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Refereed Conferences / Symposia

1.         Husain Abbas, Tarek Almusallam, Yousef Al-Salloum, Nadeem Siddiqui (2016). “Prediction of ejected mass from hybrid-fiber reinforced concrete slabs subjected to impact loads”, 11th International Symposium on Impact and Plasticity (IMPLAST 2016), Dec. 11-14, 2016, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India.

2.         Aref Abadel, Husain Abbas, Tarek Almusallam, Yousef Al-Salloum, Nadeem Siddiqui (2016). “Local impact damage response of CFRP-strengthened RC slabs”, 11th International Symposium on Impact and Plasticity (IMPLAST 2016), Dec. 11-14, 2016, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India.

3.         T. Almusallam, Y. Al-Salloum, H. Elsanadedy, R. Iqbal, H. Abbas, N. Siddiqui, “Risk assessment of precast reinforced concrete buildings against blast loads: A case study”, Sixth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2016), Cape Town, South Africa, 5-7 September 2016. In Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation. Edited by Alphose Zingoni, Taylor & Francis Group, 6000 Broken Sound Parkway NW, Suite 300, Boca Raton, FL 33487-2742 CRC Press 2016. Pp. 972–975. Print ISBN: 978-1-138-02927-9; eBook ISBN: 978-1-317-28063-7; DOI: 10.1201/9781315641645-160

4.         Husain Abbas, Tarek Almusallam, Yousef Al-Salloum, Nadeem Siddiqui, Aref Abadel (2016), “TRM versus FRP as strengthening material for improving impact resistance of RC slabs”, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, ASME 2016 OMAE, June 19-24, 2016, Busan, South Korea (ASME Honor).

5.         Yousef Al-Salloum, Tarek Almusallam, Tuan Ngo, Hussein Elsanadedy, Husain Abbas, Priyan Mendis (2016), “Progressive collapse analysis of a medium-rise circular rc building against blast loads”, 35th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, ASME 2016 OMAE, June 19-24, 2016, Busan, South Korea.

6.         Abadel Aref,  Almusallam Tarek, Abbas Husain, Al-Salloum Yousef, Siddiqui Nadeem, (2015), “Local damage response of HFRC”, 8th Int Conference – Fiber Concrete 2015, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic, September 10-11, 2015.

7.         Ibrahim S.M., Abadel Aref,  Almusallam Tarek, Al-Salloum Yousef, Siddiqui Nadeem, Abbas Husain (2015), “Strain rate effect on steel fiber reinforced concrete under compression”, 8th Int Conference – Fiber Concrete 2015, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic, September 10-11, 2015.

8.         Ibrahim S.M., Abadel Aref,  Almusallam Tarek, Al-Salloum Yousef, Siddiqui Nadeem, Abbas Husain (2015), “Modelling of steel fibre reinforced concrete (SFRC) under dynamic compression”, 8th Int Conference – Fiber Concrete 2015, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic, September 10-11, 2015.

9.         Al-Amri, G.S.  Al-Salloum, Y.A., Siddiqui, N.A. and Abbas, H. (2015), “Response of FRP-Strengthened Slender RC Columns under Cyclic Compression,” 20th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM20), Copenhagen, Denmark, 19-24 July 2015, Paper ID 4419-3, Track 5-07.

10.      Aref A. Abadel, Tarek H. Almusallam, Husain Abbas, Yousef A. Al-Salloum, Nadeem A. Siddiqui and Rizwan A. Iqbal (2014), “Impact Behavior of Hybrid-fiber RC Slabs”, The 7th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2014), International Institute for FRP in Construction, 20-22 August 2014, Vancouver, Canada.

11.      Aref Abadel, Tarek Almusallam, Yousef Al-Salloum, Husain Abbas (2014), “Punching Shear Strength of Steel Fiber Reinforced High Strength Concrete”, 2nd International Conference on Advances in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering (ACSEE-2014), 25-28 Oct. 2014, Zurich, Switzerland.

