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Standards

Standard Practice for Estimating Concrete Strength by the Maturity Method
(
ASTM International, 2017)

Standard Practice for Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Laboratory
(ASTM International, 2018)

Standard Specification for Mixing Rooms, Moist Cabinets, Moist Rooms, and Water Storage Tanks Used in the Testing of Hydraulic Cements and Concretes
(ASTM International, 2019)

Execution of concrete structures
(European Standards, 2009)

Determination of strength of fresh concrete with the method of weighted maturity
(Dutch standard, 2001)

Non-Destructive Testing of Concrete all allow the use of Concrete Maturity for measuring concrete strength
(National Research Council of Canada, 1977)

AuthorTitleYearTopicMedia
Byfors, JanPlain Concrete at Early Ages1980Early age concrete, MaturityCBI report FO 3:8, Swedish Cement and Concrete Research Institute.
van Breugel, KlaasSimulation of hydration and formation of structure in hardening cement-based materials1997HydrationDelft University Press
Bagheri-Zadeh, Seyed Hassan; Kim, Hyoungkwan, Hounsell, Scott, Charles R. Wood, Charles R., Soleymani, Hamid & King, MichaelField Study of Concrete Maturity Methodology in Cold Weather2007Maturity Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 133(11), 827-835.
Burg, Ronald G.The Influence of Casting and Curing Temperature on the Properties of Fresh and Hardened Concrete1996HydrationResearch and Development Bulletin RD113, Portland Cement Association, Skokie, Illlinois, USA.
Brown, Theodore L., & Michael W. Lufaso Chemistry: The Central Science2019Hydration, Chemistry14th Edition, Pearson.
Carino, Nicholas J.Maturity Functions for Concrete1982MaturityProceedings, RILEM International Conference on Concrete at Early Ages (Paris), Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chausses, Paris, 1, 123-128.
Carino, Nicholas J.The Maturity Method: Theory and Application1984Maturity, TemperatureCement, Concrete, and Aggregates, 6 (2), 61-73.
Carino Nicholas J., & Rajesh C. TankMaturity Function for Concretes Made With Various Cements and Admixtures1992MaturityACI Materials Journals, 89 (2), 188-196.
D’Aloia Schwartzentruber, Laetitia & Chanvillard, GillesDetermining the “apparent” activation energy of concrete Ea-numerical simulations of the heat of hydration of cement2002HydrationCement and Concrete Research, 32 (8), 1277-1289.
Escalante-Garcia, J. I., & J. H. SharpThe Effect of Temperature on the Early Hydration of Portland Cement and Blended Cements2000HydrationAdvances in Cement Research, 12 (3), 121-130.
Freiesleben Hansen, P. & Pedersen J.Maturity Computer for Controlled Curing and Hardening of Concrete1977MaturityNordisk Betong, 1, 19-34.
Glasstone, S.; Laidler, K. J.; & Eyring, H.The Theory of RateProcesses: The Kinetics of Chemical Reactions, Viscosity, Diffusion, andElectrochemical Phenomena. 1988HydrationMcGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. NewYork, 1941, 611.
Kjellsen K. O., & R. J. DetwilerLater-age strength prediction by a modified maturity model1993Maturity, SimulationAC I Materials Journal, 220-227.
Lerch, W., F. W. Ashton, & R. H. BogueThe sulfoaluminates of calcium1929ChemistryJournal of Research of National Bureau Standards, 2, 715-731.
Luke, Allyn, C.T., Thomas & Sun Punurai, Hsu.Implementation of Concrete Maturity Meters2002MaturityNew Jersey Institute of Technology Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Mindess, S. & J.F. YoungConcrete1981Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: Prentice-Hall, Inc.
Nielsen, C.V.Modeling the Heat Development of Concrete Associated with Cement Hydration2007HydrationConcrete Heat Development: Monitoring, prediction and management, ACI Special Publication, 241, 95-110.
RILEM 42-CEAProperties of set concrete at early ages: State of the art report1981Early age concreteMaterials and Structures, 14 (84), 399-450.
R.T. De Vree, R. TegelaarGewichtete Reife des Betons1998MaturityBeton, 48 (11), 674-678.
Ghani, Usman., Shabbir, Faisal., Khan, Kamran Muzaffar.Effect of temperature on different properties of concrete”2006HydrationOur World In Concrete & Structures
ASTM C192 / C192M-18Standard Practice for Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Laboratory2018StandardsASTM International
ASTM C511-19Standard Specification for Mixing Rooms, Moist Cabinets, Moist Rooms, and Water Storage Tanks Used in the Testing of Hydraulic Cements and Concretes2019StandardsASTM International
ASTM C1074Standard Practice for Estimating Concrete Strength by the Maturity Method2017Standards, MaturityASTM International
Soutsosa, M, Kanavarisb, F. & Hatzitheodorouc, A.Critical analysis of strength estimates from maturity functions2018MaturityCritical analysis of strength estimates from maturity functions. Case Studies in Construction Materials, 9, e00183.
Ohhoon Kwon, Mang Tia, Larry C. Muszynski, Michael BerginUse of Maturity Method for determining early-age strength of concrete2017Early age concrete, MaturityProceedings of Research World International Conference, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 3rd -4th August 2017
Carino N. J. and Lew H.S.The Maturity Method: From Theory to Application2001MaturityBuilding and Fire Research Laboratory National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8611, USA