APPLICATION OF AG/AGCL ELECTRODES AS CHLORIDE SENSORS IN CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS
Online Seminar with Dr. Farhad Pargar, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia
Hosted by SIERA: Sustainable Infrastructure Research Group
Friday, May 1, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. (PST)
Dr. Farhad Pargar is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Materials Engineering group, Civil Engineering Department, University of British Columbia. He completed his PhD study in Microlab, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands). He obtained his MSc degree in Civil Engineering and worked in Construction Materials Institute at the University of Tehran (Iran). Over the past 15 years, he explored different aspects of concrete durability in severe environment and performed multidisciplinary research in the fields of alternative cementitious materials and their composites, materials science, corrosion and electrochemistry.
APRIL 24, 2020
TRENDS IN CONCRETE RESEARCH: A JOURNAL SNAPSHOT
Online Seminar with Dr. Aamer Bhutta, Research Associate, The University of British Columbia
Aamer Bhutta is a Research Associate at the University of British Columbia. He has received a PhD in Civil Engineering from Nihon University, Tokyo. His research interests include concrete-polymer composites, geopolymers, durability of concrete, fiber-reinforced concrete, and recycling.
APRIL 17, 2020
FLY ASH GEOPOLYMERS FOR CESIUM CONTAINING RADIOACTIVE WASTE ENCAPSULATION.
Online Seminar with Shubham Jain, PhD Student, the University of British Columbia
Shubham Jain, is a 4th year Ph.D. student in the Materials/Civil Engineering Department at UBC under the supervision of Prof. Tom Troczynski and Prof. Nemy Banthia. He completed his B.Tech and M.Tech in Ceramics Engineering from IIT (BHU), Varanasi (2010-2015). Shubham is the recipient of SERB-UBC scholarship award (2016-2020) and John S. Nadeau memorial scholarship award (2018).