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ACI Structural Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 20)
Acta Polytechnica : Journal of Advanced Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Acta Structilia : Journal for the Physical and Development Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Advances in Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 39)
Advances in Structural Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32)
Agregat     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Ambiente Construído     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
American Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture     Open Access   (Followers: 34)
Architectural Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Archives of Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
Archives of Hydro-Engineering and Environmental Mechanics     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
ATBU Journal of Environmental Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Australian Journal of Structural Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Baltic Journal of Road and Bridge Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
BER : Building and Construction : Full Survey     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
BER : Building Contractors' Survey     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
BER : Building Sub-Contractors' Survey     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
BER : Survey of Business Conditions in Building and Construction : An Executive Summary     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Bioinspired Materials     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Bridge Structures : Assessment, Design and Construction     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Building & Management     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Building and Environment     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Building Women     Full-text available via subscription  
Built Environment Project and Asset Management     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Bulletin of Pridniprovsk State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Case Studies in Engineering Failure Analysis     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Case Studies in Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Case Studies in Structural Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Cement and Concrete Composites     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Challenge Journal of Concrete Research Letters     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Challenge Journal of Structural Mechanics     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Change Over Time     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Civil and Environmental Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Civil And Environmental Engineering Reports     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Civil and Environmental Research     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Civil Engineering and Architecture     Open Access   (Followers: 22)
Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Civil Engineering and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
Civil Engineering Dimension     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Civil Engineering Infrastructures Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cohesion and Structure     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Composite Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 282)
Computer-aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Computers & Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 38)
Concrete Research Letters     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Construction Economics and Building     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Construction Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Construction Management and Economics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Construction Science     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Constructive Approximation     Hybrid Journal  
Curved and Layered Structures     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
DFI Journal : The Journal of the Deep Foundations Institute     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Enfoque UTE     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Engineering Project Organization Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Engineering Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Engineering Structures and Technologies     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Environmental Geotechnics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Frontiers in Built Environment     Open Access  
Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Geomaterials     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Geosystem Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Geotechnik     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Géotechnique Letters     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
GISAP : Technical Sciences, Construction and Architecture     Open Access  
HBRC Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Hormigón y Acero     Full-text available via subscription  
HVAC&R Research     Hybrid Journal  
Indonesian Journal of Urban and Environmental Technology     Open Access  
Indoor and Built Environment     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Infrastructure Asset Management     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Infrastructures     Open Access  
Ingenio Magno     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Insight - Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 30)
International Journal for Service Learning in Engineering     Open Access  
International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
International Journal of Civil, Mechanical and Energy Science     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
International Journal of Condition Monitoring     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Construction Engineering and Management     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
International Journal of Geo-Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
International Journal of Geosynthetics and Ground Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
International Journal of Masonry Research and Innovation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
International Journal of Protective Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
