ARC RESEARCH HUB FOR NANOSCIENCE BASED CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL MANUFACTURING (AI BUILD - ARC FUNDS)
Grant number: IH150100006 | Funding period: 2016 - 2021
This research hub aims to develop novel construction materials including binders, cement additives, high-performance concrete materials, concrete structural systems, polymer composites, and pavement materials. The multi-disciplinary hub provides a centralised platform to transform the construction materials industry into an advanced manufacturing sector delivering sustainable and resilient infrastructure assets. The hub intends to develop nanotechnology, cement chemistry, concrete technology and extreme engineering solutions; and to train the next generation of skilled workers, re-positioning Australian industry competitiveness and global market leadership to capture international infrastruc..View full description
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Life-cycle modelling of concrete cracking and reinforcement corrosion in concrete bridges: A case study
Shilun Chen, Colin Duffield, Saeed Miramini, Babar Nasim Khan Raja, Lihai Zhang
The development of effective life cycle management strategies for transport infrastructure assets is of importance for meeting the..