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Khandaker, Nazrul

Khandaker, Nazrul
Geology Discipline Coordinator & Doctoral Faculty (CUNY Graduate School)
Associate Professor
Earth and Physical Sciences
Areas of Expertise:
  • Environmental Geology
  • Sedimentology
  • Geoscience Education (K7-12)
  • Geotechnical including Tunnel Geology
  • Soil Characterization

Khandaker has field and research experience in environmental geology, sedimentology,and tunnel geology. Khandaker utilizes numerous independent lines of evidence, including field and geochemical studies to characterize and interpret a variety of geological systems.  Khandaker worked as a geotechnical consultant (2001-2008) for the Water Tunnel #3: the largest capital construction project in NYC; accomplished soil and rock core characterization; petrographic,geochemical investigations, surface & tunnel mapping, and geotechnical reports, based on ASTM Standards. Khandaker is a Certified Professional Geologist (State of Wyoming).

Education:
DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
PhD Iowa State University Geology 1991 
MS University of Rochester, NY Geology 1984 
BS Dhaka University in Bangladesh Geology (Honors) 1977 
Khandaker, Nazrul
 

Khandaker, Nazrul
Associate Professor
Earth and Physical Sciences