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Title: Design of Conical Base Slab for Circular Concrete Tanks

Author(s): Annabel L. Tong

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 75

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 198-203

Keywords: bendinq moments; concrete slabs; conic shells; shear properties; shells (structural forms) ; stress analysis; structural design; tanks (containers].

Date: 5/1/1978

This paper analyzes the bending moments and shear forces in a conical slab which is commonly used as a base of circular settling tanks in water pollution control plants. The analysis is based on linear thin shell theory and the results are presented in a form that can be followed readily by designers of such slabs.


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