IIUSE serves as an interdisciplinary research consortium and as a platform for promoting and enhancing university-industry-government research. IIUSE’s present organization and facilities includes two major engineering research centers, several state-of the-art laboratory facilities within the School of Civil Engineering at Southeast University, and one joint research center with a prominent university in Japan.
KEY RESEARCH THRUSTS
4) Urban Safety, Reliability, Security, Loss Prevention and Hazard Mitigation
FACILITIES and PROJECTS
IIUSE has its own management and support staff, as well as its own research building and infrastructure, including a 6000 square-meter state-of-the-art building with highly advanced experimental facilities, equipment, and laboratories such as: fiber optics laboratory and manufacturing, sustainable fiber production and testing, composites and pultrusion, structural health monitoring, sensors and sensing technology, structural testing, advanced materials testing, structural dynamics, fiber reinforced polymers manufacturing and durability analysis labs, energy storing materails, and others. IIUSE’s present organization and facilities include two major engineering research centers; Key National Laboratory of Concrete and Pre-stressed Concrete Structures, supported by the Ministry of Education, and Basalt Fiber Manufacturing, Analysis and Testing Laboratory. They also include several state of-the-art laboratory facilities within the School of Civil Engineering as well as the following major laboratories:
* Jinagsu Province Basalt Fiber & Composite Engineering Center—IIUSE is the leader in Basalt Fiber research in China.
* The Key National Laboratory of Concrete and Pre-stressed Concrete Structures authorized and founded by Ministry of Education in August 2000.
*Engineering Research Center for Built Environment and Energy Conservation, of the Ministry of Education of China.
*Advanced Composite R&D Center.
*China-Japan Structural Safety Laboratory.