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Mar 01, 2009 Modeling corrosion currents of reinforced concrete using ANN. ... Although there are a lot of ANN based study that deals with concrete; corrosion currents are not modeled using ANNs in the literature yet. Modeling corrosion currents is a difficult job since there exists a nonlinear behavior of the data in time domain. But, since ANNs take into ...

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It is concluded that using composite cement or fly ash instead of cement, the durability of concrete against the effects of corrosion is improved considerably. It is also concluded that using ANNs, accurate modeling results for corrosion currents can be obtained.

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This paper presents an electro-mechanical model for evaluating the corrosion-induced damage in reinforced concrete under accelerated conditions. The model consists of structural analysis of concrete and the rebar using the Rigid Body Spring Method and corrosion current analysis with the truss networks model. The electric corrosion process is ...

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the corrosion current rate of steel in concrete using corro-sion current density without the need for a connection to the steel reinforcement [23]. Fig. 1 Models for corrosion of steel reinforcement in concrete: a model for predicting the service life of reinforcing steel [10], b performance-based service life model [11] concrete steel ...

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The model is validated with the results of accelerated corrosion tests using impressed current and a sodium chloride pond on the concrete cover. Good agreement with the test data is obtained with the proposed model, in terms of corrosion degree and profile, concrete crack pattern, and tensile behavior of corroded rebars.

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Feb 21, 2020 A new predictive 3D FEM model is proposed using the corrosion damage function by measuring the concrete cover crack width, which is a function of the free concrete cover depth, the steel rebar diameter, the mechanical properties of the concrete, and the length of the anodic zone. A significant aspect to evaluate service lifetime conditions in corroded reinforced concrete

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The corrosion management of reinforced concrete structures using corrosion inhibitors ... Proactive corrosion model As seen in Table 1,the use of an appropriate corrosion inhibitor provides an alternative cost effective solu ... The result is that current densities are negligible and there is an increase in time to corrosion initiation

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Keywords: Simulation, mathematical modeling, CP, stray current, rebar, concrete. INTRODUCTION There are many ways to slow down the corrosion process in reinforced concrete structures, however cathodic protection (CP) has been undisputable demonstrated to be one of the most effective

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The model is validated with the results of accelerated corrosion tests using impressed current and a sodium chloride pond on the concrete cover. Good agreement with the test data is obtained with the proposed model, in terms of corrosion degree and profile, concrete crack pattern, and tensile behavior of corroded rebars.

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Jun 19, 2014 The total number of papers related to corrosion of reinforced concrete published in Science Direct database increased from 42 in 2010 to 78 in 2013 (Fig. 3). The number of papers related to corrosion by using neural networks is on the same level since 2010. There were few attempts to use GA for the corrosion modeling.

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Key words: Non-uniform corrosion, Durability, Reinforced concrete, Concrete cover cracking. Abstract: In the present paper a finite element model is introduced to simulate corrosion-induced damage in concrete. The model takes into account the penetration of corrosion products into the

get price### A. GHODS et al.: EFFECT OF REBAR CORROSION ON THE

4 LABORATORY-MADE REINFORCED CONCRETE BEAM Six reinforced concrete beams were made by the authors, using the same dimensions and reinforcement conditions as used by Rodriguez et al.14 Three beams were tested for a further validation of the modeled beam and evaluating the effect of the corrosion on the behavior of the reinforced concrete under test.

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May 01, 2015 1.1. Corrosion process. It is currently accepted that the alkaline nature of concrete provides a corrosion protection to the embedded steel reinforcement whereas concrete electrical resistivity and porosity act as barrier to the aggressive agents such as CO 2, H 2 O, O 2 and Cl −.The high value of pH (in the range of 12.6 ÷ 13.5) assures the formation of a thin stable passive layer in the ...

get price### Concrete Corrosion Rate Measurement and Analysis

Mar 16, 2021 The Stern-Geary equation calculates the corrosion rate by measuring the polarization resistance (R p), which is the slope of a current-voltage plot, generally from an applied current, and the measured change in potential of the metal in an electrolyte (concrete).A p represents the area of polarization. B is a corrosion constant calculated from the anodic and cathodic Tafel slopes (4).

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be developed to determine the initiation of corrosion and to predict the remaining service life of corroded reinforced concrete structures. The conceptual model proposed by Tuutti (1982) is frequently used as a basis for the assessment of the loss of serviceability of reinforced concrete during its service life (DuraCrete 1998).

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corrosion. The experimental variables included: applied corrosion current density, corrosion duration, rebar diameter and thickness of concrete cover. A total of 56 reinforced concrete beams (150 x 150 x 1100 mm) were cast using a common concrete mix, out of which 8 beams were earmarked as control beams that were not subjected to corrosion

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Mar 14, 2016 To corrode the reinforced concrete in a reasonable time frame, electric current was passed through the specimen, which was placed in sodium chloride solution. The proposed corrosion detection method is quite efficient in measurement, which holds significant advantages for in-situ and long term inspection of a reinforced concrete structure.

