Dr. Md. Amir  Hossain
Dr. Md. Amir Hossain

Professor Contact No : 880-1743-747508
Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding Email : amirgpb@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Agriculture ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:   Molecular Breeding  for stress tolerance in Plants
B.Sc. Ag.    - 2001
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
Doctor Of Science    - 2010
The University of Suwon
Republic of Korea
Post- Doctoral    - 2011
School of Biotechnology and Environmental Engineering, Myongji University
Republic of Korea
Post-Doctoral    - 2014
Center of Plant Biotechnolgy and Genomic (CBGP),Uiversidad Politecnica De Madrid (UPM),Madrid
Spain
M.S. In Genetics And Plant Breeding    - 2004
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
Total Number:  10
 

 

  1. PI-Phenotyping of mungbean (Vigna radiata L.) genotypes and identification of morpho-physiological and biochemical markers linked to salt stress; funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), BAU, Bangladesh. 2022-2023 
  2. PI- Isolation and morpho-physiological and biochemical characterization of mungbean (Vigna radiate L.) genotypes under salt stress ; funded by Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh  2021-2022
  3. PI- Development odrought-tolerantnt lentils for enhancing its productivity in drought-prone areas of Bangladesh; funded by Ministry of Education, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. 2017-2020
  4. PI- Morpho-physiological and biochemical characterizations of yield quality traits of lentil germplasm under drought stress ; funded by Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.  2018-2019
  5. PI- Phenotypic Characterization of Lentil Genotypes under drought stress and protective roles of exogenous Salicylic acid ;funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), BAU, Bangladesh.   2017-2018
  6. PI- β- Estradiol stimulating morphologic and biochemical changes for promoting growth and development in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik); funded by  University grants Commission(UGC), Bangladesh. 2016-2017
  7. PI- Characterization of lentil germplasm for yield and quality traits and identification of potential morphological and biochemical marker(s) linked to drought stress tolerance; funded by Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.  2015-2016
  8. PI- Development of Economic and Efficient Phonotypic technique for screening lentil germplasm for drought stress tolerance; funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), BAU, Bangladesh.  2014-2015
  9.  Co-PI- Analysis of Genetic diversity of Magnaporthe oryzae causing  rice blast disease in haor areas of Bangladesh and it's bio-control with plant growth promoting endophytic microorganisms;  funded by Ministry of Education, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, 2020-2023
  10. Co-PI -Physiological and proteomic analysis of high temperature tolerance during grain filling period in rice; funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), BAU, Bangladesh 2019-2021
No training information available..
Assistant Professor
06 Jun, 2006 - 28 Feb, 2011
Professor
01 Sep, 2015 -
Associate Professor
01 Mar, 2011 - 31 Aug, 2015
Lecturer
28 Feb, 2004 - 05 Jun, 2006
Total Number: 40

   

Book Chapter:

           Ratna R. MajumderSandeep SakhaleShailesh YadavNitika SandhuLutful HassanMd. Amir HossainArvind Kumar (2021) Molecular Breeding for Improving Drought Tolerance in Rice: Recent Progress and Future Perspectives, Molecular Breeding for Rice Abiotic Stress Tolerance and Nutritional Quality Wiley online library, DOI: 10.1002/9781119633174.ch3

Research articles:

