Professor Dr. A H M Saadat
Professor Dr. A H M Saadat Professor , Department of Environmental Sciences

PROFILE


SHORT BIOGRAPHY

Dr. A H M Saadat is a Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the Jahangirnagar University where he has been a faculty member since 2003. He did his graduation and master’s in Physics at Jahangirnagar University and later he received his M.Phil degree on Environmental Sample Analysis using Ion Beam Materials Analysis from the same institute. Saadat completed his Ph.D. under Commonwealth Split-Site Scholarship in the UK from University of Birmingham and Jahangirnagar University.

He currently serves as the Coordinator of Professional Master’s program on Environmental Sciences and Management(WMES).

Saadat’s teaching interest include Environmental Modeling, Renewable Energies and Industrial Ecology, Meteorology and Climatic Process, Environmental Compliances, Fundamentals of Environmental Sciences and Global Sustainability.

His primary research interest is on Environmental Monitoring and Modeling of Environmental Systems, water resources, GIS and climate change. He has 35 peer reviewed research articles covering diverse environmental issues.

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RESEARCH INTEREST

Environmental Modeling and Monitoring; Industrial Ecology and Environmental Compliance; Green Technologies; Climate Change; GIS

JOURNAL PAPER

Studies of the Reflectivity of Be(101) & Be(103) Monochromators in a Diffractometer Geometry,

F U Ahmed, A H M Saadat, S M Yunus, M A S Khan (1999), “Studies of the Reflectivity of Be(101) & Be(103) Monochromators in a Diffractometer Geometry”, Nucl. Sci. & Appli, 8, 71-85.

Quality Analysis of Potable Water at Dakshin Khan in Dhaka City, Bangladesh,

Sadia Afrin Nitol, Mohammad Mahbub Kabir, Ferdousi Sultana, Nargis Sultana, Md. Saddam Hossain and A.H.M. Saadat (2016), “Quality Analysis of Potable Water at Dakshin Khan in Dhaka City, Bangladesh”, Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences (JBES), Vol. 8, No. 5, p. 128-135.

Impacts of load shedding on daily life activities of the residents of Mirpur area and their satisfaction on government role,

 Fahmida Parvin, Nargis Sultana, A H M Saadat,(2015)  “Impacts of load shedding on daily life activities of the residents of Mirpur area and their satisfaction on government role”, The Jahangirnagar Review, Part II: Social Sciences, Vol. 35 pp 169-178.

Environmental Flow Characteristics of the Gorai River, Bangladesh,

Sanjida Hoque Moly, Mirza A.T.M. Tanvir Rahman, A H M Saadat (2015), " Environmental Flow Characteristics of the Gorai River, Bangladesh", International Journal of Scientific Research in Environmental Sciences, 3(6), 208-218.

Groundwater characterization and selection of suitable water type for irrigation in the western region of Bangladesh,

Mirza A.T.M. Tanvir Rahman, A H M Saadat, Md. Shafiqul Islam, Md. Abdullah Al-Mansur and Shamim Ahmed (2014), "Groundwater characterization and selection of suitable water type for irrigation in the western region of Bangladesh", Applied Water Science, DOI: 10.1007/s13201-014-0239-x.

Spatio-temporal variation of agricultural drought in the barind region of Bangladesh: an application of a Markov chain model,

A. T. M. Jahangir Alam, A. H. M. Saadat, M. Sayedur Rahman, and Shahriar Rahman (2014), “Spatio-temporal variation of agricultural drought in the barind region of Bangladesh: an application of a Markov chain model”, Irrigation and Drainage, 63: 383–393: © John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. DOI: 10.1002/ird.1800

Environmental Flow Requirement and Comparative Study of the Turag River, Bangladesh,

Mirza A. T. M. Tanvir Rahman, Sanjida Hoque Moly, A. H. M. Saadat (2013). "Environmental Flow Requirement and Comparative Study of the Turag River, Bangladesh." International Journal of Scientific Research in Environmental Sciences 10(1): 291-299.

