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ACI 447.1R

Report on the Modeling Techniques Used in Finite Element Simulations of Concrete Structures Strengthened Using Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Materials

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Organization: ACI
Publication Date: 1 August 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 24
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This report summarizes the latest research for the FE modeling techniques of FRP-strengthened RC members, and attempts to provide general guidelines and recommendations on the best modeling practices that capture the complex phenomenon of concrete cracking and crushing, concrete shear retention, concrete fracture energy, steel-to-concrete bond behavior, FRP-to-concrete interface, FRP debonding failure modes, and issues related to FE mesh dependency.

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ACI 447.1R
August 1, 2018
Report on the Modeling Techniques Used in Finite Element Simulations of Concrete Structures Strengthened Using Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Materials
This report summarizes the latest research for the FE modeling techniques of FRP-strengthened RC members, and attempts to provide general guidelines and recommendations on the best modeling practices...

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