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consultant , Environmental engineer

Zaheer Iqbal, Pakistani environmental engineer, consultant. Recipient award, China Education Commission, 2000-2003; fellowship, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization-IHE, 1990-1991, Netherlands fellowship, 1997. Member of Charted Institute Water Environmental Management (chartered scientist), Institutions Engineer Pakistan, American Water Resources Association.

Background

Iqbal, Zaheer was born on May 1, 1958 in Jhang, Punjab, Pakistan. Son of Maula Bakhsh Malik and Khurshid Begum.

Education

Master of Science, University Punjab, Pakistan, 1984. Master of Science, IHE Delft, Netherland, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, College Water Resources Environmental, Hohai University, Nanjing, China, 2003.

Career

Research officer Water Power Development Authority, Lahore, 1984—1996. Senior environmental specialist National Engineering Services Pakistan Private, Ltd., 1996—1998. Research associate, international training research center hydrology Water Resources Environment, Hohai University, Nanjing, 1998—2000, assistant professor, 2000—2004.

Visiting professor Center Excellence Water Resources, University Engineering Technology, Lahore, 2004—2005. River modeller Environment Agency, Wallingford, Oxon, England, 2005—2006. Consultant Biwater Services Plc., Scottish Water, Watermark House, Livingston, Scotland, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in river water environmental capacity building and establishment of pollution index. Research in mathematical simulation model for river and stream. Research in application of artificial neural network for water quality management.

    Development of integrated modeling procedure for urban fringe watershed management of lakes and river basin. Development of management of a program of intervention to address government capital maintenance and enhancement targets associated with unplanned interruption to drinking water supply. Design of best management practice for sustainable drainage system of diffuse pollution sources.

    Design of hydraulic and hydrological simulation modeling for flood risk assessment with flood risk mapping data management.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Membership

Member of Charted Institute Water Environmental Management (chartered scientist), Institutions Engineer Pakistan, American Water Resources Association.

Connections

Married Rubina Naz Zaheer. 1 child Ali Afraz Zaheer.

father:
Maula Bakhsh Malik

mother:
Khurshid Begum

spouse:
Rubina Naz Zaheer

child:
Ali Afraz Zaheer Iqbal