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Papers Published or Accepted for Publication in

Academic, Specialized and Refereed Periodicals: 

 

1)           A. M. Arafah, “Reliability-Based Criterion for Maximum Reinforcement Ratio of R.C. Beam Sections,” Journal of King Saud University, Volume 12,  Engineering Sciences No. 2, 2000, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

2)           A. M. Arafah, R. AL-Zaid, and M. AL-Haddad, “Extreme Vaue Analysis of Structural Loads in the Kingdom of Saudi  Arabia” The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 24:2B , October, 1999, King Fahad University for Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. 

3)           A. M. Arafah, “Basic Statistics of Strength Limit States of R.C. Memebers in Saudi Arabia” The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 24, Number 1B, pp.3-18, April 1999, King Fahad University for Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. 

4)           A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, M. Al-Haddad, G. H. Siddiqi, G. Al-Sulimani, and F. Wafa, "Evaluation of Design and Construction Practices of Reinforced Concrete Buildings in Saudi Arabia," Accepted for publication in the Journal of King Abdulaziz University, Engineering Science, and published in the Proceedings of the Fourth Saudi Conference,  pp. 165-171, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, 5-8 November 1995. 

5)           E. A. Sharaf, A. M. Arafah, A. S. Noureldin, and F. H. Al-Sugair, "Estimation of the Standard Deviation of Traffic in Saudi Arabia Using the AASHTO Model," Accepted for publication in the Journal of King Abdulaziz University, Engineering Science, and published in the Proceedings of the Fourth Saudi Conference,  pp. 531-539, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, 5-8 November 1995. 

6)           A. M. Arafah,  "Statistics for Concrete and Steel Quality in Saudi Arabia," Magazin of Concrete Research,  London, Vol. 49, No. 180, September 1997,  pp. 185-194. 

7)           A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, and M. S. Al-Haddad, "Influence of Non-Standard Curing on the Strength of Concerte in Arid Areas," Cement and Concrete Research , Volume 26, No. 9, pp. 1341-1350, 1996, USA. 

8)           A. S. Noureldin, E. Sharaf, A. M. Arafah, and F. H. Al-Sugair, "Rational Selection of Factors of Safety in the Reliability Based Design of Flexible Pavement in Saudi Arabia," Transportation Research Record, TRB, No. 1540, pp. 39-47, February 1996, Washigotn, D.C. , USA. 

9)           A. M. Arafah and G. H. Siddiqi, "Estimation of the Design Wind Speeds for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Based on Short-Term Records," Journal of King Saud University, Volume 7, Engineering Sciences (1), pp. 47-66,  1995 , Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

10)      A. M. Arafah, M. Abuzaid and G. H. Siddiqi,  "Truck and Central Mixing Mechanisms in Saudi Arabia: A Critical Evaluation," American Concrete Institute (ACI) Materials Journal, Volume 94, No.1, pp. 3-9, January-February, 1997, USA. 

11)      M. S. Al-Haddad, G.H. Siddiqi, R. Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, A. Necioglu, and N. Turkelli, "A Basis for Evaluation of Seismic Hazard and Design Criteria for Saudi Arabia,"  Journal of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, EERI, Earthquake Spectra,  Volume 10, No. 2, pp. 231-258, May  1994, USA. 

12)      M. S. Al-Haddad,  A. M. Arafah and A. El-Hindi, "Effect of Non-Standard Curing and Consolidation on the Strength of RC Beams," Accepted for publication in the Journal of King Abdulaziz University, Engineering Sciences, 1994, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 

13)      A. S. Noureldin, E. Sharaf, A. M. Arafah, and F. H. Al-Sugair, "Estimation of Standard Deviation of Predicted Performance of Flexible Pavement Using AASHTO Model," Transportation Research Record, TRB, No. 1449, pp. 46-56, 1994, Washigotn, D.C. , USA. 

