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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: Dimensional Changes of Hydrated Portland Cement Mortar Due to Slow Cooling and Warming
Author(s): James J. Beaudoin and Cameron MacInnis
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 67-78
Keywords: cement pastes; curing; fine aggregates; freeze-thaw durability; hydration; hysteresis; mix proportioning; mortars (material); strains; temperature; thermal expansion; time; volume change; water-cement ratio
Abstract:A study is reported of the strain-temperature behaviour (at various ages) of hardened portlant cement mortar when subjected to a slow cycle of cooling and warming over the range of 70 to 0 F.
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