International Journal of Steel Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Structural Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
International Journal of Structural Integrity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
International Journal of Sustainable Construction Engineering and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
International Journal on Pavement Engineering & Asphalt Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
International Journal Sustainable Construction & Design     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Applied Research in Water and Wastewater     Open Access  
Journal of Bridge Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Journal of Building Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Building Materials and Structures     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Building Performance Simulation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Civil Engineering     Open Access  
Journal of Civil Engineering and Construction Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Journal of Civil Engineering and Management     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Journal of Civil Engineering and Science     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Civil Engineering Research     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Journal of Civil Engineering, Science and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Civil Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Composites     Open Access   (Followers: 78)
Journal of Composites for Construction     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13)
Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23)
Journal of Construction Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Construction Engineering and Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 18)
Journal of Constructional Steel Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Earth Sciences and Geotechnical Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Fluids and Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Frontiers in Construction Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Green Building     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Journal of Highway and Transportation Research and Development (English Edition)     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Journal of Infrastructure Systems     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Journal of Legal Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Marine Science and Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Materials and Engineering Structures     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Rehabilitation in Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Structural Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 36)
Journal of Structural Fire Engineering     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Journal of Structural Mechanics     Open Access  
Journal of Structures     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Sustainable Design and Applied Research in Innovative Engineering of the Built Environment     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of the Civil Engineering Forum     Open Access  
Journal of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Water and Environmental Nanotechnology     Open Access  
Journal of Water and Wastewater / Ab va Fazilab     Open Access  
Jurnal Spektran     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Jurnal Teknik Sipil     Open Access  
Jurnal Teknik Sipil dan Perencanaan     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Konstruksia     Open Access  
KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Materiales de Construcción     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Mathematical Modelling in Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Media Komunikasi Teknik Sipil     Open Access  
Mokslas – Lietuvos ateitis / Science – Future of Lithuania     Open Access  
Nondestructive Testing And Evaluation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
npj Materials Degradation     Open Access  
Obras y Proyectos     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Open Journal of Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Photonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and Applications     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Practice Periodical on Structural Design and Construction     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Bridge Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Civil Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Management, Procurement and Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Municipal Engineer     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Structures and Buildings     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Promet : Traffic &Transportation     Open Access  
Random Structures and Algorithms     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Recent Trends In Civil Engineering & Technology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Research in Nondestructive Evaluation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Resilience     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Revista IBRACON de Estruturas e Materiais     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Road Materials and Pavement Design     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Russian Journal of Nondestructive Testing     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Science and Engineering of Composite Materials     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 61)
Selected Scientific Papers - Journal of Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Slovak Journal of Civil Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Soils and foundations     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Steel Construction - Design and Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Structural Concrete     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Structural Control and Health Monitoring     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Structural Engineering International     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Structural Mechanics of Engineering Constructions and Buildings     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Structural Safety     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Structural Survey     Hybrid Journal  
Structure     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 24)
