1st Edition

Fibre Reinforced Cement and Concrete
Proceedings of the Fourth RILEM International Symposium

Edited By

R.N. Swamy

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ISBN 9780367863531
March 30, 2021 Forthcoming by CRC Press
1376 Pages

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Book Description

This book presents the latest research development on fibre reinforced cementitious materials, especially those related to ageing and durability. The book forms the Proceedings of the International Symposium held at Sheffield in July 1992, the latest in a series of RILEM symposia on this subject, organised by RILEM Technical Committee 102-AFC Ageing and Durability to Fibre Cement Composites.

Table of Contents

Preface. Keynote papers: Fibre reinforced concrete - where do we go from here? - B I G Barr, UK. Performance driven design of fibre reinforced cementitious composites - V C Li, USA. "From forest to factory to fabrication" - R S P Coutts, Australia. Part titles: New fibres, fabrication, early age and strength properties. Engineering properties, dynamic behaviour. Fracture behaviour. Modelling. Structural behaviour. Applications. Ageing and durability. Special fibres, natural fibres. Synthetic fibres and reinforcement. Ferrocement. Author index. Subject index.

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R. N. Swamy was professor emeritus, since 1994. Visiting professor department structural engineering University Calabria.