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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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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: Schools
Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Salford Innovation Research Centre (SIRC)
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 11:19
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2015 00:18
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