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Chun-Tao Chen

Name: Associate Professor  Chun-Tao Chen
Associate Professor  Chun-Tao Chen
Degree: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USAPh.D.
E-mail: chuntaoc@mail.ntust.edu.tw
Homepage: 先進工程材料研究室 (Advanced Engineering Materials Laboratory)
Office: E2-601-2
Tel: +886-2-2737-6322
Fax: +886-2-2737-6606
Major Field: Cement Chemistry
Rheological Behaviors of Cementitious Materials
Microstructural Analysis
Durability of Infrastructure Materials
Reinforcement Corrosion
Calculus (I)(II)
Engineering Materials
Quality Control of Concrete
Concrete Test
Introduction to Applied Science and Technology
Introduction to Engineering and Engineering Ethics
Seminar (1)(2) (Graduate Course)
Special Topics on Property of Construction
Materials (Graduate Course)
Behavior of Engineering Materials (Graduate Course in English)
Physical and Chemical Analysis on Materials (Graduate Course in English)
Deterioration of Engineering Materials (Graduate Course in English)

AEML website:
American Concrete Institute (ACI)
The American Ceramic Society (ACerS)
The International Association for Life-Cycle Civil Engineering (IALCCE)
The Taiwan Concrete Institute (TCI)
The Chinese Society of Pavement Engineering
The Corrosion Engineering Association of the Republic of China

Professional Services
Committee member, Technical Committee for Civil Engineering and Architecture Standard, Bureau of Standard (Taiwan)
Board of Administration, Taiwan Concrete Institute (2016-present)
Committee member, Committee of Green Construction, Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering


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Director 2015-08 2017-07 Center of General Affairs, Office of Research and Development, NTUST --
Assistant Professor 2018-02 2015-01 Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, NTUST --
Postdoctoral Research Assistant 2007-09 2008-01 Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, NTUST --

Journal Paper & Conference Paper & Book/Technical Report

Journal Paper
  1. Chang-Yu Ou, Shao-Chi Chien, Yu-Ting Syue, Chun-Tao Chen (2018),  "A Novel Electroosmotic Chemical Treatment for Improving the Clay Strength throughout the Entire Region",  Applied Clay Science, 153(3), 161-171.
  2. Tsung-Yuan Huang, Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen, Yu-Wen Liu (2017),  "Engineering Properties and Microstructural Performance of Low Energy Super-Sulfated Cement Using Industrial Waste Anhydrite",  MATEC Web of Conferences, 130.
  3. Herry Suryadi Djayaprabha, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-YwanShih, Chun-Tao Chen (2017),  "Mechanical Properties and Microstructural Analysis of Slag Based Cementitious Binder with Calcined Dolomite as An Activator",  Construction and Building Materials, 150(9), 345-354.
  4. Nhat-Duc Hoang, Chun-Tao Chen, Kuo-Wei Liao (2017),  "Prediction of Chloride Diffusion in Cement Mortar Using Multi-Gene Genetic Programming and Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines",  Measurement, 112, 141-149.
  5. Chun-Tao Chen, Chang-Wei Lin (2017),  "Stiffening Behaviors of Cement Pastes Measured by a Vibrational Viscometer",  Advances in Civil Engineering Materials, 6(2), 53-64.
  6. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen (2016),  "Formulating for Innovative Self-Compacting Concrete with Low Energy Super-Sulfated Cement Used for Sustainability Development",  Journal of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering, 4, 2-28.
  7. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen (2016),  "Engineering Properties And Drying Shrinkage Of High-Performance Concrete With No-Cement SFC Binder",  International Journal of Advances in Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 3(3), 137-140.
  8. Kuan-Wei Chen, Shu-Yuan Pan, Chun-Tao Chen, Yi-Hung Chen, Pen-Chi Chiang (2016),  "High-gravity Carbonation of Basic Oxygen Furnace Slag for CO 2 Fixation and Utilization in Blended Cement",  Journal of Cleaner Production, 124, 350-360.
  9. Nguyen Tien Dung, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen, Tzong-Ruey Yang (2016),  "Cementitious Properties and Microstructure of An Innovative Slag Ecobinder",  Materials and Structures, 49(5), 2009-2024.
  10. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen, Tien- Dung Nguyen (2016),  "Engineering properties and durability of high strength self-compacting concrete with no-cement SFC binder",  Construction and Building Materials, 106, 670-677.
