The Lateral Buckling Rigidity of Suspension Bridges

by I.K. Silverman,

Serial Information: Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 3, Pg. 1-17

Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: Behavior of suspended structure under lateral loads is shown to depend upon values of three dimensionless parameters; curves presented for moment, shear, and deflection coefficients as function of one of parameters; spring constant for small vibrations in horizontal plane also derived.

Subject Headings: Structural behavior | Suspended structures | Lateral loads | Parameters (statistics) | Suspension bridges | Horizontal loads | Suspended loads | Curvature |

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