beam test

beam test

[′bēm ‚test]
(civil engineering)
A test of the flexural strength (modulus of rupture) of concrete from measurements on a standard reinforced concrete beam.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

beam test

A test of the flexural strength (modulus of rupture) of concrete from measurements on a standard unreinforced concrete beam.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The balance beam test was used as described by Prasad and Muralidhara (18) with minor modifications (19).
Labibzadeh (2015) and Labibzadeh and Elahifar (2015) have employed the CDP model for the numerical simulation of the strengthened RC slabs with CFRPs and calibrated the input parameters using some different tests such as biaxial compression test, three-point bending concrete beam test and four-point bending reinforced concrete beam test.
Motor function was assessed using a beam walking test and balance beam test on 0 d (day), 3 d, and 7 d after induction.
The short beam test was used to compute the interlaminar shear strength (ILSS) according to the ASTM D2344 standard (10 tests per material).
Both components are made with structural CFRP, whose mechanical properties have been examined in Section 2 using the Oberst beam test method.
For steel fiber-reinforced concrete beams, shear strength was lower than found in the beam test. For beams without stirrups, shear strength evaluated was not higher than 54% of shear strength obtained during testing.
In the industrial outskirts of Padua, Italy, about 40 kilometres west of Venice, the long white buildings of the PRIMA Neutral Beam Test Facility are now ready to receive equipment, after a little over a year of construction activity.
The experimental setup used for the proton beam test is shown in Figure 1.
A picture of the beam test arrangement is placed in Fig.
Gianluigi Arduini, deputy head of hardware commissioning for the LHC, told BBC News the beam test showed that the collider's machinery was operating properly.
Designation [H.sub.2]/[H.sub.1] 1 SCC 1 0.81 2 SCC 2 0.81 3 SCC 3 0.80 4 SCC 4 0.82 5 SCC 5 0.83 6 SCC 1 F 0.81 7 SCC 2 F 0.80 8 SCC 3 F 0.80 9 SCC 4 F 0.82 10 SCC 5F 0.82 Table 5: Results of Beam Test. Ultimate Max.