Space Truss Design in Inelastic Range

by Lewis C. Schmidt, (M.ASCE),
John A. Clarkson,
Peter R. Morgan,

Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1978, Vol. 104, Issue 12, Pg. 1915-1919

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: The purpose of the present work is to show the correlation between simple nonlinear theoretical analysis and two experimental results derived from ultimate load truss tests. From this comparison a more straightforward design procedure for this type of truss is suggested.

Subject Headings: Load tests | Correlation | Nonlinear analysis | Ultimate loads | Load factors | Comparative studies | Space truss

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