Concrete-filled double skin tube columns subjected to lateral impact loading: Experimental and numerical study
Aghdamy, Sanam (2016) Concrete-filled double skin tube columns subjected to lateral impact loading: Experimental and numerical study. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
This research treats the lateral impact behaviour of composite columns, which find increasing use as bridge piers and building columns. It offers (1) innovative experimental methods for testing structural columns, (2) dynamic computer simulation techniques as a viable tool in analysis and design of such columns and (3) significant new information on their performance which can be used in design. The research outcomes will enable to protect lives and properties against the risk of vehicular impacts caused either accidentally or intentionally.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Thambiratnam, David & Dhanasekar, Manicka|
|Keywords:||Concrete-filled double skin tube, Lateral impact, Experimental testing, Horizontal impact testing, Finite element analysis, Failure mechanism, Parametric sensitivity analysis, Comparative analysis|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||05 May 2016 00:30|
|Last Modified:||05 May 2016 00:30|
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