Ir. Dr. Mohammed Alias Yusof
Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohammed Alias Yusof is a Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, Universiti Pertahanan Nasional, Malaysia. He graduated with B. Eng (Hons) degree in Civil Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in 2002, a MSc. degree in Integrated Construction Project Management from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) in 2005 and PhD degree in Civil Engineering from Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia in 2013. He is a Professional Engineer registered with the Board of Engineer Malaysia. His main research interests are in the blast resistant materials such as concrete, glass, and military and commercial explosives. He has developed a blast resistant concrete and had obtained the patent for the blast resistant concrete panel from Intellectual Properties Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) in 2016. Dr Mohammed Alias Yusof is author of Blast Resistant Materials: Concrete and Glass, book. This book focus on the introduction to explosive technology, blast phenomena, blast resistant concrete and glass. Dr. Mohammed Alias has published extensively in the areas of blast resistant materials and technology, with a total publication count of more than 70, has served as reviewer for prestigious journals Science and Technology Journal. In 2017, he has been awarded a Distinguish Scientist by Venus International Foundation, Chennai, India for his valuable contribution in the field of blast resistant materials and civil Engineering.