WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT TORSION IN CONCRETE MEMBERS?

RECENT RESEARCH ON TORSION IN CONCRETE MEMBERS IS REVIEWED AND SUMMARIZED. DIFFERENT VERSIONS OF THE SKEWED BENDING CONCEPT ARE COMPARED AND THE EFFECTS OF WEB REINFORCEMENT AND PRESTRESS ON THE TORSIONAL STRENGTH ARE EXAMINED. THE VALIDITY AND LIMITATIONS OF THE DIFFERENT TORSION-BENDING AND TORSION-SHEAR INTERACTION CURVES AS WELL AS SEVERAL INTERACTION SURFACES ARE REVIEWED. SEVERAL ESSENTIAL AREAS FOR ADDITIONAL RESEARCH ON TORSION AND ITS INACTION WITH SHEAR AND MOMENT ARE DELINEATED. /ASCE/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 96, No ST 6, PROC PAPER 7372, PP 1185-1199, 15 FIG,
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Civil Engineers

    345 East 47th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10017-2398
  • Authors:
    • Zia, P
  • Publication Date: 1970-6

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  • Accession Number: 00209237
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 7360 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 17 1970 12:00AM