DR Rackel San Nicolas

DR Rackel San Nicolas

Positions

  • Alkali activated materials for constructions (Alkali-activation, Geopolymers, Constructions, Slag, Fly ash)
  • Durability of concrete (Durability, Additions, Performance-based approach)
  • Smart materials for construction (Self healing concretes, bioconcrete)

Overview

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  • Rackel San Nicolas is working to develop reliable test methods for sustainable materials for constructions durability, and to understand the relationship between sustainable concretes microstructure, mechanical, structural properties and durability. She is also developing new smart materials for construction, as biomodified self-healing concrete for examples, using her multidisciplinary background and network.She is working in close collaboration with several industries.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • RILEM. International union of laboratories and experts in construction materials, systems and structures 2012 - 2013

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Awards

Education and training

  • Ph.D., Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III) 2011
  • PHD, Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III) 2011
  • MA/ING, Universite des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc (Montpellier II). 2006
  • MSc, Universite des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc (Montpellier II). 2006
  • MA, Universite des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc (Montpellier II). 2006
  • MEng, Universite des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc (Montpellier II). 2006
  • BA, Lycee Agricole Prive de Poisy-Chavanod 2001

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Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y