Hisham M Nofal

Assoc Professor - Visiting

Old Chemistry Building

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CEAS - Civil & Arch Eng & Const Mgmt - 0071

University of Cincinnati
Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0072

Professional Summary

Dr. Nofal has more than 18 years of experience as a consultant in the geotechnical engineering evaluation of slope stability and stabilization, bearing capacity of shallow and deep foundations, static and seismic settlement, seismic deformation of embankements and earth retaining structures.

Education

B.Sc. , Zagazig University Egypt, 1986 (Civil Engineering)

Diploma, American University in Cairo Egypt, 1988 (Computer Science)

M.Sc., University of California, Irvine California, USA, 1994 (Civil Engineering)

Ph.D., University of California, Irvine California, USA, 1998 (Civil Engineering)

Positions and Work Experience

01-2006 -04-2017 Senior Project Engineer, Geotechnical design and analysis, CH2M, Santa Ana, California

02-1999 -01-2006 Project Engineer, Geotechnical design and analysis, AECOM, Los Angeles, California

Research and Practice Interests

1. Soil-structure interaction of deep foundations and underground structures
2. Seismic deformation of embankements and earth retaining structures

Research Support

Grant: #32390 / FHA E180657 Investigators:Buchberger, Steven; Elzarka, Hazem; Nofal, Hisham 07-25-2018 -01-25-2019 Federal Highway Administration Develop Efficiencies and Versatilities for Roadway Drainage Maintenance Role:Collaborator $69,676.67 Active Level:Federal

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati
Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45221-0072
Phone: (513) 556 2759
hisham.nofal@uc.edu