BROCHURE
Mitsunori Kawamura is a Professor Emeritus and President,Kanazawa University,Japan

Mitsunori Kawamura

Professor Emeritus and President

Organizing Committee Member

Japan

Kanazawa University

PUBLICATIONS

I. Book

(1) Kawamura, M., Alkali-Silica Reaction - Japanese Experiences, The Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete, Edited by R.N. Swamy, Blackie and Son Ltd., Glasgow and London, 1992.

(2) Kawamura, M., 23 Silica Fume, Construction Materials Reference Book, Edited by D.K. Doran, Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd., Oxford, 1992.

(3) Kawamura, M., Construction Materials, Morikita Publishing Company Ltd., Tokyo, 1996. (in Japanese)

(4) Kawamura, M. and S. Chatterji, Materilas Science of Concret, Morikita Publishing Company Ltd., Tokyo, 2002. (in Japanese)

(5) Kawamura, M., Remedy for ASR in Concrete, Nakanihonn Highway Engineering Nagoya Company Ltd, Nagoya, 2010. (in Japanese)

 

II. Research Papers

(1) Kawamura, M., Shrinkage Stresses in Concrete as a Viscoelastic Material,Journal of American Concrete Institute, Vo.65, No.12, 1970.

(2) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M. and Ofuka, N., The Influence of Disintegration of Clay Lumps on Shrinkage Characteristic and Viscoelastic Properties of Soil-Cement Mixtures, Transaction of JSCE, Nol.2, No2, 119, 1971.

(3) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M., Ofuka, N., Natsukawa, K. and Saito, M., SomeProperties of Concrete Using Crushed Gravel and Fine Sand, Transaction of JSCE, Vol.2, No.2, 273, 1971.

(4) Kawamura, M., Hasaba, S. and Sugiura, S., A Function of Free Lime and Characteristics of Cement Hydration in Compacted Clay-Cement Mixtures, Proceedings of JSCE, No.191, 117, 1971.

(5) Kawamura, M., Hasaba, S. and Sugiura, S., Influence of Exchangeable Cations (Na+, Mg++,Ca++) Held on Bentonite on the Bentonite-Cement Interaction, Proceedings of JSCE, No.192, 123, 1971.

(6) Kawamura, M., An Application of Statistical Geometry to the Formation of A Fibrous C-S-H Gel Particle Network in the Structure of Hardened Cement Pastes, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.2,No.5, 507, 1972.

(7) Kawamura, M., Discussion to Viscoelastic Shrinkage Stress in Soil-Cement Base, Proceedings of ASCE, Vol.99, SM7, 578, 1973.

(8) Nishida, Y. and Kawamura, M., The Mechanism of Soil-Cement Stabilization- A Short Review-, Proceedings the 4th Asian Regional Conference Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Vol.2, 199, 1972.

(9) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M. and Saito, M., Influence of Admixtures in Concrete with Crushed Gravel and Fine Sand, Transactions of JSCE, Vol.4,224, 1973.

(10) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M. and Ohura, T., Deformation and Strength Characteristics of Soil-Cement Mixture under Repeated Loads,Transactions of JSCE, Vol.4, 1975.

(11) Diamond, S. and Kawamura, M., Soil Stabilization for Erosion Control,Report of JHRP, Purdue University, 1974.

(12) Kawamura, M. and Diamond, S., Stabilization of Clay Soils against Erosion, Report of JHRP, Purdue University, 1975.

(13) Kawamura, M. and Diamond, S., Soil Stabilization against Erosion Loss,Clays and Clay Minerals, Vol.23, No.6, 444, 1976.

(14) Kawamura, M., Comments on " Predictability Gap Between Science and Technology of Cements:II, Physical and Mechanical Behavior of Hydrated Cements, Journal of American Ceramic Society, Vol.59, No.3-4, 169,1976.

(15) Kawamura, M., Internal Stresses and Microcrack Formation Caused by Drying in Hardened Cement Pastes, Journal of American Ceramic Society, Vol.61, No.7-8, 281, 1979.

