Civil and Architectural Engineering
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  1.  Abdelfattah, H.F., Al-Shamsi, K. and Al-Jabri, K. 2018. Evaluation of Rutting Potential for Asphalt Concrete Mixes Containing Copper Slag. International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 19(7):630-640.
  2. Al-Alawi, A., Chitra, P., Al-Mamun, A., Al-Marhubi, I. and Rahman, M.S. 2018. Characterization of Red Seaweed Extracts Treated by Water, Acid and Alkaline Solutions. International Journal of Food Engineering, 14(4):20170353.
  3. Al-Alawi, M., Bouferguene, A. and Mohamed, Y. 2018. Random Generation of Industrial Pipelines’ Data Using Markov Chain Model. Advanced Engineering Informatics, 38:725-745.
  4. Alalouch, C. 2018. Pedagogical Approach to Integrate Parametric Thinking in Early Design Studios. Arch-Net International Journal of Architectural Research, 12(2):162-181.
  5. Al-Azri, N. and Al-Saadi, S.N. 2018. Variant Developments of Typical Meteorological Years (TMYs) for Seeb, Oman and Their Impact on Energy Simulation of Residential Buildings. The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER), 15(2):129-141.
  6. Aldahdooh M.A., Jamrah A., Alnuaimi A., Martini M.I., Ahmed M.S. and Ahmed A.S. 2018. Influence of Various Plastics-Waste Aggregates on Properties of Normal Concrete. Journal of Building Engineering, 17:13-22.
  7. Al-Jabri, K., Shoukry, H., Khalil, I., Nasir, S. and Hassan, H. 2018. Reuse of Waste Ferrochrome Slag in the Production of Mortar with Improved Thermal and Mechanical Performance. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 30(8):1-10.
  8. Aljubori, L. and Alalouch, C. 2018. Finding Harmony in Chaos: The Role of the Golden Rectangle in Deconstructive Architecture. Arch-Net International Journal of Architectural Research, 12(3):183-205.
  9. Al-Maktoumi, A., Zekri, S., El-Rawy, M., Abdalla, O., Al-Wardy, M., Al-Rawas, G. and Charabi, Y. 2018. Assessment of the impact of climate change on coastal aquifers in Oman. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 11(501):1-14.
  10. Al-Mamun, A., Ahmad, W., Baawain, M.S., Khadem, M. and Dhar, B.R. 2018. A Review of Microbial Desalination Cell Technology: Configurations, Optimization and Applications. Journal of Cleaner Production, 183:458-480.
  11. Al-Mohsin, M., Al Hadithi, B. and Alnuaimi, A. 2018. Critical Evaluation of Professional Development and Training Programs for Civil Engineers in Baghdad. Journal of Construction, 17(1):96-102.
  12. Al-Rezaiqi, J., Alnuaimi, A. and Hago A. 2018. Efficiency factors of Sarooj and Cement Kiln Dust and Their Effects on Properties of Blended Concrete. Applied Clay Science Journal, 157:51-64.
  13. Al-Shamsi K. and Hassan H. 2018. Binder Contribution to Cracking of a Lightly Trafficked Asphalt Pavement Made with Clear Binder. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 10(5):390-393.
  14. Amoatey, P., Omidvarborna, H. and Baawain, M.S. 2018. The Modeling and Health Risk Assessment of PM2.5 from Tema Oil Refinery. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 24(5):1181-1196.
  15. Amoatey, P., Omidvarborna, H., Baawain, M.S. and Al-Mamun, A. 2018. Indoor Air Pollution and Exposure Assessment of the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries: A Critical Review. Environment International, 121:491-506.
  16. Baawain, M.S., Al-Futaisi, A.M., Ebrahimi, A. and Omidvarborna, H. 2018. Characterizing Leachate Contamination in a Landfill Site Using Time Domain Electromagnetic (TDEM) Imaging. Journal of Applied Geophysics, 151:73-81. 
  17. Benkari, N. 2018. Archaeological Site of Bat-Oman, Management and Public Perception: Community Involvement in Archaeological Heritage Management and Planning. Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 8(3):293-308.
  18. Charabi, Y., Abdul-Wahab, S., Al-Rawas, G., Al-Wardy, M. and Fadlallah, S. 2018. Investigating the Impact of Monsoon Season on the Dispersion of Pollutants Emitted from Vehicles: A Case Study of Salalah City, Sultanate of Oman. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 59:108-120.
  19. El-Feki, S. and Saleh, M.S. 2018. Post-Occupancy Evaluation Study of a University Premises in Cairo, Egypt. Journal of Engineering Sciences. Faculty of Engineering, Assiut University, Egypt, 46(5):599-616.
  20. El-Hassan, H., El-Maaddawy, T., Al-Sallamin, A. and Al-Saidy A. 2018. Durability of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bars Conditioned in Moist Seawater-Contaminated Concrete under Sustained Load. Construction and Building Materials Journal, 175:1-13.
  21. Ghaffarianhoseini, A., Al-Waer, H., Omrany, H., Alalouch, C., Clements-Croome, D. and Tookey, J. 2018. Sick Building Syndrome: Are We Doing Enough? Architectural Science Review, 61(3):99-121.
  22. Gunawardhana, L.N., Al-Rawas, G.A. and Al-Hadhrami, G. 2018. Quantification of the Changes in Intensity and Frequency of Hourly Extreme Rainfall Attributed Climate Change in Oman. Natural Hazards, 92:1649-1664.
  23. Gunawardhana, L.N., Al-Rawas, G.A., Kwarteng, A.Y., Al-Wardy, M. and Charabi, Y. 2018. Potential Changes in the Number of Wet Days and Its Effect on Future Intense and Annual Precipitation in Northern Oman. Hydrology Research, 49:237-250.
  24. Hancilar, U., El-Hussain, I., Sesetyan, K., Deif, A., Cakti, E., Al-Rawas, G., Safak, E. and Al-Jabri, K. 2018. Earthquake Risk Assessment for the Building Inventory of Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Natural Hazards, 93(3):1419-1434.
  25. Jafary, T., Daud, W.R., Aljlil, S.A., Ismail, A.F., Al-Mamun, A., Baawain, M.S. and Ghasemi, M. 2018. Simultaneous Organics, Sulphate and Salt Removal in a Microbial Desalination Cell with an Insight into Microbial Communities. Desalination, 445:204-212.
  26. Karan, E., Asadi, S., Mohtar, R. and Baawain, M. 2018. Towards the Optimization of Sustainable Food-Energy-Water Systems: A Stochastic Approach. Journal of Cleaner Production, 171:662-674.
  27. Meddah, M.S., Ismail, M.A., El-Gamal, S.E. and Fitriani, H. 2018. Performances Evaluation of Binary Concrete Designed with Silica Fume and Metakaolin. Construction and Building Materials Journal, 166:400-412.
  28. Omidvarborna, H., Baawain, M., Al-Mamun, A. and Al-Muhtaseb, A.H. 2018. Dispersion and Deposition Estimation of Fugitive Iron Particles from an Iron Industry on Nearby Communities via AERMOD. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190(11):655-667.
  29. Omidvarborna, H., Baawain, M. and Al-Mamun, A. 2018. Ambient Air Quality and Exposure Assessment Study of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries: A Critical Review. Science of the Total Environment, 636:437-448.  
  30. Omidvarborna, H., Baawain, M. and Al-Mamun, A. 2018. Assessment of Ambient Air Quality of the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries, A Critical Review. Science of the Total Environment, 636:437-448.
  31. Rangsiwanichpong, P., Kazama, S. and Gunawardhana, L. 2018. Assessment of Sediment Yield in Thailand using Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation and Geographic Information System Techniques. River Research and Applications, 34:1113-1122.
