Md. Sharif Hasan Limon

M.Sc. in European Forestry, University of Eastern Finland, Finland & University of Freiburg, Germany

M.Sc. in Forestry, Khulna University, Bangladesh

Forest Ecology,Mangrove Ecology, Silviculture, Urban Forestry, Biodiversity

Current Research Project/Collaboration

SL Title Research Role Awarded Date Completion Date Funding Agency
1 Effect of Physical and Chemical control measures on S. trilobata: an alien invasive plant.
2 Floristic Features and Ethno botanic use of plants available in Homestead Gardens in Shyamnagar upazilla of Satkhira districts
3 Do radio frequencies from mobile phone base stations affect the productivity of Cocos nucifera?
4 Biodiversity assessment through field survey in association with remotely sensed data and GIS in selected coastal areas adjacent to the Sundarbans” Sustainable Development and Biodiversity Conservation in Coastal Protection Forests (SDBC-Sundarbans)
5 An investigation of drought tolerance of two common plantation tree species during germination and growth at seedling stage: a climate change adaptation strategy
6 Coordinated project on improvement of agroforestry practices for better livelihood and environment: KU Component.
7 Effect of water stress on germination and seedling growth of Swietenia macrophylla King, Pithecellobium dulce (Roxb.) Benth. and Acacia nilotica Linn.
8 Carbon Sequestration, Salt Tolerance and Growth of the Major Timber Species of the Sundarbans Mangrove Forest and their Restoration Prospects in the Context of Climate Change
9 Above ground biomass and nutrient dynamics (N,P and K) associated with harvesting of Ceriops decandra in the Sundarbans mangrove forest of Bangladesh
10 Studies on the impact of shrimp farm effluent on mangrove ecosystem with particular reference to soil and plant growth

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1.   Sultana,N. Limon,S.H.,Rahman,S.M., Akther,A., Salekin,S., Meason,D.F., and  Bloomberg, M. (2021). Germination and growth responses to water stress of three agroforestry tree species from Bangladesh. Environmental Challenges.

2.  Ray, T., Limon, S. H., Tuhin, S. H., & Sharmin, A. (2021). Indigenous knowledge of plant uses by the community of Batiaghata, Khulna, Bangladesh. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, 15(6), 260-268.

3.    Islam, M.A., Limon, S.H., Romić, M. Islam, M.A.(2021). Hydrochar-based soil amendments for agriculture: a review of recent progress. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 14: 102. 

4.   Islam, M.A., Paul, J., Akter, J., Islam, M.A, Limon, S.H. (2021). Conversion of chicken feather waste via hydrothermal carbonization: process optimization and the effect of hydrochar on seed germination of Acacia auriculiformis. J Mater Cycles Waste Manag 23, 1177–1188.

5.  Sultana, A., Novera, T.M., Islam, M.A., Limon, S.H., Islam, M.A. (2021). Multi-response optimization for the production of Albizia saman bark hydrochar through hydrothermal carbonization: characterization and pyrolysis kinetic study. Biomass Conv. Bioref.

6.    Tuhin, S.H. and Limon, S.H. (2019). A Checklist of butterflies (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera) of Khulna district, Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies 16(1&2): 19-32.   

7.    Islam, M.A., Akber, M.A., Limon, S.H. et al. (2019). Characterization of solid biofuel produced from banana stalk via hydrothermal carbonization. Biomass Conv. Bioref.

8.    Biswasa, S.R.; Biswasb, P.L.; Limon, S.H.; Yan, E.R.; Xu, M.S.; Khan, M.S.I. (2018). Plant invasion in mangrove forests worldwide. Forest Ecology and Management 429: 480–492.

9.    Limon SH, Hossain M, and  Spiecker H. (2018). Nutrients leaching from green leaves of three potential agroforestry tree species. Agroforestry Systems, 92(2): 389-306. 

10.      Limon SH, Rouf,  MA and Ahsan MN. (2017). Rapid biodiversity assessment through field survey in association with remotely sensed data and GIS in three coastal villages adjacent to the Sundarbans. CISS Conference, Khulna University. (Conference Paper).

11.    Hossain M, Siddique M.R.H, Abdullah S.M.R, Saha S, Ghosh D.C, Rahman M.S and Limon S.H. (2014). Nutrient Dynamics Associated with Leaching and Microbial Decomposition of Four Abundant Mangrove Species Leaf Litter of the Sundarbans, Bangladesh. Wetlands, 34: 439-448.

12.  Hasanuzzaman M, Hossain M, Limon S.H and Siddique M.R.H. (2013). Effect of shrimp pond sludge on seedling growth of mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla). Khulna University Studies, 11 (1&2) and 12 (1&2): 149-155.

13.   Hossain, M., Siddique, MRH. Bose, A., Limon, S.H., Chowdhury, MRK. Saha, S. (2012). Allometry, above-ground biomass and nutrient distribution in Ceriops decandra (Griffith) Ding Hou dominated forest types of the Sundarbans mangrove forest, Bangladesh. Wetlands Ecology and Management, 20 (6): 539-548.

14.   Mahmood, H., Limon, S.H., Rahman, M.S., Azad, A.K., Islam, M.S., and Khairuzzaman, M. (2009). Nutrients (N, P and K) dynamics associated with the leaf litter of two agroforestry tree species of Bangladesh. iForest 2:183-186

15.   Hasan, M.M., Mahmood, H., Limon, S.H., Islam, S., and Islam, M.N. (2006). Nutrients (P, K and Na) leaching from leaf litter of Melia azedarach (linn.). Khulna University Studies, 7(2): 59-64.

16.    Sarker, K., Mahmood, H., Limon, S.H. and Islam, M.S. (2006). K and Na leaching from leaf litter of Acacia auriculiformis (Cunn. Ex  Benth.). Khulna University Studies Special Issue: 79-82.

17.    Hoque, A.K.F.; Hossain, I.; Limon, S.H., and Khairuzzaman, M. (2006). Effect of salinity on germination and seedling growth of Aegiceras corniculatum (L.) Blanco. Khulna University Studies Special Issue: 141-146.

18.    Hasanuzzaman, M., Mahmood, H., Limon, S.H., and Islam, M.N. (2006).  Nutrients (P, K and Na) leaching from leaf litter of Dalbergia sissoo (roxb.). Pakistan Journal of Forestry 56 (1): 22-29.