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 Engr  Wisal Ahmed
Lecturer
Structural Engineering Department

MCE
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
NUST College of Civil Engineering, Risalpur, Pakistan.
Tel : +92-314-5572453

Specialization
Structural Engineering

Education
Master of Science in Structural Engineering

Engr. Wisal Ahmed is currently serving as Lecturer at NUST Military College of Engineering, Risalpur. He holds Master of Science in Structural Engineering degree from NUST Institute of Civil Engineering and Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering at University of Engineering & TechnologyDuring MSc his area of research was thermal-energy efficient and eco-friendly normal weight and lightweight concrete composites with the effective utilisation of sawdust. He has published one research paper in Journal of Cleaner Production and one in Fire Technology Journal.


AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

  • 2nd Position holder during Master of Science in Structural Engineering, NUST. 
  • Registered Engineer (RE), Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).​

RESEARCH AREAS  

  • Energy-efficiency of building structures
  • Sustainability of structures
  • Concrete materials
  • Nano-technology

JOURNAL/RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

  • Wisal Ahmed, Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Shazim Ali Memon, Sajjad Ahmad, Waqas Latif Baloch, Muhammad Usman “Effective utilization of sawdust for the production of eco-friendly and thermal energy efficient normal weight and lightweight concretes with tailored facture properties” Journal of Cleaner Production (2018), DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.03.009 
  • Waqas Latif Baloch, Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Shazim Ali Memon, Wisal Ahmed, Sajjad Ahmad“Effect of Elevated Temperatures on Mechanical Performance of Normal and Lightweight Concretes Reinforced with Carbon Nanotubes” Fire Technology (2018), DOI: 10.1007/s1069​.

COURSES TAUGHT TO UNDER-GRADUATE PROGRAMME:

  • CE 308  Plain and Reinforced Concrete-I​​
  • CE 103  Mechanics of Solids-I​​

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Jun 2016 - Aug 2017: Junior designer at Design-men, Islamabad. 
  • May 2015 - Sep 2015: Worked as Intern with Communication and Works Department Swabi.