Faculty and Research

Research group: Construction & Engineering Management

Areas of expertise:

  • BIM and Smart Construction
  • Construction 4.0: A step forward in digitizing the construction industry
  • Productivity improvement considering the extreme weather
  • Safety in construction, operation and maintenance

 

Active Projects:

1.

GNSS & Radar, Hydrometeorology, Remote Sensing & GIS PROJECTS

Contact Person: Asst. Prof. Zhanay Sagintayev 

Brief description of project

  • Current funded project, $ 3 Million (2018-2020), 2 meteorological radars, https://www.baronweather.com/news/kazakhstan/ , Demand for research & training on NU campus to serve 23 planned radars applications ($ 20 Million), cooperation in preparation

Partners in Kazakhstan: KazHydroMet, KazAeroNavigasia, KazInvest, Agro, Energy and Emergency Situations Ministries

Partners abroad: USA Baron Weather, NWS NOAA NEXRAD

2.

GNSS & Radar, Hydrometeorology, Remote Sensing & GIS PROJECTS

Contact Person: Asst. Prof. Zhanay Sagintayev

Brief description of project

  • Current funded project, $ 300,000 (2017-2019), https://www.ckrb.org/, Satellite enhanced snow-melt flood and drought predictions for the Kabul River basin with surface and groundwater modeling

Partners abroad: US National Academy, USAID PEER

3.

GNSS & Radar, Hydrometeorology, Remote Sensing & GIS PROJECTS

Contact Person: Asst. Prof. Zhanay Sagintayev

Brief description of project

  • Current funded project, £ 200,000 (2017-2018), RATINHA – ReAl-TIme geodetic data for Natural HAzard monitoring

Partners in Kazakhstan: Kazakh Space Agency Garysh Sapary, Ministry of Emergency Situations

Partners abroad: UK Royal Academy of Engineers, JPL NASA