By Oleg Figovsky
One means of bettering functionality attributes of establishing buildings is to take advantage of a brand new category of materials―polymer composites. they've got distinct houses that mix excessive energy with positive factors of non-metallic fabrics. Polymer concretes (PC) seem to provide many percentages for generating new fabrics with wanted actual and mechanical features, reminiscent of more advantageous mechanical energy, low permeability, and bigger chemical resistance. Advanced Polymer Concretes and Compounds provides the result of theoretical and experimental study on effective construction fabric composites in keeping with complicated polymer binders.
This e-book examines the composition and houses of 2 new polymer concretes that experience strength to resolve a number of building matters: rubber concrete in accordance with a polybutadiene binder and silicate polymer concrete with an organo-silicate matrix. It examines the actual, mechanical, and technological homes of those desktops in addition to their habit in harsh environments and sturdiness and reliability concerns. The authors describe a brand new environmentally pleasant polymer for monolithic commercial flooring coverings and coatings―nonisocyanate polyurethanes. in addition they speak about complex crack-resistant coatings in response to water dispersion of chlorosulfonated polyethylene, which are used on concrete, steel, and plastic for numerous business makes use of akin to plane, cars, paint, and in shipbuilding and civil engineering.
The e-book covers a brand new kind of epoxy composition with nano-heterogenic constitution with power for higher mechanical houses and chemical resistance, acid-resistant development fabrics in accordance with a nanostructured binder, and a sophisticated environmentally pleasant and weather-resistant fire-protective coating for indoor and outside software to flammable substrates. With a spotlight on novel concretes and protecting compounds for numerous environments, this publication displays the latest advancements within the swiftly starting to be box of creating fabrics engineering.
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Polymer Concrete Based on a Vulcanized Polybutadiene Matrix 29 Regression analysis of the experiment results provides the following empirical equations: 1. 6) 3. 7) where k is the mass content of CAPTAX (%). 8) 5. 9) 6. 10) where t is the mass content of thiuram-D (%). 05 mass% is caused by the violation of accelerators’ complex action and appearance of chemically free rubber. 05% causes excess CAPTAX and a related decrease in durability. 45% is caused by gas deliverance and pore formation in the composite volume.
Scientific Israel Technological Advantages 4, nos. 3–4 (2002): 20–24. 4ε − 146ε2. 14) Let ν = σ/σR; η = ε/εR; k = EεR /σR. On the experimental base it is believed that dependence ν = f(kη) looks like a square parabola ν = kη − η2, where σ, ε are the current values of compression stress and deformations, respectively, σR, εR are the coordinates of the diagram top, k is the factor describing the elastic–plastic properties of RubCon. 7). Temperature Effect For the experiment, test RubCon samples sized 40 × 40 × 160 mm were prepared.
Scientific Israel Advanced Technology 14, no. 3 (2012): 84–91. 10 Dependence of modulus elasticity of rubber polymer concrete (RubCon) samples on exposition time at humidity of environment: 1: 50%–60%, 2: 85%–95%, 3: water immersion. (From Yu. Borisov, Yu. Potapov, O. Figovsky, and D. Beilin, “Water Resistance of the Polymer Concretes,” J. Scientific Israel Advanced Technology 14, no. 3 (2012): 84–91. 11 Dependence of water absorption of rubber polymer concrete (RubCon) samples on exposition time at humidity of environment: 1: 50%–60%, 2: 85%–95%, 3: water immersion.