Journal Articles – 2017

Soliman, E., Aboubakr«, S. H., Reda Taha, M.M., “Estimating Fracture Toughness of C-S-H using Nanoindentation and The Extended Finite Element Method”, International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics, In press, 2018. Link

Genedy«, M., Chennareddy«, R., Soliman, E., Kandil, U. F., Reda Taha, M.M. “Improving Shear Strength of GFRP Bolted Lap Joints Using Carbon Nanotubes”, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol. 36, No. 13, pp. 958-971, 2017.Link

Douba«, A.E., Emiroglu, M., Tarefder, R., Kandil, U. F., Reda Taha, M. M., “Improving fracture toughness of polymer concrete using carbon nanotubes”, Journal of Transportation Research Board (TRB), Vol. 2612, pp. 96–103, 2017.Link

Emiroglu, M., Douba«, A.E., Tarefder, R., Kandil, U. F., Reda Taha, M. M., “New Polymer Concrete with Superior Ductility and Fracture Toughness Using Alumina Nanoparticle”, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 29, No. 8, DOI:, 2017.Link

Nehdi, M., El-Dieb, A. S., Reda Taha, M. M. “Recycling Tire Rubber in Cement-Based Materials”, ACI SP-314: Eco-Efficient and Sustainable Concrete Incorporating Recycled Post-Consumer and Industrial Byproducts, Nehdi, N., Ed., 2017.Link

Khan, A., Borowski«, E., Soliman, E., Reda Taha, M.M. “Examining Energy Dissipation of Deployable Aerospace Composites Using Matrix Viscoelasticity”, ASCE Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 5, DOI:, 2017.Link

Moon, J., Reda Taha, M.M., Kim, J. J..,“ Flexural Strengthening of RC Slabs Using A Hybrid FRP-UHPC System Including Shear Connector”, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 2017, Article ID 4387545, 7 pp., , 2017.Link

Kanann«, D. M., Aboubakr«, S., H., El-Dieb, A. S., Reda Taha, M.M. “High Performance Concrete Incorporating Ceramic Waste Powder as Large Replacement of Portland Cement”, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 144, pp. 35-41, 2017.Link

Chennareddy«, R., Reda Taha, M. M., “Effect of Combining NSM and U-Wrap FRP Strengthening Techniques on Behavior of RC Beams”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 114, No. 3, pp: 719-728, 2017.Link

Genedy«, M., Kandil, U. F., Matteo, E., Stormont, J., Reda Taha, M. M., “A new polymer nanocomposite repair material for restoring wellbore seal integrity”, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Vol. 58, pp. 290-298, 2017.Link

Al-Sabagh, A., Taha«, E., Kandil, U. F., Awadallah, A. E., Nasr, G., Reda Taha, M.M. “Monitoring moisture damage propagation in GFRP composites using carbon nanoparticles”, Polymers, Vol. 9, No. 94, doi:10.3390/polym9030094, 2017.Link

Douba«, A., Genedy«, M., Matteo, E., Kandil, U. F., Stormont, J., Reda Taha, M.M. “The Significance of Nanoparticles on Bond Strength of Polymer Concrete to Steel”, International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, Vol. 74, pp. 77-85, 2017.Link

Awadallah, A. E., Aboul-Enein, A. A., Kandil, U. F., and Reda Taha, M.M. “Facile and large-scale synthesis of high quality few-layered graphene nano-platelets via methane decomposition over unsupported iron family catalysts”, Polymer Chemistry & Physics, Vol. 191, pp. 75-85, 2017.Link

Gomez«, S., Sobolik, S., Matteo, E., Reda Taha, M. M., Stormont, J., “Investigation of wellbore microannulus permeability under stress via experimental wellbore mock-up and finite element modeling”, Computers and Geotechniques, Vol. 83, pp. 168-177, 2017.Link