A. K. M. Aminul Islam
Dr. A. K. M. Aminul Islam was born in Comilla district of Bangladesh. He was the eldest son of Md. Sirajul Islam and Most. Jahanara Begum. Aminul Islam received both of his bachelor and Master’s degree from Bangladesh Agricultural University. After that he joined as Lecturer of Genetics and Plant Breeding at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU), Gazipur, Bangladesh and became Professor in the same department. Dr. Islam has obtained his PhD degree in Chemical and Process Engineering from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He supervised 43 MS and 2 Ph D students and currently 3 Ph D students are doing their research under his supervision. Dr. Islam is the author of around 78 articles published in nationally and internationally reputed journals, 7 book chapters and 3 books. Dr. Islam released 5 varieties (BU Hybrid Lau 1, BU Lau 1, BU Capsicum 1, BU Lalshak 1, BU Baromashi Seem 1) as principal breeder and also acted as an associate breeder in the releasing system of an OP radish variety BU Mula 2, BU Mula 3, BU Hybrid Mula 1 and BU Chichinga 1. He is a member of editorial board and referee of several international journals.