SUPERHYDROPHOBIC CONCRETE

Publications by Subject:

  • SCI Journals

  • International/National Refereed Journals

    • Zhernovsky I.V., Strokova V.V., Bondarenko A.I., Kojuhova N.I., Sobolev K., "Structural Transformations of SiO2 Based Materials due to Mechano-Chemical Activation". Construction Materials (Stroitel'nie Materiali), No. 10, 2012, pp. 56-58 (in Russian).
    • Sobolev K. and Ferrada-Gutiérrez M., "La Nanotecnología Puede Cambiar el Mundo del Concreto". Noticreto, Vol. 110, No. 1, 2012, pp. 58-59 (in Spanish).
    • Falikman V.R. and Sobolev K., "«There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom», or how Nanotechnologies Can Change the World of Concrete Part 2 Nanotechnologies in Construction" - Nanobuild.ru, № 1, 2011 pp. 21-33 (in Russian).
    • Falikman V.R. and Sobolev K., "«There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom», or how Nanotechnologies Can Change the World of Concrete Part 1 Nanotechnologies in Construction" - Nanobuild.ru, № 6, 2010 pp. 17-31 (in Russian).
    • Sobolev K., Flores I.V., and Ferrada-Gutiérrez M., "Nanotechnology of Concrete", Cement and Concrete World, Vol. 10, No. 58, 2006, pp. 38-42.
    • Sobolev K., Podmore C., Öksüz E., and Akinci T., "Concreto Arquitectónico Premoldeado: Desarrollo, Producción y Aplicación". Construcción y Tecnología, No. 5, 2005, pp. 38-45 (in Spanish).
    • Sobolev K., "Vicon - Una Gran Idea". Noticreto, No. 75, 2005, pp. 64-67 (in Spanish).
    • Sobolev K., and Podmore C., "Vicon - Una Gran Idea". Construcción y Tecnología, 11, 2004, pp. 52-55.
    • Sobolev K., Podmore C., Öksüz E., and Akinci T., "Architectural Pre-Cast Concrete: Development, Production and Application". Cement and Concrete World, 9(49), 2004, pp. 42-52.
    • Sobolev K., and Arikan M., "Feasibility Analysis of ECO- Cemen"t. Bulletin of the Chamber of Civil Engineers, Nicosia, Cyprus, TRNC, No. 7, April, 2003, pp. 51-59 (in Turkish).
    • Arikan M., Sobolev K., and Podmore C., "More Cement for Less Cost: Benchmarking Boosts Profitability in the Cement Industry". Cement and Concrete World, 7(41), 2003, pp. 51-62.
    • Sobolev K.,"Sustainable Development of the Cement Industry and Blended Cements to Meet Ecological Challenges". The Scientific World Journal, 3, 2003, pp. 308-318.
    • Sobolev K. and Arikan M., "Development of High Volume Mineral Additive ECO- Cement". Bulletin of the Chamber of Civil Engineers, Nicosia, Cyprus, TRNC, No. 6, January, 2003, pp. 24-29 (in Turkish).
    • Sobolev K., "The development of a new method for the proportioning of high-performance concrete mixtures". Bulletin of the Chamber of Civil Engineers, Nicosia, Cyprus, TRNC, No. 5, October, 2002, pp. 12-18 (in Turkish).
    • Sobolev K. and Arikan M., "Production Process of High Volume Mineral Additive ECO-Cement: Part II - Feasibility Analysis". Cement and Concrete World, March-April, 2002, pp. 56-65.
    • Sobolev K., and Arikan M., "Production Process of High Volume Mineral Additive ECO-Cement: Part I - Research Background". Cement and Concrete World, January-February, 2002, pp. 54-61.
    • Sobolev K., "White Cement: Problems of Production and Quality". Cement and Concrete World, July-August, 2001, pp. 34-42.
    • Yeginobali A., Sobolev K., Soboleva S., and Kiyici B., "Heat Resistance of High-Strength Cement from Blast Furnace Slag". Cement and Concrete World, 5(26), 2000, pp. 31-47.
    • Sobolev K. and Podmore C. "VICON: the Next Big Thing?" Global Cement and Lime Magazine, UK, June 2001, pp. 14-15.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "Complex Admixture and Method of Cement-Based Materials Production", TR 1999 - 02849B. TPE Patent Bulletin, 2001/59-21.05.2001, Ankara, Turkey, 2001, p. 53.
  • Books/Proceedings

