Stress Distribution Affects Ultimate Tensile Strength

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Title: Stress Distribution Affects Ultimate Tensile Strength

Author(s): James S. Blackman, Gerald M. Smith, and Lyle E. Young

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 55

Issue: 12

Appears on pages(s): 679-684

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 12/1/1958

Abstract:
Specimens were subjected to combinations of axial, eccentric, and flexural loads to produce different patterns of stress distribution. The effect of stress distribution across the section has a significant effect on the ultimate tensile strength of concrete mortar specimens.