Materiales de Construcción

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DOI: 10.3989/mc

Journal founded in 1949 at the Technical Institute for Construction and Cement under the heading Últimos avances en materiales de construcción. Boletín de circulación limitada (ISSN 1698-9333). In 1958 was renamed as Materiales de Construcción. Ultimos avances (ISSN 0465-2746) and published with its actual name from 1974.

Materiales de Construcción is a quarterly, scientific Journal published in English, intended for researchers, plant technicians and other professionals engaged in the area of Construction, Materials Science and Technology. Scientific articles focus mainly on:
- Physics and chemistry of the formation of cement and other binders.
- Cement and concrete. Components (aggregate, admixtures, additions and similar). Behaviour and properties.
- Durability and corrosion of other construction materials.
- Restoration and conservation of the materials in heritage monuments.
- Weathering and the deterioration of construction materials.
- Use of industrial waste and by-products in construction.
- Manufacture and properties of other construction materials, such as: gypsum/plaster, lime, composite materials, polymers, recycled materials, stone, brick and tile, glass, wood and so forth.
Materiales de Construcción is covered by Web of Science: Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI) since 2007; SCOPUS, CWTS Leiden Ranking (Journal indicators), REDIB, DOAJ and other relevant national and international databases.

Impact Factor 2019 (2 years): 1.456
Impact Factor 2019 (5 years): 1.872
Rank: 39/63 (Q3, Construction and Building Technology)
Rank: 246/314 (Q4, Materials Science, Multidisciplinary)
Source: Clarivate Analytics©, Journal Citation Reports®

Eigenfactor / Percentile 2019: 0.00070
Article influence/ Percentile 2019: 0.325
Eigenfactor Category: Material Engineering
Source: University of Washington©, EigenFACTOR®

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Prof. Francisca Puertas, Honorary Editor-in-Chief of Materiales de Construcción.

The journal’s new EiC, its Editorial Board, the IETcc Director, Editorial CSIC and the CSIC Publications Commission decided to acknowledge Prof. Francisca Puertas’s outstanding performance during her 20-plus years at the helm of the journal.  
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