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Synergy Between Structural And Architectural Engineering: The Point Of View Of The Structural Engineer

Author(s): L. Pyl, T. Tysmans, W. P. De Wilde, C. W. M. Sitters & H. Hendrickx

Pages: 13 Page Range: 1 - 13 Size: 1,146 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Microstructural And Mechanical Characterization Of Magnesium Based Alloy MA14 (ZK60 A): Evolution Under Deformation And Heat Treatment

Author(s): E. F. Volkova

Pages: 7 Page Range: 17 - 23 Size: 923 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Identification Of Material Constitutive Law Constants Using Machining Tests: A Response Surface Methodology Based Approach

Author(s): M. Daoud, W. Jomaa, J. F. Chatelain, A. Bouzid & V. Songmene

Pages: 12 Page Range: 25 - 36 Size: 839 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Tracking Heat-affected Zone Cracking Susceptibility In Standard And Modified Heat Treated IN 738 Superalloy Welds

Author(s): L. O. Osoba & M. O. H. Amuda

Pages: 11 Page Range: 37 - 47 Size: 814 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Properties Of Innovated Mortars Utilizing Secondary Raw Material

Author(s): M. Čáchová, D. Koňáková, E. Vejmelkokvá, M. Keppert, P. Reiterman & R. Černý

Pages: 8 Page Range: 49 - 56 Size: 466 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Specimen Size On Cancellous Bone Microstructural Parameters

Author(s): K. Tanaka, S. Sezaki, S. Enoki & T. Katayama

Pages: 10 Page Range: 57 - 66 Size: 581 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Prediction Of Roll Separating Force In A Roll Pass Design Of Micro-alloyed Steel Rods

Author(s): T. El-Bitar, M. El-Meligy & E. El-Shenawy

Pages: 13 Page Range: 67 - 79 Size: 627 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Physicochemical Characterization Of Modified Multicomponent Binder Mortar In Relation To Calcium Hydroxide Leaching

Author(s): N. Mohamed Sutan, I. Yakub, S. Hamdan & Z. A. Talib

Pages: 10 Page Range: 81 - 90 Size: 829 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Selection Of Conductive Yarns For Knitting An Electrical Heating Element

Author(s): I. Šahta, I. Baltina, N. Truskovska, J. Blums & E. Deksnis

Pages: 12 Page Range: 91 - 102 Size: 1,560 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Physicochemical Characterization Of Polymer Composite Cement Systems

Author(s): N. Mohamed Sutan, I. Yakub & S. Hamdan

Pages: 9 Page Range: 103 - 111 Size: 1,474 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Numerical Experiments For Inverse Analysis Of Material Properties And Size In Functionally Graded Materials Using The Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm

Author(s): H. Sakurai

Pages: 12 Page Range: 115 - 126 Size: 506 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Dynamic Responses Of A Steel Composite Bridge Subjected To A Moving High Speed Train Load In Comparison With A PSC Box Girder Bridge

Author(s): S. Kim, H. Kim & J. Lee

Pages: 12 Page Range: 127 - 150 Size: 764 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Process Development For 3D Laser Lithography

Author(s): N. Kaste, A. Filbert, U. Mescheder, T. Rang & G. Rang

Pages: 12 Page Range: 139 - 150 Size: 865 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Mesostructure On Strain Rate Dependent Behaviour In High Strength Steel Sheets

Author(s): K. Natori, R. Kishi, H. Shimahara, Y. Arao & T. Tanaka

Pages: 12 Page Range: 151 - 162 Size: 1,150 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Mitigation Of The Progressive Collapse Of A 9-storey Structure Incorporating United States Department Of Defence Guidelines

Author(s): M. Izadifar, R. Naghshbandi, R. Abadi & Ir. A. Ahmad

Pages: 11 Page Range: 163 - 173 Size: 1,157 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Study Of A CVT Belt Using The Composite Material Of Carbon Fiber-reinforced Thermoplastic Resin

Author(s): T. Minagawa, T. Tanaka, A. Yoshihiko, T. Ichiki & A. Inoue

Pages: 12 Page Range: 177 - 188 Size: 794 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Effect Of The Amount Of Process Control Agent On The Properties Of Cu25W Composite Powder

Author(s): S. Biyik & M. Aydin

Pages: 12 Page Range: 189 - 200 Size: 3,205 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The High Temperature Resistance Of A Para-aramid Fibre-reinforced Concrete Composite

Author(s): D. Koňáková, M. Čáchová, K. Polozhiy, E. Vejmelková, M. Keppert & R. Černý

Pages: 11 Page Range: 201 - 211 Size: 603 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Reinforcing Concrete Shells With Cement Composite Stay-in-place Formwork: Numerical Analysis Of A Case Study

Author(s): E. Verwimp, T. Tysmans & M. Mollaert

Pages: 11 Page Range: 213 - 223 Size: 4,600 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Crashworthiness Response Of Honeycomb Metallic-GFRP Energy Absorption Devices

Author(s): L. Romera, J. Paz, M. Costas, J. D´ıaz & S. Hern´andez

Pages: 10 Page Range: 225 - 234 Size: 837 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Heat Transfer Analyses Of Natural Fibre Composites

