Concrete science

a physical science, one having as its subject of knowledge concrete things instead of abstract laws.
- Davies & Peck.

See also: Concrete

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Northwestern University Civil Engineering Professor and Center for Advanced Cement-based Materials founding director Surendra Shah will open the European Ready-Mixed Concrete Organization Congress XVII, dune 4-5, in Istanbul, with a keynote, "Advances in Concrete Science in the last 50 years.
Too often doctors treat patients from anecdotal evidence and not concrete science and facts.
Craddock was instrumental in fostering the creation of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Concrete Sustainability Hub, which was established in 2009 with the goal of accelerating emerging breakthroughs in concrete science, and engineering and transferring that science into practice.
Applications of computers and information technology, in Handbook of Analytical Techniques in Concrete Science and Technology, Ed.
Jackson writes, "I believe that until a concrete science of religion and ethics exists and organizations to apply its findings, humanity will continue to struggle to create these things.
The research continues under Concrete Science, which along with Buildings and Pavements, encompasses areas the Ready Mixed Concrete Research and Education Foundation and Portland Cement Association prioritize as CSHub sponsors.
Dr Bai's work has been based within the field of concrete science, technology and construction, involving research, consultancy, and continuing professional development.
Second, our concrete technology is at the forefront of the industry due to our strategic relationship with Beijing Dong Fang Jian Yu Institute of Concrete Science & Technology, which provides us exclusive access to the latest material science and technology from the premier concrete research and development facility in China.
Observation of 5-nanometer silica and other atomic-scale subjects is part of the Concrete Science program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-hosted Concrete Sustainability Hub.
This study adds concrete science that proves what we've seen for years: the value of a GEM is real, and people really depend on them.
Breakthroughs in concrete science and engineering hold the promise that concrete can be part of the solution of contributing to sustainable development and reducing the carbon footprint of our built environment," adds PEA President Gregory Scott.
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