Dr. Nour Md. Mofiz Uddin Khan, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, DUET, Gazipur

BSc & MS in Chemistry, Dhaka University, Bangladesh PhD in the laboratory of Biomolecular adaptation Science (Antifreeze proteins), Interdisciplinary Research Course, Graduate School of Life Science, Hokkaido University, Japan. Assistant Professor, Dept of Chemistry, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh (04.02.2017 to date) Lecturer, Dept of Chemistry, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh (22.12.2013 to 03.02.2017)

Mobile: +880 1323 154774
Email: [email protected]
Office: +880 1916 575093, +88-02-49274034-53, Extn: 5117
Address: Department of Chemistry, DUET, Gazipur, Bangladesh, Gazipur-1707, Gazipur Sadar, Gazipur
Field of interest: Organic synthesis (Imines & its metal complexes for biological applications, transamidation focusing to the effect of solvents, catalysts….. Bio-remediation of toxic metal/chemicals and it’s mechanisms Bio-cement
Field of specialization: Antifreeze Protein (AFP), Structural Biology, Protein expression, purification (using various chromatography), Biophysical characterization of AFPs,
Degrees Obtained (Starting from Recent Degrees):
# Degree Institute Year Discipline & Field
1 PhD Hokkaido University, Japan 2021 Interdisciplinary research courses
2 M.Sc. University of Dhaka 2009 Organic Chemistry
3 B.Sc (Hons.) University Dhaka 2007 Chemistry
4 HSC Government Sohrawardi College 2001 Science
5 SSC Bawani High School 1999 Science
Publications (Journal):
# Year Title Authors Event
1 2021 X-ray crystallographic analysis of the hydration structure of microbial antifreeze protein N. M.‐Mofiz Uddin KHAN, Sakae TSUDA and Hidemasa KONDO Photon factory report 2020
2 2021 Characterization of microbial antifreeze protein with intermediate activity suggests that a bound-water network is essential for hyperactivity N. M.-Mofiz Uddin Khan, Tatsuya Arai, Sakae Tsuda & Hidemasa Kondo Scientific Reports/ Nature
3 2020 Fish-Derived Antifreeze Proteins and Antifreeze Glycoprotein Exhibit a Different Ice-Binding Property with Increasing Concentration Sakae Tsuda, Akari Yamauchi, N. M.-Mofiz Uddin Khan, Tatsuya Arai, Sheikh Mahatabuddin, Ai Miura and Hidemasa Kondo Biomolecules/MDPI
4 2015 New stigmasterol and long chain alcohol from Tinospora cordifolia NM Mofiz Uddin Khan, Nazneen Akter, Md Sagar Hossain, Md Habibur Rahman International journal of multidisciplinary research and development
5 2012 Scopoletin and β-sitosterol glucoside from roots of Ipomoea digitata N.M.-Mofiz Uddin Khan, Md. Sagar Hossain Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Honors and Awards:
# Title Event Year
1 Excellent Presentation Award International Life Science Symposium 2019, Hokkaido University, Japan 2019