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Surendra P. Shah

Walter P. Murphy Emeritus Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Tech A134
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-7878Email Surendra Shah

Website

Advanced Cement-Based Materials


Departments

Civil and Environmental Engineering


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Education

Ph.D. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

M.S. Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA 

B.E. B.V.M. College, India


Research Interests

Connecting microscopic behavior to structural response of concrete

Selected Publications

    1. “Effect of Mineral Admixtures on Formwork Pressure of Self-Consolidating Concrete,” Cement Concrete and Composite, Vol. 32, No. 9, October 2010, pp. 665-671 (with J. H. Kim and M. Beacraft)
    2. “Highly Dispersed Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Cement Based Materials,” Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 40, No. 7, July 2010, pp. 1052-1059 (with M. S. Konsta-Gdoutos and Z. S. Metaxa)
    3. “Small Changes Can Make a Great Difference,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2141, May 2010, pp. 1-5 (with J. J. Gaitero, I. Campillo, and P. Mondal)
    4. “Comparative Study of the Effects of Microsilica and Nanosilica in Concrete,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2141, pp. 6-9 (with P. Mondal, L. D. Marks and J. J. Gaitero)
    5. “Influence of Micro- and Nanoclays on Fresh State of Concrete,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2141, May 2010, pp. 68-74 (with N. A. Tregger and M. Pakula)
    6. “Observation of Cement Paste Microstructure Evolution,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2141, May 2010, pp. 75-81 (with G. Venkiteela and Z. Sun)
    7. “The Fresh State: From Macroscale to Microscale to Nanoscale,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2141, May 2010, pp. 89-91 (with R. D. Ferron)
    8. “Atomic Force Acoustic Microscopy to Measure Nanoscale Mechanical Properties of Cement Pastes,” Transportation Research Record,Vol. 2141, May 2010, pp. 102-108 (with J. H. Kim and O. Balogun)
    9. “Carbon Nanofiber-Reinforced Cement-Based Materials,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2142, May 2010, pp. 114-118 (with Z. S. Metaxa and M. S. Konsta-Gdoutos)
    10. “American Road Map for Research for Nanotechnology-Based Concrete Materials,” Transportation Research Record, Vol. 2142, May 2010, pp. 130-137 (with B. Birgisson, P. Taylor, and J. Armaghani).