World Journal of Applied Physics

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023

  • Geotechnical Study and Determination of the Chemical and Mechanical Characterization of Clay Taken from the Gaoui Pottery Area Stabilised by Gum Arabic

    Abdallah Ban-Nah Mahamat, Ali Abakar, Mahamat Barka, Abraham Tetang Fokone, Abdallah Dadi Mahamat, Salif Gaye

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 13-19
    Received: Jul. 22, 2023
    Accepted: Aug. 11, 2023
    Published: Sep. 14, 2023
    Abstract: Clay has always been used by our ancestors for the manufacture of rudimentary pottery. Nowadays, the use of this material is experiencing a resurgence in the field of construction because of its availability, its abundance and its shaping requiring little energy. Clay materials are abundant, and the current trend is to build with sustainable, envir... Show More