Advanced Civil Infrastructure Materials

Advanced Civil Infrastructure Materials

Contents
  • Advanced Concrete For Use In Civil Engineering
  • S MINDESS, University Of British Columbia, Canada
  • Introduction
  • What Is Modern Advanced Concrete?
  • Materials
  • Portland Cements
  • Aggregates
  • Chemical Admixtures
  • Mineral Admixtures
  • Modern Advanced Concretes
  • High-Strength Concretes
  • Ultra-High-Strength Concretes
  • Fiber Reinforced Concretes
  • Self-Compacting Concrete
  • High-Durability Concrete
  • Polymer Modified Concretes
  • ‘Green’ Concrete
  • Conclusions
  • Sources Of Further Information
  • References
  • Advanced Steel For Use In Civil Engineering
  • C W ROEDER, University Of Washington, USA, And M Nakashima,
  • Kyoto University, Japan
  • Introduction
  • Issues Of Concern
  • New Developments
  • Advanced Civil Infrastructure Materials
New Materials
  • New Components
  • New Systems
  • Sample Structures
  • Future Trends
  • Sources Of Further Information
  • Acknowledgments
  • References
  • Advanced Cement Composites For Use In Civil Engineering
  • H C WU, Wayne State University, USA
  • Introduction
  • Infrastructure Degradation
  • Material Issues
  • Performance Driven Design With Fiber Reinforcement
  • Composite Behavior
  • Significance Of Performance Driven Design
  • Approach
  • Composite Engineering
  • Matrix Design ( Toughness Control )
  • Unit Weight Design ( Density Control )
  • Workability Design (Rheology Control)
  • Interface Design (Bond Control)
  • Advanced Civil Infrastructure Materials