Profile of Dr. Md. Humayun Kabir

Profile of Dr. Md. Humayun Kabir

Dr. Md. Humayun Kabir
Professor
Department of Geography & Environment
Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Email: mhk.geoenv@du.ac.bd
Phone: +8801777402959
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Renewable Energy Humboldt University-Berlin Germany 2011
Masters Natural Resources Management Asian Institute of Technology Thailand 2006
Masters Geography & Environment University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1997
Bachelor Geography & Environment University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1996
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Yousef Jameel Scholarship 2007 Germany 3 years scholarship for PhD Programme
International AIT Alumni Award 2006 Thailand for securing most outstanding academic result
International Tim Kendel Memorial Award 2006 Thailand for obtaining most outstanding academic result at AIT
National Dhaka University Award 2005 Bangladesh Dhaka University Award for obtaining most outstanding result in both BSc and MSc
International Research Grant at AIT 2004 Thailand Fellowship for research from AIT
Research Interest
Subject Description
Disaster Management and Climate Change Geographical contexts of natural hazards, issues and adaption changing phenomena of climatic condition and adaptation to climate change
Natural Resources Management Issues concerning natural resources management
Renewable Energy Planning with renewable energy sources, application of SPVs, role of SPVs in GHG emission reduction
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
Masters Carbon-di-Oxide Emission Reduction through SPVs Applications in Bangladesh Prof. Humayun Kabir Nayeema Rashid Renewable Energy, Climate Change 2018
Masters Achieving Bangladesh’s INDC by 2030: Role of Renewable Energy Resources Prof. Humayun Kabir Md. Amzed Hossain Renewable Energy, Climate Change 2018
Masters Power Generation Potential from Building Integrated Photovoltaic Systems in Dhaka Prof. Humayun Kabir Fariazzaman Renewable Energy, Urban planning 2017
Masters Sustainable Resource Management and Collective Resilience of Urban and Rural Regions: Case Study of Belai Beel, Gazipur Prof. Humayun Kabir Naznin Bintey Hayder Wetland Conservation and Management 2016
Masters Shoreline Change Detection through Geospatial Techniques: A Study in Sandwip Island, Bangladesh Prof. Md. Abdur Rob Prof. Humayun Kabir Md. Al Emran Coastal Dynamics, Disaster Management 2015
M.Phil Management Issues of Ecologically Critical Areas: A Study of Gulshan-Baridhara Lake Prof. Humayun Kabir Syeda Raihana Akter Environmental Management 2015
Masters Enhancing Energy/Power Efficiency through Renewable Energy Technology: A Study in the Megacity of Dhaka, Prof. Humayun Kabir Tasnuba Zerin Urban Planning, Renewable Energy 2015
Masters Assessment of Disaster Resilience in North Dhaka City Corporation Prof. Humayun Kabir Syeda Shadia Maknun Disaster Management, Urban Planning 2015
Masters Potential Assessment of Solar PV based Electricity Generation in Bangladesh Prof. Humayun Kabir Naima Binte Enam Renewable Energy, Urban Planning 2014
Masters Analysis of Trend and Impacts of Nor’Westers in Bangladesh Prof. Humayun Kabir Sajia Mohammad Climate Change, Disaster Management 2013
Masters Issues and Challenges of Renewable Energy Resources Exploitation in Bangladesh Prof. Humayun Kabir Mohsena Binte Rahman Renewable Energy 2013
Masters Economic and Ecological Aspects of Shrimp Cultivation: A Study In Debhata Upazila, Satkhira District Prof. Humayun Kabir Iffat Jahan Iva Environmental Degradation and Management 2012
Masters Consequences of Co-Management Practices at Lawachhra National Park, Moulvibazar Prof. Humayun Kabir Fouzia Haider Natural Resources Management 2012
Masters Affordability and Socio-Environmental Impacts of Solar Home Systms: Case Studies from the Off-Grid Areas of Manikganj and Gazipur Districts Prof. Humayun Kabir Md. Asrafuddin Renewable Energy 2011
Masters Households’ Willingness to Pay for Solar PV Systems: A Study in the Megacity of Dhaka, Prof. Humayun Kabir Nayma Akter Jahan Renewable Energy, Urban Planning 2011
