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Ghanim Kashwani is a Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (PhD),Heriot-Watt University,Abu Dhabi

Ghanim Kashwani

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (PhD)

Organizing Committee

Abu Dhabi

Heriot-Watt University

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Ghanim Kashwani, UAE National, who got his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, UK, is the first Emirati to become Chartered Civil Engineer (CEng) (MICE) from Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), UK. Additionally, Kashwani is a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) (MSSE) and a Chartered Manager (CMgr) (MCMI), where he received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Civil Engineering from American University of Sharjah (AUS). Kashwani has an industrial experience with major companies as he works as Team leader in Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) for several years. Moreover, as Chartered Scientist (CSci), UK, Kashwani works as academic in international universities such as New York University (NYU). He publishes many papers in international journals in which his research interests include construction materials, safety engineering, and fire engineering.

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • Sustainability of Composite Columns under Repeated Load and Harsh Environment
  • Safety Engineering Systems in Oil and Gas Construction Projects in the UAE.

Public Talk and Recorded Lecture:

  • Dubai Future Academy’s Ramadan Pioneer Series 2019 – Materials from Future
  • Shabab Show Podcast 2019 – Scientific Research Culture in UAE 
  • Al Mentor Talks 2019 – Smart Solutions for Sustaining The Environment.
  • Al Mentor Talks 2019 – Self-Awareness for Self-Development.
  • Al Mentor Talks 2019 – The Importance of Your Daily Habits.

RESEARCH INTEREST

2014-2017    Heriot-Watt University (HWU), Scotland, UK, (Engineering Council Accreditation, UK)

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (Ph.D.)Thesis entitled: “Enhancing the Implementation of Safety Engineering Systems in Oil and Gas Construction Projects in the UAE” Major area: Safety and Sustainable Construction Advisor: Dr Yasemin Nielsen/ Dr. Assem Al-Hajj

2010-2012    American University of Sharjah (AUS), United Arab Emirates

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (M.Sc.) (GPA 3.57) (Cum Laude) (ABET Accreditation, USA) Thesis entitled: “Sustainability of composite columns under repeated load and harsh environment” 

Major area: Safety and Sustainable Construction Advisor: Prof. Adil Al Tamimi

2006-2010    American University of Sharjah (AUS), United Arab Emirates (ABET Accreditation, USA)Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (B.Sc.) Advisor: Prof. Adil Al Tamimi

Achievement: Inducted as Wall of Fame in 2019