1.Hisseine, O. A., Soliman, N.A, Tolnai, B., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Nano-engineered ultra-high performance concrete for controlled autogenous shrinkage using nanocellulose, Cement and Concrete Research, 137 (2020) 106217. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconres.2020.106217

2.Hisseine, O. A., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Nanocellulose for ecological nanoengineered strain-hardening cementitious composites incorporating high-volume ground-glass pozzolans, Cement and Concrete Campsites, 112 (2020) 103662. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2020.103662

3. Hisseine, O. A., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Development of ecological strain-hardening cementitious composites incorporating high-volume ground-glass pozzolans, Construction and Building Materials, 238 (2020) 117740. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.117740

4. Hisseine, O. A., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Characterization and nano-engineering the interface properties of high-volume glass powder strain hardening cement composites, Construction and Building Materials, 234 (2020) 117213. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2019.117213

5. Hisseine, O. A, Wilson, W., Sorelli, L., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Nanocellulose for improved concrete performance: A macro-to-micro investigation for disclosing the effects of cellulose filaments on strength of cement systems. Construction and Building Materials, 206 (2019), pp. 84–96.

6. Hisseine, O. A., Omran, A. F., N. Basic, and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Feasibility of using cellulose filaments as a viscosity modifying agent, Cement and concrete Composites,94 (2018), pp. 327–340. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2018.09.009

7. Hisseine, O. A., Omran, A.F., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Influence of cellulose filaments on cement pastes and concrete. ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 30 (6) 2018, 04018109. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0002287

8. Altoubat, S., Hisseine O. A., and Barakat, S., Experimental study of in-plane shear behaviour of fiber-reinforced concrete composite deck slabs, ASCE J. Struct. Eng., 142 (3) 2016, 04015156. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0001413

9. Altoubat, S., Hisseine O. A., and Barakat, S., Effect of fibers and welded-wire reinforcements on the diaphragm behavior of composite deck slabs, Steel and Composite Structures, 19 (1) 2015, pp. 153-171. https://doi.org/10.12989/scs.2015.19.1.153

10. Altoubat, S., Hisseine O. A., Barakat, S. and Rieder, K. A., Viability of synthetic fibers to replace steel wire mesh in composite metal decks construction, Key Engineering Materials, Composite Science and Technology, 471-472 (2011), pp. 552-557. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.471-472.552

11. Hisseine, O. A. (2019), Nano-engineering concrete properties for enhanced performance, PhD Thesis, University of Sherbrooke, QC, Canada: 495 pp, August 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/11143/15959.

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  1. Zidol,A., Hisseine, O. A., and Tagnit-Hamou, A., Ground-glass pozzolans for low-carbon high-durability concrete,
    Under review by Journal of Cleaner Production, 2020.


  1. Hisseine, O. A., Tagnit-Hamou A. (2020). Nano-engineering ecological Strain-Hardening Cementitious
    Composites for enhanced strength and ductility. BEFIB2020 Proceedings. RILEM-fib X International
    Symposium on Fibre Reinforced Concrete (BEFIB2021).
  2. Hisseine O. A, Wilson W., Sorelli L., and Tagnit-Hamou A. (2018), Understanding the role of nanocellulose
    on the strength of cement composites: a macro-to-micro investigation of systems with cellulose filaments.
    In: Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Nanotechnology in Construction (NICOM6),
    Hong Kong, December 2018.
  3. Hisseine, O. A., Tagnit-Hamou A. (2017), Effect of cellulose filaments on the properties of self-consolidating concrete.
    Proceedings of 10th ACI/RILEM International Conference on Cementitious Materials (ICCM) & Alternative
    Binders for Sustainable Concrete. Montreal, QC, October 2017.
  4. Hisseine O. A., and Altoubat S. (2014), Horizontal shear strength of fiber-reinforced composite deck slabs
    tested in the weak direction. In: Second International Conference on Advances in Civil, Structural and
    Environmental Engineering- ACSEE 2014, Zurich, Switzerland, October 2014.
  5. Altoubat, S., Hisseine O., and Barakat, S. (2010), Diaphragm Testing of Composite Slabs with Re-entrant Decking Profile,
    In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference for Applications of Traditional and High-Performance Materials
    in Harsh Environments, Sharjah, UAE. March 2010.


  1. Hisseine O. A., and Tagnit-Hamou A. (2019), Development of Ecological Nanoengineered Strain-Hardening
    Cementitious Composites with High Volume Ground Glass Pozzolans, ACI Fall 2019 Convention,
    Research in Progress Session, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, October 2019.
  2. Hisseine O.A, Tagnit-Hamou A., Filaments de cellulose pour des bétons à haute performance.
    ACI –Québec Séminaire Progrès dans le domaine du béton 2017. Boucherville, November 2017.
  3. Hisseine O., and Altoubat S., In-Plane Shear Behaviour of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Composite Deck Slabs,
    ACI Spring 2013 Convention, Minneapolis, MN, USA, April 2013.
  4. Hisseine O., and Altoubat S., Diaphragm Behavior of Fiber-Reinforced Composite Metal Decks,
    ACI Spring 2011 Convention, Tampa, Florida, USA, April 2011.