  1. Iftekhar Ahmed, Md. Motiar Rohman, MdAmir Hossain, Md. Rezwan Molla, Md. Golam Azam, Md. Mahadi Hasan, Ahmed Gaber, Bander Albogami, Akbar Hossain (2022) Study on the Phenotypic and Genotypic Variation of 103 Local Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) Germplasms for Development of Desirable Cultivars Suitable for the Changing Climate. Life 12,1235;https://doi.org/10.3390/life12081235  
  2. Golam Azam, Umakanta Sarker, Md. Amir Hossain, Md. Shahin Iqbal, Mohammad Rafiqul Islam, Md. Faruk Hossain, Sezai Ercisli, Raziye Kul, Amine Assouguem, Rafa Almeer, Hanan R. H. Mohamed, Ilaria Peluso (2022) Genetic Analysis in Grain Legume (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek) for Yield Improvement and Identifying Heterotic Hybrids. Plants 11, 1774 https://doi.org/10.3390/plants11131774
  3. Hadisha khatun, Fahmida Reza Emi, M. Mijanur Rahman, Ahmed Khairul Hasan, Mohammad Anwar Hossain, Md. Amir Hossain (2022) Phenotypic and genotypic variability and Genetic divergence in Lentil ((Lens culinaris Medik.) germplasm. Functional Plant Breeding Journal 4(1) 35-52 D.O.I. http://dx.doi.org/10.35418/2526-4117/v4n1a5
  4. AKM Golam Sarwar, Md. Sabibul Haque, Md. Ekramul Haque, Md. Amir Hossain, Md. Golam Azam, Md. Nesar Uddin, Eldessoky S. Dessoky, Mahmoud A. Basry, Md. Alamgir Hossain (2022) Agro–morphological Characterization and Genetic Dissection of Linseed (Linum usitatissimum L.) Genotypes. Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany DOI: 10.32604/phyton.2022.021069
  5. ZhiYuan Huang, QiMing Lv, Amir Hossain, ZhaoHui Wu, Yulin Peng, FangJun Tang, YeYun Xin, LiHuang Zhu and Longping Yuan (2022) Low fertilizer inputs do not adversely affect yield or performance of Indica hybrid rice. Scientia Agricola 79(4) DOI: http://doi.org/10.1590/1678-992X-2020-0402
  6. Ratna Rani Majumder, Nitika Sandhu, Shailesh Yadav, Margaret Catolos,  Teresa Sta. Cruz, Paul Cornelio Maturan, Lutful Hassan, Md. Amir Hossain,  Arvind Kumar (2021) Genetic Dissection of Epistatic Interactions Contributing Grain Yield Variability in Rice under Drought. Current Genomics 22(6) 468-483 DOI : 10.2174/1386207324666210713112127
  7. Shahida Akter, Israt Jahan, Md. Amir Hossain, Mohammad Anwar Hossain (2021)  Laboratory- and field-phenotyping for drought stress tolerance and diversity study in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.).Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany  doi:10.32604/phyton.2021.014411 
  8. Sontosh C Chanda, M. Sabibul Haque, AKM Golam Sarwar, M. Nuruzzaman, M. Amir Hossain (2020) Genetic dissection in morphological traits of Sesbania genotypes. Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) in India, 90: 1153-1163 https://doi.org/10.1007/s40011-020-01185-z
  9. Shahida Akter, Israt Jahan, Md. Amir Hossain, Mohammad Anwar Hossain (2020) Variability for agromorphological traits, genetic parameters, correlation and path coefficient analyses in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.).  Research in Plant Biology 10: 1-7, DOI: https://doi.org/10.25081/ripb.2020.v10.6237
  10. G. Azam, M. A. Hossain, J Hossain, M. A. Hossain, M.O. Ali (2020) Adaptability performances of chickpea (Cicer areitinum L.) genotypes under different environments for stability of quantitative traits. Cercet─âri Agronomice în Moldova Vol. LIII , No. 1(181): 62-72, DOI:10.46909/cerce-2020-005
  11. Monjurul Huda, Md. Nuruzzaman, M Asaduzzaman prodhan, Aleya Ferdausi, Md. Amir Hossain (2019) Characterization of salt tolerance in rice landraces (Oryza sativa L.) at seedling stage. Indian Journal of Natural Science 10(56): 17613-17629
