Publication of the Department - Farm Power and Machinery


Bala, B.K., Ziauddin, A.T.M. and Hossain. M.M. 1978. Resistance of paddy to Air Flow. AMA, Tokyo, Vol. IX. No. 2: 66-68.

Hussain, A.A.M., Hussain, M.D. and Hossain. M.M. 1980. Design and Development of Neckharness for Cattle in Bangladesh. AMA, Tokyo, Vol.. XI. No. 1; 85-89.

Sarker, R.I., Ziauddin, A.T.M. and Hossain. M.M. 1981. Energy Input-Output Relationship in Traditional and Mechanized Rice Cultivation in Bangladesh. AMA, Tokyo, Vol. XII. No. 3: 30-32

Hossain, M.M. (1985). Development d’un Nouveau Type de Gazogene a Charbon Vegetal. Ph. D. Thesis. Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris-VI

Hossain, M.M., Sarker, R.I. and Hussain, M.D. 1988. Efficient Utilization of Energy from Biomass. Presented in International Workshop on Energy from Biomass, Feb. 17-19, 1988, Mymensingh.

Hossain, M.M. Saleque, M.U. and Shahinur, M.R. 1991. Energy Potential of Rice Crop Residue. Prog. Agric, Vol. 2 No. 1: 47-51.

Hossain, M.M., Rozario, T. and Chowdhury, M.I. 1991. Effect of Dimensions of traditional Chula on the Heat utilization Efficiency, Bangladesh Journal of Extension Education. Vol. 6. No. 1 & 2: 83-86.

Hossain, M.M. 1991. Tractive Performance Evaluation of Power Tiller Manufactured in Thailand. Bangladesh J. Agri. Engg. Vol. 5. No. 1 & 2:25-32.

Hossain, M.M. 1992. Traction Performance of Power Tiller with Cage Wheel in Clay Soil. Bangladesh J. Agric. Sc. Vol. 19. No. 1: 89-90.

Bala, B.K. and Hossain, M.M. 1992. Economics of Biogass Digester in Bangladesh. Energy-The International Journal. USA. Vol. 17 No. 10: 939-444.

Rezaul Karim, S.M., Hossain, M.M. and Abul Hossain. 1992. Utilization of Water Hyacinth for Biogas production. Bangladesh J. Agri. sci. Vol. 19. No. 2: 199-202.

Hossain, M.M. and Alam, M.M. 1994. Improvement of the Efficiency of Traditional Chula. J. Agric. Mach. and Mech. Vol. 1 No. 1: 73-78.

Hussain, M.D. Sarker, M.K.U., Hossain, M.M. and Alam, M. 1995. Development of a Manually Operated Sprayer for Field and Horticultural Crops. J. Agric. Mach. and Mech. Vol. 2 No. 1: 45-49.

Islam, M.S. Sarker, R. I., Hussain, M.D., Hossain, M.M. and Islam, A.K.M.S. 1995. Crushing mechanism of Oil Seeds and Performance of Animal Powered Ghani. J. Agric. Mach. and Mech. Vol. 2. No. 1: 55-60.

Hossain, M.M., Alam, M.M.. and Islam, A.K.M.S. 1995. Effect of Power Tiller weight on the field Performance. J. Agric. Mach. and Mech. Vol. 2 No. 1: 61-64.

Hossain, M.M. an`d Razzaque, M.A. 1995. An Empirical Study for Maximizing the Efficiency of Traditional Wood Stove. J. Agric. Mach. and Mech. Vol. 2 No. 1: 83-87.

Islam, A. K, M. S, Hossain, Hossain, M.M., M.D, Sarker R.I. and Alam, M.M., 1996. Performance of Power tiller mounted Boom Sprayer. J. Agric. Mech. and Mech. Vol. 3, No- 1&2: 51-56.

