Materials Sciences and Applications

ISSN Print: 2153-117X    ISSN Online: 2153-1188

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Construction and Building Materials


    Building material is any material used for construction purpose such as materials for house building. Wood, cement, aggregates, metals, bricks, concrete, clay are the most common type of building material used in construction. The choice of these are based on their cost effectiveness for building projects. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in the area of Construction and Building Materials.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore Construction and Building Materials. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:



    • Cement, concrete and reinforcement
    • Sustainability of construction materials
    • Biodeterioration of construction materials
    • Concrete technology
    • Properties, modeling and testing of construction materials
    • Nanotechnology in construction materials
    • Construction materials modification
    • Types of construction materials



    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue – Construction and Building Materials should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    October 18th, 2019

    Publication Date

    December 2019


    Guest Editor:


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact Editorial Assistant at

    msa@scirp.org