Matthew D’Ambrosia, PhD, PE, is a Principal with MJ2 Consulting, PLLC, where he specializes in solving difficult problems for the construction industry. His interests include materials optimization for specialized applications, durability-related mechanisms such as volume change and cracking, as well as new approaches to prediction and verification of service life, durability, and sustainability. He has expertise with large infrastructure and energy projects throughout the US, such as bridges, highways, dams, and power plants. He has 18 years of experience in concrete materials behavior and research, including characterization of mechanical properties, development of new experiments, numerical modeling, and mixture optimization.
Dr. D’Ambrosia is an active member of ACI Committees 349 (Nuclear Structures), 231 (Early Age Properties), 209 (Creep and Shrinkage), 236 (Materials Science), 329 (Performance Based Specifications) and 237 (Self Consolidating Concrete). He is the current Chair of ACI 209-C on Model Applicability and Uncertainty and he is the past Chair of Committee 07 Awards for Papers Subcommittee for Wason Medal for Materials Research.