Shoeb Ahmed, Ph.D.


Department of Chemical Engineering
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Phone: (880) 2-966-5609
Fax: (880) 2-966-5609
email: shoebahmed[at] Google Scholar Profile


2013: Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering

North Carolina State University, USA


2009: M.S. in Chemical Engineering

North Carolina State University, USA


2007: M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering (BUET)


2004: B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering (BUET)


Research Interest

Bioenvironmental Engineering 
Biological and Medical Image Analysis
Quantitative Biology and Biotechnology

Biochemical and Bioprocess Engineering




qeb News



February 25, 2022


Nishat Tabassum, a graduate student from the QEB group has secured fully funded PhD scholarship at Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT! She is the first one from the department as well.



April 03, 2021


A review paper titled 'Progress in microbial fuel cells for sustainable management of industrial effluents' has just been accepted in Process Biochemistry (IF: 2.95, Q2). Nishat Tabassum, Dr. Nafisa Islam and Dr. Shoeb Ahmed are the authors of this article.



March 30, 2021


Tanzina Azad and Dr. Ahmed have contributed in one of the most prestigious books on dairy food analysis titled  'Handbook of Dairy Foods Analysis, Second Edition'. We wrote the chapter on 'Detection of Adulterations: Addition of Foreign Lipids and Proteins'. This is published  by Taylor & Francis (CRC Press)



March 03, 2021


A review article titled 'Chitooligosaccharides and their structural-functional effect on hydrogels: A review' has been published in Carbohydrate Polymers (IF:7.2, Q1 ). Nishat Tabassum is the lead author of the article. This is a part of her MSc research, a collaborative project with Dr. Azam Ali from University of Otago, NZ


February 24, 2021


Our article titled 'Incorporating ash removal unit in local rice parboiling industries for flue gas cleaning and heat recovery' has been published in the Journal of Environmental Management (IF: 5.65, Q1). Rajat Suvra Chakraborty has done an excellent job with the support of BCSIR to complete the research work for his MSc thesis.



March 14, 2020


Dr. Shoeb Ahmed has Been appointed as the Project Director for the developmental project titled ' Establishment of an Applied Bioengineering Research Incubator (ABRI) at BUET'. This is a Government funded 3-year project to establish a state-of-the-art Bioengineering Laboratory at CHemical Engineering Department, BUET.




There are openings for undergrauate researchers for different research projects. Current B.Sc. students are eligible for this.


There are openings for Masters research projects in QEB group. Interested students are advised to contact me directly.


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