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Boundary element analysis of reinforced concrete structural elements

Ameen, Mohammed and Prasad, Raghu BK and Gopialakrishnan, AR (2009) Boundary element analysis of reinforced concrete structural elements. In: Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, 33 (3). pp. 263-270.

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Abstract

A simple and practical technique for the discrete representation of reinforcement in two-dimensional boundary element analysis of reinforced concrete structural elements is presented. The bond developed over the surface of contact between the reinforcing steel and concrete is represented using fictitious one-dimensional spring elements. Potentials of the model developed are demonstrated using a number of numerical examples. The results are seen to be in good agreement with the results obtained using standard finite element software.

Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Elsevier Science.
Keywords: Boundary element method; Reinforced concrete;Line inhomogeneities in elastic continuum
Department/Centre: Division of Mechanical Sciences > Civil Engineering
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2009 05:45
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2010 05:28
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ernet.in/id/eprint/19490

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