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ICSECM 2011 - Kandy - Sri Lanka - (15th to 17th December 2011)

 

1.Experimental investigations on mechanical properties of geopolymer concrete composites By K.Vijai, Dr. R.Kumutha, Dr B.G.Vishnuram

2. Seismic Evaluation of Existing Buildings and Strengthening Techniques

3. SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND BIODIVERSITY

4. Fluid Transients in Heterogeneous Fluid-Saturated Porous GeomaterialsBy A.P.S. Selvadurai.

5. Suitability of Termite Clay Powder as a Partial Replacement of Cement in the Production of Lateritic Soil–Cement Brick

6. Response of Tall Buildings with Symmetric Setbacks under Earthquake Loading

7. Effect of Isolated Footing settlement on Structural Response under Lateral Loads By Muhammad Fiaz Tahir, Dr Qaiser-u-Zaman Khan, Dr M illyas

8. Study Effect of Polyester Fibres on Engineering and Durability Properties of High Volume Fly Ash Concrete By Prof. Indrajit Patel, DR.C D Modhera

9. Soil Structure Interaction of Integral Abutment Bridges By Thevaneyan K. David, John P. Forth

10. Nanoengineering Concrete for Sustainable Built Environment: A Review By Madhuwanthi Rupasinghe, Priyan Mendis, Ranjith Gammampila, Tuan Ngo

11.Applications of Phase Change Materials in Concrete for Sustainable Built Environment: A Review By Amitha Jayalath, Priyan Mendis, Ranjith Gammampila and Lu Aye

12. Crack Identification Using Improved 2D Cracked Finite Element in Conjunction with Micro Genetic Algorithm By Aysha Kalanad, B. N. Rao

13. Effect of lime on characteristics of Rice Husk Ash (RHA) based masonry blocks

14. A comparative study of design seismic hazard in major national codes

15. Seismic drift demand on multi-storey buildings in Sri Lanka due to long-distant earthquakes By Prasanna Gamage, Srikanth Venkatesan, Ranjith Dissanayake

16. Inverse Reliability Analysis Using High Dimensional Model Representation By A. S. Balu, B. N. Rao

17. Multicut-HDMR Based Reliability Bounds Estimation under Mixed Uncertainties By B. N. Rao, A. S. Balu

18. SEISMIC EVALUATION AND RETROFIT OF MASONRY SCHOOL BUILDINGS IN THE HIMALAYAN STATE OF UTTRAKHAND, INDIA

19. Studies on Toughness of Hybrid Fibre-Reinforced Cementitious Composite Beam

20. Deck stiffness selection in the design of long span cable stayed bridges By Shivavathani Vadivel Vickneswaran, John Eyre

21. Performance of PET Bottle Fiber to Enhance the Mechanical Behaviour of Concrete

22. Long Term Performance Test of Low Span Low Cost Masonry Slab (without reinforcement) under Static Load, Repeated Load and Impact

23. THIN BED MASONRY SYSTEM: REVIEW AND FUTURE PROSPECTS By Thamboo Julian Ajith, Dhanasekar, Manicka, Yan Cheng

24. Ultimate strength prediction for reinforced concrete slabs externally strengthened by fiber reinforced polymer (FRP)

25. INFLUENCE OF SLAB CONNECTION ON SLENDERNESS EFFECTS IN SLENDER RECTANGULAR RC BEAMS By Dr. K. Girija, Dr. Devdas Menon

26. A study on Corrosion Performance of Steel in Concrete under Accelerated Condition By Sonjoy Deb, Bulu Pradhan

27. Study on the Cracks Developed in Dematamal Viharaya, Uva Province Sri Lanka

28. OVERVIEW OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF FLY ASH AND THEIR USE AS A BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL By N. Gamage, K. Liyanage, S. Fragomeni, S. Setunge

29. Renovate RC structures with newly developed mortar, considering chloride binding and inverse diffusion phenomenon By M.P.C.M Gunasekara, Hiroshi Mutsuyoshi, Atsushi Sumita

30. Criteria for performance evaluation of RC building frames using non-linear time history analysis for performance-based design By Jiji Anna Varughese, Devdas Menon, A. Meher Prasad

31. HIGH VOLUME FLY ASH CONCRETE AS A STRUCTURAL MATERIAL: DEVELOPMENT, APPLICATIONS AND RESEARCH NEEDS

32. Feasibility study of carbon black contaminated silica sand in the production of black blocks By K.Baskaran, K.Gopinath

