Architecture arrow Structural Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture VIII

Structural Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture VIII


Edited By: C.A. BREBBIA, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK


Price: £328.00
ISBN: 978-1-85312-968-1
Pages: 864
Series Volume: 16
Published: 2003
Hardback




Book Description


This book contains papers presented at the Eighth International Conference on Structural Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture (STREMAH). The pre-eminent conference series dealing with this area, the STREMAH meetings provide an ideal forum for architects, curators, engineers, art historians, surveyors and archaeologists to exchange opinions and experiences, present state-of-the-art scientific research and practical findings, and discuss problems and solutions.

Over 80 papers are included and these cover topics such as: Historical and Architectural Aspects; Deterioration, Protection and Evaluation of Materials; Simulation and Modelling; Structural Issues; Prevention of Structural Damage; Seismic Behaviour; Case Studies; Maintenance and Repairs; Material Problems; and Timber Constructions. Contributions to two special sessions on The Structural Conservation of the Archaeological Heritage of Italy and Long Term Behaviour of Masonry Structures: Learning from Failures, are also featured.




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