  32. Sohel, K.M., Khalifa, J., Zhang, M.H. and Liew, J.Y. 2018.  Flexural Fatigue Behavior of Ultra-Lightweight Cement Composite and High Strength Lightweight Concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 173:90-100.
  33. Zayed, T., Ahmed, M. and Elazouni, A. 2018. Assessment of the Impact of Changing Activities’ Start Times on Cash-Flow Parameters. International Journal of Advanced Robotics and Automation, 3(2):1-16.
  1. Abdul-Wahab, S., Al-Rawas, G., Ali, S. and Al-Dhamri, H. 2017. Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling of CO2 Emissions from a Cement Plant’s Sources. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy,19(6):1621-1638.
  2. Abdul-Wahab, S., Al-Rawas, G., Charabi, Y., Al-Wardy, M. and Fadlallah, S. 2017. A Study to Investigate the Key Sources of Odors in Al-Multaqa Village, Sultanate of Oman. Environmental Forensics, 18(1):15-35.
  3. Abu-Jrai, A., Jamil, F., Al-Muhtaseb, A., Baawain, M.S., Al-Haj, L., Al-Hinai, M., Al-Abri, M. and Rafiq, S. 2017. Valorization of Waste Date Pits Biomass for Biodiesel Production in Presence of Green Carbon Catalyst. Energy Conversion and Management, 135:236-243.
  4. Al-Jabri, K.S., Hago, A.W., Baawain, M.S. and Sthapit, G. 2017. Properties of Soil-Cement Blocks Manufactured using Produced Water from Oil Fields: A Preliminary Investigation. International Journal of GEOMATE,  13(35):66-72.
  5. Al-Jebouri M.F., Saleh M.S., Raman S.N., Rahmat R.A. and Shaaban A.K. 2017. Toward a National Sustainable Building Assessment System in Oman: Assessment Categories and Their Performance Indicators.  Sustainable  Cities  and  Society,  31:122-135.
  6. Al-Jebouri M.F., Shaaban A.K., Raman S.N. and Rahmat R.A. 2017. Framework of Environmental Rating System for Home Buildings in Oman. Journal of Architectural Engineering, 23(2):1-9.
  7. Alkamali, N., Alhadharami, N. and Alalouch, C. 2017. Muscat City Expansion and Accessibility to the Historical Core: Space Syntax Analysis. Energy Procedia, 115:480-486.
  8. Al-Mamun, A., Baawain, M.S., Al-Muhtaseb, A.H., Egger, F. and Ng, H.Y. 2017. Optimization of a Baffled- Reactor Microbial Fuel Cell Using Autotrophic Denitrifying Bio-Cathode for Removing Nitrogen and Recovering Electrical Energy. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 120:93-102.
  9. Al-Mamun, A., Baawain, M.S., Dhar, B. and Kim, I.S. 2017. Improved Recovery of Bioenergy and Freshwater in an Osmotic Microbial Fuel Cell Using Micro-Diffuser Assisted Marine Aerobic Biofilm on Cathode. Biochemical Engineering Journal, 128:235-242.
  10. Al-Muhtaseb, A., Jamil, F., Myint, M., Baawain, M.S., Al-Abri, M., Dung, T., Kumar, G.,Mohammad N.M. and Ahmad, M. 2017. Cleaner Fuel Production from Waste Phoenix Dactylifera L.kernel Oil in the Presence of a Bimetallic Catalyst: Optimization and Kinetics Study. Energy Conversion and Management, 146:195-204.
  11. Al-Saidy, A.H., Hago A., El-Gamal S.E. and Dawood M. 2017. Strengthening of Historical Stone Masonry Buildings in Oman using Textile Reinforced Mortars. The Journal of Engineering Research, 14(1):23-38.
  12. Al-Shamsi, K., Hossam, H. and Louay N.M. 2017. Effect of Low VMA in Hot Mix Asphalt on Load-Related Cracking Resistance. Construction and Building Materials, 149:386-394.
  13. Baawain, M.S., Al-Mamun, A., Omidvarborna, H. and Al-Amri, W. 2017. Ultimate Composition Analysis of Municipal Solid Waste in Muscat. Journal of Cleaner Production, 148:355-362.
  14. Baawain, M.S., Al-Mamun, A., Omidvarborna, H. and Al-Jabri, A. 2017. Assessment of Hydrogen Sulfide Emission from a Sewage Treatment Plant Using AERMOD. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 189(6):263-274.
  15. Benkari, N. 2017. The Defensive Vernacular Settlements in Oman, a Contextual Study.International Journal  of  Heritage  Architecture,  1(2):175-184.
  16. Benkari, N. 2017. Urban Development in Oman: An Overview. Sustainable Development and Planning IX, 226:143-156.
  17. Benkari, N., Fazil, I. and Husain, A. 2017. Design and Performance Comparison of Two Patterns of Wind- catcher for a Semi-enclosed Courtyard. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research, 6(5):369-400.
  18. Charabi, Y., Abdul-Wahab, S.A., Choudri, B.S., Al-Rawas, G., Al-Wardy, M. and Fadlallah, S.2017. Assessment of Monsoon Season Impact on the Dispersion of Pollutants Emitted from Vehicles.Journal of Environmental  Management  and  Tourism,  5(21):1045-1064.
  19. Cheriyan, A.J., Shaik, F., Baawain, M.S. and Sarkar, J.P. 2017. A Study on the Removal of Contaminants from Secondary Treated Municipal Wastewater by Solar Photocatalysis. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 16(7):1451-1456.
  20. Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, M. 2017. Bioenergy from Biofuel Residues and Wastes Water Environment Research, 89(10):1441-1460.
  21. Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, M. 2017. Effects of Pollution on Freshwater Organisms Water Environment Research, 89(10):1676-1703.
  22. Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, M. 2017. Radioactive Wastes. Water Environment Research, 89(10):1487-1502.
  23. Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, M. 2017. Textiles Waste Management. Water Environment Research,  89(10):1424-1440.
  24. El-Hassan, H., El-Maaddawy, T., Al-Sallamin, A. and Al-Saidy, A. 2017. Performance Evaluation and Microstructural Characterization of GFRP Bars in Seawater-Contaminated Concrete. Construction and Building  Materials  Journal,  147:66-78.
  25. Gunawardhana, L.N. and Kazama, S. 2017. The Potential Role of Urban Green Areas for Controlling Ground Surface and Subsurface Warming. Urban Water, 14:34-44.
  26. Gunawardhana, L.N., Al-Rawas, G.A. and Kazama, S. 2017. An Alternative Method for Predicting Relative Humidity for Climate Change Studies. Meteorological Applications, 24:551-559.
  27. Jamil, F., Al-Muhatseb, A.H., Al-Haj, L. Al-Hinai, M.A. and Baawain, M.S. 2017. Phoenix Dactylifera Kernel Oil Used As Potential Source for Synthesizing Jet Fuel and Green Diesel. Energy Proceedia, 118:35-39.
  28. Jamil, F., Saxena, S.K., Al-Muhatseb, A.H., Baawain, M.S., Al-Abri, M., Viswanadham, N., Kumar, G. and Abu-Jrai, A.M. 2017. Valorization of Waste “Date Seeds” Bio-Glycerol for Synthesizing Oxidative Green Fuel Additive. Journal of Cleaner Production, 165:1090-1096.
  29. Meddah, M.S., Al-Jabri, K., Hago, A.W. and Al-Hinai, A.S. 2017. Effect of Granular Fraction Combinations on Pervious Concrete Performance. Materials Today: Proceedings 2017, 4(9):9700-9704.
  30. Rahman, M.S., Al-Mamun, A. and Al-Amri, I.S. 2017. Characteristics of Pores as Measured by Porosimetry and Microscopy Considering Spaghetti as a Model System. International Journal of Food Engineering, 13(8):20160366.
  31. Sana, A., 2017. Teaching Fundamental Concepts of Coastal Engineering Using Excel Spreadsheet, Computer Applications in Engineering Education, Wiley Inc., 25(2):304-310.

