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Prof. Dr. Asterios Bakolas
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, 15780 Athens, Greece
Interests: sustainability in built and cultural heritage; building materials; conservation and protection of cultural heritage; low-impact building materials; durabiity of building materials; materials science; nanomaterials; life cycle assessment; risk assessment
Prof. Dr. Umberto Berardi
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Canada Research Chair, Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
Interests: energy efficiency; new materials; lighting
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Dr. Edoardo Bocci
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Faculty of Engineering, Università degli Studi eCampus, 22060 Novedrate, Italy
Interests: hot and cold recycling; waste materials in bituminous mixtures; clear binders; linear viscoelasticity and damage modeling; orthotropic steel deck pavements
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Prof. Dr. Cinzia Buratti
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Department of Engineering, University of Perugia, 06125 Perugia, Italy
Interests: thermal, optical, and acoustic properties of opaque and transparent building materials; transparent insulating materials (TIMs); nanomaterials; heat transfer; circular economy; waste materials; environmental sustainability; building energy simulation; life cycle assessment; thermal, lighting, and acoustic comfort; environmental noise analysis; renewable energy, energy conversion of biomass
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Dr. Antonio Caggiano
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Sciences, Technical University of Darmstadt, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: sustainability in construction and building materialsl recycling; smart materials; smart buildings; energy-saving; green buildings; eco-friendly materialsl nearly zero-energy buildings; energy efficiency; energy storage; phase change materials; renewable energy resourcesl zero CO2 emissions; CO2 storage in materials; modelling; multiscale; multiphysics; micro- and meso-scale
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Dr. Salvatore Cataldo
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Department of Physics and Chemistry Emilio Segrè, University of Palermo, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: biochar; clay materials; adsorption; sequestration; gel beads; biomaterials; chemical speciation
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Dr. Wen-Shao Chang
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School of Architecture, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
Interests: timber engineering; timber floor vibration; vibration serviceability; structural dynamics; earthquake engineering; structural health monitoring; smart materials and structures; building conservation
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Prof. Dr. Christopher Cheeseman
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2BU, UK
Interests: circular economy; reuse of materials; low carbon materials; cements; ceramics; glass; waste management in developing countries; new cements; materials processing; ash from thermal treatment processes; waste management; energy from waste
Dr. Antonio Conforti
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Department of Civil, Environmental, Architectural Engineering and Mathematics - DICATAM, University of Brescia, Via Branze, 43-25123 Brescia, Italy
Interests: sustainable structures and materials; iron and steel slags in concrete; corrosion; durability; fiber reinforced concrete
Dr. Sakdirat Kaewunruen
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Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston B152TT, UK
Interests: rail infrastructure; structural engineering; dynamics; reliability and safety; impact engineering
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Dr. Syed Minhaj Saleem Kazmi
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Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Interests: civil engineering; structural engineering; sustainable construction materials; rubberised concrete; precast concrete; eco-friendly clay bricks
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Prof. Dr. P. Senthil Kumar
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Tamil Nadu 603110, India
Interests: adsorption; sustainable materials; wastewater treatment; toxicity; environmental analysis; alternative fuels
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Prof. Dr. Yongfeng Liu
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School of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: energy storage materials; hydrogen storage; metal hydrides; rechargeable batteries; Li-ion batteries; solid-state electrolyte
Prof. Dr. Enzo Martinelli
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Department of Civil Engineering, University of Salerno, 84084 Fisciano, Italy
Interests: structural analysis and design; structural concrete; seismic assessment and retrofitting; sustainable cementitious composites
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Dr. Gianluca Mazzucco
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Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering ICEA, University of Padova, 35122 Padova, Italy
Interests: structural analysis; construction; finite element analysis; finite element modeling; structural dynamics; civil engineering; materials construction; materials building; materials earthquake engineering; mechanics of materials
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Prof. Dr. Graeme Moad
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1. CSIRO Manufacturing, Bag 10, Clayton South, VIC 3169, Australia
2. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
Interests: whole of life strategies for polymer; polymer recycling; microplastics
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Prof. Dr. Sudha Mokkapati
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1. Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
2. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
Interests: nanowires; transition metal di-chalcogenides; biosensors; lasers; solar cells
Dr. Muhammad Junaid Munir
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Department of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Interests: civil engineering; structural engineering; sustainable construction materials; rubberised concrete; precast concrete; eco-friendly clay bricks
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Prof. Dr. Moncef L. Nehdi
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Western University, London, ON N6B 5L9, Canada
Interests: construction materials; sustainability; machine learning; deep learning
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Prof. Dr. Michael I. Ojovan
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1. Department of Materials, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK
2. Radiochemistry Department, Lomonosov Moscow State University, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Interests: amorphous materials; vitrification; glasses; viscosity; nuclear materials; immobilisation; radiation effects
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Prof. Dr. Ramchandra Pode
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Department of Physics, Kyung Hee University, Seoul Campus 1Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 130-701, Korea
Interests: renewable solar energy; solar home systems; energy efficient solid state lighting systems; organic light emitting diode devices & organic solar cells; luminescence studies of organic materials; transparent conducting electrode for organic devices
Prof. Dr. Seyed Mohammad Javad Razavi
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Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Richard Birkelands vei 2b, 7194 Trondheim, Norway
Interests: additive manufacturing; structural integrity; fatigue; fracture; metamaterials; failure analysis of sustainable materials
