Academic Profile

Dr. Qian Shunzhi received Bachelor and Master degrees from Southeast University (Nanjing) and Chinese Ministry of Transport Highway Research Institute (Beijing) in 1998 and 2001, respectively, and a PhD from University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) in 2007. Prior to joining NTU, Dr Qian was an associate professor at Southeast University, Nanjing, China (2009-2013) and a postdoctoral researcher at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands (2007-2009). His areas of expertise include the development of advanced construction materials, such as Engineered Cementitious Composites, self healing concrete and 3D printable concrete, as well as life cycle assessment of civil infrastructures.

Dr. Qian's research profile can be found at:
Researcher ID: G-1004-2014
Google Scholar: Shunzhi Qian
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Assoc Prof Qian Shunzhi
Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

3D concrete printing, Construction materials, Life cycle assessment
  • Durable and Low Carbon Concrete using Marine Clay

  • Self-healing Concrete with Dual-layer Precipitation Assisted with Magnetic Field and Hydrogels
  • Weng, Y.W., M.Y. Li, D. Zhang, M.J. Tan, and S.Z. Qian, (2021). Investigation of interlayer adhesion of 3D printable cementitious material from the aspect of printing process. Cement and Concrete Research, 143, 106386.

  • Lu, B, M.Y. Li, T.N. Wong, and S.Z. Qian, (2021). Effect of Printing Parameters on Material Distribution in Spray-based 3D Concrete Printing (S-3DCP). Automation in Construction, 124, 103570.

  • Wu, X.H., F. Yang, G.P. Lu, X. Zhao, Z. Chen, S.Z. Qian, (2021). A Breathable and Environmentally Friendly Superhydrophobic Coating for Anti-condensation Applications, Chemical Engineering Journal, 412, 128725.

  • Yang, F., and S.Z. Qian, (2020). Mechanical and piezoelectric properties of ECC with CNT incorporated through fiber modification. Construction and Building Materials, 260, 119717.

  • Zhang Z.G., Y.Z. Ding, and S.Z. Qian, (2019). Influence of bacterial incorporation on mechanical properties of engineered cementitious composites (ECC). Construction and Building Materials, 196, 195-203.

  • Liu, S.Y. and S.Z. Qian, (2019). Evaluation of Social Life-Cycle Performance of Buildings: Theoretical Framework and Impact Assessment Approach. Journal of Cleaner Production, 213, 792-807.

  • Huang, Y., H.L. Li and S.Z. Qian, (2018). Self-Sensing Properties of Engineered Cementitious Composites. Construction and Building Materials, 174, 253-262.

  • Weng, Y.W., M.Y. Li, M.J. Tan, and S.Z. Qian, (2018). Design 3D Printing Cementitious Materials via Fuller Thompson Theory and Marson-Percy Model. Construction and Building Materials, 163, 600-610.