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Abdul Naser Abd Ghani

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Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (Assoc. Prof. Ir.)
 E49 / 104
School of HBP
Universiti Sains Malaysia
11800 Penang
MALAYSIA
Tel : +604-6532804
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Website : http://www.hbp.usm.my/naser/

PROFILE

Academic Qualifications  
  • Ph.D (Geotechnical Engineering), USM, 2004
  • Master in Civil Engineering (UTM), 1990
  • BSCE (Ohio), USA, 1986
     
Professional Membership  
  • Member Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (MACEM)
  • Registered Professional Engineer (P. Eng)
  • Member, Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (MIEM)
  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (MASCE)
  • Member, ASEAN Engineers Register 
     
Personal Details
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SCE from Ohio University (USA) 1986, his MSCE  (Hydraulic and Hydrology) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, and his Ph.D. (Civil-Geotechnical) from Universiti Sains Malaysia. His main area of expertise is civil engineering infrastructures for housing and land development. He has professional and consulting experiences in Civil Infrastructure design and practice including road design and supervision, drainage studies and design, geotechnical studies and design as well as water supply and sewerage network systems. He has published over 30 technical papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings. His current research works are related to civil infrastructure technology and; material and structure for infrastructure systems. His research work on earth retention systems won the CIDB (Construction Industry Development Board, Malaysia) R&D of the Year Award in 2004. He is a registered Professional Engineer (P. Eng) and also a member of the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (MACEM). He is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (M.ASCE).

He also maintains a Civil INFRA WEB site for teaching courses at HBP.
     

RESEARCH

Bil Researcher Title and Fund Status (as of April 2014) Amount (RM)
1.

Main Researcher
Ir Dr Naser Abdul Ghani

Co-Researcher
Dr Ahmad Hilmy Abdul Hamid

 

Relationship of Hydrodynamic Forces of Floodwater During Road Crossing. (FRGS), MOHE. Developing Empirical 2012-2014
(IN PROGRESS)
86,560.00
2. 

 Main Researcher
Ir Dr Naser Abdul Ghani
 
Co-Researcher
Dr Wira Shafiei
En Yahaya Mohd Daud

 

The Impact of MSMA (Manual Saliran Mesra Alam) on Construction Cost – Small Scale Development (NAPREC Research Fund)  2008-2011
(COMPLETED)
 115,000.00
 3.

 Main Researcher
Ir Dr A Naser Abdul Ghani
 
Co-Researcher
Dr Noor Faisal Abas 
Dr Mohd Zailan Sulieman

 

Investigation of Strength and Durability of Paper Based Concrete for Development of Design Formula and Procedures. (FRGS)  2007- 2010
(COMPLETED)
 120,000.00
 4.

 Main Researcher
Ir Dr Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani

 

Standardization of Compressed Soil Blocks for use in the Building and Construction Industry , USM JANGKA PENDEK  2005-2007
(COMPLETED)
 20,000.00
 5

 Main Researcher
Chong, S.H.
 
Co-Researcher
Anas Ibrahim and
Ir Dr A. Naser Abdul Ghani

 

 Effects of Hydrostatic Pressure on Geocomposite Stabilised Soil Retaining Structures. (FRGS)  2007 – 2008.
(COMPLETED)
 40,000.00
 6.

 Main Researcher
Dr Sharifah Norhaidah Syed Idrus.
 
Co-Researcher
Dr Khairul Nizam Ismail, Ir Dr A Naser Abdul Ghani and Rusli Jamaluddin

 

 Developing an Educational Zero-Injury Environment Play Area for Preschool. (SCIENCEFUND).  2007-2009.
(COMPLETED)
 173,440.00
 7.

 Main Researcher
Dr Mohd Zailan Bin Sulieman

Co-Researcher
Ir Dr Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani

 

 Investigation of Durability Performance of Polymer Modified Cement System in Infrastructure Developments , USM JANGKA PENDEK  2007-2009.
(COMPLETED)
 32,036.00
 8.

 Main Researcher
Anas Ibrahim

Co-Researcher
Ir Dr Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani

 Soil Improvement Technique Using waste materials for Soft Soil Foundation.,IRDC (UiTM).  2004-2006  19,990.00

 

 

SUPERVISION

Postgraduate Supervision

PhD by Research
No Candidates Title Status
1 Tareq Mohamed Studies of Bump at the end of Bridges in Malaysia Progressing

 

Masters Degree by Research
No Candidates Title Status
1 Ritzawati Mohd Shukeri Effect of the Addition of Wastepaper to Concrete Mix Graduated
(2010)

2 Mohammed Zuhaer Abdulameer The Performance of a Newly Designed Concrete Armour Unit for Rubble Mound Breakwaters Graduated
(2010)

 

Masters Degree Dissertation
No Candidates Title Status
1 Ng Phei Li The influence of soil characteristics on slope protection methods In progress
2 Adhilla Ainun Musir The effect of piling vibrartion on existing building In progress
3 Wan Nursyazwani Wan Mohammad GIS Based Studies of Soil Properties in Seri Iskandar Perak Progressing
4 Norimah Zainudin Short Span Precast Concrete Bridge Crossing for Rural Area ( Hollow Core Slab for Deck) Graduated
(2009)
5 Nurhasyimah Ahmad Zamri Design of Drainage Systems for Retaining Wall Structures Graduated
(2008)
6 Hazwani Ramli A Case Study of Slope Failure and Reinstatement Cost of Various Techniques. Graduated
(2008)
7 Chong Boon Soon An Investigation into Cost Efficiency of IBS as Compared to Conventional Construction Method for Low Cost Housing Project. Graduated
(2008)
8 Erravan Serri Mengkaji Kesan Saiz Agregat Tanah keatas Kekuatan Mampatan Blok Tanah Graduated
(2006)
9 Norhidayah Md Ulang Noise Diffusion/Reduction Effect of Wall Panel with Diffrerent Surface Texture. Graduated
(2006)
10 Norazura Mizal Azmi Studies of Modular Bio Panel Slope Reinstatement Graduated
(2006)
11 Azlee Zainol Keberkesanan Pengurusan Organisasi Kontraktor Projek Bangunan di Tapak Bina Graduated
(2006)
12 Mohd Faizal Abd Hamid Punca, Masalah dan Kepentingan Kerja Penyenggaraan Bangunan. Graduated
(2000)
13 Mohd Nazaruddin Yusoff Kajian Kos Pembangunan Perparitan di Kawasan       Perumahan Teres Kos Rendah Graduated
(1998)
14 Teh Han Heng Kajian Prestasi Ke atas Kaedah-Kaedah Rekabentuk Cerucuk Untuk Bangunan Sederhana Rendah Graduated
(1996)

