PUBLICATIONS

1. Journal Publications

 

 

 

2001

 N. Al-Shayea, K. Mohib, and M. Baluch “A Plasto-Damage Model for Stress-Strain Behavior of Soils”, ASCE geotechnical and geoenvironmental Journal.

 

2001

 N. Al-Shayea, “Comparison of Fracture Toughness Behavior of Outcrop and Reservoir Specimens from a Limestone Rock Formation Tested at Various Conditions”, J. of Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering.

 

2001

Al-Shayea, N.A.,  “The Combined Effect of Clay and Moisture Content on the Behavior of Remolded Unsaturated Soils,” Engineering Geology Journal, Accepted for publication in Feb. 26, 2001.

 

2000-a

Shahid Azam, Sahel N. Abduljauwad, Naser A. Al-Shayea, and Omer S. B. Al-Amoudi, “Effects of Calcium Sulfate on Swelling Potential of an Expansive Soil,” Technical Paper, ASTM Geotechnical Testing Journal, GTJODJ, Vol. 23, No. 4, December 2000, pp. 389-403.

 

2000-b

K. Khan and Naser A. Al-Shayea, “Effect of Specimen Geometry and Testing Methods on Mixed-Mode I-II Fracture Toughness of a Limestone Rock from Saudia Arabia,” Full Paper, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Vol. 33, No. 3, July-September, 2000, pp. 179-206.

 

 

2000-c

N. A. Al-Shayea, K. Khan, and S. N. Abduljauwad, “Effects of Confining Pressure and Temperature on Mixed-Mode (I-II) Fracture Toughness of a Limestone Rock Formation,” Full Paper, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, Vol. 37, No. 4, June, 2000, pp. 629-643.

 

2000-d

Naser A. Al-Shayea, “Inherent Heterogeneity of Sediments in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia – A Case Study,” Technical Paper, Engineering Geology Journal, Vol. 56, No. 3-4, May 2000, pp. 305-323.

 

1999-a

Naser A. Al-Shayea, “Influence of the Source Type on the 3-D Crosshole Tomography,” Technical Note, Soils and Foundations, the Journal of The Japanese Geotechnical Society, Vol. 39, No. 6, December 1999, pp. 125-131.

 

1999-b

Naser A. Al-Shayea, “Generalized Influence Chart Based on Westergaard Method for Computation of Vertical Stress Increase,” Full Paper, Emirates  Journal for Engineering Research (EJER), Vol. 4, No. 1, (1999), pp. 22-31.

 

1998

Shahid Azam, Sahel N. Abduljauwad, Naser A. Al-Shayea, and Omer S. B. Al-Amoudi, “Expansive Characteristics of Gypsiferous/Anhydritic Soil Formations,” Technical Paper, Engineering Geology Journal, Vol. 51, No. 2, December, 1998, pp. 89-107.

 

1996

 

N. Krstulovic'-Opara, R. D. Woods, and Naser Al-Shayea, "Nondestructive Testing of Concrete Structures Using the Rayleigh Wave Dispersions Method," Technical Paper, ACI Materials Journal, Title No. 93-M10, January-February, 1996, pp. 75-86.

 

1995

Naser Al-Shayea, Review of the book Foundation Design and Construction, by M. J. Tomlinson, 6th ed., The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol. 20, No. 4A, October, 1995, pp. 737-738.

 

1988

 

M. H. Baluch, N. Al-Shayea and A. K. Azad, " Mode Shapes and Crack Damage in Subtangential Buckling of Columns", Transaction of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 4, 1988, pp. 183-189.

 

1987

 

Naser A.-R. Al-Shayea, Mohammed H. Baluch, and Abul K. Azad, "Influence of Non-propagative Cracks on Conservative Buckling of Columns", Transaction of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 11, No. 4, 1987, pp. 215-220.

 

 

2. Conference Publications

 

 

 

2001-a

 N. Al-Shayea, and K. Khan, “Fracture Toughness Envelope of a Limestone Rock at High Confining Pressure and Temperature”,  10Th International Conference on Fracture, Hawaii, 3-7 December 2001.

 

2001-b

 N. Al-Shayea, K. Mohib, and M. Baluch, “Plastic-Damage Model for Stress-Strain Behavior of Soils”,  10Th International Conference on Fracture, Hawaii, 3-7 December 2001.

 

2001-c

 N. Al-Shayea, K. Khan and Abdulraheem, “Fracture Toughness vs. Tensile Strength Reservoir Rocks from Saudi Arabia”, The 2001 ISRM sponsored International– 2nd Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, Beijing, China, September 11-14, 2001, pp. 169 - 172.

 

2001-d

 N. Al-Shayea and K. Khan, “Dynamic and Static Moduli of Limestone Rock from Saudi Arabia”, The 2001 ISRM sponsored International– 2nd Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, Beijing, China, September 11-14, 2001, pp. 109 – 113.

