TITLE

Mechanical properties of reactive powder concrete containing fly ash under different curing regimes

AUTHOR(S)
Dehong Wang; Yanzhong Ju; Wenzhong Zheng
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Issue 597, p320
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mechanical properties of reactive powder concrete (RPC) containing fly ash were investigated under different curing regimes (standard and steam curing) in this study. The experimental results indicate that, flexural strength of RPC increased considerably after steam curing, compared to the standard curing. Steam curing had no significant effect on compressive strength of RPC. Increasing the fly ash content improved the flexural strength of RPC under all curing regimes considerably. The compressive strength reached a maximum (103.8MPa) when the fly to ash and cement ratio is 0.3.
ACCESSION #
99672760

 

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