Special Sessions

The following Special Sessions will take place as part of ACMSM25

SS01: Pipelines

 

Dr Hassan Karampour
– Griffith University

Prof Hong Guan
– Griffith University

Prof Faris Albermani
– Central Queensland University

Papers:
P048     Binazir, A., Karampour, H., Gilbert, B.P., Guan, H.     Australia (QLD)    BENDING CAPACITY OF PIPE-IN-PIPE SYSTEMS SUBJECTED TO EXTERNAL PRESSURE
P049     Piran, F., Karampour, H., Woodfield, P., Mason, M.     Australia (QLD)     VORTEX-INDUCED VIBRATION OF TWO-DIMENSIONAL HEXAGONAL CYLINDERS WITH CORNER AND FACE ORIENTATIONS
P028     Bi, K., Hao, H., Nikoo, H.M.     Australia (WA)     USING PIPE-IN-PIPE SYSTEMS FOR THE SUB-SEA PIPELINE VIBRATION CONTROL
P035     Rathnayaka, S., Shannon, B., Deo, R., Fu, G., Kodikara, J.     Australia (VIC)     FAILURE PREVENTION OF LARGE-DIAMETER CAST IRON WATER PIPES USING LEAK-BEFORE-BREAK CONCEPT
P037     Melchers, R.E., Ahammed, M.     Australia (NSW)     EXTREME VALUE STATISTICS FOR PITTING CORROSION OF STEEL PIPELINES
P100     Tran, H.D., Setunge, S., Shi, L.     Australia (VIC)     A CASE STUDY ON THE REMAINING STRENGTH OF STORMWATER DRAINAGE PIPES

SS02: Wind Loading of Structures

 

Dr Matthew Mason
– University of Queensland

Papers:
P074     Mohotti, D., Wijesooriya, K., Xing, F.     Australia (NSW)     DYNAMIC PERFORMANCE OF STEEL POLES AND ITS LONGEVITY DUE TO INDUCED LOADS FROM DYNAMIC WIND (abstract only)
P078     Humphreys, M.T., Ginger, J.D., Henderson, D.J.     Australia (QLD)    EFFECT OF OPENING SIZE AND WIND SPEED ON INTERNAL
PRESSURES IN FULL-SCALE BUILDINGS
P177     Navaratnam, S., Henderson, D., Ginger, J.     Australia (QLD)     WIND LOAD SHARING AND INFLUENCE COEFFICIENTS FOR HOUSE ROOF STRUCTURES
P247     Bodhinayake, G.G., Ginger, J.D., Henderson, D.J.     Australia (QLD)    NET CLADDING PRESSURES ON INDUSTRIAL BUILDING ROOFS
P061     Stewart, M.G., Masia, M.J., Li, J.     Australia (NSW)     STOCHASTIC WIND FIELD MODELS AND THEIR EFFECT ON THE STRUCTURAL RELIABILITY OF MASONRY WALLS
P305     Lyu, J., Wang, C.M., Mason, M.S.  Australia (QLD)    ASSESSMENT OF EMPIRICAL MODELS FOR PREDICTING WIND SPEED REDUCTION IN THE LEE OF WINDBREAKS (abstract only)
P306     Mason, M.S.     Australia (QLD)     REANALYSIS OF DESIGN WIND SPEEDS IN QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA (abstract only)
P313     Eftekharian, E., Ghodrat, M., He, Y., Ong, R.H., Kwok, K.C.S., Samali, B.     Australia (NSW)     NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF THE EFFECT OF TERRAIN SLOPE ON WIND-FIRE ENHANCMENT

SS03: Latest advances in Structural Health Monitoring in Australia

 

