AYMAN ELZOHAIRY, PH.D., EIT

Dr. Ayman Elzohairy

Assistant Professor

Department of Engineering & Technology
Phone: 903-468-8683
Fax: 903-886-5960
Email: Ayman.Elzohairy@tamuc.edu
Website: http://faculty.tamuc.edu/aelzohairy/

EDUCATION

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA 08/2013 – 07/2018

Ph.D. in Structural Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dissertation title: “Monotonic and Fatigue assessment of Post-Tensioned Steel-Concrete Composite Beams”

Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt 09/2005 – 04/2010

M.Sc. in Structural Engineering Department of Structural Engineering

Thesis title: “Strengthening of Continuous Composite Beams Using FRP”

Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt 09/1999 – 06/2004

B.Sc. in Civil Engineering


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Academic:

Assistant Professor,  Department  of Engineering  &  Technology,  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, USA,  09/2019 - Present

Ad-Interim Assistant Professor,  Department  of Engineering  &  Technology,  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, USA, 01/2019 – 05/2019

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA  08/2018 – 12/2018

Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA  08/2013 – 07/2018

Lecturer, Department of Structural Engineering, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt.  05/2010 – 08/2013

Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Structural Engineering, Zagazig  University, Zagazig, Egypt. 03/2006 – 04/2010

Industrial (Part-time):

BCE-Behairy Consulting Engineering: Structural design (High Rise Building and bridge design sections)  03/2007 – 08/2007

PCE-Pyramids Consulting Engineering: Structural design (High Rise Building and bridge section)  08/2004 – 08/2006

RESEARCH PROJECTS

Effect of External Post-Tensioning on Fatigue Life of Shear Connectors in Steel-Concrete Composite Beams  03/2014 – 04/2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA. Sponsored by the Egyptian Cultural and Educational Bureau, DeLong’s Inc., and Coreslab Structures Inc.

Experimental Investigation of Precast Prestressed Reinforced Concrete Segmental  Beams  03/2015 – 10/2017

Civil Engineering Department, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq. Sponsored by the University of Baghdad and Hammurabi Contracting Company.

Strengthening of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams with CFRP Laminates at Hogging Moment Regions  04/2008 – 03/2009

Department of Structural Engineering, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt. Sponsored by Zagazig University and Sika Egypt.

PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers: 

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., and Saucier, A. (2019). "Effect of Externally Post-Tensioned Tendons on the Fatigue Behavior of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams" Structures Congress (ASCE), Orlando, FL, April 25-27.

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., and Saucier, A. (2019). “Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Strengthened with Externally Post-Tensioned Tendons under Fatigue” Journal of Bridge Engineering (ASCE).

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., and Saucier, A. (2019). “Fatigue tests on steel-concrete composite beams subjected to sagging moments” Journal of Structure Engineering (ASCE).

Al-Sherrawi, M., Allawi, A. A., AL-Bayati, B., Al Gharawi, M., and El-Zohairy, A. (2018). “Behavior of Precast Prestressed Concrete Segmental Beams” Civil Engineering Journal, 4 (3): 488-496.

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., Shaaban, H., Mustafa, S., and Shihy, A. (2018). “FE Analysis and Parametric Study of Continuous Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Stiffened with Post-tensioned Tendons” Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, 21(6): 933-945 DOI: 10.1177/1369433217732495

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., Fawzy, H., Mustafa, S., and Shihy, A. (2017). “Experimental and FE Parametric Study on Continuous Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Strengthened with CFRP Laminates” Journal of Construction & Building Materials, 157: 885-898.

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2017). “Parametric Study for Post-Tensioned Composite Beams with External Tendons” Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, 20 (10): 1433-1450. DOI: 10.1177/1369433216684352

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., Fawzy, H., Mustafa, S., and Shihy, A. (2015). “Finite Element Modeling of Externally Post-Tensioned Composite Beams” Journal of Bridge Engineering (ASCE), 20 (12). DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0000756

El-Shihy A. M., Fawzy H. M., Mustafa S. A. A., El-Zohairy A. A. (2010). “Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Composite Beams Strengthened with CFRP Laminates in Hogging Moment Region” Journal of Steel and Composite Structures, 10 (3): 439-453.

