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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.
Title: Strength of High-Rise Shear Walls - Rectangular Cross Section
Author(s): Alex E. Cardenas, Donald D. Magura
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 119-150
Keywords: axial loads; bending moments; deformation; ductility; earthquake resistant structures; failure; flexural strength; framing systems; high rise buildings; lateral pressure; loads (forces); multistory buildings; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels
Abstract:The results of a laboratory investigation on the strength of shear walls for high-risse buildings are presented.
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