First Quarter Engineering Journal Now Available

The first quarter 2019 issue of AISC's Engineering Journal is now available at You can view, download and print the current edition.

Articles in this issue include:

  • "Discussion: Observations from Cyclic Tests on Deep, Wide-Flange Beam-Columns" by Bruce F. Maison

  • "Clearance for Welded Joints" by Bo Dowswell

  • "Post-Buckling Mechanics of a Square Slender Steel Plate in Pure Shear" by Maria E. Moreyra Garlock, Spencer E. Quiel, Peter Y. Wang, José Alós-Moya and Jonathan D. Glassman

  • "Complementary Evaluation of Diagonal Tension Field Inclination Angle in Steel Plate Shear Walls" by Yushan Fu and Michel Bruneau

You can search the complete EJ archive at Current and past articles are free to AISC members and ePubs subscribers, and are available for purchase to non-members. For subscription questions, contact

Is there a steel design topic that you would like to see addressed in more detail? EJ is always looking for ideas for papers. Authors interested in submitting papers should contact Margaret Matthew, editor, at