Hayder Abdel Rahman
Dr. Hayder Abdel Rahman
Associate Professor, Department of Soils Water and Agricultural
+968 2414 1223
Ph.D., Soils, Water and Engineering University of Arizona, USA 1981
M.Sc., Agricultural Engineering University of Arizona, USA 1978
M.Sc., Soil and Water Sciences University of Arizona, USA 1976
B.Sc., Agricultural Engineering University of Khartoum, Sudan 1971
On-farm water-use efficiency and productivity
System-wide water use management and modeling
Water and wastewater treatment
PublicationsDahab M.H., M.A. Mustafa and H.A. Abdel Rahman. 1988. Intermittent evaporation, moisture distribution and salt redistribution through saline sodic clay soil as affected by irrigation frequency and quantity. Soil Science. MD, USA. 146(3):168-175.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. 1990. Nile Water Resources: Present and Future Utilization. Journal of Agric.. Mechanization in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Tokyo, Japan. 21(1):69-73.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. and I.M. Abdel Magid. 1993. Water Conservation in Oman. Water International (Journal of the IWRA). IL, USA. 18(2):95-102.
Abdel Rahman, H.A., A. Lepiece, and V. Macalinga. 1993. Some Physical and Chemical Characteristics of the Batinah Soils. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. GA, USA. 24( 17 & 18):2293-2305.
Abdel Majid, I.M. and H.A. Abdel Rahman. 1993. Evaluation of slow sand filters in some of the agricultural schemes in the Sudan. Water and Wastewater Treatment. In Arab Water World XII, 3:30-31.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. and H. Al-Ajmi 1994. Heavy Metals in Some Water and Wastewater-Irrigated Soils of Oman. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. GA, USA. 25(5 & 6):605-613.
Abdel Rahman, H.A., A.A. Ibrahim and S.A. Elias. 1994. Effect of Frequency and Quantity of Irrigation on Growth and Yield of Cabbage (Brassica Oleracea). European Journal of Agronomy. Colmar, Cedex, France. 3(3):249-252.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. 1994. Some Considerations in the Formulation of Regulations for Wastewater Discharge and Re-use in the GCC Countries. Water and Wastewater International. VA., USA. 16,4:12-14.
Abdel Rahman, H.A., S.A. Elias and G. Baguhin. 1995. Yield Response of Tomatoes to Soil Moisture Regimes. Arab Gulf J. of Scient. Res. Riyadh, KSA. 13(3):511 - 520.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. 1996. Traditional Systems and Application of Modern Irrigation Techniques in Oman. Agric.. Mechanization in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Tokyo, Japan. 27(1):41-45.
Abdel Rahman, H.A. and A. Omezzine. 1996. Aflaj Water Resources Management: Tradable Water Rights to Improve Irrigation Productivity in Oman. Water International, (Journal of the IWRA). IL, USA. 21(2):70 - 75.
Abdel Rahman, H.A., M. H. Dahab and M. A. Mustafa. 1996. Impact of soil amendments on intermittent evaporation, moisture distribution and salt redistribution through a saline- sodic clay soil. Soil Science. MD, USA. 161(11):793 - 802.
Abdel Rahman, H. A. and A. M. Ibrahim 2000. Soil Water and Salt Movement through Saline-Sodic Soils as Affected by Peat moss and Gel forming Conditioners. SQU J. Sc. Res.(Ag. Sc.) 5(1): 35-41.
Al-Ajmi H. A. and H. A. Abel Rahman. 2001. Water Management Intricacies in the Sultanate of Oman: The Augmentation-Conservation Conundrum. Water International, (Journal of the IWRA). IL, USA. 26(1): 69 - 79.
Cookson, P., H. Abdel Rahman and P. Hirsrunner. 2001. Effect of a Hydrophilic Polymer application and Irrigation Rates on Yield of Field Grown Okra. SQU J. Sc. Res.(Ag. Sc.) 6(1-2): 67- 75.
R. J. Lenhard, A. R. Kacimov, A. M. Tartakovsky and H. Abdel Rahman. 2002. Modeling Residual NAPL in Water-Wet Porous Media. SQU J. Sc. Res.(Ag. Sc.) 7(2): 1 – 7.
Mohammed S. Al-Kalbani, Peter Cookson, and H. Abdel Rahman. 2003. Uses of Hydrophobic Siloxane Polymer (Guilspare®) for Soil Water Management: Application in the Sultanate of Oman Water International, (Journal of the IWRA). IL, USA. 28(2): 217 – 223.
Al-Rawahy, S. A., H. A. Abdel Rahman and M. S. Al-Kalbani. 2004. Cabbage (Brassica oleracea L.) Response to Soil Moisture Regime under Surface and Subsurface Point and Line Applications. Int. J. of Agriculture and Biology. 6 (6): 1093 – 1096.
Abdel Rahman H. A. and H. S. Al-Wahaibi. 2004. Water Use Efficiency and Yield of Irrigated Cucumber (Cucumis Sativus L.) under Greenhouse and Field Conditions in Oman. SQU J. Sc. Res.(Ag. Sc.) 9 (2) :31 – 41.
Al Ajmi H. A., Ahmed M., Abdel Rahman H. A., and Al Rawahi S. 2005. Integrated Catchment Management in Arid Countries: Wadi Al-Ayn Catchment, Northern Oman. Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences 3(2); 242 – 249.
Abdel Rahman H. A. and S. S. Al Salmi. 2006. Yield Response of Potatoes to Surface and Subsurface Drip Irrigation. SQU J. Sc. Res.(Ag. Sc.) 11 (1): 47 - 55.
Abdel Rahman H. A., B. N Al Yafiie and M. F. A. Goosen. 2009. Evaluation of Environmental Factors and Equipment Configuration on Efficiency of a Solar Soil-Water Collector. Int. J. of Env. Tech. and Mangt. (IJETM). 10 (3-4) 260 – 273.
Al-Busaidi A., Tahei Yamamoto, Torahiko Tanigawa and H. Abdel Rahman. 2010. Use of Zeolite to Alleviate Water Stress on subsurface Drip Irrgated Barley Under Hot environments. Irrigation and Drainage, D01: 10.1002/ird.595. Published on line in Wiley Online Library.
Al-Rawahy, S. A., H. S. Al-Dhuhli, S.A. Prathapar and H. Abdel Rahman. 2011. Mulching material impact on yield, soil moisture and salinity in saline- irrigated sorghum plots. International Journal of Agricultural Research 6(1): 75-81.
Abdel Rahman H. A., S.Al Khamisi and Ahmed M. 2011. Effect of treated wastewater irrigation on element concentrations in soil and maize plants. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analyses. 42:2046 - 2063.