1 College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Hainan University, Haikou 570028, China;
2 School of Civil Engineering and Transportation, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510640, China
Deferent types of reinforced concrete beams wrapped with GFRP pultruded profiles and a control RC beam are tested under three points loading.
The moment-curvature curves of all tested beams are obtained based on the experimental study. The change characteristics of flexural stiffness for tested beams are analyzed, and the short-term flexural stiffness formula is derived.
Finally the computed values of midspan deflection for tested beams are achieved.
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