This lecture series on Structural Engineering is being organized in the memory of (Late) Zafar Razzak, as a tribute to his services at the Department of Civil Engineering, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi and his contribution in the field of Structural Engineering in Pakistan. The theme of the bi-annual lectures will revolve around the cutting edge research in the field of Structural Engineering. Renowned international and local experts will be invited to deliver the lectures. This is the most befitting tribute to keep alive the memory of (Late) Zafar Razzak, who worked tirelessly to promote structural engineering in the country by teaching, research and structural design practice.

Zafar Razzak Wadalawala (Late) was a former faculty member at the Department of Civil Engineering, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi and a very renowned structural engineer of the country. He passed away in 2008.