  11. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Changa, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen, Tien- Dung Nguyen (2016),  "Sulfate resistance of low energy SFC no-cement mortar",  Construction and Building Materials, 102, 239-243.
  12. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen, Tien- Dung Nguyen (2015),  "Influence of circulating fluidized bed combustion (CFBC) fly ash on properties of modified high volume low calcium fly ash (HVFA) cement paste",  Construction and Building Materials, 91, 208-215.
  13. Nguyen Tien Dung, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen (2015),  "Hydration Process and Compressive Strength of Slag-CFBC Fly Ash Materials without Portland Cement",  Journal of Material in Civil Engineering, 27(7), 04014213.
  14. David O. Koteng, Chun-Tao Chen (2015),  "Strength development of lime– pozzolana pastes with silica fume and fly ash",  Construction and Building Materials, 84, 294-300.
  15. Chang-Yu Ou, Shao-Chi Chien, Ching-Cheng Yang, Chun-Tao Chen (2015),  "Mechanism of soil cementation by electroosmotic chemical treatment",  Applied Clay Science, 104, 135-142.
  16. Chun-Tao Chen, Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Tzong-Ruey Yang, Tien- Dung Nguyen (2015),  "Performance and microstructural examination on composition of hardened paste with no-cement SFC binder",  Construction and Building Materials, 76, 264-272.
  17. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen, Tzong-Ruey Yang, Tien- Dung Nguyen (2015),  "Physical-chemical characteristics of an eco-friendly binder using ternary mixture of industrial wastes",  Materiales de Construccion, 65 (319).
  18. Nguyen Tien Dung, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen (2015),  "Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustion Fly-Ash-Activated Slag Concrete as Novel Construction Material",  ACI Materials Journal, 112(1), 105-114.
  19. Chun-Tao Chen, Jiang-Jhy Chang, Wei-chung Yeih (2014),  "The Effects of Specimen Parameters on the Resistivity of Concrete",  Construction and Building Materials, 71, 35-43.
  20. Nguyen Tien Dung, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen (2014),  "Engineering and Sulfate Resistance Properties of Slag-CFBC Fly ash Paste and Mortar",  Construction and Building Materials, 63, 40-48.
  21. Chun-Tao Chen, Chia-Wei Ho (2013),  "Influence of Cyclic-Humidity on Carbonation of Concrete",  Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 25(12), 1929-1925.
  22. Chun-Tao Chen, Der-Hsien Shen, Chang-Wei Lin (2013),  "Stiffening of the Cement Paste Monitored Using Vibrating Fork Technique",  Advanced Materials Research, 723, 503-506.
  23. Tzong-Ruey Yang, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen, Yuan-Kai Lee, Bo-Tsun Chen (2012),  "Effects of Activating Solution and Liquid/Solid Ratio on Engineering Properties of Metakaolin-based Geopolymer",  Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 204-208, P.4101-P.4104.
  24. Chun-Tao Chen, Jiang-Jhy Chang, Wei-Chung Yeih, Shun-Ting Chang (2012),  "Sustainable Performance of Limestone Cement",  Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 476-478, P.1692-1696.
  25. Weiting Lin, An Cheng, Ran Huang, Chuntao Chen, Xingang Zhou (2011),  "Effect of Calcium Leaching on the Properties of Cement-based Composites",  Journal of Wuhan University of Technology-Materials Science Edition, Vol. 26, No.5, P.990-P.997.
  26. Chun-Tao Chen, Leslie J. Struble (2011),  "Cement–Dispersant Incompatibility due to Ettringite Bridging",  Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol. 94, No.1, P.101-P.109.
  27. CT Chen, LJ Struble (2010),  "Discussion Influence of Mixing Sequence on Cement-Admixture Interaction.",  ACI Materials Journal,  107(5), 532.
  28. CT Chen, LJ Struble (2009),  "Influence of Mixing Sequence on Cement-Admixture Interaction",  ACI Materials Journal,  106(6), pp.503.
  29. J Hidalgo, CT Chen, LJ Struble (2008),  "Correlation between paste and concrete flow behavior",  ACI Materials Journal,  105(3), pp.281.
  30. CT Chen, LJ Struble, H Zhang (2006),  "Using dynamic rheology to measure cement-admixture interactions",  Journal of ASTM International,  3(3), pp.1-13.
  31. LJ Struble, CT Chen (2005),  "Effect of continuous agitation on concrete rheology",  Journal of ASTM International ,  2(9), pp.1-19.
