Dr. Shahanara  Begum
Dr. Shahanara Begum

Professor Contact No : 88-01716-504060
Department of Crop Botany Email : shahanarab@bau.edu.bd
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Research Interest:    Plant Anatomy, Wood biomass formation
B. Sc. Ag (Hons)    - 2000
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
MS In Crop Botany    - 2002
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
Bangladesh
Master Of Science In Agriculture    - 2006
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Japan
Doctor Of Philosophy In Agriculture    - 2009
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Japan
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  • Study on cambial reactivation in hybrid poplar (Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata) induced by localized heating of stem (MS Thesis)
  • Cell biological studies on the mechanism of cambial activity in trees (PhD Thesis)
  • Understanding the role of temperature in some hardwood and coniferous trees in Bangladesh - Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Mechanism of regulation of seasonal cambial activity and their relationship with storage substances in trees - Funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES)
  • Relationship between seasonal cambial activity and changes in storage materials around the cambium in trees - Funded by University Grants Commission (UGC)
  • Responses to rising ambient temperature on cellular mechanism of wood formation in trees - Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Accumulation pattern of storage substances in ray parenchyma cells of hardwood trees - Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Fluctuation in the levels and localization of starch and lipids in cambium of hardwood trees  - Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Microscopic investigation of wood formation: focusing artificial application of water in teak (Tectona grandis) in Bangladesh - Funded by Ministry of Education
  • Exploration the role of temperature on wood formation of selected hardwood and coniferous trees in Bangladesh - Funded by The World Academy of Sciences (TWA
  • Regulation of wood formation in trees by temperature and water - Funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System  (BAURES)
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Lecturer
06/24/2001 - 01/26/2004
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Assistant Professor
01/27/2004 - 09/15/2009
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Associate Professor
09/16/2009 - 12/07/2014
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Professor
08/12/2014 -
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Total Number:  28
 
  • Shahanara Begum, Osamu Furusawa, Masaki Shibagaki, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Joto Yoshimoto, Md Hasnat Rahman, Yuzou Sano and Ryo Funada. 2019. Localization of actin filaments and cortical microtubules in wood-forming tissues of conifers. IAWA Journal (In Press). https://brill.com/view/journals/iawa/aop/article-10.1163-22941932-40190255.xml
  • Md Hasnat Rahman, Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Satoshi Nakaba, Peter Kitin, ; Kayo Kudo, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Sri Nugroho Marsoem, Ryo Funada.  2019. Changes in cambial activity are related to precipitation patterns in four tropical hardwood species grown in Indonesia. American Journal of Botany. 106 : 760-771. https://bsapubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ajb2.1297
  • Shahanara Begum, Kayo Kudo, Md Hasnat Rahman, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Eri Nabeshima, Widyanto Dwi nugroho, Yuichiro Oribe, Peter Kitin, Hyun-o-Jin, Ryo Funada. 2018. Climate change and regulation of wood formation in trees by temperature. Trees. 32: 3-15. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00468-017-1587-6
  • Md Hasnat Rahman, Kayo Kudo, Shahanara Begum, Yusuke Yamagishi, Takahiro Muraishi, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Chanhui Lee, Hyun-O Jin, Ryo Funada. 2018. Effects of auxin-transport-inhibitor and defoliation on wood formation in locally-heated Abies homolepis. IAWA Journal. 39(4): 353-371. https://brill.com/view/journals/iawa/39/4/article-p353_1.xml
  • Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Md Hasnat Rahman, Kyo Kudo, Sri Nugroho Marsoem, and Ryo Funada. 2018. Stem gravitropism and tension wood formation in Acacia mangium seedlings inclined at various angles. Annals of Botany. 122 (1): 87-94. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/122/1/87/4992139
