Repairing or strengthening failing metallic structures traditionally involves using bulky and heavy external steel plates that often pose their own problems. The plates are generally prone to corrosion and overall fatigue. Fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP), a composite material made of a polymer matrix reinforced with fibers, offers a great alternative for strengthening metallic structures, especially steel structures such as bridges, buildings, offshore platforms, pipelines, and crane structures.
FRP-Strengthened Metallic Structures explores the behaviour and design of these structures, from basic concepts to design recommendations. It covers bond behaviour between FRP and steel, and describes improvement of fatigue performance, bending, compression, and bearing forces, strengthening of compression and steel tubular members, strengthening for enhanced fatigue and seismic performance, and strengthening against web crippling of steel sections. It also provides examples of performance improvement by FRP strengthening.
• Summarizes worldwide research on the FRP strengthening of metallic structures
• Contains several topics not generally covered in existing texts
• Presents comprehensive, topical references throughout the book
The book outlines the applications, existing design guidance, and special characteristics of FRP composites within the context of their use in structural strengthening. While the major focus is on steel structures, it also describes others, such as aluminium structures. This book is suitable for structural engineers, researchers, and university students interested in the FRP strengthening technique.
Xiao-Ling Zhao is chair of structural engineering at Monash University, Australia, and is author of Concrete-Filled Tubular Members and Connections, also published by Taylor & Francis.Biografía del autor:
Prof. Xiao-Ling Zhao obtained his BE and ME from Shanghai JiaoTong University, China, both his PhD and Doctor of Engineering from The University of Sydney, while his MBA (Executive) was jointly awarded by The University of Sydney and University of New South Wales. He was appointed as chair of structural engineering at Monash University in 2001. Prof. Zhao has received fellowships from The Royal Academy of Engineering UK, Swiss National Science Foundation, Humboldt Foundation, Japan Society for Promotion of Science and Chinese "1000-talent" program. He chairs the International Institute of FRP for Construction working group on FRP Strengthened Metallic Structures.
"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. This is an International Edition Brand New Hardcover Same Title Author and Edition as listed. Standard Delivery within 6-14 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box address in US. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" or "For sale in Asia only" or similar restrictions- printed only to discourage students from obtaining an affordable copy. US Court has asserted your right to buy and use International edition. Access code/CD may not provided with these editions. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Nº de ref. de la librería OA9780415468213
Descripción CRC Press. Estado de conservación: New. 0415468213 This is an International Edition. Brand New, Hardcover, Delivery within 6-14 business days, Similar Contents as U.S Edition, ISBN and Cover design may differ, printed in Black & White. Choose Expedited shipping for delivery within 3-8 business days. We do not ship to PO Box, APO , FPO Address. In some instances, subjects such as Management, Accounting, Finance may have different end chapter case studies and exercises. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" and "Content may different from U.S. Edition" - printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. The U.S. Supreme Court has asserted your right to purchase international editions, and ruled on this issue. Access code/CD is not provided with these editions , unless specified. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Nº de ref. de la librería SO9780415468213
Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97804154682130000000
Descripción Estado de conservación: New. This item is Print on Demand - Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería POD_9780415468213
Descripción 2013. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VT-9780415468213
Descripción CRC Press, 2016. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Nº de ref. de la librería ria9780415468213_lsuk
Descripción Crc Pr I Llc, 2013. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 1. Nº de ref. de la librería SONG0415468213
Descripción CRC Press, 2013. Hardback. Estado de conservación: NEW. 9780415468213 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Nº de ref. de la librería HTANDREE0395112
Descripción CRC Press, 2013. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Delivered from our US warehouse in 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND.Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IP-9780415468213
Descripción CRC Pr I Llc, 2013. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 263 pages. 9.25x6.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería __0415468213