Khandakar Hasan Mahmud Assistant Professor, Department of Geography & Environment

Research Interest

Hazard and Disaster Vulnerability and Resilience, Crtography and Historical GIS,  Society and Culture



Conference Papers

Application of HAZUS model in estimating potential loss and risk and enhancing community resilience to flooding: The case of St. Andrews RM, Manitoba, Canada

Paper presented at the 11th Canadian Risk and Hazards Network (CRHNet) Symposium-2014 in Toronto, Ottawa, Canada



Community resilience to disaster and publuc health: Understanding the role of social capital from evidence in coastal Bangladesh

Paper presented at the 11th Canadian Risk and Hazards Network (CRHNet) Symposium-2014 in Toronto, Ottawa, Canada



Community Based Risk Assessment and Adaptation to Natural Hazards in Haor (Wetland) Regions of Bangladesh

Paper presented at the 10th Canadian Risk and Hazards Network (CRHNet) Symposium-2013 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada



Livelihood Reconstruction and Disaster Management in SIDR Affected Area: South Khali as a Case

Paper presented at the international conference on Community based Adaptation to Climate Change-2008 at Dhaka, Bangladesh



Monitoring Wetland Degradation using GIS abd Remote Sensing: Case Point Majhgaon Beel Area of Natore District

Proceeding published at the regional conference of Bangladesh National Geographical Society-2007 at Natore, Bangladesh



GIS in Bangladesh: Past, Present and Future

Seminar paper presented at the national conference of Bangladesh National Geographical Society-2005 at Dhaka, Bangladesh



Journals Papers

Environmental Risk Assessment in Haor Environment of Bangladesh

Mahmud, K. H., and Hafsa, B., 2013, Environmental Risk Assessment in Haor Environment of Bangladesh, Journal of the People's University of Bangladesh (A Research Journal for Multidisciplinary Studies), ISSN 1812-4747



Role of Risk Mapping in Hazard Risk Assessment of a Coastal Community

Iqbal, M. J., Sobnam, M., and Mahmud, K. H., 2013, Role of Risk Mapping in Hazard Risk Assessment of a Coastal Community, Jahangirnagar Bishwavidyalay Bhugol O Paribesh Samikkhan (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 31 / 2012. ISSN 1027-8567



Revised Checklist and Distribution Map of Anopheles (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae: Anophelinae) Mosquitoes of Bangladesh

Bashar, K., and Mahmud, K. H., 2013, Revised Checklist and Distribution Map of Anopheles (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae: Anophelinae) Mosquitoes of Bangladesh, Check List (International Journal of Species lists and distribution), Vol. 9 (2), Pp. 211-224, ISSN 1809-127X (available at www.checklist.org.br).



The Critical Role of Human Population in Sustainable Human Development of a Community

Mahmud, K. H., 2013, The Critical Role of Human Population in Sustainable Human Development of a Community, Faculty of Social Science, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Part 2, Vol. XXXIV/2010, ISSN 1682-7422



The role of Spatial Distribution of Sunshine in Selection of a Solar Panel: A Geographical Investigation

Sobnam, M., Iqbal, M. J., and Mahmud, K. H., 2013, The role of Spatial Distribution of Sunshine in Selection of a Solar Panel: A Geographical Investigation, Somaj Biggan Samikhya, Faculty of Social Science, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh



Vulnerability Assessment of the North-Eastern Piedmont Plain Environment of Bangladesh

Mahmud, K. H., 2011, Vulnerability Assessment of the North-Eastern Piedmont Plain Environment of Bangladesh, Bhugal PatriKa (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 30 / 2012. ISSN 1027-8567



Community Based Risk Adaptation to Climate Change: Case of Sarankhola Upazila, Bagerhat

Mahmud, K. H., 2011, Community Based Risk Adaptation to Climate Change: Case of Sarankhola Upazila, Bagerhat, Bhugal PatriKa (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 29 / 2011. ISSN 1027-8567



Community Based Environmental Risk Assessment of Islampur Union under Chhatak Upazila

Mahmud, K. H., 2010, Community Based Environmental Risk Assessment of Islampur Union under Chhatak Upazila, Bhugal PatriKa (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 28 / 2010. ISSN 1027-8567



Identification of Hazards and Local Level Coping Strategies in Haor Region: Case Point Companiganj Upazila Under Sylhet District

Hafsa, B., Mahmud, K. H., and Huda, K.M.S., 2011, Identification of Hazards and Local Level Coping Strategies in Haor Region: Case Point Companiganj Upazila Under Sylhet District, Bhugal O Paribash Journal (Journal of Geography and Environment), Bangladesh Geographical Society, Year 7/2007, ISSN 1680-6085