(16) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M. and Takemoto, K., The Reutilization of theCement Slurry Discharged at Concrete Products Factories, Transactions of the Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.2, 23, 1980.

(17) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M., Torii, K., and Takemoto, K., Drying Shrinkage and Durability of the Concrete Made with Recycled Concrete Aggregate,Transactions of the Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.3, 89, 1981.

(18) Kawamura, M., Hasaba, S., Torii, K. and Nicho, N., Effective Utilization  of LD Converter Slag as a Soil Stabilizer, Proceedings of the Second Australian Conference on Engineering Materials, Sydney, Australia, 285,1981.

(19) Kawamura, M., Several Properties of the Polymer Cement Concrete Using Polypropylene Emulsion, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Composite Materials, 1263, 1982.

(20) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Hasaba, S., Elucidation of alkali-Silica Reaction Mechanisms by the Combination of EDXA and Microhardness Measurements, Transactions of the Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.4, 1,1982.

(21) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Hasaba, S., Applicability of Basic Oxygen Furnace Slag as a Concrete Aggregate, Proceedings of the First International Conference on the Use of Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag and Other Mineral By-Product in Concrete, Montebello, Canada, 1123, 1983.

(22) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Hasaba, S., Application of EDXA Analyses and Microhardness measurements to the Study on Alkali-silica Reaction Mechanisms, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Alkali in Concrete, Copenhagen,167, Denmark, 1983.

(23) Kawamura, M., Comments on "Acoustic Emission in the Drying of Hardened Cement Paste and Mortar", Journal of American Ceramic Society, Vol.65, No.4, C60, 1982.

(24) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M., Koizumi, T., and Takemoto, K., Resistibility Against Impact Load and Deformation Characteristics under Bending Load in Polymer and Hybrid (Polymer and Steel) Fiber, Proceedings of International Symposium of Fiber Reinforced Concrete, American Concrete Institute Special Publication-81, 187, 1984.

(25) Hasaba, S., Kawamura, M., Torii K., Takemoto, K. and Urata, T.,Reutilization of Cement Slurry Discharged at Concrete Products Factories, Transactions of Japan concrete Institute, Vol.6, 63, 1984.

(26) Kawamura, M., Igarashi, S. and Hasaba, S., Toughness and Resistibility of Polymer Fiber Reinforced Concrete against Impact Load, Transactions of  Japan  Concrete Institute, Vol.6, 317, 1984.

(27) Torii, K., Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Hasaba, S., Applicability of Recycled Concrete Aggregate as an aggregate for Concrete Pavement,Transactions of Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.6, 133, 1984.

(28) Torii, K., Kawamura, M., Hasaba, S. and Taniguchi, K., Applicability of Coal Ashes as an Admixture for Concrete, Transactions of Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.7, 1985

(29) Effect of silica Fume on Alkali Silica Expansion in Mortars, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on the Use of Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag and Other Materials By-Products, American Concrete Institute Special Publication 91, 999, 1986.

(30) Kawamura, M., Torii, K. and Hasaba, S., Reaction Process and Microstructures in Compacted Flyashes and Flyash-Chemical Additive Mixtures, Proceedings of International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, Vol.4, 92, 1986.

(31) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Resistance of the Cement-Aggregate Interfacial Zone to the Propagation of Cracks, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.16, No.5, 653, 1986.

(32) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Hasaba, S., Effectiveness of Various Silica Fumes in Preventing Alkali Silica Expansion, Proceedings of Katharine and Bryant Mather International Conference on Durability of Concrete, American Concrete Institute Special Publication 100, Vol.2,1809, 1987.

(33) Torii, K., Kawamura, M. and Hasaba, S., Application of High Fly Ash Lean Concretes to the Subbase for Pavement, Transactions of Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.8, 37, 1986.

(34) Torii, K., Kawamura, M., Taniguchi, H. and Hasaba, S., Influence of Fly Ash on the Resistibility against Sulfate Attack, Transactions of Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.9, 32, 1987. 

