Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering
Address: P.O.Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 (02) 501 8487
Fax: +971 (02) 447 2442
Dr. Hazirbaba is a registered professional engineer (PE) with substantial experience in site investigations for building foundations, embankments, and waste containment facilities. He has worked on numerous geotechnical engineering projects including port and harbor facilities, pipelines, levees, bridges and roadways, seismic upgrades of municipal structures, tanks, reservoirs, offshore facilities, power facilities, airports, earth dams, office buildings and oil refineries. Dr. Hazirbaba has extensive experience in laboratory testing of soils such as triaxial testing, simple shear testing and in the use of subsurface exploration techniques. His current research projects include the influence of fines content on liquefaction and settlement susceptibility of sands, dynamic site response analysis of frozen ground, and improvement of marginal soils through innovative technologies.