Special Issue "Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC)"

A special issue of Infrastructures (ISSN 2412-3811).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 December 2021) | Viewed by 314

Special Issue Editor

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, SEJONG University, 209, Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 05006, Korea
Interests: ultra-high-performance concrete; strain rate effects on the response of materials; impact resistance of construction materials; self-sensing smart concrete

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Much research has been conducted on the development, characterization, and application of ultra-high-performance concretes (UHPCs) during the last decade. UHPCs are generally characterized by extremely high compressive strength of more than 150 MPa, high tensile strength exceeding 15 MPa, and tensile strain capacity higher than 0.5%. For popular practical application of UHPCs, it is now urgent to develop a suitable classification system for various UHPCs and design code for the structures made by UHPCs. This Special Issue will include broad issues related to the material and mechanical response of UHPCs and their applications.

Prof. Dr. Dong Joo Kim
Guest Editor

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  • characterization of UHPCs
  • mechanical resistance of UHPCs
  • design method for UHPCs
  • impact
  • durability
  • strain hardening

Published Papers

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