Dr. Zahid Ahmad Siddiqi
     
Professor
 
Cell: 0333-4361068
Residence:
House No. 107, Staff Colony, University of Engg. & Tech. G. T. Road, Lahore.
Office: Civil Engineering Department UET Lahore
Email: zasiddiq@uet.edu.pk
Qualification
Degree Name of Institution Specialization Year
PhD University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA. Structural Engg 1995
M.sc Uet Lahore Structural Engg 1988
Graduation(B.A/B.Sc) UET Lahore Civil Engineering 1984
Courses
  • Structural Engineering
  • Strength of Materials-II
  • Steel Structures
  • Plain and Reinforced Concrete–I.
  • Plain and Reinforced Concrete–II
  • Design of Structures
  • Advanced Reinforced Concrete Design
  • Plastic Design of Steel Structures / Steel Structures
  • Civil Engineering Drawing
  • Civil Engineering Practice
Research Interests
  • Analysis by differnetial quadrature
  • Rehabilitation of Building and Bridges
  • Improvments in Design of Water Retaining Structures
  • Inelastic Design of Steel Structures
Selected Publications, Patents
Title of paper

Authors

Journal & country

Volume / year of publication

Analysis of fluid storage tanks including foundation - superstructure interaction using differential quadrature method Anant R. Kukreti and Zahid A. Siddiqi Journal of Applied Mathematical Modelling / UK 1997
Analysis of eccentricity stiffened plates with mixed boundary conditions using differential quadrature method” Zahid A. Siddiqi  and Anant R. Kukreti  Journal of Applied Mathematical Modelling / UK Vol. 22, 1998
Ph.D. Dissertation Zahid A. Siddiqi University of Oklahoma, U.S.A. Dec-95
A Study on Power Transmission Poles M.Ashraf, H. M. Ahmad and Z. A. Siddiqi Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing), Tehran, Iran. ISSN 1563-0854 Vol. 6, No. 6, 2005, pages 511-532
Configuration of a Multistorey Building Subjected to Lateral Forces M.Ashraf, Zahid A. Siddiqi and Afzal Javed Asian Journal of Civil Engineering (Building and Housing), Tehran, Iran. ISSN 1563-0854 Vol. 9, No. 5, 2008, pages 525-538
Structural Behaviour of Composite Double Layer Bridge-Grids with various Span/Depth Ratios M. Ashraf, Z. A. Siddiqi and Z. Ali Journal of the Institution of Engineers Pakistan May-91
M. Sc. Thesis Zahid A. Siddiqi University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore 1988
Composite Bridge Grids: An Efficient Technique for Highway Bridges Ashraf M. and Siddiqi, Z. A. Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, NWFP UET. ISSN 1023-863 June, 2004
Disasters in High Rise Buildings and Safety Measures Zahid A. Siddiqi, M. Ashraf and Aun Bashir University Research Journal, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Jan-Dec 2005
Economical Sizing of Singly Reinforced RC Beams and Footing Slabs Zahid A. Siddiqi, Abdul Ghaffar and Imran Ishaq Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, NWFP UET. ISSN 1023-863 June-Dec, 2005
Analysis of Transmission Poles M.Ashraf, H. M. Ahmad and Z. A. Siddiqi. Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, NWFP UET. ISSN 1023-863 June-Dec, 2005
Slippage of Steel in High and Normal Strength Concretes K. Ahmad, Z. A. Siddiqi and M. Yousaf Pakistan Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. ISSN: 1995-1302 Vol. 1, July 2007, pp 31-40
Comparison of Bond Behaviour of Hot Rolled and Cold Twisted Steel Reinforcement in High Strength Concrete K. Ahmed, Z. A. Siddiqi and A. Ghaffar Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro. ISSN: 0254-7821 Vol. 27, Number 4, October 2008, pp 365-376
Plastic Analysis of Continuous Prestressed Steel Beams M. A. Chaudhry, M. Ashraf, Z. A. Siddiqi and M. Ilyas Proc. of ASIA-PACIFIC Structural Analysis Conference, 89, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknology, Malaysia, Johr Bohru. 7-9 November, 1989
Natural frequencies of stiffened and un-stiffened rectangular plates using differential quadrature method Anant R. Kukreti and Zahid A. Siddiqi SECTAM XVIII, Tuscaloosa, USA Apr-96
Behaviour of Composite Double Layer Bridge-Grids having Eccentricity M. Ashraf and Zahid A. Siddiqi Proc. of ASIA-PACIFIC Structural Analysis Conference, 89, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknology, Malaysia Johr Bohru, 7-9, 89. 1989
Environmental Management in Construction M. A. Chaudhry, Z. A. Siddiqi and M. Ilyas Proceedings, Creating With Concrete, International Congress, Dundee, Scotland. ISBN 0-7277-2823-7 6 to 10 September 1999
Selection of Optimum Parameters in Prestressed Steel Frames Mahboob Ali Ch., M. Ashraf and Zahid A. Siddiqi China Steel Construction Society, Beijing, China 2001
Effects of Construction Activities on Environment Z. A. Siddiqi, M. A. Chaudhry and M. Ashraf International Congress “Challenges Of Concrete Construction” Dundee, Scotland. 5-11 September 2002
ISBN 0-7277-3177-7
Design and Construction Defects in the Buildings of Balakot (Pakistan) and Surrounding Areas in Relation to Earthquake Loading Muhammad Azhar Saleem and Zahid Ahmad Siddiqi Fourth International Conference on Construction in the 21th Century, CITC-IV Gold Coast, Australia.  July 11-13, 2007
ISBN 1-884342-02-1
 
