SP-025: Temperature and Concrete

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Title: SP-025: Temperature and Concrete

Author(s): Editors: Bruce E. Foster, Delmar L. Bloem, Raymond E. Davis, Paul Klieger, and Robert E. Philleo

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 25

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 312

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Date: 1/1/1971

Abstract:

Note: SP-25 is Out of Print. However, the individual papers are available as .pdf downloads. Please click on the following link to view the papers available:

SP25 Beginning with a literature review on the effect of sustained high temperatures, this excellent publication reports new research on the effect of exposures up to 1600 F on compressive strength of concrete; designing prestressed concrete reactor vessels with temperatures applied in the range of 35 to 775 F; information for application to design of mass concrete dams; laboratory and field studies on the effect of temperature differentials on slabs; temperature expansion in continuous span bridges; temperature effect on the curing process; concrete construction in hot climates; water-reducing admixtures effect on temperature rise in mass concrete; and using thermoelectric modules to apply temperature changes to mechanically loaded structural models.