Concrete: Microstructure, Properties, and Materials by P. Kumar Mehta,Paulo J. M. Monteiro

By P. Kumar Mehta,Paulo J. M. Monteiro

THE so much complete AND present advisor TO THE homes, habit, AND expertise OF CONCRETE

This completely up to date version includes new details on:

  • Recently equipped development initiatives worldwide
  • Shrinkage-reducing admixtures
  • Self-consolidating concrete, pervious concrete, inner curing, and different state of the art innovations
  • Modeling of ice formation and alkali-aggregate response in concrete
  • Environmental impression of concrete

Each bankruptcy starts off with a preview of the contents and ends with a self-test and a consultant for extra studying. greater than three hundred drawings and images illustrate the themes mentioned during this definitive textual content on concrete.

Comprehensive insurance includes:

  • Microstructure of concrete
  • Strength
  • Dimensional stability
  • Durability
  • Hydraulic cements
  • Aggregates
  • Admixtures
  • Proportioning concrete mixtures
  • Concrete at early age
  • Nondestructive methods
  • Progress in concrete technology
  • Advances in concrete mechanics
  • Global warming and urban within the future

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