Shrinkage, Swelling and Creep in Cement

by A. Hrennikoff,


Serial Information: Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 3, Pg. 111-136


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Reference is made to author's previous article, indexed in Engineering index 1958 p 175; active water theory is presented; it attributes phenomena considered to stress condition in film of water surrounding cement grains when cement is moist; theory agrees well with several aspects of cement behavior in course of shrinkage and swelling; it also provides convincing explanation for creep.



Subject Headings: Cement | Shrinkage (material) | Swelling (material) | Creep | Engineering education | Moisture | Wells (water) | Grain (material)

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article

 

Return to search