Masters Geomorphological & Hydrological Investigations at Haimchar Union, Chandpur Prof. Humayun Kabir Md. Abu Taleb Disaster Management 2007
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Involuntary displacement and public health Synthesising evidence from other sectors to strengthen health system responses to mass displacement: supporting Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 01-07-2019 30-06-2021 LSHTM_UK
Wetland Conservation and Management Rural-Urban Interlinkage IGES, Yokohama 01-07-2018 30-06-2019 IGES-Keoi University, Japan
Climate Change IDENTIFYING THE MEASURES FOR CARBON EMISSION REDUCTION IN BRICKFIELDS: A STUDY IN DHAKA MEGACITY BCCT, MoEFs/GoB 01-07-2017 30-06-2018 MoEFs/GoB
Rural Development PROMOTING AND SCALING UP SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC POWER THROUGH KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND PILOT TESTING IN BANGLADESH AND NEPAL Asian Development Bank 01-01-2017 31-12-2017 ADB
Building Compliance Compliance to Safe and Resilient Building Infrastructures in Dhaka and Kathmandu Asia Pacific Network, Japan 30-06-2016 31-05-2017 University of New Castle, Aus
Urban Resilience Community Based Disaster and Climate Change Risk Reduction in North City Corporation in Dhaka SEEDS Asia/JICA 01-06-2016 31-05-2017 Kyoto University, Japan
Disaster Resilience ASCENT European Union 01-04-2016 31-03-2018 University Huddersfield
Disaster Management in Schools post disaster educational continuity in urban flood impacts in south and southeast Asia Save the Children 01-01-2016 30-06-2017 University of New Castle, Aus
Water Resources Management Sustainability Issue of Pond Sand Filter, based on field studies Batiaghata, Narail Sadar and Sarankhola Project Concern International (PCI) 01-01-2015 31-12-2015 PCI
Riverbank Protection and Management Riverbank Improvement Program (RBIP) World Bank 01-03-2014 31-10-2014 World Bank
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SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 Community of Evaluators General Member 2019 2021
2 Bangladesh |Geographical Society Executive Director 2016 2020
3 Bangladesh Geographical Society Life Member 2003 Life Time
4 Alumni Association of German Universities in Bangladesh Life Member 2013 Life Time
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Professor Department of Geography and Environment, Dhaka University Dhaka 11-02-2015 Currently Working
Associate Professor Department of Geography and Environment, Dhaka University Dhaka 11-11-2011 10-02-2015
Assistant Professor Department of Geography and Environment, Dhaka University Dhaka 26-05-2006 10-11-2011
Lecturer Department of Geography and Environment, Dhaka University Dhaka 23-05-2003 25-05-2006
Research Officer DRTMC, DU Dhaka 20-03-2000 20-05-2003
Book
1
Khatun, H., Baqee, A. and Kabir H.. People at Risk: Disaster and Despair. Dhaka: DRTMC, 2019 .
2
Khatun, H., Ahmad, N., Mahbub, A Q M and Kabir H.. Environment and Sustainable Development in Bangladesh: Geographical Perspectives. Dhaka: Department of Geography and Environment, 2018 .
3
Kabir, M.H. and Endlicher W.. Exploitation of Renewable Energy in Bangladesh,. Dhaka: AHDPH, 2012 .
4
Mallick, F.H., Ahmed, K.I., Kabir, K. and Kabir M.H.. Improved Housing and Construction of Rural Housing in Noakhali (Monograph). Dhaka: IUCN, 2008 .
5
Kabir, M.H. and Amin S.M.N.. Tanguar Haor: A Diversified Freshwater Wetland:. Dhaka: APPL, 2007 .
Book Section
1
Sumiya, N.N., Ali, A.B. and Kabir M.H.. "Flash Floods in the Northeastern Bangladesh: Looking Back-Moving Forward." People at Risk: Disaster and Despair. H. Khatun, N. Ahmad, A.Q.M. Mahbub and H. Kabir (ed.) Dhaka: DR, 2019 211-230 .
2
Kabir M.H.. "Natural Resources Appraisal in Bangladesh." Geography of Bangladesh: Method, approach and Applications. S.T. Islam and A. Paul London & New York (Routledge): 2019 222-240 .
3
Kabir, H. and Maknun S.S.. "Urban Disaster Resilience of Dhaka North City Corporation: A Study at Zone Levels." Environment and Sustainable Development in Bangladesh: Geographical Perspectives. H. Khatun, N. Ahmad, A.Q.M. Mahbub and H. Kabir (ed.) Dhaka: Department of Geography and Environment, 2018 97-114 .
