Concrete Q & A: 318-02 Questions

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Title: Concrete Q & A: 318-02 Questions

Author(s): Luis E. Garcia

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 25

Issue: 10

Appears on pages(s): 120

Keywords:

Date: 10/1/2003

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.