CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Dr. Wan Zurina Binti Wan Jaafar
Designation
  Senior Lecturer
Department
  Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty
  Faculty of Engineering
Fax No.
  -
E-mail Address
  wzurina@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-1032-2010  
Address(Office)
  Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
Doctoral Degree (PhD), BRISTOL UNIVERSITY, BRISTOL, UK (Kejuruteraan Awam)
MSc Engineering, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)
Bachelor Degree, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM) (Kejuruteraan Awam)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

International Association of Hydrological Sciences , Member, 2012, (International)

American Water Resource Association, Member, 2012, (International)

American Geophysical Union , Member, 2011, (International)

BOARD OF ENGINEERS MALAYSIA, Member, 2005, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


JIT replacement representative, Department Of Civil Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 20-Sep-15 - 19-Sep-17

Curriculum Review 2014/2015, Committee Member, Department Of Civil Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 01-Nov-14

Accreditation, OBE and Audit, Committee Member, Department Of Civil Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 01-Sep-14

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Water Resources

Hydrometeorology

Geographic Information System (Gis)

Remote Sensing (Satellite and Weather Radar)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Chapter In Book
 
2016

Prashant K. Srivastava, Tanvir Islam, Sudhir Kumar Singh, Manika Gupta, Dileep Kumar Gupta, Wan Zurina Wan Jaafar, Rajendra Prasad (2016). Soil Moisture Deficit Estimation through SMOS Soil Moisture and MODIS Land Surface Temperature. In: Prashant K. Srivastava, George P. Petropoulos, Yann kerr (Editors). Satellite Soil Moisture Retrieval: Techniques and Applications, Academic Press, Elsevier, USA. ISBN: 9780128033890 

W.Z.W. Jaafar, D.Han, P.K. Srivastava and J.Liu (2016), A statistical approach for calibration data selection in flood regionalisation, In P.K. Srivastava,P.C. Pandey, P.Kumar, A.S.Raghubanshi and D.Han (Ed), Geospatial Technology for Water Resource Applications, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, USA 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2015

M.R. Islam, W.Z.W Jaafar & L.S. Hin (2015), Soil loss assessment at steep slope: A case study at Guthrie corridor expressway, Selangor, Malaysia, International Journal of Advances in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJAMCE), 2(3), 33-35, (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

W.Z.W. Jaafar, M.R. Islam, L.S. Hin, N. Osman & P. Srivastava (2015), Vegetation cover and management factor (C) derivation through digital photographs, International Journal of Advances in Computer Science & Its Applications, 5(2), 257-261 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

T. Islam, P. Srivastava, Q. Dai, M. Gupta, W.Z.W. Jaafar (2015), Stratiform/convective rain delineation for TRMM microwave imager, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 133, 25-35 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2013

Han, D & Wan Jaafar, WZ. (2013), 'Model structure exploration for index flood regionalization', Hydrological Processes, 27(20), 2903- 2917. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Wan Jaafar, WZ & Han, D. (2012), 'Calibration Catchment Selection for Flood Regionalization Modeling', Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 48(4): 698-706 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2011

Wan Jaafar, WZ & Han, D. (2011), 'Uncertainty in index flood modelling due to calibration data sizes', Hydrological Processes, 26 (2), 189-201 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Wan Jaafar, WZ & Han, D. (2011), 'Variable selection using the Gamma Test forward and backward selections', Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 17(1), 182-190. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Wan Jaafar, WZ & Han, D. (2011), 'Catchment characteristics for index flood regionalisation', Water Management, 165(3), 179-189. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Wan Jaafar, WZ., Liu, J & Han, D. (2011), Input variable selection for median flood regionalization, Water Resource Research, 47, W07503. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2009

Y. Sumiani*, C.C. Onn, M.A. Mohd Din & W.Z. Wan Jaafar. (2009). Environmental Planning Strategies for Optimum Solid Waste Landfill Siting.Sains Malaysiana 38(4) (2009): 457 462 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2008

M.A. Mohd Din, W.Z. Wan Jaafar, W.M.A. Wan Hussin, and Rev. M. Markson Obot, 2008. Landfill Site Identification By Using GIS and MCDM Method. The Malaysian Surveyor, Vol.43 No.4, 4th Quarter 2008, ISSN 0127-4937 pp 08-13 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
Proceeding
 
2014

NA Sulaiman, NFA Aziz, NM Tarmizi, A Samad, WZW Jaafar, Integration of Geographic Information System (GIS) and hydraulic modelling to simulate floodplain inundation level for Bandar Segamat, Control and System Graduate Research Colloquium (ICSGRC), 2014 IEEE 5th, 114-119 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

Hydrological and water quality Assessment of Bukit Fraser, Co-Researcher, 10/08/2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), 10/08/2016

LONG TERM PRECIPITATION AND DISCHARGE TREND MODELLING USING HYBRID SATELLITE PRODUCTS FOR PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/12/2014, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 30/11/2017

Integrate Soil Hydrological Aspect And Vegetation Cover For Slope Erosion, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/05/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), 01/06/2016

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).

Faculty of Engineering Commendation , University of Bristol, UK, 2012, (UNIVERSITY)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).

Kursus Elektif Luar Fakulti, UM, Resource Person, 2014, (University)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).

Master Degree Thesis (UiTM), Flood Risk Assessmentfor Bandar Segamat Sustainability Using Remote Sensing and GIS Approach, Thesis ,  (2014)

MEngSc Thesis (UM), Determination of design rainfall for Peninsular Malaysia under the changing climate, Thesis ,  (2014)

MEngSc Thesis (UM), Utilizing GIS in the water quality modeling of an urbanized river, Thesis ,  (2014)