المجالات البحثية للقسم الهندسة المدنية

المجالات البحثية للقسم

  • Structural engineering

 

  • Reinforced concrete

1.Fatigue analysis of RC structures

  1. Repair and strengthening of RC structures
  2. Shear behavior of RC members repaired with CFRP
  3. Numerical verification and analysis of RC members using FEM
  4. Crack propagation of RC members due to moving load
  5. Dynamic simulation of RC beam-column connection due to seismic loading
  6. 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