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, 2004, (National)

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


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

JIT replacement representative, Department Of Civil Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering, 20-Sep-14 - 19-Sep-15

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).
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
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).

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), 31/05/2015

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

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

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Presenter

Vegetation cover and management factor derivation through a digital photographs, 3rd International Conference on Advances in Applied Science and Environmental Engineering (ASEE 2015), 11 Apr 2015 to 12 Apr 2015, (International)

Soil Loss Assesment at steep Slope: A Case Study at Guthrie Corridor Expressway, Selangor, Malaysia, International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Medical Engineering (ICEME), 14 Mar 2015 to 15 Mar 2015, (International)

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)