Diaphragms play a fundamental role in the structural system of any building. This new guide by FPInnovations presents the most up-to-date research related to mass-timber diaphragms and offers possible approaches for analyzing and designing them.
This in-depth guide on mass timber diaphragms includes chapters on the following topics:
1. Types of mass timber diaphragms
2. Analysis of mass timber diaphragms
3. Stiffness and slip of mass timber connections: codes and standards perspective
4. Performance of connections in mass timber diaphragms
5. Experimental and analytical performance of mass timber diaphragms
6. Diaphragm design