 

PUBLICATION

REFEREED JOURNAL AND PROCEEDINGS
  1. A.N.  Abdul Ghani (2014). Experimental Research Methods for Students in Built Environment and Engineering. MATEC Web of Conferences 10 01001 (2014. DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/20141001001
  2. A.N.  Abdul Ghani and N.  Kasnon (2014). Effect of Flood Water Diffuser on Flow Pattern of Water during Road Crossing. MATEC Web of Conferences 10 06006 (2014). DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/20141006006
  3. Adhilla Ainun Musir and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2014). A study of Pile Driving Effects on Nearby Building. Int. J. of GEOMATE, March, 2014, Vol. 6, No. 1 (Sl. No. 11), pp. 806-810.  ISSN:2186-2982(P), 2186-2990(O), Japan. (Indexed: Gale, a Cengage Learning Company, ULRICHSWEB, Global Serials Directory, EBSCO) (Impact Factor GIF: 2013 – 0.825)
  4. NR Buyung and ANA Ghani (2014). The State of Skilled Components Installers for Industrialized Building System (IBS) Construction in Malaysia, MATEC Web of Conferences 10, 04002. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20141004002
  5. Nurul Rezuana Buyung, Md Azree Othuman Mydin, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013). Investigation on Prefabricated Building System Skilled Component Installers. ANALELE UNIVERSITĂłII “EFTIMIE MURGU ” RESIłA ANUL XX, NR. 3, 2013, ISSN 1453 – 7397. Pp 105-120.(Indexed by EBSCO, ProQuest, DOAJ)
  6. Adhilla Ainun Musir and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013). Pile Driving Effects on Nearby Building. In Proceedings of Third International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, Nagoya, Japan, Nov. 13-15, 2013, ISBN: 978-4-9905958-2-1 C3051
  7. Wan Mohamad, W.N.S and Abdul Ghani, A.N. (2011). The Use of Geographic Information Sysystems (GIS) for Geotechnical Data Processing and Presentation. Procedia Engineering 20 (2011) PP 397-406. (Indexed by SCOPUS).
  8. Wan Nur Syazwani W.M, and A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2011), GIS BASED STUDIES OF GEOTECHNICAL PROPERTIES FOR LAND DEVELOPMENT PLANNING AND DESIGN , Proceedings of International Building and Infrastructure Technology Conference 2011 (ISBN 978-967-394-029-5) , Penang, Malaysia, 10
  9. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Mohd Wira Mohd Shafiei and Mohd Yahaya Mohd Daud (2010). The Consequence of MSMA on Drainage Construction Costs. Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries. Penang, Malaysia. Pp. 1001-1012 (ISBN 978-983-3986-606).
  10. Muhammad Zuhaer Abdulameer and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani. (2010). The Development of a Newly Designed Concrete Armour Unit for Rubble Mound Breakwaters. Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries. Penang, Malaysia. Pp. 899-909 (ISBN 978-983-3986-606).
  11. Chow, S.H., Norshida Ismail and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2009). Shear Strength Characteristics of Sand-Waste Material Mixture.  Journal of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia. Vol 70. No.1 March 2009. pp 36-43.
  12. Chow, S. H., Chow, S. T., Ghani, A. N. A and Ibrahim, Anas (2008). Development of a Laboratory Model Retaining Wall Test Facility. Proceedings of International Conference on Science & Technology: Application in Industry & Education, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 216-222. (ISBN: 978-983-42204-1-9)
  13. A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2007). Use of Scrap Tire as Lightweight Material in Civil Engineering Infrastructure Works. In Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. p 129-136.
  14. Chow Shio Huey, Anas Ibrahim and A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2007). Investigation on Compressive Strength of OPC-Waste Material Geocomposite. In Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. p 107-114.
  15. Noordin, N.M., Awang, H., and Ghani A.N.A. (2006). Practical application of portable foam generator and lightweight foam concrete in housing development. In Proceeding of International Conference on Sustainable Housing (Ismail, A.M. et al. eds), Penang: USM. ISBN 983-41749-1-8.
  16. Ghani, A.N.A. (2006). Civil Infrastructure in Land Development: the Sustainable and Environmental Challenges. In Proceeding of the International Conference on Environment. Penang, Malaysia. ISBN 983-3391-54-0.
  17. Ghani, A.N.A.. (2005). Civil Engineering Infrastructure and Land Development: Issues in the Technically Difficult Ground Condition in Malaysia. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management: The Challenge for Innovation. ( Wang, et al. Eds). P.R. China: China Architecture & Building Press. P. 1199-1201. ISBN 7-112-07871-7.
  18. Noordin, N., Awang, H. and Ghani, A.N.A. (2005). Lightweight Foamed Concrete in Construction. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management: The Challenge for Innovation. ( Wang, et al. Eds). P.R. China: China Architecture & Building Press. P. 1488-1491. ISBN 7-112-07871-7.
  19. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F. Hamir, R., Mohd, S. (2005). Development of Pre-Engineered Geomaterial for Use in Road Embankment and Retaining Structure Backfill. Journal of Transportation Science Society of Malaysia. Vol. 1 2005. ISSN 1823609X. Kuala Lumpur: TSSM. P 38-43.
  20. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F. Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2004). Yielding Behavior of Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial. In Proceeding of the Malaysian Geotechnical Conference 2004 (Chan S.F., ed), Kuala Lumpur: IEM, pp. 375-380.
  21. Ghani, A.N.A., Ramli, M. and Noordin, N.M. (2004). Shredded Scrap Tire Blocks as Load Reducing and Drainage Layers Behind Bridge Abutment. In Proceeding of International Conference on Bridge Engineering and Hydraulic Structures (Jaafar, M.S. et al., eds), Kuala Lumpur: UPM Press, pp. 189-192. ISBN 983-2871-62-X.
  22. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Strength, Compressibility and Drainage Behavior of Composite Geomaterial Developed for Application as Retaining Wall Backfill Inclusions. In Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials. (Di Benedetto et al., ed), The Netherlands: A.A. Balkema, pp. 991-996. ISBN 90-5809-604-1.
  23. Ghani, A.N.A. (2003). Shredded Scrap Tire Blocks as Lightweight Material in Construction Works. J. of Housing, Building and Planning. Penang: Penerbit USM (USM Press). P. 27-41. ISSN 0218-6536.
  24. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Shredded Tire Based Geocomposite as Drainage and Load Reduction Layers for Earth Retaining Structures. In Proceeding of 5th EASTS Conference, Fukuoka, Japan: Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, 2003. pp. 354-363.
  25. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Yielding Behavior of Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial Subjected to Repeated Load. In Proceeding of  2nd International Conference on Advances in Soft Soil Engineering and Technology. (B.B.K. Huat et al.,ed.),. Selangor: UPM Press, pp. 681-689. ISBN 983-2373-92-1.
  26. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Pre-Engineered Lightweight Geomaterial for Retaining Wall Backfill. In Proceeding of International Conference on Industrialised Building Systems. (Jaafar, M.S. et al., eds). Kuala Lumpur: CIDB. pp. 199-208. ISBN 983-2724-10-4.
  27. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Compressible Geomaterial as Inclusions or Layers in Retaining Wall Backfills. In Proceeding of  3rd International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials, Minerals and Environment (), Penang: USM, 2003. pp.
  28. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Reducing Wastes By Utilizing Scrap Tires as Geotechnical Material. In Proceeding of Environment 2003,  Penang: USM, pp.259-263.
  29. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Varying Effect of Compressible Layers in Retaining Wall Backfill. In Proceedings of 2nd World Engineering Congress. (B.B.K. Huat et. al, ed.), Selangor: UPM Press, pp. 114-116. ISBN 967-960-142-0.
  30. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Strength, Elasticity and Deformation Characteristics of Composite Geomaterial Containing Tire Shreds. In Proceeding of the 3rd Iranian International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Mechanics. Tehran: Center for Scientific Documentation and Publications, pp. 251-255. ISBN 964-425-388-4.
  31. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Recycling Wastes into Lightweight Geomaterial for Civil Engineering Works. In Proceeding of 20th Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organization. Phnom Penh: OCM/EIC/AFEO, pp. 190-196.
  32. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Engineered Strength and Compressibility of Lightweight Geomaterial Composite for Use in Embankment and Retaining Structure Backfills. In Transport Research Towards National Development (Ibrahim, N.I. and Ghani, W.R.A.W.A., ed.), Kuala Lumpur: CTR/TSSM, pp. 63-68.
  33. Ghani, A.N.A.. (2000) Feasibility of a Concealed Drainage Systems for Housing Projects in Malaysia. Proceeding of Pacific Rim Real Estate Conference. http://business2.unisa.edu.au/prres/Proceedings/Proceedings2000/P8B1.doc Sydney: UNISA.
  34. Ghani, A.N.A. and Yusoff M.N. (2000). Design Issues and Capital Costs of Concealed Drainage Systems for Housing Projects in Malaysia. In Proceeding of National Conference on Urban Issues and Challenges: Developing Solutions for Cities of the 21st Century. Selangor: UPM Press.
  35. Jamal Z.A.Z., Mohd Zain Z. and Ghani A.N. A. (1997). Engineers Write and Reflect: An Experience in the Use of Work Journals in Undergraduate Engineering Education. In Proceeding of 5th Triennial Conference on Engineering Education: Challenges and Goals for Engineering Education in the 21st Century. Manila: AEESEAP. pp k31-k38.
  36. Ghani, A.N.A. (1996). Towards Integrated Management of An Urbanizing Area: Developing Data Bank and Flood Forecasting Model; BULETIN, Pusat Pengajian Perumahan, Bangunan dan Perancangan; Jilid 8 1996. Penang: USM-HBP. Pp. 47-49.
  37. Ghani, N.A. (1995). Development in Compound Channel Flow Studies; JOURNAL INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Vol. 56 No.2 September 1995. Kuala Lumpur: IEM. pp.45-50. ISSN 0126-513X.
 
CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
  1. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013), Experimental Research Methods in Built Environment, In Proceedings of Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013, e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7 , pp1-5
  2. Nursriafitah Kasnon and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, 2013, Effect of Flood Water Diffuser to Reduce the Velocity of Water Flow, In Proceedings of Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013, e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7 , pp 121-124
  3. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2012). Experimental Research Methods in Engineering and Built Environment. Paper presented at HBP Postgraduate Seminar. June 27 2012, USM, Penang, Malaysia.
  4. A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2011). THE IMPACT OF “MSMA” ON DRAINAGE CONSTRUCTION COSTS - SMALL SCALE DEVELOPMENT , 5th NAPREC Conference. Institut Penilaian Negara, 12/4/2011- 12/4/2011, Bangi, Malaysia.
  5. Dilshod Elmuradov, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani and Karabayev, A.M. (2009). Steel slag use in road construction project. Proceedings of the Malaysian Metallurgical Conference '09 (MMC'09). 1 Dec 2009, Perlis Malaysia. Pp 1-4.
  6. A. Naser Abdul Ghani and Nawawi Chouw. (2009). Shredded Scrap Tire Block as load reducing layer on retaining wall: Static and Dynamic loading. Geotechnical Engineering Colloquium 2009. Auckland. New Zealand. Dec 10 2009.
  7. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2008). Land Development in the Technically Difficult and Poor Ground Sites in Malaysia. In Proceedings of International Conference in Infrastructure Development. Putrajaya. Malaysia. May 7-9 2008. CD Proceedings.
  8. Ibrahim, A., Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, M.F. and Jamalludin, D. (2006). Use of Scrap Tire as Replacement in Backfill Materials. In Proceeding of the International Conference on Local Government. Sabah, Malaysia.
  9. Wahid, J., Ghani, A.N.A., Nordin, N.M. and Idris, M.F. (2006). Teknik Binaan dan Bahan Bangunan dalam Sektor Perumahan di Malaysia. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction Industry 2006. Padang, Indonesia. 21-24 June 2006.
  10. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial for Civil Engineering Works. In Proceeding of Malaysian Science Technology Congress 2002 (CD ROM), Oct. 17-19, Genting Highlands, MALAYSIA.
  11. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Pengunaan Bahan Ringan Bolehmampat Sebagai Bahan Kambus Balik untuk Tembok Penahan. In Proceeding of AWAM 2001 (CD-ROM), Penang: USM
  12. Yusoff, M.N., Ismail, M. and Ghani, A.N.A. (2002). Isu Rekabentuk dan Kos Bagi Sistem Perparitan Tertutup di Kawasan Perumahan Teres Densiti Tinggi. In Prosiding Seminar Kebangsaan Sains, Teknologi dan Sains Sosial. Kuantan: UiTM, pp. 618-621.
  13. Mohd Zain Z. and Ghani A.N.A. (1997). Planning and Developing Engineering Capability to Promote Economic Growth. In Proceeding of IMT-GT Technical Cooperation on Implementing of Engineering Economic Growth of the Growth Triangle. Thailand: IMT-GT/The Engineering Institute of Thailand.
  14. Ghani, A.N.A. and Mohd Zain, Z. (1996). Reformation of Engineering Education in Preparation for the 21st Century. In Proceeding of Tripartite Convention on IMT-GT Technical Cooperation - Challenges and Opportunities for Engineers. Penang: IMT-GT/IEM.
  15. Wan Mokhtar Wan Nawang and Abdul Naser A. Ghani, “GIS Based Landuse and Stormwater Planning and Management in the Urbanizing Areas”, Conference on Georaphy in the ASEAN Region, Brunei, Julai 1990.
  16. Ghani A.N.A. and Nawang W.M. (1990). A GIS Based Urban Runoff Studies in Anak Sungai Keroh Watershed. In Proceeding of International Symposium on Urban Planning and Stormwater Management. Kuala Lumpur: UTM/MANCID/IHS.
 