(35) Kawamura, M., Kayyali, O.A. and Haque, M.N., Effects of A Flyash on Pore Solution Composition in Calcium and Sodium Chloride-Bearing Mortars International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.18, No.5, 763, 1988.

(36) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Terashima, N., Effects of Sodium Chloride and Sodium Hydroxide from the surrounding Solution on Alkali-Silica Reaction in Mortars Containing Fly Ash, Magazine of Concrete Research, Vol.40, No.144, 143, 1988.

(37) Kawamura, M. and Takemoto, K., Correlation between Pore Solution Composition and Alkali-Silica Expansion in Mortars Containing Various Flyashes and Blastfurnace Slags, International Journal of Cement Composites and Lightweight Concrete, Vol.10, No.4, 215, 1988.

(38) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Effect of Fly Ash and slag on the Interfacial Zone between Cement and Aggregate, Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, American Concrete Institute Special Publication 114, Vol.1,669, 1989.

(39) Kawamura, M., Takemoto, K. and Ichise. M., Influences of the Alkali Silica Reaction on the Corrosion of Steel Reinforcement in Concrete,Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, Kyoto, Japan, 115, 1989.

(40) Kawamura, M., Koike, M.  and Nakano, K., Release of Alkalis from Reactive Andesitic Aggregate and Fly ashes into Pore Solution in Mortars,Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, Kyoto, Japan, 271, 1989.

(41) Kawamura, M. and Torii, K., Reuse of Recycled Concrete Aggregate for Pavement, Proceedings of RILEM Symposium on Demolition and Reuse of Concrete and Masonry, Vol.2, 726, 1988.

(42) Kawamura, M. and Torii, K., Chloride Permeability of Concrete Containing a Flyash and a blast furnace slag, Proceedings of MRS Symposium on Pore Structure and Permeability of Cementitious Materials, No.137, 411,1989.

(43) Kawamura, m. and Igarashi, S., Formation of Glass Fibre-Cement Paste Interfacial Zone and its Effect on the Mechanical Properties of Glass Fibre Reinforced Mortar, Brittle Matrix Composites 2, Elsevier Applied Science Ltd., London, 323, 1989.

(44) Torii, K., Kawamura, M. and Taniguchi, H., Strength and Durability of Dry Lean Rolled Concrete for Pavement, Transactions of Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.10, 67, 1988.

(45) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Some Properties of Dry Lean Rolled Concrete Containing Flyash, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Flyash, Silica Fume, Slag and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, American Concrete Institute Special Publication 114, Vol.1,222, 1989.

(46) Kawamura, M. and Ichise, M., Characteristics of Alkali-Silica Reaction in the Presence of Sodium and Calcium Chloride, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.20, No.5, 757, 1990.

(47) Penev, D. and Kawamura, M., Moisture Diffusion in Soil-Cement Mixtures and Compacted Lean Concrete, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.21, No.1, 137, 1991.

(48) Kayyali, O.A., Kawamura, M. and Haque, M.N., Fly Ash and Cation Effects on Free-Cl- and OH- Concentrations in Mortar,  ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engrg., Vol.3, No.2, 113, 1991.

(49) Kawamura, M. and Igarashi, S., Significance of Microstructure of the Glass Fibre-Cement Paste Interfacial Zone in Long-Term Durability of GRC Composites, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Durability of Concrete, Montreal, Canada, American Concrete Institute Special  Publication 126, 799, 1991.

(50) Kawamura, M. , Takemoto, K. and Ichise, M., Alkali-Silica Reaction and Corrosion of Steel Reinforcement in Mortars Containing CaCl2, Brittle Matrix Composites 3, Elsevior Applied Science Ltd., 290, 1991.

(51) Saito, M., Kawamura, M. and Arakawa, S., Role of Aggregate in the Shrinkage of Ordinary Portland cement and Expansive Cement Concrete,International Journal of Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol.13, No.2,115, 1991.

