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The BFIRES/VERSION I computer program for simulating emergency egress behaviour during building fires is presented, and findings regarding the program's validity are discussed. A computer simulation experiment was conducted to compare outcomes from BFIRES runs with data selected from an archival...
This paper presents a report on the theoretical, experimental and constructional problems related to a Hyperbolic-Paraboloid (H-P) shell of an inverted umbrella type, supported on a single column. The geometry of an H-P shell model of 1 metre by 1 metre and 3cm thick was chosen for study in this...
The objective in this paper is to investigate whether a key element of the professional tradition—the role of the architect as agent of the building entrepreneur—continues to be an appropriate means for enhancing the design capability and authority of architects in the newer, more participative...
Steel frame folded plate roofs offer the possibility of providing large column free areas, and they have an interesting appearance. The only available method for the appropriate design of these frames is the Baer method. This method has many shortcomings and cannot be used in all circumstances....
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