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Title: Strength and Ductility of Corner Supported Two-Way Concrete Slabs containing Welded Wire Fabric
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Abstract:This paper forms part of an on-going research project at the University of New South Wales on the strength and ductility of reinforced concrete slabs containing low ductility reinforcement in the form of Class L welded wire fabric (WWF). Full range load tests on eleven two-way, corner-supported reinforced concrete slab panels containing either Class L WWF or Class N deformed bars are described. The slabs were subjected to transverse loads applied by a deformation controlled actuator in a stiff testing frame. The results of the tests are presented and evaluated, with particular emphasis on the strength, ductility and failure mode of the slabs.
Concrete Institute of Australia, International Partner Access.
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