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Title: Unsymmetrically Reinforced T-Beams Subject to Combined Bending and Torsion
bending and torsion,”
Author(s): D.W. Kirk and N.C. Loveland
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 492-499
Keywords: Beams (supports), bending, bending moments,
cracking (fracturing), reinforced concrete,
research, stresses, T-beams, web reinforcement
Abstract:Investigation of Behavior of web reinforced T-beams containing varying amount of longitudinal steel in bottom than in top and subjected to combined bending and torsion. Eighteen fully reinforced T-beams, having same nominal cross section, tested under various combinations of moment and torsion. Methods presented to predict ultimate load capacity of unsymmetrically reinforced T-beams subjected to combined bending and torsion; experimental ultimate load interaction curves presented.
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