• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Statical and Geomechanical Models (Paperback)
  • Statical and Geomechanical Models (Paperback)

Statical and Geomechanical Models (Paperback)

Paperback 182 Pages / Published: 07/01/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

It gives me much pleasure to introduce this work of Prof. Dr. Ing. Fumagalli, a work that covers both the development and present state of the art of structural model techniques. In my view, in this context, only a lack of understanding of the possibilities offered by experiments on models and sometimes an unjustified suspicion of them have up to now restricted the development that these methods deserve. I think, in particular, and the many examples quoted in the text bear witness to this, that models today constitute an efficient means of research that have been refined through advances in the methods of reproduction, testing and measurement. They represent a reliable and above all safe method of investigation, suitable for use in the elastic range and beyond up to failure, as much for historic ancient monuments as for modern works and structures of particularly bold design that are frequently highly redundant. They are a particularly valuable tool in areas where analytical methods are inadequate, and yet always useful for comparison with analytical results. Guido Oberti Preface I have embarked on writing a text on the techniques of structural models for two basic reasons: Firstly because I wish to attempt in some measure a personal appreciation of the subject based on more than twenty years experience, insofar as this can be achieved in a logically coherent and complete treatise.

Publisher: Springer Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783709183199
Number of pages: 182
Weight: 354 g
Dimensions: 244 x 170 x 11 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 197

You may also be interested in...

Science for Engineering
Added to basket
Brunel in Bristol
Added to basket
Added to basket
Pre-Accident Investigations
Added to basket
Engineering Science
Added to basket
The C++ Programming Language
Added to basket
MATLAB Demystified
Added to basket
Mathematics for Engineers (with CD)
Added to basket
BTEC National Engineering
Added to basket
Crossing the Chasm
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.