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Dr Mohammed Mainuddin

/Mainuddin/

Principal Research Scientist

https://people.csiro.au/m/m/mohammed-mainuddin

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Contact details:

GPO BOX 1700
CANBERRA ACT 2601 AUSTRALIA

Current Roles

  • Team Leader
    Water and Society

Academic Qualifications

  • 2000

    Doctor of Engineering in Water Engineering and Management

  • 1994

    Master of Engineering in Irrigation Engineering and Management

  • 1989

    Bachelor of Science with Honours in Agricultural Engineering

Professional Experiences

  • 2010-2016

    Senior Research Scientist, CSIRO Land and Water, Canberra, ACT

  • 2004-2010

    Research Scientist, CSIRO Land and Water, Canberra, ACT

  • 2001-2003

    Post-Doctoral Scientist, International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • 1994-2000

    Research Engineer, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand

  • 1990-1992

    Scientific Officer, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute, Gazipur

Achievements and Awards

  • 2021-2021

    Effective Communication of Science
    CSIRO Land and Water

  • 2008-2008

    CSIRO Chairman Medal for significant contribution to MDBSY project
    CSIRO Land and Water

  • 2008-2008

    One CSIRO for extraordinary effort in team work and personal work realignment to successfully complete the landmark MDBSY project
    CSIRO

Other highlights

  • 2021-2021

    International Advisory Board member, Session Chair and invited speaker at the ‘International Symposium on Coastal Agriculture’ organized by the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research in March 2021

  • 2021-2021

    Invited speaker in the Webinar “Will solar irrigation deepen the groundwater crisis in South Asia?” organized by the International Water Management Institute on in February 2021

  • 2020-2020

    Eminent speaker in the international salinity webinar on ‘resilient agriculture in saline environments under changing climate’ (Nov 2020) jointly organized by the International Centre for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and ICAR-Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI)

  • 2020-2020

    Invited speaker at the International Conference on Earth and Environmental Sciences and Technology for Sustainable Development held during 25-27 January 2020 in Dhaka, Bangladesh to present a paper on the coastal zone of Bangladesh

  • 2018-Current

    Editor of the journal ‘Paddy and Water Environment’ since July 2018 published by Springer

Grants

  • 2020-2024

    ACIAR grant for project in the coastal zone of Bangladesh and West Bengal, India, Phase II

  • 2016-2021

    DFAT SDIP Phase II - Sustaining groundwater for food security in the northwest region of Bangladesh

  • 2014-2019

    ACIAR grant for project in the Eastern Gangetic Plain

  • 2015-2021

    ACIAR grant for project in the coastal zone of Bangladesh and West Bengal, India, Phase I

  • 2019-2021

    ACIAR grant for 'The regional hydrological impact of farm-scale water saving measures in the EGP'

  • 2010-2014

    AusAID grant for the Bangladesh integrated Water Resources Assessment project

Publications

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