BOOKS / RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS
  1. Md Azree Othuman Mydin and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (Eds.). (2013). Proceedings of the Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013 (BUSTUC2013) e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7, School of Housing Building and Planning, USM, 204p
  2. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2012). Recycling Scrap Tyres into Engineering and Construction Materials. Chapter in Towards a Sustainable Built Environment in Malaysia. (Eds Mahyuddin Ramli and Hugh Byrd). Penang, USM Press. Pp 45-52. ISBN 978-983-861-544-0.
  3. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Md Azree Othuman Mydin And Noor Faisal Abas (eds.), 2011, Proceedings of International Building and Infrastructure Technology Conference 2011 (ISBN 978-967-394-029-5), School of HBP, USM, 462
  4. Sharifah Norhaidah Syed Idros, A. Naser Abd Ghani, Rusli jamaluddin, Hairul Nizam Ismail, Aswati Hamzah, Zakiah Mohamad Ashari. (2010). Developing a Safe and Sustainable Preschooler Play Area Integrating Blended Play and Learning Elements. BERU Publications No. 17/2010. School Of Educational Studies; USM. ISBN 978-967-5467-57-8
  5. Sharifah Norhaidah Syed Idros, A. Naser Abd Ghani, Hairul Nizam Ismail, Aswati Hamzah, Zakiah Mohamad Ashari. (2009). Ke arah membina persekitaran pengajaran dan pembelajaran yang selamat di taman permainan prasekolah. BERU Publications. School Of Educational Studies; USM. ISBN 978-983-2700-87-6
  6. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2008). Planning, Design and Construction of Road and Highways. Teaching Module. 4TH Ed.
  7. A. Naser Abdul Ghani, M. Farid Ahmad and Noor Faisal Abas (Editors).(2007). Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. 168 pages.
  8. Hanafi Ismail, Baharin Azahari, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Fauziah Ahmad and Meor Othman Hamzah. (2004). Recycling of Rubber Waste. Chapter in Environmental Management and Engineering (Eds. K.J. Ratnam, A.F.M. Sadullah and T.W. Sam). Penang, USM Press. Pp 134-143. ISBN 983-2514-88-6.

 

OTHERS

 
CURRICULUM VITAE

 

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Ir.Dr. A. Naser Abdul Ghani
PhD., P.Eng, MIEM, MASCE, MACEM, ASEAN Eng.
Associate Professor (Civil Engineering Infrastructure)
School of Housing Building and Planning
Universiti Sains Malaysia
11800 Penang
MALAYSIA
Tel: +604-6532804 Fax: +604-6576523
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Short Biography

Dr. A. Naser Abdul Ghani obtained his BSCE from Ohio University (USA) 1986, his MSCE  (Hydraulic and Hydrology) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, and his Ph.D. (Geotechnical Engineering) from Universiti Sains Malaysia. His main area of expertise is civil engineering infrastructures for housing and land development. He has professional and consulting experiences in the planning, design and construction of civil infrastructure works including soil improvement and earth retention/stabilization systems, drainage and flood control facilities, sewerage systems, water supply systems and roads. He has published over 30 technical papers in journals and conference proceedings. His current research works are related to civil infrastructure technology and; material and structure for infrastructure systems. His research work on earth retention systems won the CIDB (Construction Industry Development Board, Malaysia) R&D of the Year Award in 2004. He has taught courses and topics related to structural design, geotechnology, site investigations, and civil infrastructure for land development.

 

Academic Qualification:   
BSCE (Ohio University) USA 1986
MSCE (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia) Malaysia 1990
Ph.D. (Geotechnical) Universiti Sains Malaysia 2004


Professional Qualification:   

  • Member, Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (MACEM)
  • Professional Engineer (Registered with Board of Engineers, Malaysia)     (P.Eng.)
  • Member, Institution of Engineers Malaysia. (MIEM)
  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (MASCE)
  • Life Member, ASEAN Engineers Register•   

 

Specialization:   

Civil Engineering Infrastructure

 

Current Position:   

Associate Professor (Civil Engineering Infrastructure),
School of Housing, Building and Planning, USM.

