Youssef Attallah

Youssef Attallah
Faculty: EngineeringDepartment: Civil & Environmental EngineeringPosition: Associate ProfessorOffice Number: F114Phone: 07 98 58 58Ext: 3432E-mail: youssef.attallah@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Dr. Youssef Attallah had his Ph.D. in transportation planning, M.Sc. in highway engineering (Alexandria University), Postgraduate Studies in Civil Engineering (Hannover University, Germany), B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Alexandria University. Dr. Youssef Attallah has more than 40 years of experience in teaching and researching in transportation planning and traffic engineering and logistics and is the author of 30 peer-reviewed scientific publications, conference papers and patents. He has served as a demonstrator, lecturer, and as an Associate Professor of transportation at Alexandria University. He is serving now as an associate professor of transportation in Beirut Arab University. He attended 25 conferences and seminars in Egypt, Germany, Malaysia, Australia, Canada, and Japan. Dr. Youssef Attallah has experiences in training engineers and giving postgraduate courses in different issues related to transportation, energy, sustainability, logistics, and traffic. He participated in more than 35 national and local projects as a consultant in the field of transportation planning, logistics, highway, port planning, energy efficiency and alternative fuels in transport, and traffic engineering.

Teaching

Previous courses

Undergraduate courses:

CVLE

463

Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering

CVLE

464

Highway Engineering

CVLE

530

Railway Engineering

CVLE

531

Harbor Engineering

CVLE

534

Advanced Highway Engineering

CVLE

535

Airport Engineering

Postgraduate courses:

CVLE

601

Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering

CVLE

607

Alignment and Geometric Design for Highways and Airports

CVLE

610

Railways Engineering

CVLE

611

Transportation Economy

CVLE

613

Highway Maintenance

CVLE

619

Multi-Modal Transport Systems

CVLE

620

Urban Railways

CVLE

623

Transportation Facilities

CVLE

625

Sustainable Transportation IN URBAN AREAS

CVLE

681

Adjustment of Horizontal & Vertical Networks

 

Spring 2015/2016

Research

  • Urban Transportation Planning
  • Traffic Modeling and Analysis
  • Public Transportation
  • Sustainable Mobility
  • Logistics and Freight Transport

Selected Publications (2007-2016)

  1. Youssef Attallah, Microscopic Simulation Approach For Evaluating Transportation Developments, CURTIN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SARAWAK ENGINEERING CONFERENCE, Curtin Campus, Miri, Sarawak, MALAYSIA, 26-27 November, 2007.
  2. Youssef Attallah, Evaluating Management Strategies for Reducing Traffic Congestion Costs in Urban Areas, RETBE'08, Role of Engineering Towards a Better Environment “Environmental Changes: Challenges & Opportunities", 7th International Conference, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, December 20-22, 2008.
  3. Aly Hassan, Youssef Attallah, Mohamed El-Naggar, Ayman Essa,  Developing an Operating System for the Recently Privatized Freight Transport Company, RETBE'08, Role of Engineering Towards a Better Environment “Environmental Changes: Challenges & Opportunities", 7th International Conference, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, December 20-22, 2008
  4. Youssef Attallah, “planning, modeling and control of logistic systems: the optimization of seaport container terminals”, CECAR 5, ASEC 2010, the 5th Civil Engineering Conference in Asian Region and Australian Structural Engineering Conference, Sydney, Australia, 8-12 August 2010.
  5. Youssef Attallah, “The Role of Vehicles' Identification Techniques in Transportation Planning - Modeling Concept”, Alexandria Engineering Journal 50 (2011), pp. 391-398
  6. Youssef Attallah, “The Role of Vehicles' Identification Techniques in Transportation Planning - The Qatari Case Study”, Alexandria Engineering Journal 50 (2011), pp. 381-390
  7. 7.W. Bardeesi, Y. Attallah, “Evaluation Of Pavement Conditions And Maintenance Works For Road Network In Saudi Arabia”, European Scientific Journal October 2015 edition vol.11, No.29 ISSN: 1857 – 7881 (Print) e - ISSN 1857- 7431
  8. 8.W. Bardeesi, Y. Attallah, “Economic And Environmental Considerations For Pavement Management Systems”, European Scientific Journal October 2015 edition vol.11, No.29 ISSN: 1857 – 7881 (Print) e - ISSN 1857- 7431
  9. Youssef Attallah, “Economic And Environmental Considerations For Pavement Management Systems”, AES-ATEMA’2013 Fourteen International Conference on Advances and Trends in Engineering Materials and their Applications, (Toronto, Canada: August 05 – 09, 2013)

Activities

  • Member of the Organization Committee of the Engineering Projects Day
  • Member of the Quality Assurance Committee

Awards

  • B.Sc with degree of honor, 1976.
  • Research encouragement Award, 2001