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Proceedings pro071 : The 50-year Teaching and Research Anniversary of Prof. Sun Wei on Advances in Civil Engineering Materials


Title: The 50-year Teaching and Research Anniversary of Prof. Sun Wei on Advances in Civil Engineering Materials
Edited by C. Miao, G. Ye and H. Chen
ISBN: 978-2-35158-098-1
e-ISBN: 978-2-35158-099-8
Pages: 307
Publication date: 2010

As an experienced scholar, Prof. Sun Wei has been engaged in the teaching and scientific research in Southeast University China, right after her graduation from Nanjing Institute of Technology in 1958. During her 50-year teaching and research, she has brought up more than 50 masters, over 40 doctors. Professor was the dean of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Southeast University, the deputy editor-in-chief of Journal of the Chinese Ceramic Society. She was selected as a Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2005. At this moment, she is the director of institute of fiber reinforced concrete and the director of the Jiangsu key lab for construction materials. Together with 20 of her team members, professor Sun is still very active in research and teaching on engineering cementitious materials. With her team, she has undertaken successfully for about 40 important national or international projects and published about 350 papers.
With the opportunity of the International Conference on Microstructure Related Durability of Cementitious Composites held in Nanjing this October, we would like to organize a half-day workshop for celebrating her 50th year’s great contribution and achievement in teaching and research. The papers presented in the workshop will be published as a special issue.


Contents


Preface
Author(s): K. van Breugel, C. Miao
Pages: XVII - XVII

Part one: Modelling of Cementitious Materials


Challenges and constraints of multiscale modelling of cement-based systems
Author(s): K. van Breugel
Pages: 3 - 12

Analytical modelling of hydration in traditional and innovative types of concrete
Author(s): G. De Schutter
Pages: 13 - 20

Fundamentals of modeling and experimenting technology in cement based materials
Author(s): H. Chen
Pages: 21 - 31

Prediction of mechanical properties and durability of civil engineering structures
Author(s): G. Ye, E. Koenders, K. van Breugel
Pages: 33 - 48

Part Two: Transport and Durability Properties


Transport properties of pseudo-ductile cementitious composites
Author(s): C.K.Y. Leung, C. Pang
Pages: 51 - 60

Neutron radiography, a powerful method for investigating water penetration into concrete
Author(s): F.H. Wittmann, P. Zhang, T-J. Zhao, E. Lehmann, P. Vontobel
Pages: 61 - 70

The influence of mineral admixtures on concrete anti-chloride ion permeability with stray current
Author(s): Q. Ding, J. Geng, S. Hu
Pages: 71 - 79

Theory and application of cement-based materials remediation by carbonate precipitation (MCP) induced by microorganism
Author(s): C. Qian, L. Cheng, R. Wang, J. Wang
Pages: 81 - 98

Influence of admixtures on concrete durability
Author(s): C. Miao, J-p. Liu, J-z. Liu
Pages: 99 - 109

Investigation on chloride threshold level for corrosion of reinforcing steel in the saturated Ca (OH)2 solution simulating the electrolytic environments of concrete
Author(s): J. Xu, L. Jiang
Pages: 111 - 119

Katrina and climate change should we design for strength or durability?
Author(s): R.N. Swamy
Pages: 121 - 128

Part Three: Fiber Composites and Self-Compacting Concrete


Engineered cementitious composite with blast furnace slag and limestone powder
Author(s): J. Zhou, S. Qian, M.G. Sierra Beltran, G. Ye, K. van Breugel
Pages: 131 - 138

Fracture toughness and microstructure of concrete at early-ages
Author(s): Z. Li, X. Jin, C. Lin
Pages: 139 - 149

Simple quality control method for the tensile strength of strain hardening cementitious composites (SHCC)
Author(s): S. Qian, V.C. Li
Pages: 151 - 160

Self-consolidating concrete for slip-form construction: properties and test methods
Author(s): K. Wang, S.P. Shah, T. Voigt
Pages: 161 - 172

Mix proportion design of SCC based on BP network
Author(s): Q. Zhao, J. Wang, J. Ji, H. Li
Pages: 173 - 178

Part Four: Early Age Properties


Asympotic experimental study on static and dynemic moduli of ettringite crystal
Author(s): M. Zhang, J-k. Chen, J. Zhu, J-g. Chen
Pages: 181 - 190

Influence of pore solution chemistryon shrinkage of cement paste
Author(s): P. Lura, B. Lothenbach
Pages: 191 - 200

Study on the shrinkage-reduction and cracking prevention of alkali-activated phosphor slag cement
Author(s): Y. Fang, Y. Chen, L. Jia
Pages: 201 - 221

Optimal determination of the cover of concrete beam under multi-environmental conditions
Author(s): C. Lu, W. Jin
Pages: 209 - 221

Application of synchrotron microtomography at SPring-8 for microstructure investigations of cementitious materials
Author(s): M.A.B. Promentilia, T. Suhiyama, T. Hitomi, N. Takeda
Pages: 223 - 232

Part Five: High Temperatures and Thermal Expansion of Concrete Materials


Behaviour of special concretes in fire
Author(s): H.W. Reinhardt
Pages: 235 - 249

Compressive strength and deformation of selfcompacting concrete at high temperature
Author(s): J. Tao, Y. Yuan, L. Taerwe
Pages: 251 - 261

Strength deterioration of high strength concrete exposed to high temperature and its prevention and rehabilitation
Author(s): M. Li, Z. Wu, C. Qian, W. Sun
Pages: 263 - 274

Influence of concrete componenets on coeddicient of thermal expansion
Author(s): C. Qian, G. Gao, C. Zhu, S. Ding
Pages: 275 - 286