1.     Abbasi, A., Alalouch, C. and Bramley, G. 2016. Open Space Quality in Deprived Urban Areas: User Perspective and Use Pattern. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 216:194-205.

2.     Alalouch, C., Aspinall, P. and Smith, H. 2016. Design Criteria for Privacy-Sensitive Healthcare Buildings. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 8(1):32-39.

3.     Alalouch, C., Saleh, M.S. and Al-Saadi, S. 2016. Energy-Efficient House in the GCC Region. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 216:736-743.

4.     Al-Mamun, A., Lefebvre, O., Baawain, M.S. and Ng, H.Y. 2016. A Sandwiched Denitrifying Biocathode in a Microbial Fuel Cell for Electricity Generation and Waste Minimization. International Journal Environmental Science and Technology, 13(4):1055–1064.

5.     Al-Muhtaseb, A.H., Jamil, F., Al-Haj, L., Al-Hinai, M.A., Baawain, M.S., Myint, M.T.Z. and Rooney, D. 2016. Efficient Utilization of Waste Date Pits for the Synthesis of Green Diesel and Jet Fuel Fractions. Energy Conversion and Management, 127:226–232.

6.     Al-Muhtaseb, A.H., Jamil, F., Baawain, M.S., Al-Hinai, M., Zeaiter, J. and Ahmad, M.N. 2016. Bio-Oil Upgrading by Catalytic Cracking over Different Solid Catalysts. Journal of Advanced Catalysis Science and Technology, 3(1):12-19.

7.     Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2016. Effects of Pollution on Freshwater Organisms. Water Environment Research, 88(10):1672-1692.

8.     Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2016. Radioactive Wastes. Water Environment Research, 88(10):1486-1503.

9.     Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2016. Sustainable Bioenergy from Biofuel Residues and Wastes. Water Environment Research, 88(10):1446-1466.