  12. T Akter, M Nuruzzaman, MS Rana, MM Huda, MA Hossain, L Hassan (2019) Genetic parameters and diversity studies of yield and yield contributing characters in Brassica genotypes. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University 17(3):295-300,
  13. T Akter, M Nuruzzaman, MS Rana, MA Hossain, L Hassan (2019) Morphological characterization and association of various yield and yield contributing traits in Brassica Progressive Agriculture 30(1):39-47
  14. Sontosh C Chanda, Md. Amir Hossain, Md. Mustafizur Rhaman, ANM Shamsuzzaman, AKM Golam Sarwar (2019) Regional Variation in Agro-Morphological Descriptors of Sesbania Bispinosa ( Jacq) W. Wight. Bangladesh Journal of Botany 48 (2): 289-295, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/bjb.v48i2.47551
  15. Rasel, M. Tahjib ul Arif, Md. Amir Hossain, Md.Abu Sayed, Lutful Hassan (2019) Discrning of Rice Landraces ( Oryza sativa L.) for Morpho-physiological, Antioxidant Enzyme activity, and Molecular Markers Responses to Induced Salt Stress at the Seedling Stage. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation, 39(1) 41-59, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00344-019-09962-5
  16. Chul-Hyun Ahn#, Md. Amir Hossain#, EunJeong Lee, Phun Bum Park (2018) Increased salt and drought tolerance by D-pinitol production in transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 504: 315-320 (# equally contributed), DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.08.183
  17. Md. Amir Hossain, Chul-Hyun Ahn, In suk Lee, Jong-Seong Jeon, Gynheung An, Phun Bum Park (2018) Isolation of a novel protein phosphatase2C in rice and its responses to gibberellin. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 503: 1987-1992, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.07.146
  18. Mahmudul Hassan Nafis, Wazifa Afrin, Muhammad Ali Hossain, M.Abul Kalam Azad and Md. Amir Hossain (2018). Assessment of genetic variability for short duration and higher yielding NERICA rice mutant lines. Scholars Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences 5(5):277-282, DOI: 10.21276/sjavs.2018.5.5.3
  19. Sontosh C. Chanda, A.K.M. Golam Sarwar, Phun Bum Park and Md. Amir Hossain (2018) Multivariate analysis for seed and seedling attributes of Sesbania genotypes. Scholars Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences 5(4):199-204, DOI:10.21276/sjavs.2018.5.4.3.
  20. W Afrin, MH Nafis, MA Hossain, MM Islam and MA Hossain (2018) Response of rice ( Oryza sative) genotypes to different levels of submergence. Comptes Rendus Biologies. 341:85-96, DOI: 10.1016/j.crvi.2018.01.001
  21. M Rahman, A Hoque, MA Hossain and MA Bari (2018) Variability and trait association analyses in Maize (Zea mayes L) genotypes. The Agriculturists 15(2):101-114
  22. M M Huda, A Ferdausi, L Hassan, MA Hossain (2017). Evaluation of genetic variability and genetic advance for salt tolarance in rice genotypes. Progressive Agriculture. 28(4):262-270
  23. W Afrin, MA  Hossain, MM Islam (2017). Evaluation of yield and yield contributing traits for submergence tolerance of rice. Progressive Agriculture. 28(1):7-11
  24. Ashraful Alam, Md. Farhad, Md. Abdul Hakim, Naresh Chandra Deb Barma, Paritosh Kumar Malaker. Md. Mostofa Ali Reza, Md. Amir Hossain, Mingju Li. (2017) AMMI and GGE Biplot analysis for yield stability of promising bread wheat genotypes in Bangladesh. Pakistan Journal of Botany 49(3):1049-1056
  25. Hossain MA, Henríquez-Valencia C, Gómez-Páez M, Medina J, Orellana A, Vicente-Carbajosa J and Zouhar J (2016) Identification of Novel Components of the Unfolded Protein Response in Arabidopsi Frontiers Plant Science 7:650, https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2016.00650
