Effect of Loading and Supporting Conditions on the Shear Strength of Deep Beams

ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL CONCRETE ABSTRACTS PORTAL

  • The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.

International Concrete Abstracts Portal

  


Title: Effect of Loading and Supporting Conditions on the Shear Strength of Deep Beams

Author(s): K.N. Smith and S.M. Fereig

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 42

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 441-460

Keywords: beams (supports); crack width and spacing; cracking (fracturing); deep beams; deflection; finite element method; loading rate; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; reinforcng steels; shear strength; span depth ratio; strains; stresses; structural analysis

Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
The primary objective of this investigation is to study the effect of various supporting and loading conditions on the cracking behaviour, major crack width, deflection, arch action, and ultimate shear strength of deep beams.