Department of Fisheries and Marine Science

Academic Profile of Dr. Ahasan Habib

Dr. Ahasan Habib

About Dr. Ahasan Habib

BSc (Hons) in Marine Science, MS in Marine Science (CU), MSc in Fisheries Economics and Management (Norway), PhD in Biology/Fish Genetics (Brunei Darussalam)         



International and national peer-reviewed journal articles

1. Islam, Ariful., Habib, A. et al. (2018). Effects of stocking density on growth and survival of Thai pangas (Pangasius hypophthalmus Sauvage, 1878) fry in net cages in a commercial fish farm in Noakhali, Bangladesh. Fundamental and Applied Agriculture, Vol. 3 (3), 586-590.

2. Habib, A. et al. (2017). Maturation biology of Pennahia argentatus in the Karnaphuli estuary, Chittagong, Bangladesh. Journal of Noakhali Science and Technology (JNSTU), vol. 1 (2), 25-32.

3. Habib, A and Sulaiman, Z (2017). Mitochondrial DNA analyses of narrow-barred Spanish mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson) sampled from the Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal, and the Indo-Malay archipelago. Zoology and Ecology, Vol. 27 (3-4), 245-250 (SCOPUS indexed).

4. Habib, A and Sulaiman, Z (2016). Phylogenetic and morphometric relationships between two species of genus Auxis from the South China Sea and Java Sea. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 35(10), 76-82. (SCOPUS/ISI indexed, IF= 0.730, Springer)

5. Habib, A., and Sulaiman, Z (2016). High genetic connectivity of narrow-barred Spanish mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson) from the South China, Bali and Java Seas. Zoology and Ecology, Vol. 26(2), 93-99. (SCOPUS indexed)

6. Habib, A et al. (2016). Size frequency and length–weight relationships of three semi-tropical cephalopods, Indian squid Photololigo duvaucelii, needle cuttlefish Sepia aculeata, and spineless cuttlefish Sepiella inermis from the coastal waters of Bangladesh, Bay of Bengal. Zoology and Ecology, Vol. 26(3), 176-180. (SCOPUS indexed)

7. Habib, A et al. (2016). Study on fish marketing and packaging system in Natore, Bangladesh.       International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2016; 4(5): 651-657

8. Habib, A., Ullah, M.H. and Duy, N.N (2014). Bioeconomics of Commercial Marine Fisheries of Bay of Bengal: Status and Direction. Economics Research International, Vol.2014, Article ID 538074, pp.10.

9. Habib, A., Das, N.G. and Hossain, M.B (2014). Growth performance and survival rate of Macrobrachium rosenberggi (de man) larvae using different doses of probiotics. Pakistan Journal of Biological Science, 17(7), 920-924. (SCOPUS, ISI indexed)

10. Ali, M.M., Hossain, M.B., Rahman, M.A. and Habib, A. (2014). Diversity of Fish Fauna in the Chitra River of Southwestern Bangladesh: Present status, Threats and Recommendations for conservation. Asian Journal of Applied Science, 7(7), 635-643. (SCOPUS indexed)

11. Abu Hena M K, Japar Sidik B, Aysha A, Ahasan H and F T Short (2013). Estuarine Macrophytes at Bakkhali, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh with Reference to Mangrove Diversity. Chiang Mai Journal of Science, 40 (4) 556-563. (SCOPUS/ISI indexed)


1. Habib, A. (2010). Economic impacts on fish stock resources in the case of climate change.  pp.64, Germany: LAP, Lambert Academic Publishing (ISBN: 978-3-8433-5748-7).   

2. Habib, A. (2010). Determination of survival rate of prawn larvae using probiotics. pp.84, Germany: LAP, Lambert Academic Publishing (ISBN: 978-3-8433-6313-6). 


Experiences and Activities

Expertise area: Population genetics, Phylogeny and biogeography of fishes, Fisheries economics and management 

Interested area: Climate change impatcs on coastal fishery resources, Bioinformatics