    • Sobolev K. and Reda-Taha M. (Eds.) "Nanotechnology of Concrete: The Next Big Thing is Small", Proceedings of the ACI Session – Fall 2009, New Orleans, USA, 2009 (CD).
    • Sobolev K. and Shah S.P. (Eds.) "Nanotechnology of Concrete: Recent Developments and Future Perspectives", Proceedings of the ACI Session – Fall 2006, Denver, USA, ACI SP-254, 2008, 160 pp. ISBN-978-087031-2991.
    • Sobolev K., Sanchez F., Raki L., Betts J., Kovler K., Sonebi M., Ferrara L., McDonald D.B., Taylor P.C., Livingston R.A., Shah S.P., Basheer M.P.A., Kurtis K.E., Wang K., "Bibliography on Application of Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials in Concrete", Portland Cement Association, Publication LB37, 2008, 86 pp. ISBN- 978-0-89312-265-2.
    • Sobolev K. (Ed.) "Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials", ACON-06, Monterrey, México, UANL, 2008, ISBN-970-694-346-3.
    • Sobolev K., "Book of Abstracts of the First International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials" - ACON-06, Monterrey, Mexico, 2006,ISBN: 970-694-348-X.
    • Sobolev K., "High-Strength Concrete with Low Cement Factor", Extended Summary of Ph.D. Dissertation. Specialization: 05.23.05 – Construction Materials and Structures. State Scientific and Research Institute of Concrete and Reinforced Concrete (NIIZhB), Moscow, Russia, 1993, 45 pp. (in Russian).
  • Book Chapters

    • Sobolev K. and Sanchez F., "Nano-Engineered Concrete", in Encyclopedia of Nanotechnolog, Springer 2012, in press
    • Amirjanov A. and Sobolev K., "Changing range genetic algorithm: a new optimization approach with improved performance", chapter of the book “Genetic Algorithms: New Research" NOVA Publishers, 2012, in press
    • Sobolev K. "Tribo-Chemical Activation of Green Eco-Cements", in "Green Tribology," Springer, 2012, in press
    • Sobolev K., "Methods of Manufacturing and Curing Concrete", chapter of the book “ICE Manual of Construction Materials”, Ed. Forde, M.C., Thomas Telford, 2009, pp. 101-116.
  • Publications in Conference Proceedings

