Sanzida Murshed
HDR Student

Sanzida Murshed

BSc Hons (Geology), University of Dhaka Bangladesh, MS (Petroleum Geology and Geophysics), University of Dhaka Bangladesh, MSc (Geography), UNSW Canberra, Australia.
UNSW Canberra
School of Science

Current research projects:

ConDRI: A Systematic Approach towards Assessing Contemporary Disaster Risk in the Coastal Region of Bangladesh.


Building 22, Room 303.

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  • Journal article | 2022

    MA Islam, AL Griffin, DJ Paull, S Murshed (2022) Assessing critical infrastructure resilience in terms of its service-providing capacity in coastal Bangladesh: A synthesis of geospatial techniques and social responses. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 67, 102633.

    Journal article | 2021

    S Murshed, DJ Paull, AL Griffin, MA Islam (2021) A parsimonious approach to mapping climate-change-related composite disaster risk at the local scale in coastal Bangladesh. International journal of disaster risk reduction 55, 102049.

    Journal article | 2021

    MA Islam, DJ Paull, AL Griffin, S Murshed (2021) Spatio-temporal assessment of social resilience to tropical cyclones in coastal Bangladesh. Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk 12 (1), 279-309.

    Journal article | 2020

    MA Islam, DJ Paull, AL Griffin, S Murshed (2020) Assessing ecosystem resilience to a tropical cyclone based on ecosystem service supply proficiency using geospatial techniques and social responses in coastal Bangladesh. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 49, 101667.

    Journal article | 2020

    MA Islam, S Murshed, M Hasan (2020) Selecting suitable landfill site with multi-criteria evaluation and GIS: a case of Savar upazila in Bangladesh. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 13 (18), 1-15.

    Journal article | 2019

    S Murshed (2019) Disaster risk reduction through improving living standards of at-risk coastal communities in Southwestern Bangladesh. Master’s thesis, UNSW Sydney.

    Journal article | 2017

    MA Islam, S Murshed, SMM Kabir, AH Farazi, MY Gazi, I Jahan, SH Akhter (2017) Utilization of open source spatial data for landslide susceptibility mapping at Chittagong District of Bangladesh—an appraisal for disaster risk reduction and mitigation approach. International Journal of Geosciences 8 (04), 577. 10.4236/ijg.2017.84031



    Journal article | 2015

    M Islam, M Hossain, S Murshed (2015) Assessment of coastal vulnerability due to sea level change at Bhola Island, Bangladesh: using geospatial techniques. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing 43 (3), 625-637

    Journal article | 2014

    MA Islam, MS Hossain, T Hasan, S Murshed (2014) Shoreline changes along the Kutubdia Island, south east Bangladesh using digital shoreline analysis system. Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research 27 (1), 99-108

    Journal article | 2014

    C Quamruzzaman, S Murshed, JA Ferdous, P Khan, S Sharmeen (2014) An expedient reckoning of miners hygiene in Barapukuria coal mine and Maddhapara granite mine, Dinajpur, Bangladesh. International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering 4 (3), 489-498

    Journal article | 2012

    MA Islam, MK Maitra, A Baquee, K Majlis, S Murshed, S Rahman (2012) Spatial changes of land use/land cover of Moheshkhali Island, Bangladesh: a fact finding approach by remote sensing analysis. Dhaka Univ J Earth Environ Sci 2, 43-54

    Journal article | 2012

    D Basu Sarkar, C Quamruzzaman, R Ahmed, Z Mohiuddin, S Murshed (2012) A proposal for optimizing the tunnel design of the Khalashpir coal field, Bangladesh. AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2012, NH31C-1617

    Journal article | 2012

    C Quamruzzaman, S Murshed, T Islam, F Howladar, F Kabir (2012) Open pit mining at Barapukuria coalfield–an option to confront the impending energy crisis in Bangladesh Journal of Mines, Metals and Fuels.

    Journal article | 2008

    ISLAM, M. A., AHMED, K., HASAN, M. A. & MURSHED, S. 2008. Hydrogeology and water quality assessment of middle Meghna flood plain, a case study on Daudkandi upazila, Comilla district. The Journal of Noami, 26, 31-55.