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Supplementary cementing materials for high performance concrete

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dc.contributor.author Safiuddin, Md.
dc.contributor.author Zain, M.F.M.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-10-19T07:50:03Z
dc.date.available 2010-10-19T07:50:03Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10361/571
dc.description.abstract Supplementary cementing material is an important component of high performance concrete. In particular, the incorporation of supplementary cementing material is essential when the high strength and durability become the most desired properties of high performance concrete. The aim of this paper is to present several well known supplementary cementing materials such as silica fume, fly ash, ground granulated blast-furnace slag, rice husk ash and high reactivity metakaolin, which have been used extensively in the production of high performance concrete. This paper points at the sources, and briefly illustrates the physical properties and chemical composition of the aforementioned supplementary cementing materials. This paper also shows the major effects of the abovementioned supplementary cementing materials on fresh and hardened properties, and durability of high performance concretes. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher BRAC University en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries BRAC University Journal, BRAC University;Vol.3. No. 2 pp.47-57
dc.subject Chemical composition en_US
dc.subject Durability en_US
dc.subject Fresh and hardened properties en_US
dc.subject High performance concrete en_US
dc.subject Supplementary cementing materials en_US
dc.title Supplementary cementing materials for high performance concrete en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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