By W.F. Chen,E.M. Lui
carrying on with the culture of the best-selling guide of Structural Engineering, this moment version is a finished connection with the huge spectrum of structural engineering, encapsulating the theoretical, useful, and computational points of the sector. The authors deal with a myriad of themes, masking either conventional and cutting edge methods to research, layout, and rehabilitation.Fundamental theories of structural dynamics
The moment variation has been multiplied and reorganized to be extra informative and cohesive. It additionally follows the advancements that experience emerged within the box because the prior variation, equivalent to complex research for structural layout, performance-based layout of earthquake-resistant constructions, lifecycle assessment and situation overview of current buildings, using high-performance fabrics for development, and layout for safety.
Additionally, the ebook contains a number of tables, charts, and equations, in addition to vast references, studying lists, and internet sites for extra examine or extra in-depth info. Emphasizing useful purposes and simple implementation, this article displays the more and more international nature of engineering, compiling the efforts of a world panel of specialists from and academia. this can be a necessity for an individual learning or working towards within the box of structural engineering.
New to this edition
Wind and earthquake-resistant design
Design of prestressed concrete, masonry, trees, and glass structures
Properties, habit, and use of high-performance metal, concrete, and fiber-reinforced polymers
Semirigid body structures
Structural layout for fireplace safety