With contributions from: T. Aoki, C. Augarde, N. Bicanic, F. Genna, M. Gilbert, W.J. Harvey, E.A.W. Maunder, C. Melbourne, M. O'Gara, E. Papa, D. Ponniah, J. Robinson, P. Ronca, A.R. Selby, A.A. Sophocleous, C.A. Syrmakezis and J.M. Wilson.
This book provides a review of state-of-the-art techniques for modelling masonry, brickwork and blockwork structures. Topics included are: computational strategies for masonry; damage and failure models; earthquake and vibration; bridges and arches; modelling masonry; masonry cracking; non-linear modelling of masonry; masonry columns; masonry joints; practical masonry construction; masonry walls; dynamic behaviour of masonry; buckling of masonry structures; and historic masonry structures.
Saxe-Coburg Publications, hardback: 326 pages, 10 chapters
2001: ISBN 1-874672-04-0 price £95