Name: Ayub Hossain

Country: Bangladesh

Affiliation:

Principal Scientific Officer

Phone no: +88 02 926 2005, 01716 979034

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Principal Scientific Officer
Farm Machinery and Post harvest Process Engineering Division
Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute
Gazipur-1701
Bangladesh.

Research Interests:

Agricultural Engineering, Precision Agriculture, Agricultural Mechanization, Renewable Energy, Drying and Storage

Biography:

Academic Qualification 

  • July 2005– Feb 2007 Post Doctoral Research Fellowship under Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany) at Leibniz Institut fur Agrartechnik Bo im-Potsdam, Germany 
  • Topic: Experimental studies and mathematical modeling of solar drying system for production of high quality dried tomato
  • 1998 – 2003 Ph. D. in Farm Power and Machinery
  • Awarded 2004 Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh and University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK  (under Commonwealth Split-Site Doctoral programme)

Work Experience Principal Scientific Officer 

  • 2012 – Present -Farm Machinery and Postharvest Process Engineering Division, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute, Gzipur-1701 

Work Experience Senior Scientific Officer 

  • 2005 – 2012 -Farm Machinery and Postharvest Process Engineering Division, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute, Gzipur-1701.
  • Head of Machinery Repair and Maintenance Division with administrative and financial responsibility. 

Work Experience Scientific Officer (Agricultural Engineering).

  • 1990 – 2005 Regional Agricultural Research Station, Jamalpur; Regional Agricultural Research Station, Barisal and Machinery Repair and Maintenance Division, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute, Gzipur-1701.

Professional Memberships

  • Life Fellow: Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB)
  • Life Member: Bangladesh Society of Agricultural Engineers 
  • Life Member: Krishibid Institute Bangladesh
  • Life Member: Bangladesh Solar Energy Society (BSE)
  • Life Member: Bangladesh Society of Advancement of Science (BSAS)