  26. M Begum, MA Hossain, FMM Hossain and AK Hasan. (2015) Genetic variability for yield and yield associated traits in transplant Aman rice (Oryza sative L) Research in  Agriculture Livestock and Fisheries 2 (2):207-213
  27. M.A. Jani, M.A. Hossain, M.M. Karim and A.K. Hasan. (2015) Performance of Maize-Lentil/ Chickpea intercropping as influenced by raw arrangement. International Journal of Sustainable Crop production 10(3):1-7
  28. A. Islam, S.A. Raffi, M. A. Hossain and A.K. Hasan (2015) Analysis of Genetic Variability, heritability and genetic advance of yield and yield associated traits in some promising advanced lines of rice. Progressive Agriculture. 26: 26-31
  29. Asaduzzaman, M. J. H. Bhuiyan, A. Hossain, Sharif-Ar-Raffi. (2015) Genetic Variability, heritability and genetic advance of yield and yield contributing character of Lablab Bean (Lablab purpureus L) Progressive Agriculture. 26: 22-25
  30. A. Islam, S.A. Raffi, M. A. Hossain and A.K. Hasan. (2015) Character Association and Path Coefficient analysis of Grain yield and yield related traits in some promising early to medium duration rice advanced lines. International Journal of Experimental Agriculture 5(1):8-12
  31. Asaduzzaman, M. J. H. Bhuiyan, A. Hossain, Sharif-Ar-Raffi. (2014) Correlation and path Coefficient Analysis of Fourteen different Genotypes of Lablab Bean(Lablab purpureus L) Bangladesh Journal of Plant  Breeding and  Genetices 27(1): 37-44
  32. Md. Amir Hossain, Jung Il Cho, Muho Han, Chul-Hyun Ahn, Jong-SeongJeon, Gynheung An, and Phun Bum Park (2010) The ABRE-binding bZIP transcription factor, OsABF2 is a positive regulator of ABA response and abiotic stress signaling in rice. Journal of Plant Physiology 167:1512-1520, DOI: 10.1016/j.jplph.2010.05.008
  33. Md. Amir Hossain, Yong Joo Lee, Jung Il Cho, Chul-Hyun Ahn, Sang-Kyu Lee, Jong-Seong Jeon, Hun Kang, Choon-Hwan Lee, Gynheung An, and Phun Bum Park, (2010) The bZIP transcription factor OsABF1 is an ABA responsive element binding factor that enhances abiotic stress signaling in rice. Plant Molecular Biology 72: 557-566. DOI: 10.1007/s11103-009-9592-9
  34. M. Rahman, A.K.M. Shamsuddin M.A. Hossain, and, A.K. Hasan. (2009) Effects of source-sink manipulation of grain yield in spring Wheat. Bangladesh Journal of Progressive Science and Technology  7(1):89-92
  35. A. Hossain, A.B.M. A.H .K. Robin, M. Amir Hossain and S.A. Raffi. (2007) Screening of Oilseed Brassica varieties for drought tolerance at the early stage of plant growth. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University.5(1):23-30
  36. Z.Islam, A.K.Hasan, M.A.Hossain, A.K.M.M. Rahman and M.Z. Ferdous (2006) Effects of seed size and harvesting methods on the yield of three summer mungbean (Vigna radiata L) cultivars. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science 17(1):203-210
  37. K. Datta, M.A.Hossain, A.B.M.A.H.K.Robin, S.A.Raffi and M.A.Hossain (2006) Screening of Soybean genotypes for salinity tolerance at seedling stage. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science 17(1):155-161
  38. M. A. Hossain, M.A. Newaz, M.A. Hamid and S.A. Raff .2005. Stability analysis for seed yield and yield contributing characters in Mungbean (Vigna radiata L). Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science 16(2) 339-344
  39. M. A. Hossain, M.A. Newaz and M.A. Hamid. 2005. Studies on mixing ability from Uniblends and Biblends of eight Mungbean genotypes. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science 16(1):95-100