 

1999-a

N. A. Al-Shayea, “ Practical Strategies for SASW Data Collection and Interpretation,” Proceedings of The 11th Asian Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Seoul, Korea, August 16-20, 1999, Vol. 1, pp. 515 - 518.

 

1999-b

N. A. Al-Shayea, “ Detection of Subsurface Cavities Underlying Calcareous Soils,” Proceedings of The 2nd International Conference on Engineering of Calcareous Sediments, American Society of Civil Engineers - Saudi Arabia Section (ASCE-SAS), Bahrain , February 21-24, 1999, Vol. 1,pp. 273-282.

 

1999-c

S. Azam and N. A. Al-Shayea, “Clayey Behavior of Calcareous Soils,” Proceedings of The 2nd International Conference on Engineering of Calcareous Sediments, American Society of Civil Engineers - Saudi Arabia Section (ASCE-SAS), Bahrain , February 21-24, 1999, Vol. 1,pp. 199-208.

 

1999-d

S. N. Abduljauwad, S. Azam and N. A. Al-Shayea, “Effect of Phase Transformation of Calcium Sulfate on the Volume Change Behavior of Calcareous Expansive Soil,” Proceedings of The 2nd International Conference on Engineering of Calcareous Sediments, American Society of Civil Engineers - Saudi Arabia Section (ASCE-SAS), Bahrain , February 21-24, 1999, Vol. 1,pp. 209-218.

 

1998-a

A. Aksoy, F.Z. Khiari, and N. Al-Shayea, “Analysis of Soil Samples from Saudi Arabia Using Neutron Activation Spectrometry,” Proceedings of The 8th Congress of The International  Association of  Engineering Geology and the Environment, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada , September 21-25, 1998, Volume I, pp. 469-476.

 

1998-b

N. A. Al-Shayea, “Detection of Solution Cavities Using The Spectral-Analysis-of-Surface-Waves Method,” Proceedings of The 8th Congress of The International  Association of  Engineering Geology and the Environment, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada , September 21-25, 1998, Volume I, pp. 117-124.

 

1998-c

S. N. Abduljauwad, S. Azam, N. A. Al-Shayea, and Al-Amoudi “The Behavior of Geological Formations Containing Expansive Clays and Calcium Sulfate Phases,” Proceedings of The 8th Congress of The International  Association of  Engineering Geology and the Environment, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada , September 21-25, 1998, Volume I, pp. 169-175.

 

1997

Khaqan khan and Naser Al-Shayea, “ Compatibility of Clays in Different Chemical Environment -- A review,” Proceedings of a Symposium on Civil Engineering and The Environment, Held by Civil Engineering with the Cooperation of The British Council, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, May 3-5, 1997, pp. 141-155.

 

1996

 

A. A. Khathlan,M. A. Baig, and N. A. Al-Shayea, "Effect of Subgrade Cavities on The Failure of RC Slabs", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computational Techniques for Structural Engineering, B.H.V. Topping (Editor), August, 1996, Civil-Comp Press, Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 301-306.

 

1995

 

Naser Al-Shayea and Richard Woods, "Imaging of Near-surface Cavities Using GPR, SASW and Crosshole Methods" Abstracts of The 20th General Assembly of The European Geophysical Society, Hamburg, Germany, 3-7 Apri, 1995.

 

1994-a

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Gilmore, P., and Woods, R. D., "Detection of Buried Objects by the GPR Method," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR ‘94), Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, June 12-16, 1994, Volume 1, pp. 1-18.

 

1994-b

Naser Al-Shayea, Richard Woods, and Park Gilmore, “ SASW and GPR To Detect Buried Objects,” Proceedings. of the Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (SAGEEP ‘94), Boston, MA, USA, March 27-31, 1994, pp. 543-560.

 

1992

 

N. Krstulovic'-Opara, R. D. Woods, and Naser Al-Shayea, "Non-Destructive Testing of Concrete Structures Using Rayleigh Wave Dispersions Technique," SEM Fall Conference, Chicago, IL, USA, November 16-20, 1992.

 

1984

A. K. Azad, N. Al-Shayea and M. H. Baluch, " Elastic Buckling of a Crack Column by Subtangential Force", Abstract of the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science, Blacksburg, VA, USA, Oct. 15-17, 1984, pp. 265.

 

3. Technical reports & Proposals

 

 

 

2001-a

 Al-Shayea, N.A., User Manual for the program, Analysis and Design of Buried Steel Pipelines, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, August 2001, 120 p.

 

2001-b

 Abduljauwad, S., Al-Ghamdi, H., Al-Shayea, N.A., and Asi, I., Final Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, August 2001, 500 p.

