The University of Sheffield

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN United Kingdom


The University of Sheffield (USFD) is in the top ten research-intensive universities in the UK, and offers world-class teaching and research excellence across a wide range of disciplines. The Cements@Sheffield research team (Materials Science & Engineering) is recognised as a leader in the international construction materials research community as a member of the Nanocem consortium, and forms a key component of the USFD interdisciplinary research centre for Cement & Concrete.

Thematic priorities:

  • Resource & materials efficiency

Involved in

Resource & materials efficiency

URBCON - By-products for sustainable concrete in the urban environment

Reducing the use of raw materials and the CO2 emissions from construction and maintenance of buildings and infrastructure in cities.

Status: ongoing

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