Falguni Akter
Assistant Professor

MS (KU)

Nutrient Cycling; Crop Science; Soil and Water Conservation; Agriculture, Environmental Impact Assessment; Soil salinity and its reclamation; Organic waste recycling for plant nutrition; Soil fertility and plant nutrition; Heavy metals and its remediation strategy; Water quality assessment and monitoring. 

Current Research Project/Collaboration

SL Title Research Role Awarded Date Completion Date Funding Agency
1 Effect of NaCl salinities on the adsorption of Zn on soils Principal Investigator 08th September, 2022 National

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Supervision

SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
1 Tomato Root Growth in Response with Faecal Sludge Compost and Nutrients Measurement Bachelor Supervisor 5th January, 2021 30 December, 2021
2 Effect of faecal sludge compost on growth, and neturient uptake of Spinach root (Spinacia oleracea.L.) Bachelor Supervisor 5th January, 2021 30 December, 2021
3 Red Amaranth Root Growth in Response with Fecal Sludge and Nutrients Measurement Bachelor Supervisor 5th January, 2021 30 December, 2021
4 EFFECTS OF LAND USE ON PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF SOIL Masters Supervisor 10th January, 2021 17 October, 2021
5 Effects of Zinc (Zn) Under Different Levels of Boron (B) on the Vegetative Growth of Tomato Plant (Lycopersicon esculentum) in Hydroponic System Masters Supervisor 10th January, 2021 17 October, 2021
6 Effects of organic amendments on soil salinity and yield of Stem Amaranth Masters Co-Supervisor 5th January, 2019 17 October, 2021

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1. Akter, F., Tinni, H.H., Banarjee, P. and Hossain, M.Z., 2019. Effects Of Heavy Metals (Cd, Zn And Cu) On Carbon, Nitrogen And Iron Mineralization In Soil. Malaysian Journal of Sustainable Agriculture (MJSA)3(1), pp.33-38. http://doi.org/10.26480/mjsa.03.2019.06.11

2. Hossain, M.Z., Karim, M.R., Majumder, B.R. and Akter, F., 2019. Microbial and enzymatic activity as influenced by existing cropping pattern in the soils of Ganges floodplain. Plant Science Today6(3), pp.309-314. https://doi.org/10.14719/pst.2019.6.3.545

3. Hossain, M.Z., Akter, F. and Kibria, K.Q., 2019. Effects of Organic Amendments and Incubation Time on the Amelioration of Saline Soils. Malaysian Journal of Soil Science23, pp.99-108. 

4.  Nasrin, S., Rahman, M.S., Akter, F., Hossain, M.Z. and Adhikary, N., 2021. The Effect of Faecal Sludge Compost on Growth and Yield Performance of Red Amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus). International Journal of Sustainable Agricultural Technology, 17(6): 01-08.