  32. JJ Chang, W Yeih, R Huang, CT Chen (2004),  "Suitability of several current used concrete durability indices on evaluating the corrosion hazard for carbonated concrete",  Materials chemistry and physics,  84(1), pp.71-78.
Conference Paper
  1. Yu-Ting Chou, Chun-Tao Chen (2018),  "Elastic Moduli and Microhardness of Cement Compounds",  The 6th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction (NICOM), 2-5 December, 2018, Hong Kong .
  2. Ching-Jong Chang, Ta-Peng Chang, Chun-Tao Chen, Yu-Wen Liu (2018),  "Mix Proportion and Engineering Behavior of San-Ho-Tu Building Material for Ancestral Temples and Clan Houses",  11th International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Constructions, September 11th to 13th, 2018, Cusco, Peru.
  3. Chun-Tao Chen, Yi-Chieh Chuang, Chin-Wei Hsu (2018),  "Interactions Between Reinforcement Corrosion and Chloride Ion Diffusion in Mortar",  Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Durability of Concrete Structures, 18 - 20 July 2018. University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT, UK. Jul, 2018.
  4. Chun-Tao Chen, Chin-Wei Hsu (2018),  "Carbonation of Mortar with Alkali-Silica Reactions",  ACI SP-326 Durability and Sustainability of Concrete Structures, Proceedings of 2nd International Workshop on Durability and Sustainability of Concrete Structures, 6-7 June 2018, Izmailovo Congress Centre, Moscow, Russia. Farmington Hills, MI: American Concrete Institute.
  5. Chun-Tao Chen, Pei-Hua Chen, Yung-Lin Yan (2017),  "Mechanical Properties and Durability of Mortar with Rice Husk Ash Calcined at Low Temperature",  RILEM Proceedings PRO 119 ICBBM 2017 Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Bio-Based Building Materials (ISBN: 978-2-35158-192-6). Paris, France: RILEM Publications S.A.R.L.. Jun, 2017: 319-323.
  6. Chun-Tao Chen, Yung-Lin Yen, Pei-Hua Chen (2017),  "Influences of Calcining Temperature on Mechanical Properties and Durability of Mortar with Rice Husk Ash",  IFAT 2017 Third International Forum on Advanced Technolgies, Hualien, Taiwan.
  7. Chun-Tao Chen, Chun-Chia Huang (2017),  "Influence of Bar Spacing on the Corrosion Measurements",  IFAT 2017 Third International Forum on Advanced Technologies, Hualien, Taiwan.
  8. HA Nguyen, TP Chang, CT Chen, YW Liu (2016),  "No-cement eco-binder as a potential material for bridge construction",  Maintenance, Monitoring, Safety, Risk and Resilience of Bridges and Bridge Networks, Eighth International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety and Management (IABMAS 2016), Foz do Iguacu, Parana, Brazil, 26-30 June, 2016, pp.369..
  9. Chun-Tao Chen, Yung-Lin, Yen, Pei-Hua Chen (2016),  "Influences of Calcining Conditions On Mechanical Properties And Durability Of Mortar With Rice Husk Ash",  The 7th International Conference of Asian Concrete Federation, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  10. Hoang-Anh Nguyen, Ta-Peng Chang, Jeng-Ywan Shih, Chun-Tao Chen (2016),  "Microstructure And Compressive Strength Of High Volume Low Calcium Fly Ash Cement Paste And Concrete With Circulating Fluidized Bed Combustion Fly Ash",  The 7th International Conference of Asian Concrete Federation, Hanoi, Vietnam.
  11. Chun-Tao Chen, Chin-Jun Li, Ta-Peng Chang (2016),  "Effect of Stirrups on Reinforcement Corrosion Measurements in Concrete",  Concrete Solutions (ISBN: 978-1138030084). Leiden, Netherlands: CRC Press. Aug, 2016: 195-199.
  12. David O. Koteng, Chun-Tao Chen, Ta-Peng Chang (2015),  "Strength Developments of Lime-Pozzolana Pastes",  The 14th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement (ICCC 2015), Beijing, China.
  13. Ta-Peng Chang, Zhi-Cian Chen, Chun-Tao Chen, Tzong-Ruey Yang (2014),  "Shrinkage behavior of composite geopolymer mortar at different relative humidities",  3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology Technology and Advanced Materials (ICNTAM 2014), Dubai, UAE.
