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Professor Dr. Alyaa Abbas AL-Attar
President and Vice chancellor of Scientific Affaires
Northern Technical University (NTU)

Iraq \ Mosul
Dr.alyaa@ntu.edu.iq

 

      Working success is one of my most important priorities, as I’m passionate about my job and creating the best and ideal art for management. I have a constant source of motivation to do my best, which is love of work. This passion led me to daily challenge myself and to learn new skills which helped me to do a better job. For example, I’ve taught myself how to use youth energy and current skills to challenge and solve challenges and produce results in scientific work management.  

Education
Salah al-Din University Bachelor of Civil Engineering 1995
Tikrit University Master in Structure 1998
Technology University PhD in Structure 2007

Academic Degrees
1 Bachelor Civil Engineering Salahaddin Iraq 1993
2 Master Structure Tikrit Iraq 1998
3 Ph.D. Structure Technology Iraq 2007

Scientific promotions
• Assistant Lecturer (1998) – Civil Engineering Department / Tikrit University
• Lecturer (2007) – Survey Engineering Techniques Department / Kirkuk Technical College
• Assistant Professor (2014-present) Department of Survey Engineering Techniques / Kirkuk Technical College
• Professor (2020) at the Northern Technical University

Languages
1 Arabic
2 English
3 Kurdish
4 Turkish

Gratitude and appreciation
96 letters of thanks and appreciation from :
• Honourable Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
• Honourable Undersecretary of the Minister
• Honourable universities presidents
• Honourable Deans

Career
• Engineer at Tikrit University for the period 1995,
• Master student 1996 – 1998,
• Teaching at the Faculty of Engineering / Tikrit University for the period from 1998 to 2001,
• Teaching at the Technical College of Kirkuk / Northern Technical University for the period from 2001 to now,
• Head of the Survey Engineering Technologies Department for the period from 2013 to 2017,
• Director of the structural laboratory at the Technical College of Kirkuk for the period from 2007 to 2017,
• Director of the Consulting Office for Scientific and Consulting Services at the Northern Technical University for the period from 2017 to 2019,
• Assistant to the University President for Scientific Affairs/ North Technical University since 2018 until now.

Professional Specialization
• Structural Analysis, Design and detailing of Structures related to Buildings.
• Teaching Computer materials, R.C. Design and Advance Mathematics.
• Teaching Engineering Survey for graduate students in Surveying Eng. Dept.
• Teaching Advanced Surveying for graduate students in Technical Surveying Eng. Dept.
• Teaching Advanced Building Construction for post graduate students in Technical construction Department / Engineering Technical Mosul.
• Teaching Cadastral surveying for graduate students in Technical Surveying Eng. Dept.

Associations and unions
• A member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI)
• Member of the Iraqi Engineers Syndicate (consultant)
• Member of the Engineers Syndicate – Kurdistan Region
• Many humanitarian and civil society / non-governmental organizations

Professional skills
• Member of the Iraqi Engineers Association
• Member of Engineering Consulting Bureau in Tikrit University
• Member of Consulting Committee in Technical College of Kirkuk
• Director of Building Material Test Laboratory
• Member of Society of petroleum Engineering
• Member of the Iraqi Engineers Syndicate since 1995.
• Member and Chairman of several Main and Subcommittees in the Technical College – Kirkuk and the Northern Technical University
• Team leader and consultant on many projects implemented inside the college and in Kirkuk Governorate

Graduate Student Supervision
• PhD (2)
• Master (13)
• Higher Diploma (2)
• Many Preliminary Student Graduate Project

Research Interests
• Reinforced Concrete Beams
• Fibbers
• Self- compacted concrete
• Composite Structures
• High Performance Concrete
• Concrete Durability
• Green Concrete Technology

