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Young Researchers' Forum

Professor Ravindra K Dhir, Dr Judith Halliday, Mrs Erika Csetenyi


Price: £ 98.00

ISBN: 9780727734105
Format: Hardbound
Publish Date: 28/07/2005
Publisher: Thomas Telford Ltd
Page Size: 234x156mm
Number of Pages: 250

Young Researchers' Forum

Description

Concrete is at something of a crossroads: there are many opportunities and some threats.  For those opportunities to change into beneficial practice, engineers, material scientists, architects manufacturers and suppliers must focus on the changes that are required to champion concrete and maintain its dominance within the global construction industry.

The Concrete Technology Unit (CTU) of the University of Dundee organised this Congress to address these changes, under the theme Global Construction: Ultimate Concrete Opportunities 5-7 July 2005.

Contents

    Preface 
    Introduction 
    Organising Committee 
    Scientific and Technical Committee
    Collaborating Institutions
    Sponsoring Organisations With Exhibitions
    Exhibiting Organisations
    Supporting Institutions

    Opening Paper
    • Opportunities for Concrete Research and Researchers 

    • Chemical Characterisation and Use of Kiln Dusts Obtained in Turkish Cement Plants 

    • Chloride Binding Isotherms in Concrete: The Effect of Aggregates and Admixtures

    • Material Strength Models of High Strength Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete

    • Waste Materials and their Utilisation as Replacement of Filler During Production of Building Materials

    • Bond Strength in Self-Consolidating Concrete 

    • Quantification of Temperature Rise During Hot Weather Concreting 

    • Innovative Test Method for Measuring the Permeability of Concrete 

    • Determining Material Parameters Concerning the Design of Concrete Pavements 

    • Mechanical Performance of Self Consolidating Concrete at Early Age

    • Durability of Coating System to Protect Engineering Structures 

    • Self Compacting Light Concrete with Liapor Aggregates 

    • Flowable fill With Mineral Admixtures: an Alternative of Camisea Project in Peru 

    • Utilisation of Industrial Waste as Complete Replacement of Aggregate in Reinforced Concrete Prefabricated Elements 

    • Silica Fume as a Promising Energy and Resource-Conserving Material for Construction 

    • Utilization of Alternative De-Icing Operations on European Highway Bridges

    • Viability of Alternative De-Icing Operations on European Highway Bridges

    • Re-Use of GRP Industrial Waste in Cementitious Products

    • Development and Application of Fibre-Reinforced Self-Compacting Concrete

    • Non-Destructive Evaluation of the Hydration of Cement-Based Materials Using an Improved Ultrasonic Wave Reflection Technique 

    • Punching Shear of Slab-Column Connection in Flat Plate Construction

    • Evaluating the Chloride Diffusion of Concrete by Measuring Electrical Resistivity

    • Ultrasonic Determination of the Load History of Concrete Structures

    • Influence of Aggregate Mineralogy on the Geochemical Properties of the Concrete Interfacial Zone

    • Concrete Reinforced with Coal Pitch Derived Carbon Fibres

    • Study on Drying Shrinkage of Blended Cement Concretes

    Index of Authors
    Subject Index

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