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A physico-chemical model of the water vapour sorption isotherm of hardened cementitious materials

Wang, Yu, Wang, X, Scholz, MS and Ross, DK 2012, 'A physico-chemical model of the water vapour sorption isotherm of hardened cementitious materials' , Construction and Building Materials, 35 , pp. 941-946.

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    Abstract

    This paper reports on the recent development of a physico-chemical model for the water retention characteristic of porous media and its application to the prediction of water vapour sorption isotherm of cementitious materials. This research aims to develop a convenient method for analysis of pore size. The model is used to predict the water vapour isotherm, which is compared with those using a traditional model.

    Item Type: Article
    Themes: Built and Human Environment
    Schools: Colleges and Schools
    Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Civil Engineering Research Centre
    Journal or Publication Title: Construction and Building Materials
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Refereed: Yes
    ISSN: 0950-0618
    Depositing User: Prof D. Keith Ross
    Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2012 12:19
    Last Modified: 19 Aug 2014 10:39
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    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/23064

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