Dead-Load Stress in Model Dams by Method of Integration

by J.M. Raphael,

Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1961, Vol. 87, Issue 6, Pg. 31-46

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: For massive structures of gravity dams, dead load stresses form most important fraction of total stress in body; experimental methods to determine dead load stresses in structural models are reviewed: new experimental technique termed method of integration is described; method can be used to study alternative construction procedures to result in desired pattern of dead-load stress.

Subject Headings: Dead loads | Stress analysis | Construction methods | Gravity loads | Gravity dams | Model analysis | Hydraulic models | Structural models

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