Title: Serviceability Limit State Analysis of Cracked, Partially Prestressed, or Reinforced Concrete Sections under Symmetric Bending
Author(s): Troels Brondum-Nielsen
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 547-552
Keywords: axial loads; bending; cracking (fracturing); limit state design; partial prestressing; reinforced concrete; serviceability: stress analysis; structural analysis.
Describes a stress analysis for cracked, partially prestressed or reinforced concrete sections under symmetric bending and axial load in the servieablity limit state, including the effects of shrinkage, creep, and relaxation. The method covers a large percentage of cases encountered in practice.