Dr. Mohammad Abdur Rashid

Professor, Department of CE, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (NUS, Singapore), M.Sc.  & B.Sc. in Civil Engineering(BUET, Dhaka)

Office Address: Room #  , New Academic Building

PABX: 49274034-53  Extn: 2019

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Degree University/Board Year Discipline
Ph.D National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore 2002 Civil Engineering
M.Sc Engg. Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) 1993 Civil Engineering
B.Sc Engg. Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) 1986 Civil Engineering
H.S.C Dhaka Board (Dhaka College) 1980
S.S.C Cumilla Board (Kaitala Jagneswar High School) 1978
Undergraduate Courses
  • Reinforced Concrete Design;
  • Advanced Concrete Technology;
  • Prestressed Concrete Design;
  • Structural Analysis; Strength of Materials;
  • Analytic Mechanics;
  • Engineering Materials;
  • Computer Programming & Numerical Methods;
  • Surveying.
Post-Graduate Courses
  • Reinforced Concrete Design;
  • Advanced Concrete Technology;
  • Prestressed Concrete Design;
  • Structural Analysis; Strength of Materials;
  • Analytic Mechanics;
  • Engineering Materials;
  • Computer Programming & Numerical Methods;
  • Surveying.
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Field of Specialization
Research Interest Concrete technology; High strength concrete; Brick aggregate concrete; Reinforced concrete; Structural analysis and design; High-rise building structures.
Year & Duration Designation Scope of Works Company/Institute/University
Sept. 29, 2012 ~ Present Professor (Grade-I), Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
Sept. 29, 2008 ~ Sept. 28, 2012 Professor (Grade-II), Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
22-01-2004 to 28-09-2008 Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
03-02-1999 to 21-01-2004 Associate Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
23-03-1995 to 02-02-1999 Assistant Professor, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
22-04-1987 to 22-03-1995 Lecturer, Dept. of CE Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
Year & Duration Designation Company/Institute/University
01-07-2020 to 24-10-‘20 Head, Department of Architecture Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
25-09-2014 to 18-10-2014 Vice-Chancellor (In-charge)* Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
01-02-2012 to 31-12-2014 Director, Consultancy Research and Testing Services Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
31-03-2008 to 30-03-2010 Dean, Faculty of Civil Engineering Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
01-01-2004 to 31-12-2008 Director, Planning and Development Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
01-02-2006 to 31-01-2008
& 01-01-2003 to 31-12-2003
Head, Department of Civil Engineering Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
13-04-1995 to 15-09-1996 Adviser, Central Students’ Union Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
(BIT, Dhaka)
25-06-1996 to 30-11-1996 Provost of Students’ Hall (QK Hall) Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
(BIT, Dhaka)
03-05-1994 to 24-06-1996 Assistant Provost of Students’ Hall (KNI Hall) Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur
(BIT, Dhaka)
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Journal Publications
  • Rashid, M. A., and Iqbal M. A., “Effects of Water-Cement Ratio and Maximum Size of Coarse Aggregate on the Compressive Strength of Brick Aggregate Concrete”, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET) Journal, Vol.5, Issue 2, December 2019, pp.19-25.
  • Rashid, M. A., Islam, M. N., and Hasan, M. A. K., “Effects of Curing Methods on the Strength of Concrete”, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET) Journal, Vol.3, Issue 1, December 2017, pp.15-22.
  • Hossain, M. K., Rashid, M. A., Karim, M. R., “Effect of Cement Content and Size of Coarse Aggregate on the Strength of Brick Aggregate Concrete”, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET) Journal, Vol.2, Issue 2, June 2015, pp.20-24.
  • Rashid, M. A., Rahman, M. A., Chakma, S, Rahman, M. K., “Influence of Moist-Curing on the Strength of Brick Aggregate Concrete”, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET) Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1, June 2014, pp.09-13. page 4/6
  • Rashid, M. A., Salam, M. A., Shill, S. K., and Hasan, M., K., “Effect of Replacing Natural Coarse Aggregate by Brick Aggregate on the Properties of Concrete”, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET) Journal, Vol.1, Issue 3, June 2012, pp.17-22.
  • Salam, M. A., Islam, M. N., and Rashid, M. A., “An Expert System for Mix Design of Brick Aggregate Concrete”, International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME), University of Malaya, Malaysia, Vol. 7, No. 1, June 2012, pp. 54- 63.
  • Rashid, M. A., Hossain, T., and Islam. M. A., “Properties of Higher Strength Concrete Made with Crushed Brick as Coarse Aggregate”, Journal of Civil Engineering, The Institution of Engineers (IEB), Bangladesh, Vol. 37, No. 1, June 2009, pp. 43-52.
  • Rashid, M. A., and Mansur, M. A., “Considerations in Producing High Strength Concrete”, Journal of Civil Engineering, The Institution of Engineers (IEB), Bangladesh, Vol. 37, No. 1, June 2009, pp. 53-63.
  • Rashid, M. A., Hossain, T., and Islam. M. A., “Higher Strength Concrete using Crushed Brick as Coarse Aggregate”, The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 81, No. 10, October 2008, pp. 18-23.
  • Rashid, M. A., and Mansur, M. A., “Reinforced High-Strength Concrete Beams in Flexure”, ACI (American Concrete Institute) Structural Journal Vol. 102, No. 3, May- June 2005, pp. 462-471.
