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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Concrete Q & A: 318-02 Questions
Author(s): Luis E. Garcia
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 120
Abstract:Is there an aspect ratio at which a “column” becomes a “wall?” In designing a relatively tall axial compressive member, I am confused whether it would be appropriate to use the slenderness criteria for columns versus walls.
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