Research Team

ReHyCaRe boasts an expert team of faculty members and associates from four universities (three leading public universities of Bangladesh with USG-supported partner at USA). The ReHyCaRe consortium – Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (leading institution), Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), University of Dhaka (DU) and USG-Supported partner Florida Institute of Technology (FIT), USA.  All four institutions are contributing to this project with their more than 100 years of expertise combined to carry out the lab-scale proof-of-concept with system scale evaluation.

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Kawnish Kirtania (PI)

Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, BUET, Dhaka

Professor Kazi Bayzid Kabir (Co-PI)

Department of Chemical Engineering, BUET, Dhaka

Bangladesh Agricultural University

Professor Chayan Kumar Saha (Co-PI)

Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering, BAU, Mymensingh

Professor Md. Monjurul Alam (Co-PI)

Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering, BAU, Mymensingh

University of Dhaka

Dr. Mohammad Ismail (Co-PI)

Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Dhaka

Florida Institute of Technology

Dr. Mohammad Toufiq Reza (USG-funded PEER Partner)

Assistant Professor, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, USA