Title: Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete in Walls
Author(s): Donald W. Pfeifer
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 165-192
Keywords: compressive strength; concrete panels; cracking (fracturing); curing; expansion; expansive cement type K; expansive cement type M; expansive cement type S; expansive cement concretes; flexural strength; lightweight aggregate concretes; mix proportioning
Thirty-two 3 by 8 ft. reinforced concrete walls containing expansive and Type I portland cement were observed for expansion and drying shrinkage and effects of these volume changes on flexural cracking behavior.