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

Black, K, Asafu-Adjaye, J, Burke, P, Khan, N, King, G, Perera, N, Sherwood, C, Verma, R & Wasimi, S 2013, Australasian Business Statistics, 3rd ed., John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd, Brisbane, Queensland.

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Shawkat Ali, ABM & Wasimi, SA 2007, Data mining: methods and techniques, Thomson Learning Australia, South Melbourne.

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Wood, G R, Noble, A D L & Wasimi, S A (2001), Statistics : thinking and practice, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Qld.)

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Wood, GR, Dunning, DB, Noble, ADL & Wasimi, SA 2000, Statistics : thinking and practice, Massey University, Palmerston North, N.Z.

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Wood, GR & Wasimi, SA 1997, Statistics : thinking and practice, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Qld.

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Book Chapter

Khorshed, MT, Ali, AB, Wasimi, SA 2014, 'Combating Cyber Attacks in Cloud Systems Using Machine Learning', , Nepal Surya, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-38586-5_14

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Wasimi, SA 2009, 'Statistical Forecasting of Tropical Cyclones for Bangladesh', in Y Charabi (ed.), Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change, Springer, USA, pp. 131-141.

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

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Mondal, MS and Wasimi, SA 2004, "Impact of climate change on dry season water demand in the Ganges delta of Bangladesh," in MM Rahman, MJB Alam, MA Ali, M Ali, and K Vairavamoorthy, (eds) Contemporary Environmental Challenges, CERM, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 63-84.

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Conference Paper

Wasimi, SA 2015, 'Identification of e-commerce driving forces in MENA countries and their relevance in policy formulations', paper presented to The Impact of e-Economy on MENA Region Development: Global Competitiveness, International Regulations and Strategic Partnerships: International Conference, 14-16 March, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.

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Wasimi, SA & Saha, KK 2014, 'An expert system to assess the landfall propensity of a tropical cyclone in Australia', in MGM Khan (ed.), Proceedings of the 2014 Asia-Pacific World Congress on Computer Science and Engineering (APWC on CSE), 4-5 November, Nadi, Fiji, IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/APWCCSE.2014.7053845

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Wasimi, S 2013, 'Implications of climate change in Bangladesh', Planetary Scientific Research Centre, Bali, Indonesia, pp. 165-170, http://psrcentre.org/images/extraimages/113018.pdf

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Wasimi, S, Amarasinghe, N, 2013, 'Developing sustainability perspective with land use practices in a semi-arid environment', in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Water and Flood Management, Institute of Water and Flood Management, Bangladesh, Dhaka, p.137-145.

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Khorshed, M, Ali, S & Wasimi, S 2011, 'Trust issues that create threats for cyber attacks in cloud computing' paper presented to the 2011 IEEE 17th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Tainan, Taiwan , 07-09 December, 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICPADS.2011.156

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Khorshed, M, Ali, S & Wasimi, S 2011, 'Monitoring insiders activities in cloud computing using rule based learning' in H Changsha (ed.) TrustCom 2011 : 2011 international joint conference of IEEE TrustCom-11, IEEE ICESS-11 / FCST-11 : 16-19 November 2011, Changsha, Hunan, P. R. China, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TrustCom.2011.99

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Wasimi, S & Hassa, S 2011, 'Water pricing using smart market approach' in A F M Saleh,(ed.), Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Water and Flood Management, 8-10 January, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Institute of Water and Flood Management, Bangladesh.

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Wasimi, S & Hassa, S 2011, 'Pricing of urban water supply using the smart market approach' in E Valentine (ed) Proceedings of the 34th IAHR World Congress: 33rd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium,10th Conference on Hydraulics in Water Engineering, 26 June - 1 July, 2011, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Wasimi, S 2009, 'Climate change trends in Bangladesh ' in Saleh, Abul (eds.) Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Water and Flood Management. Dhaka, Bangladesh, 15-17 March 2009, pp. 203-210.