10.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2016. Textile. Water Environment Research, 88(10):1433-1445.

11.  Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S., Al-Sidairi, A., Al-Nadabi, H. and Al-Zeidi, K. 2016. A Study of Beach Use and Perceptions of People towards Better Management in Oman. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences, 45(10):1327-1333.

12.  Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S., Al-Sidairi, A., Al-Nadabi, H. and Al-Zeidi, K. 2016. Perception, Knowledge and Attitude towards Environmental Issues and Management among Residents of Al-Suwaiq Wilayat, Sultanate of Oman. The International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 23(5):433-440.

13.  Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, A. 2016. An Overview of Coastal and Marine Resources and their Management in Sultanate of Oman. Journal of Environmental Management and Tourism, 7(1):21-32.

14.  El-Gamal, S. Al-Nuaimi, A., Al-Saidy, A. and A. Al-Lawati, A. 2016. Efficiency of Near Surface Mounted Technique Using Fiber Reinforced Polymers for the Flexural Strengthening of RC Beams. Construction and Building Materials Journal, 118:52-62.

15.  Gunawardhana, L.N. and Al-Rawas, G.A. 2016. A Comparison of Trends in Extreme Rainfall Using 20 Years Data in Three Major Cities in Oman. The Journal of Engineering Research, 13:137-148.

16.  Khoukhi, M., Fezzioui, N., Draoui, B. and Salah, L. 2016. The Impact of Thermal Conductivity of Polystyrene Insulation Material Change under Different Operating Temperatures on the Heat Transfer through the Building Envelope. Applied Thermal Engineering, 105:669-674.

17.  Kwarteng, A.Y., Al-Hatrushi, S.M., Illenberger, W.K., McLachlan A., Sana, A., Al-Buloushi, A. S. and Hamed, K. H. 2016. Beach erosion along Al Batinah coast, Sultanate of Oman, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 9:85-104.

18.  Mohamedzein, Y.E., Al-Hashmi, S.M. and Al-Rawas, A.A. 2016. Investigation of Excessive Seepage from Al-Fulaij Recharge Dam, Oman. The Journal of Engineering Research, 13(2):124-136.

19.  Mohamedzein, Y.E. and Al-Aghbari M.Y. 2016. Experimental Study of the Performance of Plastic Pipes Buried in Dune Soil. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 10(3):236-245.

20.  Mohamedzein, Y.E., Al-Ghaithi, A., Al-Aghbari, M. and Tabook, B. 2016. Assessment of Dune Sand-Bentonite Mixtures for Use as Landfill Liners. Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management, 42(1):25-34.

21.  Purnama, A., Baawain, M.S. and Shao, D. 2016. Simulation of Sediment Discharges during an Outfall Dredging Operation. International Journal of Oceanography, 2016:1-10.

22.  Soytong, P. and Perera, R. 2016. Spatial Analysis of the Environmental Conflict Between State, Society and Industry at the Map ta Phut-Rayong Conurbation in Thailand. Environment, Development and Sustainability, 18(2):1-24

23.  Srichue, S., Nitivattananon, V. and Perera, R. 2016. Aging Society in Bangkok and the Factors Affecting Mobility of Elderly in Urban Public Spaces and Transportation Facilities. IATSS Research, 40(1):26-34.

24.  Waris, M.B., Ali N. and Al-Jabri, K.S. 2016. Use of Recycled Tire in Concrete for Partial Aggregate Replacement. International Journal of Structural and Civil Engineering Research, 5(4):273-276.

1.      Alalouch, C., Aspinall, P. and Smith, H. 2015. Architects’ Priorities for Hospital Ward Design Criteria: Application of Choice-based Conjoint Analysis in Architectural Research. Journal of Architectural and Planning Research, 32(1):1-22.

2.      Al-Mamun, A. and Baawain, M.S. 2015. Accumulation of Intermediate Denitrifying Compounds Inhibiting Biological Denitrification on Cathode in Microbial Fuel Cell. Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering, 13:81-90.

3.      Alnuaimi, A.S., Al Mohsin, M., Hago, A. and El-Gamal, S.E. (2015) Overdesign of Villa Structures in Oman. The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER), 12(2):66–76.

4.      Al-Saadi, S. and Krarti, M.  Evaluation of Optimal Hybrid Distributed Generation Systems for an Isolated Rural Settlement in Masirah Island, Oman. Distributed Generation & Alternative Energy Journal, 30(2):23-42.

5.      Al-Saadi, S.N., and Zhai, Z. 2015. A New Validated TRNSYS Module for Simulating Latent Heat Storage Walls, Energy and Buildings, 109:274-290.

6.      Al-Saadi, S.N., and Zhai, Z. 2015. Systematic Evaluation of Mathematical Methods and Numerical Schemes for Modeling PCM-Enhanced Building Enclosure, Energy and Buildings, 92:374-388.

7.      Al-Saidy, A.H., Saadatmanesh, H., El-Gamal, S., Al-Jabri, K.S. and Waris, M.B. 2015. Structural Behavior of Corroded RC Beams with/without Stirrups Repaired with CFRP Sheets. Materials and Structures, (DOI) 10.1617/s11527-015-0751-y.

8.      Al-Shamsi, K., Baawain, M., Aljabri, K., Taha, R. and Al-Kamyani, Z. 2015. Mix Design and Moisture Susceptibility of Asphalt Concrete Mixes Containing Waste Catalyst from oil Refineries. J. Pavements Res. Technol. 8(6):426-432.

9.      AlSheraida, O. and El-Gamal, S. 2015. Performance of Modified Wedge Anchorage System for Pre-Stressed FRP Bars. International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 10(9):1187-1191.

10.  Baawain, M.S., Al-Jabri, M. and Choudri, B.S. 2015. Characterization of Industrial Wastewater Sludge in Oman from Three Different Regions and Recommendations for Alternate Reuse Applications. Iranian Journal of Public Health, 44(11):1473-1481.