12.      G.S. Al-Amri, Y.A. Al-Salloum, N.A. Siddiqui and H. Abbas (2014), “Effect of longitudinal FRP wraps on strength of slender square RC columns”, 22nd Annual International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering (ICCE-22), July 13-19, 2014  Saint Julien, Malta.

13.      Husain Abbas, Tarek Almusallam and Yousef Al-Salloum (2014), “Improving the impact resistance of reinforced concrete”, ICSBM 2014: 4th International Structures and Building Materials Conference, 15-16, March, 2014, Guangzhou, P.R. China.

14.      S.M. Ibrahim, Y.A. Al-Salloum and H. Abbas (2014), “Dynamic analysis of tapered plates based on higher order beam theory”, ICSBM 2014: 4th International Structures and Building Materials Conference, 15-16, March, 2014, Guangzhou, P.R. China.

15.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, H. Abbas (2013), "Thermal aspects of Mass Concreting in Hot Weather" Symposium on Quality Control Laboratories in Structural Projects, Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, Saudi Arabia, 22-23 April 2013.

16.      A.A. Abadel, H. Abbas, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, N.A. Siddiqui, R. Iqbal, (2012), "Local impact Damage Behavior of Fiber Reinforced High Strength Concrete Slabs" 8th RILEM International symposium on fibre reinforced concrete: Challenges and Opportunities (BEFIB 2012), Guimarães, Portugal, 19-21 Sept. 2012.

17.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, N. A. Siddiqui, A. A. Abadel, S. H. Alsayed, T. H. Almusallam (2012), “Effectiveness of Textile Reinforced Mortars (TRM) on Shear Strengthening of Seismically Deficient RC Beam-Column Joints”, 7th Asian Symposium on Polymers in concrete, (ASPIC 2012), Istanbul, Turkey.

18.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, H. Abbas et al. (2012), "Exploratory Study for Low Cost Housing and Building Systems" Advanced Materials Technology Conference, KACST, Riyadh, Dec. 2012.

19.      M.S. Morsy, S.H. Alsayed and Y.A. Al-Salloum (2011), “Development of a cementless Mortar using Fly Ash-Lime-Nano Clay”, Third International Conference on Nano-Technology in Construction (NTC 2011), “Nano Technology for Eco-Friendly and Durable Construction”, Cairo, Egypt, 14-17 March, 2011.

20.      M.S. Morsy, Y.A. Al-Salloum and H. Abbas (2011), “Synthesis and Characterization of Fly Ash-Activated Nano clay Geopolymer”, Third International Conference on Nano-Technology in Construction (NTC 2011), “Nano Technology for Eco-Friendly and Durable Construction”, Cairo, Egypt, 14-17 March, 2011.

21.      S.H. Alsayed, N.A. Siddiqui, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam (2011) “Strengthening of Seismically-deficient RC Beam-column Exterior and Interior Joints Using CFRP Composites” ISISS2011 - The International Symposium on Innovation & Sustainability in Civil Engineering, 28-30 Oct 2011, Xiamen, China.

22.      M.I. Khan, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, A.A. Almosa, "Benchmarking Laboratory Investigated Locally available Cementitious Repair Materials against their Manufacturer’s Data Sheets,” Concrete Solutions 2011, 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, 26-28 Sep 2011, Dresden, Germany.

23.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S. Alsayed, S.E. El-Gamal, M. Aqel (2011) “Effects of Harsh Laboratory and Field Environmental Conditions on the Durability of Concrete Wrapped GFRP Bars,” CDCC 2011 Fourth International Conference on Durability & Sustainability of FRP Composites for Construction and Rehabilitation, 20–22 July 2011, Loews Le Concorde Hotel, Quebec City, Canada.

