Elementary Structures for Architects and Builders

ISBN-10: 0130928771

ISBN-13: 9780130928771

Edition: 4th 2002

List price: $113.40
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For courses in Structural Technology and Statics and Strength of Materials as taught in departments of architecture, construction, and engineering technology. This beginning text provides an introduction to building structures and materials that can be used by either architecture or construction students. The text treats the essential topics in statics and mechanics of materials and provides an introduction to structural analysis and design. It is aimed at the future practicing architect and those who will be working with him or her.
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Book details

List price: $113.40
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 498
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

Structural Properties of Areas
Stress and Strain
Properties of Structural Materials
Shear and Moment
Flexural Stresses
Shearing Stresses
Deflection and Indeterminate Beams
Beam Design and Framing
Elastic Buckling of Columns
Derivation of Basic Flexural Stress Equation
Derivation of Basic Horizontal Shearing Stress Equation
Derivation of Euler Column Buckling Equation
Weights of Selected Building Materials
Properties of Selected Materials
Properties of Areas
Proof of Moment-Area Theorems
Allowable Stresses and Modulus of Elasticity Values for Selected Structural Sawn Lumber
Wood Section Properties
Properties of Selected Steel Sections
Shear, Moment, and Deflection Equations
Introduction to the SI Metric System
Answers to Problems
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