7th International Materials Specialty

Co-chairs: Xiomara Sanchez and Shahria Alam

The conference will focus on the advances in materials that extend the service life of the infrastructure, reduce maintenance and ensure resiliency, safety, and sustainability. The conference will explore developments in the recycling and reuse of waste materials; the properties and performance of alternative construction materials; improvements in the design, manufacturing, placement and testing of conventional materials including but not limited to steel, Portland cement concrete, asphalt concrete, and aggregates. The conference will also explore the applications of nanotechnology to infrastructure materials. See below a list of expected topics:

  • High Performance and High Strength Materials
  • Innovative and Emerging Materials
  • Properties and Performance of Repair Materials
  • Recycle and Reuse of Waste Materials
  • Concrete Durability
  • Reinforcement Corrosion
  • Pervious Concrete
  • Bituminous, Pavement and Geotechnical Materials
  • Performance of Materials under Extreme Loads and Environmental Demands
  • Advanced Composite Materials
  • Fiber Reinforced Concrete
  • Self-consolidating Concrete
  • Novel techniques for the Study and Quality Assessment of Materials
  • Aggregate Reactions
  • Nanomaterials

Conference Chair – Lloyd Waugh, P.Eng.
Telephone: 506-453-5050

Honorary ChairJohn Bliss, P.Eng.

Technical ChairJeff Rankin, P.Eng.

CSCE National – Lois Arkwright

Partnerships – Carol MacQuarrie, P.Eng.


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