  • Rashid, M. A., Mansur, M. A., and Paramasivam, P., “Behavior of AFRP Reinforced High Strength Concrete Beams under Bending”, Journal of Composites for Construction, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. 9, No. 2, March-April 2005, pp. 117-127.
  • Rashid, M. A., “Considerations in Using High Strength Concrete in RC Flexural Members: A Review” The Indian Concrete Journal, Vol. 78, No. 5, May 2004, pp. 20- 28.
  • Rashid, M. A., Mansur, M. A., and Paramasivam, P., “Correlations Between Mechanical Properties of High Strength Concrete”, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Vol. 14, No. 3, 2002, pp. 230-238.
  • Mansur, M. A., Wee, T. H., Chin, M. S., and Rashid, M. A., “Microcracking in High- Strength Plain and Fibre Concretes”, Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore, Vol. 39, No. 2, 1999, pp. 17-24.
  • Abdul Samad, A. A., Rashid, M. A., Megat Johari, M. M. N., and Abang Abdullah, A. A., “Ferrocement Box-Beams Subjected to Pure Bending and Bending with Shear”, Journal of Ferrocement, Vol. 28, No. 1, January 1998, pp. 27-39.
  • Rashid, M. A., and Kabir, A., “Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Deep Beam Under Uniform Loading”, Journal of Civil Engineering, The Institution of Engineers (IEB), Bangladesh, Vol. CE24, No. 2, December 1996, pp. 155-169.
Conference Proceedings
  • Rashid, M. A., Islam, M. N., and Hasan, M. A. K, “Concrete Compressive Strength as influenced by Curing Methods”, Proceedings of International Conference on Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET), Rajshahi, Bangladesh, February 09-11, 2017, pp.77-82.
  • Rashid, M. A., Islam, M. N., and Hasan, M. A. K, “Effect of Curing Methods on the Strength of Brick Aggregate Concrete”, Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering, Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology (CUET), Chittagong, Bangladesh, December 21-23, 2016, pp. 504-511.
  • Rashid, M. A., Mansur, M. A., and Paramasivam, P., “Ductility of AFRP Reinforced High Strength Concrete Beams”, Proceedings of 6th International Symposium on Utilization of High Strength/High performance Concrete, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, June 16-20, 2002, pp. 527-542.
  • Rashid, M. A., Mansur, M. A., and Paramasivam, P., “Flexural Response of High Strength Concrete Beams Reinforced with FRP Bars”, Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Structural Failure, Durability and Retrofitting, Singapore Concrete Institute and National University of Singapore, Singapore, September 14-15, 2000, pp. 271-280.
  • Rashid, M. A., Mansur, M. A., and Paramasivam, P., “Effect of Reinforcement Ratios on Flexural Behaviour of High Strength Concrete Beams”, Proceedings of 5th International Symposium on Utilization of High Strength/High performance Concrete, Norwegian Concrete Institute, Sandefjord, Norway, June 20-24, 1999, pp. 578-587.
Others Publications
Topic Info
Supervisions
  • Philosophical Doctorate (Ph.D):  
  • Post-Graduate Supervision (M.Sc):  
  • Undergraduate Supervision: 
Services as Member of the Committees of DUET Act
  • Member of DUET Syndicate for several terms.
  • Member of DUET Academic Council.
  • Member of the Committee for Advanced Studies and Research.
  • Member of the Academic Committee for Post-Graduate Studies.
  • Member of the Academic Committee for Under-Graduate Studies.
  • Member, DUET Journal editorial board.
Honors and Academic Awards
  • Obtained University Merit Scholarship based on academic performance during undergraduate study (B.Sc. Engineering) at Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka.
  • Obtained Education Board Scholarship for excellent academic performance in Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination held in 1980 under Dhaka Board.
  • Obtained Education Board Merit Scholarship for excellent academic performance (securing the 18th position in combined merit list) in Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination held in1978 under Cumilla Board.
  • Obtained Junior Scholarship in talent-pool (stood 2nd in Brahmanbaria District) in 1975.
Fellowship of Academic Institutions and Professional Societies
  • Awarded Research Assistantship and Graduate Assistantship from Singapore Government to pursue Ph.D. Program at National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore. (from July 1997 to December 2001).
  • Awarded United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Fellowship to pursue M.Sc. Engineering Program at Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka (from January 1990 to December 1992).
Professional Experiences as Structural Designer/Consultant
  • Served as Structural Design Consultant (Part-time) at Bashati Consortium Ltd., Alpana Plaza, 51 New Elephant Road, Dhaka, from January 1995 to December 1996 and from January 2003 to December 2016.
  • Served as Senior Structural Engineer (Part-time) at Bashati Consortium Ltd., Alpana Plaza, 51 New Elephant Road, Dhaka, from May 1987 to December 1994.
  • Served as Structural Design Engineer (Full-time) at Home Builders Company Ltd., House-67/B, Road-13/B, Banani, Dhaka, from February 1986 to April 1987.
Membership of Scientific and Professional Societies
  • Fellow, Institution of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB), Bangladesh (Fellowship No.-F/6109).
  • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Civil Engineering, Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) – from 2006 to 2008.
  • Member of Equivalence Committee (Degree Equivalence Committee), Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) – from July 2004 to June 2007.
  • Member, Civil Engineering Alumni Association, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore.