Profile of Dr. Md. Abdul Alim


Dr. Md. Abdul Alim


Department of Entomology (ENT)

Faculty of Agriculture

Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University, Dinajpur.



    IPM of different insects pest (specially in biological control and organic agriculture)


  1. Ph.D., 2010

    Andong National University, Republic of Korea

  2. MS, 2004

    Bangladesh Agricultural University

  3. B.Sc.Ag. (Hon's), 2002

    Bangladesh Agricultural University


  1. Postdoctoral Fellow
    Pear Research Institute, RDA, Republic of Korea

    January 04, 2016 to Present


Journal Papers

  1. 1. Alim, M. A., Song, J., Lim, U. T., Choi J. J. and Hossain, M. A. 2017.  Bioassay of plant extracts against Aleurodicus dispersus (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Florida Entomologist, 100:350-357.

    2. El Taj, H.F., Hossain, K.F., Arifunnahar, M., Alim, M.A. and Bachchu, M.A.A. 2016. Effects of host plants and seasons on the biology of the two-spotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae (Koch). African Entomology 24: 188–196.

    3. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2015.  Effects of fenitrothion on Gryon japonicum (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) parasitizing non-viable, refrigerated eggs of Riptortus pedestris (Hemiptera: Alydidae). Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 18:181-186.

    4. Hossain M.A., Alim, M.A., Ahmed, K.S. and Haque, M. A. 2014. Insecticidal potentials of plant oils against Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: bruchidae) in stored chickpeas. Journal of Entomological society of Iran 34(3).

    5. Hossain M.A., Alim, M.A., Ahmed, K.S. and Haque, M. A. 2014. Biocontrol potential of Dinarmus basalis (Pteromalidae: Hymenoptera) Rondani as a parasitoid of Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) in stored pulse. African Entomology 22: 285–290.

    6. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2014. Ecotoxicological effect of insecticides on Ooencyrtus nezarae (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) reared from refrigerated and unrefrigerated Riptortus pedestris (Hemiptera: Alydidae) host. Biocontrol Science and Technology 14:133-144.

    7. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2011. Refrigerated Eggs of Riptortus pedestris (Hemiptera: Alydidae) added to Aggregation Pheromone traps Increase Field Parasitism in Soybean.  Journal of Economic Entomology 104: 1833-1839.

    8. Taj, H. F. E; Mahmood, S., Kabir, M. A, Hossain. M.A. and Alim, M. A. 2011. Influence of apple cultivars on the development and fecundity of the two spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae (Koch) (Acarina: Tetranychidae). International Journal of Bio-Resource and Stress management 2: 403-408.

    9. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2011. Interspecific larval competition between two egg parasitoids on the refrigerated host eggs Riptortus clavatus Thunberg (Hemiptera: Alydidae). Biocontrol Science and Technology 21: 395-407.

    10. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2010. Biological attributes of Ooencyrtus nezarae Ishii (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) reared on refrigerated eggs of Riptortus pedestris (= clavatus) Fabricius (Heteroptera: Alydidae).  Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 13:139-143.

    11. Alim, M. A., and Lim, U. T. 2009. Refrigeration of Riptortus clavatus (Hemiptera: Alydidae) eggs for the parasitization by Gryon japonicum (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae). Biocontrol Science and Technology 19: 315-325.

    12. Shrestha, S., Alim, M. A., Kim, S., Kim, M., Lee and D., Kim, Y.2009. Diagnostic molecular markers of six lepidopteran insect pests infesting apples in Korea. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 12:107-111.


    National Journal Publication:

    1. Alim, M. A., Hossain, M. A., Rahman, F., Arifunnahar, M., Sabir, A. A. and Mostafiz,  M. 2015. Evaluation of synthetic pesticides against spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus dispersus (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae). Bangladesh Journal of Entomology 25:1-12.

    2. Sarkar, A., Alim, M. A., Uddin, M. N., and Hossain, M. A. 2015. Insecticidal potency of non-edible oils in stored green gram seeds against Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). Bangladesh Journal of Entomology 25:85-98.

    3. Alim, M. A., Hossain, A. A. and Rahman, F. 2014. Population dynamics of spiraling whitefly on ornamental plants and its natural enemies in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Entomology 24:47-55.

    4. Hossain, K.F. Alim, M. A., El Taj, H.F. and Hossain, A. A. 2014. Biological activity of botanical oils against Callosobruchus maculates (F.) in stored blackgram seed. Bangladesh Journal of Entomology 24:57-74.

    5. Bhuyain, M. M. H., Uddin, M. N., Alim, M. A. and Bachchu, M. A. A. 2010. Insecticidal effect of Biskatali plant, Polygonum hydropiper L. extract on bean aphid, Aphis craccivora Koch. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science 21: 81-89.

    6. Alim, M. A., Jahan, M., Islam, K. S., Bhuyain, M. H. H. and Uddin, M. N. 2007. Judicious use of insecticide to control rice leaf folder and conservation of the predator Ophionea indica (Thunberg).   Bangladesh Journal of Progressive Science and Technology 5: 213-216.

    7. Bhuyain, M. M. H., Uddin, M. N., Alim, M. A. and Husain, M. 2006. Screening of mutants of jute for resistance to jute yellow mite. Journal of the Bangladesh Society for Agricultural Science and Technology 3: 77-80.



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    Funded by: Government of Republic of Korea