Dr. Md. Awlad Hossain
Dr. Md. Awlad Hossain Professor, Department of Chemistry





Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Drug Synthesis, Medicinal Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Green Chemistry.


  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Ken-ichi Yamashita, Kazunori Hirabayashi, Toshio Shimizu, Kenta Goto, and Ken-ichi Sugiura*, Thiophene-Fused Dinaphthopentaphenes: Versatile Applications of 1,2-Bis(pyren-2-yl)aromatics in the Synthesis of p-Expanded Molecules; Chemistry Select, 2017, 2, 4343–4348
  • Nahid Sajia Afrin, Md. Awlad Hossain and Koushik Saha; Phytochemical screening of plant extracts and GC-MS analysis of n-Hexane soluble part of crude chloroform extract of Cuscuta reflexa (Roxb.); J. of Pharm. Phytochem., 2019; 8(2): 560-564.
  • Nahid Sajia Afrin*, Tarannum Tasnim, Meher Nigar Mousumy,  Md. Awlad Hossain, Md. Abu Bakar Siddique, Md. Aminul Ahsan,  Md. Ahedul Akbor and Koushik Saha; Proximate and Elemental Analysis of Three Medicinal Plants: Cuscuta reflexa, Cassia tora and Cassia fistula. Eur. J. Med. Plants 2018, 26(4): 1-8.

  • Rotaro Fujii, Dr.  Md. Awlad Hossain, Hisato Akimoto,  Dr. Kazunori Hirabayashi, Prof. Dr. Toshio Shimizu, Dr. Kazuhiko Akiyama, Dr. Kenta Goto, Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Nishikawa, Prof. Dr. Ken-ichi Yamashita, Prof. Dr. Ken-ichi Sugiura*;  Synthesis of Tetra(3-thienyl) biphenoquinone and its Charge Transfer Complex with Perylene. Asian J. Org. Chem, 2017, 7(1), 171 – 178.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Kazuhiko Akiyama, and Ken-ichi Sugiura*; Pyren-2-ylsubstituted biphenoquinone and p-benzoquinone: Pyren-2-yl as a weak electronwithdrawing substituent. Chemistry Select, 2016, 1(21), 6859 – 6865.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Kazuhiko Akiyama, Kenta Goto, and Ken-ichi Sugiura*; Thermal reductive disproportionation of 3,3΄,5,5΄-tetraphenyldiphenoquinone with drastic color change: Potential prototype of data storage advancedmaterials. Chemistry Select, 2016, 1(13), 3784 – 3790.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Kazuhiko Akiyama, and Ken-ichi Sugiura*; Synthesis of 3,3΄΄,5,5΄΄-tetraphenyl-4,4΄΄-terphenoquinone and its reductive disproportionation Reaction. Chemistry Select, 2016, 1(13), 4137 – 4142.
  • Ken-ichi Yamashita, Akihiro Nakamura, Md. Awlad Hossain, Kazunori Hirabayashi, Toshio Shimizu, and Ken-ichi Sugiura*; Oxidative intramolecular C-C bond formation reaction of 1,2-bis(pyren-2-yl)benzene: Synthesis and characterization of benzodinaphthopentaphene. Bulltin Chemical. Society. Japan. 2015, 88, 1083–1085.
  • Md. Mostafa Kamal, Md. Awlad Hossain, Md. Al- Amin and Md. Rabiul Islam*; Synthesis of mannich bases from morpholine and piperidine to study their cyctotoxicity againt brine shrimp leyjality bioassy. Journal of Banladesh. Cheical Soiety, 201426(2), 126-34.
  • Halima Begum, Md. Awlad Hossain, Md. Al- Amin and Md. Rabiul Islam*; Synthesis and characterrization of a series of mannich bases as cytotoxic agents. Journal of Banladesh. Cheical Soiety. 2013, 26(1), 93-99
  • Md. Ilias Mahmud, Sajib Banik, Md. Awlad Hossain and Md. Rabiul Islam Synthesis and characterization of a few bridgeheaded nitrogenious heterocyclic positional isomers derived from 5- ethylisatin-3-ihiosemicarbazone, J. Bang. Chem. Soc, 2011, 24(1), 9196.
  • Sajib Banik, Md.Awlad Hossain and Md.Rabiul Islam, Synthesis of some bridgehead Nitrogen heterocycles from 5-methylisatin-3-thiosemicarbazide, J. Uni. J. Sci., 2010, 33(1), 69-74.
  • Hori Pod Devnath, Md. Awlad Hossain and M.R. Islam, Synthesis of Some pyrazolone derivatives and their cytotoxicity study, J. Uni. J. Sci.2010, 33(2), 79-88.
  • Uttam Kumar Sarker, Md. Awlad Hossain and Md.Rabiul Islam, Synthesis of some heterocycles from isatin and isatin derivatives as Cytotoxic agent, J. Uni. J. Sci., 2010, 33(2), 89-94
  • Md. Imran Hossain, Md. Awlad Hossain and Md. Rabiul Islam, Synthesis and study of the cytotoxicity of the Mannich bases from primary amines and cyclic amides. J. Uni. J. Sci., 2011, 34(1), 1-10


