Hydration Characteristics and Properties of Shrinkage-Compensating Cements

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Title: Hydration Characteristics and Properties of Shrinkage-Compensating Cements

Author(s): P.K. Mehta, George Lesnikoff

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 38

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 89-106

Keywords: chemical analysis; expansive cement type K; expansive cement type M; expansive cement type S; expansive cements; hydration reaction rates; shrinkage-compensating cements; sulfate resistance; tests; x-ray diffraction

Date: 1/1/1973

Abstract:
In this investigation commercially available samples of shrinkage-compensating cements, Type K, Type M, and Type S, were examined with regards to hydration reactions, and their influence on the physical properties.