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Slab

Definition: a molded layer of plain or reinforced concrete, flat, horizontal (or nearly so), usually of uniform but sometimes of variable thickness, and supported by beams, columns, walls, other framework, or on the ground.- ACI Concrete Terminology


A concrete slab is a structural feature, usually of constant thickness, that can be used as a floor or a roof. A slab-on-ground is supported on the subsoil and is usually reinforced with reinforcing bars or welded wire mesh. A suspended slab (or structural slab) spans between supports and must be reinforced to resist bending moments calculated from statics based on the magnitude of load and span. There are one-way slabs, two-way slabs, waffle slabs, flat plates, flat slabs, and many other slab types.

JOURNAL Articles ON SLAB

Analysis and Design of Double-T Flanges

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 10/1/2017

Boundary Condition Effects on Static Response of Ultra-High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) Slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Finite Element Analysis of RC Flat Slabs with Different Amount and Placement of Shear Bolts

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Application of an Inclined Shear Reinforcing Assembly for Slab-Column Connections

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Modeling of Reinforced and Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Slabs under Impact Loads

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Highly Effective Lattice Punching Shear Reinforcement

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Inclined Stirrups and Inclined Stud Shear Reinforcement in Zones of High Shear

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Inclined Headed Stud Shear Reinforcement: Design and Detailing

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Design of Flat Plate Voided Concrete Slab Systems

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

Plastic Model for Asymmetrically Loaded Reinforced Concrete Slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/29/2017

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