Author(s): H. Takagi, A. N. Nakagaito & K. Liu

Pages: 7 Page Range: 237 - 243 Size: 372 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Development Of The Fabrication Process Of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polylactide (PLA) Nanofiber And Evaluation Of Its Mechanical Properties

Author(s): K. Tanaka, M. Hashimoto, M. Nagura & T. Katayama

Pages: 9 Page Range: 245 - 253 Size: 2,699 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Proximity Heating Of CFRTP Molding Dies By Using High-frequency Direct Current

Author(s): K. Tanaka, R. Sue, K. Iwamoto & T. Katayama

Pages: 8 Page Range: 255 - 262 Size: 453 kb Price: Free (open access)

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FEM Analysis Of The Temperature Distribution Of CFRTP Pipe Mold With Direct Resistance Heating

Author(s): K. Tanaka, Y. Matsuura, R. Harada, T. Katayama & S. Enoki

Pages: 8 Page Range: 265 - 272 Size: 891 kb Price: Free (open access)

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CFRTP Molding Method Of The Three-dimensional Shape By Using Direct Resistance Heating To Carbon Fiber

Author(s): S. Enoki, K. Moriito, K. Tanaka & T. Katayama

Pages: 10 Page Range: 273 - 282 Size: 1,005 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of The Molecular Weight Of Polycarbonate On The Impact Resistance Of Continuous Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polycarbonate Composites

Author(s): K. Tanaka, H. Koriyama, S. Isshiki, T. Katayama & M. Shinohara

Pages: 7 Page Range: 283 - 289 Size: 1,362 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Evaluation Of The Interfacial And Interlaminar Shear Strength Of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polycarbonate Made By A Unidirectional Sheet

Author(s): K. Tanaka, M. Suzue, S. Isshiki, M. Shinohara & T. Katayama

Pages: 9 Page Range: 291 - 299 Size: 1,670 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Effect Of Crystallinity On The Mechanical Properties Of Plain Woven Carbon Reinforced Composites Using Polypropylene

Author(s): H. Katogi & K. Takemura

Pages: 9 Page Range: 301 - 309 Size: 685 kb Price: Free (open access)

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High-speed Compression Molding Of Continuous Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene

Author(s): S. Enoki, K. Kojima, S. Mizuno, K. Katayama & K. Tanaka

Pages: 5 Page Range: 311 - 315 Size: 342 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Formability Evaluation Of Carbon Fiber NCF By A Non-contact 3D Strain Measurement System And The Effects Of Blank Folder Force On Its Formability

Author(s): K. Tanaka, R. Ushiyama, T. Katayama, S. Enoki & H. Sakamoto

Pages: 10 Page Range: 317 - 326 Size: 927 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Mode I Interlaminar Fracture Toughness Of Carbon Fiber/epoxy Resin Composite With Freezing After Water Absorption

Author(s): H. Katogi & K. Takemura

Pages: 8 Page Range: 327 - 334 Size: 1,459 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Optimization Of Steel Penstock In A Bored Tunnel

Author(s): S. Kravanja

Pages: 9 Page Range: 337 - 345 Size: 606 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Sustainable Design Using Multiobjective Optimization Of High-strength Concrete I-beams

Author(s): T. García-Segura, V. Yepes & J. Alcalá

Pages: 12 Page Range: 347 - 358 Size: 615 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Seismic Shakedown Design Of Frames Based On A Probabilistic Approach

Author(s): S. Benfratello, L. Palizzolo & P. Tabbuso

Pages: 12 Page Range: 359 - 370 Size: 475 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Performance Of Surrogate Models In Reliability-based Design Optimization

Author(s): M. Cid Montoya, J. D´ıaz & S. Hern´andez

Pages: 10 Page Range: 371 - 380 Size: 2,243 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Diagonalization Strategies In Search Of Structural Optimization

Author(s): M. T. Rodríguez-León & J. Sánchez

Pages: 11 Page Range: 381 - 391 Size: 2,814 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Some Applications Of Reliability Based Design Optimization In Engineering Structures

Author(s): C. López, A. Baldomir & S. Hernández

Pages: 12 Page Range: 393 - 404 Size: 2,841 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Application Of Differential Evolution To HVAC Optimization

Author(s): R. W. Derksen & H. Guenther

Pages: 11 Page Range: 407 - 417 Size: 498 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Atypical Design Optimisation Of Structures: Case Studies

Author(s): A. Maheri

Pages: 12 Page Range: 419 - 430 Size: 637 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Predictive Service Life Analysis Of Characteristic Applications Of Zeolite Concrete In Building Structures

Author(s): V. Kočí, M. Jerman, J. Maděra & R. Černý

Pages: 12 Page Range: 431 - 442 Size: 730 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Modeling The Thermal Performance Of Passive Roofing Systems In A Tropical Climate

Author(s): S. Tong & H. Li

Pages: 10 Page Range: 443 - 452 Size: 1,068 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Compression Characteristics Of Spheroidal Graphite Cast Iron Pipe Members

