K. Nahar and W.L.Pan. 2015. Urea fertilization: Effects on Growth, Nutrient uptake and Root Development of the Biodiesel Plant ( Ricinus communis). American Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 5(4): 320 - 335
K. Nahar, Sanwar Sunny. (2016). Bio-diesel, Glycerin and Seed Cake production from roof-top gardening of Jatropha curcas L. Current Environmental Engineering, Forthcoming (Accepted).
K. Nahar and S.A.Sunny, 2014. Jatropha curcas L: A Sustainable Feedstock for the Production of Bioenergy and Byproducts. Journal of Energy and Natural resources.3 (4):51-57
K. Nahar and R. Borna. 2013. In Vitro Plant Regeneration from Shoot Tip Explants Of Jatropha Curcas L: A Biodiesel Plant. ARPN Journal of Science and Technology. 3(1):38-42
K. Nahar. 2013. Castor Bean (Ricinus communis L.) - A Biofuel Plant:Morphological and Physiological Parameters Propagated from Seeds in Bangladesh. Asian Business Review, 2(2): 64-66
K. Nahar & Hoque, S. 2013. A Morphological and Physiological Study of Jatropha curcas Linn. Propagated from Seeds in Bangladesh. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, 13(8), 1115-1118
K. Nahar and R.S. Borna, 2012. In vitro Propagation from Shoot tip Explants of Castor oil plant (Ricinus communis L): A Bioenergy Plant, Canadian Journal on Scientific and Industrial Research. 3 (5):354-355.
K. Nahar and S.M. Ullah, 2012. Morphological and Physiological Characters of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill) Cultivars under Water Stress. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Research, 37(2): 355-360.
K. Nahar. 2012. Biogas Production from Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes). Asian Journal of Applied Science and Engineering. 1(1): 9-13
K. Nahar and S.A. Sunny, 2011. Extraction of Biodiesel from a Second Generation Energy Crop (Jatropha curcas L.) by Transesterification Process. Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 4: 498-503.
K. Nahar and M. Ozores Hampton, 2011. Jatropha: An Alternative Substitute of Fossil Fuel. University of Florida, USA, IFAS Extension. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/HS1193
K. Nahar, 2011.Sweet Sorghum: An alternate feedstock for Bioethanol. Iranica Journal of Energy and Environment. 2 (1): 58 -61
K. Nahar, S.M. Ullah and N. Islam, 2011. Osmotic Adjustment and Quality Response of Five Tomato Cultivars (Lycopersicon
esculentum Mill) Following Water Deficit Stress under Subtropical Climate. Asian Journal of Plant Sciences. 10 (2): 153-157.
K. Nahar, S. A. Sunny and S. S. Shazi, 2011. Land Use requirement and urban growth Implications for the production of biofuel in Bangladesh. Canadian Journal on Scientific and Industrial Research. 2(6): 195-208.
K. Nahar and R. Gretzmacher. 2011. Response of Shoot and Root Development of Seven Tomato Cultivars in Hydrophonic System under Water Stress. Academic Journal of Plant Sciences, 4(2): 57-63.
K. Nahar, S. M. Ullah and R. Gretzmacher. 2011. Influence of soil moisture stress on height, dry matter and yield of seven tomato cultivars. Canadian Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. 2(4):160-163.
K. Nahar and S.M Ullah, 2011. Effect of water stress on moisture content distribution in soil and morphological characters of two tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill) cultivars. Bangladesh Journal of Scientific research. 3 (3): 677-682.
K. Nahar and R. Gretzmacher. 2002. Effect of water stress on nutrient uptake, yield and quality of tomato (L.e) under subtropical conditions Die Bodenkultur. Austrian Journal of Agricultural Research. 53: 45-51.
S.A. Ahad, A.S.M. Mohiuddin and K. Nahar. 1993. A Study of some morphological and physical properties of soils from Raojan Rubber Plantation of Chittagong, Bangladesh. Journal of Soil Science. 24 (1&2) 31-39.
M.S. Hussain, K. Nahar, A.K.M.E. Islam and S.F. Elahi, 1989. A Morphological and clay mineralogical study of some soils from Bhola District in Bangladesh. Dhaka University Studies. Part B, 4 (2): 93-104.
K. Nahar. 2011. Cultivation of Jatropha curcas L. in Bangladesh: A Sustainable Solution to the Energy, Environmental and Socioeconomic Crisis . ISBN: 978-3-639-36580-1. VDM Publisher.
K. Nahar. 2014. Soils of the Coastal Belt of Bangladesh. ISBN: 978-3-639-66686-1. Scholars’ Press
K.Nahar. 2014. . Effect of Water Stress on Nutrient Uptake, Osmotic Adjustment and Root Development in Different Tomato Cultivars. ISBN 978- 1-312-59237-7. Lulu Publisher
International Conference Proceeding: “Global Biotechnology Congress 2014” Boston USA.. Poster paper presentation. Poster Title: Urea Fertilization: Effects on growth, nutrient uptake and root development of the biodiesel plant, castor bean (Ricinus communis L).
04/13-08/13 Visiting Scholar , Washington State University Pullman, WA, USA
Biofuel Cropping Systems (BCS), Nutrient Cycling and Rhizosphere Ecology (NCRE) Research, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences
07/12- 09/13 Principal Investigator, North South University Dhaka, Bangladesh
Funded Project: Climate Change Mitigation and Prospect of Biofuel Production
from Second Generation Energy Crop Jatropha with Environmental and Socioeconomic Benefits
06/11-01/12 Senior Researcher, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh
In vitro propagation of Jatropha and castor plant to produce sustainable feedstock for energy Tissue culture laboratory, Department of Botany
05/09-Present Researcher, North South University Dhaka, Bangladesh
Alternative energy (Biofuel) - Jatropha, Castor oil, Water Hyacinth and other energy crops
08/10-11/10 Visiting Scholar, University of Florida Immokalee, Florida, USA
Worked with Jatropha Curcas at Intelligentsia International, Inc with the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS- University of Florida) in Hendry County Sustainable Biofuels Center
07/01-07/10 Researcher, Independent University, Dhaka University, North South University Nationwide, Bangladesh
Worked with subtropical fruits and vegetables in field and greenhouse settings, laboratory analysis of soil, plant and waters samples
03/97-08/00 Research Assistant, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Austria Research included working with different varieties of tomato on hydrophonic systems in the greenhouse
04/95-02/97 Research Associate, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh
Effect of salt and water stress (drought) in Bangladesh soils on Rabi crops (winter crops - oil seeds and vegetables)