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1. Introduction to carbon dioxide sequestration based cementitious construction materials
2. Carbon dioxide sequestration by direct mineralization of fly ash
3. Aqueous-based carbon dioxide sequestration
4. Carbon dioxide sequestration using steel slag modeling and experimental investigation
5. Accelerated carbon dioxide sequestration
6. Methods for the assessment of carbon dioxide absorbed by cementitious materials
7. Carbon dioxide sequestration in magnesium-based binders
8. Carbon dioxide sequestration on steel slag
9. Carbon dioxide sequestration by phosphogypsum based procedure
10. Carbon dioxide sequestration on biocement-based composites
11. Carbon dioxide sequestration on recycled aggregates
12. Carbon dioxide sequestration by alkali-activated materials
13. Carbon dioxide sequestration on fly ash/waste glass alkali-based mortars with recycled aggregates: compressive strength, hydration products, carbon footprint, and cost analysis
14. Carbon dioxide sequestration of fly ash alkaline based mortars with recycled aggregates and different sodium hydroxide concentrations: properties, durability, carbon footprint, and cost analysis
15. Carbon dioxide sequestration of fly ash alkaline-based mortars containing recycled aggregates and reinforced by hemp fibers: mechanical properties and numerical simulation with a finite element method
16. Carbon dioxide sequestration of fly ash alkaline-based mortars containing recycled aggregates and reinforced by hemp fibers: properties, freeze-thaw resistance, and carbon footprint
17. Carbon dioxide sequestration on masonry blocks
18. Carbon dioxide sequestration on composites based on waste wood
Carbon Dioxide Sequestration in Cementitious Construction Materials provides an updated, state-of-the-art review on the development of cementitious construction materials based on carbon dioxide storage, which will have a major eco-efficient and economic benefit for the construction industry. Key chapters include methods for the assessment of carbon dioxide absorbed by cementitious materials, air and water-based carbon dioxide storage, carbon dioxide storage modeling, carbonation mechanisms, carbon dioxide storage on recycled aggregates, calcium, sodium and magnesium- based binders, properties and the durability of carbon dioxide based concrete.
- Promotes the importance of CO2 storage in carbonation of these materials, especially reincorporation of CO2 during fabrication
- Discusses a wide range of cementitious materials with CO2 storage capabilities
- Features redesign of cementation mechanisms to utilize CO2 during fabrication
Civil and structural engineers; materials scientists; architects; structural designers
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- © Woodhead Publishing 2018
- 22nd May 2018
- Woodhead Publishing
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F. Pacheco-Torgal is a Principal Investigator at the University of Minho, Portugal. He holds the title Counsellor from the Portuguese Engineers Association. He has authored more than 300 publications, 119 in Scopus and 107 in Web of Science-WoS. His publications have been viewed or downloaded almost 500,000 times. He currently holds the record for the highest Platinum SCI h-index and the highest K-index in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. He is in the Top 10 Platinum SCI h-index in the world for the field of construction and building materials. He is a member of the editorial board for 9 international journals, 5 referenced on Web of Science and two referenced on Scopus. He currently holds the record for the highest ratio (papers handled as editor/year) in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. He has acted as a Foreign Expert in the evaluation of 18 PhD thesis. In the last 10 years he has been a Member of the Scientific Committee for almost 60 conferences most of them in Asian countries. He is also a grant assessor for several scientific institutions in 13 countries, UK, US, Netherlands, China, France, Australia, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Spain, Czech Republic, Saudi Arabia, UA. Emirates, Poland and, the EU Commission. He has also been an invited reviewer for 125 international journals and has reviewed almost 1000 papers. His review record places him at the Top 0.1% between 2 million reviewers registered in Publons. He currently ranks second place between more than 10.000 reviewers in civil engineering. He has been leading editor of 22 international books published by Woodhead Publishing, Elsevier and Springer, 10 being on the Master Book List of Web of Science. He currently holds the record for having the highest number of books indexed in WoS in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal. Two of those books are the Scopus most cited ever in the field of Civil Engineering in Portugal.
Principal Investigator, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
Caijun Shi is a Professor of civil engineering at Hunan University, China.
Hunan University, China
Angel Palomo is a Professor at the Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, CSIC, Spain.
Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja, CSIC, Spain
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