Name:    

          Dr. ABUL KALAM AZAD

 

Education:

 

                 B.Eng. in Civil Engineering (1963)

                  University of Calcutta, India

 

                 M.Eng. (Major - Structures) (1971)

                  Concordia Univ., Montreal

 

                 PhD (Specialty - Structures) (1973)

                  Concordia Univ., Montreal

 

 

Professional Membership:

 

                 Member, American Society of Civil Engineers

                 Member, ACI Local Chapter

 

 

Industrial Experience:

 

         Over 14 years of industrial experience, 2 years in India, 1 year in Hong Kong and over 11 years in Canada.

 

            Companies worked with and Position held:

 

                      Bridge & Roof Co. India (Designer)

                      Simon-Carves India (Asst. Engineer)

                      Dominion Bridge Co. Ltd., Montreal (Designer)

                      Pratley & Dorton, Montreal (Struc. Engineer)

                      Per Hall Associates, Montreal (Senior Engineer)

                      Per Hall Consultants, Hong Kong (Project Engineer)

                      Lavalin Inc., Montreal (Structur. Group Leader)

 

Teaching & Research:

 

                Graduate Fellow, Concordia Univ. (1971-73)

                Adjunct Part-time Lecturer, Concordia Univ. (1973-74)

                Assistant Professor, KFUPM (1975-81)

                Associate Professor, KFUPM (1981-89)

                Professor, KFUPM (1989-present)

 

 

Research Interests:

 

                Structural analysis & optimization

                Structural mechanics & material behavior

                Concrete durability and concrete repair

                Assessment of concrete structures and nondestructive testing of concrete