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Amnon Katz, Associate Professor

Structural Engineering and Construction Management
Phone: +972-4-8293124
Fax: +972-4-8293124
Address: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Haifa 32000, Israel
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Research Interests  
Sustainable construction
Concrete technology
High performance concrete
Fiber reinforced concrete (FRC) and polymers (FRP)


1992 - D. Sc.    Technion, I.I.T., Department of Civil Engineering.

1988 - M. Sc.    Technion, I.I.T., Department of Civil Engineering.

1980 - B. Sc.     Technion, I.I.T., Department of Civil Engineering (Cum Laude).


014505 - Building Materials


014506 - Advanced Concrete Technology


016513 - Recycling in Construction


Recent Publications in Scientific Journals

Katz, A., " Properties of Concrete Made with Recycled Aggregate from Partially Hydrated Old Concrete", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 33, No. 5, 2003, pp. 703-711. Download
Katz, A. and Kovler, K., "Utilization of industrial by-products for the production of CLSM", Waste management, Vol. 24, No. 5, 2004, pp. 501-512. Download
Katz, A., "The environmental impact of steel and FRP reinforced pavements", ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 8, No. 6, 2004, pp. 481-488. Download
Katz, A., "Treatments for the Improvement of Recycled Aggregate", ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 6, 2004, pp. 597-603 Download
Nuriel S., Katz A., Wagner H.D., "Measuring fiber-matrix interfacial adhesion by means of a 'drag-out' micromechanical test" Composites Part A, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2005, pp. 33-37. Download
Pushkar S., Becker R., Katz A., "A methodology for design of environmentally optimal buildings by variable grouping", Building and Environment Journal, Vol. 40, No. 8, 2005, pp. 1126-1139. Download
Katz A., Bentur A. and Kovler K., "A novel system for in-situ observations of early hydration reactions in wet conditions in conventional SEM", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2007, pp. 32-37. Download
Katz A. and Baum H., "Effect of high levels of fines content on concrete properties", ACI Journal of Materials, Vol. 103, No. 6, 2006, pp. 474-482. Download
Katz A., "Stress transfer between FRP laminates and concrete through deteriorated concrete surface", Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 11, No. 4, 2007, pp. 410-418. Download
Bar-Nes G., Katz A., Peled Y., Zeiri Y., "The mechanism of cesium immobilization in densified silica-fume blended cement pastes", Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 38, No. 5, 2008, pp. 667-674. Download
Bar-Nes G., Katz A., Peled Y., Zeiri Y., "The Combined Effect of Radiation and Carbonation on the Immobilization of Sr and Cs ions in Cementitious Pastes", Material and Structures, Vol. 41, 2008, pp. 1563-1570. Download
Wassermann R., Katz A. and Bentur A., "Minimum Cement Content Requirements: A Must or a Myth?", Material and Structures, Vol. 42 No. 7, 2009, pp. 973-982. Download
Kenny A. and Katz A., "Influence of the Interfacial Transition Zone Properties on Chloride Corrosion in Reinforced Concrete-Characterization of ITZ", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 95, 2010, pp 69-72 Download

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