11.  Chitrakar, P. and Sana, A. 2015. Groundwater Flow and Solute Transport Simulation in Eastern Al-Batinah Coastal Plain, Oman: Case Study. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 21(2):1-11.

12.  Choudri, B. S., Baawain, M.S., Ahmed A., Al-Sidairi, A. and Al-Nadabi H. 2015. Relative vulnerability of coastal Wilayats to development: a study of Al-Batinah North, Oman. Journal of Coastal Conservation, 9(1):51-57.

13.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2015. Textile Waste Management. Water Environment Research, 87(10):1392-1413.

14.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2015. Effects of Pollution on Freshwater organisms. Water Environment Research, 87(10):1679-1717.

15.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2015. Radioactive Waste Management. Water Environment Research, 87(10):1471-1492.

16.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S. 2015. Sustainable Bioenergy from Biofuel Residues and Wastes. Water Environment Research, 87(10):1414-1444.

17.  Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S. and Ahmed, A. 2015. Review of Water Quality and Pollution in Coastal Areas of Oman. Pollution Research, 34(2):229-239.

18.  Choudri, B.S., Baawain, M.S., Al-Sidairi, A. and Al-Nadabi, H. 2015. An Indicator Based Vulnerability Assessment of Wilayats to Development. Ecology, Environment and Conservation, 21(2):495-502.

19.  El-Gamal, S., Al-Jabri, K., Al-Mahri, A., and Al-Mahrouqi S. 2015. Effects of Elevated Temperatures on the Compressive Strength Capacity of Concrete Cylinders Confined with FRP Sheets: An Experimental Investigation. Journal of Polymer Science, ID 549187.

20.  El-Hussain, I., Deif, A., Mohamed, A.M.E., Al-Jabri, K., Gareth, B., and Yaqoup, H. 2015. Deterministic Seismic Hazard Assessment Close to a Gas Field in Northern Oman, Arab Journal Geosciences, 8(7):4299-4316.

21.  El Mankibi, M., Zhai, Z., Al-Saadi, S.N. and Zoubir, A. 2015. Numerical Modeling of Thermal Behaviors of Active Multi-Layer Living Wall, Energy and Buildings, 106:96-110.

22.  Feroz, S., Al-Harthy, W., Baawain, M., Al-Saadi, S., Varghese, M.J. and Rao, L.N. 2015. Experimental Studies for Treatment of Seawater in a Re-Circulation Batch Reactor Using TiO2 P25 And Polyamide. International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 10(10):26259-26266.

23.  Gunawardhana, L.N., Al-Rawas, G.A., Kazama, S. and Al-Najar, K.A. 2015. Assessment of Future Variability in Extreme Precipitation and the Potential Effects on the Wadi Flow Regime. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 187(626):1-19.

24.  Gunawardhana, L.N., Kazama, S. and Al-Rawas, G.A. 2015. Simulating Thermal Pollution Caused By a Hypothetical Groundwater Heat Pump System under Different Climate, Operation and Hydrogeological Conditions. Geothermal Energy, 3(19):1-15.

25.  Khoukhi, M. and Tahat, M. 2015. Effect of Temperature and Density Variation on Thermal Conductivity of Polystyrene Insulation Materials in Oman. Journal of Engineering Physics and Thermophysics, 88(4):994-998.

26.  Meddah, M.S. 2015. Durability Performance and Engineering Properties of Shale and Volcanic Ashes Concretes. Construction and Building Materials, 79:73-82.

27.  Mohamed, A. M. E., El-Hussain, I., Deif, A., Al-Jabri, K., Al-Habsi, Z., and El-Hady, S. 2015. Near-Surface Site Characterization at Quriyat City, Sultanate of Oman using HVSR and MASW Techniques, Arab Journal Geosciences 2015, 9(1):1-18.

28.  Permana, A.S., Perera R., Aziz N.A. and Siong, H.C. 2015. Creating the Synergy of Land Use, Transport, Energy and Environment Elements towards Climate Change Co-Benefits, International Journal of Built Environment and Sustainability 2(1):17-28.

29.  Permana, A.S., Perera R., Aziz N.A. and Siong, H.C. 2015. Corroborating the Land Use Change as Primary Determinant of Air Quality Degradation in a Concentric City. International Journal of Built Environment and Sustainability, 2(2):75-84.

30.  Salah, M. S. and Alalouch, C. 2015. Towards Sustainable Construction in Oman: Challenges & Opportunities.  Procedia Engineering, 118:178-185.

31.  Sripanich, B., Nitivattananon, V. and Perera, R., 2015. City Development Fund: A Financial Mechanism to Support Housing and Livelihood Needs of Thailand’s Urban Poor. Habitat International, 49:366-374.


1.      Alalouch, C., Aspinall, P. and Smith, H. 2014. Design Criteria for Privacy-Sensitive Healthcare Buildings. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 8(1):32-39.

2.      Al-Anbari, S., Khalina, A., Alnuaimi, A.S., Normariah, A. and Yahya, A. 2014. Safety and Health Risk Assessment at Oman Building Construction Projects. International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, 3(2):571-578.

3.      Albalushi, I.A., Fathooni, U. and Alnuaimi, A.S. 2014. Value Engineering Advisory System in Construction Projects (VEAS). Value World Journal, Save International, 37(1):3-20.

4.      Al-Habsi, M., Gunawardhana, L. and Al-Rawas, G. 2014. Trend Analysis of Climate Variability in Salalah, Oman. International Journal of Students Research in Technology & Management, 2(5):168-171.

5.      Al-Hashim, A., Spiric, L. and Chalfoun, N. 2014. Enhancing the Performance of an Existing Commercial Building in Hot Arid Climate. KSU-A&P Journal, Issue Special Issue Energy at the Intersection between Design and Building Science in Hot Arid Region, 26(2):55-64.

