California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Shikha Rahman, Associate Professor

Phone: 756-2117


Office: 13-208



  • B.S., Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), 1995
  • M.S., Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), 1998
  • Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002

Professional Registration

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering, Mississippi

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Water resources engineering
  • Open channel hydraulics
  • Sediment transport
  • Turbulence and scalar diffusion
  • Environmental and experimental fluid mechanics
  • Plume tracking by aquatic organisms
  • Graphics and 3D visualization techniques