Safat Al-Deen

Lecturer - Civil Engineering
Senior Lecturer

Scholarships are available for international students with excellent academic records. Students with research interest in metal, concrete  and composite structures are highly encouraged to apply for Ph.D.

 

Research Interests

  • Composite Steel-Concrete Structures
  • Non-linear and time dependent behaviour of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
  • Experimental methods in structural engineering
  • Image based measurement of the structures

PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles
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Tekle BH; Al-Deen S; Anwar-Us-Saadat M; Willans N; Zhang Y; Lee CK, 2021, 'Use of maturity method to estimate early age compressive strength of slab in cold weather', Structural Concrete, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/suco.202000693
2021
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M; Elahi MA; Subhani M; Hutchison W, 2021, 'A comparative study on the performance of cementitious composites resilient to airfield conditions', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 282, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2021.122709
2021
Li X; Ashraf M; Li H; Zheng X; Al-Deen S; Wang H; Hazell PJ, 2020, 'Experimental study on the deformation and of parallel bamboo Strand Lumber under drop-weight penetration impact', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 242, pp. 118135 - 118135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.118135
2020
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M; Hossain MM, 2020, 'Residual properties of conventional concrete repetitively exposed to high thermal shocks and hydrocarbon fluids', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 252, pp. 119072 - 119072, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.119072
2020
Pathak S; Watt S; Khennane A; Al-Deen S, 2020, 'Dynamical systems approach for the evaluation of seismic structural collapse and its integration into PBEE framework', Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, vol. 135, pp. 106184 - 106184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.soildyn.2020.106184
2020
Pathak S; Khennane A; Watt S; Al-Deen S, 2020, 'Effectiveness of physics-based collapse criteria in seismic risk assessment of code-conforming low-rise RC framed structures', Structures, vol. 27, pp. 440 - 461, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2020.05.033
2020
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M; Hutchison W, 2020, 'Resistance of fly ash based geopolymer mortar to both chemicals and high thermal cycles simultaneously', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 239, pp. 117886 - 117886, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.117886
2020
Pathak S; Khennane A; Al-Deen S, 2020, 'Power based seismic collapse criterion for ductile and non-ductile framed structures', Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, vol. 18, pp. 5983 - 6014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10518-020-00925-w
2020
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M; Rashed MG; Hutchison W, 2020, 'Consequences of aircraft operating conditions at military airbases: degradation of ordinary mortar and resistance mechanism of acrylic and silica fume modified cement mortar', Road Materials and Pavement Design, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14680629.2020.1820892
2020
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M; Hutchison W; Hossain MM, 2020, 'Performance of amine cured epoxy and silica fume modified cement mortar under military airbase operating conditions', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 232, pp. 117280 - 117280, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.117280
2020
Li X; Ashraf M; Li H; Zheng X; Wang H; Al-Deen S; Hazell PJ, 2019, 'An experimental investigation on Parallel Bamboo Strand Lumber specimens under quasi static and impact loading', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.116724
2019
Hasan MJ; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2019, 'Behaviour of top-seat double web angle connection produced from austenitic stainless steel', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 155, pp. 460 - 479, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2018.12.015
2019
Kumer Shill S; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2019, 'Saponification and scaling in ordinary concrete exposed to hydrocarbon fluids and high temperature at military airbases', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 215, pp. 765 - 776, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.04.215
2019
Ahmed S; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2018, 'Design rules for stainless steel welded I-columns based on experimental and numerical studies', Engineering Structures, vol. 172, pp. 850 - 868, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2018.06.080
2018
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2018, 'Concrete durability issues due to temperature effects and aviation oil spillage at military airbase a comprehensive review', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 160, pp. 240 - 251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2017.11.025
2018
Al-Deen S, 2018, 'Hydro-mechanical analysis of non-uniform shrinkage development and its effects on steel-concrete composite slabs', Steel and Composite Structures, vol. 26, pp. 303 - 314, http://dx.doi.org/10.12989/scs.2018.26.3.303
2018
