• Pair distribution function as a tool to characterize C-S-H gels 

      Cuesta-Garcia, Ana Maria; Morales-Cantero, Alejandro; Gomez-de-la-Torre, Angeles G.; Santacruz-Cruz, Maria Isabel; García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2021)
      Portland cement (PC) is the most manufactured product in the world. However, cement industry is one of the major contributors for greenhouse gas emissions. For every ton of grey PC clinker, around 0.87 CO2 tons are released ...
    • Quantitative disentanglement of nanocrystalline phases in cement pastes by synchrotron ptychographic X-ray tomography 

      Cuesta-Garcia, Ana Maria; Gomez-de-la-Torre, Maria de los Angeles; Santacruz-Cruz, Maria Isabel; Diaz, Ana; Trtik, Pavel; [et al.] (IUCr, 2019)
      Mortars and concretes are ubiquitous materials with very complex hierarchical microstructures. To fully understand their main properties and to decrease their CO2 footprint, a sound description of their spatially resolved ...