International Congress on Polymers in Concrete (ICPIC 2018)

Polymers for Resilient and Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure

  • Mahmoud M. Reda Taha
Conference proceedings ICPIC 2018

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Keynote Papers

  3. Polymer Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Stephan Partschefeld, Andrea Osburg
      Pages 77-82
    3. Philip Van den Heede, Bjorn Van Belleghem, Maria Adelaide Araújo, João Feiteira, Nele De Belie
      Pages 83-89
    4. Reece Goldsberry, Jose Milla, Melvin McElwee, Marwa M. Hassan, Homero Castaneda
      Pages 99-105
    5. Samantha Mirante, Ali Ghahremaninezhad
      Pages 113-119
    6. Alexander Flohr, Luise Göbel, Andrea Osburg
      Pages 121-127
    7. Dongdong Han, Weideng Chen, Shiyun Zhong
      Pages 129-134
    8. Jinxiang Hong, Wei Li, Kejin Wang
      Pages 143-149

About these proceedings


This volume collects the proceedings from the International Congress of Polymers in Concrete 2018 (ICPIC), held under the theme “Polymers for Resilient and Sustainable Concrete Infrastructure.” ICPIC 2018 provides an opportunity for researchers and specialists working in the fields of polymers to exchange ideas and follow the latest progress in the use of polymers in concrete infrastructure. It also showcases the use of polymers and polymer concrete in sustainable and resilient development, and provides a platform for local and overseas suppliers, developers, manufacturers and contractors using polymers, polymer concrete and polymer composites in concrete structures to develop new business opportunities and follow the latest developments in the field.

The International Congress of Polymers in Concrete is an international forum that has taken place every three years for the last 40 years with the objective of following progress in the field of polymers and their use in concrete and construction. Following 15 successful congresses held in London (1975), Austin (1978), Koriyama (1981), Darmstadt (1984), Brighton (1987), Shanghai (1990), Moscow (1992), Oostende (1995), Bologna (1998), Honolulu (2001), Berlin (2004), Chuncheon (2007), Funchal (2010), Shanghai (2013) and Singapore (2015), the 16th ICPIC will take place in Washington, DC, from April 29 to May 1st, 2018.


sustainable concrete infrastructure resilient concrete infrastructure ICPIC 2018 polymers in concrete infrastructure Polymer-Impregnated Concrete (PIC) Polymer Cement Concrete (PCC)

Editors and affiliations

  • Mahmoud M. Reda Taha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of New MexicoAlbuquerqueUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-78174-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-78175-4
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