Welcome to CRHLSR!

The Center for River, Harbor & Landslide Research (CRHLSR) Group of CUET focuses the research on the natural hazards that threaten us, the water resources we rely on, the impacts of climate change which risks our future. The center serves the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural hazard like river bank erosion, flood and landslide.

Specific research interests include:

National and international river basin (with Bangladesh) management;

Nationwide flood mitigation and improved navigation;

River and harbor restoration in Bangladesh;

River training using both conventional and indigenous methods;

Construction, repair, operation and maintenance of relevant public works (e.g. bridges, embankment, dykes) on river and harbor;

Landslide risk mitigation and improved awareness using forecasting and warning system.