33. Mitigation of the Effects of Micro-Tremors on High Sensitive Facilities By Goguladas Yogeshwaran, James Brownjohn

34. A Comparative Study on the Ethical Perceptions of Contractors and Designers in the Malaysian Construction Industry By Byung Gyoo Kang, Muhammad Azry Bin Shahary

35. Structural Design for Sustainable Pavements

36. Ground motion relations for India

37. Revised Indian Code for Structural Steel Design in India

38. COMPARISON OF SEISMIC PERFORMANCE OF STIFFENED BOX COLUMNS HAVING CONSTANT THICKNESS PLATES AND TAPERED PLATES By K.A.S. Susantha and Tetsuhiko Aoki

39. Cyclic Testing of Hollow Inter-locking Block Masonry By S R Satish Kumar, N. Balamurugan

40. Rehabilitation of Yudaganawa Dagoba in Buttala, Sri Lanka By Shyamini Kularathna, Dhanushka Siriwardhana, Nuwan Sudharshana, Sujeewa Lewangamage

41. The Design of Precast Concrete Segmental Bridge Piers in New Jersey, USA

42. Piled-Raft Foundation Behaviour on Consolidating Soft Soil By Soumya Roy, Dr. Bikash Chandra Chattopadhyay

43. Simulating the Dynamic Responses of Highway Bridges for Multiple Vehicle Presence Effects By S Arun, Devdas Menon, A.Meher Prasad

44. Sustainable Development through Innovative Underground Infrastructure Construction Practices By Samuel T. Ariaratnam

45. Innovative Prefabricated Modular Structures – An Overview and Life Cycle Energy Analysis By Tharaka Gunawardena, Tuan Ngo, Lu Aye, Priyan Mendis

46. Utilization of Sawdust and Coconut Coir Fiber for producing Noise reducing Wall Tile By O.S. Chathurangani, W.J.M.K. Perera, H.M.N.S. Kumari, G.H.M.J. Subashi De Silva, G.S.Y. De Silva

47. Accelerated Bridge Construction in USA

48. Investigation on Compressive strength of masonry blocks manufactured using Crushed Coconut Shells By S.D.K.G Singhapura, M.A.P. Perera, P.G.S. Chathushka, G.H.M.J Subashi De Silva

49. Investigation of damage on wall panels due to blast vibration By S.A.N.S.Wickramasinghe, S.R.Masakorala, E.A.T.P.Jayasinghe, G.H.M.J.Subashi De Silva, G.S.Y.De Silva

50. ALTERNATIVE SEISMIC RETROFIT SOLUTIONS FOR A NON-DUCTILE R/C STRUCTURE

51. Influence of the structural configuration on the seismic response of steel frame structures

52. Seismic performance evaluation of a ductile R/C structure with masonry infills

53. GEOPOLYMER AS WELL CEMENT AND VARIATION OF ITS MECHANICAL PROPERTIES UNDER DIFFERENT CURING TEMPERATURE AND CURING MEDIUMS By Nasvi MCM, Ranjith PG, Sanjayan J

54. BEHAVIOUR OF FERROCEMENT ENCASED SQUARE REINFORCED CONCRETE COLUMN UNDER ECCENTRIC LOADING By A. B. M. Amrul Kaish, Md. Abdul Wahed, Dr. Md. Rabiul Alam

55. Non-Contact Bridge Deflection Measurement: Application of Laser Technology By Upul Attanayake, Pingbo Tang, Alp Servi, Haluk Aktan

56. SEISMIC INPUT FOR CHENNAI USING ADAPTIVE KERNEL DENSITY ESTIMATION TECHNIQUE By G. R. Dodagoudar, P. Ragunathan, C. K. Ramanna

57. INFLUENCE OF ACTUAL ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS ON SHRINKAGE BEHAVIOUR OF CONCRETE CONTAINING MINERAL COMPOUNDS By Naotunna C.N, Jayawardene E.L.A.I, Seneviratne D.A.M, Dr. Sudhira De Silva and Dr. Subashi De Silva

58. Evaluation of Current Condition State of Reinforced Concrete Structures Exposed to Severe Environmental Condition By Gunathilaka P.D.D.G, Karunarathna E.V.D.N.D, Chathuranga T.W.A.G and Eng. (Dr.) Sudhira De Silva

