Dr. Md. Saiful Islam

Assistant Professor
Department of Nanomaterials and Ceramic Engineering
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
E-mail: mdsaiful@nce.buet.ac.bd, saifulmme@gmail.com
Mobile No: +88 0155 00 65 222
Phone (Off):- PABX: +880-2-55167100; Ext.: 6180
Research Group:
1. Inconsole
2. Swinburne

Md Saiful Islam is an assistant professor of glass and ceramic engineering at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh. He obtained a first-class honors degree in materials and metallurgical engineering, BUET, Bangladesh. He earned his PhD in mechanical engineering from the Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. Mr. Islam is conducting research in nanomaterials for energy and water; high temperature physical chemistry; ferroelectric materials; energy materials/devices and waste management.

Peer-reviewed publications in international journals:
  1. Aurnob, A. K., Arnob, A., Kabir, K. B., Islam, M. S., Rahman, M. M., & Kirtania, K. (2021). Hydrothermal carbonization of biogenic municipal waste for biofuel production. Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 1-9.

  2. Ahmed, M., Islam, M. S., Yin, S., & Lupoi, R. Minimum fatigue striation spacing and its stress amplitude dependence in a commercially pure titanium. Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures, wiley online library, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1111/ffe.13182

  3. Rhamdhani, M.A., Khaliq, A., Brooks, G.A., Masood, S., Ahmad, S., Islam, M.S. †, "More from Less, Generating Wealth from Lower Grade and Urban Metal/Ore Sources", Advanced Materials Research, vol.112, 2015, pp.481-484.

  4. Islam, M. S. †, M. A. Rhamdhani, and G. A. Brooks. "Electrically Enhanced Boron Removal from Silicon Using Slag." Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B 45.1 (2014): 1-5

  5. Islam, M. S. †, M. A. Rhamdhani, and G. A. Brooks. “Electrically enhanced metal purification using slag” JOM 34.1 (2014): 32-37

Conference contributions:
  1. S. Tabil, A. A. Khan, K. Kirtania, S. Sharif and M. S. Islam, "Assessment of Biochar from Chicken Litter and Sawdust for Soil Amendment," 2020 International Conference and Utility Exhibition on Energy, Environment and Climate Change (ICUE), Pattaya, Thailand, 2020, pp. 1-8, doi: 10.1109/ICUE49301.2020.9306959.

  2. Rhamdhani, M.A., Khaliq, A., Islam, M.S., “Chemically and Electrically Assisted Impurities Control in Liquid Melt”, CAMS 2018 - Advancing Materials and Manufacturing - November 27-29, 2018 - University of Wollongong, NSW, AUSTRALIA.

  3. Islam, Md S., Rhamdhani, M.A., Brooks, G.A., “Electrically enhanced metal purification using slag”, TMS (Celebrating the Megascale: Proceedings of the Extraction and Processing Division Symposium on Pyrometallurgy in Honor of David G.C. Robertson) (2014), pages 587 – 595; United States of America.

  4. Islam, Md S., Rhamdhani, M.A., Brooks, G.A., " Kinetics of Silicon Refining using Slag Treatment ", 4th & 5th February, 2013; Proceedings of 5th HTP Symposium 2013, pp: 26-28; Swinburne University of Technology, Victoria, Australia, 2013.

  5. Islam, Md S., Rhamdhani, M.A., Brooks, G.A., "Electrochemical slag-metal reaction for silicon production", Proceedings of 4th HTP Symposium 2012, pp: 25-26; Swinburne University of Technology, Victoria, Australia, 2012.

  6. Islam, Md S., Rhamdhani, M.A., Brooks, G.A., “Solar-grade silicon: current and alternative production routes”, Chemeca 2011 Conference, Chemeca 2011, 18-21 Sept. 2011, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Magazine & Editorial contributions:
  1. Editor - Proceedings of 4th High Temperature Processing Symposium, 6-7th February 2012, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

  2. Magazine- Published on my PhD work on “Degrees of Separation” Venture Magazine, 2014 Melbourne, Australia.