24.      S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.E. El-Gamal (2011) “Tensile Properties of GFRP Bars after Exposure to Harsh Laboratory and Field Environmental Conditions” CEABM2011 Advanced Building Materials conference, 18-20 June 2011, Haikou, Hainan, China.

25.      A.A. Shah, H. Abbas, S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum (2011) "Residual Strength Calculation of Damaged Concrete with ANN", Conference on Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering (GBMCE 2011), 22-23 August 2011, Shangri-La, China.

26.      S.H. Alsayed, H. Abbas, Y.A. Al-Salloum (2011) "Numerical Study for CFRP Strengthening of RC Columns for Blast Resistance", 19th International conference on composites or nano engineering (ICCE-19), 24-30 July 2011, Shanghai, China.

27.      H. Abbas, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, H.M. Elsanadedy and R.I. Iqbal (2011) "Numerical Study for Retrofitting of RC columns for blast loading", National conference on Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures, 6-7 May 2011, Noida, India.

28.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, H.M. Elsanadedy and A.A. Abadel (2010), "Effect of specimen size on the strength of FRP- confined concrete", ICPIC 2010 – 13th International Congress on Polymers in Concrete, 10-12 February 2010, Madeira Islands, Portugal.

29.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S. H. Alsayed and H. M. Elsanadedy (2010), "Textile reinforced mortar for shear strengthening of RC beams", CONSEC'10 - Sixth International Conference on Concrete under Severe Conditions, 7-9 June 2010, Mérida, Yucatán, México.

30.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Amusallam and H. Abbas (2010), "Environmental Sustainability and Cost Control in Building Construction", 6th International Engineering and Construction Conference, 28-30 June 2010, Cairo, Egypt.

31.      Shah, A.A. and Y.A. Al-Salloum (2010), “Ductility investigation of flat-plate slab-column connections”, Proceedings of ASCE 6h International Engineering and Construction Conference (IECC’6), June 28-30, 2010, Cairo, Egypt, pp: 114-120.

32.      T.H. Almusallam, P. Mendis, T. Ngo, H.M. Elsanadedy, H. Abbas, S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum and M.S. Alhaddad (2010), "Progressive collapse analysis of a Typical RC building of Riyadh", IMPLAST 2010 - SEM Fall Conference, University of Rhode Island, USA, Oct. 12-14, 2010.

33.      H.M. Elsanadedy, T.H. Almusallam, H. Abbas, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed and M.S. Alhaddad (2010), "Effect of blast loading on CFRP-retrofitted RC columns", IMPLAST 2010 - SEM Fall Conference, University of Rhode Island, USA, Oct. 12-14, 2010.

34.      T.H. Almusallam, H.M. Elsanadedy, H. Abbas, P. Mendis, T. Ngo, S.H. Alsayed and Y.A. Al-Salloum (2010), "Blast Analysis of a Typical Reinforced Concrete Building of Riyadh", 2010 International Symposium on Safety Science and Technology, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, October 26-29, 2010.

35.      M.I. Khan, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum and A. Almosa, "Performance of Repair Materials for Durable Concrete Structures", Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Construction Materials: Performance, Innovations and Structural Implications, Japan, pp. 1353-1358, August 2009.

36.      M.I. Khan, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum and A. Almosa, "Slant Shear Bond and Modulus of Rupture of Repair Materials", Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Construction Materials: Performance, Innovations and Structural Implications, Japan, pp. 1359-1366, August 2009.

37.      M.I. Khan, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum and A. Almosa, “Bond Strength of Cementitious and Polymer Modified Repair Materials”, Concrete Solutions 2009, 3rd International Conference on Concrete Repair Italy, 29 June- 2 July 2009, pp. 147-151.

38.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H. and Siddiqui, N.A. (2009).  “Performance of corner beam-column joints upgraded with CFRP composites under seismic loading.” 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia.

39.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., and Almusallam, T.H.  (2009). “Out-of-plane cyclic response of masonry walls retrofitted with FRP composites.” 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia.