59. Investigation of the optimum percentage of RHA to obtain maximum compressive strength of concrete By Susantha K.A, Udayantha J.S.K, Weerasinghe H.M.A, and Sudhira De Silva

60. Post Tensioned Concrete Floors By Dhammika Senarath Kumara

61. Assessment of delays and cost overruns during construction projects in Pakistan By Naeem Ejaz, Imran Ali, Muhammad Fiaz Tahir

62. NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF SHEAR BEHAVIOUR OF REINFORCED HIGH-STRENGTH CONCRETE MEMBERS By S.V. Thilanka Janaka Perera, Hiroshi Mutsuyoshi

63. Sustainability assessment of steel fibre reinforced concrete pavements By Griffith D’costa, Sunitha K Nayar, Ravindra Gettu

64. Effect of Silica Fume and Metakaoline in Consistency and Setting Time of OPC By Dr. J. Karthikeyan, Karthik .R

65. Understanding and Mitigating the Effects of Shortage of Skilled Labour in the Construction Industry of Sri Lanka By Mr. R. Praveen, Mr. T. Niththiyananthan, Mr. S. Kanarajan, Dr. P. B. G. Dissanayake

66. The Effectiveness Of A Brace In Building Structure By Tiffany Lee

67. STUDY ON THE FACTORS INFLUENCING PERFORMANCE OF ROAD CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY By S.B.WIJEKOON

68. Site Safety of Sri Lankan Building Construction Industry By Ahamed, M.S.S, Nafeel, A.F.M.2, Rishath, A.A.M and Dissanayake, P.B.G

69. The Grappling of High Rise Buildings Subjected to Lateral Loads

70. Ductility of Timber Beams Strengthened Using Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Plates By A. Yusof

71. Axial Compression Of Tubular Metallic Shells having combined tube-frusta geometry By P. K. Gupta

72. EFFECT OF SILICA FUME ON SOME PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE By Truly Mittal, A. Borsaikia and S.Talukdar

73. Shifting qualitative approach in condition monitoring of bridge assets toward a quantitative approach By Amit Sagar, Dr Saman De Silva, A/Prof Sujeeva Setunge

74. Improving a Building’s Indoor Environment Quality By Kelum Siriwardhena, Subhashi Ranathunga

75. Benchmarking of Client’s Financial Management Practices in the Construction Sector of Pakistan By Raza Ali Khan, Farhan Saleem, Muhammad Saqib, Muhammad Umer

76. EFFECT OF BASIC MOTIVATIONAL FACTORS ON CONSTRUCTION WORKFORCE PRODUCTIVITY IN PAKISTAN By Raza Ali Khan, Muhammad Umer, Saqib Mansoor Khan

77. Recycling of Demolished Concrete

78. CO2 Sequestration effect on Outburst in Coal Mining By M.S.A. Perera, P.G. Ranjith, S.K. Choi

79. Ferrocement Construction Technology and its Applications – A Review By Sakthivel, P.B, Jagannathan, A

80. Performance of Timber, Masonry and Earth Houses in the Christchurch Earthquakes New Zealand September 2010 and February 2011 By Hugh W Morris, David Carradine, Richard Walker

81. Maintenance Strategy for Bridges using Reliability Concept and Analytical Hierarchy Process By Kamal Karunananda, Mitao Ohga, Seiji Furukawa, P.B. Ranjith Dissanayake, Sudath Siriwardane

82. Effects of Corrosion on Degradation of Tensile Strength of Steel Bridge Members By J.M. Ruwan S. Appuhamy, Mitao Ohga, Pang-jo Chun, Seiji Furukawa, P.B. Ranjith Dissanayake

83. Comparative Analysis of Nickel-Titanium Rotary Endodontic File Systems By Rajendra Khapre, Shravan Rathi, Sameer Shinde

84. Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete Exclusive Assets and Applications in Construction By M.Saffari Tabalvandani, H.Afsoos Biria, P.Kaafi Siaestalkhi

85. New Design Approach for RC Slender Columns By Prof. Dr. Hamdy Elgohary

86. Performance of pervious recycled aggregate concrete with reduced cement content

87. Lateral Deformation Characteristics of Coir Geomat Reinforced Vertical Embankments By Chandana Kurukulasuriya, N. Mahinthakumar, T. Theenathayarl and T. Krishanthan

88. An Integrated Modelling Framework for Stochastic Simulation of Pipe-Rack Construction By Aly Abdel-Fattah, Kamran Hazini, Janaka Ruwanpura

