Dr. Md. Tawheed Hasan
Dr. Md. Tawheed Hasan
Associate Professor
BSc Fisheries & MS in Aquaculture (BAU, Bangladesh); Ph.D. in Fish Immunonutrition (PKNU, Republic of Korea)

Publication Profile:
  • Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Lee J.M., Lee B.J., Hur S.W., Lim S.G., Kim K.W., Han H.S., Kong I.S. (2019). Effects of immunostimulants, prebiotics, probiotics, synbiotics, and potentially immunoreactive feed additives on olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) aquaculture: A review. Reviews in Fisheries Science and Aquaculture, 27, 417–437.
  • Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Lee B.J., Kim K.W., Hur S.W., Lim S.G., Bai S.C., Kong I.S. (2019). Heat killed Bacillus sp. SJ-10 probiotic acts as a growth and humoral innate immunity response enhancer in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 88, 424–431.
  • Jang W.J., Choi S.Y., Lee J.M., Lee G.H., Hasan M.T., Kong I.S. (2019). Viability of Lactobacillus plantarum encapsulated with poly γ-glutamic acid produced by Bacillus sp.SJ-10 during freeze drying and in an in vitro gastrointestinal model. LWT-Food Science and Technology, DOI: 10.1016/j.lwt.2019.05.120
  • Lee J.M., Jang W.J., Hasan M.T., Lee B.J., Kim K.W., Lim S.G., Han H.S., Kong I.S. (2019). Characterization of a Bacillus sp. isolated from fermented food and its synbiotic effect with barley β-glucan as a biocontrol agent in the aquaculture industry. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 103, 1429–1439.
  • Jang W.J., Lee J.M., Hasan M.T., Lee B.J., Lim S.G., Kong I.S. (2019). Effects of probiotic supplementation of a plant-based protein diet on intestinal microbial diversity, digestive enzyme activity, intestinal structure, and immunity in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 92, 719–727.
  • Jang W.J., Lee J.M., Hasan M.T., Kong I.S. (2019). Fusion of the N-terminal domain of Pseudomonas sp. phytase with Bacillus sp. phytase and its effects on optimal temperature and catalytic activity. Enzymes and Microbial Technology, 126, 69–76.
  • Park Y., Kim H., Won S., Hamidoghli A., Hasan M.T., Kong I.S., Bai S.C. (2019). Effects of two dietary probiotics (Bacillus subtilis or licheniformis) with two prebiotics (mannan or fructo oligosaccharide) in Japanese eel, Anguilla japonica. Aquaculture Nutrition, DOI:10.1111/anu.12993
  • Molla M.H.R., Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Diaz C.D.S., Appenteng P., Marufchoni H., Jahan B., Brown C.L. (2019). Thyroid hormone‐induced swim bladder and eye maturation are transduced by IGF‐1 in zebrafish embryos. Aquaculture Research. DOI: 10.1111/are.14305.
  • Siddique M.P., Jang W.J., Lee J.M., Hasan M.T., Kim C.H., Kong I.S. (2019). Detection of Vibrio anguillarum and Vibrio alginolyticus by singleplex and duplex loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assays targeted to groEL and fklB gene. International Microbiology. DOI: 10.1007/s10123-019-00079-z.
  • Alam M.J., Andriyono S., Lee S.R., Hossain M.A.R., Eunus A.T.M., Hasan M.T., Kim H.W. (2019). Characterization of the complete mitochondrial genome of Gangetic ailia, Ailia coila (Siluriformis: Ailiidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources, 4, 258–259.
  • Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Kim H., Lee B.J., Kim K.W., Hur S.W., Lim S.G., Bai S.C., Kong I.S. (2018). Synergistic effects of dietary Bacillus sp. SJ-10 plus β-glucooligosaccharides as a synbiotic on growth performance, innate immunity and streptococcosis resistance in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 82, 544–553.
  • Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Tak J.Y., Kim B.S., Lee B.J., Kim K.W., Hur S.W., Han H.S., Huh M.D., Kim S.K., Kong I.S. (2018). Effects of using Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis I2 with β-glucooligosaccharides on growth, innate immunity and streptococcosis resistance in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 28, 1433–1442.
  • Hasan M.T., Jang W.J., Lee S., Kim K.W., Lee B.J., Han H.S., Bai S.C., Kong I.S. (2018). Effect of β‐glucooligosaccharides as a new prebiotic for dietary supplementation in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) aquaculture. Aquaculture Research, 49, 1310–1319.
  • Jang W.J., Lee J.M., Kim Y.R., Hasan M.T., Kong I.S. (2018). Complete genome sequence of Bacillus sp. SJ-10 (KCCM 90078) producing 400-kDa poly-γ-glutamic acid. Current Microbiology, 75, 1378–1383.
  • Alam M.T., Hussain M.A., Sultana S., Hasan M.T., Ghaffar M.A., Das S.K., Mazumder S.K. (2018). Population growth and reproductive potential of five important fish species from the freshwater bodies of Bangladesh. Iranian Journal of Fisheries Science, 17, 657–664.
