Concrete in Hot Environments (Modern Concrete Technology) by I. Soroka

By I. Soroka

This e-book is the 1st to give a unified therapy of the topic. It concentrates at the houses of concrete, the constitution of cement, power, quantity alterations and sturdiness in scorching environments and may be of significant price to scientists and engineers fascinated with sleek concrete expertise either in educational examine in addition to civil and structural engineering initiatives.

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Cement, Tokyo, 1968, The Cement Association of Japan, Tokyo, pp. 411–35. 8. W. , Structure and composition of hydrates. In Proc. Symp. Chem. Cement, Paris, 1980, Editions Septima, Paris, pp. II–2/1–2/13. 9. J. , Structure and physical properties of cement paste. In Proc. Symp. Chem. Cement, Tokyo, The Cement Association of Japan, Tokyo, pp. 1–37. 10. Odler, I. , Pore structure of hydrated calcium silicates. J. Colloid. , 40(2) (1972), 199–205. 11. B. , Structural properties of calcium silicate pastes: II, Effect of curing temperature.

Appl. , 13(2) (1962), 164–71. 6. Odler, I. , Cement hydration in heat treatment. Zement-KalkGips, 55(6) (1966), 276–81 (in German). 7. , Hydration of Portland cement paste at high temperatures under atmospheric pressure. In Proc. Sump. Chem. Cement, Tokyo, 1968, The Cement Association of Japan, Tokyo, pp. 411–35. 8. W. , Structure and composition of hydrates. In Proc. Symp. Chem. Cement, Paris, 1980, Editions Septima, Paris, pp. II–2/1–2/13. 9. J. , Structure and physical properties of cement paste.

Schematic description of the relation between the degree of hydration and time. 26 CONCRETE IN HOT ENVIRONMENTS Fig. 4. Schematic description of structure formation in a cement paste. Nevertheless, for some time, the grains remain separated by a layer of water and the paste retains its plasticity and workability. 2). e. ‘initial set’ is reached. On further hydration, bonds begin to form at the contact points of the hydrating grains, and bring about continuity in the structure of the cement paste.

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