Recognised or Encouraged Journals

Materiales de Construcción

homepageImage_es_ES.jpg Publisher: Eduardo Torroja Institute for Construction Science (IETcc)
Editor: Francisca Puertas Maroto, Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja - CSIC, Madrid, Spain
Established: 1951
Format: Print and Online
Issues per year: 4
Subscription rates:
Spain (one year) Euro € 66.35
International (per year): Euro € 85.58
CIB Members FREE subscription (only to cover the mailing costs)
Impact Factor 2011 (2 years): 0.437
Impact Factor 2011 (5 years): 0.677
Rank: 36/56 (Q3, Construction and Building)
Rank: 192/231 (Q4, Materials Science)
Source: ©2012 Thomson Reuters, Journal Citation Reports®


The articles published in the journal primarily address the following scientific and technical domains:
• Physics and chemistry of the formation of cement and other binders
• Cement and concrete (aggregate, admixtures, additions and similar): performance and properties.
• Construction material durability and corrosion
• Restoration and conservation of the historic heritage
• Effect of weathering on the deterioration of construction materials
• Use of industrial by-products and waste
• Manufacture and properties of other construction materials: plaster, stone, fired clay products, lime, polymers, glass, composite materials, recycled materials, wood

All of the articles are published in two languages (Spanish / English). All articles are reviewed by at least two renowned specialists prior to publication.

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