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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 2015-03-01)
    The elastic period has a primary role in the seismic assessment of buildings. Reliable calculations and/or estimates of the fundamental frequency of a building and its site are essential during analysis and design ...
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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 2015-10-01)
    This paper deals with different modeling aspects of masonry infill: no infill model, Layered shell infill model, and strut infill model. These models consider the complicated behavior of the in-filled plane frames under ...
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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 2016-12-01)
    The retrofitting of existing buildings to resist the seismic loads is very important to avoid losing lives or financial disasters. The aim at retrofitting processes is increasing total structure strength by increasing ...
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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 2015-10-01)
    A 15-storey RC building, studied in this paper, is representative of modern building type constructed in Madina City in Saudi Arabia before 10 years ago. These buildings are almost consisting of reinforced concrete ...
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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering Vol:9, No:1, 2015, 2015-01-01)
    Early pre-code reinforced concrete structures present undetermined resistance to earthquakes. This situation is particularly unacceptable in the case of essential structures, such as healthcare structures and pilgrims' ...
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    Alguhane, Tarek M.; Khalil, Ayman H.; Fayed, M. N.; Ismail, Ayman M. (International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering Vol:9, No:1, 2015, 2015-01-01)
    An existing RC building in Madinah is seismically evaluated with and without infill wall. Four model systems have been considered i.e. model I (no infill), model IIA (strut infill-update from field test), model IIB ...