Full First Name(s)
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (1986, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa); MSc(Eng) (1975, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa); BSc(Eng) (1972, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)
Brief Biography (English)

Emeritus Professor Mark Alexander is an Emeritus Professor and a Senior Research Scholar in the University of Cape Town. He has a PhD from the University of the Witwatersrand, and is a Fellow of the University of Cape Town and of International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM). He co-authored “Aggregates in Concrete” (2005), “Alkali-Aggregate Reaction and Structural Damage to Concrete” (2011), and “Durability of concrete – design and construction” (2017) (CRC Press) and was Editor of “Marine concrete structures. Design, durability and performance” (Woodhead Publishers (2016). He is involved in (CoMSIRU) at University of Cape Town, which focuses on infrastructure performance and renewal research.

Job Title
Emeritus Professor
Primary Organisation
University of Cape Town
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
South Africa
African Region
Southern Africa

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