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Structural engineering books

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Recently Published

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

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: 08/11/2017

Ingenieurbaukunst 2018 by Bundesingenieurkammer Ingenieurbaukunst 2018

The book presents the most spectacular current structural engineering projects with significant involvement of German engineers. Published by the Federal Chamber of Engineers, the work is the central showplace for German structural engineering.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/11/2017

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

Introduction to Tunnel Construction, Second Edition by David N. (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom) Chapman, Nicole Metje, Alfred Stark Introduction to Tunnel Construction, Second Edition
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Tunnelling provides a robust solution to a variety of engineering challenges. It is a complex process, which requires a firm understanding of the ground conditions as well as the importance of ground-structure interaction. This book covers the full range of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Cross-laminated timber: Design and performance by Exova BM TRADA Cross-laminated timber: Design and performance


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Elements Of Civil Engineering And Engineering Mechanics by R.V. Raikar Elements Of Civil Engineering And Engineering Mechanics


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Limit State Design in Structural Steel by M.R. Shiyekar Limit State Design in Structural Steel


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Coming Soon

Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Asia Urban GeoEngineering by Changyu OU Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Asia Urban GeoEngineering

The contents will cover the topics of (i) Fundamental behavior and constitutive model of geomaterials, (ii) Excavation and slope engineering, (iii) Tunnel and underground engineering, (iv) Foundation and foundation treatment, (v) Environmental geotechnical engineering, (vi) Numerical methods in geotechnical engineering.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2017

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: 04/12/2017

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

Experimental Vibration Analysis of Civil Structures Testing, Sensing, Monitoring, and Control by Joel P. Conte Experimental Vibration Analysis of Civil Structures Testing, Sensing, Monitoring, and Control

This edited volume presents selected contributions from the International Conference on Experimental Vibration Analysis of Civil Engineering Structures held in San Diego, California in 2017 (EVACES2017).
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Design and Analysis of Tall and Complex Structures by Feng (Lecturer in Structural Engineering, School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, City University of London) Fu Design and Analysis of Tall and Complex Structures
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The design of tall buildings structures involves several rather complex design activities, including data capture, modelling, conceptual design, and structural analysis and detailing. While traditional design approaches employ a `trial and error' method, Design and Analysis of Tall Buildings Structures...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Centrifuge Modelling in Geotechnics by Christophe Gaudin, Mark Randolph Centrifuge Modelling in Geotechnics
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Centrifuge modelling provides valuable insights into soil behaviour and soil structure interaction and assists in solving a variety of geotechnical engineering problems and in designing geotechnical structures. With the rapid developments associated with motion control, sensors and data acquisition systems,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Amphibious Building Design and Construction by Chris Zevenbergen, Elizabeth English Amphibious Building Design and Construction
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Amphibious Buildings refers to buildings that rest on the ground in normal conditions and rise with floodwater. This is an emerging area of building in a time that many cities are dealing with an increasing amount of floodwater, and often...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

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

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

Matrix Methods for Advanced Structural Analysis by Evangelos (Institute of Structural Analysis and Seismic Research, National Technical University of Athens, Greece Sapountzakis 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: 15/09/2017

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: 31/08/2017

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: 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

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: 24/08/2017

Computer Methods in Structural Analysis by J.L. Meek Computer Methods in Structural Analysis

This book deals with finite element analysis of structures and will be of value to students of civil, structural and mechanical engineering at final year undergraduate and post-graduate level. Practising structural engineers and researchers will also find it useful. Authoritative...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Australian Guidebook for Structural Engineers by Lonnie (Tetra Tech Proteus, Perth, Australia) Pack Australian Guidebook for Structural Engineers
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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: 07/08/2017

Wind Loading of Structures, Third Edition by John D. (JDH Consulting, Australia) Holmes Wind Loading of Structures, Third Edition
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A Definitive Up-to-Date Reference Wind forces from various types of extreme wind events continue to generate ever-increasing damage to buildings and other structures. Wind Loading of Structures, Third Edition fills an important gap as an information source for practicing and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

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