Materials Science of Concrete (Hardcover)

The Sidney Diamond Symposium

By Menashi Cohen (Editor), Sidney Mindess (Editor), Jan P. Skalny (Editor)

Wiley-American Ceramic Society, 9781574980721, 531pp.

Publication Date: February 28, 1998

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This book is a collection of papers from the symposium honoring Professor Sidney Diamond of the School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, one of the leading scholars in the field of concrete science. The volume contains: Chemical and physical aspects of mechanisms of hydration of cements; development of concrete microstructure and mechanical properties; and various aspect of mechanisms of concrete deterioration, including alkali-silica reaction (ASR), freezing-thawing, and corrosion of reinforcement. Includes Dr. Diamond's paper, "Concrete Porosity Revisited.

About the Author

Menashi Cohen is the author of Materials Science of Concrete: The Sidney Diamond Symposium, Special Volume, published by Wiley.