  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Fumito Tani, Kenta-Goto, Ken-ichi SugiuraThe Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference 2019; "Syntheses of Azulene Based Novel Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Their Photophysical Properties", Bangkok, Thailand. Oral Presentation, No.: OR-O-002.

  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Masashi Hasegawa,  Ken-ichiSugiura , The 98th Annual Meeting of the Chemical Society of Japan. “Syntheses of Structurally Well-defied Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons by One Pot Cascade Reaction of the Suzuki-Miyaura and the Mizoroki-Heck Coupling Reactions.”.Oral presentation, Presentation No.: 2F2-46.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Kenta Goto,  Ken-ichiSugiura , The 96th Annual Meeting of the Chemical Society of Japan. “Synthesis and Properties of 3,3,5,5-Tetrakis (pyrene-2yl)diphenoquinone.”.Oral presentation, Presentation No.: 1F1-05.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Ken-ichi  Yamashita and Ken-ichi Sugiura. The 70th Meeting of Kanto Branch of the Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry.“Novel Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Constructed from Pyrene Building Blocks .” Oral Presentation, Presentation No.: C-19.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Ken-ichi Yamashita and Ken-ichi Sugiura. The 68th Meeting of Kanto Branch of the Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry. “Synthetic Studies on Pyrene-Fused-Pyrenes.” Oral Presentation, Presentation No.: C-12.
  • Md. Awlad Hossain, Ken-ichi Yamashita, Motoko S.Asano and Ken-ichi Sugiura.  International Exchange Program, The Global Human Resource Program Bridging across Physics and Chemistry “Synthesis of Mannich Bases as Cytotoxic Agents and Long-Range Dynamics of Covalently- Linked Porphyrin  Dimers in the Excited States.” Poster Presentation, Poster No.: P6

Academic Info

Institute: Tokyo Metropolitan University
Period: October 2013 to September 2016


Institute: Jahangirnagar University
Period: July 2005 to June 2006

Masters in Chemistry

Institute: Jahangirnagar University
Period: July 2002 to June 2005

B.Sc(Hons), Chemistry


Organization: Jahangirnagar University
Position: Associate Professfor
Period: 20 May 2017 to continue
Organization: Jahangirnagar University
Position: Assistant Professor
Period: 03 February 2013 to 19 May 2017
Organization: Jahangirnagar University
Position: Lecturer
Period: 05 December 2009 to 02 February 2013
Organization: Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Position: Executive
Period: 25 September 2008 to 05 December 2009


Dr. Md. Awlad Hossain

Department of Chemistry
Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.
Cell Phone: +8801818493257
Work Phone: +88027791045-51 Ext. 2227
Email: awladchem@juniv.edu , awladju_348@yahoo.com