Hydration/dehydration processes in stabilized CaCl<sub>2</sub>

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Donkers, P.A.J., Adan, O.C.G. & Smeulders, D.M.J. (2017). Hydration/dehydration processes in stabilized CaCl2. Poromechanics 2017 - Proceedings of the 6th Biot Conference on Poromechanics (pp. 656-663). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In Scopus Cited 0 times.

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Abstract

 

In this study the hydration/dehydration kinetics are studied of a thermochemical material (TCM), CaCl2, stabilized with aramide. The experiments show that the TCM can be stabilized with help of aramide within three cycles. The material show constant hydration/dehydration rate over seven cycles, but that the hydration/dehydration characteristics are slower than for pure material after 10 cycles.