Welcome Prof.Dr.Syed Ali Rizwan from National University of Sciences &Technology(NUST), Pakistan to be TPC!



Prof.Dr.Syed Ali Rizwan, National University of Sciences &Technology(NUST), Pakistan (Head Department of Structural Engineering, NUST Institute of Civil Engineering)

High Performance/Self-Compacting Cementitious Systems, Secondary Raw Materials, Repairs and Rehabilitation of Structures.
Member ACI Committees 237 (Self-Consolidating Concrete), 234(Silica Fume in Concrete)and 232(Fly ash and other Pozzolans in Concrete.)
Peer (Referee) of ACI Materials Journal(USA), Materials and Structures      Journal of RILEM and Construction and Building Materials (Elsevier USA).
Post-Doctorate Research:     “High Early Strength Self-Compacting Grout Systems”, Technical University, Freiberg, Germany-2009
PhD Engineering:                 Technical University, Freiberg, Germany-October 2006
PhD. Thesis Title:                  “High Performance Mortars and Concretes Using Secondary Raw Materials”- TU Freiberg, Germany. ISBN 978-3-639-17878-4,VDM Verlag Dr.Muller, Germany.
M.Sc. Structural Engineering: University of Surrey, England, U.K. – October 1981.
M.Sc. Thesis Title:                 Stability Analysis of Fiber/Matrix Skeletal/Continuum Units
B.Sc. Civil Engineering:       University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore54890,Pakistan,1976
Selected Brief Publications
Rizwan,S.A and Bier, T.A.,“Self-Compacting Mortars using Various Secondary Raw Materials”- paper Published in ACI Materials Journal, USA, Vol. 106, No. 1, January-February 2009, pp 25-32.
2.      Rizwan,S.A and Bier,T.A., “Blends of limestone powder and fly ash enhance the response of self-compacting mortars”, Paper published in the Journal of “Construction& Building Materials”,Elsevier , USA.:27(2012)398-403,
Rizwan,S.A; Ahmad,S and Bier, T.A., “Application of Packing Concepts to High Performance self-Consolidating Mortar (SCM) Systems”, ACI SP 289.22, USA,  pp 299-315, September 2012.