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researcher , Civil engineer

Samantha Islam, Bangladeshi, American civil engineer, researcher. Achievements include design of highways and interstates; research in concrete materials; research in highway safety, traffic accidents, costs of accidents, transportation planning and design of highways and interstates.

Background

Islam, Samantha was born on November 5, 1975 in Khulna, Bangladesh. US19999. Daughter of Nazrul and Mira Islam.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bangladesh University Engineering and Technology, Dhaka City, 1999. Master of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 2002. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 2005.

Career

Project engineer Volkert & Associates, Mobile, Alabama, since 2006. Researcher University South Alabama, Mobile, 2005. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of highways and interstates. Research in concrete materials. Research in highway safety, traffic accidents, costs of accidents, transportation planning and design of highways and interstates.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Active supporter People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Mobile. Worker Adopt-A-Road, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1999—2003. Supporter, subscriber Habitat For Humanity, Mobile, 2003—2006, Fraternity of Police, Mobile, 2003—2005.

Subscriber United Way. Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), Society Women Engineers, Institute Transportation Engineers (associate), Purdue University Alumni Association, Bangladesh Student Association Purdue University.

Connections

Married Akhter B. Hossain, July 1996.

father:
Nazrul Islam

mother:
Mira Islam

spouse:
Akhter B. Hossain