  • Shahanara Begum, Kayo Kudo, Yugo matsuoka, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Eri Nabeshima, Md Hasnat Rahman, Widyanto Dwi nugroho, Yuichiro Oribe, Hyun-o-Jin, Ryo Funada. 2016. Localized cooling of stems induces latewood formation and cambial dormancy during seasons of active cambium in conifers. Annals of Botany. 117: 465-477. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/117/3/465/2195693
  • Md Hasnat Rahman, Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Kayo Kudo, Eri Nabeshima, Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Yuichiro Oribe, Ryo Funada. 2016. Relationship between the earlywood-to-latewood transition and changes in levels of stored starch around the cambium in locally heated stems of the evergreen conifer Chameparis pisifera. Trees. 30: 1619-1631. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00468-016-1395-4
  • Kayo Kudo, Eri Nabeshima, Shahanara Begum, Yusuke Yamagishi, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Koh Yasue, Ryo Funada. 2014. The effects of localized heating and disbudding on cambial reactivation and earlywood vessels in seedlings of the deciduous ringporous hardwood, Quercus serrata. Annals of Botany. 113: 1021-1027. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/113/6/1021/87362
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Yuichiro Oribe, Ryo Funada. 2013. Regulation of cambial activity in relation to environmental conditions: understanding the role of temperature in wood formation of trees. Physiologia Plantarum. 147 (1): 46-54. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1399-3054.2012.01663.x
  • Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamaghi, Shahanara Begum, Sri Nugroho Marsoem, Jae-Heung Ko, Hyun-O Jin and Ryo F 2013. Gibberellin mediates the gelatinous fibres in the tension wood of inclined Acacia mangium seedlings. Annals of Botany. 112: 1321-1329. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/112/7/1321/154429
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Kenichi Yamane, Md. Azharul Islam, Yuichiro Oribe , Jae Ko , Hyun-O-Jin, Ryo Funada. 2012. A rapid decrease in temperature induces latewood formation after reactivation of cambium in conifer stems by localized heating. Annals of Botany. 110 (4): 875-885. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/110/4/875/149655
  • Shahanara Begum, Masaki Shibagaki, Osamu Furusawa, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Joto Yoshimoto, Hyun-O Jin, Yuzou Sano, Ryo Funada. 2012. Cold stability of microtubules in wood-forming tissues of conifers during seasons of active and dormant cambium. Planta. 235: 165-179. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00425-011-1500-2
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Azharul Islam, Yusuke Yamagishi, Ryo Funada. 2012. Effects of low temperature in reactivated cambial cells induced by localized heating during winter dormancy in conifers. American Journal of plant Physiology7 (1):30-40. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=ajpp.2012.30.40
  • Md. Azharul Islam, Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba and Ryo Funada. 2012. Distribution and pattern of availability of storage starch and cell death of ray parenchyma cells of a conifer tree (Larix kaempferi). Research Journal of Recent Sciences, 1(5): 1-10.
  • Azharul Islam and Shahanara Begum. 2012. Histochemical and Anatomical Studies of Phloem and Xylem Cells of Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.) Tree. International Journal of Natural Sciences. 2 (1):1-7. https://www.banglajol.info/index.php/iJNS/article/view/10876
  • Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Yusuke Yamaghi, Satoshi Nakaba, Shiori Fukuhara, Shahanara Begum, Sri Nugroho Marsoem, Jae-Heung Ko, Hyun-O Jin and Ryo F 2012. Gibberellin is required for the formation of tension wood and stem gravitropism in Acacia mangium seedlings. Annals of Botany.110: 887-895. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/110/4/887/149567
  • Satoshi Nakaba, Shahanara Begum, Yusuke Yamagishi, Hyo Jin, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo 2012. Differences in the timing of cell death, differentiation and function among three different types of ray parenchyma cells in the hardwood Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata. Trees. 26: 743-750. https://link.springer.com/article 10.1007%2Fs00468-011-0640-0
  • Hasnat Rahman, Md. Azharul Islam, and Shahanara Begum. 2011. Comparative analysis of pod yield between wild and cultivated pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan) genotypes based on floral abscission. Journal of Experimental Biosciences. 2: 27-32.