6.      Al-Hashim, A., Chalfoun, N., and Moeller, C. 2014. Guidelines for Sizing Shading Devices for Typical Residential Houses in Muscat, Oman. Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, 8(8):1460-1467.

7.      Al-Housni, M., Gunawardhana, L. and Al-Rawas, G. 2014. Wadi Flow Simulation Using Tank Model in Muscat, Oman. International Journal of Students Research in Technology & Management, 2(5):178-182.

8.      Al-Ghafri, A., Gunawardhana, L. and Al-Rawas, G. 2014. An Assessment of Temperature and Precipitation Change Projections in Muscat, Oman from Recent Global Climate Model Simulations. International Journal of Students Research in Technology & Management, 2(3):109-112.

9.      Al-Jabri, K. and Shoukry, H. 2014. Use of Nano-structured Waste Materials for Improving Mechanical, Physical and Structural Properties of Cement Mortar. Construction and Building Materials, 73:636-644.

10.  Al-Khatri, H. and Gadi, M.B. 2014. Using a New Programme to Predict Thermal Comfort as a Base to Design Energy Efficient Buildings. International Journal of Student’s Research in Technology and Management, 2(5):172-177.

11.  Al Mohsin, M., Alnuaimi, A.S. and Al Tobi, S. 2014. Contractual Implications of Cash Flow on Owner and Contractor in Villa Construction Projects. International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, 3(4):242-247.

12.  Al Mohsin, M.A. and Alnuaimi, A.S. 2014. Modelling of Construction Cost of Villas in Oman. The Journal of Engineering Research, 11(1):34-43.

13.  Alnuaimi, A.S., Al Mohsin, M. and Al Riyami, K. 2014. A Basic Wind Speed Map for Oman. The Journal of Engineering Research, 11(2):64-78.

14.  Aspinall, P., Borooah, S., Alalouch, C., Roe, J., Laude, A., Gupta, R., Montarzino, A. and Dhillon, B. 2014. Gaze and Pupil Changes during Navigation in Age-Related Macular Degeneration. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 98(10):1393-1397.

15.  Baawain, M.S. and Al-Futaisi, A. 2014. Studying Groundwater Quality Affected by Barka Dumping Site: An Integrated Approach. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 39(8):5943-5957.

16.  Baawain, M.S., Al-Jabri M. and Choudri, B.S. 2014. Characterization of Domestic Wastewater Sludge in Oman from Three Different Regions and Recommendations for Alternative Reuse Applications. Iranian Journal of Public Health, 43(2):168-177.

17.  Baawain, M.S., Al-Omairi, A. and Choudri, B.S. 2014. Characterization of Domestic Wastewater Treatment in Oman from Three Different Regions and Current Implications of Treated Effluents. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 186(5):2701-2716.

18.  Baawain, M.S. and Al-Serihi, A.S. 2014. Systematic Approach for the Prediction of Ground-Level Air Pollution (around an Industrial Port) Using Artificial Neural Network. Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 14(1):124-134.

19.  Benkari, N. and Boudidah, M. 2014. Architectural Education and Cultural Context in the UAE: Challenges and Opportunities. AlamCipta, International Journal of Sustainable Tropical Design Research and Practice, 7(2):51-62.

20.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S.  2014. Effects of Pollution on Freshwater Organisms. Water Environment Research, 86(10):1832-1868.

21.  Choudri, B.S. and Baawain, M.S.  2014. Sustainable Bioenergy from Biofuel Residues and Wastes. Water Environment Research, 86(10):1579-1613.

22.  El-Gamal, S.E. 2014. Bond Strength of GFRP Bars in Concrete after Exposure to Elevated Temperatures. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 33(23):2151-2163.

23.  El-Gamal, S.E. 2014. Finite Element Analysis of Concrete Bridge Decks Reinforced with Fiber Reinforced Polymer Bars. The Journal of Engineering Research, 11(2):49-62.

24.  El-Hussain, I., Mohamed, A.M.E., Deif, A., Al-Rawas, G., Al-Jabri, K. and Pekman, G. 2014. Delineation of a Paleo-Channel Utilizing Integrated Geophysical Techniques at the Port of Duqm Area, Sultanate of Oman. Journal of Geophysics and Engineering, 11(5):1-18.

25.  Feroz, S., Jesil, A., Baawain, M. and Sarkar, J.P. 2014. Studies on Wastewater Treatment Using Solar Photocatalysis in Oman. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 535:106-109.

26.  Imran, L.Q.B., Alnuaimi, A.S., Abdul Rahman, I. and Zaidi, A.M. 2014. Critical Impact Energy of Flat Nose Hard Projectile Causing Early Scabbing in Concrete Slab. International Journal of Advances in Applied Sciences, 3(3):31-42.

27.  Khoukhi, M. and Tahat, M. 2014. Effect of Operating Temperatures on Thermal Conductivity of Polystyrene Insulation Material: Impact on Envelope-Induced Cooling Load.  Applied Mechanics and Materials, 564(1):315-320.

28.  Meddah, M.S, Lmbachiya, M.C. and Dhir, R.K. 2014. Potential Use of Binary and Composite Limestone-Cements in Concrete, Construction and Building Materials, 58:193-205.

29.  Sana, A., Baawain, M. and Al-Sabti, A. 2013. Feasibility Study of Using Treated Wastewater to Mitigate Seawater Intrusion along Northern Coast of Oman. International Journal of Water Resources and Arid Environments, 3(2):56-63.

30.  Zhai, Z., Abarr, M., Al-Saadi, S. and Yate, P. 2014. Energy Storage Technologies for Residential Buildings. Journal of Architectural Engineering 20(4):1-10.


1.                  Al Balushi I., Fathooni U. and Alnuaimi A. 2013. Construction Cost Overrun and Variations: Investigation on Its Causes and Consequences, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 7(14): 311-333.

