Employee Details



Educational Qualification

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan.

Dissertation: “Development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Borne Search and Detection System for Disaster Area”

 

Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan.

Dissertation: “Development of Agricultural Land Use Change Model and its Application for Sustainable Agricultural Land Use Change of Bangladesh”

 

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Graduated with a GPA of 3.72 on a 4.0 scale

Dissertation: “Cost-effective Solid waste Collection and Transportation Route Development for Dhaka City ”

Working Experience/ Professional Experience

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST)

Dhaka, Bangladesh (2015.09 ~ Present)

 

Associate Professor & Dean,  School of Science and Engineering

University of Information, Science and Technology (UITS),

Dhaka, Bangladesh (2012.09 ~ 2015.09)

 

Associate Professor & Head,  Dept. of Civil Engineering

University of Information, Science and Technology (UITS),

Dhaka, Bangladesh (2011.05 ~ 2012.08)

 

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering,

Presidency University, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2010.01 ~ 2011.04)

 

Researcher, Center for Spatial Information Science

University of Tokyo, Japan (2009.10 ~ 2009.12)

 

Lecturer, Dept. of Civil Engineering,

Presidency University, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2005.10 ~ 2006.09)

 

Civil Engineer, TRION Corp., Tokyo, Japan (2002.07 ~ 2005.03)

 

Researcher, Center for Spatial Information Science

University of Tokyo, Japan (2001.10 ~ 2002.06)

 

Sales Support Engineer, Zamil Steel

Dhaka, Bangladesh (1999.02 ~ 1999.08)

Teaching Interest

Undergraduate Level

  • Introduction to Spatial Information System.
  • Introduction to Desktop GIS (ArcGIS 10.2).
  • Water Supply Engineering.
  • Wastewater and Sanitary Engineering.
  • Solid and Hazardous Waste Management.
  • Environmental Science.
  • Fluid Mechanics.
  • Engineering Hydrology.
  • Surveying.
  • Computer Programming and Numerical Technique.
  • Computer Programming Lab.

Graduate Level

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Modeling and GIS Applications
  • Environmental Sanitation

Publications

Journal

[1] Afzal Ahmed,  Ground Based Search and Rescue Operation during Cyclone Hazard in the Coastal Area of Bangladesh: A Disaster Management Perspective, UITS Journal, 2012

[2] Masahiko Nagai, Tianen Chen, Ryosuke Shibasaki, Hideo Kumagai, and Afzal Ahmed “UAV-Borne 3-D Mapping System by Multi-sensor Integration”, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, VOL. 47, NO. 3, March 2009

Conference

[1] Afzal Ahmed and Farzana Rahman, August 7-8 2015, “Assessing major environmental hazards of construction projects in Dhaka city”, 2nd International conference on Innovative Engineering Technologies (ICIET’2015), Bangkok, Thailand

[2] Afzal Ahmed, Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 19 June 2009, “Aspect of data handling and processing for uav borne search and detection system development”, Proceedings of the Geoinformation Forum 2009, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan.

[3] Afzal Ahmed, Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 11 November 2008, “UAV Borne Search and Detection System Development for Disaster Area: Application of Fish-eye lens”, Proceedings of the 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

[4] Afzal Ahmed, Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 3-11 July 2008,  “UAV Based Monitoring System and Object Detection Technique Development for a Disaster Area”, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, XXIth Congress, Beijing, China.

[5] Afzal Ahmed, Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, “UAV Based Surveillance for Geographic and Manmade Object Detection”, 12-16 November 2007, Proceedings of the 28th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

[6] Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Afzal Ahmed, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 11 November 2008, “UAV-Based Mapping System by Multi-Sensor Integration”, Proceedings of the 29th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

[7] Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Afzal Ahmed, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 11 July 2008, “UAV Borne Mapping by Multi Sensor Integration”, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, XXIth Congress, Beijing, China.

[8] Masahiko NAGAI, Tianen CHEN, Afzal Ahmed, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 12-16 November 2007, “UAV borne Mapping System for River Environment”, Proceedings of the 28th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

[9] Afzal Ahmed, K.S. Rajan, Ryosuke SHIBASAKI, 3-7 November 2001, “Modeling agricultural land use change in Bangladesh: Farmer as an agent of change”, Proceedings of the 20th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Singapore