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Seismic Design of Reinforced Masonry Shear-wall Structures
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Experiment-19: Cyclic Tests of Fixed-fixed CMU Wall Specimen UT-PBS-02 at UT Austin
Experiment Type: Large Scale
Description: The shear-wall specimen UT-PBS-02 with aspect ratio of 1.0 and axial load of 103 kips tested at UT Austin used nominal 8- x 8- x 16-in. lightweight concrete masonry units (ASTM C90); coarse grout by proportion (ASTM C476); and ASTM C270 Type S cement-lime mortar by proportion.

This folder contains all the design details, material properties, and data obtained during the test.
Dates: December 01, 2011 - December 13, 2012
Facility: University of Texas at Austin, TX, United States
Specimen Type: CMU Wall-UT-PBS-02
Material: CMU Wall CMU Wall (view)
Sensors: UT-PBS-02
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Tags (keywords):
  1. Shear Wall
  2. quasi-static
  3. Masonry
  4. reinforced masonry
Cite this work:
Farhad Ahmadi, Richard Klingner (2013). "Cyclic Tests of Fixed-fixed CMU Wall Specimen UT-PBS-02 at UT Austin", Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (distributor), Dataset, DOI:10.4231/D3NK3650R