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Fiber Reinforced Polymers

The Technology Applied for Concrete Repair

Edited by Martin Masuelli

Universidad Nacional de San Luis

Fiber Reinforced Polymers are by no means new to this world. It is only because of our fascination with petrochemical and non-petrochemical products that these wonderful materials exist. In fact, the polymers can be considered and used in the construction and construction repair. The petrochemical polymers are of low cost and are used more that natural materials. The Fiber Reinforced Polymers research is currently increasing and entails a quickly expanding field due to the vast range of both traditional and special applications in accordance to their characteristics and properties. Fiber Reinforced Polymers are related to the improvement of environmental parameters, consist of important areas of research demonstrating high potential and particularly great interest, as civil construction and concrete repair.

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Fiber Reinforced PolymersThe Technology Applied for Concrete RepairEdited by Martin Masuelli

Published: January 23rd 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3162

ISBN: 978-953-51-0938-9

Copyright year: 2013

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53871 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

41 Dimensions Citations

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1. Introduction of Fibre-Reinforced Polymers − Polymers and Composites: Concepts, Properties and Processes

By Martin Alberto Masuelli

22859

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2. Natural Fibre Bio-Composites Incorporating Poly(Lactic Acid)

By Eustathios Petinakis, Long Yu, George Simon and Katherine Dean

5412

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3. The Use of Fiber Reinforced Plastic for The Repair and Strengthening of Existing Reinforced Concrete Structural Elements Damaged by Earthquakes

By George C. Manos and Kostas V. Katakalos

1990

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4. Applying Post-Tensioning Technique to Improve the Performance of FRP Post-Strengthening

By Mônica Regina Garcez, Leila Cristina Meneghetti and Luiz Carlos Pinto da Silva Filho

2094

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5. Hybrid FRP Sheet – PP Fiber Rope Strengthening of Concrete Members

By Theodoros C. Rousakis

1790

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6. Circular and Square Concrete Columns Externally Confined by CFRP Composite: Experimental Investigation and Effective Strength Models

By Riad Benzaid and Habib-Abdelhak Mesbah

18123

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7. Analysis of Nonlinear Composite Members Including Bond-Slip

By Manal K. Zaki

1603

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