ID 1269


Investigation on Growth of Initial Cracks in Hybrid Beams



Dai-hua Zheng 1), Qing-sheng Yang 2), Pei-xun Li 1) and Qing-hua Qin 3)

1) Engineering Structure Institute of Central Research Institute of Building & Construction, Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, Beijing, China(100088)

2) Department of Civil Engineering, Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China(100044)

3) Department of Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering, The University of Sydney,

Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia


Keywords: FRP plate, hybrid structures, energy release rate, initial cracks, FEM