The book Reinforced Concrete Design - Third Edition has been specially designed for students of engineering who are studying reinforced concrete design. This book not only provides a theoretical explanation but also serves as a guide for practice. This edition of the book is updated according to the latest changes and follows the provisions of IS 456:2000. This book is equipped with detailed explanations, techniques and various examples. Moreover, there is distinctive coverage of Earthquake resistant design, Structural systems, Green buildings, Good detailing and Construction practice. This book comes with 98 Solved examples, 288 Review problems and 127 Chapter-end exercises.
The chapters in this book include Reinforced Concrete Structures, Basic Material Properties, Basic Design Concepts, Behavior in Flexure, Design of Beams and One-Way Slabs for Flexure, Good Detailing and Construction Practices, and special provisions for Earthquake-Resistant Design. There is also detailed discussion on the topics of Strut-and-Tie method, Yield line theory, and Modified compression field theory.
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This paperback book is available online, listed with the ISBN 10 number of 007014110X and ISBN 13 number of 978-0070141100.