Developments in Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Civil Engineering

Written By Nasim Uddin
Developments in Fiber Reinforced Polymer  FRP  Composites for Civil Engineering
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 May 2013
  • ISBN : 0857098950
  • Pages : 558 pages
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Download or read book entitled Developments in Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Civil Engineering by author: Nasim Uddin which was release on 15 May 2013 and published by Elsevier with total page 558 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The use of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials has had a dramatic impact on civil engineering techniques over the past three decades. FRPs are an ideal material for structural applications where high strength-to-weight and stiffness-to-weight ratios are required. Developments in fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites for civil engineering outlines the latest developments in fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites and their applications in civil engineering. Part one outlines the general developments of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) use, reviewing recent advancements in the design and processing techniques of composite materials. Part two outlines particular types of fiber-reinforced polymers and covers their use in a wide range of civil engineering and structural applications, including their use in disaster-resistant buildings, strengthening steel structures and bridge superstructures. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Developments in fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites for civil engineering is an essential text for researchers and engineers in the field of civil engineering and industries such as bridge and building construction. Outlines the latest developments in fiber-reinforced polymer composites and their applications in civil engineering Reviews recent advancements in the design and processing techniques of composite materials Covers the use of particular types of fiber-reinforced polymers in a wide range of civil engineering and structural applications

Developments in Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Civil Engineering

Developments in Fiber Reinforced Polymer  FRP  Composites for Civil Engineering
  • Author : Nasim Uddin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : The use of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials has had a dramatic impact on civil engineering techniques over the past three decades. FRPs are an ideal material for structural applications where high strength-to-weight and stiffness-to-weight ratios are required. Developments in fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites for civil engineering outlines the latest ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : M. Dawood
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : This chapter summarizes the recent advances in the use of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) materials for repair, rehabilitation, and strengthening of steel structures. Conventional methods of strengthening and repairing steel structures are presented. The advantages and limitations of using FRP materials are summarized. Topics presented include strengthening of flexural members, strengthening ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : N. Uddin,M.A. Mousa,U. Vaidya,F.H. Fouad
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : This chapter discusses design for fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP)/autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) sandwich panels for structural applications. The chapter first presents the finite element analysis (FE) of FRP/AAC panels. The FE results are compared with the experimental results showing acceptable agreement. Next, analytical models are presented to predict the ...

Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Infrastructure Applications

Fiber Reinforced Polymer  FRP  Composites for Infrastructure Applications
  • Author : Ravi Jain,Luke Lee
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-01-02
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : This book examines current issues of fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composites in civil infrastructure. The contents of this book are divided into two parts. The first part engages topics related to durability and service life of FRP composites and how they contribute to sustainability. The second part highlights implementation and ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : O. Gunes
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials have been increasingly used in civil engineering applications in the past two decades. Their wide ranging use, however, is still not realized due to a few fundamental issues including high material costs, relatively short history of applications and the gaps in the development of established ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : R. Liang,G. Hota
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : This chapter presents dozens of select environmental engineering applications of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials with emphasis on their environmental benefits, followed by discussions on durability of composites. Significance of design codes and specifications in promoting and advancing the applications of FRP composites is addressed. With ever increasing attention toward ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : S. Moy
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : This chapter deals with the uses of advanced composite materials in the construction industry. After considering the advantages of using composites and methods of fabrication, it outlines the surprisingly wide range of applications of composites. Examples are given from around the world of components and complete buildings and bridges, railway ...

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer FRP composites for civil engineering

Developments in fiber reinforced polymer  FRP  composites for civil engineering
  • Author : Y. Gowayed
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-05-15
  • Total pages : 558
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : In fiber reinforced plastics (FRP), as a special type of polymer matrix composite, fibers provide the stiffness and strength while the surrounding plastic matrix transfers the stress between fibers and protects them. In this chapter, the role of fibers in FRP is delineated, their types and properties are discussed and ...

Fiber Reinforced Plastic FRP Reinforcement for Concrete Structures

Fiber Reinforced Plastic  FRP  Reinforcement for Concrete Structures
  • Author : David A Hensher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • Total pages : 459
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : The use of fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) composites for prestressed and non-prestressed concrete reinforcement has developed into a technology with serious and substantial claims for the advancement of construction materials and methods. Research and development is now occurring worldwide. The 20 papers in this volume make a further contribution in advancing ...

3D Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites

3D Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites
  • Author : L. Tong,A.P. Mouritz,M. Bannister
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2002-11-20
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites are used in almost every type of advanced engineering structure, with their usage ranging from aircraft, helicopters and spacecraft through to boats, ships and offshore platforms and to automobiles, sports goods, chemical processing equipment and civil infrastructure such as bridges and buildlings. The usage of ...

Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Construction

Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer  FRP  Composites for Construction
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 706
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Read online Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Construction written by , published by which was released on 1998. Download full Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer FRP Composites for Construction Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

High Performance Textiles and Their Applications

High Performance Textiles and Their Applications
  • Author : C. Lawrence
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-08-21
  • Total pages : 460
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : High performance textiles represent one of the most dynamic sectors of the international textile and clothing industry. With contributions from leading experts in the field, this book provides an important overview of key developments in the field. Chapters cover the use of high performance textiles in such areas as protective ...

Service Life Estimation and Extension of Civil Engineering Structures

Service Life Estimation and Extension of Civil Engineering Structures
  • Author : Vistasp M. Karbhari,L S Lee
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-12-20
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Service life estimation is an area of growing importance in civil engineering both for determining the remaining service life of civil engineering structures and for designing new structural systems with well-defined periods of functionality. Service life estimation and extension of civil engineering structures provides valuable information on the development and ...

The International Handbook of FRP Composites in Civil Engineering

The International Handbook of FRP Composites in Civil Engineering
  • Author : Manoochehr Zoghi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-26
  • Total pages : 706
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites have become an integral part of the construction industry because of their versatility, enhanced durability and resistance to fatigue and corrosion, high strength-to-weight ratio, accelerated construction, and lower maintenance and life-cycle costs. Advanced FRP composite materials are also emerging for a wide range of civil infrastructure ...

Fibre Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures

Fibre Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures
  • Author : Kiang Hwee Tan
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 1528
  • ISBN : 0857098950
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Summary : Fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) reinforcement has been used in construction as either internal or external reinforcement for concrete structures in the past decade. This book provides the latest research findings related to the development, design and application of FRP reinforcement in new construction and rehabilitation works. The topics include FRP properties ...