Rana MM; Lee CK; Al-Deen S; Zhang YX, 2018, 'Flexural behaviour of steel composite beams encased by engineered cementitious composites', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 143, pp. 279 - 290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2018.01.004
2018
Mendis ASM; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2018, 'Flexural shear behaviour of reinforced Crumbed Rubber Concrete beam', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 166, pp. 779 - 791, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.01.150
2018
Mendis ASM; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2017, 'Effect of rubber particles on the flexural behaviour of reinforced crumbed rubber concrete beams', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 154, pp. 644 - 657, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2017.07.220
2017
Mendis ASM; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2017, 'Behaviour of similar strength crumbed rubber concrete (CRC) mixes with different mix proportions', Construction and Building Materials, vol. 137, pp. 354 - 366, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2017.01.125
2017
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Uy B, 2015, 'Non-uniform shrinkage in simply-supported composite steel-concrete slabs', Steel and Composite Structures: an international journal, vol. 18, pp. 375 - 394, http://dx.doi.org/10.12989/scs.2015.18.2.375
2015
Al-deen S; Ranzi G, 2015, 'Effects of non-uniform shrinkage on the long-term behaviour of composite steel-concrete slabs', International Journal of Steel Structures, vol. 15, pp. 415 - 432, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13296-015-6012-7
2015
Ranzi G; Al-Deen S; Ambrogi L; Uy B, 2013, 'Long-term behaviour of simply-supported post-tensioned composite slabs', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 88, pp. 172 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2013.05.010
2013
Ranzi G; Al-Deen S; Hollingum G; Hone T; Gowripalan S; Uy B, 2013, 'An experimental study on the ultimate behaviour of simply-supported post-tensioned composite slabs', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 89, pp. 293 - 306, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2013.07.013
2013
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2012, 'Long-term experiments of composite beams and connections', Magazine of Concrete Research, vol. 64, pp. 849 - 861, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/macr.10.00189
2012
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2011, 'Full-scale long-term experiments of simply supported composite beams with solid slabs', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 67, pp. 308 - 321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2010.11.001
2011
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2011, 'Full-scale long-term and ultimate experiments of simply-supported composite beams with steel deck', Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 67, pp. 1658 - 1676, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2011.04.010
2011
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2011, 'Shrinkage effects on the flexural stiffness of composite beams with solid concrete slabs: an experimental study', Engineering Structures, vol. 33, pp. 1302 - 1315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2011.01.007
2011
AL-DEEN S; YAMAGUCHI A; ISHIHARA T; Ishihara T; Yamaguchi A; Fujino Y; Hattori Y; Ishihara S; Tanaka N; Tomokiyo E; Kitamura M; Uchida T; Maeda J; Ohya Y; Hui DKK; Kwok KCS; Hitchcock PA; Fok CH, 2006, 'MC4 Wind Energy And Topography 2', Wind Engineers, JAWE, vol. 2006, pp. 349 - 368, http://dx.doi.org/10.5359/jawe.2006.349
2006
Al-Deen S; Yamaguchi A; Ishihara I, 2006, 'A Physical Approach to Wind Speed Prediction for Wind Energy Forecasting', Journal of Wind Engineering
2006
Conference Papers
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Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2019, 'The Effect of Alkali to Fly Ash Ratio on the Durability of Geopolymer Mortar Against the Coupled Actions of Chemicals and High Thermal Cycles', Magnel Laboratory for Concrete Research Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 60 9052 Ghent, Ghent Belgium, presented at Durable Concrete for Infrastructure under Severe Conditions, Ghent Belgium, 10 September 2019 - 11 September 2019
2019
Pathak S; Khennane A; Al-Deen S, 2019, 'SEISMIC COLLAPSE RISK ASSESSMENT USING A POWER BASED PERFORMANCE INDICATOR', in 5th International Conference On Earthquake Engineering And Seismology, METU, Ankara, Turkey, presented at 5th International Conference On Earthquake Engineering And Seismology, METU, Ankara, Turkey, 08 October 2019 - 11 October 2019, http://www.5icees.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Hall-A-Building-Fragility-Chairman-Bekir-Ozer-Ay-METU.zip
2019
Al-Deen S; Mendis ASM, 2019, 'Behaviour of reinforced crumbed rubber concrete beams under various structural loads', in 29th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2019), Sydney, Australia, presented at 29th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2019), Sydney, Australia, 08 September 2019 - 11 September 2019
2019
Pathak S; Watt S; Khennane A; Al-Deen S, 2019, 'Evaluation of P-Delta instability in hardening oscillators using dynamical systems approach', in El Sawah, S. (ed.) MODSIM2019, 23rd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation., Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand, Canberra, presented at 23rd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM2019), Canberra, 01 December 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.36334/modsim.2019.a5.pathak
2019
