FRACTURE ASSESSMENT METHODS FOR STEEL AND CONCRETE STRUCTURES: CONTRASTS AND SIMILARITIES

E. Smith        

Anales de la Mecánica de la Fractura, nº 10 . 1993 . Pág. 1 -12
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Resumen: A comparison is made of the approaches that are being used to assess the integrity of steel and concrete structures. The paper attempts to draw general parallels and emphasize contrasts, while at the same time indicating the reasons for the different approaches. An importanl objective is to project the view that decided advantages are lo be gained by workers in the concrete field keeping a close watch on developments in the stccls field, and vice-versa, so as lo capilalize upon thinking in the other field.

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Materials Science Centre. UMIS - Manchester University. Grosvenor Street, Manchester, Ml 7HS, UK