3rd Edition

Design of Structural Elements
Concrete, Steelwork, Masonry and Timber Designs to British Standards and Eurocodes, Third Edition

ISBN 9780415467209
Published June 5, 2009 by CRC Press
528 Pages

USD $74.95

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Book Description

This third edition of a popular textbook is a concise single-volume introduction to the design of structural elements in concrete, steel, timber, masonry, and composites. It provides design principles and guidance in line with both British Standards and Eurocodes, current as of late 2007. Topics discussed include the philosophy of design, basic structural concepts, and material properties. After an introduction and overview of structural design, the book is conveniently divided into sections based on British Standards and Eurocodes.

Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction to Structural Design
Philosophy of Design
Basic Structural Concepts and Material Properties
Part Two: Structural Design to British Standards
Design in Reinforced Concrete to BS8110/BS8500
Design in Structural Steelwork to BS5950
Design in Unreinforced Masonry to BS5628, BS EN771, BS EN845 and BS EN998
Design in Timber to BS5268
Part Three: Structural Design to the Eurocodes
The Structural Eurocodes: An Introduction
Eurocode 2: Design of Concrete Structures
Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures
Eurocode 6: Masonry Design
Eurocode 5: Timber Design

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Chanakya Arya is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University College, London