Title: Contribution of Aggregate Interlock and Dowel Forces to the Shear Resistance of Reinforced Beams with Web Reinforcement
Author(s): R.N. Swamy and A.D. Andriopoulos
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 129-168
Keywords: aggregate interlock; beams (supports); cracking dowels; failure; loads (forces); moment distribution; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels; shear transfer; stress analysis; web reinforcement
Tests are reported to determine the contribution of aggregate interlock and dowel forces to the shear resistance of reinforced concrete beams with web reinforcement.