Structural Engineering for Architects by Peter Evans,William McLean,Peter (Pete) Silver

By Peter Evans,William McLean,Peter (Pete) Silver

This e-book offers an knowing of the elemental theories and perform in the back of the construction of architectural constructions. It aids the advance of an intuitive knowing of structural engineering, bringing jointly technical and layout concerns.

The e-book is split into 4 sections: 'Structures in nature' seems at structural ideas present in average gadgets. 'Theory' covers basic structural concept in addition to explaining the most forces in engineering. 'Structural prototypes' comprises examples of modelmaking and cargo trying out that may be performed through scholars. The fourth part, 'Case studies', offers a various variety of examples from around the globe – real constructions that follow the theories and trying out defined within the past sections.

This available, informative textual content is illustrated with specifically drawn diagrams, versions, CAD visualizations, development info and images of accomplished structures. This publication will provide scholars and newly certified architects an organization seize of this crucial topic.

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