Plenary speakers for BEI-UHPC (alphabetical order)


Kiang Hwee Tan

Professor TAN KIANG HWEE is a faculty member of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS) since July 1981. He obtained his doctorate degree from the University of Tokyo, Japan in 1985. He specialises in the area of structural concrete and composites and has carried out extensive research on external prestressing, fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) reinforcement, fibre-reinforced concrete, and sustainable concrete and construction. Professor Tan is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES), Japan Concrete Institute (JCI) and Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE). He is a member of editorial boards for several international journals, including ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Cement and Concrete Composites, JCI Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, Science and Engineering of Composite Materials, and others. Currently, he serves as Chairman of Working Group on 'Singapore Standard for Design of Fibre Reinforced Concrete Structures'. He is a registered professional engineer and has also been a consultant in structural engineering and materials to several agencies in Singapore.