Rebuilding concrete: Sanchez to help lead $6.7 million Hong Kong research project

The Hong Kong Research Grants Council, which is equivalent to the U.S. National Science Foundation, has awarded a $6.7 million, five-year grant to a multi-university team of experts in materials science, chemistry, civil engineering, material deterioration, complex modeling, and other specialties.

Florence Sanchez, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Vanderbilt School of Engineering, is a co-Principal Investigator and an expert in molecular dynamics simulation of composite materials.