Carrie Ho Lee Ing

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Carrie Ho Lee Ing
BSc, MSc
Lecturer
Civil & Construction Engineering
 
Contact Details
Telephone: +60 85 443939 extn: 2506
Fax: +60 85 443837
Location: Skylark 3 (SK3) Room 324
 
Background

Carrie has been with Curtin Sarawak since 2005. She graduated with MSc in Geomatics Engineering (specializing in Engineering for the Environment) from University of Calgary in 2002. Her undergraduate was in Civil Engineering from the University of Manitoba, Canada. She worked as a consulting junior engineer for UMA Engineering in Calgary for two years in the area of urban stormwater management. Her research focuses on the area of hydrology and water resource management.

Academic History

  • MSc in Geomatics Engineering, University of Calgary, Canada, 2002
  • BSc in Civil Engineering, University of Manitoba, Canada, 2000

Academic Appointments

  • July 2005 – present Lecturer
    Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, Curtin University Malaysia
  • Jan 2003 – Aug 2003 Research Assistant
    Department of Geomatics Engineering, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Sept 2000 – Dec 2002 Graduate Research Assistant
    Department of Geomatics Engineering, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • June 2000 – July 2000 Undergraduate Research Assistant
    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Research Interests

  • Urban stormwater runoff quality monitoring and modelling
  • Regionalisation for low flow prediction in ungauged catchments

Publications

Journal Papers

  1. Ho, C.L.I. and Choo, B.Q. (2014). ‘Storm runoff pollution from a residential catchment in Miri, Sarawak’. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology, 22(2), 603 611.
  2. Ho, C. and Yong, T. (2013). ‘Pollutant Loads of Urban Runoff from a Mixed Residential-Commercial Catchment’. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 84, International Journal of Environmental, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering, 7(12), 555 – 558.
  3.  Ho, C. and Quan, C. (2012). ‘Runoff Quality and Pollution Loading from a Residential Catchment in Miri, Sarawak’. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 71, International Journal of Environmental, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering, 6(11), 132 – 135.
  4.  Ho, C. and Kumar, D. (2011). ‘Water Quality from a Mixed Land-Use Catchment in Miri, Sarawak’. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 60, International Journal of Environmental, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering, 5(12), 164 – 168.
  5. Hardjito, D., Chua, C.C., Ho, C.L.I. (2008). ‘Strength and Setting Times of Low Calcium Fly Ash-based Mortar’. Modern Applied Science, 2(4), 3-11.
  6. Valeo, C. Fotopoulos, G., Ho, C.L.I. and Farrell, A.C. (2006). ‘Monitoring riparian characteristics using a conceptual hydrological model: An example in Canada’. Geomatica, 60(1), 13-20.
  7. Valeo, C., Skone, S. H., Ho, C.L.I., Poon, S.K.M. and Shrestha, S.M. (2005). ‘Estimating Snow Evaporation With GPS Derived Precipitable Water Vapour’. Journal of Hydrology, 307, 196-203.
  8. Ho, C.L.I. and Valeo, C. (2005). ‘Observations of urban snow properties in Calgary, Canada’. Hydrological Processes, 19, 459-473.
  9. Valeo, C. and Ho, C.L.I. (2004). ‘Modelling urban snowmelt runoff’. Journal of Hydrology, 299(3-4), 237-251.

Selected Conference Papers

  1. Ho, C.L.I and Sim, R.K.S. (2010). ‘Modeling Urban Runoff for a Residential Area for Stormwater Management’. Conference on Natural Resources and Green Technology, World Engineering Congress 2010, Kuching
  2. Tan, A.H., Tang, F.E., and Ho, C.L.I. (2007). ‘A Study into a Viable Wastewater Treatment System for A Commercial Site in Sarawak’. Proceedings of the 3rd World Engineering Congress, Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM), Penang 2007
  3.  Tang, F.E., Tan, A.H., and Ho, C.L.I. (2007). ‘Wastewater Treatment Systems for Small Sites in Sarawak’. Conference on Sustainable Building South East Asia, Ministry of Energy, Water and Communication, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 2007
  4.  Tang, F.E., Ho, C.L.I., and Tan, A.H. (2007). ‘A Comparison of Wastewater Treatment Systems for Small Sites in Sarawak’. The 1st Engineering Conference: Energy and Environment, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, 2007

Research Resource Funding

Position
Project Title
Total Amount
No of years
Funding Source
Co-Investigator
Miri City Go Green: The Effectiveness of Say No to Plastic Bags Campaign by Miri City Council
RM 30,000
4 months
 Miri City Council
Chief Investigator
Modeling Stormwater Runoff Quantity and Quality using USEPA SWMM for an Urban Residential Catchment
RM 10,000
One year
Curtin Sarawak Research Fund
Associate-Investigator
An investigation of engineered wetlands as storm and wastewater treatment in Sarawak
RM 10,000
One year
Curtin Sarawak Research Fund
Associate-Investigator
Construction Waste Minimisation: A Sarawak Experience
RM 10,000
One year
Curtin Sarawak Research Fund

Previous Industry Appointments

Sept 2003 – June 2005      Junior Stormwater Engineer, E.I.T.,
UMA Engineering Ltd., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
 

Consulting Record

  • Traffic Volume and Urban Runoff/ Flood Study for Bintulu
    Awarded RM250,000 study grant by the Bintulu Development Authority (BDA) in August 2016
  • Professional Development Training for Bintulu Development Authority (BDA), 2011
    Conducted training in Urban Runoff Management and Drainage Design for a total of 20 participants in 2011
  • Manpower Requirement Training for Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (SCORE), 2009
    Trainer for Environmental Engineering and Transportation Engineering for three batch of participants in August, October and November 2009
  • Professional Development Training for Bintulu Development Authority (BDA), 2006
    Led training in Environmental Engineering and Transportation Engineering for a total of 20 participants in 2007
  • Stormwater Management Consultancies (with UMA Calgary), 2003-2005 
  • Athabasca River Flow Analysis for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL) Horizon Oil Sands Project, Alberta, Canada. 
  • Stormwater Management Report for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL) Horizon Oil Sands Project, Alberta, Canada. 
  • Stormwater Management Report for Mossleigh, Alberta, Canada. 
  • Stormwater Management Report for Gull Lake, Alberta, Canada. 
  • Stormwater Management Report for Highway 22X, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 
  • Overland Drainage Analysis for Residential Development of Evergreen Phases 17, 18, 19, 20, and 21 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada based on specified plans set by the City of Calgary guidelines.

Professional Association

Registered with Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)
Graduate member of Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM)

 

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