DSpace
 

iRepository at Perpustakaan UniMAP >
Researchers >
Shamsul Baharin Jamaludin, Prof. Dr. >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://dspace.unimap.edu.my:80/xmlui/handle/123456789/34552

Title: Composite cement reinforced coconut fiber: physical and mechanical properties and fracture behavior
Authors: Alida, Abdullah
Mazlee, Mohd Noor, Dr.
Shamsul, Baharin Jamaludin, Prof. Dr.
Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.
???metadata.dc.contributor.url???: sbaharin@unimap.edu.my
alida@unimap.edu.my
kamarudin@unimap.edu.my
mazlee@unimap.edu.my
Keywords: Coconut fiber;Composites;Construction materials;Fibers;Portland cement
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: INSInet Publications
Citation: Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, vol. 5(7), 2011, pages 1228-1240
Abstract: This research paper reports the effect of natural fiber content on the physical and mechanical properties as well as fracture behavior of composite cement reinforced with coconut fiber. The mix design was based on 1:1 for cement:sand ratio and 0.55 was fixed for amount of water per cement ratio. Coconut fiber was added as reinforcement and replacing the composition of sand. Composites were developed based on 3 wt. %, 6 wt. %, 9 wt. %, 12 wt. % and 15 wt. % of coconut fiber by mixing and curing process. Composites were cured in water for 7, 14, and 28 days. It was observed that the composite reinforced with 9 wt. % of coconut fiber demonstrated the highest strength of modulus of rupture and compressive strength. Results of density, water absorption and moisture content are also presented.
Description: Link to publisher's homepage at http://www.aensiweb.com
URI: https://www.academia.edu/975892/Composite_Cement_Reinforced_Coconut_Fiber_Physical_and_Mechanical_Properties_and_Fracture_Behavior
http://dspace.unimap.edu.my:80/dspace/handle/123456789/34552
ISSN: 1991-8178
Appears in Collections:Shamsul Baharin Jamaludin, Prof. Dr.
Kamarudin Hussin, Brig. Jen. Datuk Prof. Dr.
Alida Abdullah

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
Composite Cement Reinforced Coconut Fiber Physical and Mechanical Propertiesand Fracture Behavior.pdf1.55 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
View Statistics

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

 

Valid XHTML 1.0! Perpustakaan Tuanku syed Faizuddin Putra, Kampus Pauh Putra, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, 02600, Arau Perlis
TEL: +604-9885420 | FAX: +604-9885405 | EMAIL: rujukan@unimap.edu.my Feedback