Dr Xuemei Liu

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Personal details


durability, sustainable cement composite/concrete, nano science based concrete, fiber reinforced concrete, road and pavement materials, steel-concrete composite, high strain rate effect


Civil Engineering

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Structural Engineering) (National University of Singapore)

Professional memberships and associations

Professional services

  • Member, American Concrete Institute
  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Member, Structural Engineering Institute
  • Member, Concrete Institute of Australia
  • Memeber, The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)
  • Technical assessor,  Singapore Accreditation Council - Singapore Laboratory Accreditation Scheme (SAC-SINGLAS )
  • Committee, Asian Concrete Construction Institute


Xuemei has been a lecturer in civil engineering at QUT for 3 years. She has been coordinating and/or teaching the following subjects:

  • Structural mechanics
  • Civil Engineering Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Advanced Concrete Technology
  • Design of RC Structures
  • Work Integrated Learning
  • Student Research Project I/II

Xuemei has a particular interest in developing sustainable cement based materials. Having completed her PhD on Transport Properties of Concrete with Lightweight Aggregates, she is passionate about educating her students in the field related to durability and sustainable concrete technologies.


Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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