Modelling of strengthening of concrete beams with FRP in Ansys software

openaccess, Vol. 603 (11) 2022 / wtorek, 29 listopada, 2022

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DOI: 10.15199/33.2022.11.54

Kowalski Damian, Selejdak Jacek. 2022. Modelling of strengthening of concrete beams with FRP in Ansys software. Volume 603. Issue 11. Pages 188-191. Article in PDF file

Accepted for publication: 07.10.2022 r.

The purpose of this article is to confirm an accuracy of Cohesive Zone Model (CZM) implemented in Ansys for modelling concrete beams strengthened with fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) tapes. Only mode II of debonding was taken into account, which is sufficient for a case of bent beam strengthened with FRP tape glued to its bottom. Results show satisfying coincidence of used model with experimental data and therefore confirm usefulness of CZM for solving the above mentioned problems.
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mgr inż. Damian Kowalski, Częstochowa University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering ORCID: 0000-0002-0257-7644
dr hab. inż. Jacek Selejdak, prof. uczelni, Częstochowa University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering ORCID: 0000-0001-9854-5962

mgr inż. Damian Kowalski, Częstochowa University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering ORCID: 0000-0002-0257-7644

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DOI: 10.15199/33.2022.11.54

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