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Faculty Profile

AHMED HAJMOHAMMAD-KHALIL AL-OSTAZ

CIVIL ENGINEERING
BREVARD FAMILY CHAIR IN CIVIL ENGINEERING AND PROFESSOR OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
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CIVIL ENGINEERING
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5364
Joined UM: 01/01/2002

Areas of Expertise

  • CIVIL ENGINEERING

Brief Bio

Dr. Ahmed Al-Ostaz is an Associate Professor of Civil Engineering at University of Mississippi. He joined the faculty members at Ole Miss in January, 2002. Before coming to Ole Miss, Dr. Al-Ostaz was a Visiting Assistant Professor at Composite Materials and Structures Center and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Mechanics at Michigan State University. Dr. Al-Ostaz's primary teaching interests are in structural mechanics. His research interests are in micro and macro mechanics of composite materials, elasticity and fracture mechanics, computational and experimental mechanics, impact dynamics, nano-structured - materials, and repair and rehabilitation of concrete structures.

Degrees

BS
CIVIL ENGINEERING
UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS/DHAHRAN, SAUDI ARABIA (1987)
MS
CIVIL ENGINEERING
KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM MINERALS/DHAHRAN, SAUDI, ARABIA (1991)
PHD
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY/EAST LANSING, MICHIGAN (1996)

Committee Memberships

Engineering Core Course Committee
Ad Hoc Committee
University Standing Committee
SOE-Adv Eng. Mathematics Core Comm.
Other Kind of Committee
University Standing Committee

Awards

School of Engineering Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2006
School of Engineering, Junior Faculty Research Award
2010
School of Engineering, Senior Faculty Research Award
2012
School of Engineering Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2013