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2021 Seismic Performance Analysis of Concrete Gravity Dams Book by Gaohui Wang, Sherong Zhang, and Wenbo Lu

This book evaluates the seismic performance of concrete gravity dams, considering the effects of strong motion duration, mainshock-aftershock seismic sequence, and near-fault ground motion. It employs both the extended finite element method (XFEM) and concrete damaged plasticity (CDP) models to characterize the mechanical behavior of concrete gravity dams under strong ground motions, including the dam-reservoir-foundation …

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2021 Practical Civil Engineering Book by K. Balan, P. K. Jayasree, and V. Rani

SCOPE OF CIVIL ENGINEERING Engineering discipline is a vast area that offers unlimited specialization. It can be defned as the systematic presentation of scientifc principles employed for the advantage of the public. It is the career in which the understanding of mathematics and natural sciences, achieved by learning, understanding, and rehearsal, is supported by wisdom …

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Mechanics of Civil Engineering Structures Book by Gabriella Tarjan and Laszlo Peter Kollar

Table of Contents 1. Introduction2. Stresses and Strains3. Elastic Beams and Columns4. Inelastic and Composite Beams and Columns5. Temperature and Other Kinematic Loads6. Energy Principles7. Stability and Second-order Effects of Beams and Columns8. Basics of Vibration9. Statically Indeterminate Elastic-plastic Structures10. Plates11. Shells Description Practicing engineers designing civil engineering structures, and advanced students of civil engineering, …

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Masonry by Brian E. Trimble and Joseph H. Brisch

OverviewThese Proceedings are the eleventh in a series of ASTM symposia on masonry that began in Sponsored jointly by ASTM Committee C1 on Cement, C7 on Lime, C12 on Mortars forUnit Masonry, and C15 on Manufactured Masonry Units, the symposia provide a forum for theexchange of ideas, information, and practical experience in multiple areas related …

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The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework: Poured Concrete, Brick & Block, Natural Stone (Black & Decker)

Masonry is a popular home building material for many reasons, including its beauty, versatility, and resistanceto fire, earthquakes, and sound transmission. And let’s not forget its remarkable durability. While few ofus imagine that our homes will exist for centuries, when we choose masonry we’re choosing a material that hasprecisely that capability. Some of the world’s …

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Mario Como Statics of Historic Masonry Constructions Third Edition (2017)

This new edition of this book has been driven by the numerous recent developmentsof the research in the field, which it was necessary to recall in the text; the work ofthis new version allowed the revision of the writing with the correction of manymisprints occurred during the proofreading of the previous edition.The new edition also …

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[2021] Engineering Statics by M. Rashad Islam, Md Abdullah Al Faruque, Farmingdale Sylvester A. Kalevela Colorado

This textbook is intended for engineering and applied engineering undergraduate students of subjects such as civil engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering technology, mechanical engineering technology, architecture, construction engineering, construction management, etc. It is also suitable for applied science students who are pursuing a two-year degree with or without the intention to transfer to four-year-degree programs. …

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Handbook of Engineering Practice of Materials and Corrosion by Jung-Chul (Thomas) Eun,

DESCRIPTION For more than 38 years of experience as an engineer specialized in metallurgy in the oil and gas industry, I have been involvedin numerous project executions that are related to different industrial requirements. As I understand that identifying projectdefinition and developing the best engineering practice in compliance with the industrial requirements are laborious process, …

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The Finite Element Method in Engineering [Sixth Edition] Singiresu S. Rao

The finite element method is a numerical method that can be used for the accurate solution of complex engineeringproblems. Although the origins of the method can be traced to several centuries ago, the method as currently used wasoriginally presented by Turner, Clough, Martin, and Topp in 1956 in the context of the analysis of aircraft …

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2020 New Materials in Civil Engineering by Pijush Samui, Dookie Kim, Nagesh R. Iyer, Sandeep Chaudhary

New Materials in Civil Engineering provides engineers and scientists with the tools and methods needed to meet the challenge of designing and constructing more resilient and sustainable infrastructures. This book is a valuable guide to the properties, selection criteria, products, applications, lifecycle and recyclability of advanced materials. It presents an A-to-Z approach to all types of …

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