In today’s market, it is imperative to be knowledgeable and have an edge over the competition. ACI members have it…they are engaged, informed, and stay up to date by taking advantage of benefits that ACI membership provides them.
Read more about membership
Become an ACI Member
Founded in 1904 and headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA, the American Concrete Institute is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development, dissemination, and adoption of its consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.
American Concrete Institute
38800 Country Club Dr.
Farmington Hills, MI
Chat with Us Online Now
Feedback via Email
Home > Publications > International Concrete Abstracts Portal
The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: New Techniques in the Study of Setting and Hardening of Hydraulic Materials
Author(s): J. Calleja
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 525-536
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:This paper attempts to establish basic ideas for research on the setting and hardening of hydraulic materials through use of methods based on the varia-tion of the electrical resistance of a paste during its setting period. This method is superior to classical ones, due to its wider application and provision for more detailed data on the phenomenon. Moreover, it can be applied automatically. Theoretical considerations as well as experimental evidence show that the beginning and end of the setting period are indicated on resistance-time graphs by well defined, points closely linked to points of graphs showing tem-perature changes during setting.
Click here to become an online Journal subscriber