Title: Ultimate Strength of a Reinforced Concrete Slab With Boundary Frame Subjected to a Concentrated Load
Author(s): Yuzo Akatsuka and Hiroshi Seki
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 457-475
Keywords: concrete slabs; diagonal tension; failure; flexural strength; hinges (structural); reinforced concrete; research; rotation; shear properties; strength; structural analysis; yield line method
This paper describes the test results of six reinforced concrete slabs with boundary frames and discussed the ultimate strength of reinforced concrete slabs. . .It was found that ultimate strength of shear largely depended on the dowel action of reinforcement.