References relevant to tricalcium silicate (C3S), monoclinic and triclinic alite
F. Sorrentino (2008) Upscaling the synthesis of tricalcium silicate and alite Cement Wapno Beton , vol  XIII/LXXV, N°4,  pp177- 183.
F. Sorrentino (2008) Manufacture of tricalcium silicate (C3S) and alite by a modified  Pechini process Cemento  Hormigon,  August , N° 917.
D. Damidot, K. Velez, F. Sorrentino.(2003) Characterization of interstitial zone of  high performance concrete by nanoindentation technique 11th  International congress on the chemistry of cement,  Durban, vol 1, pp 314-323.

References relevant to alumina and Calcium aluminate
F. Sorrentino, A. Capmas, F. Sorrentino. (1991). "Hydration of amorphous and crystallised compounds based on monocalcium aluminate "34th International colloquium on refractories,  Aix la chapelle, pp 267-271.
D. Sorrentino, M. George, F. Sorrentino (1986) "The setting and hardening characteristics of calcium aluminate cements: studies of the system C12A7/C3A, C12A7/CA 8th International Congress on the Chemistry of cement Rio de Janeiro (Brésil)vol 4,  pp334-338.

References relevant to calcium aluminate and silicates
K. Velez, S. Maximilien, D. Damidot, G. Fantozzi. F. Sorrentino (2003) Détermination par nano indentation of pure clinker constituant Cement Concrete Research  31,  pp 555-561.
F. Ayed., F. Sorrentino. R. Castanet  (1994) "Détermination par calorimètrie de dissolution des enthalpies de formation de quelques silicates, aluminates et alumino silicates de calcium"  Journal of thermal analysis , 41, pp 755-766

Publications relevant to fast setting cements
F. Sorrentino,.D. Damidot., M. Murat  (1996)  Fast setting cement: mechanism of hydration. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis(USA), pp 14-17.
B. Cottin, S. Marcdargent, F Sorrentino.(1982) "Fast setting cement mechanism of hydration " American ceramic Society, Cincinnati (USA).

Publications relevant  to the influence of minor elements
M. Murat,  F. Sorrentino. (1996)" Effect of large additions of Cd, Pb, Cr, Zn to cement raw meal on the composition and the properties of the clinker and the cement" Cement and Concrete Research ,  26, pp 377-385. D.Sorrentino, F.Sorrentino.(1992)Electrochemical behavior of Portland cement and gypsum" 9th International congress on the chemistry of cement, New Delhi,  vol 4, pp188-194.