89. Contribution to Numerical Modelling of Concrete- Masonry Interface In Concrete Framed Structures With Masonry Infill By Induprabha S.A.D, K.G.S. Dilrukshi

90. Effectiveness of Specific Rubber Bearing Isolator for Multi-storeyed Residential Building in Dhaka By Sushanta Roy, Syed Ishtiaq Ahmad

91. Flexural Behavior of Steel-Fiber-Added-RC (SFARC) Beams with C30 and C50 Classes of Concrete By Hamid Pesaran Behbahani, Behzad Nematollahi, Abdul Rahman Mohd. Sam, F. C. Lai

92. Steel Fiber Reinforced Concrete: A Review By Hamid Pesaran Behbahani, Behzad Nematollahi, Majid Farasatpour

93. Frequency Response Function Based Structural Damage Detection Using Artificial Neural Networks By Rupika P. Bandara, Tommy H.T. Chan, David P. Thambiratnam

94. Building Information Modeling in Public Private Partnership Projects – Perspectives and hurdles By Boeing Laishram

95. Concrete Bridge Deterioration Prediction using Markov Chain Approach By Sujeeva Setunge, Md Saeed Hasan

96. Field application of FRP material in Kentucky By Abheetha Peiris, Issam Harik

97. CHARACTERIZATION OF SELF COMPACTING CONCRETE IN TERMS OF BINGHAM CONSTANTS By H.M.G.U. Karunarathna, H. Abeyruwan, H.H.M. Gunasoma, S.D.J.M.T. Situge

98. Managing Risk is Vital for Organisation’s Survival By Leslie Gunaratne

99. Project and Production Management Intersection: Life-Cycle Analysis of On-site and Off-site Construction By Russell Kenley, Toby Harfield, Payam Pirzadeh

100. Maintenance of Ageing Social Housing Stock: Australian Asset Management in Practice By Russell Kenley, Christopher Heywood, Toby Harfield

101. Significance of Embodied Energy as a Measure of Sustainable Construction By Saman de Silva, Sui Ting

102. Design and Construction of Stadium Tiers – A Case Study of R. Premadasa Stadium, Sri Lanka By D.T.Rajasekaran, H.D.D.Lakmali Jayaweera

103. Evaluation of minimum shear reinforcement in reinforced concrete beams By G. Appa Rao, S.S. Injaganeri

104. Strength of bonded anchors in concrete in direct tension By G. Appa Rao, B. Sundeep

105.ANALYTICAL MODELS FOR FRP CONFINED CIRCULAR CONCRETE COLUMNS By R. Kumuthaa , K. Vijai

106. Managing Disaster knowledge: Identification of Knowledge Factors and challenges By Chaminda Pathirage, Krisanthi Seneviratne, Dilanthi Amaratunga, Richard Haigh

107. REAL TIME STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM FOR A LONG SPAN CABLE STAYED BRIDGE By Akira TAKAUE

108. Design Envelopes for Cantilever Slabs to Resist Blast Loads By Chaminda Bandara, Ranjith Dissanayaka

109. People’s perception of climate change vulnerability and adaptation: Chila Union, Mongla Upazila, Bagerhat District, Bangladesh By Mahabub Ur-Rahman, Md. Nurul Amin, Richard Haigh, Dilanthi Amaratunga, Udayangani Kulatunga

110. Use of Energy Efficient Wood Structural Insulation Panels in Seismic Regions By Rupa Purasinghe , Peter Dusicka

111. TSUNAMI DAMAGED BUILDINGS ASSESSMENT USING HIGH-RESOLUTION SATELLITE IMAGERY, GIS & GPS DATA By U.Abdul Bari, P. Chandana Dinesh, Mazayuki Tamura, P.B. Ranjith Dissanayake

112. Effect of Synthetic Fibres on Concrete with GGBFS Replaced Cement By Panda Mahabir, Biswal Kishore Chandra, Dash Ashis Kumar

113. FRP STRENGTHENING OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES – DESIGN AND PRACTICAL EMPHASIS IN SRI LANKA By Eng. Shiromal Fernando, Eng. Dilina Hettiarachchi

114. Effect of mix design on restrained shrinkage of concrete By Assist.Prof.,Dr. Yousef.Zandi, Prof.,Dr. Metin Husem, Assist.Prof.,Dr. Selim Pul, Assist. Prof., Dr. M.B. Mehdizadeh

