Dr. Zoarder  Faruque Ahmed
Dr. Zoarder Faruque Ahmed

Professor Contact No : +880 1712 269016
Department of Fisheries Management Email : zoarder@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Fisheries ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:   Major Field: Fish Population Dynamics, Fish Stock Assessment, and Fisheries Management Other interest: Water Quality and Pond Dynamics, Carps Fry/Fingerling Rearing and Management of Earth Ponds, Food and Feeding Ecology, Aquatic Biodiversity, Fishery Systematics, Population Dynamics of small indigenous fish species in Carp Polyculture Systems in Bangladesh
Doctor Of Philosophy    - 2001
Kagoshima University
Japan
Master Of Science    - 1997
Kagoshima University
Japan
Master Of Science    - 1988
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
Bachelor Of Science In Fisheries (Honours)    - 1987
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
Higher Secondary Certificate    - 1982
Chuadanga Government College
Bangladesh
Secondary School Certificate    - 1980
Chuadanga V. J. Government High School
Bangladesh
Total Number:  20
 

Research undertaken for academic degrees:

  • Ahmed, Z. F. 1993. Electivity index and dietary overlap of Catla catla (Hamilton) in fertilized and fed and fertilized ponds of Bangladesh. An M.Sc. dissertation submitted to the Department of Fisheries Biology and Limnology, Faculty of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh.
  • Ahmed, Z. F. 1997. Population structure and spawning of Japanese anchovy, Engraulis japonicus in Kagoshima Bay. An  M.S. dissertation submitted to the Division of Fisheries Science of the Graduate School, Kagoshima University, Japan.
  • Ahmed, Z. F. 2001. Estimation of annual egg production of Japanese anchovy, Engraulis japonicus in Kagoshima Bay, southern Japan. A Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan.

Research projects conducted:

  • Population dynamics of a freshwater small indigenous fish chela, Chela cachius and its management policy implications in Bangladesh, funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System
  • Population dynamics of tilapia stocks in kaptai lake, and impact assessment of its introduction on the resident fish species and the livelihoods of the local people, funded by Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Population dynamics of hilsa shad Tenualosa ilisha and recommendation of stakeholders’ conflict resolved management regime in Bangladesh, funded by Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Population dynamics of a freshwater small indigenous fish chapila, Gudusia chapra and its management policy implications in Bangladesh, funded by University Grants Commission, Bangladesh
  • The population and reproductive ecology of barred spiny eel Macrognathus pancalus, and its management recommendations in Bangladesh, funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System
  • Stock assessment of tank goby Glossogobius giuris and its management strategies in Bangladesh, funded by University Grants Commission, Bangladesh
  •  Appraisal, assessment and management of Bombay duck Harpadon nehereus stock in the Bay of Bengal, funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System
  •  Economic incentives to conserve hilsa fish (Tenualosa ilisha) in Bangladesh, funded by Darwin Initiative, UK
  • Identification, assessment and management of fringescale sardinella Sardinella fimbriata stock in the Bay of Bengal, funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System
  • Stock assessment of pama croaker Otolithoides pama in the Bay of Bengal and recommendations for its sustainable management in Bangladesh, funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Appraisal and assessment of proportionate contribution of fish and duck to food and nutrition security for the people living in haor region of Bangladesh, funded by NICHE-BGD-156, NUFFIC, The Netherlands
  • Stock assessment and management of guntea loach Lepidocephalichthys guntea in Bangladesh funded by University Grants Commission, Bangladesh
  • Population dynamics, stock assessment and management of rainbow sardine Dussumieria acuta in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Occurrence, assessment and management of Japanese Threadfin Bream Nemipterus japonicus in the Bay of Bengal, funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System
  • Assessment of population parameters and sustainable yield of flathead sillago Sillaginopsis panijus in the Bay of Bengal funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Population dynamics of ticto barb Pethia ticto and recommendations for its stock management in Bangladesh, funded by University Grants Commission, Bangladesh

 Research works supervised for students:

  • Research project were supervised for one PhD and 84 Master of Science (MS) students, and co-supervised for one PhD and 63 MS students so far for their degrees obtained from Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Researches were devoted to the field of fishery systematics, fisheries biology, biodiversity, fish population dynamics, fish stock assessment and fisheries management.
No training information available..
