Title: Estimation of Slab Deflections in Flat Plate Buildings
Author(s): B. Vijaya Rangan
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 269-273
Keywords: deflection; flat concrete plates; flat concrete slabs; measurement;reinforced concrete.
A simple deflection for the calculation of final deflections of reinforced concrete flat slab and flat plate floors is proposed. The deflections calculated by the proposed expression agree closely with those measured in real buildings.