Flat slab system is an important division of concrete floor system. A civil engineer must know all the aspects regarding the flat floor system. Here, we have tried to gather various reading materials available in the web about flat slab floor system in one place. These materials are originally located at different websites. A civil engineer should study these lectures and materials for structural engineering acumen.

Flat Slab Analysis and Design PDF

Flat Slab Design PDF 1

This pdf lecture is created by Eng. Julius J. Nalitolela for the department of civil engineering of Mbeya University of science and Technology. Here the following topics of flat plate slab is discussed:

  • Definition
  • Dimensional considerations
  • Analysis
  • Design and detailing for bending moments
  • shear forces and shear resistance
  • crack control
  • design procedure
  • deflection control
  • design procedure
  • Example


 

Flat Slab Design PDF 2

This PDF resource is named as "Design and detailing of Flat Slab" and published in 27 february 2002. Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Benifits
  • Design Considerations
  • Design Methodology
  • Analysis of flat slab
  • Detailing


 

Flat Slab Design PDF 3

This PDF file contains a chapter of 23 pages with various aspects of flat slabs including four example of flat slab design. The PDF covers the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • Properties of flat slab
  • Determination of bending moment and shear force
  • The direct design method
  • Equilibrium frame method
  • Slab Reinforcement
  • Example 1.1
  • Example 1.2
  • Example 1.3
  • Example 1.4
  • 3 review question


 

Flat Slab Design Lecture 4

This PDF file contains a chapter named "Design of Flat Slabs" of 23 pages with various aspects of flat slabs including four example of flat slab design. The PDF covers the following topics:

  • Definitions
  • Analysis of flat slabs
  • Design of flat slabs
  • Step by step design procedure for flat slabs
  • Example 1
  • Tables