TAN KIANG HWEE is a faculty member of the Department of Civil and Environmental
Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS) since July 1981. He
obtained his doctorate degree from the University of Tokyo, Japan in 1985. He
specialises in the area of structural concrete and composites and has carried
out extensive research on external prestressing, fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP)
reinforcement, fibre-reinforced concrete, and sustainable concrete and
Professor Tan is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES), Japan Concrete Institute (JCI) and Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE). He is a member of editorial boards for more than ten international journals, including ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, ASCE Journal of Composites for Construction, Cement and Concrete Composites, JCI Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology, and others. He is a registered professional engineer and has also been a consultant in structural engineering to several agencies in Singapore.