Professor
01 Oct, 2007 -
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Associate Professor
09 Dec, 2002 - 30 Sep, 2007
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Assistant Professor
08 Mar, 1996 - 08 Dec, 2002
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Lecturer
21 Jun, 1993 - 07 Mar, 1996
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Total Number: 96

(a) Papers published in international journals:

  • Wahab, M.A., Z. F. Ahmed, M.A. Islam, M.S. Haq and S.M. Rahmatullah. 1995. Effects of introduction of common carp, Cyprinus carpio (L.), on pond ecology and growth of fishes in polyculture. Aquaculture Research, 26: 619-628.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.A. Wahab, M.S. Haq and M.A.H. Miah. 2000. Evaluation of food selection of Catla catla (Hamilton) fingerling by determining electivity index grown in earthen ponds in Bangladesh. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 3(6):1066-1068.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.A. Wahab, M.A.H. Miah and M.E. Azim. 2000. Investgation of water quality parameters in carp nursery under two different pond conditions. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 3(8):1349-1351.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.A. Wahab, M.S. Haq, M.A.H. Miah and M.E. Azim. 2000. Observation and comparison of physico-chemical characteristics in carp rearing ponds under two treatments. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 3(10):1781-1783.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., T Ozawa, T. Hayama and Y. Masuda. 2001. Identification of seasonal populations of Japanese anchovy, Engraulis japonicus in Kagoshima Bay, Japan, by examination of otolith micro-rings. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 4(11):1440-1445.
  • Ahmed, Z. F. and T. Ozawa. 2002. Annual egg production of seasonal populations of Japanese anchovy (Engraulis japonicus) in Kagoshima Bay, southern Japan. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 5(6):728-732.
  • Azim, E., M.A. Wahab, A.H.M. Kamal, Z. F. Ahmed and M.C.J. Verdegem. 2004. Feeding relations of silver barb, Barbodes gonionotus (Bleeker) with major Indian and common carp and its effect on fish production in a polyculture system. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 35(1):100-108.
  • Hossain, M.Y., M. Begum, Z. F. Ahmed, M.A. Haque, M.A. Karim and M.A. Wahab. 2006. A study on the effects of iso-phosphorus fertilizers on plankton production in fish ponds. South Pacific Studies, 26(2):101-110.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Z. F. Ahmed, P.M. Leunda, A.K.M. Roksanul Islam, S. Jasmine, J. Oscoz, R. Miranda and J. Ohtomi. 2006. Length-weight and length-length relationships of some small indigenous fish species from the Mathabhanga River, southwestern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 22 (2006):301-303.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Z. F. Ahmed, P.M. Leunda, S. Jasmine, J. Oscoz, R. Miranda and J. Ohtomi. 2006. Condition, length-weight and length-length relationships of the Asian striped catfish Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1794) (Siluriformes: Bagridae) in the Mathabhanga River, southwestern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 22 (2006):304-307.
  • Spence, R., M.K. Fatema, M. Reichard, K.A. Huq, M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed and C. Smith. 2006. The distribution and habitat preferences of the zebrafish in Bangladesh. Journal of Fish Biology, 69:1435-1448.
  • Spence, R., M.K. Fatema, Ellis, Z. F. Ahmed and C. Smith. 2007. Diet, growth and recruitment of wild zebrafish in Bangladesh. Journal of Fish Biology, 71: 304-309.
  • Hossain, M.Y., S. Jasmine, A.H.M. Ibrahim, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Ohtomi, B. Fulanda, M. Begum, A. Mamun, M.A.H.Al-kadi and M.A. Wahab. 2007. A preliminary observation on water quality and plankton of an earthen fish pond in Bangladesh: Recommendations for future studies. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 10(6): 868-873.
  • Begum, M., M.Y. Hossain, M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed, M.J.Alam, M.M.R. Shah and S. Jasmine. 2007. Effects of iso-nutrient fertilization on plankton production in earthen ponds of Bangladesh. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 10(8): 1221-1228.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., C. Smith, F. Ahamed and M.Y. Hossain. 2007. Growth and reproduction of the Indian river shad, Gudusia chapra (Clupeidae). Folia Zool., 56(4):429-439.
  • Shah, M.R., M.Y. Hossain, M. Begum, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Ohtomi, J. Alam and A. Islam. 2008. Seasonal variations of phytoplanktonic community structure and production in relation to environmental factors of the southwest coastal waters of Bangladesh. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 3(2):102-113.
  • Hossain, M. Y., Z. F. Ahmed, Mohamed A.H. Al-Kady, A.H.M. Ibrahim, J. Ohtomi and B. Fulanda. 2008. Threatened Fishes of the World: Wallago attu (Bloch, M. E. and Schneider, J. G.  1801) (Siluriformes:Bagridae). Environmental Biology of Fishes, 82(3):277-278.
  • Hossain, M. Y., M. M. Rahman, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Ohtomi and A. B. M. S. Islam, 2008.  First record of the South American sailfin catfish Pterygoplichthys multiradiatus in Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 24(6):718-720.
  • Hossain, M.Y., P.M. Leunda, J. Ohtomi, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Oscoz and R. Miranda. 2008. Biological aspects of the Ganges River sprat Corica sobrna (Clupidae) in the  Mathabhanga River  (SW Bangladesh). Cybium, 32(3):241-246.
  • Hossain, M.Y.,  M.M. Rahman, S. Jasmine, A.H.M. Ibrahim, Z. F. Ahmed, J.Ohtomi, M.A.H. El-Kady and B. Fulanda. 2008. Comparison studies on water quality and plankton production between perennial and non-perennial ponds of Bangladesh. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 3(3):176-183.
  • Hossain, M.Y., S. Jasmine, A.H.M. Ibrahim, Z. F. Ahmed, M.M. Rahman and J. Ohtomi. 2009. Length-weight and length-length relationships of 10 small fish species from the Ganges, Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 25(1):117-119.
  • Hossain, M.Y., J. Ohtomi, Z. F. Ahmed, S. Jasmine and A.H.M. Ibrahim. 2009. Length-weight and morphometric relationships of the tank goby Glossogobius giuris (Perciformes: Gobiidae) in the Ganges of the northwestern Bangladesh. Asian Fisheries Science, 22(3): 961-969.
  • Hossain, M.Y., J. Ohtomi and Z. F. Ahmed. 2009. Morphometric, meristic characteristics and conservation of the threatened fish, Puntius sarana (Hamilton, 1822) (Cyprinidae) in the Ganges River, northwestern Bangladesh. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 9(2): 223-225.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Z. F. Ahmed, A.B.M.S. Islam, S. Jasmine and J. Ohtomi. 2010. Gonadosomatic index-based size at first sexual maturity and fecundity indices of the Indian River shad Gudusia chapra (Clupeidae) in the Ganges River (NW Bangladesh). J. Appl. Ichthyol.,, 26(4): 550-553.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Condition, length-weight and length-length relationships of the silver hatchet Chela, Chela cachius (Hamilton, 1822) in the Old Brahmaputra River of Bangladesh. Journal of Freshwater Ecology, 27(1): 123-130.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Modeling the growth of Silver hatchet chela Chela cachius (Cyprinidae) from the Old Brahmaputra River in Bangladesh using multiple functions. Zoological Studies, 51(3): 336-344.
  • Hossain, M.Y., M. Rahman, M.A.S. Jewel, Z. F. Ahmed, F. Ahamed, B. Fulanda, and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Conditions- and form-factor of the five threatened fishes from the Jamuna (Brahmaputra River Distributary) River, northern Bangladesh. Sains Malaysiana, 41(6): 671-678.
  • Ahamed, F., M.Y. Hossain, B. Fulanda, Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Indiscriminate exploitation of wild prawn postlarvae in the coastal region of Bangladesh: A threat to the fisheries resources, community livelihoods and biodiversity. Ocean & Coastal Management, 66: 56-62.
  • Ahamed, F., Z. F. Ahmed, M. Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Growth study of the pool barb Puntius sophore (Cyprinidae: Barbinae) through multi-model inferences. Zoological Studies, 51(7): 1077-1085.
  • Hossain, M.Y., S. Arefin, M.S. Mohmud, M.I. Hossain, M.A.S. Jewel, M. M. Rahman, F. Ahamed, Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2012. Length-weight relationships, condition factor, gonadosomatic index-based size at first sexual maturity, spawning season and fecundity of Aspidoparia morar (Cyprinidae) in the Jamuna River (Brahmaputra River distributary), northern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 29(5): 1166-1169.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Fahad, M.F.H., M. Rahman, Chaki, N., Jasmine, S., Ahmed, Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2013. Biometrics of the rare fish Rhinomugil corsula (Hamilton, 1822) (Mugiliformes: Mugilidae) in the Ganges, Northwestern Bangladesh. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 1(4): 253-258.
