Amgad A. Hussein

 

Associate Professor and Chair, Civil Engineering
B.Sc.(Eng.) Ain-Shams University, M.Eng., Ph.D. Memorial, P.Eng.

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Office:

EN–3014

Phone:

(709) 737–3312

Fax:

(709) 737–4042

E-mail:

ahussein [at] mun.ca


EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1998.

M.Eng. in Civil Engineering, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1990.

B.Sc. (Eng.) in Civil Engineering (Structures), Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1984.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Use of advanced composite materials as reinforcement for concrete structures.
  • Shear in concrete with particular emphasis on concrete plates and slabs.
  • Testing of concrete under generalized stress conditions.
  • Constitutive modeling of concrete structures.
  • Finite element analysis of concrete structures.

TEACHING

EXPERIENCE

PUBLICATIONS

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

  • Member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geo scientists of Newfoundland.
  • Member of the American Concrete Institute.
  • Member of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering.
  • Member of the Egyptian Syndicate of Professional Engineers.

AWARDS

  • The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (PEG-NL) Teaching Award in recognition of outstanding contribution to engineering education.
  • Designated Fellow of the School of Graduate Studies, Memorial University, 1995 (in recognition of outstanding achievement in a graduate program).
  • Memorial University Scholarship, 1991 – 1994.
  • Memorial University Fellowship, 1988 – 1990.
  • Ain–Shams University Distinction Scholarship 1980 – 1983.
  • Government of Egypt Distinction Award, 1979.