Refereed Conferences Proceedings:

 

  1. Rahman, M.K., Alfarabi, S., Hameeduddin, M. & Gahtani, S., “Ultimate Load Behavior of Patch Repair in Axially Loaded Reinforced Concrete Columns,”Proceedings of International Conference on Structural & Geotech. Engineering IC-SGECT-04, Mansourah, Egypt, March 23-25, 2004, pp. 871-885

 

  1. Alfarabi, S., Rahman, M.K., Gahtani, A.S., & Hameeduddin, M., “Effectiveness of Patch Repair in Axially Loaded R.C. Columns Loaded to Failure,” Proceedings 7th International Conference on Concrete Technology in Developing Countries Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Oct. 5-8, 2004

 

 

  1. M.A. Shazali, M.H. Baluch, A.H. Al-Gadhib and A.S. Al-Gahtani, “Application of Concrete Desalination for Concrete Protection,” Proceedings of International Conference on Performance of Construction Materials in The New Millennium,
  2. Cairo, Egypt, 18-20, February 2003.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani, and Mukharram “Shrinkage Characteristics of Blended Cements”Proceedings of Sixth CANMET/ACI International Conf. on Recent Advancement in Concrete Technology, Romania, June 8-11, 2003.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani and M.K. Rahman, “Load Distribution on Repaired Concrete Columns,  Accepted for 1st International Conference on Concrete Repair, France, 15-17 July, 2003.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani and Mukharram, “Shrinkage Characteristics of Blended Cements,” Accepted for Sixth CANMET/ACI International Conf. on Recent Advancement in Concrete Technology, Romania, June 8-11, 2003.

 

  1. M.A. Shazali, M.H. Baluch, A.H. Al-Gadhib and A.S. Al-Gahtani, “Application of Concrete Desalination for Concrete Corrosion,” Proceedings of International Concrete on Performance of Construction Materials in the New Millennium, Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 18-20, 2003.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani and M. Maslehuddin, “Characteristics of the Gulf Environment and Its Impact on Concrete Durability,” Proceedings The 6th Engineering Conference, KFUPM, Dec. 14-16, 2002.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani,  "Evaluation of Faculty Performance: KFUPM Experience," Symposium on Assessment of Engineering & Technical Education in Saudi Arabia, KFUPM, Nov. 23-24, 1999, pp. 75-87.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani,  "Environmental Consideration for the Use of Epoxy-Coated Rebars (FBECR) in the Gulf Region,"  Symposium Proceedings of performance of Concrete Structures in the Arabian Gulf Environment, KFUPM, Nov. 15-17, 1998, pp. 21-36.         

 

  1. Al-Gahtani, A.S.,  M. Ibrahim, M. Maslehuddin, and M. Mukarram Ali Khan, “Performance Evaluation of Concrete Surface Treatment Materials in the Arabian Gulf Environment”, Proceedings Fifth International Conference on Deterioration & Repair of Reinforced Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, Bahrain, 27-29 October, 1997.

 

  1. Ali, M.G., A.S. Al-Gahtani  and R.S. Ravindrarajah, “Cathodic Protection Criteria for Two-Layered Reinforced Concrete Sections”, Fourth Canmet/ACI International Conference on Durability of Concrete, Sydney, Australia, August 17-22, 1997.

 

  1. Abdulaziz A. Bubshait, Bassam M. Tahir, and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "Repair with Silica-Fume Shotcrete,"  Proceedings of 7th International Conference on the Durability of Building Materials and Components, Stockholm, Sweden, May 19-23, 1996.

 

  1. A.S. Al-Gahtani, Rasheeduzzafar, S. Ehtesham Hussain, "Effect of Alkali Content of Cement on Chloride Binding and Corrosion of Reinforcing Steel,"  Proceedings of International Conference on corrosion and Corrosion Protection of Steel in concrete, University Sheffield, U.K., 24-29 July 1994, pp 461-471.

 

  1. Abullah Y. Talib, Rasheeduzzafar and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "Effect of Temperature on the Chloride Binding Capacity of Slica Fume Blended Cement,"  Proceedings of International Conference on Corrosion and Corrosion Protection of Steel in concrete, University Sheffield, U.K., 24-29 July 1994, pp 806-816.

 

  1. A.Y. Talib, Rasheeduzzafar and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "Chloride Binding and Corrosion Characteristics of Silica Fume Blended Cement Concrete", Proceedings of Concrete 2000 Conference, Dundee,  September 7-9, 1993, pp 1453-1466.

 

  1. Mohammad G. Ali, Rasheeduzzafar, S.S. Al-Saadoun, and A.S. Al-Ghatani, "Influence of Arabian Gulf Environment on the Cathodic Protection Criteria for Reinforced Concrete", NACE-BSE Fifth Middle East Corrosion Conference, Bahrain, 28-30 October 1991, pp 471-431.    

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, S.S. Al-Saadoun, A.S. Al-Gahtani, F.H. Dakhil and M.A. Bader, "A Repair Strategy for Corrosion Damaged Concrete", Proceedings of Third International Conference in Deterioration and Repair of Reinforced Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, Bahrain, 21-24 October 1989 pp 35-57.

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, F.H. Dakhil, K. M. Mukarram, A.S. Al-Gahtani, S.S. Al-Sadoun and R.A. Mustafa, "Influence of Cement Composition on Durability Performance in the Arabian Gulf Environment,"  Proceedings of Symposium on Concrete and Concrete Structure in the Middle East, King Saud University, Riyadh, 1987, Vol. 1, p 9-38.

