The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering

 

Humayun Kabir

—Humayun Kabir      
and
      Raihan Taha—

Authors of
Assessment of Physical Properties of a Granite Residual Soil as an Isolation Barrier
in EJGE, Vol 9, 2004

Taha

Md. Humayun Kabir is a Postgraduate Student at the Department of Civil & Structural Engineering, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). He obtained his B.Sc. in civil engineering from Bangladesh Institute of Technology (BIT), Rajshahi, Bangladesh in 1998. He started his first professional career as a Junior Water Resources Engineer in Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) of Bangladesh in 1999. Since December 2000 he has been working as Research Assistance in the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, UKM. His research has been in the fields of Landfill, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. He has published over 10 technical papers in various international journals and conferences.

Contact info:

Md. Humayun Kabir
Dept of Civil & Structural Engineering
University Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM, Bangi
Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: (603) 89216208
Fax: (603) 89216147
E-mail: mhkabir2@eng.ukm.my

Dr. Mohd Raihan Taha is currently the Deputy Director of the Institute for Environment and Development (LESTARI) University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). He was also the Head of the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering of the same university. He obtained his PhD in civil engineering (geoenvironmental) from Louisiana State University, USA. His main research interest deals with geoenvironmental and geomechanical aspects of residual soils. Since LESTARIís major business is in matters related to sustainable development, his interest has also cover topics such as land contamination issues, environmental hazard, and use of technology for sustainable development. He has published more than 100 technical papers in various national and international journals and conferences.

Contact info:

Dr. Mohd Raihan Taha
Dept of Civil & Structural Engineering
University Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM, Bangi
Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: (603) 89214145
Fax: (603) 89216147
E-mail: drmrt@eng.ukm.my