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Journal Article
Published: 13 March 2021
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2021) 54 (4): qjegh2020-142.
...E. Ramanjaneya Raju; B. R. Phanikumar; M. Heeralal Abstract This note presents the effect of lime, cement, fly ash and ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS) on free swell index (FSI), liquid limit (LL), plasticity index (PI), compaction characteristics, hydraulic conductivity ( k...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2021
Italian Journal of Geosciences (2021) 140 (1): 155–166.
..., optical and electron microscopy. The analysis reveals the presence of Ca and Mg lime-based mortars in the ruins of Capodomo tower, whereas only Ca lime-based mortars were identified in Calamoresca tower. Reaching the towers walking along the paths allows us to know a good part of the lithologies present...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2020
Earth Sciences History (2020) 39 (1): 64–87.
...Roy W. Mcintyre ABSTRACT William Smith’s 1815 geological map A Delineation of the Strata of England and Wales with Part of Scotland featured a hundred sites of economic activity in Scotland, such as lead mines, collieries and lime works. Initially, in the ‘Part of Scotland’ portion of the map, very...
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Series: EMU Notes in Mineralogy series
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1180/EMU-notes.20.4
EISBN: 9780903056625
... ). Interestingly, although there is evidence that the Çatalhöyük people could have used pyrotechnologically produced lime plaster, there is no firm evidence of it being employed. The wall surfaces as well as the interior floors of the structures at Çatalhöyük were carefully plastered and frequently re-plastered...
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Series: GSA Field Guides
Published: 29 March 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.0050(02)
EISBN: 9780813756509
... of limestone, but it is also found acting as a cement for other types of sedimentary rocks, such as sandstone. Calcite (CaCO3) Calcite gets its name from the Greek word chalix , which means “lime.” It belongs to the class of minerals called carbonates (one of eight major mineral classes...
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Journal Article
Published: 22 September 2017
European Journal of Mineralogy (2017) 29 (6): 971–983.
... inclusions react with the surrounding dolomite resulting in the assemblage: magnesioferrite (MgFe 2 O 4 ), srebrodolskite (Ca 2 Fe 2 O 5 ), lime (CaO), portlandite (Ca(OH) 2 ) and periclase (MgO), whereas hematite and pure dolomite do so only at ∼900 °C. This difference is an indirect argument...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2017
Environmental & Engineering Geoscience (2017) 23 (1): 1–12.
...Seracettin Arasan; Majid Bagherinia; R. Kagan Akbulut; Ahmet Sahin Zaimoglu ABSTRACT Deep mixing is an improvement method performed in the creation of mixed columns, which includes the in situ mixing of soil and lime or Portland cement using special equipment (using rigs with counter-rotating...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2016
Earth Sciences History (2016) 35 (1): 167–196.
... provides an example of how Smith’s methods for identifying strata spread piecemeal through the community of practical men seeking iron and coal, and how, in places, the making and sharing of geological sections and maps became critical to this endeavour. Confusion over the ‘yellow lime’ demonstrates how...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2016
American Mineralogist (2016) 101 (1): 3–4.
..., chemistry, and alteration products . Canadian Mineralogist , 53 , 61 – 82 . Khoury H.N. Sokol E.V. Kokh S.N. Seryotkin Y.V. Kozmenko O.A. Goryainov S.V. Clark I.D. ( 2016 ) Intermediate members of the lime-monteponite solid solutions (Ca 1–x Cd x O, x = 0.36–0.55...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2016
American Mineralogist (2016) 101 (1): 146–160.
...Hani N. Khoury; Ella V. Sokol; Svetlana N. Kokh; Yurii V. Seryotkin; Olga A. Kozmenko; Sergey V. Goryainov; Ian D. Clark Abstract Lime-monteponite solid solutions [(Ca,Cd)O ss] with 58.5–73.3 wt% CdO were discovered as an accessory phase in medium-temperature combustion metamorphic (CM) spurrite...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP416.2
EISBN: 9781862397187
... Abstract This study gives an example of the steps that a repair work must include to be successful. It deals with a specific building, repair material (lime mortar) and application (render), but also with the study of the repair mortar in the laboratory and on site. Firstly, the original...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP416.1
EISBN: 9781862397187
... Abstract This work highlights the importance of applying suitable methods for the design of air-hardening lime mortars with the correct water dosage and binder-to-aggregate ratios. To this end, the recently developed ‘wet packing method’ has been used to assess the optimum water-to-binder ratio...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 2015
European Journal of Mineralogy (2015) 27 (3): 353–363.
..., minor and trace elements. Two main groups of natron-based silica–lime glass were identified, as well as one sample of obsidian (from Lipari Island). The majority of the samples (20) are High Iron, Manganese and Titanium (HIMT) glass. Specifically, most of them (18) can be classified as HIMT1, with only...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 February 2015
Italian Journal of Geosciences (2015) 134 (1): 104–113.
...Mohammed Y. Fattah; Àamal A. Al-Saidi; Maher M. Jaber Abstract Lime has been extensively used to improve the strength of fine-grained soils. The presence of sulphate in soils causes abnormal volume changes in lime stabilized soil. The addition of lime converts the soil to a rigid soil mass...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2015
Vadose Zone Journal (2015) 14 (1): vzj2014.07.0093.
...Gustavo S.A. Castro; Carlos A.C. Crusciol; Juliano C. Calonego; Ciro A. Rosolem Abstract Increased soil organic matter (SOM) improves the cation exchange capacity of tropical weathered soils, and liming is required to achieve high yields in these soils. Despite a decrease in SOM in the short term...
Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2014
Vadose Zone Journal (2014) 13 (11): vzj2014.07.0083.
... it is affected by different soil amendments. The mesocosm amendments comprised the addition of 0, 9.6, or 21.2 kg m −2 of crushed concrete waste (CCW) or 1 kg lime m −2 . The CCW and lime treatments increased the dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) percolation flux by about 150 and 100%, respectively, compared...
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Journal Article
Journal: Clay Minerals
Published: 01 June 2014
Clay Minerals (2014) 49 (3): 341–358.
...G. L. Pesce; C. R. Bowen; J. Rocha; M. Sardo; G. C. Allen; P. J. Walker; G. Denuault; M. Serrapede; R. J. Ball Abstract This paper describes a study of the hydraulic reactions between metakaolin (MK) and air lime using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) and nuclear magnetic resonance...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 December 2013
European Journal of Mineralogy (2013) 25 (4): 533–549.
... calcite from slurry carbonation, and monohydrocalcite and vaterite from moist carbonation. Wollastonite was the main crystalline non-carbonate product, occurring predominantly from slag carbonation, while silica-rich amorphous matter formed in all samples proportionally to CO 2 uptake. Free lime, when...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2013
American Mineralogist (2013) 98 (11-12): 1917–1918.
... and more durable concrete structures. 25 06 2013 07 07 2013 The result is that the investigated ancient Roman seawater concrete is a highly complex and composite cementitious system with a remarkably heterogeneous structure. Its mix design needed no more than 10 wt% lime (quicklime, CaO...
Journal Article
Published: 31 October 2013
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2013) 46 (4): 507–520.
...A. Arizzi; G. Cultrone Abstract This paper reports on investigations of the influence of the texture, morphology and grading of fine aggregates on the microstructure and macroscopic properties of aerial lime-based mortars. To understand the role of the aggregate in the outcome of the carbonation...
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