Topical Advisory Panel

Members

Dr. Giovanna Acampa
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Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, University of Enna Kore, Enna, Italy
Interests: evaluation; assessment costs; building information modelling; architecture and civil engineering
College of Engineering, Shantou University, Shantou 515063, China
Interests: fracture mechanics; scale effects; fiber-reinforced concrete; high-performance prestressed concrete; FRP-bar reinforced concrete; instability phenomena and hysteresis; masonry arches; membranes and shells; structural monitoring
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Prof. Jane Burry
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School of Design in the Faculty of Health Arts and Design, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: architecture; computational design
Department of Building Environment and Services, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China
Interests: indoor air quality; building energy; building environment; ventilation; HVAC system
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Department of Architecture, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XQ, UK
Interests: construction law; building control; regulation
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Department of Architecture, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq
Interests: BIM; building information modelling; sustainable digital architecture; digital transformation; architecture & environment
Dr. Ali Akbarnezhad
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Innovation Technical Manager, Boral Ltd., North Ryde, Australia
Interests: construction materials; automation in construction; digital engineering in construction
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: sustainable architecture; architecture; sustainability; mathematical analysis; sustainable development; urban planning; building; construction; building materials
Interdisciplinary Research Center for Construction and Building Materials, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
Interests: concrete & masonry structures; composite materials; RC strengthening
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Dr. Nuno Almeida

Construction Section, Department of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Georesources, Higher Technical Institute, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: civil engineering research and innovation for sustainability
CERIS—Civil Engineering Research and Innovation for Sustainability, Universidade de Lisboa, Av. Rovisco Pais 1, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: architecture; urban planning; sustainable development; energy efficiency; smart cities; nature-based solutions
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Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Gdansk University of Technology, Gabriela Narutowicza 11/12, 80-233 Gdańsk, Poland
Interests: finite element modeling; finite element analysis; numerical modeling; mechanical properties; mechanical testing; structural analysis; mechanical behavior of materials; cons
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Centre for Infrastructure Engineering, Western Sydney University, Penrith, Australia
Interests: structural dynamics and vibration control; smart structures; online and offline structural health monitoring and damage detection; system identification; data clustering; evolutionary algorithms; fuzzy and neural network modelling
Department of Architecture, Built Environment and Construction Engineering (DABC), Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
Interests: architectural design; architectural technology; environmental sustainability in construction; real estate management; facility management; building management; remanufacturing and reuse of building products; circular business models; design for remanufacturing; information management; smart buildings, smart cities; sustainable supply chain management
Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: ecotoxicology; biodegradation of building materials; chemistry
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Department of Steel and Timber Structures, Technical University of Kosice, Vysokoskolska 4, 042 00 Kosice, Slovakia
Interests: timber structure
Institute of Architecture and Construction, Kaunas University of Technology, Tunelio str. 60, 44405 Kaunas, Lithuania
Interests: energy efficiency of buildings; heat transfer; thermal insulation; air tightness
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Dr. Dali Bondar
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Material Evolution Ltd, Materials Processing Institute, Eston Road, Middlesbrough TS6 6US, Cleveland, UK
Interests: geopolymer concrete; alkali-activated materials; concrete durability; high-performance construction materials; fire engineering
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Civil Engineering Department, SCE – Shamoon College of Engineering, Beer Sheva, Israel
Interests: reinforced concrete; finite element modelling, fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP); high-performance concrete (HPC); earthquake engineering
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Mechanics, Sound & Vibration Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10617, Taiwan
Interests: behavior of reinforced; prestressed concrete and steel structures; bridge engineering; engineering material; machine learning; method of finite elements; structural health assessment and monitoring
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School of Architecture, Technology and Engineering, University of Brighton, Brighton BN2 4GJ, UK
Interests: stochastic mechanics; vibration control; ground motion modeling; soil-structure-interaction; vibrating barriers
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LTDS, École nationale d'ingénieurs de Saint-Étienne, University of Lyon, 69007 Saint-Étienne, France
Interests: structural design of RC/masonry/composite structures; Long-term behavior; design for multiple actions; high-performance simulation; TRC/FRP structural repairing and strengthening; building materials and sustainability; constitutive law of materials, recycling in construction and waste management; energy materials; smart materials; materials for special structures; structural resilient design and urban resilience assessment, RC structures underground
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School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
Interests: building-grid interactive control; demand response; smart grid; frequency and voltage regulation
Prof. Dr. Ju Chen
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College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Interests: steel structure; Reinforced concrete composite structure
Centre for Infrastructural Monitoring and Protection (CIMP), School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Curtin University, Perth 6102, Australia
Interests: structural engineering; protective structures and materials; structural protection; prefabricated and modular structure; structural strengthening
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School of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: BIM and emerging digital technologies; system modelling; safety management
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Prof. Thomas Auer
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Department of Architecture, Technische Universität München (TUM), München, Germany
Interests: climate responsive design
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Building Technology Institute, College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; regional building energy planning technology; application of renewable energy technologies in buildings; building performance simulation and application
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Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Interests: concrete and prestressed concrete structures; bridges; creep and shrinkage in concrete and others
Department of Environmental and Prevention Sciences, University of Ferrara, C.so Ercole I d’Este 32, I-44121 Ferrara, Italy
Interests: computational mechanics; finite element methods; virtual element methods; masonry; masonry structures; limit analysis; structural fragility; earthquake engineering
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