Professor Michael Anson

Emeritus Professor
Faculty of Construction and Environment

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Representative Publications
"An Experiment in Graphics Assisted Construction Site Use Planning" C.K. Yip & M. Anson, Transactions of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Vol. 3, No. 3, December 1996, pp. 43-51.
"The Concreting of Hong Kong Buildings - A Study of Ready Mixed Concrete Supply and Site Placing" M. Anson, S.Q. Wang and Y.S. Wang, Department of Civil & Structural Engineering, Construction Industry Development Studies & Research Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 1996.
"Performance of Concrete Placing in Hong Kong Buildings" M. Anson and S.Q. Wang, Journal of Construction and Engineering Management, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 124, No. 2, pp. 116-124, March/April 1998.
"Residual strength and pore structure of high-strength concrete and normal strength concrete after exposure to high temperatures" Y.N. Chan, G.F. Peng and M. Anson, Journal of Cement & Concrete Composites, Vol. 21, 1999, pp 23-27.
"Fire resistance of concrete : prediction using artificial neural networks" Y.N. Chan, P. Jin, M. Anson and J.S. Wang, Magazine of Concrete Research, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 353-358, December 1998.
"Fire Behaviour of High-Performance Concrete Made with Silica Fume at Various Moisture Contents" Y.N. Chan, G.F. Peng and M. Anson, American Concrete Institute Materials Journal, Vol. 96, No. 3, pp. 405-409, May-June 1999.
"Comparison of the concreting productivities in Hong Kong and Beijing and a proposed comparison methodology" S.Q. Wang and M. Anson, Journal of Construction Management & Economics, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 363-372, April/May 2000.
"Chemical kinetics of C-S-H decomposition in hardened cement paste subjected to elevated temperatures up to 800 0C" G.F. Peng, S.Y.N. Chan and M. Anson, Advances in Cement Research, April 2001, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 47-52.
"A procedure for quantitatively evaluating site layout alternatives" Z.X. Li, M. Anson and G.M. Li, Construction Management and Economics, September 2001, Vol. 19, No. 5, pp. 459-467.
"Impact of high temperature on PFA concrete" Y. Xu, Y.L. Wong, C.S. Poon and M. Anson, Cement and Concrete Research, No. 31, 2001, pp. 1065-1073.
"Ozone and related gaseous pollutants in the boundary layer of eastern China: Overview of the recent measurements at a rural site" T. Wang, Vincent T.F. Cheung, M. Anson and Y.S. Li, Geophysical Research Letters, 15 June 2001, Vol. 28, No. 12, pp. 2373-2376.
"Measurement of the performance of ready mixed concreting resources as data for system simulation" M. Anson, S.L. Tang and K.C. Ying, Construction Management and Economics, 2002. Vol. 20, No 3 (2002), pp.237-250.

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