Marine and Coastal Engineering
Heng is a coastal engineering and physical oceanographic professional with extensive experience in consultancy, research and teaching.
Academic qualifications: • Dr. rer. nat. (Physical Oceanography), 2014 • M.Eng. (Coastal and Maritime), 2006 • B.Eng. (Hons) (Civil-Environmental), 2002
Over the years since 2002, his experience includes: • Numerical modelling - waves, hydrodynamics, sediment transport, tsunami. (MIKE 21 Flow Model FM, MIKE 21 Spectral Waves FM, MIKE 21 Sediment Transport ST, TELEMAC-2D, FVCOM, SWAN) • Coastal evolution and longshore sediment transport (littoral drift). (LITLINE, LITDRIFT) • Physical modelling and laboratory experiments in flume and basin. • Field measurements. • Metocean data analysis. • Coastal hydraulic studies. • Laboratory and field instrumentation. • Coastal and marine structures - floating breakwater and low-crested porous breakwater~reef systems. • Professional/technical training. • Project coordination/management and business development.
Professional affiliations: • Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) • The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM) • Department of Environment (DOE), Malaysia (Areas of expertise registered for EIA studies: Hydraulics, Coastal Engineering and Maritime Studies) • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), U.K. • Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB), Malaysia
Scientific/technical writings and publications: • Peer-reviewed journal articles • Scientific and technical reports • Conference proceedings articles • Theses and dissertation