Structure and Infrastructure Engineering: Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Study of Civil Engineering and Architecture     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Superlattices and Microstructures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Surface Innovations     Hybrid Journal  
Technical Report Civil and Architectural Engineering     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Teknik     Open Access  
Territorium : Revista Portuguesa de riscos, prevenção e segurança     Open Access  
The IES Journal Part A: Civil & Structural Engineering     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Thin Films and Nanostructures     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Thin-Walled Structures     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Transactions of the VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava. Construction Series     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Transportation Geotechnics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Transportation Infrastructure Geotechnology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)

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ACI Structural Journal
Journal Prestige (SJR): 1.233
Citation Impact (citeScore): 2
Number of Followers: 20  
 
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ISSN (Print) 0889-3241
Published by American Concrete Institute Homepage  [1 journal]
  • Effect of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Strengthening on Moment Redistribution
           in Reinforced Concrete Members
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONLifetime extension is often required for existing structures to ensure a prosperous economy and a more sustainable future. Retrofitting of existing reinforced concrete (RC) structures may be required for various reasons, including aging of infrastructure, increase in loading ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shear Strengthening of Concrete Girders Using Carbon Fiber-Reinforced
           Polymer Sheets and Anchors
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONThere are more than 600,000 bridges in the United States. Their average age is over 40 years, and one in nine is structurally deficient. The American Society of Civil Engineers' (ASCE) 2017 report card assigned bridges in the United States a grade of C+.Most repair and strengthening ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Out-of-Plane Flexural Behavior of Reinforced Masonry Walls Strengthened
           with Near-Surface-Mounted Fiber- Reinforced Polymer
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formula omitted.)INTRODUCTIONMasonry walls are commonly used throughout the world because they are inexpensive, easily constructed, and use readily available materials. Many unreinforced masonry structures are damaged when subjected to either natural or man-made lateral load, ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Coupling Beams with Welded Grids under Reversed Cyclic Loading
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONSeismic detailing of reinforced concrete members includes closely spaced transverse reinforcement for improved concrete confinement, shear resistance, and stability of compression bars against buckling.1,2 The transverse reinforcement is provided in the form of perimeter and overlapping ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Strength of Interface Shear Reinforcement with Limited Development Length
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe success of composite action depends on the shear resistance at the interface between the precast element and the cast-in-place (CIP) element to allow full transfer of stresses. The interface shear stress due to bending is equal in magnitude to ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Experimental Evaluation of Deep Beams with High-Strength Concrete and
           High-Strength Reinforcing Bar
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONLow-aspect-ratio reinforced concrete (RC) structures such as deep beams and stocky walls are widely used in many building and nuclear construction applications. This paper contributes to the experimental knowledge base on the use of high-strength ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Punching Shear Behavior of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer-Reinforced
           Concrete Slab-Column Interior Connections
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONFlat plate systems are susceptible to punching shear failure due to the combination of shear forces and unbalanced moments applied to the slab at slab-column connections. When the flat plate system is subjected to gravity loads, unbalanced moments occur at slab-column interior ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Experimental Validation of Minimum Vertical Reinforcement Requirements for
           Ductile Concrete Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONTo achieve high ductility capacity during earthquakes, reinforced concrete (RC) walls should be designed to form well-distributed flexural cracks in the plastic hinge region so that the vertical reinforcement yields over a significant length. In ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Performance of Interior Shear Keys of Highway Bridges
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONShear keys are generally built between superstructure and cap beams as structural fuses, as shown in Fig. 1, which are commonly used in short- to medium-span highway bridges. Interior shear keys are easy to be detected and repaired after ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Performance of Compliant and Noncompliant Special Moment-Resisting
           Reinforced Concrete Frames
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONRecent field surveys1 in developing countries have shown a number of construction defects, including the use of substandard quality of materials (that is, low-strength concrete and under-/over-sized reinforcing bars), providing stirrups at larger ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Concrete Masonry Unit Bond after 20 Years
           of Outdoor Exposure
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formula omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe application of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) for masonry repair is more recent compared to concrete. As a result, there are no durability studies on the performance of its bond comparable to that available for reinforced concrete-for example, ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Design of Single-Story Precast Structures for P-' Effects
