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  • A Case Study of a Lithium-Based Treatment on an ASR-Affected Pavement
    Johnston, D.P., Surdahl, R., Stokes, D.B., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Quebec, Canada, June 11–16, 2000, pp. 1149-1159.
  • AAR in Furnas Dam, Brazil, Residual Expansion and the Effect of Lithium
    Hasparvk, N.P., Monteiro, P.J.M., Dal Molin, D.C.C., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • ASR Suppression by Lithium Compounds
    Lumley, J.S., Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 27, No. 2, 1997, pp. 235-244.
  • Case Studies of Treating ASR-Affected Structures with Lithium Nitrate
    Folliard, K.J., Thomas, M.D.A, Ideker, J.H., East, B., Fournier, B., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Compatibility of Lithium-Based Admixtures with Other Concrete Admixtures
    Wang, H.H., Stokes, D.B., Tang, F., Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Melbourne, Australia, August 18-23, 1996, pp. 884-891.
  • Controlling Effect of Lithium Nitrite on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction
    Era, K., Mihara, T., Kaneyoshi, A., Miyagawa, T., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Development of a Lithium-Based Material for Decreasing ASR-induced Expansion in Hardened Concrete
    Stokes, D.B., Thomas, M.D.A., Shashiprakash, S.G., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, (Ed. M.A. Bérubé et al.), CRIB, Quebec City, Canada, 2000, pp. 1079-1087.
  • Effect of LiNO3 on ASR-Induced Expansion and Dissolution of Silica
    Feng, X., Thomas, M.D.A., Bremner, T.W., Balcom, B.J., and Folliard, K.J., Proceedings of the 8th CANMET/ACI Int. Conference on Recent Advances in Concrete Technology, Montreal, Canada, May 31-June 1, 2006.
  • Effects of LiNO3 on Alkali-Silica Reaction and Comparison with the Effects of Fly Ash on Reaction
    Silva, D.J.F., Fazzan, V., Fioriti, C.F., Akasaki, J.L., Bernardes, H.M., Ibracon Stuctures and Materials Journal, Volume 3, Number 3, September 2010, pp. 310-321.
  • Efficacy of Alkali-Silica Reactivity Mitigation Measures and Their Effects on the Engineering Properties of Concrete (Abstract)
    Pyle, T., Gage, J., Vijay, J., Lenz, B., Glauz, D., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Evaluation of Lab and Field Performance of LithMelt Deicer (.pdf)
    Rangaraju, P.R., Innovative Pavement Research Foundation, Airport Concrete Pavement Technology Program, Report IPRF 01-G-002-05-10, May 2010.
  • Evaluation of the Use of Lithium Nitrate in Controlling Alkali-silica Reactivity in an Existing Concrete Pavement
    Tuan, C.Y., Kelly, M.T., Sun, H., and Buss, M.E., Transportation Research Record 1417, November 2005, pp.47-59.
  • Experimental Investigation of the Mechanisms by Which LiNO3 is Effective Against ASR (Abstract)
    Tremblay, C., Berube, M-A., Fournier, B., Thomas, M.D.A., Folliard, K.J., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Field Cases Involving Treatment or Repair of ASR-Affected Concrete Using Lithium
    Stokes, D.B., Pappas, J., Thomas, M.D.A., Folliard, K.J., Proceedings of the 6th CANMET/ACI International Conference on Durability of Concrete, Greece, 2002, pp. 631-642.
  • Guidelines for the Use of Lithium to Mitigate or Prevent Alkali-Silica Reaction (ASR)
    Folliard, K.J., Thomas, M.D.A., Kurtis, K.E., Publication No. FHWA-RD-03-047, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, D.C., July 2003.
  • Influence of Lithium Hydroxide on Alkali-Silica Reaction (Abstract)
    Bulteel, D., Garcia-Diaz, E., Degrugilliers, P., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Interim Recommendations for the Use of Lithium to Mitigate or Prevent Alkali-Silica Reaction (ASR)
    Thomas, M.D.A., Fournier, B., Folliard, K.J., Kurtis, K.E., Ideker, J.H., Publication No. FHWA-HRT-06-073, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, D.C., July 2006.
  • Laboratory Investigation of Lithium-bearing Compounds for Use in Concrete
    Lane, D.S., Virginia Transportation Research Council, VTRC 02-R16, June 2002.
  • Lithium Impregnation of ASR-Affected Concrete: Preliminary Studies
    Thomas, M.D.A., Stokes, D.B., Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction in Concrete, Beijing World Publishing Corporation, Vol. 1, Beijing, China, October 2004, pp. 659-667.
  • Lithium Used as an Admixture in New Concrete: Lomas Boulevard - Albuquerque, NM
    The Transtec Group, Austin, TX, 2009.
  • Lithium-Based Pozzolans for ASR Control
    Baxter, S.Z., Stokes, D.B., Manissero, C.E., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Quebec, Canada, June 11-16, 2000, pp. 573-582.
  • More Results About the Use of Lithium Salts and Mineral Admixtures to Inhibit ASR in Concrete
    Durand, B., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction, Centre de Recherché Interuniversitaire sur le Beton, Quebec, Canada, 2000, p. 623.
  • Portland Cement Manufacture Containing Lithium for ASR Control
    Stokes, D.B., Manissero, C.B., Roy, D.M., Malek, R.I., and Roumain, J.C., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Quebec, Canada, June 11-16, 2000, pp. 773-782.
  • Research on the Suppression of Expansion due to ASR - Effect of Coatings and Lithium Nitrate
    Santos Silva, A., Salta, M., Melo Jorge, M.E., Rodrigues, M.P., Cristino, A.F., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Studies on Lithium Salts to Mitigate ASR-induced Expansion in New Concrete: A Critical Review
    Feng, X., Thomas, M.D.A., Bremner, T.W., Balcom, B.J., Folliard, K.J., Cement and Concrete Research, 2005.
  • Summary of Research on the Effect of LiNO3 on Alkali-Silica Reaction in New Concrete (Abstract)
    Feng, X., Thomas, M.D.A., Bremner, T.W., Foliard, K.J., Fournier, B., Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Trondheim, Norway, June 16-20, 2008.
  • Technologies and Methodologies in Prevention of ASR in Concrete Pavements
    Rangaraju, P.R., Office of Naval Research and Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center,
  • The Use of Lithium to Prevent or Mitigate Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete Pavements and Structures
    Thomas, M.D.A., Fournier, B., Folliard, K.J., Ideker, J.H., Resendez, Y., Publication No. FHWA-HRT-06-133, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, D.C., March 2007.
  • Use of an Applied Electric Field to Drive Lithium Ions into Alkali-Silica Reactive Structures
    Whitmore, D., Abbot, S., Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (ICAAR), Quebec, Canada, June 11–16, 2000, pp.1089-1098.
  • Using Lithium to Suppress Expansion in ASR-Affected Concrete: Houston, TX
    The Transtec Group, Austin, TX, 2011.
  • Using Lithium to Suppress Expansion in ASR-Affected Concrete: Leominster, MA
    The Transtec Group, Austin, TX, 2009.
  • Using Lithium to Suppress Expansion in ASR-Affected Concrete: State Route 1 – Bear, DE
    The Transtec Group, Austin, TX, 2009.

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