Bridges the gap between academic work and professional practice, carrying analysis and design beyond that applied to individual members and components and into total structural frames. Contains software for assessing forces on plane frames and plane frame trusses. Illustrated throughout and includes numerous tables from industry references. Appendices feature supplementary diagrams, matrix algebra and steel joist load tables.Under these circumstances, the AISC Specification provides a simplified twisting formula for determining Fb, i.e., ... that in this example Ch = 1.0, and that the above calculated values could have been taken directly from the AISC Manual ( Tableanbsp;...
|Author||:||Stanley W. Crawley, Robert M. Dillon|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 1993|