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONWhen a flexible structure is subjected to horizontal actions-that is, earthquake actions-the gravity loads acting on the deformed configuration lead to a displacement amplification. This is generally referred to as "P-Д effects", or geometric ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shifted Plastic Hinging for Grouted Sleeve Column Connections
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONAccelerated bridge construction (ABC) has gained significant popularity in the United States because it minimizes work zone risk, traffic disruption, and construction time. A necessary part of ABC techniques is the use of precast or prefabricated ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Concrete Columns Reinforced with High-Strength Steel Subjected to Reversed
           Cycle Loading
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) structures have the advantages of lower cost, higher stiffness, and better sound insulation than steel structures. However, RC structures used in highrise buildings cause the large column sizes in lower stories and ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Aggregate Correction Factors for Concrete Elastic Modulus Prediction
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONPortland cement concrete is a heterogeneous, composite material composed of coarse granular material embedded in a matrix of hardened cement paste. The coarse material is aggregate, which is primarily used as inexpensive filler and comprises the majority of the volume of concrete. ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Effect of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement Ratio on
           Axial-Flexural Strength of Reinforced Concrete Columns
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONA set of requirements parallel to those of ACI 318 has been proposed to generalize the design of reinforced concrete (RC) columns to include glass fiber-reinforced polymer (GFRP) bars in an anticipated GFRP-RC code currently under preparation by ACI ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Influence of Edge Beam on Behavior of Bridge Overhangs
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe failure mechanisms of concrete overhang slabs (Fig. 1) have received a great deal of attention in recent years.1,2 The research has mainly focused on various geometries and reinforcement ratios of the overhang, and different load configurations. ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shear Strength of Reinforced Concrete-Composite Beams with Prestressed
           Concrete and Non-Prestressed Concrete
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONRecently, the use of hybrid construction of precast concrete (PC) and cast-in-place (CIP) concrete has increased in modular constructions such as parking facilities and storage buildings. In hybrid construction, as shown in Fig. 1, PC components are manufactured in advance and are ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Failure Mode and Shear Strength of Nonprestressed Hollow-Core Slabs in
           One-Way Shear
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn a conventional prestressed concrete (PSC) hollow-core slab system, as shown in Fig. 1(a), precast PSC one-way slabs are installed on top of beams or column corbels, and cast-in-place topping concrete is then placed for integrity between the ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Service-Load Behavior of Precast/Prestressed Concrete Beams with Recycled
           Concrete Aggregates
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONWhile the use of recycled concrete aggregates (RCAs) is widespread as a sustainable alternative to coarse natural aggregates (NAs) in nonstructural concrete applications (for example, sidewalks and pavements), the effects of RCA in structural ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Cyclic Stress-Strain Model for Air-Entrained Recycled Aggregate Concrete
           after Freezing-and-Thawing Cycles
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONSustainable development is the theme of contemporary development worldwide. With the rapid development of the construction industry, environmental issues including the excessive use of natural aggregate resources and the increasing amount of ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Minimum Shear Reinforcement of Slender Walls with Grade 500 MPa (72.5 Ksi)
           Reinforcing Bars
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONRecently, the use of high-strength reinforcing bars has been investigated for the shear design of reinforced concrete (RC) walls. The use of high-yield-strength reinforcing bars can enhance constructability and economy by reducing the amount of reinforcement required. However, the ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Estimating the Service-Level Cracking Behavior of Deep Beams
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe strut-and-tie methodology is a plasticity-based design approach used for estimating the ultimate limit state of reinforced concrete structures. It is not intended for estimating serviceability limit states. As a result, inadequate serviceability ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Modeling Beam-Membrane Interface in Reinforced Concrete Frames
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn nonlinear finite element analysis, situations often arise where more than one type of element is required to model the structural system. This type of simulation is known as multi-scale or mixed-type modeling and has attracted much research ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Performance Limitations and Detailing of Slender Reinforced
           Concrete Walls
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONField observations of slender wall behavior following the 2010 Maule earthquake in Chile and the 2011 Christchurch earthquake in New Zealand-both in locations where seismic design codes similar to those used in the United States have been adopted-demonstrated the potential for ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Impact of Geometry and Detailing on Drift Capacity of Slender Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONACI 318-14 design provisions for slender walls are based on research that has demonstrated that large lateral drift ratios can be achieved when compression zones in yielding regions are adequately detailed to remain stable (for example, Oesterle et ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shear Testing and Modeling of AASHTO Type II Prestressed Concrete Bridge
           Girders
