The Seismic Strengthening of Concrete Structures by Ultrahigh-Performance Concrete

  • Sung-Gul HongEmail author
  • Yousun YiEmail author
  • Inyoung GuEmail author
Conference paper


This paper investigates the behavior of concrete walls and columns strengthened by ultrahigh-performance concrete (UHPC). UHPC has been one of the promising construction materials of high strength and durability with high flow at placing. The jacketing methods using UHPC with/without textile reinforcement to increase sectional area for existing concrete walls and columns are demonstrated seismic strengthening efficiency in strength and ductility by the experimental programs in the paper.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Architecture and Architectural EngineeringSeoul National UniversitySeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Seoul National UniversitySeoulSouth Korea
  3. 3.Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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