PARALLEL PROCESSING APPROACH TO BRIDGE PLANNING

A MODE OF COMPUTER PROCESSING IN PLANNING AND DESIGN OF BRIDGES IS PRESENTED WHICH PROVIDES FLEXIBILITY IN SEARCHING, COMPARING, EVALUATING AND SELECTING AVAILABLE DATA FROM THE PROJECT ENVIRONMENT AND POTENTIAL DESIGN ALTERNATIVES. THE COMPUTER PROGRAM IS WRITTEN IN A PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE (APL) AND IS SUITABLE FOR STRUCTURING AND MANIPULATING THE BASIC DATA. THE SUBROUTINES IN THE PROGRAM CAN ACCEPT AND MANIPULATE ARRAYS, AND EXPRESS THEM IN SEMI-GRAPHIC FORM. THE INPUT AND OUTPUT CAN BE HANDLED IN CONVERSATIONAL MODE ON TIME SHARING SYSTEMS. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 97, No ST 1, PROC PAPER 7822, PP 115-132
  • Authors:
    • Wong, A K
    • Au, T
  • Publication Date: 1971-1

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  • Accession Number: 00209400
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 10 1971 12:00AM