Published:
March 02, 2015
Author(s):
Michael N. Fardis, Eduardo C. Carvalho, Peter Fajfar, Alain Pecker
An Original Source of Expressions and Tools for the Design of Concrete Elements with Eurocode Seismic design of concrete buildings needs to be performed to a strong and recognized standard. Eurocode 8 was introduced recently in the 30 countries belonging to CEN, as part of the suite of Structural
Published:
March 02, 2015
Author(s):
Jiuping Xu, Zezhong Wu
High temperature, high oil pressure, and gas well completion testing have always been a technical challenge and basic theoretical research is one of the key factors needed to ensure a successful completion test. The completion test basic theory includes: a stress analysis of the completion string,
Published:
March 02, 2015
Editor(s):
Angela Brady
The British Papers is a collection of invited essays and opinions from architectural and urban –design leaders, as a snapshot of current thinking and approaches to sustainable city-making.This series of essays, compiled and edited by Angela Brady, brings together the thoughts of leading figures in
Published:
March 01, 2015
Editor(s):
Genadiy Pivnyak, Oleksandr Beshta, Mykhaylo Alekseyev
Efficient and rational use of energy is one of the main challenges at present to develop a sustainable society. Long-term economic growth is only possible with the application of technological improvements in the use of energy. This book is discussing geotechnical systems with large potential for
Published:
February 28, 2015
Author(s):
Peter Wide
This handbook provides students with the communication skills they will need to further their careers. It provides self-assessments, a structure for planning, and the skills required for starting a career. The handbook highlights the main issues that have to be taken in consideration when planning