115. EFFECT OF ASPHALT MIXTURE COMPACTION ON STABILITY AND
VOLUMETRIC PROPERTIES OF ACW14 By A. A. Mohamed, M. Boulbibane

116. MODELING OF TWO-CELL CONCRETE CORES FOR INVESTIGATION OF RELIABALITY OF EQUIVALENT COLUMN METHOD By VATANI OSKOUEI A, and Mahdavifar v

117. Investigation of the effect of using isotropic and anisotropic modelling techniques to study the cracking in masonry walls due to thermal movements of an overlying slab By Haadi M.S.B, Dilrukshi K.G.S

118. Overcoming the slump loss of fresh self compacting concrete by overdosing technique for different transportation times By Dr. Dinakar Pasla

119. The effect of ventilation on sick building syndrome By S. Kumara, S.W. Rajapaksa, SAS Perera, C. Jayasinghe

120. Performance of CFRP strengthened concrete beam subjected to cyclic temperature By H.R.C.S.Bandara, M.D. Aravinda, S.D.Weerakon, J.C.P.H.Gamage

121. Endurance of Insulated CFRP Strengthened Concrete Slab Subjected To Fire By Ranasinghe R.A.T.M, Jinadasa D.V.L.R, Srilal H.P.S., Gamage J.C.P.H

122. Performance of CFRP strengthened concrete beam subjected to cyclic temperature By H.R.C.S.Bandara, M.D. Aravinda, S.D.Weerakon, J.C.P.H.Gamage

123. Embodied energy of alternative building materials and their impact on life cycle cost parameters By C. Jayasinghe

124. TIMBER - A FASHIONABLE CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL By Eng. Nandana Abeysuriya

125. MODELING OF TWO-CELL CONCRETE CORES FOR INVESTIGATION OF RELIABALITY OF EQUIVALENT COLUMN METHOD By VATANI OSKOUEI A, and Mahdavifar v

126. Methodology for Condition Assessment and Retrofitting of Railway Bridges By R.M.S.U.P.Rathnayaka, P.B.R.Dissanayake

127. A Multiaxial Fatigue Model for Steel Joints By S.A.Sudath C. Siriwardane, P.B.R. Dissanayake

128. Measurements and Predictions of Heat of Hydration of Portland Cement Using Isothermal Conduction Calorimetry By Ahmadreza Sedaghat, Andre Bien-Aime, A. Zayed “Communicating Author, Paul Sandberg

129. Deterioration of Concrete due to Delayed Ettringite Formation By Prof. SMA Nanayakkara

130. Amplification of comfort and the air quality with green roof in cities By S.N.Wijerathne, R.U.Halwatura

131. Structural Integrity Management of Steel Structures Subjected to High Fatigue Loading International Conference on Structural Engineering Construction and Management - 2011 December 2011 Daya Dayawansa and Gerard Chitty Maintenance Technology Institute, Monash University, Australia

132. EFFECT OF PASSIVE TECHNIQUES IN OLD BUILDINGS IN SRI LANKA By K.C Tharanga,T.N Mologoda, R.N.P.N Rathnayake, R.U.Halwatura

133. Applications of Phase Change Materials in Concrete for Sustainable Built Environment: A Review By Amitha Jayalath, Priyan Mendis, Ranjith Gammampila, Lu Aye, Tuan Ngo

134. Computational Modelling of the Mechanical Environment of the Early Stage of Fracture Healing Using Structural Engineering Techniques By Saeed Miramini, Lihai Zhang, Priyan Mendis, Martin Richardson

135. Numerical Simulation of Failure Mechanisms of a Typical Dead End Anchorage of Post-Tensioned Suspended Slabs By Massoud Sofi, Priyan Mendis, Daksh Baweja, Elvira E

136. Nanoengineering Concrete for Sustainable Built Environment: A Review By Madhuwanthi Rupasinghe, Priyan Mendis, Ranjith Gammampila, Tuan Ngo

137. Performance-enhancement of Phase Change Materials for Energy Conservation in the Built Environment: A State-of-the-art Review By Quynh Thuy Nguyen, Tuan Ngo, Priyan Mendis

138. Sustainability in Manufacturing Built Materials: Cement Manufacturing Using Alternative Fuel and Raw Material in Cement Kilns By Mayuri Wijayasundara

139. Numerical Simulation of Impact and Penetration of Ogvial Shaped Projectiles through Steel Plate Structures By Damith Mohotti, Tuan Ngo, Priyan Mendis

 

 

 
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