40.      Almusallam, T.H., Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., and Siddiqui, N.A. (2009).  “Performance of exterior RC beam-column joints upgraded with CFRP composites under seismic loading.” 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia.

41.      Almusallam, T.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Alsayed, S.H. and Siddiqui, N.A. (2009).  “Characteristics of retrofitting techniques of RC beam-column joints. 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia.

42.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., Alsayed, S.H. and Siddiqui, N.A. (2009).  “Behavior of shear deficient RC beam-column joint strengthened with CFRP composites compared to ideally designed joint. 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia. 

43.      Al-Salloum, Y.A. and Siddiqui, N.A. (2009). “Compressive strength prediction model for FRP-confined concrete.” 9th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9), July 13-15, 2009, Sydney, Australia.

44.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., "A General Model for Compressive Strength of FRP-Confined Concrete,” Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE2008), 22-24 July 2008, Zürich, Switzerland.

45.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., Alsayed, S.H., and Siddiqui, N.A., “Behavior of full-scale shear deficient corner RC beam-column connections retrofitted with CFRP sheets,” Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM13) June 2 – 5, 2008, Stockholm, Sweden.

46.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H. and Siddiqui, N.A., “Seismic strengthening of exterior beam-column joints using CFRP sheets,” Proceedings of the Structural Faults+Repair-2008, June 10-12, 2008, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

47.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Alsayed, S.H., Almusallam, T.H. and Siddiqui, N.A., “Seismic rehabilitation techniques for RC beam-column joints,” Proceedings of the Structural Faults+Repair-2008, June 10-12, 2008, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

48.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., “Comparison Between Shear Deficient RC Beam-Column Joint Strengthened with CFRP Laminates and Ideally Designed Joint,” Proceedings of the 5th International Engineering and Construction Conference (IECC’5), American Society of Civil Engineers, International Committee, Los Angeles Section, August 27-29, 2008.

49.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., Alsayed, S.H., and Mosallam, A.S., “Traditional and Modern Techniques for Retrofitting of RC Beam-Column Joints,” Proceedings of the 5th International Engineering and Construction Conference (IECC’5), American Society of Civil Engineers, International Committee, Los Angeles Section, August 27-29, 2008.

50.      Almusallam, T.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Alsayed, S.H. and Mosallam, A.S., “Upgrading Infill Walls Against In-Plane Seismic Loads Using GFRP Laminates,” Proceedings of the 5th International Engineering and Construction Conference (IECC’5), American Society of Civil Engineers, International Committee, Los Angeles Section, August 27-29, 2008. (Distinguished Paper)

51.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H. and Siddiqui, N.A., “Analytical modeling of FRP-strengthened corner beam-column joints,” Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Analytical Models and New Concepts in Concrete and Masonry Structures (AMCM 2008), Paper No. 063, June 9-11, 2008, Lodz, Poland.

52.      Almusallam, T.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Alsayed, S.H., and Siddiqui, N.A., “Analytical modeling of FRP-strengthened RC exterior beam-column joints,” Proceedings of the International Conference: Excellence in Concrete Construction - through Innovation, September 9-10, 2008, Kingston University, London, pp. 397-402.

53.      Alsayed, S.H., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H. and Siddiqui, N.A., “Seismic rehabilitation of RC beam-column corner joints using CFRP sheets,” Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures (ACMBS-V), Paper No. 015, September 22 – 24, 2008, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

54.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., Alsayed, S.H., and Siddiqui, N.A., “Performance of FRP-repaired seismically deficient exterior RC beam-column joint versus ACI-based designed joint,” Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures (ACMBS-V), Paper No. 122, September 22 – 24, 2008, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

55.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam and N.A. Siddiqui, “Seismic behavior of FRP-upgraded exterior RC beam-column joints,” Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting (ICCRRR2008), November 24 – 26, 2008, Cape Town, South Africa, Vol. II, pp. 405-406.

