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consultant , research scientist

Saheb Ismail Azad, Indian research scientist, consultant. Achievements include patents pending for fish diagnostics using fish immunoglobulins and bacterial biofilm matrix for bioremediation in shrimp aquaculture; development of farmer-friendly Shrimp immunostimulant; research in viral fish pathogens.

Background

Azad, Saheb Ismail was born on November 27, 1959 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Son of Khasim Saheb and Sabirunnisa.

Education

MFSc, College Fisheries, Managlore, India, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, 1998.

Career

Research assistant fisheries University Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, 1984—1986. Scientist fish & fisheries Indian Council of Agricultural Research Research Complex National Endowment of the Humanities Region, Imphal, India, 1986—1997. Senior scientist fish & fisheries Central Institute Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai, India, 1997—2004.

Associate research scientist MFD Kuwait Institute of Science Research, Salmiya, Kuwait, since 2004. Principal scientist Chemical Industries Basel, Chennai, 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents pending for fish diagnostics using fish immunoglobulins and bacterial biofilm matrix for bioremediation in shrimp aquaculture. Development of farmer-friendly Shrimp immunostimulant. Research in viral fish pathogens.

Membership

Fellow: International Society Biotechnologists, India. Member: Association Inland Fisheries Society India, Professional Fishreis Graduates' Forum India, Mumbai (president 2002-2003, Best Overseas Indian Fisheries Scientists 2006), Andaman Science Association, Asian Fisheries Society.

Connections

Married Abida Abidunnisa Mohyudeen, November 16, 1987. 1 child Suraiya Noor Fathima.

father:
Khasim Saheb Sabirunnisa

mother:
Sabirunnisa

spouse:
Abida Abidunnisa Mohyudeen

child:
Suraiya Noor Fathima Azad