Uniform Load on a Slab or Plate Stiffened by Beams

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Uniform Load on a Slab or Plate Stiffened by Beams

The Structural Engineer
Uniform Load on a Slab or Plate Stiffened by Beams
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Holmes, M

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The paper describes a method of analysis for beam and slab (or plate) systems. The theoretical analysis in its general form may be used to solve various loading conditions, but the computational work tends to be excessive. For the particular case of a uniform load over the whole area of the stiffened slab, however, the results of the analysis may be expressed as a set of coefficients the values of which may be represented graphically. For uniform loading, therefore, the method of analysis is suitable for design purposes. M. Holmes

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