Syeda Sultana Razia

Dr. Syeda Sultana Razia is a Professor and Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). She has been appointed as a member of Scientific Advisory Board of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), The Hague, Netherlands. Her expertise includes process safety, chemical safety and security, distillation and separation processes, effluent treatment etc. She is leading the work of preparing national guidelines related to safety of petroleum products in Bangladesh. She has served as an expert in different policymaking, investigation and selection committees dealing with technological issues of chemical industries formed by the Government. She is also involved in assessing safety and environmental aspects of different chemical industries in Bangladesh. She is a resource person to the National Authority of Chemical Weapon Convention, Armed Force Division, Bangladesh. She is also leading collaborations between BUET and Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Centre, Texas A& M University System, US.