Simplified Design for Torsion in Beams Muhammad Azhar Saleem and Zahid Ahmad Siddiqi Fourth International Conference on Construction in the 21th Century, CITC-IV Gold Coast, Australia. ISBN 1-884342-02-1 July 11-13, 2007
Computer Analysis of Composite Space Structures M. Ashraf, Zahid A. Siddiqi and Afzal Javed 67th Annual Session, Pakistan Engineering Congress, Lahore May, 1998
A Convenient Method for Design of Reinforced Concrete Members Siddiqi Z. A. and Ashraf M. 67th Annual Session, Pakistan Engineering Congress, Lahore May, 1998
Improved Design of Web Stiffeners for Flexural Members Zahid A. Siddiqi and Mahboob A. Ch. 39th Annual Convention, Institution of Engineers, Pakistan April 13-15, 1999
Interpolation for Missing GIS Data Maintaining Prevailing Slope and Curvature Zahid A. Siddiqi, M. Naeem Akhtar, Mahboob Ali Ch. and Shahid A. Siddiqi 39th Annual Convention, Institution of Engineers, Pakistan April 13-15, 1999
Experimental Investigations on Reinforced-Brick Slabs Zahid Ahmad Siddiqi and Muhammad Ashraf Annual Session, Pakistan Engineering Congress 2000
Environmental Control on Infrastructure Services Mahboob Ali Ch., M. Ashraf and Z. A. Siddiqi Third International Civil Engineering Congress, IEP, Karachi, Pakistan February – 2003
Safety Assurance Through Environmental Control in Construction Projects M. Ashraf, M. A. Chaudhry and Z. A. Siddiqi 43rd Annual Convention, Institution of Engineers, Lahore Centre, Pakistan April 29-30, 2003
Development of Ultra-High Strength Concrete in Pakistan Ahmad K., Siddiqi Z. A. and Ghaffar A. International Conference on Earthquake Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore 8-9 September 2006
Bond Behaviour of Cold Twisted Steel in High Strength Concrete K. Ahmad, Z. A. Siddiqi, A. Ghaffar and M. Saleem Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Cement Based Materials and Applications in Civil Infrastructure (ACBM-ACI), University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.ISBN: 978-969-546-016-0 11-13th Dec, 2007
Projects
  • Design of Sewerage System of Civil Bazar and Cantonment Board Housing Society, Okara Cantt.
  • Infrastructure design of four Pakistan Housing Authority (PHA) housing schemes, two in Lahore and two in Islamabad.
  • Planning of a housing colony at Hujra Shah Makeem, October, 1990.
  • Planning and design of various services for Islamic Research Scholars Coop. Housing Society, Lahore.
  • Vetting of Design of various services for Engg. University Employees Housing Society.
  • Planning and design of various services for Nushtarian Housing Soceity, Multan
  • Review design of Tower Crane for M/s Ghazi Barotha Contractors, Huttian, 1998.
  • Design and supervision of extension of Feva Shoes Factory, Lahore, 20 millions, 1998.
  • Design and supervision of Gulshan Heights, Gulshan-e-Ravi, Lahore, 30 million, 1998.
  • Design and supervision of Roomi Public School, Lahore, 10 million, 1998.
  • Design and supervision of School, Gulshan-e-Ravi, Lahore, 15 million, 1998
  • Involved in “Impact Evaluation Study of Second SCARP Transition Project”, a World Bank sponsored project (Consultancy fees 9.0 Million), 1995-97.
  • Involved in design and supervision of Citizen Plaza, Mall Road, Lahore, (Cost Rs. 3.0 Million), 1997.
  • Involved in design and supervision of Kumho lighting factory Lahore- Sheikhupura Road, including machine footing (Cost Rs. 40.0 Million), 1995-97.
  • Design of various services for Punjab Small Industries Corporation Employees Cooperative Housing Society, Lahore, (Cost Rs. 60 million) 1990-91.
  • Involved in design of Doctors Hostel Cardiac Centre, Services Hospital, Lahore (Cost Rs. 8 million), 1990-91.
  • Construction supervision of construction for the installation of a new unit at Malik Board and Paper, Lahore-Sheikhopura Road, Lahore.
  • Design of Gynae Ward Extension, Services Hospital, Lahore, (Cost 15 million), 1990-91.
  • Involved in Design and supervision of Aamer Hotel, Lahore, (Cost Rs. 25 million), 1989-90.
