Diandian Zhao places Third in Student Poster Competition at ACerS Cements 2022

August 08, 2022

Diandian Zhao placed third in the Student Poster Competition at the American Ceramics Society (ACerS) 12th Advances in Cement-Based Materials meeting, which was held at University of California - Irvine by the ACerS Cements Division. Diandian's poster was entitled, "Stabilization of metastable calcium carbonate polymorphs in Portland cement systems," with co-authors Jonah Williams (EAEE), Prof Ah-Hyung (Alissa) Park (EAEE, CHEM), and Prof Shiho Kawashima (CEEM). The work is part of a project funded by NYSERDA that aims to upcycle waste concrete through carbon mineralization. Congrats Diandian Zhao!