  • Amin M.A., Asadujjaman M., Hossain M.B., Hasan M.T., Hassan M.F., Chowdhury M.T.H. (2016). Mud crab (Scylla serrata) fattening in pen culture system: changes of proximate composition due to fattening. Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research, 34, 79–88.
  • Alam M. T., Hussain M. A., Sultana S., Mazumder S.K., Hasan M.T., Mazlan A. G., Simon K. D. (2016). Impact of agrochemicals on fish production in two important beels of Bangladesh. Aquaculture, Aquarium, Conservation & Legislation, 9, 877–888.
  • Alam M.T., Hussain M.A., Sultana S., Hasan M.T., Haque M.Z., Simon K.D., Mazumder S.K. (2015). Water quality parameters and their correlation matrix: a case study in two important wetland beels of Bangladesh. Ciência e Técnica Vitivinícol, 30, 463–489.
  • Sayeed M.A., Hossain M.A.R., Wahab M.A., Hasan M.T., Simon K.D., Mazumder S.K. (2015). Water and sediment quality parameters in the Chalan Beel, the largest wetland of Bangladesh. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 33, 895–904.
  • Sayeed M.A., Hossain M.A.R., Wahab M.A., Hasan M.T., Ghaffar M.A., Das S.K., Mazumder S.K. (2015). Chemical and pesticides uses status in the Chalan beel, Bangladesh and present status of fish biodiversity. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 6, 267–289.
  • Kashem M.A., Uddin M.N., Hossain M.M., Hasan M.T., Haque S.A., Khan M.N.A., Hassan M.M., Hossain F.M.A. (2014). Effect of oxytetracycline on bacterial load of Labeo rohita (Rohu) fish in culture pond. Global Advanced Research Journal of Microbiology, 3, 18–24.
  • Hossain S., Hasan M.T., Alam M.T., Mazumder S.K. (2014). Socio-economic condition of the fishermen in jelepara under pahartoli of Chittagong district. Journal of Sylhet Agricultural University, 1, 65–72.
  • Sarker S.K., Hasan M.T., Das S.K., Mazumder S.K. (2014). Fish culture practice and socio economic status in Northern middle part of Bangladesh. Malaysian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 1, 42–52.
  • Alam M.T., Hussain M.A., Sultana S., Hasan M.T., Simon K.D., Mazlan A.G., Mazumder S.K. (2014). Sediment properties of two important beels of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Aquaculture, Aquarium, Conservation & Legislation, 7, 51–61.
  • Hossain M.K., Haq M.S., Chawkraborty B.K., Hasan M.T., Mazumder S.K. (2014). Present status of aqua-medicines used for fish culture at Shantahar and Adamdighi of Bogra district, Bangladesh. IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology, 8, 37–42.
  • Paul P., Hasan M.T., Mazumder S.K., Harun-Al-Rashid A., Rahman M.A. (2013). Growth performance of prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) in relation to moulting in farmed condition in the South-East part of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Environmental Science, 25, 88–93.
  • Hashem S., Akter T., Salam M.A., Hasan M.T. (2013). Aquaculture planning through remote sensing image analysis and GIS tools in Northeast region, Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 1, 127–136
  • Khalil S.M.I., Chandra K.J., Hasan M.T., Kashem M.A., Das D.R. (2013). Parasitic infestations and their influence on length and weight of the host, Heteropneustes fossilis. Bangladesh Journal of Environmental Science, 24, 114–119.
  • Hasan M.T., Khalil S.M.I., Kashem M.A, Hashem S., Mazumder S.K. (2012). Substitution of fish meal by meat and bone meal for the preparation of tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fry feed. International Journal of Animal and Fisheries Science, 5, 464–469.
  • Hossen M.N., Das M., Sumi K.R., Hasan M.T. (2011). Effect of storage time on fish feed stored at room temperature and low temperature. Progressive Agriculture, 22, 115–122.
  • Dawood M.A.O, Abu-Al-Ela H.G., Hasan M.T. (2020). Modulation of transcriptomic profile in aquatic animals: Probiotics, prebiotics and synbiotics scenarios. Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 97, 268–282
Research Interests:
  • In vitro identification and characterization of new prebiotics, probiotics, and synbiotics.
  • Aquaculture species immunity elevation and disease protection by feed additives.
  • Fish microbiome analysis and their effects on immunology.
  • Ocean pollution or global warming effects on marine fish and shellfish health status.
Positions and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor, Department of Aquaculture (23-08-2019 to till date)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Aquaculture (02-04-2014 to 23-08-2019)
  • Lecturer, Department of Aquaculture (02-04-2012 to 02-04-2014)
Awards and Scholarships:
  • “Best Poster Presentation Award” in conference on “Life Science and Genetic Medicine”
  • Excellent Academic Performance Award-2018” arranged by National Institute of International Education, Ministry of Education, The Republic of Korea; for Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) students
  • Best Poster Presentation Award” in conference on “Fisheries Science and the Future of Fisheries”,
  • Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP-2015)
  • Bengali as a mother tongue
  • English (Fluent in speaking and writing)
  • Korean Language