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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: Torsion Analysis of Shear Core Structures
Author(s): B.S. Taranath and B. Stafford Smith
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 239-264
Keywords: bending; high rise buildings; models; multistory buildings; moments; reinforced concrete; shear properties; shear walls; stiffness; stresses; structural analysis; tests; torsion
Abstract:A study is made of open-section core supported structures subjected to torsional loads. Vlasov's theory relating rotations, bimoments, and warping stresses, in cores is reviewed briefly.
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