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Sonia Binte Murshed

Assistant Professor| Institute of Water and Flood Management

Bangladesh University Of Engineering and Technology

sonia@iwfm.buet.ac.bd

+880-2-9665650 (ext. 6994), Fax: +880-2-9665601, +880-2-8613026

Profile Last Updated: 08.01.2020

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D.,Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2019

    Utah State University, USA

  • M.Sc., Water Resources Development, 2008

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

  • B.Sc.,Civil Engineering, 2004

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Hydrology, Integrated Water Resources Management, Hydro-climatology, Water Conflict Management

COURSES

  • Integrated Water Resources Management

  • Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Management

EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor

    Institute of Water and Flood Management

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

    October 10, 2012 to present

  • Lecturer

    Institute of Water and Flood Management

    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

    June 30, 2009 - October 9, 2012

  • Executive Engineer

    HARB Trade International Limited

    December 2005 - December 2006

  • Co-ordination Engineer

    Nagar Design & Developments Ltd

    January, 2005 - August, 2005

PUBLICATIONS

  • Murshed, S. B., Rahman, M. R. and Kaluarachchi, J. J. (2019) “Changes in Hydrology of the Ganges Delta of Bangladesh and Corresponding Impacts on Water Resources,” Journal of the American Water Resources Association, JAWRA featured Collection: Climate Change Solutions.

  • Murshed, S. B. and Kaluarachchi, J. J. (2018) “Scarcity of Fresh Water Resources in the Ganges Delta of Bangladesh,” Water Security, volumes 4-5, pp 8-18, Science Direct. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasec.2018.11.002

  • Nowreen S, Murshed S.B., Islam A.S, Bhaskaran B, Hasan MA (2014), “Changes of Rainfall Extremes around the Haor Basin Areas of Bangladesh using Multi-member Ensemble RCM,” Theoretical and Applied Climatology 119 (1-2), Springer, Pages 363-377; doi:10.1007/s00704- 014-1101-7.

  • Nowreen,S., Murshed, S.B., Islam, A.S., Hasan, M.A. and Sarker, T.K. (2012), “An indicator of Climate Change in the South West Region of Bangladesh”, The International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses” Volume 4, Issue 3, Pages 47-60, 2012, (ISSN: 1835-7156).

  • Murshed, S.B., and Khan, M.S. (2009), “Water Use Conflict between Agriculture and Fisheries in a Selected Water Resources Development Project in Bangladesh”. SAWAS 1 (2):159-183, 2009, Volume 1, Issue 2