Uttama Barua

Assistant Professor
uttama@urp.buet.ac.bd

Academic Qualifications:

  • Master in Urban and Regional Planning (MURP) (2018): Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka (Bangladesh)

    Bachelor in Urban and Regional Planning (BURP) (2014): Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka (Bangladesh)




Research Interests:

  • Disasters (earthquake, flood, cyclone, fire, building collapse, etc.);

    Disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM);

    Structural safety;

    Resilient built environment;

    Workplace safety;

    Fire safety;

    Planning for sustainable development;

    Environmental planning and management;

    Participatory planning;

    Landuse Planning




Journal publications:

  • BUET faculty profile - https://www.buet.ac.bd/web/Profiles/FacultyIndex#/singleProfile/f8d7d21f-9fb3-4376-bb5e-971cb9c8645d

    Google Scholar - http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=eJ6dUKUAAAAJ&hl=en

    ResearchGate - https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Uttama_Barua 

    ORCID - https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9379-7570

    Publon - https://publons.com/researcher/ABA-5014-2020/

    Semantic scholar: https://www.semanticscholar.org/author/Uttama-Barua/49403448

    Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/in/uttama-barua/

    Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP): https://www.bip.org.bd/registration/memberProfile/8109




Membership of Professional and Other Bodies:

  • Member, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) Planners Association
    Associate Member (BIP1174), Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP)
    Member, Bangladesh Regional Science Association (BRSA)