    • Sobolev K., Sanchez F., and Flores I., "The Use of Nanoparticle Admixtures to Improve the Performance of Concrete", 12th International Conference on Recent Advances in Concrete Technology and Sustainability Issues, Czech Republic, 2012
    • Sobolev K. and Sanchez F., "The Application of Nanoparticles to Improve the Performance of Concrete", NICOM 4: 4th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Greece, 2012
    • Lin Z, Flores I., Sobolev K., "Nano-engineered cements with improved early strength", NICOM 4: 4th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Greece, 2012
    • Gogtas C., Lopez, H.F. and Sobolev K., "The effect of nano ZrO2 on the mechanical behavior of self-flowing ultra-low cement castables", NICOM 4: 4th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Greece, 2012
    • Cherevatova A., Strokova V., Zhernovsky I., Pavlenko N., Nelubova V., Sobolev K., "The development of nanostrured SiO2 binders for application in cellular concrete", NICOM 4: 4th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Greece, 2012
    • Zhernovsky I., Strokova V., Koshukhova N., Sobolev K., "The use of mechano-activation for nanostructuring of quartz materials", NICOM 4: 4th International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Greece, 2012
    • Sobolev K., "Investigation of Electrical and Mechanical Properties of Nano-Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Cement Composites" Web Session ACI Fall 2011 Convention, Cincinnati, OH, October 17, 2011 http://www.concrete.org/education/Webcasts/Fiber_Reinforced_Concrete.html
    • Sobolev K., Flores I., Torres L.M., Cuellar E.L., Valdez P.L., and E. Zarazua, "Performance of Cement Systems with Nano- SiO2 Particles Produced Using Sol-gel Method". XIX International Materials Research Congress -MRS Proceedings on Advanced Structural Materials—2010 (Eds: Hector A. Calderon, Armando Salinas Rodriguez, Heberto Balmori-Ramirez),Vol. 1276, Cancun, Mexico, 2010.
    • Avdeev I., Sobolev K., Amirjanov A., Hastert A. "Micromechanical Models of Structural Behavior of Concrete". XIX International Materials Research Congress -MRS Proceedings on Advanced Structural Materials—2010 (Eds: Hector A. Calderon, Armando Salinas Rodriguez, Heberto Balmori-Ramirez),Vol. 1276, Cancun, Mexico, 2010.
    • Flores I., Sobolev K., Torres L.M., Valdez P.L., E. Zarazua, and Cuellar E.L., "Performance of Cement Systems with Nano- SiO2 Particles Produced Using Sol-gel Method". TRB First International Conference in North America on Nanotechnology in Cement and Concrete, Irvine, California, USA, May 5-7, 2010.
    • Sobolev K.,and Amirjanov A., "Development of a Computer Simulation Model for Packing of Concrete Aggregates". ACI Session on “Modeling as a Solution to Concrete Problems,” SP-266, New Orleans, November 2009, pp. 127-140.
    • Sobolev K., Batrakov V.G. "The Development of High-Performance Concrete with Polyethylhydrosiloxane-Based Admixture". ConcreteLife'09: 2nd International RILEM Workshop on Concrete Durability and Service Life Planning, Haifa, Israel, 2009.
    • Sobolev K., Flores I., Valdez P.L., Torres L.M. and Cuellar E.L., "Engineering of SiO2 Nanoparticles for Optimal Performance in Cement-Based Materials". NICOM3 - Third International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Construction, Prague, 2009, pp. 139-148.
    • Sobolev K. and Arikan M., "The Effect of Mechano-Chemical Activation on Properties of High-Performance Cement", Jean Pera Symposium on Specialty Cements and Sustainability, 2007.
    • Sobolev K., Flores I., Hermosillo R., and Torres-Martínez L.M., "Application of nanomaterials in high-performance cement composites", Proceedings of ACI Session on Nanotechnology of Concrete: Recent Developments and Future Perspectives - 2006, Denver, USA, ACI SP-254, 2008, pp. 93 - 120.
    • Amirjanov A. and Sobolev K., "Evolutionary Approach for Cost Optimization of Modified Multi-Component Binders", First International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials, Monterrey, México, 2006.
    • Flores I., Garza-Tovar L.L., Torres-Martínez L.M., and Sobolev K., "Effect of Nano-SiO2 on Properties of Cement-Based Materials", First International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials, Monterrey, México, 2006.
    • Hermosillo R., Alvarez-Méndez,A., and Sobolev K., "Effect of Complex Admixture on Properties of High-Performance Cement", First International Conference on Advanced Construction Materials, Monterrey, México, 2006.
    • Sobolev K., "Durability of High-Strength Concrete with High Volumes of Mineral Additives", International Symposium on Durability of Concrete Construction, Milwaukee, USA, 2006.
    • Sobolev K. and Amirjanov A.,"A Simulation Model of the Packing Arrangements of Concrete Aggregates", Transport Properties & Concrete Quality Workshop, Tempe, USA, 2005.
    • Sobolev K. and Naik T.R. "Performance as a Factor for Sustainability of the Cement Industry". CANMET/ACI International Symposium on Sustainable Development of Cement and Concrete, Toronto, Canada, 2005, pp. 295 - 312.
    • Sobolev K. and Batrakov V., "The Effect of a Polysiloxane-Based Admixture on the Freezing and Thawing Resistance of Concrete with High Volumes of Mineral Additives", Raymundo Rivera International Symposium on Durability of Concrete, Monterrey, Mexico, 2005, pp. 469-485.
    • Sobolev K., Türker P., Yeginobali A. and Ertün T., "Development of Eco-Cement Containing High Volumes of Waste Glass", The Fourth Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM-4): Composite Technologies for 2020, Sydney, Australia, 2004.
    • Sobolev K., Türker P., Yeginobali A. and Erdogan B., "Microstructure and Properties of Eco-Cement Containing Waste Glass", International Conference on Sustainable Waste Management and Recycling: Challenges and Opportunities, UK, 2004.
    • Sobolev K., "The Role of Industrial Laboratories in Developing New Products: Case of Architectural Pre-Cast Concrete", XX Mexican National Reunion of Laboratories for Construction Materials “Laboratories in the International Market”, Mexico, 2004 (CD).
    • Sobolev K., A. Amirjanov, R. Hermosillo and F.C. Lozano, "Packing of Aggregates as an Approach to Optimizing the Proportioning of Concrete Mixtures". Aggregates: Asphalt Concrete, Portland Cement Concrete, Bases, and Fines – ICAR/AFTRE/NSSGA Symposium, Denver, Colorado, USA, 2004 (CD).