 

2001-c

Al-Shayea, N.A., "Plastic-Damage Model for 3-D Stress-Strain Behavior of Soil," A proposal submitted to the University Research Committee, KFUPM, June 16, 2001.

 

2001-d

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Member of the Team) et al., Contributing to the final report "Investigating of Cracking of Ground Beams in Building # 5060 for Al-Yamamah Hunter Project, Jubail," (CE 2207) for the Royal Saidi Naval Forces, Riyadh, June, 2001, 89 p + Apps.

 

2001-e

K. Azad, N. A. Al-Shayea, M. S. Al-Suwaiyan, and I. Asi, “Certification of Practicing Engineers in Saudi Arabia,” a proposal for a SYMPOSIUM submitted to the Civil Eng. Dept., June 2, 2001.

 

2001-f

K. Azad, N. A. Al-Shayea, M. S. Al-Suwaiyan, and I. Asi, “Certification of Practicing Civil Engineers in Saudi Arabia,” Interim Progress Report, submitted to the Civil Eng. Dept., May, 2001.

 

2001-g

 Abduljauwad, S., Al-Ghamdi, H., Al-Shayea, N.A., and Asi, I., Fifth Progress Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, April 2001, 182 p.

 

2001-h

N. Al-Shayea, A. Al-Arfaj, A. Al-Dharrab, A. Al-Shukri, and M. Rimmer, “Student Handbook for Subjects Entrance Exam (RAM-II)”, 185 p, KFUPM Press, 2001.

 

2001-i

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Chairman, Follow-Up Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 – English Version, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, April 22, 2001, 44 p.

 

2001-j

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Chairman, Follow-Up Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 – Arabic Version, Four Codes, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, Feb. 18, 2001, 48 p each.

 

2000-a

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., et al., Contributions to The Fourth Progress Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 2000, 405 p.

 

2000-b

K. Azad, N. A. Al-Shayea, M. S. Al-Suwaiyan, and I. Asi, “Certification of Practicing Civil Engineers in Saudi Arabia,” a research proposal submitted to the Civil Eng. Dept., Nov. 11, 2000.

 

2000-d

N. A. Al-Shayea, et al., “Study of the Current Condition of Al-Corniche Tunnel, Jeddah,” contribution to a research proposal prepared for Zuhair Fayez Partnership Consultant, through Center for Engineering Research, RI, KFUPM, October, 2000.

 

2000-e

N. A. Al-Shayea, et al., “Topographical Survey, Rock Stability & Hydrological Studies at HRH Prince Waleed Bin Talal Farm, Wadi Hanifah, Riyadh,” contribution to a research proposal submitted to Al-Hoty Stanger Ltd. Co., through Center for Engineering Research, RI, KFUPM, September, 2000.

 

2000-f

N. A. Al-Shayea, “Investigation of Cracks in Housing Units, KFUPM (Hous # 5655, 5656 & 5657),” a research proposal submitted to Projects and maintenance Dept., KFUPM, through Civil Eng. Dept., Sept. 21, 2000.

 

2000-g

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Member of the Team) et al., Contributing to the proposal "Investigating of Cracking in Ground Beams in Building # 5060 for Al-Yamamah Hunter Project," for the Royal Navy Base in Jubail, June, 2000.

 

2000-h

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., et al., Contributions to The Third Progress Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, April 2000, 402 p.

 

2000-i

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Chairman, Follow-Up Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 – English Version, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, April 9, 2000, 44 p.

 

2000-j

 Al-Shayea, N.A. (Chairman, Follow-Up Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 – Arabic Version, Four Codes, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, March 4, 2000, 48 p each.

 

1999-a

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., et al., Contributions to The Second Progress Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 1999, 201 p.

 

1999-b

Al-Shayea, N.A.  (Committee Chairman) et al., "Evaluation of the Regulations for Undergraduate Studies and Examination," A report presented to the Dean of the College of Engineering Sciences, 13/8/1420 H.

 

1999-c

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., et al., Contributions to The First Progress Report, Behavior, Analysis and Design of Buried Pipelines (PN 20014), Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, April 1999, 100 p.

 

1999-d

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Adhoc Committee) et al., A proposal on Earthquake Engineering Unit in The Civil Engineering Department, Submitted to Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, March 20, 1999, 9 p.

 

1999-e

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Administrative Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 -- English Version, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, March 21, 1999, 44 p.

 

1999-f

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Administrative Committee for Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 -- Arabic Version, Four Codes, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, March 1, 1999, 48 p each.

 

1998-a

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Determination of Elastic Moduli of Rock Core Specimens from Qassim-Madinah Expressway, A Proposal for A Service Quotation (SQ 0641, PN 90805) Submitted to Saudi Labs Ltd., Site Investigation, Testing Laboratory, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia, December 15, 1998, 5 p.

