Special Issue "Renewable building materials and properties"

Submission Deadline: 31 December 2020
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Guest Editors

Professor Haitao Li, Joint Training PhD by Tongji University and the University of Western Australia, is the Vice Dean of College of Civil Engineering and director of International Research Center for Bio-composite Building Materials and Structures (IRCBBMS) at Nanjing Forestry University. He has published more than 100 papers and authorized more than 50 patents. He works as INBAR Construction Task Force Key Expert, ISO TC165 timber structure committee, member of a council of Civil Engineering Composite Materials Branch, China Composite Materials Society, Key Expert of Engineering Bamboo Materials Branch Committee, China Wood Protection Industry Association and so on. He is the co-chair of World Symposium on Sustainable Bio-composite Materials and Structures (SBMS) and International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Materials (ACEM). He also works as the editor or reviewer for more than 20 SCI journals.


Summary

This Special Issue is mainly about the renewable building materials and structures, such as timber, bamboo, straw and other nature resources and structures and so on.

Papers about the test methods, mechanical properties and structural applications for renewable building materials from nature resources are welcome.


Keywords
Bamboo; Wood; Timber; CLT; Straw; other renewable building materials; Strain; Stress; Strength; Modulus; Deflection; Stiffness; Ductility; Tensile; Compression; Shear; Bending; Bricks; Beam; Column; Joint; Frame