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Author Heyman, Jacques.
Title Structural analysis : a historical approach / Jacques Heyman.
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA645 .H465 1998    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TA645 .H465 1998    AVAILABLE  
Subject Structural analysis (Engineering) -- History.
Description xii, 174 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-170) and indexes.
ISBN 0521622492
OCLC # 37315233
Table of Contents
 Preface 
1Galileo's Problem1
 1.1The Dialogues3
2The Moment of Resistance13
 2.1Mariotte 168614
 2.2Leibniz and James Bernoulli18
 2.3Parent 171319
 2.4Belidor 172921
 2.5Coulomb 177323
 2.6The early nineteenth century26
 2.7Navier 1826 and Saint-Venant 186429
 2.8The full plastic moment34
 2.9Axial load36
 2.10Plastic bending about two axes39
3The Effect of Shear43
 3.1Navier 1826, 183343
 3.2Saint-Venant 1855, 1856, 186445
 3.3Thin-walled sections49
 3.4Plastic solutions49
4Elastic Flexure and Buckling58
 4.1James and Daniel Bernoulli59
 4.2Euler and the elastica61
 4.3Buckling of columns: the nineteenth century63
 4.4Perry-Robertson66
 4.5Lateral-torsional buckling68
 4.6Horne 195473
5The Masonry Arch78
 5.1Robert Hooke 167579
 5.2La Hire 1695, 171280
 5.3Couplet 1729, 173083
 5.4The dome of St. Peter's86
 5.5Coulomb 177388
 5.6The plastic theorems93
6Elastic Beams and Frames95
 6.1Girard 179895
 6.2Navier 182697
 6.3Slope-deflexion equations99
 6.4Hardy Cross 1930101
 6.5Reciprocal theorems105
 6.6Indirect model tests108
 6.7General structural theory110
7The Trussed Framework111
 7.1Navier111
 7.2Maxwell 1864113
 7.3Virtual work116
 7.4Energy methods118
8Scholium 1121
 8.1Secondary stresses122
 8.2Nineteenth-century experiments125
9Plastic Theory127
 9.1Kazinczy127
 9.2The 1936 Berlin Congress128
 9.3Maier-Leibnitz129
 9.4F. Bleich131
 9.5Melan133
 9.6J. F. Baker135
 9.7Gvozdev 1936139
 9.8Proofs of the plastic theorems141
 9.9Methods of calculation145
 9.10Shakedown and incremental collapse148
 9.11Coda152
10Scholium 2154
 10.1Hambly's paradox154
 10.2The elastic design process155
 10.3Simple plastic design156
 10.4Design with unstable elements158
 10.5Conclusion160
 Bibliography163
 Name Index171
 Subject Index173