Mohammad Asad Hussain

Professor| Institute of Water and Flood Management

Bangladesh University Of Engineering and Technology

asadh@iwfm.buet.ac.bd, masadhussain@gmail.com

Tel: 880-2-55167228-57, Ext 7950

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  • Ph.D.

    The University of Tokyo, Japan, 2006

  • M.Sc. Engg. (Civil and Environmental)

    BUET, 2003

  • B.Sc. Engg. (Civil)

    BUET, 2000


  • Coastal Engineering: Storm Surge Modeling, Modeling of Coastal Erosion and Accretion Processes, Modeling Residual Flow; Coastal Environment: Modeling Phytoplankton, Dissolved Oxygen etc in Coastal Areas; Computational Fluid Dynamics; Turbulence Modeling for Stratified Flow


  • WFM 6307 Water Control Structures

  • WFM 6309 Water Quality Management

  • WFM 6202 Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Management

  • WFM 5203 Environmental Analysis

  • WFM 5204 Survey in Water Resources Projects


  • Professor

    Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET

    December 2016~ date

  • Visiting Researcher

    Coastal Lab, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo

    October 2012 ~ September 2015

  • Associate Professor

    Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET

    November 2010~ December 2016

  • Assistant Professor

    Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET

    February 2007~ November 2010

  • Lecturer

    Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET

    December 2000 ~ February 2007


  • Impact of Tidal Phase on Inundation and Thrust Force Due to Storm Surge

    Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, Vol. 6(110); doi:10.3390/jmse6040110

    Azad, A.S.M.A.A., Mita, K.S., Zaman, M.W., Akter, M., Asik, T.Z., Haque, A., Hussain, M.A. and Rahman, M.M.

    Timeline: 2018

  • Impact of Cyclone Track Features and Tidal Phase Shift upon Surge Characteristics in the Bay of Bengal along the Bangladesh Coast

    Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, Vol. 5(51); doi:10.3390/jmse5040052

    Hussain, M.A., Tajima, Y, Hossain, M.A. and Das, P.

    Timeline: 2017

  • Tide-surge interaction at the Bay of Bengal along the coast of Bangladesh

    Natural Hazards Vol 86(2), pp. 669-694. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-016-2711-4

    Hussain, M. A. and Tajima Y.

    Timeline: 2016

  • Investigation of Dynamic Coastal Morphological Features Around the Meghna Estuary using PALSAR Images

    Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences (JSASS), Vol 12, no. ists29.

    Hussain, M.A., Tajima, Y., Taguchi, Y., Rana, S, Hossain, M.A., Kavinda, and Samarakoon, L.

    Timeline: 2014

  • Monitoring and Investigation of Dynamic Morphological Change in Meghna Estuary

    Journal of JSCE: Hydraulic, Coastal and Environmental Engineering, 69 (2), pp. 636-640.

    Taguchi, Y., Tajima, Y. and Hussain, M.A.

    Timeline: 2013

  • Assessment of Salinity Distributions and Residual Currents at the Northern Bay of Bengal considering Climate Change Impacts

    The International Journal of Ocean and Climate Systems, Volume 3, Number 3, Multi-Science Publishing, ISSN 1759-3131.

    Hussain, M.A., Islam, A.K.M.S., Hossain, M.A. and Hoque, M.T.

    Timeline: 2012

  • Field investigation on the performances of the coastal structures during Cyclone SIDR

    Natural Hazards Review, Volume 12, Number 3, ISSN 1527-6988, ASCE

    Islam, A.K.M.S., Bala, S.K., Hussain, M. A., Hossain, M. A. and Rahman, M. M.

    Timeline: 2011

  • Scour Mitigation at Bridge Piers using Sacrificial Piles

    International Journal of Sediment Research. Vol.22, No.1, p 49-59.

    Haque, M.A., Rahman, M.M., Islam, G.M.T. and Hussain, M.A.

    Timeline: 2007

  • Floodplain sedimentation in nutrient and heavy metal transfer in Jamuna and Padma Rivers

    Journal of Civil Engineering, The Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh, 32(2), p 87-110.

    Hussain, M. A. and Ali, M.A.

    Timeline: 2004