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Since then, we've conducted nearly a decade of civil engineering and geoscience research and laboratory experiments to support the work we're doing.

Transformation of abundant magnesium silicate minerals for enhanced CO2 sequestration

Communications Earth and Environment

Constructing Mars: Concrete and energy production from serpentinization products

Earth and Space Science

Use of olivine for the production of MgO-SiO2 binders

Frontiers in Built Environment

Long-term performance of MgO–SiO2 binder

Materials and Structures

Pozzolanic characteristics of silica recovered from olivine

Construction and Building Materials

Spacecrete: The final frontier for concrete construction

Concrete New Zealand Conference 2019

Magnesia-metakaolin regolith mortar for Martian construction

17th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments

Development of a Martian regolith simulant for in-situ resource utilization testing

Acta Astronautica