Creep in Concrete

Definition: time-dependent deformation due to sustained load.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Creep is indicated when strain in a solid increases with time while the stress producing the strain is kept constant. In more practical terms, creep is the increased strain or deformation of a structural element under a constant load. Depending on the construction material, structural design, and service conditions, creep can result in significant displacements in a structure. Severe creep strains can result in serviceability problems, stress redistribution, prestress loss, and even failure of structural elements.

JOURNAL Articles ON CREEP IN CONCRETE

Behavior of Reinforcing Bar to Concrete Bond under High Sustained Load

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 9/13/2022

Long-Term Flexural Behaviour of Cracked Reinforced Concrete Beams with Recycled Aggregate

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2022

Long-Term Behavior of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer- Reinforced Columns under Multi-Axial Loading

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 3/1/2022

How Admixtures Affect Yield Stresses of Cement

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/1/2021

Effects of Gamma-Ray Irradiation on Hardened Cement Mortar

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2021

Time-Dependent Analysis of Precast Segmental Bridges

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 3/31/2021

Influence of Fiber Geometry and Type on Creep Rupture of Cracked Fiber-Reinforced Shotcrete Mixtures

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 3/1/2021

Rational Approach for Computing Long-Term Deflection of Reinforced Concrete

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 3/1/2021

Performance of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bent Bars

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 3/1/2021

Multi-Decade, Multi-Scale Modeling of Aging Basic Creep of Concrete

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/1/2020

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