Kazi Matin Ahmed

Professor, Department of Geology, University of Dhaka

Professor Dr. Kazi Matin Ahmed of the Department of Geology, University of Dhaka is a leading researcher on groundwater in Bangladesh with focuses on impacts of urbanization on groundwater; microbiological contamination of groundwater from onsite sanitation; occurrence and mitigation arsenic contamination in groundwater; occurrence and mitigation of salinity in groundwater. His current research includes applications of Managed Aquifer Recharge in Coastal Aquifers of Bangladesh for increasing water access in collaboration with the Acacia Water and Department of Public Health Engineering; Delta-MAR with University of Utrecht and Technical University of Delft, Netherlands; Underground Taming of Flood for Irrigation with IWMI.

Recent work by Kazi Matin Ahmed