Principles of Structures by Ariel HanaorPrinciples of Structures by Ariel Hanaor

Principles of Structures

byAriel Hanaor

Paperback | July 7, 1998

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Both architectural students and civil engineering students need an intrinsic grasp of structures, but existing texts on structural theory are too mathematical for architectural students and many civil engineering students would benefit from an introduction to basic principles.

This book provides a highly visual approach to explain structural concepts to these two audiences.

Ariel Hanaor was born in Israel in 1943. He received his first and second degrees in structural engineering from the Technion, and PhD from the University if Melbourne, Australia. He has wide ranging industrial and academic experience as a structural engineer in four continents. Dr Hanaor has published extensively in the technical lite...
Title:Principles of StructuresFormat:PaperbackDimensions:196 pages, 9.76 × 7.56 × 0.44 inPublished:July 7, 1998Publisher:Wiley

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0632042621

ISBN - 13:9780632042623

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Table of Contents

Preface; Part I Basic concepts; Introduction: The design process; Structure; Forces in structure - equilibrium; Computation of internal forces - examples; Force-displacement relations in structures; Properties of materials and their employment in design; Part II Characteristics of structures: Stability, rigidity, classification of structures; Planar bar structures; Cables and arches; Introduction to spatial structures; Shells; Tension structures; Further reading; Index of Keywords