Geomaterials Under the Microscope

Written By Jeremy Ingham
Geomaterials Under the Microscope
  • Publsiher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 December 2010
  • ISBN : 184076600X
  • Pages : 192 pages
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Download or read book entitled Geomaterials Under the Microscope by author: Jeremy Ingham which was release on 15 December 2010 and published by CRC Press with total page 192 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The first comprehensive guide to the petrography of geomaterials, making the petrographers specialist knowledge available to practitioners, educators and students worldwide interested in modern and historic construction materials.

Geomaterials Under the Microscope

Geomaterials Under the Microscope
  • Author : Jeremy Ingham
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-15
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : The first comprehensive guide to the petrography of geomaterials, making the petrographers specialist knowledge available to practitioners, educators and students worldwide interested in modern and historic construction materials....

Geomaterials Under the Microscope

Geomaterials Under the Microscope
  • Author : Jeremy P. Ingham
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Geomaterials, or geologically derived materials, are of enormous economic importance to the global construction industry. If you are a geologist or petrographer who provides consultation to architects, civil engineers, and construction engineers, you must have the knowledge and expertise of the features and applications of geomaterials to provide accurate and ...

Geomaterials Under the Microscope

Geomaterials Under the Microscope
  • Author : Jeremy P. Ingham
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Geomaterials are of enormous economic importance to the global construction industry. This is the first comprehensive guide to the petrography of geomaterials, making the petrographer's specialist knowledge available to practitioners, educators and students worldwide. The book provides some 350 superb quality colour photomicrographs of geomaterials plus concise explanations of their petrographic ...

Xray CT for Geomaterials

Xray CT for Geomaterials
  • Author : Jun Otani,Yuzo Obara
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2004-10-06
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : X-ray Computed Tomography (CT) scanning has been widely used for medical diagnosis. This technique is now attracting increasing interest as a tool in non-destructive testing in engineering. This book reports the early results of research into this application, with particular reference to deformation and failure of geomaterials. Presenting papers of ...

Concrete Petrography

Concrete Petrography
  • Author : Alan B. Poole,Ian Sims
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-19
  • Total pages : 816
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : This classic reference has established the value of petrography as a powerful method for the investigation of concrete as a material. It provides an authoritative and well-illustrated review of concrete composition and textures, including the causes of defects, deterioration, and failure that can be identified using a petrological microscope. This ...

Historic Mortars

Historic Mortars
  • Author : John J. Hughes,Jan Válek,Caspar J. W. P. Groot
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-07
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : This book presents a state of the art in mortar characterisation, experimentation with and applications of new mortars for conservation and repair of historic buildings. This volume includes the following topics: characterisation of historic mortars (methods, interpretation, application of results), development of new materials for conservation (compatibility, durability, mix designs), ...

Geomaterials in Cultural Heritage

Geomaterials in Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Marino Maggetti,Bruno Messiga
  • Publisher : Geological Society of London
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 351
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Papers from a session of the 32nd International Geological Congress....

Archaeological Soil and Sediment Micromorphology

Archaeological Soil and Sediment Micromorphology
  • Author : Cristiano Nicosia,Georges Stoops
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-08-10
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Archaeological Soil and Sediment Micromorphology goes beyond a mere review of current literature and features the most up to date contributions from numerous scientists working in the field. The book represents a groundbreaking and comprehensive resource covering the plethora of applications of micromorphology in archaeology. Archaeological Soil and Sediment Micromorphology ...

Constitutive Modeling of Geomaterials

Constitutive Modeling of Geomaterials
  • Author : Qiang Yang,Jian-Min Zhang,Hong Zheng,Yangping Yao
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-22
  • Total pages : 813
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : The Second International Symposium on Constitutive Modeling of Geomaterials: Advances and New Applications (IS-Model 2012), is to be held in Beijing, China, during October 15-16, 2012. The symposium is organized by Tsinghua University, the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG), the Committee of Numerical and Physical Modeling of ...

Applied Mineralogy of Cement Concrete

Applied Mineralogy of Cement   Concrete
  • Author : Maarten A.T.M. Broekmans,Herbert Pöllmann
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Volume 74 of Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry contains a selection of papers on the applied mineralogy of cement and concrete, by far the most popular modern building material by volume, with an annual production exceeding 9 billion cubic meters, and steadily growing. Not even all 'concrete' topics can be covered by ...

New Trends in Recycled Aggregate Concrete

New Trends in Recycled Aggregate Concrete
  • Author : Jorge de Brito,Chi Sun Poon,Baojian Zhan
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-07-15
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : This book is the result of a Special Issue published in Applied Sciences, entitled “New Trends in Recycled Aggregate Concrete". It identifies emerging research areas within the field of recycled aggregate concrete and contributes to the increased use of this eco-efficient material. Its contents are organised in the following sections: ...

Salt Deterioration of Historic Mortars in Tropical Climate Analysis and Characterisation

Salt Deterioration of Historic Mortars in Tropical Climate  Analysis and Characterisation
  • Author : Isabela Wilfred Mtani
  • Publisher : kassel university press GmbH
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : The contribution of this study to the general body of knowledge is in providing an understanding of the thermodynamic behaviour of soluble salt mixtures in historic buildings located in the tropical marine zone of Tanzania. This tropical zone is found in the eastern part of the country along the Indian ...

Advances in Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials

Advances in Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials
  • Author : Stéphane Bonelli,Cristian Dascalu,François Nicot
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-08-03
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : This book presents contributions to the 9th International Workshop on Bifurcation and Degradation in Geomaterials held in Porquerolles, France, May 23-26, 2011. This series of conferences, started in the early 1980s, is dedicated to the research on degradation and instability phenomena in geomaterials. The volume gathers a series of manuscripts by ...

Global Heritage Stone

Global Heritage Stone
  • Author : J.T. Hannibal,N.R. Shaffer,B.J. Cooper,B. Schouenborg,S. Kramar
  • Publisher : Geological Society of London
  • Release Date : 2020-11-18
  • Total pages : 354
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Heritage stones are building and ornamental stones that have special significance in human culture. The papers in this volume discuss a wide variety of such materials, including stones from Europe, Asia, North and South America, Africa and Australia. Igneous (basalt, porphyry, granite), sedimentary (sandstone, limestone) and metamorphic (marble, quartzite, gneiss, ...

Green Materials Obtained by Geopolymerization for a Sustainable Future

Green Materials Obtained by Geopolymerization for a Sustainable Future
  • Author : Petrica VIZUREANU,Dumitru-Doru BURDUHOS-NERGIS
  • Publisher : Materials Research Forum LLC
  • Release Date : 2021-02-05
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 184076600X
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Summary : Geopolymerization techniques allow the conversion of industrial waste materials into environmentally friendly materials. The vast list of applications includes thermal insulation, fire-resistant materials, construction materials, refractory linings, cements and concretes, encapsulation of radioactive and toxic waste etc. The book presents the technological processes involved, as well as the characterization and ...