chapter  5
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Applications: various concrete families

The previous chapter was dedicated to concrete mixture proportioning, a process based upon the use of the models developed in Chapter 2, fed with material data detailed in Chapter 3. In this last chapter the aim is to apply the overall approach in a number of typical cases. Hence one ambition of this book is to propose a strategy covering a broad range of cementitious materials, since a scientific approach is always governed by a maximal economy of the basic concepts.