The Maturity approach for predicting different properties of high-performance concrete

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Conference7th International Symposium on Utilization of High-Strength/High-Performance Concrete: 20 June 2005, Washington, D.C.
Pages135154; # of pages: 20
Subjectmaturity, activation energy, temperature function, high-performance concrete, compressive strength, tensile strength, modulus of elasticity, level of hydration; High performance / High strength concrete
AbstractThe prediction of concrete properties using computer modeling is becoming widely used, and many models utilize the concept of maturity. The original maturity concept was developed empirically from the study of the temperature effect on the compressive strength of normal-strength concrete. The use of the maturity concept for estimating the development of properties other than compressive strength has not yetbeen sufficiently validated with experimental data, especially for high-performance concrete.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number46293
NPARC number20377333
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