Bollettino n. 45

Practitioner’s guide to finite element modeling of reinforced concrete structures



1. Introduction

2. Design using linear stress analysis

3. Essential non-linear modeling concepts

4. Analysis and design of frame structures using non-linear models

5. Analysis and design of surface and solid structures using non–linear models

6. Advanced modeling and analysis concepts

7. Benchmark tests and validation procedures

8. Strut-and-tie modeling

9. Special purpose design methods for surface structures

10. Concluding remarks