S.K. Ghosh, Susan Dowty, and Prabuddha Dasgupta describe the revisions to the seismic load requirements set forth in Standard ASCE 7-10, Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.
T. Eric Stafford summarizes the changes to the wind load requirements set forth in the latest edition of the Standard for minimum design loads.
Michael O'Rourke provides a detailed and authoritative interpretation of the snow load provisions of Standard ASCE/SEI 7-10.
Standard ASCE/SEI 19-10 provides requirements for the structural design, construction contract documents, fabrication, and installation of cables for use as structural elements for the support and bracing of buildings and other cable-supported structures.
This collection contains more than 330 papers presented at the 2010 Structures Congress and 19th Analysis and Computation Specialty Conference, held in Orlando, Florida, May 12-15, 2010.
This Standard provides minimum criteria for the design and performance of membrane-covered cable and rigid member structures, collectively known as tensile membrane structures.
Mehta and Coulbourne explain the wind load provisions of Standard ASCE/SEI 7-05 as they affect the planning, design, and construction of buildings for residential and commercial purposes.