ISBN 9781259028472,Cable-Suspended Roofs

Cable-Suspended Roofs



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9781259028472

ISBN-10 125902847X


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 304 Pages
Language (English)

Design & Construction

Updating the knowledge in the original edition, this volume deals with static and dynamic analysis, model studies, design, construction materials and examples on simple and pretensioned, air supported as well as fabric, roofs. The book also includes description of computer software which can be used for the static or dynamic analysis of cable assemblies of any configuration, using the 'tension coefficient' or the finite element approach. Some of the highlights of this edition: One-stop reference covering almost 60 years of research and development Includes Finite Element Method in two chapters dealing with analysis Substantial new material on fabric roofs Special section on practical examples Detailed list of references for further study Software included in CD and illustrated in appendices