Torsion, Bending, and Confusion-An Attempt to Establish the Facts

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Title: Torsion, Bending, and Confusion-An Attempt to Establish the Facts

Author(s): Paul Lampert and Michael P. Collins

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 69

Issue: 8

Appears on pages(s): 500-504

Keywords: Beams (supports), bending, building codes, prestressed concrete, reinforced concrete, research, structural design

Date: 8/1/1972

Abstract:
Attempts to clear confusion created by seemingly contradictory papers published about torsion in reinforced concrete members. Provides facts related to torsional strength and torsion-bending interaction behavior and gives simple design expressions.