SP-254: Nanotechnology of Concrete: Recent Developments and Future Perspectives

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Editors: K. Sobolev, S.P. Shah

Sponsored by ACI Committee 236


This volume consists of ten papers that were presented at a technical session, sponsored by ACI Committee 236, Materials of Science of Concrete, at the ACI Fall 2006 Convention in Denver, CO. Papers include “ Nanotechnology in Construction: A Roadmap for Development”, “ Nanotechnology and Concrete: Research Opportunities”, “Molecular Engineering of the Cohesion in Neat and Hybrid Cement Hydrates”, and “Use of Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanoindentation for Characterization of Cementitious Materials at the Nanoscale”.


Document Details

Publication Year: 2008

Pages: 164

ISBN:  9780870312991 

Categories: Materials

Formats: PDF

Table of Contents


Nanotechnology in Construction: A Roadmap for Development

by P.J.M. Bartos


Nanotechnology and Concrete: Research Oppurtunities

by P. Balaguru and K. Chong


Molecular Engineering of the Cohesion in Neat and Hybrid Cement Hydrates

by A. Gmira, J. Minet, A. Francischini, N. Lequeux, R.J.-M. Pellenq, and H. Van Damme


Use of Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanoindentation for Characterization of

Cemetitious Materials at the Nanoscale.

by P. Mondal, S.P. Shah, and L.D. Marks


Utilization of Micro-Indentation Technique to Determine the Micromechanical

Properties of ITZ in Cementitious Materials

by M. Sonebi


The Role of Nanotechnology for the Development of Sustainable Concrete

by H.J.H. (Jos) Brouwers


Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology for High-Performance Cement Composites

by K. Sobolev, I. Flores, R. Hermosillo, and L.M. Torres-Martínez


Development of a High-Density Cementitious Rock-Matching Grout using


by B.H. Green


Effect of Moisture on Electrical Properties of Carbon Black-Filled

Cement Composites

by H. Li, H. Xiao, and J. Ou


Macro-Defect-Free Materials with Controlled Moisture Resistance

by M. Drábik, L. Gáliková, S. Balkovic, and R.C.T. Slade


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