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Dr MD Morshed Alam

Research Fellow
PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Swinburne Univeristy of Technology, Australia; B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh


Dr Morshed Alam is a senior research fellow at Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure, Department of Civil and Construction, Swinburne University of Technology. He graduated in Mechanical Engineering with BSc Honours (First Class), from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in 2007 and went on to complete a PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the Swinburne University of Technology in 2012. After completing PhD, he worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at Department of Mechanical Engineering and product design engineering and Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure of Swinburne University until December 2015 before joining in the current position. He is an expert on Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modelling, thermal performance and energy consumption modelling of buildings, latent heat thermal energy storage system and sustainable buildings. His research interests include net-zero energy building, passive cooling technologies, heatwave resilient building, building energy retrofitting and risks in green building projects.

Research interests

Construction Materials

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Associate.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Other Built Environment And Design - 129900
  • Construction Engineering - 090502
  • Building Science And Techniques - 120202

Teaching areas

Construction Materials


Also published as: Alam, MD; Alam, M.; Alam, MD Morshed; Alam, Md. Morshed; Alam, Morshed
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2010: Proposal for experimental investigation of splashing phenomenon in electric arc furnace steelmaking (student agreement with Morshed Alam) *; One Steel

* Chief Investigator

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