 

Previous Position:   

Engineer, Kedah Department of Health, 1986-1988
Design Engineer, SSR Consultants, 1989-1992
Consultant Engineer, SMHB Sdn Bhd, 1990-1992
Head of Dept. – Technical, Kulim City Council, 1992-1995

Honors and Awards:

  1. Selection Prize, 6th JICA International Thesis Competition
  2. Gold Medal, ITEX 2004
  3. R&D of The Year Award 2004, CIDB Malaysia.
  4. Gold Medal, 33rd Int’nl. Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products, GENEVA 2005.
  5. Saintis Cemerlang 2005, MOHE (Min. of Higher Education).
  6. Sanggar Sanjung (Academic Prize) 2004, USM.
  7. Sanggar Sanjung (Academic Prize)2005, USM.
  8. Excellent Service Award 2004, USM.
  9. Hadiah Pendidik Sanjungan (Academic Prize) 2007, USM
  10. Tokoh Maal Hijrah Daerah Padang Terap,  Kedah, 1433/2011


External Appointments:

  1. Honorary Research Fellow in Civil and Environmental Engineering. University of Auckland, New Zealand. (September 2009- January 2010)
  2. Honorary Research Fellow in Civil and Environmental Engineering. University of Auckland, New Zealand. (September 2009- January 2010)
  3. Member - Technical  Committee for the Privatization of  National Sewerage Services (1992-1993), Ministry of Housing and Local Government Malaysia.
  4. Consultant, ABADINI INTEGRAS ENGINEERS Sdn Bhd. (Present)
  5. Technical Advisor, Kulim City Council (1995-1996)


Key Consulting and Design Experiences:

  Feasibility studies, planning and design of civil infrastructure systems

  Design of drainage and flood control facilities.

  Project Planning/Contract Administration.

  Hydrological and Hydraulics Studies
 
  Civil Engineering and Housing Infrastructure
 
  Professional Practice - Civil Infrastructure/Land Development
 
  Use of design software such as PROKON, Bently Power Civil, AutoCAD, 
  Esteem, PLAXIS, WaterCAD, FlowMaster, PRIMAVERA. 


University Responsibility: 

  1. Program Chairman (Building Tech): Jan 1997-Dec 1998
  2. Program Chairman (Building Tech): Jan 1999-Dec 1999
  3. Chairman, Industry and Community Network. Jan 2008 – Dec 2009.
  4. Quality Manager – HBP Laboratory, School of Housing, Building and Planning, USM: 2011-present.


Graduate Supervision:

Graduated MSc Dissertation:               14                       
Graduated MSc Full Research Mode: 2
PhD (current): 1

 

Teaching and course development:
Teaching, since 1995, in the area of civil engineering infrastructure and construction technology.

 

Courses/Topics Taught:

  1. Introduction to Structure (Structural Mechanics)
  2. Structural Systems and Design
  3. Hydrology for Landscape Architect
  4. Construction Geotechnics
  5. Site Investigations
  6. Road and Highway Design and Construction
  7. Civil Infrastructure Design and Construction
  8. Construction Methods
  9. Construction Material and Technology

 

Editorial and academic referees/advisory:

  1. Editorial Member, Journal of Construction in Developing Countries. A CIB Encouraged Journal.
  2. Professional Assessment Examiner/Interviewer (2003-present). Board of Engineers Malaysia/The Institution of Engineers Malaysia.
  3. Article Assessor, Journal of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia. IEM.
  4. Assessor, USM Short Term Grant. Universiti Sains Malaysia.
  5. Member Panel of Assessors, Research University Grant (RU), USM.
  6. Assessor, MOHE scholarship and fellowship awards.

 

Publications:   

More than 30 international and local publications.

 (Appendix A)

 

Current Research :

  1. Civil Engineering Infrastructure and Sustainability
  2. Material for infrastructure systems


Consultancy:   

Consultant to development industry and the government.

(Appendix B)

 

APPENDIX A

Books/Research Publications

  1. Md Azree Othuman Mydin and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (Eds.). (2013). Proceedings of the Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013 (BUSTUC2013) e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7, School of Housing Building and Planning, USM, 204p
  2. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2012). Recycling Scrap Tyres into Engineering and Construction Materials. Chapter in Towards a Sustainable Built Environment in Malaysia. (Eds Mahyuddin Ramli and Hugh Byrd). Penang, USM Press. Pp 45-52. ISBN 978-983-861-544-0.
  3. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Md Azree Othuman Mydin And Noor Faisal Abas (eds.), 2011, Proceedings of International Building and Infrastructure Technology Conference 2011 (ISBN 978-967-394-029-5), School of HBP, USM, 462
  4. Sharifah Norhaidah Syed Idros, A. Naser Abd Ghani, Rusli jamaluddin, Hairul Nizam Ismail, Aswati Hamzah, Zakiah Mohamad Ashari. (2010). Developing a Safe and Sustainable Preschooler Play Area Integrating Blended Play and Learning Elements. BERU Publications No. 17/2010. School Of Educational Studies; USM. ISBN 978-967-5467-57-8
  5. Sharifah Norhaidah Syed Idros, A. Naser Abd Ghani, Hairul Nizam Ismail, Aswati Hamzah, Zakiah Mohamad Ashari. (2009). Ke arah membina persekitaran pengajaran dan pembelajaran yang selamat di taman permainan prasekolah. BERU Publications. School Of Educational Studies; USM. ISBN 978-983-2700-87-6
  6. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2008). Planning, Design and Construction of Road and Highways. Teaching Module. 4TH Ed.
  7. A. Naser Abdul Ghani, M. Farid Ahmad and Noor Faisal Abas (Editors).(2007). Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. 168 pages.
  8. Hanafi Ismail, Baharin Azahari, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Fauziah Ahmad and Meor Othman Hamzah. (2004). Recycling of Rubber Waste. Chapter in Environmental Management and Engineering (Eds. K.J. Ratnam, A.F.M. Sadullah and T.W. Sam). Penang, USM Press. Pp 134-143. ISBN 983-2514-88-6.



