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Wind and earthquake resistant buildings : structural analysis and design

Author: Bungale S Taranath
Publisher: New York : Marcel Dekker, ©2005.
Series: Civil and environmental engineering, 18.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Following a brief overview of the battering forces of nature, Wind and Earthquake Resistant Buildings: Structural Analysis and Design provides structural engineers with a uniquely practical perspective on all aspects of steel, concrete and composite use in the design of buildings including wind effects and seismic design." "Using numerous examples and illustration, Dr. Taranath demonstrates how to execute virtually  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bungale S Taranath
ISBN: 0824759346 9780824759346
OCLC Number: 57659687
Description: xiv, 892 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. Wind loads --
ch. 2. Seismic design --
ch. 3. Steel buildings --
ch. 4. Concrete buidings --
ch. 5. Composite buildings --
ch. 6. Seismic rehabilitation of existing buildings --
ch. 7. Gravity systems --
ch. 8. Special topics.
Series Title: Civil and environmental engineering, 18.
Responsibility: Bungale S. Taranath.
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Offers an understanding of the behavior of steel, concrete, and composite building structures. This book reviews wind effects and outlines seismic design, highlighting the dynamic behavior of  Read more...

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