Title page for ETD etd-11092012-040121


Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Abou-Rayan, Ashraf M.
URN etd-11092012-040121
Title A study of full displacement design of frame structures using displacement sensitivity analysis
Degree Master of Science
Department Civil Engineering
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Somers, Arnold E. Jr. Committee Chair
Holzer, Siegfried M. Committee Member
Plaut, Raymond H. Committee Member
Keywords
  • Structural analysis (Engineering)
Date of Defense 1985-12-05
Availability restricted
Abstract

The intent of this study is to develop an algorithm for structural design based on allowable displacements for structural members, independent of stresses caused by the configurations imposed. Structural design can be based on displacement constraints applied in the same basic format as stress constraints so that convergence is based on allowable displacements rather than on stresses.

Files
  Filename       Size       Approximate Download Time (Hours:Minutes:Seconds) 
 
 28.8 Modem   56K Modem   ISDN (64 Kb)   ISDN (128 Kb)   Higher-speed Access 
[VT] LD5655.V855_1985.A268.pdf 4.50 Mb 00:20:51 00:10:43 00:09:23 00:04:41 00:00:24
[BTD] next to an author's name indicates that all files or directories associated with their ETD are accessible from the Virginia Tech campus network only.

Browse All Available ETDs by ( Author | Department )

dla home
etds imagebase journals news ereserve special collections
virgnia tech home contact dla university libraries

If you have questions or technical problems, please Contact DLA.