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Corrosion current density (corrosion rate), corrosion potential, ohmic resistance of concrete and temperature were measured monthly on these specimens using both the 3LP and Gecor devices. Metal loss measurements were performed in accordance with ASTM G1

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Dec 01, 2013 1. Introduction. A probabilistic model for chloride induced corrosion of the reinforcing steel in concrete structures is presented in this work. Steel corrosion in concrete has received considerable attention over the years in the scientific community partly due to its severe effects on structural degradation and societal economic losses , and partly due to its very complex nature, since

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Feb 21, 2020 A new predictive 3D FEM model is proposed using the corrosion damage function by measuring the concrete cover crack width, which is a function of the free concrete cover depth, the steel rebar diameter, the mechanical properties of the concrete, and the length of the anodic zone. A significant aspect to evaluate service lifetime conditions in corroded reinforced concrete

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Keywords: Simulation, mathematical modeling, CP, stray current, rebar, concrete. INTRODUCTION There are many ways to slow down the corrosion process in reinforced concrete structures, however cathodic protection (CP) has been undisputable demonstrated to be one of the most effective

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Corrosion potential ‘Ecorr.’ and corrosion current ‘Icorr.’ can be obtained as the point of intersection of the two lines in the model. 5.2 Corrosion in concrete and the effect of Cl Although most corrosion takes place in water, corrosion in non-aqueous systems is not unknown. When it comes to the modeling of

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The corrosion management of reinforced concrete structures using corrosion inhibitors ... Proactive corrosion model As seen in Table 1,the use of an appropriate corrosion inhibitor provides an alternative cost effective solu ... The result is that current densities are negligible and there is an increase in time to corrosion initiation

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The corrosion current density of existing models was evaluated using results of this work and a model was proposed that matched with the experimental data reasonably well. Further, a corrosion service life prediction model that takes account of the cover to the rebar, ... KEYWORDS: Service Life model, Corrosion, Reinforced Concrete. 1. INTRODUCTION

get price### Modeling of Corrosion-induced Concrete Damage

Key words: Non-uniform corrosion, Durability, Reinforced concrete, Concrete cover cracking. Abstract: In the present paper a finite element model is introduced to simulate corrosion-induced damage in concrete. The model takes into account the penetration of corrosion products into the

get price### A. GHODS et al.: EFFECT OF REBAR CORROSION ON THE

4 LABORATORY-MADE REINFORCED CONCRETE BEAM Six reinforced concrete beams were made by the authors, using the same dimensions and reinforcement conditions as used by Rodriguez et al.14 Three beams were tested for a further validation of the modeled beam and evaluating the effect of the corrosion on the behavior of the reinforced concrete under test.

get price### Concrete Corrosion Rate Measurement and Analysis

Mar 16, 2021 The Stern-Geary equation calculates the corrosion rate by measuring the polarization resistance (R p), which is the slope of a current-voltage plot, generally from an applied current, and the measured change in potential of the metal in an electrolyte (concrete).A p represents the area of polarization. B is a corrosion constant calculated from the anodic and cathodic Tafel slopes (4).

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corrosion. The experimental variables included: applied corrosion current density, corrosion duration, rebar diameter and thickness of concrete cover. A total of 56 reinforced concrete beams (150 x 150 x 1100 mm) were cast using a common concrete mix, out of which 8 beams were earmarked as control beams that were not subjected to corrosion

get price### Critical Review Of Corrosion Deterioration Models For ...

be developed to determine the initiation of corrosion and to predict the remaining service life of corroded reinforced concrete structures. The conceptual model proposed by Tuutti (1982) is frequently used as a basis for the assessment of the loss of serviceability of reinforced concrete during its service life (DuraCrete 1998).

get price### Corrosion detection of steel reinforced concrete using ...

Mar 14, 2016 To corrode the reinforced concrete in a reasonable time frame, electric current was passed through the specimen, which was placed in sodium chloride solution. The proposed corrosion detection method is quite efficient in measurement, which holds significant advantages for in-situ and long term inspection of a reinforced concrete structure.

get price### Modeling the Time-to Corrosion Cracking of the Cover ...

Corrosion current density (corrosion rate), corrosion potential, ohmic resistance of concrete and temperature were measured monthly on these specimens using both the 3LP and Gecor devices. Metal loss measurements were performed in accordance with ASTM G1

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Apr 17, 2020 (a) (b) Figure 2 (a) Classical model showing no corrosion (damage) until t i followed immediately by development of serious corrosion (damage), (b) modified model with separation between initiation at t i and start of active corrosion at t act (Melchers and Li, 2006).. Using the separation of t i and t act Melchers and Li (2009) reviewed and analysed some 300 individual reinforced concrete ...

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Jul 25, 2012 Reinforcement corrosion in concrete is a predominant factor for the premature deterioration of reinforced concrete (RC) structures. In particular, for structures near coastlines, it often leads to serious structural failure because of the high concentration of chloride ions in the marine environment [].In some cases, it has been found that the cumulative maintenance costs for

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