B Sc (Ag) Hons, M Sc (Ag), Ph D
Emeritus Professor
 
Phone: 8777805134/9433
 

About Me

Prof (Dr) Aftabuz  Zaman worked as Head, Irrigation Expatriate Team, Government of Uganda for 2-year period (1994-1996) under ITEC Programme being deputed by the Government of India to design, lay out and installation of famers managed small scale irrigation for sustainable crop cultivation. He was also designated as IFFCO-Chair Professor. He published more than 110 research publications and 179 publications in the proceedings of national and international seminars and conferences held in the country and abroad. He guided and supervised 7 (seven) Ph D and at least 50 (fifty) students towards post graduate thesis work. He worked as Programme Coordinator, West Bengal Accelerated Development of Minor Irrigation Project (World Bank) (20 Sep 14 to 2 Sep 16).

 
Research Fields

  • Water Management Research

Teaching

  • 37 years

Expertise

  • Head
  • Irrigation Expatriate Team
  • Under ITEC Programme The Government of Uganda
  • East Africa

Interests

  • Water Management Research

 
   

Research Fields

Prof. (Dr) Aftabuz Zaman (b 27.05.1954) specializes in Agricultural Water Management for enhancing crop and water productivity as an Agronomist and formerly Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Director of Research, Head, Department of Agronomy in Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya [SAU], West Bengal, India. He is a former Chief Scientist in AICRP on Water Management (ICAR) and former Associate Director of Research, Regional Research Station, Old Alluvial Zone (Presently UBKV, Pundibari). He has coordinated, associated and involved with post-graduate teaching programme at the University and has significant research experiences in field of water management and in academia and well as having considerable administrative experiences in different capacity at various time frame.