Structural Engineering in the 21st Century

by R. Richard Avent, (editor), Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA,
Mohamed Alawady, (editor), Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA,

American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA
978-0-7844-0421-8 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0421-6 (ISBN-10), 1999, Soft Cover, Pg. xx, 1132
22 cm.
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Conference information: 1999 Structures Congress | New Orleans, Louisiana, United States | April 18-19, 1999

Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: This proceedings, Structural Engineering in the 21st Century, contains papers presented at the 1999 New Orleans Structures Congress held on April 18-21, 1999. Papers are listed by session and sessions are grouped by theme. The themes are: (1) seismic effects, (2) concrete and masonry structures, (3) bridges, (4) structural analysis, (5) structural design, (6) wood engineering, (7) structural instrumentation, (8) steel structures, (9) construction, (10) special structures, (11) wind engineering, and (12) transmission and telecommunications structures. The goal of the Congress is to cover the broad range of structural engineering as we move into the 21st century. Topics range from the latest research developments to practical applications of structural engineering principles.

Subject Headings: Earthquake resistant structures | Wood structures | Steel structures | Structural analysis | Concrete structures | Structural engineering | Seismic design | Bridge design | North America | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States


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