Computational Structures Technology

Front Cover
B. H. V. Topping, Zdeněk Bittnar
Saxe-Coburg, 2002 - Computers - 434 pages
0 Reviews
Lectures presented at the Sixth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, held in Prague, Czech Republic, in September 2002, are included in this book. Contributors include K. J. Bathe, Z. Bittnar, M. A. Bradford, B. Brank, C. Cinquini, D. Gawin, J. F. Hiller, A. Ibrahimbegovic, L. Jendele, M. Jirasek, A. Kaveh, J. Korelc, W. B. Kratzig, T. Krejci, J. Kruis, C. E. Majorana, C. A. Mota Soares, C. M. Mota Soares, G. Muscolino, T. Nouri-Baranger, D. Novak, B. Patzak, F. Pesavento, Y. S. Petryna, Y. L. Pi, M. A. Ramos Loja, B. A. Schrefler, J. Sejnoha, F. Stangenberg, M. Touratier, P. Venini, H. Zhang, and A. Zingoni. Topics include fluid-structure and fluid-solid interaction, linear and nonlinear finite element techniques, materials and fracture mechanics modeling, damage mechanics, analysis and design of composites and laminates, dynamic analysis, new techniques for structural mechanics, damage assessment techniques, and optimization in structural analysis and design.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Nonlinear Shell Problem Formulation accounting for Throughthe
Concrete Structures Subject to High Temperature
Stochastic Modelling of Failure and Size Effect of Concrete Structures

12 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2002)

B. H. V. Topping is a professor of computational mechanics at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is also the editor of "Advances in Engineering Software" and the "International Journal of Computers & Structures," C. A. Mota Soares is a professor of solids and structural mechanics at the Technical University of Lisbon.

Z. Bittnar is a professor and the head of the structural mechanics department at the faculty of civil engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic.

Bibliographic information