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Title: Notation-The Case for a New System
Author(s): M. Daniel Vanderbilt
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 357-361
Keywords: building codes;concretes;notation; reinforced concrete;standards;structural analysis; structural design.
Abstract:Comments on the lack of system in notation as used in present concrete codes and related literature, and proposes guiding principles for a new, more orderly system of notation. The present form of notation for Chapters 16 and 26 of ACI 318-63 is compared with corresponding equivalent symbols in the proposed system.
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