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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: Elastic and Inelastic Behavior of Hardened Mortar in Torsion
Author(s): Ori lshai
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 65-94
Abstract:The influence of amount of torque, duration of loading, age on loading, humidity conditions, and sand content on various deformation components was studied. A theory, formulated on the reversible and nonreversible time-processes taking place in the mortar, is presented that attributes shrinkage, swelling, and creep and its recovery to water migration within the cement gel.
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