Md Abdullah Salman

Assistant Professor,

Geology and Mining,

University of Barishal


About Me

I'm an "Assistant Professor" at the Department of Geology and Mining at the University of Barishal, as well as a "Student Advisor" at the department. I am also the "Faculty Advisor" of the student chapter of SEG (Society of Exploration Geophysicists), EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers), and YouthMapper at the University of Barishal

At Barishal, I have taught GMT 101-Mineralogy, GMT 202-Principles of Stratigraphy, GMT 302-Sedimentology, GMT 304-Economic Geology, GMT 313-Paleontology and Palynology, GMT 405-Applied Petroleum Geology, GMT 409- Seismology and Geohazards and GMT 504- Advance Petroleum Engineering and Province Analyses. Most of my lab courses focus on Subsurface Petroleum, Remote Sensing & GIS, Sedimentological, and Paleontology related.


Latest News

Turning trash into treasure by introducing compost plant in Barishal University campus

Published on: 02.11.23

Waste can be reusable by turning them into compost! The University of Barishal Geophysical Society has got the chance to make it possible. 

"Turning trash into treasure by introducing compost plant in Barishal University campus" titled project inauguration ceremony was held on 2nd November, 2023.  At the opposite of Botanical Garden, University of Barishal. Professor Dr. Md. Sadequl Arefin, Vice-Chancellor, of the University of Barishal was the chief guest. He inaugurated the project by cutting the fillet and filling a hole with a shovel. He encouraged us to do this very well. Md. Abdullah Salman, Assistant Professor, Dept. Geology and Mining chaired the program. On that program, Shukhen Goswami, Chairman & Assistant Professor, Dept. Geology and Mining, Dr. Dhiman Kumer Roy, Associate Professor, Dept. of Geology and Mining, Mohammad Risalat Rafique, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geology and Mining, Md. Ujjal Hossain, Chairman & Assistant Professor, Dept of Botany was presented. This project is conducted by UBGS and funded by ICCAD.

Hoping for something good in the future.

Recognizing Exceptional Research: Awarded the Vice-Chancellor's Award-2023

Published on: 31.10.23

Happy to share that I have received the "Vice-Chancellor's Award-2023" for extraordinary research contribution in the Faculty of Science and Engineering for the period of January 2022 to September 2023.

Congratulations to the other two awardees of the Faculty of Science and Engineering  Dr. Md Manjur Ahmed Sir & Dr. Dhiman Kumer Roy Sir. It's a great honor for me to share a stage with you as a researcher.

Thanks to the University of Barishal authorities for arranging such a motivational event.

Special thanks to the Department of Geology and Mining family.

University of Barishal EAGE Student Chapter Conducts Fieldwork at Kuakata Seabeach, Barishal

Published on: 17.10.23

University of Barishal EAGE Student Chapter Conducts Fieldwork at Kuakata Seabeach, Barishal 🏖️🌎

On October 17, 2023, the University of Barishal EAGE Student Chapter organized a one-day environmental fieldwork event at Kuakata Seabeach, Barishal. More than 30 participants, including student chapter executives and 10 members were selected based on their research proposals of the Department of Geology and Mining at the University of Barishal conducted the fieldwork. 🧑‍🏫👨‍🎓👩‍🎓

During the fieldwork, students had the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the following areas:

-> Identifying environmental problems at Kuakata Beach 🔍📝

-> Developing solutions to these problems 💡⚒️

-> Preventing beach pollution 🌊🚫

-> Managing beach waste 🗑️♻️

-> Conducting sedimentological analysis for tidal influence using the boring method with hand auger across the coastline at a depth variance of 30 to 50 cm 🧪🔬

The fieldwork was a valuable learning experience for the students, providing them with a deeper understanding of the environmental challenges facing Kuakata Beach and the potential solutions to these challenges. 🌊🐠🐡

Orientation class will be commenced on 10.07.23

Published on: 08.07.23

Hello enthusiasts! 👏

We are delighted to announce that the highly anticipated ArcGIS Workshop is about to commence! We placed a date for the very first orientation/introductory class of the course 🌍💡 

Don't miss out!!

🗓️ Orientation Start Date: 10th of July, 2023

⏰ Time: 2.30 PM

📍 Venue: Department of Geology and Mining (2nd floor, Academic Building: 02), Room Number: 2306

Prepare yourself for an immersive and knowledge-packed experience as we delve into the world of ArcGIS. This workshop aims to equip you with valuable insights, practical skills, and a solid foundation in utilizing ArcGIS for geospatial analysis.

Throughout the workshop, the expert instructors will guide you through a comprehensive curriculum, covering topics such as data analysis, map creation, and spatial visualization. Engaging exercises and hands-on activities will ensure an interactive and enriching learning environment. You are encouraged to come with a curious mind, ready to explore and discover the immense potential of ArcGIS in diverse fields. 

Should you have any inquiries or require further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are committed to supporting you every step of the way during this workshop.

Get ready to unlock the full potential of ArcGIS! 

ArcGIS Course Participants!

Published on: 23.06.23

📣 Attention ArcGIS Course Participants! 🌟

We are excited to announce that participant selections for our upcoming ArcGIS workshop have been finalized. Congratulations to all the selected participants enlisted below! 

To facilitate communication and provide essential workshop materials, we have created a dedicated Facebook group exclusively for workshop participants. 

🌐 Please check the email you used for registration to find the Facebook group link. Joining the group will grant you access to class schedules, study materials, and important updates.

We encourage active participation in the group, where you can engage with fellow participants and enhance your ArcGIS knowledge together. 

Thank you for being part of this workshop, and we look forward to a productive and enriching learning experience!

📣 Register Now for the ArcGIS Course

Published on: 09.06.23

It's Completely Free!!

Expand your geospatial skills and unlock the power of ArcGIS with the upcoming ArcGIS course! Whether you're a beginner or looking to enhance your proficiency, this course is designed to take you on an exciting spatial analysis and mapping journey.

Last Date of Registration: 22 June 2023

Don't miss out on this opportunity to:

Seats are limited!!

Register now to secure your spot! Simply click the link below to access the registration form and reserve your place in this exciting course:

Registration Link:

Course Details:

Start Date: 09 July 2023

Duration: Approximately 06 Months

Mode: Online (50%); Offline/In-Person (50%)

Trainer: Md Abdullah Salman, Assistant Professor, Department of Geology and Mining, University of Barishal.

Hurry, the registration deadline is approaching fast! Share this post with your friends and colleagues who might be interested in joining. Let's unlock the full potential of ArcGIS together!

If you have any questions or need further information, feel free to leave a comment below or contact us directly. We look forward to welcoming you to the course and embarking on an exciting geospatial journey!

Note: The Course is entirely funded by Information and Communication Technology Division. Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Bangladesh.