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10/01/06

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Courses Taught

         Undergraduate Courses
         CE 101        Engineering Graphics
         CE 340        Transportation Engineering Lab.
         CE 341        Transportation Engineering
         CE 441        Pavement Design.
         CE 442        Construction & Maint. of  Highway & Airports.
         CE 443        Highway Engineering.

         Graduate Courses
         CE 571        Transportation Planning & Modeling
         CE 590        Advanced Transportation Planning & Modeling
         CE 676        Environment Impact of Transportation Facilities

Course and Program Development
Developed new course material by introducing computer packages to students for the following Graduate Courses:
         CE 341        Transportation Engineering
         CE 571        Transportation Planning & Modeling
         CE 590        Advanced Transportation Planning & Modeling
         CE 676        Environmental Impact of Transportation Facilities

Student Advising

A) Ph.D. Dissertation Advising

As Co-Chairman

1. “Effect of Modal Perception on Intercity Mode-Choice Behaviour in Saudi Arabia” (May’92-Oct.’94)

As  Member

1. “Effect of Signal Coordination on Intersection Safety”(May’92-June’94, Khalaf A. Al-Ofi)

2. “Asphalt Concrete Mixes Polymer Modification of Arabian Asphalt, (1994-1996 - Ibrahim Al-Dubaibi).

3. “Performance Modeling of Arabian Asphalt”, (1994-1996-   Ibrahim Asi).

4. “Modeling of Traffic Operation at Priority Intersections using Gab Acceptance Theory”, June’94-Sep.’97, Abdelmalek Abu-Sheikh).

5. “Saudi Household Modal Choice for School Trips”, (1997-present, (Khodran Ali Al-Zahrani University of Newcastle,U.K.).

B- M. Sc. Thesis Advising

As Chairman (Advisor)

1. “Effect of Captive Riders in Intercity Mode-Choice Modelling”, (Jan.’94-Jan.’95, Syed Mohiuddin Afroz).

2. “Relationship between the Non-Compliance behaviour of Signalize Intersection and Driver Characterization”, (Nov.’96-Sep.’97, Fayyaz Ahmed Siddiqui).

3. “Effects of Geotextiles on the Load Carrying Capacity of Pavements on Sabkha”, (1997-1999, Zaki Uddin Siddiqi).

As Member

1. "Saudi Household Modal Choice for School Trips”, (1991-1992, Khodran Ali Al-Zahrani, King Faisal University).

2. “Trip Attraction for Hospitals in Dammam”, (1994, Ahmad Al-Hejelan – External Examiner).

3. “Laboratory Evaluation of Helmanite and Line Modified Asphalt Concrete Mixes”, (July’94-July95, Mirza Ghouse Baig).

4. “Validation of Rear-end Conflict Prediction in Al-Khobar City”, (Jan.’96-Mar.’97, Shoukat Iyaz).

5. “Proposed Methodology of Designing the Signal Change Interval”, (May’96-1997, Mohammad M. Khan).

6. “Optimization of Asphalt Concrete Mixes using Hadeed Slag Aggregate”, (1997, Bagampadde Umaru).

C- Co-op. Report Advising

As a Main Advisor

1. “Buraydah Ring Road Project”, (1992-Abdulrahman Mohammed Al-suwailem)

2. “Geometric Design of the Roads in Proposed Developing Area”, (Hasan Al-Muslim).

As a Committee Member

1. “Freeway Construction Practice in Taiwan”, (Nov.’90, Mohammad Abdullah Al-Salem).

2. “Freeway Construction”, (July’92, Musaed A. Al-Zamil).

D- Senior Project Design

As a Main Advisor

1. “Corrosion of Reinforcing Steel in Plain and Blended Cements in Chloride-Sulfate Environments”, (July’93, Hamzah Omar Ganai).

2. “Development of Low Volume Roads Design Charts for Local Applications”, (Dec.’95, Hasan Al-Harbi).