REFEREED JOURNAL AND PROCEEDINGS

  1. A.N.  Abdul Ghani (2014). Experimental Research Methods for Students in Built Environment and Engineering. MATEC Web of Conferences 10 01001 (2014. DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/20141001001
  2. A.N.  Abdul Ghani and N.  Kasnon (2014). Effect of Flood Water Diffuser on Flow Pattern of Water during Road Crossing. MATEC Web of Conferences 10 06006 (2014). DOI: 10.1051/matecconf/20141006006
  3. Adhilla Ainun Musir and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2014). A study of Pile Driving Effects on Nearby Building. Int. J. of GEOMATE, March, 2014, Vol. 6, No. 1 (Sl. No. 11), pp. 806-810.  ISSN:2186-2982(P), 2186-2990(O), Japan. (Indexed: Gale, a Cengage Learning Company, ULRICHSWEB, Global Serials Directory, EBSCO) (Impact Factor GIF: 2013 – 0.825)
  4. NR Buyung and ANA Ghani (2014). The State of Skilled Components Installers for Industrialized Building System (IBS) Construction in Malaysia, MATEC Web of Conferences 10, 04002. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20141004002
  5. Nurul Rezuana Buyung, Md Azree Othuman Mydin, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013). Investigation on Prefabricated Building System Skilled Component Installers. ANALELE UNIVERSITĂłII “EFTIMIE MURGU ” RESIłA ANUL XX, NR. 3, 2013, ISSN 1453 – 7397. Pp 105-120.(Indexed by EBSCO, ProQuest, DOAJ)
  6. Adhilla Ainun Musir and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013). Pile Driving Effects on Nearby Building. In Proceedings of Third International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials and Environment, Nagoya, Japan, Nov. 13-15, 2013, ISBN: 978-4-9905958-2-1 C3051
  7. Wan Mohamad, W.N.S and Abdul Ghani, A.N. (2011). The Use of Geographic Information Sysystems (GIS) for Geotechnical Data Processing and Presentation. Procedia Engineering 20 (2011) PP 397-406. (Indexed by SCOPUS).
  8. Wan Nur Syazwani W.M, and A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2011), GIS BASED STUDIES OF GEOTECHNICAL PROPERTIES FOR LAND DEVELOPMENT PLANNING AND DESIGN , Proceedings of International Building and Infrastructure Technology Conference 2011 (ISBN 978-967-394-029-5) , Penang, Malaysia, 10
  9. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, Mohd Wira Mohd Shafiei and Mohd Yahaya Mohd Daud (2010). The Consequence of MSMA on Drainage Construction Costs. Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries. Penang, Malaysia. Pp. 1001-1012 (ISBN 978-983-3986-606).
  10. Muhammad Zuhaer Abdulameer and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani. (2010). The Development of a Newly Designed Concrete Armour Unit for Rubble Mound Breakwaters. Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries. Penang, Malaysia. Pp. 899-909 (ISBN 978-983-3986-606).
  11. Chow, S.H., Norshida Ismail and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2009). Shear Strength Characteristics of Sand-Waste Material Mixture.  Journal of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia. Vol 70. No.1 March 2009. pp 36-43.
  12. Chow, S. H., Chow, S. T., Ghani, A. N. A and Ibrahim, Anas (2008). Development of a Laboratory Model Retaining Wall Test Facility. Proceedings of International Conference on Science & Technology: Application in Industry & Education, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 216-222. (ISBN: 978-983-42204-1-9)
  13. A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2007). Use of Scrap Tire as Lightweight Material in Civil Engineering Infrastructure Works. In Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. p 129-136.
  14. Chow Shio Huey, Anas Ibrahim and A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2007). Investigation on Compressive Strength of OPC-Waste Material Geocomposite. In Proceedings of Malaysian Infrastructure Technology Conference 2007. Infrastructure Technology Research Unit. USM. ISBN 978-983-3986-19-4. p 107-114.
  15. Noordin, N.M., Awang, H., and Ghani A.N.A. (2006). Practical application of portable foam generator and lightweight foam concrete in housing development. In Proceeding of International Conference on Sustainable Housing (Ismail, A.M. et al. eds), Penang: USM. ISBN 983-41749-1-8.
  16. Ghani, A.N.A. (2006). Civil Infrastructure in Land Development: the Sustainable and Environmental Challenges. In Proceeding of the International Conference on Environment. Penang, Malaysia. ISBN 983-3391-54-0.
  17. Ghani, A.N.A., (2005). Civil Engineering Infrastructure and Land Development: Issues in the Technically Difficult Ground Condition in Malaysia. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management: The Challenge for Innovation. ( Wang, et al. Eds). P.R. China: China Architecture & Building Press. P. 1199-1201. ISBN 7-112-07871-7. Indexed by ISI.
  18. Noordin, N., Awang, H. and Ghani, A.N.A. (2005). Lightweight Foamed Concrete in Construction. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management: The Challenge for Innovation. ( Wang, et al. Eds). P.R. China: China Architecture & Building Press. P. 1488-1491. ISBN 7-112-07871-7.
  19. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F. Hamir, R., Mohd, S. (2005). Development of Pre-Engineered Geomaterial for Use in Road Embankment and Retaining Structure Backfill. Journal of Transportation Science Society of Malaysia. Vol. 1 2005. ISSN 1823609X. Kuala Lumpur: TSSM. P 38-43.
  20. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F. Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2004). Yielding Behavior of Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial. In Proceeding of the Malaysian Geotechnical Conference 2004 (Chan S.F., ed), Kuala Lumpur: IEM, pp. 375-380.
  21. Ghani, A.N.A., Ramli, M. and Noordin, N.M. (2004). Shredded Scrap Tire Blocks as Load Reducing and Drainage Layers Behind Bridge Abutment. In Proceeding of International Conference on Bridge Engineering and Hydraulic Structures (Jaafar, M.S. et al., eds), Kuala Lumpur: UPM Press, pp. 189-192. ISBN 983-2871-62-X.
  22. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Strength, Compressibility and Drainage Behavior of Composite Geomaterial Developed for Application as Retaining Wall Backfill Inclusions. In Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials. (Di Benedetto et al., ed), The Netherlands: A.A. Balkema, pp. 991-996. ISBN 90-5809-604-1. Indexed by ISI.
  23. Ghani, A.N.A. (2003). Shredded Scrap Tire Blocks as Lightweight Material in Construction Works. J. of Housing, Building and Planning. Penang: Penerbit USM (USM Press). P. 27-41. ISSN 0218-6536.
  24. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Shredded Tire Based Geocomposite as Drainage and Load Reduction Layers for Earth Retaining Structures. In Proceeding of 5th EASTS Conference, Fukuoka, Japan: Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies, 2003. pp. 354-363.Indexed by ISI.
  25. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Yielding Behavior of Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial Subjected to Repeated Load. In Proceeding of  2nd International Conference on Advances in Soft Soil Engineering and Technology. (B.B.K. Huat et al.,ed.),. Selangor: UPM Press, pp. 681-689. ISBN 983-2373-92-1.
  26. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Pre-Engineered Lightweight Geomaterial for Retaining Wall Backfill. In Proceeding of International Conference on Industrialised Building Systems. (Jaafar, M.S. et al., eds). Kuala Lumpur: CIDB. pp. 199-208. ISBN 983-2724-10-4.
  27. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Compressible Geomaterial as Inclusions or Layers in Retaining Wall Backfills. In Proceeding of  3rd International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials, Minerals and Environment (), Penang: USM, 2003. pp.
  28. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2003). Reducing Wastes By Utilizing Scrap Tires as Geotechnical Material. In Proceeding of Environment 2003,  Penang: USM, pp.259-263.
  29. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Varying Effect of Compressible Layers in Retaining Wall Backfill. In Proceedings of 2nd World Engineering Congress. (B.B.K. Huat et. al, ed.), Selangor: UPM Press, pp. 114-116. ISBN 967-960-142-0.
  30. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Strength, Elasticity and Deformation Characteristics of Composite Geomaterial Containing Tire Shreds. In Proceeding of the 3rd Iranian International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Mechanics. Tehran: Center for Scientific Documentation and Publications, pp. 251-255. ISBN 964-425-388-4.
  31. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Recycling Wastes into Lightweight Geomaterial for Civil Engineering Works. In Proceeding of 20th Conference of ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organization. Phnom Penh: OCM/EIC/AFEO, pp. 190-196.
  32. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Engineered Strength and Compressibility of Lightweight Geomaterial Composite for Use in Embankment and Retaining Structure Backfills. In Transport Research Towards National Development (Ibrahim, N.I. and Ghani, W.R.A.W.A., ed.), Kuala Lumpur: CTR/TSSM, pp. 63-68.
  33. Ghani, A.N.A. (2000) Feasibility of a Concealed Drainage Systems for Housing Projects in Malaysia. Proceeding of Pacific Rim Real Estate Conference. http://www.prres.net/papers/Ghani_Feasibility_of_a_Concealed_Drainage_Systems_For_Housing_Projects_In_Malaysia.pdf. Sydney: UNISA.
  34. Ghani, A.N.A. and Yusoff M.N. (2000). Design Issues and Capital Costs of Concealed Drainage Systems for Housing Projects in Malaysia. In Proceeding of National Conference on Urban Issues and Challenges: Developing Solutions for Cities of the 21st Century. Selangor: UPM Press.
  35. Jamal Z.A.Z., Mohd Zain Z. and Ghani A.N. A. (1997). Engineers Write and Reflect: An Experience in the Use of Work Journals in Undergraduate Engineering Education. In Proceeding of 5th Triennial Conference on Engineering Education: Challenges and Goals for Engineering Education in the 21st Century. Manila: AEESEAP. pp k31-k38.
  36. Ghani, A.N.A. (1996). Towards Integrated Management of An Urbanizing Area: Developing Data Bank and Flood Forecasting Model; BULETIN, Pusat Pengajian Perumahan, Bangunan dan Perancangan; Jilid 8 1996. Penang: USM-HBP. Pp. 47-49.
  37. Ghani, N.A. (1995). Development in Compound Channel Flow Studies; JOURNAL INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Vol. 56 No.2 September 1995. Kuala Lumpur: IEM. pp.45-50. ISSN 0126-513X.

