Relaxation

Glossary Term

Relaxation is a time-dependent stress decline with constant deformation.
Relaxation is a material property of the prestressing steel and behaves inversely to concrete creeping. The term relaxation describes the reduction of the existing stress at a constantly applied material strain.

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Relaxation

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