Associate Professor Saleh Wasimi Information and Communication Technology / School of Engineering and Technology

Campus Leader/Associate Professor

BScEng (BUET), MScEng(BUET), PhD(Iowa), MIEAust

Contact Details

Email: s.wasimi@cqu.edu.au

Phone: (03) 9616 0565 - Ext: 50565

Office Location

Central Queensland University

120 Spencer Street, Room 3.04

Melbourne, Victoria 3000

About Me

Universities Studied At
Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh and The University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
Universities Worked At
Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh; The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA; Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
Awards

Fulbright Scholar

Citations for excellence in teaching and research

Professional Experience

Have been a university teacher since 1977. Have worked as a consultant for many national and international bodies on water resources planning and management, modelling of estuarine and river flows, disaster management and impacts of climate change.

Professional Memberships

Chartered Professional Engineer, Engineers Australia

Professional Interests

My current research interests are on climate change, water resources planning and management, stochastic processes, hydrology, data mining and business intelligence.

Consultancy Work
Bangladesh Water Development Board, Bangladesh Power Development Board, Chittagong Port Authority, Mongla Port Authority, BETS Consulting Services Ltd
Research Interests

  • Statistics
  • Stochastic processes
  • Optimization
  • Forecasting
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Hydrology and hydraulics
  • Water resources planning and management
  • Data mining
  • Business intelligence

Published in: 2010
MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES
Statistics - Applied Statistics
My expertise is on analysis and modelling of stochastic processes, time series analysis, optimisation and simulation.
Book

Wood, G., & Wasimi, S. (1997). Statistics : thinking and practice (Draft ed. ed.). Rockhampton, Qld.: Central Queensland University.

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Wood, G., Dunning, D., Noble, A., & Wasimi, S. (2000). Statistics : thinking and practice (2000 ed.). Palmerston North, N.Z.: Massey University].

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Wood, G., Wasimi, S., & Noble, A. (2001). Statistics : thinking and practice (2001 ed.). Rockhampton, Qld.: Central Queensland University]?].

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Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Data mining : methods and techniques. South Melbourne, Vic.: Thomson Learning Australia.

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Black, K., Asafu-Adjaye, J., Black, P., Khan, N., King, G., Perera, N., . . . Wasimi, S. (2013). Australasian business statistics (3rd ed. ed.). Milton, Qld.: John Wiley & Sons Australia.

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Conference paper

Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2003). Forecasting of seasonal flow of the Ganges River in Bangladesh with Sarima model. In Proceedings of the Second Annual Paper Meet and International Conference on Civil Engineering. (pp. 1-12). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh.

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Wasimi, S. (2004). Optimisation of average rainfall estimation using copulas. In 6th International Conference of the Association of Asia Pacific Operational Research Societies. (pp. 419-426). New Delhi, India: Allied Publishers.

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Wasimi, S. (2006). Path analysis technique for strategic irrigation management under adverse climatic conditions. In International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security. (pp. 1-8). Dubai, United Arab Emirates: International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security.

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Wasimi, S. (2006). Use of data mining techniques to identify crisis in dryland living. In International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security. (pp. 1-7). Dubai, United Arab Emirates: International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security.

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Choice of model type in stochastic river hydrology. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM-2007), 12-14 march 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh. (pp. 633-640). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Credence Printing.

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Wasimi, S., & Mondal, M. (2007). Data mining for decision making in water resources. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM-2007), 12-14 march 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh. (pp. 583-590). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Credence Printing.

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Mahbub, S., Gyasi-Agyei, Y., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Variance analysis for a daily rainfall disaggregation model. In Proceedings of International Conference on Adaptive Science & Technology : ICAST 2007 - Advancement through technology and education, 10th-12th December 2007, Accra, Ghana. (pp. 153-160). Ghana: ICAST.

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Mahbub, S., Gyasi-Agyei, Y., & Wasimi, S. (2008). A robust approach to the derivation of intensity-frequency-duration (IFD) curves for a large region. In Proceedings of Water Down Under 2008 incorporating 31st Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium and 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research (ICWRER), Adelaide, Australia 14-17 April, 2008. (pp. 650-660). Adelaide, Australia: Engineers Australia.

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Wasimi, S. (2009). Climate change trends in Bangladesh. In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM 2009), 15-17 March 2009, Dhaka, Bangladesh. (pp. 203-209). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET.

