Cement-Based Composites

Cement-Based Composites

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Cement-Based Composites takes a different approach from most other books in the field by viewing concrete as an advanced composite material, and by considering the properties and behaviour of cement-based materials from this stance. It deals particularly, but not exclusively, with newer forms of cement-based materials. This new edition takes a critical approach to the subject as well as presenting up-to-date knowledge. Emphasis is given to non-conventional reinforcement and design methods, problems at the materials' interfaces and to the durability of structures. High strength composites and novel forms of cement-based composites are described in detail. After a basic introduction the book explores the various components of these materials and their properties. It then deals with mechanical properties and considers characteristics under various loading and environmental conditions, and concludes by examining design, optimization and economics with particular emphasis on high-performance concretes. Researchers, graduate students and practising engineers will find this book valuable.YA¼ksel, I., A–zkan, A–., Bilir, T. (2006) a#39;Use of granulated blast-furnace slag in concrete as fine aggregate, a#39; American Concrete Institute Materials Journal, 103(3 ): 203a€“8. ... ACI 221R.-96 (reapproved 2001), Guide for Use of Normal and Heavyweight Aggregates in Concrete. ... ACI 233-95, Ground Granulated Blast- Furnace Slag as a Cementitious Constituent in Concrete. ... ASTM C289-07 Standard Test Method for Potential Alkali Reactivity of Aggregates (Chemical Method).

Title:Cement-Based Composites
Author: Andrzej M. Brandt
Publisher:CRC Press - 2009-01-29

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