56.      T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum and N.A. Siddiqui, “Seismic response of FRP-strengthened corner RC beam-column joints,” Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting (ICCRRR2008), November 24 – 26, 2008, Cape Town, South Africa, Vol. II, pp. 411-412.

57.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, "Behaviour of FRP strengthened masonry walls under out-of-plane seismic loading," Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2007), 12-14 December 2007, Hong Kong.

58.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Compressive Strength Models of FRP-Confined Concrete," Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2007), 12-14 December 2007, Hong Kong.

59.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S. H. Alsayed, T. H. Almusallam and N. A. Siddiqui, "Seismic Rehabilitation of Shear Deficient Exterior Beam-Column Joints Using FRP Composite Sheets," Proceedings of the 7th Saudi Engineering Conference (SEC7), 26-28 November 2007, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

60.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, A.B. Shuraim & A.I. Al-Negheimish, "Evolution of the Saudi Building Code For Concrete Structures (SBC 304)," Proceedings of the 7th Saudi Engineering Conference (SEC7), 26-28 November 2007, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

61.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Effect of High Temperatures on FRP-confined Concrete," Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Performance, Protection, Strengthenuing of Structures under Extreme Loading (PROTECT2007), 20-22 August 2007, Whistler, Canada.

62.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, "Shear strengthening of Exterior Beam-Column Joints Using FRP sheets," Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Performance, Protection, Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading (PROTECT2007), 20-22 August 2007, Whistler, Canada.

63.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, N.H. Siddiqui, "Seismic response of infill walls strengthened with FRP sheets," Proceedings of The 8th International Symposium on Fiber Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-8), 16-18 July 2007, Patras, Greece.

64.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Future Development and Research Needs For FRP-Strengthening Systems," Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Composite/ Nano Engineering (ICCE-14), July 2-8, 2006, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

65.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Influence of Mechanical Properties and Other Characteristics on The Durability Study of FRP Materials," Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Composite Engineering (ICCE-14), July 2-8, 2006, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

66.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Flexural Behavior of RC Beams Strengthened with FRP Composite Sheets Subjected to Different Load Cases," Proceedings of the Structural Faults & Repair-2006 Conference, Structural Faults + Repair-2006: Edinburgh, UK, 13-15 June 2006.

67.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, "Rehabilitation of Infrastructure Using Externally Bonded FRP Composites," Proceedings of the International Workshop on Civil Engineering Infrastructure Systems: High Performance Materials, Monitoring and Management, National Science Foundation and American University in Dubai, April 29 – May 01, 2006, Dubai, UAE.

68.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, "Seismic Response of FRP Repaired Interior Beam Column Joints," Proceedings of the International Symposium on Innovations & Sustainability of Structures in Civil Engineering-Including Seismic Engineering, 20-22, Nov. 2005, Nanjing, China.

69.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, "Creep Behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced with GFRP Bars Under Sustained Loading at Different Environmental Conditions," Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions: Environment & Loading (CONSEC’04), Seoul, Korea, June 27 - July 01, 2004.

70.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, "Behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced with GFRP Bars Under Sustained Loads and Severe Conditions," Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions: Environment & Loading (CONSEC’04), Seoul, Korea, June 27 - July 01, 2004.

71.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, "Effect of Loading and Environmental Conditions on Behavior of Concrete Beams Reinforced with GFRP Bars," Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Structural and Geotechnical Engineering: Innovations and Advances (AICSGE-5), Alexandria, 20-22 December 2003, pp. RC 485-496.

72.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, A.M. Alhozaimy, "Durability of GFRP Rebars in Concrete Beams Under Sustained Loads at Severe Environments," Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on FRP  Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-6), Edited by Kiang Hwee Tan, Singapore, 8-10 July 2003, pp. 823-832.

