Md Asif Hasan Anik

Lecturer (On Study Leave)
Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
418, Old Academic Building

  • asifhasananik@iut-dhaka.edu
    +880 9291254 Ext. 3274


Md Asif Hasan Anik is a strong believer in sustainable transport given its high capacity, energy efficient, and low emissions movement. The theme of his research is transportation planning with main focus on the design of transportation systems that maximize demand attraction and mode shift to transit in cities and communities. He received his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Civil Engineering degree from Islamic University of Technology (IUT) in 2016. He received IUT Gold Medal 2016 for excellent academic results during his undergraduate studies. Currently he is pursuing his Master of Applied Science Degree in Civil Engineering at the Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada. He received Izaak Walton Killam Predoctoral Scholarship, the most prestigious graduate award administered by Dalhousie University to pursue his Masters studies.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Islamic University of Technology ; Master of Applied Science in Civil Engineering, Dalhousie University (Ongoing)

Experience Portfolio

  • 1. Lecturer at Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Board Bazar, Gazipur, Bangladesh (January 2017 – Present).
  • 2. Graduate Research Assistant at Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada ( September 2019 - Present ).
  • 3. Graduate Teaching Assistant at Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada ( September 2019 - Present ).

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Traffic Safety
    • Transportation Policy and Planning
    • Travel Behavior
    • Transportation Data Analysis
    • Sustainable Transportation
    • Sustainable Communities
    • Artificial Intelligence in Transportation Engineering
    • Machine Learning
    • Intelligent Transportation System

    Teaching Courses

  • GIS Application in Civil Engineering
  • Computer Programming and Applications Lab (Python)
  • Transportation Engineering Sessional I
  • Transportation Engineering Sessional II (CUBE and Dynasim)
  • Fluid Mechanics Sessional
  • Structural Analysis and Design Sessional II (ETABS)
  • Industrial Waste Water Engineering
  • Socio-economic Aspects of Development Projects
  • Hydrology
  • Pavement Design and Railway Engineering

  • [Google Scholar Citations : 2 # Researchgate Citations : 4]


    Refereed Journal Articles

    1.Anik, M.A.H., Sadeek, S.N., Hossain, M., Kabir, S. (2020) A framework for involving the young generation in transportation planning using social media and crowd sourcing, Transport Policy (in press), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tranpol.2020.06.006.

    Refereed Papers in Conference Proceedings