BeamFiberMaterial2dPS

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alimohammadian
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BeamFiberMaterial2dPS

Post by alimohammadian » Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:32 am

I want to model a simple RC circular column. Do BeamFiberMaterial2dPS and PlasticDamageConcretePlaneStress work?!!

selimgunay
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Re: BeamFiberMaterial2dPS

Post by selimgunay » Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:46 am

If you are using a line element and fiber sections, you should use uniaxial materials. There are specific materials for concrete and steel. Two examples in the links below and there are others as well.

https://opensees.berkeley.edu/wiki/inde ... _Softening

https://opensees.berkeley.edu/wiki/inde ... _Hardening

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