  • Hossain, M.Y.,M. Rahman, F. Ahamed, Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2014. Length-weight and length-length relationships and form factor of three threatened fishes from the Ganges River (NW Bangladesh). J. Appl. Ichthyol., 30(2014): 221-224.
  • Ahamed, F., B. Fulanda, A. B. Siddik., M.Y. Hossain, M. M. Rahman., Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2014. An overview of freshwater prawn fishery in Bangladesh: present status and future prospect.  Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 2(7): 580-588.
  • Ahamed, F., Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2014. Population biology of the Indian river shad Gudusia chapra (Clupeidae) in the Old Brahmaputra River, north-eastern Bangladesh. Sains Malaysiana, 43(11): 1645-1655.
  • Ahamed, F., Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain, and J. Ohtomi. 2015. Size at sexual maturity of the female pool barb, Puntius sophore (Cyprinidae) in the Old Brahmaputra River, north-eastern Bangladesh. Ecologia, 5(2): 54-61.
  • Hossain, M.Y, R. Islam, Z. F. Ahmed, M.M. Rahman, M.A. Hossen, S.M.A. Naser and R. I. Rasel. 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch, 1794) (Siluriformes: Heteropneustidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(2): 77-79.
  • Hossain, M.Y, M.A. Hossain, Z. F. Ahmed, R. Islam, M.A. Hossen, M.M. Rahman and J. Ohtomi. 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Eutropiichthys vacha (Hamilton, 1822) (Siluriformes: Schilbeidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(2): 80-82.
  • Hossain M.Y., M.A. Hossen, Z. F. Ahmed, K. Yahya, M.M. Rahman, F. Ahamed, J. Ohtomi. 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Botia dario (Hamilton, 1822) (Cypriniformes: Cobitidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(2): 86-88.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Hossen, M.A., M.N.U. Pramanik, Z. F. Ahmed, Y. Khairun, M.M. Rahman, and J. Ohtomi. 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Anabas testudineus (Bloch, 1792) (Perciformes: Anabantidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(3): 128-131.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Hossen, M.A., Pramanik, M.N.U., Nawer, F., Z. F. Ahmed, Khairun, Y., Rahman, M.M., and Ohtomi, J., 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Labeo calbasu (Hamilto, 1822) (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(3): 134-136.
  • Hossain, M.Y., Hossen, M.A., Khairun, Y., Z. F. Ahmed, Sarder, M.R.I., Islam, M.A., and Ahmed, K.K.U. 2015. Threatened fishes of the world: Mastacembelus armatus (Lacepede, 1800) (Synbranchiformes: Mastacembelidae). Croatian Journal of Fisheries, 73(3): 137-139.
  • Sayed, S.R.M., Rahman, M.M., Ali, M.M., Hossain, M.A., Elgorban, A.M., Z. F. Ahmed, and J. Ohtomi. 2015. Length-weight relationships of the nine fishes from the Tetulia River, southern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 31(5): 967-969.
  • Islam, M.A., M.M. Haque, Z. F. Ahmed, S. Mahmud, A. Nahar, M.E. Ahsan, M.M. Hossain. 2015. Coastal set bagnet fishery in the Payra river, Bangladesh and its impact on fisheries and biodiversity. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine. 3(4): 295-301.
  • Hasan, K.M.M., M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed and E.Y. Mohammed. 2015. The biophysical assessments of the hilsa fish (Tenualosa ilisha) habitat in the lower Meghna, Bangladesh. IIED Working Paper. IIED, London. (http://pubs.iied.org/16605IIED)
  • Hasan, K.M.M., Z. F. Ahmed, M.A. Wahab and E.Y. Mohammed. 2016. Food and feeding ecology of hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha) in Bangladesh’s Meghna River basin. IIED Working Paper. IIED, London. (http://pubs.iied.org/16609IIED)
  • Dewhurst-Richman, N., E.Y. Mohammed, M.L. Ali, K. Hassan, M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed, M.M. Islam, A. Bladon, G.C. Haldar, C.S. Ahmed, M.K. Majumder, M.M. Hossain, A. Rahman and B. Hussein. 2016. Balancing carrots and sticks: incentives for sustainable hilsa fishery management in Bangladesh. International Institute for Environment and Development, London. (https://pubs.iied.org/16619IIED)
  • Hossain, M.Y., Rahman, M.M., Ali, M.M., Hossen, M.A., El-Shikh, M.S., Islam, M.M., Elgorban, A.M., Z. F. Ahmed, 2016. Check List of Fish Species Availability in Rupsha River, Bangladesh: Threat Identification and Recommendation for Sustainable Management. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences 45 (10): 1292-1298.
