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  • Advances in Engineering Structures, Mechanics & Constructionby M. Pandey; Wei-Chau Xie; Lei Xu

    Springer 2007; US$ 379.00

    Based on a conference, which highlighted all forms of research and applications related to advances in engineering structures, mechanics and construction. The opening technical session of each day of the three-day conference featured two Plenary presentations, followed by two parallel tracks of technical sessions for the remainder of the day. more...

  • Baustatikby Kurt Hirschfeld

    Springer 2007; US$ 179.00

    Dieses Werk hat Generationen von Studenten und Bauingenieuren in der Praxis durch die klare Formulierung der Theorie und anhand von detaillierten Beispielen die Grundlagen der Baustatik vermittelt. Obwohl das Buch im technischen Masystem gehalten ist, hat es seinen didaktischen Wert als Lehr- und Nachschlagewerk behalten, weil die Aussagen der Statik... more...

  • Thermo-Dynamics of Plates and Shellsby Jan Awrejcewicz; Anton V. Krysko; Vadim A. Krysko

    Springer 2007; US$ 379.00

    Provides information on nonlinear dynamics of thin plates and shells with thermosensitive excitation. This book tells how certain proposed mathematical models and the methods of their solutions allow to achieve more accurate approximation to the real processes exhibited by dynamics of shell (plate) type structures with thermosensitive excitation. more...

  • Handbuch der Oberflächenbearbeitung Beton: Bearbeitung - Eigenschaften - Prüfung (Bauhandbuch) (German Edition)by Andreas W. Momber; Rolf-Rainer Schulz

    Springer 2006; US$ 99.00

    Die Bearbeitung und Prüfung von Betonoberflächen ist in zweierlei Hinsicht von Bedeutung: Zum einen werden in der Architektur Verfahren zur Oberflächenbearbeitung gezielt zur Gestaltung von Betonoberflächen eingesetzt; zum anderen müssen im Rahmen von Instandsetzungsmaßnahmen Betontraggründe wiederhergestellt und für die Beschichtung saniert werden.... more...

  • Reliability-based Structural Designby Seung-Kyum Choi; Ramana Grandhi; Robert A. Canfield

    Springer 2006; US$ 179.00

    Provides readers with an understanding of the fundamentals and applications of structural reliability, stochastic finite element method, reliability analysis via stochastic expansion, and optimization under uncertainty. This book discusses the probability theory, statistic methods, and reliability analysis methods. more...

  • The Structural Engineer?s Professional Training Manualby Dave Adams

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 99.00

    The Business and Problem-Solving Skills Needed for Success in Your Engineering Career! The Structural Engineer's Professional Training Manual offers a solid foundation in the real-world business and problem-solving skills needed in the engineering workplace. Filled with illustrations and practical ?punch-list? summaries, this career-building... more...

  • Lightweight Sandwich Constructionby J. M. Davies

    Wiley 2008; US$ 225.00

    Sandwich panels are being used increasingly as the cladding of buildings like factories, warehouses, cold stores and retail sheds. This is because they are light in weight, thermally efficient, aesthetically attractive and can be easily handled and erected. However, to date, an authoritative book on the subject was lacking. This new reference work... more...

  • Plate Buckling in Bridges and Other Structuresby Björn Åkesson

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 91.95

    Covers theory and background of local buckling, presenting simple design calculations which address this intriguing phenomenon. Attempts to master the process of buckling are described, citing both successes and failures. A number of failure case studies are presented as well. The final section of the book presents easy-to-follow design... more...

  • Concrete Construction Engineering Handbookby Edward G. Nawy

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 220.00

    The first edition of this comprehensive work quickly filled the need for an in-depth handbook on concrete construction engineering and technology. Living up to the standard set by its bestselling predecessor, this second edition of the Concrete Construction Engineering Handbook covers the entire range of issues pertaining to the construction and... more...

  • Fundamentals of Earthquake Engineeringby Amr Elnashai; Luigi Di Sarno

    Wiley 2008; US$ 130.00

    Fundamentals of Earthquake Engineering combines aspects of engineering seismology, structural and geotechnical earthquake engineering to assemble the vital components required for a deep understanding of response of structures to earthquake ground motion, from the seismic source to the evaluation of actions and deformation required for design. The... more...