(52)Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Chloride Induced Corrosion of Steel Reinforcement in Concretes Made with Various Mineral Admixtures,Transactions of the Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.12, 183, 1990.

(53) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Chloride Permeability and Corrosion Reinforcement Containing Silica Fume, Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Our World in Concrete and Structures, 239, 1991.

(54) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Effective Utilization of Coal Ashes in Road Construction, Environmental Implications of Construction with Waste Materials, Elsevier Applied Science Ltd., 561, 1991.

(55) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Pore Structure and Chloride Permeability of Surface Layers of Concrete, Transactions of the Japan Concrete Institute, Vol.13, 195,1991.

(56) Igarashi, S. and Kawamura, M., Effects of the Addition of Silica Fume and Fine Aggregate on the Fracture Toughness for the Steel-Matrix Interfacial Zone, Proceedings of International Conference on Fracture Processes in Concrete, Rock and Ceramics, E & FN Spon Ltd., Vol.1, 307, 1991.

(57) Haque, M.N. and Kawamura, M., Carbonation and Chloride-Induced Corrosion of Reinforcement in Fly Ash Concretes, Journal of American Concrete Institute (Materials), Vol.81, No.1, 41, 1992.

(58) Penev, D. and Kawamura, M., A Laboratory Device for Restrained Shrinkage Fracture of Soil-Cement Mixtures, Materials and Structures,Vol.25, No.146, 115, 1992.

(59) Chatterji, S. and Kawamura, M., A Critical Reappraisal of Ion Diffusion through Cement Based Materials, Part 1: Sample Preparation,Measurement Technique and Interpretation of Results, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.22, No.4, 525, 1992.

(60) Taguchi, M., Chatterji, S. and Kawamura, M., On the Specific Effect of Ion on the Rate of Alkali-Silica Reaction, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vo.22, No.4, 609, 1992.

(61) Kawamura, M. and Igarashi, S., Fracture Toughness for Steel Fibre-Cement Paste Interfacial Zone, Journal of Civil Engineering Materials,ASCE, Vol.4, No.3, 227, 1992.

(62) Kawamura, M., Torii, K., Takeuchi, K. and Tanikawa, S., Expansion and Cracking due to Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete under the Two Different Environments, Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, London, 519, 1992.

(63) Kawamura, K. , Igarashi, M. and Takeuchi, K., Relationships Between Alkali Content, Expansion and Pore solution Composition in Opal-Bearing Mortars Immersed in NaCl Solution, Proceedings of 9th international Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, London, 527, 1992.

(64) Chatterji, S. and Kawamura, M., Electrical Double Layer Ion Transport and Reactions in Hardened Cement Paste, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.22, No.5, 774, 1992.

(65) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Effects of Sodium Chloride on the Hydration Products in the Interfacial Zone Between Cement Paste and Alkali-Reactive Aggregate, Proceedings of International Conference on Interfaces in Cementitious Composites, Toulouse, France, 33, 1992.

(66) Penev, D. and Kawamura, M., Estimation of the Spacing and the Width of Cracks Caused by Shrinkage in the Cement-Treated Slab under Restraint, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.23, No.4,925, 1993.

(67) Takeuchi, K., Kawamura, M. and Torii, K., Textures of Existing Concretes Affected by the Alkali-Silica Reaction and Prediction of Their Residual Expansion Capacity, Proceedings of International Conference on Durability of Building Materials and Components, Ohmiya, Japan, E &FN Spon Ltd., 1343, 1993.

(68) Kawamura, M., Takeuchi, K. and Sugiyama, A., Mechanisms of Expansion of Mortars Containing Reactive Aggregate in NaCl Solution, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.24, No.4, 621, 1994.

(69) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Effects of the Cement Paste-Aggregate Interfacial Zone on the Chloride Permeability of Concrete with a Low Water:Cement Ratio, Brittle Matrix Composites 4, Elsevier Applied Science Ltd., 484, 1994.

