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 JAMP  Vol.8 No.11 , November 2020
Verifying a Finite Element Analysis Methodology with Reinforced Concrete Beam Experiments
Abstract:
This paper verifies the accuracy of a methodology recently proposed on reinforced concrete beam tested in flexure available from literature. This was implemented using the general purpose FEA software Abaqus. A very good agreement between numerical and experimental study was obtained. The compression failure, tension failure matched with experimental findings which shows the applicability of the methodology.
Keywords: Numerical, Abaqus, CDP
Cite this paper: Revanna, N. , Moy, C. and Krevaikas, T. (2020) Verifying a Finite Element Analysis Methodology with Reinforced Concrete Beam Experiments. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics, 8, 2549-2556. doi: 10.4236/jamp.2020.811190.
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