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Title: A New Approach to Ultimate Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beam in Inclined Cracking and Reduction of Web Reinforcement in Bridge Girders
Author(s): Zenon A. Zielinski
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 411-456
Keywords: beams (supports); bending moments; bridges (structures); cracking (fracturing); diagonal tension; reinforced concrete; research; shear properties; strength; structural design; ultimate strength method; web reinforcement
Abstract:On the basis of the author's research carried on since 1957, he defines strength limits of reinforced concrete beams, and strength in inclined cracking in particular. It appears that inclined cracking due to shear does not terminate the work of the beam.
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