Corrosion of Reinforcing Bars in Concrete

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Title: Corrosion of Reinforcing Bars in Concrete

Author(s): John D. Mozer, Albert C. Bianchini, and Clyde E. Kesler

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 62

Issue: 8

Appears on pages(s): 909-932

Keywords: corrosion, electrolysis, mechanism, protection, reinforcement, reinforced concrete.

Date: 8/1/1965

Abstract:
Presents information on the nature and mechanics of corrosion of reinforcing bars in concrete. Discusses the factors associated with the concrete and steel which cause corrosion and the preventative methods to inhibit corrosion. The paper has been written primarily for the engineer rather than the scientist.