New article out

Precipitation Mechanisms of Mesoporous Nanoparticle Aggregates: Off-Lattice, Coarse-Grained, Kinetic Simulations

Cryst. Growth Des., Article ASAP, DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b01712

In this paper I collaborate with Igor Shvab and Enrico Masoero from the School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Newcastle University, and Laurent Brochard from the Laboratoire NAVIER (UMR 8205). We present a new […]

New article out!

We have a new paper “Hysteresis from Multiscale Porosity: Modeling Water Sorption and Shrinkage in Cement Paste” published in Physical Review Applied. It has been selected as the “Editor’s choice” article of the issue.

http://journals.aps.org/prapplied/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevApplied.3.064009

In this work we applied physical models that capture the water sorption hysteresis in cement by dividing […]