Mohamed   Abdel-Raheem

Assistant Professor  

Phone: (956) 665-6050
Email: mohamed.abdelraheem@utrgv.edu

Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Raheem

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Construction, Optimization, Green Building,
    • Material, Sustainability, Artificial Intelligence
  • Education

    • PhD, Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2011
    • MS, Industrial Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2010
  • Currently Teaching

    CIVE 4392 01 - CE Senior Project:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    CIVE 3300 01 - Directed Res/Intern/Co-Op:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Francisco Fernandez, Frank Adams, Joel Levy, Valerie Holmes, Mary Neidhart, and Peter Mansell. "Cognitive Impairment Due to AIDS-Related Complex and Its Response to Psychostimulants," Psychosomatics 29, no. 1 (1988): 38-46.

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem, C. Cantu, and Xiaohui Wang. "A Framework for a New Tool for Contract Time Determination," Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem, A. Neira, and Xiaohui Wang. "Assessment of the Current Contract Time Determination Systems Used by TxDOT," Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem and Carlos Trevino. "Discussion of “Location Optimization of Tower Crane and Allocation of Material Supply Points in a Construction Site Considering Operating and Rental Costs” by Moussavi Nadoushani, Z. S., Hammad, A. W., & Akbarnezhad, A.," Journal of Construction Engineering and Management .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem, Lizeth Santana, Miguel Cordova, and Bilkis Martinez. "Uses of Red Mud as a Construction Material," ASCE - AEI Proceedings, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem, Rosvel O. Elizondo, , Bilkis Martinez, Jairo Ruiz,, Manuel A. Reyes,, and Rosie Sanchez, . Red Mud as a Construction Material. Proceed. of Engineering Sustainability 2017, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem and Carlos Trevino. "A Modified Ant Colony Optimization Method for Solving the Single Tower Crane Allocation Problem," CSCE: Proceed. Of 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem and Bilkis Martinez. "Further Experimentation on the Utilization of Gasifier Ash in Mortar," Proceed. Of 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem, Lizeth Santana, and Bilkis Martinez. "Utilization of Red Mud as Partial Cement in Cement Mortar," Proceed. Of 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, .

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem and Carlos Trevino. "Single Tower Crane Allocation Using Ant Colony Optimization," ASCE International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering 2017, .



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. Additional Work - Enhanced Production Rate Establishment to Ascertain Construction Activity Durations, Texas Department of Transportation, $96,000.00 (December 12, 2016 - August 31, 2018)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. Enhanced Production Rate Establishment to Ascertain Construction Activity Durations, Texas Department of Transportation, $267,855.82 (September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2018)



Selected Presentations


  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Single Tower Crane Allocation Using Ant Colony Optimization," 2017 International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering (IWCCE 2017), , ASCE - IWCCE, Seattle -WA (June 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "A Modified Ant Colony Optimization Method for Solving the Single Tower Crane Allocation Problem," 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, CSCE/CRC, Vancouver -BC, Canada (May 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Further Experimentation on the Utilization of Gasifier Ash in Mortar," 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, CSCE/CRC, Vancouver, BC - Canada (May 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Utilization of Red Mud as Partial Cement in Cement Mortar," 2017 CSCE Annual Conference, CSCE/CRC, Vancouver, BC - Canada (May 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Uses of Red Mud as a Construction Material," AEI 7th Biennial Professional Conference , ASCE- AEI, Oklahoma City, OK (April 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Utilization of Gasifier Ash as Partial Cement and Sand Replacement in Cement Mortar," AEI 7th Biennial Professional Conference , ASCE- AEI, Oklahoma City, OK (April 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Red Mud as a Construction Material," Engineering Sustainability 2017, Mascaro Center for Sustainability - Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA (April 2017)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Framework for an Optimization Model for Light Design in Retail Stores," Construction Research Congress 2016 , ASCE- CRC, San Juan - PR (May 2016)

  • Mohamed Abdel-Raheem. "Factors Affecting Social Sustainability in Highway Projects in Missouri," International Conference on Sustainable Design, Engineering and Construction, ICSDEC - Arizona state University, Tempe -AZ (May 2016)

Current Courses

CIVE 4392 01 - CE Senior Project:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
CIVE 3300 01 - Directed Res/Intern/Co-Op:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses