Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction

Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction, 4th edition

  • Barry S. Onouye, 
  • Kevin Kane

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Overview

Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction introduces structural theory without relying on calculus. Illustrations and examples of building frameworks and components help you visualize connections between theoretical concepts and the experiential nature of buildings and materials.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2012

ISBN-13: 9780137547364

Subject: Construction Management & Civil Tech

Category: Construction Management

Table of contents

1. Introduction
1.1. Definition of Structure
1.2. Structural Design
1.3. Parallels in Nature
1.4. Loads on Structures
1.5. Basic Functional Requirements
1.6. Architectural Issues

2. Statics
2.1. Characteristics of a Force
2.2. Vector Addition
2.3. Force Systems
2.4. Equilibrium Equations: Two-Dimensional
2.5. Free-Body Diagrams of Rigid Bodies
2.6. Statical Indeterminacy and Improper Constraints

3. Analysis of Selected Determinate Structural Systems
3.1. Equilibrium of a Particle
3.2. Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies
3.3. Plane Trusses
3.4. Pinned Frames (Multiforce Members)
3.5. Three-Hinged Arches
3.6. Retaining Walls

4. Load Tracing
4.1. Load Tracing
4.2. Lateral Stability Load Tracing

5. Strength of Materials
5.1. Stress and Strain
5.2. Elasticity, Strength, and Deformation
5.3. Other Material Properties
5.4. Thermal Effects
5.5. Statically Indeterminate Members (Axially Loaded)

6. Cross-Sectional Properties of Structural Members
6.1. Center of Gravity-Centroids
6.2. Moment of Inertia of an Area
6.3. Moment of Inertia of Composite Areas
6.4. Radius of Gyration

7. Bending and Shear in Simple Beams
7.1. Classification of Beams and Loads
7.2. Shear and Bending Moment
7.3. Equilibrium Method for Shear and Moment Diagrams
7.4. Relationship Between Load, Transverse Shear, and Bending Moment
7.5. Semi-graphical Method for Load, Shear, and Moment Diagrams

8. Bending and Shear Stresses in Beams
8.1. Flexural Strain
8.2. Flexural (Bending) Stress Equation
8.3. Shearing Stress-Longitudinal and Transverse
8.4. Development of the General Shear Stress Equation
8.5. Deflection in Beams
8.6. Lateral Buckling in Beams
8.7. Introduction to Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD)

9. Column Analysis and Design
9.1. Short and Long Columns-Modes of Failure
9.2. End Support Conditions and Lateral Bracing
9.3. Axially Loaded Steel Columns
9.4. Axially Loaded Wood Columns
9.5. Columns Subjected to Combined Loading or Eccentricity

10. Structural Connections
10.1. Steel Bolted Connections
10.2. Welded Connections
10.3. Common Framing Details in Steel

11. STRUCTURE, CONSTRUCTION, AND ARCHITECTURE
11.1. Initiation of Project-Pre-design
11.2. Design Process
11.3. Schematic Design
11.4. Design Development and Construction Documents
11.5. Integration of Building Systems
11.6. Construction Sequence
11.7. Conclusion

Appendix:
Tables for STRUCTURAL Design
Lumber Section Properties
(a) Dimensioned Sizes-Rafters, Joists, and Studs
(b) Beams and Columns
Allowable Stress Design for Shapes Used as Beams
Structural Steel-Wide-Flange Shapes
Structural Steel-American Standard Shapes and Channels
Structural Steel-Tubing (square) and Pipe
Structural Steel-Angles
Definition of Metric (S.I.) Terms and Conversion Tables
Wide Flange Shapes (Abridged Listing)-S.I. Metric
Elastic Section Modulus-U.S. and S.I.
Western Glue-Laminated Sections-U.S. and S.I. Metric
Plastic Section Modulus -- Selected Beam Shapes

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