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Procedures to Verify Rotation Capacity

  • U. Kuhlmann
  • F. Kühnemund
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 419)

Abstract

This document compares the definition and the verification of rotation capacity of steel joints and members and suggests a coherent definition. It describes the verification procedure of rotation capacity for members and joints and points out how deemed-tosatisfy criteria can be derived from scientific investigations. Finally special attention is given to component tests and theoretical studies aiming at the determination of their load deformation behaviour. The dominant influence of the component “column web in compression” is given special consideration when the rotation capacity of a joint is derived.

Keywords

Axial Force Ultimate Load Plastic Hinge Deformation Capacity Steel Joint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Kuhlmann
    • 1
  • F. Kühnemund
    • 1
  1. 1.University of StuttgartStuttgartGermany

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