High Performance Concrete

Definition: concrete meeting special combinations of performance and uniformity requirements that cannot always be achieved routinely using conventional constituents and normal mixing, placing, and curing practices.- ACI Concrete Terminology


High-performance concrete (HPC) is concrete that has been designed to be more durable and, if necessary, stronger than conventional concrete. HPC mixtures are composed of essentially the same materials as conventional concrete mixtures, but the proportions are designed, or engineered, to provide the strength and durability needed for the structural and environmental requirements of the project. High-strength concrete is defined as having a specified compressive strength of 8000 psi (55 MPa) or greater. The value of 8000 psi (55 MPa) was selected because it represented a strength level at which special care is required for production and testing of the concrete and at which special structural design requirements may be needed.

JOURNAL Articles ON HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE

A Framework for Determining the Direct Tensile Properties of UHPC

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/30/2022

Deep Learning for Detection and Characterization of Cracking in UHPC

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 11/13/2022

Ecological and Mechanical Performances of UHP-FRCC Containing Fly Ash

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/2/2022

Assessment of Sustainability and Self-Healing Performances of Recycled Ultra-High-Performance Concrete

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/2/2022

Thermal Performance of Concrete Slabs Reinforced with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bars

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 11/1/2022

Shear Strength of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete Beams with Small Shear Span-Depth Ratios

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 11/1/2022

Studies on Portland Slag Cement Made using Blast Furnace and Linz-Donawitz Slag

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 10/18/2022

Effects of Calcium Bromide on the Early Hydration of Portland Cement at Low Temperature (5°C)

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2022

Corrosion Behavior of Corrosion Resistant Steel Reinforcements in Normal-Strength and High-Performance Concrete: Large-Scale Column Tests and Analysis

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2022

Performances of a Concrete Modified with Hydrothermal SiO2 Nanoparticles and Basalt Microfiber

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 9/1/2022

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Practice oriented papers and articles ON HIGH PERFORMANCE CONCRETE

Effects of Masonry Infill Retrofit with FRP Materials on the Seismic Behaviour of RC Frames

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2022

Numerical Evaluation of a New Concrete Sandwich Panel Containing UHPC Wythes, and GFRP Reinforcement and Connectors

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2022

Behaviour of Circular Concrete-Filled FRP Tube Columns under Lateral Impact Loading: Numerical Study

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2022

Ultimate and Fatigue Responses of GFRP-Reinforced, UHPC-Filled, Bridge Deck Joints

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2022

Bond Study of Corrosion-Free Reinforcement Embedded in Eco-Friendly Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 10/1/2022

Influence of Carbonated RCA on the Hardened Properties of Concrete

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/1/2022

Very High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete (VHPFRC) Testing and Finite Element Analysis

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/1/2022

Effect of Calcium Ions on Bio-Based Polymers for Rheology Control

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/1/2022

A Novel Polycarboxylate Superplasticizer Using Polyvinyl Alcohol as Side Chains: Design, Synthesis and Characterization

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/1/2022

Influence of the Hydroxypropylation of Starch on its Performance as Viscosity Modifying Agent

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 7/1/2022

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