Performance, Protection and Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading

Volume 82

doi: 10.4028/

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Authors: Kunhwi Kim, John E. Bolander, Yun Mook Lim

Abstract: The mechanical properties of concrete materials vary with the loading rate underdynamic conditions, which can influence the dynamic fracture...

Authors: Norimitsu Kishi, Yusuke Kurihashi, Sara Ghadimi Khasraghy, Hiroshi Mikami

Abstract: A numerical analysis method for rectangular reinforced concrete slabs under falling-weight impact loading is established. The proposed...

Authors: Ben M. Punton, Mike P. Byfield, Peter P. Smith

Abstract: The primary function of any designed structure is to be able to support pre-determined static loads which allow the building to be occupied...

Authors: Vicenç Torra, Antonio Isalgue, Carlota Auguet, Guillem Carreras, Fabio Casciati, Francisco C. Lovey, Patrick Terriault

Abstract: Guaranteeing the use of Shape Memory Alloys (SMA) in mitigation of extreme load effects requires a deep study of the SMA behavior according...

Authors: Laurent Daudeville, Jessica Haelewyn, Philippe Marin, Serguei Potapov

Abstract: The efficiency of the discrete element method for studying the fracture of heterogeneous media has been demonstrated, but it is limited by...

Authors: Giovanni Belingardi, Jovan Obradovic

Abstract: In recent decades, improvement of crashworthiness has been achieved by using composite materials, able to absorb large amounts of energy...

Authors: Sripad S. Tokekar, Maloy K. Singha, Narinder K. Gupta

Abstract: An experimental investigation on the lateral collapse behaviour of woven fabric glass/epoxy composite tubes under quasi-static and impact...

Authors: Pamela Bonalumi, Matteo Colombo, Cesare Comina, Marco di Prisco, Sebastiano Foti, Andrea Galli

Abstract: Preliminary results from a series of blast tests within a buried pipeline are reported. The paper is mainly focused on the characterization...

Authors: Riccardo Andreotti, Gianmario Riganti, Marco Boniardi

Abstract: This paper presents the results of the numerical simulation of the 1993 terrorist attack at the New York World Trade Center. Aim of this...

Authors: Liu Chang, Tan Kang Hai, Fung Tat Ching, Andrew Tyas

Abstract: This study presents the development of a finite element model with the capability to simulate and analyse the response of steel bolted...


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