An Album of Maya Architecture by Tatiana Proskouriakoff

By Tatiana Proskouriakoff


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Study of significant constructions of recognized Maya websites. Illustrations performed by means of an artist depicting the structures of the traditional temples and spiritual compounds.

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Gong, The effect of hybrid fiber-reinforced concrete on mechanical properties and crack resistances, Concrete and Cement Products, 2 (2009) 48-51. [20] K. Wang, Y. Zhang, X. Wang, Effect of smaller volume S-P hybrid fibers on mechanical properties of high performance concrete, Journal of Harbin Industry of Technology, 10 (2003) 1209-1211. [21] C. Jiao, W. Sun, H. Qin, Experimental study on bending performance of high-strength concrete of steel-propylene hybrid fiber. Architectural Technology, 1 (2004) 48-50.

The results showed polypropylene fiber volume ratio had great influence on compressive strength, tensile strength and ratio of tensile strength to compressive strength. The steel fiber appearance and steel fiber volume ratio is the second and steel fiber length, steel diameter ratio is the least. Researchers in China who applied orthogonal test method to design mix proportion also include Chen [8], Wang [9], Singh et al [10] applied fixed benchmark mix 28 Innovation in Civil Engineering, Architecture and Sustainable Infrastructure proportion on the tests of strength and flexural toughness of steel-polypropylene hybrid fiber reinforced concrete, which fiber content were decided by additive method.

2] S. Wu et al, Effects of fiber additive on the high temperature property of asphalt binder, J Wuhan Univ. , 21 (2006) 28–31. [3] Q. Ye, S. Wu, N. Li, Investigation of the dynamic and fatigue properties of fiber-modified asphalt mixtures, International Journal of Fatigue, 31 (2009) 1598–1602. [4] J. P. Serfass, Application and behavior of fiber modified asphalt, AAPT, 64 (1995) 40–50. cn Keywords: steel-polypropylene hybrid fiber reinforced concrete; strengthening principle; mix proportion design; mechanical behavior; durability.

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