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ISRN Civil Engineering
Volume 2011, Article ID 656401, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/656401
Research Article

True Stress-True Strain Models for Structural Steel Elements

1AMEC Earth and Environmental, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6B 3P6
2Department of Civil Engineering, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4L7

Received 19 April 2011; Accepted 30 May 2011

Academic Editor: D. Li

Copyright © 2011 P. Arasaratnam et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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