Download PDF by Yail Jimmy Kim: Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

By Yail Jimmy Kim

ISBN-10: 085709694X

ISBN-13: 9780857096944

Advanced composite fabrics for bridge buildings are well-known as a promising substitute to traditional development fabrics akin to metal.

After an introductory review and an overview of the features of bonds among composites and quasi-brittle buildings, Advanced Composites in Bridge building and Repair experiences using complicated composites within the layout and development of bridges, together with harm id and using huge rupture pressure fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites. the second one a part of the booklet provides key functions of FRP composites in bridge building and service, together with using all-composite superstructures for sped up bridge building, engineered cementitious composites for bridge decks, carbon fiber-reinforced polymer composites for cable-stayed bridges and for fix of deteriorated bridge substructures, and at last using FRP composites within the sustainable substitute of ageing bridge superstructures.

Advanced Composites in Bridge building and Repair is a technical consultant for engineering execs requiring an realizing of using composite fabrics in bridge construction.

  • Reviews key purposes of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in bridge building and repair
  • Summarizes key contemporary study within the suitability of complicated composite fabrics for bridge constructions instead to standard development materials

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And Hearn, N. (2001) ‘Repair of corrosion-damaged columns with FRP wraps’, Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 3–11. R. J. (2004) ‘Performance comparison of four fiber-reinforced polymer deck panels’, Journal of Composites for Construction, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 265–274. L. J. (2005) ‘Bridge management and nondestructive evaluation’, Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 3–16. , Walter, C. and Rizkalla, S. (2009) ‘Strengthening of prestressed concrete girders with composites: installation, design and inspection’, Construction and Building Materials, Vol.

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10, No. 5, pp. 525–535. , Bae, H. V. (2010) ‘Hybrid concrete and pultruded-plank slabs for highway and pedestrian bridges’, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 24, pp. 552–558. C. T. (1995) ‘Accelerated test methods to determine the longterm behavior of FRP composite structures: environmental effects’, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol. 14, pp. 559–587. , Di Tommaso, A. and Pascale, G. (2001) ‘Ultrasonic nondestructive assessment of bonding defects in composite structural strengthening’, Composite Structures, Vol.

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