Quality assessment of water and sediment of Gulshan Lake by using Neutron Activation Analysis,

M Mohinuzzaman, M. Kamrujjaman, S M Hossain and A. H. M. Saadat (2013). "Quality assessment of water and sediment of Gulshan Lake by using Neutron Activation Analysis." Jahangirnagar University Physics Studies 19: 49-58.

Assessment of Natural Radioactivity and Radiation Hazard in Soil Samples of Rajbari District of Bangladesh,

Rajeda Khatun, A.H.M. Saadat, M.M. Ahasan, S. Akter (2013). "Assessment of Natural Radioactivity and Radiation Hazard in Soil Samples of Rajbari District of Bangladesh." Jahangirnagar University Environmental Bulletin 2: 1-8.

Environmental flow requirement and comparative study of the Turag River, Bangladesh,

Mirza A.T.M. Tanvir Rahman, Sanjida Hoque Moly, and A H M Saadat (2013), "Environmental flow requirement and comparative study of the Turag River, Bangladesh", International Journal of Scientific Research in Environmental Sciences, 1(10), 291-299.

Monitoring meteorological and agricultural drought dynamics in Barind region Bangladesh using standard precipitation index and Markov chain model,

A. T. M. Jahangir Alam , Sayedur Rahman and A H M Saadat (2013), 'Monitoring meteorological and agricultural drought dynamics in Barind region Bangladesh using standard precipitation index and Markov chain model',  International Journal of Geomatics and Geosciences, Vol 3(3).

Travelling and Source Point Identification of Some Transboundary Air Pollutants by Trajectory Analysis in Sathkhira, Bangladesh,

A H M Saadat, M. Mahfuzur. Rahman, S. M. Kamrul, A. T. M. Jahangir Alam (2013). "Travelling and Source Point Identification of Some Transboundary Air Pollutants by Trajectory Analysis in Sathkhira, Bangladesh." Canadian Chemical Transactions 1(1): 56-65.

Study of Natural and Fallout Radioactivity and its Resulting Doses in Diet,

Rajeda. Khatun, M. D. Hossain, M. M. Ahasan, A H M Saadat, S. Akter, A. Azim (2012), ‘Study of Natural and Fallout Radioactivity and its Resulting Doses in Diet’, Jahangirnagar University Physics Studies, Vol. 12.

Gamma Distribution and its Application of Spatially Monitoring Meteorological Drought in Barind, Bangladesh,

A.T.M.Jahangir Alam, M. Sayedur Rahman, A.H.M. Saadat, M.M. Huq (2012). "Gamma Distribution and its Application of Spatially Monitoring Meteorological Drought in Barind, Bangladesh." Journal of Environmental Science and Natural Resources 5(2): 287-293.

Introducing Educational Global Climate Model (EdGCM) for improving education and research in climate change: Bangladesh perspective,

A. H. M. Saadat, Rubaiat Islam, Syed Hafizur Rahman (2012). "Introducing Educational Global Climate Model (EdGCM) for improving education and research in climate change: Bangladesh perspective." Bangladesh Journal of Environmental Research 10: 31-42.

Status of Solid Waste Generation at Jahangirnagar University Campus and Development of a Suitable Management Plan,

A H M Saadat, Fahmida Parvin, A. T. M. Jahangir Alam and A. K. I. Kamal (2012), “Status of Solid Waste Generation at Jahangirnagar University Campus and Development of a Suitable Management Plan” J. Environ. Sci. & Natural Resources, 5(1): 187 - 191.

A.T.M.Jahangir Alam, A.H.M. Saadat, M. Sayedur Rahman, M. A. B. Barkotulla (2011), "Spatial Analysis of Rainfall Distribution and Its Impact on Agricultural Drought at Barind Region, Bangladesh." Rajshahi University Journal of Environmental Science Vol. 1:40-50.

Estimation of Sound Pollution Level and Associated Health Hazards at Some Busy Areas of Savar, Bangladesh,

A H M Saadat and A T M Jahangir Alam (2011), ‘Estimation of Sound Pollution  Level and Associated Health Hazards at Some Busy Areas of Savar, Bangladesh’ Jahangirnagar Physics Studies, Vol. 11, 69-77.

