Full Name:
Fady Mohamed Badran Mohamed Abdelaal
Academic Rank:
Assistant Professor
ASU Email:
fady.mohamed@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Structural Engineering
Graduation Year:
2004


Degrees:
-Ph.D. (September 2008-October 2013): Queen’s University, Canada

-M.Sc. (December 2004-April 2008): Ain Shams University, Egypt

-B.Sc. (September 1999-July 2004): Ain Shams University, Egypt
Awards:
-Geosynthetics International Award for one of the best three papers published in the journal in 2014: Abdelaal, F. B., Rowe, R. K., and Brachman, R. W. I. (2014a). Brittle rupture of an aged HDPE geomembrane at local gravel indentations under simulated field conditions. Geosynthetics International, 21(1): 1-23.

-Geosynthetics International Award for the best paper published in the journal in 2013: Rowe, R.K., Abdelaal, F.B. & Brachman, R.W.I. (2013). Antioxidant depletion of HDPE geomembrane with sand protection layer. Geosynthetics International, 20, No. 2, 73-89.

-Graduate Student Presentation Award: National Canadian Geotechnical Society’s (CGS) Competition for 2012 (2nd Prize). http://www.cgs.ca/awards-2012.php

-NSERC CREATE: STEWARD student scholarship: January 2011 to December 2012.

-Queen’s Graduate Award: 2008-2013.

Books:
Not Available
Published Research:
1. Abdelaal, F.B., Rowe, R.K, Hsuan, Y.G. and Awad, R. (2015). Effect of high temperatures on the physical and mechanical properties of HDPE geomembranes in air, Geosynthetics International, 22(3):207-224.

2. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2015a). Effect of high pH found in low level radioactive waste leachates on the antioxidant depletion of a HDPE geomembrane. Special issue of ASCE's Journal of Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (ASCE-JHTRW) titled "perspectives in hazardous and nuclear waste disposal- analysis, design and practice". (http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.2153-5515.0000262 )

3. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2015b). Durability of three HDPE Geomembranes immersed in different fluids at 85oC, ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ASCE-JGGE), 141(2): 04014106-1.

4. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2014a). Effect of high temperatures on antioxidant depletion from different HDPE geomembranes. Geotextiles and Geomembranes, 42(4): 284-301.

5. Abdelaal, F. B., Rowe, R. K., and Brachman, R. W. I. (2014a). Brittle rupture of an aged HDPE geomembrane at local gravel indentations under simulated field conditions. Geosynthetics International, 21(1): 1-23.

6. Abdelaal, F.B., Rowe, R.K. and Islam, M.Z. (2014b). Effect of leachate composition on the long-term performance of a HDPE geomembrane. Geotextiles and Geomembranes, 42(4): 384-362.

7. Rowe, R.K. and Abdelaal. F.B. (2016). Antioxidant depletion Stage of a HDPE Geomembrane with HALS in low pH heap leach pad environment. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (10.1139/cgj-2016-0026).

8. Rowe, R.K., Abdelaal, F.B. and Islam, M.Z. (2014). Aging of HDPE geomembrane of three different thicknesses, ASCE, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (ASCE-JGGE), 140(5): 04014005.

9. Rowe, R.K., Abdelaal, F.B. and Brachman, R.W.I. (2013). Antioxidant depletion of HDPE geomembrane with sand protection layer, Geosynthetics International, 20(2):73-89.

Published Research in Confernces:
1. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2014b). Effect of chlorinated water on the antioxidant depletion of HDPE geomembrane without HALS. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Berlin, September 2014 CD-ROM Paper #83, 7p.

2. Abdelaal, F.B., and Rowe, R.K. (2014c). Application of a four-parameter exponential decay model for modelling antioxidant depletion in HDPE geomembranes. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Berlin, September 2014 CD-ROM Paper #274, 8p.

3. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2014d). Antioxidant depletion from a LLDPE geomembrane in an extremely high pH solution. Proceedings of Geosynthetics Mining Solutions 2014. 8-11 September 2014, Vancouver, BC, Canada, CD-ROM, pp. 225-235.

4. Abdelaal, F.B. and Rowe, R.K. (2013). Antioxidant depletion of HDPE geomembrane without HALS in an extreme environment. Proceedings of Geosynthetics 2013 Conference, Long Beach, CA, USA. CD-ROM, pp. 127-133.

5. Abdelaal, F.B., Rowe, R.K., Smith, M., Brachman, R.W.I. and Thiel, R. (2012). Antioxidant depletion from HDPE and LLDPE geomembranes without HALS in and extremely low pH solution. The 2nd Pan American Geosynthetic Conference and Exhibition, GeoAmericas 2012, Lima, Peru, CD-ROM, 9p.

6. Abdelaal, F.B., Rowe, R.K., Smith, M. and Thiel, R. (2011). OIT depletion in HDPE geomembranes used in contact with solutions having very high and low pH. Proceedings of the 14th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Toronto, Canada, CD-ROM, 7p.

7. Morsy, M.S., Rowe, R.K. and Abdelaal, F.B. (2016). Antioxidant depletion from HDPE and LLDPE geomembranes in chlorinated water. 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics, Geo-Americas 2016, 10-13 April 2016-Miami Beach, USA.

8. Rowe, R.K., Abdelaal, F.B., Islam, M.Z., and Hsuan Y.G. (2010). The strange effect of increasing temperature in accelerated ageing of HDPE GMBs immersed in liquids. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Geosynthetics, Guaruja, Brazil, pp. 793-798.

9. Eid, M.M., Abdelrahman, M.T., and Abdelaal, F.M.B. (2009). Sand bentonite mixture as secondary liners in landfills. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 2009, pp. 225-228.

Educational and Research Projects:
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