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Khandaker, Nazrul

Khandaker, Nazrul

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:
Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Iowa State University  Geology  1991 
MS  University of Rochester, NY  Geology  1984 
BS  Dhaka University in Bangladesh  Geology (Honors)  1977