Industrial Waste Disposal and Environmental Pollution: Case Point BSCIC Industrila Estate, Tongi, Gazipur

Mahmud, K. H., Huda, K.M.S., 2011, Industrial Waste Disposal and Environmental Pollution: Case Point BSCIC Industrila Estate, Tongi, Gazipur, Oriental Geographer, Bangladesh Geographical Society, Vol. 5, Nos 1&2, 2008, ISSN 00305308



The Role of Rural Growth Centers in Rural Development

Mahmud, K. H., and Saleheen, M., 2010, The Role of Rural Growth Centers in Rural Development, Journal of the Bangladesh National Geographical Association, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 35, NOS. 1 and 2, pp 1-12



Urban Health Care Facility System in Savar Paurashava

Rahman, M. M., and Mahmud, K. H., 2008, Urban Health Care Facility System in Savar Paurashava, Social Science Review, Faculty of Social Science, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Part 2, Vol. XXXI/2007, ISSN 1682-7422, pp 205-215



Potentiality and Reality of Photovoltaic Electricity in the Coastal Islands of Bangladesh: A case study on the Sandweep Thana

Mahmud, K. H. and Rahman, M. M., 2008, Potentiality and Reality of Photovoltaic Electricity in the Coastal Islands of Bangladesh: A case study on the Sandweep Thana, Bhugal PatriKa (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Vol. 26 / 2008. ISSN 1027-8567 pp 90-104



Indo-Bangladesh En(x)claves and Present Status of Human Development: A case study of Dahagram Angarpota Exclave

Mahmud, K. H. and Rahman, M. M., 2008, Indo-Bangladesh En(x)claves and Present Status of Human Development: A case study of Dahagram Angarpota Exclave, Journal of Business and Technology, Northern University Bangladesh, Vol. 02, Issue 01 and 02/2008 ISSN 1992-271X, pp 40-53



A Study on the Changing Morphometry of Karnafuli Basin (1779-2001)

Mahmud, K. H., Ansari, M. N. A. and Rahman, M. M., 2007, A Study on the Changing Morphometry of Karnafuli Basin (1779-2001), Social Science Review, Faculty of Social Science, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, Part 2, Vol. XXX/2006, ISSN 1682-7422, pp 287-297



Role of Geographical Information System in Spatial Distribution, Mapping and Analysis of Urban Crime

Mahmud, K. H., Rahman, M. M. and Saleheen, M., 2007, Role of Geographical Information System in Spatial Distribution, Mapping and Analysis of Urban Crime, Bhugal PatriKa (A Journal of Geography), Department of Geography and Environment, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh Vol. 25 / 2007. ISSN 1027-8567 pp 16-31



Books

Introductory GIS

Mahmud, K.H., 2013, Introductory GIS, Dhaka: Nabarun Publications, ISBN: 78-984-8726-95-2



Ogni Geographic Atlas

Mahmud, K.H., 2013, Ogni Geographic Atlas, Dhaka: Nabarun Publications, ISBN: 978-984-8726-77-8



Minority Biharis, Human Development and Local Governance in Bangladesh

Rahman, M. M, Ansari, M. N. A. and Mahmud, K. H., 2007, Minority Biharis, Human Development and Local Governance in Bangladesh, Local Governance and Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh. Edited by Professor Taniguchi Hiroyuki and Professor Golam Hossain. Published by Asia Pacific Research Centre, Kobe Gakuin University, Japan. ISBN: 984-300-000325-8. pp 107-121



Workshops

Formulation of a Regional Climatic Model for Bangladesh

Paper presented at the international workshop of Bangladesh National Geographical Society-2010 at Dhaka Bangladesh



Water Problems in Bangladesh

Paper presented at the international workshop on Water Crisis in Indian Sub-continent-2009 at Shillong, India



Minority Biharees, Human Development and Local Governance in Bangladesh

Paper presented at the international workshop of Local Governance and Poverty reduction in Bangladesh-2007 at Dhaka, Bangladesh



Seminars

Mapping Population Census Data of Bangladesh

Paper presented at the UGC-SAP international seminar-2010 on Mapping Population: Demography, History and Economy in India



Others

Interpretation of Ptolemy's Map of India

MS Thesis 2010-11 (36 Batch)


Student Name: Md. Habibullah Bhuyian

Environmental Vulnerability and Risk Assessment of Mirjaganj Union

MS Thesis 2010-11 (36 Batch)


Student Name: Khondaker Nijamul Huq