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- Wiley 2009; US$ 165.00 US$ 143.00
Worldwide, integral type bridges are being used in greater numbers in lieu of jointed bridges because of their structural simplicity, first-cost economy, and outstanding durability. In the UK and the US states of Tennessee and Missouri, for example, the construction of most moderate length bridges is based on the integral bridge concept. The state... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 40.00
This book provides a thoroughly modern approach to learning and understanding mechanics problems. more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 31.99 US$ 27.72
Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner provides rafter dimensions for timber roofs of any span and pitch. Additional information is provided on wall plate and gable strapping, wind bracing, truss clips and other roofing metalwork, and tools and equipment. This new edition includes roof timber member design tables, information on warm and cold roofs, their... more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 86.00 US$ 74.53
Building pathology provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of defects and performance in order to develop appropriate remedial and management solutions. It considers how the structure and materials of a building relate to its environment, its occupants and the way the building is used, so as to develop a better understanding of building... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 303.00 US$ 262.60
This book provides the main topics currently used for the calculus of structures. The reference establishes a link between the traditional approach on the strength of materials and the present finite element method, details the main aspects of practical modeling, and explores numerous case studies. more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 277.00 US$ 240.07
Structural Dynamics in Industry focuses on the behavior of structures subjected to a vibrational or shock environment. It takes a systematic approach to the basic concepts in order to enhance the reader's understanding and to allow industrial structures to be covered with the necessary degree of depth. The developments are explained with a minimum... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 282.00 US$ 244.40
This title provides a comprehensive overview of elastoplasticity relating to soil and rocks. Following a general outline of the models of behavior and their internal structure, each chapter develops a different area of this subject relating to the author's particular expertise. The first half of the book concentrates on the elastoplasticity of soft... more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 197.00 US$ 170.73
Materials with Rheological Properties presents the evolution of the mathematical models used to calculate the resistance structures and the conditions which enable progress to be made in this field. The author presents equations describing the behavior of each possible type of resistance structure (with discrete collaboration, continuous collaboration... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 75.00 US$ 65.00
Die Finite-Elemente-Methode (FEM) bildet heute in der Praxis der Bauingenieure ein Standardverfahren zur Berechnung von Tragwerken. Nach einer Einführung in die Methodik konzentriert sich das Buch auf die Ermittlung von Schnittgrößen, Verformungen, Verzweigungslasten und Eigenformen für Stahlkonstruktionen. Neben linearen Berechnungen... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 85.00 US$ 73.67
Bad experiences with construction quality, the energy crises of 1973 and 1979, complaints about 'sick buildings', thermal, acoustical, visual and olfactory discomfort, the move towards more sustainability, have all accelerated the development of a field, which until 35 years ago was hardly more than an academic exercise: building physics. Through... more...