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A Workshop Agenda Workshop to Develop a Research Agenda for Test methods and Models to Simulate Accelerated Aging of Infrastructure Materials August 24 and 25, 1998 M(1NnAY, August 24, 1998 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast (in Room OR 130) (Open Session) 8:30 a.m. Welcoming Remarks: Workshop Objectives and Agenda Richard G. Little, Director, Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment David L. Morrison, Chair, Committee to Develop a Research Agenda for Test Methods and Models to Simulate Accelerated Aging of Infrastructure Materials Ken Chong, National Science Foundation 8:45 a.m. Self-introduction of attendees (who you are, what you do) 9:00 a.m. Plenary Address: Issues in Infrastructure Aging and Deterioration John M. Hanson, North Carolina State University 9:45 a.m. Break 10:00 a.m. System Durability, Reliability, and Degradation Issues Biomaterials - Jack Lemons, University of Alabama James Anderson, Case Western Reserve University Electronic Devices - Richard Wachnik, IBM Corporation Nuclear Waste Containment - Carol Jantzen, Westinghouse Savannah River Corporation Energy - John Stringer, Electric Power Research Institute 12:00 noon (Open Session) 1:00 p.m. Lunch (in meeting room) Focus Presentation: Issues in Life Prediction Kenneth Reifsnider, Virginia Polytechnic Institute 25
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RESEARCH A GENDA FOR TEST METHODS AND MODELS 1:45 p.m. 3:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m. TUESDAY, August 25, 1998 Roundtable Discussions Define objectives for life prediction in infrastructure systems Useful methods for infrastructure systems Limiting areas Break Synthesis of Roundtable Discussions What is the state of knowledge? What needs to be done? Recess for the Day 8:00 a.m.Continental Breakfast (Open Session) 8:30 a.m. Focus Presentation: Issues in Accelerated Testing Jonathan Martin - National Institute of Standards and Technology 9:15 a.m. 10:45 p.m. 1 1:00 p.m. 12:00 noon 1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Roundtable Discussions Define objectives for accelerated testing in infrastructure applications Useful methods for infrastructure systems Limiting areas Break Synthesis of Roundtable Discussions What is the state of knowledge? What needs to be done? Lunch Discussion of Promising Areas Setting priorities Developing the research agenda Adjourn 26