Author(s): T. Yamaguchi & Y. Kimura

Pages: 9 Page Range: 455 - 463 Size: 611 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Optimal Design Of Through-truss Steel Bridges

Author(s): C. Maraveas, A. Papagiannakis, K. Miamis & K. Tasiouli

Pages: 12 Page Range: 465 - 476 Size: 1,704 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Behaviour Of Creep Of Timber Beams Under Natural Environmental Conditions

Author(s): A. Brokans & L. Ozola

Pages: 11 Page Range: 479 - 489 Size: 787 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Insulating Timber-framed Walls Of Historical Buildings Using Modern Technologies And Materials

Author(s): M. Jarosz

Pages: 8 Page Range: 491 - 498 Size: 1,198 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Accelerated Corrosion Tests Of Waste-gated Turbocharger’s Adjustable And Fixed End Links

Author(s): K. Wilton-Smith, Z. Khan, A. Saeed & M. Hadfield

Pages: 8 Page Range: 501 - 508 Size: 704 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Impact Of The Soil Resistivity On IR Drop When Applying A Cathodic Protection System With Galvanic Anodes On PCCP

Author(s): A. Mujezinović & A. Muharemović

Pages: 9 Page Range: 509 - 517 Size: 1,122 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Acid Pretreatment Of The Plated Substrate On The Hardness Of The Carbon Plating Film Formed By Using A Molten Salt Electrochemical Process

Author(s): K. Tanaka, Y. Okumura, H. Kurooka, T. Katayama, A. Yukawa & Y. Ueda

Pages: 10 Page Range: 521 - 530 Size: 2,208 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Improving The Performance Of Magnesium Alloys For Automotive Applications

Author(s): R. O. Hussein & D. O. Northwood

Pages: 14 Page Range: 531 - 544 Size: 808 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Microstructure And Wear Behaviour Of Sintered Astaloy 85Mo

Author(s): K. E. Öksüz, T. Gün & M. Şimşir

Pages: 8 Page Range: 545 - 552 Size: 1,023 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Microstructure And Properties Of NiCrBSiC Overlay Coatings Deposited By The Plasma Scanning Process

Author(s): T. Simeonova, M. Tongov & G. Avdeev

Pages: 12 Page Range: 553 - 564 Size: 3,234 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Electric Discharge Machining Of Die Steel DIN 1.2714 And DIN 1.2343 On Surface Characteristics And Performance Measures

Author(s): M. A. Majid & A. M. Issa

Pages: 13 Page Range: 565 - 577 Size: 1,072 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Bio-compatible Polymer Coatings Using Low Temperature, Atmospheric Pressure Plasma

Author(s): S. Farhat, M. Gilliam, A. Zand & M. Rabago-Smith

Pages: 9 Page Range: 579 - 587 Size: 513 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Polyaniline Coated Curauá Fibres In Polyamide-6 Composites: The Effect Of Fibre Surface Modification On The Crystallographic Properties

Author(s): J. R. Araujo, C. B. Adamo, E. Robertis, A. Kuznetsov, B. Archanjo, C. A. Achete & M.-A. De Paoli

Pages: 11 Page Range: 589 - 599 Size: 974 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Insulation Of Flexible Light Emitting Display For Smart Clothing

Author(s): I. Parkova & A. Viļumsone

Pages: 12 Page Range: 603 - 614 Size: 817 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Estimation Of Soil Pore-water Pressure Variations Using A Thin Plate Spline Basis Function

Author(s): M. R. Mustafa, R. B. Rezaur, M. H. Isa & H. Rahardjo

Pages: 10 Page Range: 615 - 624 Size: 692 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Advancing İznik Tiles To The 21st Century By Applying Nano Structured Materials

Author(s): E. Gunay, M. Sariguzel & C. Imer

Pages: 12 Page Range: 627 - 638 Size: 720 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Reduction In Permeability Of Concrete, Mortar And Plasters By A Chemical Which Retards Water Percolation And Salt Transfer

Author(s): B. Sengupta & A. K. Chakraborty

Pages: 12 Page Range: 639 - 650 Size: 1,825 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Effectiveness Of Sustainable Floating Structures In The Gulf Region (Middle East)

Author(s): A. Ghafooripour, E. Nezamifar, O. Ogwuda & M. Sun

Pages: 12 Page Range: 653 - 664 Size: 1,355 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Silica Aerogel On The Thermal Conductivity Of Cement Paste For The Construction Of Concrete Buildings In Sustainable Cities

Author(s): M. F. Khamidi, C. Glover, S. A. Farhan, N. H. A. Puad & M. F. Nuruddin

Pages: 10 Page Range: 665 - 674 Size: 766 kb Price: Free (open access)

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High Performance and Optimum Design of Structures and Materials


Transaction

WIT Transactions on The Built Environment

Volume

137

Print ISBN

978-1-84564-774-2

Edited By

W.P. De Wilde, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium; S. Hernández, University of A Coruña, Spain; C.A. Brebbia, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK

Online ISSN

1743-3509

Published

2014

Pages

704