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Jonny Nilimaa
Jonny Nilimaa

Jonny Nilimaa

Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Building Materials
Structural and Fire Engineering
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
jonny.nilimaa@ltu.se
+46 (0)920 491576
T2216 Luleå

Jonny Nilimaa is a Senior Lecturer at The Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering. The research topic is sustainable structures, from the development of green materials and methods for new construction to extending the life of old structures. He also educates and mentors undergraduate and graduate students in the subject area of civil engineering.

Jonny is the faculty program director for two programs at LTU: The Higher Education Diploma Program in the Built Environment (Samhällsbyggnad) and Work Management in Civil Engineering (Bygg & anläggning)

Research

  • Sustainable Structures
  • Concrete Properties
  • Green Concrete
  • Climate Enhanced Construction
  • Digitalized Construction
  • Formwork Pressure
  • Monitoring and Assessment of Existing Structures
  • Repair, Strengthening and Upgrading
  • Bridge Structures
  • Prestressing and Post-tensioning

Professional Experience

  • Project management
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Supervision of undergraduate- and graduate students
  • Faculty program director for two programs
  • Concrete
  • Concrete structures
  • Design and implementation of strengthening systems
  • Monitoring and assessment
  • Field testing
  • Laboratory testing

Publications

Conference paper

Lateral form pressure induced by SCC (2022)

Nilimaa. J
Part of: 24th NCR Symposium Proceedings, Nordic Concrete Federation, 2022
Conference paper

Uniaxial tensile test method for cylindrical concrete cores from existing structures (2022)

Nilimaa. J, Nilforoush. R, Elfgren. L
Part of: 24th NCR Symposium Proceedings, Nordic Concrete Federation, 2022
Conference paper

Full Scale Test of a PC Bridge to Calibrate Assessment Methods (2021)

Bagge. N, Nilimaa. J, Sarmiento. S, Puurula. A, Gonzalez-Libreros. J, Sas. G, et al.
Part of: IABSE Congress Ghent 2021, Structural Engineering for Future Societal Needs, s. 965-973, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE), 2021
Article in journal

Concrete Construction (2020)

How to Explore Environmental and Economic Sustainability in Cold Climates
Chen. S, Lu. W, Olofsson. T, Dehghanimohammadabadi. M, Emborg. M, Nilimaa. J, et al.
Sustainability, Vol. 12, nr. 9