Publications

List of publications including published papers and conference papers

Thermodynamics and Volume Stability of Hydrate Phases with Sulfate Content

  • Moon J., Oh J.E., Balonis M, Glasser F.P., Clark S.M., Monteiro P.J.M., Pressure induced reactions amongst aluminate hydrate phases, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 41, Issue 6, June 2011, Pages 571-578,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2011.02.004
  •  Juhyuk Moon, Jae Eun Oh, Magdalena Balonis, Fredrik P. Glasser, Simon M. Clark, Paulo J.M. Monteiro, High pressure study of low compressibility tetracalcium aluminum carbonate hydrates 3CaO·Al2O3·CaCO3·11H2O, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 42, Issue 1, January 2012, Pages 105-110, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2011.08.004 .
  • Magdalena Balonis, Barbara Lothenbach, Gwenn Le Saout, Fredrik P. Glasser, Impact of chloride on the mineralogy of hydrated Portland cement systems, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 40, Issue 7, July 2010, Pages 1009-1022, ISSN 0008-8846, 10.1016/j.cemconres.2010.03.002.
  • M. Balonis, F.P. Glasser, The density of cement phases, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 39, Issue 9, September 2009, Pages 733-739, ISSN 0008-8846, 10.1016/j.cemconres.2009.06.005.
  • Balonis M., Glasser F. P., 'Calcium nitrite corrosion inhibitor: influence of chloride on nitrite binding and mineralogy of Portland cement', Journal of the American Ceramic Society,
    Volume 94, Issue 7, pages 2230-2241, July 2011,
    j.1551-2916.2010.04362.x
  • Balonis M., Medala M., Glasser F.P., 'Influence of calcium nitrate and nitrite on the constitution of the AFm and AFt cement hydrates, Advances in Cement Research, Volume 23, Issue 3, July 2011: link
  • Balonis M., Glasser F. P., 'Impact of calcium nitrite corrosion inhibitor on the constitution of cement hydrated exposed to chloride', Conference Proceedings: International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement 2011, Madrid

Availability of Al2O3 in Blended Cements

  • V. Fernàndez-Altable, G. Le Saoût, K. Scrivener, “Estimation of the repartition of Al2O3 in slag blended cements based on a stoichiometric approach”, submitted to Cement and Concrete Research.
  • V. Fernàndez-Altable, G. Le Saoût, K. Scrivener, “Evidence of a two-step mechanism of sulphate attack in Portland cement – slag blended mortars”, submitted to Cement and Concrete Research.
  • V. Fernàndez-Altable, A.Y. Leinekugel-le-Cocq-Errien, G. Le Saoût, K. Scrivener, "Effect of slag on aluminate distribution and sulphate resistance", Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Building Materials (IBAUSIL), Weimar (Germany), Vol. 1, pp 691-696. ISBN: 978-3-00-027265-3.
  • V. Fernàndez-Altable, C. Yu, G. Le Saoût, K. Scrivener, "Characterisation of slag blends and correlation with their sulphate resistance in static and semi-dynamic conditions", XIII International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement, 3-8 July 2011, Madrid (Spain).

Pore Structure and State of Water of Mixes with Blended Cements

No published item

  • Canut, M., Geiker M. R. Impact of curing on the porosity development of cement pastes with and without slag. Abstract for International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement: XIII ICCC, Madrid, July, 2011.

State of Water in Cover Concrete

  • Valori A., Rodin V., McDonald P.J., On the interpretation of 1H 2-dimensional NMR relaxation exchange spectra in cements: is there exchange between pores with two characteristic sizes or Fe3+ concentrations , Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 40, Issue 9, September 2010, Pages 1375-1377, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2010.03.022.
  • McDonald P.J., Rodin V., Valori A., Characterisation of intra- and inter- crystallite C-S-H gel pore water in white cement based on an analysis of NMR signal amplitudes as a function of water content Volume 40, Issue 12, December 2010, Pages 1656-1663, ISSN 0008-8846, 10.1016/j.cemconres.2010.08.003.
  •  Rodin V.; Valori A. and McDonald P.J.,1H double quantum filtered nuclear magnetic resonance study of water in cement pastes, New J. Phys. 13 (2011) 035017
    10.1088/1367-2630/13/3/035017
  •  A. Valori, P.J. McDonald, K.L. Scrivener, The morphology of C-S-H: Lessons from 1H nuclear magnetic resonance relaxometry, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 49, July 2013, Pages 65-81, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2013.03.011.

