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Studies on the Strength Development of Lime–Pozzolana Cement–Soil–Brick Powder Based Geopolymer Composites

Studies on the Strength Development of Lime–Pozzolana Cement–Soil–Brick Powder Based Geopolymer... J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. A https://doi.org/10.1007/s40030-018-0350-3 ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION Studies on the Strength Development of Lime–Pozzolana Cement– Soil–Brick Powder Based Geopolymer Composites 1 2 3 • • • T. K. Jyothi P. T. Jitha S. Karthik Pattaje 4 2 2 • • K. S. Jagadish R. V. Ranganath S. Raghunath Received: 11 June 2018 / Accepted: 5 December 2018 The Institution of Engineers (India) 2018 Abstract It is well known that geopolymer products can used in masonry applications. Initially, a series of tests be made using materials that are rich in silica and alumina were conducted, by varying the proportion of soil and brick with alkalis as polymerisation agent. The chemical reac- powder, to produce cubes with moderate strength tion, also known as poly-condensation, takes place with the (3.5–10.0 MPa). The studies revealed that the strength gain assistance of thermal and/or mechanical activation. This was due to contribution of pozzolanic reaction as well as paper discusses the production of moderate-strength polymerisation. The strength gain has been further geopolymer cubes using two sources of locally available enhanced by thermal activation at ambient temperature and raw materials, viz. soil and brick powder (BP). Instead of mechanical activation by inter-grinding of LPC, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A Springer Journals

Studies on the Strength Development of Lime–Pozzolana Cement–Soil–Brick Powder Based Geopolymer Composites

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Springer Journals
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Copyright © 2018 by The Institution of Engineers (India)
Subject
Engineering; Civil Engineering
ISSN
2250-2149
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2250-2157
DOI
10.1007/s40030-018-0350-3
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J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. A https://doi.org/10.1007/s40030-018-0350-3 ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION Studies on the Strength Development of Lime–Pozzolana Cement– Soil–Brick Powder Based Geopolymer Composites 1 2 3 • • • T. K. Jyothi P. T. Jitha S. Karthik Pattaje 4 2 2 • • K. S. Jagadish R. V. Ranganath S. Raghunath Received: 11 June 2018 / Accepted: 5 December 2018 The Institution of Engineers (India) 2018 Abstract It is well known that geopolymer products can used in masonry applications. Initially, a series of tests be made using materials that are rich in silica and alumina were conducted, by varying the proportion of soil and brick with alkalis as polymerisation agent. The chemical reac- powder, to produce cubes with moderate strength tion, also known as poly-condensation, takes place with the (3.5–10.0 MPa). The studies revealed that the strength gain assistance of thermal and/or mechanical activation. This was due to contribution of pozzolanic reaction as well as paper discusses the production of moderate-strength polymerisation. The strength gain has been further geopolymer cubes using two sources of locally available enhanced by thermal activation at ambient temperature and raw materials, viz. soil and brick powder (BP). Instead of mechanical activation by inter-grinding of LPC,

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Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series ASpringer Journals

Published: Dec 13, 2018

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