Mr. Md Safiqur Rahaman Shishir
Mr. Md Safiqur Rahaman Shishir

Assistant Professor Contact No : +8801717817715
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Research Interest:    Effect of microwave irradiated forage on ruminant digestibility performance/ Heat treatment effect on forage quality and ruminant animal digestibility and performance/ Energy Protein Metabolism cascade/ Rumen digestive physiology and Rumen Microbiology
M.Sc. In Animall Nutrition
Department of Animal Nutrition, Bangladesh Agricultural University
PhD Candidate
The University of Melbourne
B.Sc.AH (Hons)
Bangladesh Agricultural University
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  • Work as a CO-project investigator on “Manufacturing of complete pellet feed by utilizing agricultural by products and crop residues for cattle” funded by Ministry of Science and Technology of Bangladesh
  • Project Investigator on “Use of earthworm meal for Broiler Production: An Approach to produce Alternative Organic Broiler” (Project No.2017/268/BAU) funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System.




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Foundation Training For University Teachers, Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultrural University

Teachers on Teaching Techniques Method, Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultrural University

English Language speaking, Department of Language studies, BAU

Basic Computer Training, Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultrural University


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Foundation Training for University Teachers,

Grauduate Training Institute, BAU

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  • Effect of dry neem leaves (DNL) in the reduction of ammonia level of poultry litter compared to the biochemical amendment -Shishir S. R., Murshed H. M., Dey B., Al-Mamun M.J Anim Sci Adv 2013, 3(7): 345-353 (Award-Winning Paper) Source:
  • Comparison of carcass and meat characteristics between male and female indigenous rabbit of Bangladesh HM Murshed 1, SR Shishir2, SME Rahman* 1, Deog-Hwan Oh 3, Bang. J. Anim. Sci. 2014. 43 (2): 154-158
  • Effect of organic acid addition in low protein and energy diet on the performance of broiler-S.R. Shishir1*, H.M. Murshed2, M.R. Ahmed3, K.M.S. Islam1, Z.H. Khandaker1, J.  Agril. Sci., 1 (2): 29-37, July 2016; ISSN 1728-7987
  • Selected as an Emerging scientist and presented an article entitled “Microwave heat treatment can improve quality of lucerne hay” on Dairy research symposium 2019, organized by Dairy Research Foundation, the University of Sydney at the Bega, NSW

  • Review article entitled “Application of microwave in agriculture” presented and published on the proceeding of 61st Grassland Society of Southern Australia Annual Conference 2019

  • Review article entitled “Microwave Heat Treatment Improves Feed Nutritive Value - A Review” presented on the Australasian Radio Frequency and Microwave Application Symposium, 2019

  • Md Safiqur Rahaman Shishir, Muhammad Jamal Khan, Hassan Khanaki, Graham Brodie, Brendan Cullen, Long Cheng, PSVII-35 Late-Breaking Abstract: Microwave heat treatment feed effect on ruminal degradability and intestinal protein digestibility - a brief review, Journal of Animal Science, Volume 98, Issue Supplement_4, November 2020, Pages 342–343,

  • Shishir, Md Safiqur Rahaman, Graham Brodie, Brendan Cullen, Ravneet Kaur, Ellie Cho, and Long Cheng. "Microwave Heat Treatment Induced Changes in Forage Hay Digestibility and Cell Microstructure." Applied Sciences 10, no. 22 (2020): 8017.
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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
Bangabandhu Science and Technology Fellowship Bangabandhu Science and Technology Fellowship Trust, Governemnt of Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh Ph.D. Fellowship August, 2018
Alltech Young Scientist Award Alltech Multinational Company Undergraduate Research 2012
Membership Type Organization
Student Member Newzealand Society of Animal Production
Memeber Society of Animal Nutrition and feed safety, Bangladesh
Memeber Grassland society of Southern Australia Inc
Memeber Australian Society of Animal Production
Memeber American Society of Animal Science
Memeber The British Society of Animal Science
Member World Poultry Science Association