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ISRN Civil Engineering
Volume 2011, Article ID 374807, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/374807
Research Article

Flexural Behavior of Reinforced High-Performance Concrete Beams Made with Steel Slag Coarse Aggregate

Concrete Structures Research Institute, Housing & Building National Research Center, 87 El-Tahrir Street, Dokki, P.O. Box 1770, Giza 11511, Egypt

Received 17 July 2011; Accepted 11 August 2011

Academic Editors: M. Maslehuddin and S. Pantazopoulou

Copyright © 2011 Saaid I. Zaki et al. 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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