Department of Oceanography

Academic Profile of Dr. Mohammad Abdul Momin Siddique

Dr. Mohammad Abdul Momin Siddique

About Dr. Mohammad Abdul Momin Siddique

Dr. M. A. M. Siddique started working as a part-time lecturer at the Department of Oceanography on 26 December 2016 and joined as an Assistant Professor on 12 February 2017 at the same Department. He has been serving as the Head of the Department of Oceanography, NSTU since 17 February 2019. Dr. Siddique is a well-reputed scientist in fisheries science. He has published 45 scientific articles in higher ranked journals. These publications have so long received around 300 citations, and his current H-index is 5 in the Web of Science and 7 in the Scopus databases. He has a very good and effective research and scientific collaboration with several universities and highly reputed laboratories in Europe, North America, and Canada.


Journal Articles

  1. Xin, M., Niksirat, H., Shaliutina‐Kolešová, A., Siddique, M. A. M., Sterba, J., Boryshpolets, S., & Linhart, O. (2019). Molecular and subcellular cryoinjury of fish spermatozoa and approaches to improve cryopreservation. Reviews in Aquaculture (Early view) (IF 2017: 7.139).
  2. Xin, M., Sterba, J., Shaliutina-Kolesova, A., Dzyuba, B., Lieskovska, J., Boryshpolets, S., Siddique, M.A.M., Kholodnyy, V., Lebeda, I., Linhart, O., Protective role of antifreeze proteins on sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus) sperm during cryopreservation, Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 44 (6): 1527-1533, 2018 (IF 2017=1.735).
  3. AftabUddin, S., Roman, W.U., Hasan, C.K., Ahmed, M., Rahman, H., Siddique, M.A.M., First incidence of loose-shell syndrome disease in the giant tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon from the brackish water ponds in Bangladesh, Journal of Applied Animal Research 46(1): 210-217, 2018. (IF 2017 = 0.826).
  4. Boccaletto, P., Siddique, M.A.M., Cosson, J., Proteomics: A valuable approach to elucidate spermatozoa post–testicular maturation in the endangered Acipenseridae family, Animal reproduction science 192: 18-27, 2018. (IF 2017 = 1.647).
  5. Kumar, U., Rajaee, A. H., Idris, M. H., Nesarul, M. H., Siddique, M.A.M., Abu Hena, M. K., Length‐weight relationships of Secutor interruptus (Valencennes, 1835) and Opisthopterus tardoore (Cuvier, 1829) from the South China Sea, Sarawak, Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 34: 703-705, 2018. (IF 2016 = 0.845).
  6. Abu Hena, M.K., Idris, M.H., Rajaee, A.H., Siddique, M.A.M., Length-weight relationships of three fish species from a tropical mangrove estuary of Sarawak, Malaysia, Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 33: 858-860, 2017. (IF 2016 = 0.845).
  7. AftabUddin, S., Siddique, M.A.M., Romkey, S. S., Shelton, W. L., Antibacterial function of herbal extracts on growth, survival and immunoprotection in the black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodonFish & Shellfish Immunology, 65: 52-58, 2017. (IF 2016 = 3.148).
  8. Dadras, H., Zahmatkesh, M., Khara, H., Noveiri, S.B., Golpour, A., Siddique, M.A.M., Effects of age on the reproductive performance of different males and females in bighead carp Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (Richardson, 1845), Comparative Clinical Pathology, 26 (5): 1165-1171, 2017.
  9. Dadras, H., Dzyuba, B., Cosson, J., Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Effect of water temperature on the physiology of fish spermatozoon function: a brief review, Aquaculture Research, 48(3): 729-740, 2017. (IF 2016 = 1.461).
  10. Laczynska, B., Siddique, M.A.M., Liszewski, T., Kucinski, M., Fopp-Bayat, D., Effects of feeding rate on growth performance of the gynogenetic albino sterlet, Acipenser ruthenus (Linnaeus, 1758) larvae, Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 33(3): 323-327, 2017. (IF 2016 = 0.845).
  11. Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Krejszeff, S., Żarski, D., Pitcher, T.E., Butts, I.A.E., Paternal identity impacts embryonic development for two species of freshwater fish, General and Comparative Endocrinology, 245: 30-35, 2017. (IF 2016 = 2.585).