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONVarious studies reported in the technical literature have examined the shear behavior of prestressed concrete (PC) beams, often motivated by the concern that code design procedures may lead to unconservative designs in some instances. Some of the ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Dynamic Behavior of Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer-Strengthened
           Reinforced Concrete Beams without Stirrups under Impact Loading
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe adoption of adhesively bonded composites to strengthen existing concrete structures has steadily increased because of the advantages of fiber composites,1 including excellent durability, high strength-to-weight ratio, and ease of construction. ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shear Strength of Deep Hollow-Core Slabs
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONHollow-core (HC) slabs date back to 1930s when the German Schaefer and Kuen started producing components similar to what is called a "hollow-core slab" today (ASSAP 2002). In the late 1940s, production of HC slabs started in Europe with an insulated structural slab made of a HC pumice ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Experimental Assessment of T-Shaped Reinforced Concrete Squat Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) T-shaped structural walls are the primary lateral load-carrying element in many structures designed for protective purposes.1 These walls are favored by structural engineers due to their significant stiffness in both ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Reinforced Concrete Shear Design: Shortcomings and Remedy
    • Abstract: Reinforced Concrete Shear Design: Shortcomings and Remedy. Paper by Michael D. KotsovosThe author should be commended for debunking some of the myths associated with shear transfer in structural concrete. The discusser does, however, take issue with the conclusion that cracked concrete in the ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Analytical Model for Rotation Response of Singly Reinforced Flexural
           Members
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe difference between rotations of a reinforced concrete (RC) member at the peak (failure) load and at the yielding load is the rotation capacity, which is a particularly critical factor for redistribution of internal force, energy absorbability, ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Estimated Transfer Lengths of 0.6 in. (15.4 Mm) Grade 350 (2400 MPa)
           Strands in High-Strength Concrete Pretensioned Members
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONRecently, high-strength Grade 350 (2400 MPa) strands have been applied to many civil structures as manufacturing techniques have improved and become commercially available.1 Grade 350 strands in pretensioned concrete structure allows the application ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Boundary Element Detailing in Special Concrete Structural Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) structural walls are commonly used as the lateral-load-resisting system in buildings. In the United States, the seismic design of RC structural walls is largely governed by ACI 318-14.1 When designed in accordance with ACI ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Size Effect on Punching Strength of Reinforced Concrete Slabs with and
           without Shear Reinforcement
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)This discussion adds several references and compares the statistical characteristics of the proposed method with those previously published in Gardner44 for no-moment-transfer punching shear of interior columns.Reviews of codes and tests have been given by ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Strut-and-Tie Model for Punching Failure of Column Footings and Pile Caps
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONPile caps are usually so compact that the whole foundation forms a disturbed region (D-region) with non-linear strain distribution. Normal sectional design methods are therefore not applicable and codes of practice recommend that pile caps be ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Strengthening of Shear Walls Using Wire Ropes as Lateral
           Reinforcement
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) shear walls essentially require the retention of the ductility to withstand large lateral deformation. A structural slender shear wall with an aspect ratio exceeding 2.0 resists lateral loads largely through the internal compressive and tensile stresses ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Comparison of Minimum Vertical Reinforcement Requirements for Reinforced
           Concrete Walls
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) walls with minimum required vertical (or longitudinal) reinforcement are common when the dimensions of the wall are larger than that required for strength, or when axial loads provide sufficient flexural capacity. Requirements of minimum vertical reinforcement ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Seismic Testing of Support Connections in Deep Hollow- Core Floor Units
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONThe use of precast concrete floor units that incorporate a thin in-place topping is a common construction technique world" wide. Along with transferring vertical gravitational actions, floors are required to behave as a horizontal diaphragm to transfer seismically induced inertia and ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shake Table Tests of Post-Installed Anchors with Supplemental Damping
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONPost-installed anchors (expansion, undercut, and bonded) are widely used to connect nonstructural components (NSCs) to reinforced concrete (RC) structures. In the past, extensive research aimed at understanding the behavior of these anchors under monotonic and cyclic shear loading has ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • José Saramago: History, Utopia, and the Necessity of Error
    • Abstract: MARK SABINE, JoséSaramago: History, Utopia, and the Necessity of Error. Oxford: Legenda. 2016. 278 pp. ISBN 978-1-78188-453-9.As Portugal's only winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature thus far, José Saramago has enjoyed a fair amount of scrutiny and interpretation of his multifaceted work. ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Investigation of Corbels Designed According to Strut-and-Tie and Empirical
           Methods
