Plate Buckling in Bridges and Other Structures

1st Edition

Björn Åkesson

CRC Press
August 30, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 164 Pages
ISBN 9780367389451 - CAT# K448357

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Covers theory and background of local buckling, presenting simple design calculations which address this intriguing phenomenon. Attempts to master the process of buckling are described, citing both successes and failures. A number of failure case studies are presented as well. The final section of the book presents easy-to-follow design examples which conform to the latest Eurocode. Intended to introduce senior students in Bridge and Structural Engineering to the phenomenon of buckling, with special focus on thin-walled plated bridge girders. Suitable as a course instruction guide for its highly visual and descriptive style. Moreovere a good reference on buckling for practising and consulting engineers.


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