Abdullah-Al-Muti (1930-1998) or Abdullah-Al-Muti Sharfuddin was a famous scientist and science writer of Bangladesh. Muti was born on 1 January 1930 in the village Fulbari, Sirajganj. He obtained MSc degree (1953) in Physics from the University of Dhaka and MA (1960) and PhD (1962) in Education from the University of Chicago, USA.
Al-Muti Sharafuddin played an important role in popularizing science among the younger generation of Bangladesh by publishing 28 books on science, education and environment. He won numerous prestigious awards including Independence Day Award, Ekushey Padak, Bangla Academy Award, Shishu Academy Award, Kalinga Award of UNESCO, and Qudrat-i-Khuda Gold Medal in recognition of his remarkable contributions in the fields of science, education and literature.