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONCorbels are short cantilevers used to transfer concentrated loads to columns. Figure 1 includes an illustration of a reinforced concrete corbel and some of the relevant nomenclature. Because of the change in geometry and the presence of a concentrated load, corbels demonstrate nonlinear ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Innovative Self-Centering Concrete Beam-Column Connection Reinforced Using
           Shape Memory Alloy
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONAlthough the capacity design philosophy ensures a safe design of reinforced concrete (RC) moment-resisting frames-that is, with a small probability of collapse at design earthquake ground-motion intensities-conventional concrete connections may ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Maximum Torsional Reinforcement of Reinforced Concrete Beams Subjected to
           Pure Torsion
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn design codes such as ACI 318-14,1 EC2-04,2 CSA-14,3 and JSCE-07,4 different equations are used for the shear strength calculation of reinforced concrete (RC) members, while those used to calculate the torsional strength of RC members are almost ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Shear Tests on Composite Dowel Rib Connectors in Cracked Concrete
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn steel-concrete composite girders, rib shear connectors can be used to transfer shear forces between the concrete slab and the steel section. Rib shear connectors are produced in burning regular recesses into the webs of steel members. After ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Reinforced Concrete Structural Walls without Special Boundary Elements
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe use of reinforced concrete structural walls to resist lateral loads from earthquakes and wind in reinforced concrete buildings is common. Walls are typically designed to remain elastic for wind loads; however, during strong earthquake shaking, ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Flexural Testing of Circular Concrete-Filled Tubes without Axial Forces
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe use of concrete-steel composite modules and concrete-filled steel tubes (CFTs) in construction practice is a relatively recent occurrence when compared to traditional structural materials such as reinforced concrete (Probst et al. 2010; Sawab et ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Slabs under Low-Velocity Impact
    • Abstract: The paper presents a series of 15 reinforced concrete (RC) slab tests subjected to low-velocity impacts with different impact energies, diameter, and shape of impactor. The discussion presented herein only refers to flat impactors (Series F). Tests are very well reported and failure was described ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Strengthening of a Bridge Using Post-Tensioned Near.Surface-Mounted Carbon
           Fiber-Reinforced Polymer in Multi-Hazard Environment
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONBecause of the limited budget to maintain the quality and safety of constructed facilities, sustainable infrastructure is a high priority in transportation agencies. Existing bridges are frequently exposed to corrosive environments due to the use of ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Experimental Behavior of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer- Reinforced
           Concrete Columns under Lateral Cyclic Load
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe use of fiber-reinforced polymers (FRPs) as a construction material has increased in recent years, primarily because of their noncorrodible nature and high tensile strength. FRP bars have high strength-to-weight ratios, relatively high fatigue ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Instantaneous Crack Width Calculation for Steel Fiber- Reinforced Concrete
           Flexural Members
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe adoption of steel or polypropylene fibers embedded in concrete in construction practice has grown considerably over the last two or three decades. Applications of the material are now common practice in the Australian infrastructure sector for ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Effect of Types of Concrete on Flexural Behavior of Beams Reinforced with
           High-Strength Steel Bars
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONHigh-strength steel (HSS) conforming to ASTM A1035/ A1035M1 is a valuable alternative to the commonly used Grade 60 (414 MPa) steel due to its high-strength capabilities. Based on previous ACI recommendations, using ASTM A1035 deformed bars as tension reinforcement in flexural members ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Evaluation of Shear Reinforcement Design Limits in High- Strength Concrete
           Beams
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONHigh-strength concrete (HSC) with a compressive strength above 10,000 psi (69 MPa) exhibits more brittle behavior than lower-strength concretes.1 In reinforced concrete, diagonal tension failures are avoided because they can occur with little ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Monitoring Damage in Concrete Columns Using Ultrasonic Tomography
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONQuality control and quality assurance (QC/QA) of infrastructure elements have become an important issue to the United States.1 Specifically, the evaluation of concrete structures immediately after an extreme event, such as an earthquake, to determine extent of internal, non-visible ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Investigation on Punching Behavior of Pile Cap under Column Reinforced by
           Section Steel Truss
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONSince the 1960s, many investigations conducted over nearly half a century have demonstrated that the pile cap during punching failure-a disturbed region-no longer meets the Bernoulli hypothesis of linear strain distribution. Its bearing system has ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Seismic Performance of a Building Subjected to Intermediate Seismic
           Shaking
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONVast regions of the United States and other parts of the world can be classified informally as being regions of moderate or intermediate seismic risk. According to modern U.S. design requirements (IBC 2012; ASCE 7 2010; ACI Committee 318 2011), most new concrete structures in these ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Idealization of Bond Stress-Slip Relationship at Elevated Temperatures
