Determining the Temperature History of Concrete Constructions Following Fire Exposure

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Title: Determining the Temperature History of Concrete Constructions Following Fire Exposure

Author(s): T. Z. Harmathy

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 65

Issue: 11

Appears on pages(s): 959-964

Keywords: cement pastes;concretes;dehydration;dilatometry;fires;high temperature; portland cements;research;temperature;thermogravimetry.

Date: 11/1/1968

Abstract:
With the use of thermogravimetry and dilatometry the maximum temperatures attained at various locations in a concrete construction during a fire can be determined, if samples of the concrete can be obtained within 1 or 2 days of the fire.