Schedule for Sept. 19

Tuesday, Sept. 19

8:30 – 17:00 Registration

Memorial Union at ASU Tempe Campus
301 E Orange St
Tempe, AZ

All the sessions will be held in meeting rooms on the second floor.

8:30 – 9:30

Plenary session

Chairman: Giovanni Plizzari 
Application of UHPC Concept in Architectural Precast Concrete
Charles K. Nmai  

Applying ACI 544.7R for Design and Construction of FRC Tunnel Segments in North America with Fiber-Enabled Carbon Footprint Reduction
Mehdi Bakhshi  

Parallel sessions

9:30 – 10:50

Parallel Session A: High Performance FRC

Ultra-High Performance Fiber Reinforced Concrete in Tension: Sufficient Strength but Insufficient Strain Capacity
Antoine Naaman 

Shrinkage Influence on the Behaviour of Reinforced UHPFRC Elements
Pedro Serna 

Shear Resistance and Structural Hardening Resistance of UHPC Overlays
Jean-Philippe Charron

Characterization of Ultra-High Performance Engineered Cementitious Composites Produced Using Traditional Rotating Pan Mixers
Mohammad AlHamaydeh

Parallel Session B: Structural Applications 1

Experiences With the Design and Structural Verification of GFRC Parapet Elements
Alejandro Nogales

Flexural Behavior of Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete Slabs: Experimental and Numerical Investigation
Alejandro Nogales  

Effect of Age on Reverse-Cycle Performance of Hybrid Fibre Reinforced Concrete Beam-Columns
Erik Stefan Bernard  

Assessment of The Performance of Hybrid Reinforced Concrete (HRC) with Polymeric Macro Fiber in Full-scale Precast Panel
Chidchanok Pleesudjai  

10:50 – 11:20 Coffee break

11:20 – 13:00

Parallel Session A: Numerical & Computational ModellingChairpersons: 
Numerical Designing of Fibers Reinforced Concrete Eco-Constructions Pierre Rossi  

Structural Response of FRC Onshore Wind Turbine Shallow Foundations: a Numerical Investigation
Paolo Martinelli

Numerical Modelling of UHPC Beams with Different Reinforcing Ratios Considering Material Properties
Augusto Krahl  

Parametric Numerical Study on Jointless Macro Synthetic Fiber Reinforced Concrete Industrial Floors Peter Schaul

Numerical Analysis of Steel Fiber-reinforced Concrete Beams Based on Analytical Models for Predicting the Residual Flexural Strength
Vinicius Costa Correia  

Parallel Session B: Durability and Life Cycle AssessmentChairpersons: Behaviour of Concrete Beams Reinforced with PP Fibres and GFRP Bars Exposed to Marine Environment Conditions
Joaquim Barros  

Sustainability and Constructability Aspects of Track Slabs Using Fiber-reinforced Concrete
Barzin Mobasher  

UHPFRC Permeability to Chloride under Service Load
David Conciatori  

Application of Life Cycle Assessment in the Analysis of Environmental Impacts of Fiber Reinforced Concrete
Iva Emanuelly Pereira Lima  

Synthetic Macrofiber: A Material Key to Enhancing the Service Life of Structures
Michael Mahoney  

11:20 – 13:00

Parallel Session C: External Reinforcement Chairpersons: CARBOrefit®: Strengthening of Steel-Reinforced Concrete Structures with CRC in Germany 

Peter Betz   

Building with Carbon Reinforced Concrete – Challenges and Perspectives illustrated by the C³-demonstration house ‘CUBE’ 
Peter Betz   

Simulation of Two-Way Slabs Strengthened in Punching with CFRP Strips 
Asad-ur-Rehman Khan   

Behaviour of Full-Scale Shear Critical Beams Strengthened with Textile Reinforced Mortar (TRM) 
Asad-ur-Rehman Khan

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 16:00

Parallel Session A:Structural Rehabilitation and Quality ControlChairpersons:   
Additive Manufacturing For The Regeneration Of Existing Tunnels: a New Slip-forming Technique Using FRC
Andrea Marcucci  

Early Age Fracture Behaviour of Extrudable FRC for Tunnel Retrofitting: Material Characterization and Structural Transient Design Verification
Liberato Ferrara  

Improving Flexural Capacity of Ultra-Thin White Topping (UTW) Pavements by Adding Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Discrete Fibers
Nakin Suksawang  

Shear Strengthening of Existing 50 Years Old Prestressed Bridge Girders Through UHPFRC
Giovanni Plizzari  

Correlation Between The Barcelona Test And The 3-Point Bending Test On Three Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Slabs
Giovanni Plizzari  

Statistical Optimization of FRC Quality Control
Eduardo Galeote 

Parallel Session B:Structural Applications 2Chairpersons: Experimental Study on Steel-Fiber Reinforced Concrete Coupling Beams under Simulated Wind Loading
Gustavo Parra-Montesinos  

Precast Electric Cabins Made with FRC: a Feasibility Study from Mixture Formulation to Structural Design
Enzo Martinelli  

Structural Design, Analysis, and Full-Scale Testing of Ultra-High Performance Concrete Girders
Mary Beth Hueste  

FRC Double-Layer Thin Slabs Cast into the Asphalt Pavement in a Car Park
Jakob Šušteršič  

Crack Width and Rebar Corrosion in RC and R/FRC Ties Subjected to Cyclic Loads
Alessandro Pasquale Fantilli  

Structural Response Evaluation of Ultra High Performance Fiber Reinforced Concrete Beams under Shear
Roya Solhmirzaei   

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 – 18:00

Perspectives and Future Developments in FRC Structural Applications Round table

18:00 – 18:15

Closing session

19:30 – 22:30

Gala dinner: Culinary Dropout at the Yard
149 S Farmer Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281