Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Clays, Clay Minerals and Ceramic Materials Based on Clay Minerals

Edited by Gustavo Morari Do Nascimento

Universidade Federal do ABC

This book presents the state-of-the-art results of characterization of clays, clay minerals and ceramic materials based on clay minerals. The main goal of this work is to contribute to the rationalization of some important results obtained in the open area of clays and clay materials characterization. Moreover, this book also provides a comprehensive account on polymer and biopolymer-clay nanocomposites, use of clay as adsorption materials for industrial pollutants, ceramic materials in cultural heritage and physical-chemistry aspects of clay and clay minerals aqueous dispersions. This book will be beneficial for students, teachers and researchers of many areas who are interested to expand their knowledge about clays and its derivates in the fields of Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Industrial Remediation, Cultural Heritage, etc.

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1. Structure of Clays and Polymer–Clay Composites Studied by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopies

By Gustavo M. Do Nascimento

1324

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2. Clay Minerals and Clay Mineral Water Dispersions — Properties and Applications

By Guadalupe Sanchez-Olivares, Fausto Calderas, Luis Medina-Torres, Antonio Sanchez-Solis, Alejandro Rivera-Gonzaga and Octavio Manero

964

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3. Charging Behavior of Clays and Clay Minerals in Aqueous Electrolyte Solutions — Experimental Methods for Measuring the Charge and Interpreting the Results

By Tajana Preocanin, Ahmed Abdelmonem, Gilles Montavon and Johannes Luetzenkirchen

1232

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4. Adsorption of Industrial Pollutants by Natural and Modified Aluminosilicates

By Liudmila Novikova and Larisa Belchinskaya

1155

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5. Structural and Electrochemical Properties of Cementitious and Hybrid Materials Based on Nacrite

By Nouha Jaafar, Hafsia Ben Rhaiem and Abdesslem Ben Haj Amara

939

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6. Clay/Biopolymer Composite and Electrorheological Properties

By Mehmet Cabuk

750

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7. Ceramic Materials Based on Clay Minerals in Cultural Heritage Study

By Rodica-Mariana Ion, Radu-Claudiu Fierăscu, Sofia Teodorescu, Irina Fierăscu, Ioana-Raluca Bunghez, Daniela Ţurcanu-Caruţiu and Mihaela-Lucia Ion

1409

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