  • Hasnat Rahman, Md. Azharul Islam, and Shahanara Begum. 2011. Variation of floral abscission and reproductive efficiency in different cultivated genotypes of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan). Singapore Journal of Scientific Research. 1: 164-172. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=sjsres.2011.164.172
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuchiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo and Ryo Funada. 2010. Changes in the localization and levels of starch and lipids in cambium and phloem during cambial reactivation by artificial heating of main stems of Cryptomeria japonica Annals of Botany. 106: 885-895. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/106/6/885/139934
  • Zannatul Nasrin, M. Yoshikawa, Y. Nakamura, Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, M. Uesugi, Y. Osakabe, T. Sonoki, K. Sato, Ryo Funada, Y. Iimura, Y. Katayama and S. Kajita. 2010. Overexpression of a fungal laccase gene induces nondehiscent anthers and morphological changes in flowers of transgenic tobacco. Journal of Wood Science. 56: 460-469. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10086-010-1126-1
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuchiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo and Ryo Funada. 2010. Cambial sensitivity to rising temperatures from late winter to early spring in the evergreen conifer Cryptomeria japonica. Trees. 24: 43-52. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00468-009-0377-1
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Vilma Bayramzadeh, Yuchiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo and Ryo Funada. 2008. Temperature responses of cambial reactivation and xylem differentiation in hybrid poplar (Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata) under natural conditions. Tree Physiology. 28:1813-1819. https://academic.oup.com/treephys/article/28/12/1813/1682733
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuchiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo and Ryo 2007. Induction of cambial reactivation by localized heating in a deciduous hardwood hybrid poplar (Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata). Annals of Botany. 100:439-447. https://academic.oup.com/aob/article/100/3/439/164993
  • Shahanara Begum, Md. Azharul Islam and A.K.M.A. Prodhan. 2007. Anatomy of the rachis of the inflorescence of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan). International Journal of Botany. 3: 85-90. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=ijb.2007.85.90
  • Shahanara Begum, Md. Azharul Islam and A.K.M.A. Prodhan. 2007. Anatomy of the stem of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan). Asian Journal of Plant Sciences. 6:276-281. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=ajps.2007.276.281
  • Shahanara Begum and A.K.M.A. Prodhan. 2003. Anatomy of the root of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan). Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences. 6: 1296-1303. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=pjbs.2003.1296.1303
  • Alamgir Hossain, Md. Rezaul Karim, Shahanara Begum, Md. Alamgir. Hossain and Md.Abdul Haque. 2002. Effect of cephalexin on sex expression, fruit development and yield of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Journal of Biological Sciences. 2:656-658. https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=jbs.2002.656.658
Total Number:  21
 

Articles in Book:

  • Ryo Funada, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Kayo Kudo, Eri Nabeshima, Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Md Rahman Hasnat, Yuichiro Oribe,  Satoshi Nakaba. 2016. Xylogenesis in trees: from cambial cell division to cell death. In: Ryo Funada (ed). Secondary Xylem Biology-Origin, Function and Applications. Academic Press, London, UK.
  • Satoshi Nakaba, Peter Kitin, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Kayo Kudo, Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Ryo Funada. 2015. Three-dimensional imaging of cambium and secondary xylem cells by confocal laser scanning microscopy. In: Edward Chee Tak Yeung, Claudio Stasolla Michael John Sumner, Bing Quan Huang. Plant Microtechniques and Protocols. Springer, Heidelberg, London, New York.

 International seminar/conference attended

  •  Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Md. Azharul Islam, Yusuke Yamagishi, Yuichiro Oribe, Ryo Funada. Title: Induction of latewood formation and earlier cambial dormancy during active seasons of cambium by localized cooling in conifers. 62nd Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Hokkaido, March 2012.
  • Md. Azharul Islam, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Ryogo Nakada and Ryo Funada. 2012. Histochemical Changes in Ray Parenchyma Cells of Larix kaempferi from Sapwood to Heartwood. The 62nd Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society, Hokkaido, Japan, March 2012.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Ryo Funada. Title: Differences in cold response of plant cytoskeleton at low temperature in Abies firma during seasons of active and dormant cambium. The 3rd International Symposium of Indonesian Wood Research Society. Yogyakarta, Indonesia, November 2011.
  • Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shahanara Begum, Sri Nugroho Marsoem, Ryo Funada. Title: Changes in wood anatomical characteristics on artificially inclined Acacia mangium seedlings. The 3rd International Symposium of Indonesian Wood Research Society. Yogyakarta, Indonesia, November 2011.
  • Ryo Funada, Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Widyanto Dwi Nugroho, Yuichiro Oribe. Title: Regulation of cambial activity in woody plants in relation to environmental conditions. Stavanger, Norway, August 2011.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Ryo Funada. Title: Effects of rapid decrease in temperature on localized heating-induced cambial activity in conifers during winter dormancy. 2nd International Conference on Environmental Aspects of Bangladesh. Kita Kyushu, Japan, September 2011.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yusuke Yamagishi, Shiori Fukuhara, Yuichiro Oribe, Ryo Funada. Title: Decrease in temperature produced latewood like structure in localized-heat induced differentiating xylem during winter dormancy in conifers. 61th Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Kyoto, March 2011.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Species-dependent cambial sensitivity to rising temperatures by artificial heating and natural condition in hybrid poplar (Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata) and Cryptomeria japonica trees: 60th Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Miyazaki, March 2010.
  • Shahanara Begum, Shiori Fukuhara, Satoshi Nakaba, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Differences in the sensitivity and stability of microtubules at low temperature in Abies firma: 59th Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Nagano, March 2009.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Induction of cambial activity and xylem differentiation by increase in temperature in hybrid poplar and Cryptomeria japonica trees: The Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology Annual Meeting, Korea, April 2009.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Cambial reactivation and xylem differentiation in hybrid poplar and Cryptomeria japonica trees by localized heating and under natural conditions: The 7th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference (PRWAC). Kualalumpur, Malaysia, August 2009.
  • Ryo Funada, Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe. Title: Cambial cell biology in trees. Seoul, Korea, November 2009.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Effects of low temperature on localized heating-induced cambial activity and xylem differentiation in Cryptomeria japonica during winter dormancy: 58th Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Tsukuba, March 2008.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Cambial reactivation and xylem differentiation in hybrid poplar by localized heating and under natural conditions: Wood Matters - A Celebration of the Work of John Barnett. London, May 2008.
  • Ryo Funada, Satoshi Nakaba, Shahanara Begum, Masayuki Shibagaki, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo. Title: Microtubules and wood formation: Wood Matters - A Celebration of the Work of John Barnett. London, UK, May 2008.
  • Mi-hwa Jung, Yasumiko Wakabayashi, Satoshi Nakaba, Shahanara Begum, Tomoyuki Fujii, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Anatomical changes in the main stems by the application of methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid: The Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology Annual Meeting, Korea, April 2007.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Temperature responses of cambial reactivation, xylem differentiation and bud burst in hybrid poplar for two winter seasons: 57th Annual Meeting of Japan Wood Research Society. Hiroshima, August 2007.
  • Shahanara Begum, Satoshi Nakaba, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo, Ryo Funada. Title: Effect of localized heating on cambial reactivation in deciduos diffuse-porous hardwood hybrid popular (Populus sieboldii x P. grandidentata): The 6th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference (PRWAC). Kyoto, Japan, December 2005.
  • Ryo Funada, Satoshi Nakaba, Shahanara Begum, Masayuki Shibagaki, Yuichiro Oribe, Takafumi Kubo. Title: Changes in stability of microtubules depending on cambial activity: The 6th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Conference (PRWAC). Kyoto, Japan, December 2005.
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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
JSPS Post Doctoral Fellowship Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology Post Doc.
JSPS Young Scientist Research Fellowship Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology PhD Degree
Monbukagakusho Scholarship Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology Master Degree
Rahela Khatun Memorial Award Bangladesh Agricultural University For Obtaining highest marks in B.Sc. Ag (Hons)
Membership Type Organization
Life member International Association of Wood Anatomists (IAWA)
Life member Krishibid Institution
Life member Japanese University Alumni Association of Bangladesh (JUAAB)
Life member Japan Wood Research Society (JWRS)