Professor Dr. S.M. Atiqul Islam

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

Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering (Tokyo, Japan), M.Sc.(KTH, Sweden) & B.Sc. (BUET, Bangladesh).

Office Address: Room #  , Old Academic Building

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Degree University Year Discipline
Ph.D. The University of Tokyo, Japan 2005 Environmental Engineering
M.Sc. Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden 2000 Environmental Engineering
B.Sc. Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) 1995 Civil Engineering
Undergraduate Courses
Post-Graduate Courses
  • Air Pollution and Its Control
  • Climate Change Adaptation
  • Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology
  • Solid Waste Management
Name Topic
Field of Specialization Environmental Engineering
Research Interest Environmental Engineering, climate change impact and adaptation, environmental impact assessment, hazardous waste management, groundwater, solid waste management, wastewater management, bio-remediation, sustainability science etc.
Year & Duration Designation Scope of Works Company/Institute/University
April 2010 ~ Present Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
2009 ~ Present Visiting Faculty Teaching and Research The University of Tokyo, Japan
May 2008 ~ March 2010 Associate Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
Oct 2000 ~ April 2008 Assistant Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
Nov 1996 ~  Sep 2000 Lecturer, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
May 1995 ~ Oct 1996 Design Engineer/Civil Engineer Teaching and Research EPC Limited, Dhaka
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Journal Publications
  • D. Suzan, C.B. Bhokto, A.E. Sadia, S.M.A. Islam, and K. Fukushi, “CO2 emission inventory from Brick manufacturing factories and recommendation for CO2 reduction,” Int. J. of Environment (IJE), 2014
  • S.M.A. Islam and K. Fukushi, “The impact of local water supply and sanitation in slum dwelling of Dhaka City,” Southeast Asian Water Environment, vol. 5, pp. 03-10, 2013.
  • N. Parvin, A. S. As-Sabah, M. Rahman, M. Alam, M. M. Alam, M. E. Islam, and S.M.A. Islam,  “Quality of Water in Buriganga River and Self-purification Capacity from a Point Source,” Southeast Asian Water Environment, vol. 4, pp. 207-212, 2010.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Critical review: Arsenic in water-soil-food chain in Bangladesh,” Southeast Asian Water Environment, vol. 3, pp. 59-65, 2009.
  • T. Hashimoto, S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K.Yamamoto, “Quantitative evaluation of anaerobic gasification of arsenic,” Japanese Journal, vol. 49, no. 11, pp. 941-950, 2007.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, K. Yamamoto, and G.C. Saha, “Estimation of biological gasification potential of arsenic from contaminated natural soil by enumeration of arsenic methylating bacteria (AsMB),” Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, vol. 52, pp. 332–338, 2007.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Severity of arsenic concentration in soil and arsenic-rich sludge of Bangladesh and potential of their biological removal: a novel approach for tropical region,” Southeast Asian Water Environment, vol. 2, pp. 197-204, 2007.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Contamination of agricultural soil by arsenic containing irrigation water in Bangladesh: overview of status and proposal for novel biological remediation,” Environmental Toxicology, Eds. Kungolos, Brebbia, Samaras, and Popov, ISBN: 1-84564-045-4 Series: WIT Transactions on Biomedicine and Health, vol. 10, pp. 299-307, 2006.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Development of an enumeration method for arsenic methylating bacteria (AsMB) from mixed culture samples,” Biotechnology Letters, vol. 27, pp. 1885-1890, 2005.
Conference Proceedings
  • S.M.A. Islam, M. S. Osman, G.C. Saha, H.M.A.  Hoque, M.S. Reza, “Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change through Integrated Agricultural Approach,” in Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Green Buildings, Civil and Architecture Eng. (ICGBCAE-2015), Dec. 2015, Dubai, UAE, pp. 14-20.
  • M.S. Osman, G.C. Saha, S.M.A. Islam, M.A. Shaid, M.S. Reza, H.M.A. Hoque, “Investigating the Possibilities of Reusing Textile Wash Water Directly for Pretreatment (Scouring and Bleaching) of Knit Cotton Goods,” in Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Green Buildings, Civil and Architecture Eng. (ICGBCAE-2015), Dec. 2015, Dubai, UAE, pp. 07-13.
  • G.C. Saha, M.S. Osman, S.M.A. Islam, S. Khandaker, H.M.A. Hoque, M.S. Reza, “Impact of Textile Dying Wastewater Irrigation on yield, growth and Food Value of Tomato,”  in Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Green Buildings, Civil and Architecture Eng. (ICGBCAE-2015), Dec. 2015, Dubai, UAE, pp. 21-27.
  • H.M.A. Hoque, M.S. Osman, S.M.A. Islam, G.C. Saha, and M.S. Reza, “Integrated Agriculture, A Possible Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change,” in Proc. of Int. Conf. on Climate Change in relation to Water and Environment (I3CWE-2015), Apr. 2015, Gazipur, Bangladesh, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 525-531.
  • H.M.A. Hoque, B. Biswas, S.M.A. Islam, M.S. Osman, “Assessment on Vulnerability of Food and Water Sector in Some Coastal Areas of Bangladesh.” in Proc. of Int. Conf. on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (I3CIA-2013), Nov. 2013.Gazipur, Bangladesh, 3CSR, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 109-116.
