Funded Research Projects

  1. T.H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator) "Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Bars: Properties and Applications for Concrete Structures," funded by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST).  [Budget   SR 529,000 (US$ 141,000)], 3/1994 - 3/1997.
  2. T.H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator) "Rehabilitation of the Infrastructure Using Composite Fabrics," funded by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST).  [Budget    SR 1,312,500 (US$ 350,000)], June 1995 – 2003.
  3. T.H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator), S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, “Seismic Upgrade of Beam-Column Connections in Existing RC Buildings Using FRP/Epoxy Composite Laminates”, Research Project funded by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), 2000.
  4. T.H. Almusallam (Principal Investigator), Y.A. Al-Salloum, “Long-Term Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Rebars in Stressed Concrete Elements”, Research Project funded by Research center of College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2000.
  5. T.H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator), Y.A. Al-Salloum, “Creep Behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced With GFRP Bars under Sustained Loading at Different Environmental Conditions”, Project funded by Research center of College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2001.
  6. T.H. Almusallam (Principal Investigator), S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, “Seismic Strengthening of Frames with Infill Walls Using Composite Sheets”, Research Project funded by Prince Abdullah Research Center, 2001.
  7. T.H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator) "Durability of glass and carbon fiber reinforced composites used in rehabilitations of infrastructures under severe environments", Funded by ARAMCO Company.  Budget SR 1,600,000.
  8. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Behavior of Concrete Cylinders Confined with Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer (GFRP) Sheets", Research Report # 36/427, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2006.
  9. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Strengthening of RC Beams Using Honey Comb Plates Reinforced by Glass or Carbon FRP Polymers", Research Report # 34/426, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2006.
  10. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Flexural Behavior of RC Slabs Strengthened with FRP Polymers", Research Report # 31/425, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2005.
  11. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Upgrading of RC Beams Using Near-Surface Mounted Steel or GFRP Bars", Research Report # 1/425, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2005.
  12. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Bond Strength Evaluation For Different Bonding Agents Used With Concrete Repair Systems", Research Report # 37/423, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2003.
  13. Tarek H. Almusallam, "Laboratory Investigation of Selected Properties of Concrete Repair Materials", Research Report # 7/423, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2003.
  14. Tarek H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator), Saleh H. Alsayed "Evaluation of Concrete/FRP Sheet Bond under Different Environmental Conditions", Research Report # 28/422, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2002.
  15. Tarek H. Almusallam (Co-Investigator), Dr. F.S. Al-Mubaddel, "High Temperature Testing Polymer Composite Bars for Use in Structure Reinforcements, Research Report # 5/422, Research Center, College of Engineering, King Saud University, 2002.
  16. "Experimental and Analytical Investigation of Compressive Strength of FRP-Confined Concrete”, Research Project No. 11/426," funded by Research center - College of Engineering, KSU. Completed in 2007.
  17. "Seismic Upgrade of Beam-Column Connections in Existing RC Buildings Using FRP/Epoxy Composite Laminates," Project No. AR-21-40, funded by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST). Completed in 2007.
  18. "Classification and Testing Performance of Concrete Repair Materials for Durable Repair Under Local Environmental Conditions," Project No. AR-100, Deanship of Scientific Research, Applied National Research Program, KSU. Completed in 2007.
  19. "Long Term Durability of Composite Materials Used to Externally Strengthen/ Repair Infrastructure Under Different Loading and Environmental Conditions" Funded by ARAMCO, Saudi Arabia, Completed in 2008.
  20. “Performance of glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP) bars under severe environmental conditions and high temperatures,” Sponsored by Center of Excellence for Research in Engineering Material (CEREM), King Saud University, Completed in 2011.
  21. “Performance of glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP) bars under Flexural stresses,” Sponsored by Center of Excellence for Research in Engineering Material (CEREM), King Saud University, Completed in 2011.
  22. “Development of an advanced risk and vulnerability assessment methodology and framework for buildings in Riyadh against blast generated waves,” Sponsored under twinning program of King Saud University, Completed in 2012.
  23. “Strengthening Reinforced Concrete Using CFRP and Wire Mesh for Improved Impact Resistance”, Funded by National Plan for Sciences and Technology, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (Project No.: ADV728-02), Jan 2011 to Dec 2012. Completed.
  24. Deanship of Scientific Research group project No. RGP-VPP-104, Completed in 2012.
  25. Deanship of Scientific Research group project No. RGP-VPP-310, Completed in 2014.
  26. “Effectiveness of hybrid-fibers in improving the impact response of high-strength concrete beams and slabs”, Funded by National Plan for Sciences and Technology, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (Project No. : 12-ADV2619-02), Ongoing.
  27. “Vulnerability Assessment and Mitigation Strategies against Terrorist Blast Attacks on Existing Precast Buildings in Saudi Arabia”, Funded by National Plan for Sciences and Technology, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (Project No. : 12-BUI2620-02), Ongoing.