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Wasimi, S 2009, 'Sustainability in Large-Scale Water Resources Project Planning' in Rasul, M. and Chowdhury, A. (eds.) Central Region Engineering Conference 2009 - Regional Sustainability: Local Solutions to Global Issues. CQ University, Rockhampton, Queensland, 14-15 August 2009.

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Mahbub, SM, 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, Water Resources Symposium and 4th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research, 14-17 April, Adelaide, Australia.

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Wasimi, S & Mondal, M 2007, 'Data mining for decision making in water resources', Proceedings of International Conference on Water and Flood Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 12-14 March 2007, pp. 583-590.

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

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Mondal, M & Wasimi, S 2007, 'Choice of model type in stochastic river hydrology', Proceedings of International Conference on Water and Flood Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 12-14 March 2007.

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Wasimi, SA 2006, 'Use of Data Mining Techniques to Identify Crisis in Dryland Living', Proceedings of the International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4-7 December 2006.

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Wasimi, S 2006, 'Path Analysis Technique for Strategic Irrigation Management under Adverse Climatic Conditions', Proceedings of the International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4-7 December 2006.

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Wasimi, S 2004, 'Optimisation of average rainfall estimation using copulas', paper presented at 6th International Conference of the Association of Asia Pacific Operational Research Societies, New Delhi.

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Mondal, M S & Wasimi, S 2003, 'Forecasting of seasonal flow of the Ganges River in Bangladesh with Sarima model', paper presented at The Second Annual Paper Meet and International Conference on Civil Engineering, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Journal Article

Saha, KK & Wasimi, SA 2015, 'Statistical modelling of tropical cyclones�� longevity after landfall in Australia', Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal, vol. 65, nos. 3-4, pp. 376-386, http://www.bom.gov.au/amoj/docs/2015/saha.pdf

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Saha, KK & Wasimi, SA 2014, 'An index to assess the propensity of landfall in Australia of a tropical cyclone', Natural Hazards, vol. 72, no. 2, pp. 1111-1121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11069-014-1058-y

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Saha, Kk & Wasimi, SA 2013, 'Interrelationship between Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) and Australian Tropical Cyclones', International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 647-651, http://dx.doi.org/10.7763/IJESD.2013.V4.431

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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, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 131-144, http://dx.doi.org/10.7158/W11-854.2012.15.2.

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Khorshed, M, Ali, A & Wasimi, S 2012, 'A survey on gaps, threat remediation challenges and some thoughts for proactive attack detection in cloud computing', Future Generation Computer Systems, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 833-851, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2012.01.006

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Khorshed, M, Ali, A & Wasimi, S 2012, 'Classifying different denial-of-service attacks in cloud computing using rule-based learning', Security and Communication Networks, vol. 5, no. 11, pp.1235-1247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sec.621

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Wasimi, S 2011, 'Why did the road close for Traveston Crossing Dam?', International Water Power & Dam Construction, May, pp.26-27. http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/story.asp?storyCode=2060068

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Wasimi, S 2010, 'Planning for a large dam project: the case of Traveston Crossing Dam', Water Resources Management, vol. 24, no. 12, pp. 2991-3015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11269-010-9591-2

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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, Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 297-320, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/17568691011063060

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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, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 844-855.

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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, vol. 133, no. 2, pp. 179-187.

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Mondal, MS & Wasimi, S 2005, 'Disaggregation model for synthetic stream-flow generation', Journal of Civil Engineering, Institution of Engineers Bangladesh (IEB); vol. 33 (June), 43-54. http://www.jce-ieb.org.bd/pdfdown/3301005.pdf

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Mondal, MS & Wasimi, SA 2006, 'Generating and forecasting monthly flows of the Ganges river with PAR model', Journal of Hydrology, vol. 323, no. 1-4, pp. 41��56. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.08.015

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Mondal, M S & Wasimi, S 2005, 'Periodic transfer function-noise model for forecasting', Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 353-362.

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Mondal, MS & Wasimi, SA 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, vol. 20, pp. 1-20.

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Mondal, MS & Wasimi, SA 2005, 'Monthly flow forecasting of the Ganges River with PAR model', Bangladesh Journal of Water Resource Research, vol. 20, pp. 21-41.

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