14)      A. M. Arafah, G. H Siddiqi, and Dakeelallah "Extreme Wind Speeds in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Volume 17, Number 3, July 1992, pp. 337-346, King Fahad University for Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

 

Papers Submitted to Academic and Specialized Conferences which are Refereed and Published in Full in the Conference Proceedings:
 

1)             A. M.Arafah,  “Dry-Curing of Light Concrete in Arid Areas,” Proceeding of CONSEC 01, Vancouver, Canada, June 2001. 

2)                 A. M. Arafah,  “Reliability-based Analysis of Reinforced Concrete LRFD Design Code in Saudi Arabia,”  ICOSSAR 01, Newport Beach, California, June 2001. 

3)                 A. M. Arafah, “Factors Affecting Flexural Reliability of R.C. Beam Sections, “Invited Paper”, Proceeding of Risk Analysis 2000, Wessex Institute of Technology, Bologna, Italy, October, 2000. 

4)                 A. M. Arafah,  “ Reliability of R.C. Beam Sections as Affected by their Reinforcement Ratio,” Proceeding of Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability Conference, Notre Dame, Indiana, July 2000. 

5)                 A. M. Arafah, A. Al-Nughaimish, R. Al-Zaid, and A. Al-Huzaimi,”Development of Production and Quality of Concrete in the Kingdom,” Symposium of King Saud University at the Kingdom 100th Momorial Day, October 1999,  Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

6)                 A. M. Arafah, “Assesment of Brittle Failure at the Ultimate Flexural Limit State of R.C. Beams by Computer Simulation,” Proceeding of the Second International Symposium on Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures 99, pp. 91-102, Wessex Institute of Technology Press, 1999, UK.  

7)                 A. M. Arafah, M. S. Al-Haddad, and R.Z. Al-Zaid, “ Seismic Design Criteria for R.C. Structures in Saudi Arabia: Why Different from the UBC and ACI Requirements,” The Fifth Saudi Engineering Conference, March 1999, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia. 

8)                 A. M. Arafah, “ Evaluation of Basic Design Gust Wind Speed for Strucutral Design in the Kingdom,” The Fifth Saudi Engineering Conference, March 1999, University of Om Al-Gorah, Mekkah, Saudi Arabia. 

9)                 F.A. Al-Mashary, A. M. Arafah, and Y.A. Al-Salloum,”Reliability of Linear Beam-to-Colulmn Models for Designing Steel Frames,” Structural Stability Research Council, SSRC 1998 Annual Technical Session & Meeting, Atlante, Georgia, September 21-23, 1998.

 10)            A. M. Arafah, "Estimation of the Process Standard Deviation for highway Flexible Pavements," the International Conference on Rehabilitation and Development of Civil Engineering Infrastructure Systems,  June 9-11, 1997, Beirut, Lebanon.

 11)            A. M. Arafah, “Reliability of Flexible Highway Pavement System in Saudi Arabia,”  Proceeding of the Eighth IFIP WG 7.5 Conference on Reliability and Optimization of the Structural Systems” 10 May  1997, Detroit, U.S.A.   

12)              A. M. Arafah,  M. S. Al-Haddad, R. Z. AL-Zaid, G. H. Siddiqi, "Efficiency of Concrete Curing in Riyadh Area," Proceedings of the International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions: Environmental and Loading, pp.890-897, Volume 2,  August 2-4,  1995, Sapporo, Japan. 

13)            A. M. Arafah, G. H. Siddiqi, A. A. El-Tayeb, and A. Al-Yousef, "Analytical Review of 125 Case Histories of Building Failures in the Kingdom", Proceedings of the Fourth Saudi Conference,  pp. 51-56, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, 5-8 November 1995. 

14)              A. M. Arafah, G. H. Siddiqi, M. Abuzaid, "Quality Assesment of Truck Mixed Concrete in Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the Fourth Saudi Conference, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah,  November 5-8, 1995. 

15)              A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, M. S. Al-Haddad, G. H. Siddiqi, and G. Alsulaimani, "Statistical Data for the Load and Resistance Factor Design of R.C. Buildings in Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the Symposium on Risk Analysis, pp.3-13, August 11-12, 1994, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michgan, USA. 

