University of Texas at Arlington

  1. Application of Cellulose Nanofibers as Durability Performance Enhancing Additives for Cement and Concrete Industry (2021 – 2022)

  • PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf, Co-PI: Dr. Surendra Shah

  • Sponsor: The U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Public Private Partnership (P3Nano)

 

    2. Recreated Roman concrete (RRC) using alkali-activated Calcined Clay, 2020 - 2022

  • PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf

  • Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Young Faculty Award

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    3. Controlling the Interaction Between Carbon Dioxide and Cementitious Materials Using Biomimetic Molecules, 2020 - 2023

  • PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf, Co-PI: Dr. Frank Foss, Dr. Erika La Plante

  • Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)

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    4. A Feasibility Study of Flexible Pavement Built with Modified Bitumen (bitumen mixed with recycled plastics) of a Plastic Road, 2020 - 2021

  • PI: Dr. Sahadat Hossain, Co-PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf

  • Sponsor: Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT)

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University of Maine (2017 - 2019)

 

   4. Value-added utilization of wood ash in construction materials, 2018-2019

  • PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf, Co-PI: Dr. Eric Landis

  • Sponsor: Maine Technology Institute (MTI)

   5. Alternative Cementitious Materials for durable and sustainable transportation infrastructures, 2019-2021

  • PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf

  • Sponsor: Region I University Transportation Center (UTC)

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   6.Defense Logistics Agency: Biomass to biofuel pilot plan, 2018-2019

  • PI: Dr. Hemant Pendse, Co-PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf, Dr. Clay Wheeler, Dr. Ivan Fernandez, Dr. William DeSisto, Dr. Thomas Schwartz, Dr. Peter van Walsum

  • Sponsor: Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

   7. Carbonating subgrade materials for in situ soil stabilization, 2018-2019

  • PI: Dr. Aaron Gallant, Co-PI: Dr. Warda Ashraf

  • Sponsor: Region I University Transportation Center (UTC)

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