           Based on Pullout Tests
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONA fire can impose detrimental effects on the bond mechanism of reinforced concrete (RC) elements such that in extreme cases, the designed fire resistance might not be satisfied. Although a collapse due to bond degradation in a well-designed RC ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Prediction Model for Development Length of Indented Prestressing Wires
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn pretensioned, prestressed concrete members, transfer length Lt is the length required to transfer the effective prestressing force from prestressing tendons to the concrete. Loading a pretensioned member to its ultimate flexural capacity requires ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Experimental and Analytical Studies on H-Shaped Reinforced Concrete Squat
           Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONNon-rectangular reinforced concrete (RC) squat walls are required in some structural designs, such as the corner of structures and elevator shafts. Particularly, H-shaped squat walls are widely employed in existing buildings as well as ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Long-Term Behavior of Continuous Composite Concrete Slabs with Steel
           Decking
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONComposite flooring systems are widely used in the construction of suspended floors in multi-story buildings worldwide because of their relative efficiency compared to many other flooring systems (Fig. 1(a The steel decking supports the wet concrete ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Eccentric Behavior of Full-Scale Reinforced Concrete Columns with Glass
           Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bars and Ties
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) columns are usually subjected to combinations of axial compression and bending moment, rather than pure axial loading. Bending moments can result from either accidental or intentional load eccentricities and from applied end ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Anchorage of Bundled Bars Grouted in Ducts
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe need to reduce on-site construction time in civil infrastructure has led to an important increase in the use of precast concrete elements (PCEs). PCEs provide structures with higher material quality, better durability, reduced environmental ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Finite Element Simulation and Parametric Study of Anchored
           Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Sheets
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONStrengthening concrete elements using fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) sheets is a recognized and widely used method. The weight advantages of FRP materials over steel, high tensile strength, resistance to corrosion and ability to increase durability ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Risk-Informed Condition Assessment of a Bridge with Alkali-Aggregate
           Reaction
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONWith the aging of infrastructure, alkali-aggregate reaction (AAR) becomes increasingly apparent as most of the structures were built at a time when the nature of the reaction was poorly understood, and standards for the detection of potential AAR in ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Effect of Geometric Scaling on Shear Strength of Reinforced Concrete Beams
           without Stirrups
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONAlthough the work of ACI-ASCE Committee 326 has helped the industry with respect to shear and diagonal tension, there are cases, albeit infrequent, where beams and slabs without stirrups and depths much larger than the depths of the beams considered ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • End-Region Behavior of Pretensioned I-Girders Employing 0.7 in. (17.8 Mm)
           Strands
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONPretensioned concrete bridge girders are currently fabricated using 0.5 or 0.6 in. (12.7 or 15.2 mm) diameter prestressing strands. In recent years, however, it has become of interest to use 0.7 in. (17.8 mm) diameter seven-wire strands in pretensioned elements. These larger-diameter ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Letter from the Editor-in-Chief
    • Abstract: This issue (Volume 115, No. 1) marks a new era in the evolution of the ACI Structural Journal. ACI began publishing in 1905 with the Proceedings of the First Convention of the National Association of Cement Users, which was held in Indianapolis, IN. For the next century, ACI has continued to ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer-Strengthened Reinforced Concrete Beams
           Subjected to Differential Settlement
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe condition of soil strata is important for structural design because their deformation can result in unfavorable distress-namely, deflections and stresses. Excessive settlement degrades the functionality of constructed facilities from ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Behavior of Straight and T-Headed ASTM A1035/A1035M Bar Splices in
           Flexural Members
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONInterest has increased in recent years in the use of high-strength reinforcement in structural concrete to facilitate construction operations and decrease congestion in heavily reinforced concrete members (ACI Innovation Task Group 6 2010). ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Biaxial Interaction and Load Contour Method of Reinforced Concrete
           T-Shaped Structural Walls
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn high-rise buildings, nonplanar walls with various section geometries, such as T-shaped, C-shaped, and L-shaped cross sections, have been used as efficient lateral force-resisting structures against earthquake and wind loads. Such nonplanar walls ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Stepwise Bond Model Including Unconfined and Partially Confined Hooks
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe present research aims at providing a research tool as a substitution to lab experimentation. Therefore, this analytical tool should be able to simulate a range of configurations regardless of whether they are currently common in practice. ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Three-Dimensional Grid Strut-and-Tie Model Approach in Structural Concrete