 

1998-b

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Influence of The Source Type on The 3-D Crosshole Tomography, A Final Report on The British Council Summer Research Program at The University of Surrey, U.K., Submitted to the Collage of Graduate Studies, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, October 17, 1998, 30 p.

 

1998-c

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Standing Committee on Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 -- English Version, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, May 21, 1998, 40 p.

 

1998-d

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Standing Committee on Subjects Tests) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet, RAM2 -- Arabic Version, Five Codes, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, March 31, 1998, 48 p. each.

 

1997-a

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Fracture Toughness of Rocks, Contributions to The Final Report, Rock Mechanics Project (PN 21148), Petroleum Engineering Section, Petroleum & Gas Technology Division, The Research Institute, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, September.

 

1997-b

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Team Member) et al., Contributions to The Report on the Site Visit to the Ground Subsidence in Mulajah Area, Submitted to the General Directory of Civil Defence / Eastern Provence, Civil Protection Department, Through Remote Sensing Center, Geology & Mineralogy Division, RI, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, June 21, 1997, 6 p.

 

1997-c

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Project Member) et al., Preventive Measures for Earthquake and Rainfall Hazards in Makkah Area, A Research Proposal Submitted to Makkah Municipality, Through Gulf Group Consultant, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, May 31, 1997.

 

1997-d

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Leader, NET Project) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet -- Final Version, Five Codes, Office of The Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, May 21, 1997, 46 p each.

 

1997-e

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Influence of The Source Type on The 3-D Crosshole Tomography, A Research Proposal Submitted to The British Council Research Program, Through Research Committee, Collage of Graduate Studies , KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, February 25, 1997, 12 p.

 

1996-a

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Leader, NET Project) et al., New Entrance Test Booklet -- A Trial Version, Four Codes, Office of The Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, December 21, 1996, 46 p each.

 

1996-b

Al-Shayea, N. A. (Chairman, Lab. Committee) et al., Handbook of Civil Engineering Laboratory Facilities, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, KFUPM Press, 30 p.

 

1996-c

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Abdulraheem, A., and Al-Amoudi, O. S. B., An Invesigation Into The Fracture Toughness and Tensile Strength of Indigenious Rocks, A Proposal for A Research Project Submitted to King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), General Directorate of Research Grants Programs, Project No. AT 17-46, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 22, 1996, 30 p + Appendices.

 

1996-d

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Fracture Toughness of Rocks, Contributions to The First Annual Report, Rock Mechanics Project (PN 21148), Petroleum Engineering Section, Petroleum & Gas Technology Division, The Research Institute, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, September.

 

 


4. Short course publications

 

 

 

2000

Al-Shayea, N. A., Contributions to The Proceedings of a Short Course on Learning, Deanship of Academic Services, High School Students Summer Program, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, July 15-19, 2000.

                   ·      Time Management workshop

 

1998

Al-Shayea, N. A., Contributions to The Proceedings of a Short Course on Stabilization of Indigenous Soils and Assessment of Pavements, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, October 24-28, 1998.

                   ·       Assessment Techniques for Stabilization 

 

1997

Al-Shayea, N. A., Contributions to The Proceedings of a Short Course on Stabilization of Indigenous Soils for Construction Purposes, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, March 15-19, 1997.

1. Assessment Techniques for Stabilization

2. Mechanical Stabilization (Shallow & Deep)

3. Stabilization by Hydraulic Modification

 

1996

 

Al-Shayea, N. A., Contributions to The Proceedings of a Short Course on Earthquake Engineering - Analysis and Design of Structures, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, June 8-12, 1996.

1. Wave Propagation in Soil & Dynamic Soil Properties

2. Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction & Vibration Isolation Techniques

 

1995

Al-Shayea, N. A., Contributions to The Proceedings of a Short Course on Soil Stabilization and Site Improvement, Civil Engineering Department, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, April 1-5, 1995.

1. Field Evaluation of Soil Properties & Soil Treatment

2. Shallow Mechanical Stabilization (Compaction)

3. Deep Mechanical Modification

4. Hydraulic Modifications

 

5. Thesis & dissertation

 

1994

 

Al-Shayea, Naser A.-R., Detection of Subsurface Cavities by The Spectral Analysis of Surface Waves Method, Ph. D. Dissertation, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, College of Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, April, 1994, pp. 269.

 

1985

 

 

Al-Shayea, Naser A.-R., Influence of Cracks on Elastic Stability of Column and Frames, M. S. Thesis, Civil Engineering Department, University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, January, 1985, pp. 263.

 

6. Other publications

 

 

 

1995

Naser Al-Shayea et al., "Affordable Alternatives for Building a House, with Strategies for Cost Reduction", Press Investigation, Conducted and Published by AL-Youm Newspaper, Issue # 8142, Saturday, September 30, 1995 (6 Jumada I, 1416 H), pp. 1 & 6.