  12. Siddique, M.A.M., Butts, I.A.E., Linhart, O., Macias, A.D. and Fauvel, C., Fertilization strategies for Sea Bass Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758): Effects of pre-incubation and duration of egg receptivity in seawater, Aquaculture Research, 48(2): 386-394, 2017. (IF 2016 = 1.461).
  13. Xin, M., Siddique, M. A. M., Dzyuba, B., Cuevas-Uribe, R., Shaliutina-Kolešová, A., Linhart, O., Progress and challenges of fish sperm vitrification: A mini review, Theriogenology 98:16-22, 2017. (IF 2016 = 1.986).
  14. Golpour. A., Siddique, M.A.M., de Siqueira-Silva, D.H., Pšenička, M., Inducing sterility in aquaculture and its opportunities and challenges in germ cell transplantation technology: A review Biologia 71(8): 853-864, 2016. (IF 2015 = 0.719).
  15. Golpour. A., Siddique, M.A.M., Rodina, M., Pšenička, M., Short-term storage of cryopreserved sterlet Acipenser ruthenus testicular cells, Cryobiology 72: 154-156, 2016. (IF 2015 = 1.920).
  16. Linhart, O., Shelton, W.L., Tučková, V., Rodina, M. and Siddique, M.A.M., Effects of temperature on in vitro short-term storage of sterlet sturgeon (Acipenser ruthenus) ova, Reproduction in Domestic Animals 51: 165-170, 2016. (IF 2015 = 1.210).
  17. Siddique, M.A.M., Butts, I.A.E., Cosson, J., Linhart, O., First report on facultative parthenogenetic activation of eggs in sterlet sturgeon, Acipenser ruthenus, Aminal reproduction Science 168: 110-115, 2016. (IF 2015 = 1.377).
  18. Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Krejszeff, S., Żarski, D., Król, J., Butts, I.A.E., Effects of preincubation of eggs and activation medium on the percentage of eyed embryos in ide (Leuciscus idus), an externally fertilizing fish, Theriogenology 85 (5): 849-855, 2016. (IF 2015 = 1.838).
  19. Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Kujawa, R., Krejszeff, S., Butts, I.A.E., Seminal plasma and ovarian fluid biochemistry of Ide Leuciscus idus and Northern pike Esox Lucius, Reproduction in Domestic Animals 51: 960–969, 2016. (IF 2015 = 1.210).
  20. Siddique, M.A.M., Niksirat, H., and Linhart, O., Comparative coelomic fluid composition of sterlet sturgeon Acipenser ruthenus Linnaeus, 1758, Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baerii Brandt, 1869, and Russian sturgeon Acipenser gueldenstaedtii Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1833, Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 32: 820-824 2016. (IF 2015 = 0.783).
  21. Siddique, M.A.M., Psenicka, M., Cosson, J., Dzyuba, B., Rodina, M., Golpour, A. and Linhart, O., Egg stickiness in artificial reproduction of sturgeon: an overview, Reviews in Aquaculture 8(1): 18-29, 2016. (IF 2015 = 4.769).
  22. Bhuiyan, M.K.A., Qureshi, S., Abu Hena, M.K., AftabUddin, S., Siddique, M.A.M., Proximate Chemical Composition of Sea Grapes Caulerpa racemosa (J. Agardh, 1873) Collected from a Sub-Tropical Coast, Virology and Mycology, 5(158): 2161-0517, 2016.
  23. Siddique, M.A.M., Khan, M.S.K., Habib, A., Bhuiyan, M.K.A., and AftabUddin, S., Size frequency and length-weight relationships of three semi-tropical cephalopods from the coastal waters of Bangladesh, Bay of Bengal, Zoology and Ecology 26 (3): 176-180, 2016. (SJR 2015 = 0.27).
  24. Siddique, M.A.M., Butts, I.A.E., Psenicka, M. and Linhart, O., Effects of pre-incubation of eggs in freshwater and varying sperm concentration on fertilization rate in sterlet sturgeon, Acipenser ruthenus, Animal Reproduction Science 159: 141-147, 2015. (IF 2014 = 1.511).
  25. Siddique, M.A.M., Arshad, A. and Amin, S.M.N., Length-weight and length-length relationships of two tropical fish Secutor megalolepis (Mochizuki and Hayashi, 1989) and Rhabdamia gracilis (Bleeker, 1856) from Sabah, Malaysia, Journal of Applied Ichthyology 31(3): 574-575, 2015. (IF 2014 = 0.867).
  26. Siddique, M.A.M., Khan, M.S.K. and Aktar, M., Length-weight relationships for two Gobioid fishes Odontamblyopus rubicundus (Hamilton, 1822) and Pseudapocryptes elongatus (Cuvier, 1816) from the Bakkhali River estuary, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Zoology and Ecology 25 (2): 106-109, 2015.
