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Prof Stan Wild

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BSc, MSc, PhD.


Main Research Subjects:

  • Construction Materials, particularly cement and concrete with emphasis on pozzolanic materials, utilisation of waste materials in cement and sustainability.

Career Summary, Specialist Projects and Academic Activities:

Published over one hundred papers (including 40 refereed conference proc., 60 refereed academic journal) and successfully supervised 17 PhD and 7 MPhil students. Carried out numerous consultancies (over 50) principally in the general area of physical and chemical testing of cements, mortars and concretes. Attracted over £700,000 in research funding, which includes funding from EPSRC (including funding from JREI and SRIF), the European Commission, and Government Technology Foresight funding.

Selected Publications:

J. Bai, A.Chaipanich, J. M. Kinuthia, M. O’Farrell, B. B. Sabir S. Wild, and M. H. Lewis. Compressive strength and hydration of wastepaper sludge ash – ground granulated blastfurnace slag (WSA – GGBS) blended pastes. Cement and Concrete Research, 33, 2003, pp. 1189-1202.

Smallwood I., Wild S. and Morgan E. The resistance of metakaolin (MK) – Portland cement (PC) concrete to the thaumasite-type of sulphate attack. Cement and Concrete Composites, 25, (2003) 931-938.

Wild S. Keynote paper – Portland Cement Binders: Science and Sustainability, Proceedings of the International Symposium Celebrating Concrete People and Practice, University of Dundee, 3-4 Sept. 2003, Role of Cement Science in Sustainable Development – Supplementary cementing materials, 143-160, 2003, Publ. Thomas Telford, ISBN: 0 7277 3246 3.
External / Professional Representation:
Acted as external examiner to numerous PhD students at other Universities. Currently acts as referee for a number of quality journals and on the EPSRC college.

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