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Wasimi, S. (2009). Sustainability in large-scale water resources project planning. In Proceedings : Central Region Engineering Conference 2009 (CREC 2009), Regional Sustainability: Local Solutions to Global Issues, Rockhampton, Queensland, 14-15 August 2009. (pp. 1-5). Rockhampton, Queensland: Engineers Australia and CQ University.

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Khorshed, M., Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2011). Monitoring insiders activities in cloud computing using rule based learning. In TrustCom 2011 : 2011 international joint conference of IEEE TrustCom-11, IEEE ICESS-11 (pp. 757-764). Los Alamitos, Calif.: IEEE Computer Society Conference Publications. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/trustcom.2011.99

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Wasimi, S., & Hassa, S. (2011). Pricing of urban water supply using the smart market approach. In Proceedings of the 34th IAHR World Congress : balance and uncertainty, water in a changing world ; 33rd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium ; 10th Conference on Hydraulics in Water Engineering, Balance and uncertainty: water in a changing world, 26 June - 1 July 2011, Brisbane, Australia (pp. 2193-2200). Canberra, Australia: Engineers Australia.

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Khorshed, M., Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2011). Trust issues that create threats for cyber attacks in cloud computing. In IEEE 17th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Tainan, Taiwan, 7-9 December 2011. (pp. 900-905). Los Alamitos, Calif.: IEEE Computer Society Conference Publications. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/icpads.2011.156

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Wasimi, S., & Hassa, S. (2011). Water pricing using smart market approach. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM-2011), 8-10 January, Dhaka, Bangladesh. (pp. 687-694). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET.

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Wasimi, S., & Amarasinghe, N. (2013). Developing sustainability perspective with landuse practices in a semi-arid environment. In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM-2013). (pp. 137-145). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Institute of Water and Flood Management.

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Wasimi, S. (2013). Implications of climate change in Bangladesh. In International Conference Proceedings of PSRC: 3rd International Conference on Latest Trends in Engineering & Technology (ICLTET'2013). (pp. 165-170). Bali, Indonesia: Planetary Scientific Research Centre. Retrieved from http://psrcentre.org/images/extraimages/113018.pdf

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Wasimi, S., & Saha, K. (2014). An expert system to assess the landfall propensity of a tropical cyclone in Australia. In APWC on CSE 2014 : IEEE Asia-Pacific world congress on computer science and engineering, 4-5 November 2014, Nadi, Fiji (pp. 1-6). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi:10.1109/APWCCSE.2014.7053845

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Wasimi, S. (2015). Identification of e-commerce driving forces in MENA countries and their relevance in policy formulations. In Impact of e-Economy on MENA Region Development : Global Competitiveness, International Regulations and Strategic Partnerships : International Conference, Ras Al Khaimah, 14-16 March 2015. (pp. 1-6). Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Department of Economic Development, Ministry of Economy, Ras Al Khaimah.

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Abbas, N., & Wasimi, S. A. (2016). Model-based climate change impact assessment on water resources of Kurdistan, Iraq. In G. Mmopelwa (Ed.), Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference Environment and Water Resource Management (AfricaEWRM 2016), 6th, 2016 (pp. 79-86). Anaheim, CA.: IASTED. Retrieved from http://www.iasted.org/conferences/pastinfo-836.html/

Ben Tarif, E., Wibowo, S., Wasimi, S., & Tareef, A. (2017). A Secure Hiding Scheme for Tamper-Proofing and Authentication of Color Biometric Templates. In A. Shatnawi (Ed.), International Conference on Information and Communication Systems (ICICS 2017) (pp. 1-6). Irbid, Jordan.: IEEE.

Book chapter

Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2004). Impact of climate change on dry season water demand in the Ganges Delta of Bangladesh. In M. M. Rahman (Ed.), Contemporary environmental challenges (pp. 63-84). Buet, Dhaka, Bangladesh: Centre for Environmental and Resource Management.

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Miah, M., & Wasimi, S. (2005). Techniques for identifying tandem repeats in DNA sequences. In P. Petratos, & D. Michalopoulos (Eds.), Computer science and information systems : selected papers from the 1st International Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems on June 16-18, 2005 (pp. 59-72). Athens, Greece: Athens Institute for Education and Research.

