Faculty Shakil Ahmad


Assistant Professor
  • 05190854614
  • shakilahmad@nice.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral

Interested in: Climate Change & Water Cycle Variability, Extreme Events, Hydrological & Hydraulic Modeling, Reservoir Operation, Dam Engineering, Groundwater Hydrology, etc

Academic Background
PhD Civil Engineering (CLIMATE SYSTEM AND WATER CYCLE VARIABILITY) Doctoral Tokyo University October 01, 2007 - March 12, 2012
M.Sc. Water Resources Engineering (WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING) Masters University of Engineering and Technology Lahore January 01, 1998 - August 07, 2001
B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering (AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING) Bachelor University of Agriculture Faisalabad June 01, 1993 - October 01, 1997
Higher Secondary School Certificate (PRE-ENGINEERING) Intermediate Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Faisalabad June 06, 1990 - September 18, 1992
Secondary School Certificate (SCIENCE) Matric Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Faisalabad April 01, 1988 - May 06, 1990
Honours and Awards
MEXT Scholarship Japanese government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship for PhD October 01, 2007
1st position Got 1st position in M.Sc. Water Resources Engineering, Center of Excellence in Water Resources Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, 2001. August 01, 2001
1st Position Got 1st position in B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering (Irrigation & Drainage Engineering), Faculty of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, 1997. October 01, 1997
Research and Post-Doc Project Researcher The University of Tokyo October 01, 2011 - June 30, 2012.
Teaching & Technical Assistant Teaching & Technical Assistant The University of Tokyo September 01, 2010 - September 30, 2011.
Research PhD Candidate The University of Tokyo October 01, 2007 - September 30, 2011.
Evaluation of Effectiveness of Seepage Control Measures at Tarbela Dam Research Associate Centre of Excellence in Water Resources Engineering (CEWRE) August 01, 1999 - August 31, 2001.
An approach to understanding the intrinsic complexity of resilience against floods: Evidences from three urban communities of Pakistan September 01, 2021 Irfan Ahmad Rana, Saad Saleem Bhatti, Ali Jamshed, Shakil Ahmad International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction - Volume 63, Article Number 102442
Comparative Study of Powerful Predictive Modeling Techniques for Modeling Monthly Reference Evapotranspiration in Various Climatic Regions June 23, 2021 Ali Raza, Muhammad Shoaib, Muhammad Azhar Inam Baig, Shakil Ahmad, Mudasser Muneer Khan, Muhammad Kaleem Ullah, Sarfraz Hashim Fresenius Environmental Bulletin - Volume 30, No. 06B/2021, Pages 7490-7513
Multi-element uptake and growth responses of Rice (Oryza sativa L.) to TiO2 nanoparticles applied in different textured soils June 01, 2021 Muhammad Arshad, Sana Nisar, Iram Gul, Uzma Nawaz, Shagufta Irum, Shakil Ahmad, Hafsaa Sadat, Ishaq Ahmad Mian, Shafaqat Ali, Muhammad Rizwan, Abdulaziz Abdullah Alsahli, Mohammed Nasser Alyemeni Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety - Volume 215, Article Number 112149
Climate change and hydrological regime of the high-altitude Indus basin under extreme climate scenarios May 10, 2021 Zakir Hussain Dahri, Fulco Ludwig, Eddy Moors, Shakil Ahmad, Bashir Ahmad, Sarfraz Ahmad, Muhammad Riaz, Pavel Kabat Science of the Total Environment - Volume 768, Article Number 144467
