Reports

CFSRC reports are permanently archived and maintained at DSpace in the Johns Hopkins University library system. The collection is searchable and full PDFs of all reports are available.

In addition a direct link to the CFSRC reports is maintained here:

Torabian, S., Zheng, B., Shifferaw, Y., Schafer, B.W. (2016) Direct Strength Prediction of Cold-Formed Steel Beam-Columns Final Report R-2016-01

Leng, J. (2015) Simulation of cold-formed steel structures Thesis/Final Report R-2015-01

Peterman, K.D. (2014) Behavior of Full-Scale Cold-Formed Steel Buildings under Seismic Excitations Thesis/Final Report R-2014-01

Peterman, K.D., Schafer, B.W. (2013) Hysteretic shear response of fasteners connecting sheathing to cold-formed steel studs CFS-NEES Report RR04 R-2013-01

Schafer, B.W. (2013) Sheathing Braced Design of Wall Studs Final Report R-2013-02

Peterman, K.D. (2012) Experiments on the Stability of Sheathed Cold-Formed Steel Studs Under Axial Load and Bending Thesis/Final Report R-2012-01

Post, B. (2012) Fastener Spacing Study of Cold-Formed Steel Wall Studs Using Finite Strip and Finite Element Methods Report R-2012-02

Ayhan, D., Schafer, B.W. (2012) Moment-Rotation Characterization of Cold-Formed Steel Beams CFS-NEES Report RR02 R-2012-03

Liu, P., Peterman, K.D., Schafer, B.W. (2012) Test Report on Cold-Formed Steel Shear Walls CFS-NEES Report RR03 R-2012-04

Vieira, L. (2011) Behavior and Design of Sheathed Cold-Formed Steel Stud Walls under Compression Thesis/Final Report R-2011-01

Madsen, R.L., Nakata, N., Schafer, B.W. (2011) CFS-NEES Building Structural Design Narrative CFS-NEES Report RR01 R-2011-02

Schafer, B.W., Vieira, L., Iourio, O. (2008) AISI Design Methods for Sheathing Braced Design of Wall Studs in Compression Progress Report R-2008-01

Guan, Y., Schafer, B.W. (2008) Analytical Study on Rotational Restraint of Sheathing Final Report R-2008-02

Moen, C.D. (2008) Direct Strength Design of Cold-Formed Steel Members with Perforations Thesis/Final Report R-2008-03

Shifferaw, Y., Schafer, B.W. (2008) Inelastic Bending Capacity in Cold-Formed Steel Members Report R-2008-04

Schafer, B.W., Sangree, R.H., Guan, Y. (2007) Experiments on Rotational Restraint of Sheathing Final Report R-2007-01

Yu, C., Schafer, B.W. (2005) Distortional Buckling of Cold-Formed Steel Members in Bending Final Report R-2005-01

Schafer, B.W., Yu, C. (2002) Test Verification of the Effect of Stress Gradient on Webs of Cees and Zee Sections Final Report R-2002-01

Schafer, B.W. (2000) Distortional Buckling of Cold-Formed Steel Columns Final Report R-2000-01