Dr. Omar Albatayneh
Head of Department ,Assistant Professor
PHONE: +962 6 4294444

Educational Background

Transportation Engineering from the University of Wyoming

Research Interests

Areas of expertise include:

  • - Transportation asset management
  • - Pavement design and analysis
  • - Transportation data science

Specialties & Skills: ArcGIS, AutoCAD Civil 3D, R-Studio, SPSS, SQL, Optimization, and TensorFlow. 


Title of Project: Evaluation of the WYDOT Research Center (2021)

          Name of Funding Organization: Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT).


Title of Project: Wyoming Transportation Asset Management Plan (TAMP).

   Name of Funding Organization: Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT).



Selected Publications

2023 Albatayneh, O., Malkawi, D. A. H., Yue, E., Fosu-Saah, B., & Ksaibati, K.," Integrating a Multi-criteria Route Optimization with ArcGIS for Gravel Road Data Collection",Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering, 17(1),2023
2022 Albatayneh, O., Husein Malkawi, D. A,., Farid, A., & Ksaibati, K.,"A Developed Methodology for Determining Gravel Roads’ Level of Service: A Case Study of Wyoming.",International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology, 15(4).,2022
2021 Albatayneh, O., Forslöf, L., & Ksaibati, K.,"Developing and validating an image processing algorithm for evaluating gravel road dust",International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology 12,no. 3 (2019): 288-296,2021 [View]