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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: Polymer Impregnated Concrete As a Composite Material
Author(s): A. Auskern and W. Horn
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 223-246
Keywords: aggregates; bonding; cements; compressive strength; concretes; cracking (fracturing); density (mass/volume); failure mechanisms; hardened paste structure; impregnating; modulus of elasticity; mortars (material); polymer concrete
Abstract:The incorportation of a relatively small volume of a rigid polymer in the pore structure of concrete results in a significant increase in the elastic and mechnical properties of the material.
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