Project Info

Development of soil cementing effect removal technology caused by extrusive use of ground water in irrigation.

Title of the proposed R & D project: Development of soil cementing effect removal technology caused by extrusive use of ground water in irrigation.

Name and designation of Project Leader & Researcher associates: Leader : Dr. Mala Khan, CSO and Director, DRiCMAssociates : Farzana Hossain (SO); Md. Jalal Uddin (SO)

Objective: Develop technology for removing cementing effect of soil.

Socio-economic importance of the project: The cementing effect of soil due to use of ground water in irrigation is a world-wide problem as it decreases soil fertility as well as productivity. The problem is more severe in Bangladesh as our land is limited. So, there is need of a technology for removal of cementing effect of soil.

Project current status: On going