2.                  Al-Jabri, K., Baawain, M., Taha, R., Al-Kamyani, Z. S., Al-Shamsi, K., and Ishtieh, A. 2013.Potential use of FCC spent catalyst as partial replacement of cement or sand in cement mortars, Construction and Building Materials , 39:77-81.

3.                  Al-Mohsin M. C. and Alnuaimi A. S. 2013. A Comparative Study on Causes of Delay in Completion of Construction Projects in Oman, Journal of Construction Engineering, Technology & Management, 3(1): 1-6.

4.                  Almusallam, T., Al-Salloum, Y., Alsayed, S., El-Gamal, S.E., and Aqel, M. 2013. Tensile Properties of GFRP Bars Embedded In Concrete under Severe Laboratory and Field Environmental Conditions. Journal of Composite Materials 47 (4), 393-407.

5.                  Alnuaimi A. S. and Iqbal I. 2013. Serviceability limit state, bar anchorage and lap lengths in ACI318:08 and BS8110:97: A comparative study, The Indian Concrete Journal, 87(11): 29-43

6.                  Alnuaimi A. S.,  Patel I.I. and Al-Mohsin M.C. 2013. A comparative study on design results of RC members subjected to bending, shear and torsion using ACI318:2008 and BS8110:1997, ASCE's Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction, 18(4): 213-224.

7.                  Al-Salloum, Y., El-Gamal, S., Almusallam, T., Alsayed, S., Aqel, M. 2013. Effect of Harsh Environmental Conditions on the Tensile Properties of GFRP Bars. Composites: Part B, 45(1): 835–844.

8.                  Amano, A., Sakuma, T., Kazama, S. and Gunawardhana, L.N. 2013. Evaluation of diarrhea disease risk attributed to inundation water use on a local scale in Cambodia using hydrological model simulations, River Systems, 20:185-196.

9.                  Baawain M.S., Al-Futaisi, A. 2013. Identification of Possible Migration of Contaminants in Groundwater at a Landfill – A Case Study of Oman. Journal of Environment and Earth Science, 3(10): 86-98.

10.              Cheriyan, A.J., Shaik, F., Baawain, M.S., Sarkar, J.P. 2013. Photo Catalytic Removal of Contaminants from Secondary Treated Municipal Wastewater in a Continuous Recirculation Reactor. International Journal of Applied Environmental Sciences, 8(2):113-128.

11.              Chomaitong, S. and Perera, R. 2013. Adoption of the low carbon society policy in locally-governed urban areas: experience from Thai municipalities, Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, May 2013

12.              Choudri B.S., Baawain, M.S. 2013. Petrochemicals. Water Environment Research, 85(10).

13.              Choudri B.S., Baawain, M.S. 2013. Power Production Waste. Water Environment Research, 85(10).

14.              Choudri B.S., Baawain, M.S. 2013. Thermal Effects. Water Environment Research, 85(10).

15.              Deif, A., El-Hussain, I, Al-Jabri, K., Tokosoz, N., El-Hady, S., Al-Hashmi, S., Al-Toubi, K., Al-Shijbi, Y., Al-Saifi, M., 2013 Deterministic seismic hazard assessment for Sultanate of Oman”, Arab Journal of Geoscience, 6:4947-4960.

16.              El-Hussain, I., Deif, A., Al-Jabri, K., Mohamed, A.M.E. Al-Rawas, G., Toksöz, M.N., Sundararajan, N., El-Hady, S., Al-Hashmi, S., Al-Toubi, K., Al-Saifi, M., Al-Habsi, Z., 2013. Seismic Microzonation for Muscat Region, Sultanate of Oman, Natural Hazard , 69:1919-1950.

17.              Al-Rawas G.A., CaterinaValeo, Usman T. Khan & Omar H. Al-Hafeedh. 2013. Effects of Urban Form on Wadi Flow Frequency Analysis in The WadiAday Watershed In Muscat, Oman. Urban Water Journal, DOI: 10.1080/1573062X.2013.857420.

18.              Khailani, D.K and Perera, R. 2013. Mainstreaming disaster resilience attributes in local development plans for the adaptation to climate change induced flooding, A study based on the local plan of Shah Alam City, Malaysia, Land Use Policy, 30(1):615-627.

19.              Khoukhi, M. 2013. A Study of desiccant-based cooling and dehumidification system in hot-humid climate. International Journal of Materials, Mechanics and Manufacturing (IJMMM), 1(2): 191-194.

20.              Khoukhi, M. 2013. The use of desiccant cooling system with IEC and DEC in hot-humid climates. International Journal of Energy Engineering (IJEE), 3(4): 107-111.

21.              Mohamedzein, Yahia E-A., NourEldaim, FathAlrahman E. and Abdelwahab, Abu Bakr (2013). Laboratory Model Tests on Laterally-Loaded Piles in Plastic Clay. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 7(3): 241-250..

22.              Morizawa, K., Asaoka, Y., Kazama, S. and Gunawardhana, L.N. 2013. Temporal glacier area changes correlated with the El Niño/La Niña Southern Oscillation using satellite imagery, Hydrological Research Letters, 7:18-22.

23.              Ono, K., Kazama, S., Gunawardhana, L.N. and Kuraji, K. 2013. An investigation of extreme daily rainfall in the Mekong River Basin using a gridded precipitation dataset, Hydrological Research Letters, 7:66-72.

24.              Sallam I., Ali Alnuaimi A. S., Jamrah A. 2013. Finding the Balance: Population, Natural Resources and Sustainability, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, 2(12): 7701-7715.

25.              Sana, A., Baawain M.S., Al-Sabti, A. 2013. Feasibility Study of Using Treated Wastewater to Mitigate Seawater Intrusion along Northern Coast of Oman. International Journal of Water Resources and Arid Environments, 3(2): 56-63.

 


1.                  Al-Jabri, K.S., and Al-Jahwari, F.K. 2012. Advanced Finite Element Modelling of Flexible End-Plate Beam-to-Column Joints in Fire. Journal of Structural Fire Engineering, 3(1):71-80.

