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Materials and Structures

Materials and Structures

Editor-in-Chief: Jason Weiss

ISSN: 1359-5997 (print version)
ISSN: 1871-6873 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11527

The International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures (RILEM)

The three main goals of RILEM are: 

  • to promote sustainable and safe construction, and improved performance and cost benefit for society
  • to stimulate new directions of research and its applications, promoting excellence in construction
  • to favour and promote cooperation at international scale by general access to advanced knowledge

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    Materials and Structures, the flag-ship publication of RILEM, provides a unique international and interdisciplinary forum for new and unpublished research on the performance of construction materials. Among the leaders in its field, the Journal is dedicated to the publication of high-quality papers on the fundamental properties of building materials, their characterization and processing techniques, modeling, standardization of test methods, and the application of research results in building and civil engineering. Always at the leading edge of research, Materials and Structures also publishes comprehensive reports prepared by the technical committees of RILEM.

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