Yahia Zein

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  • 194 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
1986 …2019
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Research Output 1986 2019

  • 194 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 25 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 1 Comment/debate
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2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Polymers for stabilisation of Wahiba dune sands, Oman

Zein, Y., M. Al-Hashmi, A-A., Al-Abri, A. & Al-Shereiqi, A., May 1 2019, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Ground Improvement. 172, 2, p. 76-84 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dune sand
Oman
dune
polymers
stabilization
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

The use of skirts to improve the performance of a footing in sand

Al-Aghbari, M. Y. & Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Jan 31 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

footing
Bearing capacity
Sand
dune sand
sand
2016

An investigation of excessive seepage from the Al-Fulaij Recharge Dam, Oman

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Al-Hashmi, S. M. & Al-Rawas, A. A., 2016, In : Journal of Engineering Research. 13, 2, p. 124-136 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seepage
Dams
Gypsum
Embankments
Gravel
6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of dune sand-bentonite mixtures for use as landfill liners

Mohamedzein, Y., Al-Ghaithi, A., Al-Aghbari, M. & Tabook, B., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management. 42, 1, p. 25-34 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landfill liner
bentonite
dune
swelling
compressibility
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Wetting on the Shear Strength of Plastic Silty Sands

Elsharief, A. M., Mohamedzein, Y. E. A. & Saad, S. H., 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 265 GSP, p. 148-156 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wetting
Shear strength
shear strength
Wetting
Sand
5 Citations (Scopus)
plastic pipes
dune sand
Plastic pipe
pipes
dune

Finite Element Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles in Clays

Nur Eldayem, F. E. E. & Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 259 GSP, p. 175-182 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Piles
Clay
pile
Finite element method
clay

The Performance of Strip Footing Resting on Geogrid-Reinforced Dune Sand

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A. & Al-Aghbari, M. Y., 2016, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. 2016-January, 261 GSP, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

footing
dune
Sand
Reinforcement
Steel tanks
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory model tests on laterally loaded piles in plastic clay

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Nour Eldaim, F. A. E. & Abdelwahab, A. B., Jul 1 2013, In : International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 7, 3, p. 241-250 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

model test
Piles
Clay
pile
plastics
2012
7 Citations (Scopus)
Ashes
dune sand
Refuse incinerators
municipal solid waste
Municipal solid waste
2011
14 Citations (Scopus)
soil stabilization
sabkha
Oman
cement
Cements
7 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of an embankment supported on soft soil reinforced by stone columns

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A. & Al-Shibani, I. H., Nov 2011, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Ground Improvement. 164, 4, p. 213-224 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Embankments
soft soil
embankment
Soils
replacement
2010
4 Citations (Scopus)

Solidification of tank bottom sludge

Taha, R. A., Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Al-Rawas, A. A. & Al-Suleimani, Y., Jan 2010, In : Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 28, 1, p. 15-25 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solidification
Portland cement
cement
sludge
Solidification
2009
17 Citations (Scopus)
cement
dust
Dust
deserts
Cements
2006
4 Citations (Scopus)

Compressibility and shear strength of a residual soil

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A. & Aboud, M. H., Oct 2006, In : Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 24, 5, p. 1385-1401 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compressibility
residual soil
shear strength
Compressibility
Shear strength
6 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the performance of circular foundations using structural skirts

Al-Aghbari, M. Y. & Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., 2006, In : Ground Improvement. 10, 3, p. 125-132 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

footing
Bearing capacity
bearing capacity
sand
Sand
16 Citations (Scopus)

Sand-attapulgite clay mixtures as a landfill liner

Al-Rawas, A. A., Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Al-Shabibi, A. S. & Al-Katheiri, S., Oct 2006, In : Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 24, 5, p. 1365-1383 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landfill liner
landfills
Land fill
Clay
Sand
2 Citations (Scopus)

Site response and earthquake design spectra for central Khartoum, Sudan

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Abdalla, J. A. & Abdelwahab, A., Aug 2006, In : Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering. 4, 3, p. 277-293 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sudan
alluvial deposit
ground motion
Earthquakes
earthquakes
14 Citations (Scopus)

Stabilization of desert sands using municipal solid waste incinerator ash

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Al-Aghbari, M. Y. & Taha, R. A., Dec 2006, In : Geotechnical and Geological Engineering. 24, 6, p. 1767-1780 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
Refuse incinerators
municipal solid waste
Municipal solid waste
deserts
2005
23 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of crushed shales for use as compacted landfill liners

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Al-Rawas, A. A., Al-Aghbari, M. Y., Qatan, A. & Al-Rawas, A. H., Aug 30 2005, In : Engineering Geology. 80, 3-4, p. 271-281 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landfill liner
Hydraulic conductivity
Land fill
hydraulic conductivity
Shear strength
2004
15 Citations (Scopus)
Bearing capacity
bearing capacity
compressibility
soil
Soils
8 Citations (Scopus)

Model testing of strip footings with structural skirts

Al-Aghbari, M. Y. & Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Oct 2004, In : Ground Improvement. 8, 4, p. 171-177 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

footing
sand
Bearing capacity
Soils
Testing
2001
10 Citations (Scopus)

Probabilistic seismic hazard assessment of Sudan and its vicinity

Abdalla, J. A., Mohamedzein, Y. E. A. & Abdel Wahab, A., Aug 2001, Earthquake Spectra, 17, 3, p. 399-415 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Sudan
hazard assessment
seismic hazard
hazards
Hazards
1999
21 Citations (Scopus)

Finite element analysis of short piles in expansive soils

Mohamedzein, Y. E. A., Mohamed, M. G. & El Sharief, A. M., Apr 1999, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 24, 3, p. 231-243 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

expansive soil
Piles
pile
Soils
Finite element method
1986
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic penetration resistance and the prediction of the compressibility of a fine-grained sand—a laboratory study

Leonards, G. A., Alarcon, A., Frost, J. D., Mohamedzein, Y. E., Santamarina, J. C., Thevanayagam, S., Tomaz, J. E. & Tyree, J. L., Jun 1 1986, In : Geotechnique. 36, 2, p. 275-281 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle