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Concrete research articles
 Research articles about concrete on Designing Buildings Wiki include:
|3D concrete printer||A quick introduction to 3D concrete printing.|
|3D printing Michelangelo's David in concrete||Futurist Jim Carroll imagines the future fo construction.|
|Alkali-activated binders for precast and ready-mixed concrete products: A route map to standardisation, certification and guidance||2016 BRE information paper written by Andrew Dunster and David Gall.|
|Alkali-activated binders for precast and ready-mixed concrete products: New supply chains, business models and environmental benefits||2016 BRE information paper written by Andrew Dunster and David Gall.|
|Alkali-aggregate reaction (AAR)||2016 ICE introduction to AAR by Simon Fullalove.|
|Applications, performance characteristics and environmental benefits of alkali-activated binder concretes||2013 BRE publication written by Andrew Dunster and Keith Quillin.|
|Assessing the fire performance of existing reinforced concrete flooring systems IP 9 12||2012 BRE publication written by Tom Lennon.|
|Can Concrete and Steel Ever be Carbon Neutral?||KLH Sustainability consider whether renewable energy could delier zero-carbon concrete and steel.|
|Cellular concrete in construction||2017 assessment of the cellular concrete market.|
|Concrete and fire safety||Professor Long-yuan Li from University of Plymouth says the fire behaviour of concrete is particularly complex.|
|Concrete in aggressive ground (SD 1)||2005 special digest written by the BRE Construction Division.|
|Concrete repair mortars||Assessment off the market from 2015 to 2021.|
|Concrete superplasticizer||Assessment fo the barket between 2015 and 2020.|
|Electro Conductive Concrete Ltd||Case study of the first Radar Absorption Material (RAM) using concrete.|
|Graphene-reinforced concrete||Summary of 2018, research by scientists at Exeter University.|
|Polymer concrete||Market assessment summary.|
|Self-healing concrete and sweaty roofs: is this the future of buildings?||Keith Breene summarises a World Economic Forum report about how the construction industry can adapt to face challenges.|
|Self-levelling concrete market||Market assessment from 2017 to 2022.|
|Smart concrete||Market assessment summary.|
|Urban mining to reinvent concrete||The potential for 'urban mining' of regional recycled glass to supply a supplementary cementitious material for optimised concrete mixes.|
|XtreeE 3D concrete printing||A printed organic truss-style support structure for a preschool playground in Aix-en-Provence.|
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