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Dr. Tariq Mahmood - Principal SCEE

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
SCEE ,NUST H-12 Campus ,Islamabad
Tel : +92-51-90854001

Transportation Engineering

PhD (Transportation Engineering,Michigan State University, USA) ,MS (Transportation Engineering), BE (Civil Engineering)

Dr Tariq Mahmood was commissioned in the Corps of Engineer of Pakistan Army in October,1976. Obtained Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree from Military College of Engineering (MCE) Risalpur in 1982. Graduated from Command and Staff College Quetta in 1987. Completed PhD Degree in Civil Engineering (specialized in Transportation Engineering) from Michigan State University USA in 1993. Attended National Defense University in 2005. During the service held various prestigious command, Staff and Instructional assignments. He taught MSc Civil Engineering classes at National Institute of Transportation and supervised research projects, including those for NHA.

Served in Design and Consultancy Directorate where extensive design of road and airport runways was undertaken. Served as Commandant Military College of Engineering Rislapur, Director General Procurements Pakistan Army and Director General Welfare and Rehabilitation GHQ Rawalpindi.  Currently serving as Principal School of Civil and Environmental Engineering NUST.


• Extensive Design of Road and Airport Runways in Strategic Planning Division.

• Supervised various Research Project in National Institute of Transportation of National Highway Authority.

  1. A modified Newtown Algorithm for Backcalculation of Pavement Layer Properties.Transportation Research Record No. 1384, Transportation Research Board, National    Research Council, Washington, D.C. – 1993

  2. Backcalculation of Pavement Layer Moduli, thickness and Stiff Layer Depth, Using a Modified Newton Method. Papers presented at the 2nd Int. Symposium on Non Destructive Testing of Pavement and Backcalculation of Moduli, Atlanta, Georgia -June,1993.




• Design and Consultancy Directorate, E in C Branch (Pavement Design Section) from Jan,1994 to Sept,1994.

• Instructor Class-A (Equivalent to Assistant Professor) – DD Transportation NIT (MCE) NUST Risalpur from Oct.1998 to July,2000.

• Commandant Military College of Engineering, NUST, Risalpur from July,2005 to July,2007.

• Principal/Regular Visiting Faculty SCEE from 30th Aug,2013