Spatio‐Temporal Evaluation of Gridded Precipitation Products for the High‐Altitude Indus Basin February 26, 2021 Zakir Hussain Dahri, Fulco Ludwig, Eddy Moors, Shakil Ahmad, Bashir Ahmad, Muhammad Shoaib, Irfan Ali, Muhammad Shahid Iqbal, Muhammad Saleem Pomee, Abdul Ghafoor Mangrio, Muhammad Munir Ahmad, Pavel Kabat International Journal of Climatology - 1–24
Flood Hazard Assessment for the Tori Levee Breach of the Indus River Basin, Pakistan February 25, 2021 Babar Naeem, Muhammad Azmat, Hui Tao, Shakil Ahmad, Muhammad Umar Khattak, Sajjad Haider, Sajjad Ahmad, Zarif Khero, Christopher R. Goodell WATER - https://www.mdpi.com/journal/water
Application of Machine Learning Techniques to Delineate Homogeneous Climate Zones in River Basins of Pakistan for Hydro-Climatic Change Impact Studies October 01, 2020 Ammara Nusrat, Hamza Farooq Gabriel, Sajjad Haider, Shakil Ahmad, Muhammad Shahid, Saad Ahmed Jamal Applied Sciences - Volume 10, Issue 19, Article Number 6878
Climatic and hydrological projections to changing climate under CORDEX-South Asia experiments over the Karakoram-Hindukush-Himalayan water towers February 10, 2020 Muhammad Azmat, Abdul Waheed, Aasia Wahab, Christian Hugge, Muhammad Uzair Qamar , Ejaz Hussain, Shakil Ahmad Science of the Total Environment - Volume 703, Article Number 135010
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
Adjustment of measurement errors to reconcile precipitation distribution in the high-altitude Indus basin August 01, 2018 Zakir Hussain Dahri, Eddy Moors, Fulco Ludwig, Shakil Ahmad, Asif Khan, Irfan Ali, Pavel Kabat International Journal of Climatology - Volume38, Issue10, Pages 3842-3860, August 2018
Ensembling Downscaling Techniques and Multiple GCMs to Improve Climate Change Predictions in Cryosphere Scarcely-Gauged Catchment April 09, 2018 Muhammad Azmat, Muhammad Uzair Qamar, Shakil Ahmad, Muhammad Adnan Shahid, Ejaz Hussain, Sajjad Ahmad, Rao Arsalan Khushnood Water Resources Management - Volume 32, Pages 3155–3174
Rainfall Extremes: a Novel Modeling Approach for Regionalization April 01, 2017 Muhammad Uzair Qamar, Muhammad Azmat, Muhammad Adnan Shahid, Daniele Ganora, Shakil Ahmad, Muhammad Jehanzeb Masud Cheema, Muhammad Abrar Faiz, Abid Sarwar Water Resources Management - Volume 31, Issue 6, Pages 1975-1994
Characteristics of climatological tropospheric conditions during pre-monsoon and matured phases of Pakistan summer monsoon January 01, 2012 Shakil Ahmad, Kazuaki NISHII, Toru TAMURA, Tetsu OHTA, Eiji IKOMA, Masaru KITSUREGAWA, Toshio KOIKE Journal of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Ser. B1 (Hydraulic Engineering) - Volume 68, Issue 4, Pages 157-162
Numerical analysis of groundwater-flow and solute-transport under skimming Well January 01, 2011 Zakir Hussain Dahri, Ata-ur-Rehman Tariq, Bashir Ahmad, Ghulam Ali, Shakil Ahmad Science, Technology and Development - Volume 30(1), Pages 12-28
Teaching Experience:
Lecturer National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) October 11, 2005 - September 30, 2007
Professional Experience:
Project Engineer (Water Resour Halcrow Pakistan (Pvt.) Limited January 14, 2005 - October 31, 2005
Senior Engineer Associated Consulting Engineers – ACE (Pvt.) Limited July 28, 2003 - January 13, 2005
Assistant Engineer Irrigation Department of Agriculture, AJK March 08, 2002 - July 26, 2003
Agricultural Credit Officer United Bank Limited – UBL October 01, 2001 - February 28, 2002
Junior Engineer Associated Consulting Engineers – ACE (Pvt.) Limited December 16, 1999 - September 30, 2001