Concrete: Microstructure, Properties, and Materials by P. Kumar Mehta
English | 1 Dec. 2013 | ISBN: 0071797874 | 704 Pages | MOBI | 61.15 MB
THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE AND CURRENT GUIDE TO THE PROPERTIES, BEHAVIOR, AND TECHNOLOGY OF CONCRETE
This thoroughly updated edition contains new information on:
Recently built construction projects worldwide
Self-consolidating concrete, pervious concrete, internal curing, and other cutting-edge innovations
Modeling of ice formation and alkali-aggregate reaction in concrete
Environmental impact of concrete
Each chapter begins with a preview of the contents and ends with a self-test and a guide for further reading. More than 300 drawings and photographs illustrate the topics discussed in this definitive text on concrete.
Comprehensive coverage includes:
Microstructure of concrete
Proportioning concrete mixtures
Concrete at early age
Progress in concrete technology
Advances in concrete mechanics
Global warming and concrete in the future.