The University of Sheffield
Department of Civil and Structural Engineering

Use Of Recycled Materials In Concrete

Supervisor: Prof Kypros Pilakoutas

Joint Supervisor: Dr Maurizio Guadagnini

A number of research projects are already running in this field. Likely projects:

The use of recycled steel fibres in concrete
The use of waste plastic in concrete
The use of Glass in concrete

Depending on the project this may be an experimental or analytical project or both.There are strong links with industry, which is normally directly involved in these projects.

This project is NOT FUNDED, although Departmental/University scholarships are available for applicants who can demonstrate strong evidence of research potential.

Pre-requisite qualification

MEng , MSc

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