International and domestic seminars and conferences
• 3rd International Conference on Polycarboxylate Super plasticizers (PCE2019)
• International Multi-Disciplinary Conference Theme ” Sustainable Development and Smart Planning”
• The 2nd International Conference on Buildings, Construction and Environmental Engineering- BCEE2 18-17October 2015 Beirut, Lebanon
• The 3nd International Conference on Buildings, Construction and Environmental Engineering- BCEE3
• 2nd International conference ICECCPCE 2019 IEEE
• ICEMAS International Scholars and Researchers Association ISRA/Antalya –TURKEY
• 2nd ICEMAS International Scholars and Researchers Association ISRA ErbilIraq 25-23 October 2017 EGYPAT
• 1st International Scientific Conference – Al Kitab University 2017
• 1st Scientific Conference For Postgraduate Students Research, products and creativity of students for the final stages 2016-2017 – University of Technology
• Seminar on Geographic Information Systems GIS 2014
• Workshop on the quality of teaching and learning in Kirkuk 2015
• Seminar on publishing in international journals with impact factor 2015
• A workshop entitled Science Promotion Regulations and How to Publish Research in Discrete Science Journals with an Influencing Factor 2016.
• Seminar on Scientific Work Plagiarism and How to Calculate Turntin Plagiarism, 2016
• Seminar on the h-index coefficient 2016
• Seminar on the Water Insulation Standard, PO Box 2502, in the Engineering and Scientific Consulting Office / Technology University
• Workshops in Sulaymaniyah, Erbil and Dohuk under UNESCO supervision for the development of technical and vocational education curricula and courses

Essential Qualification
• Consultant for the assessment of concrete structures in the engineering consultancy office of Foundation of Technical Education (Northern Technical
University now) and Tikrit University.
• Consultant for structural and non-destructive tests in the engineering consultancy office of Foundation of Technical Education (Northern Technical University now) and Tikrit University.
• Chairman and member of many consulting teams to supervise the implementation of infrastructure projects in Kirkuk Governorate.
• Chairman and member of many advisory teams for the evaluation of concrete structures in various governorates of Iraq.

