Completed Research Projects

 Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Lutful Hassan

 

No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

 

Generation of Salt tolerant rice varieties by the application of marker assisted selection

BAURES

 

2

BG-ARS-113

Molecular gene transfer for the generation of salt tolerant rapeseed (Brassica campestris and Brassica napus) in Bangladesh

USDA

 

3

 

Generation of bacterial blight resistant rice variety by the application of microsatellite markers

UGC

 

4

 

Genetic fingerprinting of crop plants and landraces endemic to Bangladesh

DANIDA and Ministry of Agriculture

 

5

ID-A-2013-97

Performance of breeding lines and multiplication of breeder seeds of rice

IRRI

7,50,000.00

6

BS-28

2010/55/MOSICT

Molecular breeding for poverty alleviation and food security: Application of SSR markers for the development of salt tolerant rice varieties

Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology

7,00,000.00

7

2010/30/BAU

In vitro regeneration, mutation and improvement of rice through anther culture

BAURES

3,00,000.00

8

BS-87

2012/38/MOST

Production and dissemination of short duration Boro & Aman rice seeds to increase cropping intensity and address food security issues in Bangladesh

Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology

3,00,000.00

10

2010/30 AU

In vitro regeneration, mutation and improvement of rice through anther culture

BAURES

1,20,000.00

11

20/26/SPGR

Rice Biotechnology: Application of microsatellite markers for screening and identification of iron rich rice genotypes

SPGR, PIU-BARC, NATP: Phase-1, BARC

16,50,000.00

12

2016/12/AU-GC

Production and dissemination of stress tolerant and nutritional rice varieties to the farmers of Bangladesh

BAU-UGC

1,50,000.00

13

2012/76/BAU

Screening, purification and evaluation of local rice varieties for salt tolerance

BAURES

3,00,000.00

14

2011/105/BARC

Development of short duration high yielding rice varieties

Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council

9,50,000.00

15

BS-20

2013/84/MOST

Sustainable rice seed production and delivery system to reduce food insecurity in Bangladesh

MOST

3,00,000.00

16

2014/44/BARC

Resistant Breeding for Salinity Stress Tolerance in Rice

Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council

12,00,000.00

17

2015/213/MOST

Food security and climate change issues: Production and dissemination of short duration stress tolerant rice varieties to the farmers of Bangladesh

MOST

3,00,000.00

18

2016/58/MOST

Food security: Integration of nutrition and gender to address food & nutrition security in Bangladesh

MOST

3,50,000.00


19

2017-18 401/MOST

Establishment of seed chain system of climate smart rice varieties for rural Bangladesh

MOST

3,50,000.00

20

CP-3056

Establishment of Technology Transfer Office at Bangladesh Agricultural University

HEQEP-AIF, UGC

world Bank

2,00,000.00

21

ND-C-4.1

2011/64/KGF

Intensification of Rice based cropping system incorporating short duration oilseed mustard varieties 

KGF

82,86,350.00

22

 

Rice based cropping intensification by incorporating salinity tolerant rice varieties for high productivity and profitability of farmers in southern Bangladesh

CISA

12,00,000.00

 

 Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Md. Ashraful Haque

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

 

In-vitro regeneration and Chromosomal manipulation of garlic

BAU-UGC

 

2

 

Low-cost  Eco-friendly Virus free Maize cultivation for poverty alleviation and food   security in Bangladesh through Molecular marker aided Breeding     

Ministry of Science and Technology

(R & D)

 

3

 

Screening of Local Garlic Strains and Production of Chromosomal variants under in vitro condition

BAU

 

4

 

Ty-1 gene mediated screening of tomato genotypes against Tomato yellow leaf curl disease

UGC

 

5

 

Genetic dissection of tomato  genotypes against Tm 1 gene for Tomato mosaic virus resistance

BAU

 

6

 

Cost effective virus free maize variety development through Molecular Breeding

MoST

 

7

 

Biomolecular detection of the Lea gene  in Soybean against drought and for protein quality

MoST

 

8

 

Molecular Breeding for high quality protein in maize ensuring nutritional security

 

MoST

 

9

 

Seed Multiplication of promising Rice varieties for salt tolerance

 

STRASA

 

10

 

Genetic potentiality of Pumpkin genotypes against Pumpkin yellow vein mosaic virus

 

UGC

 

 

Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Md. Amir Hossain

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

BS-448

Morpho-physiological and biochemical characterizations of  yield and quality traits of lentil germplasm under drought stress

MoST

3,00,000.00

2

BAURES/2208

(50)/2017,

Phenotypic Characterization of Lentil Genotypes under drought stress and protective roles of exogenous Salicylic acid.