73.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “Efficiency of CFRP Sheets in Upgrading and/or Strengthening Square Reinforced Concrete Columns,” Proceedings of the Structural Faults & Repair-2003 Conference, Commonwealth Institute, London, 1-3 July 2003.

74.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “Upgrading and/or Strengthening of Rectangular Columns Using FRP Fabrics,” Proceedings of the International Symposium on Latest Achievement of Technology and Research on Retrofitting Concrete Structures, Japan Concrete Institute, July 2003.

75.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, A.M. Alhozaimy, "Durability of GFRP Rebars in Stressed Concrete Beams at Different Environments," Proceedings of The Sixth Saudi Engineering Conference: Engineering and Engineering Education: Facing Current Challenges, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Vol. 3, 21-23 October 2002, pp. 263-276.

76.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, "FRP Composites As An Alternative Material To Strengthen, Upgrade And Repair Infrastructure," Proceedings of The Sixth Saudi Engineering Conference: Engineering and Engineering Education: Facing Current Challenges, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Vol. 3, 21-23 October 2002, pp. 291-306.

77.      S.H. Alsayed, A.M. Alhozaimy, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, "Long-Term Performance of GFRP Rebars Under Severe Environments," Proceedings of The Sixth Saudi Engineering Conference: Engineering and Engineering Education: Facing Current Challenges, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Vol. 3, 21-23 October 2002, pp. 277-290.

78.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, “Utilization of FRP Composites to Rehabilitate Infrastructure”, Proceedings of The ACUN-4 Conference on Composite Systems – Macrocomposites, Microcomposites, Nanocomposite, University of South Wales UNSW, Sydney, Australia, 21-25 July 2002.

79.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Flexural Behavior of RC Beams with Epoxy Bonded GFRP Sheets”, Proceedings of the 2nd World Engineering Congress, Sarawak, Malaysia, 22-25 July 2002, pp. 77-81.

80.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, A.M. Alhozaimy, "Tensile Strength of GFRP Bars in Concrete Beams Under Sustained Loads at Different Environments," Proceedings of The Second International Conference on Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites for Construction (CDCC 2002), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 29-31 May 2002, pp. 523-534.

81.      Alsayed S.H., Alhozaimy, A.M., Al-Salloum, Y.A., Almusallam, T.H., “Durability of The New Generation of GFRP Rebars Under Severe Environments,” Proceedings of The Second International Conference on Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites for Construction (CDCC 2002), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 29-31 May 2002, pp. 651-663.

82.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, A. Mosallam, “Durability & Long-Term Behaivor of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened With FRP Composites”, Proceedings of the International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2001), 12-15 December 2001, Hong Kong, Vol. II, pp. 1579-1588.

83.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “FRP Sheets for Repair and Strengthening of Structural Elements”, Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/8), Tenerife, Spain, 5-11 August 2001.

84.      S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “Glass FRP Bars As A Reinforcing Material For Concrete Beams,” Proceedings of Structural Faults + Repair-2001, London, 4-6 July 2001.

85.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, “Contribution of Externally-Bonded FRP Sheets to the Shear Capacity of RC Beams”, Proceedings of Tenth International Congress on Polymers in Concrete (ICPIC), 21-24 May 2001, Honolulu, Hawaii.

86.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Performance of RC Beams Externally Strengthened for Flexure with FRP Sheets”, Proceedings of Tenth International Congress on Polymers in Concrete (ICPIC), 21-24 May 2001, Honolulu, Hawaii.

87.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, A.S. Mosallam, “Behavior of Unreinforced Masonry Walls Strengthened with FRP Composite Materials”, Proceedings of the SAMPE 2001 Symposium, Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, 6-10 May 2001, Long Beach, California, pp. 473-484.

88.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, “Effect of Aggressive Environments on Strength of RC Beams Strengthened with Composite Laminates”, Proceedings of the SAMPE 2001 Symposium, Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, 6-10 May 2001, Long Beach, California, pp. 485-496.

