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Dr Estela Oliari Garcez

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer, Civil Engineering

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Engineering

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Engineering, Fed. Uni. of Rio Grande Do Sul, 2009
Master of Engineering, Fed. Uni. of Rio Grande Do Sul, 2005
Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Federal Uni. of Santa Maria, 2003

Contact

estela.o@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 73125

Biography

Estela is a Civil Engineer with interest in cementitious composites, and reinforced concrete research. Her principal areas of expertise are advanced materials characterization and microstructure analysis applied to the development of sustainable and durable infrastructure materials. Estela has worked and published in the field of fibre reinforced concrete, development and optimization of high ductility cementitious composites, Reitveld refinement of powder X-ray diffraction of cements, and others Estela has previously worked as an Assistant Professor at University of Pelotas, Brazil from 2009 to 2016.

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Research interests

cementitious composites, concrete, infrastructure durability

Research groups

Infrastructure Durability

Publications

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2020

Enhancing fresh properties and strength of concrete with a pre-dispersed carbon nanotube liquid admixture

Alastair MacLeod, Andras Fehervari, Will Gates, Estela Oliari Garcez, Laurie Aldridge, Frank Collins

(2020), Vol. 247, pp. 1-11, Construction and building materials, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2019

Development of high strength self-compacting fibre reinforced concrete for prefabricated concrete industry

Estela Oliari Garcez, M Kabir, M Subhani, A MacLeod, A Fehervari, M Hall, P Moulton

(2019), Vol. 275, ACEM and SBMS1 2018 : Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering and Materials and 1st World Symposium on Sustainable Bio-composite Materials and Structures, Nanjing, China, E1

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Workability and Fresh Properties of a Low CO2 Footprint Concrete

Andras Fehervari, Chathuranga Gallage, Alastair MacLeod, Estela Oliari Garcez, Jun Zhang, Anthony Antic, Will Gates, Frank Collins

(2019), Vol. 45, pp. 41-45, Concrete in Australia, Sydney, Australia, E1

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Self-compacting concrete reinforced with twisted-bundle macro-synthetic fiber

E Garcez, M Kabir, A MacLeod, M Subhani, K Ghabraie

(2019), Vol. 9, pp. 1-16, Applied sciences, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Investigating the effect of curing in the chloride diffusion coefficient of conventional concrete

A Tabarelli, E Garcez, F Nunes, C Cholant, S Scheibler, C Avellaneda

(2019), Vol. 22, pp. 1-9, Materials Research, Brazil, C1

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2018

Tijolos leves para alvenaria produzidos a partir de resduos da indstria madeireira

Monica GARCEZ, Aline Oliveira Machado, E Oliari Garcez, Darci Gatto

(2018), Vol. 23, pp. 607-614, Engenharia sanitaria e ambiental, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, C1

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Rheological behaviour of concrete enriched with carbon nanofillers

Andras Fehervari, Alastair MacLeod, E Oliari Garcez, Will Gates, Frank Collins

(2018), pp. 1-8, ASEC 2018: Australasian Structural Engineering Conference, Adelaide, South Australia, E1

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2017

Assessment of mix proportions for developing lightweight cementitious composites with wood wastes

M Garcez, E Oliari Garcez, A Machado, D Gatto

(2017), Vol. 41, pp. 1-9, Revista rvore, Viosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil, C1-1

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Compsitos cimentcios leves reforados com partculas de madeira de Eucalyptus grandis

M Garcez, E Oliari Garcez, A Machado, D Gatto

(2017), Vol. 8, pp. 94-100, Ciencia da Madeira, Pelotas, Brazil, C1

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Evaluation of residual rice husk ash reactivity

J Hoppe Filho, M Garcez, E Oliari Garcez, L Silva Filho, G Isaia

(2017), Vol. 53, pp. 917-924, Journal of the Australian ceramic society, Singapore, C1

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2016

Cement-Wood composites: effects of wood species, particle treatments and mix proportion

M Garcez, E Oliari Garcez, A Machado, D Gatto

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-8, International journal of composite materials, Rosemead, Calif., C1-1

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Propriedades Mecnicas de Compsitos Cimento-Madeira com Serragem Tratada de Pinus elliottii

M Garcez, T Santos, E Oliari Garcez, D Gatto

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 16-27, Cincia da Madeira (Brazilian Journal of Wood Science), Pelotas, Brazil, C1-1

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Propriedades fsicas de compsitos cimento-madeira com serragem de Pinus elliottii tratada

M Garcez, T Santos, E Oliari Garcez, D Gatto

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 70-80, Revista cincia da madeira, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, C1-1

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2015

Synchrotron powder diffraction study of cements pastes

E Oliari Garcez, L Aldridge, M Raven, W Gates, F Collins, M Franco, F Yokaichiya

(2015), Vol. 51, pp. 47-53, Journal of the Australian ceramic society, Sydney, N. S. W., C1-1

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Durability in concrete : new instruments : new opportunities

E Garcez, W Gates, F Collins, H Bordallo, U Garbe, R Mole, D Yu, C Rehm, L Campo, L Aldridge

(2015), pp. 1-12, CBC 2015 : Proceedings of the 57th Congresso Brasileiro do Concreto, Bonito, Brazil, E1-1

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Using x-ray powder diffraction as a cost effective tool in cement industry

E Oliari Garcez, L Aldridge, M Raven, W Gates, F Collins, M Franco, F Yokaichiya

(2015), pp. 1-12, CBC 2015 : Proceedings of the 57th Congresso Brasileiro do Concreto, Bonito, Brazil, E1-1

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Modelo dinmico de sistemas para o gerenciamento de resduos da construo civil na cidade de Porto Alegre: estudo de caso

L Galarza, S Gmez, E Garcez, Correa, Porras, I Forero

(2015), Vol. 20, pp. 463-474, Engenharia sanitaria e ambiental, Brazil, C1-1

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Application of greener engineered cementitious composites for sustainable pavement overlay design

E Oliari Garcez, M Garcez, L Silva Filho

(2015), pp. 159-169, FC 2015 : Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Fibre Concrete 2015, Prague, Czech Republic, E1-1

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2014

Micromechanics-based optimization of pigmentable strain-hardening cementitious composites

E-H Yang, E Garcez, V Li

(2014), Vol. 26, pp. 04014017-04014017, Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, United States, C1-1

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2012

Development of pigmentable engineered cementitious composites for architectural elements through integrated structures and materials design

E-H Yang, E Garcez, V Li

(2012), Vol. 45, pp. 425-432, Materials and Structures, Netherlands, C1-1

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2009

Investigating high tenacity polypropylene fiber reinforced engineered cementitious composites as pavement overlay materials

E Oliari Garcez, Francisco Gastal, Luiz Silva Filho

(2009), Vol. 8, pp. 59-69, International journal of pavements, Sao Paulo, Brazil, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Fiba-Struct Research Project

Dr Estela Oliari Garcez, Dr Kazem Ghabraie, Mr Ned Volk, Mr Mitchell Johnson

  • 2017: $49,500

Fiba-struct Research Project Stage 2: Span and depth limits extension

Dr Estela Oliari Garcez, Dr Kazem Ghabraie

  • 2019: $24,930
  • 2018: $24,930

Industry and Other Funding

Fiba-Struct Research Project

Dr Estela Oliari Garcez, Dr Kazem Ghabraie, Mr Ned Volk, Mr Mitchell Johnson

  • 2017: $24,750
  • 2016: $24,750

Fiba-struct Research Project Stage 2: Span and depth limits extension

Dr Estela Oliari Garcez, Dr Kazem Ghabraie

  • 2018: $49,861

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report