Welcome Prof. RAMLI BIN NAZIR from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia to be Committee Member!

Prof. RAMLI BIN NAZIR, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia 

Research Area:

Geotechnical Engineering; Geotechnical Forensic Engineering and Foundation

Research Experience:

Prof. Ramli Bin Nazi's field of interest is in Geotechnical Engineering emphasis on Geotechnical Forensic Engineering and Foundation. Currently his research activities deals with the study on the behaviour of foundation embedded in sand, ground improvement in soft soil area and ground reinforcement system. Apart from that he is also interested in looking into the state-of-the art of Geotechnical Modelling via Centrifugal Techniques. In addition as a Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering, I am also a Professional Engineer who have numerous experience as a Geotechnical Design Engineer, Design Checker and Geotechnical Technical Advisor to various government and private agencies and also involved in many Civil Forensic works including Structural and Infrastructures in Malaysia. In addition to engineering education and consultation activities, he is a Member of the Technical Committee on Eurocode 7 Malaysian Annex which responsible for regulating the use of Eurocode 7 according to local needs. Apart from that he is also appointed as the working group member and as Industrial Panels for CIDB Research committee, International Honorary member for Indonesia Society of Geotechnical Engineering. He provide an expertise support for Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) and Public Work Department (JKR), in the design specification work for specialized work such as Soil Anchor and Load Testing and also for being appointed as one of the three Commission of Enquiry Members for Tanjung Bungah Slope failure by Penang State Government. He does also been invited as Geotechnical speaker for training and workshops to government and private technical agencies such as JKR, PETRONAS, SHELL, Malaysia Productivity Corporation and many more. I am also an invited Pusat Studi Gempa National Indonesia (PusGen) member and currently involve with Palu Donggala Earthquake Impact Study. Currently as a lecturer he is teaching Advance Foundation Enginnering, Advance Ground Improvement for both Post Graduate and Undergraduate Student.