(70) Kawamura, M. and Igarashi, S., Application of the Fluorescence Microscopic Technique to the Study on the Propagation of Cracks in Cement Paste and Mortar, Brittle Matrix Composites 4, Elsevier Applied Science Ltd., 167, 1994.

(71) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Effects of Fly Ash and Silica Fume on the Resistance of Mortar to Sulfuric Acid and Sulfate Attack, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.24, No.2, 361, 1994.

(72) Torii, K., Sasatani, T. and Kawamura, M., Carbonation and Steel Corrosion in Concretes Containing Mineral Admixtures under Different Environments, Proceedings of International Conference on Corrosion and Corrosion Protection in Concrete, 658, 1994.

(73) Torii, K., Sasatani, T. and Kawamura, M., Steel Corrosion in Blended Cement Concretes under a Marine Environment, Proceeding of 2nd International  Symposium on Blended Cements, 128, 1994.

(74) Torii, K. and kawamura, M., Mechanical and Durability Related Properties of High-Strength Concrete Containing Silica Fume, Proceedings of ACI International Conference on High Performance Concrete, ACI SP-149,461, 1994.

(75) Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Pore Structure and Chloride Ion Permeability of Mortars Containing SIlica Fume, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol.16, 279, 1994.

(76) Igarashi, S. and Kawamura, K., Durability and Microstructure of Glass Fibre Reinforced Concretes Produced by Premixing, JSCE Concrete Library, Vol.21, 125, 1993.

(77) Igarashi, S. and Kawamura, M., Effects of the Size in Bundled Fibers on the Interfacial Zone Between the Fibers and Cement Paste Matrix,International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.24, No.4,695, 1994.

(78) Kawamura, M. and Takeuchi, K. and Takeda, T., Role of Gypsum in Expansion of Mortars Containing Reactive Aggregate in NaCl Solution,Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Melbourne, 838, 1996.

(79) Kawamura, m., Torii, K., Takeuchi, K. and Tanikawa, S., Long-Term ASR Expansion Behavior of Concrete Cubes in Outdoor Exposure Conditions,Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Melbourne, 630, 1996.

(80) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Reactive Aggregate-Cement Paste Interfacial Regions, Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete,Melbourne, 965, 1996.

(81) Kawamura, M., Takeuchi, K. and Sugiyama, A., Mechanisms of the Influence of Externally Supplied NaCl on the Expansion of Mortars Containing Reactive Aggregate, Magazine of Concrete Research, Vol.48,No.176, 237, 1996.

(82) Sasatani, T., Torii, K. and Kawamura, M., Five-years Exposure Test on Long-Term Properties of Concretes Containing Fly Ash, Blast-furnace Slag and Silica Fume, Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag, and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, ACI-SP-153,Vol.1, 283, 1995.

(83) Torii, k., Sasatani, T. and Kawamura, m., Effects of Fly Ash, Blast-furnace Slag and Silica Fume on Resistance of Mortars to Calcium Chloride Attack, Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Fly Ash, Silican Fume, Slag and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, ACI SP-153, Vol.2, 931,1995.

(84) Torii, K., Taniguchi, K. and Kawamura, M., Sulfate Resistance of High Fly Ash Content Concrete, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.25, No.4, 759, 1995.

(85) Sasatani, T., Torii, K. and Kawamura, m., Chemical Attack of Deicing Salts on Portland Cement Concrete, Proceedings of International Conference on Concrete Under Severe Conditions -Environments and Loading-, Vol.2, Sapporo, Japan, 1265, 1995.

(86) Torii, K., Kawamura, M. et al., Influence of Cathodic Protection on Cracking and Expansion of the Beams due to Alkali-Silica Reaction,Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Alkali-AggregateReaction in Concrete, Melbourne, 653, 1996.

(87) Kawamura, M. and Komatsu, S., Behavior of Various Ions in Pore Solution in NaCl-Bearing Mortar with and without Reactive Aggregate at Early Ages, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 27,No.1, 29, 1997.

