Faculty Muhammad Usman

Dr. Muhammad Usman

HOD Structural Engg
  • NUST INSTITUTE OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
  • 051-9085-4618
  • m.usman@nice.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral
Summary

Academic Background
PhD in Civil Engineering (STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING, ENERGY HARVESTING) Doctoral Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology September 01, 2012 - August 19, 2016
MS Civil Engineering (STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS) Masters Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology February 11, 2008 - January 29, 2010
BE Civil Engineering (STRUCTURES) Bachelor National University of Sciences and Technology October 13, 2003 - March 31, 2007
Honours and Awards
ICE Publising Award ICE Publishing Award (Fredrick Palmers Prize) October 05, 2020
Research activities Research associate Structural Control and Intelligent Systems Lab (KAIST) September 01, 2011 - August 19, 2016.
Research activities Research Assistant Structural Control and Intelligent Systems Lab (KAIST) January 13, 2008 - January 29, 2010.
Work of a project of recycled asphasl pavements Research Associate NIT (NUST) April 01, 2007 - June 30, 2007.
Publications
Effect of steel and concrete thickness on shear strength of square concrete filled double skin tubular beams June 01, 2021 Najeeb Ullah, Muhammad Usman, Wahab Ashraf, Asad Hanif, Syed Hassan Farooq Case Studies in Construction Materials - Volume 14, Article Number e00478
Investigation of the Structural Response of the MRE-Based MDOF Isolated Structure under Historic Near- and Far-Fault Earthquake Loadings March 23, 2021 Muhammad Ahsan Tariq, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq , Imran Ullah, Asad Hanif Applied Sciences - Volume 11(6), Article Number 2876
Utilization of Solid Waste from Brick Industry and Hydrated Lime in Self-Compacting Cement Pastes February 27, 2021 Mati Ullah Shah, Muhammad Usman, Muhammad Usman Hanif, Iqra Naseem, Sara Farooq Materials - Volume 14(5), Article Number 1109
Durability of slag waste incorporated steel fiber-reinforced concrete in marine environment January 01, 2021 Seungwon Kim, Yongjae Kim, Muhammad Usman, Cheolwoo Park, Asad Hanif Journal of Building Engineering - Volume 33, Article Number 101641
Recent Progress in Isotropic Magnetorheological Elastomers and Their Properties: A Review December 17, 2020 Muhammad Arslan Hafeez, Muhammad Usman, Asad Hanif, Malik Adeel Umar Polymers - Volume 12(12), Article Number 3023
Material Optimization of Tuned Liquid Column Ball Damper (TLCBD) for the Vibration Control of Multi-Storey Structure Using Various Liquid and Ball Densities November 01, 2020 Muhammad Tanveer, Muhammad Usman, Imdad Ullah Khan, Syed Hassan Farooq, Asad Hanif Journal of Building Engineering - Volume 32, Article Number 101742
Interfacial characteristics of cement mortars containing aggregate derived from industrial slag waste September 17, 2020 Hyongi Lee, Asad Hanif, Muhammad Usman, Yonghwan Kim, Hongseob Oh, Seong Kyum Kim Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance - Volume 5, Issue 4, Page 236-243
Emerging trends in the growth of structural systems for tall buildings July 29, 2020 Shazim Ali Memon, Muhammad Zain, Dichuan Zhang, Sardar Kashif Ur Rehman, Muhammad Usman, Deuckhang Lee Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance - VOlume 5, Issue 3, Page 155-170
Flexural properties of concrete filled double skin (SHS outer and SHS inner) tubular Beams July 01, 2020 Wahab Ashraf, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, Najeeb Ullad, Sajid Saleem Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Structures and Buildings - Pages 1-13
Development and characterization of a novel hybrid magnetorheological elastomer incorporating micro and nano size iron fillers July 01, 2020 Sadia Umer Khayam, Muhammad Usman, Malik Adeel Umer, Ahmed Rafique Materials & Design - Volume 192, Article Number 108748
Optimized Corrosion Performance of AISI 1345 Steel in Hydrochloric Acid Through Thermo-Mechanical Cyclic Annealing Processes April 01, 2020 Muhammad Usman, Muhammad Arslan Hafeez, Aqil Inam, Misbah Ul Hassan, Malik Adeel Umer, Asad Hanif Crystals - Volume 10, Article Number 256
Effect of Coconut Fiber Length and Content on Properties of High Strength Concrete February 28, 2020 Muhammad Usman, Waqas Ahmad, Syed Hassan Farooq, Mehran Khan, Ayaz Ahmed, Fahid Aslam, Rayed Al Yousef, Hisham Al Abduljabbar, Muhammad Sufian Materials - Volume 13, Issue 5, Article Number 1075