  27. Siddique, M.A.M., Cosson, J., Psenicka, M. and Linhart, O., A review of the structure of sturgeon egg membranes and of the associated terminology, Journal of Applied Ichthyology 30 (6): 1246-1255, 2014. (IF 2013 = 0.903).
  28. Bhuiyan, M.K.A, Siddique, M.A.M., Zafar, M. and Abu Hena, M.K., Spatial distribution of radioisotope concentrations in the offshore water and sediment of the Bay of Bengal (Indian Ocean), Bangladesh, Isotopes in Environmental & Health Studies 50(1): 134-141, 2014. (IF 2013 = 1.294).
  29. Siddique, M.A.M., Arshad, A. and Amin, S.M.N., Length-weight relationships of the tropical cephalopod Uroteuthis chinensis (Gray, 1849) from Sabah, Malaysia, Zoology and Ecology 24(3): 215-218, 2014.
  30. Aktar, M., Siddique, M.A.M. and Khan, M.A.A., Trace metal concentrations in the green-lipped mussel Perna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758) collected from Maheshkhali Channel, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Journal of 8(1): 42-51, 2014.
  31. Khan, M.S.K., Siddique, M.A.M. and Zamal, H., Replacement of fish meal by plant protein sources in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) diet: growth performance and utilization, Iranian Journal of Fisheries Sciences 12(4): 864-872, 2013. (IF 2012 = 0.614).
  32. Khan, M.S.K., Siddique, M.A.M. and Haque, M.A., New distribution record of longhorn cowfish Lactoria cornuta (Linnaeus 1758) from the inshore water of the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh, Zoology and Ecology 23(1): 88-90, 2013.
  33. Siddique, M.A.M., Aktar, M. and Mohd Azim, M.K., Proximate chemical composition and amino acid profile of two red seaweeds (Hypnea pannosa and Hypnea musciformis) collected from St. Martin’s Island, Bangladesh, Journal of 7(2): 178-186, 2013.
  34. Siddique, M.A.M., Khan, M.S.K. and Bhuiyan, M.K.A., Nutritional composition and amino acid profile of a sub-tropical red seaweed Gelidium pusillum collected from St. Martin’s Island, Bangladesh, International Food Research Journal 20 (5): 2287-2292, 2013.
  35. Siddique, M.A.M. and Aktar, M., Heavy metals in salt marsh sediments of Porteresia bed along the Karnafully River coast, Chittagong, Soil and Water Research 7(3): 117-123, 2012. (IF 2012: 0.333).
  36. Abu Hena, M.K., Kohinoor, S., Siddique, M.A.M., Ismail, J., Idris, M.H. and Amin, S.M.N., Composition of Macrobenthos in the Bakkhali Channel System, Cox’s Bazar with Notes on Soil Parameter, Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 15(13): 641-646, 2012.
  37. Siddique, M.A.M. and Aktar, M., Detection of health hazard insecticide Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) in some common marine dry fish samples from Bangladesh, Health 4(4): 185-189, 2012.
  38. Siddique, M.A.M. and Aktar, M., Heavy metal concentration in pore water of salt marsh along the Karnafully River coast, Bangladesh, Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 5(4): 241-248, 2012.
  39. Siddique, M.A.M., Explaining the role of perceived risk, knowledge, price and cost in dry fish consumption within the Theory of Planned Behaviour, Journal of Global Marketing 25 (4): 181-201, 2012.
  40. Siddique, M.A.M., Abu Hena, M.K., Aktar, M., Trace metal concentrations in salt marsh sediments from Bakkhali River estuary, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Zoology and Ecology 22 (3-4): 254-259, 2012.
  41. Siddique, M.A.M., Barua, P., Ghani, M.H. Comparative study of physico-chemical properties of soil according to the age of aquaculture pond of Bangladesh, Mesopatamian Journal of Marine Science 27(1): 29-38, 2012.
  42. Siddique, M.A.M., Mojumder, P., Zamal, H., Proximate composition of three commercially available marine dry fishes (Harpodon nehereus, Johnius dussumieri and Lepturacanthus savala), American Journal of Food Technology 7(7): 429-436, 2012.
  43. Siddique, M.A.M., Aktar, M., Changes of Nutritional Value of Three Marine Dry Fishes (Johnius dussumieri, Harpodon nehereus and Lepturacanthus savala) during Storage, Food and Nutrition Sciences 2 (10): 1082-1087, 2011.
  44. Siddique, M.A.M., Socio-Economics and Environmental impacts on coastal aquaculture in Southern Coastal Region of Bangladesh, Social Change 2(1 & 2): 24-36, 2011.