2.                  Almusallam, T., Al-Salloum, Y., Alsayed, S., El-Gamal, S.E. and Aqel, M. 2012. Tensile Properties of GFRP Bars Embedded In Concrete under Severe Laboratory and Field Environmental Conditions. Journal of Composite Materials, 47(4):393-407.

3.                  Alsayed, S., Al-Salloum, Y., Almusallam, T., El-Gamal, S.E. and Aqel, M. 2012. Performance of Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer Bars under Elevated Temperatures. Composites: Part B, 43:2265-2271.

4.                  Alshamsi K, Baawain M, Aljabri K, Taha R, Al-kamyani Z. 2012. Utilizing Waste Spent Catalyst in Asphalt Mixtures” Procedia - Social and Behavioural Sciences, 53:326-344.

5.                  Baawain M.S., Gamal El-Din M., and Smith D.W. 2012. Characterizing Two Inclined Circular Water Jets Plunging into an Aeration Tank. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 40:158-165.

6.                  El-Gamal, S.E., Al-Salloum, Y., Alsayed, S. and Aqel, M. 2012. Performance of Near Surface Mounted GFRP Bars in Concrete. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 31(22):1501-1515.

7.                  El-Hussain, I., Deif, A., Al-Jabri, K., Tokosoz, N., El-Hady, S., Al-Hashmi, S., Al-Toubi, K., Al-Shijbi, Y., Al-Saifi, M., and Kuleli, S. 2012. Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Maps for the sultanate of Oman. Natural Hazards, 64:173-210.

8.                  Garba S. B. 2012. Diversity in the Public Space of a Traditional City- Zaria, Nigeria, Open House International, 37(2):2012, 42-52.

9.                  Khoukhi M. and Fezzioui N. 2012. Thermal Comfort Design of Traditional Houses in Hot Dry Region of Algeria, International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering, 3(5):1-9.

10.              Mandour, M. 2012.  Islamic Identity versus City/Place Branding. Journal of Islamic Architecture JIA, 2(1):13-20.

11.              Mandour, M. 2012. Sustainable Informal Housing by Means of a Better Public Space. International Journal of Sustainable Development, 2(4):370-375.

12.              Mohamedzein, Y.E-A. and Al-Aghbari, M. Y. 2012. The Use of Municipal Solid Waste Incinerator Ash to Stabilize Dune Sands. Journal of Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 30:1335-1344.

13.              Mohamedzein, Y. E-A., NourEldaim, F. E. and Abdelwahab, A. 2012. Laboratory Model Tests on Laterally - Loaded Piles in Plastic Clay. International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 7(3):241-250.

14.              Taha, R., Al-Kamyani, Z., Al-Jabri, K., Baawain, M., and Al-Shamsi, K. 2012. Recycling of Waste Spent Catalyst in Road Construction and Masonry Blocks. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 229-230:122-127.

15.              Waris M.B. and Ishihara T. 2012. Dynamic Response Analysis of Floating Offshore Wind Turbine with Different Types of Heave Plates and Mooring Systems by Using a Fully Nonlinear Model. Coupled Systems Mechanics, 1(3):247-268.


1.                  Al-Jabri, K. S. 2011. Modelling and Simulation of Beam-to-Column Joints at Elevated Temperature: A Review. Journal of the Franklin Institute, 348(7):1695-1716.

2.                  Al-Jabri, K. S., Al-Saidy, A. H., Taha, R. and Al-Kemyani, A. J. 2011. Effect of Using Wastewater on the Properties of High Strength Concrete. Procedia Engineering, 14:370-376.

3.                  Al-Jabri, K., Taha, R.A. and Al-Saidy, A. 2011. Effect of Copper Slag as a Fine Aggregate on the Properties of Cement Mortars and Concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 25:933-938.

4.                  Al-Jabri, M. and Baawain, M.S. 2011. Petrochemicals. Water Environment Research, 83(10):1506-1524.

5.                  Al-Omairi, A., Baawain, M.S. and Al-Futaisi, A. 2011. Wastewater Characterization in the Sultanate of Oman. International Journal of Sustainable Water and Environmental Systems, 3(2):77-84.      

6.                  Al-Saidy, A.H. and Al-Jabri, K.S. 2011. Effect of Damaged Concrete Cover on the Behavior of Corroded Concrete Beams Strengthened with CFRP Sheets. Journal of Composite Structures, 93:1775-1786.

7.                  Baawain, M.S., Gamal El-Din, M., Smith, D.W. and Mazzei, A.  2011. Hydrodynamic Characterization and Mass Transfer Analysis of an In-Line Multi-Jets Ozone Contactor. Ozone: Science and Engineering, 33(6):449-462.

8.                  Hassan, H.F. and Al-Jabri, K. 2011. Laboratory Evaluation of Hot Mix Asphalt Concrete Containing Copper Slag Aggregate. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, 23(6):879-885.          

9.                  Hassan, H.F. and Al-Rawas, A. 2011. Laboratory Evaluation of Hot-Mix Asphalt Containing Petroleum-Contaminated Soil as a Surface Mix for Low-Volume Roads. Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2205:11-19.

10.              Khoukhi, M. and Maruyama, S. 2011. Temperature and Heat Flux Distributions through Single and Double Window Glazing Nongray Calculation. Smart Grid and Renewable Energy, 2(1):21-26. 

11.              Mohamedzein, Yahia E.-A. and Al-Rawas, Amer A. 2011. Cement-Stabilization of Sabkha Soils from Al-Auzayba, Sultanate of Oman. Journal of Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 29(6):999-1008.

12.              Taha, R. A., Al-Jabri, K.S. and Al Wahaibi. T., 2011. Development of Cementitious Materials from Wastes and By-products Generated in Oman. Journal of Materials Science and Engineering; 5(4):411-418.