masonry Topic

Masonry

Definition: construction composed of shaped or molded units, usually small enough to be handled by one person and composed of stone, ceramic brick or tile, concrete, glass, adobe, or the like.- ACI Concrete Terminology


The most important structural use of masonry around the world is in the construction of bearing walls of houses. It is also used extensively in the construction of enclosure and partition walls in all types of buildings, and as infill walls to stiffen frame structures. Materials used in masonry construction are masonry units, mortar, grout, and reinforcement (deformed steel reinforcing bars, deformed reinforcing wire or wire fabric, and plain bars and wires.)

Practice oriented papers and articles ON MASONRY

Masonry Walls Reinforced with FRP Bars Subjected to Out-of-Plane Loading

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Assessment of Anchorage Methods and FRP Laminate Strengthening Configurations for URM Walls Under In-Plane Loading

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Evaluation of FRP and FRCM composites for the strengthening of reinforced masonry walls

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

Review of FRCM Strengthening Solutions for Structural Wall Panels

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 11/1/2018

One-Part Alkali-Activated Slag Cement for Conservation of Existing Structures

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Does the Size Effect Exist in Reinforced Masonry?

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/12/2018

State of the Art of Steel Reinforced Grout Applications to Strengthen Masonry Structures

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

SRP/SRG Strips Bonded to Concrete Substrate: Experimental Characterization

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Comparative Assessment of the Tensile Behavior of Steel and Textile Reinforced Mortar Systems

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

Experimental Characterization of Glass and Carbon FRCMs for Masonry Retrofitting

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

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