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Schedule

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2022

 

12:00 to  13:00 - Registration 

13:00 to 13:20 - Welcome & Introduction (prof. Thomas Matschei)

Session 1 - Isothermal Calorimetry 

 

13:20 to 13:40 -  Precision of Cement Calorimetry (Fabrizio Moro) 

13:40 to 14:00 - Benchmarking of in-situ mixers for early cement hydration in isothermal heat flow calorimetry (Torben Gädt)

14:00 to 14:20 - Evaluating the true heat production rate in a sample immediately after it has been charged into a heat conduction calorimeter (prof. Lars Wadsö)

14:20 to 14:40 - From lab applications  to process control: the development of an automated isothermal heat flow calorimeter (Michael Enders)

Coffee Break (30 minutes)

Session 2 - Reactivity testing

15:10 to 15:30 - The R3 reactivity test – heat of hydration as a measure of SCM reactivity (Ruben Snellings)
15:30 to 15:50 -  Isothermal calorimetry based testing of pozzolanic activity at elevated temperatures (Paul Sandberg)
15:50 to 16:10 - tbd
16:10 to 16:30 - Use of calorimetry to evaluate early reactions in R3 test (Kira Weise)
16:30 to 17:00 - Afternoon conclusion and discussion
Evening Programme
17:00 to 19:00 - Weihnachtsmarkt (Traditional German Christmas market) visit
 
19:00 to 21:00 - Group dinner

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2022

8:00 to 9:00 - Day 2 Welcome over coffee and pastries

Session 3 - Hydration

9:00 to 9:20 - Advances on the use of isothermal calorimetry to unveil early-age hydration mechanisms of cementitious materials (Franco Zunino)

9:20 to 9:40 - How clinker particle size and clinker mineralogy modulate early hydration reactions as monitored by calorimetry (Michael Enders)

9:40 to 10:00 - Hydration of MSWI ash and 40% fly ash mixes (Anirudha Baral)

10:00 to 10:20 - Linking Hydration and Rheological properties (Ronald Muzenda)

Coffee Break (30 minutes)

Session 4 - Hydration

10:50 to 11:10 - Calorimetry and mathematical modeling of cement hydration kinetics (Neven Ukrainczyk)

11:10 to 11:30 - From retardation to acceleration: Some calorimetry use-cases in the field of admixture (Patrick Juilland)

11:30 to 11:50 - Influence of triethanolamine on the sulfate balance of Portland cement (Tamino Hirsch)

 

11:50 to 12:10 - Morning conclusion and discussion

12:10 to 13:10 - Lunch

Session 5 - Hydration and Other Calorimetry

13:10 to 13:30 - Influence of calcite on the alkali-activated natural pozzolan studied by calorimetry (Rafia Firdous)

13:30 to 13:50 - Determination of the degree of reaction of alkali-activated slag from isothermal calorimetry and thermodynamic modeling (Richard Caron)

13:50 to 14:10 - Drop Calorimeter (Alexander Pisch)

14:10 to 14:30 - Kaolinite dehydroxylation (Zhili Ren)

Coffee break (30 minutes)

15:00  - 16:00 - Ask the Experts session / Q&A about isothermal calorimetry