INTRODUCTION


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INTRODUCTION
INTRODUCTIONThe strength design method, initially called the ultimate strength design method, was originated by F. Stussi in 1931 [4.1] for design of reinforced concrete and prestressed concrete beams. Gradually, it became an accepted method for designing reinforced and prestressed concrete structures, and incorporated in the ACI Code [4.2]. Strength design method is also permitted by the design codes for reinforced masonry structures as incorporated in the MSJC-08 Code [
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Narendra Taly, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE: Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures, Second Edition. INTRODUCTION, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export