Two-Dimensional Linear Elastic Analyses—Slice Method

  • Fernando A. N. SilvaEmail author
  • Bernardo Horowitz
  • João M. P. Q. Delgado
  • António C. Azevedo
Part of the Building Pathology and Rehabilitation book series (BUILDING, volume 10)


The initial procedure used in the structural analysis of reinforced concrete silo groups is to remove a horizontal slice of unit height from the group of cells, as shown in perspective in Fig. 3.1, and study it for the various expected loading cases.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando A. N. Silva
    • 1
    Email author
  • Bernardo Horowitz
    • 2
  • João M. P. Q. Delgado
    • 3
  • António C. Azevedo
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringCatholic University of PernambucoBoa Vista, RecifeBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringFederal University of PernambucoRecifeBrazil
  3. 3.Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of PortoPortoPortugal
  4. 4.Faculty of Engineering, CONSTRUCT-LFCUniversity of PortoPortoPortugal

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