CIVE 556

Advanced Concrete Technology

Units: 1.5

Microstructure of hydration products and its effect on properties of concrete. Mechanisms and interaction of chemical admixtures and industrial wastes to produce sustainable and durable concrete. Evaluation of fresh and hardened properties of conventional and cement-based composites. Will include a project component focusing on specialized concretes not limited to fiber reinforced concrete, self-consolidating concrete, high strength concrete, light weight concrete, and carbon negative concrete.


Graduate course in the Civil Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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