3. “Redisign Parking Area Adjoining to Building No.16”, Dec’99, Osamah H. Kalkattawi.

As a Committee Member

1. “Effectiveness of Driving School in Dammam”, (Fall’92-93, Idhah M. Al-Zahrani).

2. “Developing of an Optimal Signal Timing Plan for a Major Arterial in Dammam City”, (Jan. 3 1993, Hasan M. Al-Ahmadi).

3. “Design an Optimal Signal Timing Plan using Local Parameters”, Sep.’93, Fawaz Fayez Al-Aswad).

4. “Headway and Lost Time in Al-Khobar”, (Sept.’93, Naif Al-Harbi).

5.  “Correlation between CBR and Clegg Impact Hammer for Local Use”, (1990, Hafedh Gassaf).

6.  “Timing Plan for a Pre-timed Isolated Signal”, (Jan.’91, Ammar Gadri).

7.  “Sabkha Stabilization with Cement and Lime”, (June’92, Ehsan F. Othmani).

8.  “Poly Bilt Modified Asphalt Concrete”, (Jan.’92, Ala Al-Hasan).

9.  “Roller Compacted Concrete”, (Feb.’92, Al-Sayegh Majed).

Seminars

1. Presented a seminar on “Travel Mode Choice Modelling for Umrah Trips within Saudi Arabia”, (Nov’95, Fourth Saudi Engineering Conference).

2. Presented a lecture on “Highway Capacity”, (Nov.’95, Ministry of Communication).

Short Courses

Participated as a Lecturer in the following Short Courses

1. “Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering Fundamentals”, (Feb.’92 – two weeks, course was organized upon a special request from the Dammam Municipality).

2. “Highway Safety Engineering”, (April 1992, A five day course offered to 12 Engineers from different Gulf States).

3. “Microcomputer Applications in Highway Engineering”, (May 1992, A five day course offered for Engineers from different Gulf States).

4. “Personal Computer Applications in Transportation Engineering”, (Nov.’92, A five day course offered to 20 Engineers).

5. “Pavement Design and Maintenance Techniques”, (Dec’93, A five day course offered for Engineers from different Gulf States).

6. “Highway Design and Capacity Analysis”, (Nov.’95, A twenty one days course designed by Ministry of Communications, Saudi Arabia).

7. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1997, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

8. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1998, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

9. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1999, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

10. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 2000, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

 

Participated as a Coordinator in the following Short Courses

1. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1997, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

2. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1998, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

3. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 1999, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

4. “English Language, Defensive Driving and Technical Skills for Secondary Students”, (Summer 2000, Forty five days course designed for Secondary School Students).

Professional Consulting

1. “Al-Hajj Ministry, “Improving the Flow of Pilgrims in Al-Jamarat Area”.

2. “University Technical Affairs, “Redisign of the Intersections of the University Ring Road”.

3. University School, “Design of the Boys Parking Lots”.

4. University School, “Design of the Girls Parking Lots”.

5. University Technical Affairs, “Lane Marking and Channelization on the Ring Road”.

6. University Cooperative Society “Weaving and Geometric Study of the Center of Car Services”.

7. Reviewed the following Research Proposals and Projects for KACST:

    a- The relationship between Traffic Accidents and vehicle types.

    b- Evaluation of traffic flow in Riyadh.

    c- Causes of tire failure.

    d- Development of a Trip Generation Manual for Riyadh.

8. Reviewed the following Papers for the Fourth Saudi Engineering Conference:

    a- Traffic Impact Study for the New Developments and Their Importance in Saudi Arabia.

    b- Traffic Accidents in Saudi Arabia and ways to reduce them.

9. Reviewed the following Papers for King Abdulaziz University Journal:

    a- The effect of Gross Population Density on Traffic Accidents in Jordan.

    b- Modeling the Interrupted Pedestrian Flow in Pedestrian Corridor.

 

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