LIMIT STATE DESIGN - A UNIFIED PROCEDURE FOR THE DESIGN OF STRUCTURES

LIMIT STATE DESIGN - A UNIFIED PROCEDURE OF STRUCTURAL CALCULATIONS FOR THE DESIGN OF ALL TYPES OF CIVIL ENGINEERING STRUCTURES IS DESCRIBED. IT HAS BEEN IN USE SINCE 1954 IN THE U.S.S.R. AND IT IS BEING ADOPTED IN EUROPE FOR REINFORCED CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION. THE REASONS FOR ITS INCREASING POPULARITY OVER EXISTING PROCEDURES, SUCH AS ALLOWABLE STRESS DESIGN AND PLASTIC DESIGN, ARE GIVEN. A BRIEF REVIEW IS GIVEN OF SHORTCOMINGS OF EXISTING DESIGN RULES, CRITERIA OF STRUCTURAL DESIGN, AND OPTIMUM DESIGN. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 53, No 2, PP 18-25
  • Authors:
    • Allen, D E
  • Publication Date: 1970-2

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  • Accession Number: 00209189
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 1 1970 12:00AM