المجالات البحثية للقسم
- Structural engineering
- Reinforced concrete
1.Fatigue analysis of RC structures
- Repair and strengthening of RC structures
- Shear behavior of RC members repaired with CFRP
- Numerical verification and analysis of RC members using FEM
- Crack propagation of RC members due to moving load
- Dynamic simulation of RC beam-column connection due to seismic loading
- Modeling of degraded RC members due to the repeated loading
- Steel Structures
-Strengthening and retrofitting of Steel and reinforced concrete structures using composite materials
-Application of artificial intelligence in civil engineering
-Enhancing seismic performance of structures
- Environmental Engineering
- Sanitary engineering
1- Nanotechnology for sustainable wastewater treatment and use for agricultural production.
2- Microalgal remediation of anaerobic pretreated pharmaceutical wastewater for sustainable biodiesel production and electricity generation.
3- Pretreatment and co-digestion of wastewater sludge for biogas production.
4- Biofuel production and utilization through smart and sustainable biowaste management.
5- Protection of public water supplies from viruses and pathogens.
6- COVID-19 and treatment of wastewater.
7- COVID-19 and treatment of drinking water.
8- Public perceptions for the use of nanomaterials for in-home drinking water purification devices.
- Hydraulics and Irrigation
1-Flow Characteristics in Open Channels.
2-Flow Characteristics in Close Conduit.
3-Water Resource Management.
4-Water Resource Development.
5-Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modelling Integrated with Geographic Information System.
6-Identification and Analysis of Ancient Water Harvesting System and Associated Hydraulic Structures.
- Highway and traffic Engineering
– Effect of Nanotechnology on asphalt performance.
– Using waste materials in cold mix asphalt.
– Effect of the COVID-19 on- driving behavior and road safety.
– Day time and night time operating speed on urban and rural roads
- Geotechnical engineering
1- Tunneling and underground construction
2- Numerical modelling of soils and structures
3- Reinforced soil
4- Soil-Structure Interaction
5- Interaction behavior between existing building piles and piles supporting excavation
6- Analysis of unconnected piled raft with cushion
7- Serviceability and ultimate capacity of floating energy piles
8- Effects of wetting-drying on shear stiffness of soils