Hossain, S.M.I, Hussain M.D., Hossain, M.M. and Ahiduzzaman, M. 1996. Design and Development of Power tiller Mounted Sugarcane harvester, J. Agric. Mech. and Mech. Vol. 3, No-1&2: 35-40.

Satter, M.A, Hossain, M.M., Uddin, M.A. Islam, M.R, and Islam A.K.M.S. 1996. The Impact of Homestead Forestry on domestic Energy Consumption-A system Dynamic Approach. J. Agric. Mech. and Mech. Vol. 3. No-1&2: 57-62.

Awal, M.A., Hossain, M.M. Sarker, R.I., Alam, M.M. 1997. Determination of Axle Power of  Power Tiller. Prog. Agric., vol-9, No- 1&2: 143-147.

Ahamed, T, Hossain, M.M., Huq, M.M. and Alam, M.M. 2000. Cost Optimization and Energy Simulation for Selective Mechanization. Prog. Agric. vol-11 No (1), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.

Banik, P.K., Huq, M.M. and Hossain, M.M.. 2001 Farm machinery selection by using computer programme. Journal of Institution of Engineers of Bangladesh (JIEB), Agricultural Engg. Division, vol. 28/AE. No.1.:1-10

Ahamed, T., Hossain, M.M. Huq, M.M. and Alam, M. M. 2001. A Mathematical Model for Optimal Power Levels and Agricultural Machinery Size for Selective Mechanization- Journal of Institution of Engineers of Bangladesh (JIEB), Agricultural Engg. Division, vol. 28/AE. No.1.:49-62

Awal, M. A., Hossain, M.M. and Alam, M. 2001. Selection of Farm Power by Using a Computer Programme. Agricultural Mechanization in Asia, Africa and Latin America, Vol.32 No.1:64-68

Ahamed, T. Takigawa, T. Koike, M. Hossain, M.M. Huq, M.M. and Faruk, M.O. (2003) Assessment of Energy Status by GIS for Agricultural Mechanisation  -A case study in Bangladesh-. Japanese Society of Farm work Research.. Vol. 38, No. 4:221-236

Ahamed, T. Takigawa, T. Koike, M. Hossain, M.M. Huq, M.M. and Faruk, M.O.(2005). Assessment of Energy Status  for Irrigation Technology in Bangladesh: A GIS Approach. ENERGY.31(2006)2681-2704.

Rahman, M.M. Hossain,M.M and Islam, A.K.M.S.(2004). Modification and Performance Evaluation of Self-Propelled Reaper .JIEBVol.31/AE,No. 1:23-28.

Amin, N. Hossain, M.M. and Awal A. (2000). Study on the dimension effect on the efficiency of 3-stone Type Traditional Chula, Prog. Agric., BAU.

AKM Saiful Islam, MAS Kowser Sarker, MA Rahman, MM Hossain, MM Alam 2001: Production Problems of Farm Machinery Manufacturing Industry in Bangladesh. Online Journal of Biological Sciences. 1(10):955-959.

Momin, M.A. Sarker, R.I. and Hossain, M.M.(2006) Field Performance of a tractor  Operated Semi-automatic Potato Planter. J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ.4(2) 391-399.

Uddin, M.J. Joarder, K.M.S. Hossain, M.M. Mazumder, M.A.R. (2008). Modification and Performance Evaluation of BAU Reaper. Intl. J. BioRes 4(4) 75-80.

AKM Saiful Islam, MM Hossain, MA Saleque, MA Rahman, B Karmakar and ME Haque 2012: Effect of minimum tillage soil properties, crop growth and yield of aman rice in drought prones northwest Bangladesh. Bangladesh Agron. J. 15(1):43-51.

Amin, M. N. and M. M. Hossain. 2012. Reduction of postharvest loss and prolong the shelf-life of banana using hot water treatment plant. Journal of Chemical Engineering. 27(1):42-47.

Amin, M. N.and M. M.Hossain,.2013. Development of a hot water treatment plant suitable for banana. Agricultural Engineering International:CIGR Journal, 15(4):185-193.

