Newmark Structural Engineering Laboratory

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

College of Engineering

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

   
 
   
         
 
 
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Granite Testing

 
The objective of this study was to determine the linear expansion coefficient of a particular type of granite. Four inch 350 ohm strain gages were used to measure strain at five different temperatures: 60°C, 70°C, 80°C, 90°C, and 100°C.
 
 
   
If you are interested in this project or if you have any questions, please contact Gregory Banas at gbanas@illinois.edu .
   
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