14.505 Concrete Materials

Concrete Materials

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3013
Status Active

This course introduces fundamental and advanced topics on the properties of concrete materials. Fundamental topics include the formation, structure, mechanical behavior, durability, fracture, and deterioration of concrete. Theoretical treatments on the deformation, fracture and deterioration of concrete are also addressed. Advanced topics include the electromagnetic properties of concrete, high performance concrete (HPC), high-strength concrete (HSC), fiber-reinforced concrete, other special concretes, and the green construction of concrete.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 14.310 Engineering Materials.