Research


Research and Development Activities of the Department


The department is relatively young; within a decade of establishment, the department has organized some successful events related to Research and Development. The department has advance instruments and equipment with laboratories for study different aspects of urban and regional planning, particularly transportation supply and demand analysis, disaster management, salinity problems in coastal areas, housing demand, water supply and sanitation problems, solid waste management, natural resources management etc. 


Research Projects 


 





































































































Project Title



Funding Authority



Investigators



Response of Natural Disasters through Resilience: Addressing Extreme Climatic Disasters to Annihilate the Insecurity of Food, Nutrition and Livelihood – A Study on Disaster Affected Communities in Bangladesh



DFID (in collaboration with University College London)



Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar, Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat, Md. Mokhlesur Rahman



 


Water as Leverage for Resilient Cities in Asia


 



RVO-Netherland Government



Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar


Showmitra Kumar Sarkar



Country Study: Disaster, Climate Change and Poverty in Bangladesh



 


Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)


 



Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar


Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Salt-water Shrimp Induced Salinity and Its Effect on Rice Farmers: An Evidence from Satkhira, Bangladesh



South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE)



 


Dr. Md. Manjur Morshed


 


 



Detailed GIS Mapping for LIC Units in Some Selected Slums (eight slums) in Dhaka City



WSUP (Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor), UK



 


Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat


 


 



Pro-Poor Market-Based Solutions for Fecal Sludge Management



SNV


(Netherlands Development Organization)



Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Studying the Cause of Water Logging at MatshyaBhaban Campus, ArabpurJashore with Proposed Design and Drawing of the Structures for Removing Water Logging And Preparation of Design, Drawing, Estimate & Supervision of Fish Fry and Fingerling Sale Center at Chanchra, Jashore



A project of the Government of Bangladesh



 


 


Tusar Kanti Roy, Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat


 


 



Topographic Survey for Rampal 1320MW Thermal Power Plant (Second  Phase)



A project of the Government


of Bangladesh



Muhammad Salaha Uddin, Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Layout Planning and Design for New Campus, KUET



KUET



Department of URP, KUET



Assessment of Demand and Supply of Public Transport Services in Khulna City



University Grant Commission (UGC), Bangladesh



Muhammad Salaha Uddin



Soil Salinity Change in Different Time Period and Its Impact on Land Use Change in Southern Coastal Area of Bangladesh



CASR (University Grant Commission, Bangladesh), KUET



Dr. Md. Manjur Morshed


 


 


 



Compact Township titled as PalliJanapath is a Remedy against Environmental Challenges and Sluggish Economy in Bangladesh



University Grant Commission (UGC)


 



Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Building Khulna as Water Resilient City through proper Urban Planning and Smart Water Management Technology



University Grant Commission (UGC), Bangladesh



 


Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat


 


 



Savings Mayur River and its Connected Canals of Khulna City



Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB)



Tusar Kanti Roy, Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Developing a Waterbody Management Tool, Waterbody Management Guidebook and Training for City Corporation Officials



GIZ Bangladesh and Barisal City Corporation (BCC)



Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat


 



Preparation of Development Plan for  Fourteen Upazilas



Development Directorate (UDD)



Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Forecast based Preparedness – a new finance mechanism for improved disaster preparedness in Bangladesh



Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) and German Red Cross (GRC)



Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat



Consultancy Assignment on Slum-based Citizen Action Network (SCAN) Project



Solidarités International



 


Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat