Mohammad (Imran) Hossain

Assistant Professor

Jobst Hall 100
(309) 677-2945

Ph.D., Engineering (Pavement Engineering), The University of New Mexico
M.S., Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering), The Ohio State University
M.Engg., Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
B.S., Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Professional Experience

  • Jan 2010-Dec 2013, Graduate Research Assistant, The University of New Mexico
  • Aug 2011-Dec 2013, Teaching Assistant, The University of New Mexico
  • Aug 2005-Sep 2008, Assistant Engineer, Local Government Engineering Department
  • Feb 2004-Aug 2005, Assistant Engineer, Sami Engineering Incorporation
  • Feb 2003-Sep 2003, Research Assistant, University of Colorado-Denver


  • Pavement Design
  • Statics
  • Mechanics of Materials


Research Interests

  • Finite Element Modeling of Pavement Materials
  • Molecular Dynamics Modeling of Pavement Materials
  • Nano and Atomic Scale Tests on Pavement Materials
  • Climate Change Effects on Pavement Structures
  • Sustainable Pavement Design and Maintenance


Journal Reviewer

  • Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE, 2014-Present
  • Construction and Building Materials, ELSEVIER, 2013-Present
  • Fuel, ELSEVIER, 2013-Present

Professional Affiliation

  • Center for Advanced Transportation Education and Research, University of Nevada, Reno
  • Association of Asphalt Paving Technology (AAPT)
  • International Society for Asphalt Pavements (ISAP)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)
  • Bangladesh Earthquake Society
  • Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh

Licensures & Certifications

Honors and Awards

  • Distinction in Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of New Mexico, 2013
  • Best Paper Award, 8th International Conference on Road and Airfield Pavement Technology (ICPT), Taipei, Taiwan, 2013
  • New Mexico Society of Professional Engineers-Albuquerque Chapter Scholarship, New Mexico Engineering Foundation, 2013
  • Fellowship, International Road Federation (IRF), Washington DC, 2008-09
  • Director General’s Award, Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development, 2007
  • Dhaka Board Scholarship, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 1997-03


  • EIT (New Mexico)