Dr Tommy Chan
– Queensland University of Technology

Dr Andy Nguyen
– University of Southern Queensland

Papers:
P289     Nguyen, T.N., Yu, Y., Li, J., Sirivivatnanon, V.     Australia (NSW)     AN OPTIMISED SUPPORT VECTOR MACHINE MODEL FOR ELASTIC MODULUS PREDICTION OF CONCRETE SUBJECT TO ALKALI SILICA REACTION
P231     Ay, A.M., HKHOO, S., Wang, Y.    UK     A TIME-DOMAIN DAMPING ESTIMATION METHOD FOR VIBRATION-BASED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IDENTIFICATION
P232     Li, J., Fan, G., Hao, H., Li, H.     Australia (WA)    AN IMPROVED SSI APPROACH FOR STRUCTURAL MODAL IDENTIFICATION
P233     Phung, J., Li, J.C., Lu, Y.     Australia (NSW)     A NOVEL WAVE BASED APPROACH FOR CRACK DETECTION IN CONCRETE
P234     Nguyen, L.T., Haritos, N.     Australia (VIC)     A MINIATURE BLUETOOTH TRI-AXIAL ACCELEROMETER UNIT SUITABLE FOR EMA APPLICATIONS
P235     Joseph, J.T., Chan, T.N.T., Nguyen, A., Nguyen, K.D.     Australia (QLD)     DAMAGE IDENTIFICATION OF CIVIL STRUCTURES USING MODAL KINETIC ENERGY CHANGE APPROACH
P236     Li, J.T., Zhu, X.Q., Samali, B.     Australia (NSW)     BRIDGE OPERATIONAL MODAL IDENTIFICATION USING SPARSE BLIND SOURCE SEPARATION
P290     Tang, Z.S., Lim, Y.Y., Smith, S.T.     Australia (NSW)     A STUDY ON MONITORING THE CURING PROCESS OF STRUCTURAL ADHESIVES USING WAVE PROPAGATION

SS04: Computational Fracture and Failure Analysis

 

A/Prof Daniel Dias-da-Costa
– University of Sydney

A/Prof Giang Nguyen
– University of Adelaide

Prof Chongmin Song
– University of New South Wales

Papers:
P200     Tran, H.T., Wang, Y., Bui, H.H., Nguyen, G.D., Kodikara, J., Sanchez, M.     Australia (VIC)     MODELLING MULTIPLE FRACTURE NETWORKS IN CLAYEY SOILS USING MESH- FREE SPH METHOD (abstract-only)
P191     Le, L.A., Nguyen, G.D., Bui, H.H., Sheikh, A.H., Kotousov, A.     Australia (SA)    LOCALISATION AND LODE-ANGLE DEPENDENCE OF GEOMATERIAL BEHAVIOUR
P166    Shen, L., Sharafisafa, M., Xu, Q.    Australia (NSW)     STUDYING DEFORMATION AND FRACTURING OF 3D PRINTED ROCK-LIKE MATERIAL USING DIGIAL IMAGE CORRELATION (abstract-only)
P121     Carvalho, M.R., Dias-da-Costa, D, Barros, J.A.O.     Australia (NSW)     AN EMBEDDED CRACK MODEL FOR THE SIMULATION OF THE COMPLEX INTERACTIONS IN FIBRE REINFORCED CONCRETE (abstract-only)
P118     Vafajou, B., Dias-da-Costa, D, Bitencourt, L.A.G., Manzouli, O.L.     Australia (NSW)     COUPLING FINITE ELEMENTS FOR MODELLING FLUID FLOW IN FRACTURED POROUS MEDIA
P093     Ghazlan, A., Le, V.T., Nguyen, T., Ngo, T.D.     Australia (VIC)    A NOVEL MODELLING APPROACH TO CAPTURE THE DAMAGE MECHANISMS IN NACRE-MIMETIC COMPOSITES
P095     Linforth, S., Imbalzano, G., Ngo, T.D., Tran, P., Odish, R., Ruan, D.   Australia (VIC)    DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF 2D ALUMINIUM AUXETIC STRUCTURES FOR DYNAMIC LOADING
P144     Saleh, Z., Neaz Sheikh, M., Remennikov, A.M., Basu, A.     Australia (NSW)     BEHAVIOUR OF CONCRETE BEAMS REINFORCED WITH GFRP BARS UNDER IMPACT LOADS
P097     Sinaie, S., Ngo, T.D., Le, V.T.     Australia (VIC)     SIMULATION OF CELLULAR STRUCTURES UNDER LARGE DEFORMATIONS USING THE MATERIAL POINT METHOD
P196     Zhang, J.Q., Song, C.M.     Australia (NSW)     DISCRETE MODELING OF FIBER REINFORCED MATERIAL USING THE SCALED BOUNDARY FINITE ELEMENT METHOD (abstract-only)
P195     Xing, W., Song, C.M., Tin-Loi F.     Australia (NSW)     A SCALED BOUNDARY FINITE ELEMENT BASED NODE-TO-NODE SCHEME FOR 3D FRICTIONAL CONTACT PROBLEM (abstract-only)
P222     Suo, S., Gan, Y.     Australia (NSW)     IMBIBITION-INDUCED EFFECTIVE STRESS EVOLUTION IN FRACTURED GEOMATERIALS (abstract-only)
P221     Wei, D., Gan, Y.     Australia (NSW)     COMBINED FINITE AND DISCRETE ELEMENT MODELLING OF SINGLE PARTICLE BREAKAGE: THE EFFECTS OF PARTICLE SHAPES (abstract-only)
P116     Zuo, Z.C., Bennett, T.     Australia (SA)     NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF THE INTERACTION BETWEEN CHEMICAL AND MECHNICAL DAMAGE FOR CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS

SS05: Shrinkage and Cracking in Early-age Concrete

 

Prof Ian Gilbert
– University of New South Wales

Dr Vinh Dao
– University of Queensland

Papers:
P112     Gilbert, R.I.     Australia (NSW)     EARLY-AGE CRACK CONTROL IN REINFORCED CONCRETE MEMBERS WITH END RESTRAINT
P150     Gowripalan, N.     Australia (NSW)    AUTOGENOUS SHRINKAGE OF CONCRETE AT EARLY AGES
P149     Matar, F., Castel, A., Gilbert, I.R.     Australia (NSW)    EARLY-AGE UNRESTRAINED AUTOGENOUS SHRINKAGE IN BLENDED CEMENT-BASED PRISMS
P239     Li, L., O’Moore, L., Dux, P., Lura, P., Dao, V.T.N.     Australia (QLD)    EVOLUTION OF COEFFICIENT OF THERMAL EXPANSION OF CONCRETE AT EARLY AGES
P168     Thilakarathna, P.S.M., Mendis, P., Nanayakkara, S.M.A., Sofi, M., Kristombubaduge, K.S.     Australia (VIC)     EVALUATION OF THERMAL CRACKING RISK IN MASS CONCRETE STRUCTURES
P303     CHILWESA, M., AKBARNEZHAD, A., GHAREHCHAEI, M., CASTEL, A., LLOYD, R., FOSTER, S.     Australia (NSW)     USING THE DOUBLE RING TEST TO ASSESS THE EFFECT OF TYPE OF AGGREGATE USED ON THERMAL CRACKING POTENTIAL OF CONCRETE
P302     BOCCIARELLI, M., RANZI, G.     Australia (NSW)     EVALUATION OF SHRINKAGE-INDUCED DEFLECTIONS OF COMPOSITE SLABS WITH A SIMPLIFIED DESIGN APPROACH AND A HYGRO-THERMO-CHEMICAL-MECHANICAL MODEL

SS06: Recent Advances in Technologies for Structural Safety and Disaster Mitigation

 

