Dr. Raja Rizwan Hussain

Prof. Raja Rizwan Hussain

Civil Engineering Department, College of Engineering

King Saud University

Associate Professor, CoE-CRT



2008  Ph.D in Civil Engineering , University of Tokyo, Japan


  1. Raja Rizwan Hussain, Electrochemical Behavior and Dependency of Anodic Current Density on Chloride Concentration and Temperature Based on Reverse Corrosion Modeling Approach for Steel Reinforced Concrete, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 4 (2012) pp. 3638-3645.
  2. A.B.M. Saiful Islam, Raja Rizwan Hussain, Mohd Zamin Jumaat and Md Ashraful Alam, Incorporation of Rubber-steel Bearing Isolation in a Multi-storey Building, Journal of Civil Engineering and Management (accepted, in press (Manuscript ID SCEM-2012-0006.R2)).
  3. A.B.M Saiful Islam, Syed Ishtiaq Ahmad, Mohd. Zamin Jumaat and Raja Rizwan Hussain, Efficient Design in Building Construction with Rubber Bearing in Medium Risk Seismicity: Case Study & Assessment, Journal of Civil Engineering and Management (accepted, in press (Manuscript ID SCEM-2012-0058.R2).
  4. Sarfraz Munir, Raja Rizwan Hussain and A.B.M. Saiful Islam, Parallel Framework for Earthquake Induced Response Computation of SDOF Structure, Journal of Civil Engineering and Management (accepted, in press (Manuscript ID SCEM-2012-0108R2).
  5. Mohammed Jameel, A.B.M. Saiful Islam, Raja Rizwan Hussain, M. Khaleel, M. M. Zaheer (2012) “Optimized Structural Modelling for Tall Buildings”, The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings Journal, DOI: 10.1002/tal.1004.
  6. A.B.M. Saiful Islam, Raja Rizwan Hussain, M. Jameel and M. Z. Jumaat (2012) Non-linear Time Domain Analysis of Base Isolated Multi-storey Building under Site Specific Bi-directional Seismic Loading, Automation in construction,Vol. 22, pp. 554-566, Elsevier
  7. Hussain Raja Rizwan, Effect of moisture variation on oxygen consumption rate of corroding steel in chloride contaminated concrete, Cement & Concrete Composites, Vol. 33, Issue 1 (January 2011) pp. 154–161, Elsevier.
  8. Raja Rizwan Hussain and Tetsuya Ishida (2011) Computer-Aided Oxygen Transport Model of Mass and Energy Simulation for Corrosion of Reinforced Steel, Automation in Construction Journal, Vol. 20, Issue 5, pp. 559-570, Elsevier.
  9. Mohammad Wasim and Raja Rizwan Hussain, Novel Method for Preventing Macro-Cell Chloride Induced Corrosion in the Simulated Repaired Reinforced Concrete Patch and Its Electrochemical Verification, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 4 (2012) pp. 3646-3655.
  10. Raja Rizwan Hussain (2011) Influence of Chloride Ions and Hot Weather on Isolated Rusting Steel Bar in Concrete Based on NDT and Electro-Chemical Model Evaluation, NDT & E International Journal, Vol. 44, Issue 2, pp. 158-162,Elsevier.
  11. Raja Rizwan Hussain (2011) Electrochemical Experimental Measurement of Macrocell Corrosion Half-cell Potential Replicating the Re-corrosion of Actual Refurbished Works in RC Structures, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 199-205.
  12. Hussain Raja Rizwan, Tetsuya Ishida and M. Wasim (2011) Experimental Investigation of Time Dependent Non Linear 3D Relationship Between Critical Carbonation Depth and Corrosion of Steel in Carbonated Concrete, Journal of Corrosion Engineering, Science and Technology, Vol. 46, No. 5, pp. 657-660 (4), U.K.
  13. Hussain Raja Rizwan and Tetsuya Ishida (2011) Enhanced electro-chemical corrosion model for reinforced concrete under severe coupled actions of chloride and temperature, Construction and Building Materials Journal, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 1305-1315, Elsevier.
  14. Hussain Raja Rizwan and Tetsuya Ishida (2011) Investigation of Volumetric Effect of Coarse Aggregate on Corroding Steel Reinforcement at the Interfacial Transition Zone of Concrete, KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 153-160, Springer.
  15. Hussain Raja Rizwan, Enhanced Mass Balance Electrochemical Computational Model for Corrosion Rate of Steel coupled with CO2 Transport Model in Extremely Carbonated Concrete, International Journal of Computers and Concrete, Vol. 8, No.2, April 2011, pp. 177-192, U.K.
  16. Raja Rizwan Hussain (2011) Underwater Half-Cell Corrosion Potential Bench Mark Measurements of Corroding Steel in Concrete influenced by a Variety of Material Science and Environmental Engineering Variables, Measurement Journal, Vol. 44, pp. 274-280, Elsevier.
  17. Syed Mazharul Islam, Raja Rizwan Hussain and Md. Abu Zakir Morshed, “Fiber-reinforced concrete incorporating locally available natural fibers in normal- and high-strength concrete and a performance analysis with steel fiber-reinforced composite concrete”, Journal of Composite Materials, Vol. 46, Issue 1, January 2012, U.K.
  18. Hussain Raja Rizwan, Ishida T and Wasim M., Oxygen Transport and Corrosion of Steel in Concrete Under Varying Concrete Cover, W/C and Moisture, ACI Materials Journal, Paper No. 109-M01, Vol. 109, No. 1, 2012.
  19. Abdulrahman Alhozaimy, Raja Rizwan Hussain, Rajeh Al-Zaid and Abdulaziz Al- Negheimish (2011) “Coupled Effect of Ambient High Relative Humidity and Varying Temperature Marine Environment on Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete”, Construction and Building Materials Journal, Vol. 28, Issue 1, pp. 670–679, Elsevier.
  20. M. Wasim and Raja Rizwan Hussain (2011) Three Dimentional Computer Aided FEM Retrofitting Modeling and NDTa Technique for Assessment of Actual Exiting High Rise Fire Damaged RC Building, Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings Journal, DOI: 10.1002/tal.734.
  21. M. Wasim and Hussain Raja Rizwan (2012), Unique Declining Electrochemical Trend of Macro-Cell Half-Cell Potential with Increase in Temperature at Constant High Humidity for Corroding Steel Bars in Repaired Concrete Patches, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 2, pp. 1412-1423.
  22. Hussain Raja Rizwan (2012), Time Dependent Electrochemical Effect of Saturated Area in Capillary and Gel Pores of Concrete on the Corrosion Rate of Embedded Steel Reinforcement, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 2, pp. 1402-1411.
  23. xygen and Moisture for Potential and Rate of Quantitative Corrosion in Concrete, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, (Accepted, in press (Ref.: Ms. No. MTENG-947R2)).
  24. Raja Rizwan Hussain, Groundbreaking Electrochemical Computation of Dispersed Individual Activation Energies and Development of Activation Energy Model for Chloride Induced Corrosion of RC Structures under Ambient Temperature, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, Issue 4 (2012) pp. 3656-3671.
  25. Raja Rizwan Hussain, Process for Inhibiting Macro-Cell Corrosion during RC Construction Maintenance, 2nd Annual International Conference on Construction, 18-21 June 2012, Athens, Greece.