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High Performance Concrete Technology and Applications

Edited by Salih Yilmaz

Earthquake Engineering Association of Turkey


Hayri Baytan Ozmen

Usak University

Concrete is widely used because of its versatility, affordability, and availability of raw materials, strength, and durability. Urban development that took place through the world in the last few decades yielded significant developments for concrete technology. The term high-performance concrete (HPC) is relatively new, and it refers to many properties such as strength, durability, sound and heat insulation, waterproofing, and side advantages such as air purification, self-cleaning, etc. Researchers and engineers are constantly working for improving concrete properties. This book provides the state of the art on recent progress in the high-performance concrete applications written by researchers and experts of the field. The book should be useful to graduate students, researchers, and practicing engineers in related fields.

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High Performance Concrete Technology and ApplicationsEdited by Salih Yilmaz

Published: October 5th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61562

ISBN: 978-953-51-2651-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2650-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5786-1

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

23625 Total Chapter Downloads

19 Crossref Citations

25 Web of Science Citations

38 Dimensions Citations


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1. Microstructure of Concrete

By Ameer A. Hilal


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2. Spalling Prevention of High Performance Concrete at High Temperatures

By Hyoung-Seok So


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3. Fracture Theory Under Freeze-Thaw Cycles and Freeze-Thaw Resistance of Alkali-Slag Concrete

By Qixuan Li


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4. High-Performance Concrete and Fiber-Reinforced High- Performance Concrete under Fatigue Efforts

By Miguel A. Vicente, Jesús Mínguez, José A. Martínez and Dorys C. González


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5. Elevated Temperature Performance of Multiple-Blended Binder Concretes

By Haider M. Owaid, Roszilah Hamid and Mohd Raihan Taha


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6. Energy-Efficient Technologies in Cement Grinding

By Ömürden Genç


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7. Concretes with Photocatalytic Activity

By Magdalena Janus and Kamila Zając


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8. High-Performance Alkali-Activated Cement Concretes for Marine Engineering Applications

By Pavel V. Krivenko, Hai Lin Cao, Lu Qian Weng and Oleg N. Petropavlovskii


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9. Application of Polypropylene Fibrillated Fibres for Reinforcement of Concrete and Cement Mortars

By Jan Broda


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