Area of Specialization


Structures and Materials


Research Interests:


        Durability of construction materials

        Corrosion of steel reinforcement

        Enhancement of the durability performance of reinforced concrete structures against the aggressive environment of the Arabian Gulf region

        Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures

        Applications of advanced composite materials in construction


Major Research Work:


Conducted several studies on the concrete durability, concrete materials, corrosion of steel reinforcement in concrete, and the use of advanced composite materials as construction materials.