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Review of the durability of concrete structures



Title: Review of the durability of concrete structures
Author(s): J. Wei
Paper category : conference
Book title: International Conference on Advances in Concrete and Structures
Editor(s): Ying-shu Yuan, Surendra P. Shah and Heng-lin Lü
Print-ISBN: 2-912143-41-1
e-ISBN: 2351580176
Publisher: RILEM Publications SARL
Publication year: 2003
Pages: 63 - 74
Total Pages: 12
Nb references: 11
Language: English


Abstract: 
The durability of concrete structures is discussed from the points of view of materials, elements and structures. It is demonstrated that the durability deterioration under the action of non-mechanical factors is a mechanical process in essence, and the durability of concrete materials, elements and structures can be described with mechanical parameters and models. Thus the durability of concrete structures can also be designed and controlled as the strength.


Online publication: 2003-08-10
Publication type : full_text
Public price (Euros): 0.00