Open Access
MATEC Web of Conferences
Volume 6, 2013
Concrete Spalling due to Fire Exposure: Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop
Article Number 03003
Number of page(s) 7
Section Moisture, Pore Pressure and Innovative Technics
Published online 17 September 2013
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