89.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, “Effect of Hot-Dry Weather on Performance of RC Beams Externally Strengthened with GFRP Sheets,” Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions: Environment & Loading (CONSEC’01), Vancouver, Canada, June 18-20, 2001, Vol. 2, pp. 1723-1729.

90.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Behavior of Concrete Cylinders Confined with GFRP Sheets in Severe Environmental Conditions,” Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions: Environment & Loading (CONSEC’01), Vancouver, Canada, June 18-20, 2001, Vol. 2, pp. 1715-1722.

91.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, “Replacement of Steel Bars by Gfrp Bars in Concrete Beams: Design and Properties”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Deterioration & Repair of Reinforced Concrete in the Arabian Gulf, Bahrain, 20-22 November 2000, pp. 127-141.

92.      A.S. Mosallam, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “An Overview of State-of-the-art Techniques for Seismic Repair of Buildings and Bridges”, Proceedings of the First Saudi Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 17-20 September 2000.

93.      S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum and M.Z. Ahmed, “Durability of Concrete Beams Strengthened with GFRP Sheets under Hot-Dry And Wet-Dry Environmental Conditions,” Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures (ACMIII), 18-20 August 2000, Ottawa, Canada, pp. 687-694.

94.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, “Shear Performance of RC Beams Externally Strengthened with Glass FRP Sheets”, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/7), Denver, Colorado, USA, 2-8 July 2000.

95.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Durability of Concrete Cylinders Wrapped with GFRP Sheets at Different Environmental Conditions”, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/7), Denver, Colorado, USA, 2-8 July 2000.

96.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam,  “Deflection Model for Concrete Beams Reinforced with GFRP Bars”, Proceedings of the International Composites Meeting: Composites in the Transportation Industry, ACUN-2, University of South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 14-18 February 2000.

97.      Al-Salloum, Y.A., Alsayed, S.H., and Almusallam, T.H. (2000). “Deflection Model for Concrete Beams Reinforced By GFRP Bar.” Composites in the Transportation Industry, Edited by Bandyopadhyay, S., Gowripalan, N., Drayton, N., and Heslehurst, R., Proceedings of the ACUN-2, 14-18 February, Univ. of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, pp. 78-83.

98.      Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, “Enhancing the Integrity of Concrete Elements Externally Reinforced by Composite Materials”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/6), Orlando, Florida, USA, June 27 – July 3, 1999.

99.      T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Performance of Concrete Cylinders Confined with Glass FRP Sheets at Different Environments”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/6), Orlando, Florida, USA, June 27 – July 3, 1999.

100.    S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “Strengthening of Unreinforced Masonry Walls Using Advanced Composites”, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/6), Orlando, Florida, USA, June 27 – July 3, 1999.

101.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Minimum Weight Design of Built-Up Wide-Flange Steel Sections", Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Computer Aided Optimum Design of Structures (OPTI 99), University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA, 16-18 March 1999.

102.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Use of Glass FRP Sheets as External Shear Reinforcement in RC Beams," Proceedings of The Fifth Saudi Engineering Conference: Engineering and its Role in the Preservation of National Assets, Umm Al-Qura University, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia, 1-4 March 1999.

103.    S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “ Rehabilitation of RC Structures Using Externally Bonded FRP sheets,” Proceedings of The Fifth Saudi Engineering Conference: Engineering and its Role in the Preservation of National Assets, Umm Al-Qura University, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia, 1-4 March 1999.

104.    F.A. Al-Mashary, A.M. Arafah, Y.A. Al-Salloum,  “Reliability of Linear Beam-to-Column Models for Designing Steel Frames”, Structural Stability Research Council, SSRC 1998 Annual Technical Session & Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia,, USA, 21-23 September 1998.

105.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, “Shear Capacity of RC Beams Externally Reinforced by Glass FRP Sheets”, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/5), Las Vegas, USA, 5-11 July 1998.

