Welcome to the web pages of Professor Peter Claisse

From 1 August 2014 I shall have retired from Coventry University and shall be an Emeritus Professor, working on conferences, research and books.  Please see:  Contact.htm

Links to this site:  Contact me   My cv,    My publications    Research video.wmv

Links to the Coventry University site:  Construction materials  Built Environment & Planning    CURVE (the Coventry University document repository    CUCV 

REF 2014 at Coventry University   My research profile  Civil Engineering (scroll down)


NEW BOOK    P A Claisse, Transport Properties of Concrete: Measurement and applications.  A research monograph published May 2014  Synopsis.pdf   Download or purchase from Woodhead  order from Amazon   order from Elsevier


STUDENT RESOURCES                       Thesis Archive  Full text of some PhD theses.


CONFERENCES    Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies Conferences

Fourth International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies (SCMT4)

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 7-11 August 2016  SCMT4.htm

The papers from our past conferences (including Kyoto) may be downloaded here free:  Proceedings.htm


RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY PROJECTS    The results from almost all of these projects may be found in My publications 

Concrete mix development                                                                    Paving blocks

Mine Backfill                                                                                            Landfill barriers

Plasterboard recycling                                                                             Gypsum recycling 

Cleanlead Gypsum                                                                                  Rail support

Coulomb test                                                                                           Surface tests for concrete

Glass fibre mat in concrete                                                                     Concrete admixtures

Wood-glass-epoxy composites.                                                              Concrete Overlays and Structural Vibrations.



The laboratory facilities at Coventry                                                     Test procedures for cementitious materials

Types of research posts                                                                          Notes for potential researchers

The difference between research and consultancy                              Why come to the Coventry research group?


OTHER INFORMATION          Civil Engineering Structures in Coventry             Geochemistry pages Dr Mark Tyrer,