Prof Chunwei Zhang
– Qingdao University of Technology

Prof Li Sun
– Shenyang Jianzhu University

Papers:
P240     Miao, Y., Zhang, C.W., Cao, J.F., Li, X.J    China     APPLICATION OF SYMMETRIC BILINEAR INITIATING TECHNIQUE IN PILE BLASTING
P241     Sun, L., Yang, Z., Zhang, C.W., Zhu, C.    China    STUDY ON COMPRESSION PERFORMANCE OF GFRP REINFORCED CONCRETE COLUMNS UNDER SEAWATER ENVIRONMENT WITH NEW TEST METHOD
P242    Jiang, S., Zhang, H., Wang, Z.    China    FRAGILITY ANALYSIS OF BRB CFST FRAME STRUCTURE UNDER MAIN SHOCK-AFTERSHOCK SEQUENCES
P243     Qin, G., Liu, G., Zhang, S.    China    THE INFLUENCE OF THE TIE MEMBER DEVIATING FROM THE MAIN NODE ON THE MAXIMUM BENDING MOMENT OF THE SCAFFOLD UPRIGHT TUBE
P244     Yang, G., Li, B.     China     MONITORING AND ANALYSIS OF AXIAL FORCE OF STEEL SUPPORT IN DEEP FOUNDATION PIT OF SHENYANG METRO STATION
P245     Xu, L., Chen, Y.    China    A MULTI-OBJECTIVE GROUND MOTION SELECTION APPROACH BASED ON THE ACCELERATION AND DISPLACEMENT RESPONSE SPECTRA
P171     Li, H.W., Chen, W.S., Hao, H.     Australia (WA)     NUMERICAL STUDY OF PRECAST CONCRETE BEAM WITH WET CONNECTIONS UNDER IMPACT LOADS

SS07: Life-cycle performance-based design, control, and monitoring of structural systems

 

Prof Chunwei Zhang
– Qingdao University of Technology

Prof Li Sun
– Shenyang Jianzhu Universityv

Dr Limeng Zhu
– Qingdao University of Technology

Papers:
P249     Xu, J., Hao, J.J., Dong, J.H., Gou, K.K., Zhang, C.W.     China    STUDY ON THE DAMAGE IDENTIFICATION OF SPACE STEEL STRUCTURES BASED ON AR MODEL AND BP NEURAL NETWORK
P250     Li, C., Sun, L., Su, Z., Liang, T., Zhao, Z.     China    DESIGN AND PERFORMANCE OF A HIGH PRECISION DISPLACEMENT SENSOR WITH SPRING
P251     Zhang, Y., Jia, L.G., Qiao, P.Z.    China    RESEARCH ON THE INFLUENCE OF SMART AGGREGATE DEFLECTED ANGLE ON THE ACCURACY OF MEASURING THE ELASTIC MODULUS OF CONCRETE
P252     Fu, W., Zhang, C.W., Duan, C.     China     EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH ON MAGNETORHEOLOGICAL DAMPER WITH PASSIVE ISOLATION SHAKING TABLE
P300     Zhu, L.M., Zhang, C.W., Xiao, H.X.     China     SHEAR STRENGTH OF SQUAT CIRCULAR CONCRETE-FILLED STEEL TUBE COLUMNS
P301     Duan, C., Zhang, C.W., Fu, W.,     China     SEISMIC RESPONSE ANALYSIS OF INTER-STORY ISOLATION STRUCTURES BASED ON FRICTION PENDULUM BEARINGS

SS08: Crumbed Rubber Concrete (CRC) and its application to civil engineering

 