4
Kabir, M.H., Maknun, S.S. and Jakaria M.. "Energy Interdependency in South Asia, in Sumona Bandyopadhyay." Regional Cooperation in South Asia. André Torre, Paulo Casaca and Tomaz Ponce Dentinho (ed.) Belgium: Springer, 2017 249-266 .
5
Kabir, M.H. and Endlicher W.. "Supplementing Electricity through Solar PV Systems,." Dhaka Megacity: Geospatial Perspectives on Urbanisation, Environment and Health. A. M. Dewan and R. Corner (ed.) Amsterdam: Springer, 2013 203-218 .
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Kabir, M.H. and Mahbub A Q M. "Man-Made Disaster: The Case of Open Air Brick Fields in and around Dhaka City." Disaster: Issues and Gender Perspectives. Rosie, M. Ahsan and Khatun, H. (ed.) 2008 .
Journal Article
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Ahmed, I., Gajendran, T., Brewer, G., Maund, K., von Meding, J., Kabir, H., Faruk, M., Shrestha, H.D. and R Sitoula. "Opportunities and challenges of compliance to safe building codes: Bangladesh and Nepal." APN-Science Bulletin 9 , no.1 (2019) : .
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Fariazzaman and Kabir M.H.. "Electricity Generation and Greenhouse Gas Reduction through Building Integrated Photovoltaic (BIPV) Systems in Dhaka City." Oriental Geographer 60 (1 & 2) (2019) : 47-60 .
3
Haque, M.I., Nahar, K., Kabir, M.H. and Salam A.. "Particulate black carbon and gaseous emission from brick kilns in Greater Dhaka region, Bangladesh, Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health." Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health (Springer) 11 , no.8 (2018) : 925-935 .
4
Helaly, A.L. and Kabir M.H.. "Risk Sensitive Landuse Planning in Dhaka City." Journal of the Earth and Environmental Sciences 6 & 7 , no.1 (2017 & 2018) : 69-76 .
5
Emran, A., Rob, M.A. and Kabir M.H.. "Coastline Change and erosion-accretion evolution of the Sandwip Island." International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research 8 , no.2 (2017) : 33-44 .
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Maknun, S.S., Nahar, N. and Kabir M.H.. "Women Health and Menstrual Hygiene Management in Natural Disasters: A Study in Islampur Upazila of Jamalpur District,." Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Science) 43 , no.1 (2017) : 83-99 .
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Jahan, N.A. and Kabir M.H.. "Technology and Policy: Carbon Emission Reduction Potential through Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) Applications in Dhaka." Oriental Geographer 57 , no.1 & 2 (2016) : 109-128 .
8
Emran, A., Rob, M.A., Kabir, M.H. and Islam M.N.. "Modeling Spatio-Temporal Shoreline and Areal Dynamics of Coastal Island Using Geospatial Techniques." Modeling Earth System and Environment (Springer) 2 , no.4 (2016) : .
9
Fouzia, H. and Kabir M.H.. "A Geographical Investigation of Co-Management System at Lawachara National Park (LNP), Bangladesh." Journal of the Biodiversity Conservation and Forestry 3 , no.3 (2014) : 1-6 .
10
Kabir, M.H. and Eva I.J.. "Ecological Consequences of Shrimp Farming in Southwestern Satkhira District of Bangladesh." Austin Journal of Earth Sciences 1 , no.1 (2014) : .
11
Kabir, M.H. and Mohammad S.. "Analysis of Trend and Impact of Nor’westers in Bangladesh." Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 3 , no.1 (2014) : 31-36 .
12
Kabir, M. H. and Uddin M.A.. "Off-grid Application & Impacts of Solar Home Systems in Manikganj & Gazipur Districts, Bangladesh." Journal of the Earth & Environmental Sciences 2 , no.2 (2013) : .
13
Dewan, A.M., Kabir, M.H., Nahar, K. and Rahman Z.. "Urbanisation and environmental degradation in Dhaka Metropolitan Area of Bangladesh." International Journal Environment and Sustainable Development 11 , no.2 (2012) : 118-147 .
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Kabir, M.H. and Hossain M.F.. "Farmers’ Perception on Water Related Issues: A Study of Bheramara Upazila, Kushtia." Journal of Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Science) 38 , no.1 (2012) : 41-52 .
15
Kabir, M.H. and Jahan N.A.. "Building Owners’ Willingness to Pay for Solar PV Systems: A Study in Dhaka City, Bangladesh." The Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 2 , no.1 (2011) : 35-42 .