  • Study and evaluation of 180 ft. Double-Double Reinforced Ml Bailey Bridge over Kunar River at Arundu Chitral, 1989.
  • Design of various commercial and industrial buildings.
  • Design & supervision of 40 big residential buildings.
  • Design of University of Management & Leadership, Johar Town, Lahore, 1999.
  • Involved in bridge design for ADB – Sindh Road Sector Development Project (RSDP) [Loan No.1892-PAK, 1893-PK(SF) & OPEC 899-P] (REC).
  • Involved in design of bridges on Naran-Jhalkad Road (REC).
  • Involved in design of bridges on Islamabad Highway (REC).
  • Involved in review of bridges on Rawalpindi Bypass (REC).
  • Involved in design of remodeling and upgrading of Fauji Foundation Hospital, Rawalpindi to existing 600 beds & 1200 beds teaching hospital.
  • Involved in design of part of 9 storey Fane Road Complex Building, Lahore.
  • Involved in design and construction supervision of Web Cotton Factory, Lahore.
  • Involved in design of TCF school.
  • Involved in Extension of Fauji Foundation Hospital, Islamabad.
  • Involved in design of Pakistan School of Fashion Design, PSIC, Lahore.
  • Involved in structural design of Zarkon Interchange M2 Motorway).
  • Involved in structural design of Mumtaz City – Top City Interchange M2 Motorway).
  • Involved in design of Beacon House, Walton Road, Lahore.
  • Involved in design of Beacon House, Gujrat.
  • Involved in design of Multan Chemical.
  • Involved in design of Dawood Suleman School, LUMS, Lahore.
  • Involved in design of Rescue 1122 buildings.
  • Involved in design of Fortress Mall, Lahore.
  • Involved in design of Carrefor shopping Mall.
  • Testing, design and supervision of rehabilitation of Data Nagar Bridge (LDA)
  • Evaluation of quality control of Lahore District Government Schools and Bridges
  • Testing and evaluation of Shaheen Complex, Shimla Hill, Lahore
  • Review of Design of Al-Ahad Tower, Rawalpindi.
  • Review of Metro Cash And Carry, Defence Society, Lahore.
  • Testing, evaluation and strengthening of Community Center, WAPDA Housing Society, Lahore.
  • Testing of PTCL building, Mall Road Lahore.
  • Review of design of Divine Mega Towers A and B, Lahore Cantt.
  • Review of design of Toyota Airport Motors building, Lahore Cantt.Testing of Ravi Bridge at Mari Pattan, Okara.
  • Evaluation of 5 Railway Steel Bridges (MDC) for Pakistan Railways.
  • Design of Seismic Resistant Schools for Zone 4 at Mansehra for USAID.
  • Involved in conservation of historic buildings after earthquake of October, 2005, Abbotabad and Mansehra Region.
  • Structure design of Mechanical Engineering Department, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Mechanical Engineering Department, UET Faisalabad Campus.
  • Structure design of Chemical Engineering Department, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Chemical Engineering Department, UET Faisalabad Campus.
  • Structure design of Chemical Engineering Department, UET Faisalabad Campus.
  • Structure design of Electrical Engineering Department, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Mechanical Engineering Department Extension, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Main Library, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Administration Block, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Hostel for Visiting Faculty, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of 70,000 gallons Water Tank, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of 70,000 gallons Water Tank, UET Faisalabad Campus.
  • Structure design of Entrance Gate, UET Faisalabad Campus.
  • Structure design of Entrance Gate, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of 4 Culverts, UET KSK Campus.
  • Structure design of Power House, Main Campus, UET, Lahore.
  • Testing and rehabilitation of 3 student hostels, UET, Lahore.
  • Involved in design of Multi-Purpose Hall, UET, Lahore.
  • Design of Pedestrian Bridge on GT Road, UET, Lahore.
  • Stability testing of 10 Telenor Buildings after October, 2005 earthquake in Lahore,Peshawar, Islamabad, Faisalabad and Gujranwala.