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Wasimi, S. (2010). Statistical forecasting of tropical cyclones for Bangladesh. In Y. Charabi, & S. Al-Hatrushi (Eds.), Indian Ocean tropical cyclones and climate change (pp. 131-141). Netherlands: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-90-481-3109-9_17

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Khorshed, M., Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2014). Combating cyber attacks in cloud systems using machine learning. In Unknown (Ed.), Security, privacy and trust in cloud computing. (pp. 407-431). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-38586-5_14

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Journal article

Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2005). Estimation of dry season water demand and availability for the Ganges delta within Bangladesh up to the year 2050. Bangladesh journal of water resource research., 20, 1-20.

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2005). Monthly flow forecasting of the Ganges River with PAR model. Bangladesh journal of water resource research., 20, 21-41.

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2005). Periodic transfer function-noise model for forecasting. Journal of hydrologic engineering., 10(5), 353-362.

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2006). Generating and forecasting monthly flows of the Ganges river with PAR model. Journal of hydrology., 323(1-4), 41-56. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.08.015

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Disaggregation model for synthetic stream-flow generation. Journal of civil engineering., 33, 43-54. Retrieved from http://www.jce-ieb.org.bd/pdfdown/3301005.pdf

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Mondal, M., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Evaluation of risk-related performance in water management for the Ganges delta of Bangladesh. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management., 133(2), 179-187.

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Mellini, F., Petitta, M., & Wasimi, S. (2007). Stochastic hydrologic simulation for water availability evaluation in Fucino Plain (Central Italy). Water international., 32(5), 844-855.

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Wasimi, S. (2010). Climate change in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and implications for water resources project planning and management. International journal of climate change strategies and management., 2(3), 297-320. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/17568691011063060

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Wasimi, S. (2010). Planning for a large dam project : the case of Traveston Crossing Dam. Water resources management., 24(12), 2991-3015. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11269-010-9591-2

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Wasimi, S. (2011). Why did the road close for Traveston Crossing dam?. International water power & dam construction., (2011), 26-27. Retrieved from http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/story.asp?storycode=2060068

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Khorshed, M., Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2012). A survey on gaps, threat remediation challenges and some thoughts for proactive attack detection in cloud computing. Future generation computer systems., 28(6), 833-851. doi:10.1016/j.future.2012.01.006

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Khorshed, M., Ali, S., & Wasimi, S. (2012). Classifying different denial-of-service attacks in cloud computing using rule-based learning. Security and communication networks., 2(11), 1235-1247. doi:10.1002/sec.621

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Wasimi, S., & Hassa, S. (2012). Social considerations in domestic water pricing : a case study of Perth, Western Australia. Australian journal of water resources., 15(2), 131-144. doi:10.7158/W11-854.2012.15.2

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Saha, K., & Wasimi, S. (2013). Interrelationship between Indian Ocean dipole (IOD) and Australian tropical cyclones. International journal of environmental science and development., 4(6), 647-651. doi:10.7763/IJESD.2013.V4.431

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Saha, K., & Wasimi, S. (2014). An index to assess the propensity of landfall in Australia of a tropical cyclone. Natural hazards., 72(2), 1111-1121. doi:10.1007/s11069-014-1058-y

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Saha, K., & Wasimi, S. (2015). Statistical modelling of tropical cyclones’ longevity after landfall in Australia. Australian meteorological and cceanographic journal., 65(3-4), 376-386. Retrieved from http://www.bom.gov.au/amoj/docs/2015/saha.pdf

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Abbas, N., Wasimi, S., & Al-Ansari, N. (2016). Assessment of climate change impacts on water resources of Khabour in Kurdistan, Iraq using SWAT model. Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 24(10), 1-21. Retrieved from http://www.hydroweb.com/protect/pubs/jeh/jeh2016/ansari5.pdf

Abbas, N., Wasimi, S. A., & Al-Ansari, N. (2016). Model-based assessment of climate change impact on Isaac River Catchment, Queensland. Engineering, 8(7), 460-470. doi:10.4236/eng.2016.87043

Abbas, N., Wasimi, S. A., & Al-Ansari, N. (2016). Impacts of climate change on water resources in Diyala River Basin, Iraq. Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, 10(9), 1059-1074. doi:10.17265/1934-7359/2016.09.009

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