 

CONFERENCE/SEMINAR/ PRESENTATION AND PROCEEDINGS

  1. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2013), Experimental Research Methods in Built Environment, In Proceedings of Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013, e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7 , pp1-5
  2. Nursriafitah Kasnon and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani, 2013, Effect of Flood Water Diffuser to Reduce the Velocity of Water Flow, In Proceedings of Building Surveying and Technology Undergraduate Conference 2013, e-ISBN 978-967-394-153-7 , pp 121-124
  3. Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani (2012). Experimental Research Methods in Engineering and Built Environment. Paper presented at HBP Postgraduate Seminar. June 27 2012, USM, Penang, Malaysia.
  4. A. Naser Abdul Ghani (2011). THE IMPACT OF “MSMA” ON DRAINAGE CONSTRUCTION COSTS - SMALL SCALE DEVELOPMENT , 5th NAPREC Conference. Institut Penilaian Negara, 12/4/2011- 12/4/2011, Bangi, Malaysia.
  5. Dilshod Elmuradov, Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani and Karabayev, A.M. (2009). Steel slag use in road construction project. Proceedings of the Malaysian Metallurgical Conference '09 (MMC'09). 1 Dec 2009, Perlis Malaysia. Pp 1-4.
  6. A. Naser Abdul Ghani and Nawawi Chouw. (2009). Shredded Scrap Tire Block as load reducing layer on retaining wall: Static and Dynamic loading. Geotechnical Engineering Colloquium 2009. Auckland. New Zealand. Dec 10 2009.
  7. Ritzawaty Mohamed Shukeri and Abdul Naser Abdul Ghani. CONCRETE MIX WITH WASTEPAPER. In Proceedings of International Conference on Built Environment in Developing Countries 2008 (Dec 2008), Penang Malaysia. Pp 567-575.
  8. A. Naser Abdul Ghani. (2008). Land Development in the Technically Difficult and Poor Ground Sites in Malaysia. In Proceedings of International Conference in Infrastructure Development. Putrajaya. Malaysia. May 7-9 2008. CD Proceedings.
  9. Ibrahim, A., Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, M.F. and Jamalludin, D. (2006). Use of Scrap Tire as Replacement in Backfill Materials. In Proceeding of the International Conference on Local Government. Sabah, Malaysia.
  10. Wahid, J., Ghani, A.N.A., Nordin, N.M. and Idris, M.F. (2006). Teknik Binaan dan Bahan Bangunan dalam Sektor Perumahan di Malaysia. In Proceeding of International Conference on Construction Industry 2006. Padang, Indonesia. 21-24 June 2006.
  11. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., Hamir, R. and Mohd, S. (2002). Scrap Tire Based Lightweight Geomaterial for Civil Engineering Works. In Proceeding of Malaysian Science Technology Congress 2002 (CD ROM), Oct. 17-19, Genting Highlands, MALAYSIA.
  12. Ghani, A.N.A., Ahmad, F., and Hamir, R. (2002).  Pengunaan Bahan Ringan Bolehmampat Sebagai Bahan Kambus Balik untuk Tembok Penahan. In Proceeding of AWAM 2001 (CD-ROM), Penang: USM
  13. Yusoff, M.N., Ismail, M. and Ghani, A.N.A. (2002). Isu Rekabentuk dan Kos Bagi Sistem Perparitan Tertutup di Kawasan Perumahan Teres Densiti Tinggi. In Prosiding Seminar Kebangsaan Sains, Teknologi dan Sains Sosial. Kuantan: UiTM, pp. 618-621.
  14. Mohd Zain Z. and Ghani A.N.A. (1997). Planning and Developing Engineering Capability to Promote Economic Growth. In Proceeding of IMT-GT Technical Cooperation on Implementing of Engineering Economic Growth of the Growth Triangle. Thailand: IMT-GT/The Engineering Institute of Thailand.
  15. Ghani, A.N.A. and Mohd Zain, Z. (1996). Reformation of Engineering Education in Preparation for the 21st Century. In Proceeding of Tripartite Convention on IMT-GT Technical Cooperation - Challenges and Opportunities for Engineers. Penang: IMT-GT/IEM.
  16. Wan Mokhtar Wan Nawang and Abdul Naser A. Ghani, “GIS Based Landuse and Stormwater Planning and Management in the Urbanizing Areas”, Conference on Georaphy in the ASEAN Region, Brunei, Julai 1990.
  17. Ghani A.N.A. and Nawang W.M. (1990). A GIS Based Urban Runoff Studies in Anak Sungai Keroh Watershed. In Proceeding of International Symposium on Urban Planning and Stormwater Management. Kuala Lumpur: UTM/MANCID/IHS.

