CUL PhD student presents rebar stability research to Parliament (March 2018)
Research supported by the Temporary Works Forum (TWf)
Doctoral student Kostas Kalfas, one of the first recipients of a PhD studentship in the Centre of Excellence in Temporary Works and Construction Method Engineering, will be taking his research to Westminster.
Kostas, a PhD candidate in Structural Engineering at City, University of London, is attending Parliament to present his engineering research to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges, as part of STEM for BRITAIN on Monday 12th March 2018.
Kostas’ poster on research about “the robustness of the steel reinforcement cages through strengthening techniques prior to concreting by focusing on the local and global behaviour” will be judged against dozens of other scientists’ research in the only national competition of its kind.