Research Interests

Climate Change impacts on food security, Climate change and water environment, Alternate water resources in urban and rural areas of developing countries, Ground water pollution and Recharge, Environmental and Water Resources Engineering with GIS application, Urban air pollution and impact of climate change

  • 1 Ph.D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering) from The University of Tokyo , Japan.
  • 2 M.Sc (Environmental Engineering) from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka.
  • 3 B.Sc (Civil Engineering) from BUET.

Work Experience

Since 7th August 2007

Professor , Department of Civil Engineering, (BUET) Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka , Bangladesh

13 th June 2001 ~ 6 th August 2007

Associate Professor , Department of Civil Engineering, (BUET) Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka , Bangladesh

26 th October 1997 ~ 12 th June-2001

Assistant Professor , Department of Civil Engineering, (BUET) Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka , Bangladesh

Affiliations

  • Institute of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB), Bangladesh , Member
  • International Water Association, UK , Member
  • Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE), Member
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Member
  • NCEDE, Tokyo University

Research Projects

Host researcher of the MIT-BUET joint ongoing research on "Transport mechanism of Arsenic in ground water of Bangladesh " funded by National Science Foundation (NSF), USA

"Study on Solar Desalination Plant for drinking water supply" Project funded by WHO

Principal Investigator of the Alliance for Global Sustainability (AGS) research group (The group being formed by researchers from MIT, Tokyo University and Swiss Institute of Research) working on "Sustainable Water Supply System in Arsenic-affected Asian Environment