New Materials in Civil Engineering - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128189610

New Materials in Civil Engineering

1st Edition

Editors: Pijush Samui Dookie Kim Nagesh Iyer Sandeep Chaudhary
Paperback ISBN: 9780128189610
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st June 2020
Page Count: 500
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Description

New Materials in Civil Engineering provides engineers and scientists with the tools and methods needed to meet the challenge of designing and constructing more resilient and sustainable infrastructures. This book is a valuable guide to the properties, selection criteria, products, applications, lifecycle and recyclability of advanced materials. It presents an A-to-Z approach to all types of materials, highlighting their key performance properties, principal characteristics and applications. Traditional materials covered include concrete, soil, steel, timber, fly ash, geosynthetic, fiber-reinforced concrete, smart materials, carbon fiber and reinforced polymers. In addition, the book covers nanotechnology and biotechnology in the development of new materials.

Key Features

  • Covers a variety of materials, including fly ash, geosynthetic, fiber-reinforced concrete, smart materials, carbon fiber reinforced polymer and waste materials
  • Provides a “one-stop” resource of information for the latest materials and practical applications
  • Includes a variety of different use case studies

Readership

Civil Engineers and Structural Engineers, and Construction Engineers

Table of Contents

Part 1: Fly ash
Part 2: Concrete
Part 3: Geosynthetic
Part 4: Nanotechnology
Part 5: Timber
Part 6: Composite
Part 7: Steel
Part 8: Polymer
Part 9: Smart material
Part 10: Waste material

Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2020
Published:
1st June 2020
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Paperback ISBN:
9780128189610

About the Editor

Pijush Samui

Dr Pijush Samui is Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna, Bihar, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna, Bihar, India

Dookie Kim

Dr. Dookie Kim is Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; Director, Structural System Laboratory; and Director, BK21+ Glocal Geo-Environmental Engineering Research Team, Kunsan National University, South Korea. Professor Kim has broad experience in earthquake engineering and structural dynamics.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering; Director, Structural System Laboratory; and Director, BK21+ Glocal Geo-Environmental Engineering Research Team, Kunsan National University, South Korea

Nagesh Iyer

Prof. Nagesh R. Iyer is Visiting Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad

Affiliations and Expertise

Visiting Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad, India

Sandeep Chaudhary

Dr. Sandeep Chaudhary is Associate Professor, Discipline of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Simrol, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Discipline of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Simrol, India

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