slab, concrete Topic

Slab, Concrete

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.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON SLAB, CONCRETE

The Challenge of the End Span

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 10/1/2018

Deflection Control of Concrete Beams Accounting for Shear Deformations

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/12/2018

Modeling Parameters in Punching Shear Finite Element Analysis of Concrete Slabs

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/12/2018

Constructability of Embedded Steel Plates in Cast-in-Place Concrete

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 9/1/2018

The Bond Strength of Repairing Systems Applied to Concrete Elements: Analysis of Historical Data

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

GFRP-Reinforced Foundation Slab Design for 15 Story Residential Building

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Fire Performance of Reinforced Concrete Columns Based on Eurocode 2

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Site Air-Permeability of HPSFR and Conventional Concretes

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Buildings with Open Plan Floors and Integrated Load-Bearing Structures

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

Repairing and Upgrading of a Heavy-Duty R/C Slab

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 8/10/2018

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