Articles published
1. Hamada, H. M., Tayeh, B. A., Al-Attar, A., Yahaya, F. M., Muthusamy, K., & Humada, A. M. (2020). The present state of the use of eggshell powder in concrete: A review. Journal of Building Engineering, 101583.
2. Al-Attar, A. A., Abdulrahman, M. B., Hamada, H. M., & Tayeh, B. A. (2019). Investigating the behaviour of hybrid fibre-reinforced reactive powder concrete beams after exposure to elevated temperatures. J. Mater. Res. Technol.
3. Abdulrahman, M. B., Al-Attar, A. A., & Jomaa’h, M. M. (2020). Strength of Reactive PowderFerrocement Slabs under Static Load.
4. Hashim, D. T., Al-Attar, A. A., & Kzar, N. A. (2020). Investigation of Plastic Hinge Length for Reinforced Concrete Wall (No. 2696). EasyChair.
5. Hamada, H., Tayeh, B., Yahaya, F., Muthusamy, K., & Al-Attar, A. (2020). Effects of nano-palm oil fuel ash and nano-eggshell powder on concrete. Construction and Building Materials, 261, 119790.
6. Abdul-Rahman, M., Al-Attar, A. A., Hamada, H. M., & Tayeh, B. (2020). Microstructure and structural analysis of polypropylene fibre reinforced reactive powder concrete beams exposed to elevated temperature. Journal of Building Engineering, 29, 101167.
7. Almufarji, M. J., Hejazi, F., & Al-Attar, A. A. (2019, November). Compressive strength of class F fly
ash blended geopolymer-hybrid mortar. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 357, No. 1, p. 012019). IOP Publishing.
8. Aden, M. A., Al-Attar, A. A., Hejazi, F., Dalili, M., & Ostovar, N. (2019, November). Effects of soilstructure interaction on base-isolated structures. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 357, No. 1, p. 012031). IOP Publishing.
9. Paknahad, M., Hejazi, F., Al-Attar, A. A., Shahbazian, A., & Ostovar, N. (2019, November). Different configurations of cores and shear walls in tall buildings. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 357, No. 1, p. 012005). IOP Publishing.
10. Hamada, H. M., Jokhio, G. A., Al-Attar, A. A., Yahaya, F. M., Muthusamy, K., Humada, A. M., & Gul,
Y. (2020). The use of palm oil clinker as a sustainable construction material: A review. Cement and Concrete Composites, 106, 103447.
11. SaleemKhazaal, A., Ali, A. A., & Lateef, A. M. (2016). Mechanical Properties of Self-Compacted Concrete. Tikrit Journal of Engineering Sciences, 23(1), 40-52.
12. Abdul-Rahman, M. B., Al-attar, A. A., & Younus, A. M. (2018). Elevated temperature effects on the behavior of one-way fibrous reinforced concrete slabs. Int J Eng Technol, 7(437), 179-184.
13. Abdullah, Arjan Fakhraldin, Mazin Burhan Adeen, and Alya’A. Abbas Al-Attar. (2014) “Studying Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Fibrous Self-Compacted Concrete T-Beams Strengthened with CFRP SHEETS.” International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE). ISSN:
2278-3075, Volume-3, Issue-8, January,
14. Al-Attar, A. A., M. B. Adeen, A. S. Khazaal, and A. S. Tause. “Rehabilitation and Strengthening of Reinforced Self-Compacting Concrete Exposed to Elevated Temperature.” In The 2 nd International Conference of Buildings, Construction and Environmental Engineering (BCEE2-2015), p. 85.
15. Al-Attar, A. A. (2006). Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Lightweight Aggregate Concrete
Containing Fibers (Doctoral dissertation, Ph. D. Thesis, Building and Construction Engineering Department, University of Technology).
16. Alyaa A. Ali, Nabaz Y. “Flexural Behavior of RC Beams Reinforced Partially By Steel Wire Ropes.”
17. MAAB Dr.Ahmad A.Al-Obaidi , Dr.Alyaa Abbas Al-Attar. “Utilization of Geographic Information System to Manage Gypseous Soils”
18. MA Mazin Abdulrahman, Alyaa.. Al-Attar. “Effect of Different Curing Conditions on the Mechanical Properties of Reactive Powder Concrete”
19. MBA Alyaa.A.Ali, Firas.Kh.Jaber “Reducing the Effect of Climate Change on the Durability of Concrete”
20. AAAA Shakir Al-Mishddadani, Issra.Y.Al-Hally. “Some Properties of Light Weight Concrete Containing Carbon Fiber”.Iraqi Journal of Civil Engineering 6 (1), 47-58
21. AAG Aziz Ibrahim Abdulla, A Ali Alya’a. “Mechanical Properties and Dynamic Response of Light Weight Reinforced Concrete Beams”. Eng. & Tech. Journal 30 (2), 293-310
22. DAAAA Adnan Ibrahim Abdullah , Dr.Muyasser M.Jomanh. “Flexural Behaviour of Fiber Reinforced Concrete I-Beams Strengthended with CFRP”. IJCIET 5 (1), 47-60.                                                                23. DFKJ Dr. Alya’a Abbas AL-Attar, Dr. AmmarSaleem Khazaal. “EFFECT MANAGEMENT OF ELEVATED TEMPERATURE ON MECHANICAL AND MICROSTRUCTURAL PROPERTIES OF REINFORCED CARBON FIBER LIGHTS”. IJCIET 5 (11), 165-180
24. AA Al-Attar. “Structural Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Beams Enhanced with hybried SteelPolypropylen Fiber under Impact load”. Kirkuk University Journal /Scientific Studies (KUJSS) 10 (1), p.p( 103 – 126 )
25. AML Ammar Saleem Khazaal , Alyaa Abbas Ali. “Mechanical Properties of Self Compacting Concrete”. Tikrit Journal of Engineering Science 23, 40-52
26. Abdullah, Arjan Fakhraldin, Mazin Burhan Adeen, and Alya’A. Abbas Al-Attar. “Studying Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Fibrous Self-Compacted Concrete T-Beams Strengthened with CFRP SHEETS.” International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE). ISSN: 2278-3075, Volume-3, Issue-8, January, 2014
27. Abdullah, Arjan Fakhraldin, and Mazin Burhan Adeen. “Alya’a Abbas Al-Attar (2014).“Studying Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Fibrous Self-Compacted Concrete T-Beams Strengthened with CFRP SHEETS” International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE) ISSN: 2278-3075.”
28. Mazin Burhan Adeen, , and Alya’A. Abbas Al-Attar (2018) .” Eleveted Temperature Effect on the Behaviour of one –Way Fiber brous Reinforced Concrete Slabs.” International Journal of Engineering &Technology , 7(4.37) (2018)179-184
29. Adeen, Mazin Burhan, and Alya’A. Abbas Al-Attar (2010). “Determination of mechanical properties of hybrid steel-nylon fiber reinforced concrete.” Modern Applied Science 4, no. 12: 97.
30. Ali, A. H., Al-Attar, A. A., & Kasm, Z. E. EFFECT OF SOLID CERAMIC WASTE POWDER IN PARTIAL REPLACEMENT OF CEMENT ON MECHANICAL PROPERTIES AND SORPTIVITY OF CEMENT MORT