A Computer Program for Checking Reinforced Concrete Beams

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Title: A Computer Program for Checking Reinforced Concrete Beams

Author(s): James A. Barker, Martin L. Moody and Chuan C. Feng

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 33

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 229-238

Keywords: beams (supports); bond (concrete to reinforcement); computer programs; flexural strength; loads (forces); moments; rectangular beams; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels; structural design

Date: 1/1/1972

Abstract:
A computer program is developed which will check reinforced concrete beam designs against the ACI 318-63 Code and print out warnings of any violations. At present the routine to check the flexure and bond requirements for rectangular beams is complete.