College / Department

Teaching areas

Dr. Yehia has taught several courses in the structural engineering field (graduate and undergraduate)at the American University of Sharjah and previous institutions . Namely; Statics, Statics and Mechanics of Materials for Architecture, Structural Steel Design, Construction Materials, Structural Concrete Design I &II, Design of Concrete Formwork, Structural Analysis, and Structural Analysis III.

Research areas

Research interests include behavior of reinforced and prestressed concrete, composite structures, special concrete, and infrastructure management systems.


PhD, University of Nebraska, USA, 1999
M.Sc. Ain Shams University, Egypt, 1990
B.Sc. Ain Shams University, Egypt, 1985

Professional experience

Building Research Center, Cairo, Egypt, 1986-1999
University of Nebraska, NE, USA, 2000-2002
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA, 2003-2008
American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2008 – present


Registered Professional Engineer in the states of Michigan and Nebraska, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Egyptian Engineers Syndicate
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