Dr. Minhaz Uddin Ahmed

Senior Assistant Professor
Dr. Minhaz’s Research Group Website https://ubdbiosensors.wordpress.com
Latest Publications https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=k7jlQGoAAAAJ


Educational Qualifications: BSc, MSc (DU), PhD (JAIST, Japan)

Research Interests

  • Next Generation Nucleic Acids and Protein Biosensors
  • Novel Chemical Biology and Biomaterials Approaches
  • Point-of-Care (POC) Micro Devices
  • Agro/Food based Applied Biotechnology
  • DNA/Protein Bioinformatics and Bioengineering


  • SC-4363 Modern Analytical Techniques
  • SC-4366 Food chemistry and chemical analysis of food
  • SC-4367 Biosensors Biochips and Nanobiotechnology
  • SB-4340 Nutritional Biochemistry

Research Publications

  • Hamadah Nur Lubis, Nur Thaqifah Salihah, M. Mosharraf Hossain, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, Development of fast and sensitive real-time qPCR assay based on a novel probe for detection of porcine DNA in food sample. LWT Food Science and Technology, 84, 686-692 (2017).

  • Syazana Abdullah Lim, David Koh, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, Single wall carbon nanotube and magnetic bead based electrochemical immunosensor for sensitive detection of salivary secretory immunoglobulin A, 10.2174/2211556006666170525161225, Current Analytical Chemistry (2017).

  • Mohammad Rizwan, Noor Faizah Mohd-Naim, Natasha Keasberry, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, Ultrasensitive and Label-free β-2-Microglobulin Electrochemiluminescence Immunosensor using Noncovalently Functionalized CdSe-QDs Electrodes with Nano-Au doped Carbon Nanoonion-Chitosan Composite, Analytical Methods, 9 (17), 2570-2577 (2017).

  • Hamadah Nur Lubis, Noor Faizah Mohd-Naim, Nur Nazurah Alizul, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, From market to food plate: current technology and innovations in Halal food analysis. Trends in Food Science and Technology 58, 55-68 (2016).

  • Sharmili Roy, Sim Wei Xiao, Jean Liew Zhi Ying, Mohammedali Safavieh, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, A novel and sensitive loop-mediated isothermal amplified DNA detection in solution using luminophore dye. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 86, 346–352 (2016).

  • Syazana Abdullah Lim and Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, A label free electrochemical immunosensor for sensitive detection of porcine serum albumin as a marker for pork adulteration in raw meat, Food Chemistry, 206, 197-203 (2016).

  • Mohammadali Safavieh, Manoj K. Kanakasabapathy, Farhang Tarlan, Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, Mohammed Zourob, Waseem Asghar, Hadi Shafiee, Emerging Loop-mediated isothermal amplification-based microchip and microdevice technologies for nucleic acid detection, ACS Biomaterial Science and Engineering, 2 (3), 278–294 (2016).

  • Minhaz Uddin Ahmed, M. Mosharraf Hossain, Mohammedali Safavieh, Yen Lu Wong, Ibrahim Abd Rahman, Mohammed Zourob and Eiichi Tamiya, Toward the development of smart and low cost point-of-care biosensors based on screen printed electrodes. Critical Review in Biotechnology, 36(3):495-505. (2016)