Steady State Thermal Stresses in Rigid Frames

ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL CONCRETE ABSTRACTS PORTAL

  • The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.

International Concrete Abstracts Portal

  


Title: Steady State Thermal Stresses in Rigid Frames

Author(s): Joseph J. Gennaro

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 58

Issue: 12

Appears on pages(s): 773-782

Keywords: none

Date: 12/1/1961

Abstract:
A method is developed for finding the moments and stresses developed in beams and rigid frames subject to linear variations of temperature between the lower and upper edges of the beam. Tables are given which enable the designer to easily compute moments and stresses for a variety of single span symmetric frames with hinged supports. Tables are limited to frames with members of constant cross section but the general method of analysis can be extended to frames with members of variable cross section.