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Prof. Dr. Md. Safiuddin
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1. Angelo DelZotto School of Construction Management, George Brown College (Casa Loma Campus), 160 Kendal Ave., Room C303, Toronto, ON M5R 1M3, Canada
2. Department of Civil Engineering, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
3. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, ON N9B 3P4, Canada
Interests: sustainable construction materials and technology; green buildings; sustainable infrastructure; utilization of agro, construction, and industrial wastes to produce new construction materials; incorporation of recycled materials in new construction materials
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Dr. Farooq Sher
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Department of Engineering, School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham NG11 8NS, UK
Interests: sustainable development; environmental pollution; nanomaterials; wastewater treatment; renewable energy technologies; bioenergy; biomass; catalysis; thermochemical conversion; climate change mitigation; hybrid nanomaterials; waste minimization; energy optimization; clean fossil fuels; carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS)
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Prof. Dr. Shengwen Tang
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School of Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China
Interests: monitoring hydration and microstructure of cement-based materials using non-destructive measurement; investigation of transportation property of cement-based materials; microstructure and durability analysis of cementitious materials; fractal analysis of porous media; electrical property of cement-based materials
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Dr. Castorina Silva Vieira
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Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, 4099-002 Porto, Portugal
Interests: sustainable geotechnics; management of construction and demolition waste; construction and demolition recycled materials; geosynthetic reinforced soil structures; soil–geosynthetic interaction; seismic behavior of geosynthetic reinforced systems
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Dr. Shashi Kant Bhatia
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Department of Biological Engineering, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: biocatalysis and enzyme engineering; biofuel; biomaterial; biochemical engineering; antibiotics; metabolic engineering; glycosylation; bioencapsulation; mutagenesis; protein purification; molecular biology
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Dr. Mariateresa Lettieri
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CNR – SPIN (SuPerconducting and other INnovative materials and devices institute), c/o University of Salerno, Via Giovanni Paolo II 132, 84084 Fisciano (SA), Italy
Interests: nanomaterials; multifunctional coatings; durability of polymers; construction materials; stone conservation; Cultural Heritage; eco-efficient materials for sustainable constructions
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Dr. Dexter Hunt
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Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, The University of Brminghm, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Interests: sustainability and sustainable infrastructure
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Dr. Rui Micaelo
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Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: pavement research; materials behaviour and testing; asphalt life cycle; asphalt self-healing
Dr. Grigorios L. Kyriakopoulos
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School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electric Power Division, Photometry Laboratory, National Technical University of Athens, 9 Heroon Polytechniou Street, 15780 Athens, Greece
Interests: environment, renewable energy; economic development; environmental impact analysis; climate change; atmospheric pollution; water pollution regulations; environmental management standards; technology transfer; sustainability; higher education policy
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Dr. Graziano Salvalai
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Department of Architecture, Construction Engineering and Built Environment, Polytechnic University of Milan, 20133 Milan, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; zero energy building design; passive heating and cooling systems; innovative materials for buildings; building energy simulation and monitoring
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Prof. Dr. Mohammad Elahinia
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Dynamic and Smart Systems Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; 3D printing; shape memory alloys; materials engineering; finite element analysis; control systems engineering; product design and development; electrical engineering; design engineering; product development; manufacturing process mechanics; mechanical processes; machining; experimental analysis of behavior; design optimization; MR fluids; mechanical vibrations; medical devices; computer-aided engineering
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Prof. Dr. Francesca Tittarelli
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Department of Materials, Environmental Sciences and Urban Planning (SIMAU), Università Politecnica delle Marche, INSTM Research Unit, 60131 Ancona, Italy
Interests: mortar; concrete; reinforced concrete corrosion; new binders; building materials; durability; sustainability; by-product valorization; indoor air quality
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Prof. Dr. John J. Myers
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Department of Civil, Architecture and Environment Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 325 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall, 1401 North Pine St., Rolla, MO 65409, USA
Interests: structures/high performance concrete (HPC) behavior and durability performance; fiber-reinforced polymers (FRP) in structural repair and strengthening applications with an emphasis related to concrete and masonry structures, and their durability performance; development of environmentally sensitive construction materials; hybrid materials and enhanced systems for blast resistant structures
Dr. Gang Liu
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology and Environmental Technology, University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M, Denmark
Interests: material and energy flow analysis; industrial ecology; urban metabolism; circular economy; sustainable resource and waste management; critical infrastructure and built environment stocks; complexity and linkages of sustainability
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Prof. Dr. Chi-Ming Lai
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Department of Civil Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 701, Taiwan
Interests: energy-efficient buildings; green building design; building energy analysis; application of renewable energies in buildings; HVAC; heat transfer; phase change materials
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Dr. Bingang Xu
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Nanotechnology Center, Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Interests: wearable electronics; smart materials and systems; novel
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Prof. Dr. Chongqing Wang
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School of Chemical Engineering, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou 450001, China
Interests: waste management; wastewater treatment
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Prof. Dr. Maged A. Youssef
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON N6A 3K7, Canada
Interests: structural fire engineering; earthquake engineering; smart materials
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