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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: Tests of Elastic Models of Flat Plate and Flat Slab Floor System
Author(s): Richard C. Elstner
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 289-320
Keywords: acrylic resins; deflection; edge beams; flat concrete plates; flat concrete slabs; modles; moment distribution; moments; Poisson's ratio; polymethly methacrylate; reinforced concrete; research; strains; stresses; thermoplastic resins
Abstract:Describing how the use of small scale elastic test models having dimensions compatable with slab tests at the University of Illinois and the Portland Cement Association has facilitated the study of the more complicated structural systems, particularly the beamless slab system.
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