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Academic Journal of Architecture and Geotechnical Engineering, 2022, 4(1); doi: 10.25236/AJAGE.2022.040108.

Effect of Chloride Erosion on Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete: A Review


Chenming Zhang1, Zhanchen Li2

Corresponding Author:
Chenming Zhang

1College of Field Engineering, Army Engineering University of PLA, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

2College of Harbor, Costal and Offshore Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China


The corrosion of reinforced concrete in chloride environment has an important influence on the structural life of concrete. In this paper, the corrosion mechanism, influencing factors of corrosion resistance of concrete and reinforced concrete in chloride environment including water-cement ratio, aggregate volume fraction and crack width et al. were reviewed in detail. The problems that need to be further solved are also put forward. The review is believed to can provide references for the improvement of reinforced concrete corrosion.


Reinforced concrete; Chloride ion corrosion; Mechanism; Influencing factors

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Chenming Zhang, Zhanchen Li. Effect of Chloride Erosion on Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete: A Review. Academic Journal of Architecture and Geotechnical Engineering (2022) Vol. 4, Issue 1: 37-41. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJAGE.2022.040108.


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