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.)

JOURNAL Articles ON MASONRY

In-Plane Seismic Response of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Block Masonry-Infilled Reinforced Concrete Frame Building

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 3/1/2022

Experimental Study on Basic Mechanical Properties of Core-Column Non-mortar Aerated Concrete Block Masonry

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2021

Experimental Research on Bond Behaviour of Fabric Reinforced Cementitious Matrix Composites for Retrofitting Masonry Walls

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2021

Investigation of Diagonal Strut Actions in Masonry-Infilled Reinforced Concrete Frames

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 3/31/2021

Suitability of Metakaolin-Based Geopolymers for Masonry Plastering

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 11/1/2020

Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Interlocking Bricks Utilizing Wasted Polyethylene Terephthalate

Publication: IJCSM
Date: 5/31/2020

Shear and Flexural Behavior of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Confined Masonry Walls

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 9/1/2018

Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Concrete Masonry Unit Bond after 20 Years of Outdoor Exposure

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 7/1/2018

Out-of-Plane Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Masonry Walls Strengthened with Near-Surface-Mounted Fiber- Reinforced Polymer

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 7/1/2018

Experimental Study on Compression Behavior of Fiber- Reinforced Cellular Concrete Stack-Bonded Masonry Prisms

Publication: Materials Journal
Date: 1/1/2018

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