No conference papers


Molecular Dynamics Modelling and Investigation at Nanoscale of C-S-H Surface

  • Marta Medala, Christophe Labbez, Isabelle Pochard, and André Nonat, Ettringite surface chemistry: Interplay of electrostatic and ion specificity, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 354, Issue 2, 15 February 2011, Pages 765-770,
    10.1016/j.jcis.2010.11.031
  • Balonis M., Medala M., Glasser F.P., 'Influence of calcium nitrate and nitrite on the constitution of the AFm and AFt cement hydrates, Advances in Cement Research, Volume 23, Issue 3, July 2011: link

No conference papers


Expansive Reactions and Nanoindentation

No published item

  • Article in Proceedings of the 2nd International RILEM Workshop on Concrete Durability and Service Life Planning, 07 - 9 September 2009, Haifa. Hossam ELAQRA, Emmanuel Gallucci, Karen Scrivener

Impact of Blended Cements of Reinforcement Corrosion

  • Carmen Andrade, Renata Buják, Effects of some mineral additions to Portland cement on reinforcement corrosion, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 53, November 2013, Pages 59-67, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2013.06.004.
  • R. Bujak, The 59th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry, poster presentation, Title: Influence of blending agents on the passivation level of reinforcement, Abstract published in : ISE 2008, Book of abstracts, Seville, Spain
  • R. Bujak, International PhD Workshop on the Durability of Reinforced Concrete, oral presentation, Title: Influence of blending agents on the passivation level of reinforcement, Abstract published in: Book of abstracts 2008, Zagreb, Croatia

Study of Field Samples

  • A. Chabrelie, E.Gallucci, U. Mueller and K.Scrivener, Durability of field concrete made of portland cement and supplementary cementitious materials under several European exposure conditions , Conference: Microstructure Related Durability of Cementitious Composites, 13-15 October 2008, in Nanjing, China, Proceedings of the First International Conference, Edited by Wei Sun, K. van Breugel, Changwen Miao Guang Ye and Huisu Chen, Volume 1, pp. 421-427, RILEM Proceedings PRO 061, RILEM Publications S.A.R.L., ISBN 978-2-35158-065-3 (set), ISBN 978-2-35158-066-0 (Vol. 1).
  • A. Chabrelie, E.Gallucci, U.Mueller and K.Scrivener, Durability of field concretes made of portland and silica fume cements under sea water exposure for 25 years, Seminar: Nordic Exposure Sites / Input to revision of EN 206-1, 12 - 14. November 2008, in Hirtshals, Denmark, Proceeding Nordic Concrete Research (NCR).
  • A. Chabrelie, E. Gallucci, U. Müller and K. Scrivener, Parallel study of field and lab concretes under sulfate exposure, 17th IBAUSIL conference (from 23rd until 26th of September 2009, Weimar, DE) - ISBN: 978-3-00-027265-3.
  • A. Chabrelie, U. Müller, K. Scrivener, Mechanisms of degradation of concrete by external sulfate ions under laboratory and field conditions, XIIIth ICCC conference (from 3rd until 8th July 2010).

Model of Sulfate Attack and Leaching

No published item

  • Paper in CONMOD 2010 Symposium on concrete modeling: Computational modeling of external sulfate attack in mortars: a chemo-transport-mechanical model, A Idiart, B Capra, B Lothenbach
  • Paper in Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting III: 3rd International Conference on Concrete Repair, Rehabilitation and Retrofitting, ICCRRR-3, 3-5 September 2012, Cape Town, South Africa PROCEEDINGS: Thermodynamic modeling of sulfate interaction, Lothenbach B, Kunther W, Idiart A
  • Abstract published in NUWCEM 2011 Symposium
  • Abstract published in 3rd GEMS Workshop
  • Abstract published in International workshop on Control of cracking in R.C. structures

Elastic Properties Measurement and Modelling

No published item

  • R.Chamrova, A.Guidoum, K.Scrivener, Modelling of elastic properties of a hydrating cement paste, Concrete Modelling CONMOD" 08 Delft, Proceedings of the International RILEM Symposium PRO 58, pp.775 - 782.
  • Elastic properties of cement paste at early age - critical aspects of numerical prediction and verification, R.Chamrova, A.Guidoum, K.Scrivener, abstract in CTCS 2009 proceedings.

