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Hysteretic behaviour of metal connectors for hybrid (high- and low-grade mixed species) cross laminated timber

@article{Mahdavifar2017HystereticBO,
  title={Hysteretic behaviour of metal connectors for hybrid (high- and low-grade mixed species) cross laminated timber},
  author={Vahid Mahdavifar and Andre R. Barbosa and Arijit Sinha and Lech Muszyński and Rakesh Gupta},
  journal={arXiv: Applied Physics},
  year={2017}
}
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a prefabricated solid engineered wood product made of at least three orthogonally bonded layers of solid-sawn lumber that are laminated by gluing longitudinal and transverse layers with structural adhesives to form a solid panel. Previous studies have shown that the CLT buildings can perform well in seismic loading and are recognized as the essential role of connector performance in structural design, modelling, and analysis of CLT buildings. When CLT is composed… 

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