GENERAL

 

 

 

 

            1.1  Personal

 

                        Dr. ACHI M. ISHAQ, C.Eng, MICE, F.ASCE

                        Professor

                        Department of Civil Engineering

                        King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

                        KFUPM Box 39

                        Dhahran 31261

                        Saudi Arabia

 

 

            1.2  Education

 

                        B.S.  University of Ceylon, Colombo, Ceylon, 1962

 

                        ITC Diploma (Ph.G.Engg.)  ITC, Delft, Holland, 1965

 

                        IHC Certificate, Intl. Courses in Hyd. Engg. Delft, Holland, 1965

 

                        M.S. University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA, 1971

                        Thesis title “Ground Water Flow Past Sharp and Rounded Corners”

 

                        Ph.D.  University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA, 1974

                        Thesis title “Remote Sensing Techniques to Identify Hydrologically Active Source Area”

                        (Major: Civil Engineering; Specialization: Water Resources, Remote

                                     Sensing)

 

 

            1.3  Professional Registration

 

                        Chartered (Professional) Civil Engineer of the U.K. and British Isles (C.Eng)

 

 

            1.4  Membership

 

                        1.  Member, Institution of Civil Engineers, London (MICE)            

                        2.  Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers (FASCE)

                        3.  Member, International Water Resources Association

                        4.  Member, American Water Resources Association

                        5.  Member, American Geophysical Union

                        6.  Member, American Society of Photogrammetry

 

 

 

            1.5  Honors and Awards

 

                           a)      University of Ceylon Coloursmen (Letterman) in soccer, Rugby, volleyball and wrestling, 1958‑1962

 

                           b)      Secretary and President of Bordie Hall (Fraternity), 1960‑1962

 

                           c)      Secretary and President, University Sports Council, 1960‑1962

 

                           d)      NEBUTA (Netherlands Bureau of Technical Assistance) Fellow, 1964‑1965

 

                           e)      Fulbright Fellow, 1970‑1971

 

                           f)       Research Fellow, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1981‑1982

 

 

            1.6  Employment

 

                                    Teaching Assistant, University  of Ceylon, Peradeniya, Ceylon, 1962‑1963

 

                        Assistant Superintendent of Surveys (Water Resources), Government of Ceylon, 1963‑1964

 

                        Assistant Superintendent of Surveys (Water Resources), Government of Ceylon, 1965‑1970

 

                        Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 1971‑1974

 

                        Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA, 1974‑1975

 

                        Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1975

 

                        Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1981

 

                        Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1999