Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Weathering of limestone after several decades in an urban environment

Abstract : The alteration of “Saint-Maximin Roche fine” limestones exposed to the Parisian urban environment during more than 60 years has been studied. It leads to changes of the texture and morphology, to the neo-formation of gypsum on the subsurface and to the deposition of carbon containing phases on the surface. Depending on the location of the blocks on the monuments, the alteration states are different related to different water activities that could influence the further alteration processes. The multiscale characterization has enabled to correlate the macrometric properties to the mesoscopic behavior, what is essential to understand the alteration mechanisms.
Complete list of metadatas

Cited literature [42 references]  Display  Hide  Download

https://hal-insu.archives-ouvertes.fr/insu-01333413
Contributor : Nathalie Pothier <>
Submitted on : Friday, June 24, 2016 - 8:26:51 AM
Last modification on : Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:56:10 AM
Long-term archiving on: : Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 11:00:02 AM

File

1-s2.0-S0010938X16302876-main....
Files produced by the author(s)

Identifiers

Citation

Mandana Saheb, Anne Chabas, Jean-Didier Mertz, Estel Colas, Olivier Rozenbaum, et al.. Weathering of limestone after several decades in an urban environment. Corrosion Science, Elsevier, 2016, 111, pp.742-752. ⟨10.1016/j.corsci.2016.06.015⟩. ⟨insu-01333413⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

768

Files downloads

1201