 

Total Number:  26
 
  1. Hybrid rice to ensure food security in Bangladesh, 2nd International forum on rice development (IFRD), Changsha, China, 15-18 October, 2021
  2. Genotype X Environment interaction of blackgram ( Vigna mungo) genotypes using GGE biplot analysis, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019 
  3. Morphological and Biochemical characterizations for yield and yield attributing traits of lentil ( Lens culinaris) germplasm under drought stress, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019 
  4. Exploring combining abilities of Spring wheat( Triticum aestivum L) for yield and its associated traits, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019
  5. Genetic dissection and character association of diverse maize ( Zea mays) genotypes, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019   
  6. Assessment of genetic variability, heritability and genetic advance in different floral traits of Sesbania genotypes, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019 
  7. Genetic variability, heritability and genetic advance estimate in reproductive traits of Sesbania genotypes, Presented in 11th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh, 28- 29 December, 2019 
  8. Investigation of GA signaling mechanism which involves PP2C/SnRk1 complexes in rice. 17th International symposium on rice functional genomics. Taipei, Taiwan, 4-6 Novemver, 2019
  9. Performance of chickpea ( Cicer arietinum L) genotypes under different environment for stability of quantitative traits, International Conference on sustainable agriculture, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh, 19-20 October, 2019
  10. Double Haploid lines harboring multiple QTLs/genes for various abiotic- biotic stresses in rice. 5th International Rice Congress, Singapore, 15-17 October, 2018
  11. Anticipation of Hybrid Rice in Bangladesh, 1st International forum on rice development, Changsha, China, 6-9 September, 2018
  12. Genetic variability, heritability and genetic advance determination in Sesbania genotypes by using multivariate analysis. Presented at 7th International legume conference-Legume systematics for next generation, Sendai Japan, 29 August -2 September 2018
  13. Assessment of genetic variation of Sesbania bispinosa for seed traits. Presented at 1st International conference on challenges for future Agriculture, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, 27-28 January, 2018
  14. Characterization of Lentil Germplasm and identification of Potential Morphological Marker(s) linked to Drought Tolerance. Presented at Inter Drought-V Conference, Hyderabad, India, 21-25 February, 2017
  15. Development of Efficient Phenotypic technique for screening lentil germplasm for drought stress tolerance. Presented in 10th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 07- 08 January, 2017
  16. Analysis of genetic variability, heritability and genetic advance of vegetative growth parameters and root traits of salt stressed rice. Presented in 10th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 07 - 08 January, 2017
  17. Characterization and identification of submergence tolerant rice genotypes through SSR markers. Presented in 10th Biennial Conference of Plant Breeding and Genetic Society of Bangladesh,  Dhaka, Bangladesh , 07 - 08 January, 2017
  18. The DOF Transcription Factor SUBDOF participates in response to hypoxia and water stress. Presented at XII Reunion de Biologia Molecular de Plantas, Cartegena, Spain, 11-13 June 2014
  19. A Zinc finger protein involved in abiotic stress responses and hypoxia tolerance in 11th Conference of the International Society for Plant Anaerobiosis, IRRI Head Quarters, Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines, 6-11 October, 2013
  20. Investigation of Unfolded protein responses genes in Arabidopsis. 15th European Plant Endomembrane meeting, CNB, Madrid, Spain, 29-31 August,2012
  21. The ABRE-binding bZIP transcription factors as positive regulators of ABA response and abiotic stress signaling in rice. 2010 Plant Winter Conference, POSCO International center, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea,11-12 Jan, 2010
  22. A bZIP transcription factor, OsABF1, is involved abiotic stress signaling in rice. Presented at the 6th International symposium of Rice Functional Genomics, International Convenction Center, Jeju, Republic of Korea, 10-12 November,2008
  23. A bZIP transcription factor, OsABF1 is an ABA responsive binding element that enhances abiotic stress signaling in rice. Presented at 63th annual meeting of Korean associations of Biological science, Makpo National University, Republic of Korea, 20-22 August, 2008
  24. Investigation of bZIP gene induced by abiotic stresses in rice seedling, Presented at 2008 Plant Winter Conference, POSCO International center, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea, 7-8 Jan, 2008
  25. Phosphate 2C is involved in the GA signal transduction in rice aleurone. Presented at the 5th  International Sympusium of Rice Functional Genomics, Epochal, Tsukuba, Japan, 15-17 October, 2007
  26. In-vitro regeneration potentiality of Brassica species. Presented at 5th International conference of Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 4-6 December,2004
Subject Name Design No Year Gazette No Relevant Info
Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
Marie Curie IIF fellowship Center for Plant Biotechnology and Genomics (CBGP);Universidad Politecnica de Madrid Post Doctoral fellow
Marie Curie fellowship Institute de Biologia Molecular y celular de Plantas (IBMCP); Universidad Politecnica de Valencia Visiting fellowship
Brain Korea21(BK21) Myongji Univeristy Post doctoral researcher
Korean Research Foundation(KRF) fellowship The University of Suwon PhD research fellowship
University Foreign Fellowship The University of Suwon Visiting Professor
Membership Type Organization
Member Agriculturists Association of Bangladesh (AAB)
Member European Plant Endomembrane Society
Member Korean Society of Photoscience (KSP)
Life member Plant Breeding and Genetics Society of Bangladesh (PBGSB)
Life member Bangladesh Association for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering (BABGE)
Life member Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS)
Life member Marie Curie Alumni Association
Member (Directorate) The International Forum on Rice Development
Member Krishibid (Agriculturist) Institution of Bangladesh
Member The Botanical Society of Korea