-11, 2015.
  • Islam, S. M. A., Saha, G. C., Osman, M. S., Hoque, H. M. A., and Reza, M.S. (2015), “Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change through Integrated Agricultural Approach” In: Proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Green Buildings, Architecture Civil and Engineering’, United Arab Emirates, December 2015.
  • Osman, M. S., Saha, G. C., Islam, S. M. A., Hoque, H. M. A., and Reza, M.S. (2015), “Investigating the Possibilities of Reusing Textile Wash Water Directly for Pretreatment (Scouring and Bleaching) of Knit Cotton Goods” In: Proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Green Buildings, Architecture and Civil Engineering’, United Arab Emirates, December 2015.
  • Saha, G. C., Osman, M. S., Islam, S. M. A., Hoque, H. M. A., and Reza, M.S. (2015), “Impact of Textile Dying Wastewater Irrigation on yield, growth and Food Value of Tomato” In: Proceedings of the International Conference on ‘Green Buildings, Architecture and Civil Engineering’, United Arab Emirates, December 2015.
  • Afrin, , Saha, G. C., Imran, M. H., Ahmed, S. U., and Anwar, M. H. (2020), “Evaluating the Noise Absorption Performance of Acoustic Panels Made of Solid Wastes” In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on ‘Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (ICCESD 2020)’, KUET, Khulna, Bangladesh, February, 7~9, 2020.
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