Title: Finite Element Analysis of Stresses in Mass Concrete Structures
Author(s): Randbir S. Sandhu and Edward L. Wilson
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 211-228
Keywords: computer programs; concrete construction; concrete dams; creep properties; dams; finite element method; gravity dams; loads (forces); mass concrete; stress analysis; stresses; structural analysis; temperature; thermal stresses; viscoelasticity
A ditigal computer program using the finite element method for stress and displacement analysis of mass concrete structures is developed allowing for incremental construction, temperature changes, creep and different elastic and creep properties in tension and compression.