Conference Proceedings

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., and Saucier, A. (2019). “Experimental Study on Fatigue Performance of Steel- concrete Composite Girders” SEM Annual Conference, June 4-7, 2018, Greenville, SC. DOI.org/10.1007/978- 3-319-95879-8_13

Al-Sherrawi, M., Allawi, A. A., AL-Bayati, B., Al Gharawi, M., and El-Zohairy, A. (2019). “Experimental Investigation of Segmental Post-tensioned Girders” SEM Annual Conference, June 4-7, 2018, Greenville, SC. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-95053-2_12

Allawi, A. A., AlBayati, A., Al Gharawi, M., and El-Zohairy, A. (2019). “Experimental and Numerical Evaluations of Live Load Distributions of Steel-Concrete Composite Bridge” SEM Annual Conference, June 4-7, 2018, Greenville, SC. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-95053-2_13

Allawi, A. A., Al-Sherrawi, M., Al Gharawi, M., and El-Zohairy, A. (2019). “A Case Study to Evaluate Live Load Distributions for Pre-stressed RC Bridge” SEM Annual Conference, June 4-7, 2018, Greenville, SC. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-95053-2_11

El-Zohairy, A. and Salim, H. (2017). “Numerical Analysis of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Strengthened with Pre-stressed CFRP Plates” American Society for Composites (ASC) 32nd Annual Technical Conference, October 23-25.

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., Fawzy, H., Mustafa, S., and Shihy, A. (2017). “Behavior of Continuous Steel- Concrete Composite Beams Reinforced with CFRP sheets” American Society for Composites (ASC) 32nd Annual Technical Conference, October 23-25.

El-Zohairy, A. and Salim, H. (2017). “Behavior of Post-tensioned Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Subjected to Hogging Moments” American Society for Composites (ASC) 32nd Annual Technical Conference, October 23-25.

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2017). “Behavior of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams under Fatigue Loads” Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Indianapolis, IN, June 12-15. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-62831-8_14

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H., Shaaban, H., Mostafa S. (2017). “Continuous Composite Beams Stiffened with CFRP Sheet at the Hogging Moment Region” Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Indianapolis, IN, June 12-15. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-63552-1_7

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2017). “Parametric Study of External Strengthening of Composite Beams using Post-Tensioned Tendons” Structures Congress (ASCE), Denver, CO, April 6-8, 58-67. DOI: 10.1061/9780784480403.006

Conference Presentations/Posters

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2017). “Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Subjected to Fatigue Loads”

Diverse Engineering Professionals Conference, Columbia, MO, October 7. (Poster)

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2015). “Fatigue Analysis of Composite Beams Strengthened with Externally Post-Tensioned Tendons” Mid-Continent Transportation Research Symposium, Ames, IA, August 19–20 (poster).

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2015). “Analysis of Composite Beams Strengthened with Externally Post- tensioned Tendons” 1st Annual Missouri Bridge Conference, Columbia, MO, April 9 (poster).

Manuscripts in Progress

El-Zohairy, A., Salim, H., and Saucier, A. (2018). “Effect of shear connectors’ arrangement on fatigue behavior of steel-concrete composite beams” Journal of Bridge Engineering (ASCE), in progress.

El-Zohairy, A. and Salim, H. (2018). “Fatigue property of post-tensioned steel-concrete composite beams with external tendons” Journal of Construction Steel Research, in progress.

Allawi, A. A., Shubber, A., and El-Zohairy, A. (2018). “Experimental Behavior of Laced Reinforced Concrete Beam under Static and Fatigue Loads” Journal of Advances in Structural Engineering, in progress.

Allawi, A. A., Shubber, A., and El-Zohairy, A. (2018). “Numerical Analysis and Parametric Study of Laced

Reinforced Concrete Beam under Static Load” Journal of Engineering Structures, in progress.

El-Zohairy, A., and Salim, H. (2018). “Finite Element Simulation of Fatigue Damage in the Concrete Deck of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams” Journal of Structural Engineering (ASCE), in progress.

El-Zohairy, A. and Salim, H. (2018). “Experimental and FE Analysis of Steel-Concrete Composite Beams Strengthened with Externally Post-tensioned Tendons under Static Loads” Journal of Journal of Steel and Composite Structures, in progress.

Allawi, A. AlBayati, A., Al Sharawi, M., Al Gharawi, M., and El-Zohairy, A. (2018). “Numerical Analysis and Parametric Study of Precast Prestressed Reinforced Concrete Segmental Beams” Journal of Engineering Structures, in progress.

MEMBERSHIPS

American Society of Civil Engineering (A.M.ASCE)

Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM)

Member of Egyptian Engineers Syndicate.