Preparation and Characterization of Gamma Irradiated Sugar Containing Starch/Poly (Vinyl Alcohol)-Based Blend Films,

Fahmida Parvin, Mubarak A. Khan, A. H. M. Saadat, M. Anwar H. Khan, Jahid M. M. Islam, Mostak Ahmed and M. A. Gafur (2011), “Preparation and Characterization of Gamma Irradiated Sugar Containing Starch/Poly (Vinyl Alcohol)-Based Blend Films” Journal of Polymers and the Environment Vol.19:1013, @Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011 :DOI: 10.1007/s10924-011-0357-6.

An Assessment and Comparison of Possible Agrochemical Contamination of Groundwater between Agricultural (Dhamrai Upazila) and Nonagricultural (Savar Upazila) Area,

A H M Saadat, Amena Jannat and Fahmida Parvin (2011), ‘An Assessment and Comparison of Possible Agrochemical Contamination of Groundwater between Agricultural (Dhamrai Upazila) and Nonagricultural (Savar Upazila) Area’, Bangladesh Journal of Environmental Research, Vol. 9, pp 61-67.

Preparation and Characterization of Starch/PVA Blend for Biodegradable Packaging Material,

Fahmida Parvin, Md. Arifur Rahman, Jahid M. M. Islam, Mubarak A. Khan and A. H. M. Saadat (2010), “Preparation and Characterization of Starch/PVA Blend for Biodegradable Packaging Material”, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 123-125 (2010) pp 351-354 © (2010) Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.123-125.351.

Elemental Analysis of Arable Soil by Proton Induced Gamma Emission (PIGE) Technique,

M. Kamrujjaman, M. M. Islam, M. N. Hossain, A. K. M.F. Hoque and A. H. M. Saadat (2008), “Elemental Analysis of Arable Soil by Proton Induced Gamma Emission (PIGE) Technique”, J. Soil. Nature, 2(1), p 34-39.

Estimation of Carbon Dioxide Emission from Brick Kilns in Bangladesh,

A H M Saadat, M. R. Bhuiyan and Ijaz Hossain (2008), “Estimation of Carbon Dioxide Emission from Brick Kilns in Bangladesh”, Bang. J. of Env. Research, Vols. 6 p 85-90.

Arsenic Removal Properties of Laterite Soil by Adsorption Filtration Method,

M. A. Halim, S. A. M. Waliul Hoque, M. K. Hossain, A H M Saadat, M. A. Goni and M. Saiful Islam (2008), “Arsenic Removal Properties of Laterite Soil by Adsorption Filtration Method”, J. of Applied Sci., p 1-4.

Trace Element Analysis by PIXE in Soil Samples of Hazaribagh Tannery Area,

F. M. Kamal, N. Ahmed, F. M. Mohee, M. J. Abedin, A. Shariff, A H M Saadat and A. K. M. Fazlul Hoque (2007), “Trace Element Analysis by PIXE in Soil Samples of Hazaribagh Tannery Area” J. environ. Sci. (Dhaka). 5.

Vertical and Spatial Distribution of Arsenic a Concentric Active deltaic region of Bangladesh,

M. Khabir Uddin, M. Majibur Rahman, A H M Saadar and G. Ahmed (2006), “Vertical and Spatial Distribution of Arsenic a Concentric Active deltaic region of Bangladesh” J. of Env. Sci.(Dhaka). Vols. 4 pp 7-10.

Elemental Analysis of Local Vegetables by Proton Induced Gamma Emission (PIGE) Technique,

M. S. Arefin, M. D. Hossain, A H M Saadat, A K M Fazlul Hoque and S. Sultana (2005), “Elemental Analysis of Local Vegetables by Proton Induced Gamma Emission (PIGE) Technique”, Jahangirnagar Univ. Jour. of Sci., 28, 129-140.

Development of Chitosan and Modified Chitosan-based Materials for Water Purification with special Emphasis on Removal of ArsenicÂ’,

S. Safiullah, M S Sultana, M G Ahmed, A H M Saadat, D. Alam Chowdhury (2004), ‘Development of Chitosan and Modified Chitosan-based Materials for Water Purification with special Emphasis on Removal of Arsenic’, Jahangirnagar UniversityJournal of Science, 27.

