Mahaboob Basha Syed joined ITER on 2 March 2009 as Civil Engineer for Nuclear Buildings, within the CCS Department.
Before coming to ITER he worked at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in Mumbai, India for 12 years. He was responsible for the analysis and design of nuclear buildings, seismic re-evaluation and retrofitting of existing nuclear installations, fracture mechanics of concrete, and ultimate load predictions of containment structures.
Basha lives in Aix-en-Provence. In his free time he enjoys touring around to discover his new environment. return to Newsline #75