Stability of structures : principles and applications / Chai H. Yoo, Sung C. Lee.Material type: TextPublication details: Amsterdam ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, c2011. Description: xi, 523 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780123851222 (hardback)Subject(s): Structural stability | Safety factor in engineeringDDC classification: 624.171 LOC classification: TA656 | .Y66 2011
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Machine generated contents note: Preface XI 1. Buckling of Columns 2. Special Topics in Elastic Stability of Columns 3. Beam-Columns 4. Continuous Beams and Rigid Frames 5. Torsion in Structures 6. Torsional and Flexural-Torsional Buckling 7. Lateral-Torsional Buckling 8. Buckling of Plate Elements 9. Buckling of Thin Cylindrical Shell Elements 10. Buckling of General Shell Elements Index .
"The current trend of building more streamlined structures has made stability analysis a subject of extreme importance. It is mostly a safety issue because Stability loss could result in an unimaginable catastrophe. Written by two authors with a combined 80 years of professional and academic experience, the objective of Stability of Structures: Principles and Applications is to provide engineers and architects with a firm grasp of the fundamentals and principles that are essential to performing effective stability analysts"--