Dr. Muhammad Waqas Zaffar (he/him )

Academic Position:

Assistant Professor

Teaching Interests:

Hydraulic Structures, Water Resource Engineering and Management

Fields of Research (FoR):

Water Resources Engineering and Management

Keywords:

WRE&M

Contact Details:

Social Links

Student Advising Schedule:

Monday to Friday (2pm-5pm)

Total Experience

BIOGRAPHY

Engr. Muhammad Waqas Zaffar (WZ) is graduated during 2009 from Department of Civil Engineering, UETTAXILA. Mr. WZ has done M.Sc. in Civil Engineering during 2014 from UETTAXILA. Additionally, Mr. WZ has overall 13 Years of industrial as well as academics experience which includes 5 years on Punjab Barrages Improvement Project (PBIP), Pakistan funded by World Bank. Since 2016, Mr. WZ is also working as Assistant Professor in Department of Civil Engineering Technology at University of Lahore Additionally, Mr. WZ is also pursuing Ph.D. Degree in Water Resource Engineering and Management from Department of Civil Engineering at Capital University of Science and Technology Pakistan.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

No. DesignationSchool/Institute/University
1Assistant Professor

University of Lahore

01/12/2014 – CURRENT – Gujrat , Pakistan

2Assistant Monitoring Engineer

MM Pakistan (Pvt.).Ltd. –Lahore , Pakistan

01/10/2010 – 30/11/2014 – Jinnah Barrage Mianwali , Pakistan

3Junior Engineer Civil

Nespak. (Pvt.).Ltd. -Abbottabad , Pakistan 

20/03/2010 – 20/08/2010

4Site Engineer Civil

Saadullah Khan and Brothers (SKB), Lahore, Pakistan 

01/08/2009 – 10/03/2010

MY QUALIFICATIONS

No.  Degree / Program of Study Name Awarding Body/University/Institute
1 PhD in Civil Engineering (Specialization in Water Resource engineering and management, in progess) Capital University of Science and Technology Islamabad (CUST), Pakistan
2 M.sc Civil Engineering University of Engineering and Technology (UET, Taxila,) Pakistan
3 B.sc Civil Engineering University of Engineering and Technology (UET, Taxila,) Pakistan

MY RESEARCH ACTIVITIES: JOURNALS ARTICLES / BOOK CHAPTERS / PATENTS

No.  Title  Details
1 Stilling Basin Appurtenances and their role in energy dissipation  Write up in progress, intended to be submitted in KSCE Journal

MY RESEARCH SUPERVISION:

Areas of Supervision  Water Resource Engineering and Management  (WRE&M)

Currently Supervising

Student Name Research Topic Affiliation
Saad Rashid  Modelling of Flow characteristics downstream of Hydraulic structures  Using CFDs University of Lahore

Completions

Student Name Research Topic Affiliation
Habib Ur Rehman Umer Idress Talha Tayyab M.abubakr Modelling of Flow characteristics downstream of hydraulic structures  Using HEC-RAS University of Lahore
Zeeshan Zaka Ali Aslam Abu Huraira Zohaib Latif Muhammad Abu Bakar Identification Of Physical Waste Factors In Road Construction Projects Using Statistical Method University of Lahore
Shoib Majeed Shiraz Ahmed Umer RIaz Sami Ullah Arshad Numerical Modelling of flow characteristics downstream of upper Chenab canal using FLOW-3D University of Lahore
Muhammad Awais Jawad Nawaz Muntazir Abbad Umair Ahmed Study of Numerical investigation of flow characteristics downstream of head Khankhi using FLOW-3D University of Lahore

MY TEACHINGS:

Course Information (Name/Code) Year Taught Program (BS/MS/PhD) University /Institute
Hydrology (TCV3013) Spring 2018 BSCT University of Lahore
Hydrology (TCV3013) Fall 2018 BSCT University of Lahore
Fluid mechanics (TCV1013) Fall 2018 BSCT University of Lahore
Hydrology (TCV3013) Spring 2019 BSCT University of Lahore
Fluid mechanics (TCV1013) Spring 2019 BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Fall 2019 BSCT University of Lahore
Fluid mechanics (CET3204) Fall 2019 BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Spring 2020 BSCT University of Lahore
Fluid mechanics (CET3204,CT-234) Spring 2020 BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Fall 2020 BSCT University of Lahore
Traffic Engineering (TCV-4020) Spring 2021 BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Spring 2021  BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Fall 2021  BSCT University of Lahore
Environmental Management(TSS-3010)  Fall 2021  BSCT University of Lahore
Irrigation and Hydraulic structures (TCV-3015) Spring 2022 BSCT University of Lahore
Environmental Management(TSS-3010)  Spring 2022  BSCT University of Lahore