- Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir is in Padova University as a Visiting Professor
October 10, 2018
Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir, Ex. Vice-Chancellor of KUET and Professor of the Civil Engineering Department,
KUET is now in Padova University, Italy as a visiting professor for 17 days. He has left Bangladesh on last
8 October and will return on 25 October, 2018. This visit is supported by Erasmus+ KA107 Programme of European Union.
During the visit, he already has delivered Lectures to the 2nd and 3rd year students of the Department of Civil,
Environmental and Architectural Engineering, on the topic entitled “Environmental Challenges facing Bangladesh due
to Climate Change and Rohingya Influx". He has also delivered Lectures to the Postgraduate students on "Sustainable
Landfill Techniques and Faecal Sludge Treatment in the context of Bangladesh”. Besides this, he will also attend in
the Venice 2018 'International Symposium on Energy from Biomass and Waste' to be held in Venice during 15 to 18 October 2018.
In this symposium, he will chair a session on "Biomass to Energy in Developing Countries" and present a technical paper on
"Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threat Analysis of Solid Waste Management at KUET Campus".
He will also attend the Editorial Board meeting IWWG and Working group meeting of a new Journal "Detritus".
His host professor is Dr. Maria Cristina Lavagnolo of Padova University, Italy.