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Introduction to design for civil engineers

Author: R S Narayanan; A W Beeby
Publisher: London ; New York : Spon Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book will be a useful study aid for entry-level students of civil engineering and related disciplines such as structural engineering, building engineering and architecture. It will also prove beneficial for newly qualified professionals and others who want a concise guide to everyday design."--Jacket.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R S Narayanan; A W Beeby
ISBN: 0419235507 9780419235507
OCLC Number: 59108420
Description: 196 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: What is design? --
Types of failure --
The elements of a structure and how they function --
Structural form and materials --
Loads and loading --
Material properties --
Structural safety, limit state design and codes of practice --
The design process --
Designer in a changing world.
Responsibility: R.S. Narayanan and A.W. Beeby.

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This is a concise book that provides the reader with the necessary background on terminology used in design. It is largely a qualitative treatment of the subject matter with little mathematics.  Read more...

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"Students beginning their study of structural engineering will benefit from a comprehensive reading of the book under review...Recommended for lower-division undergraduates."-WC. Schnobrich, Read more...

 
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