(88) Kawamura, M., Tanikawa, S., Swamy, R.N. and Koto, H., Pore Solution Composition and Electrochemical Behavior of Steel Bars in Mortars with Nitrite Corrosion Inhibitors, Proceedings of International Conference on Superplasticizers and Other Chemical Admixtures in Concrete, Rome,Italy, ACI-SP173, 35, 1997.

(89) Kawamura, M., Singhal, D. and Tsuji, Y., Effects of Interfacial Transition Zone Around Reinforcement on its Corrosion in Mortar with and without Reactive Aggregate, Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on theInterfacial Transition Zone in Cementitious Composites, Haifa, Israel, E & FN Spon, 179, 1998.

(90) Kawamura, M., Arano, N. and Terashima, T., Composition of ASR Gels and Expansion of Mortars, Materials Science of Concrete: the Sydney Diamond Symposium, Special Volume, American Ceramic Society, 261,1998.

(91) Kawamura, M., Arano, N. and Terashima, T., Mechanisms of the Suppression of ASR Expansion by Fly Ash from the View Point of Gel Composition, Materials Science of Concrete: the Sydney DiamondSymposium, Special Volume, American Ceramic Society, 277, 1998.

(92) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., An Evidence of Reduction in Fixation of Chloride Ions in the Cement Paste-Aggregate Interfacial Zone, Materials Science of Concrete, Special Volume, American Ceramic Society, 357,1998.

(93) Torii, K., Kawamura, M., Tanikawa, S. and Achiwa, M., Evaluation of Chloride Permeability of Surface Coating Materials by Rapid Chloride Permeability Test, Proceedings of 2nd East Asia Symposium on Polymers in Concrete, Koriyama, japan, 381, 1997.

(94) Torii, K., Sasatani, T. and Kawamura, M., Application of Rapid Chloride Permeability Test to Evaluate the Chloride-Ion Penetration into Concrete,Proceedings of CANMET/ACI 4th International Conference on Durability of Concrete, Sydney, Vol.1, 421, 1997.

(95) Torii, K., Sasatani, T. and Kawamura, M., Chloride Penetration into Concrete Incorporating Mineral Admixtures in Marine Environment,Proceedings of 6th CANMET/ACI International Conference on Fly Ash,Silica Fume, Slag and natural pozzolans in Concrete, Bangkok, Vol.2,701, 1998.

(96) Igarashi, S., Kawamura, M., Arano, N. and Kawaguchi, S., Alkali Reactivity of High-Carbon Ferrochromium Slag and Its Applicability as An Aggregate, Proceedings of 10th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, Vol.4, 4iv51, 1997.

(97) Igarashi, S. , Kawamura, M. and Kawaguchi, S., Mechanical Properties of Mortar Containing High Carbon Ferrochromium Slag as An Aggregate,Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering Materials,Canada, Vol.1, 64, 1997. 

(98) Kawamura, M., Arano, K. and Katafuta, K., ASR Gel Composition,Secondary Ettringite Formation  and Expansion in Mortars Immersed in NaCl Solution, Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Quebec, Canada, 199, 2000.

(99) Arano, N. and Kawamura, M., Comparative Consideration on the Mechanisms of ASR Suppression Due to Different Mineral Admixtures,Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Quebec, Canada, 553, 2000.

(100) Saito, M. and Kawamura, M., Hydration Product in the Interfacial Transition Zone Under the Ingress of NaCl and Their Effects on ASR,Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Quebec, Canada, 219, 2000.

(101) Kagimoto, H., Sato, M. and Kawamura M., Evaluation of the Degree of Deterioration in AAR Damaged Concretes and Analysis of Their Pore Solutions, Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Quebec, Canada, 859, 2000.

(102) Igarashi, S., Kubo, R.H. and Kawamura, M., Long-Term Volume Changes and Microcracks Formation in High Strength Mortars, International Journal of Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.30, No.6, 943, 2000.

(103) Kawamura, M. and Fuwa, H., Effects of Lithium Salts on ASR Gel Composition and Expansion of Mortars, Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Cement Microscopy, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., 89, 2001.

