S. M. Nurul Amin


I was born at Mymensingh district in Bangladesh in 1971. I completed B.Sc (Hons.) in Marine Science from the University of Chittagong (CU), Bangladesh and stood first class first place in order of merit in 1992. I received Ph. D in Aquatic Biology from the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in 2008. Then I was engaged as a Postdoctoral Researcher with UPM for two years (March 2009 to February 2011). My current position is Associate Professor with the Department of Aquaculture, Faculty of Agriculture, UPM (February 2011 to present).

I have 19 years of teaching and research experience in Fishery Science, Aquaculture and Aquatic Biology. By this time, 19 students (17 Master and 2 Ph.D students) were graduated under my supervision. Consequently, I have been involved in conducting 23 research projects and 4 consultancy projects funded by different national and international organizations (1998-2015). Throughout my career, I have won several international and national awards for my innovative research and teaching contributions. Simultaneously, I have published 132 articles in referred journals, 13 refereed proceedings, 32 book of abstracts and six (6) books. My current h-index is elevan (12) in Google Scholar and Seven (7) in SCOPUS and total citations number is 564

Agricultural Science Aquaculture, Fisheries & Fish Science Biodiversity Conservation Biology Ecology Ecosystem Science Environmental Sciences Marine Biology Taxonomy Zoology

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Associate Professor

Universiti Putra Malaysia
November 2004
Department of Aquaculture

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