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|Title:||Design of blast-loaded glazing windows and facades: a review of essential requirements towards standardization|
|Authors:||LARCHER MARTIN; ARRIGONI Michel; BEDON Chiara; VAN DOORMAAL Ans; HABERACKER Christoph; HÜSKEN Götz; MILLON Oliver; SAARENHEIMO Arja; SOLOMOS George; THAMIE Laurent; VALSAMOS GEORGIOS; WILLIAMS Andy; STOLZ Alexander|
|Citation:||ADVANCES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING vol. 2016 p. 2604232|
|Publisher:||HINDAWI PUBLISHING CORPORATION|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||The determination of the blast protection level of laminated glass windows and façades is of crucial importance, and it is normally done by using experimental investigations. In recent years numerical methods have become much more powerful also with respect to this kind of application. This paper attempts to give a first idea of a possible standardisation concerning such numerical simulations. Attention is drawn to the representation of the blast loading and of the behaviour of the material of the mentioned products, to the geometrical meshing, as well as to the modelling of the connections of the glass components to the main structure. The need to validate the numerical models against reliable experimental data, some of which are indicated, is underlined.|
|JRC Directorate:||Space, Security and Migration|
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