The effect of elevated temperature curing treatment on the compression strength of composites with polyester resin matrix and quartz filler
Ateş, Ergun and Barnes, Stuart. (2012) The effect of elevated temperature curing treatment on the compression strength of composites with polyester resin matrix and quartz filler. Materials & Design, Vol.34 . pp. 435-443. ISSN 0264-1275Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2011.08.042
In this study, polyester resin and quartz are used as binding and filling materials. In accordance with different aggregate diagrams and binding rates designed on standard cement concrete grain-size curves, polymer concrete composite samples were prepared. Such samples were initially solidified at room temperature and then placed in an oven at 50 °C, 75 °C and 100 °C. The samples were then compression tested. As a result of the compression strength determination and analysis, it is observed that the elevated temperature treatments increased the compression strength. The highest compression strength is obtained in a temperature of 75 °C.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QD Chemistry
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > WMG (Formerly the Warwick Manufacturing Group)|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Curing, Composite materials -- Effect of high temperatures on, Polymer-impregnated concrete -- Effect of high temperatures on, Polyesters -- Effect of high temperatures on, Quartz -- Effect of high temperatures on, Materials -- Compression testing, Strength of materials|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Materials & Design|
|Official Date:||February 2012|
|Page Range:||pp. 435-443|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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