Fracture Mechanics: Measurement and Modelling

  • Jan Skocek, Henrik Stang, Inverse analysis of the wedge-splitting test, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Volume 75, Issue 10, July 2008, Pages 3173-3188, ISSN 0013-7944, 10.1016/j.engfracmech.2007.12.003.
  • Skocek, J. and Stang H., Application of optical deformation analysis system on wedge splitting test and its inverse analysis, Materials and Structures, 43:63-72 (2010). Rilem
  • Skocek, J. and Stang H., Application of optical deformation analysis system on wedge splitting test and its inverse analysis, Proceedings of Juniorstav 2009
  • Skocek, J., Elias, J., and Stang H., Discrete modeling of mixed-mode crack growth in concrete, Proceedings of CTCS'09

Multiscale Modelling

  • D. Davydov, M. Jirásek, L. Kopecký, Critical aspects of nano-indentation technique in application to hardened cement paste, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 41, Issue 1, January 2011, Pages 20-29, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2010.09.001.
  • Denis Davydov, Milan Jirásek, Petr Kabele, Jirí Nemecek. Study of micromechanical behavior of cement paste by integration of experimental nanoindentation and numerical analysis, conference proceedings (Czech-German Bilateral XII). 2008
  • Petr Kabele, Denis Davydov, Petr Jun, Jirí Nemecek & Milan Jirásek, Study of micromechanical behavior of cement paste by integration of experimental nanoindentation and numerical analysis. conference proceedings, (Concreep 2008)Davydov D Jirasek Milan., Modeling of nanoindentation by viscoelastic porous model with application to cement paste, (2009), NICOM 3. Conference proceedings.

Functional Surfaces

  • A. Folli, U. H. Jakobsen, G. L. Guerrini and D. E. Macphee, Rhodamine B Discolouration on TiO2 in the Cement Environment: A Look at Fundamental Aspects of the Self-cleaning Effect in Concretes, J. Adv. Oxid. Technol. 12 (2009) 126-133.
  • A. Folli, I. Pochard, A. Nonat, U. H. Jakobsen, A. M. Shepherd and D. E. Macphee, Engineering photocatalytic cements: understanding TiO2 surface chemistry to control and modulate photocatalytic performances, J. Amer. Ceram. Soc. 93 (2010) 3360-3369. 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2010.03838.x
  • Andrea Folli, Steven B. Campbell, James A. Anderson, Donald E. Macphee, Role of TiO2 surface hydration on NO oxidation photo-activity, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, Volume 220, Issues 2-3, 20 May 2011, Pages 85-93, ISSN 1010-6030, 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2011.03.017.
  • Andrea Folli, Claus Pade, Tommy Bæk Hansen, Tiziana De Marco, Donald E. Macphee, TiO2 photocatalysis in cementitious systems: Insights into self-cleaning and depollution chemistry, Cement and Concrete Research, Volume 42, Issue 3, March 2012, Pages 539-548, ISSN 0008-8846,
    10.1016/j.cemconres.2011.12.001.
  • A. Folli, U. H. Jakobsen, G. L. Guerrini and D. E. Macphee, Rhodamine B Discolouration on TiO2 in the Cement Environment: A Look at Fundamental Aspects of the Self-cleaning Effect in Concretes, Poster Session, 13th International Conference on TiO2 Photocatalysis, San Diego 2008
  • A. Folli and D. E. Macphee, Photocatalytic cement: influence of TiO2 particle size on photocatalytic performances, in: G. Fischer, M. R. Geiker, O. Hededal, L. M. Ottosen and H. Stang (Eds.), The 8th FIB PhD symposium in civil engineering, DTU, Copenhagen 2010.

Organo Mineral Composites

  • Anca Itul, Andre Nonat, Robert Flatt, Franc Svegl, The effects of silanes on the hydration of cement, Annales de chimie, Science des matériaux, 2008, 33, supl.1, pp.283-290

No conference papers


Appearance of Concrete Facades

No published item

  • M. A. Kargol, Silane-based water repellent and easy-to-clean surfaces for concrete structure improvement, Technical Proceedings, Vol. 1. pp. 451, CT pp. 640, 11th International NSTI Nanotech 2008, June 1-5, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • M. A. Kargol, C. Pade and T. Bæk Hansen, Performance of Aesthetic Concrete Surfaces Coated with Highly Hydrophobic Sol-gel based Systems, European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes, Euromat 2009, September 7-10, 2009, Glasgow, UK
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