Yield Line Analysis of the Punching Problem at Slab/Column Intersections

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Title: Yield Line Analysis of the Punching Problem at Slab/Column Intersections

Author(s): Hans Gesund and O.P. Dikshit

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 30

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 177-202

Keywords: bending; columns (supports); concrete slabs; connections; flat concrete slabs; flat concrete plates; flexural strength; punching shear; reinforced concrete; research; shear strength; structural analysis; ultimate strength method; yield-line method

Date: 1/1/1971

Abstract:
A primary problem at slab/column intersections is the possible punching failure of the slab. By analysis of experimental data available in the literature, it can be shown that, in many cases, the bending rather than the shear strength of the slab governs its punching resistance.