           Design
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe strut-and-tie model approach for disturbed regions (D-regions) in structural concrete promotes a better understanding of load-transfer mechanisms and structural behavior, and it improves the designers' ability to handle the often complex and ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Modeling Time-Dependent Deformations: Application for Reinforced Concrete
           Beams with Recycled Concrete Aggregates
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONPrevious research on the numerical modeling of timedependent deformations of concrete structures is extensive and has included both fiber element (that is, layered) as well as continuum finite element approaches (for example, Lou et al. [2016], ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Tests of Short Headed Bars with Anchor Reinforcement Used in
           Beam-to-Column Joints
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONA number of design guidelines are currently available to assess the performance of headed bars used in beam-column joints. ACI 318-141 allows the assumption that headed bars are equivalent to hooks or bends provided that ldt > d/1.5, and the bars ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Shear-Friction Strength of Low-Rise Walls with 550 MPa (80 Ksi)
           Reinforcing Bars under Cyclic Loading
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn the construction of nuclear power plants (NPPs), many large-diameter reinforcing bars are used for thick reinforced concrete (RC) walls, which can cause bar congestion. Such bar congestion significantly degrades the constructability and economy ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Practicability of Large-Scale Reinforced Concrete Beams Using Grade 80
           Stirrups
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONMany studies on high-strength and high-performance concrete have been extensively carried out over the last 30 years. Subsequently, high-strength concrete of over 80 MPa (11.6 ksi) has been used in design practice. However, contrary to high-strength concrete, a few studies have been ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Verification of Three-Dimensional Grid Strut-and-Tie Model Approach in
           Structural Concrete
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONIn the paper by Yun et al. (2017), the limitations of the strut-and-tie model approach in current U.S. design codes and guidelines with respect to the construction of the strutand-tie model, selection of the strut-and-tie model's structural type, ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Seismic Performance of Innovative Reinforced Concrete Coupling
           Beam-Double-Beam Coupling Beam
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONReinforced concrete (RC) structural walls are used commonly as the primary seismic-force-resisting system in buildings. Based on the architectural requirements, these walls often have numerous openings for features such as elevators, windows, and doors, which divide a single wall into ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Long-Term Multipliers and Deformability of Fiber- Reinforced Polymer
           Prestressed Concrete
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONTo increase the durability of prestressed concrete bridges, it has been proposed to use advanced composites instead of conventional steel strands.1,2 Fiber-reinforced polymers (FRP), comprising synthetic fibers and a resin matrix, are promising ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Thermomechanical Relaxation of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened with
           Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONFor the last two decades, carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) sheets have been employed to strengthen existing structural members. Although susceptible to elevated temperatures, these polymer-based materials are usable for buildings that are ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Use of Anchored Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Strips for Shear
           Strengthening of Large Girders
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONMany structures in the United States are reaching their expected service life due to increasing load demands, occupancy requirements, exposure to corrosive environments, and sometimes-inadequate structural designs. The costs associated with replacing a large element in a bridge or a ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Nonlinear Backbone Modeling of Concrete Columns Retrofitted with
           Fiber-Reinforced Polymer or Steel Jackets
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONThe potential for failure of nonductile columns with details that do not conform to modern building codes has been recognized for many years. With local retrofitting such as external jacketing, the behavior of nonductile columns can be greatly improved, providing benefits to the global ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • A New Approach to Modeling Tension Stiffening in Reinforced Concrete
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONLoad sharing approachUnder service loads, the stiffness of a reinforced concrete (RC) member is strongly affected by the sharing of tension forces between the reinforcement and the concrete within the cracked region of the member (that is, the ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Seismic Performance of Reinforced Concrete Columns with Lap Splices in
           Plastic Hinge Region
    • Abstract: (ProQuest: denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe seismic performance of reinforced concrete (RC) columns such as ductility and energy dissipation capacity can be degraded when lap splices of longitudinal reinforcing bars are located in the plastic hinge zone. For this reason, in ACI 318-14,1 ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Time-Dependent Buckling Testing of Eccentrically Loaded Slender
           High-Strength Concrete Panels
    • Abstract: INTRODUCTIONThe use of high-strength concrete (HSC), whose compressive strength is over 55 MPa (7975 psi), has been rapidly growing over the past decades due to its superior properties such as higher strength, improved durability, and lighter-weight construction in comparison to conventional ... (Publication: ACI Structural Journal)
      PubDate: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -050
       
 
 
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