Master of Science
B. T. Yen
Both the static and fatigue behavior of plate girders are influenced by the stiffeners. Girder strength could be substantially increased by the proper use of stiffners. The objective of this thesis is to review the requirements for stiffeners of welded plate girders.
Huang, Joseph J. S., "Stiffener requirements for plate girders" (1968). Theses and Dissertations. 3622.