    • Türker P., Sobolev K., Ertün T., and Yeginobali A., "Influence of a Finely Ground Waste Glass on the Microstructure Development of Cement Pastes", 26th International ICMA / PCA Conference on Cement Microscopy - Cements of the 21st Century, San Antonio, USA, 2004 (CD).
    • Sobolev K., "Effect of Complex Admixtures on Strength of Ultra-High Strength Cement". ICCC-2003 International Conference, South Africa, 2003 (CD).
    • Sobolev K. and Arikan M., Development of High-Volume Mineral Additive Cement. International Conference on Advances in Civil Engineering, ACE-2002, Kharagpur, India, 2002, pp. 1451-1459.
    • Sobolev K., "Sustainable Development of the Cement Industry and Blended Cements to Meet Ecological Challenges". International Conference EPMR-2002, Nicosia, Cyprus, TRNC, 2002.
    • Sobolev K., "Evaluation of HP/HVMA Cement Impact on the Environment". Creating The Future - Second FAE International Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2002, pp. 133-138.
    • Gokmenoglu Z. and Sobolev K., "Solid Waste-Cement Composite Construction Materials". Creating The Future - Second FAE International Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2002, pp. 153-158.
    • Arikan M. and Sobolev K.,"The Effect of Chemical Admixtures on Properties of Gypsum Plasters". Creating The Future - Second FAE International Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2002, pp. 175-179.
    • Sobolev K. and Arikan M., "High-Volume Mineral Admixtures Cement for Utilization of Industrial By-Products and Waste". The European Union Environmental Policy and the Case of Cyprus Mines Conference, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2001, pp. 167-176.
    • Sobolev K., "Properties of Ultra-High Strength Cement". Conference on Engineering Materials, Vol. 1, San Jose, CA, USA, 2001, pp. 577-587.
    • Sobolev K., Soboleva S., Gökmenoglu Z., and Sönmezocak N., "The Art of Better Cement Making: Consideration of Strength". Cement and Concrete Technology in The 2000-s: II- International Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 2000, pp. 200-207.
    • Sobolev K., Soboleva S., Gökmenoglu Z., and Sönmezocak N., "Development of High-Performance Cement for High Strength". Creating For Future - 10th Year FAE Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2000, pp. 165-171.
    • Sobolev K., Soboleva S., Yeginobali A., and Kiyici B., "Thermal and Chemical Resistance of High-Strength Cement-Based Mortars". Creating For Future - 10th Year FAE Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2000, pp. 262-271.
    • Sobolev K., Oksuz E., Akinci T., "Application of Architectural Concrete in Pre-Cast Concrete Panels". Creating For Future - 10th Year FAE Symposium, Lefke, Cyprus, TRNC, 2000, pp. 256-261.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "High-Performance Cement: Discovering New Horizons". Creating with Concrete - International Congress, Dundee, UK, 1999, pp. 211-217.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "Design and Production of High-Performance Cement", Mortars and Concrete. International Conference on High-Performance and Reactive Powder Concrete, Sherbrooke, Canada, Vol. 2, 1998, pp. 329-344.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "High-Performance Concrete Mix Proportioning". Fourth CANMET/ACI/JCI International Conference on Recent Advances in Concrete Technology, SP179, Tokushima, Japan, 1998, pp. 421-438.
    • Yeginobali A., Sobolev K., Soboleva S., and Tokyay M., "High-Strength Natural Lightweight Aggregate Concrete with Silica Fume". Sixth CANMET/ACI International Conference on Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, SP178-38, Bangkok, Thailand, 1998, pp. 739-758.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "High-Performance Cement: From Idea to Industrial Trials". Seventh International Conference on Management of Technology, Orlando, USA, 1998.
    • Yeginobali A., Sobolev K., Soboleva S., and Kiyici B., "Thermal Resistance of Blast Furnace Slag High-Strength Cement". International Symposium on Mineral Admixtures in Cement, Istanbul, Turkey, 1997.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "Eco-Balance of High-Performance Cement". International Symposium on Mineral Admixtures in Cement, Istanbul, Turkey, 1997.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "Environmental Aspects of High-Performance Cement". First International Symposium on Cement Industry, Assiut, Egypt, 1997.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "High-Strength Concrete Mix Design and Properties Optimization". Fourth International Conference on Concrete Technology for Developing Countries, Magusa, Cyprus, TRNC, 1996, pp. 189-202.
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "High-Performance Indigenous Cement". XXIV World Housing Congress, Ankara, Turkey, 1996, pp. 331-341.
    • Batrakov G. and Sobolev K., "Multicomponent Cement-Based Superplasticized High-Strength Concretes: Design, Properties and Optimization". Fifth CANMET/ACI International Conference on Fly Ash, Silica Fume, Slag and Natural Pozzolans in Concrete, Milwaukee, WI, USA, 1995, pp. 695-710.
    • Sobolev K., Silina E., and Zigulev N., "High- and Ultra High-Strength Concrete". Conference on New Technologies in Reinforced Concrete Structures, Moscow, Russia, 1993 (in Russian).
    • Batrakov G., Sobolev K., Kaprielov S., Silina E., and Zigulev N., "High-Strength Concrete with Low Cement Content". Conference on Concrete Admixtures for Precast Concrete Technology, Moscow, Russia, 1992 (in Russian).
    • Sobolev K., Silina E., and Zigulev N., "High-Strength High-Frost Resistant Concrete with Microsilica, Superplasticizers and Complex Admixtures". Ecological Aspects of Technology of Construction Materials, Penza, Russia, 1992, pp. 37-39 (in Russian).
    • Batrakov V., Sobolev K., Silina E., and Zigulev N., "High-Strength Concrete". Conference on Concrete Admixtures, Chernovci, Ukraine, 1992 (in Russian).
    • Sobolev K. and Soboleva S., "Light Weight Concretes with Polymer Admixtures". XXII International Conference on Concrete and Reinforced Concrete, Irkutsk, Russia, 1990 (in Russian).
    • Sobolev K. and Zhukov A. "Light Weight Styrofoam Concrete". International Conference on Concrete Technology, Zelena Gura, Poland, 1988 (in Russian).
  • Normative Documents