(104) Kawamura, M., Fuwa, H.. and Juni M., ASR Gel Composition and Expansion in Mortars with An Extremely Low Water:Cement Ratio,Proceedings of the 8th Euroseminar on Microscopy Applied to Building Materials, Athens, Greece, 159, 2001. 

(105) Igarashi, S. and Kawamura, M., Effects of Microstructure on Restrained Autogeneous Shrinkage Behavior in High Strength Concretes at Early Ages,Materials and Structures, Vol.35, No.246, 80, 2002.

(106) Kawamura, M. and Iwahori, K., Estimation of the Amount of ASR Gels by the Combination of EDS and Pore Solution Analysis and Measurements of Expansive Pressure in Mortars Under Restraint, Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Cement Microscopy, San Diego,U.S.A.,317, 2002.

(107) Kawamura, M., Juni, M. and Sugimasa, Y., Suppression of ASR in the Reuse of Various Waste Glasses as a Concrete Aggregate by the Addition of Mineral Admixtures, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Non-Traditional Cement & Concrete, Bruno, Czech Republic, 274, 2002.

(108) Kawamura, M. and Iwahori, K., ASR Gel Composition and Expansive Pressure in Mortars Under Restraint, Cement & Concrte Composites, Vol. 26, 47, 2004.

(109) Kawamura, M. and Fuwa, H., Effects of Lithium Salts on ASR Gel Composition and Expansion of Mortars, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol.33, 913, 2003.

(110) Kawamura, M. and Kodera, T., Effects of Externally Supplied Lithium on the Suppression of ASR Expansion in Mortars, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 35, 494, 2005

(111) Kawamura, M., Estimation of Critical Free Expansions Related to Surface Cracking in ASR-affected Concretes, Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol. 29, 324,2007.

(112) Kagimoto, H. and Kawamura, M., Measurements of Strain and Humidity within Massive Concrete Cylinders related to the Formation of ASR Surface Cracks, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 41, 808, 2011.

(113) Kagimoto, H., Yasuda, Y. and Kawamura, M., ASR expansion, expansive pressure and cracking in concrete prisms under various degrees of restraint, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 59, 1, 2014.

(114) Kagimoto, H., Yasuda, Y., Kinoshita, S. and Kawamura, M., Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, Leipzig, Germany, 139, 2016.

 

EDUCATION

1958 - 1962                  Department of Civil Engineering, Kyoto University,Kyoto, Japan                            

1962 - 1964                  School of Civil Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan

 

RESEARCH INTEREST

(1) Mechanisms of Soil Stabilization with Cement and Lime (1964-1975)

(2) Microstructure of Hardened Cement Paste

(3) Microstructure, Creep and Shrinkage of Concrete (1972-2001)

(4) Alkali Silica Reaction in Concrete (1980-2001)

(5) Corrosion of Reinforcement in Concrete (1986-2001)

(6) Interfacial Transition Zone between Cement Paste and Aggregate(1972-2001)

(7) Interfacial Transition Zone and Bond Mechanisms in Cement Based Composite Materials(1987-1993)(8) Transportation of Cl- Ion through Concrete (1991-1992)

(9) Autogeneous Shrinkage Stresses in High strength Concrete as a Viscoelastic Material(1999-2001)(10) Reactive Powder Concrete (1998-2001)

(11) Utilization of Various Kinds of Waste Glasses

 

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

1984                               Japan Concrete Institute Prize

1987                               Prize of the Cement Association of Japan

1992                               The Sandburg Prize at the 9th International Conference on Alkali Aggregate                                                Reaction (London)

1995                               Prize of the Cement Association of Japan

2001                               Recognition for the Paper presented at the 23rd International Conference on Cement Microscopy from International Cement Microscopy Association

2002                               Recognition for the Paper presented at the 24th International Cement Microscopy Association

2007                               Yoshida Prize (Japan Society of Civil Engineers)