Partner projects

Nanocem's partner projects

Each of the academic partners contributes to the network one of its own, externally funded, research projects and shares the principal results with the other members of the network:

  • Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

    Synthetic Calcium Silicate Hydrates –from synthetic synthesis to atomistic modelling and growth kinetics for early age strength and eco friendly cement & concrete
  • Université de Bourgogne, France

    Mesoscopic Model for C3S Hydration
  • University of Aberdeen, UK

    Properties and Production of Calcium Sulfoaluminate Cements
  • Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Spain

    Modelling of Concrete Water Content in real conditions.
  • University of Leeds, UK

    Performance of aged materials under extreme loading
  • Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute, Slovenia

    Evaluation of steel corrosion in blended cements/concretes
  • Eidgenössische Materialprüfungs und Forschunganstalt, Switzerland

    Al uptake in C-S-H and the influence of alkali: experimental determination and thermodynamic modeling
  • University of Surrey, UK

    Measurement standards for the NMR characterisation of cement based materials
  • Technical University of Denmark

    Mass transport in concrete with new CO2 reduced cements
  • Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden

    Cements for frost resistant structures.
  • University of Aarhus, Denmark

    Structural Investigations of the C-S-H Phase in Hydrated Portland Cements by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy.
  • Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain

    Use of coal mining wastes as supplementary cementitious materials.
  • Danish Technological Institute, Denmark

    Characterization and comparison of in-situ exposed and in-lab exposed concrete

  • Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic

    Micro Bending tests
  • Imperial College London, UK

    Influence of Microstructure on the Transport Properties of Concrete.
  • Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, France

    Multiscale estimation of the thermo-viscoelastic properties of cementitious materials at early age
  • Institut français des sciences et technologies des transports, de l'aménagement et des réseaux, France

    Platform of physical models of multiphase/multispecies transport within cementitious materials subjected to wetting-drying cycles – Combination of pre-existing models and extension within a probabilistic framework
  • Technische Universität München, Lehrstuhl für Bauchemie, Germany

    Effect of PCE Superplasticizers as Morphological Catalysts for Ettringite
  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

    MIKS – Microproportioning with crushed sand
  • Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich, Switzerland

    Corrosion-induced cracking of the concrete cover

  • Technische Universität Wien, Austria

    Multiscale Modeling of Cementitious Materials Subjected to Temperature Changes: Thermal Expansion and Creep
  • Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany

    Growth and porosity of C-S-H phases – development of the ‘Sheet Growth Model’ and coupling with experimental data (1H NMR, SEM)
  • University of Sheffield

    Durability of geopolymers as 21st century concretes