Mechanics of Composite Materials

, Volume 32, Issue 2, pp 122–129 | Cite as

Effect of steel fibers on the design stress—Strain curve for high strength concrete subjected to axial compression

  • L. Taerwe
  • A. Van Gysel


Axial Compression Steel Fiber Strength Concrete High Strength Concrete Design Stress 


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  • L. Taerwe
  • A. Van Gysel

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