Envíos recentes

  • An Overview of the Use of Absolute Dating Techniques in Ancient Construction Materials 

    Sanjurjo-Sánchez, Jorge (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2016)
    [Abstract] The reconstruction of the chronology of historical buildings is a tricky issue, as usually there are not historical documents that allow the assessment of construction phases, and some materials are hardly ...
  • Assessment by portable gamma spectrometry of external gamma radiation hazard due to granitic materials and indoor space typology 

    Lima, Marco; Sanjurjo-Sánchez, Jorge; Alves, Carlos (Multidisciplinary Dixital Publishing Institute, 2017-12-14)
    [Abstract] Building materials can contribute to ionizing radiation hazards due to their variable content in radioactive isotopes. Uranium, thorium, and potassium radioisotopes are present in various building materials due ...
  • Geoscience of the Built Environment: Pollutants and Materials Surfaces 

    Alves, Carlos; Sanjurjo-Sánchez, Jorge (Molecular Diversity Preservation International, 2011)
    An overview of issues with environmental relevance that arise from the interaction between pollutants and surfaces of the built environment is presented in this paper. Two broad perspectives are considered: decay of materials ...
  • La ziggurat de Babylone: un monument à repenser 

    Montero Fenollós, Juan-Luis (Istituto di Studi sulle Civiltà dell'Egeo e del Vicino Oriente - Musée du Louvre. Département des Antiquités Orientales, 2013)
    [Abstract] Since its discovery in 1913, the Tower of Babel has fuelled debate among specialists in Mesopotamian architecture. The discussion has focused on three formal aspects of the famous monument: the total height of ...