S22. The science of clays and zeolites: from genesis to sustainable applications

Conveners and Chairpersons: Francesco Cavalcante (CNR), Francesco Izzo (Università di Napoli Federico II), Mariano Mercurio (Università del Sannio), Daniela Pinto (Università di Bari), Claudia Vitone (Politecnico di Bari), Chiara Zanelli (CNR)




Tuesday 3 September 2024 [08.30-10.30]

Aula D


22-1     08.30 - 08.45
[KEYNOTE] Tateo F.* : Clay sediments for health in the special geological area of the Euganean Hills

22-2     08.45 - 09.00
Cavalcante F., Belviso C. & Prosser G.* : Detailed characterization of mixed-layer illite/smectite provide new constraints for the geodynamic reconstruction of the Southern Apennines

22-3     09.00 - 09.15
Bolla A.*, Pinto D., Lenaz D., Del Fabbro M. & Paronuzzi P. : The clays involved in the 1963 Vajont slide: mineralogy, geotechnical characterization and geomechanical implications

22-4     09.15 - 09.30
De Bonis A.*, Arienzo I., Ciarcia S., D’Antonio M., Ottner F., Verde M. & Morra V. : The clays from the Campania sector of southern Apennines (Italy): new mineralogical and geochemical insights to reconstruct their sedimentological and stratigraphic evolution

22-5     09.30 - 09.45
Di Leo P.* : Mechanochemical technologies for decontamination of soils polluted by organic and inorganic xenobiotics based on the use of clay substrates and oxides/hydroxides

22-6     09.45 - 10.00
Conte S.*, Fantini R., Nodari L., Gualtieri A.F., Arletti R., Molinari C., Dondi M. & Zanelli C. : Red clays as alternative raw materials in porcelain stoneware tiles: the effect of iron on the sintering process

22-7     10.00 - 10.15
Javed S.*, Dondi M., Molinari C., Conte S., Arletti R., Fantini R., Gualtieri A., Siligardi C., Miselli P., Bignozzi M.C., Ridolfi G., Spalanzani G. & Zanelli C. : Characterization and valorization of dam sediments: potential use in building materials

22-8     10.15 - 10.30
Clausi M.*, Fernández-Jiménez A. & Pinto D. : A sustainable use of carbonates-rich clays for alkali activated materials manufacturing

Tuesday 3 September 2024 [11.00-13.00]

Aula D


22-9     11.00 - 11.15
[KEYNOTE] Borsatto F.* & Jabbour C. : Analysis of practices with the potential to create sustainable value for the natural zeolite sector

22-10     11.15 - 11.30
Montesano G.*, Rispoli C., Petrosino P. & Cappelletti P. : Secondary and authigenic phase formation in the 50-year-old tuff from Surtsey (Iceland)

22-11     11.30 - 11.45
Battiston T., Comboni D.*, Lotti P. & Gatta G.D. : Exploring pressure-induced crystal structure and fluid interactions in ABC-6 zeolite group

22-12     11.45 - 12.00
Molinari C., Graziano S.F., Guarini G., Conte S., Dondi M., Cappelletti P. & Zanelli C.* : Suitability of zeolitized tuff use in porcelain stoneware tiles production

22-13     12.00 - 12.15
de Azevedo B.*, Panattoni F., Tardani M. & Masini C. : Innovative modified natural zeolites: effective strategies for hexavalent chromium removal from polluted waters

22-14     12.15 - 12.30
Langella A., Bellino A., De Feo G., De Nicola F., De Sanctis M., Izzo F., Luciani E., Mercurio M., Napoletano M.*, Oppido S., Picariello E., Romano C., Trasacco F. & Baldantoni D. : Enhancement of Microbial and plant Biodiversity by Restoration of degraded soils in Mediterranean Areas through marine Compost and zeolites Exploitation (EMBRACE project)

22-15     12.30 - 12.45
Balzan S.*, Botezatu C., Faccini B., Ferretti G., Galamini G., Mattioli L., Tassoni G. & Coltorti M. : A comprehensive study of ammonium removal from livestock effluents using zeolites in various operational scenarios

22-16     12.45 - 13.00
Daković A.*, Marković M., Ožegović M., Smiljanić D., Obradović M., Kozarski M. & Krajišnik D. : Enhanced adsorption of mycotoxin zearalenone by clay-chitosan-surfactant composite


Tuesday 3 September 2024

Poster Area

22-17     Booth 84
Annibali Corona M.*, Calcaterra D., Cappelletti P., Izzo F., Langella A., Mercurio M. & Guerriero L. : Mineralogical analysis of clayey earthflow materials and implications for assessing susceptibility to solid-to-fluid transition

22-18     Booth 85
Belviso C.*, Abdolrahimi M., Lettino A., Cavalcante F. & Peddis D. : Magnetic properties of bauxites and pre-fused hydrothermal product (zeolite)

22-19     Booth 86
Boscia S.*, Grifa C., Germinario C., Mercurio M., Langella A., Izzo F., Pauciulo A., Gliubizzi R. & Pappalardo D. : Mineralogical characterization and alkaline activation of commercial metakaolins: potential applications

22-20     Booth 87
Cavalcante F., Belviso C., Lettino A., Lando I.G. & Prosser G.* : Relationships between mineralogical and microstructural features in low-T metapelites from the Pollino area

22-21     Booth 88
De Gregorio E., Ferone C., Izzo F., Langella A., Mercurio M., Migliaccio C.*, Occhicone A., Roviello G. & Tarallo O. : Alkaline and acid red mud-metakaolin based geopolymers: mineralogical and morphological characterization

22-22     Booth 89
Girardi G.*, Clausi M., Petti R., Vitone C. & Pinto D. : Characterization and pre-treatment of low grade-clays for the preliminary evaluation of their suitability as precursor for alkali-activated binders

22-23     Booth 90
Krajišnik D.*, Uskoković-Marković S., Pantić M., Lazić V., Daković A. & Marković M. : Chitosan-clay composite films: investigation of functional and antibacterial properties for potential biomedical application

22-24     Booth 91
Medini M., Clausi M., Cofano V.*, El Chami D. & Pinto D. : Tailored porous geopolymers for efficient ammonium adsorption: towards sustainable agricultural nutrient recovery 

22-25     Booth 92
Pinto D.*, Lenaz D., Paronuzzi P. & Bolla A. : Application of Rietveld refinement for quantitive phase analysis of clays containing illite-smectite mixed-layer structures: the case study of Vajont bentonites

22-26     Booth 93
Salamè E., Cinelli C., Tonutti P., Brizzolara S., Panattoni F., Tardani M., Freitas Pio de Azevedo B.* & Masini C. : Ethylene capture using natural and altered zeolites during the storage period of kiwifruits

22-27     Booth 94
Tsitsishvili V.*, Panayotova M., Mirdzveli N. & Bish D. : Thermal stability of some natural zeolites from Georgia, Kazakhstan, and Armenia