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Materials and Structures

Materials and Structures

Editor-in-Chief: Pietro Lura
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: G. Plizzari; N. Roussel

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

Journal no. 11527


Prof. Dr. Pietro Lura, EMPA, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Deputy Editors-in-Chief:

Prof. Giovanni Plizzari, University of Brescia, Italy

Prof. Nicolas Roussel, IFSTTAR, Champs-sur-Marne, France

Prof. dr. ir. Nele De Belie, Ghent University, Belgium


Former Editor-in-Chief:

Prof. Jason Weiss, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA

Associate Editors:

Prof. Viktor Mechtcherine, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany

Prof. Karin Lundgren, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden

Prof. Arnaud Perrot, Université de Bretagne Sud, Lorient, France

Prof. Burkan Isgor, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA

Prof. Dimitrios G. Aggelis, Vrije University of Brussels, Belgium

Dr. Alexandra Bertron, LMDC, Toulouse, France

Dr. Elisa Franzoni, University of Bologna, Italy

Prof. Mette Geiker, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

Prof. Dr. Guillaume Habert, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Prof. Konstantin Kovler, NBRI Technion, Haifa, Israel

Prof. Kefei Li, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Laura de Lorenzis, TU Braunschweig, Germany

Dr. Ippei Maruyama, Nagoya University, Japan

Prof. Barzin Mobasher, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA

Dr. Climent Molins, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain

Dr. Manfred N. Partl , EMPA, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Prof. John Provis, University of Sheffield, UK

Prof. Gaurav Sant, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Prof. Gabriele Tebaldi, University of Parma, Italy

Dr. Maria Rosa Valluzzi, University of Padova, Italy

Prof. Ye Guang, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands


Editorial Advisory Committee

Sofiane Amziane, France: Hygrothermal behaviour and Durability of Bio-aggregate based building materials (275-HDB)
Ueli Angst, Switzerland: Characteristics of the steel/concrete interface and their effect on initiation of chloride-induced reinforcement corrosion (262-SCI)
Hassan Baaj, Canada: Crack-Healing of Asphalt Pavement Materials (278-CHA)
Véronique Baroghel-Bouny, France: Sulfate resistance testing (251-SRT)
Alexandra Bertron, France: Microorganisms-cementitious materials interactions (253-MCI)
Jorge Branco, Portugal: Reinforcement of Timber Elements in Existing Structures (245-RTE)
Denys Breysse, France: Non-destructive in situ strength assessment of concrete (249-ISC)
Arnaud Castel, Australia: Chloride transport in alkali-activated materials (CAM)
Emmanuel Chailleux, France: Phase and Interphase behaviour of bituminous Materials (272-PIM)
Nele De Belie,
Belgium: Carbonation of concrete with supplementary cementitious materials (CCC)
Gianmarco De Felice,
Italy: Composites for sustainable strengthening of masonry (250-CSM)
Marco Di Prisco,
Italy: Impact and Explosion (IEC)
Eduardo Fairbairn, Brazil: Thermal cracking of massive concrete structures (254-CMS)
Andrea Graziani, Italy: Multiphase characterisation of cold bitumen emulsion materials (280-CBE)
Amnon Katz,
Israel: Environmental evaluation of concrete structures toward sustainable construction (263-EEC)
Eddie Koenders, Germany: Benchmarking Chloride Ingress Models on Real-life Case Studies: Theory and Practice (270-CIM)
Nicole Kringos, Sweden: Chemo-Mechanical Characterization of Bituminous Materials (252-CMB)
Jiaping Liu,
China: Controlled expansion of concrete by adding MgO-based expansive agents taking the combined influence of composition and size of concrete elements into consideration (CEC)
Barbara Lubelli,
The Netherlands: Accelerated laboratory test for the assessment of the durability of materials with respect to salt crystallization (271-ASC)
Fernando Martirena, Cuba: Calcined Clays as Supplementary Cementitious Materials (CCL)
Viktor Mechtcherine, Germany: Recommendations for use of  superabsorbent polymers in concrete construction (260-RSC)
Jean-Claude Morel, United Kingdom: Testing and characterisation of earth-based building materials and elements (274-TCE)
Takafumi Noguchi, Japan: Fire resistance of concrete structures repaired with polymer cement mortar (255-FRS)
Ioanna Papayianni, Greece: Specifications for testing and evaluation of lime-based repair materials for historic Structures (277-LHS)
Pierre Pimienta, France: Spalling of concrete due to fire: testing and modeling (256-SPF)
Lily Poulikakos, Switzerland: Valorisation of Waste and Secondary Materials for Roads (279-WMR)
John Provis, United Kingdom: Durability testing of alkali-activated materials (247-DTA)
Nicolas Roussel, France: Digital fabrication with cement-based materials (276-DFC)
Javier Sanchez, spain: Stress Corrosion Cracking and Hydrogen Embrittlement of Concrete-Reinforcing Steels (CCH)
Victor E. Saouma, United States: Prognosis of deterioration and loss of serviceability in structures affected by alkali-silica reactions (259-ISR)
Pedro Serna Ros, Spain: Creep behavior in Cracked Sections of Fiber Reinforced Concrete (261-CCF)
Karen Scrivener, Switzerland: Tests for reactivity of supplementary cementitious materials (267-TRM)
Tomoki Shiotani, Japan: Damage assessment in Consideration of Repair/Retrofit-Recovery in Concrete and Masonry Structures by Means of Innovative NDT (269-IAM)
Mohammed Sonebi, United Kingdom: Measuring Rheological Properties of Cement-based Materials (266-MRP)
Gabriele Tebaldi, Italy: Asphalt Pavement Recycling (264-RAP)
Klaas van Breugel, The Netherlands: Numerical modelling of cement-based materials (244-NUM)
Børge Johannes Wigum,
Norway: Avoiding alkali aggregate reactions in concrete - Performance based concept (258-AAA)
Jianzhuang Xiao, China: Structural behaviour and innovation of recycled aggregate concrete (273-RAC)
Feng Xing, China: Self-healing concrete – It’s efficiency and evaluation (SHE)
Shilang Xu, China: Testing methods for determination of double-K criterion for crack propagation in concrete (265-TDK)

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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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