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Structural engineering books

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Design and Analysis of Connections in Steel Structures Fundamentals and Examples by Alfredo Boracchini Design and Analysis of Connections in Steel Structures Fundamentals and Examples

The book introduces all the aspects needed for the safe and economic design and analysis of connections using bolted joints in steel structures. This is not treated according to any specific standard but making comparison among the different norms and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

Modeling, Solving and Application for Topology Optimization of Continuum Structures: ICM Method Based on Step Function by Yunkang (Professor, College of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Electronics Technology, Beijing University of Technology Sui Modeling, Solving and Application for Topology Optimization of Continuum Structures: ICM Method Based on Step Function
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Modelling, Solving and Applications for Topology Optimization of Continuum Structures: ICM Method Based on Step Function provides an introduction to the history of structural optimization, along with a summary of the existing state-of-the-art research on topology optimization of continuum structures....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Matrix Methods for Advanced Structural Analysis by Evangelos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece) Sapountzakis, Manolis (Institute of Structural Analys Papadrakakis Matrix Methods for Advanced Structural Analysis
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Matrix Methods for Advanced Structural Analysis covers in detail the theoretical concepts related to rockbursts, and introduces the current computational modeling techniques and laboratory tests available. The second part is devoted to case studies in mining (coal and metal) and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Structural Resilience in Sewer Reconstruction From Theory to Practice by Shizuo Watanabe, Kenichi Ogawa, Shi Structural Resilience in Sewer Reconstruction From Theory to Practice
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Structural Resilience in Sewer Reconstruction: From Theory to Practice provides engineers with a balanced mixture of theory and practice. Divided into three parts, structural resilience is introduced, along with different methods and theories that are needed to assess sewerage networks....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Planning and Design of Engineering Systems, Third Edition by Graeme Dandy, Trevor Daniell, Robert Warner, Bernadette (University of Adelaide, Australia) Foley Planning and Design of Engineering Systems, Third Edition
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This newly updated book offers a comprehensive introduction to the scope and nature of engineering work, taking a rigorous but common sense approach to the solution of engineering problems. The text follows the planning, modelling and design phases of engineering...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Planning and Design of Engineering Systems, Third Edition by Graeme Dandy, Trevor Daniell, Robert Warner, Bernadette (University of Adelaide, Australia) Foley Planning and Design of Engineering Systems, Third Edition
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This newly updated book offers a comprehensive introduction to the scope and nature of engineering work, taking a rigorous but common sense approach to the solution of engineering problems. The text follows the planning, modelling and design phases of engineering...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Technology and Practical Use of Strain Gages With Particular Consideration of Stress Analysis Using Strain Gages by Stefan Keil Technology and Practical Use of Strain Gages With Particular Consideration of Stress Analysis Using Strain Gages

This book is a profound compendium on strain gages and their application in materials science and all fields of engineering. It covers both the theoretical and practical aspects of strength and stress analysis using the technique of strain gages. A...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

Engineering Geology and Geological Engineering for Sustainable Use of the Earth's Resources, Urbanization and Infrastructure Protection from Geohazards Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Co by Janusz Jolsef Wasowski Engineering Geology and Geological Engineering for Sustainable Use of the Earth's Resources, Urbanization and Infrastructure Protection from Geohazards Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Co

The ongoing population growth is resulting in rapid urbanization, new infrastructure development and increasing demand for the Earth's natural resources (e.g., water, oil/gas, minerals). This, together with the current climate change and increasing impact of natural hazards, imply that the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

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Design and Analysis of Connections in Steel Structures: Fundamentals and Examples (inkl. E-Book als PDF) by Alfredo Boracchini Design and Analysis of Connections in Steel Structures: Fundamentals and Examples (inkl. E-Book als PDF)

The book introduces all aspects needed for connection design and analysis in steel structures. This is treated making comparison among the methodologies used in the engineering practice, e.g. Eurocode, AISC, DIN, BS. With practice examples and details. (Package: Print +...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

Fundamentals of Geoenvironmental Engineering Understanding Soil, Water, and Pollutant Interaction and Transport by Abdel-Mohsen Onsy (Associate Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Zayed University, United Arab Emirates) Mohamed, E Paleologos Fundamentals of Geoenvironmental Engineering Understanding Soil, Water, and Pollutant Interaction and Transport
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Fundamentals of Geoenvironmental Engineering: Understanding Soil, Water, and Pollutant Interaction and Transport examines soil-water-pollutant interaction, including physico-chemical processes that occur when soil is exposed to various contaminants. Soil characteristics relevant to remedial techniques are explored, providing foundations for the correct...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Corrosion and its Consequences for Reinforced Concrete Structures by Raoul (Professor, INSA Toulouse, France) Francois, Stephane (INSA Toulouse, France) Laurens, Fabrice (INSA Toulouse, Fran Deby Corrosion and its Consequences for Reinforced Concrete Structures
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Corrosion and Its Consequences for Reinforced Concrete Structures explores the fundamental aspects of corrosion in concrete including limitations of current understanding, and concepts and models of corrosion in concrete. A valuable guide for engineers, materials scientists and researchers in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Multiscale Computation of Failure in Granular Materials by Richard (University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada) Wan Multiscale Computation of Failure in Granular Materials
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The book looks into the multiscale modeling of geomaterials with reference to their mechanical and failure behaviors. Multiscale approaches are introduced in which the underlying particle micromechanics are described and ultimately homogenized to give way to enriched or structured macroscopic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Understanding Human Relations in Construction Projects Inter-Personal, Inter-Organisational and Institutional Perspectives by Paul Chan Understanding Human Relations in Construction Projects Inter-Personal, Inter-Organisational and Institutional Perspectives


Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2017

Design of Steel Structures for Building in Seismic Areas by ECCS - European Convention for Constructional Steelwork, Associacao Portuguesa de Construcao Design of Steel Structures for Building in Seismic Areas
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This volume elucidates the design criteria and principles for steel structures under seismic loads according to Eurocode 8-1. Worked Examples illustrate the application of the design rules. Two case studies serve as best-practice samples.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/12/2017

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Australian Guidebook for Structural Engineers by Lonnie Pack Australian Guidebook for Structural Engineers

This guidebook is a practical and essential tool providing everything necessary for structural design engineers to create detailed and accurate calculations. Basic information is provided for steel, concrete and geotechnical design in accordance with Australian and international standards. Detailed design...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Advanced Structural Dynamics by Eduardo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Kausel Advanced Structural Dynamics

Based on the author's lectures at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, this concise textbook presents an exhaustive treatment of structural dynamics and mechanical vibration.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/2017

Structural Analysis by Russell C. Hibbeler Structural Analysis

Structural Analysis is intended for use in Structural Analysis courses. It is also suitable for individuals planning a career as a structural engineer. Structural Analysis, 10/e provides readers with a clear and thorough presentation of the theory and application of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Elastic, Plastic and Yield Design of Reinforced Structures by Patrick De Buhan, Jeremy Bleyer, Ghazi Hassen Elastic, Plastic and Yield Design of Reinforced Structures
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This book presents a whole set of new results which have been published by the authors over the last 30 years in the field of continuum solid mechanics applied to the analysis and design of reinforced civil engineering structures. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/07/2017

Progressive Collapse Analysis of Structures Numerical Codes and Applications by Daigoro (University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan) Isobe Progressive Collapse Analysis of Structures Numerical Codes and Applications
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The analysis of the vulnerability of buildings against progressive collapse is a challenging task. Progressive Collapse of Structures: Numerical Codes and Applications provides a variety of numerical analysis tools and methods which allow engineers to simulate structural collapse behavior during...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017

Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground IX Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Grounds (IS-Sao Paulo 2017 by Werner Bilfinger Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground IX Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Grounds (IS-Sao Paulo 2017

Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground comprises a collection of papers presented at the ninth International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground, held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on April 4-5, 2017. The symposium was...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017

Durability of Concrete Design and Construction by Sydney Mindess, Mark Alexander, Arnon Bentur Durability of Concrete Design and Construction
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This book provides an up-to-date survey of durability issues, with a particular focus on specification and design, and how to achieve durability in actual concrete construction. It is aimed at the practising engineer, but is also a valuable resource for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2017

Structural Analysis A Unified Classical and Matrix Approach by Amin Ghali, Adam Neville Structural Analysis A Unified Classical and Matrix Approach
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This comprehensive textbook combines classical and matrix-based methods of structural analysis and develops them concurrently. It is widely used by civil and structural engineering lecturers and students because of its clear and thorough style and content. The text is used...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2017

Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields (BCRRA 2017), June 28-30, 2017, Athens, Gree by Andreas Loizos Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields (BCRRA 2017), June 28-30, 2017, Athens, Gree

Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields includes the contributions to the 10th International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields (BCRRA 2017, 28-30 June 2017, Athens, Greece). The papers cover aspects related to materials, laboratory testing,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/06/2017

Sustainable Slope Stabilisation using Recycled Plastic Pins by Sahadat Hossain, Janette Sadik-Khan, Golam Kibria Sustainable Slope Stabilisation using Recycled Plastic Pins
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Landslides and slope failure are common in the US and rest of the world. The landslides cause significant damage to infrastructure and millions of dollars are required each year to fix the slope. A sustainable and costeffective option to stabilise...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

Advanced Structural Mechanics by Alberto Carpinteri Advanced Structural Mechanics

Building on the author's Structural Mechanics Fundamentals, this text presents a complete and uniform treatment of the more advanced topics in structural mechanics, ranging from beam frames to shell structures, from dynamics to buckling analysis, from plasticity to fracture mechanics,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures (7-16) by American Society of Civil Engineers Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures (7-16)

Provides the most up-to-date and coordinated loading standard for general structural design. ASCE 7-16 describes the means for determining design loads including dead, live, soil, flood, tsunami, rain, atmospheric ice, earthquake, wind, and fire, as well as how to assess...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2017

Rockbolting Principles and Applications by Charlie Chunlin (Professor of rock mechanics for mining and civil engineering, Faculty of Engineering Science and Technolog Li Rockbolting Principles and Applications
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Rockbolting: Principles and Applications brings current theoretical and practical developments in the most widely used support device for underground rock excavations. Today, one cannot find any rock excavation project that does not use rockbolts for rock support. The worldwide annual...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2017

Probabilistic Methods in the Theory of Structures: Strength of Materials, Random Vibrations, and Random Buckling by Isaac E. Elishakoff Probabilistic Methods in the Theory of Structures: Strength of Materials, Random Vibrations, and Random Buckling

The first edition of this book appeared over three decades ago (Wiley-Interscience, 1983), whereas the second one saw light on the verge of new millennium (Dover, 1999). This is third, corrected and expanded edition that appears in conjunction with its...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2017

Probabilistic Methods in the Theory of Structures: Strength of Materials, Random Vibrations, and Random Buckling by Isaac E. Elishakoff Probabilistic Methods in the Theory of Structures: Strength of Materials, Random Vibrations, and Random Buckling

The first edition of this book appeared over three decades ago (Wiley-Interscience, 1983), whereas the second one saw light on the verge of new millennium (Dover, 1999). This is third, corrected and expanded edition that appears in conjunction with its...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/05/2017

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