New PDF release: Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction and Repair

By Yail Jimmy Kim

ISBN-10: 0081013728

ISBN-13: 9780081013724

ISBN-10: 085709694X

ISBN-13: 9780857096944

Advanced composite fabrics for bridge constructions are well-known as a promising substitute to standard development fabrics corresponding to metal.

After an introductory assessment and an overview of the features of bonds among composites and quasi-brittle constructions, Advanced Composites in Bridge development and Repair stories using complex composites within the layout and building of bridges, together with harm identity and using huge rupture pressure fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites. the second one a part of the e-book offers key functions of FRP composites in bridge development and service, together with using all-composite superstructures for speeded up bridge development, 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 getting old bridge superstructures.

Advanced Composites in Bridge development and Repair is a technical advisor for engineering execs requiring an knowing of using composite fabrics in bridge construction.

  • Reviews key functions of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in bridge building and repair
  • Summarizes key fresh examine within the suitability of complicated composite fabrics for bridge constructions as a substitute to standard development materials

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