Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Building, Soil, Water and Environment Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208

Dr. Shaikh Motasim Billah

PhD (Dhaka University)

Organic Waste Recycling

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Khulna University


Soil, Water and Environment Discipline


Associate Professor

Khulna University


Soil Science


Assistant Professor

Khulna University

2007- 2011

Soil Science



Khulna University


Soil Science



SUST, Sylhet


Food and Tea Technology


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32. Afrin, S.R. and Billah, S.M. 2021. Effect of decomposed fruit waste on the growth and yield of Red amaranth (Amaranthuscruentus). South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 8(1 &2): 1-5.  

31. Akber, M.A., Islam, M.A., Dutta, M., Billah, S.M. and Islam, M.A. Md. 2020. Nitrate contamination of water in dug wells and associated health risks of rural communities in Southwest Bangladesh.  Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 192: 163.

30. Sultan, M.T. and Billah, SM. 2019. Irrigation water quality of surface and ground water used for Boro rice cultivation in Khulna district in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial research.54(3): 263-274.

29. Ahmmed, B., Shafique, T.B. and Billah, S.M. 2019. Effect of composted and powdered meat bones on the growth and yield of Water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica), Asian Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 4(4): 1-10.

28. Adhikary, S.; Khan, M.Z.; Arobe, S.; Dey, S. and Billah, S.M. 2019. Soil chemical analysis of Kazi and Kazi organic tea garden and compared to ordinarytea gardens of Bangladesh. Open Journal of Soil Science, 9: 91-102.

27. Khan, M.Z., Era, M.D., Islam, M.A., Khatun, R., Begum, A. and Billah, S.M. 2019. Effect of coconut peat on the growth and yield response of Ipomoea aquatica. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 10: 379-381.

26. Khan, M.Z., Azom, M.G., Sultan, M.T., Mandal, S., Islam, M.A., Khatun, R., Billah, S.M. and Ali, A.H.M.Z. 2019. Amelioration of saline soil by the application of gypsum, calcium chloride, rice husk and cow dung. Journal of Agricultural Chemistry and Environment, 8:78-91.

25. Rahman, M. A., Sultan, M. T. and Billah, S. M. 2019. Variability of Soil Chemical properties in rice field of South-western Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Soil Science and plant nutrition. 4(1): 1-10.

24. Yasmin, D., Khan, Z.K. and Billah, S.M. 2018. Effects of composted and powdered bones meal on the growth and yield of Amaranthus curentus. Asian Journal of Research in crop Science, 2(3): 1-9.

23. Bhuiyan, M. L., Momi, M. R. and Billah, S. M. 2018. A probe into the shopping amenities amid Certain Shopping Centres in Dhaka City: environmental Perspectives. Journal of Science implementation and publication. 9(1): 1-7.

22. Islam, M. A., Nusrat, N.,  Khan, M. Z., Billah, S. M., Amin, M. S. and Kabir, K. A. 2018. Nutrients load in ponds both water and soil due to application different levels of Carbon and nitrogen with feeding. Asian Journal of Soil Science and Plant nutrition 3(4) : 1-16

21. Sultan, M. T. and Billah, S.M. 2017. Physico-chemical properties of accreted soils of Saint Martiris Island, Southwest Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies. 14 (1 & 2): 83-93.

20. Sultan, M. T., Billah, S. M. and Bhuiyan, M. L. 2017. Hydrochemistry of surface and ground water used for Boro rice cultivation of Khulna District, Bangladesh. Stamford Journal of environment and human habitat. 6: 92-101.

19. Billah, S. M., Bhuiyan, M. L., Salam, M. T. B. and Khan, H. 2016. Effect of mulching material on conservation of plant available soil moisture. Journal of SUB. 6(1): 44-52.

18. Farhana, S., Bhuiyan, M. L and Billah, S. M. 2016, Effects of Organic manures on soil and growth response of water Spinach (Ipomoea aguafica). Stamford Journal of Environment and Human Habitat, 5: 85-96.