  • H.M.A. Hoque, S.M.A. Islam, M.S. Osman, M.A. Alam, G.C. Saha, B. Biswas, “Assessment of Soil Quality in the Southern Coastal Region of Bangladesh,” in Proc. of Int. Conf. on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (I3CIA-2013), Nov. 2013.Gazipur, Bangladesh, 3CSR, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 623-631.
  • S.M.A. Islam, M.S. Osman, A.J. Howlader, A.F.M. Aslam, M.M. Hoque, M.A. Alam, B. Biswas,  H.M.A. Hoque, M.S. Reza, S. Afrose, G.C. Saha, “Impact of Salinity on Riverine Ecosystem of Macroinvertebrates in Bangladesh,” in Proc. of Int. Conf. on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (I3CIA-2013), Nov. 2013.Gazipur, Bangladesh, 3CSR, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 187-200.
  • H.M.A.Hoque, Z. Ahmed, S.M.A. Islam, G.C. Saha, M.S. Osman,. “Pollution scenario of brick industry and way forward,” in Proc. of Int. Conf. on Ind. Waste Manage. and Process Efficiency (IWMPE 2012), Nov.  2012, Gazipur, Bangladesh, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 154-161.
  • S.M.A. Islam, M.S. Osman, G.C. Saha,  H.M.A. Hoque, H.A. Hasan, B. Biswas, M.S. Reza, S. Afrose,. “Socio-economic impacts of climate change: case study in coastal villages of Bangladesh.” in Proc. of the Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (CCIA-2012), Jun. 2012, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 3CSR, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 16-26.
  • H.M.A. Hoque, B. Biswas, M.S. Osman, G.C. Saha, S.M.A. Islam, S. Afrose, M.A. Hasan, M.S. Reza, “Impact of climate induced disaster in some coastal areas of Bangladesh.” in Proc. of the Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (CCIA-2012), Jun. 2012, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 3CSR, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, pp. 148-167. 
  • D. Suzan, C.B. Bhokto, A.E. Sadia, S.M.A. Islam, and K. Fukushi,. “CO2 emission inventory from Brick manufacturing factories and recommendation for CO2 reduction,” in 1st Int. Conf. on Climate change effect and energy develop. in Bangladesh, 2011, Bonn, Germany.
  • N. C. Majumder, M.A. Jabbar, M.A. Rahman, S.M.A. Islam, “Study on Particulate Matter in Air of Gazipur and Dhaka City,” in Int. Conf. on Environmental Technology and Construction Eng. for Sustainable Develop., ICETCESD 2011, 10-12 Mar. 2011, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • S.M.A. Islam, and K. Fukushi, “The impact of local water supply and sanitation in slum dwelling of Dhaka City,” in The 8th Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment Proc., Oct. 2010, Phuket, Thailand.
  • S.M.A. Islam, M. Murshed, and K. Fukushi, “Toxic and hazardous waste pollution from Hazaribagh leather processing zone of Dhaka city and its relocation with sustainable reestablishment,” in Water and Environment Technology Conf. Proc., Jul. 2010, Yokohama, Japan
  • N. Parvin, A. S. As-Sabah, M. Rahman, M. Alam, M. M. Alam, M. E. Islam, and S.M.A. Islam,  “Quality of Water in Buriganga River and Self-purification Capacity from a Point Source,” in The 7th Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment Proc., 2009, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • S.M.A. Islam, M.H. Kabir, S. Begum, M. Asaduzzaman, and K. Fukushi, “Effect of arsenic on the growth and yield of arum (Colocasia esculenta) and potential of its use in phytoremediation,” in The 7th Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment Proc., 2009, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Solid waste management scenario in Bangladesh: poses a risk of hazardous chemical emission to air and water,” in The 6th Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment Proc., 2008, Bandung, Indonesia.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Critical review: Arsenic in water-soil-food chain in Bangladesh,” in The 5th Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment Proc., 2007, Chiangmai, Thailand.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Contamination of agricultural soil by arsenic containing irrigation water in Bangladesh: overview of status and proposal for novel biological remediation,” in 1st Int. Conf. on Environmental Toxicology, Sept. 2006, Mykonos, Greece.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Bioreduction and biomethylation of arsenic in soil of Bangladesh: novel process for permanent removal of arsenic,” in 1st IWA-ASPIRE Conf. & Exhibition, Jul. 2005, Singapore.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Severity of arsenic concentration in soil and arsenic-rich sludge of Bangladesh and potential of their biological removal: a novel approach for tropical region,” in The 2nd Int. Symp. on Southeast Asian Water Environment, Dec. 2004, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • S.M.A. Islam, K. Fukushi, and K. Yamamoto, “Microbial transformation of arsenic-application in bioremediation,” in The 3rd  Soul Nation University – University of Tokyo, joint workshop on Environmental Sci. and Eng., Oct. 2004, Soul, Korea.
  • S.M.A. Islam, and J. Gunnar, “N-circulation in groundwater ecosystem due to onsite sanitation in slum area of Bangladesh: a case study,” in IWA-Asia Pacific Regional Conf. -Asian Waterqual 2003, Oct. 2003, Bangkok, Thailand.
Topic Info
Supervisions
  • Philosophical Doctorate (Ph.D): 
  • Post-Graduate Supervision (Completed): 10
  • Undergraduate Supervision: 50
Additional Charge
  • Head, Department of Civil Engineering, DUET, Gazipur, 25 October 2015 till Date
  • Former Member, Finance Committee, DUET, Gazipur
  • Former Member Secretary, Committee for Post Graduate Courses and Studies (CPGCS), DUET, Gazipur
  • Former Member, Technical Evaluation Committee (TEC), Jahangirnagar University
Project Experience