    • Glysson E.M., Tanner J.E., Barnett R.E., Dye B.T., Fouad F.H., Golden D.M., Gumpertz W.H., Itzler K., Klingner R.E., Legatski L.A., Liotti D.L., McNeal-Page F.A., Memari A.M., Nunez E., Rose J.W., Schmidt S.B., Shi C., Sobolev K., Vermillion R., Yen P.T., Zollo R.F. "Guide for Design and Construction with Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Panels", ACI523.4R-09, USA, 2009, 81 pp.
    • Ferraris C.F., Koehler E., Amziane S., Crockett N.J., Khayat K.H., Sobolev K., Brower L.E., Domone P.L., Nehdi M.L., Sonebi M., Bui V.K., Erdogan S.T., OzyildirimH.C., TanesiJ., Chidiac S.E., Fowler D.W., PicandetV., Wang K., Claisse P.A., KappiA., Cornman C., Mekhatria A., Daczko J., Jeknavorian A., and Nordenswan E. "Report on Measurements of Workability and Rheology of Fresh Concrete", ACI 238.1R-08, ACI, USA, 2008, 70 pp.
    • Glysson E.M., Barnett R.E., Babbitt F., Dye B.T., Fouad F.H., Golden D.M., Gumpertz W.H., Hu W., Itzler K., Klingner R.E., Legatski L.A., Liotti D.L., McNeal-Page F.A., Memari A.M., Nunez E., Shi C., Sobolev K., Tanner J.E., Yen P.T., Zollo R.F. "Guide for Cellular Concretes Above 50 pcf", ACI 523.3R-06, ACI, USA, 2006, 27 pp. (under revision)
    • Glysson E.M., Barnett R.E., Babbitt F., Dye B.T., Liotti D.L., McNeal-Page F.A., Fouad F.H., Memari A.M., Golden D.M., Nunez E., Gumpertz W.H., Shi C., Hu W., Sobolev K., Itzler K., Tanner J.E., Klingner R.E., Yen P.T., Legatski L.A., Zollo R.F. "Guide for Cast-in-Place Low-Density Cellular Concrete", ACI 523.1R, ACI, USA, 2006, 13 pp.
    • Batrakov V., Silina E., Sobolev K., and Zigulev N., "Recommendations on Production and Application of the High-Strength and Super-High-Strength Highly Dense Concrete with Microsilica". RECOMMENDATIONS – STATE SCIENTIFIC AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF CONCRETE AND REINFORCED CONCRETE (NIIZhB), Moscow, Russia, 1992, 12 pp. (in Russian).

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