Building Pathology and Rehabilitation

Structural Rehabilitation of Old Buildings

Editors: Costa, Anibal, Guedes, Joao Miranda, Varum, Humberto (Eds.)

  • Describes the different construction systems and structural materials and elements within the main buildings typologies
  • Analyzes the particularities of each of building type
  • Includes general aspects of  laboratory and in-situ testing, numerical modeling, vulnerability assessment and construction maintenance
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This present book describes the different construction systems and structural materials and elements within the main buildings typologies, and it analyses the particularities of each of them, including, at the end, general aspects concerning laboratory and in-situ testing, numerical modeling, vulnerability assessment and construction maintenance.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Construction Systems

    Tavares, Alice (et al.)

    Pages 1-35

  • Structural Behaviour and Retrofitting of Adobe Masonry Buildings

    Varum, Humberto (et al.)

    Pages 37-75

  • Conservation and New Construction Solutions in Rammed Earth

    Silva, Rui A. (et al.)

    Pages 77-108

  • Characterization and Damage of Brick Masonry

    Lourenço, Paulo B. (et al.)

    Pages 109-130

  • Characterization and Reinforcement of Stone Masonry Walls

    Quelhas, Bruno (et al.)

    Pages 131-155

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eBook $99.00
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-39685-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Structural Rehabilitation of Old Buildings
Editors
  • Anibal Costa
  • Joao Miranda Guedes
  • Humberto Varum
Series Title
Building Pathology and Rehabilitation
Series Volume
2
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-39686-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-39686-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-39685-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-50899-2
Series ISSN
2194-9832
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 348
Number of Illustrations and Tables
77 b/w illustrations, 147 illustrations in colour
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