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Materials and Structures is a leading journal focused on research into construction materials and their performance in structures.

  • Flagship publication of the International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems, and Structures (RILEM).
  • A unique interdisciplinary forum for new research on construction materials, and on the tests that are used to prove their performance in practice.
  • Publishes comprehensive reports and recommendations prepared by RILEM’s technical committees, and original research articles.
  • Dedicated to the examination of the fundamental properties of building materials, and their applications in civil engineering.
  • Known for technically rigorous experimental and modelling studies on cement/concrete, bitumen/asphalt, masonry, and related materials.

  • Giovanni Plizzari
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
  • Enrico Sassoni
Impact factor
3.8 (2022)
5 year impact factor
4.4 (2022)
Submission to first decision (median)
21 days
707,040 (2023)

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