Axial compressive behavior of confined steel fiber reinforced high strength concrete January 10, 2020 Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, Mohammad Umair, Asad Hanif Construction and Building Materials - Volume 230, Article Number 117043
Improving structural performance of timber wall panels by inexpensive FRP retrofitting techniques January 01, 2020 Muhammad Ammad Hassan, Muhammad Usman, Asad Hanif, Syed Hassan Farooq, Jamil Ahmed Journal of Building Engineering - Volume 27, Article Number 101004
Application of tuned liquid column ball damper (TLCBD) for improved vibration control performance of multi-storey structure October 24, 2019 Muhammad Tanveer, Muhammad Usman, Imdad Ullah Khan, Shakil Ahmad, Asad Hanif, Syed Hassan Farooq PLoS ONE - Vol.14(10), Article Number e0224436
Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of School Buildings in Seismic Zone 4 of Pakistan October 03, 2019 Muhammad Zain, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, Tahir mehmood Advances in Civil Engineering - Volume: 2019 Article Number: 5808256
Self-Consolidating Lightweight Concrete Incorporating Limestone Powder and Fly Ash as Supplementary Cementing Material September 19, 2019 Muhammad Ilyas khan, Muhammad Usman, Syed Ali Rizwan, Asad Hanif Materials - Volume: 12 Issue: 18 Article Number: 3050
Blast Loading Response of Reinforced Concrete Panels Externally Reinforced with Steel Strips August 18, 2019 Rizwan Khan, Syed Hassan Farooq, Muhammad Usman Infrastructures - Volume 4, Issue 3
Influence of bonded mortar of recycled concrete aggregates on interfacial characteristics – Porosity assessment based on pore segmentation from backscattered electron image analysis July 10, 2019 YongJae kim, Asad Hanif, Muhammad Usman, Wonjun Park Construction and Building Materials - Volume 212, Pages 149-163
Properties enhancement of super absorbent polymer (SAP) incorporated self-compacting cement pastes modified by nano silica (NS) addition April 10, 2019 Hassan Baloch, Muhammad Usman, Syed Ali Rizwan, Asad Hanif Construction and Building Materials - Volume 203, Pages 18-26
Ambient Vibration Testing of a Pedestrian Bridge Using Low-Cost Accelerometers for SHM Applications January 03, 2019 Azam Ali, Talha Yousaf Sandhu, Muhammad Usman Smart Cities - Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 20-30
Optimization of Steam-Curing Regime for Recycled Aggregate Concrete Incorporating High Early Strength Cement-A Parametric Study December 07, 2018 Asad Hanif, Yongjae Kim, Cheolwoo Park, Muhammad Usman Materials - Volume: 11, Issue: 12, Article Number: 2487
Progressive structural capacity loss assessment-A framework for modern reinforced concrete buildings December 03, 2018 Muhammad Zain, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, Asad Hanif PLoS ONE - Volume 13, Issue 12, Article Number e0208149
Effect of Soil-Structure Interaction on a Masonry Structure under Train Induced Vibrations November 26, 2018 Bilal Lal Khan, Syed Hassan Farooq, Muhammad Usman, Faheem Butt, Abdul Qudoos Khan, Asad Hanif Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Structures and Buildings - -
Structural reliability analysis of superstructure of highway bridges on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC): a case study August 24, 2018 Abdur Rasheed, muhammad Usman, Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Syed Hassan Farooq, Asad Hanif, Noman A. Khan Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance - Volume:3, Issue: 3, Pages 197-207
Eco-friendly self-compacting cement pastes incorporating wood waste as cement replacement: A feasibility study July 20, 2018 Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Muhammad Usman, Asfand Yar Khan, Syed Hassan Farooq, Asad Hanif, Shengwen Tang, Syed Ali Rizwan Journal of Cleaner Production - Volume: 190, Pages: 679-688
Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting System based on Wake Galloping Using Circular Cylinders June 28, 2018 In-Ho Kim, Haemin Jeon, Hyung-Jo Jung, Muhammad Usman Transactions of Korean Society of Noise and Vibration Engineering - Volume 12, No. 3, Pages 137-143
Experimental validation of a novel piezoelectric energy harvesting system employing wake galloping phenomenon for a broad wind spectrum June 15, 2018 Muhammad Usman, Asad Hanif, In-Ho Kim, Hyung-Jo Jung Energy - Volume 153, Pages 882-889
Effective use of sawdust for the production of eco-friendly and thermal-energy efficient normal weight and lightweight concretes with tailored fracture properties May 20, 2018 Wisal Ahmed, Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Shazim Ali Memon, Sajjad Ahmad, Waqas Latif Baloch, Muhammad Usman Journal of Cleaner Production - Volume: 184 Pages: 1016-1027
