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Professor Monzur Imteaz

Head, Urban Environmental and Transport Systems. Director, Master of Engineering Courses
PhD, Saitama University, Japan; MEng, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand; BScEngg, Bangladesh Univ of Engg & Tech., Bangladesh


Prof. Imteaz has completed his Ph.D. on Environmental Engineering in 1997 from Saitama University, Japan. Then he worked with Institue of Water Modelling (Bangladesh), Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Queensland University of Technology (Brisbane), Queensland Centre for Climate Applications (Toowoomba). Later he has completed his postdoctoral research from the University of Queensland, Brisbane. He has been involved with several Australian academic and government sectors working on sustainability, water recycling, modelling pollutants transport and treatment, developing decision support tools, and rainfall forecasting using Artificial Intelligence.
As per 2022 citation record, Prof. Imteaz is among top 1% most-cited scientists in the world in the field of "Environmental Engineering".
He is the author of the book, "Urban Water Resources" (
He is an Editorial Board member for the following journals:
‘Resources, Conservation and Recycling’ (
‘Journal of Hydroinformatics’ (

Research interests

Water engineering; Water quality; Sustainable water use; Environmental engineering

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.

Fields of Research

  • Civil Engineering - 400500
  • Agricultural Biotechnology - 300100
  • Environmental Biotechnology - 410300

Teaching areas

Water Resource Engineering;Water Resource Modelling


  • 2023, International, Best Paper Award, World Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Advances and Applications
  • 2020, Swinburne, Research Supervision, Excellence Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2020, Swinburne, Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2019, Swinburne, Research Supervision, Commendation Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2018, Swinburne, Research Supervision Commendation Award, Swinburne Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology
  • 2016, Swinburne, Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2015, Swinburne, Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Excellence Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2015, International, Excellence in Review Award for the Journal 'Resources, Conservation & Recycling', Elsevier Science
  • 2013, Swinburne, Faculty Outstanding Teaching Award, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2012, International, Merit Award, International Conference on Soft Computing and Applications, International Association of Engineers
  • 2008, Swinburne, Vice-Chancellor's Sustainability Award, Swinburne University of Technology


Also published as: Imteaz, Monzur; Imteaz, M.; Alam Imteaz, M.; Alam Imteaz, Monzur; Alam Imtez, Monzur; Imteaz, M. A.; Imteaz, M. Alam; Imteaz, Monzur A.; Imteaz, Monzur Alam
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2021: BI Research *; APR Internship Program
  • 2017: Review of Stormwater Quality Improvement Device Evaluation Protocol (SQIDEP) *; Water Research Australia Limited
  • 2009: Field testing and field monitoring of recycled crushed glass in trial road pavements *; Recycling Industries
  • 2009: Laboratory testing of recycled crushed glass for road construction applications *; Sustainability Victoria

* Chief Investigator