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Shear

Definition: an internal force tangential to the plane on which it acts.- ACI Concrete Terminology


Shear denotes a force that typically acts perpendicular to the length of a beam or a column (often referred to as “beam shear,” or vertically to the surface of a slab). While shear can occur perpendicularly to the surface of a wall, walls are most often to resist shear along their length and are referred to as “shear walls.” One mechanism that transfers shear from slabs to columns is termed “punching shear.” Such shear can be resisted by the slab-column interface, and additional resistance can be provided by drop panels, shear caps, or reinforcement.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON SHEAR

Reinforced Concrete Antenna Pedestal

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2018

Internal Imaging of Concrete Elements

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 4/1/2018

Shear Performance of FRCM Strengthened RC Beams

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

Experimental Study on the Performance of Textile Reinforced Masonry Under Flexural Load

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

In Plane Shear Behavior of Calcareous Masonry Panels Strengthened by FRCM

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

Experimental Characterization of Glass and Carbon FRCMs for Masonry Retrofitting

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 4/1/2018

Naked Concrete

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 3/1/2018

CRC 80 REEXAMINATION OF PUNCHING SHEAR STRENGTH AND DEFORMATION CAPACITY OF CORNER SLAB-COLUMN CONNECTION

Publication: CRC
Date: 12/1/2017

Titanium Finds a Home in Civil Engineering

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 12/1/2017

Plastic Model for Asymmetrically Loaded Reinforced Concrete Slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

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