publication . Article . 2001

Thermal and Hygric Expansion of High Performance Concrete

J. Toman; R. Černý;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2001 Journal: Acta Polytechnica (issn: 1210-2709, eissn: 1805-2363, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: CTU Central Library
Abstract
The linear thermal expansion coefficient of two types of high performance concrete was measured in the temperature range from 20 °C to 1000 °C, and the linear hygric expansion coefficient was determined in the moisture range from dry material to saturation water content. Comparative methods were applied for measurements of both coefficients. The experimental results show that both the effect of temperature on the values of linear thermal expansion coefficients and the effect of moisture on the values of linear hygric expansion coefficients are very significant and cannot be neglected in practical applications.
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arXiv: Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics
free text keywords: concrete, linear thermal expansion, linear hygric expansion, moisture, temperature, Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General), TA1-2040
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