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Title: Effect Of Plastic Flow And Volume Changes On Design
Author(s): Clyde T. Morris
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 123-128
Abstract:It is recognized that concrete changes in volume when subjected to stress (elastic deformation), sustained load (plastic flow), changes in moisture con-tent (shrinkage), and temperature changes. Formulas are given for estimating changes due to plastic flow and their effect on deflections, stress in the steel and stress in the concrete.
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