Design of Structural Elements

Concrete, Steelwork, Masonry and Timber Designs to British Standards and Eurocodes, Third Edition

By Chanakya Arya

© 2009 – CRC Press

504 pages

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About the Book

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

About the Author

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

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC063000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Structural