Professor Sharif Al-Badawy, PhD, MSc, BSc, is a Senior Road Engineer with over 20
years of extensive industrial experience in the field of Pavement Analysis & Design, Structural Design & Analysis, Road Pavement Design, Highway Geometric Design, Railway Engineering, Concrete & Steel Structures, Statistics, Fatigue Cracking Distress Analysis, Fatigue Endurance, Multiple
Stress Creep Recovery Test (MSCR),
Construction Materials & Testing
Foundations, Geology, Soil Mechanics, Geometric Design, Geotechnical
& Geo Environmental Analysis, Geotechnical Assessment. He is also an expert on Unbound
Material Characterization Testing including grain size distribution, liquid
limit, plastic limit, specific gravity, hydraulic conductivity testing,
triaxial shear strength test, load permanent deformation test, Asphalt Mixture & Binder
Characterization Test, MEPDG
Software, AutoCad 2012, Microstation, Inroads, JULEA, Bisar, KENPAVE and Visual Basic.
He is currently the Director of the Highway Engineering Laboratory in a
prominent university and a Visiting
Research Fellow in various universities in the USA and the Middle East.
During Professor Sharif’s career, he has gained his
expertise and thorough practical experience through challenging positions both
in technical and academic such as a Research
Fellow, Vice Director, Project Manager, Highway Laboratory Supervisor, Assistant
Professor, Adjunct Faculty, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Research Associate, Advisor, Lecturer and Civil Engineer.
Professor Sharif has a PhD
degree in Civil and Environmental
Engineering Major in Pavement
Engineering and Minor in Geotechnical Engineering from the Arizona State University in USA, a Master degree in Public Work
Engineering Major in Pavement Engineering and Minor in Geotechnical Engineering and a
Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering. Further, he is an elected Board Member of the Middle
East Society of Asphalt Technologies and an active member
of the International Geosynthetic
Society (IGS), American Society
of Civil Engineers, Association of Asphalt Paving Technologist (AAPT) and Syndicate of Engineers. He is also a TRB Committee Member on Flexible
Pavement Design and TRB Committee
Friend on Flexible Pavement Design.