Use of Post-Tensioning in Columns to Mitigate Earthquake Damage

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Title: Use of Post-Tensioning in Columns to Mitigate Earthquake Damage

Author(s): David H. Sanders

Publication: Web Session

Volume: Sanders.pdf

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Keywords: bridge columns, reinforced concrete

Date: 3/24/2014

Abstract:
New trends in innovative design and construction of unconventional concrete columns will be presented to promote advancement in this important application. The sessions will include the use of innovative materials, new confinement techniques, and fiber-reinforced concrete. It also includes varying the loading patterns and the geometry of the columns.


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