Dr. Faiz Uddin Ahmed Shaikh is an Associate Professor in School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering of Curtin University, Australia. His research focus on the development of sustainable binder by incorporating high volume fractions of industrial by-products as partial replacement of OPC and nano and ultrafine materials, use of recycled aggregates in sustainable concrete, mechanical characterisation of fibre reinforced cement and geopolymer concretes, behaviour of geopolymer composite in fire and natural fibre reinforced composites. He is a Chartered profession engineer (CPEng.) of Australia, fellow of Engineers Australia (FIEAust) and member of Concrete institute of Australia. He has supervised 6 PhD and 2 MPhil students and currently supervising 5 PhD students. His has about 177 refereed publications including one book published in Springer, six book chapters, 122 reviewed journal papers and 48 reviewed conference papers in his credit. He also holds an h-index of 37 and total citations of about 3352 according to Google scholar.