• Quantitative analysis of cementitious materials by X-ray ptychographic nanotomography 

      Shirani, Shiva; Cuesta, Ana; De la Torre, Ángeles G.; da Silva, Julio Cesar; Karpov, Dmitry; [et al.] (2021)
      Cement manufacturing is responsible for ~7% of the anthropogenic CO2 emissions and hence, decreasing the CO2 footprint, in a sustainable, safe, and cost-effective way, is a top priority. It is also key to develop more ...
    • Rheology of fresh mortar 

      Banfill, Phillip F.G. (2016-05-25)
      Resumen: Los materiales basados en cementos presentan una enorme importancia tecnológica. Para una correcta utilización es necesario que sea posible su transporte y conformado en un estado “fresco”, por lo que es fundamental ...
    • ¿Se pueden conseguir plásticos barrera a medida? 

      López González, M. Mar C. (2015-11-09)
      La Industria del Envase y Embalaje forma parte de uno de los sectores principales de aplicación de los materiales polímeros. De todos es conocido que el vidrio, papel y metales que durante muchos años se utilizaron en el ...
    • Síntesis, caracterización y propiedades de las zeolitas 

      Rey, Fernando (2014-04-10)
      El Dr. Fernando Rey, Profesor Científico del Instituto Universitario mixto de Tecnología Química de Valencia (CSIC-UPV), es especialista en síntesis y caracterización de zeolitas, campo en el que cuenta con más de un ...
    • Solar Energy Harvesting on S- and N-doped nanoporous Carbons 

      Bandosz, Teresa J. (2015-04-15)
      Nowadays heteroatom-containing carbonaceous materials such as graphene or CNT have gained more and more attention of the scientists searching for inexpensive substitutes of the catalysts for energy related applications ...
    • Synchrotron Radiation and ALBA Facility 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2017-03-17)
      ALBA synchrotron light source (www.cells.es) is the largest Spanish research infrastructure that started full operation of its first 7 beamlines on February 2013. I will divide the talk in three parts: i) the general ...
    • Synchrotron radiation: science & applications 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2015-03-23)
      This general talk is devoted to briefly introduce the main uses and applications of synchrotron radiation. An initial introduction will be dedicated to describe a synchrotron as a Large Facility devoted to produce photons ...
    • Synthesis of active Belite-Alite-Ye'elimite clinker (BAY) 

      Zea-Garcia, Jesus D.; García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel; Gomez-de-la-Torre, Maria de los Angeles; Santacruz-Cruz, Maria Isabel (2016-06-29)
      Ordinary Portland cement (OPC) is an environmentally contentious material, as for every ton of OPC produced, on average, 0.97 tons of CO2 are released. Ye'elimite-rich cements are considered as eco-cements because their ...
    • Synthesis of porous graphene/TiO2 by use of recycled graphite 

      Jiménez-Jiménez, José; Algarra-González, Manuel; Rodríguez-Aguado, Elena; Rodriguez-Castellon, Enrique (2016-09-16)
      Graphene-based nanomaterials are a kind of new technological materials with high interest for physicists, chemists and materials scientists. Graphene is a two-dimensional (2-D) sheet of carbon atoms in a hexagonal configuration ...
    • Tailored novel phosphonate-based hybrid materials by design for diverse applications 

      Demadis, Konstantinos (2018-10-02)
      Hybrid materials are composed of an organic and an inorganic part, placed together in such a way that the final product has defined structures and properties. Among the plethora of hybrid materials, coordination polymers ...
    • The photogrammetry method and 3D virtualization technology as a learning tool in the flipped classroom at COVID-19 time. 

      Pérez-Ramos, Alejandro; Rodríguez-Ruiz, María Dolores; Bentabol-Manzanares, Maria Jose (IATED Academy/I. Gómez Chova, A. López Martínez, I. Candel Torres, 2021-03)
      From 2016-2017 academic year, The “Flipped Classroom” pedagogical methodology was launched in the Crystallography and Mineralogy subject of the Chemical degree in the University of Malaga (UMA). The application of the ...
    • Uso de conductores iónicos de tipo óxido para aplicaciones energéticas. Introducción a las pilas de combustible y las membranas de separación de gases. 

      Magrasó, Anna (2015-10-26)
      Los conductores iónicos, y los conductores mixtos de iones y electrones tienen el potencial de servir como membranas en procesos relevantes en tecnologías avanzadas de generación de energía limpia y respetuosa con el medio ...
    • Uso de minerales cubanos en la eliminación de contaminantes de aguas. I.- Eliminación de xilenol naranja 

      Autie Perez, Miguel (2017-03-24)
      El agua es fundamental en el desarrollo vital de los seres vivos. El deterioro y la contaminación de la misma es consecuencia del vertimiento de residuales contaminados sin tratamiento previo, por lo que se buscan alternativas ...
    • XRD and Cements: from research to control quality 

      Gomez-de-la-Torre, Maria de los Angeles (2017-05-19)
      This keynote lecture was focused on the scientific background of the cement research group at UMA. Mainly all the research focused on the strategies for reducing CO2 emissions in the cement production. Moreover, the knowledge ...