  • Hossain, M.Y., M.A. Hossen, M.N.U. Pramanik, Z. F. Ahmed, M.A. Hossain, M.M. Islam. 2016. Length-weight and length-length relationships of three Ambassid fishes from the Ganges River (NW Bangladesh). J. Appl. Ichthyol., 32 (6): 1279-1281.
  • Rahman, M.M, M.Y. Hossain, S. Parvin, M.S. Rahman, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Ohtomi, E.F. Abd Allah. 2016. Fecundity of the threatened fish, Mystus vittatus (Siluriformes: Bagridae) in the Padma River, Bangladesh. Sains Malaysiana 45 (6): 899-907.
  • Hossain M.Y., M.A. Hossen, Z. F. Ahmed, M.A. Hossain, M.N.U. Pramanik, F. Nawer, A.K. Paul, D. Khatun, N. Haque, M.A. Islam. 2017. Length-weight relationships of 12 indigenous fish species in the Gajner Beel floodplain (NW Bangladesh). J. Appl. Ichthyol., 33: 842-845.
  • Ahamed, F., I.A. Cardoso, Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2017. An overview of the genus Plesionika Bate, 1888 (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandalidae) in Asian waters. Zootaxa, 4221 (5): 575-593.
  • Ahamed, F., M. Rasel, N. Saha, M.G. Ara, Z. F. Ahmed and M.Y. Hossain. 2017. Biological aspects of the mola carplet Amblypharyngodon mola (Cyprinidae) in the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 5(4): 336-339.
  • Ahamed, F., N. Saha, Z. F. Ahmed and M.Y. Hossain. 2017. Morphometric relationships between length-weight and length-length of Apocryptes bato (Gobiidae) in the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 5(4): 346-349.
  • Ahamed, F., N. Saha, M. Rasel, Z. F. Ahmed and M.Y. Hossain. 2017. Sex ratio, length-weight and length-length relationships of Amblypharyngodon mola (Cyprinidae) in the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 5(4): 359-362.
  • Ahamed, F., Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2017. Growth and longevity of the mola carplet Amblypharyngodon mola (Cyprinidae) in the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Research, 43: 291-295.
  • Jega, I.S., M.I. Miah, M. M. Haque, M. Shahjahan, Z. F. Ahmed and M.K. Fatema. 2017. Sex ratio, length-weight relationships and seasonal variations in condition factor of menoda catfish Hemibagrus menoda (Hamilton, 1822) of the Kangsha River in Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 5(5): 49-54.
  • Ahamed, F., N. Saha, S. Jahan, S. Akter, M.Y. Hossain, Z. F. Ahmed and J. Ohtomi. 2018. Length-weight and length-length relationships of two gobiid fishes Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801) and Odontamblyopus rubicundus (Hamilton, 1822) from the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 34: 227-229.
  • Ahamed, F., N. Saha, M.A. Nishat, M.K. Biswas, M. Sultana, M.S. Khatun, Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2018. Length-weight and length-length relationships of three small indigenous fishes from the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 34:777-779.
  • Hossain, M.Y., M.N.U. Pramanik, M.A. Hossen, F. Nawer, D. Khatun, M.F. Parvin, Z. F. Ahmed and F. Ahamed. 2018. Life-history traits of pool barb Puntius sophore (Cyprinidae) in different ecosystems of Bangladesh. Indian Journal of Geo Marine Sciences, 47(07):1446-1454.
  • Ahmed Z. F., and F. Ahamed. 2018. Length-weight and length-length relationships of three ecologically important fishes caught from a wetland, northeastern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 34:1235-1237.
  • Ara, M.G., Z. F. Ahmed, F. Ahamed and M.K. Fatema. 2018. Resolution of confusion in systematics of two major clupeid fish species in Bangladesh. FishTaxa, 3(4): 81-86.
  • Ahamed F., N. Saha, Z. F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain and J. Ohtomi. 2018. Reproductive biology of Apocryptes bato (Gobiidae) in the Payra River, southern Bangladesh. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 34:1169-1175.