17. Salam, M. T. B., Billah, S. M. and Ahi, S. Y. 2014. Effects of shrimp industry waste water on Maize (Zea mays) cultivation. Journal of Scientific and Innovative Research. 3(3): 308-314.

16. Billah, S.M., Bhuiyan, M. K. and Mehjabin, H. 2014. changes in soil physio-chemical properties affected by long term cultivation practices. Stamford Journal of environmental and human habitat. 3: 49-57.

15. Ahsan, S., Salam, M.T.B and Billah, S.M. 2013. Impact of Shrimp Processing industries on the Chemical Properties of Soil of Rupsha Upazilla, Khulna Bangladesh, Khulna University Studies, 11 (1 &2): 27-32.

14. Salam, M.T. B and Billah, S.M. 2013. Assessment of irrigation water quality as deteriorated by efficient discharged from major shrimp processing industries of Rupsha Upazilla, Khulna, Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies. 11 (1 &2) and 12 (1 & 2) : 121-127.

13. Billah, S. M., Suravi, K. N ., Tamanna, T.B., Billah, S.M. and Bhuiyan., M.R. 2012. Fresh water preservation for rabi crop cultivation in Batiaghata- A coastal upazila of Southwest region of Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Agriculture., 5(1&2): 39-47.

12. Billah S. M. and Afroj, N. 2011 Suitability of  various gher water for shrimp cultivation  in Fakirhat thana, Southwest Bangladesh. Khulna university studies 11 (1&2): 251- 254.

11. Billah.  S. M. 2010. Environmental Biology.  Millennium Publications, Bishal Books  Complex, Banglabazar, Dhaka .

10. Billah, S. M., Joarder, J. C. and Papy, F. S., 2010. Amelioration of the chemical properties of soil through application of green manure crops in Bajoa soil series. Khulna University Studies, 10 (1&2): 211-216.

9. Begum, A. and Billah, S. M. 2010. Predicted Potentialities of Soil Resources of the Manpura Island for Tomato Cultivation. South Asian Journal of Agriculture.

8. Billah, S. M., and Das, K. P. 2010. Effects of organic and inorganic fertilizers on soil physical and chemical properties and the yield response of Red amaranth. South Asian Journal of Agriculture.

7. Papy, F. S., Billah, S. M., and Joardar, J. C. 2009. Assessment of the physical and physico-chemical properties of soil by the application of green manure crops to the Bajoa soil series South Asian Journal of Agriculture. 4 (1&2): 172- 176.

6. Begum, A., Billah, S. M., Halder, M., Alam, M. N. and Joardar, J. C. 2009. Fertility Status and land use pattern of some soils at Bauphal Thana in the coastal area of Bangladesh.  South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4 (1&2): 45-50.

5. Alam, J. B., Billah, S. M., Begum, A, Miah, M. M. and Hossain, I. 2008. Removal of herbicide 2,4-D by different methods. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, (1& 2): 75-80

4. Billah, S. M., Nasrin., S., Iqbal, K. R. and Uddin, M. A. 2008. Water quality parameters in Shrimp culture system of Khulna region. South Asian Journal of Agriculture. 3 (1&2): 61-66.

3. Billah, S. M., Ullah, S. M and Begum, A. 2008. Evaluating soils fertility of tea gardens of North East Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies. 9 (1):47-52.

2. Alam, J. B., Begum , A. Billah, S. M. and Miah, M. M. 2006. Study on removal of Chromium and Zinc from contaminated Soil by washing method.  South Asian Journal of Agriculture. 1(2):5-7

1. Ahmed, 1., Hossain. M., Islam, G. M. R. Billah, S. M. and Kabir, Y. 2005. Genetic variability and correlation studies in Potato (Solanum tuberosum I). International Journal of Sustainable Agricultural Technology, 1 (4):30-34.