Flexural fatigue behavior of thin laminated cementitious composites incorporating cenosphere fillers February 15, 2018 Asad Hanif, Zeyu Lu, Yu Cheng, Zongjin Li, Muhammad Usman Materials & Design - Volume 140, Pages 267-277
Slag waste incorporation in high early strength concrete as cement replacement: Environmental impact and influence on hydration & durability attributes January 20, 2018 Muhammad Junaid Munir, Syed Minhaj Saleem Kazmi, Asad Hanif, Muhammad Usman, YongJai Kim, Samsoo Kim Journal of Cleaner Production -
Performance evaluation of concrete incorporating glass powder and glass sludge wastes as supplementary cementing material January 01, 2018 Asad Hanif , Hyeongi Lee, Jungsung Sim, Hongseob Oh, Muhammad Usman Journal of Cleaner Production -
Applications of Nano Technology in Civil Engineering: A Review January 01, 2018 Arslan Shamim, Sajjad Ahmed, Anwar Khitab, Waqas Anwar, Muhammad Usman, Rao Arsalan Khushnood International Journal of Strategic Engineering - Vol.01, No.1, Pages 48-64
A feasibility study on smart base isolation systems using magneto-rheological elastomers August 20, 2009 Jeong-Hoi Koo, Dong-Doo Jang, Muhammad Usman, Hyung-Jo Jung Structural Engineering and Mechanics - Volume 32, Number 6, pages 755-770
Numerical Investigation of Smart Base Isolation System Employing MR Elastomer March 11, 2009 Muhammad Usman, S H Sung, D D Jang, H J Jung, J H Koo Journal of Physics: Conference Series - Vol.149, Article Number 012099
Feasibility Study of MR Elastomer-based Base Isolation System December 30, 2008 D D Jang, Muhammad Usman, S H Sung, Y J Moon, H J Jung Journal of the Computational Structural Engineering Institute of Korea - Volume 21, Issue 6, Pages.597-605
Conferences
Effect of near and far Field Earthquakes on performance of various base isolation systems June 12, 2019 - June 14, 2019 Bilal Lal Khan, Muhammad Azeem, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, Asad Hanif, Muhammad Fawad 25th International Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity - Italy
Retrofitting of damaged reinforced concrete bridge structure June 12, 2019 - June 14, 2019 Muhammad Fawad, K Kalman, Rao Arsalan Khushnood, Muhammad Usman 25th International Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity - Italy
SYSTEM IDENTIFICATION OF A PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE FOR STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING APPLICATIONS February 21, 2019 - February 22, 2019 Azam Ali, Talha Yousaf Sandhu, Jawad Ali, Mashood Ur Rahaman, Muhammad Usman First South Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering (SACEE’19) - Pakistan
Experimental Investigation of Low Strength Concrete (LSC) Beams Using Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymers (CFRP) Wrap February 21, 2019 - February 22, 2019 Furqan farooq, Arslan Akbar , Muhammad Usman, Fahad Seemab First South Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering (SACEE’19) - Pakistan
Safety Assessment of Dams in Pakistan: A Case Study of Tarbela Dam October 27, 2018 - October 31, 2018 Muhammad Zain, Muhammad Usman, Khawar Munir, Zahid Shehzad, Talat Iqbal 5th International Dam Safety Symposium, Turkey - Turkey
Flexural Fatigue Behavior of Lightweight Ferrocement: Experimental Investigation & Numerical Modeling October 07, 2018 - October 11, 2018 Muhammad Usman, Asad Hanif, YongJae kim, P Pavithra, Zongjin Li 5th International fib Congress (fib 2018 congress) - Australia
Enhancing Lateral Load Performance of Traditional Timber Wall (Dhajji-Dewari) by Strengthening of joints August 08, 2018 - August 09, 2018 J Ahmad, M Usman, M A Hassan, S H Farooq, A Hanif 14th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology (CONCET 2018) - Malaysia
Effect of Super-plasticizer Dosages on Fresh State Properties and Early-Age Strength of Concrete August 08, 2018 - August 09, 2018 Abdul Rasheed, Muhammad Usman, Syed Hassan Farooq, A Hanif 14th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology (CONCET 2018) - Malaysia
Effect of Steel Confinement on Axially Loaded Short Concrete Columns April 02, 2018 - April 03, 2018 Muhammad Usman, H Farooq, K Mehmood, M S Malik, A Hanif International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology (ICAET-2018) - Pakistan
Professional Experience:
Junior Engineer NESPAK September 01, 2007 - January 31, 2008
Structural Engineer Pakistan Engineering Services (PES) July 01, 2007 - September 30, 2007