Theresa (Tess) Ahlborn

Dr. Ahlborn specializes in concrete materials related to prestressed concrete bridges, including high performance and ultra-high performance concretes (UHPC) applications for structural durability. Current projects include: UHPC structural durability performance, condition assessment and repair of adjacent box-beam bridges, and rapid repair solutions for prefabricated (decked) prestressed beams.


Co-Director, Michigan Concrete Initiative
Director, Center for Structural Durability
Director, Benedict Laboratories

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Completed Projects

Bridge Condition Assessment Using Remote Sensors

Published Dec 2012 by Theresa (Tess) Ahlborn, Lawrence Sutter, Bob Shuchman, Joe Burns, Colin Brooks