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Structures is published in collaboration with Elsevier. The journal has an Impact Factor of 4.010 and is indexed in SCI-E and Scopus.

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Editor's Choice articles are available free of charge for six months, sharing some of the best research published in Structures.

Shear enhancement in RC beams without shear reinforcement simultaneously loaded within 2d and at 3d from supports

The featured article for Volume 42 (August 2022) of Structures was chosen by Associate Editor, Lei Wang. He has chosen an article that shows the increase in shear resistance for reinforced concrete beams. This is of relevance as it relates to UK code BS8110 and shows differences between its outline and those featured in Eurocode 2.

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