Biography

Adil Al-Tamimi is a Professor in Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, University of Strathclyde, UKCoordinator of the Institute of Materials Systems “IMS” IMS was established in 2001 based on the recommendations of GCC Ministers for Public Works and Housing to promote Materials Research and Education. IMS Objectives are to conduct applied research focused on materials properties and applications in harsh environments; assist governmental departments in establishing local and regional codes of practice; provide independent technical evaluation and consultation services on materials-related issues; enhance education through seminars, conferences, and short courses; and establish collaboration with similar centers of excellence worldwide. College / Department: College of Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Teaching Areas: Construction Materials, Design of Sustainable/Green Buildings, High Performance Concrete, Composite Materials, Engineering Safety, Engineering Quality Control Research Areas: 3D Concrete Printing, Green Buildings, High-Performance Concrete Design & Applications in Harsh Environment, Sustainability/Green Buildings Design, Safety, Composite Materials.
Published over 100 papers in journals and proceedings, three book chapters, and co-authored two books. Education: Ph.D., Structural Engineering, University of Strathclyde MS, Structural Engineering, University of Strathclyde BS, Civil Engineering, University of Technology Professional Experience: Assistant/Associate/Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2000 - Present) Lecturer at University of Paisley ñ Scotland, United Kingdom(1997 - 2000) Research Fellow at University of Paisley, United Kingdom(1995 - 1997) Researcher at University of Paisley, United Kingdom(1991 - 1995) Post-Graduate Study and Teaching Assistant at University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom(1985 - 1990) Site Engineer at National Oil Company ñ Basra, Iraq, Iraq(1982 - 1985) Lecturer at Technical Institute of Basra, Iraq, Iraq(1977 - 1982) Memberships: Association of Building Engineers, UK, 2008 - 2013