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, F.H. Dakhil, A.S. Al-Gahtani, S.S. Al-Saadoun, M. Bader and K.Y. Madallah, "Proposal for a Code of Practice to Ensure Durability of Concrete Construction in the Arabian Gulf Environment", Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Deterioration and Repair of Reinforced Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, Bahrain, 11-13 October, 1987, Vol.1, pp. 595-631.

 

  1. A.S.Al-Gahtani and M. Asghar Bhatti, "Software for Optimum Design of Highway Bridge Beams,"  Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, Boston, October, 1986, pp 238-354.

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, F.H. Dakhil and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "Evaluation of Corrosion Deterioration In Reinforcement in Concrete Structures in Middle East,"  Presented to American Concrete Institute Symposium on Evaluation of Existing Concrete Buildings, Phoenix, Arizona, March 1984.

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, F.H. Dakhil and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "Corrosion Deterioration of Reinforcement in Concrete Structures in the Middle East," Proceedings, International Symposium on Materials Science and Restoration, Esslingen, West Germany, September 1983, pp. 175-179.

 

  1. Rasheeduzzafar, F.H. Dakhil, M.A. Bader and A.S. Al-Gahtani, "The Deterioration of Concrete Structures in the Environment of Eastern Saudi Arabia,"  Presented to First Saudi Engineering Conference, Jeddah, May 14-19, 1983.

 

 

 

           

            5.2       Consultation (Non-Monetary):

 

 

                  1.   Consultation for SCECO on the evaluation of deteriorated manholes for electric                                                 cables in Jubail.

 

                  2.   Consultation for SCECO on the safety and rehabilitation of the Old Dammam                                        Administration Building.

 

                  3.   Consultation for Abin Hayyan on causes of concrete deterioration of concrete                                        footing.

 

                  4.   Consultation for Saudi Aramco on causes of cracks on Safania Refinery footing                                                 and floors.

 

                  5.   Consultation for Saudi Cement Factory for causes of cracks on the Kiln Concrete                                             Supports.

 

                  6.   Consultation for PETROMIN for Cause of Cracks on Oil Tank foundations.

 

 

            5.3 Short Courses:

 

                  1.   “Protection of Reinforced Concrete Structures,” April, 2001, C.E., KFUPM.

 

                  2.   “Crack-Controlled Design of Concrete Structures,” May, 2002, C.E., KFUPM.

 

                  3.   “Analysis and Design of Structures Using STAAD-III, May, 2001, C.E., KFUPM.

 

                  4.   “Corrosion in Industrial Facilities and Its Prevention, May, 2002, C.E., KFUPM.

 

                  5.   "Protection of Reinforced Concrete Structures", December 2-6, 1995, C.E,                                          KFUPM.

                 

                  6.   "Repair and Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures", Dec. 4-7, 1994, CE, KFUPM.                              

                  7.   "Administrative Management Institute", Cornell University, July 1995.

 

                  8.   "Executive Program for Smaller Companies", Stanford University, July 1993.

 

                  9.   "Academic Leadership Seminar' May 19-23, 1990, KFUPM.

 

                  10. "Good Evaluation  A Critical Part of Good Teaching", KFUPM.

 

                  11. "Design & Construction of Reinforced Masonary Structures", ASCE, August                                         1987, Orlando, USA.

 

 

            5.4 Conferences/Symposiums:

 

1.     "Conference on Understanding Corrosion Mechanism in Concrete",  Boston, July 26-29, 1197

           

                  2.   "Civil Engineering and the Environment”, C.E. Symposium, KFUPM, May 3-5,                                                 1997.

 

                  3.   “Performance of Rebar Protection System (FBECR) in Concrete Structures”, 1st                                              International Conference, Abu Dhabi Society of Engineering, U.A.E., 25-26                                          March, 1997.

 

                  4.   “Maintenance Systems & Application of Materials in the Saudi Arabian                                                             Environment”, R.I. Symposium, KFUPM, Nov. 12-13, 1996.

 

                  5.   Fourth Saudi Engineering Conference", Nov. 1995, King Abdulaziz University,                                      Jeddah.

 

                  6.   ACI - Saudi Arabia Chapter, Fourth Technical Seminar, August 22, 1993, Riyadh.

 

                  7.   "Building Deterioration in the Arab World and Methods of Repair", Feb. 29 -                                        March 3, 1992, Riyadh.

 

                  8.   Euromech, 1st European Solid Mechanics Conference, September 9-13, 1991,                                                Munchen, Germany.

 

                  9.   Diagnosis of Concrete Structures, RILEM Conference, September 2-6, 1991,                                      Bratislava, Czchsolovakia.

 

                10.   NACE - BSE Fifth Middle East Corrosion Conference, October 28-30, 1991,                                                 Bahrain.

 

                11.   "Third Saudi Engineering Conference", November 1991, Riyadh.

 

                12.   Third International Conference in Deterioration and Repaid of Reinforced                                                          Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, October 1989, Bahrain.

 

                13.   Symposium on Concrete and Concrete Structures in the Middle East, 1987,                                          Riyadh.

 

                14.   Second International conference in Deterioration and Repair of Reinforced                                            Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, October 1987, Bahrain.

 

                15.   ASCE Convention, August 1987, Orlando, USA.