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2019, 'Durability of Acrylic Latex and Silica Fume Modified Cement Mortar under Harsh Circumstances', in Araújo MA; Belie ND; Tittelboom KV (eds.), Magnel Laboratory for Concrete Research Technologiepark Zwijnaarde 60 9052 Ghent, Ghent University Belgium, presented at Durable Concrete for Infrastructure under Severe Conditions, Ghent, Belgium, 10 September 2019 - 11 September 2019
2019
Shill SK; Al-Deen S; Funnell FRT, 2019, 'The durability of geopolymer mortar under the coupled effects of hydrocarbon oils and high thermal cycles', in 29th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2019), Sydney, Australia, presented at 29th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2019), Sydney, Australia, 08 September 2019 - 11 September 2019
2019
Ahmed S; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2018, 'Experimental investigation on the buckling behaviour of stainless steel welded I-columns', in 13th International Conference on Steel, Space and Composite Structures, Perth, Australia, presented at 13th International Conference on Steel, Space and Composite Structures, Perth, Australia, 31 January 2018 - 02 February 2018
2018
Li X; Ashraf M; Li H; Zheng X; Ameri A; Al-Deen S, 2018, 'Behaviour of Parallel Bamboo Strand Lumber under compression loading–an experimental study', in Proceedings of MATEC Web of Conferences 275, Nanjing, China, presented at 1st International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Materials (ACEM1), Nanjing, China, 09 November 2018 - 11 November 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/201927501002
2018
Pathak S; Al-Deen S; Khennane A, 2018, 'Stochastic analysis of structural collapse based on extended energy method approach', in Australian Structural Engineering Conference: ASEC 2018, Engineers Australia, Adelaide, Australia, presented at Australian Structural Engineering Conference: ASEC 2018, Adelaide, Australia, 25 September 2018 - 28 September 2018, https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=966689939416475;res=IELENG
2018
Al-Deen S; Duane BW; Shill SK; Ashraf M, 2017, 'Durability Issues of Military Airfield Rigid Pavements due to Combined Influence of Chemical Oil Spills and Repeated Thermal Shocks from Jet Fighter Exhaust', in Procedings of 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia and 3rd International Congress on Durability of Concrete, 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, presented at 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, 23 October 2017 - 26 October 2017
2017
Hooley IW; Al-Deen S, 2017, 'Design of Cantilever Retaining Walls for Minimum Tilting Tendency', in Procedings of 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia and 3rd International Congress on Durability of Concrete, 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, presented at 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, 23 October 2017 - 26 October 2017
2017
Mendis ASM; Al-Deen S; Ashraf M, 2017, 'An Experimental Study on Flexural and Shear Behaviour of Reinforced Crumbed Rubber Concrete (CRC) Beams', in Procedings of 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia and 3rd International Congress on Durability of Concrete, 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, presented at 28th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Adelaide, Australia, 23 October 2017 - 26 October 2017
2017
Rana MM; Lee CK; Al-Deen S, 2017, 'A study on the bond stress-slip behavior between engineered cementitious composites and structural steel sections', in A study on the bond stress-slip behavior between engineered cementitious composites and structural steel sections, The Eurosteel 2017 Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, presented at The Eurosteel 2017 Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 13 September 2017 - 15 September 2017
2017
shill S; Al-Deen S; ashraf M, 2017, 'Thermal and Chemical Degradation of Portland Cement Concrete in the Military Airbase', in Thermal and Chemical Degradation of Portland Cement Concrete in the Military Airbase, 22nd International Conference on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate, Melbourne, Australia, presented at 22nd International Conference on Advancement of Construction Management and Real Estate, Melbourne, Australia, 20 November 2017 - 23 November 2017
2017
Pathak S; Khennane A; Al-Deen S, 2017, 'Energy Formulation for Seismic Collapse Assessment of RCC Structures: Improvements in Performance Design', in Energy Formulation for Seismic Collapse Assessment of RCC Structures: Improvements in Performance Design, Australian Earthquake Engineering Society 2017 Conference, Canberra, Australia, presented at Australian Earthquake Engineering Society 2017 Conference, Canberra, Australia, 24 November 2017 - 26 November 2017
2017
Al-Deen S, 2016, 'Influence of non-uniform shrinkage on the long-term behaviour of steel-concrete composite slabs', in Young B; Cai Y (ed.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures (ICSAS 2016), UNIV HONG KONG, DEPT CIVIL ENGINEERING, Hong Kong, presented at 8th International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures (ICSAS 2016), Hong Kong, 06 December 2016 - 09 December 2016, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000406839700146&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2016
Ahmed S; Ashraf M; Al-Deen S, 2015, 'EMPIRICAL BUCKLING CURVES FOR WELDED I-SECTION COLUMNS PRODUCED FROM STAINLESS STEEL', in Proceeding of the Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Lisbon, Portugal, presented at Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Lisbon, Portugal, 22 July 2015 - 24 July 2015
2015
