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  • SCMT4 Conference

    Aug. 7-11, 2016

    On behalf of the SCMT4 committees and our various institutions and corporate sponsors, it is a great pleasure for us to welcome you all to Las Vegas, Nevada. The official language of the conference is English.

Welcome

Dear colleagues:

It is with our great pleasure and privilege to invite you to participate in the 4th international conference in Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies (SCMT4) which will be held in August 7- 11, 2016, in Las Vegas, USA.

The SCMT4 conference scientific program will feature topics of the latest research and development in all different materials. The conference themes include Carbon Credits. Carbon Dioxide Sequestration. Designing structures with sustainable materials. Embodied energy from production. End of life-materials that can be demounted/deconstructed and reused or recycled. Energy requirements for transport and use. Energy management during construction. Energy management during use of the buildings and infrastructures. Greenhouse gas reduction. Life cycle analysis. Making construction materials durable. Maintaining quality and durability while achieving sustainability. Maintenance and repair technologies for sustainability of buildings and infrastructure. Mass balance - sources and final destinations of materials. New materials production and construction technologies using innovative materials. Recycling of municipal solid waste. Combustion ashes. Sustainability, quality, and public perception. Use of recyclable by-products in construction materials. Innovative and non-traditional materials.

We look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas in August 2016.

Nader Ghafoori
Peter Claisse
Tarun R. Naik
Eshmaiel Ganjian