Mr. Palash Mandal
Mr. Palash Mandal
Assistant Professor
B. Sc. Ag.(Hons.), & MS in Agronomy (SAU, Bangladesh); MSc in Plant Sciences (Wageningen University and Research, Netherlands)

Publication Profile:
  • Masum MA, Miah MNH, Islam MN, Hossain MS, Mandal P & Chowdhury AP. 2019. Effect of boron fertilization on yield and yield attributes of mustard var. BARI Sarisha-14. Journal of Bioscience and Agriculture Research. 20 (02), 1717-1723.
  • Tithi BB, Biswas M, Mandal P, Miah MNH & Chowdhury AP. 2019. Performance of baby corn (Zea mays L.) in integration of organic and inorganic nitrogen. Universal Journal of Plant Science. 7(1), 9 - 18. doi: 10.13189/ujps.2019.070102.
  • Chowdhury D, Biswas M, Miah MNH, Mandal P & Hossain MS. 2019. Performance of hybrid rice (Bio-453) in variation of spacing and number of seedling per hill. Bangladesh Agronomy Journal. 22(1), 27-37.
  • Chowdhury AP, Biswas M, Mandal P, Tithi BB, Kadir M. 2018. Effects of nitrogen and zinc fertilization levels on growth and yield of late sown wheat. Scholars Bulletin. 4(5): 416-423.
  • Mandal P and Hossain MS. 2017. Status of agronomic strategies to control root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne spp.) in potato. Journal of Sylhet Agricultural University. 4(2):161-172.
  • Begum S, Miah MNH, Biswas M & Mandal P. 2016. Effect of sulphur and liquid fertilizer on yield and yield components of mustard var. Barisarisha-4. Bangladesh Journal of Agriculturist. 9 (1&2): 1-7.
  • Mandal P, Biswas M, Miah MNH & Dey RK. 2015. Effect of relay and traditional methods on yield and economic performance of lentil in transplant aman rice field. International Journal of Research in Agriculture and Forestry. 2(1): 21-32.
  • Dey RK, Biswas M, Miah MNH & Mandal P. 2015. Agronomic performances of rice varieties atdifferent transplanting ages. International Journal of Plant & Soil Science. 6(3): 124-139.
  • Shahiduzzaman M & Mandal P. 2014. Yield and yield attributes of international grasspea germplasms containing low ß-ODAP. Bangladesh Journal of Agriculturist. 7(1): 15-18.
Research Support:
  • Project title: Soil Nutrient Management and Screening of Soybean (Glycine max) Varieties in Acidic Soil; Funding Agency: UGC-SAU research grants; Duration: July 2019 to June 2020
Undergraduate Courses:
  • AGRSS-121: Seed Science and Technology (T)
  • AGRSS-122: Seed Science and Technology (P)
  • AGRSS-211: Weed Science (T)
  • AGRSS-212: Weed Science (P)
  • AGRSS-321: Crop Husbandry (T)
  • AGRSS-322: Crop Husbandry (P)
  • AGRSS-421: Crop Production and Farm Management (T)
  • AGRSS-422: Crop Production and Farm Management (P)
  • AGR-111: Principle of Crop Management (T)
  • AGR-112: Principle of Crop Management (P)
Masters Courses:
  • AGRON-506: Stress Management for Crop Production
  • AGRON-514: Conservation Agriculture
  • AGRON-502: Soil Fertility Management in Crop Production
  • AGRON-503: Advanced Seed Science and Technology
  • AGRON-517: Cropping System
Academic Degrees and Qualification:
  • M. Sc. (Plant Sciences), Wageningen University and Research Center (WUR), Netherlands
  • M. Sc. (Agronomy), Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • B. Sc. Ag. (Hons.), Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Positions and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy & Haor Agriculture, Sylhet Agricultural University (October 2015- till date)
  • Lecturer, Department of Agronomy & Haor Agriculture, Sylhet Agricultural University (October 2013- October 2015)
Awards and Scholarships:
  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence, 2018
  • Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP), 2016
  • National Science and Technology (NST) fellowship, 2013
Professional Memberships:
  • Bangladesh Society of Agronomy
  • Krishibid Institution Bangladesh
Conference contributions (Poster Presentations):
  • Akter S., Hossain MS, P Mandal, Hoque M, Miah NHM. 2020. Compatibility assessment of different tropical sugarbeet cultivars in acidic soil. International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development: Road to SDGs. Conference book. pp: 149-150, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
Attended Conferences and Workshops:
  • International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development: Road to SDGs, 23-24 January 2020, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • "Accounts and Financial Management" held on 30 to 31 October 2019 at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • "Sampling, Analysis and Management of Scientific Data with Report Writing and Editing" held on 16 to 19 August 2015 at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • "Agricultural Technologies for Adaptation to Climate Change" held on 10 to 11 June 2015 at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • "Teaching Methodology" held on 15 to 17 April 2015 at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • "Strengthening Pedagogical Skills of Young Teachers" held on 6 to 11 January 2015 at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh. Supported by USAID-Funded Asia Farmer-to-Farmer (F2F) Program Winrock International.
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