cgn6505-s09-revised-1-23-09

cgn6505-s09-revised-1-23-09 - Concrete at Early Age Ch 10...

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COURSE OUTLINE (Revised 1/23/09) CGN 6505 PROPERTIES, DESIGN AND CONTROL OF CONCRETE SPRING 2009 INSTRUCTOR: Mang Tia, 265M Weil, 392-9537 Ext. 1463 OFFICE HOURS: M, W & F 10:30 A.M. - Noon WEB PAGE: http://nersp.nerdc.ufl.edu/~tia/6505.htm OBJECTIVE: To learn the “how” and “why” of the behavior, design, control, evaluation and construction practices of Portland cement concrete. CLASS SCHEDULE: Friday 2:00 – 4:00 PM, 238 Weil Hall TEXT BOOKS: (1) Concrete Microstructure, Properties and Materials by Mehta & Monteiro, Third Edition (2) Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures by PCA Date Lecture Topic Readings 1/9 Introduction to Concrete Ch. 1 of (1) & (2) 1/16 Aggregates Ch. 7 of (1) & Ch. 4 of (2) 1/23 Portland Cement Ch. 6 of (1) & Ch. 2 of (2) 1/30 Structure of Concrete Ch. 2 of (1) 2/6 Strength of Concrete Ch. 3 of (1) TEST NO. 1 - to be arranged 2/13
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Unformatted text preview: Concrete at Early Age Ch. 10 of (1) Topic for term paper due Hot & Cold Temperature Concreting 2/20 Admixtures Ch. 8 of (1) & Ch. 6 of (2) 2/27 Proportioning Concrete Mix Ch. 9 of (1) & Ch. 7 of (2) 3/6 Stress-Strain Relationship Ch. 4 of (1) Shrinkage and Creep TEST NO. 2 – to be arranged 3/13 SPRING BREAK – NO CLASS 3/20 Concrete Durability Ch. 5 of (1) Outline for term paper due Date Lecture Topic Readings 3/27 Special Concretes Ch.12 of (1) & Ch. 15 of (2) 4/3 Concrete Mechanics Ch. 13 of (1) TEST NO. 3 – to be arranged 4/10 Student presentations 4/17 Student presentations Term paper due BASIS FOR GRADES: Three tests 75% Term paper and presentation 20% Homework 5% Presentations: Each student will be required to write a 10 to 20 page term paper on a topic related to concrete technology and to make a 20-minute presentation on the term paper....
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