Themes

The objective of the conference is to provide a forum for scientist and researchers to present recent progress in research and development, and to report implementation of new tools and technologies in practical applications.


Structural and Solid Mechanics

Analytical & Design Methods
Bridge Engineering
Composite Materials and Structures
Computational Mechanics
Nano scale Mechanics
Nonlinear Structures
Steel Technology
Tall Buildings and Towers
Fire Resistance Design
Optimal Design of Structures
Prefabricated Modular construction

Construction Materials, Systems and Management

New Construction Materials
Nano materials in Construction
Precast construction
Pre-stressed Concrete
Foundations and sub-structure
Asset Management
Global Construction Issues
Construction Means & Methods
Infrastructure Management
Construction Simulation, Visualization & Product Modeling
Advanced technology in construction
Construction equipment analysis
Construction methods and systems
Construction robotics and construction automation
Information technology for construction
New Production and Business Models in Construction
Process simulation
Productivity improvement

Loading Effects

Structural Stability
Structural Dynamics
Blast loading

Structural Health Monitoring

Forensic Engineering & Case Studies
Maintenance, Repairs & Rehabilitation
Structural Retrofitting
Ageing Infrastructure
Algorithms for structural health monitoring
Repair and retrofit of structures

Construction Safety

Elements of a safety program
Fall protection
Planning
Safety incentives
Safety systems, Safety training and supervision
Substance abuse

Architecture & Architectural Engineering

Architectural management
Building information modeling
Building pathology
Creative and optimal design
Green design
Performance based design
Structural morphology and form finding architecture

Coastal Engineering

Beach erosion
Engineered reefs
Harbor designs
Shoreline protection

Geotechnical and foundation engineering

Dam construction
Design of foundations in seismic environments
Foundations of mega tall buildings
Seismic control
Soil structure interaction
Tunnel and underground structures

Materials

Asphalt performance, Composition and properties of asphalt
Concrete products and Technology
Cost-effectiveness
Optimal design
Quality issues

Sustainability

Advanced and sustainable materials
Certifications
Concurrent engineering
Smart and adaptive structures
Structural control by strategic design
Sustainable Building

Special Session

Hydraulic Structures
Pavement Structures
Bridge Design and Maintenance
Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology
Water Safety
Fatigue Damage of Materials
Engineers Without Border