Anwar-us-Saadat M; Ashraf M; Ahmed S; Al-Deen S, 2015, 'NUMERICAL INVESTIGATION OF STAINLESS STEEL SLENDER SECTIONS SUBJECTED TO COMBINED LOADING', in Proceeding of the Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Lisbon, Prtugal, presented at Eighth International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures (ICASS 2015), Lisbon, Prtugal, 22 July 2015 - 24 July 2015
2015
Ranzi G; Ambrogi L; Al-deen S; Uy B, 2012, 'Long-term Experiments of Post-tensioned Composite Slabs', in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on ADVANCES IN STEEL CONCRETE COMPOSITE AND HYBRID STRUCTURES, Research Publishing, Singapore, pp. 477 - 484, presented at 10th International Conference on ADVANCES IN STEEL CONCRETE COMPOSITE AND HYBRID STRUCTURES, Singapore, 02 July 2012 - 04 July 2012
2012
Ranzi G; Al-deen S; Uy B, 2012, 'An Experimental Study on the Service and Ultimate Behaviour of Post-Tensioned Composite Slabs', in ‘Innovative Infrastructures – Toward Human Urbanism’ 18th IABSE Congress Report, IABSE, Seoul, pp. 339 - 344, presented at 18th IABSE Congress, Seoul, 19 September 2012 - 21 September 2012
2012
Al-deen S; Ranzi G; Gilbert RI; Mackay-sim R, 2011, 'Tensile tests on edge-lifting anchors inserted in precast concrete panels', in Concrete 2011 - Building a Sustainable Future, Concrete Institute of Australia, Perth, pp. 1 - 10, presented at Concrete 2011 - 25th Biennial Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia, Perth, 12 October 2011 - 14 October 2011
2011
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2011, 'DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE LONG-TERM BEHAVIOUR OF COMPOSITE STEEL-CONCRETE BEAMS', in Ho LH (ed.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures (ICSAS 2011), RESEARCH PUBLISHING SERVICES, MALAYSIA, pp. 240 - 245, presented at 7th International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures (ICSAS), MALAYSIA, 13 July 2011 - 15 July 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.3850/978-981-08-9247-0_rp033-icsas11
2011
Vrcelj Z; Al-Deen S; Ranzi G, 2011, 'Long-term Experiments of Composite Steel-Concrete Beams', in Procedia Engineering, Elsevier BV, Netherlands, pp. 2807 - 2814, presented at 12th East Asia-Pacific Conference on Structural Engineering and Construction, EASEC12, Hong Kong, 26 January 2011 - 28 January 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2011.07.353
2011
Shayan S; Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2010, 'LONG-TERM BEHAVIOUR OF COMPOSITE STEEL CONCRETE SLABS: AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY', in Innovative Community Building, Engineers Australia, Australia, presented at The 5th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region and Australasian Structural Engineering Conference 2010, Sydney, 08 August 2010 - 12 August 2010
2010
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Zona A; Vrcelj Z, 2010, 'Long-term and ultimate experiments on composite steel concrete beams designed with partial shear connection', in Long-term and ultimate experiments on composite steel concrete beams designed with partial shear connection, The 5th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region and Australasian Structural Engineering Conference 2010, Sydney, presented at The 5th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region and Australasian Structural Engineering Conference 2010, Sydney, 08 August 2010 - 12 August 2010
2010
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2010, 'Long term experiments on composite floor systems: Members with continuous configuration and subjected to hogging moment with composite connections', in Long term experiments on composite floor systems: Members with continuous configuration and subjected to hogging moment with composite connections, The 5th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region and Australasian Structural Engineering Conference 2010, Sydney, presented at The 5th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region and Australasian Structural Engineering Conference 2010, Sydney, 08 August 2010 - 12 August 2010
2010
Al-Deen S; Ranzi G; Vrcelj Z, 2008, 'An experimental study on the long-term behaviour of full-scale composite steel-concrete beams', in Futures in Mechanics of Structures and Materials, Queensland, pp. 667 - 673, presented at 20th Australasian Conference of the Mechanics of Structures and Materials, Queensland, 02 December 2008 - 05 December 2008
2008
Al-Deen S; Yamaguchi A; Ishihara T, 2006, 'A Physical Approach to Wind Speed Prediction for Wind Energy Forecasting', in Proceedings of the Forth International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering, Forth International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering, Yokohama, Japan, presented at Forth International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering, Yokohama, Japan, 16 July 2006 - 19 July 2006
2006
Al-Deen S; Manzur T, 2004, 'Effect of Bridge Parameters on the Natural Periods of a Suspension Bridge', in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Protection of Structures Against Hazards, 2nd International Conference on Protection of Structures Against Hazards, Bankok, Thailand, presented at 2nd International Conference on Protection of Structures Against Hazards, Bankok, Thailand, 01 December 2004 - 03 December 2004
2004
Conference Posters
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Shill S; Al-Deen S, 2018, 'The Effect of The Advancement of The Royal Australian Air Force’s Aircraft on The Apron Concrete at Australian Airbases', UNSW Canberra, presented at Research Day 2018, UNSW Canberra, 30 October 2018
2018