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Unformatted text preview: 5.0 hours Space frames 3.5 hours Membrane structures 4.0 hours Hyperbolic paraboloids 3.5 hours Textbook: References: 1. Billington, David P. Thin Shell Concrete Structures , 2 nd Edition, McGraw-Hill, 1982 2. Otto, Frei. Tensile Structures , MIT Press, 1969. 3. Ishii, Kazuo. Membrane Structures in Japan , SPS Publishing Company, 1995. 4. Irvine Max. Cable Structures , Dover Publications, 1981. 5. Taiyo Kogyo Corp. Membrane Structures , 1991. 6. Schueller, Wolfgang. The Design of Building Structures , Prentice-Hall, 1996. Coursework: A design project for long-span structures on group or individual basis. Assessment: Type Percentage of Total (%) Description Written examination 60% Coursework 40% Design project _________________________________________________________________________________________ Department of Civil Engineering, THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG 1...
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course CIVIL 6049 taught by Professor Can'tremember during the Spring '12 term at HKU.
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