Zulkarnain Hassan is a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Civil Engineering Technology, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP). He graduated and holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He is also a member of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS), Board of Engineering Malaysia (BEM), and the Malaysian Hydrological Society (MHS).

Zulkarnain focused on the research to improve the prediction of flood characteristics through the development of matrix-based models, the use of data from general circulation models for climate change, and through the better characterization of risk and uncertainty. His research interests include:

  • hydrology and water resources;
  • artificial intelligence;
  • optimization;
  • climate change; and
  • risk and uncertainty analysis.