California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Ashraf Rahim, Professor

Phone: 756-1349


Office: 13-225

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  • B.S. University of Mansoura, Egypt, 1986
  • M.S. University of Mansoura, Egypt, 1991
  • Ph.D. University of Mississippi, Oxford, 2001

Professional Registration

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering, California.

Teaching and Research Interests


  • Pavement Design 
  • Pavement Materials 
  • Introduction to transportation engineering
  • Highway Design
  •  Strength of Materials
  •  Introduction to CAD in CEENVE


  • Pavement Modeling
  • Pavement Materials Characterization
  • Pavement Management
  • Modified Binder

Professional Affiliations

  • ASCE
  • TRB Committee on Cementitious Stabilization (AFS80)
  • TRB Committee on Physicochemical Phenomena in Soils (AFP40)
  • TRB Committee on subsurface Drainage (AFS60)