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Understanding Structures: Analysis, Materials, Design
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UNDERSTANDING STRUCTURES: ANALYSIS, MATERIALS, DESIGN

PAPERBACK BY SEWARD, DEREK

£46.99

ISBN
9781137376565
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE
 
 
EDITION
5TH ED. 2014
PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
344 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
22 APR 2014

DESCRIPTION

A highly illustrated text explaining the fundamentals of structural analysis, materials and design in one integrated volume. It focuses on the process of design using real data and avoiding a mathematical approach to encourage a feel and awareness for the physical behaviour of structures. Updated for the Eurocode.

CONTENTS

1. Design.- 2. Basics.- 3. Materials.- 4. Loads.- 5. Pin-jointed Trusses.- 6. Tension.- 7. Beams.- 8. Compression.- 9. Combined Axial and Bending Stresses.- 10. Torsion.- 11. Connections.- 12. Arches and Portal Frames.- 13. Foundations and Retaining Walls.- 14. Deflection.- 15. Indeterminate Structures and Components.