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Title: Classification of the Deterioration of Concrete Based on Mechanism
Author(s): Sandor Popovics
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 131-142
Keywords: abrasion; acidity; alkali-aggregate reactions; concretes; concrete durability; cracking (fracturing); deterioration; exposure; freeze-thaw durability; leaching; portland cements; sulfate attack; General
Abstract:Deteriorations that may occur during the service life of a concrete structure are divided into six classes based on the underlying mechanisms. General aspects of concrete deterioration and the description of mechanisms for the six classes as well as subclasses form the major portion of the paper.
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