106.    T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Experimental Study of RC Beams Strengthened with GFRP Sheets”, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/5), Las Vegas, USA, 5-11 July 1998.

107.    S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam, “Shear Design for Beams Reinforced by GFRP Bars", Proceedings of Third International Symposium on Non-Metallic Reinforcement for Concrete Structures, Sapporo, Japan, 14-16 October 1997, Vol. 2, pp. 285-292.

108.    T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “Behavior of Concrete Beams Doubly Reinforced by GFRP Bars”, Proceedings of Third International Symposium on Non-Metallic Reinforcement for Concrete Structures, Sapporo, Japan, 14-16 October 1997, Vol. 2, pp. 471-478.

109.    T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum, “Effect of Compression Reinforcement on the Flexural Behavior of Beams Reinforced by GFRP Bars”, Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Composites Engineering Engineering (ICCE/4), Big Island, Hawaii, 6-12 July 1997.

110.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, “A Model for Predicting Deflections in Concrete Beams Reinforced by FRP Bars”, Proceedings of Fourth International Conference on Composites Engineering (ICCE/4), Big Island, Hawaii, 6-12 July 1997.

111.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam and M.A. Amjad, "Evaluation of Service Load Deflection for Beams Reinforced by GFRP Bars," Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Use of Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures, Montreal, Canada, 11-14 August 1996, pp. 165-172.

112.    S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam and M.A. Amjad, "Evaluation of Shear Stresses in Beams Reinforced by GFRP Bars," Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Use of Advanced Composite Materials in Bridges and Structures, Montreal, Canada, 11-14 August 1996, pp. 173-179.

113.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam and M.A. Amjad, "Load-Deflection Relationship for Concrete Beams Reinforced by FRP Materials," Proceedings of the Third Canadian Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, Montreal, Canada, 26-28 August 1996.

114.    T.H. Almusallam, S.H. Alsayed, Y.A. Al-Salloum and M.A. Amjad, "Enhancement of Energy Absorbing Capability in Beams Reinforced by GFRP Bars," Proceedings of the  21st Conference on our World in Concrete & Structures, Singapore, 26-28 August 1996, pp.55-59.

115.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam and M.A. Amjad, "Some Design Considerations for Concrete Beams Reinforced by FRP bars," Proceedings of The First International Conference on Composites in Infrastructure (ICCI '96), Tucson, Arizona, 15-17 January 1996, pp. 318-331.

116.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Sensitivity Analysis of Optimum Design in Reinforced Concrete Beams", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Computer Aided Optimum Design of Structures.(OPTI 95), Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA, 19-21 September 1995, pp. 251-263.

117.    S.H. Alsayed, T.H. Almusallam, Y.A. Al-Salloum and M.A. Amjad, "Flexural Behavior of Concrete Elements Reinforced by GFRP Bars," Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Non-Metallic (FRP) Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-2), Ghent, Belgium, 23-25 August 1995, pp. 219-226.

118.    Y.A. Al-Salloum and S.H. Alsayed, "Sensitivity Study of Optimum Design of GFRP-Reinforced Concrete Beams", Proceedings of The Fifth East Asia-Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering & Construction (EASEC-5), Building for the 21st Century, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, 25-27 July 1995, pp. 711-716.

119.    F.A. Al-Mashary, A. Arafa, G.H Siddiqi and Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Failure Investigation of Transmission Towers - A Case Study", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Structural Failure, Durability and Retrofitting, pp. 17-23, Singapore, 14-15 July 1993.

120.    Y.A. Al-Salloum and G.H Siddiqi, "Optimization in Rigid Frame Retrofitting", Fourth International Conference on Structural Failure, Durability and Retrofitting, Singapore, 14-15 July, 1993.

121.    Y.A. Al-Salloum, "Minimum-Weight Frame Design Versus Fully-Stressed Design".  Proceedings of the Third Saudi Engineering Conference, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 24-27, 1991.