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On the role of moisture in degradation of concrete structures

Nilsson, Lars-Olof LU (2005) 2005 International Congress - Global Construction: Ultimate Concrete Opportunities In Proceedings of the International Conference on Repair and Renovation of Concrete Structures p.15-24
Abstract
Moisture is decisive for a large number of reaction, binding and transport processes in concrete affecting the durability, shrinkage and performance in various environments. Consequently, the role of moisture must be assessed and quantified in a diagnosis of concrete degradation by moisture measurements and a survey of environmental actions. The paper gives an over-view of the role of moisture in various degradation processes and some recommendations on the assessment of moisture in diagnosis of degradation.
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keywords
Degradation processes, Moisture measurements, Transport processes, Concrete degradation
in
Proceedings of the International Conference on Repair and Renovation of Concrete Structures
pages
15 - 24
publisher
Thomas Telford
conference name
2005 International Congress - Global Construction: Ultimate Concrete Opportunities
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  • Scopus:33645282518
ISBN
0727734059
language
English
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yes
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92dcb41d-0ea1-45f5-a317-8d8bc0434a53 (old id 616232)
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2007-11-25 15:39:38
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  abstract     = {Moisture is decisive for a large number of reaction, binding and transport processes in concrete affecting the durability, shrinkage and performance in various environments. Consequently, the role of moisture must be assessed and quantified in a diagnosis of concrete degradation by moisture measurements and a survey of environmental actions. The paper gives an over-view of the role of moisture in various degradation processes and some recommendations on the assessment of moisture in diagnosis of degradation.},
  author       = {Nilsson, Lars-Olof},
  isbn         = {0727734059},
  keyword      = {Degradation processes,Moisture measurements,Transport processes,Concrete degradation},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {15--24},
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  series       = {Proceedings of the International Conference on Repair and Renovation of Concrete Structures},
  title        = {On the role of moisture in degradation of concrete structures},
  year         = {2005},
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