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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 754027, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/754027
Research Article

Durability Evaluation in Concrete Using Cracked Permeability and Chloride Permeability Tests

Structural Engineering Division, School of Mechanical and Building Sciences, VIT University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632014, India

Received 27 May 2013; Revised 1 July 2013; Accepted 19 July 2013

Academic Editor: Jörg M. K. Wiezorek

Copyright © 2013 V. M. Sounthararajan and A. Sivakumar. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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