Sponsored Projects

Current Research Projects

  • “Development of Genetically Engineered Bio-Cement Mortar”, National Plan for Science and Technology, King Saud University, (Project No. 11-BIO-1959-02), 2013-.
  • “Effectiveness of hybrid-fibers in improving the impact response of high strength concrete beams and slabs”, National Plan for Science and Technology, King Saud University, (Project No. 12-ADV2619-02), 2013-.

Past Research Projects

  • “Exploratory study for low cost construction and building systems”, King Abdullah City for Science and Technology (project No.: 597-32), June 2012 to June 2013.
  • “Strengthening Reinforced Concrete Using CFRP and Wire Mesh for Improved Impact Resistance”, National Plan for Science and Technology, King Saud University, Project No.: ADV728-02), Jan. 2011 to Dec. 2012.
  • “Development of an advanced risk and vulnerability assessment methodology and framework for buildings in Riyadh against blast generated waves”, International Twinning Program under Vice-Rectorate for Knowledge Exchange and Technology Transfer of King Saud University, Riyadh (Project No. KSU-UOM 0109), Jan. 2009 to Dec. 2012.
  • “Structural performance of polymer concrete using recycled plastic waste”, All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi, India, 2003 to 2006.
  • “Seismic vulnerability analysis of masonry structures”, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India, 2002 to 2005.
  • “Vulnerability of low cost masonry buildings to earthquakes”,    All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi, India, 2000 to 2004.
  • “Analysis of projectile impact problems”, Armament Research Board, DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, 1999 to 2002.