Test on a Reinforced Concrete Slab and Beam Floor Designed with Allowance for Membrane Action

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Title: Test on a Reinforced Concrete Slab and Beam Floor Designed with Allowance for Membrane Action

Author(s): David C. Hopkins and Robert Park

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 30

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 223-250

Keywords: beams (supports); concrete slabs; loads (forces); load tests (structural); models; reinforced concrete; research; strains; two-way slabs; ultimate strength method; yield-line method

Date: 1/1/1971

Abstract:
The paper describes tests conducted on a 1/4-scale nine-panel reinforced concrete slab and beam floor which was designed with allowance for membrane action.