  • Nawer, F., M.Y. Hossain, M.G. Sarwar, O. Rahman, Z. F. Ahmed, F. Ahamed and J. Ohtomi. 2018. Growth, maturity and form factor of mola carplet Amblypharyngodon mola from the Ganges River, northwestern Bangladesh. Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences, 11(4):375-380.
  • Roy, K.C., M.S. Rahman and Z. F. Ahmed. 2018. Present status and exploitation of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus (Linnaeus, 1758) in kaptai lake, Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 6(3): 200-204.
  • Ahamed, F., Z. F. Ahmed and J Ohtomi. 2019. Seasonal variations in the population biology of Salmostoma bacaila (Cyprinidae) from a tributary of the Payra River, Bangladesh. Zoology and Ecology, 29(2):116-122.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., F. Ahamed and M.K. Fatema. 2019. Biological features of Chanda nama (Ambassidae) in the Old Brahmaputra River, Bangladesh. International Journal of Aquatic Biology, 7(6): 342-350.
  • Akter, Y., M.H.A. Hosen, M.I. Miah, Z. F. Ahmed, M.S. Chandana and S.I.M. Shahriar. 2019. Impact of gonad weight on the length-weight relationships of river catfish (Clupisoma garua) in Bangladesh. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Research, 45(2019): 375-379.
  • Wahab, M.A., D.K. De, Z. F. Ahmed and M.J. Phillips. 2019. Food, feeding and nutritional requirements of hilsa, 101-111. In: Wahab M.A., M.C.M. Beveridge and M.J. Phillips. eds. 2019. Hilsa: Status of fishery and potential for aquaculture. Penang, Malaysia: WorldFish. Proceedings: 2019-16. 196p.
  • Hasan, M.  M.H.A. Hosen, M.I. Miah, Z. F. Ahmed, M.S. Chhanda and S.I.M. Shahriar. 2020. Fecundity, length at maturity and gonadal development indices of river catfish (Clupisoma garua) of the old Brahmaputra River in Bangladesh. Egyptian Journal of Aquatic Research, 46(2020): 259-263.

(b) Papers published in Bangladeshi Journals:

  • Wahab, M.A. and Z. F. Ahmed. 1991. Effects of planktivorous carp species combinations on food organisms and electivity indices in the fish ponds. Progress. Agric., 2(2): 21-30.
  • Wahab, M.A., Z. F. Ahmed, M.S. Haq and M. Begum. 1994. Compatibility of silver carp in the polyculture of cyprinid fishes. Progress. Agric., 5(2): 221-227.
  • Wahab, M.A., Z. F. Ahmed, M.S. Haq and M.A.H. Miah. 1994. Electivity index of Catla catla (Hamilton) in ponds under two different conditions. Progress. Agri., 5(2): 229-242.
  • Awal, S., M.A. Wahab, G.U. Ahmed, M.M. Rahman and Z. F. Ahmed. 1995. Economics of different polyculture systems involving exotic and native major carps. Bangladesh J. Fish., 15-18(1-2): 37-43.
  • Wahab, M.A., M.E. Azim, M.M. Haque and Z. F. Ahmed. 1996. Effects of frequency of fertilization on the water quality and fish yields. Progress. Agric., 7(2): 33-39.
  • Wahid, M.I., M.S. Haq, M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed and M.S. Islam. 1997. Effects of fertilizer treatments on water quality and fish production in semi-intensively managed fish ponds. Progress. Agric., 8(1&2): 61-65.
  • Miah, M.A.H., M.S. Rahaman, K. Azam and Z. F. Ahmed. 1999. A comparative study on plankton production in nursery ponds supplied with fertilizers and feed and fertilizers. Khulna University Studies, 1: 69-74.
  • Fatema, M.K., M.S. Uddin, M.A. Wahab, M.S. Haq and Z. F. Ahmed. 2003. Effects of substrate used and fish species combination on water quality parameters and composition of plankton and periphyton. Bangladesh J. Fish., 26(1-2): 73-82.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.S. Rahman, M.Y. Hossain and M.A. Wahab. 2003. Feeding ecology in relation to body size of silver hatchet chela Chela cachius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) in a large perennial pond in Mymensingh. Bangladesh J. Fish., 26(1-2): 125-132.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.A. Wahab and N. Nasrin. 2004. Food selectivity among three planktivorous carp species in the polyculture in response to different fertilization regimes. Progress. Agric., 15(1): 205-212.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.S. Rahman, M.Y. Hossain and M.A. Wahab. 2004. An investigation into the diet of a freshwater small fish Chhep chela Chela cachius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) in a large perennial pond in Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Progress. Agric., 15(2): 135-140.
