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Academic Journal of Architecture and Geotechnical Engineering, 2021, 3(1); doi: 10.25236/AJAGE.2021.030108.

Study on wave velocity characteristics and compressive strength of concrete under different water pressure


Wei Xu1, Haopeng Li2, Xiaoyuan Liu3

Corresponding Author:
Wei Xu

1School of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Anhui University of Science and Technology, Huainan 232001, China

2State Grid Shandong Electric Power Company Yantai Supply Company, Yantai 264000, China

3Grid Shandong Electric Power Company Liaocheng Chiping District Supply Company, Liaocheng 252100, China


In order to study the internal damage and static compressive strength of concrete under different water pressures, the wave velocity test and compressive test were carried out by NN-4B non-metallic ultrasonic testing analyzer and electro-hydraulic servo testing machine. The test results show that the high water pressure of concrete has an adverse impact on the development of its internal structure, and with the increase of high water pressure level, the slower the longitudinal wave passes through the specimen, the more serious the damage and deterioration of concrete, and the compressive strength decreases gradually with the increase of water pressure.


concrete, water pressure, wave velocity, compressive strength

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Wei Xu, Haopeng Li, Xiaoyuan Liu. Study on wave velocity characteristics and compressive strength of concrete under different water pressure. Academic Journal of Architecture and Geotechnical Engineering (2021) Vol. 3, Issue 1: 46-51. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJAGE.2021.030108.


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