This book presents the proceedings of an International Conference on Advances in Engineering Structures, Mechanics a Construction, held in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, May 14-17, 2006. The contents include contains the texts of all three plenary presentations and all seventy-three technical papers by more than 153 authors, presenting the latest advances in engineering structures, mechanics and construction research and practice.Proceedings of an International Conference on Advances in Engineering Structures, Mechanics aamp; Construction, held in ... For most applications, the fundamental principles of construction have changed little for hundreds of years; material placement is still primarily a manual operation. Often the legal framework that enable the business of construction acts as a disincentive to trial new approaches.
|Title||:||Advances in Engineering Structures, Mechanics & Construction|
|Author||:||M. Pandey, Wei-Chau Xie, Lei Xu|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-02-10|