Dr. Shofiqul  Islam
Dr. Shofiqul Islam

Professor Contact No : +8801790733487
Department of Soil Science Email : sislam_ss@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Agriculture ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:   Pollutants in the environment and their role in global food security; special interest in arsenic biogeochemistry; human health risk assessment and remediation
Postdoctoral Study
University of Manchester
United kingdom
Doctor Of Philosophy (PhD)    - 2017
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Australia
M.S. In Soil Science    - 2008
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)    - 2006
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
Total Number:  1
 

Pollutants in the environment and their role in global food security; special interest in arsenic biogeochemistry; human health risk assessment and remediation

 

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Associate Professor
16 Jan, 2018 -
Department Of Soil Science BAU, Mymensingh
Assistant Professor
16 Jan, 2014 - 15 Jan, 2018
Department Of Soil Science BAU, Mymensingh
Lecturer
16 Jan, 2012 - 15 Jan, 2014
Department Of Soil Science BAU, Mymensingh
Lecturer
03 Feb, 2011 - 15 Jan, 2012
Department Of Soil Science Patuakhali Science And Technology University Patuakhali, Bangladesh
Total Number: 31

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

Google scholar: https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=Y-6QHgQAAAAJ&hl=en

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shofiqul_Islam2

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8306-5357

  1. Usese AI, Chukwu LO, Naidu R, Islam S, Rahman MM. Arsenic fractionation in sediments and speciation in muscles of fish, Chrysichthys nigrodigitatus from a contaminated tropical Lagoon, Nigeria. Chemosphere 2020; 256: 127134. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.127134 [Impact Factor: 5.778]
  2. Islam S, Rahman MM, Naidu R., 2019. Impact of water and fertilizer management on arsenic bioaccumulation and speciation in rice plants grown under greenhouse conditions. Chemosphere 2019; 214: 606-613. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.09.158 [Impact Factor: 5.778]
  3. Islam, S., Rahman, M.M., Rahman, M.A., Naidu, R., 2017. Inorganic arsenic in rice and rice-based diets: health risk assessment. Food Control, 82: 196-202. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodcont.2017.06.030 [Impact Factor: 4.420]
  4. Islam S, Rahman MM, Islam MR, Naidu R., 2017. Effect of irrigation and genotypes towards reduction in arsenic load in rice. Science of the Total Environment, 609: 311-318. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.07.111 [Impact factor: 6.511]
  5. Islam, S., Rahman, M.M., Islam, M.R., Naidu, R., 2017. Geographical variation and age-related dietary exposure to arsenic in rice from Bangladesh. Science of the Total Environment, 601: 122-131. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.05.184 [Impact factor: 6.511]
  6. Islam, S., Rahman, M.M., Duan, L., Islam, M.R., Kuchel, T., Naidu, R., 2017. Variation in arsenic bioavailability in rice genotypes using swine model: An animal study. Science of the Total Environment, 599: 324-331. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.04.215 [Impact factor: 6.511]
  7. Usese, A., Chukwu, O. L., Rahman, M. M., Naidu, R., Islam, S., & Oyewo, E. O., 2017. Concentrations of arsenic in water and fish in a tropical open lagoon, Southwest-Nigeria: Health risk assessment. Environmental Technology & Innovation, 8: 164-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2017.06.005 [Impact factor: 3.356]
  8. Usese, A., Chukwu, O. L., Rahman, M. M., Naidu, R., Islam, S., & Oyewo, E. O., 2017. Enrichment, contamination and geo-accumulation factors for assessing arsenic contamination in sediment of a Tropical Open Lagoon, Southwest Nigeria. Environmental Technology & Innovation, 8: 126-131. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2017.06.006 [Impact factor: 3.356]
  9. Liu, Y., Bello, O., Rahman, M. M., Dong, Z., Islam, S., & Naidu, R., 2017. Investigating the relationship between lead speciation and bioaccessibility of mining impacted soils and dusts. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 4: (1-2): 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-017-9250-8 [Impact factor: 3.306]
  10. Islam, S., Rahman, M. M., Islam, M. R., & Naidu, R., 2016. Arsenic accumulation in rice: Consequences of rice genotypes and management practices to reduce human health risk. Environment International, 96: 139-155. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2016.09.006 [Impact factor: 7.577]
  11. Islam, R., Rana, S., Jahiruddin, M. and Islam, S., Effects of water management practices on reducing arsenic toxicity in rice: A glass house study, Academic Research Journal of Agricultural Science and Research, 3 (9): 251-257. https://doi: 10.14662/ARJASR2015.051
  12. Norton, GJ, Dasgupta, T, Islam, MR, Islam, S, Deacon, CM, Zhao, F-J, Stroud, JL, McGrath, SP, Feldmann, J & Price, AH., 2010a. Arsenic influence on genetic variation in grain trace-element nutrient content in Bengal Delta grown rice, Environmental Science & Technology, 44 (21): 8284-8288. https://doi.org/10.1021/es101487x [Impact factor: 7.864]