16)            S. Nowak and A. M. Arafah, " Human Errors in Structural Engineering," Proceedings of the Symposium on Risk Analysis, pp.165-173, August 11-12, 1994, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michgan, USA. 

17)            F. A. Al-Mashary, M. A. Arafah, G. H. Siddiqi, " Effective Bracing of Trussed Towers Against Secondary Moments," Proceedings of the Structural Stability Research Council, SSRC, Conference, pp. 181-187, 6-7 April 1993, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. 

18)            A. S. Noureldin, E. A. Sharaf, A. M. Arafah, F. H. Al-Sugair, "Use of Falling Weight Deflectometer to Determine Pavement Deflection Characteristics in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the XII IRF World Congress, pp. 57-66, May 16-21, 1993, Madrid, Spain. 

19)              F. A. Al-Mashary, A. M. Arafah,  G. H. Siddiqi, and Y. A. Al-Sallom, "Failure Investigation of  Transmission Towers- A Case Study,"  Proceeding of the Fourth Intrenational Conference on Structural Failure, Durability and Retofitting, pp. 17-23, Singapore, July 14-15, 1993. 

20)              M. S. Al-Haddad, G. H. Siddiqi, R. Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, A. Necioglu,  and N. Turkelli, "Seismic Hazard and Design Criteria for Saudi Arabia," Proceeding of the Tenth World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, July 1992, Madrid, Spain. 

21)              M. S. Al-Haddad, G.H. Siddiqi, R. Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, A. Necioglu, and N. Turkelli, "A Basis for Evaluation of Seismic Hazard and Design Criteria for Saudi Arabia," (In Arabic) Proceddings of  the  International Syposium on  Seismic Risk and Mitigation of its Effects,   April  1992, Allepo, Syria. 

22)              A. M. Arafah, and G. H. Siddiqi, "Evaluation of Wind Loads in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the Third Saudi Engineering Conference. pp. 932-938, April 28- May 1, 1991, King Saud University, Riyad, Saudi Arabia. 

23)            A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, M. Al-Haddad, A.El-Tayeb, G. Al-Sulimani, and F. Wafa, "Basic Studies Towards Reliability-Based Design Criteria for R.C. Buildings in the Kingdom," Proceedings of the Third Saudi Engineering Conference, pp. 818-822, April 28- May 1, 1991, King Saud University, Riyadd, Saudi Arabia. 

24)            M. S. Al-Haddad, R. Z. Al-Zaid,  K. Wazira, and A. M. Arafah,  "Seismic Design Criteria for Buildings in Haql Region," Proceedings of the Third Saudi Engineering Conference,  pp. 939-945, April 28 - May 1, 1991, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

25)              M. S. Al-Haddad,  A. M. Arafah,  and A. El-Hindi, "Insensitivity of Flexural Strength of RC Beams to the Reduction in Compressive Strength of Concrete," ACI Load Testing Symposium, Philadelphia Convention, Nov. 13, 1990, Philadelphia, USA. 

26)              A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, M. Al-Haddad, A. El-Tayeb, G. Al-Sulimani, and F. Wafa, "Basic Studies Towards the Development of R.C. Building Code in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the  Third Arab Structural Engineering Conference, pp. 357-373, March  5-8, 1989, U.A.E. University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates. 

27)              R. Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, and M. S. Al-Haddad, "Variability of Compressive Strength of Concrete Produced in Riyadh Area," Proceedings of the Third Arab Structural Engineering Conference, pp. 302-314, Volume 1,  5-8 March 1989, U.A.E. University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates.   

28)            A. El-Tayeb, A. M. Arafah, and A. Al-Yousef, "Errors in Concrete Structures in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Proceedings of the Third Arab Structural Engineering Conference, pp. 74-90, March 5-8, 1989, U.A.E. University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates. 

29)              A. M. Arafah, and A. S Nowak, "Sensitivity Analysis for Structural Errors",  Proceedings of  National Science Foundation and American Society of Civil Engineers Workshop on Human Errors, 1986,  Ann Arbor, Michgan, USA.  

