Publications related to UGC

2024.  J. Sun, F. Zunino, K. Scrivener, Hydration and phase assemblage of limestone calcined clay cements (LC3) with clinker content below 50 %, Cem. Concr. Res. 177 (2024) 107417.


2023.   F. Zunino, A two‐fold strategy towards low‐carbon concrete, RILEM Tech. Lett. 8 (2023) 45-58.

Publications related to LC3 and low carbon cements

2024.  F. Zunino, K. Scrivener, Reactivity of kaolinitic clays calcined in the 650 °C–1050 °C temperature range: Towards a robust assessment of overcalcination, Cem. Concr. Compos. 146 (2024) 105380.
2023.  R.J. Flatt, N. Roussel, H. Bessaies-Bey, L. Caneda-Martínez, M. Palacios, F. Zunino, From physics to chemistry of fresh blended cements, Cem. Concr. Res. 172 (2023) 107243.
2023.   F. Kanavaris, M. Vieira, S. Bishnoi, Z. Zhao, W. Wilson, A. Tagnit Hamou, F. Avet, A. Castel, F. Zunino, T. Visalaksh, F. Martirena, S.A. Bernal, M.C.G. Juenger, K. Riding, Standardisation of low clinker cements containing calcined clay and limestone: a review by RILEM TC-282 CCL, Mater. Struct. 56 (2023) 169.
2022.   F. Zunino, Y. Dhandapani, M. Ben Haha, J. Skibsted, S. Joseph, S. Krishnan, A. Parashar, M.C.G. Juenger, T. Hanein, S.A. Bernal, K.L. Scrivener, F. Avet, Hydration and mixture design of calcined clay blended cements: review by the RILEM TC 282-CCL, Mater. Struct. 55 (2022) 234.

2022.   F. Zunino, K. Scrivener, Insights on the role of alumina content and the filler effect on the sulfate requirement of PC and blended cements, Cem. Concr. Res. 160 (2022) 106929.

2022.   J. Garces-Vargas, Y. Díaz-Cardenas, F. Zunino, J. Ribalta-Quesada, K. Scrivener, F. Martirena, The Challenge of Grinding Ternary Blends Containing Calcined Clays and Limestone, Minerals. 12 (2022) 1170.

2022.   F. Zunino, K. Scrivener, Microstructural developments of limestone calcined clay cement (LC3) pastes after long-term (3 years) hydration, Cem. Concr. Res. 153 (2022) 106693.

2021.   F. Zunino, F. Martirenna, K.L. Scrivener, Limestone calcined clay cements (LC3), ACI Mater. 118 (2021), No.3,  doi:10.14359/51730422.

2021.   F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, The reaction between metakaolin and limestone and its effect in porosity refinement and mechanical properties, Cem. Concr. Res. 140 (2021).

2020.   F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, Assessing the effect of alkanolamine grinding aids in limestone calcined clay cements hydration, Constr. Build. Mater. 266B (2020).

2020.   F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, Factors influencing the sulfate balance in pure phase C3S/C3A systems, Cem. Concr. Res. 133 (2020). doi:10.1016/j.cemconres.2020.106085.

2020.   F. Zunino, E. Boehm-Courjault, K. Scrivener, The impact of calcite impurities in clays containing kaolinite on their reactivity in cement after calcination, Mater. Struct. 9 (2020). doi:10.1617/s11527-020-01478-9.

2020.   F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, Increasing the kaolininte content of raw clays using particle classification techniques for use as supplementary cementitious materials, Constr. Build. Mater. 244 (2020). doi:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.118335.

2019.   F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, The influence of the filler effect in the sulfate requirement of OPC and blended cements, Cem. Concr. Res. 126 (2019). doi:10.1016/j.cemconres.2019.105918.

2018.   K.L. Scrivener, F. Avet, H. Maraghechi, F. Zunino, J. Ston, A. Favier, et al., Impacting factors and properties of Limestone Calcined Clay Cements (LC3), Green Mater. (2018). doi:

2018.   F. Zunino, D. Bentz, J. Castro, Reducing setting time of blended cement paste containing high-SO3 fly ash (HSFA) using chemical/physical accelerators and by fly ash pre-washing, Cem. Concr. Compos. 90 (2018) 14-26 doi:10.1016/j.cemenconcomp.2018.03.018

2017.   D.P. Bentz, P.E. Stutzman, F. Zunino, Low-Temperature Curing Strength Enhancement in Cement-Based Materials Containing Limestone Powder, Mater. Struct. 50 (2017).

2017.   D.P. Bentz, C.F. Ferraris, S.Z. Jones, D. Lootens, F. Zunino, Limestone and Silica Powder Replacements for Cement: Early-Age Performance, Cem. Concr. Compos. 78 (2017) 43–56. doi:10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2017.01.001.

Other publications

2022.   F. Zunino, K. Scrivener, The influence of sulfate addition on hydration kinetics and C-S-H morphology of C3S and C3S/C3A systems, Cem. Concr. Res. 160 (2022).

2022.   F. Georget, B. Lothenbach, W. Wilson, F. Zunino, K.L. Scrivener, Stability of hemicarbonate under cement paste-like conditions, Cem. Concr. Res. 153 (2022) 106692.

2017.   R. Serpell, F. Zunino, Recycling of hydrated cement pastes by synthesis of α′H-C2S, Cem. Concr. Res. 100 (2017) 398–412. doi:10.1016/j.cemconres.2017.08.001.