2nd World Congress and Exhibition on Construction and Steel Structure
Las Vegas, USA
Mahmood Md. Tahir
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Prof Ir. Dr Mahmood joined UTM in May 1985 as Assistant Lecturer “A” after completing his first degree from University of Iowa, USA. He taught diploma students from May 1985 to 1988 before pursuing his Master degree at University of Nebraska Lincoln, USA. After completing his master degree (M.Sc) in Structure Engineering, he continued to serve FKA, UTM from 1989 to 1993. He continued his study for Ph.D in Jan 1994 at University of Warwick, U.K and managed to complete his study in May 1997. During his involvement in research and publication for the last 20 years, he has published 72 indexed journals and 78 conference papers. His main areas of research are steel structures, composite structures, and concrete structures. He also has registered as member of Institute Engineer Malaysia (MIEM). At present, he is a director of UTM Construction Research Centre.