  13. Norton, GJ, Douglas, A, Lahner, B, Yakubova, E, Guerinot, ML, Pinson, SR, Tarpley, L, Eizenga, GC, McGrath, SP & Zhao, F-J, Islam M.R., Islam S., Duan Gulian, Adam Price H., 2014. Genome wide association mapping of grain arsenic, copper, molybdenum and zinc in rice (Oryza sativa L.) grown at four international field sites, PLOS ONE, 9 (2): e89685. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0089685 [Impact factor: 2.740]
  14. Norton, GJ, Duan, G, Dasgupta, T, Islam, MR, Lei, M, Zhu, Y, Deacon, CM, Moran, AC, Islam, S & Zhao, F-J., 2009. Environmental and genetic control of arsenic accumulation and speciation in rice grain: comparing a range of common cultivars grown in contaminated sites across Bangladesh, China, and India, Environmental Science & Technology, 43 (21): 8381-8386. https://doi.org/10.1021/es901844q [Impact factor: 7.864]
  15. Norton, GJ, Islam, MR, Deacon, CM, Zhao, F-J, Stroud, JL, McGrath, SP, Islam, S, Jahiruddin, M, Feldmann, J & Price, AH., 2009. Identification of low inorganic and total grain arsenic rice cultivars from Bangladesh, Environmental Science & Technology, 43 (15): 6070-6075. https://doi.org/10.1021/es901121j [Impact factor: 7.864]
  16. Norton, GJ, Islam, MR, Duan, G, Lei, M, Zhu, Y, Deacon, CM, Moran, AC, Islam, S, Zhao, F-J & Stroud, JL., 2010. Arsenic shoot-grain relationships in field grown rice cultivars, Environmental Science & Technology, 44 (4): 1471-1477. https://doi.org/10.1021/es902992d [Impact factor: 7.864]
  17. Norton, GJ, Pinson, SR, Alexander, J, Mckay, S, Hansen, H, Duan, GL, Rafiqul Islam, M, Islam, S, Stroud, JL & Zhao, FJ., 2012. Variation in grain arsenic assessed in a diverse panel of rice (Oryza sativa) grown in multiple sites, New Phytologist, 193 (3): 650-664. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03983.x [Impact factor: 8.512]
  18. Williams, PN, Islam, S, Islam, R, Jahiruddin, M, Adomako, E, Soliaman, A, Rahman, G, Lu, Y, Deacon, C & Zhu, Y-G., 2009. Arsenic limits trace mineral nutrition (selenium, zinc, and nickel) in Bangladesh rice grain, Environmental Science & Technology, 43 (21): 8430-8436. https://doi.org/10.1021/es901825t [Impact factor: 7.864]
  19. Islam, S., Islam, M.R., Imtiaz, M.F. and Jahiruddin, M., 2009. Effect of arsenic contamination on arsenic and nutrient concentrations of boro rice genotypes. Journal of Environmental Science and Natural Resources. 2(1): 107-115.
  20. Islam, , Islam, M.R., Jahiruddin, M. and Islam, M.M., 2008. Genotypic variation for yield, yield attributes and grain arsenic content of Boro rice grown in arsenic contaminated soils. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science. 19(2): 183-190.
  21. Imtiaz, M.F., Islam, S., Islam, M.R., Jahiruddin, M. and Islam, M.M., 2008. Genotypic variation of T. Aman rice for yield and arsenic content grown in arsenic contaminated soils. Bangladesh J. Seed Sci. & Tech. 12 (2): 219-224.
  22. Hoque, M.F., Haque, M.A., Mannan, M.A., Azam, A.K.M.F and Islam S., Competence of some extracting reagents to recover the sorbed phosphorus in tidal flooded soils of Bangladesh. J. Bangladesh Soc. Agric. Sci. Technol., 8 (1&2): 45-50.
  23. Islam, M.R., Rahman, M.M., Jahiruddin, M., and Islam, S. 2013. Effect of arsenic contamination on yield, yield components and grain arsenic content of local and high yielding varieties of boro rice. Journal of Bangladesh Society of Agricultural Science and Technology. 10 (1&2): 157-164.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  1. Shofiqul Islam, David Polya and M.R. Islam (2019). Exposure of arsenic from non-irrigated rice in Bangladesh and human health risks. 35th International Conference on Geochemistry and Health, 1-5 July 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom.
  2. Shofiqul Islam, Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman, Luchun Duan and Ravi Naidu (2017). Bioavailability of arsenic from rice: significance of rice genotypes. CleanUp 2017. 13-16 Sep 2017, Melbourne, Australia.
  3. Shofiqul Islam, Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman, M.R. Islam, Md. Nuruzzaman and Ravi Naidu (2016). Can irrigation practice for rice cultivation reduce the risk of arsenic to human? 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, 19-23 June 2016, Stockholm, Sweden.
  4. Shofiqul Islam, Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman, M.R. Islam, Md. Nuruzzaman and Ravi Naidu (2015). Geographical variation of arsenic in rice grain from Bangladesh. 13 International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (ICOBTE), 12-16 July, Fukuoka, Japan.
  5. Shofiqul Islam, Mohammad M. Rahman, Ravi Naidu (2015). Total Arsenic Levels in Rice from Bangladesh and Human Health Implications. CleanUp 2015. 13-16 Sep 2015, Melbourne, Australia.
  6. Shofiqul Islam, Mohammad M. Rahman, M.R. Islam, Md. Nuruzzaman, Ravi Naidu (2015). Water Management Practices Impact Arsenic Uptake and Yield in Rice. CleanUp 2015. 13-16 Sep 2015, Melbourne, Australia.
  7. MS Thesis (published): Arsenic in Bangladesh Rice by Shofiqul Islam and Dr. M. Rafiqul Islam, ISBN-13: 9783845433745, Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011.
  8. Book chapter (published): Islam, S. and Miah, M.A.H. 2010. Conservation agriculture and sustainable cropping systems in Bangladesh. Compendium of deliverables of the conservation agriculture course 2010. Mexico, D.F.: CIMMYT.
 
 
Total Number:  6
 
  • The 5th International Contaminated Site Remediation Conference 2013, September 15–18, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
  • CRC CARE Communicate Conference 2014, September 15–17, Adelaide, SA, Australia.
  • The 6th International Contaminated Site Remediation Conference 2015, September 13–16, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
  • The 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment (As2016): Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability, 19-23 June 2016, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • The 7th International Contaminated Site Remediation Conference 2017, September 13–16, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
  • 35th International Conference on Geochemistry and Health 1-5 July 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
Subject Name Design No Year Gazette No Relevant Info
Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
University of Newcastle International Post-Graduate Research Scholarship (UNIIPRS) University of Newcastle Environmental Remediation 2013
Faculty Research Higher Degree 2016 Conference Scholarship University of Newcastle Environmental Remediation 2016
NSICT Fellowship Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, Bangladesh MS 2007
Professor Karim Memorial Bangladesh Agricultural University Soil Science 2008
Gold Medal Award Bangladesh Agricultural University Soil Science 2011
​Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF) Visiting Fellow ​The University of Manchester ​The School of Earth & Environmental Sciences 2019
BAUTA Best Publication Award 2017 Bangladesh Agricultural University Publication Award 2017
BAUTA Best Publication Award 2018 Bangladesh Agricultural University Publication Award 2018 (Home Category) 2018
BAUTA Best Publication Award 2018 Bangladesh Agricultural University Publication Award 2018 (Foreign Category) 2018
Membership Type Organization
Active Member International Society of Groundwater for Sustainable Development (ISGSD) Stockholm, Sweden
Active Member Soil Science Australia
Active Member The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)
General Member Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health