Prof Yan Zhuge
– University of South Australia

Prof Tuan Ngo
– University of Melbourne

Papers:
P068     Li, D., Zhuge, Y., Rahman, M., Ma, X.     Australia (SA)     MIX DESIGN AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RUBBERIZED CEMENT STABILIZED SOIL (RCSS) PAVERS
P056     Yi, O., Zhuge, Y., Ma, X., Gravina, R., Mills, J.E.     Australia (SA)     SMALL-SCALE PULL-OUT TESTING ON BOND BEHAVIOR OF PROFILED STEEL REINFORCED CRC COMPOSITE SLABS
P041     Eltayeb, E., Ma, X., Zhuge, Y., Youssf, O.     Australia (SA)     FRESH AND HARDENED PROPERTIES OF INNOVATIVE FOAMED-RUBBERIZED CONCRETE
P254     Karim, R., Rahman, M, Dawson, A, Kumar, M, Wegener, L.     Australia (SA)     TYRE-DERIVED AGGREGATES IN PAVEMENT SUBBASES
P255     Abd-Elaal, E., Al-Bataineh, A.S., Mills, J.E.,Whittle, J., Zhuge, Y.     Australia (SA)     ENHANCING MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RUBBERISED CONCRETE WITH NON-THERMAL PLASMA TREATMENT
P256     Ma, X., Zhuge, Y., Li, D., Gorjian, N.    Australia (SA)     STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES OF LIGHT-WEIGHTED RUBBERIZED CONCRETE
P160     Ngo, T.D., Kashani, A., Linforth, S.     Australia (VIC)     VALORISATION OF RECYCLED TYRE CRUMB IN CONCRETE ROAD BARRIER AND BLAST RESISTANT CONCRETE
P159     Kashani, A., Ngo, T.D     Australia (VIC)  CONCRETE COMPOSITE FOAM INSULATOR WITH SURFACE-ACTIVE RECYCLED TYRE CRUMB

SS09: Very Large Floating Structures (VLFS)

 

Prof CM Wang
– University of Queensland

Papers:
P193     Kang, S., Jung, K.H., Lee, S.H., Kim, H.S., Choi, Y.H.     South Korea     MODULAR CONSTRUCTION METHOD FOR CONCRETE FLOATING QUAY WALL AT INCHEON HARBOR
P271     Nguyen, X.V., Luong, V.H., Cao, T.N.T., Tran, M. T.     Vietnam     A MOVING ELEMENT METHOD FOR HYDROELASTIC RESPONSE OF A FLOATING THIN PLATE DUE TO A MOVING LOAD
P016     Nguyen, H.P., Wang, C.M., Pedroso, D.M.     Australia (QLD)     A PITCHING WEC-TYPE ATTACHMENT FOR EXTRACTING WAVE ENERGY AND REDUCING HYDROELASTIC RESPONSE OF VLFS
P277     Adam, F., Walia, D., Harmann, H., Schunemann, P., Grossmann, J.     Germany     A NOVEL MODULAR TLP-DESIGN FOR OFFSHORE WIND TURBINES USING ULTRA HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE
P308     Chu, Y.I.     Australia (QLD)     DEVELOPMENT OF ROTATING OFFSHORE FISH CAGES (abstract only)
P311     Park, J.C., Wang, C.M.     Australia (QLD)     HEXAGON: A MEGA OFFSHORE FLOATING FISH FARM (abstract only)

SS10: Intelligent and Resilient Infrastructure

 

Prof Ranjith Dissanayake
– University of Peradeniya

Prof Sujeeva Setunge
– RMIT University

Papers:
P216     WIJESOORIYA, W., Siriwardane, S.C., Dissanayake, R.     Sri Lanka     FATIGUE ASSESSMENT OF CORRODED BRIDGES: A PROBABILISTIC APPROACH
P167     Peiris, A., Harik, I.     USA     CFRP ROD PANEL RETROFIT OF IMPACT DAMAGED RC BRIDGE GIRDERS
P257     Bandara, C.S., Jayasinghe, J.A.S.C., Dissanayake, P.B.R.     Sri Lanka    IMPROVING STRUCTURAL STABILITY OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS USED AS TEMPORARY EVACUATION CENTERS IN SRI LANKA
P088     Singh, J., Robert, D., Giustozzi, F., Setunge, S., O’Donnell, B.     Australia (VIC)     PREDICTION OF MOISTURE DEGRADATION IN ENZYME- STABILIZED UNSEALED ROAD PAVEMENTS
P295     Setunge, S., Shi, L.     Australia (VIC)     RISK ASSESSMENT OF TIMBER BRIDGE UNDER BUSHFIRE EVENT BASED ON TWO-WAY FLUID STRUCTURE INTERACTION MODELLING
P280     Lokuge, W., Fraser, C., Karunasena, W.     Australia (QLD)     PERFORMANCE OF BRIDGES WITH DAMAGED ELEMENTS IN EXTREME FLOOD EVENTS
P297     Setunge, S., Lokuge, W., Karunasena, W.     Australia (QLD)     FLOODWAY DESIGN PROCESS REVISITED

