Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder

Research Associate
Contact No.: 01840675675
Email: farhad.swe.du@gmail.com, ahfarhad@cegisbd.com

Career Summary

Mr. Abdul Halim is working in CEGIS since 2015 as an soil scientist and agriculturist. His main task is to  work in a mulidisciplinary team for conducting IEE and EIA study of various development project. As an EIA team member, his major working areas are EIA data collection, report preparation and associated mathematical analysis. Concept paper writing for new projects for agriculture division. As a EIA team member he has working in a variery of projects (e.g. Power plant, River dredging, Gas transmission line, Power transmission line, Port development etc). Besides this, he has an oppurtunity to work in some planning level work (Comparative study of tannery estates, strcutural intervantion in haor ecosystem, CC Forecasting & Participatory Scenario Development etc) for Government of BAngladesh. Mr. Abdul Halim has a good knowledge about different application package (e.g. MS Access, MS, Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point etc).

 

He has strong data analysis ability and can work in STATA and GIS software.  Before Joining in this organization he was working as a Research Assistant (from July, 2014 to September 2015) in Department of Soil, Water and Environment, University of Dhaka, under Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Bangladesh; where his main job was field sample and data collection, sample analysis, statistical analysis and report write up.


Education

• Masters of Science in Soil, Water and Environment (Focal area: Soil Science), Faculty of Biological Science, University of Dhaka in 2013. • Bachelor of Science in Soil, Water and Environment, Faculty of Biological Science, University of Dhaka in 2012.


Area of Interest/Expertise

  • Agriculture
  • Soil
  • Water resource
  • Ecology
  • Climate change


Publications

Accumulation of Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn and Pb due to Brick Manufacturing in Agricultutral Soils and Plants
2016

Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder, Sayma Khanom, Md. Faruque Hossain and Zakia Parveen, 2016. Accumulation of Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn and Pb due to Brick Manufacturing in Agricultutral Soils and Plants. The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences. 25(1): 75-81.

Assessment of macro and micro nutrients around brick kilns agricultural environment
2016

Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder, Zakia Parveen and Md. Faruque Hossain, 2016. Assessment of macro and micro nutrients around brick kilns agricultural environment. Information Processing in Agriculture. 3(1): 61-68.

Lead and Cadmium Accumulation in nearby Brick Kiln Agri-Environmental Ecosystems
2015

Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder, Md. Delwar Hossain Molla, Md. Faruque Hossain and Zakia Parveen, 2015. Lead and Cadmium Accumulation in nearby Brick Kiln Agri-Environmental Ecosystems. The Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research. 28(1): 53-59.

Nutrient Uptake by Plants from Different Land Types of Madhupur Soils
2015

Kalpana Begum, Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder, Sayma Khanom, Md. Faruque Hossain and Zakia Parveen, 2015. Nutrient Uptake by Plants from Different Land Types of Madhupur Soils. The Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research. 28(2): 113-121.