Concrete Engineering and Technology


Lecture 1 - Introduction and course overview


Lecture 2 - Constituents of concrete - Part 1 of 2


Lecture 3 - Constituents of concrete - Part 2 of 2


Lecture 4 - Admixtures in concrete – mineral and chemical


Lecture 5 - Hydration of cement


Lecture 6 - Basic properties of concrete


Lecture 7 - Proportioning of concrete mixes - Part 1 of 3


Lecture 8 - Proportioning of concrete mixes - Part 2 of 3


Lecture 9 - Proportioning of concrete mixes - Part 3 of 3


Lecture 10 - Pores and porosity in concrete


Lecture 11 - Porosimetry – measuring pores in concrete


Lecture 12 - Principles of quality control in concrete construction


Lecture 13 - Quality control and acceptance criteria for concrete based on compressive strength


Lecture 14 - Fibre reinforced concrete


Lecture 15 - High strength concrete


Lecture 16 - Mass concrete - Part 1 of 2


Lecture 17 - Mass concrete - Part 2 of 2


Lecture 18 - Concreting in cold weather


Lecture 19 - Concreting in hot weather


Lecture 20 - Roller compacted concrete


Lecture 21 - Self-compacting concrete


Lecture 22 - Testing self-compacting concrete


Lecture 23 - Shotcrete and underwater concrete


Lecture 24 - Alkali – aggregate reaction - Part 1 of 2


Lecture 25 - Alkali – aggregate reaction - Part 2 of 2


Lecture 26 - Reinforcement corrosion in concrete


Lecture 27 - Chloride penetration in concrete


Lecture 28 - Using epoxy-coated bars in concrete structures


Lecture 29 - Using FRP as reinforcement in concrete structures - Part 1 of 2


Lecture 30 - Using FRP as reinforcement in concrete structures - Part 2 of 2


Lecture 31 - Grouting and importance of formwork in concrete construction


Lecture 32 - Carbonation and freezing & thawing in concrete structures


Lecture 33 - Using recycled aggregates in concrete construction


Lecture 34 - Basic non-destructive testing for concrete structures


Lecture 35 - Measuring permeability in concrete


Lecture 36 - Some additional topics


Lecture 37 - Considerations in repair of concrete structures - Part 1 of 2


Lecture 38 - Considerations in repair of concrete structures - Part 2 of 2


Lecture 39 - Laboratory demonstration


Lecture 40 - Review of the course