BAURES

2,00,000.00

3

2015/260/UGC

β- Estradiol stimulating morphologic and biochemical changes for promoting  growth and development in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik

UGC

1,42,000.00

4

BS381

Characterization of lentil germplasm for yield and quality traits and identification of potential morphological and biochemical marker(s) linked to drought stress tolerance

MoST

2,50,000.00

 

5

BAURES/2139

(49)/2015

Development of Economic and Efficient Phonotypic technique for screening lentil germplasm for drought stress tolerance

BAURS

1,50000.00

 

Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Mohammad Anwar Hossain

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

2013/149/UGC

Identification of superior tomato varieties for higher antioxidant content

UGC

134900.00

2

MOST-BS-48/2014

Morphological and biochemical characterization of tomato germplasm for their yield and quality attributes and identification of salt, drought and heat tolerant tomato genotypes

MOST

300000.00

 

 

 Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Arif Hasan Khan Robin

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

2012/09/AU-GC

Characterization and screening rice and wheat genotypes for the desired root hair type

UGC-BAURES

150,000.00

2

2013/18/BAU

Screening of hydroponically grown wheat genotypes for root development and grain yield under drought stress & investigation of tolerance mechanism

BAURES

300,000.00

3

2013/58/UGC

Genetic improvement of local seeded banana varieties through endosperm culture

UGC

127,750.00

4

 

2013/158/MOST

Development of a cost-effective and efficient wheat germplasm screening technique for salinity stress tolerance

MOST

40,000.00

 

 Principal Investigator: Professor Sharif-Ar-Raffi

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

 

In Vitro regeneration of locally cultivated Cole crops (Brassica oleracea L.)

MoST

30000.00

2

 

Standardizing biochemical and physiological traits for reliable screening of wheat for drought stress tolerance

UGC

1,26250.00

3

 

Diagnostic study of the heat-adaptive physiological traits in wheat and screening of wheat genotypes from exotic sources based on these traits to use in future breeding programs

BAURES

1,50000.00

4

 

Study of the heat-adaptive physiological traits in wheat for screening of wheat genotypes from exotic sources to use in future breeding programs

UGC

1,46,500.00

5

 

Developing breeding stocks to investigate genetic basis of physiology driven heat tolerance in wheat

BAURES

1,50000.00

 

Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. G.H.M. Sagor

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

 

Preliminary assessment of  resistance among Bangladesh wheat cultivars to the Magnaporthe oryzae pathotype Triticum (MoT)

MoST

2,50,000.00

 

 

Principal Investigator: Professor Dr. Md. Abdullah Al Bari

 

 

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

2015/123/ BAU

Revealing Combining Abilities of Wheat (T. aestivum L.) Cultivars for Days to Heading, Yield, and other Agronomic Traits

 

BAURES

150,000.00

2

MOST-BS-42/2014

 

Genetic dissection of maize (Zea mays L.) inbreds for yield, early maturity and other agronomic traits for developing need based cultivars

MoST

200,000.00

 

Principal Investigator: Dr. Mohammad Rashed Hossain, Associate Professor

 

Sl. No.

Project no.

Title of the project

Funding authority

Amount of

grant (BDT)

1

2015/262/UGC

Identification of salinity tolerant genes in contrasting rice genotypes via morpho-physiological and web based transcriptomic assessment

UGC

 

2

2015/48/A.UGC
-BAURES

Morpho-physiological assessment & transcriptome based identification of salinity tolerant genes in diverse rice genotypes

UGC
-BAURES