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    Prof. Jin Keun Kim
    Department of Civil & Environmental Eng.
    Daejeon 305-701, Korea

    Prof. Paulo Monteiro
    Department of Civil & Environmental Eng.
    University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley CA 94720, USA

    Prof. Erik Schlangen
    CEG, Microlab
    Delft University of Technology
    Stevinweg 1
    Delft, 2628 CN, Netherlands

Managing Editor
    Prof. Chang-Koon Choi
    Korea Advanced Inst. of Sci. & Tech.
    Daejeon 305-701, Korea

ISSN:2287-5301(Print) ISSN:2287-531X(Online)
Vol. 5(4 issues) for 2017, Quarterly
Aims and Scope

The Advances in Concrete Construction (ACC), An International Journal, aims at highlighting research, development and innovation in Concrete Construction, focusing all relevant fields, such as:

- Innovative on site and precast methods for new structures,
- Maintenance, repair and strengthening of existing structures,
- Enhanced robustness and seismic performance,
- Numerical modeling and risk analysis,
- Durability and structural health monitoring, and
- Eco-efficient and ultra-high performance cementitious materials

Editorial Board

Dr. A.F. Ashour
Design Tech. Univ. of Bradford
West Yorkshire BD7 1DP, UK

Prof. Miguel Azenha
Univ. of Minho
4800-058 Guimaraes, Portugal

Dr. Yu Bai
Monash University
Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia

Prof. Sudhirkumar Barai
Indian Institute of Tech.
Kharagpur 721032, India

Prof. Jorge de Brito
Technical University of Lisbon
1049-001 Lisbon, Portugal

Prof. Julian Carrillo
University Militar Nueva Granada
Av Calle 100, Bogotá, Colombia

Prof. Baochun Chen
Fuzhou University
350108 Fuzhou, China

Prof. Chung-Che Chou
National Taiwan University
Taipei 10617, Taiwan

Prof. David Cleland
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast BT9 5AG, Ireland

Dr. J. Ivan Escalante-Garcia
Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico

Prof. Miguel Ferreira
VTT-Tech. Research Centre of Finland
FI-02044 VVT, Finland

Prof. Raoul François
Inst. Nat'l Sci. Appliquées
Toulouse, France

Prof. Elisa Franzoni
University di Bologna
3340126 Bologna, Italy

Dr. Amir Julian Garrillo
Civil E, New Granada Military U
Carrera 11 101 80, Bogota, Colombia

Dr. Amir Hossein Gandomi
University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325, USA

Prof. Zhi Ge
Shandong University
Shandong 250061, China

Prof. Odd Gjørv
Norwegian Univ. Sci. & Tech.
Trondheim, Norway

Prof. Erhan Güneyisi
Gaziantep University
27310, Gaziantep, Turkey

Prof. Baoguo Han
Harbin Ins. of Tech.
150001 Harbin, China

Prof. Raja Rizwan Hussain
King Saud University
Riyadh, 11421, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Rami A. Hawileh
American University of Sharjah
Sharjah, UAE

Prof. Amar Khennane
University of New South Wales
Canberra, BC 2610, Australia

Prof. Mitsunori Kawamura
Kanazawa University
Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-0942, Japan

Prof. Yong Lu
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh EH9 3JL, UK

Prof. Tamer Abdallah Maaddawy
UAE University
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Prof. Pier Giorgio Malerba
Politecnico di Milano
32-20133 Milan, Italy

Prof. Gonzalo Martinez-Barrera
Autonomous University
Toluca, Mexico

Prof. Domagoj Matesan
University of Split
Split 21000, Croatia

Prof. Mohamed Seddik Meddah
Kingston University
London KT1 2EE, UK

Prof. Catherina Thiele
Tech. Univ. Kaiserslautern
67653 Kaiserslautern,Germany

Prof. Gregor Trtnik
IGMAT Building Materials Ins.
1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Chih-Ta Tsai
National Cheng Kung University
70101 Tainan, Taipei, Taiwan

Prof. Xuan Hong Vu
Univeristy of Lyon1
69622 Villeurbanne cedex, France

Dr. Binsheng Zhang
Glasgow Caledonian University
Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland, UK

Dr. Xiangming Zhou
Brunel University
Middlesex UB8 3PH, UK

Prof. Xiao-Hui Wang
Shangai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai 200240, China

Prof. Chung- Chia Yang
National Taiwan Ocean University
Keelung 20224, Taiwan

Prof. Tan Kiang Hwee
National University of Singapore
Singapore 119615, Singapore

Prof. Said Kenai
University of Blida
Blida, Algeria

Prof. Piti Sukontasukkul
King Mongkut's Univ. of Tech. N. Bangkok
Bangkok 10800, Thailand

Dr. K. Thangavel
Central Electrochemical Res. Ins.
Karaikudi 630 006, India

Prof. Euripidis Mistakidis
University of Thessaly
38334 Volos, Greece

Dr. A. Ramachandra Murthy
CSIR - Str. Eng. Research Centre
Chennai - 600113, India

Dr. Meysam Najimi
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV 89154-4015, USA

Dr. Luca Nardini
University of Pisa
56126 Pisa, Italy

Dr. Tran Cao Thanh Ngoc
Vietnam National University
H Chí Minh, Vietnam

Prof. Vagelis G. Papadakis
University of Patras
30100 Agrinio, Greece

Prof. Gai-Fei Peng
Beijing Jiaotong University
Beijing100044, China

Prof. Victor Yepes Piqueras
University Politecnica de Valencia
s/n 46022 Valencia, Spain

Prof. Julio Pituba
University Federal de Goias
Cidade de Goiás - GO, Brazil

Prof. Hamid Reza Ronagh
University of Queensland
Brisbane, QLD 4027, Australia

Prof. Messaoud Saidani
Coventry University
Coventry CV1 5FB, UK

Prof. Mohamed Abd El Aziz Safan
Menoufia University
Menouf, Egypt

Dr. Velu Saraswathy
Central Electrochemical Res Ins
Karaikudi-630006, Tamilnadu, India

Prof. Konstantinos V. Spiliopoulos
National Tech. Univ. Athens
Zografou 157-80, Greece

Dr. Kai-Seung Ray Su
University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Prof. Baris Sevim
Yildiz Tech. University
34220 Istanbul, Turekey

Prof. Halil Sezen
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH 43210-1173, USA

Dr. Faiz Uddin Ahmed Shaikh
Curtin University
Perth, WA 6845, Australia

Dr. Abid Ali Shah
University of Siegen
57072 Siegen, Germany

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Table of Contents
  • 2016  Volume 4      No. 1      No.2    No.3    No.4
  • 2015  Volume 3      No. 1      No.2    No.3    No.4
  • 2014  Volume 2      No. 1      No.2    No.3    No.4
  • 2013  Volume 1      No. 1      No.2    No.3    No.4

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