【Guang Ming Daily】Academician Sun Wei Deceased

By 吴婵Viewed 60 2019-03-04


News on February 22, Nanjing. Comrade Sun Wei, member of Chinese Communist Party, expert and educator of civil engineering materials, academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering and professor of Southeast University, deceased at the age of 84 at 9:45 on February 22, 2019 in Nanjingafter medical treatment failed.

Academician Sun Wei was born in Jiaozhou City, Shandong Province in November 1935. She was admitted to the Department of Civil Engineering of Nanjing Institute of Technology (currently Southeast University) in 1954, graduated in 1958 and remained as a teacher. In 2005, he was elected academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.

Academician Sun Wei has devoted all her life to the education and science and technology of civil engineering materials in China. She once proposed the fiber-reinforced space theory and the concrete durability test system under the coupling of load and environment early in the world, established the concrete durability theory and life prediction method under multi-factors, and guided the application of concrete materials to dozens of national major projects. She has made outstanding contributions to the development of civil engineering materials in China.

Academician Sun Wei published more than 400 academic papers and 5 monographs, and compiled 6 national and provincial regulations. She won more than 10 national and provincial scientific and technological progress awards and invention awards, and was granted the Lifetime Achievement Award by International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures in 2011.

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