Refereed Papers in Conference Proceedings

•     El-Sawalhi N, Eaton D and Rustom R. 2007. Establishing relative weights for contractor pre-qualification criteria in a pre-qualification evaluation model. The 7th International Postgraduate Research Conference, The Lowry, Salford Quays, University of Salford, 28 – 29 March 2007, 43-53.

•     El-Sawalhi N, Eaton D and Rustom R. 2007. Contractors pre-qualification practices in the Gaza Strip and West Bank. The 2nd International Engineering Conference on Construction and Development, 18-19 June 2007. The Islamic University of Gaza, Palestine.

•     Rustom, R., Taha, S., Badarnah, A. and Barahma, H. 2007. "Properties of Recycled Aggregate in Concrete and Road Pavement Applications." The 2nd International Engineering Conference on Construction and Development, 18-19 June, Gaza, Palestine.

•     Rustom , R. and Tabba, O. 2007. "Development of General Simulation Model to Estimate Construction Durations Required for Infrastructure Projects during the Planning Phase." The 2nd International Engineering Conference on Construction and Development,18-19 June, Gaza, Palestine.

•     Rustom, R., and Taha. 2007. "Utilization of Recycled Concrete Aggregate in Production of Concrete Mixes in Palestine." The 2nd International Engineering Conference on Construction and Development,18-19 June, Gaza, Palestine.

•     Rustom, R. and El Hour, R. 2006. "Towards Productive University: Proposal for University Role in serving and developing the community." The 4th Conference on 'Scientific Research Outlook & Technology' (SRO 4) 11-14 Dec., Damascus, Syria.

•     Ghabain1, S., Rustom, R., Sarraj, Y., Taha, S. and Mushtaha, A. 2006. "Environmental Assessment for Gaza Emergency Sewage Treatment and Infiltration." EMWater Project Regional Conference, 30 Oct. – 01 Nov. Jordan.

•     Rustom, R. and Taha, S. 2004. " Optimal Models for Concrete Mixes Composition," The 8th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology, No. 27/C47. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 18-21.

•     Rustom, R. and Amer, M. 2003. "Identification of the Factors Affecting Quality in Building Construction Projects in Gaza Strip," International Conference Engineering and City Development, Vol. I, pp. 89-101. Gaza, Palestine, Sept. 22-23.

•     Rustom, R. and Tabba, O. 2003. "Optimization of Rock Stone Selection in Shore Protection Projects – Case Study: Gaza Beach Camp Project," International Conference Engineering and City Development, Vol. I, pp. 102-108. Gaza, Palestine, Sept. 22-23.

•     Rustom, R., L. Qrenawi, M. Qeshta, and M. Syam. 2003. "Utilization of Construction and Demolition Waste in Making Concrete Hollow Blocks," International Conference on Performance of Construction Materials in The New Millennium. A New Era of Building, Vol. II, pp. 1075. Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 18-21.

•     Rustom, R., Y. Sarraj ,and S. Ashour, 2001. “IUG Experience in IT Through Continuing Education,” International  conference  on Millennium Dawn in Training and Continuing Education, 24-26  April  2001. University of  Bahrain, Bahrain.

•     Rustom, R., 1999 “Reuse of Tiles Scrubbing Waste Compound (Kamkha) in Construction Industry, Part II: Reuse in Concrete Hollow Blocks and Terrazzo Tiles,” Second Civil Engineering Conference. November 16-17. Amman, Jordan.

•     Rustom, R., Mousa, A., and Sarraj, Y., 1999 “Quality Control for the Design, Monitoring and Supervision of Micro-projects,” Second Civil Engineering Conference. November 16-17. Amman, Jordan.

•     Rustom, R., Abu El Tayef, M., Muhaisen, O. 1997 “Reuse of Tiles Scrubbing Waste Compound (Kamkha) in Construction Industry, Part I: Reuse in Concrete Mixes,” First Week Civil Engineering Conference. October 22-24. Amman, Jordan.

•     Ziara, M., Rustom, N., El-Bayya, M., and Amer A., 1995. ”Codes, Standards and Regulations in Palestine,” The Urban and Rural Reconstruction of Palestine: Issues, Options, Policies and Strategies. International Conference. Amman, Jordan.

•     Douglas, R. and Rustom, R. 1994. ”The Stiffness Approach to Unbound Resource Road Design: Experiments, Analysis, Results, Recommendations,” 5th International Conference on Geotixtiles, Geomembranes and Related Products, Singapore, Sept.5-9.

•     Rustom, R. and J. R. Weggel. 1993. ”An Experimental Study of the Effectiveness of Various Erosion Control Systems; Part II: Experimental Results,” 24th Annual IECA Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

•     Rustom, R. and J. R. Weggel. 1993. ”An Experimental Study of the Effectiveness of Various Erosion Control Systems; Part I :Rainfall/Runoff Simulation System,” 24th Annual IECA Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

•     Weggel J. R., and R. Rustom. 1991 ”Soil Erosion by Rainfall and Runoff- State of the Art,” Proceedings of the 5th GRI Conference on Geosynthetics in Filtration, Drainage, and Erosion Control. Dec.,1991.