Hossen MA, Hossain MM, Alam MM, Haque ME and Bell RW (2013). Performance evaluation of mechanical rice transplanter for Aman rice. Published in the Journal of Agricultural Machinery and Bioresources Engineering. Volume 6, No. 1&2, 2013. Pp.11-22.

AKM S Islam, MM Hossain, MA Saleque, MA Rabbani and RI Sarker 2013: Energy consumption in unpuddled transplanting of wet season rice cultivation in north-west region of Bangladesh. Progress. Agric. 24 (1&2):229-237.

AKM  S Islam, MM Hossain and MA Saleque 2013: Evaluation of Direct Seeded Rice (Oryza sativa L.) under Minimum Tillage Practices. The Agriculturists 11(2): 105-113.

AKM S Islam, MM Hossain, MA Saleque and ME Haque 2013: Evaluation of a Versatile Multi-crop Planter (VMP) to establish sprouted direct-seeded rice. J. Agril. Mach. Bioresour. Eng. 6(1&2):51-58.

AKM S Islam, MM Hossain, MA Saleque, MA Rahman and AE Rabbani 2014: Energy input-output relationship in rabi maize (Zea mays L.) cultivation under minimum tillage. Journal of IEB/AE, 41(2):55-60.

AKM  S Islam, MM Hossain and MA Saleque 2014: Effect of unpuddled transplanting on crop growth and yield of dry season rice in high barind tract. The Agriculturists 12(2): 91-97.

AKM Saiful Islam, MM Hossain, MA Saleque 2014: Conservation agriculture options for a Rice-Maize cropping systems in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Rice J. 18(1&2): 44-53.

Hoque, M A, M. M. Hossain, ATMZ Uddin, T.J Krupnik, D.B. Pandit, S Yasmin, M.K. Gathala. Furrow Openers Design can Improve Seed Placement and Emergence in       Strip Tillage. Regional Conference on Conservation Agriculture forSmallholders in Asia and Africa. Mymensigh, Bangladesh.7-11 December 2014

AKM Saiful Islam, MA Saleque, MM Hossain and AKM Aminul Islam 2015: Effect of Conservation Tillage on Soil Chemical Properties in Rice-Maize Cropping System. The Agriculturists 13(2):62-73.

Amin, M. N. and M. M. Hossain, M. A. Rahim and M.B.Uddin.2015.Determination of optimum maturity stage of banana. Bangladesh J. Agril. Res.40(2):189-204.

Amin, M. N. and M. M. Hossain, M.B.Uddin and M.A.Hossain.2013-2015.Efficacy and determination of hot water temperature and exposure time for treating matured banana (Musa sapientum L.). Bangladesh J. Agril..38-40:51-61.

Hossen MA, MM Hossain, Bell RW and Haque ME (2017).Effects of inundation period and tillage option on field performance of self-propelled rice transplanter. AgricEngInt: CIGR Journal Open access at http://www.cigrjournal.org , Vol. 19, No. 4, December, 2017.

ME Haque, RW Bell, AKMS Islam, KD Sayre, MM Hossain (2017) An Innovative Versatile Multi-crop Planter for Crop Establishment Using Two-wheel Tractors. Agricultural Mechanization In Asia, Africa and Latin America, 48(4):33-37.

Paper under process

  1. Transplanting into non-puddled soils with a small-scale mechanical transplanter reduced fuel, labour and water requirements for wetland rice (Oryza sativa L.) establishment and increased yield. MA Hossen, MM Hossain, ME Haque, RW Bell. In the Journal of Field Crop Research (Special Issue). Reference number: FIELD-D-16-01086.
  2. Effect of growing media on mat type seedling raised for mechanical rice transplanting , MA Hossen, MM Hossain, ME Haque and RW Bell. In: arch in AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING, Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences. http://www.agriculturejournals.cz/web/rae.htm. Ref no.: submitted as 79/2016-RAE, Status: Accepted.
  3. Effect of seed rate of different graded rice variety on seedling quality for mechanical transplanting, MA Hossen, MM Hossain, MA Rahman, ME Haque and RW Bell. Bangladesh Rice Journal. Status: Accepted

