PROFILE DETAILS

Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman Bhuiyan
Professor
Field of Interest

Experimental characterization and numerical modeling of natural and high damping rubber bearings; Finite element simulation; Experimental characterization of recycled concrete; Seismic fragility assessment of highway bridges and bulidings; Computational wind engineering; Applied mechanics


Qualification

PDF(UBC, Canada); PhD(Saitama U, Japan); MSc Engg(BUET); BSc Engg(BUET)


Course Taught

Undergraduate Course

Theory Courses: CE-101: Engineering Mechanics; CE-411:Structural Analysis and Design -III;  CE-417:Design of Steel Structures

Sessional Courses: CE-312: Structural Analysis and Design(Sessional-I); CE-418: Design of Steel Structures (Sessional)

Post graduate Course

CE-6105: Finite Element Method; CE-6108:Analysis and Design of Tall Building Structures; CE-6109: Bridge Engineering


Additional responsibilities 

Title

 Department/ Institute / Office

From

 To

Dean

 Faculty of Civil Engineering, CUET

October 2017

 To date

Director

Institute of Earthquake Engineering Research, CUET

December 2013

To date

Procurement Advisor

Directorate of Planning and Development, CUET

July 2018

To date

Head

Department of  Civil Engineering, CUET

August 2015

July 2017

Head

Department of  Disaster and Environmental Engineering, CUET

April 2012

March 2014

Coordinator

Earthquake Engineering Research Center, CUET

April 2012

November 2012

Director

(In charge)

Institute of Earthquake Engineering Research, CUET

December 2012

November 2013


Professional Experiences 

Title

 Organization

From

 To

Research Associate

NASHL Project, Department of Civil Engineering, BUET

October 2001

April 2002

Lecturer

Department of Civil Engineering, CUET

May 2002

March 2005

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering, CUET

April 2005

December 2011

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering, CUET

January 2012

November 2013

Professor

Department of Civil Engineering, CUET

December 2013

To date



Publications
Serial NoTitleAuthorsInformationsYear
1Seismic vulnerability assessment of medical facilities: a gis based application for ChittagongRam Krishna Mazumder, Mohammad Tais Uddin Utsob, M A Rahman BhuiyanMalaysian Journal of Civil Engineering (In Press).2018
2Seismic fragility assessment and retrofit of a government Hospital building in ChittagongMd. Abul Hasan, M A Rahman BhuiyanMalaysian Journal of Civil Engineering (In Press)2018
3Lateral Strength and Safety Evaluation of Piers of Kadamtali Flyover in Chittagong, BangladeshM Raiham Mukhlis and M A Rahman BhuiyanInternational Journal of Advanced Structures and Geotechnical Engineering2017
4Seismic safety evaluation of Abdul Mannan Overpass in Chittagong, BangladeshM A Rahman Bhuiyan and Hafizul AlimMalaysian Journal of Civil Engineering2017
5Lateral strength and ductility of piers of Bahaddarhat overpass in Chittagong, BangladeshA K M T Alam Khan, Hafizul Alim, M A Rahman BhuiyanEB Journal of Civil Engineering2015
6Nonlinear viscosity law in FE analysis of high damping rubber bearings and expansion jointsAmin, A.F.M.S. Bhuiyan, M. A. R., Hossain, T, and Okui, Y.ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics2015
7Effect of soil-structure interaction on seismic response of a seismically isolated highway bridge pierA. K. M. T. Alam & M. A. R. BhuiyanIEB Journal of Civil Engineering2013