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ISRN Civil Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 369387, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/369387
Research Article

Pulse Velocity Measurements in Fly Ash Blended Cementitious Systems Containing 43 Grade Cement

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

Received 9 March 2013; Accepted 18 April 2013

Academic Editors: I. G. Raftoyiannis and I. Smith

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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