  • Asaduzzaman, M., M.K. Fatema, M.A. Wahab, Z. F. Ahmed and Y. Yi. 2005. Nursing systems of giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii post-larvae in Bangladesh. Progress. Agric., 16(2): 131-138.
  • Asaduzzaman, M., M.A. Wahab, A. Kadir, Z. F. Ahmed and Y. Yi. 2005. Issues and challenges in organic farming of giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Bangladesh. Progress. Agric., 16(2): 139-148.
  • Uddin, M.S., M.K. Fatema, S.M.S. Rahman, Z. F. Ahmed and M.A. Wahab. 2005. Feeding relation and dietary overlap of tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) and its effect on pond fish production in a periphyton based system. Progress. Agric., 16(2): 169-181.
  • Ahmed, Z. F., M.S. Rahman, M.Y. Hossain and M.A. Wahab. 2005. Seasonal variations in feeding ecology of silver hatchet chela Chela cachius (Hamilton-Buchanan, 1822) of a large perennial waterbody in Bangladesh. Progress. Agric., 16(2): 203-209.
  • Islam, M.J., Z. Farhana, M.R. Haque and Z. F. Ahmed. 2010. Study on the length-weight relationship and condition in the female Indian river shad. Eco-friendly Agril. J., 3(4): 203-209.
  • Siddiq, M.A., M.I. Miah, Z. F. Ahmed, and M. Asadujjaman. 2013. Present Status of Fish, Fishers and Fisheries of Dogger Beel in Hajigonj Upazila, Chandpur, Bangladesh. Journal of Aquatic Science, 1(2): 39-45.
  • Ara, M.G., M.N. Nobi, Z. F. Ahmed and M. K. Fatema. 2014. Length-weight relationship and growth pattern inference of a small indigenous freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium lamarrei (H. Milne-Edwards, 1837) in Bangladesh. Res. Agric. Livest. Fish., 1(1): 137-145.
  • Ara, M.G., M.N. Nobi, M.K. Fatema and Z. F. Ahmed. 2014. Evaluation of condition factor of a small indigenous freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium lamarrei (H. Milne-Edwards, 1837) in Bangladesh. International Journal of Natural and Social Sciences, 1(2): 71-76.
  • Yeasmin, F., Z. F. Ahmed, M.G. Ara, M.S. Mia and M.K. Fatema. 2015. Length-weight relationships and growth pattern of a danionin fish species Chela cachius (Hamilton, 1822) of a perennial lake in Bangladesh. International Journal of Natural and Social Sciences, 2(3): 70-74.
  • Mukti S.S., G.U. Ahmed, Z. F. Ahmed, K.A. Sumon and M.K. Fatema. 2018. Histopathological study of female striped gourami (Trichogaster fasciata, Bloch & Schneider, 1801) gill exposed to chlorpyrifos, International Journal of Aquaculture, 8(14):104-111.
  • Uddin M.H., Sirazunnesa, M.S. Haq, Z. F. Ahmed, J. Fatema and M.K. Fatema, 2018. Structural performance of fish market in Bogura district, Bangladesh. Res. Agric. Livest. Fish., 5(3): 399-410.
  • Rahman-Al-Mamun M.A., K.N. Azad, M.G. Ara, J. Fatema, Z. F. Ahmed and M. K. Fatema. 2019. Impact of progressive shrimp farming on farmer’s livelihood in southwestern region of Bangladesh. International Journal of Natural and Social Sciences, 6(1): 01-06.
  • Lupa S.T., R. Sharmin, Z. F. Ahmed and M. K. Fatema. 2019. Age and growth of ticto barb Puntius ticto (Hamilton 1822) in the river Old Brahmaputra, Bangladesh. Bangladesh J. Fish., 31(1): 65-75.
  • Ahamed F., M. Sultana and Z. F. Ahmed. 2019. Biological features of the schilbid catfish Pachypterus atherinoides from the Payra River, Southern Bangladesh. Bangladesh J. Fish., 31(2): 173-180.
  • Chakma, S.S., H.M. Shahadat, F. Islam, M.U. Bhuiyan, Z. F. Ahmed, M.M. Hossain and S.U. Mahfuz. 2019. Duck-fish integration to improve food and nutrition security of poor farmers in haor areas of Netrokona district, Bangladesh.  Annals of Veterinary and Animal Science, 6(6): 21-30.
