Dr. Muhammad Mohsin Hafeez

Country of current residence

Pakistan

Current position

Principle Consultant (Water Management Specialist)

Current institute employer

International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

Since

2019

Previous positions

2002-2004 Postdoc at ZEF, Bonn, Germany 2004-2008 CSIRO Land and Water Division (CLW), Australia 2008 - 2012 International Centre of Water for Food Security (IC WATER), Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia 2012 - 2014 GHD Pty Ltd., Sydney
2014 - 2017 Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane, Australia; Head of Water Resources Modelling Unit, 2017-2019 Head of International Business Development, Ricardo, UK

 

Awards

DAAD (German Government) Scholarship for Ph.D. in Hydrology awarded for three years i.e. 1999 to 2002. International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Fellowship for Ph.D. in Hydrology awarded for two year from 2000 to 2002. CEWRE merit Scholarship for M.Sc (Engg.) in Water Resources Management awarded for one year from 1996 to 1997. Sheikh Zayed merits Scholarship for B.Sc. Engg. (Agricultural) awarded for four years from 1991 to 1995. Bahawal Pur Board merits Scholarship for B.Sc. Engg. (Agricultural) awarded for four years from 1991 to 1994. Bahawal Pur Board merits scholarship awarded from 8th to F.Sc (Pre-Engg.) continuously

Professional memberships

Pakistan Engineering Council, Islamabad. Institution of Engineers (Pak), Lahore. Pakistan Society of Agricultural Engineers, Islamabad. Pakistan Farm Guide Council. Pakistan Society of Geographic Information System. International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), Canada. American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), USA American Geophysical Union (AGU), USA

Profession

Hydrologist

Specialisation

Spatial Hydrologist

Degrees / expertise

Has a Master Degree in water resources management from the Centre of Excellence in Water Resources Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Pakistan. In addition, he has a one-year Computer Diploma from True Man Institute of Computer Science, Rahim Yar Khan Pakistan.

Professional experience

Worked as a junior hydrogeologist at the International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK) and the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), as a hydraulic engineer at the International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK) and as an agricultural engineer (design) at the KANEKO Agricultural Machinery Co. (Pvt.) Ltd. (Pakistan

2006

Hafeez, M., N. Van De Giesen and S. Khan.  2006.  Regional estimation of seasonal actual evapotranspiration through optical satellite imagery.  Journal of Hydrological Science and Technology, 22   .

2005

Hafeez, M. and Y. Chemin.  2005.  Evapotranspiration Estimation Using TERRA/ASTER Sensor: A Case Study in District 1 of UPRIIS, Central Luzon, Philippines.  Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing (CJRS), : 11   .

2003

Hafeez, M.  2003.  Water Accounting and Productivity at Different spatial Scales in a Rice Irrigation System: A remote Sensing approach.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Hafeez, M..  2003.  Scale and productivity in irrigation: rice in the Philippines.  Technical Report 2002/2003 of Center for Development Research, 38   : 16-18   .
Hafeez, M., N. Van De Giesen and P. Vlek.  2003.  Water-use efficiency in irrigated rice.  Quarterly Technical Bulletin of Center for Development Research, 10   : 4-5   .

2002

Hafeez M.M., H. Eggers, N. Van De Giesen and M. Latif.  2002.  Comparison of Discharge Measuring Techniques for Fully Flowing Pipes of Different Diameters.  ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, : 20   .
Hafeez M.M., Y. Chemin Y, N. Van De Giesen and B.A.M. Bouman.  2002.  Estimation of Crop Water Deficit through Remote Sensing in Central Luzon, Philippines.  International Geosciences and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Toronto, Canada. 24-28 June 2002
Hafeez, M.  2002.  Water accounting and productivity at different spatial scales in a rice irrigation system: A remote sensing approach.  Ecology and Development Series No. 8. Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Cuvillier Verlag. Göttingen, Germany. (Books 8) 176
Hafeez, M.M., Chemin Y., N. Van De Giesen and B.A.M. Bouman.  2002.  Estimation of spatially-distributed evapotranspiration through remote sensing; a case study for irrigated rice in the Philippines.  Conference on Water Wise in Rice Production, Internatio
Hafeez, M.M., H. Eggers, N. Van De Giesen and M. Latif.  2002.  Use of Modified Pitot Tube For Discharge Measurement From Partially Flowing Tuebwells.  ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, USA, : 22   .
Zhaohua L. and M. Hafeez.  2002.  Biodiversity in the Shennongjia National Nature Reserve of China.  Tigerpaper journal, Food and Agriculture Organization, Bangkok, 29 (2)   : 11-14   .

1999

Bukhari, N.H., M.M. Hafeez, M.S. Shafique and G.V. Skogerboe.  1999.  Development And Use Of Rectangular Channels For Measuring Farm Water Delivery System With Current Meter.  Research Report (R#74), International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI)
Shafique, M.S., N.H. Bukhari and M.M. Hafeez.  1999.  Flow Measuring Techniques.  chapter of Irrigation Extension report, International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK), Lahore, January 1999.

1998

Shafique, M.S., Bukhari, N.H.and Hafeez, M.M.,.  1998.  Development of A Modified Low Cost Pitot Tube For Measuring Pump Discharges.  Research Report # 55, International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK), Lahore, Pakistan, June 1998
Shafique, M.S., N.H. Bukhari and M.M. Hafeez.  1998.  Manual For Measuring Pump Discharges with A Low-Cost Easy-To-Use Pitot Tube.  Technical Report (T#8), International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK), Lahore, Pakistan, November 1998

1995

Hafeez, M. M.  1995.  Design of Small Dams in Pakistan.  Technical Report submitted as a partial requirement of B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering Degree, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, May 1995

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Ecosystem services
Research countries
  • Australia
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
Professional experience

Worked as a junior hydrogeologist at the International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK) and the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), as a hydraulic engineer at the International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI-PAK) and as an agricultural engineer (design) at the KANEKO Agricultural Machinery Co. (Pvt.) Ltd. (Pakistan

Degrees

Has a Master Degree in water resources management from the Centre of Excellence in Water Resources Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore Pakistan. In addition, he has a one-year Computer Diploma from True Man Institute of Computer Science, Rahim Yar Khan Pakistan.

Funding institutions

See GLOWA VOLTA Project (http://www.glowa-volta.de); See Uzbekistan Project (http://www.uni-bonn.de/khorezm/); International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) (http://www.irri.cgiar.org/)

Doctoral research funded by

GTZ

Muhammad Mohsin Hafeez

Former Junior Researcher

Private website:
http://ricardo-aeamail.com/DA4-5D44E-61R9641W5B/cr.aspx

Former Division/Group:
Ecology and Natural Resources Management