Research Projects

  1. “Application of Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Road Traffic Crash Severity Prediction” Project # SR171023, Funded by DSR KFUPM, 2018. (Co-Investigator) Budget: SR 74, 910.
  2. “Feasibility Study of Establishing an Enhancement Program for Preparing of Scholarship Students which Focuses on the English Language”, (Project Manager). Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, (دراسة جدوى أقامه برنامج تحضيري لتأهيل الطلبة المبتعثين يركز على اللغة الانجليزية), June 2018. Budget: SR 1,500,000.
  3. “Development of Demand Responsive Dynamic Lane Assignment Strategy for Signalized Intersections” (Co-Investigator), KFUPM, Dhahran, Project # IN131009 May 2016. Budget: SR 366,900.
  4. Traffic Impact for Akwan Housing Project, Dammam (Principal Investigator), Project # CE2374, May 2016, Total budget SR 170,000
  5. “Improve Passenger Service Through the Ports of the Eastern Provence, Saudi Arabia”, (Co-Investigator), KFUPM-RI, تطوير الخدمات) (المقدمة للوافدين للملكة العربية السعودية عبر المنافذ البرية و البحرية بالمنطقة الشرقية, December 2015. Budget: SR 270,000.
  6. “Mode Choice Modeling and Modal Traffic Forecasting over King Fahd Causeway using Computational Intelligence Techniques”, (Principal Investigator), Project # IN121065 July 2015 Total budget: SR 175,400.
  7. “Impact of Schools on Urban Traffic in Khobar – Dhahran areas Saudi Arabia” (Principal Investigator) Project # IN131008 November 2014, Total budget SR 41,360
  8. “PARAMICS Model Development for Local Traffic Conditions in Saudi Arabia”, (Principal Investigator), Project # IN111047 August 2014 Total budget: SR 125,290.
  9. “Evaluations of the Maximum Transit Time Forecasting-Mixed Concrete”, Prepared for APTC Ready Mixed Concrete Factory Co. Ltd. Dammam, Saudi Arabia (Co-Investigator), KFUPM-RI Project # CE 2367, February 2014. Total budget: SR 84,500.
  10. “Characteristics of Expatriate Chauffeur and Its Relation to Traffic Safety in Saudi Arabia”, (Principal Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh,(خصائص السائق الوافد وعلاقته بالسلامة المرورية بالمملكة العربية السعودية) November 2013. Budget: SR 232,400.
  11. “Stabilization of Local Soils with Foamed and Emulsified Sulfur Asphalt”, (Co-Investigator), RI/KFUPM Project # CE 2331, August 2012. Total budget: SR 650,185.
  12. “Safety Manual for Land Transportation between Cities in KSA”, (Principal Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh,
    (السلامة في النقل البري للشاحنات والحافلات بين المدن في المملكة العربية السعودية) September 2011. Budget: SR 390,000.
  13. “Space Utilization and Traffic Management Study of the Shipment Area of Eastern Petrochemical Company (Sharq)”, (Co-Investigator), RI/KFUPM Project # CE 2318, August 2011. Budget: SR 448,725.
  14. “Road and Current Technology: Study of Existing Traffic Status”, Executive Committee for the National Traffic Safety Strategy, (Principal Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh, (الطريق والتقنيات الحديثة للتحكم المروري) February 2011. Budget: SR 145,892.
  15. “A Proposed Procedure for Determining Time-of-Day (TOD) Breakpoints Using Clustering Technique Under Local Traffic Conditions”, (Principal Investigator), October 2010. Budget: SR 151,920.
  16. “Tire Failure – Reason and Consequence”, (Principal Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh, (أسباب انفجار الاطارات والاثار الناتجة عنها) 2006. Budget: SR 799,400.
  17. Consultancy service for “Al-Thurayyah Engineering College”, (Co-Investigator), RI/KFUPM, Project # CEMS 2236, May 2006.
  18. “Graduated Driver Licensing Application in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Young Drivers and Chauffeurs”, A Post-Doctoral Research at Nottingham University, UK during Summer 2004, sponsored by the British Council, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, August 2004. Total budget: SR 33,250.
  19. “Traffic Accidents Resulting from Transporting Female Students and Teachers in Rural Area”, (Co-Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh,
    (الحوادث الناجمة عن نقل المعلمات والطالبات خارج المدن), 2003 . Budget: SR 248,995.
  20. “Space Utilization and Traffic Management Study of the Shipment and Parking Areas”, (Co-Investigator), Arabian Petrochemical Co. (PETROKEMYA), Jubail, October 2003. Total budget: SR 231,723.
  21. “Equipment Based Evaluation of Saudi Aramco Southern Road Network, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia”, (Co-Investigator), May 2000. Total budget: SR 498,000.
  22. “Space Utilization and Traffic Management Study of the Shipment Area of Al-Jubail Petrochemical Company (KEMYA), Jubail”, (Project Manager), April 2000. Total budget: SR 319,798.
  23. “Evaluation of Air Field and Road Pavement Network of Riyadh Airbase, Riyadh”, (Co-Investigator), February 1999. Total budget: SR 1,274,000.
  24. “Weaving Analysis for the Proposed Car Service Station of the Multipurpose Co-operative Society, KFUPM, Dhahran”, (Project Manager), November 1998. Total budget: SR 12,000.
  25. “A Traffic Control Study at Hadeed Plant, Jubail”, (Project Manager), Saudi Iron and Steel Company (Hadeed), Jubail, November 1998. Total budget: SR 210,000.
  26. “Evaluation of Air Field and Road Pavement Network of Prince Abdulaziz Airbase, Jeddah”, (Co-Investigator), August 1998. Total budget: SR 1,096,000.
  27. “Traffic Violation – Causes and Prevention”, (Co-Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh, (المخالفات المرورية – اسبابها والحد منها)1997. Budget: SR 250,000.
  28. “Development of a National Intercity Modal Split Model”, (Co-Investigator), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh,
    (تطوير نموذج وطني لتقسيم التنقل عبر وسائل النقل المختلفة بين مدن المملكة العربية السعودية) August 1994. Budget: SR 254,760