Dr Rafal Al-Mufti

Dr Rafal ALMufti

Associate Professor & Acting Head of School of Engineering and Construction 
Program Leader

Academic Qualifications
  • 2013, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK, Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering.
  • 2000, University College London (UCL), London, UK, MSc Civil Engineering.
  • 2019, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK, PG Cert (Diploma)- Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education and Research.
Professional Experience
  • Program Leader- HNC Civil Engineering (Higher National Certificate program). Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK.
  • Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) Civil Engineering Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK.
  • Project Site Investigator, Laing O’Rourke, London, UK.
  • Site Civil Engineer, Norwest Holst Limited, London, UK.
Research Interests
  • Civil Engineering Materials
  • Sustainable Materials Technology
  • Bio-Materials in Construction
  • Non-Destructive Testing of Structures.
Selected Publications
  • Jannat, N. Al-Mufti, R. Hussien, A. Abdullah, B. and Cotgrave, A. "Influences of agro-wastes on the physico-mechanical and durability properties of unfired clay blocks." Construction and Building Materials, 318, 2022.
  • Kadhim, A. Sadique, M. Al-Mufti, R. and Hashim, K. "Developing One-Part Alkali-Activated metakaolin/natural pozzolan Binders using Lime Waste as activation Agent." Advances in Cement Research, 33(8), 2021.
  • Al-Mufti, R.L. and Fried, A.N. "Improving the strength properties of recycled asphalt aggregate concrete." Construction and Building Materials, 149, 2017).