Project Coordinator

  • “Capacity Development of Water Sector Related Climate Change Induced Disaster Management in Water Sector related to Climate Change”
    A Netherlands Government Funded Project at Department of Civil Engineering, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur

Alternate Sub-Project Manager

  • “Development of a Center for Climate Change & Sustainability Research”
    A project under Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP) under the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC)

Alternate Sub-Project Manager

  • “Development of Research Facilities on Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency Leading to Clean Environment”
    Under Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP) under the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC)
Reviewer
  • Modeling Earth Systems and Environment
  • Journal of Environmental Science and Technology
  • Environmental Technology
  • Journal of Environmental Toxicology 
Editor

Editor in International Conference Proceedings

  • International Conference on Recent Innovation in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IICSD-2015). DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2015.
  • International Conference on Climate Change in relation to Water and Environment (I3CWE-2015). DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2015.
  • International Conference on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation 2013 (I3CIA-2013), Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2013.
  • International Conference on Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency (IWMPE-2012), Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012.

Editor in Seminar Proceedings

  • Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (CCIA-2012), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012.

Editorial Assistance

  • Water Pollution Control and Management: Japanese Experience, Tokyo, Japan, 2009.
Guest Speaker
  • 2nd Graduate Program in Sustainability Science-Global Leadership Initiative (GPSS-GLI), Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo, Japan on ‘Sharing and Creation of Knowledge, Wisdom and Values for Sustainable and Resilient Society’ under Track 1: Challenges & Practice in Sustainability Education in January 2014 organized by Graduate School of Frontier Sciences (GSFS), The University of Tokyo.
  • Asian Program for Incubation of Environmental Leaders (APIEL) at Department of Urban Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan on ‘Critical Review on Arsenic in Bangladesh’ in August 2012 (online) organized by Graduate School of Frontier Sciences (GSFS), The University of Tokyo.
  • International Symposium on ‘Sharing and Creation of Knowledge, Wisdom and Values for Sustainable and Resilient Society’  In the Conference on ‘Shaping the future: new perspectives on Dutch cooperation in post-secondary education and training for sustainable development’ at Crown Plaza Promenade, The Hague, the Netherlands, July 2012 organized by Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Secretary & Session Chair

Secretary, Conference Organizing Committee:

  • International Conference on Climate Change in relation to Water and Environment (I3CWE-2015). DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2015.
  • International Conference on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation 2013 (I3CIA-2013), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2013.
  • International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency (IWMPE 2012)’ DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012.

Secretary, Seminar Organizing Committee:

  • Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (CCIA-2012), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012.

Session Chair:

  • International Conference on Recent Innovation in Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (IICSD-2015), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2015, Session: Climate Change and urban drainage
  • International Conference on Climate Change in relation to Water and Environment (I3CWE-2015). DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2015, Session: Climate Change Impact on Agriculture and Food Security
  • International Conference on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation 2013 (I3CIA-2013), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2013, Session: Climate Change and Water Resources Management
  • International Conference on ‘Industrial Waste Management and Process Efficiency (IWMPE 2012)’ DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012, Session: Industrial solid waste management
  • Seminar on Climate Change Impact and Adaptation (CCIA-2012), DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, 2012, Session: Climate Change Adaptation and Sustainable Development
  • The 8th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment, Phuket, Thailand, 2010, Session: Research and Development for Water Reuse Technology in Tropical Regions
  • The 7th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment, Bangkok, Thailand, 2009, Session: WateR‐InTro

Session Reporter:

  • International Conference on Sustainability Science (ICSS 2009), February 5-6, 2009, Tokyo, Japan: Track2: Food, water and resources/ Session 3: Food and water