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Uncertainty analysis, loads, and safety in structural engineering

by Gary C. Hart

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

  • Structural engineering.,
  • Structural stability.,
  • Safety factor in engineering.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementGary C. Hart.
    SeriesPrentice-Hall civil engineering and engineering mechanics series
    LC ClassificationsTA633 .H37 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4262700M
    ISBN 100139356193
    LC Control Number81008483

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Abhinav, S., and C. S. Manohar. "Substructuring tools for probabilistic analysis of instrumented nonlinear moving oscillator–beam systems.". LRFD recognizes the inherent unpredictability of loads and assigns a much higher "factor of safety" to live loads (we increase them by ), whereas it recognizes that dead loads are most likely much closer to what you calculate (we only multiply dead loads by ).

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