Momotaz Khanom

PhD ongoing- Khulna University and University of Zagreb, Croatia

MSc. (2003)- Khulna University, Bangladesh

BSc. Fisheries (1996)- Khulna University, Bangladesh

Fish breeding, Histology, Aquaculture, Biochemistry.

Current Research Project/Collaboration

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Professor (From 30 April,2015 to date), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Associate Professor (From 9 June, 2010 to 29 April, 2015), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Assistant Professor (From 26 November, 2005 to 8 June, 2010), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Lecturer (From 15 December, 2003  to 25 November, 2005 ), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh

Extension Officer (From 13 March 2000 to 14 December 2003), Fourth Fisheries Project, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock, Bangladesh

Research Assistant (From August to September, 1999), Golda Project of CARE, Bangladesh

Quality Control Officer (From August,1997 to February, 1998), Delta Frozen Food Industry, Debhata, Satkhira, Bangladesh

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1. On-going Research Project conducted as PhD Research Associate:


“Ontological development and grow-out performance of stinging catfish (Heteropneustes fossilis) larvae in relation to hypophysation techniques and rearing environment” funded by  BAS-USDA from September, 2017 to July 2019.


2. As Co- Principal Investigator:

i)Thermal effects on phenotypic traits and enzyme activity in stinging catfish, Heteropneustes fossilis (Bloch)” funded by Khulna University Research cell, 2018.

ii) “Species composition, abundance, proximate composition and uses of brackish water mollusks in Munshigonj area at the edge of Sundarbans Mangrove Forest funded by Khulna University Research cell, 2016-2017.


3. As Principal Investigator:


i)  “Evaluation of the efficacies of selected medicinal plants on pathogenic E. coli bacteria isolated from shrimp farms” funded by Khulna University Research cell, 2014-2015.

ii) “Distribution and abundance of Mollusks and Crustaceans in the Chitra river (Jaleshware-Dhalgram) at Bagharpara in Jessoreunder the project of WorldFish center funded by DFID (Department for International Development), 2004 - 2005.


Research Article:


M. Khanom, Rouf, M.A., Ahsan, M. N., Siddiqui, M. N. and Tomljanović, T., 2019. Morphological Characteristics, Growth and Age Structure of Allochthonous Fish Pumpkinseed, Lepomis gibbosus in Bara Lake, Croatia.  Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, submitted on March, 2019.


M. Khanom, J. Golder, M. A. H. Chisty, S. Debnath, S. T. Arafat, M. S. Parvez, 2017. Protein Digestibility Determination of Different Feed Ingredients for Tilapia, Oreochromis mossambicus using in Vivo Technique. International Journal of Research Studies in Biosciences (IJRSB),5(4): 31-36


M.  Khanom, S. S.  Khushi and M. G. Sarower, 2016. Evaluation of the Efficacies of Selected Medicinal Plants on Pathogenic Escherichia coli Strains. International Journal of Resrearch Studies in Biosciences (IJRSB), 4(1): 57-64


M. S. Ahmed, B. Biswas, D. Roy, M. Rasheduzzaman, M. L. Rahi, M. Khanom, M. G.  Sarower, 2013. Polymerase chain reaction technique for rapid check of virulency of Escherichia coli from shrimp farms. Int. J. of Engineering and Applied Sciences (EAAS,) 3(4): 1-7


G. Sarower, S. Bilkis, A. Rauf, M. Khanom, and S. Islam, 2013. Comparative Biochemical Composition of Natural and Fattened Mud Crab Scylla serrata. J. Of Sci.  Research 5 (3):545-553.


   M. Y. Ali, A. Imran, F. I. Shams, M. Khanom and M. G. Sarower, 2013. Flesh yield and      phenotypic relationship between different economically important traits of mud crab (Scylla   serrata, Forskal 1775), Int. J. of Research In Social Sciences 1(2):34-41.


M. Y. Ali, Md. M. Hasan, M. G. Sarower and M. Khanom, 2013. Sexual variation in fillet yield

   and phenotypic relationship between some economic traits of Bata (Labeo bata, Hamilton, 1822).

Int.J.of Research In Medical and Health Sciences, 2(3):13-22


M. Y. Ali, S. Z. Hossain, M. A. Rashed, M. Khanom and M. G. Sarower, 2013. Protein loss due to post-harvest handling of shrimp (Penaeus monodon) in the value chain of   Khulna region in Bangladesh, International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (EAAS), 3(1):56-63


M. Khanom, B. M. S. Rahman, M. A. Samad, and M. Raseduzzaman, 2010. Technology     Dissemination and extension services activated by Department of Fisheries in South West region of Bangladesh. J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ., 8 (2): 341-346.


Khanom, M., A. K. Ghosh, S. K. Biswas, M.W. Sabbir, 2009. Comparative study of target and non target aquaculture products of shrimp farm in Satkhira district, Bangladesh. South Asian J. Agriculture (SAJA), 4 (1&2): 14-19.


    Kamal D., M. Khanom., M.M. Khatun., M. K. Islam and M. F. Uddin, 2008. Comparative study of mud crab (scylla olivacea) production from the Sundarbans and traditional shrimp gher in Bagerhat district, Bangladesh. Khulna Uni. studies, 9(1):101-110.


Kamal D., M. S. Tapadar, M. Khanom and M.M. Khatun, 2008. Harvesting techniques and transportation of Mud Crab from the South-West region of Bangladesh. South Asian J. Agric.,(SAJA), 3(1&2): 19-26.


Rahaman, S.M.B., A.S.M.S. Shahriar, A.K. Ghosh, W. Sabbir, A.F.M. Hasanuzzaman, M.      

Khanom and M. G. Sarower, 2008. Riverine Giant Prawn (Macrobrachium rogenbergii) Culture Scenario in Begati Thana of Borguna District. South Asian J. Agric.,(SAJA), 3(1&2): 169-172.


   Kamal, D., M. Khanom, and S. Rheman, 2007. Traditional practice of mud crab fattening in the South- West region of Bangladesh. Khulna Uni. Studies 8(2). 


Khanom, M., 2007. Distribution and Abundance of Fresh water Mollusks and Crustaceans in Chitra river (Jaleshwari-Dhalgram), Jessore. Bangladesh  J. of Fisheries,(Special issue, 2007)30: 177-188.


   Khanom, M., M. R. Morshed, and A.M.H.B. Tareque, 2006. Status and impact of Jatka Catching   on Hilsa Fishery in the Meghna river at Hizla-Mehendfiganj region of Bangladesh. Khulna Uni.Studies, 7 (1): 77-82.