عضو هيئة التدريس

فارس عبدالكريم مطالقه

  قسم الهندسة المـدنية
  الرتبة : استاذ مساعد ب
  البريد الالكتروني :
  الموقع الالكتروني :
  رقم الهاتف : 4457
  المكتب : هج 416

نبذه عن الحياة العلمية :

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering / Materials and Structures from Michigan State University (2017). Ph.D. Dissertation title: Mechanochemical Synthesis of Sustainable Hydraulic Cements.
  • M.Sc. in Civil Engineering / Materials and Structures from Jordan University of Science and Technology 2013. M.Sc. Thesis title: Assessment of Pozzolans From Jordanian Badia for Potential Use in Producing Green Construction Materials.
  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering / Structures from Jordan University of Science and Technology 2010. Graduation project: Design and analysis of a residential building contains 5 floors, and an underground water tank.

الإهتمامات البحثية :

Main research interests are in the field of cement and concrete technology, including development of sustainable, energy-efficient and low-cost cementitious materials. Ongoing research program focuses on the development and characterization of new hydraulic cements using locally available raw materials.
 

منشورات مختارة :

  • F. Matalkah, M. Mahmood, N. Darsana, N. Abdol, P. Soroushian, A. Balachandra. High-Recycled-Content Hydraulic Cements of Alternative Chemistry for Concrete Production. “International Journal of Sustainable Engineering”, 1-10 (2018).
  • A. Ababneh and F. Matalkah. Potential use of Jordanian volcanic tuffs as supplementary cementitious materials. “Case Studies in Construction Materials, 193-202. (2018) 8.
  • K. Zhu, F. Matalkah, S. Ramli, B. Durkin, P. Soroushian, AM. Balachandra. Carbon Dioxide Use in Beneficiation of Landfilled Coal Ash for Hazardous Waste Immobilization. “Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering”. (2018).
  • X. Wang, F. Matalkah, N. Abdol, S. Ramli, P. Soroushian, AM. Balachandra. Effects of the Duration of Landfill Disposal on the Physicochemical, Mineralogical and Toxicity Characteristics of Coal Ash. “International Journal of Coal Preparation and Utilization”, 1-16 (2018)
  • F. Matalkah and P. Soroushian. Freeze Thaw and Deicer Salt Scaling Resistance of Concrete prepared with Alkali Aluminosilicate Cement. “Construction and Building Materials” 163, 200-213 (2018).
  • L. Xu, F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, Y. Chen, N. Darsana, S. Hamadneh, A. Balachandra, W. Wu. Effects of Citric Acid on the Rheology, Hydration Kinetics and Strength of Fly Ash-Based Geopolymer Paste. “Advances in Cements Research” 30:20 (2018) 1-8.
  • F. Matalkah and P. Soroushian. Synthesis and Characterization of Alkali Aluminosilicate Hydraulic Cement that Meets Standard Requirements for General Use. “Construction and Building Materials” 158 (2018), 42-49.
  • F. Matalkah, L. Xu, W. Wu, P. Soroushian. Mechanochemical synthesis of one-part alkali aluminosilicate hydraulic cement. “Materials and Structures” 50.1 (2017): 97.
  • F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, R. Weerasiri, A. Peyvandi. Development of Indigenous Binders as Construction Materials. “Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers -Construction Materials” (2017): 1-10.
  • F. Matalkah, H. Bharadwaj, P. Soroushian. W. Wu, A. Almalkawi, A. Balachandra, A. Peyvandi. Development of sandwich composites for building construction with locally available materials. “Construction and Building Materials” 147 C (2017), 380-387.
  • I. Harsini, F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, A. Balachandra. Robust, Carbon Nanotube/Polymer Nano-Layered Composites with Enhanced Ductility and Strength. “Journal of Nanomaterials & Molecular Nanotechnology” 3: 6 (2017), 1-6.
  • F. Matalkah, H. Bharadwaj, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Development and Characterization of Gypsum-Based Binder. “European Journal of Advances in Engineering and Technology” 4:3 (2017), 153-157.
  • F. Matalkah, H. Bharadwaj, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Aerated Concrete Produced Using Locally Available Raw Materials “. Civil Engineering Journal 3:4 (2017), 214-220.
  • F. Matalkah, A. Darsanasiri, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Alkali-Activation of Non-Wood Biomass Ash: Effects of Ash Characteristics on Concrete Performance. “Civil Engineering Journal” 3: 5 (2017), 365-371.
  • Y. Chen, F. Matalkah, Y. Yu, W. Rankothge, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Experimental Investigations of Durability and Volume Stability of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete. “Advances in Materials Science and Applications” 1: 6 (2017), 1-8.
  • Y. Chen, F. Matalkah, W. Rankothge, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Improvement of the surface quality and aesthetics of ultra-high-performance concrete. “Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Construction Materials” (2017): 1-10.
  • W. Wu, F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, A. Almalkawi, X. Wang, L. Xu. Influence of admixtures on rheological properties and heat of hydration of alkali aluminosilicate cement. "Advances in Cement Research” 9:29 (2017),397-403.
  • A. Balachandra, K. Zhu, S. Ramli, P. Soroushian, F. Matalkah Development of Refined Chemistries and Processing Methods for Integration of Carbon Dioxide into a Hydraulic Binder for Effective Heavy Metal Immobilization. “Juniper Online Journal Material Science " 2:4 (2017), 1-7.
  • Y. Chen, F. Matalkah, W. Rankothge, A. Balachandra, P. Soroushian. Dispersion of Fibers in Ultra-High-Performance Concrete. “Concrete International” (2017), 12.
  • F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, SU. Abideen, A. Peyvandi. Use of non-wood biomass combustion ash in development of Alkali Aluminosilicate-based hydraulic cement concrete. “Construction and Building Materials” 121 (2016), 491-500. 
  • F. Matalkah, P. Soroushian, A. Balchandra, A. Peyvandi. Characterization of Alkali-Activated Nonwood Biomass Ash–Based Geopolymer Concrete." Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (2016): 04016270.