Fundamentals Of Structural Engineering

Author: Jerome J. Connor
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319243314
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Fundamentals Of Structural Engineering from the Author: Jerome J. Connor. This updated textbook provides a balanced, seamless treatment of both classic, analytic methods and contemporary, computer-based techniques for conceptualizing and designing a structure. New to the second edition are treatments of geometrically nonlinear analysis and limit analysis based on nonlinear inelastic analysis. Illustrative examples of nonlinear behavior generated with advanced software are included. The book fosters an intuitive understanding of structural behavior based on problem solving experience for students of civil engineering and architecture who have been exposed to the basic concepts of engineering mechanics and mechanics of materials. Distinct from other undergraduate textbooks, the authors of Fundamentals of Structural Engineering, 2/e embrace the notion that engineers reason about behavior using simple models and intuition they acquire through problem solving. The perspective adopted in this text therefore develops this type of intuition by presenting extensive, realistic problems and case studies together with computer simulation, allowing for rapid exploration of how a structure responds to changes in geometry and physical parameters. The integrated approach employed in Fundamentals of Structural Engineering, 2/e make it an ideal instructional resource for students and a comprehensive, authoritative reference for practitioners of civil and structural engineering.

Building Materials And Structural Engineering Ii

Author: B. Xu
Publisher: Trans Tech Publication
ISBN: 9783037857533
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Building Materials And Structural Engineering Ii from the Author: B. Xu. Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 2nd International Conference on Building Materials and Structural Engineering (BMSE2013), May 24-25, 2013, Beijing, China. The 54 papers are grouped as follows: Chapter 1: Research on Building Engineering and Building Materials; Chapter 2: Structures Engineering; Chapter 3: Research on Applied Materials; Chapter 4: Related Topics.

Structural Engineering Mechanics And Computation

Author: A. Zingoni
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080541921
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Structural Engineering Mechanics And Computation from the Author: A. Zingoni. Following on from the International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, held in Cape Town in April 2001, this book contains the Proceedings, in two volumes. There are over 170 papers written by Authors from around 40 countries worldwide. The contributions include 6 Keynote Papers and 12 Special Invited Papers. In line with the aims of the SEMC 2001 International Conference, and as may be seen from the List of Contents, the papers cover a wide range of topics under a variety of themes. There is a healthy balance between papers of a theoretical nature, concerned with various aspects of structural mechanics and computational issues, and those of a more practical nature, addressing issues of design, safety and construction. As the contributions in these Proceedings show, new and more efficient methods of structural analysis and numerical computation are being explored all the time, while exciting structural materials such as glass have recently come onto the scene. Research interest in the repair and rehabilitation of existing infrastructure continues to grow, particularly in Europe and North America, while the challenges to protect human life and property against the effects of fire, earthquakes and other hazards are being addressed through the development of more appropriate design methods for buildings, bridges and other engineering structures.

Strength Of Materials And Structural Engineering Mg University Kottayam

Author: S.S. Bhavikatti
Publisher: Vikas Publishing House
ISBN: 9325982269
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Strength Of Materials And Structural Engineering Mg University Kottayam from the Author: S.S. Bhavikatti. This book is written as per Mahatma Gandhi University syllabus for Civil Engineering branch. The book is written in S I units. Notations used are as per Indian Standard Codes. This book will also be useful for students studying in other universities across India since there is not much difference in syllabi of their state. The subject is developed systematically, using good number of figures and simple English. At the end of each chapter a set of problems are presented with answer so that the students can check their ability to solve problems. To enhance the ability of students to answer semester and examinations a set of descriptive type, fill in the blanks type, identifying true/ false type and multiple choice questions are also presented. Key Features • 100% coverage of new syllabus • Emphasis on practice of numerical for guaranteed success in exams • Lucidity and simplicity maintained throughout • Nationally acclaimed author of over 40 books

Probabilistic Methods In Structural Engineering

Author: Guiliano Augusti
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780412222306
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Probabilistic Methods In Structural Engineering from the Author: Guiliano Augusti. This book presents the most important applications of probablistic and statistical approaches and procedures to structural engineering.