  • Sultana, R., M.A. Al-Mamun, Z. F. Ahmed and M. K. Fatema. 2020. Growth, mortality and length-weight relationship of the Bombay duck Harpadon nehereus (Ham. 1822) from North-eastern tip of the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh J. Fish., 32(1): 135-139.
Total Number:  15
 

Major Seminar/Symposium/Conference/Workshop attended:

  • Attended the seminar organized by the Japanese Fisheries Society held at Kyushu University, Japan from September 27 to 28, 1997.
  • Attended the 2nd Fisheries Conference and Research Fair 2006, and presented a paper entitled "Population dynamics of striped dwarf catfish Mystus vittatus (Bloch, 1797) and management policy implications in Bangladesh" held at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council, Dhaka, Bangladesh from January 18 to 19, 2006 organized by Bangladesh Fisheries Research Forum (BFRF), Bangladesh.
  • Attended the International Conference on Community Based Approaches to Fisheries Management “Experiences and Achievements” from March 6 to 7, 2007 held in Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by World Fish Center.
  • Attended the 3rd Fisheries Conference and Research Fair 2008, and presented a paper entitled "Reproductive biology of four important small indigenous fish species in Bangladesh" in held at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council, Dhaka, Bangladesh from January 16 to 17, 2008 organized by Bangladesh Fisheries Research Forum (BFRF), Bangladesh.
  • Attended the workshop on “Distance Learning Education” organized by the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), UK, held in the Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, UK, from 20 to 25 January 2008.
  • Attended the 46th Annual Meetings of the Carcinological Society of Japan, organized by Carcinological Society of Japan held at Faculty of Fisheries, Kagoshima University, Japan from 14 to16 November 2008.
  • Attended the international symposium on “Food Function and Safety” held in the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan from 1 to 2 December 2008.
  • Paper presented on 'Population dynamics and stock assessment of silver hatchet chela Chela cachius in Bangladesh in the symposium on “Fish Sanctuary” held in Hue University, Viet Nam from 1 to 2 June 2009.
  • Paper presented on Sustainable management and conservation of a small indigenous fish species silver hatchet chela Chela cachius in the inland freshwaters of Bangladesh” on 2 February 2011 in the Scottish Ocean Research Institute, University of St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom.
  • Paper presented on “Fisheries in Bangladesh and its contribution to the national economy” on 19 December 2011 in the Kagoshima University Research Center for the Pacific Islands, Kagoshima University, Japan.
  • Paper presented on “Foods and feeding of hilsa shad Tenualosa ilisha” on 16-17 September 2012, organized by WorldFish, Bangladesh held at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council Farmgate, Dhaka.
  • Paper presented on ‘Population biology of hilsa shad Tenualosa ilisha’ in the inception workshop of the research project on “Economic incentive to conserve hilsa fish in Bangladesh” held on 25 May 2013 in Department of Fisheries (DoF), Dhaka, Bangladesh,  organized by International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), UK, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS) and Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) sponsored by the DARWIN Initiatives, UK.
  • Attended the international conference on “Biodiversity, Climate Change Assessment and Impacts on Livelihood (ICBCL)” organized by Tribhuvan University (Central Department of Botany), Nepal, Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal, City University of New York, USA, and Institute for Global Agriculture and Technology Transfer, USA, held on 10-12 January 2017, in Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Paper presented on “Stock assessment of hilsa shad Tenualosa ilisha and its management strategies in Bangladesh at workshop on ‘Hilsa Research’ organized by Department of Fisheries-ECOFISH, WorldFish, Bangladesh; in Chandpur, Bangladesh held on 18-19 January 2019.
  • Paper presented on “Reproductive biology of hilsa shad Tenualosa ilisha of the river Meghna in Bangladesh” in Fisheries Society of Bangladesh Biennial Conference 2019 (FSB2019) organized by Fisheries Society of Bangladesh, Faculty of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh held on 27-28 December 2019 in Mymensingh, Bangladesh.  
Subject Name Design No Year Gazette No Relevant Info
Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
Global Research Impact Award 2018 Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh Outstanding global research impact based on h-index 15 March 2018
Membership Type Organization
Life Member Fisheries Society of Bangladesh
Life Member Bangladesh Fisheries Research Forum
Life Member Japanese Universities Alumni Association in Bangladesh (JUABB)
Life Member Progressive Agriculturists
Life Member Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh