Current PhD students

Ameya Kamat

Topic:

Mortars with mixed-in inhibitors for mitigation of salt damage

 

Supervisors:

Barbara Lubelli, Erik Schlangen

Yu Zheng

Topic:

Simulation of the chemical reaction process, and microstructural formation of lime-based materials

 

Supervisors:

Guang Ye, Erik Schlangen

Fernando Mendonca Filho

Topic:

The effects of sudden temperatures shifts on building materials

 

Supervisors:

Oguzhan Copuroglu, Erik Schlangen

Yitao Huang

Topic:

The role of interface in different type of UHPFRC strengthening systems combining experimental and numerical study

 

Supervisors:

Mladena Lukovic, Erik Schlangen, Max Hendriks

Shan He

Topic:

Applying self-healing technologies in the concrete cover-zone

 

Supervisors:

Erik Schlangen, Mladena Lukovic, Henk Jonkers

Bart Hendrix

Topic:

Ageing and self-healing behaviour of concrete

 

Supervisors:

Klaas van Breugel, Erik Schlangen

Minfei Liang

Topic:

Early age cracking of concrete influenced by autogenous shrinkage and creep

 

Supervisors:

Erik Schlangen, Branko Savija

Claudia Romero Rodriguez

Topic:

Numerical modelling and optimization of self-healing processes in cement-based materials

 

Supervisors:

Erik Schlangen, Branko Savija

Jinbao Xie

Topic:

Auxetic cementitious cellular composite energy harvester

 

Supervisors:

Branko Savija, Erik Schlangen

Anna Alberda van Ekenstein

Topic:

Circular use of concrete fractions

 

Supervisors:

Henk Jonkers, Mark Ottele, Erik Schlangen

Shozab Mustafa

Topic:

The behaviour of the concrete-SHCC interface under tensile/shear/combined loading in structural members

 

Supervisors:

Mladena Lukovic, Erik Schlangen, Max Hendriks

Aliakbar Ghaderiaram

Topic:

Passive and Active Sensor Nodes for Cheap and Reliable Condition Monitoring of Civil Structures

 

Supervisors:

Mohammad Fotouhi, Erik Schlangen

Anne Linde van Overmeir

Topic:

Development of SHCC for 3D printing

 

Supervisors:

Erik Schlangen, Branko Savija, Freek Bos (TU/e)

Guilherme da Silva Munhoz

Topic:

Experimental study and numerical simulation of the transport properties and volume stability of lime mortars at micro-scale and meso-scale

Supervisors:

Guang Ye, Erik Schlangen

Sebastian Kuniewski

Topic:

Degradation monitoring and sensoring for immersed tunnels

 

Supervisors:

Mohammad Fotouhi, Erik Schlangen

Burcu Aytekin Turkoglu

Topic:

Optimisation of reuse of recycled concrete

 

Supervisors:

Oguzhan Copuroglu, Erik Schlangen

Farnaz Aghabeyk

Topic:

Design of durable alkali-activated pastes resistant to the influence of carbonation, shrinkage, and freezing/thawing, using industrial by-products

Supervisors:

Guang Ye, Erik Schlangen

Rowin Bol

Topic:

Multi-Scale Modelling of Auxetic Cementitious Composites

 

Supervisors:

Branko Savija, Erik Schlangen

Current Postdocs

Marija Nedeljkovic

Topic:

Development of concrete indentification technique

 

Shi Xu

Topic:

Self healing asphalt joints

 

Finished PhD students

Lupita Sierra Beltran

Thesis (2011) download:

Ductile Cement-Based Composites with Wood Fibres - material design and experimental approach

Supervisors:

van Breugel/Schlangen

Nowowner of Engrano

Zhiwei Qian

Thesis (2012) download:

Multiscale Modeling of Fracture Processes in Cementitious Materials

Supervisors:

van Breugel/Schlangen

Now: Software developer at www.femris.com

Quantao Liu

Thesis (2012) download:

Induction Healing of Porous Asphalt Concrete

Supervisors:

Schlangen/van de Ven

Now:

Professor at Wuhan University Of Science and Technology

 

Branko Savija

Thesis (2014) download:

Experimental and numerical investigation of chloride ingress in cracked concrete

Supervisor:

Schlangen

Now:

Associate professor at TU Delft

Senot Sangadji

Thesis (2015) download:

Porous Network Concrete: A bio-inspired building component to make concrete structures self-healing

Supervisor:

Schlangen

Now:

Associate professor at Universitas Sebelas Maret, indonesia

Eirini Tziviloglou

Thesis (2018) download:

Biogenic self-healing mortar: Material development and experimental evaluation

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Jonkers

Now:

Researcher at NCSR, Greece

Leyang Lv

Thesis (2018) download:

Novel routes to polymer-based self-healing systems for cementitious materials

Supervisor:

