Conclusion. The wish of an engineer to know (exactly) how far a structure is from collapse cannot be fulfilled ... The calculated safety of a structure depends on the used mechanical model and the definition of safety within this model. The valueanbsp;...
|Title||:||Analyzing Uncertainty in Civil Engineering|
|Author||:||Wolfgang Fellin, Heimo Lessmann, Michael Oberguggenberger, Robert Vieider|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2005-12-27|