  14. Chun-Tao Chen, Chong-Li Chen, Wei-Hsiu Hung (2014),  "Composite Deterioration in Mortar Due to Alkali-Silica Reaction and Carbonation",  International Symposium on Environmentally Friendly Concrete - ECO-Crete, Reykjavik, Iceland.
  15. Kuan-Wei Chen, Pen-Chi Chiang, Chao-Lung Hwang, Chun-Tao Chen, Jenn- Chuan Chern (2014),  "Development of sustainable construction materials for steelmaking slag via carbonation process: waste and CO2 reduction",  13th Joint KKNN Symposium on Environmental Engineering, Kyoto, Japan.
  16. David O. Koteng, Chun-Tao Chen (2014),  "Development of high-strength lime-pozzolana pastes",  The Second International Conference on Chemically-Activated Materials , Changsha, China.
  17. Ta-Peng Chang, Shush-Wei Hsi, Yu-Wen Liu, Chun-Tao Chen, Tzong-Ruey Yang (2013),  "Performance Evaluation of Self-Compacting Lightweight Concrete",  International Conference on Trends and Challenge in Concrete Structures, Ghaziabad, NCR Delhi, India.
  18. Chun-Tao Chen, Wen-Lin Chou (2013),  "Characterization of Cement- Admixture Interaction using Tuning-Fork Vibration",  1st International RILEM Conference on Rheology and Processing of Construction Materials and the 7th RILEM Conference on Self-Compacting Concrete, Paris, France.
  19. Chun-Tao Chen, Chang-Wei Lin, Wen-Lin Chou (2013),  "Rheological Behaviors of Superplasticized Limestone Cement Pastes",  The 6th Civil Engineering Conference in the Asian Region, Jakarta, Indonesia.
  20. Chun-Tao Chen, Wei-Cheng Yang, Wen-Lin Chou (2013),  "Mitigation of Alkali-Silica Reaction in Mortar with Limestone Addition and Carbonation",  The Third International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies, Kyoto, Japan.
  21. Chun-Tao Chen, Wei-Cheng Yang (2013),  "Mitigation of Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete Using Carbonation",  The Pacific-Rim Workshop on Innovations in Infrastructure Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan.
  22. Chun-Tao Chen, Chien-Hao Wu, Chih-Ming Yeh, I-Chieh Chuang (2012),  "Chloride Diffusion and Corrosion of the Embedded Reinforcement in Limestone Mortar",  The 5th International Conference of Asian Concrete Federation, Pattaya, Chonburi, Thailand.
  23. Chun-Tao Chen, Wen-Lin Chou (2011),  "Stability of Ettringite in the Presence of Superplasticizers",  13th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, Madrid, Spain.
  24. Chun-Tao Chen, Chia-Wei Ho (2010),  "Performance Evaluation of Carbonated Reinforced Concrete",  The 2nd TCI-JCI-KCI Symposium, Taipei, Taiwan.
  25. Chun-Tao Chen, Chih-Ming Yeh (2010),  "Effects Of Mixing And Curing Conditions On The Chloride Distribution in Mortar",  The 4th Asian Concrete Federation International Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.
  26. Chun-Tao Chen, Chia-Wei Ho (2010),  "Carbonation of Reinforced Concrete in Cycling Humidity Environments",  The 2nd International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan.
  27. Chun-Tao Chen, Chih-Ming Yeh (2010),  "Chloride Distribution in Concrete Prepared with Salt Water",  The 2nd International Symposium on Life- Cycle Civil Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan.
  28. Leslie J. Struble, Chul-woo Chung, Prannoy Suraneni, John S. Popovics, Surendra Shah, Chun-Tao Chen, (2010),  "Characterization of Setting",  The 7th International Symposium on Cement & Concrete, Ji'nan, P.R. China.
  29. C. Chen, L.J. Struble (2007),  "Reducing Cement-Superplasticizer Incompatibilities by Adding Alkalis",  Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, Montreal, Canada..
  30. J.J. Chang, C.T. Chen (2003),  "Electrochemical Realkalisation of Carbonated Concrete",  Proceedings of 13th Asian-Pacific Corrosion Control Conference, Osaka University, Japan, November 16-21, 2003..
  31. L.J. Struble, C.-T. Chen (2002),  "Using Dynamic Rheology to Probe the Microstructure of Fresh Cement Paste",  The 5th International Symposium on Cement and Concrete, Shanghai, China, October 28 - November 1, 2002..