Schlangen

Now:

Assistant Professor Shenzhen University, China

Ma Xu

Thesis (2018) download:

Cement paste degradation under external sulfate attack: An experimental and numerical research

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Copuroglu

Now:

Researcher at Guangdong Provincial Academy of Building Research Group, China

Guus Bouquet

Thesis (2019) download:

Effect of relaxation on eigenstresses and microcracking in concrete under imposed deformation

Supervisors:

van Breugel/Schlangen

Now:

enjoying retirement

Hongzhi Zhang

Thesis (2019) download:

Experimentally validated multi-scale fracture modelling scheme of cementitious materials

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Savija

Now:

Professor at Shandong University, China

Shi Xu

Thesis (2020) download:

Self-healing Porous Asphalt: A Combination of Encapsulated Rejuvenator and Induction Heating

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Liu

Now:

Assistant professor Wuhan University of Science and Technology

Yu Chen

Thesis (2021) download:

Investigation of limestone-calcined clay-based cementitious materials for sustainable 3d concrete printing

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Veer/Copuroglu

Now

Assistant professor Southeast University, Nanjing, China

Yading Xu

Thesis (2021) download:

Architected Cementitious Cellular Materials: Towards Auxetic Behavior

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Savija

Now:

Postdoc at TU Delft

Yidong Gan

Thesis (2022) download:

Experimental and numerical study of fatigue behaviour at the microscale of cementitious materials

Supervisors:

van Breugel/Schlangen/Savija

Now:

Associate professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan,

Yu Zhang

Thesis (2022) download:

The effect of blast furnace slag chemistry on carbonation characteristics of cement-slag systems

Supervisors:

Copuroglu/Schlangen

Now:

Assistant Prof. at Southeast University Nanjing, China

Ze Chang

Thesis (2023) download:

Experimental Investigation and Lattice Modelling of 3D Printed Concrete Buildability quantification and early-age creep behaviour

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Savija

Now:

Postdoc at Eindhoven University of Technology

Balqis Md Yunus

Thesis (2023) download:

Bacteria-initiated self-healing concrete: Influence of chloride ions, carbonation and mechanical load

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Jonkers

Now:

Assistant Prof. at Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

Stefan Chaves Figueiredo

Thesis (2023) download:

Smart cementitious composites: Development of multi-functional printable SHCC.

Supervisors:

Schlangen/Copuroglu

Now:

R&D Etex-group, Mechelen, Belgium

Zhi Wan

Thesis (2023) download:

The application of 3D printing technology in vascular based self-healing concrete

Supervisors:

Savija/Schlangen

Now:

Postdoc UCLA, USA

Previous Post-docs 

  • Henk Jonkers; 2006-2008; self healing bacterial concrete; now full professor TU-Delft, The Netherlands
  • Oguzhan Copuroglu; 2006-2009; ASR in concrete; now associate professor TU-Delft, The Netherlands
  • In-Seok Yoon;  2006-2007; chloride ingress in concrete; now full professor Induk University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Alvaro Garcia;  2008-2010; self healing asphalt; now full professor RWTH Aachen, Germany
  • Shunzhi Qian; 2011-2013; self healing concrete; now associate professor NTU, Singapore
  • Junfeng Su; 2011-2014; self healing asphalt; now full professor Tianjin University, China
  • Zhiwei Qian; 2013-2014; modelling slump; now software developer at Femris, The Netherlands
  • Jian Qiu; 2014-2016; asphalt recycling; now researcher/consultant at AsfaltlNu, The Netherlands
  • Branko Savija; 2014-2016; modelling self healing concrete; now associate professor, TU-Delft, The Netherlands
  • Zichao Pan; 2014-2015; modelling self healing concrete; now associate professor, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
  • Amir Tabakovic; 2015-2017; self healing asphalt; now researcher, TNO, Delft, The Netherlands

 

Guest Professors/PhD's/researchers

  • Sanjay Pareek, 2012 (Japan)
  • Tomoya Nishiwaki , 2018 (Japan)
  • Francisco Montero (Paco), 2012 (Seville, Spain)
  • Chris Joseph, 2008 (Cardiff, UK)
  • Josef Kveton, 2018 (Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Satoshi Komatsu, 2008-2009 (Japan)

  • Sina Sayadi Moghadam, 2021 (Cardiff, UK)
  • Laís Bandeira Barros, 2022 (Ghent, BE)
  • Salam Maytham Jaber Al-Obaidi, 2021 (Milano, Italy)
  • Alvaro Gonzalez, 2017 (Chile)
  • Jose Norambuena-Contreras, 2018 (Chile)

  • Ana Mafalda Matos, 2017 (Porto, Portugal)
  • Min Bai, 2018 (Xian, China)
  • Gabriele Milone, 2023 (Cambridge, UK)