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Title: Shear Strength of Slabs: Basic Principle and Their Relation to Current Methods of Analysis
Author(s): M.E. Criswell and N.W. Hawkins
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 641-676
Keywords: concrete slabs; failure; flat concrete plates; flat concrete slabs; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; research; shear strength; structural analysis
Abstract:A summary is made of methods of analysis and theories for predicting the shear strength of slabs when there is no shear reinforcement or moment transfer in the region of the concentrated load.
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