Application of Proton Induced Nuclear Reaction to the Analysis of Fluorine in Water Samples,

A H M Saadat, A K M Fazlul Hoque, M D Hossain (2003), “Application of Proton Induced Nuclear Reaction to the Analysis of Fluorine in Water Samples”, Bangladesh J. of Env. Sci., 1, pp 49-55.

Analysis of Some Trace Elements in the Uncultivated Soils of Savar by ICP-MS,

M S Sultana, Y Muramatsu, M Majibur Rahman, A K M Rashidul Alam, A H M Saadat and M Jamal Uddin (2003), “Analysis of Some Trace Elements in the Uncultivated Soils of Savar by ICP-MS”, Bangladesh J. of Env. Sci., 1,pp 57-62.

Appraisal of SAFI Filter in removing Biological Contaminants in Wastewater,

S. Safiullah, Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, M. Majibur Rahman, A. K. M. Rashidul Alam, A. H. M. Saadat and Majeda H. Choudhury (2003), “Appraisal of SAFI Filter in removing Biological Contaminants in Wastewater”, Bangladesh J. of Env. Sci., 1, 15-20.

Elemental Analysis of Local Chewing Sticks in Bangladesh,

  A H M Saadat, M M Haque, A K M Fazlul Hoque and M D Hossain (2003), “Elemental Analysis of Local Chewing Sticks in Bangladesh”. Jahangirnagar Uni. J. of Sci. 26, 141-152.

PIGE Elemental Analysis of Arable Soil,

A H M Saadat, A R Molla, A K M Fazlul Hoque, M D Hossain (2002), “PIGE Elemental Analysis of Arable Soil”, Jahangirnagar Uni. J. of Sci. 25, 215-223.


CONFERENCE PAPER

Assessment of Groundwater Potential for Irrigation in Barind Region Bangladesh: An Application of TMWB Model,

Mahmudur Rahman, A.T.M. Jahangir Alam and A H M Saadat (2012), “Assessment of Groundwater Potential for Irrigation in Barind Region Bangladesh: An Application of TMWB Model” ICETCESD 2012, March 10-12, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

Markov Chain Analysis of Agricultural Drought at Barind, Bangladesh,

A.T.M.Jahangir Alam, M. Sayedur Rahman, A.H.M. Saadat, (2012), "Markov Chain Analysis of Agricultural Drought at Barind, Bangladesh." International Conference on Statistical Data Mining for Bioinformatics Health Agriculture and Environment, 21-24 December 2012, Department of Statistics, University of Rajshahi, pp 34-41.


BOOK

A. T. M. Jahangir Alam., A H M Saadat., M. Sayedur Rahman (2014). Markov Chain Analysis of Weekly Rainfall Data for Predicting Agricultural Drought. Computational Intelligence Techniques in Earth and Environmental Sciences, Springer: 109-128.


Academic Info

Institute: Dhaka College
Period: 1992

H.S.C.; First Division

Institute: Jahangirnagar University and University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Period: 2017

Ph.D. (Urban Hydrogeology and Groundwater Management), (Commonwealth Scholar)

Institute: Jahangirnagar University
Period: 2007

M.Phil (Ion Beam Material Analysis of Environmental Samples)

Institute: Jahangirnagar University
Period: 1996

M.Sc. in Physics; First Class First

Institute: Jahangirnagar University
Period: 1995

B.Sc.(Honours) in Physics; First Class First

Experience

Organization: Department of Environmental Sciences
Position: Professor
Period: 24 March 2017
Full time
Organization: Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University
Position: Associate Professor
Period: January 2010 to March 2017

Full time

Organization: Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University
Position: Assistant Professor
Period: December 2005 to January 2010

Full time

Organization: Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University
Position: Lecturer
Period: October 2002 to December 2005

Part time

Activity

Organization: Department of Environmental Sciences, Jahangirnagar University
Position: Professor and Coordinator Weekend Master's Program (WMES)
Period: 2017 to ...

Contact

Professor Dr. A H M Saadat

Professor
Department of Environmental Sciences
Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.
Cell Phone: +8801822924690
Email: ahmsaadat@juniv.edu