Title: Ultimate Strength of Reinforced Concrete Grid and Slab Bridges
Author(s): S.U. Pillai and S.D. Lash
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 361-384
Keywords: beams (structural); bridge decks; bridges (structures); concrete slabs; continuity (structural); deflection; flexural strength; limit design method (structural); linear programming; minimization; moments; optimization; plastic analysis (structural)
A method based on plastic theory and including torsional resistance is described for estimating the ultimate load of medium-span reinforced concrete grid and slab bridges.