International conferences

  1. Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Krejszeff, S., Żarski, D. and Butts, I.A.E., 2015. Duration of egg receptivity in different activating media for an externally fertilizing freshwater fish, Ide (Leuciscus idus) (Oral Presentation). Aquaculture Europe 2015, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 20-24 October 2015.  
  2. Siddique, M.A.M., Linhart, O., Krejszeff, S., Żarski, D., Pitcher, T.E. and Butts, I.A.E., 2015. Gamete biochemistry and genetic architecture on the rate of eyed embryos in an externally fertilizing freshwater fish, Ide Leuciscus idus (Oral Presentation). The 5th International Workshop on the Biology of Fish Gametes, Ancona, Italy, 7-11 September 2015.
  3. Siddique, M.A.M. and Linhart, O., 2014. Fertilize ability of sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus) eggs using different quantity of sperm during pre-incubation with hatchery water (Oral presentation). Aquaculture Europe 2014, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain, 14-17 October 2014.
  4. Siddique, M.A.M., 2012. Destruction of hundred year’s oldest mangrove Chakaria Sunderban forest: socio-economic impact on coastal communities. In proceeding of: Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management (MMM3). Galle, Sri Lanka, 2-6 July 2012, VLIZ Special Publication, 57: 174.
  5. Abu Hena M.K and Siddique, M.A.M., 2010. Salinity intrusion and vulnerability of coastal crop land of Bangladesh to climate change and sea level rise: issues, challenges and future prospects (poster). In: Book of Abstracts. 3rd International Rice Congress, Hanoi, Vietnam. 8-12 November 2010, Abstract no. 4168.

Experiences and Activities

Professional Experience

Aug 2017- May 2019

Assistant Director

Research Cell, Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali – 3814, Bangladesh

Feb 2017 – continue 

Assistant Professor

Department of Oceanography, Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali – 3814, Bangladesh

Oct 2016 – Feb 2017

Research Scientist

Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, Research Institute of Fish Culture and Hydrobiology, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Oct 2013 – Sept 2016

Researcher and Ph.D Candidate

Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, Research Institute of Fish Culture and Hydrobiology, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

Mar 2015 – May 2015

Visiting Researcher

Department of Lake and River Fisheries, Warmia and Mazury University in Olsztyn, Poland.

Jan 2015 – Mar 2015

Visiting Researcher

IFEMER, Station Expérimentale d’Aquaculture, Palavas Les Flots, France.


Honors and awards

2018: Received travel grant to participate OTGA training course: Regional Climate Change and Coastal Disaster Mitigation, Tianjin, China, 17-20 September, 2018.

2016: Awarded 810 Euro from AQUAGAMETE: Cost Action to attend The 7th Aquagamete Training School on “Fish Proteomics”, Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland, 26-30 September, 2016. 

2016: Awarded 825 Euro from AQUAGAMETE: Cost Action to attend The 5th Aquagamete Training School on “Cryopreservation of fish germ cells”, Universitat Politècnica de València, Valencia, Spain, 7-11 March, 2016. 

2015: Awarded 2500 Euro for 45 days research stay in IFREMER, France from AQUAGAMETE: Cost ActionFA1205, Short Term Scientific Mission (EU project) 

2014: Received 634 Euro travel grant from AQUAGAMETE: Cost Action (EU project) for the participation of Aquaculture Europe 2014, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain 

2012: Partial grant for Participation of MMM3 (meeting on mangrove ecology, functioning and management) conference, Galle, Sri lanka, awarded grant 250 Euro, provided by Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium 

2012: Graduate Research Assistantship scholarship from Department of Aquaculture, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia for the tenure of 12 months 

2010: Travel grant for the participation of International Rice Congress, Hanoi, Vietnam. gawarded grant amount 1000 USD, provided by Asia Congress 

2009: NORAD Fellowship from Norway for Master study in Fisheries, Aquaculture Economics and Management


Professional affiliations

Aquaculture Europe; AQUAGAMETE: Cost Action (EU)

National Center of Science and Technology evaluation committee, Ministry of Education and Science Almaty, Republic of Kazakhstan

National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency, Sri Lanka


Experience with the Research Projects

2018-2019: Principal Investigator, “Study of beach heavy minerals and their concentration level in aquatic microphytes from the newly accreted Islands of Noakhali Coast, Bangladesh” project supported by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Bangladesh.

2018-2019: Principal Investigator, “Standardization of breeding protocol for bronze featherback Notopterus notopterus (Foli Mach)” project supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology, People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

2017-2018: Principal Investigator, “Development of hatchery technology of few common culture species for small scale fish farms in Bangladesh” project supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology, People’s Republic of Bangladesh.