 

 

APPENDIX B


APPENDIX B: LIST OF RELATED CONSULTANCY WORKS

    Engineering Design

  1. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure and Foundation Design. Kuala Perlis Immigration Complex. AIESB. (2008).
  2. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure and Security Fencing Design. Serdang AADK Detention Center. AIESB. (2007).
  3. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Design. National Registration District Office for Kulim, Pendang and Yan.. AIESB. (2006)
  4. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure and Foundation Design. Mini Stadium Kulim. AIESB. (2005)
  5. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Design. Kulim Golf and Country Resort. AIESB (2004)
  6. Consulting Engineer. Conservation and Development of Kota Kayang Muzium, Perlis. AIESB (2003)
  7. Consulting Engineer. Design of Sanitary Landfill. AIESB. (2002)
  8. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Design. Ministry of Education Housing Quarters in Sungai Petani. AIESB. (2001)
  9. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Design. Drainage Improvement Works for Selasih Park, Kulim. TNI (1998)
  10. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Planning and Design. Mix Commercial and Residential Development of 360 Acres. TNI. (1996)
  11. Consulting Engineer. Infrastructure Planning and Design. Residential Development of 400 acres. TNI (1999)
  12. Consulting Engineer. Sewerage Network Planning and Design. 15000 PE Residential Development. TNI. (1998)
  13. Consulting Engineer. Al Malik Khalid Mosque Expansion Project. USM.  (1999)
  14. Consulting Engineer. USM Islamic Kindergaten Project. USM.     (2000)
  15. Lenggong Archeology Lab.  Foundation Design . USM.
  16. Lenggong Archeology Lab: Water Supply Design.USM.
  17. Lenggong Archeology Lab: Sewerage Systems Design. USM.
  18. Drainage Detail Design of Upper Krian Basin-Land development/reclamation. SMHB S/B.
  19. Desaru International Resort – infrastructure design. SMHB S/B.
  20. Penang Water Resources Study – water distribution systems studies and design. SMHB S/B.
  21. New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE) – drainage design. SMHB S/B.
  22. Melaka New Water Supply – contract administration. SMHB S/B.
  23. Parit Nibong Rural Road – design and documentation. SSR Consultants.
  24. Housing Development, Muar, Johor – infrastructure design. SSR Consultants
  25. Section Office and Maintenance Depot (PLUS) – building and infra design. SSR Consultants.


    Engineering Studies

  1. Rancangan Kawasan Khas (Special Area Plan) Matang Kuala Sepetang. Infrastructure Studies. Usains Holding SB. (2007).
  2. Rancangan Kawasan Khas (Special area Plan) Kota Kuala Muda. Transportation and Infrastructure studies. AIESB. (2007)
  3. Kajian Dasar Perumahan Negara (National Housing Policy  Studies). Ministry of Housing and Local Govt. RM 5 Million.  (2003-2005). Responsible for technical and engineering portion. 
  4. Consultant. Ministry of Education’s School Maintenance Studies. Usains Holding Sdn Bhd. (2004-2006)
  5. Kajian Penyenggaraan Sekolah-Sekolah Seluruh Malaysia  (Studies of Malaysian School Maintenance). Ministry of Education. RM 4.5 Million. (2004-2006). Responsible for technical and engineering portion. 
  6. Consultant. Kajian Saliran dan Pembangunan Daerah Barat Daya Pulau Pinang. PDC/JPS/State Govt.  (1998)
  7. Consultant. The Low Cost Housing Scenario in Malaysia. EWIEN Sdn Bhd.   6 months. (1996)
  8. Consulting Engineer. Abadini Integras Engineers Sdn Bhd. – Usains Holding Sdn Bhd.   (2003-present).
  9. Consultant. National Housing Studies. Usains Holding Sdn Bhd.  (2004-2005)
  10. Sterling Drug Wastewater Treatment Systems – waste treatment studies
  11. KTM Railway Rehabilitation-Drainage studies
  12. Klang River Erosion and Sediment Control - studies
  13. Remote Sensing Based Urban Runoff Studies -  studies