Faculty & Officials

Contact Informations

Mailing Address:
Department of Microbiology, University of Chittagong, Chittagong-4331, Bangladesh.

Cell: +880-1960959339
Land Phone: +880-31-726311 Ext 4464
forkan.mbio@cu.ac.bd forkan.mbio@gmail.com

Forkan Ahamed

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology,
University of Chittagong, Chittagong-4331,
Bangladesh.

Education

MS in Microbiology: University of Chittagong (2008)
B. Sc. in Microbiology: University of Chittagong (2007)

Research Interest

Microbial Pathogenesis and drug resistance, vaccine and drug development.

Publications

1) Tasneem Chowdhury, Arafat Mahmud, Abanti Barua, Md. Ibrahim Khalil, Rocky Chowdhury, Forkan Ahamed and Kartik Dhar. 2016. “Bacterial contamination on hand touch surfaces of public buses in Chittagong city, Bangladesh” IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology, 10(4) Version III: 48-55

2) Ahamed F., Hasibullah M., Ferdouse J. and Anwar M.N. (2010). Microbial Degradation of Petroleum Hydrocarbon. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology; 27(1):10-13.

3) Forkan Ahamed, Kartik Dhar, Jannatul Ferdouse and M Nural Anwar. Effect of salinity on the growth of petroleum hydrocarbons degrading Bacillus sp. isolated from chronically polluted ship breaking yards. Elixir Bio Technology 68 (2014): 22280-22283.

4) Forkan Ahamed*, Dipankar Das Gupta and Md Towhid Hossain. Study of biofilm formation by ESBL producing and non-producing clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae. Elixir Bio Technology 68 (2014): 22284-22287.