16
Kabir M.H.. "Assessment of the Socio-environmental Problems at Tanguar Haor, Bangladesh." The Journal of Bangladesh National Geographical Association 36 , no.1 & 2 (2010) : 131-138 .
17
Kabir, M.H., Endlicher, W. and Jaegermeyr J.. "Calculation of Bright Roof-Tops for Solar PV Applications in Dhaka Megacity, Bangladesh." Renewable Energy (Elsevier Science) 35 , no.8 (2010) : 1760-1764 .
18
Taleb, M.A., Kabir, M.H. and Mohibullah M.. "Survival Strategies among Erosion-Induced Displacees at Haimchar Upazila, Chandpur District, Bangladesh." The Chittagong Univ. Journal of Biological Science 4 , no.1 & 2 (2009) : 25-39 .
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Taleb, M.A and Kabir M.H.. "Evaluation of Hydrological Situation of Riverbank Erosion of the Meghna River at Haimachar Upazila, Chandpur District, Bangladesh." Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Science) 35 , no.2 (2009) : 123-135 .
20
Kabir, M.H. and Shivakoti G.P.. "Locals’ Willingness to Participate in Wetland Conservation Practices: Example of Tanguar Haor." Oriental Geographer 51 , no.1 & 2 (2007) : 45-64 .
21
Dewan, A.M., Kabir, M.H., Islam, M. M., Kumamoto, T. and Nishigaki M.. "Delineating Flood Risk areas in Greater Dhaka of Bangladesh Using Geoinformatics." Georisk: Assessment and Management of Risk for Engineered Systems and Geohazards (Tayor & Francis) 1 , no.4 (2007) : 190-201 .
22
Kabir, M.H. and Amin S.M.N.. "Local People’s Dependence on Wetland Resources: The Case of Tanguar Haor, Bangladesh." The Journal of Bangladesh National Geographical Association 34 , no.1 & 2 (2006) : 13-30 .
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Kabir, M.H. and Amin S.M.N.. "Socioeconomic Assessment of the Local People at Tanguar Haor (Wetland), Bangladesh: A Geographical Analysis." Oriental Geographer 50 , no.2 (2006) : 53-68 .
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Rashid, M. A. and Kabir M.H.. "Assessment of the Possibility of Developing Ecotourism in the Saint Martin’s Island, Bangladesh." The Journal of Bangladesh National Geographical Association 33 , no.1 & 2 (2005) : 33-48 .
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Kabir M.H.. "The Socio-economic Status of the Brickfield Owners of Dhaka City Surrounding Areas and Its Influence on the Establishment of Brickfields (in Bengali)." Bhogol O Paribesh Journal 4 (2004) : 26-36 .
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Kabir M.H.. "The Scenario of the Unexpected Flood-2000 in the Southwestern Part of Bangladesh (in Bengali)." Bhogol O Paribesh Journal 3 (2003) : 52-65 .
27
Kabir M.H.. "Environmental Degradation of Dhaka City and Its Adjacent Areas due to Brick Kilns." Oriental Geographer 47 , no.1 (2003) : 43-52 .
28
Kabir M.H.. "Location Analysis of Brickfields around Dhaka City." Journal of Bangladesh National Geographical Association 30 , no.1 & 2 (2002) : 55-63 .
Conference Proceedings
1
Kabir, M.H., Sato, M., Habiba, U. and Yousuf T.B.. "Assessment of Urban Disaster Resilience in Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), Bangladesh,." Procedia Engineering , pp. 1107–1114. Bangkok: Elsevier, 2017 .
2
Kabir M.H.. "Solar PV System as a Sustainable Option for Power Supplement: The Case of Dhaka Megacity, Bangladesh." International Conference on Environment and Humanity (Ecorevolution) Colombo, Sri Lanka: Ecorevolution, 2012 .
3
Kabir, M.H. and Endlicher W.. "Analysis of the Determining Factors of Solar PV Applications in Dhaka Megacity, Bangladesh." International Conference on Renewable Energy Yokohama, Japan: 2010 .
4
Kabir, M.H. and Endlicher W.. "Solar PV Based Electricity Generation Potential for Power Supplement in the Megacity of Dhaka." DAAD’s Young Researchers’ Symposium on Future Megacities Essen, Germany: 2010 .
5
Kabir, M.H. and Mahbub A Q M. "Man-made Disaster: The Case of Open Air Brick Industries in and around Dhaka City." International Conference on Disaster: Issues and Gender Perspectives Dhaka: 2001 .
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