A Training Program on “Use of PLAXIS Software on Geotechnical Problem” was held on 23rd January, 2017 at BUET-JIDPUS, organized by BUET-JIDPUS. This Training Program was conducted as an activity under HEQEP project CP No. 3140 titled “Development of Post‐Graduate Research and Degree Programs in Disaster Risk Reduction at New Institute on Disaster Prevention and Urban Safety” of University Grants Commission Government of Bangladesh.
Engr. Sheikh Muhammad Ferdous, Chartered Professional Civil Engineer (CEng), Institution of Engineer (ICE), UK was the trainer of the program. Dr. Tahmeed M.Al-Hussaini, Director, BUET-JIDPUS and Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, BUET, Professor Dr. Kabirul Islam, Department of Civil Engineering, BUET, Professor Dr. Mohammad Shariful Islam, Department of Civil Engineering, BUET, and other faculty member from Civil Engineering Department of BUET and MIST were present in the Training Program. There were total 20 participants including M.Sc student of BUET.