 

Refereed Technical Works 

1)        A. M. Arafah, R. Z. Al-Zaid, M. Al-Haddad, A. El-Tayeb, G. Al-Sulimani, and F. Wafa, "Development of a Solid Foundation for a Local Reinforced Concrete Building Code," Final Report, Project No. AR-9-34, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST),  Two Volumes, 436 Pages, October 1992, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

           The study included six progress reports as follows:

            Progress Reoprt   Pages   Date

           First             106             June 1988

           Second             120             December 1988

           Third             172             July 1989

           Fourth             90             November 1989

           Fifth             215             October 1990

           Sixth             71             July 1991    

2)        A. M. Arafah, F. H. Al-Sugair, E. A. Sharaf, and Ahmed S. Nuoreldin,"Adaptation of a Reliability Based Code for the Design of Flexible Pavement in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,"  Final Report, Project No. AR-11-57, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST),  Two Volumes, 312 Pages, Jan. 1995, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

            The study included five progress reports as follows:

           Progress Reoprt   Pages   Date

           First      176             April 1992

           Second  120             October 1992

           Third     99             April 1993

           Fourth   69             November 1993

           Fifth             105             May 1994

 

 3)        M. S. AL-Haddad, G.H. Siddiqi, R. Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, A. Necioglu, and N. Turkelli, "A Study Leading to a Preliminary Seismic Design Criteria in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,"  Final Report, Project No. AR-9-31, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST),  Three Volumes, 296 Pages, October 1992, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

            The study included six progress reports as follows:

            Progress Reoprt   Pages   Date

           First      102             January 1988

           Second  91             June 1988

           Third     58             December 1988

           Fourth   82             May 1989

           Fifth             105             July 1990

           Sixth             104             August 1991    

 

4)        R.Z. Al-Zaid, A. M. Arafah, M. S. Al-Haddad, G. Al-Sulaimani, and G. H. Siddiqi, "Development of a National Design Code for RC Buildings - Phase II, "  Project No. AR-12-58, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology KACST, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

           The study is in progress and scheduled to be completed in one year. Five progress reports have been submitted as follows:

            Progress Reoprt   Pages   Date

           First      221             August 1993

           Second  206             June 1994

           Third     144             December 1994

           Fourth   171             July 1995

           Fifth             112             February 1996

 

 
Unrefereed Works 

1)         A. M. Arafah,  E. A. Sharaf, V. Spyrakos, and A. Kolombaris,"A correlation Study of Truck Axle Weight between Static Weighing Scales and Weight-in-Motion for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Final Report, King Saud University, College of Engineering, Reasech Center, No. C04/14/17, June 1996, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

2)         A. M. Arafah, "Rliability of Structural Systems," Advances in Structural Engineering, A Short Course During the Third Saudi Engineering Conference, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 24-27, 1991. 

3)         A. M. Arafah, "Extreme Value Analysis of Wind Speeds," Advances in Structural Engineering, A Short Course During the Third Saudi Engineering Conference, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 24-27, 1991. 

4)         A. M. Arafah   " A Basis for R.C. Building Code in the Kingdom",  a  paper presented in the Sixth Meeting of the ACI-Saudi Chapter, 12-13 April 1994, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

5)         F. A. Al-Mashary, Y. A. Al-Salloum, A. M. Arafah and G.H Siddiqi, "Strengthening of Transmission Towers of the National Guard - Alrass 132 kV Transmission Line," A Report Submitted to the Saudi Consolidated Electricity Company (SCECO), June 1993. 

6)         F. A. Al-Mashary, Y. A. Al-Salloum, A. M. Arafah and G.H Siddiqi, "Failure Investigation and Strengthening of Transmission Towers of the Batra - Aqlat Asuqur 132 kV Transmission Line," A Report Submitted to the Saudi Consolidated Electricity Company (SCECO), January 1994. 

7)         E. A. Sharaf,  A. M. Arafah,  V. Spyrakos,  A. Kolombaris, and A. Al-Mansour, "Applicability  and Recommendation of Dry Friction Standards for the Kingdom's Road Network," Final Report, King Saud University, College of Engineering, Research Center, No. C03/14/16, Jan. 1996, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

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