SS11Research on Mechanics of Structures in Hong Kong

 

A/Prof Paul Heung-fai Lam
– City University of Hong Kong

A/Prof Kostas Senetakis
– City University of Hong Kong

Papers:
P258     Adeabgo, M., Lam, H.F.     Hong Kong     A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON DAMAGE DETECTION OF NONLINEAR RAILWAY BALLAST BY MEASURED VIBRATION OF IN-SITU SLEEPER
P259     Sandeep, C.S., Senetakis, K.     Hong Kong    AN EXPERIMENTAL MICROMECHANICAL STUDY ON THE SHEARING BEHAVIOR OF SOIL
P260     Niu, X., Ji, H., Chen, B.     Hong Kong     DESIGN OF CRACK RESISTANT DENTAL COMPOSITE (abstract-only)
P261     Liu, X.F., He, X.Q., Wang, J.B.     Hong Kong    INVESTIGATION OF FRACTURE IN GRAPHENE SHEETS BASED ON PERIDYNAMICS
P262     Cheng, Z., Wang, J.F.     Hong Kong     ON THE MEASUREMENT OF 3D KINEMATICS AND PARTICLE CRUSHING OF GRANULAR MATERIALS UNDER QUASI-STATIC SHEAR USING X-RAY MICRO-TOMOGRAPHY
P263     Zhou, A., Qin, R., Lau, D.     Hong Kong     EFFECT OF CARBON NANOTUBES TREATED AGGREGATES ON COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH OF CONCRETE
P275     Zhou, W.H., Chen, W.B.     China    TWO-DIMENSIONAL SOIL-STRUCTURE INTERFACE SHEARING CHARACTERISTICS BY DISCRETE ELEMENT METHOD
P276     Yang, J.H., Lam, H.F.     China     AN EFFICIENT MARKOV CHAIN MONTE CARLO METHOD FOR BAYESIAN SYSTEM IDENTIFICATION OF TOWER STRUCTURES

SS12Numerical method and applications in Engineering

 

Prof Chunwei Zhang
– Qingdao University of Technology

Dr Jinfeng Cao
– Qingdao University of Technology

Papers:
P264     Liu, Z., Ma, L., Wen, L., Cao, J., Wei, Y.     China    A HIGH ORDER SHEAR COMPOSITE BEAM APPROACH FOR CORD-RUBBER TIRE BELT MECHANICS
P265     Cao, J., Zhang, C.W., Miao, Y.S., Xu, X.L., Yang, R., Huang, W.    China     STABILITY EVALUATION OF SUBMARINE SLOPE BASED ON FINITE ELEMENT STRENGTH REDUCTION METHOD
P266     Gao, D.W., Zhang, C.W.     China    A NUMERICAL STUDY OF SANDWICH PANEL WITH AUXETIC CORES UNDER IMPACT LOADING
P267     Sun, W., Fu, T., Sun, L.     China    NUMERICAL SIMULATION RESEARCH ON THE STRENGTH MONITORING METHOD OF CONCRETE IN FULL AGE BASED ON PIEZOELECTRIC WAVE METHOD
P268     Hou, S.W., Ma, S.H., Xin, Z.G., Wang, H., Wang, Y.N.     China    RESEARCH ON LOCAL STRENGTH STEP REDUCTION METHOD AND RELATED PARAMETERS
P269     Liu, L.     China     STRAIN SEPARATION OF EARLY AGE CONCRETE WITH THE BURIED SELF-REGULATION HEATING BELT

Call for Special Sessions

Proposals are invited for Special Sessions covering areas of specialist interest from within the conference topics listed above. Special Sessions should comprise at least 6 papers, which must be identified, collated and reviewed by the organiser(s).

 

Organisers of Special Sessions will receive one waived registration fee per Special Session. If are interested in organising a special session, please contact us via form below, indicating the following:

 

– Proposed title of Special Session
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