Proceedings

  1. Hossen MA, Hossain MM, Alam MM, Haque ME and Bell RW (2014). Evaluation of a mechanical rice transplanter under minimum tillage unpuddled soil conditions. Paper published in the conference proceedings. Regional conference on conservation agriculture for smallholders in Asia and Africa. 7-11 December 2014, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Pp. 10-12.
  2. Hossen MA, Hossain MM, Haque, Bell RW and Rahman MA (2014). Optimization of seedling density as influenced by seed rate for mechanical transplanting. Paper published in the conference proceedings. Regional conference on conservation agriculture for smallholders in Asia and Africa. 7-11 December 2014, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Pp. 48-49.
  3. Hossen MA, Hossain MM, Alam MM, Haque ME and Bell RW (2014). Study on inundation periods of land for mechanical transplanting under minimum tillage unpuddled transplanting. Paper published in the conference proceedings. Regional conference on conservation agriculture for smallholders in Asia and Africa. 7-11 December 2014, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Pp. 68-69.
  4. Hossen MA, Hossain MM, Alam MM, Haque ME and Bell RW (2014). Development of the riding-type rice transplanter for unpuddled transplanting. Paper published in the conference proceedings. Regional conference on conservation agriculture for smallholders in Asia and Africa. 7-11 December 2014, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Pp. 70-71.
  5. Development and validation of unpuddled riding-type rice transplanter for wet land rice establishment , MA Hossen MM Hossain, RW Bell ME Haque and MA Rahman
  6. A.K.M. Saiful Islam, Haque, M.E., Hossain, M.M., Saleque, M.A., Bell, R.W., 2010: Water and fuel saving technologies: Unpuddled bed and strip tillage for wet season rice cultivation in Bangladesh, in Gilkes, R.J., NattapornPrakongkep (Eds.). Division Symposium 3.2 Nutrient best management practices, Proceedings of 19th World Congress of Soil Science. Soil Solutions for a Changing World, Brisbane, Australia, 1-6 August 2010. International Union of Soil Science, Wageningen, The Netherlands.  pp. 169-172.
  7. Islam AKMS, Hossain MM, Sarker RI, Saleque MA, Rahman MA, Haque ME, and Bell RW 2011: Energy Utilization in Unpuddled Transplanting of Wet Season Rice. In:5th World Congress of Conservation Agriculture incorporating 3rd Farming Systems Design Conference, 26-29 September 2011, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 376-377.
  8. Islam AKMS, Haque ME, Hossain MM, Saleque MA, Bell RW 2011: Evaluation of the Versatile Multi-crop Planter for Establishing Sprouted Direct-Seeded Rice. In:5th World Congress of Conservation Agriculture incorporating 3rd Farming Systems Design Conference, 26-29 September 2011, Brisbane, Australia,pp 374-375.
  9. Islam AKMS, Hossain MM, Saleque MA, Rahman MA, Haque ME, Bell RW, and Karmaker B 2011: Effect of Minimum Tillage and Residue Retention on Maize Productivity. In:5th World Congress of Conservation Agriculture incorporating 3rd Farming Systems Design Conference, 26-29 September 2011, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 372-373.
  10. AKM Saiful Islam, Md. Mosharraf Hossain, Md. Abu Saleque, Md. Abdur Rahman, Md. Enamul Haque and Biswajit Karmakar 2011: Minimum Tillage in Unpuddled Transplanting of Aman Rice In Drought Prone North West Bangladesh. Paper presented in the 10th conference on Crop Production Under Favourable Ecosystem in Bangladesh organized by Bangladesh Society of Agronomy (BSA). Held on 8 October 2011 in Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute, Gazipur.