Proceedings of 13th International Congress on the Chemistry of Cement

Among the conferences taking place every year on cement science, International Congress of Cement Chemistry (ICCC) is almost the most important one. The conference takes place every four years. The latest one is the 13th ICCC hosted in Madrid Spain in 2011 and the next one 14th ICCC will be hosted i......

What is Cement Mixer Shot?

As a cement researcher, I know cement much better than average people, while it is not the case with everything with a name using the word “cement”.

When I type “cement” in the powerful Google search box, Google automatically gives an alternative search phrase “cement ......

Sample preparation by McCrone Micronizing mill before XRD/Rietveld test

In the cement science field, XRD analysis combined with Rietveld method can give quantitative results of crystalline phase of hydration products, so I try to use XRD/Rietveld method to quantify the hydration products of cementitous material. To achieve good performance of XRD test, fine powder is re......