Insights And Innovations In Structural Engineering Mechanics And Computation

Author: Alphose Zingoni
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317280628
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Insights And Innovations In Structural Engineering Mechanics And Computation from the Author: Alphose Zingoni. Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation comprises 360 papers that were presented at the Sixth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2016, Cape Town, South Africa, 5-7 September 2016). The papers reflect the broad scope of the SEMC conferences, and cover a wide range of engineering structures (buildings, bridges, towers, roofs, foundations, offshore structures, tunnels, dams, vessels, vehicles and machinery) and engineering materials (steel, aluminium, concrete, masonry, timber, glass, polymers, composites, laminates, smart materials). Some contributions present the latest insights and new understanding on (i) the mechanics of structures and systems (dynamics, vibration, seismic response, instability, buckling, soil-structure interaction), and (ii) the mechanics of materials and fluids (elasticity, plasticity, fluid-structure interaction, flow through porous media, biomechanics, fracture, fatigue, bond, creep, shrinkage). Other contributions report on (iii) recent advances in computational modelling and testing (numerical simulations, finite-element modeling, experimental testing), and (iv) developments and innovations in structural engineering (planning, analysis, design, construction, assembly, maintenance, repair and retrofitting of structures). Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation is particularly of interest to civil, structural, mechanical, marine and aerospace engineers. Researchers, developers, practitioners and academics in these disciplines will find the content useful. Short versions of the papers, intended to be concise but self-contained summaries of the full papers, are collected in the book, while the full versions of the papers are on the accompanying CD.

Parallel Processing In Structural Engineering

Author: H. Adeli
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0203502566
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Parallel Processing In Structural Engineering from the Author: H. Adeli. The first of its kind, this book presents applications of parallel processing in structural engineering, from introductory concepts and detailed algorithms for analysis and optimisation of structures to special stratagems and implementation of the algorithms using C.

Computational Structural Engineering

Author: Yong Yuan
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9048128226
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Computational Structural Engineering from the Author: Yong Yuan. Following the great progress made in computing technology, both in computer and programming technology, computation has become one of the most powerful tools for researchers and practicing engineers. It has led to tremendous achievements in computer-based structural engineering and there is evidence that current devel- ments will even accelerate in the near future. To acknowledge this trend, Tongji University, Vienna University of Technology, and Chinese Academy of Engine- ing, co-organized the International Symposium on Computational Structural En- neering 2009 in Shanghai (CSE’09). CSE’09 aimed at providing a forum for presentation and discussion of sta- of-the-art development in scientific computing applied to engineering sciences. Emphasis was given to basic methodologies, scientific development and engine- ing applications. Therefore, it became a central academic activity of the Inter- tional Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM), the European Com- nity on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMAS), The Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanic, the China Civil Engineering So- ety, and the Architectural Society of China. A total of 10 invited papers, and around 140 contributed papers were p- sented in the proceedings of the symposium. Contributors of papers came from 20 countries around the world and covered a wide spectrum related to the compu- tional structural engineering.

Handbook Of Structural Engineering

Author: W.F. Chen
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439834350
Size: 60.36 MB
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Handbook Of Structural Engineering from the Author: W.F. Chen. Covering the broad spectrum of modern structural engineering topics, the Handbook of Structural Engineering is a complete, single-volume reference. It includes the theoretical, practical, and computing aspects of the field, providing practicing engineers, consultants, students, and other interested individuals with a reliable, easy-to-use source of information. Divided into three sections, the handbook covers:

Computational Mechanics In Structural Engineering

Author: F.Y. Cheng
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781851668670
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Computational Mechanics In Structural Engineering from the Author: F.Y. Cheng. Proceedings of Sino-US Joint Symposium/Workshop on Recent Developments and Future Trends of Computational Mechanics in Structural Engineering, Beijing, China, September 24-28 1991